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14 factors that determine a home's value

14 Factors that determine a home’s value

By Elizabeth Nitz | Jul 12, 2020

In trying to evaluate your home for a listing price that could actually result in a sale, agents and owners should look at the following factors objectively and without emotion. A buyer may react emotionally to an aspect of the home which is great but most buyers will then ask their agent to do a […]

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Come home to Bozeman Montana

Come home to Bozeman Montana

By Elizabeth Nitz | Jun 29, 2020

Are you one of many people who are considering a move out of a large city? Come home to Bozeman, a city community of 50,000 located off I-90 in the southwestern region of Montana.  Bozeman can be found in the Gallatin Valley, 4820 feet above sea level and surrounded by Mountain ranges. Our Mountain Ranges […]

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Tipped employees can purchase a home in Bozeman

Tipped Employees Can Purchase a Home in Bozeman – Here’s How!!

By Elizabeth Nitz | Jun 21, 2020

Yes, Tipped employees can purchase a home in Bozeman! Do you get a significant amount of your income from tips?  Do you want to own your own home but think you can’t qualify for a mortgage?  I have good news!!  With some planning and careful documentation, you can definitely purchase a home and even qualify […]

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Bozeman Real Estate Bounces back after Covid closures

Bozeman Real Estate Rebounds After Covid Closures

By Elizabeth Nitz | Jun 15, 2020

Wow Bozeman, what a month! No one was sure what would happen to the Bozeman real estate market during and after the Covid closures.  We found out this week that Bozeman real estate rebounded decisively. Where we came from…April In my April report, we saw the full effect of the Covid restrictions and concerns about […]

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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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