Personal Growth

March 29, 2017

J. Garland Thurman Group - Denver Colorado Top Real Estate Group

The J. Garland Thurman Group is a top producing, and highly rated group year after year. We greatly value our relationships with our clients!

Dec. 30, 2016

Happy New Year!

July 28, 2016

New Home Sales in US Climb to More than 8-year High

According to The Commerce Department, Americans bought new homes in June at the fastest pace in since February 2008. Low mortgage rates and a healthy job market have helped to move residential real estate, which continues to recover from the housing market crash that began in late 2008. Greater demand ...

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Dec. 4, 2015

MasterMind Business Group Year End Meeting 2015

The year end meeting of the MasterMind Buiness Group was held on Friday December 4, 2015.  This is always a fun, yet fantastic review of all the material covered each month for the past year.  There is actually a Final Exam, however this is tongue-in-check in that it ...

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Nov. 11, 2015

Denver Homes Starting to Become Affordable to Young Buyers

Buying a home in the Denver metro area can be pretty pricey for millennials according to Aldo Svaldi of the Denver Post. Even though mortgage rates and payments are still at the lower end , the average payment burden to buyers is 34.2% on a median home purchase price of ...

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Oct. 15, 2015

Rents in the Denver Metro Area are Skyrocketing

The reason for high rents can be explained both with the millennials, as well as the baby boomers: the former are looking for jobs in the metro area and like the flexibility, the latter are looking to downsize and live more conveniently.

Apartment rents have been up 5% in most ...

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July 23, 2015

2015 Mokoena Synergy Group at Buffini's Peak Experience

2015 Mokoena Synergy Group at Buffini's Peak ExperienceThe magic coming out of a group of successful Realtors from across the U.S. is inspiring and energizing. These professionals were willing to participate in an environment that encouraged transparency, personal growth, and a willingness to of each to be a positive contributor to group discussions. 

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Sept. 17, 2013

Heritage Hills Business Group meets in Lone Tree, CO

Heritage Hills at Lone Tree, CO 80124The Heritage Hills Business group was formed by J. Garland Thurman of Kentwood Real Estate and Steve Roper of Roper Insurance in the first quarter of 2013 with the goal is to make the Heritage Hills Business Group a leading neighborhood business networking group.  Meetings are the third Thursday of each ...

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March 21, 2013

B.I.G Day 2013! Be Involved! Give! Saturday April 20!


B.I.G. Day 2013
Mark Saturday, April 20 on your calendar for a B.I.G. Day. A chance for businesses and non-profits to partner on one Saturday morning to make a difference.  Click here for a video about the event.  


This is the 3rd annual B.I.G. day and so ...

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Nov. 13, 2012

Secure Password Protocol

In this day and age of technology we have passwords for websites, memberships, accounts and more!  I sometimes wonder what else in my life will soon become "password protected."  I ran across this humorous picture recently with a caption we all can identify with, I think.  Sometimes we all just ...

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