Is 2017 THE Year To Buy?

You’ve likely heard by now that we’re in the middle of what industry experts like to call a “sellers market”, and while it’s very much true that right now is a great time to sell your home there are a number of reasons why it’s also an amazing time to buy! How can it be…

Boise Real Estate: Curb Appeal

With so many great available homes in Idaho right now, it can be hard to make that all important first impression with potential buyers. Smart sellers aren’t deterred from this fact; are getting the most bang for their buck by stepping up the curb appeal. According to the latest Remodeling Cost vs. Value Report, the…

New IHFA Incentives

The Idaho Housing and Finance Association proclaimed it has received only 363 applications since announcing it had $13 million in federal emergency funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. This money is intended to provided zero interest loans of up to $50,000 for Idaho home owners in danger of losing their homes…

Boise Home Foreclosure News

The number of homes receiving foreclosure filings went down 17% in January compared to last year. Foreclosure filings fell sharply the first of this year, but we’re not ready to break out the dancing shoes yet! That’s still over 261k properties and a 1% increase compared to December. “We’ve now seen three straight months with…

Spring Real Estate Market

No one is making claims of rampant optimism throughout the country, but none the less Americans remain sold on the value of home ownership despite a tremulous market. Things are exceptionally good for those looking to buy a home in Idaho as home prices themselves are still falling and spring could end up as a…

Housing Affordability is UP!

It’s a great time to be in Boise Real Estate – especially if you are a qualified home buyer! The real estate market across the country is primed for first time home buyers as well as investors, with housing at more affordable levels than ever! The numbers don’t lie, home affordability is higher today than…