Monthly Archives: April 2013

New Home Search Options

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Home Builders Hold Great Confidence For New Homes Over Next 6 Months

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) report for April shows that builder confidence slipped by two points to a rating of 42 from the March reading of 44. The Housing Market Index (HMI) measures home builder confidence in market conditions for newly built single family homes. A reading […]

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6 Essential Spring Cleaning Chores to Make Your Home Shine

If the thought of cleaning your Boise home this spring doesn’t bring a smile to your face, you’re not alone. To help you get going now, here is a short list of the 6 essential spring-cleaning chores. 1.  Store winter clothes. It’s time to pack away your winter clothes. Coats, sweaters, and bulkier clothing need […]

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Home Prices Accelerate In 2013 WIth Double Digit Growth

Last week, the S&P/Case-Shiller Index showed home prices gaining 8.1 percent during the 12-month period ending January 2013, marking the largest year-over-year increases since the summer of 2006. The Case-Shiller Index measures changes in home prices by tracking same-home sales throughout 20 housing markets nationwide; and the change in sales price from sale-to-sale. Detached, single-family […]

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5 Top Tips For Purchasing Your New Home

It’s a great time to buy a new home because there are quite a few Boise area homes for sale and interest rates have continued to stay comparatively low. Whether it’s your first time purchasing real estate or you’re a seasoned professional, here are a few tips to make shopping for a new house more […]

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Should You Fix And Flip Or Buy And Hold Your Investment Real Estate?

When you make an investment in Boise area real estate, it’s important to consider your options for turning a profit even before you write an offer. It might be best to rent out the property to cover your mortgage and build equity providing the home cash-flows with solid rents and demand. Or, you could fix […]

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