grand junction colorado: Small Town, BIG Results! - 03/29/23 03:12 PM
If you are looking for top-performing agents in Grand Junction, Colorado, look to REMAX 4000!

grand junction colorado: Food and Wine of the Grand Valley is What I love About Living Here - 02/28/23 10:53 AM
The weather and the abundant sun in the area makes the Grand Valley an agricultural mecca and it is Colorado's top wine producing area.  With all of the Grand Valley's agricultural riches, it's no surprise restaurants are taking advantage of local growers who supply ultra-local, fresh fare to wineries, farmers markets, and restaurants in the area.  Grand Valley restaurants embodied the locally grown, fresh-food movement long before it was popular.  In recent years, a few ambitious chefs and winemakers have helped turn the Grand Valley region into a legitimate culinary destination.  Bin 707 Foodbar owner and James Beard nominated chef Josh … (7 comments)

grand junction colorado: Grand Junction, CO: Best Places Place to Live 2022 - 01/11/23 11:54 AM
Grand Junction is the Heart of the Grand ValleyGrand Junction is in Mesa County and the population of the entire county is 157,987, while the city population is about 65,000.  The city lies at the junction of the Colorado and Gunnison Rivers.
Grand Junction has a small town feel with the advantages of a larger city.  Housing offers choices from condos, townhomes, subdivisions, custom homes and homes on acreage.  Luxury upscale homes in the Redlands area with the Colorado National Monument as the dramatic backdrop is very popular with new residents.
Buyers deciding on a specific area to live have a range of … (5 comments)

grand junction colorado: 2841 1/2 Trevor Mesa Dr. Grand Junction, CO - 08/27/22 11:43 AM
Listing DetailsMesa Estates Custom Built Home2841 1/2 Trevor Mesa Dr. Grand Junction, CO 81503
Price: $433,000
MLS number: 20224584
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1633
Call Sandra Mathewson at 970-261-1686 to see if this property is still available and arrange a showing.
You Will Love This Totally Upgraded Custom HomeWonderful opportunity to own a stunning condo in the Lincoln Park area of West Seattle. This waterfront townhome, including an elevator, has been featured in both Seattle Homes & Life and Good Housekeeping magazines! The condo is an entertainer’s dream with walls of glass (or does that make them windows?), 19 foot ceilings, an open great room … (7 comments)

grand junction colorado: A Guide to Orchard Mesa Townhomes in Grand Junction Colorado - 07/13/21 09:53 AM
The Orchard Mesa Neighborhood of Grand Junction Colorado Offers Many Options and Price Ranges for Townhomes
Orchard Mesa is south of Grand Junction and can be accessed by Highway 50 or 29 Road.  Orchard Mesa is an unincorporated area south of the Colorado River and uses Grand Junction for the mailing address and zipcode 81503.
Orchard Mesa has a main shopping center off of Highway 50 with a City Market, retail stores, restaurants, banks and hardware stores.  Expansion of the shopping is in the works with additional housing projects.
Eagle Rim Park is off of Unaweep and is a popular spot for the youth.  … (2 comments)

grand junction colorado: AVM is an Automated Estimate of Your Home's Value, NOT a True Price - 06/21/21 12:26 PM
Automated Valuation of Your Home is NOT a True Price
If you want to find the approximate value of your Grand Junction, Colorado home, an instant electronic valuation may get you relatively close.  But, if your goal is to price your home without leaving thousands of dollars on the table, and still stand up to a lender's appraisal, you will want someone qualified to view and walk through your property.
You may have a real estate agent who can help you, but if not, the next option is to go to the internet.  There you can search your area, get a sense of … (1 comments)

grand junction colorado: Here is Why You Need to Retire in Grand Junction CO - 06/18/21 01:26 PM

Grand Junction, Colorado - Destination For Retirees
When a small town has a high quality of life and a good economy, it begins to draw new residents.  Grand Junction has a unique sense of place and a manageable size, population under 100,000, small enough to easily navigate but large enough to offer a wide variety of culture, amenities, outdoor recreation, and pleasures large cities can't offer.
Today I will focus on the pleasures that large cities can't offer, before we talk about the pragmatic reasons that moving to Grand Junction, Colorado will be your best decision.
Live Music Performed Outdoors
One of the perks of … (0 comments)

grand junction colorado: Grand Junction, Colorado Favorite Downtown Restaurants - 04/13/21 12:14 PM
   The Summer Season Brings Extra Time for Brunch, Outdoor Dining and Exotic Drinks
Come warm summer weather, we take every opportunity to sup on the sidewalk or sip wine on an umbrellaed patio.  Plan you alfresco dining around these popular restaurants.
Rockslide Brewery (pictured above)  is a Grand Junction staple for those seeking craft beer and good food.  Rockslide serves killer pub food, juicy burgers, crisp salads, sandwiches, pasta dishes, seafood and steaks cooked to perfection.  My personal favorites are their Jumbo Chicken Wings appetizer basket, Creole Burger, and Bacon-Wrapped Meatloaf. There is also a must-have dessert Slide Mudd Pie, topped with … (4 comments)

grand junction colorado: Grand Junction, CO Downtown Mobility Car Show - 04/12/21 10:47 AM
Downtown Grand Junction's Main Street will be rumbling with the sound of car engines from vintage cars and "muscle cars".  The big car show is scheduled for Saturday, September 18th, 2021 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, and this car show always draws a big crowd. The Mobility Driven Car Show is one of the biggest and best shows to hit the town.
I attended the 2019 show and there were 6 blocks of cars lining each side of the street.  It was very hard to find a parking spot downtown.  But, we had a GREAT time.  Here are a few of … (6 comments)

grand junction colorado: 1146 Sunflower Ave, Fruita CO 81521 For Sale $289,500 - 09/09/20 03:46 PM

 Fruita Colorado Home For Sale  
THE PERFECT LOCATION IN A GREAT NEIGHBORHOOD!Ranch style home, 1563 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths with 2 car attached garage.
Features a split bedroom plan, open concept with entertaining size living room, dining room and kitchen  Light and bright gives this home a welcoming feel.
Lots of original builder added extras such as an extended wall of kitchen cabinets for a large pantry, built-in china cabinet, cove molding in living room ceiling, built-in desk in the living room and real wood floor in the entry.
Large bedrooms and an oversize master suite with a walk-in closet, dual vanities and … (7 comments)

grand junction colorado: 653 Grand View Dr. Grand Junction, CO 81506 SOLD - 07/06/20 05:49 AM

653 Grand View Dr. Grand Junction, CO 81506
My buyers were moving to Grand Junction from Grand Lake, Colorado.  Mike and Nancy wanted to get away from large accumaltions of snow to a more mild climate.  We looked at homes for four days and then this beauty caught their eye.  It has 4 bedrooms, 4 baths, a car garage, is 2870 square feet on a .31 lot.
It checked all the boxes!  Nancy is an artist and needed a dedicated space, the upstairs bedroom was perfect.  Mike wanted to relax and have his own space and TV, the upstairs family room fit that … (4 comments)

grand junction colorado: 3490 Woodgate Drive Grand Junction CO SOLD - 04/17/20 06:50 AM

3490 Woodgate Drive grand Junction, Colorado 81506
My Denver clients had made several trips to Grand Junction to view homes, but none of the homes they selected online to view interested them when they saw them in person.  One particular visit, the wife flew in for a quick day trip.  We looked at 6 homes and when I was taking her to the airport I checked the new listings.  This home on Woodgate Drive was immediately of interest but they required 24 hour notice so she flew back to Denver.  The next day I went to the home and took additional photos, … (6 comments)

grand junction colorado: Food Truck Friday in Grand Junction, Colorado - 05/28/19 02:24 PM
Grand Junction, Colorado
Food Truck Fridays
Food Truck Friday is a twice monthly event all summer long in Grand Junction.  With the sun out until 8;30 pm, who wants to go home on Friday?  Twice a month you can come to Food Truck Friday, grab something to eat, listen to live music and enjoy a beverage from the beer garden. The event rotates between Grand Junction, Fruita and Palisade.

grand junction colorado: Grand Junction CO in Top 25 High-Tech GDP Growth - 02/22/19 07:28 AM

Grand Junction in Top 25 for High-Tech GDP Growth February 21, 2019 – Last month, the Milken Institute, a world-renowned nonpartisan think tank, released its annual rankings of the “Best Performing Cities”. The so-called BPC index measures which “American metropolitan areas offer the greatest opportunities for prosperity and innovation across the nation.” The Provo-Orem area in Utah took home the top ranking this year thanks to its friendly business and tax environment, its educated workforce and growing high-tech sector. Grand Junction ranked 131st overall among small metros, but there were some interesting and positive findings.
First, while 131st place might feel somewhat disappointing, … (0 comments)

grand junction colorado: Grand Junction New Home Sales September 2018 - 11/07/18 01:43 PM
Home / Blog / New Home Subdivision Sales Grand Junction Colorado New Home Subdivision Sales Grand Junction ColoradoNovember 7, 2018 by Sandra Mathewson
  To read previous months and years of Grand Junction New Home Subdivision Sales
Gross Total Volume for Sales was $12,498,400 Grand Junction builders recorded for 40 sales for the month of September 2018.  The average price was $312,460 with average price per square foot of $177.16.
Subdivisions with the most sales were Adove View North 3;  Mountain View Estates 3;  Heritage Heights 3:  Copper Creek North 3 and Willow Wood 2.
Are you looking for more information on new home builders and subdivisions in … (0 comments)

grand junction colorado: How To Buy a Home and Sell a Home at the Same Time - 11/01/18 02:53 PM
   How To Buy And Sell A Home At The Same Time November 1, 2018 by Sandra Mathewson
Selling your current home and buying a new home at the same time requires a strategy and skill. Evaluate the local housing market: The state of the real estate market in your area is the biggest factor in timing your home purchase and sale correctly.  Knowing what kind of market you are in is important whether you are just moving locally, or if you're moving to another town.
Understanding the market you are interested in will help ensure you don't miss out on a home … (1 comments)

grand junction colorado: Downtown Grand Junction Colorado Car Show 2018 - 10/29/18 01:37 PM
 Grand Junction is, in a business sense, exhibiting similarieties to Boulder.  Software companies are moving to town,  Newcomers opt for relatively few traffic headaches, for affordability and for not having to travel far to be able to recreate in the Colorado National Monument. 
Year-round events like the Downtown Grand Junction Car Show showcase all that Grand Junction has to offer!

grand junction colorado: North Grand Junction, CO 10 Best Neighborhoods to Buy A Home - 09/13/18 10:48 AM
10 Best North Grand Junction NeighborhoodsSeptember 9, 2018 by Sandra Mathewson
North Grand Junction  Mountain Vistas, Farms, Homes on Acreage, Open Space, Only 10 Minutes to Downtown North Grand Junction Homes For Sale M10 Best Neighborhoods in North Grand Junction Looking For More Information on Top Neighborhoods in North Grand Junction?  Family, Young Professionals, or Retirees, There are Great Neighborhoods in Grand Junction for Everyone ! North Grand Junction has always been the most popular part of town to live in.  From stylish condo communities, upscale town homes, family neighborhoods, luxury homes to the rolling hills of the farms and ranches.  The views … (0 comments)

grand junction colorado: JXN Station New Co-Working Space In Grand Junction - 07/11/18 12:10 PM
Collaborate with members in your industry to work together and grow your business. 
Because you can only drink so much coffee before they ask you to leave your favorite coffee shop.Networking with in-house industry members and one-on-one sessions is our community’s source of power.  Your business will thrive with an increase of meet-ups.
     You will have a dedicated space to get the job done. Many solopreneurs need to get out of the house at some point.  No more distraction from kids, pets, housework or a multitude of distractions.  With co-working … (0 comments)

grand junction colorado: New Homes Sales Grand Junction Colorado - 05/18/18 01:03 PM

26 New Homes in Grand Junction SOLD February 2018No rest for home builders in the Grand Valley as demand for homes both new and resale push sales prices higher on low inventory of homes availableThe Subdivisions with the most sales for the month of February are:Copper Creek 4 sales;  Heritage Estates 2 sales, Adobe Falls 2 sales.Average price is $324,207     Average PSF  $171.84       Gross volume  $8,429,400Here is the recap of sales for subdivisions by bedroom/bathroom, square footage, PPSF and address.Available listings can be found by clicking the name of these popular subdivisions:  Heritage Heights, Adobe View North, Aspen … (3 comments)

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