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US new-home sales rose 6.4 percent in April

Sales of U.S. new homes recovered in April after slumping in the previous two months. But Americans are still buying new homes at a slower pace than they did a year ago. The Commerce Department said May 23 that sales ...

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U.S. existing home sales rebound slightly

Sales of existing U.S. homes rebounded slightly in April, but the pace of buying remained below last year’s level. The National Association of Realtors said May 22 that sales rose 1.3 percent from March to a seasonally adjusted annual rate ...

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First-time homebuyers feel the pinch (access required)

First-time homebuyers are feeling the pinch as they try to enter a competitive housing market. According to data from the National Association of Realtors, first-time buyers accounted for 26 percent of home purchases in January 2014, down from 27 percent ...

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Lush to open in Village at Meridian (access required)

Lush, a Canadian-based cosmetics retailer is opening its first Idaho store in The Village at Meridian. The company, which originated in England, but whose North American headquarters are now in Vancouver, B.C., will open a 1,008-square-foot store in mid-June. Lush ...

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Roundup 5.16.2014 (access required)

Stellar Mental Health & Mediation leased 2,444 square feet of office space at 5700 E. Franklin Rd. in Nampa. Bryant Jones, Lincoln Hagood, and Mike Peña of Colliers International facilitated the transaction. Miguel and Amy Ojeda purchased 423 18th Ave ...

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Zillow launches predictive tool on home values (access required)

Zillow has released a new predictive tool that helps consumers estimate the future value of a home. Called the Zestimate forecast, the tool predicts a home’s value change over the next 12 months in both dollars and as a percentage. ...

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Roundup 5.9.2014 (access required)

Stover Glass leased 1,500 square feet at 117 E. 41st, Garden City. Jim Reimer with Management One Inc. facilitated the transaction. Heart N’ Home Hospice & Palliative Care renewed 3,597 square feet at 3557 E. Overland Rd., Meridian. The Sundance ...

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Study says staging doesn’t help, but realtors beg to differ (access required)

Many realtors swear by the practice of staging homes, arranging furniture, wall coverings and knicknacks to show what a home for sale would look like if it were occupied. But an academic study called “The Impact of Staging Conditions on ...

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Townhomes to go up at organic nursery site in Boise (access required)

Nearly 30 townhomes are planned at the site of the North End Organic Nursery in Boise. Located at 2350 W. Hill Road, the 3.3-acre property is under contract for purchase and development of 29 two-and-three bedroom townhomes, said North End ...

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