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Mud Season in Breck: 4 Things to Love About It

Spring isn’t exactly the most celebrated time of year in Breckenridge. The ski resort closes down for the winter, tourists lock up their seasonal rental properties in Summit County, and the trails become a wet mess of melted snow and dirt. Not quite the idyllic...

Heading to Moab? 5 Things to Do on Spring Break

The countdown to spring break is officially on! With ski season winding down, many Breck families are taking advantage of the mild temperatures and hitting the road for a week of exploration. In particular, the southeastern Utah town of Moab is a popular destination for...

How Important is a Home Inspection?

As of today, interest rates have skyrocketed to 4.07 percent, increasing the cost of a $500,000 mortgage to about $2,400 per month. When you consider how many homebuyers are already priced out of the market, that’s not a small chunk of change. So when you find a home...

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3 Ways to Invest Your Tax Refund in Your Home

It’s that time of year again! As if you needed another reminder, the deadline to file your income taxes is just a month away. Cue the late-night number crunching, subsequent migraine, and celebratory pint of ice cream for when you’re finally done. There’s no getting...

4 Reasons to Stay in Breck Over Spring Break

Ah, spring break. While some locals use their vacation days to escape the cold weather in search of tropical territory, we relish this time of year in Breckenridge. During the months of March and April, Breck comes alive with warm sunshine, great late-season snow conditions,...

6 Ways Buying a Home is Like Seeking Your Soulmate

Do you believe in soulmates? We’re not just asking because it’s Valentine’s Day and we’ve already watched three romantic comedies this week. Believe it or not, you can draw a lot of parallels between searching for your one true love and finding the ideal place to...

Buying a Home? Why You Should Get Pre-Approved First

The moment you decide you’re ready to buy a new home, it’s incredibly tempting to hop online and start shopping. Whereas you used to get your kicks watching Fixer Upper or Million Dollar Listing, you’re now on the hunt for a dream property of your...

Why Are So Many People Moving to Breck?

Have you noticed it's become harder to get a table at Hearthstone on a Saturday night? Or maybe you’ve found yourself in traffic on Main Street – in the off-season? If you’re a longtime Breck resident and you feel like you have a bit less...

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5 Shocking Truths Behind Real Estate Reality TV

It all started in 1992 with The Real World on MTV, and it all seemed incredibly real. But at that time – it sort of was. Early reality television shows were achingly earnest and raw. This new type of entertainment seemed to document unscripted, real...

Celebrate Winter at Ullr Fest in Breckenridge

In many parts of the country, winter is a slushy, wet bummer. It’s a time to hibernate in sweatpants and knock out your Netflix queue while waiting for spring to arrive. But in Breckenridge, winter is easily the most celebrated season of the year. Of...

5 Ways to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions in Breck

If you’re one to make New Year’s resolutions, you know how hard it can be to keep them. For example, while eating super healthy seems like a really good idea, so does ordering a Dulce De Leche Delight at Crepes A La Cart (try saying...