While Summit County was predominantly a winter destination, in the last decade or two it has garnered a strong reputation for its amazing summers. Cool weather combined with plenty of sunshine makes Summit County a great place to hike through flowering alpine meadows and green forests or bike along the paved paths that meander along the glistening waters of Lake Dillon and through each town. During the summer, Summit County Colorado fills with festivals, from art shows to musical concerts.
Beyond myriad recreational opportunities Summit County Colorado affords, one of the best reasons to buy Summit County Co real estateis its potential to increase in dollar value. While most of the nation's real estate has taken a downturn or remained flat, Summit County real estate market continues to increase in value. Its proximity to Denver makes it a popular place for Front Range guests to stay and play, and its premier ski resorts make it a sought-after vacation destination.
Uses of Summit County Colorado real estate range from primary homes and second homes to long- and short-term rentals. Your personal and financial goals will point toward the best type of property to purchase.
Summit County condos near the chairlifts rent out well short-term - for weekends, weeks and multiple weeks; they can earn a high-dollar amount per night. Summit County Colorado real estate Long-term rentals provide steady income and can often be rented by owners through the local newspaper, the Summit Daily News, rather than through a Summit County real estate management company that will take 10% or more of the profit.
If you're looking for a primary or second Summit County home, each town has its own unique character and attributes, so it's best to study each location and decide which is right for you. Summit County real estate ranges from ski-in, ski-out properties and in-town properties to lake, river and forested areas.
Contact me at (970) 389-8899, and I'll be happy to show you around and tell you everything you need to know about real estate in Summit County CO.
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