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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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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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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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La Plata County Real Estate Numbers for July

This week we have the month-end numbers for La Plata County for the month of July. We are happy to say it was a standout month! With 164 total sales, this is more than any month thus far in 2020, and it is also a higher number than any July since prior to 2011! Year…
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Summer Home Maintenance

It’s the middle of summer, and if you’re like us you are amazed at how quickly time flies! Have you kept up to date on summer home maintenance? While the weather is nice, it’s an excellent time to take are of many aspects of your home. We’ve compiled some ideas for you to implement. Of…
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Real Estate in the News

As the impact of Coronavirus continues to dominate news stories, real estate trends continue to adapt as well. We have compiled a few news articles that highlight some of the recent real estate news stories. Real Estate Becomes a Sellers’ Market: A Yahoo News article states, “Existing home sales spiked by a record 20.7 percent…
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La Plata County CAR Numbers for June

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

We have the latest real estate transactions for the month of June, and we are glad to note it was a solid month with 106 total transactions. In fact, this is the exact same number of sales as June of 2019. This indicates the activity in April and May picked up, allowing properties to close…
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Home Ownership and The American Dream

June is considered National Home Ownership month, and as we head into the Fourth of July weekend, it’s the perfect time to consider the value of homeownership and the impact of owning a home as it contributes to the American dream. For much of history, owning a home has been considered part of the American…
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Potential Real Estate Market Changes

As the world returns to some semblance of normalcy after the COVID 19 pandemic, we are seeing ways real estate may be impacted, on both a national level and a local level. A recent article for Realtor Magazine notes that a third of employees now want to work from home. In fact, even though costs…
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