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September Real Estate Numbers

September La Plata County Real Estate Numbers

This week we have the September residential real estate numbers for La Plata County. With 91 total sales, it was slightly lower than last September 2017, which had 97 total sales. It is also below last month, but this is a common trend in our area as summer is our peak season and fall starts…
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Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering

Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering This Weekend

This weekend, October 4-7, Durango celebrates the 30th anniversary of the Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering. Throughout the weekend, there will be performances of cowboy poetry, music, storytelling, and folklore, as well as several events throughout the community. There’s a Cowboy Poet Train on Friday that features performers on every coach and lunch at Cascade Canyon,…
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Real Estate in the News

For our communication this week, we compiled a few of the headlines making recent real estate news. These topics impact housing and the economy, and therefore oftentimes the local real estate market. Take a look at some recent news: Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rates: The Federal Reserve raised the interest rates this week, for the…
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Fall Road

Durango Fall Color Drive

It’s officially fall, and it’s one of the most beautiful times in and around Durango. Trees change colors and mountainsides are covered in an array of shades. We have visitors come from far away to see our beautiful scenery, and one of our favorite fall recommendations is to take a color drive before the leaves…
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Fall Real Estate Market and Parade of Homes

We’re in full-swing fall mode around Durango. This is a sweet spot in the real estate market. The dynamic of tourists changes at this time of year. During the summertime, we see many families on vacation as kids are not in school. However, during the fall, we start to see more retired couples visit the…
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2018 Parade of Homes and Complimentary Tickets

This weekend (September 21-23) is the 15th Annual Durango Parade of Homes, and we are offering 4 Complimentary Pairs of Tickets to those who contact us for them! It’s a weekend filled with beautiful homes and fantastic events. The weekend starts Friday evening with Homes Under the Stars, and continues Saturday and Sunday from 9-5.…
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La Plata County Real Estate Stats

The Colorado Association of Realtors August La Plata County Numbers

This week, we have the latest real estate numbers for La Plata County for the month of August. 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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2018 Durango Autumn Arts Festival

It’s time again for the Durango Autumn Arts Festival, Durango’s premier art festival that benefits the Durango Arts Center. This year celebrates the 24th year, and many visitors are expected. Last year an estimated 6,000 people attended! It will be held this weekend, September 15-16, on East Second Avenue. Artists and craftspeople from near and…
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La Plata County Residential Stats Through August 2018

La Plata County August Real Estate Numbers

This week we have the August La Plata County residential real estate transaction numbers. With 131 total sales, it was higher than last month, and just short of the total from August of 2017. Year to date, we are at 779 total sales. Last year at this time there were 794 total sales. So, this…
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Local Durango Events—Something for Everyone!

It’s September in Durango, and there’s no shortage of local activities to keep the entire family entertained! Each week we write a lifestyle blog featuring events, information, or local businesses. This week, there’s a variety of activities in and around Durango, so we wanted to highlight a few of the options. The Southern Ute Museum…
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