Market Trends

Based on recent home sales, the following 7 communities are the top trending in the Treasure Valley: Hazelwood Village (Boise, ID) Harris Ranch (Boise, ID) Paramount (Meridian, ID) Reflection Ridge (Meridian, ID) Legacy (Eagle, ID) Castle Peak (Nampa, ID) Cirrus Pointe (Caldwell, ID) It doesn't stop there! The Treasure Valley is home to...

By Seth Randal Capital Group   Owning and stabling a horse can be a an incredible joy, and also a tremendous responsibility. With Idaho’s agricultural roots, equestrian life is a big part of the Gem State’s culture. Capital Group works with many current and prospective horse property owners....

Looking for work, or want to start a business?  Consider Boise, Idaho.  Boise was just named one of the top 20 cities in America to get a job.   Fortune Magazine combined Bureau of Labor statistics with recent Census data to compare the nation’s 100 largest cities....

For the first time in its 132-year history, the population of Caldwell Idaho has surpassed 50,000.  According to newly-released numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau, 50,224 people now live in the city.   Capital Group spoke with Mayor Garret Nancolas, Caldwell’s longtime leader, about the city exceeding...

Fortune Magazine just recognized Meridian, Idaho -- home of Capital Group -- as the 9th Fastest Growing City in America. The magazine looked at newly-released Census numbers.  The data shows Meridian had 5.1% annual population growth between July 2013 and July 2014, ranking the city in the top...

More retirees are turning to the Boise, Idaho area for great quality of life. Turns out, many people moving here are also saving a lot of money. Not only is it an incredibly beautiful & fun place to live, Idaho also has a reputation for...

RealtyTrac recently released a Down Payment Resource (DPR) on the availability of down payment programs across the country. Out of more than 78 million U.S. single family homes and condos, more than 68 million (87 percent) would qualify for a down payment program available in...

Last time mortgage interest rates were as low as they are now, you could buy a gallon of gas for 19 cents! You may have heard that “interest rates are historically low” and that it’s a great time to take advantage of it by buying a home, but what does that mean? Some of you may consider it mumbo jumbo jargon, but knowing what the interest rate is and what it means to you can be extremely helpful both now and for years to come.

ere we are in the last quarter of the year and the real estate market is looking great for investors looking to take advantage of record low interest rates and attractive prices! Sales edged down a little in the 3rd quarter coming off an increase in the 2nd quarter of 2010 (most likely due to the first time buyer tax credit).