Walk or ride your bike to everything that downtown has to offer. 4 bedroom, 2 bath +/- 1664 sf. home. New mudroom in 2010, new roof in 2011, New Bath in 2008. Kitchen remodeled. Hardwood floors throughout main level. Garden & Incredible raspberry bushes in the backyard. Custom shed can be easily removed if desired to allow a garage to be built. 2 bedrooms downstairs do not have egress windows. Hot water heat and wood stove. $265,000
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Jeff closed escrow on 2/29 on a wonderful Ken Leclair condo in South Meadows. Jeff is one of the top producing agents at Heart of Montana Realty and has been with the company over 7 years. Originally from the Cincinnati area and a graduate of Miami University, Jeff moved to Bozeman from San Francisco in 2001. Jeff joined Heart of Montana Realty in 2006 as a full-time Realtor.
Jeff guides both buyers and sellers through all areas of real-estate transactions, enabling them to make well-informed decisions. In addition to his enthusiasm and understanding of the real estate market and living environment in Gallatin County, he has knowledge and experience with the construction business which uniquely positions him to help clients achieve their real estate
Pending home sales are on an upward trend, which has been uneven but meaningful since reaching a cyclical low last April, and are well above a year ago, according to the National Association of Realtors®. The Pending Home Sales Index,* a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings, rose 2.0 percent to 97.0 in January from a downwardly revised 95.1 in December and is 8.0 percent higher than January 2011 when it was 89.8. The data reflects contracts but not closings. The January index is the highest since April 2010 when it reached 111.3 as buyers were rushing to take advantage of the home buyer tax credit. Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist, said this is a hopeful indicator going into the spring
To avoid losing homes to foreclosure due to long response times for short sale transactions, three senators introduced legislation to speed up the short sale process.Senators Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), Scott Brown (R-Massachusetts), and Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) proposed the bill addressing the issue of short sales timelines on February 17. A short sale is a real estate transaction where the homeowner sells the property for less than the unpaid balance with the lender’s approval. “There are neighborhoods across the country full of empty homes and underwater owners that have legitimate offers, but unresponsive banks,” said Murkowski. “What we have here is a failure to communicate. Why don’t we make it easier for Americans trying to participate in the
Heart of Montana Realty is pleased to welcome Susan Byorth to our office. Susan, who spent 20 years in science and environmental education, is looking forward to assisting clients in their search for answers in the world of Southwest Montana Real Estate. She will draw from her experiences as director of both the Birch Creek Center and Field Campus of University of Montana Western and her time as program manager for MSU’s Science Outreach Program to help her guide her clients through understanding property assets, the transaction process, contract negotiations and marketing.
Susan, her husband Patrick and their two sons have settled back in Bozeman after living all around Montana and travelling internationally. They are excited to be back in this vibrant,…
Heart of Montana Realty's website goal is to provide regular updates and insight into the Southwest Montana Real Estate Market Like the rest of the nation, Gallatin County has been fighting an uphill battle to find positive hints of an improving climate for our marketplace. Finally we are seeing some comforting data. Even better, some of this is evident when reviewing last year's numbers. As proven before, a recovery will be ongoing before anyone actually notices the improvement. Analyzing year over year, 2010 and 2011 sales information shows a measurable increase in the number of properties sold, and even a small (granted very small) appreciation in sold prices in some niches in our market. The lions may not be roaring, but they are stirring.
Heart of Montana Realty is pleased to welcome you to our new website. Our product of six months of hard work has created a customer-friendly, information based product that should help you find your way through our marketplace. Whether you are looking for a new home, planning for the future, or just dreaming, we hope to provide you with as many answers as possible. When clicking on the detail pages of specific listings, be sure to use the satellite/aerial views to locate the general area of interest. Then pan the neighborhood to focus on a specific area from one edge of our region to another. There is also information on specific communities, as well as links to the information you may be searching for. If you have further questions or are in need of