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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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March 2017 Bozeman Area Calendar of Events

March 1, 2017

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

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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…

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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,…

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Bozeman Area 2017 February Calendar of Events

February 2, 2017

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

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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) 12pm Walk For The Health Of It @ Base of Peets Hill 9:00am  Bozeman Winter Farmers’ Market @ Emerson Center 10am  Galloping Dog Agility & Flyball Club – Fun Match @ Gallatin Fairgrounds 5pm  Pints w/Purpose…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Bozeman Area December 2016 Calendar of Events

December 1, 2016

BOZEMAN AREA CALENDAR OF EVENTS Brought to you by Bozeman Montana Real 12pm  Walk for The Health Of It @ Base of Peets Hill (Wed’s in Dec) 2-22  A Christmas Carol @ The Ellen Theatre 2-3  MBC, The Nutcracker @ Willson Auditorium 10am  Holiday Open House Extravaganza @ Antique Market…

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The Hardest Day & An Attitude of Gratitude

November 23, 2016

This week, in honor of Thanksgiving, I share with you a very personal blog post written by my Marketing Design Specialist (who also happens to be my sister).  I don’t normally post about things so personal, but it seems appropriate this week. Thanksgiving is upon us.  Thanksgiving was meant to be a national holiday in which…

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bozeman condos for sale

Looking for Unique?

November 17, 2016

  626 E. Cottonwood Street, #1, Bozeman, MT 59715 MLS 217398  $850,000 You’ve just found it.  This one-of-a-kind loft is located in the up and coming Mill District.  Three captivating floors of custom details, coupled with breath-taking views of the Bridger Range from the kitchen, master bedroom, game room, and roof-top deck are what put…

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Bozeman Area November 2016 Calendar of Events

November 1, 2016

BOZEMAN AREA CALENDAR OF EVENTS Brought to you by Bozeman Montana Real 9am  Children’s Festival of the Book @ Bozeman Public Library 9am  Bozeman Winter Farmer’s Market @ The Emerson Center 5th-6th Bridger Ski Foundation Consignment Sale @ Gallatin County Fairgrounds ELECTION DAY – Don’t forget to VOTE! Click HERE to…

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montana code of the new west

“Don’t expect the same urban efficiency with regards to mail, newspaper and other delivery services.”

October 28, 2016

Recently, the great county of Gallatin has re-circulated a fantastic document entitled ‘Code Of The New West’.  This document was originally written in 2002, when the population in Bozeman was only about 30,000, the average cost of building a single-family home was a mere $127,000, and the local crime rate was higher than national average.  (source)…

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