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Fox Fire Farms

It’s no secret Durango is home to many craft breweries, but did you know we even have local wine? While it’s not as robust as the breweries, our area is home to some excellent wine. One of the local favorites is located in Ignacio: Fox Fire farms. It is part of a 910-acre working farm.…
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Winter Home Preparation

It’s the time of the year where we start thinking about winter and home maintenance as we enter into the colder months. Each year, we remind our clients of some basic home maintenance tips to ensure your home is ready and prepared for winter. Remove hose from water spigot: We say this every year, but…
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Fall Color Drives

It’s officially the first day of fall, and with this season comes changing colors, shorter days, and chilly evenings. One of the best ways to enjoy fall in Durango is a local color drive, and we have so many places to explore. Typically, early in the season a trip to the Silverton area provides a…
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La Plata County CAR Numbers for August

This week, we have the latest real estate numbers for La Plata County for the month of August. 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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Durango Drive In Movies

We’re heading into fall and it’s the perfect time to take advantage of Durango’s newest creative pastime: Durango Drive In. It’s a unique outing that allows visitors to social distance and watch a movie. This week is the last week to enjoy one of these features. A variety of movies will show at the Durango…
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La Plata County August Real Estate Numbers

We have the latest numbers for La Plata County residential real estate for the month of August. As we’ve discussed in recent months, real estate activity has been unique this year with many unexpected factors. With 152 total sales, this is more than any August since prior to 2009, and just a slight drop from…
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Music in the Mountains Pops Night

Music in the Mountains is a Durango summer tradition. With COVID impacting the experience this year, the organizers have found a way to bring the musical experience into your own home! This Thursday, September 10 from 7-8 pm, you can enjoy a free “in home” concert on You Tube called “Music in the Mountains Pops…
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The Rise of Second Homes

It has been interesting in the last six months (since the start of the Coronavirus pandemic) to see various trends that have emerged in the real estate market as a result of the economy and consumer needs. One of the interesting trends in national real estate is a boom in second homes. Historically, second homes…
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Four Corners Motorcycle Rally

It’s Labor Day weekend, and that means one thing in Durango: The Four Corners Motorcycle Rally! Even with the changes we’ve seen this year, the Rally will still occur. The weekend is full of events for motorcycle riders, and it’s a fantastic boost to our local economy. Weekend events include a workshop, happy hours, a…
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Real Estate in the News

We have a roundup of recent national real estate news headlines. With the hot real estate market we have seen, there can be an impact in various aspects of the market. Take a look at some of the below headlines. As always, we would love to discuss the market and any questions you may have.…
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