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The Estin Report: July 2012 Market Snapshot Aspen Snowmass Real Estate (posted Aug. 3, 12)

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Aspen Snowmass Snapshot

The Estin Report: 2nd Quarter/1st Half 2012 State of the Aspen Market (posted 7/16/12 )

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Last Week’s Market Activity – Aspen Snowmass real estate weekly sales statistics and under contract activity appears below for all Aspen, Snowmass Village, Woody Creek and Old Snowmass properties over $250,000 in the upper Roaring Fork Valley excluding fractionals. Because the MLS links below expire after 30 days, photos and written descriptions of closed properties with excellent photography are posted here to preserve an archive of sold market activity. For sales in the past month, scroll down; for earlier dates, use the down arrow and search by time period.

Under Contract / Pending (11): MLS #: 119636, 126015, 111665, 123831, 121096, 122227, 120243, 125955, 126606, 126285, 120006. This link is valid for 30 days until 09/26/2012. Photos and descriptions of under contracts are not posted unless special circumstances or significance dictate.

Closed (6): MLS #:120954, 121865, 123621, 124961, 126574, 123522. This link is valid for 30 days until 09/26/2012.

Aspen Snowmass Solds Last Week:

MLS #120954 – Aspen, West End, single family home, 515 W. Gillespie Street, Aspen, CO: Sold Price: $3,150,000/$1,075 sq ft furnished. More details below photos.

MLS #120954 – Aspen, West End, single family home, 515 W. Gillespie Street, Aspen, CO: Sold Price: $3,150,000/$1,075 sq ft furnished; Asking Price: $3,595,000. (Original Price: $4,895,000 and 833 days on the market since 05/09/2007.) This is a 1890 built/2002 remodeled, 4 bedroom/4 bath/1 half bath, 2,930 sq ft single family home with 2 car garage. Broker comments are, “The ultimate West End sanctuary located directly across the street from the world famous Benedict Music Tent, this hundred year old plus Victorian has been lovingly and tenderly restored to 21st century standards and beyond. With four full bedrooms including separate, detached guest quarters, this property is the quintessential “modern Victorian,” with all the amenities that discriminating patrons of Aspen demand. The house has radiant heat, air conditioning, private fenced yard with views of Aspen Mountain and seasonal stream, and a two car garage.” 2011 Taxes: $6,760; HOA Dues: TBD. City of Aspen RETT Transfer Tax of approx. 1.5% payable by buyer. Under Contract Date: 06/22/2012; Sold Date: 08/21/2012. (Photos and broker comments courtesy of Coldwell Banker Mason Morse.)

MLS #121865 – Aspen, East Aspen, Park duplex, 126 Park Avenue #2, Aspen, CO: Sold Price: $1,625,000/$787 sq ft unfurnished. More details below photos.

MLS #121865 – Aspen, East Aspen, Park duplex, 126 Park Avenue #2, Aspen, CO: Sold Price: $1,625,000/$787 sq ft unfurnished; Asking Price: $1,795,000. (Original Price: $2,450,000 and 422 days on the market since 07/05/2011.) This is a 2000 built, 4 bedroom/4 bath, 2,064 sq ft duplex with 1 car garage. Broker comments are, “This sunny-side-of-the-street, 2064 square foot Park Avenue duplex has it all. Four bedrooms with four full baths, two south-facing patios/decks, a one-car garage, an upper level featuring kitchen, living, and guest suite all with south-facing views and light. New carpet and paint throughout give this appealing townhome a fresh new look. Call Listing agent for information regarding cooling systems.” 2011 Taxes: $5,637; HOA Dues: TBD. City of Aspen RETT Transfer Tax of approx. 1.5% payable by buyer. Under Contract Date: 07/10/2012; Sold Date: 08/22/2012. (Photos and broker comments courtesy of Coldwell Banker Mason Morse.)

MLS #124621 – Aspen, Central Core, Gant condo, 610 S. West End Street, F-101, Aspen, CO: Sold Price: $1,250,000/$1,181 sq ft furnished. More details below photos.

MLS #124621 – Aspen, Central Core, Gant condo, 610 S. West End Street, F-101, Aspen, CO: Sold Price: $1,250,000/$1,181 sq ft furnished; Asking Price: $1,325,000. (Original Price: $1,425,000 and 518 days on the market since 11/22/2010.) This is a 1972 built/2006 remodeled, 2 bedroom/2 bath, 1,058 sq ft Gant condo. Broker comments are, “Own a Premier (top-rated) Gant Condominium with top of the line finishes, and with easy access to all of the wonderful Gant complex amenities. Impeccably remodeled in 2006 down to the studs with new kitchen, bathrooms, lighting, and steam shower. Additional sound insulation and overhead lighting guarantee a comfortable stay for you and your guests. This is one of only 20 Premier two-bedroom units, and the only one currently available on the market. Nestled among the trees, this corner unit is steps from the Gant’s quiet, back pool with views up Independence Pass. Voted ”Best in Stay” by Orbitz travelers, The Gant is known for its exceptional service for its owners and rental guests, and is operated by the nationally acclaimed management company, Destination Resorts.” 2011 Taxes: $3,094; HOA Dues: $22,056 Yr. City of Aspen RETT Transfer Tax of approx. 1.5% payable by buyer. Under Contract Date: 07/11/2012; Sold Date: 08/23/2012. (Photos and broker comments courtesy of Joshua & Co.)

MLS #124961 – Aspen, McLain Flats, W/J Ranch single family “RO” home, 0099 Lower Bullwinkle, Aspen, CO: Sold Price: $1,100,000/$244 sq ft furnished. [RO is Resident Occupied – deed restrictions apply and owner must be documented Pitkin County resident. See Aspen Housing Info.] More details below photos.

MLS #124961 – Aspen, McLain Flats, W/J Ranch single family home, 0099 Lower Bullwinkle, Aspen, CO: Sold Price: $1,100,000/$244 sq ft furnished; Asking Price: $1,199,000. (Original Price: $1,299,000 and 131 days on the market since 04/07/2012.) This is a 1996 built, 3 bedroom/3 bath/1 half bath, 3,500 sq ft single family home with 2 car garage on 0.43 acres. Broker comments are, ” One of the finest RO and houses ever available. [RO is Resident Occupied – deed restrictions apply and owner must be documented Pitkin County resident. See Aspen Housing Info.] Custom designed & built by owner/Builder. High-end finishes, details and products rarely seen in RO houses. Deed restrictions as per APCHA.” 2011 Taxes: $7,359; HOA Dues: $105 Qtr. Under Contract Date: 07/14/2012; Sold Date: 08/16/2012. (Photos and broker comments courtesy of Aspen Sales & Rentals.)

No Photos in MLS for this North Nell Condo:

MLS #126574 – Aspen, Central Core, North Nell Condo, 555 E. Durant Avenue, #4I, Aspen, CO: Sold Price: $2,100,000/$1,422 sq ft furnished; Asking Price: $2,100,000. (Original Price: $2,100,000 and 31 days on the market since 07/24/2012.) This is a 1968 built/1990 remodeled, 3 bedroom/2 bath/1 half bath, 1,476 sq ft North Nell condo with common garage. No broker comments. 2011 Taxes: $6,633; HOA Dues: $1,347 Mo. City of Aspen RETT Transfer Tax of approx. 1.5% payable by buyer. Under Contract Date: 07/23/2012; Sold Date: 08/22/2012.

MLS #123522 – Snowmass Village, Wood Run V condo, 590 Wood Road, #44, Snowmass Village, CO: Sold Price: $1,275,000/$653 sq ft furnished. More details below photos.

MLS #123522 – Snowmass Village, Wood Run V condo, 590 Wood Road, #44, Snowmass Village, CO: Sold Price: $1,275,000/$653 sq ft furnished; Asking Price: $1,595,000. (Original Price: $2,450,000 and 1,243 days on the market since 12/22/2009.) This is a 1981 built/2011 remodeled, 3 bedroom/3 bath, 1,952 sq ft condo. Broker comments are, ” Brand new exterior remodel. Includes new decks, stone work, steps, rails and roof. An incredible value at the Woodrun V Townhomes. This 3 bedroom, 3 bath townhouse boasts expansive spaces, vaulted ceiling and a bank of wrap around windows that bring in the views looking up the perfect ski-in/ski-out to Assay Hill with new ski platform and re-grading of slopes to make ski access even easier. Conveniently located close to Base Village and Snowmass Village Mall for shopping and restaurants. There is an additional commercial assessment of $6,812 annually for owners that rent, but use a management company other than WRV management.” 2011 Taxes: $5,158; HOA Dues: $13,592 Yr. Town of Snowmass Village Transfer Tax of 1.0% payable by buyer. Under Contract Date: 0719/2012; Sold Date: $08/20/2012. (Photos and broker comments courtesy of Aspen Snowmass Sotheby’s.)

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