Tim has called Montana home for over 18 years. After moving to Missoula to attend the University of Montana, he and his wife moved to the Flathead valley in 2004, and have considered it home ever since. Tim started his career in sales in the bike shop, and was sales manager of Glacier Cyclery in Whitefish for over 8 years. A friendly smile, and an honest conversation is what you’ll get when you work with Tim. When he’s not dedicating his time to working with clients, you can typically find Tim out on the mountain bike trails, finding fresh lines skiing in the backcountry, or paddling one of our gorgeous stretches of rivers here in Northwest Montana. With a wealth of local knowledge, Tim is more than happy to help you find your Montana dream! Call him today at 406.897.4289.
THE FLATHEAD HOME SHOW – ‘looking forward to 2019’
Bee Broadcasting brings you an all new show in the real estate market in the Flathead, it’s the Flathead Home Show.
Our hosts, Leah Lindsay and Justin Meccia, discuss the real estate market in 2019.
Special guests include Brian Murphy and Nikki Marengo of RE/MAX Rocky Mountain Real Estate.
Comparing real estate costs around the Flathead Valley
Reprinted from the Flathead Beacon, March 2019, by Richard Dews
Let’s nix the bar charts and look at a map of the past 12 months of single-family residence sales across the Flathead (see graphic). Almost 1,500 units sold during this timeframe, with the lion’s share costing between $125 and $200 per square foot. The legend, at the top left of the map, shows the ranges of dollars per square foot by color of map dot. The count of homes sold (by range) appears within the brackets, per range.
The map shows the locations of the properties. Takeaways? Lots of greens near Kalispell and Columbia Falls. Whitefish spendy nearer the resorts. Somers, Kila and Marion show bargains. Broad pricing ranges in Lakeside and Bigfork. You CAN live near a lake affordably.
Richard Dews is CEO of Glacier Flathead Real Estate, a Flathead-based real estate software and services company.
Below are some beautiful properties in Northwest Montana listed by our office.
Beautiful 39+ Acres
6012 Teakettle Road, Columbia Falls, Flathead, Montana, United States 59912
Custom home in Columbia Falls
459 Lynnewood Drive, Columbia Falls, Flathead, Montana, United States 59912
Great exposure on Highway 40
3215 Highway 40 West, Columbia Falls, Flathead, Montana, United States 59912
On the 2nd Green at Meadow Lake
740 Seminole Lane, Columbia Falls, Flathead, Montana, United States 59912
Town Home on Whitefish Lake Golf Course
209 Fairway Drive, Whitefish, Flathead, Montana, United States 59937
Mountain Watch building lot
322 Gleneagles Trail, Columbia Falls, Flathead, Montana, United States 59912
Building lot at Meadow Lake Resort
253 Gleneagles Trail, Columbia Falls, Flathead, Montana, United States 59912
Capturing the highest points at Meadow Lake
183 Gleneagles Trail, Columbia Falls, Flathead, Montana, United States 59912
239 Gleneagles Trail, Columbia Falls, Flathead, Montana, United States 59912
Serenity and natural beauty
227 Gleneagles Trail, Columbia Falls, Flathead, Montana, United States 59912
315 Gleneagles Trail, Columbia Falls, Flathead, Montana, United States 59912
Resort Style Living
248 Gleneagles Trail, Columbia Falls, Flathead, Montana, United States 59912
Visiting Glacier Park in Spring
Spring is a beautiful and quiet time to be in Glacier National Park, however park visitors must be more self sufficient for there are very few services open in the park in the early spring.
Although some services adjacent and inside the park are open year round, most of the concession services and services adjacent to the park reopen for the season in late May to early June. During shoulder seasons, lodging and other guest services are available in gateway communities, such as in Whitefish.
Bring your snowshoes, cross country skis and snow boots so you are prepared to enjoy lingering snow. Day hikes are also popular in spring. And don’t forget the camera!
Snowpack Overview 2019
Snowpack conditions generally improved across Montana during the month of January, but some regions still remain below, to well below normal for snowpack on February 1st. The first two weeks of the month were dominated by high pressure in many basins east of the Divide, while western basins saw snow trickle in during the first week, then transitioned to high pressure during the second week. The bulk of the improvements in snow pack totals were from the storm system that began during the third week of January, where significant snow totals fell in central basins along the east of the Divide, and in southwestern and south-central Montana. Snow pack in some of these regions was well below normal and this storm helped to improve conditions from January 1st.
Find snow conditions on Whitefish Mountain: visit their snowcams