Telluride Pairs World-Class Snowboarding With Luxurious Actual Property

Telluride, Colorado, is a Rocky Mountain gem. A world-class ski resort with luxurious actual property, the historic former mining city is surrounded by the towering 13,000-foot mountain peaks of the San Juan Mountains, measures about one sq. mile and has a inhabitants of about 2,500.

Situated in southwestern Colorado, Telluride has its personal distinctive four-season id. Along with the slopes are top-flight golf, an abundance of occasions and internationally famous movie and music festivals. Non-public Telluride Golf Course, one of many nation’s highest hyperlinks in elevation, is billed as “probably the most lovely place you’ll ever tee.”

The Telluride space, together with Mountain Village and Placerville, presents luxurious residence patrons quite a lot of property varieties and value factors. Victorians in historic Telluride, slope-side ski-in/ski-out houses, luxurious condos and townhouses, wilderness estates, ranches, multi-acreage personal retreats, fractional possession models and vacant land are all accessible.

At present listed for $5 million within the coronary heart of Telluride is the Pink Home with 4 bedrooms, a loft and a big deck. A 70-acre retreat within the Grey Head Wilderness Protect is in the marketplace for $10.995 million. The 8,428-square-foot residence was designed and crafted from three 1800s tobacco barns. A Mountain Village ski-in/ski-out six-bedroom residence with a log-and-stone exterior is listed for $5.95 million.

The housing market, says T.D. Smith, the co-founder, president and managing dealer of Telluride Actual Property Corp., “is all about easy provide and demand circumstances.” Smith’s deep data of Telluride started in 1971. He’s been immediately concerned with the rebirth and growth of historic Telluride.

As well as, Smith is co-owner of the advertising and marketing arm of Telluride Mountain Village’s grasp developer. “Taking a look at residential growth, we return to the late ’70s,” Smith says. “The group decided then to not have greater than 5,000 complete residential models to retain the character of Telluride.”

It is the stringent growth laws which have stored Telluride from turning into “a metropolis within the mountains,” Smith says. “Outdated Telluride is an 1880 nationwide historic landmark and has retained its character. We’ve got strict design assessment tips for constructing.”

The San Miguel County actual property market continued to set information within the third quarter of 2021 with $132.8 million in gross sales throughout September. In consequence, year-to-date complete gross sales quantity reached over $1 billion. The market is on monitor to exceed the entire 2020 file gross sales quantity of $1.16 billion. 12 months thus far, the variety of transactions is up 143% over the identical interval a yr earlier.

Telluride presents the advantages of a small-town life-style with subtle cultural, eating, purchasing, leisure and leisure facilities. You gained’t discover a stoplight or fast-food restaurant. The Gondola hyperlinks Telluride and Mountain Village for alpine comfort.

“Because the pandemic started, we’ve got seen extra households relocate right here and Fortune 500 CEOs shopping for properties right here as an excellent place to cover out,” Smith says. To not point out a number of Hollywood stars. You by no means know which superstar you would possibly see in Telluride embracing this ski city’s low-key below-the-radar five-star life-style.


Telluride Actual Property Corp. is a founding member of Forbes International Properties, a shopper market and membership community of elite brokerages promoting the world’s most luxurious houses.