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Web Admin - Tuesday, December 17, 2013

More and more people these days are turning to renting properties instead of owning them.  When moving, either the first time or after multiple moves, a person goes through the checklist of “should I buy or should I rent”?  The lists of positives that are condusive to rent include the responsibility of handling the cost and scheduling of routine and emergency repairs or major household renovations, dealing with a mortgage and a mortgage company and the price of property taxes and insurance.  These are things that most, if not all, homeowners experience in their time being a homeowner.  Read More

Getting to Know The Millennials, The Next Generation of Homebuyers

Web Admin - Tuesday, August 06, 2013

Also known as Gen Yers or Generation Y, they want smart homes instead of luxury homes; smaller, functional homes instead of sprawling McMansions and they are do-it-yourselfers who want to gut those cookie cutter homes, room-by-room and remodel them in the image of their own lifestyle, according to a Better Homes and Gardens (BHG) Real Estate survey. Read Full Story  Read More

Will Eminent Domain Help Underwater Homeowners?

Web Admin - Saturday, July 27, 2013

In a bold move fueled by the desperate calls for help from homeowners, the city of Richmond, California, is seeking to buy underwater mortgages and refinance them back to the homeowner at a more affordable cost. Read Full Story  Read More

HOA Insurance Proaction in Action

Web Admin - Saturday, July 20, 2013

One of the biggest traps for common wall homeowner associations like condominiums is that their insurance coverage often permits payment of claims that rightly belong to homeowners. This is due to the broad or 'blanket' coverage nature of the policy. In effect, the insurance carrier looks to the board to determine whether it should pay a claim or not. If given no direction, the carrier usually errs on the side of the homeowner. Read Full Story  Read More

Homeownership Dream Loses Status, Gains Investment Appeal

Web Admin - Saturday, July 13, 2013

The combination of rising rates and rising prices has made owning 20 percent more expensive, but rising prices make housing look like a better financial bet. Read Full Story  Read More

Know Your Rights Under The Fair Housing Act Before You Sue

Web Admin - Saturday, July 06, 2013

A recent Virginia case involving the U.S. Fair Housing Act is a cautionary tale for disabled people suing their homeowners associations for accommodations and for the associations fighting the disputes. Read Full Story  Read More

Pending Home Sales Squeezed by Changing Mortgage Rates

Web Admin - Saturday, June 29, 2013

Pending home sales were squeezed by changing mortgage rates during the month of June. According to the National Association of Realtors, the pending home sales index dropped 0.4% to 110.9. June numbers were still 10.9% higher than those reached in 2012. Read Full Story  Read More

Who Gets The Deposit When The Buyer Cancels?

Web Admin - Saturday, June 22, 2013

Even in a market with low inventory and high demand, there still may be reasons for a buyer to want to cancel a purchase agreement. When that happens, a dispute may arise as to whether the buyer's deposit money is to be returned or whether the seller is entitled to keep it. Who is right? As always, it depends. Read Full Story  Read More

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5025 S. Federal Blvd.
Englewood, CO 80110

Phone: 303-922-6333
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Bishop Realty & Management

5025 S. Federal Blvd.
Englewood, CO 80110

Phone: 303-922-6333
Email Us!