Durango-area real estate posted nearly across-the-board gains during a busy summer marked by higher-priced sales and increased transactions.
Homes in unincorporated La Plata County sold at a brisk pace, with 805 transactions, a 32 percent jump from the same period a year earlier. The median price of homes sold increased a modest 2.67 percent to $308,000.
Sales of in-town Durango homes grew 24 percent, with the median sale price gaining 8.56 percent.
“Transactions are way up. Activity is way up,” said Bob Allen, a Durango appraiser and real estate consultant.
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