Utah Economy Category

April Park City Home Sales Soared

April was a great month for Park City home sales. A total of 29 homes in the Park City/Deer Valley area sold at a median 98 percent of their original listing prices. The total sales volume for April was $41,512,483. I show around 300 homes per month. I’m in the trenches as much as anyone […]

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Westgate Park City Home of ‘Best of State’ Awards

PARK CITY, Utah, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Westgate Park City Resort & Spa, Utah’s premier mountain resort recently announced it won multiple 2014 ‘Best of State’ Award in six categories: Best Ski Resort Best Destination Spa (Serenity Spa) Best Steakhouse (Edge Steakhouse) Best America Pub (Drafts Sports Bar & Grill) Best Gourmet Burger (Drafts) Best Fitness Camp (One Fitness […]

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Salt Lake County Unveils Fast-Charger

Editor’s note: The following is a press release originally published by Salt Lake County News Service. SALT LAKE COUNTY —Partners from Salt Lake County, the Utah Clean Air Partnership (UCAIR), the state of Utah and others recently unveiled the first ever electric fast-charging station for public use along the Wasatch Front. It is located at 2001 […]

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Hearing Hints of Settlement Talks between Park City Resort, Talisker Land Holdings

by Joel Carson President/Principal Broker Utah Real Estate SLBR 2012 ‘Salesperson of the Year’ It sounds like Park City Mountain Resort (PCMR) and Talisker Land Holdings, LLC have come together to at least talk about the high-profile lawsuit that has had the two companies (as well as their parent companies and associates) entangled in battle […]

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August Utah Home Sales Down, Prices Creep Up

by Joel Carson President/Principal Broker Utah Real Estate SLBR 2012 ‘Salesperson of the Year’ Salt Lake County home sales dipped slightly in August compared to July. In August 1,347 homes sold; 1,502 homes sold in July. Last month’s performance in this county lagged behind 2012 sales for the same period in 2012 when 1,380 homes […]

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Is Park City, Utah on a Downhill Slide?

by Joel Carson President/Principal Broker Utah Real Estate SLBR 2012 ‘Salesperson of the Year’ Will Park City Mountain Resort Vacate Soon? Nah. Although Park City Mountain Resort (PCMR) was recently served an eviction notice by a company representing Vail Resorts, don’t look for PCMR’s office furniture to show up on a local Facebook yard sale […]

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Utah Homes for Sale in Nation’s Best Cities

by Joel Carson President/Principal Broker Utah Real Estate SLBR 2012 ‘Salesperson of the Year’ Winning! Three Utah cities were named among Money Magazine’s 2013 “Best Places to Live.” Farmington was ranked number 14 out of 100 in the publication’s annual feature on “America’s Best Small Towns”; Draper ranked 25th; Lindon ranked 29th. If you’re shopping […]

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July Utah Home Sales, Prices Hit 5-Year High

by Joel Carson President/Principal Broker Utah Real Estate SLBR 2012 ‘Salesperson of the Year’ The number of Utah homes sold in July showed significant improvement over sales during the same period in 2012. In fact, this Utah experienced a five-year high of 3,338 residential real estate sales. In July 2009 a total of 2,762 homes […]

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July 2013 Summit County Home Sales, Prices Shape Up

by Joel Carson President/Principal Broker Utah Real Estate SLBR 2012 ‘Salesperson of the Year’ July Summit County home sales were 200 percent higher this year than they were in 2011, and nearly 152 percent higher than last year. The median sold price of these homes is up dramatically from previous years and the price per […]

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Park City Home to Kimball Arts Festival

Play in Park City this Weekend! by Joel Carson President/Principal Broker Utah Real Estate SLBR 2012 ‘Salesperson of the Year’ The Park City Kimball Arts Festival on historic Main Street is in full swing. The town is hopping with art lovers and artists who are right at home in Park City. On Saturday the show […]

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