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Fire-Free Holiday Season Reminders

DENVER —The holiday season is a joyous time but unfortunately, it presents many opportunities for home fires to occur. The Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control (DFPC) urges Colorado families to remember the importance of fire safety and prevention. Christmas trees are involved in approximately 400 fires annually, according to the National Fire Protection…

ERA Herman Group Real Estate Continues Growth Pattern

Colorado Springs, CO (December 15, 2014) – ERA Herman Group recently announced the addition of three new broker associates to their growing team of professionals in Colorado Springs. They are excited to announce that Andrea Kohlman, Jesse Hagedorn and Betty Tardonia have all joined their Colorado Springs office, now one of the largest real estate…

Colorado Springs Parade of Homes is On

The Colorado Springs Parade of Homes offers the general public a first-hand look at the current trends and greatest innovations in new home design. This 17-day event showcases the latest design trends in affordable living to luxury dream homes complete with every amenity imaginable. Each home is professionally judged for a multitude of features including…

Parade of Homes is On!

The Parade of Homes offers a first hand look at the current trends and greatest innovations in new home design.  This  years event showcases the latest design trends in affordable living to luxury dream homes. Each home is professionally judged for floor plan design, landscaping, architectural design, interior decorating and every year the HBA (Home…

8th Annual Purely Ponds Parade of Ponds

We would like to announce the 8th Annual Purely Ponds Parade of Ponds.  This self-guided charity pond and waterfall tour will be held from 9am-5pm on Saturday and Sunday, June 28th – 29th, 2014.  The Parade of Ponds will 25 hold tour stops throughout the Colorado Springs area.  Proceeds benefit the Boys and Girls Club…

Remodeled Home Tour

Thinking of remodeling your home?  Then the Remodelers Council of the Housing & Building Association of Colorado Springs has just the tour for you. The HBA Remodeled Homes Tour is a weekend-long event aimed to inspire, show off trends and demonstrate how smart, sustainable design can fit into any project. The 12 Tour project sites…

Colorado Senior Homestead Property Tax Exemption

El Paso County, CO– The El Paso County Assessor’s office sent a mailing to 20,255 local residents with information on the Colorado Senior Homestead Property Tax Exemption. If it has not already arrived in your mailbox, it should be there any day. “While I’ve worked with our legislators over the years, on behalf of our…

Appletree Community Meeting Tonight

The City of Fountain and the Appletree community  are trying to bring back the Peaceful Valley golf course, mitigating tumbleweeds in the area and are seeking investors or grants for development of the golf course. Appletree Community Meeting Date:  Thursday, May 29th, 2014 Time:  6:30 – 7:30 pm Location:  Restoration Church  

New Listings and Price Reduced in Fountain Valley

 This week there are 33 new listing in the Fountain Valley.  Click here to see all the new listings in the Fountain Valley for the week of January 4, 2014. There were 15 listings reduced in price this week.  Check here for good deals this week in the Fountain Valley area. If you would like more information on any…

Time to Blow Out Sprinkler System

by ELIZABETH ALEXANDER COLORADO SPRINGS – Temperatures are getting colder in Colorado and it is time for homeowners to get their sprinkler systems blown out.  If not done in time, pipes could freeze and burst and end up costing thousands to repair.  Blow out service costs range between $50 to $100. Most homeowners blow out…

Clean and Green Home Improvement Grants are Now Available

Clean and Green Grants are available to qualifying Fountain Valley residents. The program provides low to moderate income homeowners one time grants up to $1,000 for minor exterior home repairs, energy efficiency improvements and landscaping projects.  Funds are available for repair or replacement of doors, windows, roof, gutters, downspouts, exterior painting, trimming trees and wheelchair…

Parade of Homes is On!

The Colorado Springs Parade of Homes starts on Friday, August 16th and runs through September 1, 2013.  During the Parade of Homes the general public gets a first-hand look at the current trends in new home design. This event showcases the latest design trends in affordable living to luxury dream homes. Each home is professionally…

Market Place | Appleridge Home Sold for $264,900

Apple Ridge Home sold for $264,900 by ERA Real Estate agent Elizabeth Alexander.  Everything went smoothly and the buyers are happy with their new home. For assistance with buying or selling your home contact us at www.DreamHomesColoradoSprings.com Elizabeth Alexander  

Market Place | Sold for $179,900

By LIZ ALEXANDER

2012 Fountain Neighborhood Assistance Program

Are you storing old broken furniture, appliances, and other junk items in your home, garage, or shed? Have you accumulated bags of leaves, yard clippings, tree branches, scrap wood, metal, etc. in your yard? Do you want to get rid of these items, but you don’t own a truck; can’t move the stuff by yourself;…

City of Fountain Clean Up Weeks

by LIZ ALEXANDER The City of Fountain Clean Up Week event starts on May 2, 2011 to May 11, 2011.  This is the time to clean up and get a new start.  All items must be at the curbside by 7:00 am on the day of the scheduled pick up for your area.  There is a…