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St Joseph statue to sell home

Burying St. Joseph in Your Yard

Burying St. Joseph to Sell Home Getting desperate to sell your home? Try burying a statue of St. Joseph in your yard. Some people may not believe and some may think it’s hokey, but we say: why not? Right now,…

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First time home buyers

Seven Things You Need To Do Before Buying A Home

These are the seven things you need to do before buying a home This is part three in a series of informational posts for first-time home buyers   We often tell people there’s no sense in even looking at houses…

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Are tiny houses allowed in Manitou Springs or El Paso County

Are tiny houses allowed in Manitou Springs or El Paso County?

"Are tiny houses allowed in Manitou Springs or El Paso County?" Recently we’ve had several inquiries from people who are interested in buying property in Manitou Springs or El Paso County with the intention of placing a tiny house on…

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The ultimate moving checklist - Manitou Springs Real Estate

The Ultimate Moving Checklist

The Ultimate Moving Checklist Moving can be overwhelming and usually tests the patience and flexibility of the most hardened frequent movers. But there is a lot you can do to prepare yourself and your family in order to avoid the…

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Buying a home with student loan debt

Buying Your First Home When You Have Student Loan Debt

Buying Your First Home When You Have Student Loan Debt   This is part two in a series of informational posts for first time homebuyers.   Being a first-time home buyer if you are a millennial can be tricky. Typically…

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all about septic systems

Septic Systems in El Paso County

Are you preparing to buy or sell a house located in El Paso County that has a septic system?  For sellers, it’s important to know that the rules changed in 2015 so the experience you had when you bought your…

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first time home buyer

First-time home buyer? 10 crucial terms you need to know

First time home buyers have a huge learning curve. This post will be our first in a series of blog articles on critical information first time buyers should know before going into the home buying process. Below are ten terms…

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weird things realtors see

Weird Things Realtors See

Our agents dish on some of the oddest things they have come across in their real estate careers. Patty Strauch: I was showing homes to a retired minister & his wife. We were at a scheduled appointment for a vacant…

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short term vacation rentals

Are Short-Term Rentals Allowed in Manitou Springs?

Short term vacation rentals in Manitou Springs? With the increasing popularity of home vacation rental websites like VRBO and Airbnb, we have potential home buyers and investors asking what the zoning codes are in Manitou Springs – are home owners…

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Top selling agent in Manitou Springs Rachel Buller Manitou Springs Real Estate

Peak Producers – who are they and how does it work?

Peak Producers - who are they and how does it work? For the third year in a row, Rachel Buller (Broker/Owner of Manitou Springs Real Estate) has obtained the status of Peak Producer – and it’s a big deal! What…

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