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January RE Numbers - La Plata County

January La Plata County Real Estate Transactions

This week we have the La Plata County residential real estate transaction numbers for the month of January. With 64 total sales, it was slightly lower than the totals we saw for the last couple of Januaries; however, the differences are minor. January tends to be one of the slower months of the year, so…
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Trimble Sign

Trimble Hot Springs

Some people come to Durango during the wintertime and try every outdoor adventure possible. For others, winter can be a less-than-exciting time of year, and they need ideas for fun activities that don’t involve outdoor sports. Whatever situation you find yourself in, Durango offers the perfect year-round activity: Trimble Hot Springs. This beautiful hot springs…
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New 2019 OWTS Regulations

As of January 1, 2019, it is now mandatory that most on-site wastewater treatment systems are inspected prior to a sale. This applies to La Plata County, San Juan County, and Archuleta County. This is a rather large new development for real estate in our area, so we want to be sure to educate and…
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Snowdown 2019

Snowdown—Durango’s Winter Celebration

Durango’s favorite winter festival kicks off this weekend! The 41st Annual Snowdown event will take over Durango from January 30-February 3. This year’s theme—“Get Your Comic On”— is sure to be a blast. If you’ve never been to any of the Snowdown events, this is the year to celebrate. Many of the events have become…
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Rocky Mountain Commercial Brokers and Durango Commercial Numbers

Most of the communication we send to our clients revolves around La Plata County residential real estate. However, commercial real estate is a notable portion of La Plata County Real Estate. Max is involved with the Rocky Mountain Commercial Brokers—a group that meets quarterly to “collectively provide in-depth, local knowledge and experience to commercial real…
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Cross Country Skiing

Nordic Ski Options in the Durango Area

With recent snow fall and colder temperatures, it’s the time of year many locals enjoy outdoor snow sports. Cross country skiing, snowshoeing, and snow skating are all popular activities. We live in the perfect area to take advantage of these sports, with many locations in our own backyard. Vallecito Nordic Ski Club grooms trails throughout…
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La Plata County 2018 Stats

La Plata County December/Year-End Numbers

This week, we have the latest real estate numbers for La Plata County for the month of December, which also gives the year-end comparison to last year. 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,…
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Durango 100 Club

The Durango Hundred Club

Last week we wrote about the Snowdown Bed Race, and how proceeds from the event will benefit The Hundred Club of Durango. This week we want to spotlight the Hundred Club, as it is a unique organization that serves Durango. The Hundred Club provides a substantial contribution to the family of a deceased public safety…
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Year End Numbers

December/Year-End La Plata County Residential Sales Numbers

This week we have the December/year-end numbers for 2018. With 76 total sales for the month of December, it was a decent month, although slightly lower than several recent December transaction totals, and also lower than the total number of sales for December 2017. With 1,155 total sales for the year, it was a solid…
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snowdown bed race poster

Snowdown Bed Race

We are approaching one of Durango’s most beloved winter celebrations—Snowdown. January 30-February 3, Durango becomes an exciting winter festival. This year’s theme, “Get Your Comic On” will surely be a blast. The Wells Group is excited to be a sponsor for the Snowdown Bed Race on Friday, February 1 at 4 pm. Groups of 5…
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