1. 2017 Recap and Looking Ahead in 2018

    2017 has come and gone and as we're looking ahead in 2018, it's helpful to reflect on what happened in Northern Colorado's real estate market this past year.  With the effects of strained inventory, increased unaffordability, construction defects legislation and, to top it all off, a new tax plan …Read More

  2. What’s Better at Ascent: No Gimmicks

    We understand that we operate in a competitive and crowded marketplace.  Every agent is a little different, every brokerage and real estate office is different - that's what makes our industry strong: diversity!  If you're seeking out an agent or a company to do business with, it can be hard to co…Read More

  3. House Hacks for a Happy Retirement

    After the financial crisis in the earlier part of this decade, tons of savings and retirement accounts were hit hard.  Baby boomers considering retirement likely put those plans on hold, whether they wanted to or not, until the market returned and their nest egg was healthy and stable again.  Sinc…Read More

  4. Sales Hold Steady, Median Values Increasing Again

    What seems to be a very short lived "correction" may be just that, short lived.  The late summer surge of inventory helped to keep median prices lower than they had been in over a year, but that trend seems to have reversed in October, as the last gasp of sales plays out in 2017.  Prices in Fort C…Read More

  5. New Neighborhood Spotlight: Winter Farm

    Ascent's new neighborhood spotlight feature is dedicated to showcasing Northern Colorado's new construction communities.  Whether they're affordable, production level, semi-custom, or fully custom homes, you'll enjoy this deep dive into each neighborhood.  If you'd like a new project featured, j…Read More

  6. What’s Better At Ascent – We’re Not “Salesy”

    We understand that we operate in a competitive and crowded marketplace.  Every agent is a little different, every brokerage and real estate office is different - that's what makes our industry strong: diversity!  If you're seeking out an agent or a company to do business with, it can be hard to co…Read More

  7. Video: Hartford Homes Builder Profile

    If you missed my builder spotlight on Hartford Homes, give it a look - see what makes them unique in Northern Colorado new construction. Contact me at 970.222.1049 or email me at Jared@AscentREProfessionals.com.  As always, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Youtube! About the Author:  J…Read More

  8. Builder Spotlight: Hartford Homes

    Our builder spotlight feature is dedicated to showcasing quality and thoughtful builders throughout Northern Colorado who really respect the process of the new home-building experience.  These builders dedicate themselves to providing unique and individualized spaces while ensuring their clients a…Read More

  9. Happy Halloween From Ascent

    Happy Halloween! If you’re buying or selling in the near future, get prepared with my hot takes and guidance on my blog and enewsletter. Don’t get spooked by this market! I will not monkey around when it comes to getting the results you need...contact me at 970.222.1049 or email me at Jared@Asce…Read More