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By Janna Scharf, Coeur d'Alene Idaho Real Estate Professional
(Keller Williams Realty Coeur d'Alene)
Comments 3
I was doing something I've done a million times, driving down Sherman Avenue in downtown Coeur d'Alene.  It wasn't quite 9:00 as I was heading to my office from a happy closing at the title company.  I was deep in thought about my To Do list for the rest of the day when I came aroun the corner an...
By Janna Scharf, Coeur d'Alene Idaho Real Estate Professional
(Keller Williams Realty Coeur d'Alene)
Comments 1
 SECONDARY WATERFRONT is a classification of waterfront property for sale in the Coeur d'Alene Multiple Listing Service. I often get questioned about just what that term means. Quite simply, it means that a particular piece of property classified as secondary waterfront in the Coeur d'Alene area ...
By Janna Scharf, Coeur d'Alene Idaho Real Estate Professional
(Keller Williams Realty Coeur d'Alene)
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 If you are looking for waterfront homes for sale in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho - your search is over!I invite you to make short work of your search by simply clicking on the link below. Waterfront Homes for Sale in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho  This link will take you to every waterfront home for sale that ha...
By Rain Silverhawk, 208-610-0011 Sandpoint Idaho Real Estate Realtor
(Keller Williams Sandpoint rain@lakeandhomes.com)
Comments 10
As part of the singing and ringing, I called upon one of our local agents on Active Rain. If I had a home in Coeur d' alene Idaho to sell, Janna Scharf would be the agent I would call. I haven't had the pleasure of meeting Janna face to face but she is actually located in the Keller Williams offi...
By Rain Silverhawk, 208-610-0011 Sandpoint Idaho Real Estate Realtor
(Keller Williams Sandpoint rain@lakeandhomes.com)
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The Polar Bear Plunge in Lake Coeur d' Alene Back in 1978 a group of 4 friends started a tradition of jumping into the Icy waters of Lake Coeur d' Alene on January 1st. The polar bear plunge was born. Now while I prefer to enjoy my winter scenes out the window while I sit by the toasty fire, each...
By Janna Scharf, Coeur d'Alene Idaho Real Estate Professional
(Keller Williams Realty Coeur d'Alene)
Comments 3
As real estate agents, some days it seems our job is to be problem solvers.  In order to keep our transactions on track to close on schedule, or even at all, we are continuously fending off and overcoming obsticles that appear out of the clear blue sky, unexpected in many cases, to challenge our ...
By Janna Scharf, Coeur d'Alene Idaho Real Estate Professional
(Keller Williams Realty Coeur d'Alene)
Comments 1
There is a wonderful program for those of you who are thinking about buying your first home.  It's offered locally by the Idaho Housing & Finance Association, and called Finally Home!® And here's the good news! Participants who successfully complete Finally Home! MAY be eligible for incentives su...
By Janna Scharf, Coeur d'Alene Idaho Real Estate Professional
(Keller Williams Realty Coeur d'Alene)
Comments 2
 Historically, Coeur d'Alene home sale activity dips slightly in the fall and winter months.This fact contributes to a substantial number of potential sellers taking their homes off the market. They mistakenly believe that sales will plummet, that buyers are now hunkered in and won't come out aga...
By Janna Scharf, Coeur d'Alene Idaho Real Estate Professional
(Keller Williams Realty Coeur d'Alene)
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The Sanders Beach neighborhood in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho encompasses the area south of Sherman Avenue between 8th and 19th Streets, extending south to Lake Coeur d'Alene. Sanders Beach consists of a mix of 100-year-old cottages that have been loved and remodeled, 1950s-era homes, and new homes wher...
By Janna Scharf, Coeur d'Alene Idaho Real Estate Professional
(Keller Williams Realty Coeur d'Alene)
Comments 2
The reasons that Coeur d'Alene is such an exceptional place to live are seemingly without end.  This time of year we are surrounded by spectacular fall foliage, particularly in the historical downtown area where many of the the massive, stately trees have been standing longer than any living soul...
By Janna Scharf, Coeur d'Alene Idaho Real Estate Professional
(Keller Williams Realty Coeur d'Alene)
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The Garden District in downtown Coeur d'Alene, Idaho is a historical section of town full of character and majestic trees more than a century old.The Garden District is defined as the neighborhood encompassed by 4th Street on the west, Montana Avenue on the north, Sherman Avenue on the south and ...
By Janna Scharf, Coeur d'Alene Idaho Real Estate Professional
(Keller Williams Realty Coeur d'Alene)
Comments 1
As Realtors, we are surrounded by numbers and statistics. It's our job to keep up on our local market, from average days on market, to sold price per square foot, and everything in between. Sometimes it's fun to do a little research on random statistics for no particular reason at all.  Here is m...
By Janna Scharf, Coeur d'Alene Idaho Real Estate Professional
(Keller Williams Realty Coeur d'Alene)
Comments 2
Summer in Coeur d'Alene Idaho is all about the water.  Our beautiful lakes and rivers are the crown jewels in our spectacular North Idaho scenic wonderland. Whether spending the dog days of summer on them, in them or simply admiring their beauty, people come in droves from far and wide to take in...
By Scott Lewis, REALTOR, e-Pro,CIA,IMSD,GRI & CNE
(The Bald Man Group)
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Renter's it is indeed time for homeownership!If you are paying about $1200 ... or more a month, I may have the perfect solution for you.THE CHALLENGEI have encountered a significant number of people in the last few years that have rented their current home or a series of homes without ever having...
By Scott Lewis, REALTOR, e-Pro,CIA,IMSD,GRI & CNE
(The Bald Man Group)
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For many folks that are new to an area I often hear the following, "We would like to come to the area and rent for a year, because we don't know what the best neighborhoods are!" As someone who came to the area from out of state (Texas to be exact). I would like to offer some assistance to the ca...
By Scott Lewis, REALTOR, e-Pro,CIA,IMSD,GRI & CNE
(The Bald Man Group)
Comments 1
6717 Windy Pines is in a Coeur d'Alene, Idaho top neighborhood. If you or someone that you know are looking for a home in one of Coeur d'Alene's Premier Neighborhoods then you have arrived at your destination. This impeccably maintained home features 5 full bedrooms and 3 full baths. This Lake Fo...
By Janna Scharf, Coeur d'Alene Idaho Real Estate Professional
(Keller Williams Realty Coeur d'Alene)
Comments 0
             A quick peek in the Coeur d'Alene MLS for homes for sale as short sales on 12/28/2014 turned up a list of 61. They range in price from a high of $1,500,000 for a 13 acre forested waterfront retreat on Lake Coeur d'Alene in Worley down to $65,000 for a condo in Kellogg. One thing's fo...
By Janna Scharf, Coeur d'Alene Idaho Real Estate Professional
(Keller Williams Realty Coeur d'Alene)
Comments 0
Janna Rankin Scharf, GRI, CLHMS, SFR - Homes for Sale in downtown Coeur d'Alene Downtown Coeur d'Alene, Idaho homes for sale bring a premium over similarly sized homes of the same era in other areas of our real estate market. The attraction, of course, is the proximity to our beautiful lakefront ...
By Mark Don McInnes, Sandpoint, North Idaho Real Estate - 208-255.6227
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"Polar Express" shown for kids of all ages at Keller Williams Keller Williams Couer D' Alene does much for its community as well as for the kids of agents and staff of Coeur D' Alene and Sandpoint offices.  This evening was a great example as the movie "Polar Express" was shown for kids of all ag...
By Janna Scharf, Coeur d'Alene Idaho Real Estate Professional
(Keller Williams Realty Coeur d'Alene)
Comments 1
On a Clear Day You Can See Forever!Top of the world views all the way to the state line and beyond! Gated entry with all of the bells and whistles you would expect in a truly exceptional home. If you are looking for the WOW factor this home has it!Janna ScharfScharf Realty Group1450 Northwest Blv...

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