The Advantages of Working with Derrik Carlson & KW Park City Keller Williams Real Estate:

In this article, I will tell you the benefits of working with Derrik Carlson, a top-producing realtor in Park City, Utah. We will also dive into the benefits of working with the number one real estate brokerage in the world, Keller Williams, and the group Keller Williams Luxury International.

Advantages of Keller WilliamsPark City and the surrounding area is what we call an inbound market. The average buyer comes from over 500 miles away when moving to or buying a vacation property in the Park City area. That means the listing broker and agent must have a long reach to attract international buyers and buyers from Alaska to Florida and New York to California. 

In reality, about 1% of…

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Best Website to Search Park City Real Estate for Sale
It has taken thousands of hours to build what I believe is the best real estate website to search for Park City real estate for sale.  On our new website at, you can search for condos, homes, and land.  The user also can save a search to stay updated on the local listings.  The site provides the ability to search with a map and filter the results by bedrooms, bathrooms, square feet, lot size, year built, days on the website (or days on the market), nightly rental eligibility, waterfront, golf properties, horse properties, hiking and biking properties, ski properties, public remarks.  If you're familiar with Park City, you can choose the area of town you would like to search. 

We have built specific pages for different local…

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Park City New Real Estate Listings

Old Town Home - Old Town Park City

Click Here View the Newly Listed Homes and Condos of Park City & Deer Valley

Every MLS listing in the Park City area can quickly be found on our map search.  If you would like more information regarding a specific area of town check out the page about Park City Neighborhoods. 

Ski season has arrived with Deer Valley and Park City Mountain open for skiing.  That means over the next few weeks we should have fresh ski-in-ski-out real estate listings in Deer Valley, Old Town, and The Canyons Village.  In the Park City real estate market report we continually update the statistics of new listings, sold properties, and what's going on with Park City real estate.  

If you would like detailed information about a…

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Ski-In-Ski-Out Homes + Condos in Deer Valley & Empire Pass

Here is what Ski-In-Ski-Out Buyers are looking for in Deer Valley & Empire Pass and the Reasons Why!  Winter shopping for ski-in-ski-out properties has begun in Park City, Utah. I showed a few properties in Upper Deer Valley and Empire Pass yesterday. This particular buyer is an incredibly intelligent, self-made gentleman that has started and sold several businesses over the past few years. The dream of owning a Deer Valley property is right around the corner, and he'll be able to settle in before the ski season. He's considered Stein Eriksen Residences and Stein Eriksen Lodge because of the amenities, Arrowleaf and Shooting Star because of the value, Double Eagle because of the ski…

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How Much Does Technology Matter When Listing Your Property for Sale? 

By: Derrik Carlson 435.200.5478 - Real Estate in Park City, Midway, & Heber Utah 

I've been told over and over that real estate is a face to face/belly to belly business where all that matters is personal relationships. Well, that is the truth but many relationships start online in the 21 century and so do real estate relationships. If you're considering selling a home, condo or land in Park City I wanted to illustrate that I have special tools in place that no one else in my marketplace is using to help sell your home faster and for more money. These tools allow me to drive web traffic directly to my website and capture prospective buyer's contact information so I can start a…

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Lower Deer Valley Real Estate

Lower Deer Valley Real Estate

Lower Deer Valley is located within the Deer Valley® Resort area and is one of four neighborhoods - Lower and Upper Deer Valley, Empire Pass, and Deer Crest.  Lower Deer Valley Resort areas offer single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums, as well as fractional ownership.  This area of Park City is a true treasure that provides an unmatched lifestyle.  Home and condo owners come from all over the world for the beauty of the mountains, easy access to skiing, and mild summer weather.   Lower Deer Valley is less than 40 miles from the Salt Lake International Airport.



Search Every Property for Sale in Deer Valley

(Lower Deer Valley, Upper Deer Valley, Deer Crest, and Empire Pass)

Ski Properties in…

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Five Factors Influencing the Resale Value of Your Home

Major Factors of Home Value on ResalesWhen it comes to real estate, the decisions you make today can significantly impact the resale value of your property in the future.  While considering the perfect home or condo, it's essential to remember not only your current needs but also what will appeal to potential buyers down the road.  In this guide, we explore key factors that play a crucial role in determining the resale value of your home in Park City, Utah.

From the importance of location and layout to the impact of views and renovations, we'll help you make informed decisions to ensure your property remains a wise investment.  Additionally, we discuss the invaluable role of an experienced real estate agent in navigating external…

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Who Called from the Phone Number (435) 200-5478?

Have you received calls from (435) 200-5478? Well, if so, it's me calling you. You signed up on this website regarding real estate in the Park City area. I have a plan set up to ensure I contact everyone who registers (I know that the registration button is annoying and it forces you to give your email and phone number, but it gives me the highest probability of contacting you and helping you to buy or sell real estate in the Park City area) to make sure they are on the Goldilocks schedule of follow-up. Not so much that you'll get annoyed but enough that it's a quick email or a 20-second phone call to remind you that if you need anything, I'm here for you when you're ready. I never want a client to think…

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Who called me from 833-Ski-Home-or-Call-833-754-4663?

Who called me?I have added a toll-free phone number so you can contact me easily from the main page of If you are interested in buying or selling real estate in Park City you can reach Derrik Carlson at 833-Ski-Home. It's as easy as dialing (833) 754-4663 on your phone or clicking the image above if you've already clicked read full post on the blog. As always, you can also reach me, Derrik Carlson, on my cell phone at 435-200-LIST | (435) 200-5478. 

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In the past week, I have overheard three different discussions about capital gains when someone is selling their Park City home. Capital gains on the sale of a primary residence is often misunderstood and because I'm not a CPA, tax advisor, etc I must say it's best to consult a licensed professional regarding any proceeds when selling a property. 

Here's what the IRS has to say about the sale of your home: "If you have a capital gain from the sale of your main home, you may qualify to exclude up to $250,000 of that gain from your income. You may qualify to exclude up to $500,000 of that gain if you file a joint return with your spouse. Publication 523, Selling Your Home, provides rules and worksheets. Topic 409 covers general capital gain and loss…

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