Contact Us 406.556.7188

Real Estate Blog

Your Dream is Our Passion.  Call Today 406.556.7188

us housing market

US Housing Market Continues the Move into ‘Buy Territory’!

April 20, 2017

US Housing Market Continues the Move into ‘Buy Territory’! According to the Beracha, Hardin & Johnson Buy vs. Rent (BH&J) Index, the US housing market has continued to move deeper into buy territory, supporting the belief that housing markets across the country remain a sound investment. The BH&J Index is a quarterly report that attempts…

Read More
Belgrade homes for sale

Just Listed – 1101 Landmark

April 19, 2017

Perfect Views of the Bridger Mountains 1101 Landmark Belgrade, MT 59714 $349,900 MLS #219491 Just Listed in Belgrade! This four bedroom, three bathroom home has it all. It recently received a “mini face lift” all new interior paint and carpet. It features an open floor plan and a bonus room which could be used as…

Read More
properly priced home

If It Hasn’t Sold Yet…

April 4, 2017

There are some homeowners that have been waiting for months to get a price they hoped for when they originally listed their house for sale. The only thing they might want to consider is… Is it a properly priced home? If it hasn’t sold yet, it’s likely not. Particularly in the Bozeman area real estate…

Read More
homes for sale belgrade mt

JUST LISTED in Belgrade

March 28, 2017

130 Dee Ct.  Belgrade, MT 59714 MLS 219274  $262,000 Four Bedroom Home at the Perfect Price Point Just listed in Belgrade! This spacious, four bedroom home sits on a one acre lot in a neighborhood with very light covenants. Bring your RVs, boats, and other outdoor toys and equipment. Vaulted ceilings and an open floor…

Read More
clean kitchen appliances

Clean Kitchen Appliances Using Natural Ingredients

March 20, 2017

Clean Kitchen Appliances Using Natural Ingredients You Probably Have in Your Pantry Right Now Spring is in the air! It’s time to put your gloves on and apply a little elbow grease to, er, get rid of that oven grease. Here are some great, natural methods to clean kitchen appliances without those pesky toxic fumes…

Read More
bozeman mt real estate market report

Your Bozeman Real Estate Market Report – March 2017

March 17, 2017

Bozeman Real Estate Market Here is a brief overview of some key components of the current Bozeman Real Estate Market. Check more in-depth reports at Bozeman Montana Single Family Homes Market Report and Bozeman Montana Condo Market Report. Have questions about translating data into information YOU can use? Give us a call! One of our agents…

Read More
Mortgage downpayemtn Montana Downpayment Gift

Home Buyers May Qualify for a Mortgage Downpayment Gift in the State of Montana

March 12, 2017

We have blogged about this recently, but feel it’s of such high value, we wanted to share this information again. The real estate industry really picks up this time of year so maybe you are one of the many people who are considering buying a home. If you are like many Americans, coming up with…

Read More
Swan Valley home for sale

1201 Stoner Lake Rd

March 6, 2017

1201 Stoner Lake Rd Swan Valley, MT 59826 MLS 338586 $1,999,999 This breathtaking estate captures the essence of the rugged American West and combines it with Montana luxury. Located on 61 pristine acres, this home features cottonwood and native MT stone accents. Inside, entertaining spaces include multiple living and entertaining areas, chef’s kitchen, 3 master…

Read More
buying your dream home

3 Questions to Ask If You Want to Buy Your Dream Home

March 2, 2017

If you are debating purchasing a home right now, you are probably getting a lot of advice. Though your friends and family will have your best interest at heart, they may not be fully aware of your needs and what is currently happening in the real estate market. Ask yourself the following 3 questions to…

Read More
bozeman montana

March 2017 Bozeman Area Calendar of Events

March 1, 2017

Bozeman Brew Off, March 1st-10th www.BridgerBrewCrew.org 9am Bozeman Winter Farmers’ Market @ Emerson Center www.DowntownBozeman.org 10am Montana International Children’s Film Festival @ Bozeman Public Library www.mticff.com 5pm 12th Annual Live & Silent Auction @ The Commons www.BreathinIsBelievin.org 12pm Woman-Owned Business Tour @ Bisl Foods + Indulgence Salon www.DowntownBozeman.org 5pm FREE Friday Night at The Children’s…

Read More
homes for sale bozeman mt

I Would Have Never Sold It In My Lifetime…

February 17, 2017

1300 Kirwan Lane 3 Bed    5 Bath MLS 218487  $499,000 We recently asked the owner of this beautiful home, “Would you share why you love this home?” He didn’t even need much time to ponder. His quick response, “That’s easy.” I fell in love with this home, initially, because of the incredible mountain views out…

Read More
real estate market

February 2017 Bozeman Area Real Estate Market Update

February 7, 2017

The 4th quarter of 2016 incidates what you already know if you’ve been home shopping in Gallatin County. The number of homes for sale was drastically down, while sales and prices were, generally, up. Bozeman area real estate market reflects the very definition of supply and demand. New construction is booming and existing home sales,…

Read More
Bozeman MT Montana

Bozeman Area 2017 February Calendar of Events

February 2, 2017

9am Bozeman Winter Farmers’ Market @ Emerson Center www.BozemanWinterMarket.com 6:30pm Heart Art Auction @ The Commons www.ReachInc.org Super Bowl LI 6:30pm EST, televised nationally on FOX www.NFL.com 6pm GVLT Trail Mix Annual Meeting @ Masonic Temple www.DowntownBozeman.org 5pm FREE Friday Nights @ The Children’s Museum of Bozeman www.CMBozeman.org 7:30pm A Little Night Music @ MSU…

Read More
creative organization

Our 5 Favorite Ways to Turn Wasted Space Into Storage

January 30, 2017

Spring is right around the corner! Now is the perfect time to complete those indoor projects you have been knocking around in your brain. Many of us are already working on home organization since it’s a popular New Year resolution. The largest obstacle to getting your house organized is simply space. We’ve all heard the…

Read More
saving money

Montana Down Payment Gift Program

January 20, 2017

One of the biggest obstacles home buyer’s face is coming up with a down payment. Saving money is tough. According to CreditDonkey, nearly half of Americans don’t have enough cash in savings to cover an unexpected expense of $500 or less. Just 17% carry the suggested three month emergency fund in savings, and we won’t…

Read More
save money

Drop in FHA Mortgage Insurance to Benefit Home Buyers

January 9, 2017

What is an FHA Mortgage Loan? Before we get to the great news about FHA MIP, let’s cover what an FHA loan is. An FHA loan is a mortgage loan insured by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA). Frequently, an FHA loan is a great alternative for individuals who may not qualify for a conventional mortgage…

Read More
bozeman montana

Bozeman Area 2017 January Calendar of Events

January 2, 2017

HAPPY NEW YEAR 6pm  Fly Tying Classes @ River’s Edge Fly Shop  (Wed’s in Jan) www.TheRiversEdge.com 12pm Walk For The Health Of It @ Base of Peets Hill www.DowntownBozeman.org 9:00am  Bozeman Winter Farmers’ Market @ Emerson Center www.BozemanWinterMarket.com 10am  Galloping Dog Agility & Flyball Club – Fun Match @ Gallatin Fairgrounds www.Bozone.com 5pm  Pints w/Purpose…

Read More
home warranties

Do I Need a Home Warranty?

December 30, 2016

We know what you’re thinking.  ‘Home Warranty?  What a racket!’ There are, indeed, thousands of consumer complaints filed against home warranty providers each year.  However, the concept of a home warranty as a whole, is a great one!  It’s not necessary for every homeowner, but for those who don’t have the ability, means, nor time…

Read More
bozeman realtor

Jessica’s Top 4 “Must-Do’s” This Season

December 16, 2016

Jessica DeJarlais is our office Mom who happens to be a dang good realtor as well. 1. Cut down your own Christmas Tree.  “We cut down our own tree in the Bridgers.  That’s not something everyone in the country can do!” The Bridger Mountain Range is part of Gallatin National Forest which means you can…

Read More
bozeman realtor

Keegan’s Top 5 “Must-Do’s” This Season

December 9, 2016

Keegan Latta is our office fisherman who happens to be a dang good realtor as well. 1. Hike and/or Snowshoe to either Grotto or Palisade Falls.  “These are fun hikes both in summer and winter, but the ice is really cool in the winter!” photo credit Grotto Falls Trail is a beautiful scenic hike for all…

Read More