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May 21, 2011 Double-duty design maximizes a space, preparing it for work, play or even martini parties. (SHNS/ HGTV)

Room gets double-duty design As technology evolves and business concepts change, the trashould have only one function. Phyllis can use the dresser’s top as a work surface and the storage underneath for both office supditional office is becoming a thing of the past. I’m living proof. plies and for clothing. Give me a cellphone, a car and a laptop (oh, and a large latte, please), and the world is my workplace. To one side of the dresser, I incorporated a large work desk and added a modern white leather chair. My client, Phyllis, is another example of this On the other side, I brought in a large storage cabinet paradigm shift. After ditching the corporate world a that I fronted with beautiful wallpaper for the look of year ago, she started a business out of the living/dincustom cabinetry. ing room of her small downtown loft. The commute was painless and the view was great, but somehow For the lounge area, I picked a sectional sofa in a she was more stressed than ever. latte-colored linen that maximizes the seating space. The back cushions can be removed so the sofa can Her once-tranquil home had gradually morphed double as a comfy guest bed. Across from it, I created into a big jumble of boxes, wires and papers. With a sitting corner with a gorgeous charcoal velvet chair, work intruding into her personal space, she had Candice Olson metallic lamp and end table. nowhere to relax, enjoy a meal or host her famous HGTV martini parties. In the loft’s center, I worked in a round tilt-top table and chairs that can be used for daytime business I wanted to give Phyllis a space that would funcmeetings or intimate evening dinners. It folds away when Phyllis tion as an inspiring, efficient office by day and an inviting, relaxneeds extra room for entertaining. To showcase the beautiful ing home by night. To do it, I would apply the principle of dousoaring ceiling, above the table I centered a dramatic light fixture ble-duty design: creatively using space and furnishings so that comprised of 150 light-as-air shimmering metallic balls. they perform more than one role. To further separate the two areas, I installed a counter that The loft had great bones: soaring ceilings, 8-foot windows and holds a large, dual-purpose monitor on a swivel. When turned exposed brick. I left those intact and focused on maximizing the toward the living room, it functions as a TV; but when facing the small space to create the perfect balance of beauty and function. office, it is perfect for media screenings and presentations. I started by getting rid of furnishings that were too large for I then added a host of accents and accessories – mirrors, lamps their surroundings. To provide privacy but still celebrate the and artwork – and the space was complete. arched windows, I put up sheer, floor-to-ceiling, remote-control blinds. I mapped out the room into two separate zones that This messy loft wasn’t conducive to working or living. By maxwould flow together harmoniously: an office and a lounge. imizing Phyllis’ space via double-duty design, it is now ready for work, play or even martini parties. In the office space, I used the backdrop of an exposed brick wall for a long dresser that mixes a light, wood-laminate top with Interior decorator Candice Olson is host of HGTV’s ’’Candice Tells All.’’ For Phyllis’ existing dark cabinets below, now sprayed an airy white. more ideas, information and show times visit http://www.hgtv.com/candicetells-all/show/index.html. When designing a double-duty space, no large piece of furniture

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Double-duty design helps living area becomes an office and a lounge. (SHNS/HGTV)

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Get the porch ready for warmer weather The kitchen may be the heart of the home, but the front porch is like a handshake, welcoming visitors, serving as a connection point with the neighborhood and roleplaying as the first impression for passers-by and neighbors. “The porch is the calling card of your home,” says Susanna Salk, a design expert and author of “Weekend Retreats” (Rizzoli, 2009). “Don’t neglect it or, worse, use the space as storage. It’s an extension of the soul of the house.” Creating front-porch style is a simple weekend project. First, Salk says, head outside and look at your porch. How is it used? “Some porches are little portals into the house that you don’t notice much, and others are big spaces with a view.” Salk believes a small porch that functions as a transitional space into the house itself should echo the overall style of your home. “You should never shortchange this space, but it’s too small to create a completely new look,” she says. “If the porch leads into a traditional living room, don’t decorate it with tropical accents.” Alison Gelb Pincus, cofounder of One Kings Lane, a home-decor and accessories website, advises going vertical on a small porch. Her top three improvements include: • Paint the front door with a new high-gloss coat of paint, preferably in a color that pops. • Change out your hardware. • Hang a canvas or print specifically formulated for the outdoors from snow to sunlight. – HGTV

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Local Realtors head to the Capital Earlier this month, I attended a week significantly impact how people buy long conference for the National Associproperty and what rights or tax incenation of Realtors in Washington D.C. tives are best kept in place. Those who came with me on Policies that encourage behalf of the Longmont Ashomeownership, such as sociation of Realtors and the safety and neighborhood Colorado Association of Restability, the ability for altors were President-elect landowners to get flood inBob Danos and Association surance for a longer term, Executive Amy Aschenbrenthe Dodd-Frank bills which ner. if fully implemented would One of the purposes of the require 20 percent down as visit was to go to Capitol Hill the only way one could buy with nearly 80 other Cola future home, and the effect Dave Wagner that a 30 year mortgage beorado Realtors, and have Longmont Association ing reduced to only a 20 personal contact time with of Realtors our Congressional represenyear loan could have on selltatives. Congressmen Ed ers and buyers abilities to Perlmutter, Cory Gardner, Jared Polis perform in the near future. and Senator Michael Bennett were literAs the Obama administration seeks to ally on the run to the basement of the solve the deficit/spending crisis, we Capitol between votes, where they took again see the Mortgage Interest Deduc15 to 20 minutes each, to listen to the tion back on the table. The National Asconcerns of Realtors who were there sociation of Realtors have helped defeat representing the real estate industry, as the loss of such a deduction that now well as the rights of Colorado property spans back more than 95 years. It is on owners. its fourth repackaging in three years, As a group, we enjoyed dialog and with Congress now attempting to regave input on proposed bills that could move the deduction on second home

 



properties and reduce the amount of mortgage allowed on first home writeoffs to mortgages only up to $500,000. The National Association of Realtors appreciates the support of those who support real estate agents who are also Realtors. As a group, Realtors may only represent a little more than half of the licensed real estate agents in the country, yet each Realtor member is an independent business owner that pays dues to support candidates and issues that attempt to influence policy and help people to qualify for homeownership, and afford to stay in their homes Highlights from the Washington NAR meetings included panel members like Frank Nothaff, chief economist for Freddie Mac whose comments included a projection of 200,000 new jobs per month reducing unemployment to 8 percent by year end. Nothaff also summarized the change in home values since 2006 as follows: Colorado down 17 percent, Nevada down 59 percent, California down 45 percent, Arizona down 50 percent, North Dakota up 11 percent and the U.S. overall down 27 percent.



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Divide perennials with a shovel think about your garden. Cool temperatures help the transplants form roots in their new locations before the arrival of warm weather stimulates vigorous new growth. Abundant spring rain is also key to successful transplanting, helping reduce transplant shock and quickly settling soil in and around freshly dug roots, removing unwanted air pockets. Early spring is not only the best time to relocate plants, in the case of perennials; it is also the best time to divide them. If you are wondering weather your perennials need dividing, a close inspection of the crown will help you decide. Plants that have grown into clumps with multiple crowns are candidates for dividing. Some perennials will remain vigorous and healthy after growing into large

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Recently a friend asked me what my favorite garden tool is. After thinking about the various tools that help make my gardening tasks easier, I decided that the simple pointed shovel was the one tool I depend on most – at least at this time of year. Early spring is when I start my annual plant relocation process, and my trusty shovel is frequently pressed into service. Inevitably, there are small trees, shrubs or perennials that have either outgrown their allocated space, crowding their neighbors, or that would look better somewhere else in the garden. Relocating plants in your garden is a relatively simple task and, after your first success, will change the way you

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Get inspired with garden tours We’re heading into the peak of early summer glory, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. is a don’t miss event that happens sporadically, that’s why they’re “eccentric.” Looking and to celebrate garden tours abound. Mark your calover the map and photos of the gardens, I’m in a nearendars and make time to peek behind walls and fences frenzy of excitement for it. for ideas for your yard. The tour takes you to 15 Boulder artist’s The Ninth Annual Whittier-Mapleton gardens where, throughout the past year, 30 Hill Garden Tour kicks off the tour season painters, photographers and sculptors visitwith a self-guided stroll through one of ed for inspiration. The fruit of their work is Boulder’s historic neighborhoods on June on display at the Boulder Public Library 4 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The nine gardens from May 31 to July 10. But on June 12, the feature unique techniques, such as tradipublic can walk the gardens, meet the artisttional English garden, urban farming on a gardeners and talk to painters demonstratrental property where tenants participate, ing plein-air painting in the gardens. From beautifully landscaped public street medians, and a rarely seen private garden Carol O’Meara baroque to eclectic, from funky to elegant, Colorado State these gardens span all styles and offer many of spectacular beauty tucked behind one University Extension ideas to gardeners searching for inspiration of Mapleton Hill’s most distinguished in their own spaces. homes. The map of gardens is $10. It can be purProceeds benefit the Whittier Internachased at Boulder Arts & Crafts Co-op, Sturtz & tional School. Tickets are $15 for adults and teens, free Copeland, Piece Love & Chocolate and Indochine in for kids 12 and younger (no dogs please), available at Boulder. For more information, visit EccentricArtists the West End Gardener, Sturtz & Copeland, Pharmaca Gardens.com. at Alpine and Pearl Street, The Flower Bin in Longmont, Harlequin Gardens, Frederick Ian, Pedal to The Junior League of Fort Collins is sponsoring the Properties and the Boulder Bar Method. Day-of-event 29th Annual Terrace and Garden Tour on June 18 from sales at: the Boulder Farmers’ Market, the former 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. As their major fundraiser of the year, Mapleton Elementary School at the corner of Ninth the seven-garden tour supports programs such as Street and Mapleton Avenue and 402 Pine St. in ABLEWomen, Lincoln Center Children’s Imagination Boulder. For more information, visit whittiergarden Series, PSD Snack Program, Done-In-A-Day Projects tour.com. and Kids in the Kitchen. The Eccentric Artists’ Gardens Tour on June 12 from Tickets are $30 and can be purchased online at

jlfortcollins.org/fortcollins/npo.jsp?pg=event&event id=743. Longmont Symphony Orchestra Guild’s 34th Annual Festival of Flowers Garden Tour takes visitors through four outstanding gardens on June 17 and June 18 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Support the orchestra while enjoying the blooms. For more information, see longmontsymphony.org/html/Guild.html. The seventh annual Loveland Garden Tour on June 25 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. showcases private gardens in downtown Loveland. Designed to please the whole family, the tour has upsized to include an art sale and silent auction of metal tulip chairs. Proceeds from the tour benefit programs of Loveland Youth Gardeners, serving at-risk and special needs youth and low-income residents in Loveland. Tickets are $15 (children 10 and under are free) and are available beginning June 1. To purchase your tickets, visit Earle’s Loveland Floral & Gifts, Gateway Garden & Home Center, Loveland Garden Center, Rabbit Shadow Greenhouse, Rowe’s Flowers & Gifts in Loveland. In Fort Collins, find tickets at Bath Garden Center & Nursery, Fossil Creek Nursery, Fort Collins Nursery, Wild birds Unlimited,and Gulley Greenhouse. For more information call 970-669-7182 or visit lovelandyouthgardeners.org. Carol O’Meara is a horticulture entomologist with the Colorado State University Extension office at the Boulder County Fairgrounds in Longmont. Contact her by calling 303-678-6238 or emailing comeara@co.boulder.co.us. For more gardening tips, check out her blog at gardeningafterfive.wordpress.com.

Throw an inspired spring party Sunny Baby Shower Plan a baby shower around a cheerful color scheme. Decorations for a yellow-and-white-themed baby shower can be as simple as a cloth napkin tied with a ribbon.

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Loan modifications are hard to get Q: I am a Realtor and my husband was recently laid off. Our lender, which is one of the big box lenders, put us on a forbearance plan until July 2011. I’m not sure why they did not give us a trial plan or a permanent loan modification. We need a permanent loan modification, as we have had a drastic reduction in income. We are scared of the forbearance as this means the lender can foreclose on us at the end of the six-month period. We have friends and they got a loan modification while they were on unemployment and don’t understand why we can’t get one. Please help. A: While you may want a loan modification, it seems that most lenders have been rather reluctant to grant permanent loan modifications to their borrowers. In fact, only a very small percentage of borrowers have been helped by the federally sponsored loan modification programs. Given that lenders aren’t agreeing to many permanent loan modifications, your big box lender has given you a different short-term option. The forbearance allows you to pay less than you ordinarily would have owed and then add what you did not pay to the loan balance in the future. If you received documentation from your lender, that document would spell out your current payments, when you must resume making payments of a higher Ilyce Glink amount and the consequences if you fail to Tribune Media Services make those payments. It seems that banks will try to do whatever they can to avoid modifying loans for their borrowers. In your case, you probably have made all of your payments on your loan and are making whatever payments you are required to make to the lender now. If that’s the case, the lender appears to have minimized any damage it would sustain from your financial problems. And that’s the whole point of the program – to minimize any financial damage to the lender, not the borrower. If the bank gives you a loan modification, it potentially could get less income throughout the life of the loan. However, if it gives you some temporary relief, and you keep your loan, it minimizes its losses. Given your financial situation, you might want to revisit the loan modification possibility with the lender. If the lender won’t agree, it may force you to make a decision you were avoiding to make: to default on your mortgage and let the home go into foreclosure or sell your home. If you sell your home and the sales price exceeds the mortgage, the lender is made whole, but if your home is sold and the proceeds do not end up paying off the lender in full – a short sale – the lender will be worse off. Unfortunately, sometimes the short-term benefit to the bank seems to outweigh the long-term benefits. In your case, if you were to obtain a loan modification and make all your payments for the balance of the life of the loan, the lender would suffer a loss of income compared to what it would get from your current loan. If you default or go into a short sale, that loss may exist and be larger than the loss from the modified loan, but I’ve given up trying to figure why lenders would rather see loans go into foreclosure or short sale rather than help borrowers out. Ilyce R. Glink’s latest book is “Buy, Close, Move In!” If you have questions, you can call her radio show at 800-972-8255 any Sunday, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. EST. Contact Ilyce through her website at www.thinkglink.com.


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Home-purchase contract ÂŽ Northern Colorado ENERGY STAR needs clear writing May 21 & 22, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Highway 66 1893 Trevor Cir 1889 Trevor Cir

1517 Henry Court

1523 Moonlight Dr

 3rd Ave Francis

Highway 119

1634 Venice Ln

4892 Monarch Drive

 

1638 Venice Ln 8669 Raspberry Drive

Pike Rd

  

2018 Ionosphere

I-25

County Rd 7

County Rd 1

Highway 52

East I-25 Frontage Rd

2908 Saratoga Trail

Main St

When buying a home, mean what you say and say what you mean when filling out the contract. That’s the advice of lawyer Jeff Marks, a partner with Ryan and Marks Attorneys LLP in Jacksonville, Fla. A real estate dispute in the Sunshine State illustrates his point. Christine and Nigel Gibney contracted to buy a house from Helen and Randy Pillifant for $620,000. The purchase contract provided that the sale was “contingent upon this property appraising for no less than $620,000,â€? according to court documents. Two appraisals were done. One arranged by the Gibneys (the buyers) came in at $560,000. The Pillifants secured an appraisal that valued their house at $635,000. The buyers refused to close and terminated the contract. The sellers sued for breach of contract, arguing that any appraisal of $620,000 or more obligated the Gibneys to buy the house. The Gibneys argued that any appraisal for less than $620,000 allowed them to terminate the contract. Who’s right? Florida’s Second District Court of Appeal favored the would-be buyers, ruling in April 2010: “In our view, ’appraising for no less than $620,000’ means that no appraisal may be less than $620,000,â€? the court ruled. “The appraisal contingency allowed the Gibneys to terminate the contract if any appraisal valued the property at less than $620,000.â€? Too often, homebuyers and sellers think a contract allows for one thing, when the language says something else. “Contingencies should be written in full sentences,â€? Marks says. “In this case, it should have read, ‘This agreement is contingent, at buyers’ option, on the property appraising for at least $620,000 as determined by the appraiser for the buyers’ lender,’â€? he says. “There’s no confusion in that language.â€? Here are four ways to avoid making common contract mistakes. • Give yourself time to get a loan. Many contracts are contingent upon the buyer getting financing by a certain date. In today’s tough lending climate, buyers are wise to allow themselves plenty of time to get mortgage approval for a loan. If the date passes and no financing has been secured, the sellers may terminate the contract and keep the earnest money deposit. • Be specific about which items stay with the house. You’ve heard the story of the buyer who walked into a new home only to discover that the refrigerator and chandeliers were missing. Check the contract. As a seller, be sure you specifically state on the contract what will stay with the home. As a buyer, pay attention. Don’t assume that the sub-zero refrigerator is yours once you close. • Know the effective date. The contract doesn’t always go into effect on the day you sign it. In every contract, certain things “must be done within X number of days from the effective date: inspections, loan applications and approval, title searches,â€? Marks says. “If you don’t know the date that the contract went into effect, you may not have a valid contract.â€? • Get everyone to sign. “Sometimes the home is owned by both spouses, other owners or an entity such as corporation,â€? Marks says. “Make sure all of the parties sign the contract. If a party to the transaction fails to sign, they’re not bound to perform the contract.â€? You’ve heard it before: Buying a house is one of the biggest financial decisions you’re going to make. Says Lawton: “Make sure everything that’s important to you is in writing.â€?

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1100 E 17th Ave. • 303-684-6821 www.utecreekapts.com The Shores at McIntosh Lake

2450 Airport Rd. • 303-774-8000 Cloverbasin Village

630 Peck Dr. • 888-837-4912 Elliott Apartments

418 Emery St. Longmont, CO 80501 • 303-772-6452 Fox Ridge Apartments

3800 Pike Rd., Longmont, CO 80503 • 303-774-9944 Tanglewood Condominiums Senior Community

100 21st Ave., Longmont, CO 80501 • 303-774-0300

1566894

$885-$890

$835-$840

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1

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Secure building, quiet neighborhood, meal program, transportation, utilities paid, appliances & cable TV included, 62 yrs & older; vouchers accepted.

$749-$899

$250

1, 2

1, 1¾

Yes

Yes

Yes

In each apartment

A/C, D/W, cable ready, balcony or deck, carport, outdoor pool, close to shopping & bus stop.

Starting at $825

$125

1, 2

1, 2

Yes

Yes

Yes

Full SIze in each apartment

Yes

Move-In Specials, senior and other discounts. Fireplace, pool & spa, 24-hour fitness, garages. Close to shopping.

$729-$1200

$100 $200 $300

1,2,& 3

1,2

Short Term Available

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Gas fireplaces, 24 hr. fitness center, heated pool & hot tub, A/C, business center, gourmet kitchens, detached garages. *On selected apartments.

$690-$1100

$149

3-bdrm. townhomes

2

Yes

Yes

No

& rental available

$610-$990

Yes

1, 2, 3

1, 2

Yes

Yes

Pets Neg.

Yes

$789-$1239

$200

1, 2, 3

1, 2

Short Term Available

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Island kitchens, garden tubs, gas fireplaces, double balconies, two tone paint, gated community. Close to schools & newest community in Longmont.

$1240-1625

$1240-1625

1, 2

1, 2

Yes

Some

Yes

Full size in each condo

W/D provided in each Condo

All utilities & cable paid, sec. bldg., elevator, W/D in every unit, transportation, social events. HUGE amenities package, quiet 55+ community. Call for incentives! Parking garage & storage units

Yes

1,2,3

Yes

65 lbs limit

Yes

Convenient location, pet friendly, garages available, 24-hour maintenance In historic Longmont, large trees, quiet neighborhood on-site parking & storage. Close to RTD. Heat included.

Yes

$50+ mo.

Other Amenities

Washer/Dryer Facilities

Victoria Inn

2400 17th Ave. • 303-772-4667

• Borrower: John Racine & Desirae Garcia, Lender: Jpmorgan Chase Bank NA, Amount: $169,600, Property: 1206 Glen Creighton Dr, Dacono, Filed: 05/06/11

Pets

1401 Elmhurst Dr. • 303-772-9292

tion, Amount: $234,863, Property: 3112 Cottonwood Ln, Berthoud, Filed: 05/05/11

Allow Smoking?

Hover Manor Senior Apartment Residence

Amount: $255,985, Property: 215 E Colorado Ave, Berthoud, Filed: 05/05/11 • Borrower: Golden Adams, Lender: Aurora Loan Services LLC, Amount: $178,422, Property: 1015 3rd St, Berthoud, Filed: 05/09/11 • Borrower: John Wilson Jr, Lender: JPMorgan Chase Bank National Associa-

# of Baths Lease Required

Address Phone

Complex Name

Platteville • Linda Kolby from Donna Lic, 407 N

Foreclosures – notice of election and demand • Borrower: Norman & Cari Sproles, Lender: Select Portfolio Servicing Inc,

# of Bedrooms

Niwot • A. Mattison from S. Oliver, 6957 Peppertree Dr, Niwot, $520,000, home

Garden Ct, Platteville, $240,000, home • Robert Buhrman from Nick Fisher, 485 Stevens Cir, Platteville, $196,000, home

Deposit

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Homes for Sale

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35 SUNDOWN TRAIL 3 Story in move-in condition! Glacier views, Meadow views, walk to school & easy drive to town. 4 BR / 3 BA. Cozy fireplaces, wrap around deck... all this for just $314,900

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5516 WETLANDS DR., FREDERICK,

Stunning ranch home with new paint, carpet, vinyl, stainless appliances and is move-in ready! Discover this gem located on a spacious corner lot. $214,500

Exquisite Crestone Retreat! 2-story Deltec home, 2.08 acres bordering greenbelt and creek. Full views of San Luis Valley and Sangre de Cristo Mountains. Bathed in sun light/custom wood work, large deck. Peaceful, finished 1,400 sf home for weekends or fulltime. $339,000. Contact Darlene 719-256-4198.

Southmoor Park, 2500+ Sq.ft., 3 bed, 2 ba., ranch, recently updated, MLS#650283, 1502 Mayfield Lane, $209,900 303-652-8183.

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5007

Mobile Home For Sale

5011

Open Houses

Commercial Real Estate 1568083

Brand New Home!! $69,900

Work where you live! 40x60 shop insulated & heated + 325sf office + 3BR house only $250,000 Poss OC 719-433-5095

5004

303-772-7576

629 Terry St., Longmont

1567067

Affordable and remodeled ready for you to call this one home! Large corner lot in convenient location for the morning commute. Lots of room to roam here for just $132,600

Swimming pool Clubhouse  Playground  New fitness room



1910 Ashford Circle Sunday 11 - 1 Immaculate 2 story, 4 Bd, 2 1 ⁄ 2 Bth. Lots of upgrades. Must see. $330,000 John Dietrich, Challenge West Realty (303) 513-3463

Open House Weekend 10AM - 4PM Sat & Sun Lovely Abbey Model Condo Available Now. 2BR, 2BA, Oversized 2 Car Garage, 1700 SqFt The Villas at Pleasant Valley Condos 2402 Santa Fe Dr. #C For info: 307-630-9195

5006

Rural Real Estate

10 acres, SW Berthoud, 3 bdrm ranch w/ dbl gar, lg shop & barn, wtr rights, zoned agri, $437K. 970-532-2768

5007

Mobile Home For Sale

3 BDRM, 2 BA double wide, $45K, end lot in family park. 303-772-3240 BUYING & SELLING All types of mobile homes! (970)962-9860 Double Wide 3BR, 2BA covered patio, carport, Royal MHP South Longmont $26,500, Excellent condition 303-775-7402 NEW MOBILE HOMES AROUND $799 MONTH Payment incl. lot rent Used singles/doubles starting @$595 Great locations! Quick Easy Credit 970-420-8488



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3 bdrm, 2 ba, 2 car gar, N/S, pets? No Sec 8 In Firestone $1100 + dep. 303-833-3200 3 BDRM, 2 ba, hardwood & carpet, A/C, W/D hkup, bsmt, fncd yd. No P/S. NW Platteville $1175 FirstTree Property 303-772-5858 4128 Frederick Circle 5BR, 4BA 3840sq ft 3 Car Garage, No Pets $2600/month RMG Realty 303-772-4466 4200 SF, 3 bdrm, 3 ba on 1 acre near IBM, Seagate, Amgen. Lgmt $2,975 plus utils. Non-smkg. 303-478-3207. 5 bdrm, 2 ba, large corner lot, fncd bkyd, near schools, A/C, frpl, N Lvld. $1350/mo Call 970-214-3522 for info. 6 BDRM, 3.5 ba, rec room, frplc, fncd yard, near park, mtn view, SW Lgmt, near shopping, dining, IBM, Seagate, close to Bldr. Sunset/Silvercreek HS. N/S, pets nego. $1600. Avail Immed. 303-589-8785 723 Kimbark St 2 bdrm, 1 ba, fenced yard, pets nego. $1000/mo Bill 303-776-0684 Dacono 2BR Moble Home Backs to open space, $650/mo 303-909-2404

4BR, 2BA Brick Bi-Level close to Clark Centennial Park. Large kitchen, sprinkler system & fenced yard. $1495 O R  $ 1 1 9 5 w / g o o d references. Avail. 6/10 32 Nome Court

Prime corner location with this verstile property available for sale. 1,950 SF, paved 1/2 AC lot and more. $395,000 Ed & Keith Kanemoto

303-772-2222

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2 BDRM, 1 BA, beautiful old Town. Gar, fncd yd, w/d, n/s/p $895 303-682-5985

Homes for Rent w/ Option to Buy

Beautiful 3 bed 2 bath lot rent special! OPEN HOUSE

6000

5015

Lots & Tracts

2 ACRE Building Site in Rainbow Lake Estates, Berthoud. HUGE price reduction! $79,000 Steve Conder 303-514-3706

6000

Homes for Rent

4BR, 2BA Chalet Style House, 2 car garage, schools, fenced yard, sprinklers, $1495OR $1195 w/ good references. Avail. 6/15 1334 Nineteenth Avenue

Call 303-776-7528 Place your ad. Call 303-466-3636 or 970-635-3650

6001

Apartments for Rent

 1, 2 & 3 BDRM Apartment Homes The Shores Apartments, Hwy 66 & Airport Rd

(303)774-8000  1 & 2 BDRM Apt Homes Fox Ridge Apts Premier Gated Community. Pets OK! For Info & Specials Call (303)774-9944

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2, 3, 4 Bedroom Homes 1624 19th Ave. 2245 Whistler Dr. 154 Grant St. 1309 Hilltop Dr. 411 Verdant Call PMP 303-776-RENT

3BR, 1BA, Gar. fncd yard 1100 frontier dr. $950 + $950 dep 303-775-1495

2 BDRM APTS

Starting at $675/month Call PMP, 303-776-RENT 917 SUNSET, 2nd floor, 2 Bdrm, 1 bath, includes heat, wtr & trash. New carpet. $675 No pets. RMG Realty, 303-772-4466

EASTGLEN APTS 630 Lashley, Longmont

(303)682-2943

1, 2 & 3 BEDROOMS: laundry. Wtr, trash, sewer pd

6001

LSVL Very Nice Top Floor 2 BR, 2 BA Condo in Copper Crest. Quiet Area, Nice Amenities & Pool. $1200+dep. 303-666-5546; 720-938-1559

Townhomes/ 6002 Condos for Rent 1249 Hunter Court-A Bi-level, 2 story, 2BR, 1.75BA, carport, close to hospital, $675/mo 303-772-4466 2 BDRM, 1.5 BA, carpet, drapes, refrig, D/W, self cleaning stove, central A/C, gas heat, W/D hkup, fncd back yard, 2 car gar. No pets. $800 + dep. 1412 Kay St., Longmont 303-776-1287 or 303-747-2219. 2 Bedroom Townhome, 2 car garage, sm yard, $795/mo + deposit N/S/P 303-772-5078 2BR, 2BA Condo 1 car gar, W/D, 1000sq ft, gas frpl, AC, wtr/swr incl$1085/mo 303-859-0093 Cutest TH! End unit, 3 bdrm, 2.5 ba, part fin bsmt, walk to supermrkt & rec ctr. $1195. 303-776-6715 Large 2 BR, 1 BA in Niwot. DW, heat, hot water included $850+ deposit 303-652-2210 NICE! 2 bdrm, 1 ba, remodeled, new ss appls, new carpet, lg liv rm. N Lgmt. No smoke. Close to amenities. $700 + utils. 303-807-6822 Sunny 2BR Townhome 1.5 bath in east Longmont, lots of windows, unfinished bsmnt, a/c, frplc, 1 car detached gar., W/D, fncd patio w/ gate, pets negotiable 303-807-1156 $1200/month, avail 6/1

for 6005 RentApts. Furnished SEMI-FURN Rooms/Apts Wkly/mnthly from $100/wk Utils/micro/fridge inc (303)931-7108

6007

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Duplexes

2 bdrm apt, just painted, in quiet, no-smkg bldg. Bkgrd chk req. $675/mo 303-682-9273

APARTMENTS • FREE Washer/Dryer & Carport • Wood-burning fireplace • Large balconies/patios • Approved pets accepted • MTM leases available • Within walking distance of shopping, restaurants & RTD • On line leasing available • One bdr, 1 bath starting at $749

2400 17th Avenue, Longmont, Colorado 80503

303-772-4667

*www.victoriainnapts.com 6009

Housemates/ Roommates

Duplex/Condo

2-3 Bedroom 1419 Red Mountain 1703 Whitehall Dr 805 Summerhawk 1000 Harmon Place Call PMP, 303-776-RENT

Housemates/ Roommates

900 SF Private lower level 1BR apt w/ kitchenette share entry. Utils & cable pd N/S/P $500/$350 dep. Call(303)682-3246 Lyons Mountain Home Room for rent $450/mo+ utils 775-287-9993 MALE looking for same to share house. Lge rm. Don 720-203-6969

Office Space for Lease

Classified Ads get Results very, very fast! * Room $450 w/ utils * Longmont, semi-furn, W/D. Must have job, not 420 friendly. Call 720-340-4126

6010

Rooms for Rent

Subterranean 3Room space + private bath, shared laundry/kitchen $600/month, Sheryl 720-253-6097

6014

Wanted to Rent

Responsible older male needs rural house or apt to rent w/ space for 2 mini donkeys. 303-772-8425

Wanted to Rent Carriage house or 1 bdrm apt for college couple with two cats. Needs affordable rent. 303-772-7715.

6016

Office Space for Lease 1568089

3BR, 1BA, fncd yd, gar, clean, new carpet/paint, N/P $825/mo + $850 dep. 5th & Lashley area. 303-772-5734 3BR, 2.5BA, 1 car garage, fenced yard, pets nego, $1125 + dep, close to Lafayette schools 303-548-8434

6016

MATURE MALE 40+ share home all utils + w/d $450/mo. 303-833-6808

3 bdrm, fncd, gar, 1347 Emery St, $875/mo + $875 dep 720-862-9568

6009

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Apartments for Rent

18-1557804

126 E. SAINT CLAIR AVE Terrific opportunity to make some cosmetic improvements and gain instant equity. This 3 bedroom, 2 bath home with 1,320 square feet just needs some TLC. $79,900

Homes for Rent

1567054

4750

Business Opportunities

255 WEAVER PARK CLASS “A” second floor office space for lease or sale. Common area, conference room, elevator, mountain views. 1 yr Free Rent!

Don Rulle, CCIM

303-772-2222 500 to 2500 SF, can divide. On site prkg, Good exposure. 303-523-3369 OFFICE SPACE For Rent Holistic Wellness Center. (720)280-9047 PROFESSIONAL Offices N. Longmont. 150 to 825 SF Single & 3 office suite. All ground level, 2 entr, great prkg. 303-956-1141

6017

Indust./Comm’l for Lease

912 Second Street Units A, B Berthoud 6120 sq ft $3550/mo. or 4080 sq ft $2375/mo. or 2040 sq ft $1190/mo. Plus Utilities 3 Phase Electric 2367 W. 8th, faces Wilson Loveland 1200 sq ft $950/mo Plus Utilities Light Industrial, Office or Retail

PRIME DOWNTOWN OFFICE SPACE 2,125 SF Private offices, conf. room & kitchenette. ATTRACTIVE LEASE RATE.

Ed & Keith Kanemoto

303-772-2222

1400 SF. professional office suites, 8 offices, waiting room, reception area, storage, all ground floor, plenty of parking. (303)956-1141

Contact Shelley 970-430-4235 WAREHOUSE / SHOP I-25 North, Exit 245, 50’ x 60’, 16’ ceiling, 2 OH doors, 3-phase elect. Rent nego. 303-546-6881

Space 6018 Storage for Lease INDOOR GARAGE & Commercial Storage 20x40x16 w/14x14 doors start at $300. 20x50x16 w/ 30 amp elect, man door & pwr dooropener start at $450. Garage Storage LLC, 4070 Camelot Cir, located I25 Business Park. I-25 & Hwy-66. 970-535- 6074 www.Longmont-storage.com


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May 21, 2011

Times-Call / Home & Real Estate Weekly

OPEN HOUSE DIRECTORY FEATURED HOMES Open Sun 11-1

Open Sun 1:30-3:30

Longmont

Longmont

942 Hover Ridge Cir.

1503 Juniper

$227,400

$240,000

Live in northwest Longmont’s Yeager subdivision. Lots of room in this 5 bedroom ranch with finished basement and great deck. Corner lot blocks from K-12 schools.

1568145

1568133

Enjoy popular Hover Ridge Town Homes/ Condominiums. No lawn care or exterior maintenance with this 2 bedroom/3 bath 2-story condo with partially finished basement. Gaze from loft with back range views.

Marty Quigley - ERA Herman Group • 720-350-7638

Marty Quigley - ERA Herman Group • 720-350-7638

Unit #308 Open Sun 12-4 pm

Open Sun 1-3pm

10818 Cimarron St

13663 Saddle Dr.

Units 1005, 308, 307, 305 & 204

Firestone

Mead

$165,000 - $179,900

$225,000

Hostess: Heather Pat Kahler • RE/MAX Traditions • 303-589-5752

Doug Miller, The Group, Inc. • 970-481-9444

ONLY $49!

Special 100% Loans & Down Payment Assistance Avail for NEW 2&3 Bdrm, 2 Bath Condos w/Attached Garages. Enjoy Community Pool. Great Location!

1567029

1568172

Impeccable 3BD 3BA 2408 sf 2 story in Liberty Ranch! Upgraded features throughout! MLS#651175

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SUNDAY OPEN HOUSES Price

Location

Address

Hours

Office

Phone

$165,000-$179,900

Firestone

10818 Cimarron St

12-4 PM

Re/Max Traditions/Kahler

303-589-5752

$208,778

Longmont

1665 Venice Lane

Sat/Sun 12-5

Boulder Creek Life and Home/Kingsbridge

303-502-5338

$227,400

Longmont

942 Hover Ridge Circle

11-1 PM

ERA Herman Group/Marty Quigley

720-350-7638

$240,000

Longmont

1503 Juniper

1:30-3:30 PM

ERA Herman Group/Marty Quigley

720-350-7638

$249,900

Longmont

15th and Francis

Sat/Sun 11-6

Markel Homes

303-589-5752

$272,000

Longmont

3931 Da Vinci

11-2 PM

Prudential Real Estate of the Rockies

720-203-8211

$289,900

Mead

13663 Saddle Dr

1-3 PM

The Group/Doug Miller

970-481-9444

$330,000

Longmont

1910 Ashford Circle

11-1 PM

Challenge West Realty/John Dietrich

303-513-3463

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Times-Call / Home & Real Estate Weekly

May 21, 2011

OPEN HOUSE DIRECTORY FEATURED HOMES 1567918

Open Sat & Sun 12-5pm

1665 Venice Ln

764 Glenarbor Cir.

913 Harrison Dr.

$349,000

Just reduce over 12k, now just

Lafayette

Longmont

SW Longmont

$208,778

www.LiveKingsbridge.com • 303-502-5338

$237,400!

Remodeled Contemporary home in the popular Spring Valley Golf Estate. 4 Bed + Loft, 3 Ba, 3848 SF.

1567798

1,400 Sq.Ft., Dual Master Suites, 2.5 Baths, 2 Car Attached Garage. Under Construction. Low-Maintenance, Built Green, Energy Star Rated

Open Sat 1-4

Open Sat 12-2

Don’t miss seeing this lovely home with new paint, flooring, lighting and much more.

Troy Terry/ERA Tradewind • 303-956-6793

Sandy Taylor/Keller Williams • 303-746-0345

Open Sat 2-4:30pm

930 Sugar Mill Ave. Longmont

$397,500

1567926

This custom built home features an open floor plan, main floor master with cathedral ceilings and updated kitchen.

Mary O’Toole • Metrowest Real Estate Services• 720-932-4401

SATURDAY OPEN HOUSES Price

Location

Address

Hours

Office

Phone

$192,500

Longmont

947 Martin Road

11-1 PM

ERA Tradewind/Robert Seeley

303-589-4719

$199,900

Longmont

1438 Sherri Mar St.

11-1 PM

Wright Kingdom/Mary Colwell

303-775-7135

$205,000

Longmont

364 Buchanan St.

2-4 PM

Wright Kingdom/Mary Colwell

303-775-7135

$208,778

Longmont

1665 Venice Lane

Sat/Sun 12-5

Boulder Creek Life and Home/Kingsbridge

303-502-5338

$237,400

Lafayette

913 Harrison Drive

1-4 PM

Keller Williams/Sandy Taylor

303-746-0345

$249,900

Longmont

15th and Francis

Sat/Sun 11-6

Markel Homes

303-589-5752

$299,900

Longmont

1328 Carnation Circle

1-3 PM

Wright Kingdom/Suzanne Rodgers

303-541-1904

$339,000

Longmont

748 Windflower Dr.

1-3 PM

Wright Kingdom/Kim R. Johnson

303-746-6307

$345,000

Longmont

1333 Charles Dr

11-2 PM

Coldwell Banker/Ed Kellogg

303-888-0234

$349,000

Longmont

765 Glenarbor Circle

12-2 PM

ERA Tradewind/Troy Terry

303-956-6793

$397,500

Longmont

930 Sugar Mill Ave

2-4:30 PM

Metrowest Real Estate Services/Mary O’Toole

720-932-4401

$900,000

Mead

3505 Vale View Lane

1-3 PM

Wright Kiingdom/Barb Bashor

303-775-2994

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