Justin Osborn


Originally from Rockwall, Texas, Justin moved to Durango in August of 1999. He currently resides in Durango, CO with his wife and 2 children. He attended Fort Lewis College where he received a degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Marketing, and a minor in Agribusiness.

Justin received his real estate license when he was a junior in college in 2002. He worked at Coldwell Banker Heritage House Realtors for seven years. During his time at Coldwell Banker he received numerous top producer awards, some as high as the state level. He joined The Wells Group in 2010, and has consistently been a top producer in both volume and total number of deals closed since his arrival. His accomplishments include recognition by America's Top 100 as being included in the top 1% of all Realtors in America, Real Trends Award recipient awarded to only the top 1,000 producers in the United States, Apex Award recipient by the Realtor's Land Institute as recognition of one of the top land agents in the entire country, and receiving Colorado's Land Realtor of the Year Award as the top land broker in the entire state of Colorado. He has also been awarded the Education Award from The Wells Group multiple years in a row.

Justin currently sits on the board for the Colorado Chapter of the Realtor's Land Institute, and is a recent past president. Justin is also involved in the Realtor’s Land Institute at the national level, as he is currently a board chairperson of both their Future Leaders Committee as well as their Chapter Development Task Force.

Justin is also a national real estate instructor that has taught classes in Colorado, Texas, Oklahoma, and Illinois. He's known mostly for his Recreational Land class, but also teaches Land 101 and Transitional Land through the Realtor's Land Institute. In 2016 Justin was honored as the Colorado Land Realtor of the Year Award.

His community involvement includes being an assistant coach for his son's DYSA competitive soccer team, recent past president of the Durango High Noon Rotary club, and past area chairman of the La Plat County Ducks Unlimited. He is also a certified PSIA Cert 2 ski instructor at Purgatory in both alpine and telemark skiing. He was recently awarded the Volunteer of the Year award by both the Durango Area Association of Realtors and The Wells Group, and was a top three nominee as a Volunteer of the Year with the Durango Chamber of Commerce.

$499,900  •  603 acres
Bragg Draw Ranch consists of 603 acres with No covenants, No HOA, and No Conservation Easement. Owner financing terms available with 25% down. Bordering Longhollow Reservoir to the north, and thousands of acres of Southern UteIndian Land to the south, this acreage is very private and covered up with all kinds of wildlife. This land has year round access, excellent views, fabulous privacy, tons of wildlife, and diverse topography consisting of pinon & juniper woodlands, canyons and draws. The sellers have found multiple artifacts on the property from when the Anasazi Indians roamed this land. This is an off-grid property so plan on solar, propane, well & septic. Elevation is 6400' in a high-desert climate with great southern exposure. This property benefits from low ag taxes of only $200 a year. This is Colorado GMU # 741 where you can purchase over the counter bull elk tags. Cow elk and mule deer are by draw only. In addition to your normal hunting tags, this property also qualifies for additional Colorado Land Owner Tags for each species. Up to 4 water taps area vailable through La Plata West Water Authority for the future water line that is anticipated in this area. Contact LPWWA for any questions regarding when the water line will actually be brought to this property. Owner financing terms are as follows:25% down at 10% interest. 30% down at 9% interest. 35% down at 8% interest. Balloon and amortization schedule are negotiable.
$265,000  •  0.29 acres
One level park model on a permanent foundation with year round creek frontage. Located on the confluence of West Grimes Creek & EastGrimes Creek, this parcel goes across the creek and encompasses approximately 2,000 sq ft of an island! Huge, covered wrap around porchgoes around the entire cabin and provides plenty of space for outdoor entertainment or for simply relaxing and listening to the water. There's anadditional bunkhouse with electric that provides overflow sleeping quarters. Low taxes at only $410.08 a year. Shared water well (located onsubject property) with neighbor is recorded at 15 gallons perm minute! Annual fee for the water well to Pine River Irrigation District is $273.70split amongst both parcels. Located at 7800' elevation with good year round access. Exceptional recreational opportunities are right out thedoor including both lake and stream fishing, hiking, backpacking, cross country skiing, and fabulous big game hunting for elk, moose, bighornsheep, mountain goat, and mule deer. The Weminuche Wilderness, the largest wilderness area in Colorado at 499,771 acres, has multipletrailheads located just up the road.
$11,900,000  •  262 acres
Spring Hollow Ranch Equestrian Park & Event Center consists of 5 residences, 70 RV sites, 200 covered horse stalls, a 140' x 240' heated indoor arena that is set up for Western as well as English disciplines, an outdoor arena, multiple outbuildings, miles of riding trails, and construction is currently under way for a 175' x 300' rodeo arena with grandstands. Located only 18 miles from Durango, CO, this is the newest premier event center in the Four Corners Region. Recent events this top of the line center has hosted include but are not limited to cutting, show jumping, dressage, team roping, barrel racing, dog agility, and the USA Vaulting National Championships. It has capacity of seating 1500 people in an indoor heated setting for dinner banquets. The 5 residences are all very successful vacation rentals. They include a gorgeous one level 4,128 sq ft Southwest ranch home with 4 master suites, two 2 bedroom condos, and two studio condos. The heated indoor arena offers LED lighting, removable cattle pens, a hospitality suite, kitchen, ADA bathroom, and a vet clinic on site. This ranch is located at 7000' elevation on a well maintained county road offering excellent year round access. Taxes are just under $10,000 a year. No Covenants, No HOA and No Conservation Easement.
$2,250,000  •  183 acres
Income producing 183 +/- acres with senior water rights and over 1/2 mile of Florida River frontage. No HOA, No Covenants, No Conservation Easement. Industrial zoning in the Florida Mesa District Land Use Plan. Located on Airport Road with excellent paved year round access and a county approved turn lane already installed. Gravel pit lease brings in $75,000 a year and the income from the tenant in the home is $15,000 a year (way under-rented in today's rental market). Land Bankers, where else can you find land in SW Colorado generating $90,000 a year? This is a prime development property adjacent to one of the fastest growing airports in the West. Historic water rights include irrigation rights, surface rights, groundwater rights, storage rights, and a plan for augmentation.
$1,500,000  •  14.8 acres
An amazing opportunity to own spacious land bordering National Forest with remarkable panorama views and easy access toPurgatory Ski Resort! These 14.785 acres bordering the San Juan National Forest have spectacular scenes of TwilightPeaks, Engineer & Spud Mountain, and the ski runs at Purgatory. Accessible through Engineer Village, this elevated plateau provides stunning scenery with majestic trees. The owner has worked with SEH Engineering to do all the preliminary work for recording the plat for this development. Phase 1 consists of 12 lots ranging in size from .36 - 1.28acres. Phase 2 would consist of the remaining 6.48 acres. This is a great opportunity for a developer to come in and create a subdivision, or for somebody to have a large estate parcel directly across the road from Purgatory. A paved road, underground electric, central water and central sewer are only 100 yards away from the southern property line.
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Justin Osborn
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Durango, CO 81301

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