Find Real Estate Agents and Homes for Sale

Idaho Real Estate Industry News

Tiny homes could play a big role in alleviating housing shortages

01/11/2018 Tiny homes first came into public consciousness when used as temporary shelters following Hurricane Katrina. They ... Complete access to news articles on idahobusinessreview.com is available to Idaho Business Review subscribers who are logged in.

Spokane Valley cracking down on nuisance homes

01/09/2018 COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - The City of Coeur d'Alene is finalizing the purchase ... (AP) - At least 13 people were killed and homes were torn from their foundations Tuesday as downpours sent mud and boulders roaring down hills stripped of vegetation by a ...

Can Ada County voters stop this real estate development? Foes fight for a yes answer

01/07/2018 A project north of Boise could answer a question that affects all of Idaho: whether voters should have direct control over real estate development. A Boise woman, Stephanie Rael, is seeking a countywide voter referendum on Dry Creek Ranch, an 1,800-home ...

McCall, Idaho: A Ski Spot Without the Glitz

01/04/2018 Increasingly, young families from Silicon Valley, Texas and San Francisco are buying homes in and around McCall as weekend and summer getaways. “I’d never set foot in Idaho. We’d thought of Idaho as potatoes and Boise,” says Jane Butler ...

IPC's Famous Idaho Potato Bowl winning streak extended

01/02/2018 Miss Idaho, Taylor Lance, greeted fans at the Big Idaho Potato ... The IPC presented its long-time charity partner RODS, a non-profit organization that helps find homes in the U.S. for orphaned children in other countries with Down syndrome, an oversize ...

Flu cases rising across Oregon, Washington, Idaho; some deaths reported

01/03/2018 And Idaho has seen more flu-related deaths at this point in the ... staying home when sick and avoiding places like schools and nursing homes.

High-end homes going up in Marsing area

01/04/2018 When it's finished, it will have 21 high-end homes, each on just over an acre. The four-bedroom houses will ... Complete access to news articles on idahobusinessreview.com is available to Idaho Business Review subscribers who are logged in. Subscribers may ...

Idaho helped pursue company whose mortgage practices hurt homeowners

01/03/2018 More than 200 people in Idaho who borrowed money to buy homes will benefit from a combined $112,590 from a settlement with New Jersey-based mortgage company PHH Mortgage Corp. Idaho and almost every other state had accused PHH of “premature and ...

Officials add 127 homes to historic Moscow neighborhood

12/26/2017 The boundaries marking a historic neighborhood in a northern Idaho town were changed, adding more than double the number of prewar homes to the historic district. The Lewiston Tribune reports the National Register of Historic Places has expanded the ...

Idaho Falls Independent Living

01/01/2018 The median cost of Independent Living in Idaho Falls for a single-occupancy apartment is $2,173/month (SeniorHomes.com - 2015). This monthly cost typically includes rent, utilities, dining, housekeeping and transportation. Cost data provided by senior ...

Yes, Virginia, and Idaho — there is climate change

12/27/2017 It’s the way the seasons roll here in Idaho. It’s our expectation ... Friends tell me during the summer months in Phoenix they live between their air-conditioned homes, their air-conditioned cars, and their air-conditioned places of work.

Survivors of Mexico bus crash leave hospitals, victims ID'd

12/21/2017 Homes of 7 Hanford workers being inspected for radiation Homes ... The U.S. Census Bureau says the fastest growing states in the nation last year were Idaho, Nevada and Utah.>> The U.S. Census Bureau says the fastest growing states in the nation last ...

Steve Miller Selling Two Different $14 Million+ Dollar Homes

12/26/2017 but after Steve Miller finalizes the sale of the two homes he has on the market, he'll definitely be able to take the money and run. The New York Post reports that Miller recently listed his 13-acre estate in Ketchum, Idaho, which includes an 8,000-square ...

Car crashes into 2 homes in Parma

12/23/2017 A car crashed into two homes in Parma on Friday night ... but with the amount of bullying Jackson Bezzant faced recently in Idaho Falls, Idaho, the smile will positively melt you. It's a Christmas smile that could warm any heart, but with the amount ...

Boise, Idaho, serves up plenty more than potatoes

12/18/2017 Idaho's liquor laws mandate that all booze routes through state ... ride herd on an informal tour of replica shepherds' wagons that their forebears lived in - tiny homes well ahead of their time. On Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, often on the market's ...

Report: 28 Idaho teachers disciplined for ethical misconduct

12/20/2017 Canadian couple sent to different homes after 70+ years together Canadian couple sent ... and move into a nursing home. BOISE, Idaho (AP) - State regulators have disciplined 28 teachers over the past school year for ethical misconduct ranging from ...

Idaho Leads U.S. As Fastest Growing State, Census Bureau Reports

12/21/2017 Idaho saw its population jump by 2.2 percent from July 1 ... while some of those rentals and for-sale homes are being scooped up by people with more disposable income.” Economic data provides a clue into the reason for domestic migration.

Homes of 7 Hanford workers being inspected for radiation

12/21/2017 (AP) - The homes of seven Hanford Nuclear Reservation workers in Washington ... from keeping the families of the refugees from joining them in this country.>> Idaho company to offer bonuses following tax plan Idaho company to offer bonuses following ...

Idaho is fastest growing U.S. state

12/21/2017 BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Federal officials say Idaho had the largest percentage increase in population of any state in the nation in a recent census. The U.S. Census Bureau on Wednesday announced that Idaho's population from July 2016 to July 2017 increased 2 ...

Bald Mountain in Idaho gets big booster

12/13/2017 Hoye, 48, lived in Clearwater County, Idaho, from age 5 to 15 ... “Our values are about people enjoying skiing in their homes, wherever that is.” As a kid, Hoye was just happy to have a place to ski. Lost on him was the effort and volunteer hours ...

Shelter pets find homes for Christmas

12/16/2017 TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) - Most pets at the Twin Falls Animal Shelter ... About 70 cats and dogs ready for adoption went to their new homes, but six cats are still waiting for their forever home. "We're hoping people can filter in even through this ...

Idaho sells 5 commercial properties, but 5 receive no bids

12/07/2017 The Idaho Land Board has been selling commercial real estate following complaints that state-owned businesses unfairly compete with private businesses.

Homes evacuated after Eagle water main break

12/13/2017 Several mobile homes have been evacuated, the supervisor said. Crews from the Eagle Fire Department and deputies from the Ada County Sheriff’s Office are on the scene, as well personnel from the Eagle Water Company. Stay with Idaho On Your Side as more ...

UPDATE: Homes now have water after pipe break in Idaho Falls

12/11/2017 IDAHO FALLS — The city of Idaho Falls Water Division is currently repairing a water main break on St. Clair Road. St. Clair is closed from 9th Street to 12th Street as crews work to make necessary repairs. Initial reports indicate that the break is due ...

Rescued dogs from a Benewah County home ready to find forever homes

12/10/2017 But now two months later, the adult dogs and puppies have made a lot of progress and are now ready to find their forever homes. The rescue groups teamed up and... COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - A small pack of dogs that were found in bad shape have a new leash on ...

The Latest: 20 homes burn in San Diego County wildfire

12/07/2017 Idaho - The Bonner County Sheriff’s Office investigated a suspicious death in Clark Fork Wednesday night. Officials with BCSO advised residents near the 1200 block of Mt. View Road to stay in their homes during the time of investigation. Law enforcement ...

Real estate market in McCall, surrounding area, sees significant growth

12/06/2017 McCall, ID - The Treasure Valley isn't the only place in Idaho experiencing a booming real estate market. Realtors are seeing a double-digit increase in home sales in the McCall area. From its scenic views to its outdoor recreation, Valley County's real ...

Idaho Falls home Christmas decorations featured in "Better Homes & Gardens"

12/06/2017 IDAHO FALLS, Idaho - The “Better Homes and Gardens” Christmas decorations edition features the Idaho Falls home of Heidi and Brett Parson. "We've always loved Christmas, it's just our thing,” Heidi said. For me, it creates magic. It's definitely a ...

Idaho’s home visiting program works with Idaho families to counteract the trauma of adverse childhood events

12/01/2017 Home visiting is one support available to Idaho families. It has has been successful at minimizing ... caregivers and young children in their homes. Home visiting services help families learn more about how children grow and learn and offer support to ...

Homes in Ammon fall victim to decoration theft

11/29/2017 AMMON, Idaho (KIFI/KIDK) - Not everyone is in the holiday spirit. Several homes in one Ammon neighborhood had decorations stolen. The Beebe family had the holiday projector lights taken from their yard. They say it's sad to see someone acting like this ...

No exceptions to Idaho Falls’ snow-removal ordinance

12/04/2017 IDAHO FALLS — Prior to a wording change ... Now those who fall under that category will be held responsible for snow removal from sidewalks in front of their homes after the City Council amended exemptions from code 8-10-8. Ordinance 2394 stated that ...

Idaho offers $1 million price drop on office building sale

11/21/2017 The Idaho Land Board voted 4-1 on Tuesday to sell the properties as part of a plan to get rid of politically contentious commercial real estate and use the money to buy timberland and agricultural land the state uses to generate revenue to fund schools.

How you can help amid the shortage of foster homes

11/28/2017 There’s a shortage of foster homes for children who are in tough situations in need of a safe place to stay. Rachel Hite is a foster parent in North Idaho and has been for about five years. She says she’s fostered 11 kids during that time and says it ...

Skagit River flooding worse than expected, hits homes, roads

11/24/2017 SAGLE, Idaho - A fatal and serious injury head-on crash has killed ... The flooding peaked Thursday, closing roads and prompting several homes in Hamilton to be evacuated during the Thanksgiving holiday. HAMILTON, Wash. - Officials say that flooding ...

Idaho to auction 10 properties Dec. 6

11/22/2017 The Idaho Land Board voted 4-1 on Tuesday to sell the properties as part of a plan to get rid of politically contentious commercial real estate and use the money to buy timberland and agricultural land the state uses to generate revenue to fund schools.

Idaho home dealer faces legal troubles

11/21/2017 IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — A manufactured homes and RVs dealer currently under investigation by the state for alleged violations of state consumer protection laws has filed for bankruptcy. The Post Register reports that Hathaway Homes Group LLC ...

Billboard raises questions over Idaho Falls water meters

11/20/2017 IDAHO FALLS — A billboard posted by political action committee ... we are installing meter vaults at those lines,” Fredericksen says. “That’s why some older homes have the vaults.” We’re not metered, but why are my rates going up?

ULI panel: Idaho’s growth is sustainable. Smart planning will keep it that way

11/14/2017 “Attracting talent is one of the most critical things we can do in Idaho.” The lack of workforce is also affecting the real estate market. The number of people in the construction business declined after the recession in the mid-2000s, and they didn ...

Discovering the Basque culture in Oregon and Idaho

11/18/2017 Idaho alone had 3 million sheep in 1910 ... Hundreds were killed and three-quarters of the town’s homes were destroyed. A few days later, Franco led a land assault and occupied what remained of Gernika. He told the world that the town had been ...

New 55-plus homes go on sale as aging population boosts demand

11/18/2017 Housing starts on 55-plus homes jumped to 53,000 single- and multi-family units in 2016 from 30,000 in 2012, figures from the National Association of Home Builders show. “What’s driving the demand is that cohort of the population,” said Idaho ...