SW Colorado Real Estate News

Virtual 360 Tour! Build Your Dream Home!
Aug26

Virtual 360 Tour! Build Your Dream Home!

Beautiful 1 acre lot on a quite cul-de-sac with towering Ponderosa Pines and easy access to BLM and national forest for excellent hiking, biking and hunting. There is also a private lake in the subdivision with fantastic fishing, and great for paddleboarding and kayaking. There is central water through the Forest Lakes Metro District and the water tap is paid. Forest Lakes Metro District maintains the roads and plows in the winter for...

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Virtual 360 Tour! The Heart Warmer!
Aug19

Virtual 360 Tour! The Heart Warmer!

Spectacular Tuscany style 2 bedroom 2.5 bath patio home adjacent to open space and the Hillcrest Golf Course. This single story home has beautiful hardwood floors, an open concept design and walls of windows that bring the outdoors in and provide amazing mountain and golf course views. The spacious gourmet kitchen has granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, an abundance of custom cabinets, a pantry and a large breakfast bar....

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Virtual 360 Tour! Paradise Found!
Aug12

Virtual 360 Tour! Paradise Found!

Beautiful .50 acre lot in the gated community of Cliffside at The Glacier Club with fantastic mountain and cliff views. This lot is in walking distance to the new Valley Clubhouse, the 18 hole Valley Golf Course at Glacier Club and the new indoor/outdoor pools, spa and fitness center. Seller has already had soil tests done and this lot should be easy to build on. Come experience the luxury lifestyle at The Glacier Club which includes...

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Five Easy Ideas to Update Your House
Aug10

Five Easy Ideas to Update Your House

Simple steps like using energy-efficient light builbs, spiffying up your landscaping, or remodeling your bathroom and kitchen can add value to your home, whether you want to sell or stay a while.

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Virtual 360 Tour! Terrific Townhome!
Aug05

Virtual 360 Tour! Terrific Townhome!

Sophisticated charm fills this like new mountain contemporary 2 bedroom 2 bath townhouse in the popular Three Springs subdivision. Walking distance to the park, the hospital, restaurants and shopping. The open concept design is perfect for entertaining. This townhouse has central air conditioning.Everything is on one level except for a large loft which would make a great office, exercise room, gameroom, media room or bedroom. The open...

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Featured Broker Team: Mary and Charles Rigby with Bailey
Jul22

Featured Broker Team: Mary and Charles Rigby with Bailey

Mary and Charles Rigby with Bailey are one of the most respected and beloved teams for local Durango Area Real Estate–   As one of the area’s leading real estate teams, Charles combines his more than 25 years in the title insurance industry with Mary’s more than two decades of experience as a Realtor. Together they provide each and every one of their clients with a simply unparalleled level of service they can depend on....

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La Plata County June Real Estate
Jul17

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 in June. Year to date, we have 473 total sales, compared to 502 sales last year at this time. As expected, the total for 2020 is lower due to the...

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Virtual 360 Tour! Executive Masterpiece!
Jun24

Virtual 360 Tour! Executive Masterpiece!

Spectacular executive home on 5 acres with mountain, pond and some Lake Nighthorse views. Horses are allowed and the land is all usable. Dramatic great room with tongue and groove vaulted ceiling and a magificent stone fireplace. The open concept kitchen features granite countertops, custom designed cabinets, built in refrigerator, wine fridge, a very large breakfast bar and lots of windows for plenty of natural light. Check out the...

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CAR Numbers May 2020
Jun23

CAR Numbers May 2020

This week, we have the latest real estate numbers for La Plata County for the month of May. 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, Vallecito, and Durango Mountain Area. These charts indicate the statistics and key metrics for single family homes and...

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Virtual 360 Tour! Mountain Dream Catcher!
Jun17

Virtual 360 Tour! Mountain Dream Catcher!

This is a dream home come true! This beautifully maintained home is nestled on a 1 acre lot in the tall pines. Walls of windows bring the outdoors in and provide an abundance of natural light. This open concept design boasts a spacious family room with a soaring vaulted/cathedral ceiling, a gas fireplace and gorgeous laminate wood floors. The light and bright kitchen is open to the family room and has a large breakfast bar which is...

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Virtual 360 Tour! Nestled in the Pines
Jun10

Virtual 360 Tour! Nestled in the Pines

Enjoy amazing fishing in the Los Pinos (Pine) River which is accessed through the subdivision. There is no HOA. Vallecito Lake which also has great fishing, water skiing, jet skiing and other boating activities is very close. This would make a wonderful second home/vacation rental or for year round living. Check out the Virtual 360 Tour HERE For more amazing properties visit homesindurango.com

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Virtual 360 Tour! Views! Views! Views!
Jun03

Virtual 360 Tour! Views! Views! Views!

Enchanting home nestled on a 1 acre lot with towering pine trees and breathtaking views of the mountains and the Pine River valley. This custom built 2 bedroom 2.5 bath home has walls of windows that bring the outdoors in and provides an abundance of natural light throughout. The dramatic great room has a soaring vaulted ceiling, a stunning gas fireplace with beautiful stone work and views that you have to see to believe. Check out...

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Virtual 360 Tour! Outstanding Quality in New Edgemont Custom Home
May27

Virtual 360 Tour! Outstanding Quality in New Edgemont Custom Home

Outstanding quality and workmanship are evident throughout this new custom home in the popular Edgemont Highlands subdivision. You will love the large stamped concrete covered front porch and the unique barnwood siding around the front porch and back deck. This spectacular home has beautiful engineered wood textured composite floors in the kitchen, living and dining areas. The open concept design of the kitchen, living and dining is...

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Virtual 360 Tour! Welcome to “The Villas”
May20

Virtual 360 Tour! Welcome to “The Villas”

The art of carefree living is yours in this brand new Tuscany style patio home with a modern and dramatic interior at the Villas at Hillcrest. If you love to golf the Hillcrest Golf Course is adjacent to this subdivision. The golf course has groomed cross country skiing in the winter. There are fantastic hiking and biking trails just down the street. You don’t have to worry about lawn maintenance as the HOA maintains the lawn...

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Virtual 360 Tour! Beautiful 3-building Estate on 40 Acres
May13

Virtual 360 Tour! Beautiful 3-building Estate on 40 Acres

Silence and quiet. A great getaway for a whole family. Multiple buildings. This includes a gorgeous 2br/2ba Log Home, 2br/2ba modular home, and tiny home! Virtual tour HERE For more amazing properties visit homesindurango.com

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Durango Home 360 Tour!
May08

Durango Home 360 Tour!

Check out the 360 Virtual Tour of this Gorgeous Durango Home! $729,900 #2617214 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 3305 Sq. Ft. More info at: HomesInDurango.com

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Real Estate in the News
May07

Real Estate in the News

This week, we wanted to share a few of the real estate headlines from the last week. This information is helpful on a national level, and also gives an idea of where our industry leaders see the market and its future, as well as trends in the market. Mortgage Rates Settle Near Lows: Mortgage interest rates have fluctuated over the last handful of months, but the 30-year fixed rate mortgage averaged 3.33% this past week. At this time...

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Our featured real estate broker team: Charles and Mary Rigby– with Bailey!
Apr27

Our featured real estate broker team: Charles and Mary Rigby– with Bailey!

  Charles and Mary’s differences certainly seem to complement each other perfectly. With their unique perspectives, they have been known to put their heads together and make even the most difficult situation better. “Charles and I have never underestimated the power of teamwork. It’s nice to know that you have someone you can always count on at your side when you need them,” says Mary. This active couple also shares traits like...

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Bailey’s Bits: “Life is like a flower…”
Apr27

Bailey’s Bits: “Life is like a flower…”

Bailey’s Bits: “Life is like a flower, always beautiful. Sometimes we just need to wait for the hidden beauty to show itself.” Life Lessons Learned from Hanging out at RE/MAX Pinnacle Learn more about Bailey at https://homesindurango.com/

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Q1 was Strong for the Durango Real Estate Market Despite the Pandemic
Apr23

Q1 was Strong for the Durango Real Estate Market Despite the Pandemic

Our little corner of the world continues to grow and change, and the first quarter of 2020 is no exception. While we are in the midst of an unexpected pandemic and stay-at-home order as this is written on April 10, 2020, the numbers from January through March are quite strong. April marked a turning point in our market with the governor’s orders prohibiting property showings, the results of which won’t be seen until we are...

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