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Dog Sledding Tours – Local Winter Fun!

With Christmas week ahead of us, many people have time off and look for fun activities for the entire family. Or, you may be visiting from out of town and are searching for a fun way to spend vacation. One of the most unique and exciting options is available in Hesperus—Durango Dog Ranch Dog Sled…
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November Colorado Association of Realtors Numbers for La Plata County

This week, we have the latest real estate numbers for La Plata County for the month of November. 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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Holiday Weekend Happenings

Are you still looking for family-friendly ways to celebrate the holidays in Durango? There are so many ways our town makes this time of the year festive, and this weekend offers more events in town. The Nutcracker Ballet returns to Durango this year, once again performed by the State Street Ballet of Santa Barbara. The…
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November La Plata County Residential Sales

This week we have the latest numbers from the La Plata County residential real estate market for the month of November. With 84 total sales, it was a slower month compared to November of 2018 (which had 102 total transactions), but it was a comparable number of transactions from several previous years. Year to date,…
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Holiday Events This Weekend!

Durango is one of the most enchanting places during the holidays, and this weekend several events populate the calendar for a unique small-town experience. Noel Night is one of our favorite local traditions. Friday evening several local businesses will be offering special offers, entertainment, food, and fun. This event started in 2002 after the Missionary…
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Happy Thanksgiving from The Durango Team

With Thanksgiving this week, we all have so much to celebrate and for which to be thankful. We wanted to share some of our team’s plans and areas we’re thankful. As we put this together, Max and Katie are enjoying a family vacation, spending quality time together. Below are notes from the rest of the…
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Advantages to Selling A Home During the Holidays

As the holidays quickly approach, sometimes clients wonder if it makes sense to have a home listed during this time of year. However, there are several reasons it can be advantageous to keep your home listed, despite the craziness of the season. Serious Buyers: If a buyer is spending the weeks around Thanksgiving, Hanukah, and…
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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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