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Nampa, Idaho Realtor, Don Wixom with RE/MAX Advantage has just reviewed the most recent sales statistics for Idaho Real Estate in the Treasure Valley.
“The housing market for Canyon and Ada Counties has experienced a boost in recent months. In Nampa alone, April has accounted for a 68% increase in number of homes sold compared to January,”says Wixom.
The communities of Nampa and Caldwell, Idaho currently have less than a 5 month supply of homes available. Ada County (Boise & Meridian) is near the 6 month supply level. In (10 comments)
Meridian’s current inventory of single-family homes is approx. 868, as of the first of December.
Meridian Idaho Homes Inventory Drops Below 6 Month Supply!
With 33% of the active inventory being NEW CONSTRUCTION, this is a very exciting factor when it comes to jobs in the region!
40% of the inventory of Meridian Idaho Homesconsists of Distressed Properties. This is much lower than (3 comments)
remax advantage: 1704 S Herron Drive Nampa Idaho for $150,000 - 09/23/10 12:30 AM
1704 S Herron Drive Nampa ID Offering 2058 SF with 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths with a 3-car garage, 1704 S Herron Dr. Nampa, ID is a beautifully kept home that is neat and clean with an upstairs bonus room and a beautiful, fenced back yard with an east facing covered patio!
Don't miss this Nampa Idaho Short Sale opportunity for only $150,000! Mr. & Mrs. Clean live here! Look to Nampa real estate agent, Don Wixom with RE/MAX Advantage for assistance with Idaho Short sales and all of your Idaho Real Estate needs! Call or (3 comments)
remax advantage: Transaction Sides Closed by the Top Franchises - 09/09/10 01:28 PM
So, who sells the most real estate? According to the Realtor Magazine's annual Top 100 Companies report appears in its July/August issue and ranks U.S. brokerages by 2009 transaction sides and sales volume. Transaction Sides Closed by the Top Franchises Leading average among national franchise companiesAmong the offices included on the transactions list, RE/MAX Associates averaged 14.3 sides each, nearly 40 percent more than the closest franchise competitor. In fact, the RE/MAX figure more than doubled the average of several national brands. RE/MAX offices enjoyed similar results in sales volume to offices on the transactions list. All told, eight RE/MAX brokerages made the Top 100 in sales (1 comments)
remax advantage: $62,000 for Idaho Retirement Home! - 06/15/10 12:03 PM
Nampa Home in 55 and Older Community, for $62,000! 1604 W Orchard St. #601 Nampa, ID 83651 This delightful 1168 SF Nampa retirement home has 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, large great room, living area, spacious laundry room & 2-car garage! You will enjoy the covered patio and the security of Goldcrest Community, with it's gated entrance, indoor pool and modern club house facilities! There is an outdoor pic-nic area along with RV parking spaces and walking paths!
Be sure to visit Goldcrest Estates in Nampa Idaho for a premier 55 & Older Community Environment! Contact Nampa Real (4 comments)
remax advantage: Eagle Idaho Homes For Sale... $169,000 - 05/18/10 05:20 PM
Eagle Idaho Homes For Sale... $169,000 969 N Caledonia Place Eagle Idaho 83616 Check out this great opportunity in Redleaf Heights in Eagle Idaho: 2067 SF 3 bedroom home with 2.5 baths & 2-Car Garage!
Contact Eagle Idaho Realtor, Don Wixom with RE/MAX Advantage for more details. Call or text (208) 880-5039
remax advantage: ....Perfection - 04/20/10 09:50 PM
....Perfection "Perfection is what you're striving for, but perfection is an impossibility. However, striving for perfection is not an impossibility. Do the best you can under the conditions that exist. That is what counts." ~ John Wooden
"Learn as if you were to live forever; Live as if you were to die tomorrow." ~ Anonymous
remax advantage: RE/MAX Balloon Ride over Idaho Real Estate - 02/19/10 07:30 PM
RE/MAX Balloon Ride over Idaho Real Estate Featured at the God and Country Festival in Nampa Idaho on July 1, 2009, the RE/MAX Balloon made an appearance over a crowd of nearly 11,000 people! The first ride that evening was my oldest son Tyler & his girlfriend Tasha. Early the next morning, my youngest son, LA Film School Student, and I flew over the Idaho Center and the RE/MAX Advantage office in Nampa, Idaho! Just following our quick flight, my assistant Kelly & his brother Kyle were lucky enough to ride on into Ada County, over some Meridian Idaho Real Estate! (2 comments)
remax advantage: FHA - Upcoming Changes - 02/11/10 09:27 PM
FHA - Upcoming Changes FHA (Federal Housing Administration) announced on January 21st a few changes that I felt you would be interested in seeing. FHA accounts for a large portion of mortgages these days. The changes will take effect for all loans with FHA Case Numbers assigned after April 5, 2010. At a high level, here are the changes. Increase the up-front mortgage insurance premium (MIP) to 2.25%; Update credit score and down payment requirements for new borrowers; Reduce seller paid concessions to three percent, from six percent; and Implement a series of significant measures aimed at increasing lender enforcement. There are (1 comments)
remax advantage: Idaho Short Sales - 02/01/10 11:35 PM
Idaho Short Sales A 2 minute video explaining the basics of the short sale process for Idaho Real Estate buyers and sellers Contact Don Wixom a Certified Short Sales & Foreclosure Resource (SFR) through the National Assoc. of Realtors. Don is the Idaho Short Sale Specialist. Don can assist Idaho home buyers and Idaho home sellers with their distressed property needs in a knowledgable and caring journey! Search Homes for sale in the Idaho MLS (2 comments)
Insurance for your Nampa Idaho Homes As I work through trying to build a database of excellent quality vendors to work with and recommend to my clients, there are a handful that are just given! Chris Jensen with Henry Insurance Agency is one of those exceptional service providers! Not only is Chris a "scratch golfer" but he is an awesome family man with a beautiful wife & great little girl! He attended Northwest Nazarene Universityhere in Nampa, Idaho. Chris is community minded and is a member of our local Rotary Club. Chris has helped so many of my RE/MAX Advantage (0 comments)
remax advantage: Disgruntled Snow People..... - 12/16/09 11:21 AM
If someone voted to turn the heat up, there's a group that is not very happy about it! While they talk amongst themselves and plot their strategy, those in charge better listen or we'll have some very upset little snow people!
What else do you think they could be upset about? Maybe they're just caroling & are cold... I hope this makes your day! Merry Christmas everyone! (13 comments)
remax advantage: .....The Whole World Stinks! - 03/21/08 10:44 PM
There's a story about a grandma and grandpa who invited their grandkids over to spend the afternoon. Grandpa decided to take his afternoon nap, so he laid down on the sofa for his rest. While asleep, the grandkids decided to get some Limburger Cheese and put it in grandpa's mustache. Once awake, grandpa sniffles and says, "This room stinks!" Then he goes out into the kitchen and says, "It stinks in here too!" Finally he goes outside to get some fresh air and declares, "Whoa, the whole world stinks!" If we relate this story to our attitudes and the way we wake up to approach (24 comments)
remax advantage: Investor Alert! - 03/18/08 09:49 PM
Today's Best buy on Idaho Real Estate: 4 Bedroom, 2 Bath home with family room & 2-car garage! 4705 Settlers Ave. Caldwell, ID THIS IS NOT A SHORT SALE! Motivated, out of state seller..... 1335 Square Feet, Tile floors, fenced yard... Needs some minor TLC. Only $119,900! Contact your Idaho Real Estate Broker today: Don Wixom RE/MAX Advantage Nampa, Idaho (208) 880-5039 Always looking out for your next move on Idaho Real Estate!
remax advantage: Blogging Works! - 03/18/08 09:12 PM
I posted a blog a while back, What is a Short Sale? I also posted this article on my Idaho Real Estate site where it was spotted by a prospective client today! Not only did they find my article, but they recognized me from a Dale Carnegie class we attended together over a year ago! So, he put the two together & told his wife to call me today to help them sell their home! Utilizing current keywords in the titles of your blogs and web articles can certainly make the difference for SEO and your business! Always looking out for your next move (8 comments)
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