Calhan Co Snow in January 2019

In Spite of Winter Weather: El Paso County CO Land is Selling in 2019

After analyzing the 2019’s El Paso County, Co land sales; I felt encouraged. People were still out looking at land and buying land despite the wintry weather that we had in January and February. In this area, we rely on snow to provide the all important moisture that our pastures and trees need. In the …

Mile High Stadium in Denver CO

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

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

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 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 …

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 …