Park City Realtors Expand Market

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Utah Properties adds Red Ledges community in Heber, Utah to list of represented developments

 PARK CITY, UTAH – Locally owned and operated since 1976, first as the Coleman Land Trust, then as Prudential Utah Real Estate, and now as Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Utah Properties, BHHS Utah Properties has been a leading force in the development of Park City’s real estate market for more than 40 years. Red Ledges, which is a four-season, full-amenity community in Heber, has been one of the most successful real estate development projects in the Wasatch Back for a decade. As Park City and Heber have become more connected over the past few years, the inclusion of a development like Red Ledges at a top brokerage was a logical evolution in the Park City real estate market, so it was only natural the two would eventually join forces.


The long-standing Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Utah Properties brokerage has listed other large projects in Wasatch County over the years including Wolf Creek Ranch, Tuhaye, and Deer Crest Estates and The St. Regis Deer Valley, but the addition of Red Ledges marks the first time any Park City brokerage has represented a major development in the Heber Valley.  Heber is a growing town just east of Park City which is enjoying its own blend of revitalization and Old West ambiance.  Over the past four years, Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Money Magazine, and several others have named Heber one of the top places in the U.S. for lifestyle, growth, and second home ownership.


Steve Roney, Owner & CEO of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Utah Properties provided some perspective on the significance of Red Ledges joining the fold noting, “Skiing and real estate are the two biggest economic drivers in Park City and the surrounding areas. This is a place people want to be because the Wasatch Back provides four season recreational and community opportunities for residents and visitors alike. Heber sits just 20 minutes east of Park City and 10 minutes from Deer Valley Resort’s eastern entrance where the new Mayflower Mountain Resort is under construction, and along with the stunning beauty and longer summer months due to a slightly lower elevation, Heber is becoming the next big thing and the newest wave of progress in our town. Red Ledges, with stunning Timpanogos views and unmatched red rock terrain, happens to capitalize on all the best attributes of both Park City and the Heber Valley.”


Red Ledges is the brainchild and dream of two retired Fortune 500 CEOs, Nolan Archibald of Stanley Black & Decker and Tony Burns of Ryder System, Inc. The large parcels of land in Heber Valley that have been developed into Red Ledges were owned by the family of Burns’ wife for generations. The year-round gated enclave was created to build a luxury community based on the family values and stewardship of the land that the family has upheld since Heber was founded in the late 1800’s.

Mitchel Burns, the Chief Operating Officer of Red Ledges, reflected on his family’s history, “My mother’s frame of reference goes back to before the State built the dam and turned the middle of the Provo River into the Jordanelle Reservoir, and to when Heber was mostly horse ranches. My aunt and her family have been running the bowling alley in Heber since the mid-sixties, so there is a genuine attachment to this place. Carrying on my family’s vision and legacy in the Heber Valley is of utmost importance to me. I love seeing our members enjoying and appreciating our family’s land. Steve Roney’s BHHS Utah Properties is locally owned and family run, so we know they understand the legacy of a business being in the family. We felt that aligning the interests of these two family businesses was the best way to capitalize on the convergence of Park City and Heber Valley. It is perfectly tailored for Red Ledges, encompassing the best attributes of the Old West and America’s premier 21st century ski town.”

 

ABOUT BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOME SERVICES UTAH PROPERTIES

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Utah Properties is an independently owned residential, commercial, and advisory services real estate company founded in 1976. With offices throughout the Wasatch Front, Wasatch Back, and St. George, the company has a long-standing track record of market dominance and dependability. Under the Berkshire Hathaway name, the firm holds the #1 position in Utah’s real estate marketplace and maintains a historic commitment to community-driven service. For more information, please visit their website at www.bhhsutah.com.

 

ABOUT RED LEDGES

As the most successful master planned community in the Park City area, Red Ledges is located in the bucolic Heber Valley and offers stunning views to go with easy access to world class skiing, outdoor adventure, year-round activities, and the Salt Lake International Airport. A collection of premier private-club amenities may be found on property, most notably an award-winning Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course, a family-friendly Jack Nicklaus Signature 12-hole Golf Park, the Clubhouse with fine dining, the Swim and Fitness Club and sports shop, the Village Center pool complex, the Jim McLean Golf School, the year-round Cliff Drysdale tennis club, and the equestrian center.

 

Red Ledges is a 2,000-acre, four-season community less than an hour from Salt Lake City and minutes from Park City in the beautiful Wasatch Mountains. Carefully designed neighborhoods offer a selection of estate homesites, luxury cottages, mountain villas, and club cabins designed to complement the rugged beauty of the surrounding high-country terrain. A full suite of custom homebuilding and design services are offered through Red Ledges Homebuilding to streamline the design-build process with a concierge level of service, providing an efficient, highly personalized, seamless experience throughout all facets of creating a custom home.

 

Nearly 200 homes have been completed and over 100 more are in process as Red Ledges evolves into one of Utah’s premier private communities. Buyers can choose from a variety of homesites offering new construction opportunities or they can select from existing luxury homes, cabins, cottages, and villas. Learn more about Red Ledges real estate and why more and more families are calling Red Ledges home in the 10th Anniversary video which can be found at www.redledges.com.

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