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Garden of the Gods

Top 10 Wild Spaces in Colorado Springs

 

1. Garden of the Gods Park 

Voted as the best park in the nation, Garden of the Gods Park is an incredible place to visit. Hiking through amazing feats of geology with grand vistas of Colorado Springs and Pikes peak makes this park a local and visitor favorite. With a 290-million-year-old balancing rock, fountain formations, incredible rock climbing and trails for miles suitable for running, hiking and biking this park are sure to impress. There is a reason an estimated 4 million people visited Garden of the Gods Park in 2017. One of our favorite ways to see the park is through one of Adventure Out West's Segway tours. Garden of the Gods Park is set within the West Colorado Springs area and is easily

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Here is our monthly update for the Colorado Springs real estate market. These stats cover the greater Colorado Springs and Pikes Peak Region, but individual cities and neighborhoods may be significantly different. Please contact us for a report on your local area if you're thinking of buying or selling.

March 2018 Joe Clement Team Colorado Springs Real Estate Market Report

Colorado Springs Real Estate Market:

  • The Average Sold price is up 15% over March 2017 at $340,594
  • The Median Sold price is up 12% over March 2017 at $300,000
  • The average Days on Market has dropped from 40 in February 2018 to 28 in March 2018
  • The market changes to a buyer's market around the $820k price range.

What is a Buyer's Market?

In a buyer’s market, there are more homes for sale than there are buyers.

What is a

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Here is our quick weekly update for the Colorado Springs real estate market. These stats cover the greater Colorado Springs and Pikes Peak Region, but individual cities and neighborhoods may be significantly different. Please contact us for a report on your local area if you're thinking of buying or selling.

 April 8 2018 Joe Clement Team Colorado Springs Weekly Real Estate Market Report

Colorado Springs Real Estate Market:

  • Available Homes For Sale in Colorado Springs: 1,494
  • Homes Sold in Colorado Springs: 3,413
  • Homes Sold in the last 7 days in Colorado Springs: 297

Homes Sold Year to Date by Price Range in Colorado Springs:

  • $0-$199,999: 340, 50% Less homes sold YTD than 2017
  • $200,000-$299,999: 1,424, 1% Less homes sold YTD than 2017
  • $300,000-$399,999: 895, 33% More homes sold YTD than 2017
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Here is our quick weekly update for the Colorado Springs real estate market. These stats cover the greater Colorado Springs and Pikes Peak Region, but individual cities and neighborhoods may be significantly different. Please contact us for a report on your local area if you're thinking of buying or selling.

 April 1 2018 Joe Clement Team Colorado Springs Weekly Real Estate Market Report

Colorado Springs Estate Market:

  • Available Homes For Sale in Colorado Springs: 1,362
  • Homes Sold in Colorado Springs: 3,124
  • Homes Sold in the last 7 days in Colorado Springs: 296

Homes Sold Year to Date by Price Range in Colorado Springs:

  • $0-$199,999: 317, 50% Less homes sold YTD than 2017
  • $200,000-$299,999: 1,309, 2% More homes sold YTD than 2017
  • $300,000-$399,999: 810, 37% More homes sold YTD than 2017
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Here is our quick weekly update for the Colorado Springs real estate market. These stats cover the greater Colorado Springs and Pikes Peak Region, but individual cities and neighborhoods may be significantly different. Please contact us for a report on your local area if you're thinking of buying or selling.

March 26 2018 Joe Clement Team Colorado Springs Weekly Real Estate Market Report

Colorado Springs Estate Market:

Available Homes For Sale in Colorado Springs: 1,362
Homes Sold in Colorado Springs: 2,837
Homes Sold in the last 7 days in Colorado Springs: 220

Homes Sold Year to Date by Price Range in Colorado Springs:
$0-$199,999: 291, 98% Less homes sold YTD than 2017
$200,000-$299,999: 1,194, 3% More homes sold YTD than 2017
$300,000-$399,999: 731, 37% More homes sold YTD than 2017
$400,000-$499,999: 299, 36% More homes

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Downtown Colorado Springs

Downtown Colorado Springs is an upbeat community that is improving everyday. If you are looking for a fun place to shop and dine look no further as Downtown Colorado Springs has many options from local eateries to incredible art galleries. The following is a snapshot of what Downtown Colorado Springs has to offer:

  • 682 acres
  • 1.1 square miles
  • 120 city blocks
  • 587 hotel rooms
  • 29,380 workers
  • 1,256 arts, cultural, and special events annually
  • 3,245 businesses
  • 180 acres of urban parkland
  • 4,650 municipal public parking spaces
  • 5,154 higher education students
  • 1,636 high school students
  • 8,000 weekly church parishioners 

*Source: Downtown Colorado Springs Partnership

Downtown Colorado Springs has an array of

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Why Briargate Real Estate is Best of Colorado Springs

Briargate is an area you can find great value for moderately priced homes. The area is a great place to raise a family as the schools are ranked high and the area is super convenient with access to I-25 in close proximity. The following are the top 5 reasons we love Briartgate:

1. Master Planned Community

The Briargate Master Plan was developed to maximize the value residents have living in this great community. The detailed oriented plan was created to create a community where the entire area is one cohesive unit. From the schools, parks, open spaces, roads, shopping and social and cultural outlets to the wide array of housing options this 9,600-acre master-planned community provides a wide mix of land that offers many opportunities to live,

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1. Great Affordability

The Fountain Valley real estate market is some of the best value for the price in all of Colorado Springs. This is due to the many options the area provides. From smaller single-family homes with 2 bedrooms to large 5 bedroom homes on over an acre size lot the Fountain Valley area offers medium price homes in 3 different communities including Widefield, Security and Fountain. 

2. Nice Variety

3 different school districts make up this area. Including, Widefield, Security, and Fountain these 3 different areas offer a wide variety of home options. In Widefield and Fountain you can also find new homes for sale in addition to very affordable resale homes. 

3. Close to Everything you Need

This area has great access to

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Colorado Springs is a great place to raise a family

Colorado Springs is a great place to live for many reasons. It has a low cost of living, a low unemployment rate, a wealth of outdoor recreation opportunities, and some exceptional schools, colleges, and universities. Colorado Springs attracts students, military personnel and with construction booming in the area new residences are readily available. Colorado Springs is a great place for families both young and mature. Whether you have little ones with a small housing budget or older young adults that will need exposure to amazing opportunities like attending the Air Force Academy. Colorado Springs is even a hot spot for retirees who want to settle down yet enjoy easy access to recreational opportunities, local events and an eclectic array of dining

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Colorado Springs Jeep Tour

One of the main reasons the Broadmoor area is such a desirable place to live is because of the many unique things to do. Here are my top 10 favorite things to do in and around the Broadmoor area.

 

1. Jeep & Horseback Tour - Adventures Out West

This combination adventure tour gives you the opportunity to experience the mountains to the west of Colorado Springs where the views of the city are incredible and the mountainous terrain to feast your eyes on. The four-wheel drive jeep will take you up Old Stage through coniferous forests with grand views of the rock formations above. The jeep tour takes a break at a turn of the century stables complete with guides, horses and plenty to learn about. This tour is simply a blast. The guides are super

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