Is the Post Falls Idaho Housing Market going to Crash?

What Does the Rest of the Year Hold for the Post Falls Housing Market? If you’re thinking of buying or selling a house, you’re at an exciting decision point. And anytime you make a big decision like that, one thing you should always consider is timing. So, what does the rest of the year hold for the housing market? […]

Kootenai County Medical Corridor

Kootenai County has had some tremendous growth in its medical capabilities over the last 10+ years. Right in the immediate area, we have Kootenai Hospital, the Northwest Specialty Hospital in Post Falls, and a multitude of specialty services. Many urgent cares, and Immediate Care. Lots of outpatient services, Doctors’ offices and more. Our Main medical […]

Where your down payment comes from Matters!

Where your Down Payment Comes from Matters Did you know that all the funds that you use to purchase a home has to come from a documentable source? That means bank accounts, retirement accounts, paychecks, trust funds, etc. I know that most of you that pull money from retirement accounts have a full understanding of […]

Why Not to use the Agent in the Open House

Buying New Construction This is a prime example of why you don’t use the agent offered at the Open House or the New Construction Open House. My Community pages on this website always drum up a variety of questions and issues.   From HOA issues, builder issues and more including please make the barking dog next […]

The Cost of Renting Vs Owning your own Home

The Cost of Renting Vs Owning A Home  Without considering tax benefits, homeownership has convincing advantages. Besides the personal and social reasons for owning a home, one of the most compelling is that it is cheaper. Principal reduction and appreciation are powerful dynamics that reduce the effective cost of housing. Amortized loans apply a specific […]

How Much Cash do you Really Need to buy an entry level Home

How much cash do you really need to buy an entry-level home? Well, it depends. But for the sake of keeping this geared to an entry-level purchase, we are going to go with bare minimums. I consider entry level up to about $350,000. Depending on what type of loan you are getting and the deal […]