Category: Real Estate

Denise Andres Named To Chairman’s Circle Diamond 2018

Denise Andres, sales associate, MBA, CRS, GRI, ABR,  with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Montana Properties has been named to the prestigious Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Chairman’s Circle Diamond Award for 2018. The award recognizes the top half of 1% of all residential sales professionals nationwide who achieved the highest level of sales performance. Denise was the only agent…

Tour Tuesday’s

Bozeman, Missoula and other Berkshire Hathaway offices participate in “Tour Tuesday’s.” Tuesday Tours are open houses for brokers and agents. Tuesday Tour’s are a great opportunity for real estate professionals to be able to tour available homes during the week–sometimes getting to an open house on Sunday afternoon’s can be difficult. If you’d like to…

Montana Loan Requirements

With the help of a lender friend, Rob Fleming at Mann Mortgage in Missoula, I’ve put together a simple chart you can use to get an idea of what you kind of loan you might qualify for. As everyone’s situation is different, talking to a lender is really the best way to find out what’s…

Livingston, Montana

Livingston, Montana is home to approximately 7,300 people and is considered the Original Gateway City to Yellowstone National Park. When visiting Livingston, you’re sure to find many outstanding year-round activities like dog sledding, skiing and snow tours. Considered a year-round hard working town, with a average home cost of $220,000 and a new hospital, Livingston…

Celebrities Who Grew Up In Montana

Do You Ever Wonder What Celebrities Have Lived Near You? Now You’ll Know!  Bud Lucky Bud was the creator of Woody from Toy Story and was born and raised in Billings, Montana.  Dana Carvey You may recognize this name… Dana is a comedian and Saturday Night Live alumnus. He was born in Missoula.  Huey Lewis…

Top Home Updates That Pay Off

Thinking about updating your home? Well here are some updates that could bring the biggest pay off for your home later. Small Bathroom Makeover Remove dated wall paper and apply a fresh coat of paint. If you have damaged walls, you can spray on texture to provide quick coverage. Replace old shower doors or remove…

Welcome to 73 Wildrose Lane

This beautiful 4,953 sf home within the Triple Creek Ranch Subdivision just hit the market. This home boasts stunning walnut floors and soapstone counter tops. With 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a play-room, large family room and great room, you’ll never run out of room for the family. Enjoy the winter season beside the dry-stack stone…

FIRST TIME HOME BUYERS

First time Home buyers are often worried about the process of purchasing their first home.  Putting a team of professionals around you will make the process easier and less stressful. Start with a LENDER that you trust and get pre-qualified for a mortgage.  This will give you a comfort level for the loan that you…

How to Stage Your Home

How to Appeal to Buyers During Your Open House Open Houses allow protective buyers to come by and view your home without making an appointment. How can you stage your home to make it look the most appealing? Declutter & Clean Decluttering your home can help buyers focus on things that aren’t important and clutter…

Ways To Prepare Your Home For Winter

Leaves are falling, and the air is getting a little bit crisper each morning. Now is the time to start thinking about how to get your home ready for cold weather. Check Your Heating System Take the extra step to make sure your furnace is running correctly. No one likes waking up in the middle…