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Spice * Interest * Transparency * Realism – WHAT?

Today is Tuesday. Tuesday’s and Friday’s are the days each week I have dedicated to provide YOU with something spicy, interesting, transparent, realistic, etc. about real estate in the Coeur d’Alene and Post Falls markets. Perhaps I’m just not feeling spicy or interesting today.  I’m always transparent and realistic (sometimes WAAYYYY too much so), so […]





The Coeur d'Alene MSA Housing Price Index – depreciation is the name of the game.

A week or so ago I pointed out that depreciation in Kootenai County, for single family residential properties, was -6.2% from October 1st, 2009 to September 30, 2010. Recently, FHFA.gov came out with their quarterly Housing Price Index report providing statistical information for states and nearly 300+ market areas. The Coeur d’Alene MSA showed a […]


"Ask The Agent": What's the difference between a Short Sale, an REO and a Foreclosure?

I get this question a lot – especially with the media throwing around these terms almost interchangeably, it’s hard to know what each one means, and how they relate to each other. What’s the difference between a short sale, an REO and a foreclosure: Did that answer the question for you?  Have more questions?  Just […]