Homes for Sale in Boise
Boise Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Idaho
Boise is the state capital and one of only two major real metropolitan areas in the entire state. Home to slightly more than 195,000 inhabitants, Boise is also the regional cultural center for another 250,000 residents living within 20 miles of the city. Boise is the state's most popular place in which to live, work and play.
Boise area attractions include the Basque Museum and Cultural Center, Boise Art Museum, Discovery Center of Idaho, Anne Frank Human Rights Memorial, Idaho Black History Museum and the Morrison-Knudsen Nature Center. The city also features thoroughbred and quarter horse racing at Les Bois Park, drag racing at Firebird Raceway and minor league baseball at Hawks Memorial Stadium.
Boise State University is a popular gathering spot for locals due to the school's outstanding men's and women's athletic teams. The university also has a tremendous influence on the city's overall liberal arts movement. A slew of community events fill the area's social calendar year-round, including such celebrations as the Annual Owyhee Outpost Day, Emmett Cherry Festival, Idaho Shakespeare Festival, National Oldtime Fiddlers' Contest, Snake River Stampede and the Western Idaho Fair.
Real Estate options in Boise range from affordable homes in downtown neighborhoods to stately manors and estate properties on wooded hillsides in exclusive neighborhoods. Boise is a remarkable city with outstanding recreational, employment and housing opportunities. So, if you are seeking to buy property in a friendly, small town atmosphere with big city amenities, then Boise is the right place for you and yours to call home.
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Boise Real Estate Market: Prices of Boise Homes for Sale
Boise real estate boasts a wide diversity, ranging from large estate properties in gated communities to attractive condominiums in densely populated areas. Townhouses and condominiums are available and range in price from $100,000 to $400,000 and more depending on size, location and structure. Prices for two-, three- or four-bedroom single-family detached homes range from approximately $300,000 to more than $800,000.
Boise homes can be found in neighborhoods such as Arrowhead Ridge, Cimarron Springs and Villa Norte. Large executive homes, stately manors and private estate properties can be found in upscale neighborhoods such as Jackson Manor and Terra Nativa. These homes typically start at approximately $900,000, though prices can exceed $4 million depending on location, view and amenities. Some historic properties are also available as are lots and land for custom home development.
Boise Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of May 23rd, 2016: homes priced around $321,510 compared to $334,306 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -4%. For Saturday, May 28th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.66%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 2.77%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.23%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.88%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Boise ID. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Boise to help you find the best home!