Category Archive: Treasure Valley Business News
A sector-by-sector look at CRE so far in 2023
While this blog is often focused on the residential side of what we do, the companies that make up the Futura family are full of CRE (Commercial Real Estate) title and settlement experts too! With that in mind, we wanted to share how the commercial side of real estate is shaping up so far in […]Read More
Why curb appeal matters — and 3 ways to increase it
It’s finally the season to let your home’s exterior shine. Curb appeal determines what prospective buyers think the value of a house is at first sight. It’s a home’s first impression and often determines whether a buyer is interested in purchasing the property. A home without curb appeal has less value and will take longer […]Read More
3 buyer/seller tips to prepare you for open house season
We all know that spring is the start of the traditional homebuying season, and one of the staples of this time is the open house. Being prepared for an open house is essential whether you’re a buyer or seller. Your agent will have plenty of advice tailored to your needs, but our team wants to […]Read More
4 ways to show love to the person who deserves it the most – YOU!
Last month was all about love. We discussed how to love your clients, colleagues and communities and then find ways to show them appreciation. We’re betting that none of that attention was focused inward, though. Don’t get us wrong. All of the Futura Title family values our customers and partners every day, and that is […]Read More
Ready to move? Here are 4 helpful tips to pack away!
Moving can be quite an exciting time in a person’s life. However, getting everything packed, transporting it, and then getting it to your new home can be a hassle, but it doesn’t have to be. While our teams take pride in being one of the final steps of your homebuying journey, we know there’s one […]Read More
Let’s talk chatbots – and the 3 reasons you might need one
As technology advances, it continues to find unique ways to improve many industries, real estate included. We don’t have to tell you how fast innovation moves; we’re all living it. However, we wanted to spotlight one application in particular with this blog. Yes, we’re talking about chatbots. These AI-powered tools are becoming increasingly common for […]Read More
4 Reasons why buying is better than renting
Our teams love working with homebuyers of all kinds – but there’s always something special about helping someone buy their first home. That’s why we’re devoting today’s blog to renting versus owning. There are pros and cons to both, but we’ve got a list of four reasons why now may be the best time to buy, no […]Read More
Why you should have a YouTube channel – and 3 stats to know.
We’ve spent plenty of time talking about the importance of video when it comes to telling your story. You can’t ignore that it is one of the best ways to leave a lasting impression on customers and partners alike. In fact, our teams are working to incorporate video into our outreach efforts right now. Talk […]Read More
4 STATS THAT SHOW HOUSE HUNTING HAS GONE TO THE DOGS
Maybe it’s because we had so much fun celebrating National Dog Day last month, but we’ve been thinking a lot about pets and the joy a furry animal can bring into our lives. With that in mind, we wanted to make sure we talked about how important of a role pets play in the modern […]Read More
Be the Source for Homebuyers
Homeownership is a journey – and as an agent, it’s essential to be one step ahead of what clients need. Buyers are wanting sources and information, and you can help by being their expert. Top searches for renters when transitioning to homeownership*: · 57% – Price range of a home · 49% – Financing options […]Read More