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Airbnb and VRBO

Do you have an extra room in your house? Or maybe you are looking at investing in a rental property?  Here is some insight to Colorado and La Plata County’s short-term rental (STR) regulations. A STR is defined as a privately owned unit or room being rented for less than 60 days at a daily…
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Arriving at DRO

Durango-La Plata County Airport (DRO) is welcoming back Frontier Airlines! The company’s slogan “low fares done right” will offer affordable nonstop flights to Las Vegas’ McCarran Intl. Airport and Denver Intl. Airport as soon as early June. Having Frontier servicing Durango again will be the fourth major US airline visitors and locals have to choose…
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Durango – A Must-Visit Colorado City

Colorado.com listed Durango as a “must-visit Colorado city”, which comes as no surprise to us, but in case you needed a reminder here are 7 reasons Durango should be at the top of your list. It is the Hollywood of the Rockies – This unique landscape has been used in 30 different films and movies.…
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2020 March Numbers

This week we have the La Plata County residential real estate transaction numbers through the month of March. Residential sales continue to set record highs and the question remains, how long will this trend continue with the lack of inventory we continue to encounter? Bob Allen stated in this year’s Wells Group Forecast, this year…
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Iron Horse Bicycle Classic

The 49th annual Iron Horse Bicycle Classic will be returning this year and although this event will look different than in years past, it is a great event that generates excitement throughout our community and helps boost the local economy. The history of this fun event started years ago with a fun brotherly bet. Brothers…
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Durango Bump-Out Project

Most everyone has had to implement some kind of adjustment into their lives during the COVID-19 pandemic and the downtown businesses in Durango are no exception. The City of Durango allowed the businesses to take part in the Bump-out project last year which is a state wide program. What is the Bump-out program? It is…
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Spring Skiing at Purgatory

Spring break is upon us and what a perfect time to get some ski days in up at Purgatory resort before the season ends. Spring skiing can be some of the best here in southwest Colorado. While the snow is starting to melt in lower elevations, up in the higher elevations the snow is sticking…
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Real Estate Transactions for February 2021

This week we have the latest numbers for La Plata County residential real estate. While not a surprise based on the level of activity we’ve seen these past couple of months, the numbers are staying steady, with52 total single family sales for the month of February.  January was at 59 solds and February 2020 was…
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2021 Wells Group Forecast

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January 2021 Real Estate Numbers

The La Plata County residential real estate numbers for the first month of 2021 are here. They are as exciting as we had hoped they would be! We saw some of the highest numbers of sold listings in the month of December 2020 ever. Historically sales slowdown in the winter months; however, new year new…
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