Diana and Michael Kearns's Blog Posts

Tips for Shopping for New Bed Sheets

We spend about a third of our lives in bed, so it makes sense to invest in bed linens that make us feel comfortable, even pampered.Here are some tips to help skip the guesswork the next time you go

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Top REALTORS in Painted Prairie

This week, Painted Prairie held its first Annual Spirit of Excellence Awards to recognize the top REALTORS in the community.🏘 We are excited to share that Diana and Michael Kearns were named...#

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New Homebuilders Coming to Painted Prairie

Exciting news from the award-winning Painted Prairie community in Aurora, CO... three new homebuilders will be joining the mix in the upcoming Phase 2 of development!We were excited to be invited to

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Spectacular Mountain Views, under $600k, in Denver Central Park

Just listed: 3 bedroom townhome in Central Park DenverPriced at $599,000. Showings begin at noon on Friday, June 11, 2021.Spectacular Mountain views. Corner lot with fenced yard. Ground floor patio

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Hazel Miller Band headlines first MoJaBlu Concert of 2021

Sponsored by the Central Park MCA, the annual MoJaBlu concert series is back for 2021!Hazel Miller BandThursday, June 10, 2021 at 6:30pmCentral Park North Green (49th & Valentia Street, Denver

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Effectively Organize your Kitchen

How to Organize Your KitchenThe kitchen is one of the busiest rooms in any household, and it's full of small things that you can never find when you need them!Organizing your kitchen is easy when

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2021 Denver Central Park Kid's Triathalon

2021 Denver Central Park Kids' TriathlonAugust 22, 2021 at 4:00am - 9:00amThis race will have all the components of an official triathlon including, timing chips, finisher medals,

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Central Park MCA Aquatics Update - May 28 2021

SPLASH INTO SUMMER WITH YOUR ACTIVE PASSMessage from the Central Park MCA: Active Pass members will have holiday access, be able to reserve AM limited attendance swim and be able to enjoy the pools

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Street Sweeping in Painted Prairie?

Street Sweeping in Painted Prairie?Have you seen these signs in Painted Prairie? Apparently the City of Aurora is about to start street sweeping in our neighborhood.Coming from Denver (with monthly

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What is the Mile High Shift?

The Mile High Shift. If you live in Denver, especially in the northeast part of town, you've probably heard it mentioned over the past couple of weeks but you may be wondering just exactly what it

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Over 330 Homes! Wow - 2021 Central Park Community Garage Sale

There's still a little time left to register for the 16th Annual Central Park Community Garage Sale!As of Thursday morning, May 18, we have over 330 homes participating. We will continue to accept

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Multi Family Garage Sale this weekend in Painted Prairie

There's still a little time left to register for the 1st Annual Painted Prairie Community Garage Sale! We will update the participant list through this Thursday.The sale will be held this Saturday,

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Who Lives Here? Denver area demographics.

When home buyers start looking in new neighborhoods or cities, their first questions are often about the demographics of the area. Where do residents work? How are the schools? How many people live

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Painted Prairie Interview with Realtors Diana and Michael Kearns [VIDEO]

In early 2020, the developers of the Painted Prairie community in Aurora, CO spoke with Realtors Diana and Michael Kearns to find out what makes Painted Prairie special.Learn more about the Painted

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Central Park United Neighbors 2021 Annual Forum

Join us on Tuesday, May 18th from 6:30 - 8:30 for CPUN's Annual Community Forum. RSVP for the Zoom meeting hereIn addition to voting on the slate of CPUN Board Members, this meeting will serve

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Painted Prairie Bring on Spring Event

Join us for a FREE weekend with thoughtfully curated events and activities, informative home how-to clinics & unique community traditions!FRIDAY, APRIL 30: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., High Prairie

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Expects Predict Housing Market Growth will Continue but Slow Down

Fannie Mae (officially the "Federal National Mortgage Association") and Freddie Mac (officially the "Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation) are the two federally chartered companies who, "establish

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Five Tips for Preparing Your Home to Sell [VIDEO]

Wow, what a throwback!Originally broadcast on KDVR-TV, Fox 31 Denver, on July 22, 2009. Michael Kearns, then a RE/MAX agent in Denver's Stapleton neighborhood (now Central Park) shares 5 tips on how

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Civitas and Calthorpe and Associates Create Painted Prairie Park System

Originally appeared on lifeatpaintedprairie.com - reprinted with permission.Step inside the details behind Painted Prairie and its park system with Craig Vikers of Civitas, as he explains his vision

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It's 4-20 - what herbs should you be growing in your kitchen?

It's April 20th, also known as "420," and in Colorado it seems that everyone is thinking about "herbs." No, not those herbs (the recreational and medicinal ones), we're talking about herbs for

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Common Things to Look Out for Before Buying Your Dream Home

It is easy to become overwhelmed when you decide to buy a home.Friends, family, colleagues, and even acquaintances will give you their opinions whether you are a first time home buyer or you're

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Golden Colorado Off Leash Dog Park [VIDEO]

A quick visit to the Tony Grampsas Dog Park in Golden, CO.Did we mention it is next door to New Terrain Brewing? ???

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16th Annual Central Park Community Garage Sale

Well, for a lot of reasons 2020 was a year we'd all rather forget. In our own little world, the COVID-19 pandemic (and social distancing) caused the cancelation of the Central Park Community Garage

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First Annual Painted Prairie Community Garage Sale

Save the Date: May 15, 2021Planning is underway for the first annual Painted Prairie Community Garage Sale! In 2006 we started the Stapleton Community Garage Sale, by 2010 over 300 homes were

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5 Peaceful Paint Colors for your Home

One of the most common decisions faced by homeowners is what colors should you use when decorating your home. Standing in front of the wall of paint samples at Home Depot or your local paint store

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High Prairie Park - A gathering place for all ages

Painted Prairie’s High Prairie Park is more than just a playground. It is a place where all ages and abilities can play among a series of treehouses and natural landscapes. Isaac

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How do 'Credit Inquiries' affect your credit score?

As real estate agents, we counsel our clients to talk to 2-3 mortgage lenders before making a decision on how to finance their home purchase. Lenders offer various loan products, have different,

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Brand New Home - available now! 21582 E 60th Avenue, Aurora (Painted Prairie)

Move-In Ready (available 3/25/2021)Corner Lot, 4 Bedroom, Gorgeous Designer Choices $624,990This exceptional 2-story home sits on a corner homesite just three blocks north of High Prairie Park!

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Will Increasing Mortgage Rates Impact Home Prices?

We are in the midst of a very active real estate market in Denver, and many people are talking about home prices in relation to mortgage rates. While mortgage rates have been relatively staple, some

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Central Park (Stapleton) MCA Snow Removal Info

MCA Snow Removal InformationBased on current forecasting, we are expecting snow to start accumulating early Saturday and continue into Monday and could result in accumulation inexcess of 3 feet.MCA

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Painted Prairie HOA Snow Removal Info

Dear Residents,In our area, we are expecting at least one foot of snow (possibly and likely more). Since this is a bigger snow storm then we have seen in years, we wanted to let you know of the snow

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9 Tips to Help You Control Your Spending

Let’s be honest: Spending money can sometimes be too easy for our own good. In today's world we have multiple subscriptions to streaming services, music providers, magazines (yes, some people

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Do you need a REALTOR to buy a new construction home?

Every day home buyers head off to builders' offices and model homes without a REALTOR® representing them as a Buyer's Agent. Sure you can buy a home on your own, but aren't you giving up a lot

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Is Getting a Home Mortgage Still Too Difficult?

Potential homebuyers are always cautioned to be aware of mortgage lending standards and the difficulty they might face when trying to obtain a mortgage. Credit availability is expanding, making it

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The Inspiration behind the Painted Prairie Park System

Originally appeared on lifeatpaintedprairie.com - reprinted with permissionPainted Prairie’s parks project leader, Diane Lipovksy describes her vision for the park system at Painted

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Update on Stapleton Resident Membership Renewals (Pool Cards)

Announcement from the Stapleton MCA, 4/15/2020We are temporarily amending our current policy, and allowing our residents to renew their membership cards by phone, once it is established that our

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Stapleton Real Estate Update 1Q 2020 [VIDEO]

Michael Kearns, from the Kearns Team at Realty ONE Group Premier, provides an update on the Stapleton community real estate market, through the 1st quarter of 2020.Looking for more info on Stapleton

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2020 Stapleton Community Garage Sale Update [VIDEO]

Due to Coronavirus restrictions, the 15th Annual Stapleton Community Garage Sale is being rescheduled to dates later this.

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Painted Prairie Grand Opening Celebration

Rescheduled from March 28-29...On Saturday, May 16, and Sunday, May 17, Painted Prairie is the place to be to sample all that this dynamic community offers—and get a taste of exciting

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Epic Homes grand opening at Painted Prairie

Information provided by Life at Painted Prairie and Epic HomesAurora, CO – WEBWIRE – Tuesday, February 11, 2020Aurora, CO - With its Grand Opening set for this weekend,

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