• Ski Resorts Ski Resorts - There are three main ski resorts that draw visitors to the Roaring Fork Valley and Western Slope. Aspen boasts four different mountains.  Snowmass is huge with varied terrain. Aspen Mountain is black diamond for the most part. Aspen Highlands has a bowl that you have to hike up. Buttermilk has a beginner mountain and is the… Read More
  • lease agreement the Lease Agreement - People familiar with the Roaring Fork Valley housing situation will find these details no surprise, so this article is for people thinking, oh I'll just go work in Aspen without securing housing  beforehand. Part of the reason that rentals are hard to come by, is the housing shortage in general. Another thing to consider is… Read More
  • wood burning stove Wood burning stove - One way to get a cheaper rental is to be willing to go more and more rural.  There are plenty of gorgeous rural neighborhoods in the Roaring Fork Valley and the Crystal Valley. You may need to come to grips with a wood burning stove.  For this, you may need a wood splitter.  You need three… Read More
  • maps app What is your favorite maps app? - Ok everyone has them, so what are your preferences?  When I'm driving, its definitely google maps. You can download google street view on the apple app store here. Here's an article on how to explore google street view on an android device. There's also a map app called Waze, see the apple device download here. When I'm out in… Read More
  • relocating to Colorado Relocate to Colorado for the Sunshine - Is it true that Colorado experiences 300 days of sunshine a year or not? It doesn't matter because it sure does feel like it. Read about the positive health consequences of sunshine. If you are relocating to western Colorado you have made an excellent choice for your lifestyle. Proximity to camping, mountain biking, hiking,  rafting, skiing and living… Read More
  • Colorado Fishing License Colorado Mountain Lake Fishing - Colorado mountain lake fishing is one of the special treats of summer, that gets even better in the fall.   This picture reminds me of all of the high mountain lakes I did and didn't visit in the last few months. I want to return to them all right now to see them in their colors. … Read More
  • how to rent a house Tips for Renting - Have you ever wondered how to rent a house?A great property management company like ours knows a great residential lease agreement is the foundation of feeling great about where you live.  What are the residential rentals available near me? is a question that every newcomer to the area, and person who hasn't moved in awhile, asks… Read More