All Blog Entries by Nick Clement

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red rock canyon open space colorado springs homes

Red Rock Canyon Open Space | Colorado Springs Real Estate

Red Rock Canyon Open Space is an incredible asset for any Colorado Springs resident but especially those who own Colorado Springs Real Estate. This 1,474-acre Colorado Springs City Park is an exceptional place to hike, mountain bike, trail-run, and watch wildlife. The picturesque hogback rock formations offer both incredible views and challenging hiking. The sandstone rocks are also known as fount formations and essentially are an extension of the world-famous Garden of the Gods to the North. Red Rock Canyon Open Space has an interesting backstory. The Canyon was once a heavily used industrial site that had quarries, gravel pits, a landfill, and even a gold refining mill. Colorado Springs

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North Cheyenne Cañon Park | Colorado Springs Real Estate

North Cheyenne Cañon Park | Colorado Springs Real Estate

North Cheyenne Cañon Park in Colorado Springs is a true gem for Colorado Springs and an asset that truly adds value to anyone who owns Colorado Springs real estate. With over 1,600 acres of expansive mountains provide ample opportunities for outdoor recreation lovers in Colorado Springs. The park is well known for many different things such as world-class mountain biking, hiking and wildlife watching. If you are a trail runner, look no further as this park provides nearly 25 different trails in the park not to mention the thousands of acres of Pike National Forest that can be accessed through North Cheyenne Canon Park as well as easy access to Bear Creek Park, Section 16 and Red Rock Canyon

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 Top of Red Mountain | Colorado Springs Real Estate

Hiking Red Mountain & Iron Mountain | Colorado Springs Real Estate

Right out of Manitou Springs there are a plethora of outdoor opportunities ideal for residents and visitors alike. Some present a more difficult outdoor adventure such as the Manitou Incline and Barr Trail while some have a bit less elevation gain such as the Inntemann Trail. Two mountains we love that are a bit lesser known include Red Mountain and Iron Mountain. These two lower peaks provide both a great hike and a huge payoff at the top with spectacular views of Manitou Springs, Colorado Springs as well as some of the grand views of the Rocky Mountain Front Range. With so many incredible hiking trails in close vicinity to Manitou Springs, both Red Mountain and Iron Mountain are

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4th of July Celebrations in Colorado Springs | Colorado Springs Homes

4th of July Celebrations in Colorado Springs | Colorado Springs Homes


SUMMER SYMPHONY & FIREWORKS

This is the biggest show in town. The Colorado Springs Philharmonic Fabulous Fourth summer concert at Memorial Park is a free event for the entire family. There will be a variety of food will be available for sale, and families who want to pack a picnic are welcome to do so. Arrive early to set up your spot and enjoy the soothing sounds of the U.S. Air Force Academy Band's Blue Steel ensemble perform prior to the always impressive Colorado Springs Philharmonic. Then enjoy one of the best fireworks displays in all of Colorado Springs! SEARCH HOMES FOR SALE IN DOWNTOWN COLORADO SPRINGS

CRIPPLE CREEK 4th OF JULY CELEBRATION

This year Cripple

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Colorado Springs Job Market is Ranked 5th | Colorado Springs Homes

Colorado Springs Ranked 5th Best Place to Find a Job | Colorado Springs Homes

A recent report from WalletHub.com ranked Colorado Springs as the 5th best place in the U.S. to find a job. These rankings are based on the job market (Colorado Springs is ranked 6th overall) as well as the Socio-economics (Colorado Springs is ranked 42). To determine these rankings WalletHub has an extensive scoring system. They compared 182 cities which include the 150 most populated cities in the U.S. Under the two focus dimensions "Job Market" and "Socio-economics" WalletHub put a weighted favor on "Socio-economics" as this will influence a job seeker's decision the most since they will be relocating their entire life. WalletHub used a number of different relevant

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what to do if you encounter a bear | RE/MAX Colorado Springs

What to do if You Encounter a Bear | RE/MAX Colorado Springs

Black Bears in Colorado Springs have come out of hibernation, what do we do?

The above photo was taken this morning by a resident's security camera in the Broadmoor neighboorhood of Colorado Springs. SEARCH BROADMOOR HOMES FOR SALE. This young bear was looking for some breakfast. This means the bears are out and it is time for Colorado Springs residents to take action so we can minimize conflicts which sometimes, unfortunately, force Colorado Parks and Wildlife's district wildlife managers to euthanize bears. It is a very sad thing when we lose a bear like this especially when it could have been avoidable. It is up to us as a community to decide whether this becomes a problem or not. 

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Grand Overlook at Palmer Park | RE/MAX Colorado Springs

Discover Palmer Park | RE/MAX Colorado Springs

If you are looking for an incredible experience in the outdoors close to anywhere in Colorado Springs look no further than Palmer Park. This City of Colorado Springs Park is an absolutely gorgeous place to visit. From your traditional city park complete with playground, baseball diamonds, football and soccer fields, restrooms, volleyball courts to a wild and open space complete with over 25 miles of trails, a dog park, an equestrian center, an array of picnicking areas geological points of interest and even an incredible botanical reserve. 

Where is Palmer Park?

Palmer Park is located in the north portion of Colorado Springs about 5 minutes east of I-25. 

How do I get there?

From I-25

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Joe Clement, Nick Clement and Matt Rogers | RE/MAX Colorado Springs

Joe Clement, Nick Clement, and Matt Rogers - Photo by Linda Navarro

Children's Hospital Foundation Balloon Ball | RE/MAX Colorado Springs

RE/MAX Properties, Inc. is a proud sponsor of Colorado Springs Children's Hospital and Children's Hospital Colorado Springs. Joe Clement Team, The Clement Group, and many other RE/MAX Properties, Inc. agents were delighted to be a part of the Children's Hospital Balloon Ball. It was a record-breaking night for Children's Hospital Colorado Springs as the Ball raised more than 1 Million Dollars that will go towards supporting the specific needs such as specialized medical and emergency needs of children throughout southern Colorado and Colorado Springs. 

This Children's Hospital Colorado Springs project has

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RE/MAX Properties, Inc. Voted Best of for 11 Years

RE/MAX Properties, Inc. Voted Best of Colorado Springs

The Best of the Springs is an annual Colorado Springs poll that allows local businesses to be voted on by the entire city. It has been 11 years now that RE/MAX Properties, Inc. has been voted "Best of" Colorado Springs. This is quite the honor considering there are so many good real estate companies in this city as well as a wealth of great REALTORS in Colorado Spring. We are lucky to have many of these great REALTORS in our company: RE/MAX Properties, Inc. We take great pride in providing top notch customer service and this Best of Springs honor is a testament to the high level of service RE/MAX Properties, Inc. provides. 

RE/MAX Properties, Inc. was voted the Best Franchised real estate

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Stratton Open Space | RE/MAX Colorado Springs

Stratton Forest Open Space | RE/MAX Colorado Springs

If there is one thing we love about Colorado Springs, it is the incredible natural resource we have at our fingertips. Out the back door we have an immense amount of open space, national forest lands, as well as unique trails and incredible opportunities for outdoor recreation, wildlife watching, hiking, mountain biking, and even, fly fishing and hunting. One of our favorite open spaces is no more than a stone's throw from where we live and work: the Broadmoor Area in Colorado Springs. SEARCH BROADMOOR HOMES FOR SALE. 

Stratton Open Space has an array of trails for many different uses.  One of the more popular trails is Chamberlain Trail which leads up to another incredible trail: Chutes

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