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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.
RECENT BLOG POSTS
You may not find out about this via Ripley's "Believe it or not", but today is in fact National Drink Wine Day!There is an official website: http://nationaldrinkwineday.org.  They even have a Facebook page:  https://www.facebook.com/drinkwinedayYou can even follow them on Twitter: https://twitter...
02/18/2017
I pride myself for how connected I am to my clients!  However, on some days, I wonder if that is a bad thing?I consistently tell my students in the various real estate classes that I teach, that it is important to relate and communicate with your clients on THEIR level.  If you receive an email, ...
02/18/2017
There is a lot of misconception as to how much business a typical Realtor does in a given year. The consumer assumes Realtors sell lots of homes each year since many brag about being a million dollar producer. Keep in mind that if the average home is  $250,000, it only takes four to be a million ...
02/17/2017
One day as I was relaxing enjoying a beer after work and I overheard a question on the other side of the bar:  "What is normal anyway?" I really wasn't evesdropping, but for some reason that question came across crystal clear.  Out of nowwhere, the answer popped into my head and I responded "It i...
02/09/2017
If you have turned on the news at all the past week, you have seen memorial tributes and eulogies for people that passed away in 2016.  Also, many of you are probably working on sticking to or still creating your New Year's resolutions for 2017.I too have been working on mine.  We can get bogged ...
01/01/2017
I pride myself in trying to stay up with technology but had a great reality check just in time for the New Year.In this world of constant advertising messages, how do you get your brand to stand out?  Well kudo's to Dick Pritchett Real Estate, Inc. in Fort Meyers, Florida for learning how to get ...
12/31/2016
My light bulb moment came when I realized it was better to refer to people as light bulbs instead of their IQ's.  If 100 watts were the norm, many people think they are bright at 75, but many are sadly not too bright and are only registering at 60 Watts.  That is much better than my son's favorit...
12/29/2016
Did you know that making less money can actually HELP you buy home?  Did you know you can make too much money to buy a home with some programs?I have been teaching first time home buyer classes in Boise, Idaho for over 20 years and am always tracking new loan programs and buyer assistance options...
12/22/2016
Isn't it frustrating as a Realtor that as you drive around your community that your cell phone carrier drops signal or doesn't have data service in certain parts of your market?  I think I finally found the answer:  Google Fi.Why, because unlike every other carrier, it isn't just one carrier.  Wa...
12/09/2016
Fantastic 1.24 acre lot at the end of the street!  Build your dream home here overlooking the pond!This amazing property is nested up along the treeline of the Boise River too.  Deer, wild turkeys, quail and more will come play in your yard.  Ducks, geese and swans swim on the pond.  Enjoy fishin...
10/16/2016
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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