The Mountain Charm of Breckenridge Real Estate – Then and Now

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Breckenridge Colorado Custom Mountain Home

You know the ski mountains and recreation around Breckenridge real estate.  But guess why the Colorado mountain town offers such a rich cultural charm?  Skiers come from around the world, giving Breckenridge a casual sophistication now.

And then?  Back in the mid-1800s, the town bustled in anticipation of gold nuggets.  Many of today’s authentic Victorian buildings along Main Street housed the saloon, bank, general store and hotel built to accommodate the bustling mining camp.

Overview of Homes and Condos in Breckenridge

Now the real estate in Breckenridge carries on the vintage architectural theme combined with Colorado mountain styles.  Cottages and cabins, a few boarding houses and larger homes dotted the landscape 150 years ago.  Back in the day, folks would have marveled over some of today’s huge walk-in closets and heated driveways.

Modern Breckenridge Colorado homes may feature fabulous walls of windows overlooking the Tenmile Range and Quandary Peak.  Even our historic Breckenridge homes are now much larger and decked out with modern conveniences and high-tech efficiency.  A century ago, this outdoor mountain living was only for the very hardy.

Breckenridge keeps its charm by providing unique small developments with individual personalities.  Its single-family homes, condos, and duplex buildings cluster into small subdivisions and condo buildings.  There are hundreds of subdivisions, including many within walking distance to the shops and restaurants downtown.  Others sit near the golf course, the river, or are more secluded in the forests or up the mountain sides.  [See complete list of subdivisions below.]

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Living in Breckenridge Colorado

Town of Breckenridge

Breckenridge Condos and Ski AreaBreckenridge is the seat of Summit County and home to 5000 full-time residents along with thousands of part-time residents.  A well-oiled management team and a dash of creativity makes this community sizzle.

Breckenridge carries on the tradition of excellence in both work and play by sponsoring a full calendar of events and activities.  During the winter, newcomers can expect ski and snowboard competitions such as the Winter Dew Tour.  You will find events ranging from the International Sculpture Championships to the Backcountry Film Fest.

Summertime brings the Breckenridge Music Festival with concerts several nights a week held in Riverwalk Center which is near Blue River.  Arts and craft fairs, cookoffs, parades and celebrations attract visitors and residents alike.


Imagine getting out on the extensive trails for mountain biking, road biking, and hiking.  These trail systems extend from the White River National Forest around Breckenridge to Frisco and around Lake Dillon.  In Breckenridge at the base of Peak 8, it is fun to take the BreckConnect Gondola to the fun Park for zip lining, alpine sliding, Jeep tours, and scenic rides.

On top of that, you might get in some high-altitude golf at the 27-hole Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course (and Nordic skiing in the winter).  Or, walk down to the Blue River for some fishing.

Breckenridge History to Explore

Breckenridge Ski LiftFind out about the discovery of gold in 1859 and the transformation of an old mining camp into a year-round resort.  Visit quaint museums for stories of early settlers:  Barney Ford House Museum, Edwin Carter Discovery Center, Breckenridge Welcome Center, Brick House Museum, and Alice Milne House Museum.  And there are more stories at the railroad, sawmill, and fire station museums.  Of course, you will want to find out how the ski resort started in 1961.  Trek over to the Summit Ski Museum.

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Call Colorado Luxe Living Real Estate at (303) 205-7875 for more information about Breckenridge real estate for full-time or seasonal living in Summit County.  Ask about property management services to assist with your real estate investments.  Serving the areas of Summit County, Denver and Pikes Peak, Colorado.

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Breckenridge Colorado Subdivisions and Buildings

# to EF to MN to ST to Z
39 Degrees North Sub
96 Sub
97 South Sub
97 Sub
Abbetts Addition Condo
Abbetts Addition Sub
Alpine Breckenridge Sub
Amber Ridge Condominiums
Amber Ridge Sub
Amerind Townhouses
Anaconda and Daisy Sub
Antlers Lodge Condominiums
Asgard Haus Condo
Aspen View Sub
Avalanche Commercial Condos
Baldy Ridge Estates Pud
Bartlett and Shock Sub
Barton Addition Sub
Base 9 Condo
Beaver Run Condo
Bekkedal Sub
Blazing Saddles Condo
BlueSky Breckenridge
Blue Ridge Amended Sub
Blue River Condos (Dot Condo)
Blue Rock Springs Sub
Boulder Ridge Sub
Breckenridge Heights Sub
Breckenridge Mountain Village
Breckenridge Park Estates Sub #1
Breckenridge Park Meadows Condo
Breckenridge South Sub
Breckenridge Telemark Condo
Britney Place
Brooks Hill Amended Sub
Bryant Duplex
Bryce Estates Sub
Cedars at Breckenridge Townhomes
Charon Pines Condo
Charter Ridge Townhomes
Chateaux Condominium Hotel
Chimney Ridge Townhomes
Christie Heights Amended Sub
Christina Condo
Cimarron Condo
Claimjumper Condo
Cloud Cap Condominiums
Columbia Lode
Columbine Condo
Corkscrew Flats Sub
Coronet Sub
Corral at Breckenridge
Coyne Placer Valley Sub
Crestwoods Sub Crown Sub
Crystal Creek Townhomes
Crystal Peak Lodge
Cucumber Patch at Shock Hill
Der Steiermark Condo
Discovery Sub
Double Eagle Condo
Eagles View Sub
Edelweiss Condo
Elk Ridge Townhomes
Emmett Duplex
Estates at Snowy Point
Fairview Homes Fairways at Breckenridge
Falcon Condo
Farmers Grove
Forest Haus Condo
Four Breckenridge Townhomes
Four O’clock Condo
Four O’clock Sub
French Creek
Fuller Placer Sub
Gilrose Sub
Goldenview Sub
Golden Crown Sub
Gold Camp Condo
Gold Creek
Gold Flake Sub
Gold Flake Sub Fil 3a
Gold Hill Estates Sub
Gold Hill Sub
Gold King Placer Unsub
Grandview at Breckenridge Condo
Hermit Placer Grove Condo
Hideaway Condo
Highlander Townhomes
Highlands at Breck–Braddock Hill
Highlands at Breckenridge
Highlands at Breckenridge Golf Course
Highlands at Breck Discovery Hill
Highlands at Breck – Discovery Ridge
Highlands at Breck – Gold Run
Highlands at Breck – Highlands Glen S
Highlands at Breck – Highlands Park S
Highlands at Breck – Willow Run
Highlands at Breck–Fox Crossing
Highlands Greens Lodge
Highland Greens
Highland Meadows
High Heavens Sub
High Street Estates Sub
High Tor Condo Hotel Breckenridge
Huron Heights Sub
Inner Circle Condo
Juniata Sub
Kennington Place Townhomes
Kingdom Park Townhomes
Lakeshore Sub
Lake View Meadows Sub
Lances West Condo
Leap Year Sub
Liftside Condo
Lift Condo
Lomax Estates Sub
Loma Verde Sub
Longbranch Condo
Los Pinos
Louise Placer Sub
Main Street Junction
Main Street Station Condo
Mark IX Condo Amended
McDill Placer Sub
Metes and Bounds – Breck
Mill Run Condo
Miners Candle Condo
Miners View Estates
Motherlode Condo
Mountainwood Condo
Mountain Thunder Lodge
Mountain View Sub
New Eldorado Sub
Now Colorado at Warriors Mark Condo
One Breckenridge Place
One Ski Hill Place
Panorama Alpine Condo
Park Avenue Lofts Condo
Park Forest Estates
Park Place Condo
Peak 7 West Sub
Penn Lode Subdivision
Pines at 4 O’clock Sub
Pine Ridge Condo
Pine Vista
Placer Ridge Townhomes
Plaza Three Condo
Ponderosa Sub
Powderhorn Condo
Powder Downs Townhomes
Powder Ridge Condo
Pussytoes Sub
Quail Estates Sub
Quality Hill Sub
Quandary Breck Condo
Quandary Village Sub aka Northstar Village
Rainbow Sub
Ranch at Breckenridge
Red Mountain Estates
Retreat Condo
Revetts Landing Sub
Ridge Street Chalets
Riverwood Sub
River Mountain Lodge Condo
River Park Townhomes
Royal Sub
Saddlewood Condo
Sawmill Creek Condo
Sawmill Creek Village Sub
Sawmill Patch Townhomes
Shadows North Amended Sub
Shadows Sub
Sherwood Forest
Shock Hill
Shock Hill Homes Condo
Shores at The Highlands
Shunka Ridge Sub
Silver King Lode Condo
Silver Shekel Sub
Ski and Racquet Club Condo
Ski Hill Condos
Ski Watch Condo
Snodallion Condo
Snowdrop Condo
Southface Home Subdivision
Spillway Sub
Spruce Valley Ranch
Stonehaven at Breck Golf Club
Summit Estates Sunbeam Estates
Sundance at Warriors Mark Condo
Sundowner Condo
Sunny Slope Sub
Sunrise Point Pud
Sunrise Ridge Townhomes
Sunset Condo
Swan River Ranch
Swan River Valley Pud
Tamarisk Condo
Tannenbaum by the River
Tannhauser Condo
Ten Mile Suites Condo
Ten Mile Vista Sub
Terra Alta Homes
Tiger Run Resort Park Sub
Timbernest Condo
Timber Creek Estates
Timber Trail Sub
Tordal Estates Sub
Trafalgar Sub
Trails End Condo
Trappers Glen Sub
Twin Elk Lodge
Tyra IV Riverbend Lodge Condo
Tyra Sub
Tyra Summit Condo
Tyrollean Terrace Condo
Upper Slope Sub
Valdora Village
Valley Brook Sub
Valley of the Blue Sub
Val Disere Condo
Victorian Quarters Condo
Vienna Townhouses
Village Breck Condo
Village Point Townhomes at Breck
Villas Swans Nest Condo
Vista Point
Warriors Mark Sub
Warriors Mark West Sub
Water House on Main Street
Weisshorn Sub
Wellington Neighborhood
Wellington Place Condo
Western Sky Ranch
Westridge Sub
Wilderness Sub Wildflower Condo
Wildwood Lodge Condo
Winterwood Sub
Woodmoor at Breckenridge Sub
Woods at Breckenridge
Woods Manor
Yingling and Mickles Addition Sub