This is the public Blog of Debbie Holmes. Real estate agent extraordinaire, with scientific training (which makes me very good at analysis). I have three boys. One going who just graduated law school and two in graduate school. I am one lucky mom!
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I love middle eastern food. I have never met a dish I am unwilling to try. Here in Boise we have lots of Iraqi restaurants! My first one I went to was Ishtar, They have really good food for relatively inexpensive prices. They also have a complete small store and fresh made Pita and flat br...
As a Realtor and property manager I have maintenance. This allows me to become familiar with good contractors. I do not know if I hire the best but if I do not like them I do not hire them again. This seems to be a year of roofs. Not a happy topic. My client found a good roofer who was wi...
That was depressing.... I went to see a manufactured home on a rented lot. It was in pretty bad shape. The lady who owns it just had a heart attack on November 2. Her hospital bill is over $84K and I am sure that doesn't include the doctor bills. She has applied for medicaid. Usually they will le...
In September a friend of mine asked me to look at her land. She had 2.83 acres of land behind her house. Now I haven't listed land but I am (or at least was (I think there was a time limit on the certification)) in land. I knew basically what needed to be done. So on a beautiful Sunday I drov...
After 14 years with the same agency my broker decided to close up shop. I was not happy but I have to admit I have become stagnent. I interviewed at 2 places. John L. Scott and where my broker set us up at. The other agency was good and big. Really really big. 1/8 of the agents in Idaho ...
Today my walking buddy and I walked up to the Warm Springs Mesa. We walk 1 mile on the flat, 1 mile up, 1 mile in the development and back down again. The Mesa is one of the first developments in the highlands. Next to Mesa is a brand new development where they are building million dollor hou...
Okay so I have made two posts that were really good and failed to publish today. I had two more quick ones that failed. I am not destined to blog today.
Today I went to Madhuban - Authentic Indian Cusineat 6930 W State St Boise, ID 83714 Tel: (208) 853-8215 Fax: (208) 853 2738 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org They have a wonderful lunch buffet 7 days a week. They serve dinner but I seem to go to lunch there. The food is great. Lots of choices for v...
Every year since 1991 we have had the Spirit of Boise Balloon festival!It is a wonderful event where lots of balloonists from all over the country come and launch balloons from our own Ann Morrison Park. I arrived in 1991 and I go every year. From when the children were little to now that they ...