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Listing Season is Officially Here

Summer has officially made its way to the high country. Excitement for Breckenridge’s Fourth of July summer kick-off is in the air as visitors from the Front Range and across the country escape to our idyllic mountain town to recreate in the cooler mountain temperatures. It’s widely known that everyone comes for our winters, but stays for our summers, it’s not hard to see why so many make their buying decisions this time of year. Inventory is steadily increasing as more potential buyers flock to our area and if you’ve been considering listing your property or investing in Breckenridge or Summit County, there is no better time than summer listing season.

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Helping Injured Troops Rebuild Their Lives

Homes For Our Troops Volunteer Day in Fairplay, CO

Homes For Our Troops (HFOT) is a national nonprofit organization with the mission of supporting severely injured post-9/11 Veterans as they rebuild their lives. Constructing and donating specially adapted custom homes, tailored to the unique needs of Veterans with challenges like multiple limb amputations, paralysis, and severe traumatic brain injury (TBI), Homes For Our Troops’ goal is to facilitate independence and mobility for these Veterans. By providing mortgage-free house, Homes For Our Troops helps to alleviate financial burdens, empowering Veterans to focus on recovery, family, and the pursuit of new beginnings, stability, and purpose.

Creating Real Impact in Colorado

Since its inception in…

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Discover Your Dream Home This June

As spring unfolds into summer here in the high country, the Summit County housing market is also quickly warming up. Whether you’re considering listing your property or have been dreaming of a permanent vacation retreat in the mountains, legacy home to share with your family, or a profitable investment property, June is the perfect time to explore the exceptional real estate opportunities available in our beautiful mountain town.

Breckenridge Associates Real Estate’s Top 5 Real Estate Opportunities for June 2024

34 Highfield Trail Unit #205

Real Estate Opportunities in Breckenridge, CO: 34 Highfield Trail #205

This main floor Highland Greens unit on the west side of the building gives fantastic ski area views with no need for the elevator or stairs. Features include a large…

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Q1 Brings Positive Growth Across All Property Types

The first quarter of 2024 has seen an upward trend across all property types. The ongoing all-time high valuations in the equity markets, coupled with positive "soft landing" national news and historically low inventory levels have continued to drive growth in our resort market.

Impact by Property Type in Breckenridge:

Single Family Homes Up 15.83% YTD

The average sold price for Single-Family Homes has increased to $2,759,808, representing a 15.83% appreciation over 2023. This property type is selling on average at 95% of the list price, with an average price per square foot of $749, and an average days on market of 102.

Townhomes Up 14.08% YTD

Townhomes have seen a 14.08% increase…

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May Marks the Start of Listing Season

May is usually a quieter month in Summit County, as the resorts close for the season and families around the country are focused on the last month of the school year. While the town might slow down for the month, May marks the beginning of listing season here in the high country.

The first quarter of 2024 saw a strong increase in appreciation for all residential property types across the county, with the number of active listings trending towards more balanced 2017 – 2019 levels. With the number of days on market already starting to decrease as we move into listing season, it’s clear that the demand to own real estate in our resort market remains robust.

If you are considering listing your property this year,…

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April Brings Bright New Opportunities

As winter transitions to spring, Breckenridge offers a magical blend of snowy slopes and sunny skies, making it the perfect time for spring skiing enthusiasts to escape to the mountains for the last ski trip of the season. Whether you’re looking for the perfect property to share your love for the slopes and mountain lifestyle with your family or are considering listing your property in time for the summer selling season, the Brokers at Breckenridge Associates are your guides to successfully accomplishing your real estate goals.

Breckenridge Associates Real Estate’s Top 5 Real Estate Opportunities for April 2024:

119 Reiling Road

Real Estate Opportunities in Summit County: 119 Reiling Road

Charming log sided residence with sweeping ski area views, in town with a bus…

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How to Celebrate the End of the 2024 Ski Season in Summit County

As the spring months bring warmer temperatures to the high country, Summit County's resorts are gearing up for their end-of-season celebrations, marking the finale of another fantastic ski season filled with powder days and unforgettable mountain adventures. From live music and festive parties to pond skimming and costume contests, each resort has its own unique way of bidding farewell to winter and welcoming the summer months ahead.

Breckenridge Ski Resort

Closing Day: May 12, 2024

The end of ski season at Breckenridge is a bittersweet time, with skiers and snowboarders flock to the slopes to enjoy the last runs of the season, soaking up the sunshine and savoring the final…

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Spring Brings Fresh Opportunities Your Way

As Summit County eagerly awaits the arrival of longer days, warmer temperatures, and the exhilaration of spring skiing, the real estate market in is showing promising signs of activity. Breckenridge, in particular, continues to be a destination for families seeking to create cherished memories amidst the breathtaking backdrop of the Rocky Mountains. Whether you're looking for a mountain retreat, an investment property, or a permanent residence, the Brokers at Breckenridge Associates Real Estate are the local experts on local living and are excited to help you discover the perfect property for your family.

Breckenridge Associates Real Estate’s Top 5 Real Estate Opportunities for March 2024:

TBD Middle…

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Exploring the Future of Dillon, Colorado: A Waterfront Transformation

Dillon Waterfront Development Plan in Summit County

On February 21st, the Town of Dillon’s Planning and Zoning Commission voted 3-2 in favor of moving forward on the Dillon waterfront redevelopment plan, spearheaded by local developer Jake Porritt. The project promises to breathe new life into the town’s waterfront area on Dillon Reservoir.  At the heart of the redevelopment plan is the creation of a vibrant waterfront district by transforming the 161,200 square foot site currently occupied by the Best Western and now closed Arapahoe Café into a 5 story, 485,000 square foot development featuring a mix of residential, commercial, and recreational spaces.

The Planned Construction

The proposed 626 Lake Dillon Drive Branded…

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Your Guide to Breckenridge's Après Scene: Part 2

In Where to Après in Breckenridge – Part 2, we continue our tour of Breckenridge’s most beloved spots to unwind after a full day on the slopes, featuring our town’s classic favorites.

1. Fatty's

Where to Après in Breckenridge: Fatty's

Fatty’s is a longtime favorite on the après scene. With an extensive selection of craft beers and their hand-tossed pizzas, Fatty’s offers a casual and lively vibe perfect for family and friends to meet up and celebrate a day of adventures on the mountain.

Where: 106 South Ridge Street, Breckenridge


When: 3 pm – 6 pm happy hour drinks, 3 pm – 5 pm happy hour eats 7 days a week

What to order: The Fatty’s Mule and a 1 topping slice of pizza or the Fatty’s…

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