McKenzie Nichols



November Real Estate News

By McKenzie Nichols - November 28, 2023
MESA COUNTY - COLORADO - REAL ESTATE Market Knowledge and Expert Guidance Key to Today's Market Mesa County's real estate market saw a 25% decrease in residential unit sales in October compared to 2022, while inventory has decreased 18%. The market remains very active to close out the year and with interest rates expected to decline in 2024, we should only see more activity as the spri

October Real Estate News Blog

By McKenzie Nichols - October 13, 2023
MESA COUNTY - COLORADO - REAL ESTATE Strong 3rd Quarter and Underlying Challenges The Mesa County market continues to demonstrate strength and resiliency despite headwinds from stubbornly high interest rates, limited inventory, and other macro-factors challenging norms and predictable market cycles. The 3rd quarter of 2023, compared to the 3rd quarter of 2022, saw an increa

September Real Estate News

By McKenzie Nichols - September 13, 2023
REAL ESTATE - MESA COUNTY   Market Resiliency as Inventory Rise Pending sales and dollar volume are all higher than a year ago at this time, demonstrating a resiliency in the market despite stubbornly elevated mortgage rates. This activity is a clear indication of high demand for homes across the valley and buyers understanding that while perceived "high"

Housing Market Forecast For The Rest of 2023

By McKenzie Nichols - August 21, 2023
Housing Market Forecast For The Rest of 2023 What will happen in the housing market for the rest of 2023? Here's what the experts think. Some Highlights Want to know what experts say will happen in the rest of 2023? Home prices are already appreciating again in many areas. The average of the expert forecasts shows positive price growth. Where mortgage rates go for the rest of the year

August Real Estate News

By McKenzie Nichols - August 09, 2023
GRAND VALLEY - COLORADO - REAL ESTATE   Inventory and Pending Rising! It has been a beautiful summer in the valley. A stormy spring yielded an abundance of wildflowers and great fishing and river activities. Palisade Bluegrass & Roots Festival, Country Jam, Mesa County Fair, Palisade Peach Festival, and farmer's markets have been summer staples an

July Real Estate News

By McKenzie Nichols - July 18, 2023
 MESA COUNTY - COLORADO - REAL ESTATE   Sluggish First Half The effects of low inventory and higher interest rates have shaped our market through the first half of the year.  Year to date, dollar volume in Mesa County is down 31% while unit sales are down 23%.  There are pockets of the market that continue to demonstrate resiliency and overall,

Why Home Ownership Wins In The Long Run

By McKenzie Nichols - July 03, 2023
Today's higher mortgage rates, inflationary pressures, and concerns about a potential recession have some people questioning: should I still buy a home this year? While it's true this year has unique challenges for homebuyers, it's important to think about the long-term benefits of homeownership when making your decision. Consider this: if you know people who bought a home 5, 10, o

June Real Estate News

By McKenzie Nichols - June 26, 2023
REAL ESTATE NEWS | MESA COUNTY   Let Summer Begin! From farmer's markets to festivals, hiking and biking and time on the water, this is a special time of year to enjoy everything the area has to offer. With schools out for the summer and visitors flocking to our market, it's an invigorating time to be part of the community and experience all the s

2022 Corporate Award Winner - Honor Society

By Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Colorado Properties - February 22, 2023
McKenzie Nichols Honored with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices’ Honor Society Award GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. Feb. 22, 2023. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Colorado Properties today announced McKenzie Nichols has been named to the prestigious Honor Society for 2022. The award recognizes the network’s top 16 percent of sales professionals who in 2022 exemplified great sales measures in