Luxury Market in Durango
Home to some of the most beautiful mountain views in the country, Durango offers luxury properties that compete with the big names like Aspen, Telluride, and Vail. While housing in mountain towns is often overpriced and hard to come by, Durango offers a lot in terms of choice and value for your luxury living. Whether you are looking for a place to take your family for ski vacations, private mountain living with nobody around, or something in town, there is an option for you.
Be sure to look at the historic 3rd avenue homes. Still standing from Durango’s rich western history, many of the houses on 3rd ave and the surrounding “grid” (as the locals call it) have played their role in developing this beautiful town. The Gable House, located on 5th ave, is a prime example of in-town living at its best. Built in 1892, The Gable House has been a staple of Durango’s real estate market. With modern refinements and a rustic feel, you are sure to get the best of both worlds. The Gable House is just one example of Durango’s many options within walking distance of the Historic Downtown area.
If being in town doesn’t suit you, that’s great! Durango and the surrounding areas also offer a plethora of options with acres to spare. Located just a few minutes away from downtown Durango, this home situated on 75 acres is sure to give you the remote mountain feeling you desire. Durango’s surrounding area provides tons of options for private living without the cost of similar towns, providing you with more for your buck.
Yup, Durango has you covered there as well. With luxury penthouses like this one, it’s hard to look elsewhere. Purgatory Resort is located just 20 minutes north of downtown Durango with plenty of housing options along the way. The San Juan mountains provide some of the world’s best skiing and provide consistent snow every year. So if you are looking to have the perfect place to spend your time off the slopes, click here to explore your options.
Of course, having your home is just the start of Durango’s luxury offerings. With world-class skiing, biking, hiking, and various other activities, it becomes easy to adopt an active life in the mountains that most people only dream about.
But it’s not just active mountain life either. Durango also offers more dining options per capita than San Francisco. Options range from fresh seafood flown in overnight to steak houses providing fresh, locally sourced meat. Restaurants like Eolus and Primus offer dining experiences that rival many “culinary capitals” of the world.
The shopping in Durango is also something not to miss either. Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Prada don’t make an appearance here, and for good reason. The local forward ideals of Durango feature artisan products that easily compete with the upscale brands. Providing closer attention to detail and a more exclusive, limited amount of product runs, meaning you won’t find ten other people with the same outfit as you next time you are in the city.