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April 2018

Found 5 blog entries for April 2018.

Things to Do in Boise in May | Boise ID May Events

May is a stunningly beautiful month in Boise. The average monthly temperatures in May reach the mid-70s in the Treasure Valley, and it’s officially time to start thinking about summer. Trees, shrubs, and flowers show off in May while Boise’s foothill hikes begin to look more tempting. You may have graduation parties and family celebrations on your calendar every weekend this month, but there’s even more to pack your agenda full of activities, events, and fun. We have your round-up of what to do in Boise this month right here.

First Thursday | Downtown Boise

May 3

Every first Thursday of the month, downtown Boise comes alive with music, events, and special deals and discounts. It’s a great time to hit local downtown shops and restaurants to

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Choosing the Ideal Boise School

If you’re shopping for a home in the Boise area, you already know your decision hinges on a lot more than updated appliances or square footage; you’re vetting more than just four walls to sleep in.

You’re also examining how the particular neighborhood, community, and school district fits your family’s needs, and that’s a bigger task than taking a quick home tour. When you choose a new home, you’re also selecting a wider community to be a part of, including your child’s future school. If you plan to stay in an area for several years, you could be determining their access to every school they’ll attend throughout their K-12 education.

This means home shopping is also school shopping, and it’s time to do some homework. As with looking for a new

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Where to eat the best breakfast in Boise

Is there anything better than a scrumptious breakfast?

If you’re the kind of person who gets giddy planning your breakfast as you go to bed every night, this post is for you. Boise’s restaurant scene has a breakfast menu for everyone, from a healthy start meal to a sugar-fueled feast.

Many of the locally-beloved breakfast spots in the Treasure Valley have been around for years, while a few newcomers have already woven themselves into the area seamlessly. Whatever your preference—whether you’re hunting for biscuits and gravy, a stack of pancakes, or an artisanal omelette—there’s a breakfast waiting for you in Boise.

36th Street Bistro

At 36th Street Bistro, you can experience the quiet, refreshing atmosphere of a garden while sipping a

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 Boise's Median Home Price Hits $300,000

In another month of records, the median single-family home price in Boise hit $299,900, essentially the $300,000 mark, for the first time ever.

In Ada County, prices jumped to $307,446, up nearly $10,000 from last month’s record. House prices in Canyon County surged past the $200,000 mark, to finish the month at $211,900. A $16,000 increase from a month prior.

The fierce Boise real estate market continues to show little sign of slowing as price increases continue to accelerate. Across the Treasure Valley, prices have increased significantly over the past year. In Boise alone, prices have risen 29 percent or nearly $67,000 since last March.

Ada County prices are up 22 percent, $55,000 over the previous 12 months, and Canyon County rose 21

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The Ultimate Guide to Boise in a Day

If you’re in Boise visiting and trying to decide if the City of Trees could be home for you, you’ll want to see as much as possible.

Boise has garnered its fair share of praise for livability, outdoor access, local culture, shopping, and food and is consistently named in top 10 lists from publications like Outside Magazine and Forbes.

Nestled in the Treasure Valley, surrounded by high desert foothills and tree-covered mountains, Boise is home to a thriving cultural scene and is known as an ideal place to raise an active family.

Quality schools, a well-preserved historic and growing downtown, walkable neighborhoods, locally-owned co-ops, specialty stores and more combine to make Boise a well-loved home to a close-knit community.

You’ve

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