REALTOR® Spotlight

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The following article is a summary from the book, “Realtor for Life,” written by Duane Duggan.

When interest rates drop, you might wonder whether or not it makes any sense to refinance.  Unfortunately, there are many different “rules of thumb” being directed to the public to answer the question, “When is the right time to refinance?”

One of these “rules of thumb” says that if your current mortgage loan is less than two years old, you should not refinance. Generally, this thought comes from the fact that you have just paid closing costs and when you refinance, there will be another set of closing costs. 

Another common “rule” used to determine the feasibility of refinancing is that there should be at least a 2% spread between the old interest

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Published in the At Home section of the Boulder Daily Camera on March 24, 2017

RE/MAX of Boulder is pleased to announce that 14 of the company’s Realtors were recognized with career achievement awards, acknowledging outstanding professional accomplishments.

Awards, including Lifetime Achievement Award and Hall of Fame, were presented at the recent annual international RE/MAX convention held in Las Vegas, NV.

Lifetime Achievement was awarded to Brian Sundberg, Dave Fish and Susan Weeks.

Hall of Fame recipients are Terry Larsen, Digger Braymiller, Mary Ellen Wood, Andy Rice, Shawn Johnson, Kimberly Fels, Linda Nehls, Carroll McCorkle, Mary Huffman, Kelly Atteridg and Carolyn Bleicher.

 In addition, RE/MAX of Boulder was awarded top honors

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Last Friday night was an evening of celebration and giving as I hosted my annual client 'Thank You' party at Madelife Studio in Boulder. My amazing clients and friends danced to the Latin sounds of Los Bohemios as we raised over $6,800 for the New Life Children's Home. This wonderful organization brings food, supplies, medicine and hope to the children of Haiti who have been in the wake of devastating hurricanes that have torn through their country. These donations will help support the amazing work being done at the New Life Children's Home orphanage and rescue center in Port-au-Prince.

I would like to sincerely thank everyone who gave so generously. Happy Holidays.

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Julie Meko, RE/MAX of Boulder

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RE/MAX of Boulder Realtor Laurie Kaufman will be volunteering for the Humane Society of Boulder Valley’s Puttin’ on the Leash 2016 Masquerade. The event is scheduled for April 16 at the Coors Event Center, CU Boulder. “It feels good to volunteer my time and resources to help support the Humane Society of Boulder Valley, which saves the lives of animals,” said Kaufman, who donates a portion of her earnings from every sale to the Humane Society of Boulder and Longmont to help them do this. “Funds raised will also help protect and enhance the lives of companion animals.”


The Humane Society of Boulder Valley provides shelter and care to more than 7,000 animals each year, as well as saves animals’ lives. According to the ASPCA, 2.7 million animals are

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Chris Wood, Publisher for BizWest Media and an organizer of the annual Fall Boulder Valley Real Estate Conference, along with Jay Kalinski, Co-owner of RE/MAX of Boulder and moderator for the conference, joined me on the latest RE/MAX of Boulder podcast. BizWest Media presents the annual real estate conference and RE/MAX of Boulder is proud to be an annual title sponsor. Wood and Kalinski highlighted the local and national industry leaders who will be speaking on the current, as well as future climate of real estate in Boulder Valley and nationwide. Over 200 attendees have registered! BizWest Media and RE/MAX of Boulder hope to see you there. Sign-up at 


The Fall Boulder Valley Real Estate Conference is Wednesday,

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BOULDER – RE/MAX of Boulder is pleased to introduce Jeanne Bellomy and Liz Pistentis to its wonderful team.

Jeanne Bellomy

A graduate of Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas with a degree in business administration, Jeanne Bellomy’s career has spanned more than 20 years in the financial services industry where she specialized in Institutional Fixed Income Sales and Trading. She was a vice president of Fixed Income Sales at Merrill Lynch and Bear Stearns, senior VP and supervisory principal at BancAmerica Securities in Dallas, Texas, and held the position of senior government trader at Team Bank (formerly Texas American Bank) in Fort Worth, Texas.

In 2001, Jeanne moved to Florida. There she became an entrepreneur and owner of a

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RE/MAX of Boulder’s Lisa Wade, President of Boulder Area Realtors Association (BARA), is making community service a priority at BARA through a platform of “Gratitude and Giving Back” by offering agents the opportunity to volunteer and donate to key nonprofits throughout the year.

See the Friday, March 20 article in the Boulder Daily Camera’s At Home section (below) about BARA’s recent volunteer events with Junior Achievement’s Finance Park, which is teaching middle and high school students about financial literacy and money management through role playing and hands-on budgeting exercises.

Thank you to RE/MAX of Boulder volunteers who joined 30 BARA realtors to donate their time and talents to this wonderful event!

-Mike Bader
-Diane Barnwell

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Gina Theriault began her career in real estate in 1996 after relocating to the beautiful State of Colorado in 1995. Even though she was new to the area, her family has roots in the Boulder County area going back to the 1880’s. 

Real estate is her passion, providing her clients with epic service while helping them achieve their real estate goals with the least stress possible is her ultimate objective. Her experience covers starter condos to multimillion dollar estates through Boulder County and the surrounding areas.

She lives with her husband, Brad, in the town of Superior with their 5 children and multiple pets. When she isn’t working, she loves traveling, cooking and camping. It would be her pleasure to work with you on your next Colorado adventure!

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RE/MAX of Boulder is proud to welcome Tuesdi  Arrotta to our office! 

Tuesdi has been in the Boulder community since 2004. Originally from Arizona, Tuesdi and her family fell in love with the diverse lifestyle of outdoor adventure, beauty and the spectacular Rocky Mountains. 

Tuesdi’s professional career stems from Sales and Marketing in the Flexible Packaging industry. She was an entrepreneur with her family’s business in Arizona in the print manufacturing business of packaging. She was the National Sales Director for twenty years handling the company’s sales and marketing for accounts such as PepsiCo, Frito Lay, Proctor&Gamble, Clorox and many others.

She has worked many years with a diversity of people from all backgrounds. With the many years of

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