DURANGO’S BEST CONDOMINIUM COMMUNITIES

Best Durango Condos over 250k

As Durango’s exclusive buyers’ agent, I meet a lot of buyers who want to know which areas in La Plata County to avoid. Thankfully, I can inform new residents of our community that there are no neighborhoods that I consider unsafe or not desirable. This is in sharp contrast to my days representing buyers in the Los Angeles area years ago, where there were a number of dangerous areas. I advise my … Continue reading...

Your Best Choice For Financing Durango Colorado Real Estate

Best Properties in Durango

When you are buying real estate you’ll probably need financing. Choosing the most competent and experienced buyer’s agent and lender will make the process much smoother and save you thousands of dollars up-front and over the life of the loan. I’m Durango’s buyers’ agent and mortgage broker representing over 30 lenders; working with me as your agent and lender makes for an even more seamless … Continue reading...

CONDO, TOWNHOUSE, PLANNED UNIT DEVELOPMENT – WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?

Durango Condominium

The common characteristic shared by condominiums, townhomes, and planned unit developments is that the ownership of the home also involves the undivided ownership with other owners in the community of common areas. Examples of common areas are community roads, parking lots, community centers, fitness facilities, and/or swimming pools. The common areas ownership in a condominium community are … Continue reading...

Tiny Homes in Durango Co

Tiny Home Durango Colorado

Over the past few years there has been a lot of buzz about tiny homes; there is even a TV show devoted to them. The main appeal is the lower cost and the desire by some to minimize possessions and their living space. Like anything else, there are positives and negatives associated with the decision to buy and live in a tiny home. Tiny homes are either on wheels or a foundation; this article only … Continue reading...

Earthship homes in Durango Colorado

earthship home durango co

Are They Right for You? An Earthship home is made from natural and unrecycled materials and is powered by solar. These homes are intended to be “off the grid” with little or no reliance on public utilities and fossil fuels. This type of home was developed by Michael Reynolds of Taos, New Mexico; the term “Earthship” is his registered trademark. According to Wikipedia, an Earthship home has to … Continue reading...