Food for Thought

Aspen wedding
With so many moving parts, planning a wedding can be a huge undertaking but once you pull it off, it will undoubtedly be one of the most special days of your life. If you’re newly engaged and have started to plan your wedding, we think...Read more
Two frequent questions we get from guests are “How do we get around in Aspen?” and “Is there an Aspen free shuttle?” Today, we are sharing some tips for free transportation options in Aspen and Snowmass. Aspen Free Shuttle In the winter Aspen is known...Read more
An Airbnb is a great option if you want to spend quality time with family and friends while on vacation. The kitchen by today’s standards is more of a living space where families gather and entertain, sometimes referred to as the heartbeat of a home...Read more
Ajax Gondola
Opening EARLY on Aspen Mountain! Come ski with us on November 17, 2018! Snowmass will open on November 22, 2018! With all the recent snowfall in Aspen and Snowmass, we are optimistic about the upcoming ski season. The Ski Company announced Aspen Mountain will open...Read more
Maroon Bells with first snow
The First Snow of the Season is Here It looks like winter has arrived! Temperatures are dropping here in the mountains and the days are getting short. The first snowfall of the 2018-2019 season came during a recent storm cycle. It doesn’t look like we’re...Read more
Snowmass lift and base
Home » Blog » Food for thought » Snowmass 50th Anniversary! Snowmass Ski Area turns 50! Lift tickets for Snowmass Mountain $6.50 ALL day on Friday, December 15, 2017! Join us in the festivities! ​Friday, December 15, is the 50th anniversary of Snowmass Mountain. To...Read more
Chateau Aspen Living Room and Dining
Why Vacation Rentals Have More Value Than a Hotel? Food for thought as you consider a vacation rental vs a hotel stay, the traditional accommodation option. Here are some advantages to renting a condo or home from a reputable vacation rental company (like McCartney Properties…...Read more
Four seasons of Aspen
Affordable Aspen for Everyone With the current political climate of fake news, big bad media and the ever elusive truth; let’s play a little game of breaking down fake news. Yes, Aspen offers the cream of the crop of anything and all things #luxurious. But...Read more
Running Mountain Dog
Pet Friendly Aspen Vacation You can’t have a true family vacation when your four-legged family members have to stay behind! Pets love visiting the Rocky Mountains, and having your pet with you will make your trip even more fun and comfortable. We’ve put together some...Read more
To Hire or Not to Hire… What does a Property Manager do? A typical property manager will interact directly, on your behalf, with applicants and tenants. Managers will usually market and advertise your rentals, meet with prospects to host showings, collect rent, deposit money to...Read more