Mile High Stadium in Denver CO
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Places to Photograph- Denver Bronco’s Mile High Stadium

Colorado is an incredibly beautiful state with lots of things to see and do. If you love photography, there are lots of places to capture some very memorable photographs. Even though I have lived in Colorado for almost 10 years, I have not begun to finish exploring everything. My problem is that when I find …

Avg price of rural homes in Colorado Springs Up
El Paso County Market Reports

Rural Colorado Springs Home Prices are Hot, But Not Out Of Control

Well, if you have been waiting for the real estate market in the Colorado Springs area to crash again; you are going to be disappointed.   Despite this years snow and frigid temperatures in the teens;  rural homes in El Paso County, Colorado, on 5 or more acres were still selling very well.    The Colorado …

Painting by Paul Freed man with books on his head
Art Star View Ranch Shop Things to Do in Colorado Springs Area

Books & Art: Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys

This is a fun post that really is more about paintings from a of couple recent art shows than it is about cowboys or real estate.  Yet, I will argue that nice artwork allows a home to look like a home rather than a house. Star View Real Estate’s – Shop with Books & Art   …

Agriculture Profiles

Agriculture Census Profiles by County – Colorado 2012

This page contains links to select UDSA 2012 agriculture census profiles for select counties in Colorado.   I’ve also added a brief analysis of selected livestock in the areas surrounding Colorado Springs.      At times, I use the reference section of this  website as a way to store interesting data and facts that I’ve come across.  My …

Colorado Landscaping Woodland Park

Landscaping Ideas for the Backyard of a Colorado Home With a View

Are you wondering how to landscape the backyard of a home that has a great view? If so, read on for a few ideas, do’s and don’ts. This morning as I was glancing though some pictures that I took of some homes in Woodland Park, CO back in August. I realized that I rarely took …

Black Arabian Running in a Pasture in Peyton Co
Land & Lots Market Reports Peyton

2019 Real Estate Market Summary for Peyton, CO

How is the real estate market in Peyton, CO? The real estate market in the entire Colorado Springs area, to include Peyton, was very kind to sellers last year. The prices of both homes and land were up. As a real estate broker that works exclusively with properties that are on at least 5 acres …

Simple chart of key sales facts and figures for Black forest land sales 2018
Black Forest Land & Lots Market Reports

Analysis of 2018 Land Sales in the Black Forest Area

The real estate market as been doing very well in the Colorado Springs and the surrounding areas in El Paso County. This has been true for both residential real estate and unimproved land and lots.  Since I specialize in rural lifestyle properties, which I have chosen to define as homes, farms and ranches on five …