Real estate

‘Things are looking up’

SILVERTON The real estate market here and in San Juan County is modest compared with bigger burgs, but it follows the same boom-and-bust cycles. Increased buyer interest that started last year...

DATE: May 13, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Area real estate market trending upward

The winter cold didn’t put a damper on the local real estate market during the last three months, according to statistics released Wednesday by the Durango Area Association of Realtors. The number...

DATE: April 16, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Reality-television show to feature Durango couple’s home April 18

Durango soon will have some TV stars in its midst.Wells Group broker Chelsea Krueger and her buyers, Ryan and Krista Montgomery, will be featured on Home and Garden Television’s hit show “House...

DATE: April 7, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

What real estate crash?

The Great Recession is hardly a distant memory, but it’s safe to say that Durango’s real estate market has been seeing quite the boom lately. Low interest rates on mortgages, growing consumer...

DATE: Feb. 19, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Local homebuyers’ market ebbing?

Year-end statistics show 2012 may have started out slow but ended on a high note for the local real estate industry. La Plata County home sales in the second half of the year were up almost 20...

DATE: Jan. 15, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Is it bye-bye buyers market?

The industry hit hardest by the Great Recession is making a comeback. Home prices are increasing, inventory is down and construction companies that hunkered down after the crash are ready to build...

DATE: Dec. 11, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Data gathered for home sales throughout Colorado

Homes for sale in La Plata County are priced higher and stay on the market longer than others in the region and the state, according to real estate data released this week.The report, released by...

DATE: Oct. 31, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Home sales climb while prices fall

La Plata County real estate executives say the market is moving toward equilibrium with an increase in the number of homes sold and a decrease in the number of homes on the market.While the number...

DATE: Oct. 16, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

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

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