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Jim Paulson's views of Boise Real Estate, real estate technology trends, and life here in the Treasure Valley. Jim Paulson has nearly 25 years of Boise Idaho real estate experience.
I wish NAR would block hotels at some other hotels for their conventions other than $100-200 a night facilities.  I have to pay for the travel, the convention, hotels, meals, etc., out of my own pocket so I try to be frugal.  I have negotiated some pretty good deals at other hotels nearby and blo...
If you haven’t heard about a new startup called Katango, you will! With Google + now giving their users the ability to “share” circles, this will be needed more than ever!  If you have started giving up cataloging your friend data base on Facebook, you can test it now. Think about it, since you d...
Congress did not extend FHA & GSE mortgage loan limits so here in Ada County, our loan limits will drop on October 1st from $303,750 down to $271,050.If you are looking to buy or sell a property in Ada County (Boise, Eagle, Star, Meridian or Kuna), this will impact the real estate market for all ...
Chance, Community Chest, buy more homes/hotels, can we hold on long enough to pass go to collect $200? This graphic found at http://www.billshrink.com/blog/2904/how-the-recession-changed-the-game-of-monopoly/ pretty much sums it up.  This was done two years ago, but still holds true today.   If y...
Tablet sales are heating up and when you can go to the world's largest online retailer (Amazon) to buy their new entry, sales might actually start smoking. It was announced today they are officially launching this new product but I went to their website and it isn't posted yet. It was announced t...
I just read an article in the Silicon Valley / San Jose Business Journal by Eli Segall titled "California Labor Commissioner sue Zip Realty (for more than $17 million).  http://www.bizjournals.com/sanjose/news/2011/09/26/california-labor-commissioner-sues.html?ana=twt&page=all Their stock trades ...
Social Media is forever changing the way we communicate and do business.  We post things on Facebook, Tweet this or that, + things on Google, and then go blog about our life. In the revised EPRO class, one thing they cover is a relatively new company called Klout which attempts to guage how much ...
Saturday morning's are known for cartoons, however, this animation is compliments of Google in honor of Jim Henson's 75th birtday today. Most of us use Google every day without paying much attention to the graphics known as "Google Doodles". In case you missed it or want to go play with it today,...
Are you tired of downtown traffic and not getting out any more?  How about moving downtown so you can enjoy the living close to Municipal Park, MK Nature Center, Boise Greenbelt, Boise State University, St. Luke's Hospital, and Downtown Boise?   Check out this low maintenance single level 3 bedro...
Over five thousand years ago, Moses said to the children of Israel , "Pick up your shovels, mount your asses and camels, and I will lead you to the Promised Land." Nearly 75 years ago, (when Welfare was introduced) Roosevelt said, "Lay down your shovels, sit on your asses, and light up a Camel, ...

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