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Investor activity seen as favorable sign for Idaho real estate market (access required)

Based on the notion that residential property pricing has either hit the basement or is nearly floored out, real estate speculators in the Treasure Valley are increasingly buying up houses – commonly at foreclosure sales – according to the Idaho ...

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Stadium move for Yakima Bears could be wake-up call for Boise (access required)

(Updates to clarify that the city will decide whether or not to study the stadium issue further) A decision this month to move the Yakima Bears baseball team to Vancouver, Wash., because of stadium problems could serve as a wake-up ...

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Grubb & Ellis gets financing

Grubb & Ellis Co., a commercial real estate services firm with a Boise affiliate, has closed an $18 million credit facility with Colony Capital LLC. Plans for the credit line were announced March 30. A lending affiliate of Colony Capital ...

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Move-ins start chipping away at ‘unanchored’ retail vacancy (access required)

Wild Bill’s Barbeque is new, but the space it occupies in an “unanchored” retail plaza in west Meridian is not new to restaurant owner and manager Ed Cocks. He was a regular customer of the eatery that operated there for ...

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Retail, office vacancy drop in Q1

Retail and office vacancy dropped in the first quarter in the Boise-Nampa metro area, the Colliers International real estate firm said in a new report. Retail vacancy dropped from 13.6 percent at the end of 2010 to 13.4 percent at ...

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Idaho gets mortgage-relief money (access required)

Idaho received $13 million to help unemployed and underemployed homeowners make mortgage payments. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development approved the state’s bid to administer HUD’s Emergency Homeowners Loan Program. The Idaho Housing and Finance Association is accepting ...

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Rural Idaho cities look at ways of attracting development, jobs (access required)

Patrick Nauman understands the challenges of operating a niche business in an Idaho community known for its agriculture ties. The co-owner of Weiser Classic Candy  in Weiser grew up in town, left for several years, only to return and fulfill his ...

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