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Jim Paulson's views of Boise Real Estate, real estate technology trends, and life here in the Treasure Valley. Jim Paulson has nearly 25 years of Boise Idaho real estate experience.
I have always taken pride in that I thought I had an open mind and that my life wasn't centered around myself. Don't get me wrong, I am very proud of who I am and what I have become, but I am not the center of the universe. The world doesn't, and shouldn't revolve around me!I used to have goals o...
Own your own private Idaho!  This amazing 4.41 acre get away in Eagle, Idaho offers 5,737 sq ft of living space and a 1,590 sq. ft 4 car garage! the main house boasts over 2,800 sq. ft on the main level 1,747 sq. ft. in the walk out daylight basement an additional 1,185 sq ft 1 bedroom 1 bath stu...
If you have anything to hide regarding your personal travel habits, be sure to NOT let Google track your location.  However, since I don't have anything to hide, I have a lot of fun letting Google track where I have been.This is a map of places I have been in the continental US in the past 10 yea...
I have always loved this quote from Mark Twain's book Innocents Abroad!My wife used to get upset at me when I referred to the small town mentality of her home town.  It wasn't meant as an insult, it was just that many had never wandered far from where their umbillical chord got snipped.  They did...
Open House Sunday June 26 2022 from 2 pm to 5 pm.  Located at 1117 E Red Rock; Meridian, Idaho. Priced at only $574,900 (recently appraised for $639K)!This home has a lot to offer!  Over 2,750 sq. ft. of living space plus a spacious 3 car garage.  It has four bedrooms and the loft can be converte...
Unfortunately, some Realtors have a reputation of being predatory like a wolf. They sit in ambush awaiting unsuspecting buyers to walk into their open house.  However, I am blessed in that I have been a Realtor for 31 years in Idaho and most of my business comes from referrals from satisfied clie...
Price reduced to $574,900!This home has a lot to offer!  Over 2,750 sq. ft. of living space plus a spacious 3 car garage.  It has four bedrooms and the loft can be converted to a 5th or an office if needed.  Entertain in the large living room and relax in the separate family room.  The kitchen ha...
If you live in a fairly small community and have been in the business for more than ten years, odds are you might have sold the same house more than once.I live in Boise, Idaho so the county has a population of about 500,000 people so that is a bit harder.  However, I am about to list one house t...
I was just reading a few blogs this morning and started with the Kathy Streib blog https://activerain.com/blogsview/5729288/friday-fun-and-then-there-were-noneOne of the first things I noticed was that she has accumulated over 5 million points on ActiveRain!  WOWThis made me wonder about the top ...
Did you know that the 30-year mortgage was authorized by Congress in 1948 for new construction homes.  Six years later, they allowed existing homes.  They haven't changed the term for 68 years!Now think about car loans.  Due to rising prices of cars, lenders have continuously extended the term on...

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Jim Paulson would like to be your Realtor. He is the Past President of the Idaho Chapter of the Council of Residential Specialists (2014) also the Past President of the Ada County Association of Realtors (2010). Jim has nearly 25 years being a licensed Idaho Realtor. Jim Paulson is a member of the Greater Boise Chamber of Commerce and he is the owner and broker of Progressive Realty Corporation which is an A+ accredited business with the Better Business Bureau. Jim is one of the few Realtors in Boise Idaho that has earned the "top producer" designation in excess of ten times in his career so he is a proud to be honored as a Lifetime Member of the Circle of Excellence by the Ada County Association of Realtors. Before you hire a Realtor, be sure to interview Jim Paulson and compare the difference 25 years of experience selling Idaho real estate makes! http://www.IdahoMLStours.com Http://www.Progressive-Realty.info