Town of Snowmass Village, Colorado
Established in 1977 Snowmass Village is currently celebrating its 50th year as a destination ski resort and small mountain town. This beloved destination is located less than ten miles from Aspen. Snowmass Village boasts the 2nd largest ski area and longest vertical drop (4,046 feet) of any ski area in the USA. The town itself has almost 3,000 residents and many fiercely loyal part-time homeowners within its 25.5 square miles. This is a real community surrounded by breathtaking views and pristine scenery.
Winter in Snowmass is dominated by skiing and snowboarding with over 95% of the lodging being ski-in/ski-out. Summer is tranquil and beautiful with outdoor adventures and many fun festivals (including the big JAS concerts). All year round, Snowmass Village is a perfect environment for families. The town has desirable homesites, houses, condominiums and ranches, for homebuyers interested in relocating to the mountains, or as the perfect community for a second home investment.
Prices of homes in Snowmass Village are generally more affordable than comparable properties in Aspen with no sacrifice in beautiful surroundings or convenience. Families with children will be happy to know that Snowmass Village is also within the Aspen School District. The town’s overall infrastructure is currently in a renaissance phase with new properties, hotels, restaurants, shops, services and upgrades being completed now. This is an exciting time to consider acquiring property in Snowmass Village.