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Bluebird Treats on July 4th

Bluebird welcomed the annual Crested Butte 4th of July parade and festivities with complimentary popcorn and lemonade in front of its downtown office on Elk Avenue. Approximately 450 cups of lemonade and 200 bags of fresh popcorn were served to visitors and locals at the event.  more »

KBUT Donor Event

The Bluebird Real Estate office in historic downtown Crested Butte recently hosted a reception for local community radio station KBUT. Major donors were treated to hors d’oeuvres from Creative Catering which is operated by KBUT disc jockey Josephine Kellett. Live music... more »

Bluebird welcomes Jenny Knox

Bluebird is pleased to announce the association of Jenny Knox with the firm. Jenny is a delightful professional with deep connections and experience in the valley.  Originally from Houston, Jenny’s career includes many years in the oil and gas industry. A resident of Crested Butte for... more »

Chamber recognizes Bluebird

Bluebird expresses a heartfelt thank you to the people of Crested Butte and the CB Chamber for voting the firm the Best New Business Member for 2017. Bluebird recently celebrated its first anniversary in business in the historic district of Crested Butte on Elk Avenue. Since its... more »

Bluebird launches new lifestyle magazine

Introducing Bluebird Days, a new visual lifestyle magazine for Crested Butte. The publication features beautiful photography, exceptional properties and the team of Bluebird Real Estate.  The first issue debuts with an exclusive interview with Emma Coburn, world champion steeplechase athlete and Crested Butte native. She talks... more »

Happy Bluebird Anniversary!

Happy Bluebird Anniversary!  No, it couldn’t have been a year! Well, yes it actually has!  Bluebird Real Estate celebrates one year today, April 26, 2018, of “bringing dreams home” in Crested Butte and the surrounding valleys.  “It truly has been a remarkable team effort in building a brand and embracing the... more »

Birdseye View: Market Snapshot

Despite a modest year for snowfall and skier visits, the real estate market charges along with strong activity during the first quarter of 2018.  Bluebird is pleased to report that our agents participated in three of the top seven residential sales in the north end of the Gunnison valley. Bluebird also... more »

Bluebird introduces Marketing Coordinator

Parker LaDue, an accomplished graphic designer in the valley has recently joined Bluebird Real Estate as Marketing Coordinator.  Parker has completed work for many area businesses including Soupcon restaurant and Romp Skis.   She has visited Crested Butte for most... more »

Great Perches

One of the main attractions in Crested Butte is the natural beauty and endless views in every direction.  Great views often seal the deal for home purchasers looking for the perfect “nest” with a great “perch.”  So, here we showcase our homes for sale with some of the best views... more »

Bluebird welcomes top agent

Bluebird is pleased to announce the association of Corey Dwan, a high ranking veteran to the team!  Corey’s infectious laugh and steady drive have proven a successful combination in building relationships and closing a lot of real estate over the past thirteen years.  He has been a leader in many... more »

Associates elect new Advisory Board

Bluebird has a newly seated advisory board elected by the associates in the office.  The board is tasked with advising management with important strategic decisions and being a liaison and support center for the office.  The agents in the office selected Karen Allen, Jana Barrett and Joel... more »

Happy new year, winter market update

The Crested Butte real estate market is enjoying “bluebird days”!  Home buying visitors have recognized the relative value of property in a pure resort community like Crested Butte, compared to the congested front range resorts and pricy neighbors to the north and south.  We are seeing increased sales to buyers... more »

Bluebird Associate, a Professional Drone Pilot

Trevor Bona might be the handsome face with the smile that seems to be everybody’s friend in the town of Crested Butte.  But lately, you’re more likely to see his FAA licensed drone hovering over the mountains than Bona hovering over the “bar-muda triangle”.  Between selling real estate with Bluebird... more »

Food for Thought

Bluebird was excited to support the inaugural Soup Stone event last Sunday benefiting the Gunnison Country Food Pantry.  A festive and cozy environment at the Guild Cafe greeted the full house of guests, with mostly local patrons during this fall season.  Spirits... more »

Bluebird Welcomes Dan Estey

Bluebird is pleased to welcome Dan Estey to the team this fall.  Dan brings fifteen years experience as a successful top producing Realtor, having closed over 400 transactions mostly with Wright Kingdom, a market leader in Boulder.  He has also been a resident of... more »

Bluebird #1 in New Listings

Of the $70 million in volume that was listed during the last 60 days in the Crested Butte area, Bluebird posted over half of the total, leading the market in new offerings.  Bluebird is pleased to announce Aperture, a premier home site development situated on the Slate... more »

The Best View in the Valley

The Mountain Office team of Bluebird Real Estate presents a landmark offering to the Crested Butte community.  188 Bethel Road in the Smith Hill Ranches is undeniably one of the finest properties in the Gunnison Valley, and it is now available for... more »

Run with a World Champion

Bluebird was honored to be a leading sponsor of the inaugural Emma Coburn Elk Run 5K on Saturday benefiting Living Journeys, a cancer assistance and support network in the Gunnison valley.   Between winning the World Championships in Steeplechase and getting married in two... more »

You Can Do This

Bluebird hosted an intermission party for the Crested Butte Film Festival at their office in downtown Crested Butte on Friday evening.  Film producers, sponsors and clients of Bluebird celebrated the world class festival of 100 films with hors d'oevres from Crested Butte Personal Chefs and... more »

Bluebird Agents Elected to Realtor Board

Congratulations to Bluebird Associates Lisa Lenander and Trevor Bona who were recently elected Directors of a seven member Board of the Gunnison Country Association of Realtors, serving Crested Butte and the Gunnison Valley, as well as Lake City and Pitkin.   Lisa... more »

Bluebird welcomes the Colorado 500!

The 42nd annual Colorado 500 rolled through Crested Butte Monday afternoon from Aspen and on Thursday evening, returning from Ouray.  The yearly pilgrimage founded by Indy race car veteran Wally Dallenbach Sr., supports Colorado children's organizations and hosts over 130 riders during each event... more »

Smith Hill Ranches featured in Luxury Portfolio

One of the premier properties for sale in the Crested Butte area is recently featured in the latest edition of Luxury Portfolio International Magazine (page 87).  115 Bethel Road offered for $5,375,000 is listed by Joel Vosburg and Charlie... more »

Bluebird kicks off Arts Festival with the Center for the Arts

Bluebird Real Estate co-hosted a kickoff reception with the Center for the Arts on Friday for the Crested Butte Arts Festival. The Arts Festival celebrated its 45th year of hosting art, cuisine and entertainment on Elk Avenue in the heart of downtown Crested Butte... more »

July 4th Popcorn and Lemonade

Bluebird welcomed the participants and spectators of the annual Crested Butte Fourth of July Parade with fresh lemonade and popcorn outside of the office at 211 Elk Avenue.  Lisa Lenander, Trevor Bona and Bud Bush were on hand to serve the visitors.  "Everyone wanted to pay us for the goodies,"... more »

Bluebird Spring Open Houses

Enjoy our bluebird skies and some exciting open houses today through Wednesday in the Crested Butte area! Homes ranging from $445,000 to $3,250,000. more »

Bluebird Real Estate Takes Flight

With an exceptional location in the heart of downtown Crested Butte, Colorado, and a dynamic team of dedicated professionals, Bluebird plans to introduce to the valley, a premium home buying and selling experience based on exceptional marketing and successful results for its clientele. The company is founded by Bud Bush... more »