Vail Resorts Development Company continues to develop the Breckenridge Peaks 7 & 8, causing the expansion of real estate lodging and retail business opportunities in the area. Of the first building of the lodging project, 45 of 46 units were sold of the Crystal Peak Lodge last winter season. This proves how hot real estate is in Breckenridge. As always the development involves a master plan to complement the historic gold mine town. One such symbol of this is the BreckConnect gondola that connects downtown to the resort.
Historically, Breckenridge has successfully continued to transform its’ town through the years with well thought out plans implemented by good leadership. When it was first established gold is what brought people to the town of Breckenridge. White gold (snow) is what breathed new life into the area establishing the Breckenridge Peaks into a premier snow resort and the town into a booming area once again. With the development of year round attractions and activities, Breckenridge has become a destination for those that enjoy history to those looking to challenge themselves physically. The 2006-2007 season had a record 1.65 million skier visits making Breckenridge Ski Resort the most popular ski area in North America.
The historic Victorian area has approximately 3,300 permanent residences that swells to over 35,000 at the peak; all looking for a potential place to stay. Yes, real estate rental properties have become the new “gold” in Breckenridge. The Breckenridge Resort Chamber (BRC) offers information for people considering purchasing real estate in Breckenridge as a second home, investment property or residence. Once a property is purchased to use as a rental property you can decide to be as much hands on as you would like. Booking services, housekeeping duties, building maintenance, to a full service concierge can be provided by a property management company. You don’t have to worry about anything, but deciding when you will be staying. This gives you the opportunity to stay longer then a time share and get paid the weeks that you aren’t there.
More and more vacationers are looking for accommodations that feel more like a home. They are looking to rent for holiday gatherings, family vacation reunions or group vacations. With the affordable activities and beautiful views of the mountains of the Breckenridge area, marketing your investment will be easy. If you market through the Breckenridge Resort Chamber or through other property management companies you will see that little details that are offered in the area will be great assets for promoting your property. These include the free town shuttle service bus routes and the airport shuttle service Colorado Mountain Express (CME). With these services your guests will not need a car. They can fly into the Denver airport from anywhere.
Breckenridge is a friendly town with something to do for everyone. It is a great year around vacation destination. The small town feel is evident in the employees hired by the local businesses. They are there to make your visit to Breckenridge as pleasurable as possible. The area definitely offers the amenities that keep visitors coming back.
Search www.snow.com to learn about Breckenridge resort info and activities. For learning about the town history and activities and also more info about the BRC search the www.gobreck.com site. Don’t miss out on your golden opportunity in Breckenridge, CO. Some found gold, some made gold out of snow and some will find gold in real estate. Will it be you?