La Plata County real estate numbers a mixed bag

La Plata County saw more homes sold in the first half of the year compared with the same period last year, but the median price declined, according to the latest real estate report.The statistics...

DATE: July 18, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Old Boker Lumber site to be workforce housing?

Once envisioned as luxury apartments or condos with underground parking and postcard views of the La Plata Mountains, a 2-acre slab on the hillside of College Drive lies abandoned except for a...

DATE: May 17, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Rivergate Lofts loses $1M judgment in lawsuit

The developers of a condo project in south Durango were ordered Thursday to pay $1 million to an insurance company that forked over a large sum stemming from design and construction flaws with the...

DATE: May 17, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Local property owners take developers to court

Jury selection began Monday in a civil trial stemming from design and construction flaws at Rivergate Lofts, a residential and commercial building in south Durango.The trial is expected to last up...

DATE: April 30, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

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What will $400,000 get you?

How far will your real estate dollar go in La Plata County? The turbulence of recent years has made that a hard question to answer. Of course, there are the statistics to consider: Sales are up 35...

DATE: April 4, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Local home sales rebounding from 2009 lows

A year has passed, but the message at the 12th annual Real Estate Forecast on Wednesday night was almost identical to 2011: It’s a buyer’s market out there. And just like last year, brokers are...

DATE: March 21, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Sour development deal settled in court

Jurors on Thursday awarded about $130,000 in damages to two investors of a failed development, but they returned close to that same amount in a counter lawsuit.It was the conclusion of a four-week...

DATE: April 28, 2011 | CATEGORY: Local News