DID YOU KNOW...

  • Colorado ranked 11th among the 50 states and the District of Columbia in the home price appreciation during the second quarter of 2009, according the the Federal Housing Finance Agency House Price Index.  The report shows that home values in Colorado increased 0.17 percent over the first quarter.

 

  • The Business Week magazine survey ranked Fort Collins number 19 among the nation's strongest housing markets! The report shows that 28.82 percent of homes in the area increased in value from the second quarter in 2008 to the second quarter in 2009.  The report also states that Fort Collins "has excellent schools, low crime, and a vibrant downtown known as Old Town. It has miles of hiking and biking trails, 600 acres of parks, and 5,000 acres of natural areas." The survey in Business Week is based on data compiled by www.zillow.com.

 

  • The Larimer Home Ownership program is administered by the Housing Authority of the City of Loveland and offers down payment and closing cost assistance to low and moderate income families purchasing their first home.

 

  • The City of Fort Collins Home Buyers Assistance program is available for households financially ready to buy a home but do not have the funds in hand to cover down payment and closing costs.

 

Contact Team Cook for more information on statistics or programs available in the Northern Colorado area such as Berthoud, Loveland, Ft. Collins, Longmont, Boulder, Greeley and everything in between!