Idaho Real Estate Blog

Why Millennials are Buying Homes for Their Pups

Accel Realty Partners


If you’ve ever owned a dog, you know that they are more than a pet. They are an important member of the family! So important in fact that millennial are affecting the housing market because of their need for more room for their pups! A survey from the SunTrust reflects that one-third of millennials are making the decision to buy their first home with their dog’s needs as a top priority. Only 25% of the surveyed millennials said that they were buying their first home because of marriage, and 19% said their decision to buy was to accommodate a new baby. 

Why Buy?

Renting and having pets can be stressful and expensive. With pet deposits and lack of a private backyard, apartment or condo living

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Lakemoor Home has Everything you Need!

Accel Realty Partners

This gorgeous home is located on a quiet cul-de-sac in the gated community of Lakemoor in Eagle, ID. Lakemoor subdivision offers a community pool, tennis courts, basketball courts, walking paths along waterways and is located close to the greenbelt. Lakemoor subdivision has everything you need, and more!

This meticulous home is absolutely stunning, with 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, and beautiful stone and tile work throughout. The private master suite is the star of this home, with a dual fireplace between the bedroom and the master bathroom. Soak in the large master bathtub in front of the stunning fireplace! This master suite also includes a personal balcony that overlooks the tranquil shaded backyard that

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Get From One Home to the Other in One Piece! 

Accel Idaho

1. The heavier the item, the smaller the box. For things like canned goods, heavy dishes, or books, make sure that you have an appropriately sized box. A large box full of heavy items will be hard and inconvenient to move.

2. Fill empty spaces in boxes with packing paper so that your items don't shift around, helping to prevent chipping or breaking. If you run out of packing paper, that’s okay! Use clean socks to fill in the voids in your boxes.

3. Keep the integrity of your boxes by taping across the top rather than folding the box flaps in on themselves. 

4. Label everything! Use labeling stickers for your boxes rather than writing on them. You should also include what room each box will need

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This Boise Home is like Living in an Enchanted Forest! 

Accel Realty Partners

Have you ever wanted to live in the lush forests of Washington? Well, now you can, without ever leaving Boise! This 4 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom home is like living in a secluded forest all your own. With huge pines, ferns, stone walking paths, and a $50k pond with 6 waterfalls in the front yard, this home is a hidden gem in NW Boise. 

A uniquely rare living experience. The residence was designed to bring the outside beauty inside with large windows and abundant light. Meticulously maintained and upgraded over the years, this property is located behind a private gate in the Woods at Riverside subdivision. 

The open main level of this home flows from room to room, with back yard access from

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5 Tips and Tricks for Renovating an Older Home

Accel Renovation

#1 Now’s the Time

More and more people are seeing the benefits of buying an older home and renovating it, whether to make personal changes to fit their needs and personalities or to upgrade a home and sell it for a profit. If renovating a home has ever been a dream of yours, now’s the time to do it! Homes in West Boise, East Boise, and the historic North End are the perfect properties to purchase and renovate to your desires, or to flip for a profit and then move on to the next! Timing is everything - so act now!

#2 Restoring vs Redoing

With a lot of much older homes, like the ones in the North End, doors and cabinets have settled into a snug fit with the rest of the home. Rather than ripping

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Spacious & Impressive Eagle Home is Huge! 

Accel Eagle Property

The impressive elevation draws immediate attention. Welcome to the consummate Eagle Idaho home and acreage for those looking for big space to enjoy life. If room for activities is what you’re looking for, look no further than 507 N. White Sage Way!

With 7 bedrooms, and 7 bathrooms (4 bedrooms with their own private bathrooms) this home has all the space you could dream of. Not only that, but this home has two large family rooms overflowing with natural light and openness. The master bedroom is privately tucked away from other bedrooms on the main floor for a secluded space all your own. 

Outdoor amenities include a circular driveway, sports court with basketball hoop, beautiful pond, and garden area.

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5 Top Home Design Trends You’ll Want Right Now!

Accel Realty Partners

Fall is just around the corner and is the perfect time to change things up a bit in your home. Naturally, we spend more time inside our homes during the winter, so taking the opportunity during fall months to give your house a little face lift will be much appreciated come those long winter days indoors. If renovating is your passion, these 5 home design trends could take a North End or East Boise home from basic to show stopping in a heartbeat!  

From Floor to Ceiling 

A part of the room that is getting a lot of attention in home design right now might surprise you. Most people don’t ever give their ceilings a second thought, but that is changing with new design trends. The ceiling is often an

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Architecturally Stunning Home at an Amazing Price!

Accel Star Property

Many Boise homeowners are making the move out to Star, and for good reason! This beautiful home in Star, ID is a one of a kind, at a price that can’t be beaten.  Balance, whether in style or spirit, love of life & aesthetically pleasing architectural elements are the mainstays of this Mediterranean Executive home. 

This lovely property showcases stucco siding, clay roof tiles, arched & soaring entrances both on the exterior and interior adding charm & character to the home with the perfect laid-out floor plan. The living area & dining room flows through the interior to the exterior for a smooth transition between the sun kissed outdoors & extravagant indoor living making entertaining easily

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Historically Late Opening for Boise River Floating 

Boise River

As of Saturday, July 29th, the beautiful Boise River is open for floating! This year’s late opening date has made Boise River history due to the higher than normal river flow as well as a large amount of hazardous debris in the river after this spring’s flooding. In the past, the average opening date to float was June 22nd, and the latest opening date recorded was July 15th, 2011. 

The Boise River float is a long enjoyed summer tradition by Boise residents and visitors alike. Starting at Barber Park in East Boise, just off Boise Avenue, this stretch of the Boise River takes floaters down Warm Springs Avenue, through Park Center, passed the Boise State University campus, and ends at Ann Morrison

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Custom Home is a Treasure Valley Gem

Accel Luxury Listing

This one of a kind, customer home is a show stopper! Nestled quietly on 11 acres across from Shadow Valley Golf Course, this property is located directly on the way to Idaho's resort town of McCall where the best winter & summer sports await you! With a view of Bogus Basin and endless hiking and biking trails right out your back door, this home is perfect for the outdoor adventurer who wants easy access to the best that Idaho has to offer. 

This home showcases the most beautiful designer kitchen with dual ovens, custom paneling, and 6cm thick granite counters. With amazing stonework throughout, convenient butlers pantry, multiple fireplaces, and a grand foyer, this home defines the word luxury. 


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