Big 07 Sales Numbers for Colorado Ski Resort Markets

Unbelievable real estate sales numbers coming out of Pitkin, Eagle and Routt Counties for 2007. In Eagle County, home to Vail and Beaver Creek, it was another record breaking year in real estate with $2.96 billion in sales volume! Pitkin County, home to Aspen, had sales of $2.52 billion in 2007! And, real estate sales in Read More >

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Snow Trumps the Economy Any Time

Even if it stopped snowing today. (More snow in the forecast this week here in Crested Butte), the 2007-2008 western U.S. ski season will go down in history as one of the best. What does something like this mean to folks in the real estate business in all of these western ski resorts? Interesting feedback from various ski resort Read More >

Mid-Winter Momentum

Forget about the national economic panic and fall out from the mortgage lending fiasco for a moment. Crested Butte remains insulated from much of what is going on outside of Gunnison county. So far our 2008 sales activity reflects solid buyer momentum for Crested Butte area real estate. Case in point: The Elevation Hotel and Spa, Read More >

The Year of the Season Pass Part Two

Good Day, Crested Butte’s ski season has received tons of international and national media attention. The snow keeps falling here and the skiing keeps getting better. We’re closing in on a 100 inch base – which is incredible for around here. We’ve received just over 300 inches in snowfall this season. Its been cold, consistent Read More >

Crested Butte Is a Distinctive Destination

Good morning, Crested Butte’s national historic town designation and laid back ski resort atmosphere has paid off in the form of new recognition as a national "historic hot spot". The National Trust for Historic Preservation named Crested Butte and 11 other U.S. historic cities as America’s Dozen Distinctive Destinations. We’re the only ski resort town named on the Read More >

Elevation Hotel and Spa Sold Out in Crested Butte

Good morning, Forget about national economic woes and fall out from the lending crisis. Crested Butte remains insulated from much of what is going on outside of Gunnison county. The Elevation Hotel and Spa, formerly the Club Med facility located slopeside in Mt. Crested Butte, just finished off getting their entire condo-tel offering under contract with some Read More >

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Around the Colorado Ski Resort Real Estate Market

Good morning, Crested Butte’s competitive resort real estate market situation is ever changing. Trends in places like Telluride, Aspen, Vail and Beaver Creek are all pointing to a great value opportunity here in the Butte. Andy Hadley, Crested Butte Mountain Resort’s new broker liason released the following information yesterday. He compiled some nice comparative real estate data for Read More >

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