Monthly Archives: January 2011

On The Level: Hire the Right Contractor!

Here’s another great article from our friends at Hibbard Construction, offering  valuable advice on on hiring and working with contractors. Considering a home remodel in the near future?  If you are thinking of hiring a contractor to do the job for … Continue reading

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Good News: Existing Home Sales Jump

As you wander through life, whatever be your goal, keep your eye on the donut and not on the hole! -Sign in the Mayflower Coffee Shop, Chicago  This quote came to us through our Windermere Coeur d’Alene Realty newsletter … Continue reading

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We LIKE This Basement Remodel!

Thinking of remodeling?  This project was done very well, but it makes me tired just thinking about it! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DmrCuaZRO7A]

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Build Your Custom 5+ Acre Estate: NEW 2011 Lot Pricing

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fteti7lEQfQ] Selkirk Meadows 5+ Acre Parcels 30+ Parcels are available! We have Builder Packages -or- Bring your own builder! New 2011 Lot Pricing – starting at $69,900 $69,900  4.51 Acres $69,900  4.78 Acres $99,900  4.77 Acres $99,900  4.78 Acres $99,900 … Continue reading

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Coeur d’Alene Luxury View Home: 2 Suites on 2 Lots

PERPETUAL PARTY POTENTIAL! Entertain with Penache in this Central CDA View property, overlooking the Lake, City & Mountains. Seller Financing is Available. Take the Virtual Tour here! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yq_ZsWiXu14] Call Christy Oetken 208-660-0506 Check it out at www.RealEstate-Browser.com View Browser’s Listings!

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Mortgage Interest Deduction: WE SUPPORT IT!

Mortgage Interest Deduction?  OF COURSE! We’re with Lawrence Yun, of the National Association of Realtors: It’s a common misperception that the mortgage interest deduction benefits primarily the wealthy, as argued in the Washington Post’s January 1 editorial, “Trim the Excessive … Continue reading

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Browser’s Friends in Cougar Gulch

Browser wants to give a “Howl-Out” to our new friends in Cougar Gulch area.  We sold them this property last year, and we were so pleased to receive their Christmas Card last month.   Here are the pictures of their beautiful family enjoying … Continue reading

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Market News: 2011 Real Estate Market Forecast

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What is a Craftsman Style home?

What is a Craftsman Style home?  Inquiring dogs want to know!  Here’s what Ask.Yahoo.com has to say:      Arts & Crafts was an artistic and philosophical movement that began in 19th century Britain. Craftsman refers to a specific style of … Continue reading

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