Sellstate Ace Realty
MARYANN WATKINS, Sellstate Ace RealtyPhone: (720) 984-6850
Email: [email protected]

MARYANN WATKINS' Blog

Posted on 08/02/2020
What to Expect at an Open House
Image by Agover from Pixabay Where do you start when you first consider purchasing a home? Buyers who are new to the real estate market may not know exactly what they want in a house or where they want to live. While the dream homes found online, in magazines, and on your favorite television show are great resources...
+ 1 more
Read More
Posted on 07/26/2020
How to Expedite the Homebuying Journey
A seamless home search may be a dream come true for property buyers. Yet for those who want to accelerate the homebuying journey, problems sometimes may arise that make it tough to streamline a home search. Fortunately, there are many things you can do to speed up a home search and find your dream house without delay. Now, let's...
Read More
Posted on 07/19/2020
Tips to Stay Dry When Moving in the Rain
Image by Matheus Bertelli from Pexels Often, you cannot choose the timing of your move. If the rainy season happens to be in full swing, moisture could become an added challenge to your relocation strategy. Even a drizzle could cause damage to your property but you can avoid issues if you are prepared. Below are tips on how...
+ 1 more
Read More
Posted on 07/12/2020
Private Mortgage Insurance and Why It Is Required
Image by StartupStockPhotos from Pixabay In general, if you have less than 20 percent of a down payment for the house you want, you will have to pay private mortgage insurance (PMI). This insurance is a cost to you to protect the lender if you default on the loan. In most cases, it’s better to save the 20...
+ 1 more
Read More
Posted on 07/07/2020
Update Your Kitchen to Sell
Image by StudioDin from Shutterstock Homeowners wishing to sell their home for top dollar might consider a kitchen remodel to increase its value and efficiency. Aside from the kitchen being the heart of the home, it also has several surfaces you can quickly upgrade that affect the entire space. The tips below give you a guide to which...
+ 1 more
Read More
Posted on 06/30/2020
Another Property Sold - 3741 Harvard Place, Broomfield, CO 80023
Anthem stunning home on an over sized corner lot with a walk out basement and no neighbors behind. Spectacular mountain views of Flatirons, Longs Peak and the Front Range. Start your mornings on your back covered deck watching the hot air balloons majestically float through the sky. This home has it all! Over $270,000 in upgrades! You have access to the 48 connecting miles of Anthem trails right out your front door. This home welcomes you in with lots of natural sunlight into its spacious open floor plan. The beautiful wide plank floors flow effortlessly through the entire first floor. The immaculate kitchen features a large kitchen...
+ 2 more
Read More
Posted on 06/28/2020
DIY: Rolling Plant Caddy
Photo by Huy Phan from Pexels Plants and flower pots can be heavy items to move around. The good news is you can eliminate the trouble with a rolling plant caddy. You can build one yourself using rustic wood or precut pieces from your local home store. Stability is the key here. Plan to build the caddy large...
+ 1 more
Read More
Posted on 06/21/2020
What Determines Homeowners’ Insurance Costs?
Photo by Designer491 via Shutterstock If you’re new to homeownership, one of your first expenses is homeowner’s insurance. Not to be confused with mortgage insurance, your homeowner policy protects you in the event of a catastrophe. Factors that Impact the Cost of Home Insurance The cost of your home is only one factor in an extensive list of...
Read More
Posted on 06/14/2020
Pay the Lowest-Possible Price for a House
Finding a deal on a new home sometimes can be difficult. Fortunately, we're here to help you shop for your dream residence so you can discover a house that matches your budget perfectly. Now, let's take a look at three tips to ensure you can pay the lowest-possible price for your dream residence. 1. Be Aggressive During Your Home...
Read More
Posted on 06/07/2020
How Should You Promote Your House to Buyers?
Promoting a house to potential buyers sometimes can be difficult. Fortunately, there are lots of things that you can do to stir up interest in your residence. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you promote your residence to buyers. 1. Upgrade Your Home's Curb Appeal Amazing curb appeal is essential, particularly for a seller who...
Read More
Posted on 05/31/2020
Streamline Your House Search
If you want to streamline your home search, there is no need to worry. In fact, there are several things you can do to quickly and effortlessly discover a great house at a budget-friendly price. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you streamline your search for your ideal house. 1. Create Homebuying Criteria Homebuying criteria...
+ 1 more
Read More
Posted on 05/24/2020
Caring for Wooden Decks and Porches
Image by StockSnap from Pixabay If you plan to add a deck to your home, begin by selecting quality pressure-treated or composite building material. If you build with pressure-treated wood, let the porch or deck set raw — without paint or stain — for at least six months to a year. The longer you let it set, the...
+ 1 more
Read More
Showing Results
1 - 12 of59