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A Weekend of Activities

Durango is full of a variety of activities to suit all people and hobbies. This weekend is a great example of some of the fun to be had in and around town. The Durango Bach Festival, held at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church features a variety of performers throughout the week. March 17-23, there will be…
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La Plata County Real Estate Stats

February La Plata County CAR Numbers

This week, we have the latest real estate numbers for La Plata County for the month of February. 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, and Durango Mountain…
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The 19th Annual Wells Group Forecast—March 13th!

This week we have an exciting event—The Annual Wells Group Forecast. This is the 19th year we have done this, and it’s a valuable time to get the true scope of the economy in La Plata County. Historically, we take a look at predictions that were made for the prior year and how they finalized,…
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La Plata County Real Estate Sales

La Plata County Residential Sales for February

This week we have the latest La Plata County residential real estate numbers for the month of February. There were 56 total sales, which is a lower amount than the last couple of February results for La Plata County; however, this number falls in line with several of the years prior. Year to date, there…
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Durango Celtic Festival

If you’re looking for a way to get out during the tail end of winter, we’ve got the perfect idea. This weekend, March 7-10, is the upcoming Durango Celtic Festival. Four days of Celtic music and events offer a reason to celebrate St. Patty’s day early. Two venues host workshops and performances: The Henry Strater…
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New Home Build and Interior Design Features for 2019

It’s the time of the year we start seeing trends and predictions for both home design and interior design. Last week, the National Association of Home Builders revealed the top trends at the NAHB International Builders’ Show. This is fascinating news, as it shows us what to expect in new builds, and also reflects on…
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14th Annual Durango Independent Film Festival This Weekend!

This weekend Durango celebrates one of our annual traditions—the Durango Independent Film Festival (DIFF). February 27-March 3, the 14th Annual festival will offer unique films, parties, panels and workshops. Starting on Wednesday, the event kicks off with a free movie night—first come first served. The event will feature “The Great Alaskan Race,” “Rest of the…
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Spring Blossoms

Spring Selling Tips—Get a Jumpstart Now

With the amount of snow we’ve had recently, it’s hard to imagine spring selling season is right around the corner. However, as the winter turns to spring, we typically see a spike in La Plata County real estate. Many sellers choose spring as the ideal time to sell a house. If this is you, we…
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Amazing Local Skiing

With recent snow and more forecast this week, it’s a perfect time to take advantage of local skiing. This weekend a couple unique events are available at Purgatory. On Saturday, February 23, there’s a Snowcat Dining Excursion. Riders will leave Purgy’s and ride in the Snowcat up to the Powderhouse Restaurant. There will then be a…
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La Plata County Real Estate Statistics

January La Plata County Colorado Association of Realtors Numbers

This week, we have the latest real estate numbers for La Plata County for the month of January. 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, and Durango Mountain…
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