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December 2011

Found 9 blog entries for December 2011.

The Annual Breck Snowflake Challenge is underway and while we don't have pictures yet to share for this year's event - since it's just getting going - we can share some in-progress photos below from a previous year's contest. (We'll post photos of completed snow sculptures and the winning teams in our January ENewsletter.) We are always impressed with the sculptures our local talent brings to the table. Take the time to stroll Main Street later this week and cheer on the snow artists as they tackle the elements to create their own snow art masterpieces.

Last year's record early season snowstorms helped create the perfect canvas for the sculptors, while this year the artists have to work a little harder to find large amounts of snow. It's all part of the…
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It is an exciting time here in Breckenridge and Summit County as we enter the holiday season. The ski areas are open and we hope to see you out here enjoying the snow and the multitude of spectacular events lined up for the 2011-2012 ski season.

Ok, now onto what you are here for...the Top 5 Real Estate Deals for December 2011.

1.) 31 Long Ridge Drive, Breckenridge
These are no particular order and I am going to begin in the Highlands at Breckenridge and in particular a stunning single family home on Long Ridge Drive. This home sits on almost an acre of land and immediately adjacent to the Jack Nicklaus designed Breckenridge Golf Course. This location has always been highly sought after because of the spectacular uninterrupted views over the golf course to…
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Colorado faired quite well in the 2011 3rd Quarter Housing Report, recently released by the National Association of Realtors. Combined sales of single family residences, condos and co-ops increased in every state! Colorado showed an increase of more than 20%. View overall 3rd quarter home sales increases below.
Source: KCM Blog
Home Sales Increase Across the Country

Please contact us to learn more about real estate in Breckenridge and Summit County, Colorado. 800.774.7970 or 970.453.2200. Click here for the latest news about Breckenridge Real Estate. http://www.BreckenridgeAssociates.com
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December 16 marks Breckenridge Ski Resort's 50th Birthday! Happy Birthday to our favorite resort. We wish you a very snowy birthday and lots more snow in the season ahead. Thank you for making our days, weekends and winters so memorable - cheers to many more memories ahead.


Please contact us to learn more about real estate in Breckenridge and Summit County, Colorado. 800.774.7970 or 970.453.2200. Click here for the latest news about Breckenridge Real Estate. http://www.BreckenridgeAssociates.com
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Real estate has gained a lot of momentum as of recently - locally, regionally and nationally. Not only has the Breckenridge Associates Real Estate office come off of a very busy and strong close to November 2011, but we've seen many positive signs of momentum continuing on regional and national levels as well. Low mortgage rates continue to encourage Buyers to act now. Seller's prices are competitive and Buyers can find their dream home in this market.

Locally, Breckenridge, Summit and Park County, 3rd Quarter sales transactions are up in the Breckenridge Associates Real Estate office by more than 50 percent to date in 2011, according to local MLS data. Breckenridge early winter/ski season bookings are also proving strong, another encouraging sign of a…
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Everyone loves Santa and Santa's helpers too. That's why in the winter wonderland of Breckenridge, we gathered Santa and lots of his helpers together to kick off the holiday season with us. Along with town's Lighting of Breckenridge, a mad dash of Santas ensued down Main Street. It can only help with preparation for Christmas Eve, right? We had over 125 Santas participate and have the video to prove it. What a nice and jolly way to kick off the holidays!

Breckenridge's "Running of the Santas" Video:


In Breckenridge we're busy "decking the halls" in preparation for Santa's arrival and hope you're doing the same. What traditions do you share with your family for the holidays? A really fun resource for tracking Santa and his route is Track Santa With Norad.…
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The 2011-2012 ski season has kicked off and is already going strong. Check out this winter’s events around Breckenridge and Summit County. Click here for the Breckenridge & Summit County Winter Events Calendar.


Please contact us to learn more about real estate in Breckenridge and Summit County, Colorado. 800.774.7970 or 970.453.2200. Click here for the latest news about Breckenridge Real Estate. http://www.BreckenridgeAssociates.com
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The Dew Tour returns to Breckenridge this week, December 15-18! In its 4th year, the Winter Dew Tour will again focus the eyes of the extreme skiing and riding world on Breckenridge. This year the stakes have again been elevated for Breckenridge Ski Resort’s award-winning Freeway Terrain Park.

The Winter Dew Tour consists of three major, multi-sport events spanning across the country, with a cumulative points system, and a $1.5 million competitive purse. Each event features snowboard (superpipe and slopestyle) and freeskiing (superpipe and slopestyle). 
At season’s end, the overall points leaders are crowned year-end champions and awarded the prestigious Dew Cup. Visitors can plan to enjoy the Festival Village, specialty competitions and live music…
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The Source Magazine - Winter 2011-2012 is available now (below). View Summit County's most complete real estate listing guide online or stop by our Main Street, Breckenridge office to pick up your copy today.



Please contact us to learn more about real estate in Breckenridge and Summit County, Colorado. 800.774.7970 or 970.453.2200. Click here for the latest news about Breckenridge Real Estate. http://www.BreckenridgeAssociates.com
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