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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.
If you are going to be successful looking for your next home online, you need to know how to search effectively.  According to the National Association of Realtors, 93 percent of home buyers are looking online to find their next home. Start by searching the most comprehensive up to date website (...
I am seeing an uptick in the use of Adjustable Rate and Hybrid Mortages and for good reason. Too many people used Adjustable Rate Mortgages in the past to leverage their purchasing power to buy more home than they could afford hoping their financial and property values would improve faster than t...
Did you know that in Ada County (Boise Idaho) in March, we closed 108 more single family residential homes in 2015 than we did in March of 2014?In Ada County, for March of 2014, 580 single family homes closed according to statistics obtained via the Intermountain MLS.  In March of 2015, that numb...
We should always be reviewing our business plans and see if we are on track for our goals and objectives.   In real estate, it is easy to do since you can look at closed business volume; but you should adjust it for the average sales per actual month, not just taking the year's production divided...
I am blessed to have lived in a number of different countries through various phases of my life, so I admit I see the world a bit differently than most.  I have been outside the proverbial forest so often, I think I can offer a unique vantage point of the trees (humans) within. I am not a sociolo...
Apparently, in Idaho it does.  The city of Boise has been going round and round with UBER trying to make them stand up to the same requirements as the Taxi services do.  Then, just like some Republican's doing an end run around President Obama sending a letter by sending a letter to Iran, Uber go...
I find it extremely frustrating that a person with good credit can buy this brand motor home with a MSRP of $280,230 and drive it off the lot the same day and who knows where it will be tomorrow.     Yet to buy this home which which is stationary and typically appreciates instead of depreciates, ...
Years ago, I was discussing Digital Signatures on an online blog when I received a response from Rick Triola, the President and CEO of a company called Settleware.  We had some great talks about the future of Digital Signatures and how slow the world was to accept them even though it was on June ...
February was yet another great month for the Boise Idaho real estate market. Here is a quick snapshot from the Ada County Association of Realtor's of how our market compares with this time last year.     It looks like another great year shaping up!  I know I am personally busier now than I typica...
I just received an introductory call from a lender that just moved to Boise Idaho from California.  He sent me a nice email follow up telling me more about himself, so I emailed him back telling him about my business philosophy and my target market for clients.  Here is Jim Paulson's target demog...

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Jim Paulson would like to be your Realtor. He is the Past President of the Idaho Chapter of the Council of Residential Specialists (2014) also the Past President of the Ada County Association of Realtors (2010). Jim has nearly 25 years being a licensed Idaho Realtor. Jim Paulson is a member of the Greater Boise Chamber of Commerce and he is the owner and broker of Progressive Realty Corporation which is an A+ accredited business with the Better Business Bureau. Jim is one of the few Realtors in Boise Idaho that has earned the "top producer" designation in excess of ten times in his career so he is a proud to be honored as a Lifetime Member of the Circle of Excellence by the Ada County Association of Realtors. Before you hire a Realtor, be sure to interview Jim Paulson and compare the difference 25 years of experience selling Idaho real estate makes! http://www.IdahoMLStours.com Http://www.Progressive-Realty.info