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Eagle County real estate numbers climb

Daily staff report
Vail, CO Colorado

EAGLE COUNTY, Colorado – Real estate numbers in Eagle County for June of this year were up significantly over the same time last year, according to statistics released by last week by Land Title Guarantee Co. in Eagle.

June saw $141.8 million in transactions, up 49 percent compared to June of last year. It was the highest monthly total since December of 2008.

However, the total was less than half of what it was in June 2007, when $332.7 million was sold.

The number of transactions in the county in June also climbed. There were 121 transactions recorded, up from 78 in June 2009.

For the month, there were nine transactions that sold for $4 milion or more. The largest sales was a penthouse at the new Solaris in Vail, which went for $14.8 million.

For the first six months of 2009, Eagle County has seen big increases in the transactions and dollar volume compared to 2009. Transactions are up 74 percent and dollar volume is up 88 percent compared to 2009.

The statistics were compiled by Trevor Theelke at Land Title Guarantee Co.

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