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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 just had another great experience with Easy's Repair Service in Boise, Idaho. A home inspector called out an item on a an applicance so I called them to see what they thought.  Instead of sending out a service person to essess the situation, they listened to the issue and trouble shot it on the...
Wouldn't it be great to be a Realtor so you could work part time and make great money? Well here is a summary of my day today and I didn't make a dime (yet).  About nine o'clock tonight, I took a break just to add up my communications from today and was shocked at the results: 22 text messages 33...
Just to show you why it is so critical to get your listing input completely and immediately with your virtual tours and photo, here is the market reach of a new listing in Boise, Idaho I input into our MLS system at 7 am Monday morning.   Curuious to see the traffic counts on the first day to jud...
Did you know that in the Boise Idaho area that most renters could buy the home they are renting for less of a monthly payment than their rent?  Investors are buying homes and are getting the benefit of positive cash flow, tax deductions, and appreciation all at the same time.  In the meantime, th...
How many times have you heard the heard the age old question 'Do bears really poop in the woods? Well now instead of just saying "I told you so", I have proof! It is going to be a crazy week ahead, so I figured I would start it off with a little wisdom and humor. Make it a great day and enjoy wha...
 UPDATE:  I sold this home and it has successfully closed.  Please don't hesitate to call if I can help you buy or sell properties in the Boise Idaho area! Check out this brand new listing at 9352 Mossywood Drive, in Boise, Idaho.  It is an immaculate home located in Charter Pointe Subdivision in...
I am a self professed Capitalist Pig, yet I am really having an issue with some stores decisions to be open on Christmas Day.  I get that some fairly essential stores like maybe gas stations, hotels, and other stores that are typically open 24/7 should in fact remain open. But I have to admit tha...
It is amazing sometimes how doing the right thing and offering a helping hand can continue getting paid forward some times. On Tuesday, Tom Fitzsimmons with Preview of Homes TV shot a video for me at one of my listings.  I took my photos while he was shooting the video as usual taking advantage o...
I have been receiving some weird phone messages on my toll free phone number over the past few months and evidently this is a growing problem for many others as well. The worst part of it is that each recorded message increases my bill since my toll free service is a measured service line and the...
This loan product was created back when many mortgage holders were under water and owed more than the property was worth.  Ocwen offered some refinances as a loan modification in which they would write down the mortgage owed under a provision that allowed them to recapture some or all of the writ...


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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