Denise Storm

Broker Associate


April Real Estate News

By Denise Storm - April 10, 2023
REAL ESTATE NEWS | DURANGO   Signs of Market Normalization Buyer demand we have been referencing since the start of the year came to fruition with closed sales in March. After January and February had only 35 and 48 closed sales respectively each month, lower interest rates and continued market activity brought closed sales to 59 - 38.5% higher than the first

Is It Really Better To Rent Than To Own a Home Right Now?

By Denise Storm - March 13, 2023
You may have seen reports in the news recently saying it's better to rent right now than it is to  own your home. But before you let that impact your decisions, you should understand what these claims are based on.   A lot of the time, these reports are assuming things that aren't realistic for the average household. For example, the  methodology behind one

March Real Estate News

By Denise Storm - March 10, 2023
REAL ESTATE NEWS | DURANGO   A Tale of Two Markets February sales in La Plata County increased from January with 37 closed residential transactions - down from 37 in 2022, 49 in 2021, and 45 in 2020.   The list price to sales price ratio declined to 97% (compared to 101.2% in 2022). While the market has slowed, average sold price decreased 11% and