PureWest: A Lifestyle & Real Estate Blog


PureWest offices take part in the Can the Cat-Griz food drive — and you can too!
Posted by Erin Duval on November 14, 2023 in   Montana  Bozeman  lifestyle  Missoula
In Montana, Missoula and Bozeman reflect the best that a university can bring to a city: a continual curiosity, a diversity of voices, a never-ending calendar of things to do, and, of course, a full slate of teams to root for. Both the Montana Grizzlies and the Montana State Bobcats play in the Big Sky Conference and any time they face off against one another, the energy and excitement of a Cat-Griz matchup is a winning ticket!   This year, Missoula is hosting the rivalry game, and Saturday’s matchup com... read more
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Venues old and new offer excellent live entertainment options
Posted by Erin Duval on November 15, 2022 in   Montana  activities  Bozeman  Kalispell  Missoula
Montana’s live music scene thrives throughout the year. The advent of winter simply means that live entertainment moves from music festivals and outdoor patios to indoor music venues. Local musicians and traveling bands continue to perform here throughout all four seasons, providing a great entertainment option when temperatures drop and the daylight hours shorten. Montana boasts many excellent and notable entertainment venues, one in its first season and one marking its 101st birthday.   The Wachholz Ce... read more
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PureWest's connections can take you from Montana to anywhere in the world
Posted by Erin Duval on September 17, 2021 in   Montana  Big Sky  Bozeman  buyer tips  Flathead Valley  Kalispell  Missoula  PureWest Christie's  Whitefish
There are so many reasons for moving to Montana. Or moving from Montana. Or for selling a piece of Whitefish real estate and picking up a house in Bozeman. Sometimes we need more space, sometimes it’s a desire for a change of scenery. Job transfers or a newfound ability to work from anywhere find us thinking about relocation. Maybe you’ve realized a lifelong dream and you’re ready to own a vacation home. These reasons can take you across the world as easily as they could take you across your homet... read more
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Fall is a great time to cast a line
Posted by Erin Duval on September 13, 2021 in   Montana  activities  Big Sky  Bitterroot Valley  Bozeman  fiishing  Flathead Valley  Kalispell  Missoula
“Poets talk about “spots of time,” but it is really fishermen who experience eternity compressed into a moment. No one can tell what a spot of time is until suddenly the whole world is a fish and the fish is gone.”-Norman Maclean, A River Runs Through It and Other StoriesNobody captures the beauty and agony of fly fishing like Montana-raised author Norman Maclean. Most of the fishing in his novella took place on the Big Blackfoot River, which joins the Clark Fork on the eastern edge of Mis... read more
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Universities add both real estate and quality of life value to Montana communities
Posted by Erin Duval on August 11, 2021 in  activities  Bozeman  Missoula
There’s just something special about a college town. A university infuses its surroundings with energy and life, and not just on game days: the world comes to its doorstep throughout the year with lectures, renowned speakers, and concerts. The atmosphere of learning and innovation inspires people to try new things, from start-up businesses to intriguing restaurants. 1805 Windrow Drive, Bozeman ~ 4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms ~ 3,170 Sq Ft ~ 0.23 AcresMLS# 360891 ~ $1,197,500 ~ Wallis Morger Bryan | 4... read more
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