McCall Real Estate Blog

Your McCall Spring Cleaning Checklist

Your McCall Spring Cleaning Checklist

Between snow squalls and sunshine spring is in the air in McCall. You probably want to open your windows to welcome it in before there is also pollen in the air.  Unfortunately, the windows likely have a layer of grime on…

Credit Score No-Nos

Credit Score No-Nos

An important part of buying a house is getting your financial life in order. One reason is that the higher your credit score, the better rate you’ll secure for your mortgage. Mortgage lenders look at your credit score to determine…

Keep Your McCall Home Show Ready – Even With Kids!

Keep Your McCall Home Show Ready – Even With Kids!

When you’re selling your McCall home, keeping it spotless for showings can be tough. But making sure it stays clean, especially when you have kids, can seem downright impossible. But there is hope! By having a plan and sticking to…

How to Decorate with McCall Thrift Store Finds

How to Decorate with McCall Thrift Store Finds

Whether it’s the thrill of the hunt or the satisfaction of scoring a real bargain, any McCall thrift store can be the most exciting places to find interesting and one-of-a-kind décor for your home. There are some tricks, though, to…

5 Tips for Millennial Home Buyers in McCall

5 Tips for Millennial Home Buyers in McCall

Realtor.com has predicted that 2017 will be a hot year for millennials in the real estate market. Millennials are beginning to reach those milestones in life that drive people to buy a home – specifically, getting married and having kids.…

Easy Home Improvements to Drive Away the Winter Blues in McCall

Easy Home Improvements to Drive Away the Winter Blues in McCall

Whether you’ve just moved into a new house or are preparing to sell, don’t let the fact that it’s cold outside stop you from getting started. Here are some projects you can tackle even if the snow is piling up…

10 Signs That It’s Time to Move to McCall

10 Signs That It’s Time to Move to McCall

While moving can be a real drag, sometimes it’s obvious that it’s time to go. A move can be just the thing you need to jumpstart your life and invite positive change. If you’re unsure whether or not you’re ready…

Watch Out for These Moving Scams

Watch Out for These Moving Scams

  If you’re getting ready to move to your new home, you’ve no doubt been advised to research moving companies. While it may seem like a huge inconvenience to spend time vetting movers, there are some out there that are…

What is a 203k Loan?

What is a 203k Loan?

  If you’re buying a fixer-upper or need to make some repairs before moving in, an FHA 203k loan may be what you need.  This type of loan allows you to roll renovation costs into your mortgage so that you’re…

Cuddle Up to McCall

Cuddle Up to McCall

Win one of two vacation packages by entering Cuddle Up to McCall on Facebook This is a great opportunity to “Cuddle Up to McCall” with the McCall Chamber of Commerce and KTVB teaming up to offer some excellent prizes. You could win a…

Reinvent a Room for Staging in McCall

Reinvent a Room for Staging in McCall

You’re ready to sell, but you know that your home could use some updates to attract serious buyers. But you don’t want to invest significant time or money, which is understandable. Major remodels don’t always bring a desired return on…

From McCall to the US Capitol

From McCall to the US Capitol

Boise girl lights U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree | KTVB.COM The 2016 Capitol Christmas Tree lighting was held on December 6th on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol. The U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree was lit by the Speaker of the House, Paul…

Getting Ready to Sell in McCall

Getting Ready to Sell in McCall

As we head into 2017, you may be thinking that this is the year to finally put your house on the market. And when you do, you’ll want it to sell quickly for the best possible price. Here are our…

11 Common McCall Real Estate Terms Explained

11 Common McCall Real Estate Terms Explained

If you’re buying or selling a home, you’ll probably come across some terms that you’ve never heard before, or don’t completely understand. Being confused about the terminology can make an already complex process that much more stressful. By educating yourself…

New Year’s Resolutions for McCall Homeowners

New Year’s Resolutions for McCall Homeowners

What’s your New Year’s resolution this year? Instead of making the same pact year after year to lose weight or eat healthy, why not make a resolution that sticks? If you’re a homeowner, consider making a commitment that can really…

Tips To Protect Your McCall Home From Severe Cold Weather

Tips To Protect Your McCall Home From Severe Cold Weather

Ti Tips To Protect Your McCall Home From Severe Cold Weather  You have activated your heater and chopped up some wood for the fireplace. You have gathered blankets and have stocked up on hot chocolate and chili fixin’s for the…

The Holiday Season in McCall

The Holiday Season in McCall

  The Holiday Season in McCall is a fun winter experience for everyone, whether you are an outdoor enthusiast or lover of life by the fireplace.  We will share some of the events that are happening around town. The McCall…

Buying and Selling a Home at the Same Time

Buying and Selling a Home at the Same Time

If you’re relocating for a job, trying to move before the school year begins or even hoping to avoid making payments on two mortgages, you may find yourself in the unenviable position of buying and selling a home at the…

5 Reasons to Sell Your McCall Home During the Holidays

5 Reasons to Sell Your McCall Home During the Holidays

If you want to sell your McCall home, chances are you’ve been told that the end of the year is a terrible time to do it. You’ve likely heard two main reasons to back up this assertion. Those being the holidays are…

Is a Townhouse in McCall Right For You?

Is a Townhouse in McCall Right For You?

If you’re in the market for a new home but aren’t sure you want a big yard to take care of, you’ve probably considered buying a townhouse in McCall. But do you really know what you’re getting? While it may…