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Feb. 15, 2019

2018 Idaho Real Estate Report for Ada, Canyon and Gem Counties

2018 was the 4th year of record low inventory in Ada County. Last year began to give us the first signs that the market may be shifting back towards balance.  We begin 2019 with a change in the Ada County existing homes supply.  Note: January 2019 was the first ...

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March 1, 2018

The Interesting History of Wilder, Idaho

Wilder, IdahoWilder, Idaho is one of the classic small rural towns the Gem State is known for. The area is agricultural, though the farmers in Wilder grow more than Famous Potatoes. Alfalfa seed, beans, hops, onions, sugar beets and seed corn all contribute to helping keep it a thriving farming community ...

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Jan. 10, 2017

McCall Winter Carnival

By January 1st, everyone is usually ready for a break from the holiday festivities that kick off in November. For those who want the celebration to continue on just a little longer, however, the McCall Winter Carnival is just the event to keep the party going. The City of McCall ...

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April 9, 2016

Do You Know How to Flip a House?

There's nothing new about buying a house that needs a little fixing up and turning right around to sell it for profit. Doing it in a short time-frame, however, has become a lucrative business. It's known as "flipping" a house, and some ambitious flippers even take on homes ...

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April 1, 2016

Is it Better to Remodel or Buy a New Home?

remodel of a home kitchenYour current home may have been your dream house when you first bought it but families grow and priorities change, so it's not surprising if lately you've been weighing the options of a remodel vs. buy in the Boise Idaho Real Estate market. Both have their benefits, but ...

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July 16, 2015

Building a home in the Treasure Valley

Making a Home Unique

By Sheri Partyka

An interesting read just came across my desk. Check this out!

http://www.realtor.com/news/unique-homes/throwback-thursday-googie-homes/?iid=rdc_news_hp_carousel_theLatest

Reading this gave me reason to reflect back on my own contracting adventure. Building your own home can be a truly rewarding project ...

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April 22, 2015

Happy Earth Day!

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Jan. 15, 2015

Boise makes the Forbes “Best Buy Cities” list again!

Boise City-Nampa makes the “Best Buy Cities” list from the Forbes and Local Market Monitor team once again for 2015. Using data from 105 of the largest metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs), each with a minimum population of 550,000, to come up with their top 20 cities to invest ...

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Nov. 4, 2014

The Power of the Internet

Today, the computer can influence every aspect of our lives. The process of buying or selling a home is no exception. In excess of 80% of today's homebuyers use a computer in their search for a new home. Many do not even meet with a realtor until the most ...

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Oct. 30, 2014

Landscape to increase home value!

A nice garden is a symbol to potential buyers that your home has been maintained, and is a comfortable place to live. Let's face it: a beautiful garden just plain makes your house look better! 

Studies show that a well-kept garden increases the value of your home by ...

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