Popular/Favorite Custom Houseplans for Treasure Valley, Idaho

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Jun 6, 2019 7:15:37 AM

Topics: Treasure Valley

Building a new custom home is an exciting venture that comes with plenty of decisions. Simplifying the homebuilding process with custom floor plans is a smart way to get started. Decide how many bedrooms and bathrooms you want, how much square footage you need, and whether you want one or two levels. From there, you can narrow down your options, choose a floor plan that matches your needs, and then customize it by moving walls, converting certain spaces, adding windows, and selecting the features that support your lifestyle.

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5 Hidden Treasures to Explore in Treasure Valley, Idaho

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Jan 4, 2019 7:58:46 AM

Topics: Treasure Valley

Treasure Valley, Idaho, is full of gems; some are hidden, and others are shining brightly. Whether you’re a longtime resident, a tourist, or considering moving to the area, you won’t regret taking the time to explore some of southwestern Idaho’s family-friendly activities. No matter what the weather is, there is always an outdoor adventure waiting for you to try it.

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Deciding Where to Live in Idaho

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Dec 11, 2018 6:05:19 AM

Topics: Treasure Valley

Idaho is a large state, but not all of the land is densely populated. Most of the people in the state live in the southwest corner, also known as Treasure Valley, with Boise being the largest metropolitan area. The mighty Snake River that flows through the region attracted early settlers and continues to be a natural resource for wildlife, industry, and recreation. The various counties in the region each have something to offer families who are considering building a new home in Idaho, whether it’s sweeping vistas, award-winning schools, or outdoor adventures.  

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Idaho Fishing Holes: The Best Place to Cast a Line in Boise

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Jul 24, 2018 3:42:51 AM

Topics: Treasure Valley

Summer in Idaho is ideal for getting your fill of the outdoors. And there’s nothing quite like heading out at dawn or dusk for a bit of fishing, where you can enjoy the peace and quiet of one of our beautiful lakes or streams and fall into the soothing rhythm of casting, reeling, and, hopefully, catching a fish or two.

Luckily, if you live in the Boise area, there are countless fishing holes inside the city limits and within a short drive. On the weekends, you can head a bit farther afield to really surround yourself with nature. It’s the best of both worlds.

Let’s take a look at some of the best spots to cast a line in and around Boise.

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How to Find the Best Homebuilders in Idaho

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Dec 27, 2017 11:59:18 AM

Topics: Treasure Valley

As we head into 2018, homeowners across the country are weighing their housing options for the coming year. Should you sell, buy, stay put?

Luckily, recent analysis indicates that while the U.S. economy is steadily expanding, we don’t seem to be headed for another housing bubble. That’s great news for homebuyers across the country—including those in Idaho, where the housing market is strong and growing.

If you’re considering building a new home, 2018 will be a great year to do it. Now is the time to start the process, before interest rates go up again and while many areas in the state still have open land from which to choose.

One of your first steps should be identifying the ideal builder. Here, we explore the top ways to find the best homebuilders in Idaho.

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Local Home Shows You Shouldn't Miss in the Boise Area

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Sep 18, 2017 9:09:46 AM

Topics: Treasure Valley

For many people who are considering building their first custom home, the overall project can seem a bit daunting at first. Many wonder where to even begin the process of transforming their ideas into a beautiful, finished home.

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Available Land in Treasure Valley

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Aug 16, 2017 9:38:25 AM

Topics: Treasure Valley

For home buyers who are seeking the perfect plot of land on which to build their dream home, Treasure Valley may be ideal. Not only is the area growing steadily, with new employment opportunities, restaurants and entertainment options being added all the time; it’s also home to some of the most beautiful scenery in the Pacific Northwest.

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Landscaping Tips For Homes in Treasure Valley

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Jul 13, 2017 8:00:00 AM

Topics: Treasure Valley

Located at the convergence of several rivers, Treasure Valley has always been rich with plant life. Living in a semi-arid climate and mild winters, the native plants of southwestern Idaho and southeastern Oregon primarily include sagebrush, desert grasses, and other plants and flowers that thrive in relatively dry conditions.

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What Kind of Home Does Your Money Buy in Boise, Idaho?

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Jun 15, 2017 7:22:38 AM

Topics: Treasure Valley

With thousands of homes for sale in the Boise area, it can be difficult to sift through all of the options. Even if you can narrow your choices based on factors like the number of bedrooms, total square footage, location, and price, it’s still hard to know if you’re getting the most for your money. 

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FAQ About The Housing Market In The Treasure Valley Area

Posted by Melissa Lynn Galland on Jun 5, 2017 7:08:45 AM

Topics: Treasure Valley

If you’re considering buying or building a home in Treasure Valley, you’re not alone. The naturally beautiful area, which encompasses southwest Idaho and parts of southeast Oregon, is in the midst of a period of rapid growth.

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