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Are You In Compliance With The New Carbon Monoxide Detector Law?

On July 1, 2009 House Bill 09-1091 became law in Colorado.  The new law requires that carbon monoxide alarms be installed in residential properties. What does this new law do?  A Summary: This law requires homeowners and owners of rental[...]

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Real Estate Sales Picking Up At Ski Resorts!

According to an article in the New York Times “Great Homes and Destinations”, all was snowy and bright at ski areas across the Country over the Holidays.   And, it wasn’t sleigh bells that were heard.  It was the “sound of[...]

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Western Mountain Resort Alliance Meeting In Crested Butte, Colorado!

I just returned from Crested Butte, CO where I attended the Annual Meeting for the Western Mountain Resort Alliance (WMRA).  I have been a WMRA (formerly, RMRA) Trustee, representing the Vail Board of Realtors, since the Alliance’s inception in 1997. [...]

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‘Ever Vail’ Back on the Table

The Town of Vail, and Vail Resorts, are still negotiating on the redevelopment of a new ski village to the West of Lionshead that will be called ‘Ever Vail’: a project that includes parking, hotel space, employee-housing units, retail, free-market[...]

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Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa Creates Its Own Retail 101 Sale!

In light of the recent downturn in the economy, real estate sales have been slower in the Vail Valley than in years past.  However, the relatively new Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa hotel/condo complex (which opened in October, 2008, and[...]

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Major Orchestras Play Vail Music Festival This Summer

The all-star lineup of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, The Philadelphia Orchestra and the New York Philharmonic highlight the 2010 Bravo! Vail Valley Music Festival, which will take place from June 25th to Aug. 3rd here in Vail, Colorado. The 2010[...]

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So Many Things To Do In Vail During The Holidays!

Besides skiing, there are so many other things to do, in Vail and Beaver Creek, during the week of New Years that it is mind-boggling: Cirque le Masque is taking place, Holiday on Ice is performing, B.B. King is in concert (as[...]

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Whoops! We made a mistake!

In my blog, on November 25th, it was reported that the new cell phone law, in Colorado, made it illegal to use a cell phone while driving without utilizing some sort of hands-free device.  Unfortunately, the law that we quoted[...]

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