Silverton Homes & Real Estate
Find the newest Silverton homes for sale & real estate listings in Silverton CO below! This housing market stays mainly stagnant in the winter months and isn't too much different during the summer. Several homes and businesses tend to pop up on the market in the summer months. Homebuyers will find a blend of properties in the area, from one-bedroom log cabins to elaborate historical in-town houses. For buyers who are looking to be a part of a true Colorado mining town, this is the place. For further information regarding Silverton neighborhood properties for sale or to schedule a private home showing, contact your Silverton Colorado real estate experts today. Read more about Silverton real estate.
Homes For Sale in Silverton CO
Silverton Real Estate Market
In the late 1800's the community of Silverton saw an influx of miners purchasing real estate in search for gold and silver. At this time the housing market saw its population grow to over 2,000 properties very quickly. Many reminders of Silverton's mining history can be spotted throughout the neighborhoods and in the surrounding San Juan Mountains.
Jump forward 200 years, the Silverton community has now converted into a small mountain town that is custom-tailored to the tourism industry. As summer approaches each year droves of tourists living in surrounding areas head to Silverton for various outdoor activities, great restaurants, shopping as well as some rest and relaxation. The Durango-Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad consistently drops it passengers off for lunch in the summer months.
Silverton explodes into action over the 4th of July; many living in Southwest Colorado will confirm that the community's fireworks are showing to be some of the best in the country. Another summer event is the Hardrock 100, a one hundred mile run up, down and through the San Juan Mountains.
Silverton Community Highlights
- One half of the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, which operates 8 months out of the year.
- Home to Colorado's most extreme ski mountain, Silverton Mountain.
- Alternatively, Kendall Mountain offers family fun with skiing, sledding, and ice skating.
- Learn the town's history through significant attractions such as the Mining Heritage Center and the Old Hundred Gold Mine!
Silverton Community Amenities
In 2002, Silverton Mountain Ski Area was added to the list of tourist-driving community attractions. Silverton Mountain claims some of the most extreme skiing in the lower 48. Once a ghost town in winter months, Silverton has seen an increase in winter traffic with people traveling from all over to ski untracked powder.
Silverton Real Estate Agents
Considering the purchase or sale of a home in Silverton CO? Let our Durango area real estate professionals help you through the purchase of your next Silverton property or expertly negotiate the sale of your current home. As local real estate agents, we're experts on the dynamics unique to the Silverton real estate market. We'll get to work for you today!
Contact Colorado Property Group to learn more about buyer or seller representation. Planning to sell your Silverton home? Visit our Free Home Evaluation page, where you can learn more about the value of your home in Silverton!
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