Investigator’s Insights

Investigator’s Insights

Understanding Broker Commissions When Business Models Conflict The Division of Real Estate continues to receive questions and complaints related to real estate transactions involving brokers and brokerages with different, and sometimes conflicting, compensation...
Uncle Tom’s Corner-Tales, Trials, Travels & Travails

Uncle Tom’s Corner-Tales, Trials, Travels & Travails

Welcome back to Uncle Tom’s Corner. This time I want to tell you about smells. Not the “knock a buzzard off a gut wagon” smells or the orchids-in-the-air smells when they open the plane doors in Hawaii smells or even the “good heavens, do they sell that...
What would you do????

What would you do????

As I was planning my week, the quote I came across was: “What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?” this is not a new quote, but today it rang loudly for me.  What would I do if I knew I could not fail….. So many times I think we...
AHHHH Rome

AHHHH Rome

Most of us are familiar with the phrase – Rome wasn’t built in a day.  Yet we continue to think we need to have our lives, our work and expectations done all at once.  We live with this impending thou that we have to get it all done NOW. This is silly. ...
How House Flipping in Denver Is Changing in 2018

How House Flipping in Denver Is Changing in 2018

Plenty of house flipping is going on in Denver thanks to the Mile High City’s seemingly unstoppable housing market. But according to one local expert, demand for properties is so overwhelming that large out-of-state investment firms that once dominated the...
Uncle Tom’s Corner-Tales, Trials, Travels & Travails

Uncle Tom’s Corner-Tales, Trials, Travels & Travails

Thanks for coming back to the Corner. Becoming certified as a barbecue judge is sorta like getting your real estate license in that they teach you enough to pass the test. Then the real education begins. As it turns out there are graduated levels of judges…in this...