Vail Valley Real Estate and Happenings

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Vail Automotive Classic Wheels and Wings

Published Wednesday, August 20, 2014 by Vail Daily Updated on Wednesday, August 20, 2014

The most comprehensive auto, aircraft and motorcycle show in Western Colorado is back for it's fifth year.  The Vail Automotive Classic will once again be hosting a weekend filled with automobile and aircraft events Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 6 and 7.

This year the weekend kicks off Saturday with the Wheels & Wings Show at the Vail Valley Jet Center. Gate opens at 10 a.m. The show features an open expo of cars, aircraft, and motorcycles, pluys, two aerobatics shows that are sure to amaze and entertain audiences of all ages. For 2014, the Featured Marque is the Porsche and the 50th Anniversary of the Ford Mustang will be celebrated.

Still Going Strong

Published Monday, August 18, 2014 by Ascent Sotheby's International Realty Updated on Monday, August 18, 2014

Vail at Jazz Square Roberta Gambarini & the Eric Gunnison Trio

If you thought that summer in the Vail Valley was winding down - just because the temps are a bit cooler - think again. Eagle County is a never-ending playground — always!!

Music this week will begin with Hot Summer Nights on Tuesday, August 19 at ...

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How Important is a Perfect Lawn When You're Selling Your Home

Published Monday, August 11, 2014 by By TIM McKEOUGH Updated on Tuesday, August 12, 2014

The Best Lawn to Sell Your Home


Q:  How important is a perfect lawn when you're selling your home? Ours looks a little patchy.

A:  It's very important, because curb appeal is crucial, said Suzanne Katz, a real estate saleswoman at Sotheby's International Realty, in Greenwich, Conn. "A good lawn is an inexpensive way of making the whole exterior — which creates the first impression when someone pulls up to your house — look appealing, she said.


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Something for Everyone

Published Monday, August 11, 2014 by Ascent Sotheby's International Realty Updated on Monday, August 11, 2014

Something for Everyone

The upcoming week has a plethora of events - in Eagle County - happening that are sure to bring joy to everyone who hits the mountains, beginning with the Trace Atkins concert at the Vilar Center for the Performing Arts in Beaver Creek on Monday, August 11. ( On Tuesday night, Lucas Nelson & Promise of the Real will take the state at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater at the Hot Summer Nights free concert series. And, from 6 - 8 p.m. pn Thursday, the Vail Jazz Festival will present guitarist / singer, John Pizzarelli at Jazz@Vail Square in Lionshead. (

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Never a Dull Moment

Published Tuesday, July 29, 2014 by Ascent Sotheby's International Realty Updated on Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Dance lovers are reveling with the opening, Sunday night, of the Vail International Dance Festival, which runs through August 9.  Tonight, the Pennsylvania Ballet will include the Vail premiere of George Balanchine's "Stravinsky Violin Concerto," with New York City Ballet's Robert Fairchild performing as guest and Wednesday night the company brings Balanchine's "Jewel" to the stage, featuring Tiler Peck and the festival's artist-in-residence, Herman Cornejo from the American Ballet Theater.
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There's Always Something

Published Tuesday, July 22, 2014 by Ascent Sotheby's International Realty Updated on Tuesday, July 22, 2014

There’s Always Something


The music-filled, bike-filled, hiked-filled, etc, etc, etc… summer continues in the Vail Valley with its array of so many happenings, it could fill a book!

Sponsoring Opening Night of The New York Philharmonic

Published Monday, July 21, 2014 by Ascent Sotheby's International Realty Updated on Monday, July 21, 2014

Toasting the opening of The New York Philharmonic’s 12th-annual summer residency at Bravo!Vail, Ascent Sotheby's International Realty sponsored opening night this past Friday at The Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater.

Vail Breast Cancer Awareness

Published Wednesday, July 16, 2014 by Ascent Sotheby's International Realty Updated on Thursday, July 17, 2014

Ascent Sotheby's International Realty sponsored The Vail Breast Cancer Awareness Group’s 20th Anniversary Tuesday, July 15th at The Vail Marriott Mountain Resort and Spa. Joy Behar, a member of the cast of “The View” for 16 years – for which she won an Emmy – was the featured speaker and had everyone laughing out loud till our cheeks hurt. 

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The Hills are Alive

Published Tuesday, July 15, 2014 by Ascent Sotheby's International Realty Updated on Tuesday, July 15, 2014

The Hills are Alive

The Rocky Mountains are, literally, alive with the sound of music — from classical, to jazz to blues.

Tuesday night brings the 8150 Urban Dance Challenge, where the six top hip-hop crews and choreographers will battle it out at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater. The winner will have the opportunity to perform at the Vail International Dance Festival's August 9th Dance TV performance.

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Summer 2014 RESIDE® magazine, has arrived!

Published Monday, July 14, 2014 by Ascent Sotheby's International Realty Updated on Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Sotheby's International Realty's Summer 2014 RESIDE® magazine, has arrived!

Tour some of the most extraordinary homes around the world and gain key insights into the vitalizing elements of art and real estate.

Click here for our online publication
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