New Los Angeles Flights this Winter to Telluride, Colorado!

Colorado Flights is thrilled to announce the addition of Allegiant flights from Los Angeles (LAX) – Telluride/Montrose (MTJ), along with the return of Phoenix (IWA) – Telluride/Montrose (MTJ) service, running Wednesdays and Saturdays from Dec. 21, 2013 – Mar. 29, 2014. The entire winter schedule is coming soon!

NBC News Reports Housing Market Heats Up

Today, on, NBC News reported that the housing market has really heated up. In fact, The latest monthly data from the widely followed Case-Shiller index showed home prices in May jumped 12.2 percent in the past year — the biggest yearly jump since March 2006 — supporting economists’ views that the housing sector is … Read More

Town of Telluride Sales Tax Revenues Grow Again

The historic Town of Telluride could be on its way to a 3rd consecutive year of record breaking sales tax revenues. Each month from January to May was up. The best increases were in January (14.4 percent) and March. (up 9.3 percent) As for the Real Estate Transfer Tax? Erratic. For example, June was up … Read More

Golf at the Divide in Ridgway? Rough

Last weekend I decided to take a trip from Telluride to Ridgway to play golf at the Divide Ranch and Club. The 45 minute drive is easy and the layout of the course is good, so I usually play the course a few times a year, to mix it up from Telluride’s Championship Golf Course. … Read More

A New Telluride Hotel

A New Telluride Hotel? An ambitious proposal was brought to Telluride Town Council on July 16, 2013 for a two story hotel, bowling alley, pool and restaurant on a vacant lot on Colorado Avenue and Willow Street, adjacent to the Telluride Post Office. The developer is Chris Hamm and architect Eric Cummings. Sitting on a … Read More

June 2013 Telluride Real Estate Sales Flat

Real Estate sales in Telluride, Colorado for June 2013 were just about flat as compared to June 2012, falling just 1% in dollar volume and attaining the same number of sales as in 2012 with 29. Overall the dollar volume for June 2013 was $21.8 million. Year to date, Telluride is off 6% in dollar … Read More

Trout Lake Almost Drained

For those who like to paddleboard, fish, canoe, picnic or just enjoy the fantastic scenery, Trout Lake will be drained by July 15. Xcel Energy is modifying the Dam to adjust water flow to comply with Federal Regulations. The Ames power plant that uses the storage reservoir was the first site to generate alternating current. … Read More