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Mortgage Loan Program Highlights If you've ever thought about owning your own home, it's never too early to explore your options. This page provides information about some of the best low down payment programs in the Treasure Valley area. If you have any questions, please feel...

  The cost of homeownership is a factor that anyone considers when deciding whether to purchase or rent a home. This article breaks down homeownership costs, so you know exactly what to expect once you decide to buy. How Much Will Buying a Home Cost Me? By Emmet...

  (BPT) - The leaves are starting to fall off the trees, the birds are flying south and you can feel the temperature dropping. Winter is on its way and while squirrels pack away food before the first snow fall, you'll be relieved to know that...

  Idaho is known for having all four seasons--just one of the many reasons people love to move to the Gem State. Have you ever wondered when the best time to buy a home in Boise is? It’s important to be cognizant of every aspect of...

  If you're like most people, you've probably heard from friends, family and all over the Treasure Valley about how important it is for you to buy a home. However, you may still wonder if buying a home is the right thing to do. Relax. Having...

Think of a time when you bought a “lemon”. Don’t know the term? It’s used to describe a used car that seemed great, but ended up being a money pit soon after the sale was final. Even closer to home - Have you ever seen...

Living in your home and preparing it for sale are two entirely different things. A great deal of the marketing success for your home will depend upon you and what you do to make your home more appealing to prospective buyers. Homes in pristine, move-in...

Nowadays the internet is full of savvy scammers out to get your money. I’m sure you’ve heard horror stories of people sending money to what they thought was a legitimate landlord only to find out that they took the money and ran. These scammers generally...

  Buyers often pursue short sales to get a good deal and believe buying a short sale will present that opportunity. With today's current market situation, short sale homes have become a great option for finding a home. There is a lot of unnecessary confusion with...

  You may hear the term CAP Rate (CAP Rate = NOI ÷ Price) from time to time, especially when evaluating rental properties for sale. You may already know what it is, why it’s important and how to calculate it. But, do you know how...