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Thoughts of a warm-hearted but opinionated long-time Realtor who sells residential property in Colorado Springs and surrounding areas and cities. I sell resale homes, new builds, and investment property. I have a heart for military relocation, specialize in helping out-of-state owners sell their Colorado Springs rental property, and have a passion for Victorian and Vintage homes.
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How do you determine value?A competent REALTOR will examine the market for homes similar to yours that have sold over the past six-to-twelve months in your immediate area to determine which are most similar to yours. They should also look at the houses that didn't sell to get a feeling for what w...
11/25/2019
Always thankful for my eldestMany years ago when I started in ActiveRain I shared this story in a longer version. It shaped my life. As we enter this Season of Thankfulness, I couldn't let it pass without knowing that the choice I made as a scared young woman is one of the greatest blessings of m...
11/23/2019
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I’m thankful for communication  Of late, it has become a conern to me that people have evolved into ugly and nasty taunters as they sit behind their keyboards and express their flaming ideas with no thought that their words are hurtful or harmful to the ones they are addressing - people they don'...
11/15/2019
PB & JelliesThis was one of my first forays into video. I represented this client when he bought the store and thought it was a clever marketing angle. His life took a different turn and he is no longer running the shop, but this was a cute memory.  Over the years my videos improved . . . but the...
11/10/2019
Too Many to CountIf you know me at all, you know that, several decades later, I'm still madly in love with my husband. His "love language" is Acts of Service, and there's not a day that passes that he doesn't show me in some form or another how much he loves me. While I was contemplating somethin...
11/07/2019
It's Time to StartHard as it is to believe, the Holiday Season is fast approaching. Don't wait until it's too late to write a meaningful, evergreen post. One of my favorite things to do in ActiveRain is to make lists of blogging ideas. Here are some to get you started for the upcoming Holidays be...
10/23/2019
Looking forward to 2020 My husband and I are amazingly healthy, which may be why we pulled through so well this year. But it started out rough and took a turn for the worse somewhere along the way. January – I began the year in bed with pneumonia. Got up only to attend the funeral of one of my de...
10/20/2019
Is Your Business Card Cluttered?When I'm showing properties, I love to look at cards left on counters by other agents. I like to see their designs, their photos, and what they may be doing differently that's eye catching.My first thought when I look at what's on so many of these cards is Clutter....
10/10/2019
Trust Your InstinctsWhen do you trust what you know? When you think something's wrong, do you trust your gut or do you question yourself for a few minutes? Do you think maybe you could be mistaken or do you know what you know?The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (the ones we affectionately call The ...
10/07/2019
Is Your House Languishing on the Market?After several decades of being a real estate professional, there are numerous "givens" that affect why your house won't sell. Try to avoid these seven things to give yourself a better chance of selling in a timely manner. Don't be Home during a ShowingMany ...
09/28/2019
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Mimi Foster has been voted one of Colorado Springs' Best Realtors five years in a row. She sells homes throughout the Pikes Peak Region with a passion for Victorian homes in Downtown Colorado Springs. Fifth generation Realtor, mother of five daughters, five grands, and cherished wife, Mimi has over two decades of professional experience helping clients buy and sell their personal residence, military relocation, investment properties, and rehabbing fix and flips in the Colorado Springs area.

  • Colorado Springs
  • Manitou Springs
  • Old Colorado City
  • Black Forest
  • Green Mountain Falls
  • Chapita Park
  • Palmer Lake
  • The thoughts of a warm-hearted but opinionated long-time Realtor who sells residential property in Colorado Springs, with a passion for Victorian homes Downtown.