PureWest: A Lifestyle & Real Estate Blog


A historic Flathead Lake property remains a community treasure
Posted by Erin Duval on November 22, 2021 in  Flathead Lake
A beautiful piece of Flathead Lake real estate will stay in the hands of the community organization that has been caring for it over the past half-century, thanks to the generous donation of a local resident. Photo by Jeremy Weber/Daily Inter Lake As a result of the steady growth trends in the Rollins and Dayton area, the Upper West Shore Elementary School District recently made the difficult decision to sell the Rollins Schoolhouse to raise funds to accommodate the expanding student population. The historic prope... read more
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These seven homes are perfect for entertaing over the holidays, or any time of year
Posted by Erin Duval on November 12, 2021 in  Big Sky  Bigfork  Bozeman  Flathead Valley  Glacier National Park  Whitefish  Yellowstone National Park
There's no place like home for the holidays! As you prepare to gather with friends and family, here are some Montana luxury homes that are perfect for entertaining the people you love any time of year. These new listings range from the North Fork to Big Sky and offer some of the best amenities for living in Montana. 1. North Fork Majesty15900 North Fork Road, Polebridge ~ 4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms ~ 3,977 Sq Ft ~ 20.09 AcresMLS# 22115980 ~ $3,200,000Lindsay Fansler | 406.471.4897 | Lindsay@PureWestMT.comThis stunnin... read more
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Why purchasing a home now is a smart idea
Posted by Erin Duval on November 10, 2021 in  buyer tips
With the 2021 changes in the residential real estate market, you may be wondering if you should think about buying a house now or wait until 2022 and see what the market will do. Despite recent increases in home prices, there are several good reasons to buy now instead of waiting: 1. Mortgage Rates Remain LowToday’s mortgage rates remain near their historic lows, which will save you money over the life of your loan. You may be thinking about waiting to buy in hopes that home prices will come down in 2022. How... read more
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Great ideas for guest houses and spaces
Posted by Erin Duval on November 10, 2021 in  home layout  new construction
’Tis the season to look forward to holiday gatherings! As Thanksgiving approaches and kicks off the Christmas and winter holiday season, you may be looking forward to a houseful of friends and family. And, possibly, trying to figure out how and where to house them. While holidays are meant to be a time of joy, celebration, and togetherness, we all know that they can also become stressful. Thinking strategically about housing guests is one great way to keep their visits enjoyable. First, make your guest spac... read more
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