When moving to a different state, it’s essential to establish a budget to make sure that your long distance moving costs don’t get out of control. As you would expect, moving to a different state costs a lot more than a simple move down the street. According to the American Moving and Storage Association, the […]
Boise is a picturesque high desert city located in southwestern Idaho. The rugged foothills and mountains north of the city are a nature enthusiast’s paradise, offering year-round sports of all kinds. Contrasted to the fantastic outdoor amenities, Boise is an eclectic city that supports vibrant indie music, a loyal-to-locals food scene, sophisticated culture, and Rocky Mountain cowboy traditions. From the easily walkable and bikeable historic downtown and residential districts that define the city’s core, to planned suburban developments, Boise appeals to many lifestyles.
Winding through Tree City, the Boise River adds beauty and variety to the high desert geography. The 25-mile-long Boise River Greenbelt is full of trees, parks, and walking/bike paths. With Boise State University located in the heart of the city, Boise gives off an infectious youthful vibe. Residents love that Boise is a family-friendly city that offers up a fresh hip cultural scene while holding on to its traditions. Of 125 metro US areas, realestate.usnews.com ranked Boise the #17 ‘Best Places to Live.’
With everything this city offers, it’s easy to see why new residents and new businesses are attracted to Boise. As the city quickly grows, the housing market remains hot, and prices continue to rise, but it doesn’t mean you can’t find a great home here. The job market is also rapidly growing, and in addition to the long-standing major Boise companies, high tech companies, and several Forbes Top 100 businesses have set up headquarters in the city.