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Our Favorite Town

By Ramon Gomez, Jr.
Jun 14, 2017

Our favorite town is no stranger to awards and accolades. So this week we thought we would share a few of the publications that rank Park City among the top cities and towns in American (and even the world). There may not be a perfect place, but if you ask us (and apparently editors and travelers across the globe) Park City is pretty close.

Conde Nast Traveler - #1 Friendliest Cities: Park City is a "friendlier and more casual" mountain town, where even at the height of winter ski season or the Sundance Film Festival in January, "the locals were extremely friendly and welcoming." World & U.S. - #1 Park City, Utah & The Best Small City in the U.S #6 Park City, Utah

An iconic mountain town frequented by ski buffs and Sundance festees, Park City was this year voted one of Traveler’s friendliest cities in the world—and for good reason. Though most popular in the winter, Park City shines in all seasons: For spring, summer, and fall hiking and mountain biking, the city has nearly 400 miles of maintained trails. Mark off time for a stroll (or two) down picturesque Main Street, and don’t miss nearby Utah Olympic Park, which comprises a museum but is still used as an Olympic training facility today.

L.A. Times 17 Destinations for 2017 - #8 Park City is 45 minutes from the Salt Lake City airport. It has an old-fashioned Main Street. And it has the biggest ski resort in the country: Park City Mountain Resort, which combined with Canyons Resort in 2015, setting off changes all over town.

Chef John Murcko’s Firewood Restaurant opened in December at 306 Main St. At 314 Main, visitors can browse landscape photos at David Beavis Gallery. At 509 Main, get caffeine from Pink Elephant Coffee Roasters. At 738 Main, get a sugar fix at Peace, Love & Little Donuts. At 890 Main, taste wine at Old Town Cellars, a private-label winery. (All opened in 2016.)

Trip Advisor Top Destinations on the Rise #2 Only 35 minutes from the SLC Airport, Park City's rugged beauty is complemented by over 100 restaurants and bars, open air concerts, numerous spas and health clubs, plays, independent film screenings, a series of world-class events and festivals, and as many kinds of lodging as there are people.

Travel & Leisure - America’s Favorite Towns #1 Outdoor bliss meets artistic street cred: America’s winning town offers snow, sunshine, and a good chance of celeb-spotting. Readers gave the city near-perfect marks for its weather and for its festivals—thanks in part, no doubt, to winter’s Sundance Film Festival. Since Utah has relaxed its liquor laws over the years, Park City also scored well with readers for wine. Choose from the extensive wine list at Glitretind, at Stein Eriksen Lodge, or the long list of bottles at the new Main Street hotspot Tupelo, whose artisanal menu includes such delights as Rocky Mountain Elk Bolognese.

America’s Favorite Mountain Towns - No. 1: Park City, Utah - When the local mines closed, Park City, Utah, turned its ambitions above ground—to its 7,000 acres of Olympic-level ski terrain—helping it transition into one of the country’s premier resort destinations, and this year’s favorite mountain town. Off the slopes, everyone converges on historic Main Street, flanked by a mix of adventure outfitters, galleries, and restaurants—including Tupelo, chef Matt Harris’s ode to elevated Rocky Mountain cuisine. Sundance Film Festival brings in the A-Listers, who feel at home in the town’s luxe hotels, like Stein Eriksen Lodge, a Norwegian-style chalet.

Sunset Magazine - 2016 Best Adventure Town - Ski towns have long been about much more than a day on the slopes. Park City, Utah, just happens to be more fun than many others; the winner for best adventure town has a gently sloping Main Street lined with shops and farm-driven eats.

The state of Utah is also a great place - For the 10th year in a row, Utah earns the top spot for states with the best economic outlook, followed by Indiana, North Carolina, North Dakota and Tennessee, according to a recent American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) report, Rich States, Poor States: ALEC-Laffer State Economic Competitiveness Index. The annual publication is celebrating its 10th edition with the launch of a new website that gives users the ability to compare and contrast economic trends of the last decade, featuring a new tool showing how particular policy adjustments can change the economic outlook ranking of an individual state.

State lawmakers have relied upon Rich States, Poor States as a guide for measuring the economic competitiveness of their states since 2008. The publication is authored by Dr. Arthur B. Laffer, a member of Ronald Reagan’s Economic Policy Advisory Board, Stephen Moore, distinguished visiting fellow at The Heritage Foundation, and Jonathan Williams, ALEC Chief Economist and Vice President of the ALEC Center for State Fiscal Reform.

“For an unprecedented ten years, since the very founding of Rich States, Poor States, Utah has reigned as number one in terms of economic outlook. This is largely due to the state’s many responsible fiscal policies, including an efficient and lean state government, a low overall tax burden and the state’s right-to-work status,” said Jonathan Williams. “In addition, the public sector pension reforms of 2010 have undoubtedly benefitted Utah in the rankings. Congratulations to the Utah legislators who consistently show their dedication to protecting hard-earned taxpayer dollars and promoting a strong state economy."

Neighborhoods and Activities

By Ramon Gomez, Jr.
Jun 06, 2017

Nestled beneath the beautiful slopes of the Wasatch range and just minutes away from Park City’s Main Street and Salt Lake, the communities of Pinebrook, Jeremy Ranch, and Summit Park offer perfect single family home and condominium options for commuters and outdoor enthusiasts.

With out-the-door access to Flying Dog and other legendary Park City trail systems, these communities offer some of the best recreation in the area. As for amenities, Pinebrook is home to numerous restaurants, yoga studios, and grocery stores, which create a strong sense of community among these adjacent neighborhoods. Jeremy Ranch also offers golf via its private club and manicured full course.

In terms of real estate: Jeremy Ranch is known for spacious single family homes that are bathed in sunlight and feature dramatic views. Pinebrook consists of a wide array of entry, custom and luxury home options that make this neighborhood popular among Millennials. Just up Parley's hill from Pinebrook, Summit Park offers secluded homes encompassed by mountain wilderness and numerous trail systems that award adventurers with stunning views of the Salt Lake Valley.

For anyone looking to be within easy driving distance from Salt Lake and all the recreational options Park City has to offer, be sure to look at Pinebrook, Jeremy Ranch, and Summit Park real estate.

June marks the beginning of summer in Park City. With the opening of summer resort operations, visitors and locals can make the most of world class downhill biking, chairlift hiking, rides and mini golf at the bases. With our award-winning trail system, blue bird weather, and championship golf options, we are truly an all-season community. Not-to-miss events include the mouth-watering Savor the Summit dinner, when Park City restaurants come together to line Main Street with tables for an evening of communal fine dining that draws the whole town. Also, be sure to get your Oakley Rodeo tickets--one of our favorite events of the year.

Golf Community Sales - Summit and Wasatch counties are popular amongst golfers, and the number of vacant land and single family home sales in our golf communities gives strong evidence of this trend. With over 300 sales in the past twelve months in Glenwild, Promontory, Hideout, Tuhaye, Red Ledges, and Victory Ranch, buyer demand remains strong and will likely continue, especially during the summer months. With a wide array of price points, new build options, and ample community amenities, it's no wonder that many second home buyers are investing in these neighborhoods.

With courses now open, make the most of our local golf options and explore your living options in these highly sought after micro-market areas. Reach out for more information on our local golf communities.

 

 

June Happenings in Park City

Sundays All Month - Park Silly Sunday Market

Wednesdays All Month - Park City Farmer's Market

Thursdays All Month - Night Mountain Bike Rides with White Pine 

6/8-6/10 The Kingston Trio at the Egyptian Theatre

6/15 The Watters at the Newpark Amphitheater

6/16 Erickson Antoque Power Show, Wallsburg

6/16 Deer Valley Resort Opens for Summer Operations

6/17 Round Valley Rambler Half Marathon

6/17 Savor the Summit

6/21 Changing Lanes Experience at the Deer Valley Concert Series

6/23-6/25 Bonanza Music Festival in Heber City Featuring Ms. Lauryn Hill and Odesza

6/24 Back to the 50's Car Show, Heber City Park

6/28 The Soulistics at the Deer Valley Concert Series

6/30 Park City Gallery Stroll 

6/30 Annual Oakley Rodeo Begins

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Market Recap & May Events

By Ramon Gomez, Jr.
May 17, 2017

Following up on the last two weeks of blogs the Summit and Wasatch County markets remain varied and complex to read, but stable in terms of positive growth. In Park City limits, when compared with last year's first quarter, there has been only a 1% change in average single family home price, suggesting an overall stabilization of the market in town. However, in key development areas like Canyons Village, there was a doubling in the number sales and a 22% increase in average price, suggesting pockets of intense growth where there is new inventory. Similarly, gated golf communities remain popular, and Red Ledges, Glenwild, Tuhaye, and Promontory all saw an increase in the number of sales and in average price. (Remember the Mini Markets that make up Park City)

New condominium projects continue to boast the greatest buyer activity. With 190 condo sales, Jordanelle was the single most active market segment, closely followed by Canyons Village with 177 sales. These newer developments, which feature modern amenities and a range of prices, continue to resonate with sophisticated buyers. This trend is likely to continue with other new projects like those at Canyons Village and Silver Creek Junction.

In Wasatch County, Heber and Midway are the most active single family home markets with 218 and 109 sales, respectively. With new builds, attractive prices, and stunning views, these towns have seen tremendous real estate growth, which we predict will continue. To better navigate our complex market, reach out for information and options.

It is now golf season in Park City! You've Skied America's largest resort, now golf Utah's newest course. Canyons Golf Opens May 26th as well as Summer in the Mountains. From hiking and biking to the Alpine coaster and Kids Adventure Course, Park City offers family friendly activities all summer long!

MAY EVENTS

It's officially spring on the Wasatch Back, which means two-for-one entrees, Running with Ed, and mountain biking. While May can be a bit quiet, locals can find dining coupons, take tours at Red Butte Gardens, and make the most of uncrowded trails. The Egyptian Theatre has a great line up this month as does the Park City Film Series. Here are some events to check out:

All Month Park City Film Series

May 18-20 Hot Tuna at the Egyptian Theatre

May 20 Running With Ed

May 23 Jethro Tull at Red Butte Gardens

May 26 Park City Gallery Stroll 

Beyond Park City, Heber Valley boasts fishing, horseback riding, new restaurants, and dry trail systems in full bloom. Make the most of spring in the Wasatch. A few of our favorite spring hikes are Soapstone Basin, Heber Valley Overlook, and Round Valley, all of which provide spectacular views, wild flowers, and varied levels of difficulty. Here's some Heber Valley happenings:

May 19-20 Heber Valley Horse Sale at the Wasatch County Event Complex

May 26-June 3 Heber Valley Wild West Days

How Is The Park City Market?

By Ramon Gomez, Jr.
May 03, 2017

People always like to ask me... How is the Park City Market? This question comes from both our Buyers and Sellers. This loaded question with no short answer comes down to this... Park City is comprised of many different "micro markets". One area of Park City can be down while another area of Park City is up, and wouldn't you know this can change from quarter to quarter within the same year. Sometimes there are very clear reasons for sudden decreases or increases in our "micro markets" and sometimes not. This my friends is why you need a qualified, knowledgeable, local real estate agent. Let me share some examples of the Park City Market "micro markets" for the first quarter of 2017 as compared to the first quarter of 2016.

Single Family Home Sales - # of Sales this Quarter

Old Town Up 56%

Lower Deer Valley Up 113%

Upper Deer Valley Down 17%

Park Meadows Down 10%

The Canyons Up 60%

Kimball Junction Down 50%

Summit Park Up 150%

Jeremy Ranch Even

Glenwild/Silvercreek Up 233%

Promontory Up 8%

Trailside Down 63%

And why don't you take the Park City area market as a whole... you can see from the percentages above that to talk about the real estate market of Park City as a whole would be somewhat misleading, that being said the Park City area is overall 22% higher for the first quarter than last year this same quarter and interestingly enough Snyderville Basin is also overall 22% higher in closed sales.

Next week we will address the condo market.

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Park City Restaurants

By Ramon Gomez, Jr.
Apr 12, 2017

Sara Sergent CoffeeIf you have not been to the Visit Park City website you are missing out on a great wealth knowledge about all things Park City. They recently posted NEW RESTAURANTS IN PARK CITY, UTAH by Visit Park City elaborating on Park City’s continuously growing and evolving food scene. With its variety of flavors, Park City’s restaurants truly have something for everyone – regardless of taste.  In addition to a long list of new eateries, some of the Park City favorites have redone their spaces and menus as well.

FIREWOOD ON MAIN Firewood brings unique and interesting flavors to Park City’s Historic Main Street, as it is committed to serving a menu cooked entirely by firewood - serving dinner from 5:30-9:30 PM Sunday-Thursday, and from 5:30-10:00 PM Friday and Saturday. FIVE5EEDS  Five5eeds utilizes seasonal and local ingredients to create delicious, Australian-inspired dishes, and an exceptional restaurant environment - open seven days a week from 7:30 AM-3:00 PM. FRESHIES LOBSTER CO. Freshies Lobster Co. promises its customers lobster that arrives from the Maine shore to the Utah store in 24 hours. The café menu not only features their classic lobster rolls, but has soups, salads, and sandwiches, too! Open Monday-Saturday from 11:00 AM-8:00 PM and Sunday from 11:00 AM-3:00 PM.

HARVEST CAFÉ  A quaint café located near the bottom of Historic Main Street, Harvest’s menu includes Australian-inspired breakfast, lunch, and tasty coffee.  Harvest Café  is open from 8:00 AM-3:00 PM, seven days a week, Harvest Café is a must-stop for breakfast, brunch, or lunch. RIVERHORSE PROVISIONS Riverhorse on Main recently opened its own provisions shop at the top of Historic Main Street.  Since opening its doors at the end of December 2016, Riverhorse Provisions has . “Accessible gourmet on Main,” available for breakfast, lunch, après-ski (and any of your other needs!) seven days a week from 7:30 AM-7:00 PM. VERSANTE HEARTH + BAR  Located in the newly remodeled Park City Peaks Hotel, Versante Hearth + Bar, Versante’s menu offers a variety of American and Italian-style favorites, including flatbread pizza, pasta, craft beer, and specialty cocktails –  open daily from 3:00 PM-12:00 AM.

RESTAURANT UPDATES from Visit Park City

THE SPUR BAR AND GRILL  An old Park City favorite with a brand new look, the Spur Bar and Grill recently renovated and expanded their space. A popular spot for live music and dancing, the Spur’s space (formerly accessible via an alleyway) now sits directly on Historic Main Street with an upstairs balcony and oversized windows that offer expansive views. Serving breakfast, lunch, dinner, drinks, and dancing, the Spur is a go-to option for visitors and locals alike. Open from 10:00 PM-1:00 AM daily. EATING ESTABLISHMENT Eating Establishment, located at the top of Historic Main Street, revamped in the fall of 2016 and has a new look along with a new menu. Eating Establishment has been open since 1972, making it the oldest continuously open restaurant in Park City. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner, the new space features a cozy dining room, breakfast counter, and a brand new bar offering classic cocktails. Perhaps also notable – Eating Establishment is partially-owned by actor Ty Burrell, who plays dad of three on Modern Family.  Open seven days a week from 8:00 AM-10:00 PM Friday-Sunday and 8:00 AM-3:00 PM, 5:00-10:00 PM Monday-Thursday. 

BHHS StatsReal Estate Stats: Our first quarter overall market statistics are here and Berkshire Hathaway leads the way. Judy and I are  available to assist in all your real estate needs.

Ramon Gomez, Jr., Associate Broker ABR, RSPS, SFR, PCBR, CIPS

Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Utah Properties - BHHS Luxury Collection Specialist

ramon@rgomezjr.com / Cell 435-640-0590

The 2016 Market Reprot

By Ramon Gomez, Jr.
Feb 01, 2017

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The 2016 Market Report Year End is full of great information about Park City. This comprehensive year end market report provides an overview of both Summit and Wasatch County real estate. The statistics provided in this report are based upon the Park City Board of Realtors MLS data for the period of January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016.

Park City proper’s long standing residential neighborhoods have lower inventory levels, and as a result, have experienced a slight decrease in number of sales. Neighborhoods just outside city limits like Silver Springs, Redstone, and Old Ranch Road, have shown increasing prices with constrained inventory. Similarly, in response to inventory and pricing, many Millennials seem to be looking to the Canyons, Jordanelle, and Wasatch County areas for first time homes.

The number of sales of single family homes in our city limits and Snyderville Basin saw a very gradual increase from 2015, and several areas saw a decrease in properties sold. However, average prices are up. There are pockets of high activity in areas like Summit Park. East Summit and Wasatch counties continue to bring tremendous buyer interest. Here are the Snyderville Basin Stats:

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The market as a whole has shown measured improvement that is slightly more robust than average U.S. trends in home price and sales volume. We are now seeing home prices and sales numbers that are slightly above those before the recession. In summary, our market looks healthy and shows signs of steady growth.

Did you know that in Park City we have 8,000 acres of open space and 400 miles of trails! There are also 1.8 million season skier days with an average snow fall of 350 inches and an average Winter temperature of 22° to 33°. Park City's population is 8,200 people and Summit County as a whole is roughly 38,500 people.

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If you have any questions about the Park City real estate market please let me know and I am happy to answer any questions. Here is the The Full 2016 Market Report Year End for your review. Have a great week.

The Berkshire Hathaway Prediction for 2017 - We expect additional new developments to come to market in 2017 in the Jordanelle, Heber, and Canyons areas. Inventory will remain low in many areas, especially in Park City proper residential neighborhoods. Finally, while mortgage rates will continue to rise mildly, we do not see this trend influencing buyer demand significantly.

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America's Favorite Town

By Ramon Gomez, Jr.
Dec 07, 2016

The MooseTravel + Leisure has named Park City, Utah America's Favorite Town! Here's part of their post: Outdoor bliss meets artistic street cred: America’s winning town offers snow, sunshine, and a good chance of celeb-spotting. Readers gave the city near-perfect marks for its weather and for its festivals—thanks in part, no doubt, to winter’s Sundance Film Festival. Since Utah has relaxed its liquor laws over the years, Park City also scored well with readers for wine. Choose from the extensive wine list at Glitretind, at Stein Eriksen Lodge, or the long list of bottles at the new Main Street hotspot Tupelo, whose artisanal menu includes such delights as Rocky Mountain Elk Bolognese.

Not only are we America's Favorite Town we are also home to North America's largest ski resort! Park City Mountain Resort has over 7,300 acres and 314 runs. Vail Resort linked two of North America’s greatest ski areas to offer skiers of all abilities access to Utah's legendary snow.

In addition to endless skiing, the Park City mountains offer innumerable real estate options from luxurious condominiums at Waldorf Astoria and Hyatt Centric to exquisite townhomes, Vintage on the Strand and Juniper Landing to estate lots and homes in the gated community of The Colony. Whether you're looking for ski-in/ski-out access in a contemporary setting with on-site amenities, or your own private gathering spot, there is a property for you, including new development ski-in, ski-out opportunities at Lift and Apex, and the golf townhomes of Viridian. Click to view Park City ski properties.

Looking to book your next ski visit to Utah... From ski-in/ski-out lodging and lift ticket offers, to ski and snowboard rentals, find your Utah ski deals here.

December Happenings in Park City:

All Month Park City Film Festival

12/9 - 12/11 Park Silly Holiday Bazaar 

12/10 An Evening with Adam Savage at the Eccles Center

12/12 - 12/17 FIL Luge World Cup at the Utah Olympic Park

12/15 - 12/18 Park City Holiday Spectacular at the Egyptian Theatre 

12/15 Park City Singers Present Festival of Christmas

12/17 Santa Comes Down the Town Lift

12/24 Christmas Eve Torchlight Parade 

12/30 Park City Gallery Stroll

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Park City - Real Estate Stats

By Ramon Gomez, Jr.
Nov 06, 2016

The stats are in and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Utah Properties leads the way locally in sold properties... In the Deer Valley area for Single Family homes, Condominiums and Vacant Land our company has sold more homes than our local competitors. Read on to see the rest of the local stats, tips for making an offer and what is happening locally here and in the Salt Lake City Valley. fullsizeoutput_4761

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 Ready to make an offer - Freddie Mac recently covered 4 Tips for Making an Offer” in the last Executive Perspective. Here are their 4 Tips for your consideration:
1. Understand How Much You Can Afford - getting pre-approved shows home sellers that you are serious about buying, and will allow you to make your offer with the confidence of knowing that you have already been approved for a mortgage. Keep in mind any potential repairs that may be needed to be made to the house, like a new roof or furnace.

2. Act Fast -According to the latest Existing Home Sales Report, the inventory of homes for sale is currently at a 4.7-month supply causing buyers to compete with each other for the house of their dreams.

3. Make a Solid Offer - Consider ways of making your offer stand out - we can help.

4. Be Prepared to Negotiate - it can be a process to get the home you are looking for and we are here to assist every step of the way.

Looking for some fun things to do here and in the Salt Lake City Valley...

Simple Treasures Holiday Boutique, Nov 9 - Nov 12 - Davis County Legacy Events Center in Farmington - If you’ve never been to a boutique before, this is the one not to miss! Over 130 of Utah's Premier Top Local Crafters!  A Huge Array of Booths Filled with Unique Hand Crafted Gifts, Holiday Décor, Fashion Chic Accessories, Neighbor Gifts, Handmade Jewelry, Metal Décor, Yummy Treats and much much more!!! $1

Veterans Day Memorial Concert, Nov 11 - The Ellen Eccles Theatre in Logan - Join with the American Festival Chorus and the USU Symphony Orchestra in this moving and reverent tribute to U.S. military service men and women. This year’s featured guest is Dr. Russell Hirst, Vietnam Veteran. Free

Isu World Cup Short Track Speed Skating - Nov 11 - Nov 13 - Utah Olympic Oval, Park City - The International Skating Union (ISU) six-race World Cup Series makes its second stop right here in Utah. This November, the fast-pace action of Short Track Speed Skating descends on the Utah Olympic Oval! Come cheer on over 150 short track speed skaters from 24 countries. $3 - $10

We will be back next week with more stats and fun things coming up in the Park City area, have a great week.

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Location, Location, Location

By Ramon Gomez, Jr.
Oct 12, 2016

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Location is important when buying or selling your home and the good news is that Park City ticks most boxes for "location, location, location". Recent studies direct to buy in the best location you can and identify new factors for determining location-worthiness. One study even shares that buying a home with a Starbucks nearby is a positive.

The Washington Post posted that homeowners saw an increase in home value in 2015 by being close to a Target store, good thing for us we have fantastic ski resorts and great shopping close by. As mentioned above being close to a Starbucks is good news too, "Between 1997 and 2014, homes within walking distance, or one-quarter mile, of a Starbucks appreciated 96 percent," said Forbes. "Compared to the national average for the same time period, 65 percent, it seems having a barista close by is a smart real estate move."

We all know you can change your home by adding on, updating, and renovating down to the last square foot, but what you can't change is where it's located. "A home is an investment - and the best investments have the most room for improvement," said Realtor.com. "Ideally, you'll be adding to the home during your ownership, building equity in hopes of a payoff when you (eventually) sell. Brendon DeSimone, author of "Next Generation Real Estate," stated.

Forbes offered a few more tips that they feel add value and we agree:

  • Accessiblity adds value, with "proximity to public transportation." Park City has great free public transportation.
  • Hot hoods border it - Park City is a great place to live according to Money magazine and is surrounding by amazing communities.
  • It has an Art Scene - Park City has many galleries, an Art Festival, art studios, theaters, Sundance, and the list goes on and on.
  • It Has Historic Architecture - Our historic downtown and the Park City museum are hot attractions.
  • Renovations are being made - "One of the most obvious signs of a turnaround neighborhood is homes that are in the process of renovation. Drive around and see if you spot construction trucks and dumpsters—then you know there's activity in the air."
Well, that is about it for this week and we will have information on Halloween in Park City in the next blog. And, remember Opening Day is only 37 days away at Park City Mountain Resort and in 51 days at Deer Valley as our first snow in town was on September 23rd - it’s time to dust off your skis and boards and get them ready for winter.

Park City Kimball Arts Festival

By Ramon Gomez, Jr.
Aug 10, 2016

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The 47th Annual Park City Kimball Art Festival kicks off this Friday, August 12th at 5 p.m. and finishes on Sunday, August 14th at 6 p.m. Every dollar received from admission goes to keeping the exhibitions and education programs free to the public all year long at the Kimball Art Center. There will be over 30 live MUSIC performances taking place on 3 stages throughout the weekend. There is plenty for the kids too as the KIDS’ AREA is jam packed with activities for kids of all ages. And don't forget that when the festival closes down, take advantage of Park City’s busy night life with FESTIVAL AFTER DARK.

Where - Location:

The Park City Kimball Arts Festival takes place on Park City’s historic Main Street.

Festival Hours:

Friday, August 12th: 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm Saturday, August 13th: 9:00 am to 7:00 pm Sunday, August 14th: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm

Ticket Prices:

Friday - Locals Night  – Summit County Residents  FREE * Adults: $12.00 each for a weekend pass Children/Students 6-17: $6.00 each for a weekend pass Children 5 and under: FREE

Saturday and Sunday Adults: $12.00 each for a weekend pass Children 6-17: $6.00 each for a weekend pass Children 5 and under: FREE

This year’s Best in Show has been selected and awarded to one artist from each category. Congratulations to all participating artists for making the Park City Kimball Arts Festival one of the best in the country. Check out the 2015 Best in Show.

“We’re showcasing the most talented artists in their respective fields to bring to our annual Arts Festival and raised the bar on programs like Taste of Art and Festival After Dark. As the largest three-day event in Park City during the summer, we work year-round to come up with innovative ways to create a multi-sensory experience for all of our patrons,” Robin Marrouche, Kimball Art Center’s Executive Director.

Looking for something to do after the Arts Festival is over? Well, Hops on the Hill is a Tuesday Night Summer Festival at Stein Eriksen Lodge, located mid-mountain at Deer Valley Resort. Each event will feature beer samplings by Utah's finest, award-winning craft breweries from Artisan Brew Masters, Chef Zane's patio barbeque pairings and a free concert on the lawn. This is a six-week Tuesday series that started on Tuesday, July 12th and wraps on Tuesday, August 16th. The Utah Craft Beer & Barbeque Tasting starts at 5:00 pm and the Free Concert on the Lawn at 6:00 pm.

Check out our website for more activities and access to preview all the homes on the market in the Park City area. Need a map, Park Record newspaper or local magazine - stop by our office and see us at 1635 W Redstone Center Drive, Suite 110 Park City UT 84098.

Second Quarter Park City Market Update

By Ramon Gomez, Jr.
Jul 27, 2016

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The total sum of all sold transactions in Park City from the first six months of 2016 suggests steady, but measured growth. The total volume of sales, roughly $800,200,000, is up 12% from the same time last year. This increase in sales volume can be attributed to a 20% increase in Single Family homes during the first six months of this calendar year.

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Sales volume is up: The number of closed properties in Park City showed a recovery from a slight downturn in the first quarter of this calendar year. Looking year-over-year, closed sales have remained fairly flat the last four years with the number of closed transactions at the second quarter benchmark remaining right around 400.

Sales are steady and have been for the last four years: Listing inventory in Park City, while still a bit constrained, has remained level for the last 12 months. There are currently 1,186 listings as of July 1 of 2016 compared to 1,170 from the same time last year, suggesting a stabilized inventory level.

Listing inventory has remained steady at around 1,000 active listings for the past 2 years: The current absorption rate, which is the rate at which available homes are sold in a specific market during a time period, suggests a much higher demand for anything under $660,000 for condos and anything under $1.6 million for family homes. Condos under $660,000 have an absorption rate of 4.6 months; whereas, condos over $660,000 have an absorption rate of 15.4 months. As the absorption rate is calculated by looking at the ration between available homes and monthly sales, these indicators suggest the importance of accurately pricing with the help of a seasoned professional. Overall, the absorption rate is gradually decreasing.

The absorption rate is decreasing, suggesting the importance of accurate pricing and strong buyer demand at the right price point: Prices are increasing both in and around Park City at a steady clip. Since January of 2012, the median price of single family homes in Park City has increased at an average of 7.2% per calendar year. The rolling median is up 12% from 2015, with the average price of single family homes increasing at a rate of 12.8%, suggesting a bullish local market. Prices are increasing, but a gradual rate.

The Condominium Market is also doing well and here are some tips to help you prepare your condo for the Park City market.

Decide when to sell your condo - time of year, current competition in your building and similar buildings, your personal goals and the state of the overall real estate market will affect the sale of your condo.

Prepare your condo for sale - declutter, stage every room for optimal use, and clean every inch. Optimize your storage by decluttering parking space(s) and lockers too.

Pricing your condo - important factors include views, ceiling height, layout, location in the building and the size of the condo. Supply & Demand in your building and similar buildings will affect price as well as recent renovations, maintenance fees, developer upgrades, parking, outdoor space, amenities, reputation of building and the ratio of renters to owners.

Marketing - your agent will market your condo with high resolution photos, brochures, flyers, videos, 3D tours, host open houses and be at every showing.

Our team is here to help market OR find your next home or condominium in the Park City area. Let us put our 18+ years of service to work for you.

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Visit our website for more information or give us a call to discuss Park City real estate.

Homes in the Glenwild Golf Community

By Ramon Gomez, Jr.
Jul 20, 2016

As a person that is in Glenwild from time to time, I wanted to inform you of some of the great homes that are for sale in Glenwild. We even have one that is available to rent or buy. Thank you for taking a moment to review these fine homes that I have listed, of course there are also several other fine homes available that I could assist you or your friends in reviewing. I would be honored to assist you…. call me directly anytime. 435-640-0590

a1016665-d82a-4d7d-b426-766f9841f761 7418 Glenwild Drive Lot 89 This timeless and classic estate has great mountain views, it sits above the 14th hole, and was just reduced from $10,000,000 to $8,200,000 5 BR, 7 BA, 11,564 SQ FT

 5f66573c-742b-42d7-86b0-ccb827466b9f 1333 Snowberry Street Lot 13 This elegant mountain contempory villa sits on the ridgeline and has dueling staircases, expansive kitchen, greatroom and dinning area. All with views worth savoring. 5 BR, 7 BA, 8,118 SQ FT $3,990,000

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7474 Foxglove Court Lot 121 This georgeous mountain contemporary home will be built on Lot 121. 4 Bedrooms, over 6,000 SQ FT Please call me for details.

 970c6cac-d3e7-4c6c-b36a-df46632b4eab 7710 Purple Sage Lot 49 You can rent this great home with sweeping views, long term 12/18 months for $8,750 per month. Owner will consider selling. Call for details. 4 BR, 6 BA with 7,430 SQ FT

 

Interested in the Park City real estate market - check out our digital version of the Summer 2016 Neighborhood Guide and the digital version of the Summer 2016 Living Guide.

In the news - check out the latest article about our great state Utah is #1 for business.

Fun around town - The Park City Mountain Resort Summer Concert Series gives a reason to kick off your sandals, get in the summer groove, and jam out under the summer stars at the Mountain Stage in Canyons Village on Saturdays at 6:00 pm. The next concert is coming up on July 30th with Robert Ellis.

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Outdoors in Park City

By Ramon Gomez, Jr.
Jul 13, 2016

AAEAAQAAAAAAAAfxAAAAJDA1MDUxZTVkLTMwMjQtNDlhMi1hYzhhLTNiNDg5NDIwZGY4YQPark City has been on the biking map for sometime and is proud to have been awarded a Gold Medal in Singletrack.  Our fair town is also one of the Top 10 Mountain Bike Destinations in North America. But, let's not forget our hikers - Park City, Utah boasts more than 400 miles of trails and it can be difficult to know which hikes are suited for you, here are five local favorites! Whether you're searching for family-friendly outings or a longer adventure to the top of a mountain, any one of these trails is a great starting point for your next Park City hike.

The Rio Olympics are one month away, so get your gold medal experience at the Utah Olympic Park as there is fun for the entire family and activities daily. In the mood for something pleasant to the ears... the Park City Beethoven Festival officially kicks off its 33rd season at the Park City Community Church and runs through August 15th at various venues around town. Not enough things to do in Park City - well check out a Historical Gourmand Food Tour with Chris McLaws - Ranked #1 Thing To Do by TripAdvisor.

Prior to becoming a Realtor I was in the hospitality business for many years and managed a number of golf clubs, including the prestigious Glenwild - right here in Park City. My love of golf and knowledge of Golf Clubs has helped in the sales and purchases of many homes in golf communities around Park City. Here is a video of all the Golf Club Communities in the Park City area to give you a glimpse at all these beautiful courses. Let me know if you have any questions about homes for sale or if you are looking to list your home at one of these great courses.

On a quick side note... I am proud to be a part of the National Association of Realtors and to have recently earned my Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS). Please let me know how I may help you in your international home sale or search.

Park City - Sneak Peek & Draper - Open House

By Ramon Gomez, Jr.
Jul 06, 2016

FullSizeRenderThe Park City Sneak Peek... 6816 Mineral Loop is coming on the market July 12th! This beautiful home is located in the Silver Gate Ranches subdivision on a little over a half acre of land. The home has 3,702 finished square footage with another 2,377 unfinished square feet of possibilities. Stunning views await you as the home faces the beautiful mountains of Park City. There are 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, 2 fireplaces, an office and a den in this beautifully designed mountain contemporary home. Call us for your sneak peek today.

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12928 S HICKORY KNOLLS COURT - SALT LAKE CITY OPEN HOUSE - SATURDAY, JULY 9, 2016 - 12 Noon to 3 pm Contemporary Elegance With Forever Views Plus Room For All Of Your Toys

Contemporary elegance with special attention to craftsmanship, such as wood carved doors, beautiful light fixtures, all within a floor plan that will fit you like a glove. The kitchen and great room offer the perfect setting for entertaining your friends and family inside and outside with views to savor and room for everyone. Located on a quiet cul-de-sac, this home offers privacy and a lovely secluded landscaped backyard. There is an extremely large Master Suite on the main floor offering a see-thru fireplace, sitting area and private deck. The exercise room could become a 5th bedroom on the lower level. The main floor garage is a 4 car garage while on the lower level there is a large 10+ car garage with 2,850 sq ft of space, storage, two 14ft garage doors and even it's own bathroom - enough to fit everything you own. Click here to view pictures and our 3D tour.

Click here to view the 2016 Q1 Market Report for the Wasatch Front.

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Ramon Gomez, Jr. and Judy Gomez

ramon@rgomezjr.com

435-640-0590

www.RealtorRamonInParkCity.com

 

Happy 4th of July!

By Ramon Gomez, Jr.
Jul 05, 2016

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Happy 4th of July from our family to yours! Here are the links for the celebrations in Park City today as well as activities for the rest of the month.

Every Wednesday All Month Park City Farmer's Market

Every Sunday All Month Park Silly Market

Every Thursday All Month Newpark Concert Series

Every Thursday All Month Heber City Farmer's Market

Weekends All Month Flying Ace Show at Utah Olympic Park

6/30-7/4 Oakley Rodeo and 4th of July Celebrations

7/1-7/4 Egyptian Theatre presents Rock of Ages

7/4 Park City Independence Day Parade and Celebrations

7/6 The Austin Wolfe Band at Deer Valley

7/7-7/10 The Park City Food and Wine Classic

7/9 Utah Symphony and the B-52s at Deer Valley

7/14 Big Stars, Bright Nights Presents Lyle Lovett

7/15 Sundance Outdoor Film Series Presents The Way, Way Back

7/21 Big Start, Bright Nights presents Chris Botti

7/23 The Music of David Bowie with Utah Symphony at Deer Valley

7/29 Park City Gallery Stroll

7/29 - 7/30 Wasatch Fair Days and Demolition Derby

The Park Record has every event through the rest of the month in Park City via this link.

Philanthropy and Fun in Park City

By Ramon Gomez, Jr.
Jun 21, 2016

ImageSummer is here and Park City has fun and philanthropy for the entire family. The Park Record newspaper shares all the activities going on in and around Park City and the many volunteer opportunities available. The Wife and I love to participate with and donate to many organizations. I have had the privilege for the past 4 years of being a part of the Park City Board of Realtors' Philanthropic Committee. This is very rewarding as we spread the $1,000's and $1,000's of dollars that Realtors in Park City donate. This year we had the privilege to be a part of $20,000 in scholarships awarded to students at Park City High School, South Summit High School, North Summit High School and Wasatch High School. The Park Record shared -  Lea, president of the philanthropic committee, called the scholarships the focal point of the foundation. Gomez, the group's treasurer, said it is "the most rewarding thing we do." To read the article in its entirety - click here.

The Basin Parks-Trails Recreation Fieldhouse is expanding again! Phase III of The Fieldhouse expansion is starting soon and they are adding some incredible features to be completed by March 2017 to include: 15,000 sq. ft. multi-purpose gymnasium for basketball, volleyball, and fitness classes; 2,000 sq. ft. cardio, stretching, and core fitness space; 4-lane outdoor lap pool for masters swimming and open lap swimming; andZumba, and water aerobics and an outdoor hot tub. In the meantime, take advantage of their Summer Pass Sale ending June 30th.

If you are up for a scenic drive the 2016 Sundance Bearclaw Supper Club has some great events coming up. The Chef’s Seated Tasting Menu is a luxurious six-course tasting menu served at communal tables with live entertainment. There are available dates on Saturday, June 25, July 30, and August 27 all at 5:00 pm.  Tickets are $195 per person and this includes tax & gratuity - alcohol may be purchased separately. The Supper Club Soirée is a sparkling reception-style supper club with heavy hors d’oeuvres, live music and special action stations where chefs prepare savory dishes before your eyes.  There are available dates on Saturday, July 16,  and August 13 all at 5:00 pm. Tickets are $115 per person and this includes tax and gratuity - alcohol may be purchased separately.

Here are some of the events coming up the next two weeks in Park City: 6/22 Mountain Town Concert at Deer Valley 6/23-6/25 Asleep at the Wheel at the Egyptian Theatre 6/24 Park City Gallery Stroll 6/25 Discrete Peak Series at Deer Valley Resort 6/25 Historic Home Tour 6/30 Oakley Rodeo and 4th of July Celebration

Exciting news - Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices is expanding globally! I am proud to be part of the global expansion and a Certified International Property Specialist. I will share more in next week's blog, call me today with any questions.

Beautiful Homes in Park City

By Ramon Gomez, Jr.
Jun 08, 2016

This week we would like to share a sampling with you of some of the beautiful homes and land we have listed for sale in the Park City area.

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7097 Glenwild Drive is a truly special single floor living home. The wide open floor plan has spectacular views of both ski resorts and the Olympic Park. This home is finished in the most elegant and extraordinary ways - Luna Bronze stone fixtures are inside and outside the home; with three water features - one at the front entrance, one inside the home that is part of a 11,500 lb. rock feature, and one on the back porch. The four car garage has built-ins and the master bedroom has his and her bathrooms with one featuring a heated stone tub.

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12928 S Hickory Knolls Ct is in Draper with contemporary elegance and special attention to craftsmanship, such as wood carved doors, beautiful light fixtures, all within a floor plan that will fit you like a glove. The kitchen and great room offer the perfect setting for entertaining your friends and family inside and outside with views to savor from every room. Located on a quiet cul-de-sac, this home offers privacy and a secluded fully landscaped backyard. An extremely large Master Suite on the main floor offers a see-thru fireplace, private sitting area and your own private deck.  The main floor garage has room for four cars while on the lower level this is a large 10+ car garage with 14 foot doors, storage and it's own bathroom.

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3284 Big Spruce Way came on the market and immediately went under contract. This beautiful home is in the Pinebrook community of Park City.

 

 

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7418 Glenwild Drive is a palatial home accessed via a custom designed heated driveway lined with immaculate landscaping highlighting the local flora. Located in the prestigious, secluded and gated Glenwild Golf Community with over 11,000 square feet this home will capture you with its superior design, elegant lines and striking details. This immaculate home offers spectacular views of Park City, America’s largest ski resort, and sits on the Tom Fazio designed 14th hole at Glenwild, Golf Digest rated #1 Utah golf course since 2001.

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9601 Eagle Crest Lane is a stunning 17 acre lot that is perched high in The Preserve, offering you spectacular views of the Park city valley below and America's largest ski resort. Being at the end of this short street provides the new owner with privacy and views galore. This property also backs up to 408 acres of Open Space. Come and see why this could be the very best lot for the price.

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1333 Snowberry Street in Glenwild is a must see. This exquisitely finished home has unobstructed views....Sit out at the fire pit as you enjoy the mountain views and sunsets.. or slide over to the hot tub located on the precipice of this lot. The dueling staircases are just one of the several highlights of the expansive great room/kitchen/dining area... all with views worth savoring. Radiant flooring heat will keep you toasty warm in the winter while sitting in front of the massive stone fireplace in the great room. The master bedroom is on the main floor with its own sitting area, steam shower and views from your bed of the mountains.

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Exterior_1800x1200_2276465Looking for a home to rent in the prestigious Glenwild community... 7710 Purple Sage is calling. Give me a call to find out more information about this stunning home or any other homes in this blog

Heber Valley Market

By Ramon Gomez, Jr.
Jun 01, 2016

RL2 copyHeber Valley is only fifteen minutes from Park City and thirty minutes from Provo, the majestic Heber Valley is perfectly situated at the base of the mighty Wasatch mountains. Home to some of the most beautiful ranch property in the country, the Heber Valley offers breathtaking views of the nearly 12,000 foot Mt. Timpanogos and has the Jordanelle Reservoir to the North and Deer Creek Reservoir to the south, both offering a wide variety of water sports including fishing and boating. Property types range from charming historic single family homes to expansive ranches and luxury golf properties. Heber Valley is a golfers dream with over 100 holes of golf at the Wasatch Mountain State Park, Soldier Hollow, Quarry Springs, and the private gated community of Red Ledges. Heber City was recently named as one of the greatest towns in America.

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Midway, home to Swiss Days and the Olympic-designated Nordic track at Soldier Hollow, has several new developments in addition to its lovely ranches and bungalows. Midway is also home to 100 holes of golf at 5 different courses and the Soldier Hollow cross-country ski track. Midway offers a slower pace lifestyle, that allows equestrian pursuits as well as close proximity to the hustle and bustle of Park City and Salt Lake. Homes here have a charming mountain setting that is peaceful and quaint and command a premium over the rest of the Heber Valley.

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Heber and Midway boast award-winning restaurants, champion-designated golf courses, parks, and expansive trail systems. Whether you love horses, hiking, golfing, fishing, or enjoying the best of the American West, Heber Valley is not to be missed. Check out the upcoming events in the Heber Valley and peruse the  2015 Heber Valley Market Report.

 

Upcoming Events in Heber:

6/3 Commemorative Air Force Swing Dance at Heber City Airport

6/4 Free Fishing Day at Wasatch Mountain State Park

6/4 National Trails Day at State Parks

6/16 Heber City's Farmer's Market on Main Street

6/17-6/18 Ragnar Relay Running Series

6/25 Wasatch Chevy's "Back to the 50's" Car Show Main Street

7/4 Homestead Old Fashion 4th of July

7/14-7/16 IRHA Intermountain Reining Horse Association

7/16 Fire on the Water at Jordanelle

7/30 Wasatch County Demolition Derby at Wasatch County Events Complex

8/5-8/6 Utah Commemorative Airforce Classic Car Show at Heber City Airport

8/6-8/7 Tour of Utah

8/20 National Ability Center's Summit Challenge Bike Race in Midway

Call us with any questions about the Heber Valley or visit our website to search all the homes currently on the market.

Golf Community Market Report

By Ramon Gomez, Jr.
May 29, 2016

 

Park City is known for great snow, picturesque mountains, and North America’s largest ski resort; but did you know that there are seventeen golf courses within thirty-two minutes of Old Town? Check out our Golf Community Market Report to see both Single Family Homes and Vacant Land available/sold at many of our fine golf communities in the Park City area. (Promontory Pictured Above)

Seven of these courses are private clubs located within five private gated communities, Glenwild, Promontory, Tuhaye, Red Ledges, Victory Ranch (Promontory and Red Ledges each have two golf courses). There are two other fine private courses located in Park City…Park Meadows and Jeremy Ranch.

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Our eight public golf courses are extremely well maintained and a joy to play all with the bonus of very reasonable green fees. I have personally played all but three of them and I am here to tell you that golfing in Park City area is like Heaven on Earth. Park City provides mild temperatures, well maintained greens and fabulous mountain views from every golf course.

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As I have managed private clubs for over 15 years, in several fine resort locations, it is my professional and personal opinion that you will not find a better golfing experience anywhere. Whether you wish to join an exclusive private club or play one our fine public courses, you will not be disappointed.

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If you would like to find out more about the Park City Golf Community give me a call and I would be happy to help you find your next slice of Heaven.

Glenwild Golf Community

By Ramon Gomez, Jr.
May 25, 2016

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Glenwild was developed by DMB Associates of Scottsdale AZ who have done several quality developments around the Southwest and Hawaii. This Tom Fazio designed golf course has been rated the number one private golf course in Utah by Golf Digest ever since the day it opened. As a golf community it is extremely well designed, with the golf course never crossing a “road” and only having homes on one side of the fairway…not both sides like most developments. Also the cast path never crosses a road and the home-sites are set way back from the course.

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Glenwild is currently over 50% built-out with 211 lots ranging from just under a half acre to 7 acres in size. This location is north of Kimball Junction putting you in the closest location to the areas most people are desiring… and of course less than 15 minutes to Deer Valley Ski Resort, with Park City Mountain Resort only 7 and 12 minutes away, and the Salt Lake City Airport only 32 minutes away.

We are proud to share our listings in Glenwild and if you visit our website you will have access to every single home on the market in Glenwild as well as the rest of the Park City area.

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1333 Snow Berry Street  was recently filmed by Jay Deher of Berkshire Hathaway in SLC who has a Sunday afternoon TV show on Channel 4 showcasing real estate for the Salt Lake City news team and this link will take you to the home tour and more information on this beautiful home. This exquisitely finished home has unobstructed views. You can sit sit out at the fire pit as you enjoy the mountain views and sunsets.. or slide over to the hot tub located on the precipice of this lot. The dueling staircases are another one of several highlights of the expansive great room/kitchen/dining area and all have views worth savoring.

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Our next home on the market is the absolutely stunning 7418 Glenwild Drive with over 11,000 square feet, superior design, elegant lines and striking details. This immaculate home offers spectacular views of Park City, America’s largest ski resort, and sits on the Tom Fazio designed 14th hole at Glenwild, Golf Digest rated #1 Utah golf course since 2001.

 

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And coming soon... 7097 Glenwild Drive is a truly special single floor living home. The wide open floor plan has spectacular views of both ski resorts & the Olympic Park. This home is finished in the most elegant & extraordinary ways: Luna Bronze stone fixtures, 3 water features, private back patio, an 11,500 lb rock fountain, heated stone around tub with a heater to maintain water temp,  and four car garage with built-ins.

 
 
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