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Questions You Should Have Asked Your REALTOR

Before signing on your Realtor you should probably ask them a few questions. Here's a list to get you started. Are you a full-time professional real estate agent? How long have you worked full time in real estate? Knowing whether or not your agent practices full time...

Friday Floorplan- The Nelson

Friday Floorplan- The Nelson Multi-generational housing is becoming a thing. This is an interesting floorplan Friday to meet the needs of today's consumers. It was developed for the boomerang and sandwich generation, or adults with kids who move back and aging parents...

Friday Floorplan – River Road

This Friday Floorplan is another "tiny house." It comes from architect Nir Pearlson and comes in at 800 square feet. In addition to being a great home this tiny house would make a great little cabin get away! Note the butterfly roof, we've talked about these before....

Good Fences – Good Neighbors

Good neighbors and fences I grew up here in Idaho Falls working for my dad cleaning chimneys, installing fireplaces, and building fences. We recently moved into a home that doesn’t have a fence. As a REALTOR® I know that adding a fence isn’t really going to set me...

Febraury 2016 Market Stats

In most professions consumers don't really care what is happening in your business. In architecture this is the case. When people ask how business is going its because they care about you not the business itself. However, in real estate its quite different because...

Questions to Ask Your Architect

Ask Your Architect We aren't always a the right fit for our clients, so we came up with a list of questions to ask as they interview us and other architects.Every architect brings their own combination of skills, expertise, interests, and values to their projects....

July Market Report

Check out the market report for July 2015 to date here in Idaho Falls. (If you would like more information, or specific information to where you are looking to buy or sell give us a call.) There have been 1356 homes listed this year. 985 homes have sold. In July 196...

Idaho Falls Real Estate Market Stats April 2016

It has been an interesting month for the real estate market this month in Idaho Falls. The market has definitely shifted as you can see based off of the graph below. Items of interest: We have more active homes on the market then we did last month (still pretty low...

Idaho Falls Real Estate Market January 2016

Its hard to follow the market. We have crazy low interest rates right now. Along with those low interest rates we have really low real estate inventory to go along with it. There are so many variables to consider. It appears that we are going to be getting that...

Most Popular Home Features of 2015

Fireplaces of all kinds were quite popular in 2015. Of course who doesn't love fireplaces (from the son of a chimney sweep). Everyone loves fire- check out some other interesting statistics! Realtor.com ranked the 20 most common home features as mentioned in their...

Will 2016 Be The Year to Buy?

If you have been considering buying a house but haven't quite reached the point where you are positioned to do so, it may be your year! Heres why: 1- Home Prices will likely be calming down this coming year. According to Zillow's prices are expected to rise 2.6%...

November Stats

November 2015 Market Stats. Every month has something different. Here are the Market Stats for Idaho Falls real estate market in November. This is a live link so the information continues to adjust over time. February brought a drop in the homes on the market making...

A Little Secret We Are Thankful For

This year we have soooo many things to be thankful for! We opened Sage Leaf Group in January, bought our first home, and have made wonderful memories with professionals, family, and friends. But today's post is reflective of a blessing that will make it's debut in...

September Market Stats

Housing levels are continuing to drop and demand is staying steady. These are the stats for Idaho Falls for the Month of September. Great time to get your home on the market! Learn what an integrated architecture and real estate company can do for you. Give us a call...

August Market Stats

Market Stats August 2015 We haven't checked in for a while, but that doesn't mean we've checked out- check out August's Market Stats. We've just been making some changes. Note that you can now search for homes on our website! Here are the market Statistics from last...