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Look at these views!? They can be yours, along with 1.45 acres, an approximately 2058 square foot log home w/ a 2 car garage, and all the peace and quiet of Bellyache Ridge.? At $575,000;? opportunities like this are quite uncommon, so take advantage today and call or email now!

View South to NY Mountain!

View South to NY Mountain!


View East to the Gore Range!

View East to the Gore Range!


View North to Red & White Mtn!

View North to Red & White Mtn!


View West to Bellyache Open Space!

View West to Bellyache Open Space!

Beautiful Views in All Directions!? Come see this great home today, before some other buyer gets it!

Related Articles:? For Sale in Bellayche!

Bellyache Ridge:? A Unique Colorado Community

For more information on this home or to browse the Vail Valley’s MLS visit our websites at or


This handsome ground-floor mountain condominium in Bachelor Gulch is styled to enjoy the convenient and luxurious ski-in/ski-out lifestyle. Boasting mountain views out to the Red and White Mountains and a huge, covered patio with a stone wall and iron gate, the outdoor living is great for children and family pets. Beautiful, custom furnishings, Ralph Lauren paint, and new electronics create the ultimate Bachelor Gulch home. Located in the preferred building B, this 3 bedroom Bearpaw residence is just steps from the pool, hot tub, and gathering room, and offers underground parking and a private ski locker. Grossing $88,000 in rental income last year, this home offers more than a wonderful ski escape!

Offered beautifully furnished for $2,300,000?

For more information on this property or to browse the Vail Valley MLS please visit our website at and or call 970.376.5417

Spring is here; and apparently that means FEET of new snow!? Both Vail and Beaver Creek are reporting mulitple feet of new powder over the last few days!? The warm weather we had been receiving has given way to a great spring storm.? Locals are saying its some of the best skiing we’ve had all year!

Vail is reporting around 3 feet over the past week, and Beaver Creek is reporting about 2.5 feet, with a bit more expected today and tomorrow.? After an excellent December and?January, February and most of March had been dry.? This recent dumping has put smiles back on the faces of skiers and snowboarders, many of whom are here for spring break!? I’ve heard of a few mountian bike trips, that were scheduled for the weekend, being postponed so everyone could go out and enjoy the mountain’s new snow.? The warm spring weather will be back soon, but for now, go get?a powder day!

Keep doing your snow dance and get out there and enjoy!

Featuring our new listings including Juniper Trail at Red Sky Ranch and 50 Spring Creek,?Screaming’ Deals, the Vail Valley’s Market Stats, and John Nichol’s famous Peanut Butter Balls, Gateway’s March Newsletter is already a hit! If you would like us to email you a copy of this Newsletter, or if you would like to join our mailing list please email me at

Please visit our websites to view all Vail MLS listings and

Juniper Trail at Red Sky is just a mere 15 minutes to world-class skiing, shopping, and dining, yet a pristine world unto itself. Gazing out upon gorgeous valleys, dramatic mountaintops, sleek golf courses and colorful meadows, these 21 individually designed, custom homes effortlessly capture the surrounding beauty. Offering 3 to 6 bedrooms, an array of finishes and options, and several unique lots, these residences are simply incredible and can be yours for under $1,000,000!


2,700 Square Feet -?Three Bedrooms -?Three Full and One Half Bathrooms -?Large and Spectacular Lots -?Stunning and Expansive Golf Course and Valley Views -?Hardwood floors – Covered Patios – Stone Fireplaces – Optional Finished Lower Level offered for $350,000.


2,852 Square Feet – Three Bedrooms – Three and One Half Bathrooms -?Large, Spectacular Lots -?Stunning, Expansive Golf Course and Valley Views -?Main Level Living -?Walk-out Lower Level -?Hardwood Floors – Covered Patios – Stone Fireplaces – Wetbars

On selected lots we are offering an optional 538 square foot guest cottage for just $185,000.


For more information on these homes please visit our website at or or call us at 970.376.5417.



One of the Vail valley?s most magnificent masterpieces, 50 Spring Creek Place, is an exquisite 11,026 square foot estate that is inspired by the romantic architectural style found in the remote mountain villages of Italy. This breathtaking home showcases soaring vaulted ceilings and integrated living spaces that seamlessly beckon the outdoors in and invite stunning views of the New York Mountain range. Featuring custom finishes throughout including reclaimed Java limestone, exquisite sconces and chandeliers, handsome stone walls, rich wood and beam ceilings, stunning archways, and gorgeous iron railings, no detail has been overlooked. The kitchen is a chef?s dream and features custom walnut cabinets, a glass mosaic island and backsplash, custom hammered iron hood, warming drawers, a water purification system, a large pantry with platter storage, and Nana doors that open to the surrounding verandas.

Boasting over 1,000 square feet of stone terraces overlooking Spring Creek and nestled against two acres of open space, the outdoor living is unrivaled and invites intimate dinner parties in the covered dining room, family gatherings by the outdoor fireplace, and cocktail parties on the extensive patio. The master suite is located on the upper level of the East tower and includes a commanding office, stunning spa bathroom, and private balcony. The walk through bar and stone wine cave with custom iron and leaded glass door lead you from the living room to the family room and entertainment center.

The west tower hosts additional bedroom suites adjoined by a cozy sitting area and sun drenched stone balcony. The expansive kid?s game room offers surround sound and media opportunities as well as space for school and team social gatherings. A huge oversized 3 car garage with custom built-ins, a personal car-wash bay, golf cart storage and private car-port offers endless storage opportunities.?


For more information on this incredible homes or to browse the Vail Valley’s Real Estate MLS please visit or or call Suzi at 970.376.5417

Interesting question.? Real estate brokers in the Vail Valley get questions like this all of the time.? Indiviuals are looking?to buy a home in this beautiful part of Colorado, and want to know what and when they should buy.? Where are the deals?? Where is the value?? What properties have what I really want in a home?? Is now the time to buy?

Contacting myself, or your realtor here in Eagle County, is often the best way to get started.? It IS a great time to do your homework and see what $, buys what home, in which neighborhoods.? Here in Edwards, there are a few areas to focus on:? Singletree, Homestead, and Edwards proper.? (for the sake of keeping this discussion concise, I will not discuss Lake Creek, Arrowhead or Cordillera; if these areas are of interest, please call or email me anytime)? The Edwards real estate statistics below may? help in better understanding the market.

Singletree😕 Currently?4 active properties under $600k; $495K for?a Persimmons Woods TH, a Villas at Singletree for $549k,? another Presimmon Woods TH for $560k, and a Stone Haven Condo for $589k.? Median list price per foot around $387/sf; ( average price per foot of $384/sf)? Range of cumulative days on the market from 130 days to 404 days, with average of days on market at 310 days.

Homestead😕 Currently 9 active properties between $400kand $600k; List prices range from $414,900 to $599,000. Median list price per foot is around $290/sf ( average price per foot of $288/sf)?? Range of cumulative days on the market from 32 to 497, w/ average of days on market at?196 days.

Edwards proper😕 Currently 17 active properties bewteen $400k and $600k; List prices range from $405,000 to $540,000.? Median list price per foot is around $405/sf ( average price per foot of $401/sf)?? Range of cumulative days on the market from 4? to 698?, w/ average of days on market at?153 days.

Statistics?should and will help in narrowing your search, but viewing properties is still a must.? Each area has its own assets, and each home?is unique, so it’s vital to determine which neighborhood and homes best suit your individual needs and wants.? Call me today for a personal tour of the Edwards real estate market!


Related Article:? Great Townhome for Sale in Homestead for Under $250/sf!

Looking for a great place to go and check out excellent deals on all sorts of stuff?? Go check out the new Eagle Flea Market located at 217 Broadway in downtown Eagle, Colorado!? Created to provide an affordable alternative to retail shopping, booth spaces rent for $35/day, giving vendors an inexpensive?option for selling their wares.?

Owner David Nudell has the property listed for sale, but thought of this enterprise as a way to generate revenue and provide a great service.? He said traffic is staying pretty solid, with over 400 people per weekend.?? The Eagle Flea Market is open both Saturdays and Sundays, from 10 am to 6 pm.? Downtown Eagle has recently completed a renovated streetscape, and is certainly worth a stroll around town.? The small town charm of Eagle is often best represented on Broadway, so come on down to the flea market and see what all the fuss is about.? Look for the Denver 9 News report from 3/21/09.

Related Article:? Great Townhome For Sale in Eagle!

Only 40 miles from the colorful ski mecca, Winter Park, Grand Lake partakes of it all. Giant snow-capped mountain peaks, sun-dappled glades, and never-ending majestic lakes set the stage for this year-round mountain town. Quaint shops, charming restaurants, entertaining nightlife, and endless activities and events create the idyllic family playground.

We have multiple wonderful properties in Grand Lake and all of Grand County, from estate lots to custom homes to enclave single family homes, duplexes, and town homes. For more information on these properties please visit our website at or call our Winter Park office at 866.340.1430?