1. WHERE IS THE PROPERTY LOCATED?
This development is located just 1 mile west of the city of Walsenburg, Colorado on Highway 160 and borders the Lathrop State Park and Walsenburg golf course.
2. WHAT IS THE AVERAGE ELEVATION OF THE PROPERTY?
The average elevation is approximately 6,047 feet.
3. WHAT IS THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE THROUGHOUT THE YEAR?
4. WHAT DOES THE PROPERTY LOOK LIKE?
Surround yourself with rolling hills, majestic mountains, and fabulous panoramic vistas and great landscape views. All are the perfect setting for the unspoiled foothills of Huerfano County. With every breath of fresh, clean air, you’ll know this pristine unspoiled property is for you – especially since it has been thoughtfully master-planned to exist in harmony with nature and wildlife.
5. WHAT TOWNS ARE CLOSEST TO THE PROPERTY?
This scenic property is approximately 1 mile west of Walsenburg, Colorado, 49 miles south of Pueblo, Colorado, and 92 miles south of Colorado Springs, Colorado.
6. WHAT IMPROVEMENTS HAVE BEEN MADE?
All roads are maintained by the developer providing legal access to your property. All of the lots have been surveyed, staked and marked for identification by the developer. Black Diamond Park Plat Map.
7. WHAT ARE MOST PEOPLE PLANNING TO DO WITH THEIR LAND?
Most property owners feel that it is a good opportunity to own a nice lot, yet affordable piece of Colorado. The unique proximity of this property to Walsenburg will allow owners to enjoy a country lifestyle while living just minutes away from the amenities a city has to offer. Some owners plan to make their property into a second home, while others plan to move to their property after retirement. Many plan to pass it down to their children or grandchildren, while others plan to utilize the property as a permanent home or a recreational retreat or getaway from the hustle and bustle of the big city. These lots are ready for you to build your dream home or just enjoy the good feeling of land ownership.
8. WHAT ABOUT WATER?
Water supply is provided by the City of Walsenburg with 8 inch underground water mains. The water system is state of the art and completed, and has been accepted for ownership and maintenance by The City of Walsenburg. Each Black Diamond Park Home site within the subdivision has one 3⁄4 inch water tap installed to the property. There is a one time tap fee, currently $4,000 to the city of Walsenburg, payable at the time of water hook up. Sewage disposal will be by individual on site systems such as septic tanks and leach fields. A specific approval for individual septic disposal systems has been received from the Las Animas – Huerfano Counties Health Department, 119 e 5th Street, Walsenburg, CO 81089. Prior to obtaining a permit you must have a percolation test made on your lot by a person authorized to do so by the district health department. The cost of a permit is $450.00 and includes the percolation test. Compete septic and leach field systems are currently costing approximately $3,500 in the area.
9. WHAT ABOUT UTILITIES?
The Developer has constructed underground electrical transmission lines at its sole cost and expense to a street boundary corner to all lots within the subdivision without additional charge to the purchaser. Electricity is provided with a $100.00 deposit by San Isabel Electric Association, Inc. PO Box 892, Pueblo, CO 81002. Rates for service are regulated by the Public Utilities Commission of the State of Colorado. Approximate cost to extend underground transmission lines within the lot boundaries is $9.00 per linear foot. Underground telephone service has been extended to one corner of each lot in the subdivision at no further charge to the purchaser. Telephone service is provided to the subdivision by Qwest Communications, 1005 17th Street, Denver, CO 80203. Cost to extend underground telephone transmission lines within the boundaries of each lot is approximately $4.50 per linear foot. Natural Gas is not available in the subdivision. Propane is available from San Isabel Propane Gas Service, 1930 East Street, Trinidad, CO 81089.
10. WHAT IS THE PROPERTY ZONED AND WHAT ARE THE PROPERTY TAXES FOR A PARCEL?
The zoning is Urban Residential (Single-Family homes). Currently, the approximate annual property taxes calculate to approximately $200 per year and current.
11. IF I FINANCE THE PROPERTY, TO WHOM DO I MAKE MY PAYMENTS AND HOW WILL I KNOW I HAVE RECEIVED PROPER CREDIT FOR MY PAYMENTS?
Your payments will be made to Classic Country Land, LLC. We have our own in house financing available.
12. MAY I USE THE LAND WHILE I’M PAYING FOR IT AND WHEN DO I RECEIVE A DEED TO MY PROPERTY?
Yes, beginning the very day you sign the purchase contract, the land is yours to use and enjoy.
13. CAN I RESELL MY PROPERTY IN THE FUTURE AND MAKE A PROFIT?
While there is no guarantee of profit from any land sale, historically land prices have increased in value. We believe there are many reasons for this upward trend, including inflation, population growth, a decreasing supply of land, the public’s desire for a more natural environment, trend toward movement away from urban areas and the increasing popularity of outdoor recreational activities.
14. IS THERE A PROPERTY OWNERS ASSOCIATION OR ANY RESTRICTIONS ON THE PROPERTY?
There is no property owners association however the developer has established Black Diamond Covenants.
15. WHAT WILL THE ROAD SURFACE BE LIKE?
Developer maintained paved roads.
16. DOES A BUYER HAVE TO BUILD A HOUSE WITHIN A CERTAIN TIME FRAME?
A buyer is never obligated to a timeframe to build on their property.
17. WHY ARE SOME PROPERTIES MORE EXPENSIVE THAN OTHERS?
The properties have been priced according to our “A B C” analysis and consideration of the proximity of the parcels to existing electric. “A B C” stands for Access, Beauty and Character. In other words, how good, quick or easy is the access to the property from the main highway or county road, etc. The beauty of the property mainly pertains to the vegetation and scenic views etc. The character of the property refers mainly to its topography. For example: Is the parcel flat, rolling, steep, etc.
18. IS THERE A PENALTY FOR PAYING OFF MY LAND EARLY?
There is absolutely no prepayment penalty. Your monthly payment is applied to your account balance using simple interest on the unpaid balance. Any and all extra monthly payments will be applied directly to the principal. All extra payments will directly lower your balance, reducing the overall interest you pay on your purchase.
19. CAN I MAKE AN OFFER AND WHAT KINDS OF DISCOUNTS ARE AVAILABLE?
Offers are discouraged as the properties are priced for immediate sale under our “No Haggle” pricing policy.
20. WHAT IS THE LEAST AMOUNT I CAN PUT DOWN AND HOW DO I KNOW I QUALIFY TO BUY?
A minimum of $199 down payment is required for our no-qualifying, guaranteed financing and there is no further qualifying involved.
21. WILL I BE PRESSURED TO BUY?
Absolutely not! At Classic Country Land our “no pressure” policy is always in effect. Our prime properties practically sell themselves. We won’t be hounding you to buy. However, our friendly ranch representatives are always available to take your call and answer any questions you might have and we welcome those calls. Be assured you’ll always be treated with respect and there will be absolutely no pressure to buy. References are also available upon request. If you have any further questions about Classic Country Land, LLC please don’t hesitate to give us a call at 972-649-6200 x105 and one of our friendly representatives will be happy to assist you.