• July Numbers Are Out

      Transactions remained steady in July, the only increase was Coeur d’Alene with an increase of 3 transactions to 79 for the month.  Post Falls dropped 6 to 45, and Spokane dropped…

      Written by Brandon Marchand
    • 1031 Exchanges

      1031 Exchanges are becoming more and more popular, and are increasingly becoming more and more misunderstood. 1031 Exchanges do not avoid or dodge capital gains taxes – but defer them.…

      Written by Brandon Marchand
    • New Legislation For Lenders

      New rules coming down from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke aim to prevent the current mortgage lending crisis from happening again in the future. The rules will require stricter requirements…

      Written by Brandon Marchand
    • How's the Market?

      Like I do every few weeks, I stuck my little toe into Paragon and pulled some statistics.  This week I pulled the 150-250 price range for residential, site built properties…

      Written by Brandon Marchand
    • Spring was here for 2 days!

      Spring was out with all its rays for two whole days.  Buyers woke up and started looking for properties.  My open houses were extremely successful.  I was able to meet…

      Written by Brandon Marchand

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