John Paul, REALTOR®'s Blog Posts

#REALTORWarrior: Are Your Savings a Red Flag for Home Buying?

There is always a way to help those who want to build their future. I'd like to be one of the people who help you or your loved ones get to building their future in a new home. I just finished my

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#REALTORWarrior: July Real Estate Recap: Prices, Listings, Pendings, Oh my! in the Housing Market

The other day, the family & I were walking our neighborhood enjoying it while it was enjoyable (no rain, no 90+ degree temperature, etc) & handing out my monthly locally sponsored flyers

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Revamp Your Space with 3 Budget-Friendly Home Upgrades Under $100 (9-13 of 13)

After we put our boys down to sleep for the night, it becomes quieter in the house but it's not entirely quiet. We can hear the refrigerator making it's refrigerating noise, the dishwasher washing,

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Revamp Your Space with 3 Budget-Friendly Home Upgrades Under $100 (7-9 of 13 more tomorrow)

The Wife & I went to a beautiful wedding last weekend. The venue was beautiful, the speeches were touching & funny, the cake was great (fun fact, the good needs to be good because you're

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Revamp Your Space with 3 Budget-Friendly Home Upgrades Under $100 (4-6 of 13 tomorrow)

The other day, I made plans to meet up with friends at the park but then a hole happened in my side fence, so, I had to change plans. It was a bummer because the boys were looking forward to the

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Revamp Your Space with 3 Budget-Friendly Home Upgrades Under $100 (3 more tomorrow)

You know what's difficult... be honest, comment what ran through your head. What's difficult currently is finding material that will spark interest in my readers, the Big Life's.So, with Summer

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#REALTORWarrior: Surging Real Estate Market: Fed Hikes, Cooling Inflation, and Limited Housing Supply

Hoy, Ikaw! I have been slacking on the blogging for your real estate news updates because I had to change sites for my blog. Nonetheless! I have found a site, changed the links on my JohnPaulRealtor

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#REALTORWarrior: The Epic Battle for America's Most Expensive Housing Markets! FYI, Colorado is no were near top 10 expensive.

So, I mean yesterday we had rolling thunderstorms, hail, tornado warnings ... then, today, we have a high of 80. Make it make sense, actually, no wait. Do I have to water my yards today or no, since

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#REALTORWarrior: Zillow, Redfin, Homes, Realtor.com, Who's winning the Real Estate Portal Bout? Let's uncover the Showdown!

These AI changing filters are hilarious, scary & yeah-no. But, I've taken to having Jasper be the face for the ones that I do. I mean, making him a Super Saiyan, a Wookie, a Monster Warrior,.

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#REALTORWarrior: Builder Confidence Booming Amidst Mortgage Rates & Supply Challenges: Will You Join the New Home Revolution?

So, one of my top three sayings is "You live, you learn." &&, recently, from good friend she asked if I got that from Alanis Morissette which set me dumbfounded ... but, then, the lyrcis set

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#REALTORWarrior: Who are REALTORS®? Unveiling the Secrets of the Real Estate World!

Who else would rather music blaring than a tv show in the background? Who else drives with the window down & the AC cranked on high aimed at your feet? Who else thinks that the "anti-skip cd

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#REALTORWarrior: Ready to Make Your Move? Say Goodbye to Inflation and Hello to Real Estate Bliss!

Who else is cleaning out their garage? I'm listing things for sale on the NextDoor app while, also, looking at things to replace them. At the same time there are things that the boys ask why we're

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#REALTORWarrior: Get Ready for Stock Market Shenanigans - Nasdaq Leads the Way with Inflation Tamed!

Y'aw know how life gets the best of your time, right, yes, uh-huh. Well, I got to yard work yesterday & it took the time away from me plus the boys, the house, life BUT I made time for all my

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#REALTORWarrior: Unlocking the Real Estate Market: “Renting vs. Owning” - Key Considerations for Home Buyers & Sellers

This blog post is a day late, so, I'll be posting two today. However, speaking of 2 ... our 2 boys are at the stage of "mine." I understand that we all have our moments of that's mine, like when we

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#REALTORWarrior: Unlocking the Secrets of the Housing Market: Insights from the National Housing Survey Ride

Are you one of the ones that make a check-off list in your zip.up planners? I am not, I mean I make lists of the "to.do" every now & then (those are really hard candies). But, I just don't get

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#REALTORWarrior: Unlocking Real Estate Magic: Can Assumable Mortgages Make Your Wallet Say 'Abracadabra'?

I hope everyone had a fantastic day or week for the celebration of The United States Independence Day. My week was filled with so many activities. Oooh-wee! However, the most exitciting was that

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#REALTORWarrior: Housing Market Resilience: A Look at Pending Home Sales & New Construction Surge!

Happy Eve to Independence Day of the US of A!I got our swamp cooler running with some parts replaced & me taking about 2-3 minutes to get down from the roof after I was done because, well, it

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#REALTORWarrior: Is Your Dream Home Playing Hide & Seek? Unveiling the Airbnb Twist & How It Can Shape Your New Beginning!

It's interesting that driving through my neighborhood & your neighborhood I get to see who went with who for new roofs, new siding, new yard work, etc, etc. Again, interesting. We're still

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#REALTORWarrior: "Unveiling the Real Estate Market - Mortgage Rates & Your New Beginning"

Hey, hey, hi! So, the AC died in my car ... I replenished the fluid, checked the fans, had the tube changed out (by someone that I paid to fix the AC ... they didn't but just broke my car more, can

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#REALTORWarrior: Bob Goldberg, CEO of NAR, Announces Retirement: Reflecting on a Tech-forward Legacy

How'bout this heat! I mean cold ... I mean heat, ahem, uhm, I mean thunderstorm, hail storm, tornado, pouring rain! ! ! ! ! Well, anywho, I do not have an extender ladder thus I cannot get our swamp

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#REALTORWarrior: Are You Ready to Dive into the Flipping Frenzy? Grab Your Toolbelt & Wallet, It's Time to Make Some Profit!

How many times can one clean their home desk? I've lost count to be honest with you. However, I did find an old folder that I'd been look for since the last move... speaking of clearing the clutter,

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#REALTORWarrior: Are You Ready to 'Seal the Deal' & 'Home' Run? Home Buyers & Sellers, Get in on the Action!

Yesterday, we joined a group of BRAVE Men & Women who volunteered their time to chop down hanging branches, saw into smaller pieces fallen trees & haul it off to the dump for them. The

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#REALTORWarrior: Ready to Make a Move? Home Buyers: Want a Slice of Heaven? Home Sellers: Need a Breakup Story for Your House?

I feel for all those in Colorado that have experience the severe thunderstorms, hail storms, tornadoes not only for their safety but for their plants. We planted beds for ourselves & our Boys

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#REALTORWarrior: Are Your Trees Feeling Lonely? Experts Insist on Building a 'Tree-munity' in Your Yard!

The other day I was talking Summer plans with my beautiful & lovely Wife. We had discussed the week that we were going out, so, I made plans 'round that week for my huge annual "School Year

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#REALTORWarrior: Ready to Dance with Mortgage Rates? Find Out If It's Time to Tango or Tumble!

We are more than half-way into June, the month of "Men's Health Awareness." I want to request that you ask any man in your life & ask him what or when the last compliment was that he got ... I

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#REALTORWarrior: Is Your Garage a Wild West? From Rodent Parties to Moldy Hemingways, Find Out What Doesn't Belong!

"Today is a good day for a good day." I see this everywhere & I want to give credit to Joanna Gaines because it was on her & Chip's show that I saw it first. I love it!Speaking of today. It

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#REALTORWarrior: Looking for Real Estate Thrills? Ready to Buy or Sell? Strap in and Let's Ride!

So, this post was to supposed go up on Saturday, June, 17th but, alas, just like everyone else in the world I was distracted. However, my distraction was a blessing as my boys wanted my attention

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#REALTORWarrior: Inflation may be cooling, yet not fast enough for the Federal Reserve. Come on, inflation, take a chill pill!

As we wait for the Summer to start in Colorado, we're just taking the moments to be outside to be outside - the park, a neighborhood walk, working in the yards, etc, etc. So, in wanting to revamp

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#REALTORWarrior: Ready to Ditch Renting & Escape the Landlord Drama? Let's Find Your Dream Home, Shall We?

Hello, hello & hi. Today, June 14th, is supposed to be the warmest day of the week ... I mean the stipulation for re- or just planting grass is that you water for 21 days at twice a day for

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#REALTORWarrior: Ready to Dodge the Wacky Obstacles of the Real Estate Maze? Great! Let's Start Your New Beginning!

You know what is always nice that we have forgotten about? We've forgotten about how getting a written letter from someone in the mail can mean so much. I mean as a REALTOR® I will send

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#REALTORWarrior: Are You Ready to Go Green and Make Your Wallet Bloom? Home Buyers and Sellers, Listen Up!

Homeowners, future homeowners, it is always interesting the ways that you can increase the value of your home. Why I bring this up well, our backyard lawn is ... yeah, I can't call it a lawn, sooo,

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#REALTORWarrior: Ready to Dance with the Market? Home Buyers and Sellers, Can You Keep Up with the Real Estate Rhythm?

Water bottles! Am I right? Ok, so, as parents we have not 5 but like 19 water bottles in the house (I saw this one video of a lady who had all her counter space and kitchen island filled with water

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#REALTORWarrior: Student Loans: The Uninvited Guest at the Housing Market Party (Prepare to Laugh, Cry, and Buy a Home!)

So, uhm, lumpia ... if you know, you know. But, if you do not, then, let's elaborate. You must get the wrappers in the square red plastic that you find only at an Asian Market! Plus, no

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#REALTORWarrior: Lost in the Real Estate Waters? Can Home Buyers & Sellers Survive the Wild Rollercoaster of ...

Good Day, All. I, usually, banter about something in my life but today is more important than my comical rants.Today is an observance of D-Day, which is observed annually on June 6, bringing

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#REALTORWarrior: Ready to Upgrade Your Space? Can You Handle the Quiet Luxury Challenge? Can Your Property Whisper Sweet Deals?

Last weekend was our neighborhoods garage sale weekend ... Friday was a great time to go because it down.poured all day Saturday & Sunday. I'm sure that didn't make much fun for the garage'

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#REALTORWarrior: Why for Home Buyers Are REALTORS the Perfect Partners in Pennies!

So, the other day, I was out using a square shovel to edge the front yard because my power edger was not doing the trick. My neighbor who has been in his house for over 30 years, hollers over from

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#REALTORWarrior: Are Mortgage Rates on a Roller Coaster Ride? Buckle Up & Discover the Wacky Twists & Turns of Real Estate!

These Spring showers are great & all but are they too much for seeding my yards? It's exciting to smell the fresh rain, hear & feel the thunderstorms but, also, it is quite hindering to

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#REALTORWarrior: Are you curious about new-home builders & what they're doing?! - A Balancing Act in the Current Real Estate March

Are you curious about new-home builders & what they're doing?!I believe it is safe to say that Jasper enjoys our backyard deck just as much as we do first thing in the AM. He's cute because when

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