Have you heard about Block M in Bozeman??
With all the new urban-living homes popping up around town (I am thinking of 5 West, the Talbach House Condominiums, the Wilson Residences, Village Downtown, Nebo Lofts, and Jacobs Crossing), Block M may be getting a bit forgotten, but thankfully it is still there and there is even a home on the market! Located in the heart of historic downtown it celebrates urban living right here in Big Sky country. Block M is between East Beall and East Lamme off of North ... read more
Refinancing your home can be done for multiple reasons. Whether you’re looking to save money, replacing an adjustable-rate with a fixed-rate, or eliminate FHA mortgage insurance, refinancing can be a good choice. Knowing when the time is right to consider refinancing is most important.
There are two major types of refinancing. Cash-out refinancing allows you to take out a new mortgage for more than what you owe. The difference is taken in cash and you can utilize it to pay of an existing debt. Rate-and-term ... read more
#1. PRICINGThere is a lot of consideration that goes in to setting a home’s listing price. Many FSBO’s set the listing price high with the idea that if the home doesn’t sell they can simply knock the price down as they go, but real estate agents know that a “ballpark” listing price comes at a cost. The longer a home sits on the market, the less appeal it has. Potential buyers will start to wonder what’s wrong with the home and will bring low ball offers, if they offer at all. Sin... read more
2017 was another great year for real estate (especially in Bozeman). In spite of low inventory, we saw an increase in residential units for the entire Big Sky Country MLS up 9% and total volume sold up 13.6%. The low-interest rates continue to give buyers a stronger buying power, offsetting some of the increased sales prices of homes in the area. Experts expect some of these trends to continue into 2018 with moderate and steady gains in the market, both nationally and locally.
Here's a look ... read more
When we begin the process of searching for real estate, nowadays, we go directly to the internet. Back in the day, you may have been more used to the the booklet you’d find at a local market that had homes for you to browse through. With the advancements in the internet and technology, there are applications for your phone that allow you to browse through homes with specific filters and requirements set so you are searching only the homes that fit your specifications.
Your resources, as a consumer, are get... read more