Moving to the mountains, whether seasonally or full-time, can be a wonderful reality in the Vail Valley. There are approximately 22,000 housing units in the region, and the number of new developments increases each year. The median housing cost for the county is approximately $350,000. Eagle County offers an assistance program to qualified buyers.
Many different styles of homes are available to suit nearly any need. Single-family, duplex homes, townhomes and condos are available, as are lavish estates and cozy lodges that are tucked into the woods. Seasonal living is also an option in Vail Valley. From condos to rental properties to second homes, many people flock to the area to enjoy their favorite season.
Overall, it is the high quality of life that draws people to the Vail Valley. The small-town environment lends itself to family-friendly neighborhoods that foster strong community relations. Close proximity to major markets (like Denver, Colorado Springs and Boulder), access to a growing regional airport, and the myriad of cultural and recreational offerings make the Vail Valley an ideal place to relocate.