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Free, Local Earth Day Fun!

by Christa Marsh

If you're sticking around town this weekend, you can celebrate
Earth Day at the Longmont Museum and Cultural Center this Saturday from 10AM to 3PM.

Sustainable Resilient Longmont will host the 4th annual Longmont Earth Day Celebration featuring an expo of more than 20 local environmental education booths, performances, talks and films to educate and inspire taking care of our precious planet.

This family-friendly event will also have hands-on arts & crafts activities made from recycled materials! Samples Bistro, High Point Creamery and Sol Coffee will provide food and beverages outside the Museum all day.

And the best part, the event is FREE! 

For more information please go to:

Longmont Museum and Cultural Center
400 Quail Rd Longmont, CO 80501



Under Contract! - 430 Emery St.

by Christa Marsh

The Winning Team Real Estate Group at Old Town Real Estate Co. is
UNDER CONTRACT on our popular Old Town listing.

430 Emery St. was listed at $332,000.00. Showings started at the Open House this past weekend and it was Under Contract by late Monday! 

This home attracted buyers of all types! Thank you to everyone who visited and submitted an offer! 

Congratulations to our Seller and Buyers!

Rocky Mountain National Park Series: Earth Day Celebration!

by Christa Marsh

This Saturday, April 21st, Rocky Mountain National Park is celebrating Earth Day. 
The event is in combination with the celebrations of National Junior Ranger Day and National Park Week! 

Stop on by Beaver Meadows Visitor Center from 10:00AM – 2:00PM for learning and volunteering opportunities, kids activities and games and free admission.

Ready to Buy? Pre-Approval is your first step to success!

by Christa Marsh

It's that time of year! More homes are coming on the market each week and as expected it's another year of low inventory (though it's slightly better) and lots of Buyers!

Our team's last listing received 13 offers and our last Buyer won over 12 other offers.

Photo Credit: Keeping Current Matters

There are a number of strategies that help us help our Buyers get under contract fast. But, it's never without a written and verbal Pre-Approval from a reputable, preferably local, Lender. Pre-Approval should always be your first step!

Freddie Mac describes the ‘4 Cs’ that help determine the amount you will be qualified to borrow:

Capacity: Your current and future ability to make your payments
Capital or cash reserves: The money, savings, and investments you have that can be sold quickly for cash
Collateral: The home, or type of home, that you would like to purchase
Credit: Your history of paying bills and other debts on time

Getting pre-approved is one of many steps that will show home sellers that you are serious about buying, and it speeds up the process once your offer has been accepted.

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Bottom Line

Many potential home buyers overestimate the down payment and credit scores needed to qualify for a mortgage today. If you are ready and willing to buy, you may be pleasantly surprised at your ability to do so.

Motivational Monday: Signing up is the first step! Do it!

by Christa Marsh

Did you get a little pumped to sign up for a race after watching the incredible Boston finishers?!

Congratulations to all the athletes that overcame the challenging running conditions with incredible success!
You're an inspiration to us all!!!

Photo Credit: The Boston Globe

The Winners - Left to Right
- Men’s wheelchair winner Marcel Hug -
- Women’s wheelchair winner Tatyana McFadden -
- Elite women's division winner Desiree Linden (with the first victory for an American woman since 1985) -
- Elite men's division winner Yuki Kawauchi (the first Japanese man to win the race since 1987) -

Okay, are you ready to commit? Whether you have running, riding or obstacle race goals, we've got you covered!


Colorado Road and Trail Running Races

Here's a working list of Colorado Running Events
Another fun source for races throughout the US:

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Colorado Cycling Races and Events

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Colorado Mud Runs!


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There are tons of sources for Colorado race events. Pick one for the family or a group of friends, add a destination race to a planned vacation, or just do it to give yourself that little boost while we're in this transition season! There's no better time to start than today!

We could use a little good news!

In hopes of chipping away at the National Parks Service’s $12 billion maintenance back log with energy royalties, Rocky Mountain National Park entry fees might not make the jump from $20 to $70 as proposed last October (2017).

More than 100,000 people commented on the plan, most in opposition, and the federal government listened, backing off on its plan to dramatically raise park fees in 17 of the most popular national parks.

While still trying to solidify a plan, the Department of the Interior has listened to the people and plans to address the $12 billion maintenance backlog (RMNP requires $15 million) via other revenue sources.

Thank you to all that commented and made your voices heard!

Photo Credit: Helen H. Richardson, The Denver Post


“Just Sold” - 2106 Meadow Ct

by Christa Marsh


2106 Meadow Ct. in Longmont

Great team work and shared mutual trust made this Sell and Buy a possibility for my clients. These are great past clients of mine and they’ve had the gift of market timing as they’ve grossed  thousands with each move up…. Maybe you’ll stay longer in your new home! #BringingYouColorado

JUST SOLD! - 44 JJ Kelly Rd. in Lyons

by Christa Marsh



It really was an honor to have been able to represent the Trustee on this Estate Sale. There’s so much more than just the real estate transaction that goes into being entrusted as a loved one's personal representative. Emotions are raw and decisions needs to be made when all you’d rather be doing is grieving and making sense of a loss of a friend or love one.

I’m so happy to have been of value and made the connection I did with my client. Thank You… #BringingYouColorado

Cory gives everything he has to fulfilling his client's dreams of home ownership - and it's a privilege he doesn't take lightly.

Cory is proud and honored to have served this community for the last 18 years as a full-time real estate Broker and Owner of Old Town Real Estate. It brings him pride to know that people come to him as a trusted adviser when selecting a home in Boulder County and specifically in our beloved Old Town neighborhoods.

Motivational Monday: Embrace the fearless child inside!

by Cory Dudley

Meet 8-year-old Sky. She's from Japan and came to LA to skate and surf :)

She's a self-taught little ripper. She goes big, she's brave, and she skates with the boys cause it pushes her limits.

Not only does Sky put a smile on your face. She's a reminder to follow your dreams- without fear of failure or judgment- to push your limits, fall, and get back up with a smile and know you're better than where you started!

Happy Monday! May this week bring joy and success!



Get a start on the Easter fun this Saturday at The Village at the Peaks!

Mile-High Skydive will kick off the event with skydivers at 12:30! Weather permitting of course.

Photo Credit: Village at the Peaks


This is a wonderful family event full of fun and FREE activities.

 Baby Goats!

Balloon Twisters

Easter Crafts

Music & DJ

Face Painters


Princess Performances

Easter Bunny Photo-ops

and so much more!!!

See you tomorrow!

Have a beautiful, fun-filled Easter Weekend!




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Contact Information

Cory Dudley
The Winning Team Real Estate Group
522 Kimbark St
Longmont CO 80501
Mobile: (303) 641-8597
Office: (303) 776-4004
Fax: (303) 776-4661