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By Kent Anderson, from Schweitzer to the Lake
(Coldwell Banker Resort Realty, Sandpoint, Idaho)
Comments 14
Every day I am amazed by North Idaho.  I cannot tire of the beauty around here (Sandpoint, specifically).  As I was reading the blogs of some of my "associates" on ActiveRain, I ran across Steve Loynd's picture blog he submitted yesterday of beautiful New Hampshire (one of my favorite spots in th...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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Aerial Picture Tour of Sandpoint and Lake Pend Oreille There are at least three ways to see the City and Lake Coeur d'Alene: one by helicopter and two by plane. I have been told these are smaller planes, but the tours are great; can't say about the chopper. The choices aren't limited to Lake Coeu...

By Chris Schreiber, CCIM
(Kiemle & Hagood)
Comments 0
Chris Schreiber, CCIM | Kiemle & Hagood Company | 208-770-2593 212 North 1st Avenue, Sandpoint, ID Full Service Lease! All utilities included! Direct retail street frontage in downtown Sandpoint, high quality, professional building. Office $1,656/month Sq Footage 946 DESCRIPTION SandCreek Landin...

By Chris Schreiber, CCIM
(Kiemle & Hagood)
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Chris Schreiber, CCIM | Kiemle & Hagood Company | 208-770-2593 212 North 1st Avenue, Sandpoint, ID Street level office/commercial space in high quality, professional office building! Retail/Commercial $1,736/month Sq Footage 1,074 DESCRIPTION SandCreek Landings is a high quality, professional of...

By Kent Anderson, from Schweitzer to the Lake
(Coldwell Banker Resort Realty, Sandpoint, Idaho)
Comments 25
Today, a group of about 12 Sandpoint Rotary volunteers and a few assorted other "nature lovers" converged upon the Sandpoint Fish Hatchery to continue the efforts to revitalize this vital piece of Sandpoint history.   The Sandpoint Hatchery, located on the south shoreline of the Pend Oreille Rive...

By Kent Anderson, from Schweitzer to the Lake
(Coldwell Banker Resort Realty, Sandpoint, Idaho)
Comments 7
2009 marks the year that Sandpoint puts it's name on the "tennis map" with THE BLACK DIAMOND TENNIS INVITATIONAL...aptly dubbed, "The Most Beautiful Tennis Tournament in the Country!"  (Maybe the world).            Invitations were sent out to the top players from the Inland Northwest with the id...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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...and the heavens opened up before us, parting the clouds, for the angels sang on high... ...or at least that's how it felt. For a freakish two weeks we had incredibly unusual cool weather. Gone were the "I could have fried an egg on the sidewalk days" to "Dear Lord, can anybody spare a parka!" ...

By Kent Anderson, from Schweitzer to the Lake
(Coldwell Banker Resort Realty, Sandpoint, Idaho)
Comments 4
In Part I of the AR Series challenge, I examined the importance of a Realtors® personal profile.  A personal profile may reveal to a customer some of the unique qualities you possess that could weight the scale in your favor to earn him as a client.   In Part II, let’s look at the contents of you...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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Economic outlook for Sandpoint and North Idaho: Summer 2009 By Gary Lirette, Host of North Idaho Business on KSPT and KBFI and Realtor for Tomlinson Sandpoint International Realty. How are things here in North Idaho? Besides being named to Sunset Magazine's Top 10 Resort Towns this year, Idaho wa...

By Kent Anderson, from Schweitzer to the Lake
(Coldwell Banker Resort Realty, Sandpoint, Idaho)
Comments 34
REALTORS’ SURVIVAL GUIDE, PART 1.  “What Do We Bring To The Table?”   We all know this is a DIFFICULT real estate market.  Sandpoint, Idaho is no exception.  Prices have declined to historic lows, personal financial portfolios have been trashed, home loan dollars can be difficult to secure (even ...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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North Idaho & Sandpoint Area Parks & Campgrounds Sandpoint is a jewel that has been recognized by Sunset Magazine as The Best Small Town in the West, and by Outsider Magazine as one of America's Best Small Towns. However, when National Geographic Adventure named Sandpoint one its Top 10 Adventure...

By Kent Anderson, from Schweitzer to the Lake
(Coldwell Banker Resort Realty, Sandpoint, Idaho)
Comments 19
MOJO COYOTE CAFE is a landmark at Schweitzer Mountain Resort in Sandpoint, Idaho.  ...and for good reason!  Cassandra, Julie and Therese (baristas extraordinaire) are simply the best at what they do.  They make the perfect drink and are unparalleled in engaging customers.  We only get so many day...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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Sandpoint & North Idaho Waterfront Real Estate Blog My name is Gary Lirette and my partner and I specialize in waterfront in and around Sandpoint, Idaho. This includes Lake Pend Oreille and the Pend Oreille River primarily, and Lake Cocolalla. To a lesser degree, we also have extensive knowledge ...

By Kent Anderson, from Schweitzer to the Lake
(Coldwell Banker Resort Realty, Sandpoint, Idaho)
Comments 10
Kent Anderson is a Realtor®, sales associate with Coldwell Banker Resort Realty in Sandpoint, Idaho. If you are considering buying or selling a home in Idaho, you deserve local expertise and advice to be provided by a professional in real estate. Kent Anderson, is a full-time Idaho REALTOR® prov...

By Kent Anderson, from Schweitzer to the Lake
(Coldwell Banker Resort Realty, Sandpoint, Idaho)
Comments 1
TRINITY AT WILLOW BAY (formerly called Cafe Trinity), located between Sandpoint and the town of Priest River and on the shores of the Pend Oreille River is a REAL culinary pleasure!   TRINITY AT WILLOW BAY was formerly located right in Downtown Sandpoint, Idaho and loved by all.  They took the "D...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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Festival at Sandpoint These are some pictures of setting up and scenes from the last couple of years of the Festival at Sandpoint. This year, 2009, marks the 27th annual Festival at Sandpoint. There is so much more that goes into producing such a large event. Besides running the event for two wee...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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Okay, so sometimes I just don't have pictures 'cuz I am just having way to good a time to be the snapshot king. So, there are shots of some, but others you are just going to have to use your imagination. Earlier this week on Wednesday, about thirty of us took to the waves and spent all day on Lak...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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SANDPOINT LONG BRIDGE SWIM - 2009 Today was the perfect day for a swim. The proverbial news on the airwaves called for temperatures to be the highest of the year so far. Not a cloud in the sky. The 1.76-mile swim was most likely in 65-70 degree water (usually the temperature is between 68-70 degr...

By Kent Anderson, from Schweitzer to the Lake
(Coldwell Banker Resort Realty, Sandpoint, Idaho)
Comments 3
41 SOUTH in Sandpoint, Idaho REALLY came through for us helping make our Summer Sales Event Party a huge success! "At one end of the long bridge lies Sandpoint, Idaho. But at the other end...." When planning for our Salishan Point Summer Sales Event, we wanted to have something special to draw p...

By Gary Lirette, Business & Investing in the Inland Northwest
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Sandpoint Real Estate: Yes, we are selling properties While our market suffered its worst effort in years in 2008, so far, in total we are behind that number. However, my team is selling. As part of the Northwest Group of Tomlinson Sandpoint Sotheby's International Realty, my part of the team con...

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