The luxury real estate market has increasingly become an important sector in the Summit County real estate market, but with a limited number of properties available and a fast-growing demand.

Depending on the type of property-short term rental condo, second home, townhome, etc.- it takes a seasoned Real Estate professional who understands our local market to provide the knowledge and expert advice for both buyers and sellers. Every real estate transaction is important to those involved, and in the luxury market, experience matters. Breckenridge Associates has a proven track record with this high-end market, having closed 109 $1M+ home sales in 2020. And, as evidence that this market is expanding, Breckenridge Associates has already brought to close 55…

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There is no substitution for the energy and effervescence of live music. Of all the things Summit County residents missed last year, live music is at the top of the list. Being part of a crowd synchronized by rhythm and lyrics creates a magical atmosphere that puts a peaceful smile on the soul. 

There are dozens of opportunities to immerse yourself in live music this summer, indoors and outdoors, settings big and small. Sing along under the stars at one of Colorado’s most iconic venues, the Dillon Amphitheater or enjoy a more intimate gathering at a local eatery. A full lineup of both free and paid events awaits music lovers of all genres in Summit County this summer.

Summer 2021 Dillon Amphitheater Paid Shows:
July 13-14, String Cheese Incident,…

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July is the pinnacle of our short summer season. We’ll be dressed up in red, white and blue as the annual Fourth of July parade returns along with live music, the Firecracker 50, chalk art and smiling faces all around. Downtown Breckenridge will be exploding with colorful blooms and our office in the historical red brick building is a popular place for Main Street photo ops. We see visitors stop by all day every day to pose with our locally-grown and cared-for flower garden and baskets. You’re always invited to walk on in the door to speak with one of our agents about mountain real estate. Inventory remains low, but no one can help you find a gem better than one of our local experts.

Here are Breckenridge Associates Real Estate Top 5 Deals for July…

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With magnificent scenery and outdoor activities all 12 months of the year, Breckenridge is an ideal location for a vacation rental home that can earn secondary income or help cover expenses. In fact, Summit County is such a great location that there are approximately 8750 vacation rentals with nearly half of those in Breckenridge alone. With increasing competition and an ever‐changing array of short‐term regulations, it’s important to make your vacation home appealing to prospective guests. We have recommendations to help your home stand out and maximize your rental income. 

  1.       High quality photos: You can have a beautifully‐written description of your home, but the vast majority of potential guests are only going to look at the photos in the…

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The slopes are closed and the summer vibes are coming in strong. We’ve got the comprehensive summer forecast on fun here in Breckenridge for Summer 2021.  

Many of the most popular summer activities are already underway:  the Vail Pass shuttles are running, both Frisco and Dillon marinas are open for watercraft rentals, and horses are carrying riders up the mountain on Peak 9. The Breckenridge Rec Center and Stephen C West Ice Rink are fully open and operating. 

Breck Create activities resume June 5 and will include sessions with visiting artists, bike-in movies on June 23, July 28 and Aug 25, the Banff Film Festival, and Breckenridge Music Festival starting Aug 5 and running through mid September.  Live musical performances include Asleep at the…

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June in the mountains starts out a bit quiet, like a lazy Sunday morning. By the end of the month, summer energy will begin to peak along with the wildflowers and warm afternoons. We will see activities and business return to the level we were familiar with in years past, maybe with a few tweaks. Visitorship will likely be higher than ever! If you plan to be in town, please stop in at our historic office in the heart of downtown Breckenridge just to say hello or take a look at one of these incredible homes or others we currently have on the market.

Here are Breckenridge Associates Real Estate Top 5 Deals for June 2021.


284 Davis Court
Come home to this charming 3 bedroom/3 bath featuring a spacious 3-car garage backing to the National Forest…

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updated March 3, 2022

Restaurants are open and ready to serve you! Enjoy great food and a lively atmosphere at one of Breckenridge’s many restaurants and bars. Whether it’s a celebration, a casual get-together with friends, or grabbing a quick bite and beer after a skiing the mountain, a bike ride or quick hike, you’re sure to find your favorite spot to eat and drink.

The BRECKENRIDGE DINING GUIDE (click to open) provides easy viewing online or can be downloaded and printed, to help you discover all the food and drink options in Breckenridge. Listed alphabetically, this list gives you each Restaurants name, type of cuisine and libations, location, phone number, address and website as well as price, delivery and takeout options.   Go directly to…

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Summit County is home to the highest chairlift in North America as well as the highest deep-water marina in the world. Summit County also has some of the highest rivers in Colorado. Three of the stunning rivers that flow through the high country of Summit County, the Blue River, the Snake River and the Swan River, offer residents and visitors some of the very best recreational opportunities for summer in the high country.

THE BLUE RIVER: The longest river in the county, running a distance of 65 miles, it originates near Quandary Peak in the Ten Mile Range and spills into the Dillon Reservoir just east of Frisco, resuming its northward run through Silverthorne and eventually joining the Colorado River in Kremmling.

Buried under tons of dredge rock…

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May is historically the quietest time of the year in Breckenridge, but with visitor demand on the rise since last summer, we are all waiting to see if “shoulder season” is a thing of times past. Snow or mud, restaurants open or closed, the beauty of our mountains remains the same. If you’re planning to be in Summit County this May and get a jump on summer sales, start by taking a look at these five incredible properties available now to make your mountain dreams come true.

Here are Breckenridge Associates Real Estate Top 5 Deals for May 2021:

66 Green Jay Lane
A home like you've never seen before! This stunning Mathison new construction was completed in 2020 and sits on 5+ acres with unobstructed views of the Breckenridge Ski Resort. Just 10…

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Real estate may seem to be all about numbers, but Breckenridge Associates realizes people are the number one ingredient in our business. However, to work strategically for our clients and remain at the top of our local market, keeping a close eye on numbers is an important component of how we work for you. To give you a picture of the market as well, we always share the quarterly statistics produced by the Summit County MLS.

1st Quarter 2021 vs 2020:

  • In Breckenridge, the number of residential properties sold is up 23% (150 versus 122).
  • In Summit County, the number of residential properties sold is up 48% (494 versus 334).
  • Breckenridge Associates Real Estate sales are up 44% (46 properties in the first quarter of 2021 versus 32 in the first…

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