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October 28, 2021

What’s the School Situation in Painted Prairie?

One big question I get asked consistently, and rightfully so, is about the schools that students living in Painted Prairie are assigned to. First, know there is a space designated for a potential school in Painted Prairie.  This site is just north of the KB single-family model homes.  It is zoned as a public use […]

October 5, 2021

Now is the Time to Winterize Your Home!

Before you head out to the mountains to go skiing, sledding and enjoying all the winter activities Colorado has to offer, there are a few things both homeowners and renters should consider doing to prepare your home for the colder winter months ahead.  Check out our list to make sure you are ready for winter […]

September 28, 2021

Fall Fun Near Painted Prairie

Fall is officially here… the leaves are changing, the days are getting shorter, and there’s a brisk, coolness creeping into the air. Time to grab that pumpkin-spice latte, your favorite cozy sweater, and your fall boots and hunker down for some good ole’ family-friendly fall fun! Here are a few favorites from in and around […]

August 4, 2021

Teen driver? Trampoline? Clients coming into your home? Rental property? You may need an Umbrella Policy

What is Umbrella Insurance? Umbrella insurance is a type of personal liability insurance that can be indispensable when you find yourself liable for a claim larger than your homeowner’s insurance or auto insurance will cover.  Umbrella insurance even covers certain liability claims those policies may not, such as libel, slander, and false imprisonment. And if […]

July 13, 2021

The Parks of Painted Prairie

One of my favorite things about the Painted Prairie community is the amount of open, green space. Whether you’re wanting to sit back and relax, enjoy a picnic, shoot hoops, garden, climb and explore, or take in the views, Painted Prairie has a park for it! Here are the parks in the neighborhood (so far… […]

June 23, 2021

5 Tips for Your Hail and Roof Claim

Did you know that we are right in the middle of Colorado’s hail season, which runs from April 15 – September 15?  Depending on the severity of a storm, hail can be either a minor event or cause significant damage.  According to the National Weather Service, hail causes about $1 billion in damage to property and […]

May 14, 2021

There’s a New Garden Club Sprouting in Painted Prairie!

One of the top qualities about living in Painted Prairie is the parks and open spaces that surrounds the community.  And as Painted Prairie is still in its infancy stage, many homes still have a blank slate when it comes to landscaping.  Whether you are new to the area or have been living in the […]

December 12, 2020

A Little Bit About Pena Station North and Pena Station Next

There’s a new vision in town.  One that is taking notes from a city in Japan.  Pena Station Next is the train stop located along the University of Colorado A Line.  Pena Station North is currently a piece of land located on the eastern side of Denver near the airport.  At first glance, it’s hard […]

November 22, 2020

Where and What is Painted Prairie?

What is this community going to look like when it’s complete? Painted Prairie broke ground on September 21, 2018.  The land encompasses 620 acres in the northeast corner of Aurora, Colorado.  Currently, there are 3,151 residential units (a mix of single-family, condominiums, and apartments) planned. There is also a 20-acre town center planned as well […]

November 20, 2020

The Builders of Painted Prairie: KB Homes

KB was one of the first builders to break ground in Painted Prairie. KB is one of the larger nationally-owned companies (KBH). KB homes can differ from community to community. They are in several neighborhoods around the Denver metro area. I personally live in a KB home that is about 15 years old. I must […]