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Results From Our Local Survey

As a Colorado property management company, we like to take the time to feature local attractions. If you have moved to Denver recently or are thinking of visiting, check out these survey results. We asked hundreds of residents in the city about their favorite places to go. Hopefully, you find these results useful when making plans in the city.

Best Restaurant –Rioja

Rioja

When it comes to dining out in Denver, Rioja is the restaurant of choice in our survey. Although there are many fantastic places to eat in the city, this Mediterranean restaurant is our favorite.

Best Italian Restaurant – Olive Garden

Olive Garden

Popular Italian restaurant chain Olive Garden scores high among Denver residents. It’s definitely worth a visit if you enjoy Italian food.

Best Steakhouse –Capital Grille

Capital Grille

The Capital Grille chain began in Providence in 1990, but it has established itself as one of Denver’s favorite places to eat out, and its best Steakhouses.

Best Burger Joint – Highland Tap and Burger

Highland Tap and Burger

This lively bar and grill is known for its delicious burgers. So much so that Denver locals have voted it the best burger joint in the whole city.

Best Mexican Restaurant –Casa Bonita

Casa Bonita

The local restaurant and family entertainment destination became world famous when shown on an episode of South Park, and judging by the amount of people who voted for it as Denver’s best Mexican restaurant, it’s no wonder Cartman was so desperate to go.

Best Chinese Restaurant –Great Wall

Denver Great Wall

Denver has a great wealth of Chinese restaurants judging by the responses to the survey, but Great Wall had more votes than the rest. For Chinese food lovers who haven’t been yet, it’s a must.

Best Thai Restaurant – US Thai Cafe

This no-frills Thai restaurant is known for it’s spicy food, and the locals of Denver appreciate them for it.

Best Seafood Restaurant – Jax Fish House

Jax Fish House

This Fish and Oyster bar chain is getting rave reviews in Denver. As well as scoring highly on TripAdvisor and Google, it is also the seafood place of choice for the people who took part in our survey.

Best Place for Breakfast – Onefold

One Fold

Popular for its coffee, baked food and eggs, Onefold is the place to go for breakfast in Denver. At least for the people who took part in our survey.

Best Place for Lunch –Universal

Universal

Universal calls itself Denver’s best diner, and judging by our survey responses, it’s difficult to disagree with that. They are known for their inventive breakfast and lunch menus.

Best Bar –JD’s Neighbourhood Bar

JDs in Denver

If you check the online reviews for this place, you’ll see that almost everyone who visits has something good to say about it. Probably the reason why it scored above any other bar in Denver in our survey.

Best Live Music Venue – Red Rocks Amphitheatre

Red Rocks

Although not technically in Denver city (10 miles away), I included this because it’s close enough and extremely popular. With a 4.8 review score on Google (out of 1,559 reviews), the venue has certainly given people their fair share of fun over the years.

Best Family Day Out – Denver Zoo

Denver Zoo

Wildlife is the word when it comes to the best family day out in Denver. The famous zoo has hundreds of different animal species to give the whole family a wonderful day out.

Favorite Person from Denver – David Fincher

David Fincher

Famous director and producer David Fincher is officially (or unofficially) named as Denver’s favorite person. Famous for directing Fight Club and being nominated for an Oscar for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, we think it’s a great choice!

 

 

Guide to the Eviction Process in Colorado

colorado-eviction-lawsIn Colorado, evictions are sometimes referred to as “Forcible Entry & Detainer” (FED). Like in other states, Colorado landlords and property managers must follow all the rules and regulations set forth by state law when evicting a tenant. Otherwise, the eviction process will fail.

A landlord who engages in any conduct outside the judicial process such as threatening the tenant, taking the tenant’s personal belongings, terminating essential services or utilities, or locking out the tenant may be liable to the tenant for any damages incurred.

 

A Guide to the Eviction Process in Colorado

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What You Need To Know About Breaking a Lease in Colorado

In the U.S., a landlord-tenant lease is a legally binding contract. If you’ve signed a lease for a specified amount of time, and you want to get out of it early, there are legal repercussions that you must be prepared to deal with.

If you’re moving to Colorado, here are some things you need to know before affixing your signature to a lease.  

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15 Things to Do in Denver with Kids

 

As a Denver property management company we know our city very well, so we thought who better to tell you about the wonders of Denver, Colorado then us. Are you heading to Denver with kids? Well, get ready to have the best time of your lives. Denver has got it all- from animal sanctuaries, interactive museums, incredible zoos, and aquariums, to fun balloon rides. There are literally hundreds of incredible, fun-filled, kid-friendly places to take your young ones in this beautiful city of Colorado. Read on to find out the best kid-friendly things to do in Denver.

 

Top 15 Activities to do with kids in Denver:

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Top Tips When Buying Investment Property in Denver, Colorado

 

Top Tips

Buying an investment property continues to be one of the best ways to invest. To many investors, buying investment properties is all about increasing their wealth and securing their financial future. Not to mention protecting their gains from the state and federal income taxes.

If you are planning to buy an investment property in Denver, Colorado, you might want to familiarize yourself with the dos and don’ts of buying an investment property. This can help you avoid making the common mistakes that many investors make. Here are some useful tips for buying investment property in Denver.

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Top 10 Reasons to Live in Littleton Colorado

As a business servicing Littleton is a small town not far from Denver. While small in size, this town is fast becoming a premier destination for people interested in settling and raising a family. Despite a population of just over 42,000, it is still one of the most sought out destinations for retirement and family living.

Here are the top 10 reasons why you should consider living in Littleton, Colorado:

     1. Best Place to Retire

Old SmartAsset’s second annual report on the best places to retire, Littleton, Colorado was given the number one spot. Nearly 4700 cities and towns across the country were included in this analysis.

Littleton got the top spot because of its ranking in terms of taxes, number of doctor offices per 1000 people, number of retirement offices per 1000 people, number of recreation centers per 1000 people and number of seniors as a percentage of the total population.

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Tips for Making Your Rental Property Stand Out

There is no question that most rental properties offer the landlord or the owner a steady source of income. But this income is only consistent if the landlord is able to find a good long-term tenant and/or is able to maintain the property to ensure that the place is hardly ever vacant in between tenants.

One of the most effective ways of ensuring that your property attracts long-term tenants and does not remain vacant for long periods of time is to spruce it up. By making the property stand out, you not only add value to your own property but you also ensure that you continue to generate a consistent income from it.

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How to Make Your Rental Application Stand Out

There is only one method to making a tenant screening process a cool breeze section, and this is through the careful use of rental applications. The rental application is a tower-light that guides one towards finding quality tenants, hence the question of how to make your rental application stand out. A rental application is also called ‘rentalutions.’

A rental application is a pivotal screening document offered by landlords or property managers to prospective or intending tenants. This document ensures the provision of a wide range of information. Information that comprises of the applicant’s employment, income, and credit; rental history; references from landlords, employers, and others; identifying information, such as Social Security and driver’s license numbers; past evictions, criminal convictions, bankruptcies; and lots more.

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Tips to Make Renting to Tenants with Pets Successful

A proven way of attracting great tenants into your property is to allow pets. Which makes sense considering that a large percentage of the population are pet lovers. Besides, by housing pets in your home, you can justifiably increase the rent and make extra income.

Having pets on the property, however, is not a light task. It adds on risk that your property will be damaged or in extreme cases can result in safety issues for your tenants.

 

So how can a landlord mitigate the risks when renting to tenants who have pets?

 

Establish a Pet Agreement Policy

Before you allow a pet owner to move into your rental, it is prudent to create and enforce a pet policy contract. The agreement will address specific pet related issues that the tenant must observe. (more…)

Highlands Ranch’s Top 10 Activities

Highlands Ranch is filled with a lot of attractions for you to see. No wonder it’s considered a must-see for those looking to explore Colorado. As a local business servicing Highlands Ranch, it’s important to know what this beautiful place has to offer. Here, you can discover a lot of things– from local breweries to nature parks.

That said, we have collected the top 7 activities that you must do on your next Highlands Ranch visit.

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