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Bozeman and Belgrade Real Estate Trends

Bozeman and Belgrade Real Estate Trends

By Elizabeth Nitz | Apr 14, 2020

I hope that this blog finds everyone well out there.  The people of Gallatin County have done a good job of being responsible with their interactions and keeping the Coronavirus at bay.  We have also done an even better job of reaching out to others and helping those who need it.  I have seen so […]

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Coronavirus, the Economy and the Real Estate Market

How Coronavirus is affecting the Economy and Bozeman Real Estate

By Elizabeth Nitz | Mar 19, 2020

We are right now in a unique situation not seen before. I thought it prudent to research how Coronavirus is affecting the economy and Bozeman real estate market Our lives have changed drastically in the past week; kids are home from school, trips have been cancelled, gathering places closed. We also have anxiety about what […]

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Bozeman Real Estate Statistics

Bozeman Real Estate Statistics

By Elizabeth Nitz | Mar 10, 2020

  Presenting Bozeman Real Estate Statistics for the first two months of 2020!  And if anyone thought that we were going to have a slow winter in real estate, they would be incorrect.   Let’s start off with Median Sales Prices. As seen below, we can see that all property type prices are off to […]

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Thriving entrepreneurial community in Bozeman

Thriving Entrepreneurial Community in Bozeman

By Elizabeth Nitz | Feb 26, 2020

You may or may not be aware of this but Bozeman has a thriving entrepreneurial community!  With its growth over the past 5 years, this community has become important to our local economy.  This community has been able to come together due to a perfect storm of factors. Factors affecting Bozeman’s Entrepreneurial Community:  A high […]

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Creating wealth as a first time homebuyer

Creating Wealth as a First Time Home Buyer

By Elizabeth Nitz | Feb 10, 2020

Over the weekend, I taught a first time home buyer seminar.  I love helping first time homebuyers get into their first home because it means so much not only emotionally but also financially. It is the start of a secure financial future that can help you all the way through your retirement.  Now is a […]

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First time homebuyer townhome

First Time Homebuyers – 2020 is YOUR year to purchase your HOME!

By Elizabeth Nitz | Jan 15, 2020

First Time Homebuyers – 2020 is YOUR year to purchase your HOME! Let’s just say that the stars are aligning for first time homebuyers. Market forces are good as we are entering a more balanced market that we have not seen in years.  In addition, there is an abundance of programs to help the first […]

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Belgrade Single Family Home

Belgrade 2019 Real Estate Trends

By Elizabeth Nitz | Jan 10, 2020

Belgrade 2019 Real Estate Trends Belgrade December numbers are in!  Let’s take a look at the Belgrade real estate pricing trends of 2019, compare it to trends of previous years of 2017 and 2018 and  check the crystal ball for 2020.  The following numbers represent all sales in each category for each year and numbers […]

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Bozeman 2019 Real Estate Pricing Trends

By Elizabeth Nitz | Jan 7, 2020

Bozeman 2019 Real Estate Pricing Trends Bozeman December numbers are in!  Let’s take a look at the Bozeman real estate pricing trends of 2019, compare it to trends of previous years of 2017 and 2018 and  check the crystal ball for 2020.  The following numbers represent all sales in each category for each year and […]

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Is it a good idea to own a vacation rental?

By Elizabeth Nitz | Dec 12, 2019

  I suppose the answer to this is complicated and really depends on one’s goals with the vacation rental, how much work one wants to put into the rental process and the cost / benefit analysis of purchase price and rental income.   I will use my vacation rental as an example.  We own a […]

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