Blog: Community Happenings, Events, and Real Estate News - Blog Archive: August, 2013

August 2013

Found 16 blog entries for August 2013.

More beta on the Overall Market with Rising Interest Rates

Similar conditions exist in the Ogden and Ogden Valley markets.  More to come on this in next month's news letter.

This was released earlier: Trulia Reports Asking Home Price Slowdown Amid Rising Mortgage Rates, Expanding Inventory, and Declining Investor Interest 
Read more at http://www.calculatedriskblog.com/2013/08/trulia-asking-home-price-slowdown-amid.html#plWO3t8HvzgMPOR0.99 

Asking home prices are now starting to lose steam as mortgage rates rise, inventory expands, and investor demand declines. Nationally, asking prices dropped 0.3 percent in July – the first month-over-month (M-o-M) decline since November 2012. Seasonally adjusted, prices rose 3.3 percent quarter-over…
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September will be upon us shortly, and that means summer is slowly winding down.  With the conclusion of summer comes the end of this year’s Blues, Brews, and BBQ Concert Series at Snowbasin.  Indeed, the series is two-thirds complete; only five shows remain on the concert schedule.  If you still have not been to one of these free concerts at Snowbasin, what are you waiting for?  We invite you to come up this Sunday, September 1st, for the latest edition of Blues, Brews, and BBQ, featuring the Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band and special guest Bullets and Belles.

The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band is quite possibly the biggest, most established band to play the stage at the Patio at Earl’s Lounge so far this year.  A three-piece band from Brown County,

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We love living here in Ogden Valley.  It is truly beautiful here—in more ways than one.  One of our favorite things about living here is that life here is about 20 years behind the times—in a good way, of course!  What we mean is—life is simple here.  We ski, we bike, we hike, we boat, and we play with our kids.  We know our neighbors, and they know us.  Ogden Valley is a community, a community whose members are somewhat accountable to each other, and we love that.  Nothing exemplifies that very notion more than the Community Foundation of Ogden Valley and the Amazing Raise.

The Community Foundation of Ogden Valley is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to aid the other non-profit organizations that work to “benefit not only the people of Ogden

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Calling all music fans! It’s time once again for our weekly Blues, Brews, and BBQ Concert Series update.  Only six concerts remain on the schedule this summer, so if you have not yet made it up to Snowbasin to catch a show, your opportunities are dwindling.  Some amazing artists have graced the stage at the Patio at Earl’s Lodge so far, and many awesome acts still remain, so don’t miss out!  Ad if you’re a fan of reggae music, you definitely don’t want to miss out on this week’s Blues, Brews, and BBQ concert, as Snowbasin welcomes local reggae bands The Codi Jordan Band and Know Ur Roots on Sunday, August 25th.

The Codi Jordan Band is a reggae rock band similar to popular acts like Sublime, The Dirty Heads, and Slightly Stoopid.  The Codi Jordan Band

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Home on the east benches of Ogden sold

Mountain Luxury Real Estate is thrilled to announce the sale of this fabulous home at 4190 N 300 W in Pleasant View, Utah. 

With this transaction, the family who purchased this home nabbed an exquisite property from the Ogden real estate market. 

Indeed, this home is amazing.  For one, it offers some of the finest views available anywhere else in Weber County.  The scenery that surrounds this home is gorgeous—from the beautiful Wasatch Mountains rising high to the north and east, to the lower valley below to the west.  In addition, since this home is perched high on the benches of the Wasatch Mountains, the family who bought this home enjoy unobstructed views all the way to the Great Salt Lake, and the best

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Mountain Luxury Real Estate is pleased to announce the sale of this fantastic home at 2543 N Sierra Drive in Eden, Utah.

We are so happy to have worked with the family who purchased this property, to have helped them find their dream home.  This home truly is the home of their dreams, and with this purchase, they stole a hidden gem from the Ogden Valley real estate market.

There are many aspects of this home that sold the family who bought it; one of those aspects is all the living space it offers.  With 4,450 total square feet, this home has ample room for this family to live comfortably, entertain guests, and much more.  The 1,960-square-foot main level features a three-car garage with plenty of space for storage, work areas, or boat/RV

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Announcing a Liberty home for sale near Ogden Valley ski resorts

Mountain Luxury Real Estate is pleased to present this home for sale at 3159 E 4400 N in Liberty, Utah.

Are you searching for a luxurious yet affordable family home in Ogden Valley?  Look no further; this home may be just what you’re looking for.  There’s much to love about this beautiful ranch-style home.  To see just what we love about it, simply read on!

For one, this home offers ample living space for you and your family—more than 5,800 square feet, to be precise.  All that square-footage is spread across three floors.  The 2,313-square-foot main floor offers two bedrooms, including the master suite, as well as two-and-a-half bathrooms.  The downstairs level offers two

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Beautiful destination home for sale near Wolf Creek Golf Course

Mountain Luxury Real Estate is thrilled to present this home for sale at 3393 N Cloud Peak Court in Eden, Utah. 

If you’re searching for a ski or vacation getaway retreat in Ogden Valley, look no further than this home.  Located in the Trappers Ridge subdivision in Eden, this home is conveniently located within short driving distance of multiple winter resorts.  Snowbasin Resort, for example, is 30 minutes to the south, while Powder Mountain and Wolf Mountain are both within 15 minutes. 

This Trappers Ridge home is also close to many summertime recreational attractions.  Pineview Reservoir, for instance, is only minutes away.  Pineview is great for boating, fishing, swimming, or

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Huntsville, UT home for sale with Snowbasin views

Mountain Luxury Real Estate is thrilled to present this stunning luxury home for sale at 942 S 9275 E in Huntsville, Utah.

If you’re on the market for a luxurious country home in Ogden Valley that offers significant living space, elegant features, horse property, and gorgeous views all at a price you can afford, you need not look any further.  This home may be just the home of your dreams! 

This single-level ranch-style home offers ample living space to suit your family.  It offers 5,300 square feet of living space, to be exact.  This includes four bedrooms, five full bathrooms, a family room, a formal living room, a formal dining room, and more.  The master suite is arguably the grandest of these

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Attention, friends! It’s time yet again for our weekly Blues, Brews, and BBQ Concert Series update.  With seven shows down and eight remaining, the Blues, Brews, and BBQ Concert Series is almost halfway over.  If you still have not made it to Snowbasin to catch one of these excellent—and free—shows, why not check it out this weekend?  This Sunday, August 11th, Snowbasin will welcome Jeff Crosby and the Refugees, along with special guest The Kap Brothers Band, to the Patio at Earl’s Lodge for the latest installment of the Blues, Brews, and BBQ Concert Series.

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Jeff Crosby and the Refugees is a four-piece folk/rock/Americana band from Donnelly, Idaho.  Led by frontman Jeff Crosby, along with his brother and bassist Andrew

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