boise-depot-20_400Property in Boise- Why You Should Consider Buying

Boise, Idaho, is a city with a population of a few more than 211,000 residents. This community combines the convenience and amenities of a big city with the charms and comforts of a small town. National magazines such as Forbes and Sunset rank Boise as one of the best places to live in the United States. As the housing market continues to stage a remarkable recovery, more and more newcomers to Idaho are considering real estate in Boise, Meridian, Eagle, Nampa and surrounding areas.

Why does Boise earn its chart topping rankings?

  • A very reasonable cost of living, including affordable housing.
  • Moderate climate with four distinct seasons, and an average of 325 golf-able days per year.
  • A very low crime rate, compared to national averages.
  • Numerous neighborhood associations working to maintain quality standards.
  • Individuals, businesses and government dedicated to preserving the quality of life in Boise.
  • A solid base of employment opportunities.(Including Hewlett-Packard Company, Micros, The Washington Group, and several medical centers.)>
  • Excellent public school system and numerous colleges and universities.
  • Abundance of parks, open space, and greenbelt areas within the city.

Following are just a few of the other features that contribute to the desirability of owning property in Boise

Unique features:

  • Remnants of the Oregon Trail are still visible to the east, leading into the Boise valley.
  • The Idaho State Capitol is located in Boise, and is the only statehouse in the country heated by the use of natural geothermal hot water. Geothermal resources also heat many of the Victorian mansions along Warm Springs Boulevard.
  • Nearby is old town of Ustick, with a living cottonwood tree that is recognized as the nation’s second largest.
  • Pine Street School, located in Meridian, is a restored one-room schoolhouse museum. This building recently won the Governor's Award for Historic Preservation.

Why Property in Boise - Recreational Features

  • Lucky Peak Reservoir recreational area is located just 10 miles east of Boise.
  • The Ridge to Rivers Trail System provides open space, and hiking, biking or walking paths through miles of natural environment.
  • Bogus Basin Mountain Recreation for skiing, snowshoeing and snowboarding.
  • Meridian Speedway holds stock car races from April through September.
  • Roaring Springs Water Park and the Boondocks Fun Center.

Why Property in Boise - Cultural and Entertainment Features

  • The Idaho Botanical Gardens.
  • Opera, ballet, theatre, and symphonies.
  • Several local wineries.
  • The Eagle Fun Days Festival with its Wet and Wild Parade and the World’s Largest Rocky Mountain Oyster Feed
  • Meridian Dairy Day, a Chili Cook-Off, and the Scarecrow Festival.
  • The 85-year old Snake River Stampede -- one of the top 15 professional rodeos in the country.
  • The educational Morrison-Knudsen Nature Center offers educational exhibits, highlighting the local regional environment and features miles of nature trails.

The Boise, Idaho, area has something to offer to everyone, and the items listed above just touch the surface of what is available. If you are looking for a new place to live or considering Boise land or property as an investment, make sure you personally investigate the Boise area.

Boise ID Property

All Listings Under $100,000 $100,000 - $200,000
$200,000 - $300,000 $300,000 - $400,000 $400,000 - $500,000
$500,000 - $600,000 $600,000 - $700,000 $700,000 - $800,000
$800,000 - $900,000 $900,000 - $1,000,000 Over $1,000,000
Sort by:
Show:
View Results by:

No listings were found that matched this criteria.

238 E Lake Rim Ln, Boise $359,000

  • 4 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 3,494 SqFt
  • 0.12 Acres

Downsize To Luxury With This Trifecta In Easy Living. Convenient Location, Spectacular Views And Single Level Living With Extra Space When You Need It. Easy Access To Downtown, Shopping And Freeway. Unobstructed Views Of Downtown Boise And The Boise Foothil...

Idaho MLS Syringa Realty
Listings have been deleted from all results. Undo Last Delete or View All Deleted Listings

1001 S Roosevelt St, Boise $324,900

  • 4 Beds
  • 3.0 Baths
  • 2,443 SqFt
  • 0.27 Acres

Welcome Home To This One-of-a-kind Bench Property With Artistic Features Around Every Corner. This Home Has A Beautifully Updated Kitchen With Marble Counter Tops And New Stainless Bloomberg Fridge Included. Refinished Original Hardwood Floors On Main Lev...

Idaho MLS Keller Williams Realty Boise
Listings have been deleted from all results. Undo Last Delete or View All Deleted Listings

1530 N Knights Dr., Boise $694,900

  • 3 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 3,448 SqFt
  • 0.23 Acres

Indoor And Outdoor Living At It's Finest. Warm And Inviting Kitchen With Ss Appliances, Breakfast Bar With Huge Open Dinning Area And Great Room Set The Stage As You Open The Beautiful Solid Wood Front Door. 3 Decks, Patio, Water Falls Wonderful Mature Tree...

Idaho MLS Silvercreek Realty Group
Listings have been deleted from all results. Undo Last Delete or View All Deleted Listings

608 E Jefferson St, Boise $399,000

  • 2,572 SqFt
  • 0.14 Acres

Charming Victorian Duplex Just A Few Blocks From Downtown And St Lukes. The Main Unit Is 3 Beds, 2 Bath With Laundry Hookup And Large Yard. The Upper Unit Has Separate Courtyard And Is A One Bed, One Bath Apartment. Each Unit Has Separate Electric Meter And...

Idaho MLS Trail 27
Listings have been deleted from all results. Undo Last Delete or View All Deleted Listings

3400 N Crane Creek Rd, Boise $409,900

  • 4 Beds
  • 2.0 Baths
  • 2,267 SqFt
  • 0.36 Acres

This Gorgeous Single Level Home In The Highlands Is A Must See. This Home Has 4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, And Has 2267 Square Feet. The Bathrooms Have Been Remodeled With Granite Countertops And Tile Surrounds. This Home Has A 2 Car Garage And A Gorgeous Park-...

Idaho MLS Keller Williams Realty Boise
Listings have been deleted from all results. Undo Last Delete or View All Deleted Listings

3094 E Heartleaf Lane, Boise $439,000

  • 3 Beds
  • 3.0 Baths
  • 2,698 SqFt
  • 0.09 Acres

Absolutely Stunning Unobstructed Panoramic Views Of Downtown Boise & Foothills! Entertain On Your Lg Private Deck From Great Rm & Take In The City Lights. Pour A Drink From Wine Bar & Chill By The Full Brick Landscape Fireplace & Built In Entertainment ...

Idaho MLS O2 Real Estate Group
Listings have been deleted from all results. Undo Last Delete or View All Deleted Listings

2308 S Roosevelt St, Boise $339,900

  • 4 Beds
  • 2.0 Baths
  • 2,962 SqFt
  • 0.22 Acres

Timeless Brick Beauty? Yes, Please! New Interior Paint & Recently Refreshed! This Charismatic Home Is Ideal For All W/a Large Living Room To Lounge Or To Entertain In! Back Room Great For A Home Office/craft Room. After Those Long Exhausting Days, Relax In ...

Idaho MLS Keller Williams Realty Boise
Listings have been deleted from all results. Undo Last Delete or View All Deleted Listings

25 W Horizon Drive, Boise $735,900

  • 3 Beds
  • 3.0 Baths
  • 4,000 SqFt
  • 0.49 Acres

Enjoy Over 300 Degree Views Clear To Oregon 1/2 Mile From Capital! Home Completely Remodeled With Additional Living Area In Indoor Pool Room. Gourmet Kitchen W/30 Inch Deep Counters. Jacuzzi Tub In Master Suite As Well As Hot Tub Off Master Bedroom. Outdo...

Idaho MLS O2 Real Estate Group
Listings have been deleted from all results. Undo Last Delete or View All Deleted Listings

3305 E Thoroughbred Lane, Boise $316,160

  • 3 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 1,840 SqFt
  • 0.03 Acres

The Park Place Townhomes By Brighton.this Charming Family Community Is Also Conveniently Located Next To Marianne Williams Park, The Idaho Shakespeare Festival, Warm Springs Golf Course.a Beautiful And Open Three Story Plan With Three Bedrooms & Extra Stor...

Idaho MLS Keller Williams Realty Boise
Listings have been deleted from all results. Undo Last Delete or View All Deleted Listings

2145 E Mortimer, Boise $450,000

  • 5 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 3,241 SqFt
  • 0.34 Acres

Beautiful Home In Foothills East With Gorgeous Views Of Downtown Boise And The Surrounding Neighborhood. Wraparound Deck Has Ample Room For Entertainment And A Direct View Of The City. 5 Bedrooms With 2 Full Master Suites, Makes This House Unique. It Featur...

Idaho MLS Skyline Realty
Listings have been deleted from all results. Undo Last Delete or View All Deleted Listings

6105 S Schooner Place, Boise $469,900

  • 4 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 2,793 SqFt
  • 0.27 Acres

Stunning Surprise Valley Home On Almost 1/3 Acre Nestled In A Private Culdesac & Mere Yards From A Community Pool! Beautifully Remodeled By Ogata Construction, This Home Boasts Extensive Wide Plank Hickory Hardwood Flooring, A True Chef’s Kitchen & An Incre...

Idaho MLS Group One Sotheby's International Realty - Eagle
Listings have been deleted from all results. Undo Last Delete or View All Deleted Listings

3282 E Thoroughbred Lane, Boise $314,900

  • 2 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 1,920 SqFt
  • 0.03 Acres

The Park Place Townhomes By Brighton. This Charming Family Community Is Also Conveniently Located Next To Marianne Williams Park, The Idaho Shakespeare Festival, Warm Springs Golf Course A Beautiful And Open Three Story Plan With Two Master Suites. This D...

Idaho MLS Keller Williams Realty Boise
Listings have been deleted from all results. Undo Last Delete or View All Deleted Listings

Contact The Hughes Real Estate Group for more information or to view Idaho homes: (208) 571-7145.

Idaho MLSIDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use, and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. IMLS does not assume any liability for missing or inaccurate data. Information provided by IMLS is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.

Listing information last updated on August 26th, 2016 at 11:52pm MDT.