Summit County, CO Real Estate News

By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Veteran’s Home Loans for Keystone ColoradoIf you are reading this, you or a family member have likely served in our military.  First off, we would like to say a sincere “Thank You” for your service!  We recognize that not only do our Veterans sacrifice by serving, but their families do as well-, and we owe you all a debt of gratitude!One of the best benefits Veterans and their families receive due to their service to our great country is the VA home loan benefits.  We are going to outline just a few of these significant benefits in this article for you. Here are some of the major benefits you may receive by using your VA home loan benefits:*100% financing available- one of the very few loans available with no down payment!*Lower rates available than most loan programs- which saves you m...
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By Krystal Knott, Breckenridge CO Real Estate & All Summit County CO
(Christie's International Real Estate - Summit Colorado)
Looking for a ski in/ski out condo for sale in Breckenridge Colorado? Take a look at the condos for sale at Bluesky Breckenridge. Built in 2005 these newer luxury Breckenridge condos are located at the base of the Snowflake Lift and ski trail for easy ski in/ski out access. Bluesky Breckenridge condos are also only 3 blocks from the historic Breckenridge Main Street for all your shopping, dining and local entertainment.Bluesky Breckenridge Condos For Sale:Bluesky Breckenridge Condo #407 – listed for $1,000,000 ($918.27 per square foot) this ground floor 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom condo has 1,089 square feet. The master bedroom has an ensuite bathroom with double sinks, walk in shower plus a walk in closet. The guest room features a full/twin bunk and has direct access to the guest bathroom. ...
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By Krystal Knott, Breckenridge CO Real Estate & All Summit County CO
(Christie's International Real Estate - Summit Colorado)
Summer is in full swing in the High Country. Longer days and warmer temperatures have made Summit County a perfect destination for day trips for Front Range visitors and family getaways for summer vacationers.While Covid-19 is still a concern, Summit County restaurants and shops are open for business. Locals and visitors alike are adhering to safe social distancing practices. With the uncertainty we have entered into a buyers market and are seeing some price decreases on Breckenridge Real Estate.Here are price reductions on Breckenridge Real Estate in the last week:Single Family Homes (5):1202 Brooks Hill DriveThis home features 6 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. The property has been on the market for 84 days and was originally listed for $1,899,000 and is now down to a list price of $1,849,0...
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By Bret & Meredith Amon, Breckenridge, Keystone, Silverthorne, Frisco,
(LIV-Sotheby's International Realty)
Clearwater Lofts at Keystone Colorado for sale.One of Keystone's most premier and new condo neighborhoods. World-class condominiums are coming to Keystone, located along 8 1/2 acres on the banks of the Snake River. This Polished new community will feature three buildings, all with elevators, private areas for personal storage, and heated garages. Lucky new owners of Clearwater Lofts will enjoy gracious outdoor living and designer kitchens perfectly appointed for family gatherings and entertaining. Owners and guests are sure to relish the views of the Summit County Mountains and Continental Divide. On-site Clearwater Lofts will offer two hot tubs, and all units offer outdoor patios. There is an optional membership to the East Lake pool facility to enhance the Mountain life experience.Whe...
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By Bret & Meredith Amon, Breckenridge, Keystone, Silverthorne, Frisco,
(LIV-Sotheby's International Realty)
New construction in Silverthorne, Colorado!  River West Condos The neighborhood is a unique luxury modern development along the banks of the Blue River in Silverthorne, Colorado. Located between ninth and tenth street., owners will enjoy riverfront hot tubs, breathtaking sunsets over the Gore Range, and direct river access from the front door. All units have common in-floor radiant heat, sleek quartz counter-tops,  stainless steel appliances, oversized decks for entertaining, elegant quartz counter-tops, stainless steel appliances, oversized decks for entertaining and two-sided gas fireplaces. Mountain modern living in Silverthorne Colorado.  River West Condos borders the Blue River to the east and the Gore Range to the west.   Spectacular views of Buffalo and Red Peaks are sure to impr...
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By Krystal Knott, Breckenridge CO Real Estate & All Summit County CO
(Christie's International Real Estate - Summit Colorado)
As of November 9, 2019 there are 217 Breckenridge homes for sale in the Breckenridge Real Estate market. Breckenridge property prices start at $235,000 for a 137 square foot studio apartment up $18,900,000 for a ski in/ski out 5 bedroom luxury home with 9,525 square feet. Breckenridge certainly offers diversity and has properties to suit every niche imaginable.So far this year, there have been 502 residential sales in Breckenridge and Blue River area with an average sales price of $1,122,775. This is an 11% increase in average sales price from the same period last year. The average residential property in the Breckenridge area commands $582 per square foot compared to $540 per square foot a year ago. This represents a healthy 7% increase.These 502 sales have accounted for total volume o...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Special Government Home Renovation Loan Program using Pasadena Texas FHA 203k Renovation Loans.Many people are not aware of a special government loan program that is part of the Federal Housing Administration or FHA (a department within HUD). A buyer or existing home owner can do meaningful amounts of remodeling or updates to their existing home without having a higher cost second lien thanks to this special FHA loan program.However, this loan program doesn't allow for "luxury items" in your home such as a swimming pool, hot tub, or other accessories. Although, you can repaint, replace flooring and appliances, add a room to an existing structure (which can add to value tremendously as you increase the square feet of your home) as well as remodel cabinetry in kitchens and bathrooms.This ...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
The benefits of a preapproval (not prequalification) for Keystone Colorado Home Loans. Many consumers are not informed on the proper way for buying a home. No question, this is a big decision, and one that can be either immensely stressful- or immensely enjoyable- depending on how you go about the home buying process of Keystone Colorado Home Loans and the surrounding areas. The key is to take the proper steps to educate yourself on your buying power, initial investment, and taking some time to think about your lifestyle choices. This article will cover all of these.   Education   The steps necessary to purchasing a home in Keystone, Colorado starts with getting pre-approved for your home loan. Notice we did not say get prequalified- in today’s world a prequalification is not meaningful...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Special Government Home Renovation Loan Program using Dillon Colorado FHA 203k Renovation Loans.Many people are not aware of a special government loan program that is part of the Federal Housing Administration or FHA (a department within HUD). A buyer or existing home owner can do meaningful amounts of remodeling or updates to their existing home without having a higher cost second lien thanks to this special FHA loan program.However, this loan program doesn't allow for "luxury items" in your home such as a swimming pool, hot tub, or other accessories. Although, you can repaint, replace flooring and appliances, add a room to an existing structure (which can add to value tremendously as you increase the square feet of your home) as well as remodel cabinetry in kitchens and bathrooms.This...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Being a First Time Homebuyer in Frisco Colorado makes you have to consider your options before you buy. The first thing you will need to consider is what your long-term goals are with being a home owner and how your goals fit in with that plan. One goal could be to stop paying rent that just increases after every lease you renew.Buying your own home first is one of the happiest times of your life! However, a lot of paperwork and time goes into it and finding a lender with great reviews will ease much of the stress. But, the satisfaction you get from your first home closing is something you will never forget! The benefits of being a First Time Homebuyer in Frisco Colorado greatly outweighs renting for the following reasons:          Greater privacy.          Homes typically increase in v...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Veterans now have access to a new VA renovation loan to refurbish or remodel their homes.  This loan program is available for new home purchases as well as for remodeling homes currently owned by the veteran.  It is estimated that over 50% of homes nationally are 40 years or older, and in the current housing market many homes are in need of updating, addressing deferred maintenance, or improving the energy efficiency of homes to lower utility costs.VA loan benefits include the following unique advantages:  a.  up to 100% financing, b.  no mortgage insurance, c.  up to $ 35,000 in renovation funds escrowed, d.  all renovations must be completed within 60 days of closing, e.  you can close on a purchase or refinance in the “as is” condition, f. you can borrow against the future value of t...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Special Government Home Renovation Loan Program using FHA 203k Rehab Loans in Blue River Colorado.Many people are not aware of a special government loan program that is part of the Federal Housing Administration or FHA (a department within HUD). A buyer or existing home owner can do meaningful amounts of remodeling or updates to their existing home without having a higher cost second lien thanks to this special FHA loan program.However, this loan program doesn't allow for "luxury items" in your home such as a swimming pool, hot tub, or other accessories. Although, you can repaint, replace flooring and appliances, add a room to an existing structure (which can add to value tremendously as you increase the square feet of your home) as well as remodel cabinetry in kitchens and bathrooms.Th...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Being a Keystone Colorado First Time Homebuyer makes you have to consider your options before you buy. The first thing you will need to consider is what your long-term goals are with being a home owner  and how your goals fit in with that plan. One goal could be to stop paying rent that just increases after every lease you renewBuying your own home first is one of the happiest times of your life! However, a lot of paperwork and time goes into it and finding a lender with great reviews will ease much of the stress. But, the satisfaction you get from your first home closing is something you will never forget! The benefits of being a Keystone Colorado First Time Homebuyer greatly outweighs renting for the following reasons:          Greater privacy.          Homes typically increase in val...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Surrounding Keystone area is a prime area for 100% financing on a home loan. Keystone, Colorado buyers can get 100% financing on new home purchases in close by areas.This 100% program is truly not just for rural housing but for most of the geographic areas surrounding Sedalia, Colorado qualifies for: - 100% Financing Available- Small Monthly Mortgage Insurance (.30% of loan amount per year)- Interest Rates are still very competitive compared to Conventional and FHA. The biggest benefit is no down payment to a USDA loan- true 100% financing- with long term, 30 year fixed rate loans. Low MI (mortgage insurance) compare it to FHA and Conventional and see the savings! Let's take a look at qualifying requirements for a USDA home loan: There are some geographic areas that do not allow for USD...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
Veterans now have access to a new VA renovation loan to refurbish or remodel their homes.  This loan program is available for new home purchases as well as for remodeling homes currently owned by the veteran.  It is estimated that over 50% of homes nationally are 40 years or older, and in the current housing market many homes are in need of updating, addressing deferred maintenance, or improving the energy efficiency of homes to lower utility costs.VA loan benefits include the following unique advantages:  a.  up to 100% financing, b.  no mortgage insurance, c.  up to $ 35,000 in renovation funds escrowed, d.  all renovations must be completed within 60 days of closing, e.  you can close on a purchase or refinance in the “as is” condition, f. you can borrow against the future value of t...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
The benefits of a preapproval (not prequalification) for Home Loans in Dillon Colorado. Many consumers are not informed on the proper way for buying a home. No question, this is a big decision, and one that can be either immensely stressful- or immensely enjoyable- depending on how you go about the home buying process of Home Loans in Dillon Colorado and the surrounding areas. The key is to take the proper steps to educate yourself on your buying power, initial investment, and taking some time to think about your lifestyle choices. This article will cover all of these.   Education   The steps necessary to purchasing a home in Dillon, Colorado starts with getting pre-approved for your home loan. Notice we did not say get prequalified- in today’s world a prequalification is not meaningful...
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By The Legacy Group, The LegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
The benefits of a preapproval (not prequalification) for Home Loans in Breckenridge CO. Many consumers are not informed on the proper way for buying a home. No question, this is a big decision, and one that can be either immensely stressful- or immensely enjoyable- depending on how you go about the home buying process of Home Loans in Breckenridge CO and the surrounding areas. The key is to take the proper steps to educate yourself on your buying power, initial investment, and taking some time to think about your lifestyle choices. This article will cover all of these.   Education   The steps necessary to purchasing a home in Breckenridge, Colorado starts with getting pre-approved for your home loan. Notice we did not say get prequalified- in today’s world a prequalification is not mean...
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By Krystal Knott, Breckenridge CO Real Estate & All Summit County CO
(Christie's International Real Estate - Summit Colorado)
  A longstanding tradition, The 32nd Annual Great Rubber Duck race, takes place in Breckenridge on Saturday, August 31st, 2019. This Labor Day tradition hosted by The Summit Foundation provides grants to over 100 local non-profits in Summit County and scholarships to students. Bring the family to watch nearly 10,000 rubber ducks race down the Blue River. There are three divisions for this event:  The Kids Duck Dash, Business Battle Duck Race, and the Great Rubber Duck Race.  The Summit FoundationThe Summit Foundation is a local foundation that works to assist families in summit county to preserve our quality of life in the High Country. Over the past 35 years, the Summit Foundation has contributed nearly $30 Million to Summit County and neighboring communities.  Schedule of Events10:00...
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By Krystal Knott, Breckenridge CO Real Estate & All Summit County CO
(Christie's International Real Estate - Summit Colorado)
What is better than bacon? Bourbon, if you ask me. The great part is that you don’t have to choose or pick sides at the Breckenridge Hogfest:  Bacon and Bourbon. Feast your way through sizzling bacon and smokey yet sweet bourbon samples while listening to live music. What better way to spend your remaining summer weekends than in beautiful Breckenridge, Colorado.Event Highlights:The event kicks off Friday, August 23th and continues through Sunday, August 25th at Main Street Station and the Village at Breckenridge located on the south end of Breckenridge’s Victorian Main Street. This event features multiple food and spirit vendors including Breckenridge’s own Moe’s Original Bar B Que and Breckenridge Distillery. The tasting for spirits from nearly 20 vendors include premium whiskeys, sin...
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By Bret & Meredith Amon, Breckenridge, Keystone, Silverthorne, Frisco,
(LIV-Sotheby's International Realty)
You’re traveling in the mountains and can’t help but look at the local real estate. What if you could have it all - live, vacation, and work in a mountain town. You can! There’s a reason people are leaving the metro and heading to the mountains. The quality of life mountain towns offer is unbeatable. We’ve compiled a list of the top 5 reasons to move to a mountain town. By the end, we hope you will be packing your bags and joining us in paradise. The CommunityImagine being surrounded by relaxed, healthy, diverse and spontaneous people. You walk down Main Street and run into your neighbor heading to the gondola for a powder day, you walk another few blocks and run into your child’s 1st grade teacher on their way to work. Living in a mountain town you get to know everybody which means you...
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