The trend for sales in April 2012 continued with 29 residential sales with an average sales price of $2.4 million dollars at $727.00 per sq. ft. Two Notable sales were in the Castle Creek area just south west of Aspen. The first property was a 5,708 square feet home at 243 Conundrum that sold for $5 million even. The second property that sold was a 4,107 square feet home on the river at 927 Castle Creek Road that sold at $4.6 million down from its $7.1 million original asking price. These properties represented surreal settings and privacy just 10-15 minutes outside of Aspen. Another sale that represented great value was the 3,571 square foot contemporary remodel at 2156 Maroon Creek road. This property had 4 bedrooms and was located within 5-10 minutes from downtown Aspen, had modest views and privacy, and was located just a few minutes from the Maroon Bells recreation park. It closed for $3 million from its original ask price of $5.1 million. The top sale for April 2012 was a 7,732 square foot contemporary ski-in / ski-out home located at 21 Burnt Mountain Circle in the two Creeks ski area in Snowmass. This property is front and center to fabulous ski access for the Snowmass ski area.