Home Selling

Sept. 15, 2020

Boise Real Estate Market Update - Aug 2020

Boise Real Estate Market Update - Aug 2020

The median sales price for all homes sold in Ada County in August reached $400,000, the 12.7% year-over-year increase, surpassing the previous high of $390,000 a year ago.

Boise home prices continue to be driven by a shrinking supply of ...

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Aug. 18, 2020

Inventory of Homes For Sale Is Improving

Selling a home

We are still in the seller's market.  We still have more buyers willing to buy a home than sellers willing to sell. The inventory of homes is however slowly improving. This would be a good, positive sign for home buyers who are getting tired of bidding wars.

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April 15, 2020

Are We Facing a New Housing Crisis?

We'll compare current 2020 housing market with the housing market in 2008.  As you'll see, we are in a very different situation right now. Current real estate market is in a much stronger position today than it was in 2008. It is no longer the center of the ...

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April 8, 2020

Using Technology To Facilitate Home Sales

Using technology can help real estate buyers and sellers thru the real estate transaction process, starting with locating the right property, using virtual tours or live video chats to view it, and completing whole transaction process online. This technology has been available for quite a while, but it's being ...

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Feb. 25, 2020

Boise Luxury Market

Boise Luxury Market Shift

Boise luxury homes

Boise luxury real estate market is starting a shift, showing increasing buyer activity in that market segment.  In the beginning of last year, many of the more expensive homes listed for sale hadn’t seen as much interest, since much of the demand for housing over the ...

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Feb. 18, 2020

North Boise Home Prices

North Boise Home Prices 2019

North Boise homes are among the highest priced real estate in Ada County. The average price per square footage was the highest at $265 last year and the median price was $476,000 - the 9.7 percent price increase over 2018. New construction dominated the ...

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Feb. 14, 2020

How To Price Your Home

How To Price Your Home For Sale

Boise real estate market is the sellers' market where buyer demand far exceeds the supply. It doesn’t mean though that you should price your home as high as the sky when you’re ready to sell. Here’s why making sure you price it right ...

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Feb. 6, 2020

Retire and Downsize?

over 55 homes

Retire and downsize or "age" in place? Or, perhaps move to a 55+ community?

Many seniors hope to “age in place" versus downsize and move to a new home. They would rather remain in their own home for the later years of your life; not moving into a smaller home, assisted ...

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Jan. 16, 2020

Disappearing Real Estate Inventory

Disappearing Real Estate Inventory

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The Boise real estate market, similar to other markets in the county, is expected to do very well this year as mortgage rates remain at historic lows and the "Boise secret is out". We've seen a record number of Californians as well as buyers from ...

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Jan. 14, 2020

Boise Luxury Market 2020

Boise Luxury Market 2020

Many homeowners in Boise found themselves with more home equity than they realized. At the same time their wages were increasing last year. These two factors combined can act as a trigger for the homeowners to think about making a move to a larger or more ...

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