Green Built Homes in Mayfair Neighborhood Denver, CO

Come join me as I tour 654 Ivanhoe Street in Mayfair. It is one of the first modern, green built  homes in the Mayfair neighborhood. Jonathan Coppin of OED2 architecture firm led me on a tour of his newest project at 654 Ivanhoe street in Mayfair. OED2 architects designed this home to conform to new  energy saving techniques for a more energy efficient home.  From the solar panels, vegetative roof cover, energy star appliances and the use of recycled materials this home is a spectacular example of how modern construction and well thought out design can save money. The open kitchen allows for cocktail parties as well as formal sit down feasts.  Many of the materials were recycled from the previous home that stood on the property. In the … [Read more...]

5 reasons you should have been at Mayfair’s wine tasting Sept 15, 2009

1. Proceeds support our local school, Palmer Elementary 2. Great wines to taste and nibbles from the kitchen at Solera. 3. Beautiful evening on the back patio celebrated one of the last late summer evenings outside. 4. Hearing about how Mayfair Neighbors, Inc. is now a registered non-profit. 5. Best reason of all to come to Mayfair Neighbor’s sponsored events – meet fantastic neighbors and make new friends. Mayfair Neighbors, Inc. threw a fantastic fundraiser in support of Palmer Elementary school on Tuesday September 15, 2009.  The event was held in beautiful courtyard of Solera Restaurant. Most of the board of directors were seen in the crowd enjoying wine and engaging with the local residents. Scott Babcock, the current Mayfair … [Read more...]

Mayfair Neighborhood Insurance Company Offers Business Insurance

Are you looking for a  insurance brokerage firm located in the Mayfair neighborhood? Glen Dilworth and Michael Mares of Walker-Dilworth are a locally owned insurance brokerage specializing in business insurance, workman’s compensation and bonding of trades people. They are located at 1500 Leyden street and welcome all inquires of how they can aid you in insuring your local Denver business. Michael and Glen will research your needs and find the best policy from a range of companies.  Walker-Dilworth has been in the Mayfair neighborhood for 9 years and are supporters of  the East Colfax partnership.  Feel free to contact either Michael or Glen with any pending insurance needs for your business, home, car or life insurance needs. You can … [Read more...]

Gourmet Breakfast Restaurant in Mayfair – Snooze

Snooze Eatery is a proven hit!  Since the day the doors opened at  their second location on the corner of  7th and  Colorado Boulevard, Snooze has generated lines of enthusiastic foodies waiting to dive into one of their specialty pancakes. For many anxious customers waiting in line, Snooze is offering a great breakfast joint to replace the sorely missed, Annie’s Cafe that moved over to Colfax a little bit over a year ago. The decor of Snooze harkens back to the late 50′s early 60′s age of fascination with rocket ships and mid-century modern design.  The blue and orange combination of colors along with the architecturally interesting light fixtures only increases the enjoyment of your dining experience. The restaurant has many dining … [Read more...]

FREE Mayfair Summer Concerts

Mark your calendar now for this Saturday, August 22, 2009 at 6pm to stop by Mayfair Park. You will be delighted to find the Denver Municipal Band performing and filling the air with music. Enjoy the music while  lounging on your picnic blanket with a basket of goodies to share with your friends and family under a beautiful Colorado sky (hopefully rain free). There will be face painting for the kiddos and a few vendors selling refreshments but you are encouraged to bring your own. All the fun begins promptly at 6pm so grab your gear and head over to the park.  Be on the lookout for me as I will be there with my ever trusted video camera to get your opinion on the goings on. See you all this Saturday for a evening of summer fun. Looking … [Read more...]

What is going on at Mozart’s Lounge tonight?

The Fax partnership is hosting another 1st Tuesday on the “Fax” tonight at Mozart’s. Come join in the fun and eat a few tasty treats. Network with Mayfair and Colfax area business owners to promote your business or learn more about theirs.  This group promotes local Mayfair restaurants and various Colfax businesses monthly. The Fax partnership was formed to promote and encourage the revitalization of America’s longest  street, Colfax Avenue.  Read James Bow’s personal protests to Colfax’s claim of being the longest street in America. The event begins tonight, August 4th, 2009 at 5:00pm and lasts until 7:00pm. … [Read more...]

How Can I Get On HGTV’s HouseHunters?

I’ve got the info that you need to get us both on national TV!  How cool to have a record of your home buying experience to share with your friends and family. HGTV  contacted me today  to ask if I have any interested buyers who are willing to be filmed for this nationally televised show.  Are you who they are looking for? If you are interested in buying a Denver/surrounding area home in the next 1-2 months call me to get an application for the show.  They want to start filming in July/August 2009. Aren’t you glad you keep visiting MayfairDenver.com? Looking to buy or sell a home in Mayfair? Call me/text me/email me. I’m here to help. Find your new Mayfair home available now from $100,000 to $1,000,000. … [Read more...]

Palmer Elemantary Playground Groundbreaking Ceremony

Palmer Elementary school celebrated the groundbreaking for their new Learning Landscape playground that will be ready fall of 2009. The ground breaking ceremony happened on Friday, May 22nd, 2009 at 9:00am on the existing playground behind the school. The day began with the presentation of the flag and saying the Pledge of Allegiance. The students then sang a new song written to celebrate their new playground. The song was sung to the tune, “Take me out to the ballgame”. Elizabeth Trujillo, Palmer’s principal, then introduced people who were instrumental in getting the playground approved and funded. The students were then lead in a cheer of “NO MORE PEA GRAVEL”, which they thoroughly enjoyed screaming at the top of their lungs. The next … [Read more...]

Palmer Elementary School Video Tour

Have you ever wondered what goes on at Palmer Elementary school or what types of programs are available for the children? I spoke with Elizabeth Trujillo, Palmer’s Principal, about the programs, number of students and new projects happening at the school. While I was there I also met Lisa Kerin Welch, 2009′s PTA President, who explained the new learning landscape installation that will break ground on May 22, 2009. Palmer Elementary school is hosting a groundbreaking that morning to celebrate a changing playground environment. Lisa and Elizabeth are both very excited that the entire playground area will be redeveloped into a learning landscape which will feature more native plantings, running track, new swings and an entire make-over of the … [Read more...]

Does Mayfair have a registered neighborhood organization?

Yes, Mayfair has an active neighborhood organization.  Local residents and business owners are encouraged to get involved in the Mayfair neighborhood by joining and enjoying activities promoted by this wonderful group of people.  Membership per household is  $15.00 per year ( discounted rate of $10.00 per year if you are age 65+) which keeps you informed and pays for the Mayfair Mirror newspaper to be delivered to you on a quartly basis.  The Mayfair mirror posts activities on its website or in the newspaper. You can contact the organization by visiting the website: www.MayfairDenver.org or just mail your yearly membership check directly to… Mayfair Neighbors, Inc. PO Box 200306 Denver, CO 80220 Getting involved in this organization is a … [Read more...]

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