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It’s Time for the Polar Express

Durango is an enchanting holiday town. It’s the time of the year people come from near and far to celebrate the holidays, and one of the most spectacular features is the annual Polar Express Train Ride. The story of the classic children’s book comes alive on the train with favorite characters such as the Hero…
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La Plata County Colorado Association of Realtors Numbers for October

This week, we have the latest real estate numbers for La Plata County for the month of October. The attached charts show a detailed breakdown of several market segments in La Plata County, showing La Plata County as a whole, Durango In Town, Durango Rural, Bayfield In Town, Bayfield Rural, Ignacio In Town, Ignacio Rural,…
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Mountainfilm on Tour

This next Saturday Durango Nature Studies provides an opportunity for Durango to watch Mountainfilm on Tour. Mountainfilm is one of the premier film festivals in the world, and is held in Telluride every Memorial Day Weekend. This festival showcases films that impact the environment, social justice, climbing, and even political issues. This Saturday, November 16,…
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La Plata County Real Estate Transactions for October

This week we have the latest La Plata County real estate transactions for the month of October. We had 97 total sales, a lower number than last October, which had a total of 106 sales. Year to date, we are at 968 total sales, whereas last year at this time we had a total of…
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What A Girl Wants

We oftentimes say Durango has a little bit of everything, but this weekend’s expo at the Fairgrounds proves that fact! The What A Girl Wants Expo this Saturday, November 9, from 10am-4pm will feature a full day of women-centered events, information, gift ideas, and more. This is a fantastic set of resources for women of…
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Tips to Winterize a Vacation Home

Last week we mentioned ways to winterize homes for our clients who live in winter weather all year. However, many of our friends and clients utilize their homes in La Plata County as vacation homes, and they leave for the winter. If this is the case, there are additional preparations that should be made to…
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Downtown Durango Halloween Event

It’s finally the week of Halloween, and if your kids are like most, they’re so excited! Durango is one of those places that offers so many great family neighborhoods and places to trick or treat. However, if a neighborhood isn’t an option for you, the Durango Business Improvement District offers a children’s Halloween event in…
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Maintenance Tips to Winterize Your Home

Temperatures are dropping and many years we’ve even had snow in Durango by late October, which means it’s incredibly important to ensure your home is ready for winter. Every late fall we like to send a reminder to our clients with some tips for winter home preparation. Remove hose from spigot. We remind our clients…
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Durango Weekend Harvest Activities

Halloween is almost here, and it’s the prime time to enjoy some of Durango’s favorite harvest celebrations. On Saturday October 26, Three Springs hosts its 13th Annual Harvest Festival. It will be held in the Three Springs Plaza from 11-2. They have live music, trick or treating, a pumpkin patch, festival games, and more. This…
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The Durango Team Marketing Strategy

One of the core values of The Durango Team is to strategically market our clients’ properties. We believe in the importance and power of marketing, and devote significant resources and offer a multi-faceted strategy to ensure optimum marketability. Below are several of our marketing strategies. Open Houses: Any buyer knows an open house is a…
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