Janice Holloway's Blog Posts

Janice Holloway's Blog Posts

Nov 14 2019 14182 1
Today I am thankful for so many things.  The sun is shining, I am at a job that I love, I have a wonderful grandson that means the world to me, my daughters have grown to be w...

What Do You Serve For Thanksgiving
I have been asked if I serve Ham or Turkey or both for Thanksgiving.  What do you say.  Let me know and I will post the general consensus.  If you have a list of wha...

Veterans Day
What does Veterans Day mean to you?  To me...I am thankful for all Veterans that are or have served to keep me and my family safe.  My Great Grandfather, father, uncle an...

Summer Meals
What is your go to summer meal?  I don't think you can miss on a Ribeye and potatoes, but....  What else is out there?  I sliced a head of cauliflower yesterday.&nbs...

What To Do In Colorado For A Long Weekend
What do you do for fun in Colorado?  We have gone to all the hot springs.  That was so enjoyable.  Estes Park is a favorite but for this weekend, there are no rooms ...

How To Choose An Home Inspector
So you made an offer, it was accepted, and now your next task is to have the home inspected prior to closing.How to Choose an InspectorWe have a short list of inspectors that we...

Buyer Demand Continues To Outpace The Supply
The #1 reason to list your house this year is that: Buyer Demand Continues To Outpace The Supply  New and existing inventory is not keeping up with the fast pace hom...

The 5 Most Desirable Places To Live In America
According to U.S. News and World ReportColorado Springs is #2  Honolulu is #1, then #3 is Denver and then San Diego and Seattle.  WOW we are #2.Why you ask?Metro populati...

4 Reasons To Buy This Spring
1 Prices are continuing to Rise.       Call me and we can talk about this.2  Mortgage Rates have started to Rise.     Call me and I will giv...

Mar 31 2017 14182 2
Whether you are looking for a primary residence for the first time or are considering a vacation home on the shore, now may be the time to buy.If you are a person rents, did you kn...

Mar 31 2017 14182 1
Love this rain.  I am so excited for green grass, beautiful flowers and shade trees.  I have been started my seeds for my peppers and tomatoes.  My garlic is now up ...

Feb 23 2017 14182 4
3 Questions to ask if you are considering purchasing a home.1. Why am I buying a home in the first place? The four major reasons why people buy a home have nothing to do wit...

Feb 23 2017 14182 3
I love Colorado Springs,  It was a nice morning, not cold, the sun was shining.  THEN the snow came in and it was white out.  Looked like winter was back.  Then...

Feb 23 2017 14182 2
Reported in the 2017 Rental affordability report, buying a home is more affordable that renting in 354 or the 540 U.S. counties that were analyzed.  The report found that maki...

Feb 23 2017 14182 1
Have you been thinking about selling?  Now is a great time.1. Demand is strong.  Our inventory on listed houses is really low.2. There is less competition now.  ...

Jan 31 2017 14182 2
What credit score do you need to purchase a home?  Fannie Mae's survey says that 59% of Americans either don't know or are misinformed.  Many think that  a good scor...

Jan 31 2017 14182 1
Is the down payment stopping you from looking to buy a house?  Many believe that you need to put 20% down to purchase.  There are many programs that allow you to put as l...

Right Now Maybe A Great Time To List Your Home
Families across the country are deciding if this year is a good year to sell their current home and upgrade to their dream home.  Many will decide to wait until the spring "bu...

What Is Your Dream For 2017
What is your dream for 2017?  If a new home is in your future don't wait.  If you are a first time home buyer the process can be scary.  If you are a seasoned buyer ...

Build Your Familys Nest Egg
Not only is homeownership something to be proud of but it also offers you and your family the ability to build equity that you can borrow against in the future.  If you are re...

Consumer Alert Division Of Real Estate Urges Colorado Home Buyers And Sellers To Be On Alert For Em
Please read.  There are ways to protect yourself and we can help you. Just make sure you are aware of what is going on.Cybercriminals targeting home buyers and sellers nation...

Turkey Tips And Family Stuffing Recipe
Remove a turkey from the fridge about an hour before placing it in the oven.Don't stuff the bird.  It is best to cook the stuffing and the bird separately.  This method r...

The First Thing To Do To Get Ready For Buying A House
Here are 5 items that you need to do to get ready for a mortgage.1 Find out what your credit history and score is.  A lender can help you with this.2 Start gathering your docu...

What Are You Thankful For
Looking on facebook I am seeing a lot of daily post of what people are thankful for.  What are you Thankful for? 1. My wonderful family and friends.2. A life and job that...

First Time Home Buyers Median Age 31
Did you know that 56% of First Time Home Buyers are between the age of 25-34.  WOW, The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently released their 2016 Profile of Ho...

What Is Your Favorite Season
Fall in Colorado is special.  Denver Broncos season is in full swing.The Aspen leaves are about to change.Pumpkin Spice is everywhere.Kids are back in school.Air Force Footbal...

Where Are The Best Places To See Fall Colors
Love the fall colors?  Here are 9 places in the Pikes Peak Region to check out.Rainbow GulchCatamount ReservoirCheyenne Mountain State ParkGold Belt Scenic BywayMueller State ...

4 Reasons To Buy A Home Now
Realtor.com® recently highlighted several reasons why the best time  to buy is rightnow 1. Lower home prices.   October can offer the best month for home deals.2. L...

Reasons To Own A Home
No matter what shape or size your living space is, the concept and feeling of "home", can mean different things to different people.  Whether it's a certain scent or a favorit...

Importance Of Using A Real Estate Agent When Selling Your Home
When a homeowner decides to sell their house, they obviously want the best possible price with the least amount of hassles.  However, for the vast majority of sellers, the mos...

Sep 23 2016 14182 1
Now is one of my favorite times.  Fall harvest and canning.  My tomatoes are not getting ripe but I have canned a few as I made and canned some spaghetti sauce for&n...

What Does The 4th Of July Mean To You
The 4th of July was my dad's favorite holiday.  Christmas was the next one in line.  He celebrated our Independence Day by helping the community of Harlowton Montana...

Now Is The Time To Buy
Both new home sales and existing home sales are up month to month and year-over=year.Inventory remains low which continues to drive home prices up as demand continues to exceed the...

Housing Market
"In spite of deficient supply levels, stock market volaility and the paltry economic growth seen so far this year, the housing market did show resilience and had its best first qua...

Jun 1 2016 14182 1
You have decided to sell your house.  What now?  You need to choose a realtor.  You need to find an agent that you trust.  One that you feel comfortable with. &...

Have A Wonderful Weekend
Happy Memorial Day.  I hope each and every one of you has a wonderful weekend.  I would also like to thank each and everyone of our service men and women, past, present a...

Should I Buy Or Rent
Should you purchase a home now or not? Is now a good time to rent? NOW is NOT a good time to rent.A recentWall Street Journalarticle reports that rents rose "faster last year tha...

Colorado Foreclosures
Looking for a foreclosed property?  There are not as many out there as you may think.  CoreLogic, in their most recent National Foreclosure Report, reported tha...

Lanternfest April 16th
This is spectacular.  I couldn't believe it the first time I saw it.  Thousands of people gathering all over in awe at the sight of biodegradable lanterns floating t...

Apr 8 2016 14182 3
Looking for the DREAM HOME?  Don't wait.  The housing market has stabilized; and more and more homeowners are considering moving up to their Dream Homes. Prices are still...

Apr 8 2016 14182 2
Did you know that Rents in the Springs rose 11.4% last month, compared to last the same month last year.  WOW.  This is according to Apartment List, a San Francisco-...

Apr 8 2016 14182 1
Single?  More singles are Falling for their Dream Home.  24% of all recent buyers were single at the time of purchasing.  47% of Single men cite the Primary  re...

Spring Ahead
This Sunday the time "springs ahead" and the housing market will soon "Spring Forward".  The lack of inventory available for sale in the market right now is what is holding ba...

Colorado Springs 5 On Best Places To Live
U.S. News and World Report has released its list of the best places to live in America and Colorado Springs is #5Out of the 100 cities ranked, Denver topped the list at number one....

Buy Your Dream Home Today
"Go confidently in the direction of your dreams, live the life you have imagined"                 &n...

Cajun Desserts
We are having our monthly potluck and sales meeting at Keller Williams.   The theme is "Cajun".  I looked up Cajun Desserts and found bananas, pine apples and pecans. &nb...

Are You Thinking Of Buying Check This Out
Rates have again fallen to historic lows, yet many experts still expect them to increase in 2016.  The only thing we know for sure is that, according to Freddie Mac, current r...

Feb 22 2016 14182 1
What are the 10 Things to pay attention to when purchasing a home?1. Do not Change jobs, become self employed or quit your job.2. Do not buy a car, truck or van (or you may be livi...

Should You Buy Now Or Wait Until Next Year
This is a really good question, and look at what the experts are saying. Information came from Corelogic, Freddie Mac and Bankrate.  Give me a call if you would like to discus...

5 Reasons To Hire A Real Estate Professional
1. They help with all disclosures and paperwork necessary in today's heavily regulated environment.2. They are well educated in and experienced with the entire sales process.3. The...

What Does It Take To Buy Your First Home
Are you sitting on the sideline trying to figure out what it takes to purchase a home?  Does it make sense to purchase a home before your married and have a family?  Are ...

Be Safe Tonight FREE Ride Home
For those in southern part of the state, the McDivitt Law Firm is doing something similar.From 10 p.m. until 3 a.m. on New Year's anyone in Colorado Springs or Pueblo can call a ca...

New Years Resolutions
2016 New Years Resolutions!!This year I will....Optimistically:_______________________________________________________________________________Positively:___________________________...

Dec 31 2015 14182 2
Has anyone made home made noodles?  I received a noodle roller and a Ravioli press for Christmas and need those favorite recipes for noodles.  Text me at 719-648-4985 or ...

Dec 31 2015 14182 1
Happy New Year.  What are your goals for 2016?  Ready to buy a house, or sell a house.  Be sure to give me a call.  719-648-4985  I would love to help you ...

November Is Over
Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays. I feel like it gets missed between Halloween and Christmas.  It is one holiday that we can just enjoy good food, family and friend...

Peanut Butter Balls
4 Tbsp Butter1/2 Cup Peanut Butter1 1/2 Cups Powdered Sugar6 oz Chocolate Chips1/4 Square of parafin or wax grated fineMix the first 3 ingredients and form into balls.  Chill ...

Popcorn Balls
Grandma's Christmas Popcorn Balls2 cups Brown sugar1 cup Butter3/4 cup Karo Syrup1 Tsp Salt1/2 Tsp Soda1 Tsp VanillaPopped PopcornCombine the brown sugar, butter and Karo Syru...

2831 Pennsylvania Great New Price
Come see this move in Ready Home in Kitty Hawk.{mls: 7165195}http://janice.theteamcolorado.com/property/30-7165195-2831-Pennsylvania-Avenue-Colorado-Springs-CO-80907...


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