Miscellaneous quick Aspen real estate reference links:
Aspen Tax Districts for RETT Transfer Tax – Upon Closing on an Aspen property, a real estate transfer tax of 1.5% is payable by buyer if it is within the City of Aspen and other areas listed here.
Aspen Idea – Article: “The Aspen Idea describes the integration of body/mind/spirit – the nurturing of the whole person – and it came to the fore in the earliest days of the Aspen Institute where artists, leaders, thinkers, and musicians could gather…Mortimer Adler once referred to Aspen as the “Athens of the West.” And upon his visit here in 1949, Albert Schweitzer’s proclaimed “Aspen is a little too close to heaven.”
Aspen Real Estate Market Overview: What Happened in 2018 and What’s Ahead: On Mar 7, 2019 Randy Gold, MAI, SRA presented his annual Market Update and Aspen & Snowmass Real Estate Overview to the Aspen Board of Realtors (ABOR) and the local business community at the St. Regis Aspen Resort. The event sold out with over 300 people attending. Read about the event in the Aspen Daily News ‘Down market’ in the local real estate forecast and in the Aspen Times Business Monday: Aspen commercial sales flat, commercial construction up. To order Randy’s report, go to AspenAppraisalGroup.com.
Dial-a-Ride info – Dial-a-Ride serves the Mountain Valley residential area on a fixed route free of charge. Provides door-to-door service in this area for $1. Call 970.920.9999 to schedule personalized service. Dial-A-Ride service is available: 6:30 a.m. – 1:45 a.m. daily
About Radon and Radon Mitigation Info in Aspen and Snowmass – Newspaper Insert
High radon levels detected in half of Aspen’s locally tested homes, Article, Jan 3, 2020 ADN