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By Dinky Smith, QSC CDPE
(Keller Williams Partners Realty)
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Well, this is the set-up for my last birthday/Mother's day. My kids collaborated against me and sent a singing telegram. It was web-cammed for the daughter in VA Bch, VA and I could hear her cackling as I danced in the tutu as I lost any dignity I ever had. I used to arrive at my children's schoo...

By Leon Austin, Colorado Springs Mobile Notary
(Mobile Notary Services)
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I stopped by the Grindlwald German Delicatessen to buy a loaf of genuine German bread. Whenever I'm there I take a moment to chat with the owner. Today was no exception. Her English is very good, but German is her mother language, and that is what comes natural. So that is the language in which w...

By Leon Austin, Colorado Springs Mobile Notary
(Mobile Notary Services)
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It's still true. The real treasures are seldom lying out in the open. You have to dig for them.Far off the beaten path, nestled in a grove in southeast Colorado Springs, is Pikes Peak Vineyards & Winery. I visited there and had the good fortune of meeting winemaker Paul Tafoya, who took me on a t...

By Joe Boylan
(SpringsHomes)
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Introduction: Here is our latest analysis regarding the Pikes Peak Residential Housing Market. The primary goal of this data is to paint the picture of reality in our local housing market, to provide a frank and honest discussion of opportunities, threats, oppositions and conditions as they exis...

By Derek and Mariana Wagner, The Artisan Group - Colorado Springs REALTORS®
(The Artisan Group- Keller Williams Premier Realty )
Comments 3
Deer Creek at Northgate is one of a handful of newer neighborhoods in Northgate - the northernmost part of Colorado Springs.    Deer Creekis just North of Interquest Parkway and east of Voyager. The southern border of Deer Creek is dotted with a few small office buildings and is not far from New ...

By Derek and Mariana Wagner, The Artisan Group - Colorado Springs REALTORS®
(The Artisan Group- Keller Williams Premier Realty )
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The Trail Ridge neighborhoods are in the northernmost part of Colorado Springs known as Northgate. It is called Northgate because it is home to the "North gate" entrance of the United States Air Force Academy. Trailridge consists of two neighborhoods: Trail Ridge and Trail Ridge South.Both neighb...

By Leon Austin, Colorado Springs Mobile Notary
(Mobile Notary Services)
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I had the opportunity, and pleasure to speak with some residents of Spring Creek, a Traditional Neighborhood Development, in southeast Colorado Springs. This is what we talked about: I am speaking with Eric and Tamara Brown, residents of Spring Creek, and I'd like to ask you, first of all, how lo...

By Leon Austin, Colorado Springs Mobile Notary
(Mobile Notary Services)
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Paul and Susan Hilker are performing at the Jazzed On Java coffee house in the Spring Creek community in southeast Colorado Springs. While visiting there last weekend I had the chance to meet with Paul who was kind enough to take time to grant an interview:I am talking with Paul Hilker. Paul you ...

By Tiffany Lachnidt
(RE/MAX Properties)
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        As with any future the Colorado Springs market forecast for the future can only be speculated on.  In the Semiannual Colorado Springs Single Family Housing Market report for the 1st Quarter of 2007 by David Bamberger & Associates In May of 2007 they propose two separate scenarios that may...

By Derek and Mariana Wagner, The Artisan Group - Colorado Springs REALTORS®
(The Artisan Group- Keller Williams Premier Realty )
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Academy School District 20 is one of the largest districts in Colorado Springs. It serves the educational needs of families in northern Colorado Springs, Black Forest and the United States Air Force Academy.Here is a brief history and a handy reference for which elementary school feeds into which...

By Leon Austin, Colorado Springs Mobile Notary
(Mobile Notary Services)
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One of the things I credit ActiveRain for is making me more curious about my community. Every aspect of it. Things that I would have ignored at one time, have taken on a new meaning. And so it was last Saturday.I was driving through the Spring Creek area of Colorado Springs last weekend and happ...

By Leon Austin, Colorado Springs Mobile Notary
(Mobile Notary Services)
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I visited the Jazzed On Java coffee shop last weekend and had the opportunity to speak with Jessica Renaud who works there. She was kind enough to take a moment to grant me an interview. Here's what we talked about:What is your name?I'm Jessica. Jessica, how long have you been working with Jazze...

By Derek and Mariana Wagner, The Artisan Group - Colorado Springs REALTORS®
(The Artisan Group- Keller Williams Premier Realty )
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Soaring Eagles is a 250-acre master planned community in Southeast Colorado Springs - close to Peterson AFB, Colorado Springs Municipal Airport, Schriever Air Field and just minutes north of the City of Fountain and Fort Carson Army Base.Soaring Eagles is located on the Southwest corner of South ...

By Derek and Mariana Wagner, The Artisan Group - Colorado Springs REALTORS®
(The Artisan Group- Keller Williams Premier Realty )
Comments 9
Kind of in the middle of nowhere, but still a straight shot to Fountain, Powers Corridor, Peterson Air Force Base and Schriever Air Field is a neighborhood that was built throughout the late 80's and 90's. Actually, there are 2 neighborhoods: Colorado Centre and Morning Sun. From the southern end...

By Dawn Jensen, Realtor - Colorado Springs
(Keller Williams)
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Every year in May hundreds of runners and walkers converge on Garden of the Gods for a beautiful morning of breath-taking scenery and exercise!  This year the run is on May 5th.  All levels and ages welcome.  It is such an amazing place to run/walk and the weather usually cooperates. Hope to see ...

By Dawn Jensen, Realtor - Colorado Springs
(Keller Williams)
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I have friends and family from New Mexico that visit here each year.  One of our favorite things to do is hike The Peak!   Here are some photos from the beginning of the trail, looking back at Manitou Springs.Check out Garden of the Gods in the background!  With the sunhitting the top of the rock...

By Derek and Mariana Wagner, The Artisan Group - Colorado Springs REALTORS®
(The Artisan Group- Keller Williams Premier Realty )
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  Greenhaven - Colorado Springs  Greenhaven is a neighborhood of about 230 single family homes built by John Laing, located in the northern part of  "Ridgeview at Stetson Hills" - in the northeast part of Colorado Springs. Greenhaven is nestled at the northwest corner of Black Forest Drive and Du...

By Leon Austin, Colorado Springs Mobile Notary
(Mobile Notary Services)
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The Pikes Peak region of Habitat for Humanity will be having its 5th annual Hike for Habitat. It will be held on Saturday, June 16th. The purpose of the hike is to raise support for the Pikes Peak Habitat for Humanity's local efforts to build affordable houses for low-income families in El Paso C...

By Derek and Mariana Wagner, The Artisan Group - Colorado Springs REALTORS®
(The Artisan Group- Keller Williams Premier Realty )
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Here are a handful of very useful links to have handy - whether you LIVE in Colorado Springs, or PLAN on moving here.Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce: "It is the mission of the Greater Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce to promote the economic growth and prosperity of Colorado Springs and t...

By Patricia Beck, Colorado Springs Realty
(RE/MAX Properties, Inc., GRI, CDPE)
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Do you live in the Colorado Springs area and have a lot of clutter that you don't need?  Are you getting your home ready to sell and throwing all the junk away that you have collected over the years?  Maybe, you are even bold enough to do some Spring cleaning and getting started with your closets...

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