According to Land Title Guarantee Company , Eagle County passed the $1 billion dollar mark in sales in November 2011. This is the 14th year since 1996 that the county has passed the $1 billion dollar mark with the exception of 2009. There were 121 sales in November that totaled $124.8 million. The majority of the transactions were down valley in Eagle and Gypsum. Lower priced homes made up the majority of the sales; with 71% of the sales being under $1 million dollars.
The largest price per square foot home was in Vail's Solaris Residences. The Vail Golf Course was the area with the highest average sales price; $6.2 million over two transactions. One of those sales was a newly built home which sold for $9.25 million which was the highest priced transaction in all of Eagle County for the month of November. There were nine transactions over $4 million in the month of November which was the most transactions in this category in any month in 2011.
If you are looking for some new entertainment?in Vail, there are a couple of?new places to try!
CineBistro is located in the Solaris.? This is an upscale restaurant/theater for both locals and visitors.? CineBistro serves cocktails and gourmet meals.? You want to show up 30 minutes before the movie starts so the servers can take your order and all can be served before the film begins.? It is suggested that you purchase your tickets in advance as the tickets are selling out quickly over the holidays. You can visit www.cobbcinebistro.com?to choose your seats.? Tickets are $10 for children and $16.50 for adults.? The theater is family-friendly but caters to the 21 and older crowd after 8 p.m.
The VMS Home Tour has become a Vail tradition that allows Vail Mountain School to offer scholarshops based on financial need to a greater number of children each year.? In it's 39th year, the Vail Mountain School Home tour will have some fabulous homes on tour this year.? In the center of Vail Village, recently completed this summer, there will be two privates residences available to see in Solaris.? In one of Vail's premier neighborhoods, you will be able to visit 254 Beaver Dam Road, 265 Beaver Dam Road, 332 Beaver Dam Circle and 424 Forest Road.? After much anticipation, The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Vail will open this fall, and the Home Tour guests will?be able to ?preview one of it's penthouse units.