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Durango Care Packages

As we are all figuring out new norms right now, we want to feature a way to support our local small businesses, and send some love to family and friends. One of our locals created a special Durango Care Package. This is a win-win solution for our small businesses, and now of all times people…
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Exterior Spring Cleaning Tips

Earlier this week we offered some suggestions to declutter the inside of the house. It just so happens this is also the time of the year many homeowners begin to think about cleaning the exterior of the house and yard. While we are all home, it’s the perfect time to take advantage of the exterior…
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Suggestions for Your Home

With many of us at home for extended amounts of time, it’s the perfect opportunity to do some routine cleaning and decluttering. We typically encourage our clients to declutter and clean for the spring selling market. However, it’s ideal for everyone to spend some extra time and TLC on their homes. Our homes should be…
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From the Office (home) of The Durango Team:

This is certainly an unprecedented time in our, and everyone’s, industry! While in this position we felt it would be a good chance for us to update you on what we are seeing in the market, and what we see happening when this situation comes to an end. 2020 started with a bang and has…
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Our Community

In the last couple of weeks, many of us have had to shift our way of life and learn to practice social distancing. It is in times like these that we are ever reminded of the benefits of living in Durango. Our location allows us ample ways to enjoy the outdoors without crowds of people.…
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la plata real estate statistics

February CAR Numbers

This week, we have the latest real estate numbers for La Plata County for the month of February. The below 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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The Wells Group Annual Forecast Highlights

Last week The Wells Group hosted the Annual Real Estate Forecast. This event compiles data and predictions and occurrences for the La Plata County real estate market. We want to share some of the highlights of the forecast, as well as the link so you are able to view the graphs and charts. Bob Allen…
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Coronavirus and Real Estate

In recent weeks, news about the Coronavirus has spread worldwide. Most people are discussing this topic, and we want to address it from a real estate perspective as well. During times of uncertainty, volatility can occur. In some ways we’ve seen this to be true, as the stock market has reacted and the Fed lowered…
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Durango Celtic Festival

As we look towards next weekend, Durango is once again home to a cultural event and celebration—the Durango Celtic Festival. Events will be held at the Henry Strater Theatre as well as the Irish Embassy Pub. The Celtic music will represent Ireland, Scotland, the Hebrides, and Cape Breton. From Thursday evening on, the weekend will…
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February La Plata County Residential Real Estate Numbers

This week we have the La Plata count residential real estate transactions for the month of February. With 60 total sales, it was a stronger month than February of 2019, which had 56 total sales. Additionally, this month had one transaction more than January of this year. The median sales price currently sits at $435,000,…
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