Log In Instantly...

New Search X

April 2016

Found 8 blog entries for April 2016.

By Ryan Poppe - Last Updated: Saturday, April 30th, 2016.

Durango Ranches For SaleThe American Dream has a different meaning to everybody, but for those considering a move to southwest Colorado or perhaps already make it their home, it doesn’t get much better than living on your very own piece of farm or ranch real estate right here in the stunning mountainous landscape we call Durango.

Nestled in the Animas River Valley and surrounded by the beautiful San Juan Mountains, Durango easily has one of the more picturesque landscapes you’ll find anywhere in the great state of Colorado. The fast-flowing Animas River also weaves its through the Durango and surrounding area, making for an even more stunning natural setting that’s much easier to capture from a sprawling ranch or farmhouse positioned somewhere in La Plata County.


2,494 Views, 0 Comments

By Ryan Poppe - Last Updated: Saturday, April 30th, 2016.

Million Dollar Condos in DurangoWhile million dollar condos for sale in Durango may not be as common as million dollar homes in town, you’re still pretty likely to find a few options here and there if you’re wanting an upscale living space to coincide with that convenient maintenance-free lifestyle.

While many upscale condo buyers searching Durango real estate might be looking for a luxury vacation home or seasonal property, it’s certainly not uncommon for full-time residents here to also opt for a high-end condo residence that features all the bells and whistles.

As of now, most luxury condos in Durango can be found at 1201 Main Avenue, otherwise known as The Lofts at 1201. Situated right in the heart of downtown and boasting more of a contemporary look and feel, this recently

577 Views, 0 Comments

By Ryan Poppe - Last Updated: Saturday, April 30th, 2016.

Prospector at Three Springs Homes For SaleWhen looking for real estate to buy in Durango, it’s not always just about budget and practicality. Most home buyers also want a home that features a little charm and character, not to mention something they truly enjoy coming home to each and every day.

Regardless of the market, if you look around at many of today’s new construction homes, cookie-cutter designs with a “plain Jane” look and feel often fill the landscape, which is exact why the Prospector at Three Springs homes for sale are so different.

Featuring home styles that have a farm-house-like design, homes for sale in the Prospector neighborhood blend in seamlessly with the natural Durango setting that’s surrounded by mountains, prairies, and a whole lot of undisturbed green space. Floor plans

648 Views, 0 Comments

By Ryan Poppe - Last Updated: Friday, April 29th, 2016.

Million Dollar Homes For Sale in Durango CO Believe it or not, luxury real estate occupies a fairly sizable portion of the Durango real estate market, even despite the city having only around 17,500 residents. In most cities where the population is less than 20,000 people, chances are you might find a few luxury homes that maybe sit on lots of open land or are perhaps located somewhere in the downtown area while also having some sort of historical significance. In most cases, though, the inventory of high-end single-family homes typically doesn't go much deeper than that.

But as you're likely already aware, however, the city of Durango is not most cities.

Because Durango has such a thriving tourist industry that brings in people from all over the world, luxury real estate here is much more

3,074 Views, 0 Comments

By Ryan Poppe - Last Updated: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016.

2016 Durango Farmer's MarketWith April winding down and the spring season in full swing, many local Durango residents are starting to shift their focus from the ski slopes to all the different summertime festivals and events that keep our city vibrant and lively during the warm season, of which include one of our favorite weekend mainstays in town—the Durango Farmer’s Market.

Now in its 20th year, the Durango Farmer’s Market will once again pick back up on May 14th, offering tourists, locals, and any stray passerby a great opportunity to swing through historic downtown Durango and purchase a wide-variety of local goods, including fresh organic produce, all sorts of wellness products, crafts, smoothies, baked goods, candles, soaps, and more.

Of course the primary goal behind the

467 Views, 0 Comments

By Ryan Poppe - Last Updated: Tuesday, April 26th, 2016.

Durango Real Estate Market UpdateThings are heating up with the Durango real estate market, as recently released numbers from the Durango Area Association of Realtors are showing increases in both sales and home prices all throughout La Plata County. 

In fact, La Plata County saw the highest number of residential real estate transactions in the first quarter of 2016 over the last 4 years, as well as a 12 percent increase in the number of homes sold. In addition, the median home price, which was recored at $324,500, is also slightly higher than its 2006 level, which was previously considered to be the height of the market. 

Prices for in-town homes in Durango are also on the rise, with single-family in-town homes averaging around $425,000. It is worth noting, however, that total

514 Views, 0 Comments

By Ryan Poppe - Last Updated: Sunday, April 24th, 2016.

Pagosa Springs Cabins For SaleOver the years, the small town of Pagosa Springs has elevated itself to being one of the more popular tourist destinations for anybody looking to escape the hustle-and-bustle of city life while enjoying the peaceful, serene atmosphere of the breathtaking Colorado landscape.

Surrounded by over 3 million acres of natural wildlife areas, national forests, and other public green spaces, there’s certainly no shortage of outdoor recreation around the Pagosa Springs real estate market, helping make it one of the more scenic places in all Colorado as well.

For home buyers either looking to make a move to Pagosa Spring or perhaps anyone who already lives here just looking for a change of scenery, there’s really no better way to experience calling this southern

3,046 Views, 0 Comments

By Ryan Poppe - Last Updated: Monday, April 4th, 2016.

Dog-Friendly DurangoThe city of Durango is known for a lot of great things, and among them, is how dog-friendly the area is to both visitors and residents who live here full-time. For those just passing through or who have perhaps made the trip for its fabulous skiing, hiking, and other world-class outdoor recreational amenities, a number of inns, hotels, and motels will welcome you and your pooch with open arms, helping make our town one of the top destination spots in all of Colorado for dog owners.

The thousands of miles all throughout the surrounding Colorado landscape are a perfect, and rather scenic, way for you and your dog to get outside and enjoy the most beautiful landscape you'll find anywhere in the U.S., and the Durango area alone has over 2,000 miles of trails

481 Views, 0 Comments