Sawpit Colorado land for sale
The Town of Sawpit is a wonderful place to be. Excellent weather, iconic Red Rock Canyon walls, Blue ribbon Fly Fishing, World class boating, (in season) and one of the most friendly places in Colorado. Sawpit is the fourth least populous incorporated town in the state of Colorado. Only 12 miles west of Telluride. Sawpit has a very bright future. As real estate gets tighter and tighter up in Telluride some of that pressure is going to be relived by Sawpit. One of the finest places in Colorado to build a home and some quick and sweet equity. Originally named Seymour, Sawpit was founded in 1892 as a stop on the Rio Grande Southern Railroad. As miners flooded the region, lumber was needed to fuel the growth and a Sawpit was built. The town was incorporated in 1897. The original Sawpit Store was built in the 1920s and has since served a variety of purposes ever since and is still in operation today. An excellent alternative to Telluride with most of the benefits, just a short 12 mile drive is the drawback. Though there are many positive attributes to consider. Building in Sawpit is much less expensive. Lower land cost and development cost contribute to a much lower price point investment with potential for dollar in to dollar out quite good. AirB&B, VRBO and alike can be a profitable venture in Sawpit. This is a relatively untaped market at this time with a high demand for such an option to be made available for the thousands who wish to attend the many summer time music Festivals and the throngs of skiers who don’t mind the short drive to get a less expense rental in Sawpit. Call or text TRI (970) 728-3205 today to find out if Sawpit land is a good fit for you.