Bob and Karen Pofahl of Picacho Mountain were highlighted in the recent edition of Picacho Living Magazine. The article highlights how their careers in both for-profit and nonprofit businesses brought them to Las Cruces in 2006. Since then, they have been building custom homes in the Picacho Mountain neighborhood and working hard to bring new life to the downtown area of Las Cruces. [Read more…]
The dirty little secret about how well written and properly enforced HOA Covenants will protect your luxury home investment
Sadly, you may be one of the many people who had this same experience when purchasing a new home that you’d hoped would be your dream home.
I’d like you to meet two Picacho Mountain community members, James and Amy.
James and Amy planned and saved for years before they retired to Las Cruces to build their dream home. They found a builder, designed their ideal floorplan, selected a home site with a great view and finally built the luxury home they’d been planning for so many years.
Regrettably James and Amy didn’t build their home at Picacho Mountain. A new home was built up behind them a few months after they moved in, obscuring the view they loved so much. The neighbor on one side purchased an unsightly, old RV and parked it in the driveway. And the neighbor on the other side decided to paint their garage bright blue. Within a few years James and Amy’s dream home had become their worst nightmare: a new home they no longer wanted that was now decreasing in value. [Read more…]