Best of Montana

May 7, 2022

What’s the Deal With Rents Going up So Fast?

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Holy Moly! Owning Is More Affordable than Renting in the Majority of the Country

 

If you were thinking about buying a home this year, but already pressed pause on your plans due to rising home prices and increasing mortgage rates, there’s something you should consider. According to the latestreport from ATTOM Data, owning a ...

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Feb. 22, 2022

Retirement May Be Changing What You Need in a Home

The past year and a half brought about significant life changes for many of us. For some, it meant entering retirement earlier than expected, and for others a reassessment of what's important.  Often this includes where we currently live. Recent data shows more people retired this past year ...

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Feb. 14, 2022

Why Is the Housing Supply Still So Low?

One key question that’s top of mind for homebuyers going into this year is: why is it so hard to find a house to buy? The truth is, we’re in the ultimate sellers’ market, so real estate is ultra-competitive for buyers right now. The number of buyers searching for a home ...

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Jan. 31, 2022

Why Right Now Is a Once-in-a-Lifetime Opportunity for Sellers

If you’re even thinking about selling your house in 2022, you truly have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity at your fingertips. How can I make such a bold claim?  Well, when selling anything, whether it's small like a pair of skis or large like a home or piece of land ...

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Jan. 25, 2022

Sellers: Sell Now or Wait Until Spring To Make Your Move?

Let's dig in and discuss the benefits of selling now before things heat up.

 

As you plan out your goals for the year, moving may top the list. But, how do you know when to make your move? You want to time it just right so you can ...

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Nov. 2, 2019

5 Steps To Finding Your Next Home

 

Whether you’re a first-time buyer or a seasoned homeowner, shopping for a new home can feel daunting. In fact, 56% of buyers said that “finding the right property” was the most difficult step in the home buying process.1

 

Buying a home is a significant commitment of both ...

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April 10, 2018

4 Ways to Enjoy a Montana Spring

When I started writing this post, green grass patches were appearing all over.  Robins singing, blackbirds chattering amongst themselves.  Then, more snow. If you live in Montana, you know all weather is fleeting this time of year.  You'll be back at it soon enough, so take ...

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Feb. 12, 2018

4 Ways to Beat Montana Winter Blahs

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Not a skiier or snowboarder.  Those of you who are trying to wait out winter this year, how's that going for you?  I thought so.

Let's get to it, we need to get going.  Here are 4 great ways to pass ...

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Sept. 24, 2017

Southwestern Montana Ski Season is Coming!

Ski season approaches!  Here are all of the opening dates for nearby resorts:

BRIDGER BOWL – 15795 Bridger Canyon Rd, Bozeman

BIG SKY RESORT – Big Sky, Montana

DISCOVERY SKI AREA – 180 Discovery ...

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Aug. 3, 2017

Where to Watch the August Total Eclipse in Montana

August 21st, it's coming! Though Montana isn't in the direct path, there are some places to view it in southwestern Montana.  We will be able to view 92% of the sun blocked by the moon during the eclipse. 93% in Billings  That's still pretty good!  

For Montanans ...

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