Winter Park Resort Opens New 10 Person Gondola: https://www.skyhinews.com/news/breaking-new-gondola-now-officially-open-at-winter-park-resort-with-video/
Sale of Intrawest & Management of Winter Park to Aspen-KSL is Now Final Sale of Winter Park Resort operator gets finalized; 3 resort companies merge to form new, unnamed entity Sale of Winter Park Resort operator gets finalized; 3 resort companies merge to form new, unnamed entity
Winter Park Real Estate is on the Move Here is a link to an interesting article that appeared today on the Denver Post Business webpage: http://www.denverpost.com/business/ci_29568497/grand-countys-languid-real-estate-recovery-gets-spur
Just a quick look at the month of July shows that the Number of Sales was even with last year while the Sales Dollars was up 10%. The Average Price was also up by 10%. This is a much better performance than we have seen for the first 6 months. A full copy of the Winter Park Real Estate Year-to-Date Report is available by emailing me at Paul@PaulLewis.net. You can always see all the MLS listings at www.WinterParkRealEstate.NET These statistics were compiled from data from the Grand County Board of Realtors and are deemed reliable but cannot be guaranteed.
Winter Park Real Estate continued to perform poorly in the second quarter of 2015. The Number of Sold Listings was down 9% for the quarter (-12% for the first half of the year) and the Dollar Volume of Sold Listings was down 14% for the quarter (-17% for the first half of the year). Particularly weak was the Residential Sector (Single Family Homes, Duplexes & Townhomes) where the Number of Sold Listings was down 25% from the first half of last year and the Dollar Volume of Sold Listings was down 21%. The only good news here is that the Average Sales Price is up 5%. The Condominium Sector fared better. While the Number of Sold Listings was down 7%... Read More →
Winter Park Ski Resort just announced that they are extending the ski season to April 27. I wonder if that has anything to do with the 10″ we got last night or the 7″ the night before?
My hometown, Fraser, CO, was just named #4 Best Secret Ski Towns of North America by National Geographic Magazine: http://adventure.nationalgeographic.com/adventure/trips/best-secret-ski-towns-photos/#close-modal
In case you are wondering where Winter Park real estate sales compares to other ski resorts, here are the latest figures from other Rocky Mountain resorts with Winter Park Area added for the first six month’s sales for 2013. Aspen ~ down 12% in dollar amount of sales; up 10% in number of sales. Breckenridge ~ up 18% in dollar amount of sales; up 23% in number of sales. Jackson Hole ~ up 35% in dollar amount of sales; up 43% in number of sales. Steamboat ~ up 7.5% in dollar amount of sales; up 14.2% in number of sales. Vail ~ down 11% in dollar amount of sales; up 10% in number of sales. Telluride ~ down 5.2% in... Read More →
Winter Park real estate sales were significantly up in August which propelled this year ahead of last year, although by a small margin. Of particular note, the volume of the Residential sector (Single Family Homes & Townhomes) increased dramatically in the Dollar Volume of Sales. The total Number of Sales for all property segments (Residential, Condominiums & Vacant Land) is up 15%, while the Dollar Volume of Sales is up 2%. Average Sale Prices are down 12% for the year but this is still a big improvement compared to 2 months ago. The biggest change was in the highest segment of the market, Residential. The Number of Sales here is down 2%, while the Dollar Volume is down 8% but... Read More →