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Welcome to Wash Park

640px-Washington_Park_DenverThe East and West Washington Park neighborhoods of Denver offer tree-lined streets, historically unique houses, and quick access to the most popular park in the entire city. Although only 10 minutes to Downtown, the “Wash Park” area, as the locals like to call it, has the warm feel of a small village where neighbors know each other and community is what it’s all about. Both East and West Washington Park have their own unique charm and stunning architectural highlights, but regardless of which one you call home, they both show what makes it great to live in Denver.
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Welcome to Uptown

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Uptown is the place to be for people who enjoy the center of a city’s action. It’s just east of Downtown Denver and is a rapidly growing urban neighborhood that has everything from sports bars to black box theaters, and traditional restaurants to trendy new cantinas. You can ditch your car and walk everywhere in this neighborhood. It’s got all the hustle and bustle of downtown with the glamour and accessibility for which Uptown has a reputation. It’s a great place to enjoy Denver’s majestic atmosphere year-round.
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Welcome to Stapleton

Stapleton park Stapleton is one of Denver’s youngest and most celebrated neighborhoods. Located on the east side of the city, it was once the site of Denver’s airport, but has experienced a massive amount of revitalization since the airport closed in 1995. It’s now home to thousands of residents who love both the comforts of suburbia as well as the vibrant urban energy. Stapleton offers a relaxed, residential vibe along with beautiful parks, creeks, and a number of eateries and pubs the locals adore. It’s a thriving town filled with interesting architecture and a wonderful mix of people and events.
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10 Tips to Buying Your First Home Like a Pro

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You know it’s time—you’re tired of throwing money away in rent and you’re ready for a home of your own. Buying a condo, townhome or house is one of the biggest investments you’ll ever make, and can feel like a daunting decision. Here are 10 tips to ensure that, instead of buyer’s remorse, you’ll be able to rest assured that you got the right home—at the right price—for you.

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Are You Getting the White Glove Treatment in Selling Your Home?

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PorchLight is the only Denver real estate company to provide pre-market services, an extensive marketing plan, and expert negotiation skills in one full-service package. And it all starts with the mantra often repeated by real estate agents and clients alike:

Location, location, location.

When it comes to PorchLight, our location (or more accurately, locations) is worth bragging about.

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SearchLight: One-of-a-Kind Market Update Service

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Whether you’re looking to buy, sell or simply stay current with what’s going on in the market, PorchLight’s SearchLight™ is the most powerful market update service available. We download listings directly from MLS (Multiple Listing Service) hourly and make them available for you to view online. We customize home searches for you based on your criteria and send you email alerts as often as you choose.

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Looking to Buy? Experience the PorchLight Difference

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Not all real estate companies and agents are created equal. At PorchLight Real Estate Group, our goal is to exceed the expectations of every client. From our extensive market knowledge to our industry-leading technology, our real estate agents have all the right tools to ensure every PorchLight buyer has the information they need to make informed, smart housing decisions.

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Don’t Make These Mistakes When Applying for a Mortgage

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Buying a home is a complicated process, and many people find the number of factors involved in the process to be overwhelming. Because your mortgage terms will be based on your financial situation at the time you apply, what you do while applying for a mortgage can have a real effect on the mortgage and rate you will actually get. Taking a few precautions while you prepare for your mortgage application—and avoiding several mistakes—may help you get better terms on your loan. The PorchLight Real Estate Group of Denver, Colorado, offers these guidelines.

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How to Buy a New Home Before Selling Your Current One

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Timing is one of the tricky parts of buying a home. Having the money to buy a new home can depend on when you sell your current house. Buying and selling out of sync can make for complicated situations and even cause deals to fall through. The process of buying a new home and selling your current one is difficult enough without having to worry that you won’t be able to afford your perfect house because you don’t yet have a buyer for your existing home. The PorchLight Real Estate Group of Denver, Colorado, suggests some strategies you can use to buy before you sell.

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