Light Up The Night Parade 2013 – Downtown Moscow, ID

The streets of downtown Moscow will be filled with holiday lights and joyful cheers, this Wednesday, December the 4th, 2013.  Stop by and enjoy the Night Light Parade with a FREE hot chocolate or coffee, at the Team Idaho Real Estate office located at 204 South Main.


Happy Holidays from Team Idaho

Team Idaho Real Estate and Property Management  wants to take a moment to wish everyone a safe and Happy Thanksgiving Holiday!

Happy-Thanksgiving-Day-Pic-26In celebration of the holiday, we will be closed November 28th & 29th.  The office will re-open on Monday, December 2nd at 9:00AM

After the break don’t forget to check out the Palouse Care’s 2014 Live and Silent Auction.  Team Idaho Donated a two night stay at the HUB BnB in McCall, ID with a gift certificate to Brundage Mountain.

Spurgeon Construction, donated this amazing hand crafted end table for the live and silent auction:


Team Idaho also used their connections with Proof Sunglasses Co. to bring another stylish pair of sunglasses to the auction.  Thank you, Proof Sunglasses for your support to our local community.


IN REAL ESTATE: According to, “Home Prices in 20 U.S. Cities Rise Most since February 2006  in the 12 months through September, showing the housing market sustained progress even as borrowing costs climbed.”  To read the entire article, go to

What does this look like in Moscow? Or Latah County?   Check out the data below local numbers we pulled this morning from the Latah County MLS.

Residential Year To Date Sales Comparison in Moscow, ID

Year Average sale price Change
2009 192308
2010 194226 1918
2011 182942 -11284
2012 199661 16719
2013 198786 -875


Residential Year To Date Sales Comparison in Latah County Idaho

Year Average sale price Change
2009 197788
2010 18517 -179271
2011 176870 158353
2012 191859 14989
2013 198912 7053


A Quick Update From Team Idaho!

Check out these stats!

From the Latah County Multiple Listing Service as of 11/19/13

Qty Sold

% Chg

Volume Sold

% Chg

Average Sale

% Chg

Median Sale

% Chg

Qty Active


Current Period






One Year Ago






Increase / Decrease


8 %


12 %


3 %


4 %


Additionally check out all the upcoming events:

Night Light Parade- Wednesday, December 4th; Events begins at 7pm Down Town Moscow Idaho! Team Idaho will be providing hot drinks and a warm window to watch from. MORE INFO

Palouse Cares 2013– Saturday, December 7th, the Largest Food-Drive on the Palouse begins! Check out their website for your local donation locations and volunteer information.

Winterfest (Buy Local Moscow)– Winter fest begins Thursday December 5th, 2013 @ 5:00 pm to 8:00pm at the 1912 Center.

 free admission • free samples • free music • free fun (as always!) Plus the 4 Prize Card grand prize drawings (you have until Dec 3 to enter!) MORE INFO

Winter Break Kids Kamp: Begins 12/23, Making Beaded Snowflakes and birdseed angels!  The Kids Kamp runs through 1/3/2014.  For more information on each day of Kamp, check out the Moscow Parks and Recreation Winter Break Kid’s Kamp

This morning’s winter sunrise, picture by our Marketing Director, Francisco.




Quality Move-in Ready Home!

1942 Daves Avenue, Moscow ID 83843

3bd/2ba – Total Square Feet: 1,258

You’ll love this well cared for, move-in ready rancher in a quiet neighborhood on a dead end street. Close to schools, parks, and Aquatic Center. Interior is light and bright with big windows, newer paint and floor coverings. Private, fenced back yard has deck, pad for hot tub, and storage shed.   $195,900      




Great space at a great price!

412 E Chestnut, Genesee ID, 83832

4bd/2ba – Total Square Feet: 1,620

 Oversize lot, with convenient single level living in a quiet rural community. Large, low-maintenance yard with decks in back and front.  Master suite with large inset corner tub, all kitchen appliances included.  Home also features a 36’x24’ Shop with a large automatic garage door, big loft for storage, and has power to it. Storage shed in back. Tons of parking and in back a concrete pad, great for RV parking. Come tour this wonderful home today! $144,900

2013 Women Build Day by Palouse Habitat for Humanity

Please Join Palouse Habitat for Humanity

for the

5th Annual Women’s Build Day!

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.”   ― Margaret Mead

 Saturday, November 2nd

The Berrueta family home build site, 305 F Street in Albion, WA

8:30-1:00 pm or 12:00-3:30 pm

   Bring a friend! Come dressed for construction work – no experience necessary!

We’ll provide a delicious lunch, guidance and the tools you’ll need, t-shirts and door prizes.

Donations appreciated.

Nearly one third of our neighbors live in poverty, lacking basics like decent, affordable housing.

Choose to make a difference with this day.   Help the Berrueta family build their home!


RSVP by October 25th.  Space is limited!

1036 West A Street

Moscow ID 83843


30 • 30 • 30 Art Event Call for Artists on the Palouse

The City of Moscow and the Moscow Arts Commission are seeking artists to participate in the Third Street Gallery’s upcoming art event titled 30 • 30 • 30.


The 30 • 30 • 30 is a month long art event where each participant will create 30 works of art during a 30 day time frame and sell these works for $30 each in a one day art exhibition. The 30 • 30 • 30 is open to all artists 18 years and older who work in 2D – painting, fiber art, photography, drawing, encaustic, mixed media, printmaking, etc. All participants will be charged a $30 entry fee.  All participants will be provided with thirty (30) – 6″x6″ canvas board panels labeled specially for the 30 • 30 • 30 event.

The 30 • 30 • 30 is limited to 30 participants. A call for artists will be released at 9:00 a.m. on October 10, 2013. Applications will be available at Moscow City Hall (206 East Third Street) or can be downloaded from the 30 • 30 • 30 webpage. The cutoff date for applications is October 17, 2013 by 5:00 p.m. or until 30 participants apply, whichever comes first.

For More information see the 30 • 30 • 30 website at:



Idaho Foreclosure Rate Continues Descent


(* Idaho Business Review *) The number of foreclosed homes and foreclosure starts in Idaho have continued to plummet, with Idaho now far below the national average foreclosure rate.

Idaho ranked 39th in the country in August in foreclosure rate, with one of every 2,355 housing units having a foreclosure filing during the month. That’s less than half as frequent as the national average, according to new data from housing data company RealtyTrac. Following the collapse of Idaho’s housing market in 2006 and 2007, Idaho consistently ranked in the top ten in the foreclosure, Please read FULL ARTICLE HERE.

Upcoming Fun!

Our team has been working hard on getting more videos and marketing material out on the internet in order to offer superior  seller and buyer representation. Check out this video of 967 E ‘F’ Street, in Moscow, ID, it is a great one level condo.

TOMORROW is the 4th annual United Way – DASH FOR CASH 5k fun run or walk!  Francisco, our Marketing Director and I will be there, hope to see you at Toyota of Pullman!



The University of Idaho Staff Appreciation Fair 2013 is next week.  Look for our Team Idaho booth on Thursday, September 26, from 10-2pm.  To get  more information on this event please follow this LINK.


Homecoming parade

Next Saturday, September the 28th find our Team Idaho horse drawn float at the 104th annual University of Idaho Homecoming Parade.  You are invited to come and enjoy the entire parade from the Team Idaho Real Estate office at 204 South Main.  HOMECOMING SCHEDULE

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