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Best time to find a long-term rental

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Best time to find a long-term rental

Hi! We're relocating to Telluride semi-permanently. (ie, for a minimum of 18 months, maybe longer.)

We're going to need a place to live. Is there a "best" time to look for long-term rentals? I'm imagining that there may be a bunch of vacancies opening up right around the end of ski season, is that something that actually happens? If so, about when do people start looking for new tenants?

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1. Re: Best time to find a long-term rental

Not sure there is a best time. Many of the people who work during ski season stay in the area year round. The local paper is the Daily Planet, there is an online copy. I would go ahead and start looking the rental ads there. Rents in Telluride are pretty high, so be prepared.

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2. Re: Best time to find a long-term rental

Telluride rentals are very seasonal due to the transient nature of the tenant pool. The vast majority of leases are 6 months for obvious reasons.

Look for openings during the off seasons (4/15-5/30 and 10/1-11/15).

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3. Re: Best time to find a long-term rental

In reality Telluride is very transient and the people who work here for a season tend to leave during the shoulder seasons so the best time is April/May or October/November.

4. Re: Best time to find a long-term rental

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