The Sellers Edge Blogs

Woodburning

Only halfway through December and already the Treasure Valley has seemingly dedicated itself to becoming the next image for Hallmark's snow-white holiday cards. Amidst the pl...

Basements

Once a home is built, it may become difficult to add more square footage. This was even more the case prior to current building practices and the invention of various technolog...

How do home sales by owner work?

"Home for sale by owner." It's a bit of a confusing thing to see on a sign right? Is the home being sold by someone who isn't the owner? Did someone steal that house and...

Building homes vs buying

Most of the time when you are trying to get a new house to make your home, you will probably follow the traditional channels, and have an agent take you to all the different hom...

How many home sales fall through?

When it comes time to sell your house, you are going to find that it is not a very cut and dry process. The real estate system is well traveled and understood, but there are...

First time buyers

Buying your first home is like nothing else. There are lots of things that you will buy for the first time and some of them (Like buying your first car) can be very daunting, bu...

What is the weather like in Idaho?

If you live outside of Idaho and are asked to conjure up an image of what the state might be like during the winter, you are probably going to imagine a pitched white blizzard...

How to make money buying homes

An unexpected phenomenon to pop up in the last few decades is the process of buying a house, not to live in, but to turn around and sell. The various television shows that go...

Building vs. Buying a Home

  The housing market can be fickle; sometimes it seems like there are always homes popping up on the market left and right, while other times the good houses are few a...

When is renting a home better than buying?

Traditionally, it has been the American dream to own a home. And there are definitely benefits to owning beyond the financial reasons. You have more freedom to paint, add to...

Buying homes with swimming pools

When the summer comes around, there's nothing better than having a swimming pool in your backyard. Not only do you have a wonderful place to relax in the heat, but you are the en...

Who are the largest employers in Idaho?

Melaleuca, which is based in the Idaho Falls area and calls itself The Wellness Company, prides itself on manufacturing safe, effective and environmentally responsible wellness...

Idaho's crime rates vs the national average

Most residents of the fair state of Idaho would agree that they feel safer here than they would in most big cities in the United States. Crime has been on the decline in Idaho...

Buying homes without HOA

Sales of homes with homeowner's associations or HOAs have been on the rise steadily. It is estimated that around 60% of new homes are being built in neighborhoods that have some ...

How neighbors impact home sales

You have decided to sell your home. You have cleared out all the extra junk and pictures. You have painted and scrubbed and now you are ready. Your home looks beautiful and you ...

Buying a home near a university

There are basically three reasons for buying a home near a university. One is the investment. You can rent the space whole house at market value or you can rent by the room. If ...

Homeownership Despite Poor Credit

Taking the step to buy a new home has many feelings that tag along for the ride. From the excitement of living in a new place to the stress of packing, everyone feels a variet...

What are distressed home sales?

The term "distressed homes" refers to the value of the home and the financial situation of the owners, not necessarily the condition of the home. While a home in disrepair ma...

Renting vs Buying

There a lot of things to consider when deciding whether to rent or buy a home. Because of the costs involved in the purchase of a home as well as the extra costs that come with ...

When do home sales pick up?

Home sales have basically two cycles. One is on a yearly basis where there are typical swells and ebbs during the calendar year which for the most part remain consistent year t...

What are bank owned sales

Bank owned, short sale, foreclosure. These terms are used interchangeably by many people but they actually mean different things. Foreclosure is a process that happens when a ...

Tips for Resale

Homeowners are always looking for great tips to help their homes sell more quickly once the home has been listed. Since every home is unique, it can be hard to decide where to st...

Reasons a Sale May Fall Through

There are many reasons why a home may not sell. It may appear to be too cluttered, curb appeal may deter buyers from looking further into the property, or it may be in a poo...

Is buying a home with no money down possible?

Buying a home is probably one of the largest investments a person will make in their life. And, with the median price of homes in Boise being between $185,000 and $220,000 that is...

Boise's Entertainment Gem- The Egyptian Theater

When driving by or walking down Main Street in Boise, Idaho, one may come upon a most unusual building. It is a sand colored exterior with dazzling scarabs and long, red...

What do Home Inspectors Look For

It's a fear we have - that our home won't pass inspection. Home inspectors look at every little detail of a place to make sure everything is at the proper standard for a home ...

Just a Bit of a Fixer Upper

Building a new home can be a fun experience, but some homeowners prefer a more hands-on approach to creating their dream home. No, this doesn't mean the grab a hammer and ju...

Renovation Resolutions

Congratulations! You and yours have made it through the Gregorian calendar year of 2016, and that really is something to be proud of. Now is the time to take stock in our...

Multi-Family Homes

Investment properties can be a lucrative way to turn a profit. Many people who inherit or earn a large sum of money turn to real estate to further their financial goals. There ar...

What to do when you decide to remodel

There is a lot to know when it comes to remodeling there are a lot of steps, there are lots of options to consider. Do you want to do a big remodel or a smaller one? What...

Summertime Sales Tips

Spring often brings with it the desire to deep clean a home and de-clutter in a spring cleaning frenzy, so buyers are able to see just what they have. Because of this, spring ...

Lakeside Living

Lakeside living can be a dream come true for some. Being near the soothing sounds of water all the time can add a white noise ambiance with which no noise maker can compete. As...

Weighing the Cost: Renovations That Aren't Worth It

When you have a home that is yours for the first time, or even a home that you've had for a while that you'd like to spruce up, renovations are an enticing concept. The ...

How to Build a Home with Less Environmental Impact

Shelter is one of the basic human necessities. Because of the domestication of society, humans have enjoyed and taken pride in being able to build and decorate homes, thus t...

Prime Time to Buy and Sell

It's not always possible to predict when the need to sell a home may arise, however, if selling a home is a flexible affair, there are times of the year that are more likely t...

How Many Millennials are Buying Homes?

Millennials are reforming the world right now in multiple ways. They are changing the way jobs are being created and the parameters of how life is being lived, making the non-...

Am I Getting a Good Deal on My New Home?

When buying a home, a lot of questions are bound to flurry through your mind--is this house the one? Does it have everything I need? Is everything in working order? Is the cos...

Can I buy a home with no money down?

Buying a home is a pretty big achievement. Homes can cost quite a large chunk of change making them one of the largest investments a person will make in their lifetime. ...

Pitfalls for Pending Sales and How to Avoid Them

Homeowners and potential buyer alike may come up against some struggles in the buying and selling process. Many sales go through without a hitch, but what can be done for th...

What is an HOA and why does it matter?

If you are a homeowner or plan to buy a home in the near future, you need to know more about HOAs. HOAs, or homeowner associations, are almost everywhere, however, thei...

Time to buy a new house? Questions to ask

Buying a new home is a fun adventure. It can be quite a fun ride to find a handful of homes that fit well and are in the right price range, plus each home offers a differen...

Preparing to Buy a Home After Foreclosure

Everyone has had experience with hardship and struggles- most people can even check off the box for financial difficulties. Though foreclosure can be a terrifying and stressfu...

Steps to Owning an AirBnb

Hosting an Airbnb property can be incredibly rewarding. An Airbnb is a location that works similarly to a hostel or a hotel but is run by a host who isn't a large franchise or c...

Great Ways to Plan for a Home Office

One of the most important rooms in the house can be a home office. With technology opening the path for many people to work from home part time or full time, it's a great id...

One of Idaho's Greatest Hobbies - Fishing

It's no secret that Idaho has some great places to camp, hike, ski, and snowboard. There is, however, a hobby that rarely receives much spotlight even though it can be relaxing a...

Homeowner's home protection ideas

There is an old saying that says, "home is where the heart is" and, as real estate professionals, we can say that is true. Human beings need shelter and a home fulfills that need,...

Cool places to visit in Boise, Idaho

The Creperie Place- In a shop across from Edward 21, on overland is The Creperie Place. This shop is a wonderful little place to get crepes, drinks, movie passes, free Wi-Fi a...

Landscaping

It may be hard to believe with the recent flurry of snowfall on the Treasure Valley, but yes, spring and summer do exist. And though we are not done with winter, it's never t...

4 Reasons to move to Idaho

In the last ten years, there have been quite a few people moving to Idaho. This relocation to the great potato state has caused quite the chatter amongst those looking to pu...

Tips for boosting credit to apply for a loan

There are many ways to prepare to buy a home. From checklists of things to look for while buying to deciding what real estate agent to use, buying a home has several moving par...

How to Modernize Your Home in 2017

If you have ever wanted to make your home more modern, 2017 is the year to do it! Every year newer and cooler technological and engineering advancements bring homeowners some a...

Boise Neighborhoods

Boise, Idaho is a constantly growing area. One of the perks of moving to this wonderful capital city is that it's a bit different from large cities in other states. Boise h...

10 Business Books that are a Must Read

Real estate is becoming an increasingly more attractive career choice for people in this day and age. With its flexible hours and potential for large returns, the luster of t...

Fun Things to do in the Spring

Idaho in the spring- especially around the Boise area- is a great time to get out and enjoy the outdoors, the sights, and the activities that Boise has to offer. A breath o...

Musical Attractions in the Treasure Valley

Boise, Idaho has been growing year after year, bringing even more culture along with the growth, such as in performing arts, music, and art. There are concerts to go to and...

Opening Up Small Spaces

So, you just moved into a small home or condo. Yay for downsizing! Right? You may have noticed that there are wall to wall boxes and now you are feeling overwhelmed wi...

Pet Proofing Made Easy

It's exciting to get a new pet, and it's exciting to move to a new home with your pet. However, for both of these new adventures, certain precautions need to be taken to ensure ...

What Home Appraisers Look For When They Check a Home

Getting your house appraised is nerve-racking if you don't know what to expect. What will the home appraiser look for? What are they checking? Is there anything I can do to hel...

What does For Sale by Owner Mean

There is a lot of tricky lingo that goes into the real estate market, and if you aren't familiar with it things can get a bit confusing. One phrase in particular that throws pe...

Must visit places in Idaho

No matter where you are from or what you like to do, you are going to want to check out these 18 must-see places in Idaho. The Great Potato State isn't all farms and football. Yo...

Ski Resorts to Visit in Idaho

If you are new to Idaho, you may not know where to start looking for a good place to ski or snowboard. However, even if you have been in the state a while, you may not know of...

Eagle Island State Park

Eagle Island State Park is gorgeous in all seasons. This area is located at 165 Eagle Island Parkway in Eagle, ID 83616. Eagle Island State Park is a great place, close to home, ...

Why do I need an appraisal?

In real estate, whether you are buying, selling, or just perusing, you will undoubtedly hear the word 'appraisal'. When you hear it, the word seems to carry a lot of weight, and...

When is the best time to sell a home?

Real estate can be quite foreign to the general populous. Aside from buying their own home they don't really think much about real estate. Because of this there are many people...

Real Estate Investing

When it comes to investment vehicles, real estate is very different from the rest of the pack. You see, with paper investments (stocks, bonds, and mutual funds) you are buying p...

How to make the most of lighting

Today's topic is about lights. You see, most human beings need light; usually the more light the better. So it isn't a surprise that we would want to make our homes brighter. In ...

Suburban Living

Moving to the suburbs can be a great opportunity for those who are interested in living near a city, yet don't have the desire to commit to living in the hustle and bustle that ...

Hardwood vs Carpet

It is the ever persistent question for homeowners. Whether you are building a new home or are just remodeling your current home, the question of hardwood or carpet will be an ...

Perks of living in Boise

Boise, Idaho is the capital of the state. It has its own charms and casts a spell on anyone who passes through but is especially beloved by its citizens. The city is home to...

Condo Living

For those who are looking to buy, though don't need a ton of space, there are plenty of options available. One is to go out and buy a small home, another is to purchase a trai...

Going Green

Sustainable living is becoming more and more of a hot-button subject in today's social circles. It's about more than saving the Earth, it's about cleansing life from dangerous imp...

Answers to Common Real Estate Questions

The world of real estate is vast and often downright complicated. Real estate has its own vernacular, its own culture, and regulations that are so foreign to the rest of us. H...

Stovetop Types for Remodelers

Upgrading and updating appliances can be tricky. For those who find themselves in the kitchen a lot, the stove and oven become some of the most important tools, so it's important...

Secret rooms, bunkers, and panic rooms

Whether it's for a doomsday situation, a break-in, or for some alone time, a panic room, a bunker, or a secret room is a great idea to build in your next home. These kinds of addit...

James Ray Construction

How do you go about finding a builder? It's important to make the right decision to ensure that you are not struggling each step of the way to get the things you need and want in...

Wacky Basement Ideas

Is your basement boring? Do you wish that you could renovate the space below your home and turn it into something that would be the envy of all, even the Jones' down the street...

Nampa Subdivision

Nampa, Idaho is a gorgeous area that magnificently mixes the rural with suburban life. It has a several bustling shopping centers, including Karcher Mall, and is continually gro...

Why are Appraisals so Important?

For most people, if they have done anything in the wide world of real estate, have most likely heard about appraisals. It doesn't matter if you are buying a home, selling a home, o...

DeMeyer, Kleiner, and Eagle Island - from farm to park

There are few things in Idaho culture that mean more to this community than locally owned farms. It doesn't matter if they are big or small, Idaho has them all. And all of them a...

Things to Check Out on Your Vacation to Northern Idaho

Idaho is a wonderful state with many cool places to visit. It is often underestimated and just seen by many people as "the potato state", but those who are familiar with it hav...

Living it up in the County

Is farm life calling to you as you sit in your cozy home in the city? Maybe you were raised in a good ole farming town far from the lifestyle you are currently living. It's als...

5 Inexpensive Way to Improve Your Homes Curb Appeal

Roof and Chimney It is far less expensive to maintain the upkeep of your roof and chimney than to replace everything all at once so be aware of your surroundings. Keep an eye...

How long will it take to sell my home

In America, a lot of people sell their homes move every year. Whether this is your first time, or 5th, it is good to get and stay familiar with what you can expect. And there ar...

Why Boise

Living in Boise is a fantastic experience. When deciding whether a new location is the best option to move to, many people run to the internet. Why not take it from the locals? T...

What are the perks of suburban life?

There are many options of places to live: in the city, in the suburbs, in rural towns, in a house, or in an apartment. Making a decision about where you are going to live can be ...

Kitchen Remodel Steps

Filmmaker and cookbook author Anna Thomas once said "we all eat, and it would be a waste of opportunity to eat badly." Food is a unique way to express creativity, culture, and fr...

Why Hire a Realtor

In this day and age, do-it-yourself projects pop up for every aspect of life. Crafting, sewing, cooking, decorating, mechanics- you name it, there is an online tutorial to assist ...

Tiny Homes

The tiny house movement is an interesting phenomenon that's sweeping the nation and yes, that includes the Treasure Valley. Beginning in Portland and spreading like wildfire, tiny...

College of Western Idaho (CWI)

In our fast paced and tech-savvy world, there are more and more things to learn - and learning is getting more and more expensive - and this predicament has left many people scr...

The Boise Public Library - a Treasure to Cherish

Moving to a new place can be quite an exciting adventure. It is a time to learn about a new place; a time to experience a new culture, and a time to see what all lies in st...

Boise's Comedy Culture

For many people, laughter is the best medicine. It's the greatest joy in life. And for some it is even what they live for -  to laugh. Over the years, comedy has played dif...

The hidden treasure that is Cascade and Donnelly, ID

When people talk about west-central Idaho, they typically talk about McCall and all the fun and exciting things you can do there. Quite often, however, they fail to mention all of ...

Buying a Home vs. Renting

The debate between renting and buying is a never ending one. There are valid points on both sides, and, frankly, the only thing that really matters is what situation you are in a...

What are Some Fun Things to Do in Meridian Idaho

If you are new to the area, first off, welcome and congratulations! Meridian, Idaho is a great place and you are going to love it. It is a beautiful suburban area with some of ...

Treasure Valley Eateries

It doesn't matter if you are here for a day, or if you are here to stay, there are a handful of great restaurants that you need to take the time to experience. In the Treasure Va...

Home Alternatives

In our day and age, there are many things that are changing and they change fast. The only thing that hasn't changed though, is people's desire to save even a tiny bit more money...

Myths About Selling Real Estate

There are hundreds of myths surrounding real estate that get passed along from person to person and, well-meaning they may be, a lot of them are not true. However, there are som...

Events Unique to the Treasure Valley

What would a community be without unique events? Just think of it, the City of Boston turns the river green on St. Patrick's Day every year, New Orleans holds the Mardi Gras with...

Preparing for the Sale

Once you have prepared the home, it is time to prepare for the sale. It may not seem like much (especially after you have done all the heavy lifting preparing the home), but thi...

Defining Low Median House Price 

To understand the low cost of housing here in the valley, let's look at Boise. Boise is the largest city, as well as the capital city, of Idaho. In the Treasure Valley, the house...

6 Fun Facts about Idaho

If you are moving to a new state, it is always a good idea to get to know it a little bit before the big day. Find out what is interesting about it -- fun facts and what not. But...

Meridian Idaho Homes for Sale

In the Treasure Valley, there are three big cities that are at the top of everyone's move-to list: Boise, Nampa, and Meridian. The later, Meridian, is the third largest city in the...

Golfing in the Treasure Valley

Golfing in the Boise area (or Treasure Valley) is a pastime that is not enjoyed by everyone, but is still loved by many. That is why, here in Boise and the surrounding areas, th...

Writers and Authors From Idaho

Idaho is a wonderful place, there is no doubt about it. It is a state that is full of beautiful scenery, awesome outdoor activities, a great housing market, and a lot of jobs. Unfo...

Why Paint the Exterior of My House?

This question may be one that you have had at some point or another. "Why paint my house? If it is just cosmetic, why do should I bother with it? It seems expensive," and othe...

Idaho State Parks

One of the most beautiful things about the United States is its National and State Parks. In these parks, the beauty of the wild is preserved. Here in Idaho there are many of th...

Waterfront living in Idaho: Pros and Cons

Almost everyone loves the water. There is something about the babbling of a brook or river or the lapping of waves against a boardwalk that just makes for a relaxing atmospher...

New Subdivisions in Eagle and Boise

Boise Idaho, and the surrounding Treasure Valley, is a booming place for new real estate. There are new subdivisions being built left and right and each of them has their...

Spirit of Boise Balloon Classic

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to soar in the open air above the valley? Have you ever gazed in wonder at a brilliantly colored hot air balloon? Or marveled at ...

The Treasure Valley's New Subdivisions

When it comes to new construction housing in the Treasure Valley there are plenty of sites to choose from. There are subdivisions and neighborhoods in the Boise Foothills wi...

What makes for great Curb Appeal

It's true that most homebuyers begin their search online, which means that by the time they visit the home in person, they've likely already seen pictures of the interior and/o...

Home Inspection

For a long time, some buyers and sellers of homes have operated under the "as is" school of thought, leaving sellers free of the responsibility to modify their home before sale ...

What is My Home Worth?

Knowing the value of your home is important for homeowners at every stage. Whether you have decided to sell your home or just refinance, you need to know an accurate estimate...

Idaho's Capitol in Idaho's Capital

Did you notice the difference? The difference that o and a make? If not, don't worry, most people don't. So, what is the difference, and how does it pertain to Idaho? A lot act...

How Do I Sell My Home? Part 2

Welcome to part 2 of our 2 part article on how to sell your home. In this part of the article we will be discussing appraisals, marketing, and negotiations. So, strap in and get...

How Do I Sell My Home? Part 1

Selling a home can seem like a mysterious and strange process, one that is fraught with potholes and traps to catch even the most well-meaning sellers. If this is what you...

When Should I Sell My Home?

Real estate markets have been creating quite the hubbub over the past few years. Whether it be because of the economic crash of 2008 or the great wealth that has been amassed by...

10 Things You Didn't Know About Idaho

Out of all 50 states, how many have you actually visited? Was Idaho one of them? If not, then you are missing out. Idaho, though not many people know this, is one of this coun...

Effective Home Selling Strategies - Part 2

Today, in part 2 in our series on effective home selling strategies we will continue our discussion on the appearance of your home, having your home show ready, and many o...

Effective Home Selling Strategies - Part 1

Selling a home is an adventure. One that takes time and dedication if you want to get it done quickly and properly. There are many ins and outs to selling a home and the...

Boise's Greenbelt and Other Great Outdoor Getaways

What is the Greenbelt? For those of you who are unfamiliar with the Boise Greenbelt, it is a dynamic and entertaining leisure and exercise path that works its way from one end...

Space Saving Ideas

1) Use every available inch of your home Whether preparing to sell your home or making room for new items, space saving ideas may be helpful when organizing and tidying up aroun...

Apps for the Home 

I'm sure you've heard of home automation. You can control almost the entirety of your home from your smartphone. Forgot to lock a door? Lock them remotely from your phone. D...

Backyard Games and Decor

In Boise, homeowners are relatively lucky. This is because, compared to a lot of places in the world, there is a lot of land here. Compared to bigger cities, Boiseans have a qu...

Boise Idaho New Homes

Boise, Idaho has come a long way from its simple trapping and agricultural roots. What once was a military fort surrounded by farmers and ranchers has now turned into one of the ...

Curb Appeal

If you're trying to sell your home in Boise, or just want to give your house a facelift then the best thing you can do is to increase its curb appeal. Curb appeal is the first...

What Can the Treasure Valley Offer You?

Shopping For many people, having a regular place to shop is one of the most important amenities that a city can offer. In the Treasure Valley, there are hundreds of stores, shops...

How to find the Market Value of My House

Like its name suggests, the SellersEdge.com is all about elevating a homeowners selling experience and giving sellers all the tools and strategies necessary to get the most out o...

Boise Top Ten Lists

Ever since Boise started out as a military outpost along the famed Oregon Trail, it has been drawing people to it year after year. This constant influx of people has brought many...

What Do Home Inspectors Actually Check For?

When buying or selling a home, the home inspection is an important part of the entire process. Whichever side of the deal you are on, the results of the home inspection will gre...

From Smartphone to Smart Home

We've all done it.  You're running late.  You barely had time to get your morning coffee or your breakfast, and you're out the door in a blur.  Driving to work, yo...

Tips for Home Organization

If you are moving at all, whether it be into a big house or a small one, organizing your things is always a must. However, even if you haven't moved and you just want to tame ...

Cut Down on Your Power Bill, Not Your Budget

One of the most dreaded bills that comes every month is the power bill. It can be a real downer when it comes time to pay bills, and with the recent economic down-turn most peopl...

Great Tips to Help Sell Your Home

In this day and age, selling a home is something that most Americans have to do multiple times in their lives. This means that learning the art of selling a home is vital ...

Estimating the Value of Your Home

Like its name suggests, theSellersEdge.com is all about elevating a homeowners selling experience and giving sellers all the tools and strategies necessary to get the most out of t...

Storage Hacks for Your Garage

For many homeowners, the garage can be a catch all for messes instead of whatever you would really like to use it for. This can be a dilemma for anyone trying to sell their ho...

Keep your home safe from damage

Owning a home is a vital part of the American dream. It is a symbol of freedom and stability. Many people work long and hard throughout their lives to one day own their own hou...

What Will be Inspected During a Home Inspection?

The home inspection is a vital part of the home buying or selling process. It doesn't matter what end of the deal you are on, the outcome of the home inspection will have serious...

Boise Open Houses

There are many tips and tricks that real estate agents have to sell your home and, just like the tools in a tool box, they all do different things and are advantageous fo...

Depersonalization - Neutralize Your Home

When you are selling a home there are many things to think about. There are the listing photos, the appraisal, packing, cleaning, and more. However, one thing that needs to...

Become a Home Cleaning Machine!

Every year there are hundreds of people that, because of one reason or another, decide to sell their homes. Whether it is your first, second, third or fourth time selling, it is al...

What to Ask When Interviewing Your Selling Agent?

  It's no secret that selling a home can be stressful. This is due, impart, to the large to-do list of things to take care of that practically writes itself the moment...

First Time Selling a Home?

The process of selling a home can be an interesting one. It is full of ups and downs that can both excite and terrify in the same moment. If you are venturing into the mar...

Open House Advertising Ideas

Realtors have many tools that they can use to help sell your home. One of those tools is the open house. Not all real estate agents like to do open houses, however, if your rea...

How to Maximize Space When Downsizing

Downsizing, it is the bane of most homeowners' existences. After spending all those months or years in one home just to move into a smaller home is hard. Moving into a ...

You Should Move to Boise, Idaho

Whether you are looking at moving to Boise, Idaho for your career, family, or if you just need a change of pace, you should stop thinking about it. You should just move to Boise. Y...

Myths About Real Estate

Myths About Real Estate Real estate is a complex thing and there are ins and outs to it that cause speculation and a wide variety of opinions. Some of these opinions are just tha...

The ABC's of Real Estate

Every day there are thousands of people around the United States that decide to sell their home, making the real estate industry one of the largest in the nation. Due to this...

Home Selling Checklist

Selling a home for the first time can be an adventure. There are people to talk to, preparations to be made, and marketing to do which can all pile up pretty fast. This article is...

What Makes for a Spectacular Listing Agent?

This is a question that many people have asked whether they be real estate agents themselves, or people looking for an agent to represent them. Our natural desire to have the be...

Home Selling Timeline

If you are new to the home selling game, or want to get back into it, this article is for you. Many people every year decide to sell their homes at, frankly...

How To Get More Offers On Your Boise Home

When you are selling your home, there is one thing you need above everything else in order to sell your house. You need an offer. Without a buyer placing an offer, your house wi...

Preparing Your Home for Listing Photos

There is a lot that goes into selling a house, and it’s more than just making sure your house looks great. Home staging is a great way to make your house stand out above all t...

Improving Your Boise Home's Curb Appeal to Sell Fast

As you get ready to sell your Boise, Idaho home, you will hear one thing over and over. First impressions are everything. In real estate, this is especially true. Throughout ...

Most Common Home Remodeling Mistakes

You often dream of remodeling your home. You were never in love with the bathroom when you bought your house, but you never quite got around to renovating. Life got in the way, ...

Home Improvements That Help Sell Your Boise Home

When you are getting ready to sell your Boise, Idaho home, there’s a fair amount that you need to do. You are going to have to get your house ready, spruce up the curb appe...

The Best Tips for Selling Your Idaho Home

Living in Boise, Idaho has been the best decision of your life. There’s so much to do here, and you have never run out of something to do. Boise is surrounded by beautiful foo...

What to Expect When Selling Your Idaho Home

You’ve been doing your research. You’ve look up all of the tips you need to know, and all of the secrets, for selling your home in Idaho, and you feel ready. But it weigh...

Home Staging & Why It Matters

The real estate market changes rapidly, even in Idaho. Just a couple of decades ago, and the process of selling a home was very different. The internet was still in its infancy,...