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The Estes Park

Real Estate Vol. 18, No. 5

Includes Estes Park, Allenspark, Glen Haven, Drake & Pinewood Springs

September/October 2012

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The Best of Mountain Living

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Your perfect mountain home might just be inside!

TheHomeTeam 523 St. Vrain Lane • Estes Park, CO 80517


Judy Nystrom

New Listing!

Julia Nystrom 720.937.0806


400’ Of River Frontage

This is a rare 1.7 acre property, surrounded by open range ranchland between Glen Haven & Drake bordering the North Fork of Big Thompson river. The 1972 rock wall terracing & patios are sheltered by a variety of trees. Unique home design offers 4/ BRs/2Baths, & 2,420 sf of exible living with the warmth of woods throughout. Wood stove, replace, new siding, & 30x40 garage with 952 sf loft. Two sheds on grounds. Live & work from home in this magical place.


Stunning Location!

Seven gorgeous acres with lake and mountain views. Zoned for commercial or personal use, this beautiful home has enormous exibility to enjoy both! In-oor heat, extensively landscaped with patios, decks, & water features, this home is rare for its excellent condition and great reputation. Call Judy or Julia to see it soon. The time couldn’t be better!


National Award Winning Home

Surround yourself in beauty! Stunning setting with alpine views, the detailed Craftsman design throughout combines with cutting edge technology that works quietly to make living economical, efcient, and inspirational. This home is incredibly exible, with inconspicuous 4-5 car garage spaces, gardens, heated walkways, sprinkler system and beautiful interior nishing. Call Judy or Julia for your personal visit.


Historic, Authentic, 1925 Craftsman Home

This home has been lovingly cared for and it’s unique details maintained and restored. New roof, remodeled baths, craftsman style built-in dining room, cabinetry, sun rooms off living and dining rooms. Step back in time with this special 3,936 sf home. Call Judy or Julia for more history information.


40 to 80 Acres…

*Owner Carry Land Options* 201 Cherokee 1.27 acres $198,000 151 Chipmunk 2.16 acres $ 39,500 247 Chipmunk 2.19 acres $ 33,000 470 Prospect Village .47 acres $155,000 731 Pole Hill 3.33 acres $169,500 755 Pole Hill 3.33 acres $169,500 900 Bulwark Ridge 3.44 acres $ 97,900 2630 Ridge Lane 1.31 acres $149,500 Lakeview Drive 4.81 acres $ 69,500


Cedar Creek, Two 40 acre lots $230,000 each or both for $420,00

1900 Sleepy Hollow Court 1.69 acres $180,000

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Would you like your own hunting grounds, getaway from the world acreage? We have it….2 parcels, one well, accessible from Cedar Park/Cedar Springs area. Enjoy all year once you know the land…wildlife, views, privacy. Get your friends together to secure your getaway! Other lots available starting at $33k to prestige lots up to $230k. Invest now in your future. Owner carry available. Call Judy or Julia today!

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Trisha Wills – Broker/Owner

(970) 586-0713 or 1-888-318-0364

15 years of real estate experience in Estes Park!

Bank of Estes Park Building, Suite 202 P.O. Box 2267, Estes Park, CO 80517

Life is Good, Here in Estes Park Live Where Your Soul is Happy

Tucked away among numerous trees and impressive rock outcroppings, this 3 bedroom, 3 bath home is sure to impress. One will appreciate the care this home has been given, both inside and out. The oor plan includes an open great room with gas log replace, vaulted ceilings, comfortable dining area and eat-in kitchen. A recent addition includes an ofce area that leads to a private master suite with a vaulted ceiling, view windows and a walk-out to a peaceful deck/sitting area. A custom heating system designed for the addition carries into the master bath that is complete with built-in towel warmer and steam shower. An additional bedroom suite with private full bath, plus 3rd bedroom with a walk-out and access to the ¾ guest bath are also on the main level. Situated at the end of the road with views from so many windows, the interior and exterior living spaces of this home, offer a sense of peace and tranquility you will appreciate on a daily basis. Call Trisha for an appointment to view 2710 Sunrise Court, offered for $437,500.00.

Love Where You Live... Live Here!

As versatile as it is beautiful, you will love the charm and artistic are that this 4 bedroom, 3 bath home exudes. Privately situated on over one acre in Arapaho Estates, it exhibits a rustic touch with wood oors throughout, 2 rock wall bars, and a oor to ceiling gas log, river rock replace. The main level living space embraces the living room, dining room, and sitting area, all which are surrounded by large view windows. The charming kitchen has been artistically decorated with distressed wood looking cabinetry, tile counters, tile oors and stainless appliances. A bedroom with ¾ bath, huge laundry room and access to the oversized attached 2 car garage, complete the main level interior of this unique home. Upstairs is the recreation/family room, 2 guest bedrooms that share a full bath, and master suite with 5 piece bath, walk-in closet and access to a wraparound private deck. An 8x10 extension of the master bedroom is ideal for ofce, studio. The beautiful patio designed with stamped concrete, built-in gas grill, and re pit, adds wonderful additional living space to enjoy seasonal owers, views galore, and the peaceful sound of a windmill water feature. Call Trisha for an appointment to see 129 Ute Lane, offered for $756,910.00

Spoil Yourself... Live in Estes Park

Experience life’s simple pleasures in this beautifully constructed 4 bedroom, 3 bath home situated on .45 acre overlooking the ponds in Carriage Hills. The 3,100 square feet of interior living space includes a great room with gas log replace, vaulted ceilings, and wood ooring that ows to the beautifully modern and functional kitchen. Adjacent to the great room, is a 21 x 7 sunroom, where you will spend much of your time relaxing, while you enjoy the warmth of southern exposure, an impressive view of Twin Sisters, and the feeling that you have your very own lake below. The master bedroom, also on the main level, is comfortable in size with ¾ bath, walk-in closet and French doors that lead to a separate sitting area. 2 additional bedrooms plus a full bath complete the main level living space. The lower level has a family room, 4th bedroom, ¾ bath, laundry/utility room and access to a hot tub room and the 11 x 11 workshop. Beautifully complimenting the interior living spaces of this home, is the impeccably landscaped yard with covered patio, owers galore and the peaceful sound of a rock water feature. Call Trisha to see 1100 Scott Ave., offered at $479,000.


This mountain residence situated on .74 acre combines both the peaceful natural beauty of majestic pines, with over 2300 sq. ft. of tasteful living space. Located in the superb residential area known as One Thousand Pines, this home features a great room with vaulted ceilings, moss rock replace, and a dramatic wall of windows that welcome an abundance of natural light. The comfortable and efcient oor plan ows naturally to the dining area and large kitchen, where there is access to the wrap around deck. Included on the main level are the laundry room with ¾ bath and access to the attached two car garage, allowing the luxury of single level living. The walk-out lower level is ample in size with 3 large bedrooms, full bath and family room, completing the harmonious interior living space of this home. Call Trisha for an appointment to view 1073 Pine Knoll Drive, offered for $439,000.00.

If You Love the Mountains You Will Love Living Here

Enjoy a feeling of privacy from this spacious two story home built in 2002 featuring over 4,000 square feet with 4 bedrooms, 4 full baths, and majestic mountain views. The bright and open great room that features a gas log rock replace, vaulted wood ceilings and large view windows. The comfortable kitchen has hickory ooring and cabinets, granite countertops, high end appliances, and is decorated with custom etched backsplash. The dining area adjacent to the kitchen showcases a beautiful rock wall and makes an ideal breakfast nook. The generously sized master suite has vaulted ceilings, his and her walk-in closets and a 5 piece bath adorned with porcelain tile ooring and countertops. Completing the main level is an ofce/study, laundry/ mud room, and access to the attached two car garage allowing complete single level living. The open loft area has a full bath and is spacious in size, offering a sense of privacy. Downstairs is over 1,500 sq. ft. with a huge recreation room, second master suite, 2 additional bedrooms and a full bath. Call Trisha for an appointment to view 350 Curry Drive is offered to you for $639,900.00.

Be Content... be In the Mountains

Unobstructed views of Long’s Peak from most every room of this 5 bedroom, 3 bath home in the sought after subdivision known as Prospect Mountain Townhomes. This single standing home rests in the center of a .43 acre lot with space on both sides offering a feeling of privacy and security knowing no one can build right next door. The view alone will take your breath away; combine that with the open oor plan, and exterior deck space, you will want to stay at the end of the day. Included on the main level is a spacious living room with moss rock replace, bright kitchen with white washed cabinetry, master suite with 5 piece bath, guest bedroom, half bath, laundry closet, and access to the attached 2 car garage, allowing single level living at its nest. The lower level living space has a family room, 3 additional bedrooms, full bath and ofce area offering plenty of space for the abundance of guests that will want to visit you here. Call Trisha to view 471 Marcus Lane, offered for $449,500.

Estes Park Real Estate Guide | September/October 2012

515 Driftwood

3321 Rockwood

2400 Long View

This is the perfect investment property or just a nice Estes get away or starter home boasting 2 bedrooms and 2 baths located near the hospital and downtown Estes. Unit 2 (of 4) has been painstakingly cared for and has a great renter at this time (rental history available). Plenty of parking, extra storage and a wood burning stove round out this sweet condo. $149,000

This 6BR, 7BA is located on a spectacular 2.69 acre treed lot with many rock outcroppings. Fully furnished and professionally decorated. Upscale features of: granite counter tops, SubZero fridge, double ovens, wood floors, custom trim and window dressings and large deck on the back with hot tub gazebo. Everything you are looking for in a custom mountain residence. $1,495,000

Excellent views in many directions. 3Br/ 3Ba totally remodeled in ‘96 all the way down to the studs with extra insulation, new windows and doors. Upstairs 21 X 14 guest suite complete with a full BA, 2 car garage downstairs and bonus storage/ work room. Almost 1/2 acre lot, spectacular mountain vistas from the large wrap around deck. $339,900

405 Ponderosa

77 Wolf Drive

1735 Grey Hawk

One of the most elegant homes in Carriage Hills this 4 BR 3 Ba is a must see! Over 3500 finished sq ft! Cherry, bamboo, oak and pine wood floors throughout, exquisite tile work in the kitchen, cathedral ceilings and beams and fireplaces in Living Room and Master. The octagon dining area and lower level office boast beautiful wood ceilings. Master Suite has glass vessel sinks with copper slate and river rock intertwined with an artist touch. Unfinished area in lower level just waiting to be utilized. Listed at $519,000

3 bedroom 1 bath located on almost an acre with outstanding views of Longs Peak and the front range. This beauty has recently been remodeled with hardwoods throughout and lots of updates. The meadowed acreage comes with a loafing shed and is fenced for any kind of animal you may desire. This property is horse ready. The pellet stove keeps it economical and toasty for those cold nights. $175,000

One owner home that might as well be brand new! 3BR/2BA perfect condition with huge views of Mummy range off back deck. Oversized 2 car garage and plenty of storage inside and out. Lower level walk-out has been finished with an office, 3rd BR, a nice sized workshop, storage and a roughed in 3rd BA. $265,000

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170 S. St. Vrain Ave. • P.O. Box 656 Estes Park, CO 80517

970.586.2950 • 866.586.2950


This Ranch Meadows condo is in excellent condition. With fantastic views this unit offers 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, hardwood floors, gas fireplace and a loft for that extra needed living space. Move in ready with wonderful views and a great neighborhood all for only $247,500.

TWO CABINS FOR ONE PRICE Located a block above downtown Estes Park, this home has 3 bedrooms, 1 & ¾ baths featuring a spacious kitchen, living room/dining room all on one level with a 2 car attached garage. The guest cabin has 1 bedroom and ¾ bath that can be rented long term or for vacations. Both houses for just $349,900.

GOLFER'S GET-A-WAY All the comforts you need for year round living or the perfect vacation getaway. Condo located close to the 18 hole golf course, walking trail and only one mile from downtown Estes Park. 1484 square feet of living space includes 3 bedrooms, 2 decks, 2 baths and a gas fireplace. $172,500





This charming one level home is perfectly situated on a nice .87 acre lot in Carriage Hills. Offering a spacious master suite with large closet and ¾ bath, 2 additional bedrooms with shared full bath, open livingroom and dining area and separate family room with gas fireplace and comfy breakfast nook. Sunroom, two car garage with lots of storage and workspace, wonderful outdoor patio area with fenced yard and sprinkler system and storage shed complete the picture. All this for only $350,000.

Here is the perfect home. Featuring three bedrooms, 3 baths, a wonderful sunroom, a centrally located woodstove, and a maintenance free deck for enjoying wildlife and pleasant views. 2 car attached garage with additional storage shed and plenty of room on the lower level for an in home business or hobbies with a private entrance. Priced reduced to only $379,000!

This gently used, well maintained home offers 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths. Master bedroom and ensuite bath on the main level, with the additional 3 bedrooms located upstairs that share a full bath. Power room is located on the main floor with an open eat in kitchen. The great room combines the living room with beautiful gas fireplace and formal dining room. Located near the golf course and biking/walking trails. $410,000



This lovely home located in a quiet Estes Park neighborhood provides lots of flexible living space. 2900 square foot home, nestled in mature pine trees and adjoining deeded open space. 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, oversized garage with workshop above. Spectacular views from the large deck to complete the mountain living package. $ 419,900.


This beautifully restored 1927 cabin boasts of its by-gone era with log beams and stone fireplace. Featuring a spectacular great room, updated kitchen with granite counters, a west facing sun porch to enjoy views of snowcapped mountains. 4 bedrooms and 2 baths and a maid’s quarter! Outside a flagstone patio with gas grill for entertaining and enjoying ultimate mountain living. $469,000

LOCATION, LOCATION! Beautifully maintained 2 bedroom/1 bath condo at Eagles Landing. Conveniently located right next to the walking trail, only 1 mile from downtown, and very near schools, golf course, fairgrounds and the medical center. Many upgrades in this home including hardwood floors, porcelain tile kitchen and bath, and new patio door. Come see for yourself. Priced at only $160,000!

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Estes Park Real Estate Guide | September/October 2012

170 S. St. Vrain Ave. • P.O. Box 656 Estes Park, CO 80517

970.586.2950 • 866.586.2950

Business Opportunities



Looking for that well established Estes Park Restaurant? The Mountaineer is for sale for the first time in a decade. In business for over 30 years attracting locals and visitors alike. Currently only open for breakfast and lunch. This provides plenty of opportunity to increase revenue by adding dinner and a liquor license. Price includes all inventory as well as equipment. $164,999

RARE OPPORTUNITY Once in a decade. That is how often this business becomes available for purchase. Rocky Mountain Discount Liquors in Piccadilly Square is for sale. If you are looking for a highly profitable business opportunity with a long history of success then now is the time to act. Call today for additional information and to schedule your private showing. $395,000



Interested in the hospitality industry? Looking for a solid investment? Here is an opportunity well worth considering. The Budget Host/Four Winds Motor Lodge features 53 units, large outdoor pool, fantastic location, and a good cashflow, even in a challenging economy. New exterior paint and carpeting in 2010. $1,300,000




Vacant Land

Great opportunity to live and work in this wonderfully appointed small lodging property. The Black Dog Inn has 8 units which include 3 rental units in the main lodge, 2 single cabins, a duplex built in 2008 and the owner’s living quarters. These comfortable rooms are furnished with quality antiques and new bathrooms that provide guests with comfort and luxury for a quiet vacation in the Rockies. $795,000


Looking for that hard to find lot for industrial purposes? Here it is. This .42 acre lot is zoned I-1 and allows for many commercial uses not permitted in other zoning areas. The lot is easily accessible from a paved cul-de-sac and will be easy to build on. This is priced to sell at $149,000. Call for details.

STUNNING VIEWS Just moments from Rocky Mt. Nat’l Park, these 3 lots have easy access, great building sites with views of the Park, and are so affordable! Only $100,000 for .75 acre or $110,000 for each acre lot. Call today!

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970-405-9709 / 800-401-7750 First First 523 St. Vrain Lane Colorado becky@fi C






to this immaculate 3 BR, 3 Bath plus Loft end unit condo with beautiful trim and finishes. Enjoy the spacious Great Room with gas fireplace and vaulted ceilings. This home features a main level Master Suite and Laundry Room plus a one-car attached Garage. The Loft may be used for a Family Room or Office. How about a leisurely afternoon on the covered Patio or Front Porch. Great location and good value for the price...$255,000.

BECKY DAVIS Broker Associate, GRI, Accredited Staging Professional

ESCAPE TO ANTLERS’ NEW LISTING POINTE CONDOS along beautiful Fall River, close to Rocky Mountain National Park and downtown Estes Park. This cozy vacation condo includes a Great Room with Gas Fireplace, full Kitchen, Bedroom Suite with king-sized bed, cable TV/DVD. The private deck has a Hot Tub and outdoor Gas Grill. The condo comes fully furnished with on-site property management. Rental history available - don’t miss out on this great income opportunity....$185,000.

SPECTACULAR TO THE LAST DETAIL Describes this beautiful craftsman style home featuring 3186 sq. ft. with spacious floor plan; 3 bed 4 bath; study/office. 2 car attached garage; premium finishes thruout; quartz, hard wood, tile, carpet, floor to ceiling moss rock gas fireplace; exceptional master suite; private patio with fire pit and gas grill hookup, great for entertaining and watching wildlife. Come experience this sleepy Hollow Gem!~$749,000 Note: 2.63 acre Vacant Lot directly behind this home also for sale.

SECLUDED, TREED 2.63 LOT in Sleepy Hollow Subdivision backs to Rocky Mountain National Park. Wildlife abound, Elk, Deer, Wild Turkeys are your neighbors. Utilities are available. You’ll find mature pines and rock outcroppings on this lot listed at $175,000 which abuts a beautiful residential home that is also for sale see MLS# 677632. This perfect package could be your Paradise in estes Park....Call for Details.

STUNNING VIEWS of snow capped peaks from this spacious 2 bed 2 bath investment condo conveniently located behind the Historic Stanley Hotel near downtown and Rocky Mountain National Park. Enjoy an Open Floor Plan with vaulted Great Room, wall of windows to take in the View, inviting gas fireplace and fully equipped Kitchen or just relax on the private Patio in your private Hot Tub. Call today on this fantastic investment opportunity with successful vacation rental history....$279,900.

LOCATION, VIEWS, CONVENIENCE in Meadowdale Hills just outside of Estes Park, this 4 Bed, 2 Bath home is on a beautiful 1.35 acre lot with rock outcroppings and a seasonal spring running through the property. Pride in ownership is evident in this home with 2-car Over sized Garage with Guest Area. Bring your green thumb to tend the garden beds and green house or just relax on the Private Patio with Hot Tub and Fire Pit. Close to Open Space and National Forest this home can be used full time or as a second home or vacation rental. A Good Value at $330,000.

Set The Stage for a successful sale WANT TO GET TOP DOLLAR FOR YOUR HOME?

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Estes Park Real Estate Guide | September/October 2012

First Colorado



Lori Smith

Broker Associate Focused On Your Goals…Exceeding Your Expectations LEADERS IN ESTES PARK REAL ESTATE

Email: • Direct: 970-232-5511

The Timbers of Estes Townhomes Don’t miss these pre-construction green built Craftsman style townhomes with panoramic snow-capped views. Convenient location close to Lake Estes, 9-hole Golf Course & downtown. Offering the craftsmanship you expect and finishes you desire such as granite countertops, stainless appliances, tile, knotty alder cabinetry, ttimber accents and spacious 2/3/4 bedroom plans. Outside is a perfect blend of attractive finishes from O ccedar siding to timber and stone accenting plus a two ccar garage. Act quickly to reserve today! w Prices start at $329,000 P

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Expert finishes throughout with convenient location and lake k views. i G Great R Room with ihb beautiful if l stone fi fireplace l creates a gathering place for this home. Open Gourmet kitchen features high end appliances, granite counters & a wall of cabinets for abundant storage. Master suite with a flower garden right outside the window, includes a 5-piece bath with elegant tile work. Three additional bedrooms and baths provide plenty of space for your guests. A must see property!

Priced at $789,000

This gorgeous home will not disappoint. Completely remodeled in 2003. The cozy living room features wood ceilings, lots of windows and double sided gas fireplace. Dining room opens to the gourmet kitchen and wrap-around deck. Truly a cook’s kitchen with huge pantry, double cooking islands, granite counters & double ovens. Five bedrooms plus rec room & theater room provide space for friends or family. Four car garage and workshop.

Priced at $659,000

Nostalgic Downtown Cabin

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Don’t miss this perfect getaway in Estes Park. This charming one bedroom cabin is within walking distance of downtown. Featuring a remodeled kitchen with Hickory cabinets and granite countertops plus a separate dining room. Moss rock wood burning fireplace in the great room. Patio doors lead to the wrap-around deck. This won’t last!

Historic Davis Hill neighborhood is quiet yet close to downtown. This remodeled 5BR/3BA property is a perfect gathering place for your Colorado adventures. Remodeled kitchen with oak cabinetry & Soapstone counters. Gas fireplaces and wood floors. Designer colors throughout the home. Landscaped yard with sprinkler system and patio area. Sold completely furnished.

Don’t miss this rare Marigold floor plan condo in Ranch Meadows, with extra square feet in the living areas you will love the possibilities. Warm hardwood floors throughout main level and a wonderful open floor plan. Large dining area and breakfast bar in the kitchen are great for entertaining. Natural light from the wall of windows fill the rooms. Master bedroom and loft have beautiful mountain views.

Offered at only $214,000

Priced at $489,000

Offered at $259,000

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First Colorado


970.586.3333 or 800.401.7750 523 St. Vrain Lane • Estes Park, CO 80517



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Extraordinary historic estate on 7 wooded acres with a private stream - all within hiking distance of RMNP. Main house has expansive entertaining & dining areas, 400 sq. ft. kitchen with butler’s pantry, 4BR, 4BA, library and knotty pine interior. 2 guest cottages, 6 garage spaces, workshop, storage buildings & a new septic system. This is a must see! $645,000

Luxurious Home ~ Near Town, Great Views!

Awesome open floor plan offering fabulous entertainment areas with vaulted wood ceilings. A 6’x 7’ granite island in kitchen, along with a sunny breakfast area & spacious cabinets. The master suite has a large walk-in-closet, jetted tub, separate shower & dual sinks. Log posts & railing detail the enormous deck. Complete with concrete driveway. $749,000

Luxury Mountain Home with Fabulous Views

Nestled against acres of open space & National Forest in the desirable Uplands area. Panoramic Continental Divide views, snow-capped peaks from nearly every room. 4005sf floorplan provides comfortable everyday living on one level & plenty of room for company. 3-bedroom suites, 4 luxurious baths, home office, 4 fireplaces, wrap-around deck & 3-bay garage. $799,000

On 1.9 acres, this luxury 3bed/3.5bath home has the ease of one level living. A wall of windows showcases snowcapped mountains. Built in 2002, a 2008 remodel added many upgrades: hard wood floors, granite, built-ins and stainless appliances. Three fireplaces add ambiance. Addition includes a large pantry/laundry, 2nd garage and storage. Offered at $995,000

~Mountain Serenity at Hillcrest~

Enjoy truly spectacular Continental Divide Views and wonderful privacy within 16 acres of mountains, valleys, meadows and forest. National Forest hiking right out your back door. Main residence is ready for your dream interior, with 5,000sf of space, amazing outdoor living spaces and more. $1,295,000.

Meticulous re-creation of a 1910 Craftsman Style home. 3957sf of living space with architecturallycorrect details like Quarter-Sawn-Oak millwork and flooring throughout, original/restored period lighting, milk-paint cabinetry, custom wallpaper, stained glass windows, tiled fireplaces and arched entries. A special blend of true craftsmanship and luxury. $1,495,000


~Dramatic & Luxurious Rocky Mountain Home~

Experience all the best in 5,300 square feet of contemporary luxury, offering all you’d expect in a private mountain retreat, from the window-lined great room that takes in spectacular views of The Continental Divide to the well-appointed kitchen and 6 bedrooms & 4 luxurious baths, including a master wing that is an escape in itself. Prime Vacation Home/Rental. $795,000

Expertly Crafted & Finely Appointed

Secluded 3.42-acres provide perfect privacy for this artfully designed Lindal Cedar estate. 4487sf of model-home living space. Greatroom w/native stone fireplace & walls of windows; ideal kitchen for everyday & entertaining; 4BR/4BA includes luxurious master suite w/waterfall shower, jetted tub, sauna and fireplace. Library, and home offices… $1,049,000

Exquisite Rockwood Property

This 6BR, 7BA is located on a spectacular 2.69 acre treed lot with many rock outcroppings. Fully furnished and professionally decorated. Upscale features of: granite counter tops, SubZero fridge, double ovens, wood floors, custom trim and window dressings and large deck on the back with hot tub gazebo. Everything you are looking for in a custom mountain residence. $1,495,000

Rocky Mountain Paradise

Custom Mountain Home

Exquisite 4BR/4BA, Full Log home located on a Private Mtn Estate. Reclaimed wood floors, log beam ceilings, expansive Mtn & Lake views. Gourmet kitchen w/ Wolf & KitchenAid stainless. Extensive deck & patios, new Alfresco kitchen. Ultimate Luxury inside and out! Home + 35 acres $1,495,000 Home + 80 acres $1,895,000

Old world craftsmanship blends with mountain contemporary in this magnificent estate home to be built to your exacting standards. Designed by an expert team to take full advantage of the spectacular views from the 5.96-acre site, the proud owner of this home will enjoy 4778sf of luxurious and comfortable mountain living. Pure Rocky Mountain...$1,600,000

Estes Park Real Estate Guide | July/August 2012

First Colorado


970.586.3333 or 800.401.7750 523 St. Vrain Lane • Estes Park, CO 80517



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~The Ultimate Estes Park Experience~ Offering a meticulous restoration of a legendary Rocky Mountain Estate. Full-log main residence features 3 native stone fireplaces, hardwood floors throughout, granite kitchen, 4 bedrooms, 40’ enclosed porch, panoramic views. 2-guest cabins offer room for company, caretakers, and owners. 11ac borders National Forest. Owner Financing Available. $1,895,000

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Land & Spectacular Views!

This 3BR/1BA is located on almost an acre with outstanding views of Longs Peak and the front range. Recently remodeled with hardwood throughout and lots of updates. Includes a loafing shed and is fenced for your animals. This property is horse ready! The pellet stove keeps it economical and toasty for those cold nights. $175,000

Dramatic Mountain Oasis Natural serenity within 26 acres... A gated entry leads to the magnificent main residence of 8510sf, including all the amenities for grand entertaining and comfortable everyday living. Full-log 2-br guest house on spring-fed trout pond, staff quarters, media room, billiard/game room, horse stables, plus 7-bay garage. The ultimate in privacy and serenity...a Picture-perfect Colorado Retreat. $2,750,000

A Great Home in Estes for $239,900 New ListinG

Delightful Estes Park home adjacent to private open space and offering big views of Twin Sisters, Meeker and Longs Peak. Enjoy one-level living with a stone fireplace in the living room, updated kitchen with tile counters, two bedrooms and an updated full bath as well. Brand new deck wraps on two sides, overlooking private open space.

3BR /2BA Home Huge Garage + Workshop

1 Owner Home with Huge Views

Clean, Bright, Open Space with new paint and wood burning stove. Mtn. views, deck, abundant windows, vaulted ceilings, spacious eat-in kitchen, master suite w/ walk-in closet, fenced yard for pets. A great package for the price. $239,900

One owner home that might as well be brand new! 3BR/2BA perfect condition with huge views of Mummy range off back deck. Oversized 2 car garage and plenty of storage inside and out. Lower level walk-out has been finished with an office, 3rd BR, a nice sized workshop, storage and a roughed in 3rd BA. Priced at $265,000 for a quick sale.

What a great buy! ONLY $219,000!

New ListinG

Open floor plan offering 2 bedrooms, full bath, dining room, kitchen, spacious living room, with built-ins & extra large view windows. Lower level offers a guest suite, kitchen area, oversized 3/4 bath, separate entry or a perfect great room area! Don’t miss this great buy! Tour at:

4-acres + Main Home + Historic Guest Cabin! New ListinG

Immaculate main home, with over 3000sf, 4 bedrooms, 4 baths plus home office/studio/workshop rooms downstairs. The Historic Guest Cabin offers 2-bedrooms, open kitchen/living room and 3/4 bath. Ideal for a yearround home or great vacation home. Borders National Forest, with endless adventure right out your back door... Well priced at just $299,000!

Views All Around

Quiet location at the end of a lane in a natural setting that includes rocks, trees and long-range mountain views. Updated floor plan includes an expansive kitchen and great room that invites company, a master suite with spalike bath and private deck, 3 additional bedrooms and a lower level bonus. Fenced corral and barn included on the 1+ acre. $385,000

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Homes Now $279,000

Full Size Heated Pool ~500’ of River Frontage~ No neighbors~ Water Rights/2 shares~ What a great package for the rock-bottom price of $279k! Ranch-style home with updated kitchen, hardwood floors & stone fireplace, huge windows w/river views and overlooking the inground heated pool. Surprisingly private and easy drive to Estes Park or Loveland.

Work From Home NEW LISTING

This home offers an office, lots of spacious rooms, flexible 3-5 BR floor plan and a commercial use garage bay with separate meter, sewer tap, multiple sinks, fans that heat, etc. Generous yard, decks, close to schools, no through traffic. Cedar sided, well built, natural gas heat. www.625 $379,000

Mountain Getaway - High Drive New ListinG

Recently remodeled 4BR/ 2BA with decks all around. Hardwood floors throughout, tile in the kitchen/ dining area. Gas fireplace in the Master BR/ BA. Master Bath has sunken jetted tub to enjoy the ambiance of the fireplace. Mountain views and southern exposure round out this ideal High Drive property. Includes oversized detached 2 car garage. $329,000

Mountain Splendor NEW LISTING

One of the most elegant homes in Carriage Hills this 4 BR 3 Ba is a must see! Over 3500 finished sq ft! Cherry, bamboo, oak and pine wood floors throughout, exquisite tile work in the kitchen, cathedral ceilings and beams and firplaces in Living Room and Master. $519,000 Your new home awaits you at The Timbers of Estes. This free-standing townhome has both outstanding snow-capped views and a convenient location. High quality craftsmanship and upscales finishes such as: granite counters, SS appliances, tile, and Rustic Maple cabinetry. This 4 BR/4 BA home will not disappoint! Call for a builder packet today. $609,000

Spectacular Indoor & Outdoor Living

Excellent views in many directions. 3Br/ 3Ba totally remodeled in ‘96 all the way down to the studs with extra insulation, new windows and doors. Upstairs 21 X 14 guest suite complete with a full BA, 2 car garage downstairs and bonus storage/work room. Almost 1/2 acre lot, spectacular mountain vistas from the large wrap around deck. $339,900

Surrounded By Nature

Contemporary home nestled into the hillside near Fall River where Big Horn sheep share your setting. A home full of windows and doors to surrounding decks and patios. Spacious rooms, well-engineered with heated workshop, office/study, and a 3 cook kitchen. Garages for three cars & your recreational toys, plus a heated driveway. $598,500

Amazing Mountain Home Fantastic open floorplan with lots of space for everyday living and grand entertaining. Beautifully equipped kitchen, with highend appliances & huge prep island. Daily dining area opens w/french doors to outdoor living areas. Vaulted greatroom w/native stone fireplace, formal dining for a crowd plus a quiet living room/study. Main level master suite w/grand spa-like bath. $582,900

Cabins & Cottages ~Welcome to The Rock Nook Cottage, circa 1909~

Historic downtown property features original native stone fireplace, fir floors & claw-foot bath! Charming kitchen w/tile counters & newer appliances, natural light filled living room plus 2 bedrooms and 1.5 baths. Fantastic deck w/Snow-capped Continental Divide Views. Walk to restaurants, performance park and the Fall River. Great rental or mountain getaway~$187,500


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Condos & Townhomes


Low Price of $124,900!

Free HOA Dues for 6-Months!

This was one of the first to sell when The Pines became available and for good reason! Main floor, front unit, off Pine Knoll Drive, great patio with views, like-new condition throughout. Fabulous finishes, spacious walk in closet, all appliances -including your own washer and dryer. Great investment/rental or easy everyday living for $139,000!

Enjoy fantastic views of the "Twin Sisters" and the "Divide" while on your balcony of this completely updated condo with all new appliances, carpet, tile, lighting, bathroom fixtures etc., this condo is absolutely ready to move into... NOW, plenty of storage, gas F/P in the large living room. Convenience of walking distance to town.

Investment Property


Fantastic opportunity for a great place in Estes Park! Enjoy mountain views from this delightful, upper unit at The Pines. Freshly remodeled floorplan with 12x10 private deck, new appliances, kitchen tile flooring and cabinetry. Includes master BR w/walk-in closet, in-unit laundry & additional storage. Priced at only $139,000.

This is the perfect investment property or just a nice Estes get away or starter home boasting 2 bedrooms and 2 baths located near the hospital and downtown Estes. Unit 2 (of 4) has been painstakingly cared for and has a great renter at this time (rental history available). Plenty of parking, extra storage and a wood burning stove round out this sweet condo. $149,000

The one you’ve waited for... features newly remodeled interior and fantastic deck overlooking Fall River, with mountain views. New furniture, hickory & slate kitchen, full-bath w/slate tile, king BR plus pull-out in living room. Great location on the water and just moments from RMNP. The perfect base camp for all your adventures! $155,900

Rare condo location in historic Al Fresco area, near Macgregor Ranch. Contemporary design w/private deck, detached garage, and 1.5 BA. Quiet, scenic location w/ easy access to walking & biking scenic Devils Gulch area. Floor plan offers eclectic design & creative living w/main level great room. All area lots developed, confirming views & privacy. $185,000

Escape to Antlers’ Pointe Condos along Fall River, close to Rocky Mountain National Park. This cozy vacation condo includes a great room with gas fireplace, full kitchen, bedroom suite with kingsized bed, cable TV/DVD. The private deck has a hot tub and outdoor gas grill. Fully furnished with on-site property management. Rental history available - Great income opportunity. $185,000

Enjoy all the amenities and activity that Estes Park offers, from The Riverwalk to restaurants, shopping and festivals, all from this centrally located loft-style condo. Immaculate condition throughout, this unit makes a great investment rental or full-time residence. Building offers elevator access and long-term parking available across the street. A great buy at $199,000!

Dynamic two-bedroom condo in the heart of the action, within an easy stroll to all of downtown Estes Park restaurants, shopping, festivals and the park just out your front door. Outstanding vacation get-away and rental, with 2 Master Suites, timber accents throughout, fireplace & luxurious baths. A great way to own and enjoy your place in Estes Park! $212,500

Vacation Condo Along Fall River NEW LISTING

Like New Condo NEW LISTING

Great Ranch Meadow condo with lots of beautiful landscaping, trees and flowering plants. This 3Br. 3 Ba. boasts a 2 car attached garage and is located on the outskirts of Ranch Meadows which provides a touch of privacy. $244,500

Downtown Estes Park Condo NEW LISTING

Sharp Ranch Meadow Unit NEW LISTING

Beautiful floor to ceiling stone fireplace. Bright and airy with calm neutral tones & upgraded light fixtures. Kitchen offers hardwood floors and additional stonework including backsplash. 3BR/2BA and loft with mountain view window. 8’ x 12’ deck faces NW with views of Lumpy Ridge. Ideal for year round or vacation home. $249,500

Luxury Downtown Condo NEW LISTING


Immaculate 3 BR, 3 Bath plus Loft end unit condo with beautiful trim and finishes. Greatroom with gas fireplace and vaulted ceilings. This home features a main level Master Suite and Laundry Room plus a onecar attached Garage. The Loft may be used for a Family Room or Home Office. Covered patio and front porch. Great location and good value for the price...$255,000

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Motivated Seller

An Outstanding Buy at $318,500

RIVERFRONT Loft-Style Condo

Enjoy 2550SF of finished living space in this wellmaintained duplex home. Featuring a vaulted greatroom w/fireplace, open kitchen, and dining area with views of Longs Peak. 3 bedrooms and 3 full baths, office, and huge family room. Lots of windows & natural light. 2-car garage, oversized deck and patio, w/views of Longs Peak, Mount Meeker and Twin Sisters.

Downtown Estes Park. Open floorplan great for vacations or everyday living. Granite kitchen, stainless appliances; LR stone fireplace w/built-in flat screen, large master BR has walk-in-closet & balcony overlooking river. Successful vacation rental. Elevator in building. A short stroll from coffee shops, restaurants, festivals, free shuttle & more. Fully furnished! $319,000

The Perfect Mountain Escape

Downtown RIVERFRONT Condo

Offering a 2-suite floorplan with SPECTACULAR VIEWS into The Black Canyon, Twin Owls and Lumpy Ridge. Open, updated kitchen, with granite counters & stainless appliances, new flooring throughout and a welcoming deck. A strong rental history makes this exciting getaway at The Black Canyon Inn a must see. Offered fully furnished. $325,000

Luxury features await you at The Timbers. Choose your finishes in these 2 & 3BR green built townhomes. Located close to trails, golf course & downtown. Rustic Maple kitchen opens to a Great Rm with gas fireplace. Master BR has five piece bath. Huge upstairs decks for big views. Two bedrooms start at $329,000

Enjoy a spacious floorplan of 1553sf with open greatroom, travertine flooring, stainless & granite kitchen, 2 bedrooms and 2 luxurious baths, plus a bonus home theatre room! Private deck overlooking the river and open space. This like-new condo has enjoyed a successful vacation rental history. Offered fully furnished for $349,900!

One of the rare 2 car garage units at Northridge, overlooking open space. A spacious 1896 sq ft with 3 BRs & 3 baths in view location. Well maintained, quiet, a great 2nd home or getaway. $295,000 Investment Living

Beautiful, sunny end unit on large greenbelt. The expansive quartz countertops in the kitchen are an elegant anchor to the living and dining area with vaulted ceilings, deck access, and view windows with custom coverings, plus a full master bedroom suite. Downstairs are two more bedrooms. Move in ready in desirable Park River. Reduced to $383,000

Craftsman Cottage Style Duplex

The best view in Estes Park is from this duplex townhome. Great room and Master Suite have patio doors opening to covered decks facing the Continental Divide. Entertaining will be a delight! Two more upstairs bedrooms with a full bath. Walk-out lower level has oversized laundry area and recreation room. Act now to customize this floor plan for you. Priced at $459,000

Commercial Property Prime Storefront on Golden Block 3293sf building with great frontage, dual display windows and recessed entryway for additional merchandising, along with a wide sidewalk location with city bench that encourages pop-in shoppers. Parking in front of store (both loading zone and hourly) along with private parking in back. Fronts Elkhorn and backs The Riverwalk/Fall River. Rare offering! $899,000

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Land Land available from $25,900 to $569,500. So many to choose from, let’s explore today… Lot Size



Lot Size


.93 acre


225 Curry Dr

1.01 acres


52 Buff Ct

2.03 acres


Sleepy Hollow Ct

2.63 Acres


750 Pine Tree Dr

1.44 acres


Kiowa Trl

1 acre


4.21 acres


Address Palisade Mtn Dr

1128 Dunraven Glade Rd 2.57 acres


1440 Hummingbird Dr

75 Fighting Elk Ct

2.7 acres


1010 Fall River Ln

53 Navajo Ct

1.6 acres


Bulwark Ridge Rd

3.05 acres


.53 acre


Green Pine Ct

3.53 acres


Governors Ln

1.16 acre


1050 Bulwark Ridge Ct

2.87 acres


3131 Hwy 7

35 acres


Pine Tree Dr

1.21 acres


Kerr Rd

45.4 acres


Moon Trlway

2.07 acres


Governors Ln

21.7 acres


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Dallman Built homes in Kiowa Ridge w quality & design on 1 acre. Breathtaking views of Mummy Range, Lumpy Ridge, Crags & Mary’s Lake. FEATURES: Western Cedar beveled siding, surround sound, Stainless appliances, Alder cabinets, thick granite, custom bar, Euro glass shower & jetted tub, Open loft, storage areas & concrete 16’X16’storage.



Built on 1+ acr by builder for own residence w fine details & features. Heated 3 car gar, 3 BDR, 3 BA, lrg rms, Main living, 2 fireplaces, wd floors, decks - 3 sides, 7 skylights, flower boxes/ gardens, kitchen bar, sep dining rm, lrg fam rm, sunroom w/ eat-in area, 12x14 util room, ceiling speakers - 4 rms.

in Hondius Heights. 3 bedroom 2 bath home with one attached garage and a detached garage with space for a workshop. Home has cathedral ceilings in living/dining/kitchen area with great deck and patio areas. Sits in a secluded low traffic area.

$389,900 589 Hondius Cir

$549,900 122 STANLEY CIRCLE

$749,000 2800 Kiowa Trl

LOTS 1 Acre in Koral Heights - $129,900 1.59 Acres in Meadowdale Hills - $79,500 2.1 Acres in Sleepy Hollow - $194,250


on 3.45 acres, privacy, unobstructed views, city utilities, quiet, fireplace, wd floors, cathedral ceilings, fam rm w walk out lower level, storage areas. Panoramic views of the Ntl Park, city, rock outcroppings, & pines. Wonderful opportunity for yr around living or vacation home, convenient to shopping/ dining.


with granite countertops, river rock fireplace, great room, 2.5 bath and 3 bedrooms. Some furnishings included. This is a great floor plan with lots of upgrades and a two car garage. This unit is on the river.

from this Steamer Dr condo. 2 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. Oversized 2-car garage. Many upgrades. Tile and Berber carpet. Very private and open space to the West. A must-see property.

$459,000 640 Park River Place

$315,000 1220 Hill Rd


19.1 Acres in Waltonia - $43,900

$279,000 675 Steamer Dr B



Great views of Longs Peak and the Continental Divide. Located in Stanley Hills, close to downtown. Upgrades include total remodel of kitchen, Knotty Alder Cabinets, Quartz Ctrs., Upgraded Appliances, Hickory Floors, Energy Star Roof,95% Eff. Furnace), Master/Laundry/2Car on main level.


North End property priced well below Aug 2012 appraisal. 2.5 ac w/seasonal stream & SPECTACULAR views. 3BR/3.5BA/3000sf/3 levels in perfect condition. $475,000 2180 Devils Gulch Rd

$539,900 680 Freeland Ct.


Outstanding views of Stanley Hotel & Lake Estes. Many custom upgrades: slate counter tops, bamboo wd floors, custom shower, windows, Paloma tankless water heater, stove, refrigerator, & dishwasher. Flexibility for prim residence, 2nd home, or rental.

$200,000 221Virginia Dr



On a .43 acre lot. 2 bedrooms 1 bath year round home w 3 decks & sun porch to enjoy wildlife & mountain views. Recent upgrades: appliances, roof, furnace, siding, & counter tops. Well insulated, Excellent Estes Park value.

$254,900 1008 Whispering Pines


Enjoy incredible views of Flattop and Notchtop peaks from the spacious deck surrounding this 2 bedrooms 1 ½ bath, cabin on 1.44 acre wooded lot close to downtown. This property has Great Rental Potential. Priced to Sell at

$349,900 - 880 Turquoise Tr.


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buildable lots in downtown Glen Haven. .56 acre zoned commercial tourist. Current plans for storage units available. Owner financing available to qualified buyer.

$65,000 7840 Co Rd 43, Glen Haven


2 Bedroom 2 Bath investment property. Professional on site management & minutes from RMNP.

$287,500 1516 Fish Hatchery Rd #38



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Main level living, great room design; cathedral ceiling; stainless appliances; 4 bedrm; 3.5 baths, 3 car finished garage; concrete drive, large, private deck adjoins large, beautiful rock formation. http://tour.


11.89 Ac on McGraw Ranch Rd, 1.2 mi off Devils Gulch Rd. Good access to meadow build site. Trees & views from building site. 1 Mile to RMNP & hiking trails. Your chance to buy some acreage - only

$250,000 TBD McGraw Ranch Rd

Only $629,000 2251 Arapaho Rd


Northend site. 2.5 Acres, well, buried elect, Xcel gas at road. 1.4 miles North of Highway 34. Note: Town of Estes Park water can be extended from fire hydrant to property. Not many lots like this avail anymore.

$349,000 TBD Ridge


Large master bedroom with adjoining full bath + 2 bedrooms and ¾ bath. Views Lumpy Ridge & Stanley Hotel. Well maintained. Fenced yards.

$254,000 243Virginia Dr


from Little Prospect Mtn. spacious deck for view & entertaining; floor to ceiling windows for the view, 3 bed, 2 bath, 2 car; ML living; lower level suite w kitchenette; 2 fireplaces; new roof. Trees & rocks on lot. http://tour.

Asking only $589,000 355 ParkView Ln


Outstanding site with KNOCK OUT VIEWS, paved street, city utilities, natural gas, gentle slope. One of the few best lots left. EXCELLENT LOCATION.

$210,000. 1655 Twin Drive


Mountain Views. 2 bed + 2 other, 2.5 baths, livingroom fireplace - vault ceiling w/beams – cherry cabs + marble type tops – fam room - fin 2car w/workbench – big patio, deck w/awning,

$329,000 1891 N Morris Ct


Scenic drive on well maint road. Building site has rocks, trees & spectacular expansive Views across valley. Southern exposure & electricity to property.

804 Copper Hill


1 level, no stairs, new windows, French doors, bath, carpet in living room, family room, hall and new roof. 2 pantries in kit, 2 fireplaces, covered patio, garage, conc. drive, 2 out bldgs 16x16 and 10x10, trees, rock formations.

$324,900 2309 Spruce Ave

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Under Contract


paved street., paved circle dr, 1503 sq.ft., 3 bed, 2 bath, 2 car garage. Complete living on main level. New floor 2010 – in living/dining/mast.bed, & kitchen. Active solar hot water. New Roof - April 2012


No stairs. Handicap adapt. 1BDR-1BA w/jet tub. Fireplace. W/d hookups. Mortgage loan available. Rated 3rd of 61 spec properties in Trip Advisor.

$189,000 1516 Fish Hatchery Rd

$275,000. 2251 Larkspur Ave.


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End of Hummingbird Hill Rd. Higher elevation. Great for home w/ walk-out LL. Mature trees, rock formation, view Piper Meadows & distant views. Have well permit & driller’s opinion.

$59,000.00 for .88 acres. Come in for property plat



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3 bed 2 bath offers spaciousness & beautiful updated Charm. All New Master Suite, gorgeous kitchen & breakfast bar & baths, carpet & paint & much more. Sunroom is great for extra room overlooking backyard. Throw in the mtn views & Dbl garage.


– 3 spacious bed/2 bath home + office, beautifully landscaped .57 acre. Fenced yard, deck & hot tub area + private courtyard & RV parking space. BIG BONUS: 1100+ sf Garage/ Workshop area

$297,000 2409 LongView Drive

$339,900 1147 Brook Drive



captivates S-facing views w huge window wall visible from kit., dining & breakfast areas, great rm, upper loft & lg deck. 3 BR/4 BA on .69 ac lot. Very good condition. Paved drive, all city utilities, oversized 2 car garage.

$420,000 510 Chiquita

Lower corner unit located close to downtown. Open living w/ fireplace & patio. 2 full baths. Easily convert 1 to washer/dryer area. Yr round living, weekend get a way or short term rental.

$129,900 200 W Riverside Dr #


Lot size ranging from 2.76 to 5 acres all with their own character. All have paved access and public utilities. Own financing available. Priced from $245,000 to $295,000 Grey Fox Subdivision


1 bed 3/4 bath, screened porch, a stone’s throw of National Forest in very private setting. Adorable furnishings neg.

$129,900 13 Petrous Pl



Priv 7.88 acres w/ ponds & waterfall. 2000 sf covered veranda, stereo in & out, 2 kitchens w/ pizza oven & com appl, butler’s pantry, dining & breakfast rms., library, 4000 sf rec rm, theater & stage, 50’s bar/game area.

3 bed/2bath warmed nicely with knotty pine wood, woodburning fireplace & updated colors. Spacious .89 acre, privately located & wrapped beautifully with rock formations, trees, large patio & views. Single garage.

$2,950,000 3005 Grey Fox Dr

$296,500 330 Joel Estes Drive



14 acres bordering RMNP & Roosevelt Nat Forest, $185,000 2152 McGraw Ranch Rd

Views, aspen grove, meadow & adjoins Rky Mtn Ntl Park. Well drilled w EXCEP PRODUCTION. Desig Agricultural $279,900 11111 Devils Gulch Rd

Longs Peak, Continental Divide, Twin Sisters & Lake Estes – Only 5 minutes to Downtown Estes $575,000 McCracken Lane

with snowcapped views, many huge boulders and gorgeous Ponderosa Pines. Located at end of quiet cul-de-sac. $164,000 1233 Hondius




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& surrounding mountains. BONUS: UTSD sewer tap fee paid worth over $9,000 - Offered at

$99,000 2620 LongView Drive


Includes paid sewer tap worth $9,000!This corner lot, approx ½ acre corner lot offers beautiful views of themountains.

$99,000 1116 Rambling Dr


¾ acre, with trees & mountain views. Level building site, Natural Gas, town electric, water & sewer, paved street. $124,000 909Village Green Ln NATURAL HOME SITE mature pines & driveway already in. Wildife, Lumpy Rid Views & RMNP, utilities at property line. Plat map available. $119,900 1265 Mary’s Lake Rd



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on private 3.07 Acr lot on upper Ltl Prospect Rd. Great views of Twin Sisters, Mary’s Lake & Cont Divide. Upper Thompson San tap is pd ($9,000).

$169,000 Little Prospect Rd


w/ great bld site, mtn views, privacy & rock outcroppings. The Ponderosa Pine & neighborhood create privacy. 3 miles to Estes Park & 15 miles to Lyons. Electric nearby & telephone at site. Well & septic needed.

$75,900 1124 Pine Tree Dr


with cedar siding & rock accents - rustic mountain charm. Spacious grand entry plus kitchen w/ granite, wd floors, matching cupboards & tiled enclosed hood. Spacious home conveniently and privately located on 1.15 acre lot. Come see.


Perfect setting for your mtn home. 1.7 acres of Fantastic views of Estes Valley. Level building envelope.Year around access.

$145,000 Hummingbird Dr

$569,000 1900 Cherokee Dr

Under Contract


borders Rky Mtn Ntl Park & walking distance to town. Kitchen w/ granite, cherry cabs, double oven & gas cook top. Maint free home & no adjoining neighbors redefines condo living.

$450,000 1435 Sierra Sage


close to entrance of Rocky Mountain National Park. Continental Divide views from the 2 decks or the arched windows in the master. Gourmet kitchen w/ gas range, alder cabinets & breakfast bar. Lux 5 pc master BA w/ whirlpool.

$349,000 658 Cedar Ridge Cir


Blends modern amenities+classic mtn charm. 4 frplcs, gourmet kit. w granite&Wolf range. Mstr suite: frplc, cozy sitting area&5-pc bath. Big views, deck w pergola & firepit,1+acres backs to open spc. Hm Warr home/57ZPKM

$739,900 250 Indian Tr


This 3 bd/2ba home sits on 2.59 acres has room for your family, horses and hobbies. With an oversized garage, decks and a hot tub overlooking the seasonal stream. Home warranty offered for peace of mind. home/87YV9P

$333,000 90 Solitude Ct, Glen Haven


in adorable condo near 18 hole golf course. Golf; walk, hiking, bring pets to adjoining private park owned by assoc. Well maintained, used only 2 per yr, great condition and built in entertainment center. Weekend getaway or full time living.

$137,900 1050 S StVrain L



& Lake Estes from your private deck or fenced in patio. Skylight in the cathedral ceiling of great room creates a comfortable, sunlit living space. Walk to town or get on the near-by trail system. What else could you ask for?

$199,000 514 Grand Estates Dr C7


Well-appointed 3BD/4BA w majestic mtn views on 3 ac. Grand marble-floored foyer, moss rock fireplaces, ML master suite w sauna & laundry. Huge decks. Easy-access circle dr. Home warr.

atop 10 mtn acres. Borders Ntl Forest. Lots of windows & views. Large moss rock gas frplc, vaulted wood ceilings & handcrafted kitch cabinets. 2-car gar. Warranty & insp report.

$795,000 920 East Ln

$349,500 804 Elkridge Rd, Glen Haven



in very well maintained 2 BD/2BA home. 2 adjoining lots totaling 4.8 acres to roam, or relax on large deck listening to the birds and Miller Fork Creek and Home Warr. http://tour.

+ lofty views from wrap-around deck. Open floor plan, cathedral ceiling, hardwood floors & knotty pine make a warm retreat. Cistern for Domestic water & septic holding tank.

$324,900 279 Fishermans Ln

$179,900 901 Copper Hill Rd


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2.58 acres of trees, meadows & flowers. 2BD/1BA w Estes, Bldr. & Lngmt access. 1-car gar & storage. Home Warr.

$179,900 121 Meadow Rd, Pinewood Springs



See back range, Lumpy Ridge & all the way to Prospect Mtn. from deck of this 3-BD/2.5BA condo. Tasteful details thruout: granite cntrtps, high-end appls, lots of wood, tile & natural stone. Unique end-unit has secluded feeling. Home Warr.

Private 2BR/2BA condo in premiere area, abuts greenbelt. Spacious, high ceilings & energy efficient. Large deck. Attached garage. Home warranty.

$249,900 685 Steamer Dr C

$414,900 1706 Mary’s Lake Rd

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dwntwn luxury loft, just 5-min. from RMNP. 1BD/1BA w deluxe finishes: hardwood floors, granite counters, skylights, gas frplc, jetted tub & roomy balcony. Restaurants, shops & Fall River just outside your door. A unique get-away or short-term rental property.


2 master suites on 1-level. 2-bd/2-bath w gas frplc & deck. HOA dues pay cable, Wi-Fi, water, gas, sewer & access to pool & hot tub. No restrictions: Enjoy it full-time or rent it out. Equipped for people w physical limitations.

$169,500 2625 Mary’s Lake Lodge N201


of Twin Sisters from your deck in this 2Bedroom/1Bath condo. Oversized garage + additional storage area. HOA fees pay typical costs AND your gas & water (heat), Great price, great location = great value.

$139,000 950 Big Thompson Ave #2252

$245,000 111 Weist Drive Unit 2B & Unit 2C

Under Contract WHY BUY 2ND HOME


you’ll use only a few weeks a year? Variety of timeshare weeks avail. at Ramshorn Village and Historic Crags Lodge. Can be traded thru RCI’s 3,500 resorts or rented out by on-site mgt. A smart way to enjoy your vacation. Pls. call for details. Starting as low asz $1000.

.3 Acres close to downtown with Views -

260 Lott St - $124,900 3.01 Acres in Stanley Heights with Views –

TBD East Lane - $250,000


7.81 Acres in Little Valley with Dramatic Views –

This summer 2 bed/1 bath cabin is all about the views w/ huge slider doors & lg deck. 1+ ac of diverse trees & rocks to have your picnic or watch the sunset.

TBD Moss Rock - $225,000

$204,900 232 Pine Tree Dr


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Estes Park, CO 80517 Office: 970-586-6626

SERVING ESTES PARK & LARIMER COUNTY SINCE 1972 Residential ■ Refinance ■ Commercial ■ Developer ■ Builder A member of Fidelity National Financial, Inc.

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SCAN THE QR CODE WITH YOUR SMART PHONE TO VIEW EACH PROPERTY Beautiful Mountain Home Nestled in the Rocks and Trees

Prestigious Mountain Home

Easy Canyon Living

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A rare combination bi ti off outstanding t t di views i of the Continental Divide and privacy among the rocks and trees. Only minutes to downtown Estes Park, this home provides that Estes Park escape everyone is looking for! With over 3,200 sq ft and 5 bedrooms, there is plenty of room for guests.


Escape to Your Log Cabin Getaway!

Rolling meadows meadows, wildflowers wildflowers, mountainn views, the sound of a gentle breeze in the trees, a few acres to call your own and a covered front porch to soak it all in. What this cabin lacks in size, it more than makes up for in character!

Livee the Li Liv the mou mounta mountain ntain nta in lif lifest lifestyle esttyle y in th this is bea beauti beautiful ut full uti home which offers both seclusion among the aspens and magnificent snow-capped mountain views. The Great Room features a vaulted ceiling with massive log trusses and a Utah stone fireplace. The custom floor plan is perfect for entertaining.

T ho The house u is si use ssituated t ted tua ed be betwe between tween twe en a ridg rridge i e of idg of rocks and the river. There is easy access to Crosier Mountain trailhead and the National Forest. The home feels warm and cozy with a wood burning fireplace and new knotty maple kitchen cabinets. Level yard space and a patio make outdoor entertaining easy.



Affordable Mountain Home

6 Acres of Beautiful Pine & Aspen Forest

Under Contract

Fully remodeled interior includes a brand new kitchen, roof, windows, paint, flooring, and much more. The spacious living spaces and a great corner location make this a home you need to consider! The living room, dining and kitchen are anchored by a large fireplace. Come take a look and see for yourself!

If you are looking for seclusion seclusion, look no fur further! This property has been well maintained in preparation for your mountain getaway! National Forest access is nearby for plenty of opportunities for 4-wheeling, ATV’s, hunting, and a multitude of other recreational activities.




Mountain Living At its Best

Have it All... Value, Location, Views

Private Getaway In the Woods

Short Sale

Escape tto your custom-built E t b ilt i t llog cabin bi getbi t away in the mountains! Take a close look at the quality and craftsmanship of this almost new log home. A huge outdoor deck with plenty of shade creates lots of additional living space.


Beautiful upgrades including a river rock fireplace with wood mantle and gorgeous wood floors throughout the entire main level. Complete one level living with garage, master, laundry, kitchen, dining and living rooms all on the first level with two guest bedrooms upstairs.


B ild your llog cabin Build bi iin th the woods d andd hhave a place to stay while you work on it! One room cabin with wood stove heat and fully insulated. Separate outbuilding with toilet and shower system. Luxurious 32 ft RV trailer is included in the sale. Five acres near national forest access.


Cell – (970) 215-0759 | Office – (970) 586-8300 | 517 Big Thompson Ave. (directly across from Safeway) 14 22

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5 0 2 Tay l o r R o a d, Al l e n s p a r k Relax, rejuvenate, restore in the luxury of this lovely turn key home with guest house. Located near Brights Trail Head and the National Forest, this property is a Colorado Shangri La. Beautifully remodeled, bathed in natural light you'll discover Australian Cypress floors, walls of windows, 2 fireplaces, french doors, custom lighting, stainless appliances and more. Large Deck wraps half of the home, with a beautifully landscaped patio off the sun room on the lower level, an Aspen Grove and views. Offered at $395,000

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This 1 bedroom 1 bath summer cabin oers an open oor plan, walls of windows, a sleeping loft, livingroom fireplace, and original antique cook stove in kitchen. The cabin is across the road from the Middle St. Vrain River. $159,000

Build Green in Boulder County on 2.64 acres. Nicely wooded lot with Aspen, Pine and Juniper with views of Twin Sisters. An oversized garage has already been constructed. $115,000

Get Away-Sweet Get Away! This well maintained 2 bedroom cabin is a short distance to trailheads in Roosevelt National Forest. Offering a large eat in kitchen, a living room fireplace, a family room, and an oversized deck. $215,000


This 2 bedroom 1 bath cabin is in turn key condition within sight and sound of the Middle St. Vrain. Offering a living room fireplace, a large eat in kitchen, wood stove in the family room, and a large deck to enjoy the river. $225,000


Authentic 2 bedroom, 1 bath log cabin with up close views of Mt. Meeker. The kitchen and bathroom have been beautifully renovated and the living room includes a fireplace and a sleeping loft. You've got to see this cabin, it's darling! $238,000


This lovely 3 bedroom 2 bath cabin has living room fireplace, large "eat in" kitchen with separate dining room, nicely landscaped, wooded with Aspen, Evergreen and Pine. 10' ďŹ sherman's easement along the Middle St. Vrain to enjoy the river. $240,000


Privately located 2 acre parcel just outside of town with easy access to Highway 7, yet set back enough you don't get road noise. Wooded with a variety of evergreen, pine and aspen. A domestic well is drilled allowing for outdoor watering. $144,000


Potential for big views of the divide from this beautiful parcel of land. Easy access from Highway 7 but far enough from the highway to not hear much traffic. Nicely wooded with a variety of Pine, Juniper and Aspen. 3.56 Acres M/L $150,000


10+ acres with the Roaring Fork running through, bordering Rocky Mountain National Park. Build your dream home on this beautiful acreage. Water rights included. 5 acres is covered with a conservation easement. $299,000

Enjoy a live year around stream, big views everywhere, and wildlife galore on this 154 acre parce. Bordering National Forest, a conservation easement blankets the property with two 5 acre building envelopes to transfer with title. $1,575,000

This Legacy Estate will delight the senses. The 3 bedroom 4 bath home is located on 17 acres and has an open ďŹ&#x201A;oor plan with massive windows to enjoy the views, covered deck that wraps 2 sides, meadow, loaďŹ ng shed, & small barn. $1,275,000




This lovely 2 bedroom, 3 bath home offers victorian elegance with a touch of rusticity. Features gas log fireplace, granite counters, and a master suite with a private outdoor balcony and view of the divide. Home Buyers Warranty. $375,000

Pristine 60 Acre ranch with a beautiful Legacy log Home featuring hard wood floors, vaulted ceilings and panoramic windows to enjoy the endless views. The horse facilities include a 976 sq. ft. 4 stall barn and full fencing. Home Buyers Warranty. $1,850,000

Prime building site with 2.16 acres in Allenspark, walking distance to the local cafes. Level ground, nicely wooded with great views too. A must see. Easy access from Ski Road. $100,000






Enjoy the natural beauty and absolute privacy of this 154 acre property protected by a conservation easement near Estes Park, it includes 1 building envelope. This parcel oďŹ&#x20AC;ers a small airplane hangar with a 2 bed, 2 bath apartment. $1,975,000


This Legacy property is one of a kind in its unique beauty and location. Open meadow bordered by National Forest, with wildlife everywhere. This 389 acre parcel is also being offered in 3 smaller parcels. $3,525,000

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970/586-3333 • 800/401-7750 email:


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Exciting Downtown Location

Downtown living at its nest at this very well-appointed loftstyle condo with easy access to shopping, dining, galleries and festivals, along with The Riverwalk through downtown Estes Park. Open oorplan of 928 square feet, with gorgeous kitchen, greatroom with private deck, master bedroom & luxurious bath . Great vacation rental, getaway or fulltime residence, just


Private Mountain Home

A beautiful wooded setting and fabulous views welcome you to this custom built mountain home. Great-room oor plan with warm tones throughout, stone replace, island kitchen with walk-in pantry and tile counters. 3 bedrooms and 3 baths, including a luxurious master suite. Expansive deck for ideal outdoor living takes in the views of Twin Sisters & The Estes Valley.


A Special Place and a Great Value

End-of-the-road privacy at this home from the heart, unique & intimate with artistic features throuhgout. Enjoy nearly 2-acres of peace, quiet and abundant wildlife with outstanding views of snow-capped peaks from an expansive deck. Warm woodstove, sunny breakfast nook plus three bedrooms and two baths. A special place in Estes Park,


Rocky Mountain Ranch Living

Spectacular North-End home. Greatroom of soaring ceilings, stone replaces and hardwood ooring. Custom kitchen with expansive bar, lots of prep areas & cabinetry, plus sun-lled breakfast nook. Luxurious master suite plus 3 or 4 additional BR, rec-room, home ofces.... Expansive outdoor living and 1600sf+ studio/workshop complete this 10ac estate...


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