Bozeman – Prep work starting on N Rouse expansion, construction likely next year – bozemandailychronicle.com

The houses at the corner of Peach and Rouse were demolished this past week – the realignment has begun. Most construction to widen Rouse Avenue in north Bozeman is still a summer or two away, but preparations are already changing the scenery along the road, says the Montana Department of Transportation. This week, two aging.. read more →

The 10 Best Colleges for Ski Buffs | According To TheBestColleges.org

Montana State University gets Bozeman onto another top ten list – top 10 colleges for those who love to ski.  Not so sure about the bit about kite skiing across campus (author may never have been here) but still plenty of snow time to balance out a rigorous class schedule. Montana State University: This school.. read more →

Bozeman may tackle vacation rental regulation | bozemandailychronicle.com

The City of Bozeman has been dealing with vacation rentals by not dealing with vacation rentals.  Now the City Commission wants to make it cumbersome and difficult for property owners to rent their properties on sites like VRBO and AirBnB.  I think it makes more sense to create a licensing option through application and license.. read more →

Looking for a 2016 vacation? Bozeman makes one of the 16 must-see destinations – LA Times

Bozeman ranked amongst 16 suggestions in a December 2015 Article in the Los Angeles Times of places to see in 2016. Other destinations included Botswana, Cartagena, Dublin, Harlem, Iran, Myanmar, Natchez (MS) and Orange County. Below is the paragraph from the article showcasing Bozeman. Bozeman makes a great gateway to Yellowstone National Park 80 miles.. read more →

Quarter 1 2016 Market Update

The year is zipping past, and we’re already halfway through Quarter 2, 2016!  The market is going gangbusters – it will be interesting to see where we sit for Quarter 2 once completed. Quarter 1 proved to be a banner one in most segments of the market – with a few exceptions. Please enjoy this.. read more →

Bloomberg ranks Bozeman in Top 20 Wealthiest US Micropolitan Cities

Bozeman ranked 19th with a median income of $52,833, 4.2% of households had over $200K in yearly income in 2013. All data was collected from the US Census Bureau’s 2013 5-year American Community Survey. Richest Small Towns in America Your favorite ski resorts dominated the top ranks by Erin Roman & Wei Lu Benchmark/Bloomberg Markets.. read more →

Gallatin County growth rate ranked 24th in nation | Population hits 100K

Commuter traffic is increasing – and the parking lots are more full across the valley at shopping centers, office complexes and recreational trailheads. We’ve officially hit 100,000 and are among the fastest growing counties in the country. Gallatin County growth rate ranked 24th in nation | County hits 100,000 residents By Eric Dietrich Chronicle Staff.. read more →

Year over Year Real Estate Market Comparison 2014 – 2015

The Greater Gallatin Real Estate market was robust in 2015 – there were areas that showed amazing growth…but there were a few areas that softened. Below is a video that touches on some of the key statistics that emerged when comparing the 2015 and 2014 real estate markets side by side. Love charts? Take a.. read more →

Major affordable rental project underway in Bozeman | City | bozemandailychronicle.com

Affordable housing continues to be a big concern in the Greater Bozeman area – this article ran about an apartment complex that will cater to individuals that qualify by income – it’s going up now right across from the Kenyon Noble on Oak Street. Construction has begun on a new, 136-unit affordable rental complex off.. read more →

Quarter 4 2015 Real Estate Market Report – Gallatin County, Bozeman, Belgrade, Big Sky

Quarter 4 2015 was a busy time in greater Gallatin County and surrounding areas – most segments of the market showed marked increases over the same time in 2014.  Enjoy this little market update video and graph market report below – click on any of the images to see the reports in a larger version… read more →