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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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McPhee Reservoir

This summer more than any other, we are grateful for the ample outdoor activities Durango and the surrounding areas have to offer. With so many events canceled, we are glad for the ability to spend time outside, with so much variety!   Local lakes are a favorite pastime. We’ve highlighted Lake Nighthorse, Navajo, and Vallecito.…
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Multiple Offers on a Home…What Should You Do?

As the real estate market continues to boom, we are noting inventory has tightened across the board. This is a factor that has been on the national level for quite some time. Locally, we are seeing less inventory, and even seeing homes and properties on the higher end of the market sell. In these scenarios,…
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Dalla Mountain Park

Mountain biking, hiking, climbing, and trail running are all common outdoor activities in Durango, and we have a plethora of amazing trails and options for these sports. One of our less-common features happens to lie on the outskirts of town, Dalla Mountain Park. The city bought the 176 acres from Joe Dalla in 2005, and…
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July La Plata County CAR Numbers

This week, we have the latest real estate numbers for La Plata County for the month of July. 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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