Michelle Avery, CRS GRI
Owner/Broker, Top Producer 1994-2011

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Generation through Generation, Buying & Selling Since 1906

Born and raised in Colorado, Michelle’s family homesteaded in Steamboat Springs, CO in 1906. For four generations, Michelle and her family have been involved in Real estate transactions. Her heritage and strong family roots have provided the basis for the values that she brings to her Real Estate practice.

Michelle started her Real Estate career in 1992. Since then, she has been the Top Producer and # 1 gross producing agent for Coldwell Banker from 1994 through 2011. Additionally, Michelle has continuously been awarded numerous awards such as:

President’s Elite – Top 50 Realtors in Colorado
Chairman’s Circle Award – Top Producer

Along with Michelle’s over 20 years of Real Estate experience and extensive knowledge of the area, Michelle has earned the highest designations obtainable such as:

  • Certified Residential Specialist (CRS)
    • Held only by 5% Realtors in the Country
  • Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI)
    • Considered the nation’s number one Real Estate designation.

Having a strong sense of community, Michelle has served and/or is a member of various associations:

  • The Colorado Association of Realtors
  • National Association of Realtors
  • Steamboat Springs Board of Realtors ~ served as Director for 4 years
  • Better Business Bureau
  • Chamber of Commerce Member
  • Steamboat Ambassador
  • Live Strong: Ride for Yellow, Ski for Yellow

Michelle has extensive experience in all facets of the real estate business from commercial to residential, including expertise in 1031 Tax Deferred Exchanges. She excels in luxury resort homes, condominiums, primary & secondary homes, and vacant land. Michelle uses her extended knowledge and experience to give her clients the utmost service and satisfaction.

Having a love of outdoor activities, Michelle has taken advantage of Steamboat’s signature “Champagne” powder. Taking her passion to a competitive level, Michelle ski raced on a scholarship through college and represented the State of Colorado as an International Ski Ambassador. In addition, Michelle has:

  • Hosted a Ski Television program for 2 years in Steamboat called “More Than Just a Ski Town”
  • Worked as a Professional Ski Model for Head Skis, Volant, Smith and, Spyder Ski Wear
  • Worked in a variety of facets of the Ski Industry for many years.

“In my personal time, I enjoy all sports including skiing, golf, tennis and mountain biking. Traveling is my second love, next to real estate of course! Traveling to different countries and seeing other cultures is one of my favorite things.”