Mountain Gem

Having a roof that imitates a bird about to take flight is just one of the features that puts the house at 855 Timber Lane in Boulder into the category of unique. An indoor koi pond, an altitude that overlooks Boulder and being minutes from the Pearl Street Mall also bump up the appeal of […]

Spec-tacular Light and bright custom home will combine style, function

By Elizabeth Gold Over the past 10 years, 67 houses have sold in the 180-acre Spruce Meadows development in Broomfield. Today, four lots remain, and one house that’s still under construction just went on the market. The five-bedroom, seven-bath house comes with a $1.995 million sticker price. Flatiron Development and Custom Homes, the builder of […]

Longmont, a lake, and a lot to like

By Elizabeth Gold The main issue that continues to hold residential property sales down in Boulder County is the available inventory. For shoppers, even finding something for less than $700,000 in Boulder County presents a challenge. Heather Brandt, broker associate with Re/Max Alliance Longmont, points to Longmont as a good source for properties that fit […]

Star of the show

The variety of residential properties currently available in the area for $6 million or more stretches wide. With bonuses that range from a 75-foot-long lap pool to a geodesic dome, these properties are way more than the MLS facts. For example, the property listed as 3472 Sunshine Canyon Drive in Boulder actually is three individually […]

Wow factor, custom features calling cards of homes in high-end segment

  When moving into the high-end category of residential property, attention given to the design, construction and details takes on a whole new meaning. Almost everything in these houses is hand-picked and custom-made, and have a breath-taking factor built in. At 1133 Timber Lane, for example, every piece of furniture and art was chosen specifically […]

Unique Chautauqua contemporary melds the old with the new

Local houses currently available in the $4 million price range are hard to compare. Each has unique features that makes comparison an apples-to-oranges list. For example, the house at 517 15th St. in Boulder is built around a restored 1900s cottage, and Chautauqua Park is close enough to basically be the back yard. Boulder architect […]

Experts: Buyers moving at top speed should use caution

The low supply and high demand for residential real estate in the area obviously tips in the favor of sellers. Buyers, on the other hand, are swimming in a pool of competition – trying to get their bids in before someone else does. An unfortunate result of rushing into the process before thinking the situation […]

Louisville’s allure puts pressure on prices

The Colorado housing market isn’t slowing down and continues to entice more potential house buyers than house sellers. It’s a sign of Colorado’s economic boom, according to Stephanie Iannone, owner-broker of Housing Helpers-Boulder. Properties in Louisville are in particularly high demand, she said. Iannone currently is listing a property at 540 Coventry Lane in Louisville […]

Condos rising

High-end living in downtown Boulder in high demand BOULDER — Luxury living evokes images of towering homes with opulent interiors for some people, but for others it means the opportunity to live a lifestyle they love. Several new building projects in downtown Boulder aim to offer high-end homes in a community setting enabling owners to […]

What you get for $6 million plus

Houses in the ultra-luxury price range need to offer a unique perspective on Colorado living. Candace Loving, real estate broker with Colorado Landmark Realtors, uses one of her listings – 4651 Eldorado Springs Drive in Boulder – as an example. The property is listing for $6.75 million. The house takes location to a different level […]