Mountain Modern- The new buzzy term that signifies the aesthetic transition to high-tech and updated “rustic”.
Because technology has freed today’s entrepreneurs to be able to work from anywhere, professionals are trading their cubicle view for mountain views. This mobile mindset makes economic sense, and we see people opting to spend more time in their second homes. With this in mind, home buyers are expecting more of properties – and are willing to pay more for a place that they will use more. We see ski homes losing some of their rustic structural elements and decor for updates to accommodate more than a brief unplugged getaway; second homes become primary homes, “luxe lodges”, in this paradigm shift. The stores,design studios and properties of Telluride, Colorado reflect where this trend is headed… let’s take a look. [Read more…]