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First Quarter Sales, La Plata County

Robust Beginning to 2020
Posted by HEATHER ERB on May 13, 2020 in  uncategorized
The Durango Area Association of Realtors (DAAR) has released the first quarter statistics and 2020 had a robust beginning.  Because March sales were so strong, up 25% over the same period in 2019, single-family sales for the first three months were up 10.6%.   The median price of a single-family home also climbed sharply in most segments. Last year our county was buried under an unusually heavy snow season.  It was difficult for Buyers to look at property and Sellers were not eager to face movi... read more

Covid Restrictions In Real Estate

Posted by GAYLE WEBSTER on April 30, 2020 in  uncategorized
People always ask me about what the market is doing, and that is more true now than ever. Are we essential (YES), and how are we doing it (CAREFULLY)? Are people still listing their homes for sale and buying new homes (YES)?Showing and marketing properties right now is no joke, we have an office policy that was drafted with strict accordance with the Governor's orders and recommendations. It seems to change with the guidelines every few days so we remain vigilant on how to protect ourselves and our clients as the s... read more

La Plata County Market Update

Posted by HEATHER ERB on January 30, 2020 in  uncategorized

Third Quarter La Plata County Sales and a Cooling Market

Posted by HEATHER ERB on October 25, 2019 in  uncategorized
Real estate statistics for La Plata County were just released by the Durango Area Association of Realtors and they signal a cooling market.  While residential sales numbers in La Plata County were up significantly in September of 2019 when compared to 2018, they remain flat when comparing year-to-date numbers. Last year at this time, Durango and the surrounding area were recovering from the 416 Fire, and the copious negative media attention it caused.  Therefore, comparing September 2019 to September 2018... read more