Although the weather will certainly be wildly different than on Fat Tuesday in Louisiana, you can experience an authentic New Orleans inspired Mardi Gras on February 25 right here in Breckenridge. In fact, you might find the annual celebration to be more fun in the mountains—Breckenridge throws the best parities! What is Fat Tuesday, anyway, and why the celebrating? Mardi Gras is French for "Fat Tuesday", and refers to the practice of stuffing yourself on rich, fatty foods before the ritual fasting of the Lenten season ushers in a time of restraint and reflection that may feed your soul, but Mardi Gras feeds your body! Breckenridge’s annual celebration encourages party goers to get immersed in the spirit of chaotic fun and colorful adornment. Brightly…
If you are in the market to purchase a ski condo or want to get settled into an amazing mountain retreat, then here are some amazing deals! It is not too late to create some memories this ski season.
Check out Breckenridge Associates Real Estate Top 5 deals!
Water House on Main Street, Unit 6406
Premier Water House Flagship opportunity; rare top floor, corner unit. Three bedrooms, plus a den with the Maggie pond right outside and ski area views. Vaulted ceilings, high-end Thermador appliances, and beautiful designer furniture, complete the unit. Walk to the slopes or Main Street, Breckenridge from this luxury condo. Numerous amenities including hot tubs, heated outdoor pool, gym and spa, owner's locker room, movie theater, ski rental and
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Happy New Year! Hope that you and your families had a wonderful holiday season. As life gets back to normal grind, don’t let it get you down. Think of your dream vacation spot…like Breckenridge! Start off the New Year with a mountain getaway.
Here are Breckenridge Associates Real Estate Top 5 Deals.
1396 Forest Hills Drive
Unbelievable sweeping ski area views from almost every room in this beautifully remodeled Modern Mountain home. Entire west side of this 4 Bedroom, 3 1/2 stunning property consists of floor to vaulted ceiling windows and sliders. Entertaining couldn't be easier in this well laid out property which features an open floor plan with a large kitchen, two islands, beautiful dining area and living room which all enjoy magnificent
Founded in Breckenridge 30 years ago and proudly sponsored by Breckenridge Associates since the beginning, the International Snow Sculpture Championships will be held in downtown Breckenridge January 20 through 29, 2020.
This year’s event attracted 42 applications, and without doubt, the 16 teams selected from this extensive and talented field will create the most exciting and competitive event ever produced. Participating teams represent 12 countries: Argentina, China, Ecuador, France, Germany, Great Britain, Mexico, Mongolia, India, Switzerland and Turkey, as well as four U. S. teams including our very own Team Breckenridge!
Artists use our local and abundant natural resource—snow!—combining art and sport while transforming 25-ton, 10 by 10…
It’s a conundrum: You’re going to sell the home you’ve lived in for a long time, and you want to get the best price possible. On the other hand, you’re not excited about spending a lot of money to fix up a house you’re leaving. How do you balance the need to show your home at its best and keep your bank account in great shape for your next home purchase? Unlike staging, which is primarily cosmetic, upgrades are designed to bring your property—especially an older home—into the modern age and widen the pool of potential buyers. If you hoping to sell your older home to younger buyers, it’s especially important to update, modernize and refresh. Even a ‘fixer-upper’ will garner more attention and likely a higher selling price, if you’re willing to make upfront…
In Norse mythology, the god Ullr (pronounced Oool-er) is associated with skis and the bow, and is said to be the handsome son of goddess Sif and stepson of her husband, the brawny thunder god, Thor. An expert skater, skier and hunter, Ullr glides around the world covering the land with snow. For those of us who love winter in the mountains pray to him for fresh powder and abundantly white winters. To celebrate his wonderful gift to us, Breckenridge hosts an annual town-wide party; Ullr Fest!
Celebrating its 57th year, Ullr Fest takes place December 11 through 15, 2019. The Town of Breckenridge welcomes snow lovers of all ages to the party, and the streets fill with revelers, many adorned in horned Viking helmets.
Take part in the “unofficial”…
Looking for the perfect Christmas present? Maybe a home in Breckenridge would be a good choice! Start creating your holiday memories in Breckenridge. The town is a winter wonderland with the streets glistening with fresh snow and twinkling lights. The holiday rush is just around the corner!
Here are Breckenridge Associates Real Estate Top 5 Deals for December 2019.
158 Starlit Lane
Vintage Blue River Chalet. Rare sunny hilltop location on the largest site at 0.95 acres, in an area with great expansion potential. Quiet Dead End Street. 28’ high ceilings, open living area, charming and functional. Three bedrooms, a loft and library, and two bathrooms. Master Suite with Bathroom and walk-in closet. Magical views 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Current U.S. Mortgage rates are favorable and top economists predict that rates for the end of 2019 will average between 3.8 percent and 4 percent for 30-year fixed rates. According to Freddie Mac, only one year ago in 2018, a 30-year fixed rate mortgage was 4.81 percent, thus showing a sharp decline in today’s rates. It’s interesting to note that in a year-over-year comparison for the week ending November 21, 2019, 30-year rates stood at 3.66 percent. In addition, mortgages have shown a steady decline throughout 2019, with the historic low for 30-year rates at 3.31 percent in November 2012.
Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae and the Mortgage Bankers Association predict these favorable conditions are likely continue for the foreseeable future, good news for…
Team Breck Sports Club has been an integral part of the Breckenridge community for more than 30 years, serving youth skiing and snowboarding athletes of Summit County and the Front Range. The Team Breck Sports Club coaching staff provides expert experience and guidance to encourage young athletes to reach their goals both on and off the mountain. A variety of disciplines are offered, including alpine skiing, freeride skiing and big mountain skiing. Over the years, Team Breck Sports Club athletes have truly excelled and have been a part of the U.S. Ski Team, U.S. Olympic Team, U.S. World Champion Team, U.S. National Junior and Senior Champions, Junior Olympians, and NCAA All Americans. Some very exciting accolades for local athletes!