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Colorado Real Estate on fire: Durango, now Breckenridge, are you next?

Although the mountain real estate market is hot, unfortunately the heat I’m referring to is definitely not welcome news to property owners.  I saw the news last night  “the entire town of Breckenridge was placed on a pre-evacuation notice”(Summit Daily).  Would you know if your property were threatened & what to do? 5 tips to […]

Biggest news of the year for CO commercial real estate

Did you see the announcement last week that Amazon was buying Whole foods?  There are currently 20+ whole foods stores in Colorado.  Why such a large impact? Will Amazon shake up the grocery industry just like books?  What does this mean for grocery anchored centers in Colorado?  Along with the Amazon news, Kroger/KingSoopers came out […]

Will Skiing turn into Golf? How will this impact real estate?

According to ski country “visits don’t matter as much as pass revenue and guest spending”.  Should you care?  Will this impact real estate investing throughout the mountain towns? Will skiing follow the same path as golf? A recent Denver post article furthers this argument.  For the 16/17 season, skier visits are down, but revenue is […]

4 Golden Rules of Ski Investing

I learned the hard way about investing in mountain towns.  I successfully lost over 100k on my first ski investment property!  Hindsight 20/20 I violated 1 of the 4 golden rules of investing in mountain property.  I developed these 4 rules after evaluating thousands of mountain/ski/resort properties throughout the state of Colorado and personally losing […]

Affordable housing crisis in Colorado: the boat is sinking fast!

Want to move into an apartment with knotty alder cabinets, walk in closets, energy efficient appliances, fitness room and more?  Welcome to Steamboat’s newest affordable housing development! As the front range and mountain populations explode and the median home price approaches almost 500k in metro affordable housing (or lack thereof) is a huge problem.  There […]