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Find Montana Luxury Homes Perfect for your Lifestyle

Enjoy relaxation and the beauty of Bitterroot ValleyFind Montana Luxury Homes for Sale

If you are looking for Montana luxury homes for sale, you know what you want. You envision wide open spaces, beautiful scenery, horses, fishing, and much more. The problem is, many others have the same dream.

And with so many people flocking to Bozeman, Whitefish and other, popular areas, these communities are becoming more like ski resort towns rather than “Big Sky” country. But, don’t worry. There are fantastic homes available where you can truly experience the beauty of this area and enjoy the best amenities too.

Do You Know About the Bitterroot Valley?

Shhh. This is where you’ll find all types of Montana luxury homes for sale…

If you aren’t familiar with the Bitterroot Valley community, you’re in for a treat. This area is just south of Missoula, Montana in the western portion of the state. And here, you can find beautiful luxury homes, log cabins and more with all of the amenities, views and experiences you can possibly dream of. Plus, you’ll experience many benefits.

In the Bitterroot Valley, you can:

• Enjoy warmer weather.

It known as the “Banana Belt” because it has a moderate year-round climate. With an average of 16 hours of daily sunshine in the summer, you can experience four-season enjoyment.

• Have easy access through Missoula International Airport.

You may be out in the wilderness, but traveling is simple. The airport is approximately 45 minutes away.

• Experience nature’s finest.

Here, you’ll find the Bitterroot-Selway wilderness area which is the largest wilderness area in Enjoy the Bitterroot Valleythe lower 48 states. You can fish, cruise Lake Como, watch birds at the Lee Metcalf National Wildlife Refuge, hike, camp, hunt, mountain bike, and much more.

Plus, the Lost Trail Ski Resort was featured in The Wall Street Journal as on of the “hidden gems” in the United States.

• Eat, shop and enjoy life!

While you’ll be able to enjoy the great outdoors, you can also experience fine dining, entertaining, specialty shops, spas, and more. There is something for everyone in the Bitterroot Valley!

Your vacation destination becomes a home.

If you have dreams of enjoying the natural beauty of Montana, fresh air and quiet on a daily basis, it’s waiting for you! The six communities that make up the Bitterroot Valley (Florence, Stevensville, Victor, Corvallis, Hamilton, and Darby) are your secret destination to find the home of your dreams.

Are you ready to find Montana Luxury Homes for sale that fit your lifestyle?

Contact me directly for more information here.

Luxury Homes in Montana Await in the Bitterroot Valley

A Market Update on Bitterroot Valley in the Banana Belt of Montana

By Cindi Hayne

Luxury homes in Montana
If you are looking for luxury homes in Montana, let me introduce you to a special area. Just south of Missoula, Montana.

The Bitterroot Valley offers life in the “Banana Belt” of the Northwest. The Valley, which receives 16 hours of sunshine a day during the summer, shares ultimate, four-season enjoyment.

The Bitterroot Valley offers something for everyone.

The Bitterroot Valley marries the past with the best of what is offered today – fine dining experiences, some of the state’s best golf courses and opportunities to explore Mother Nature’s bounty – whether on foot, on skis or by boat.

Being 96 miles long and 25 miles wide at the widest position, The Valley has plenty to explore. Of its 2,394 square miles, 26% is privately owned. It is becoming the new “substitute destination” as it offers the same recreational opportunities as the Montana resort towns… but in a low-key environment.

In The Bitterroot Valley, you’ll find the Selway – Bitterroot Wilderness area. It encompasses over 1.3 million acres. This is the largest wilderness area in the lower 48 states. Four-season recreation is abundant offering hiking, trail riding, camping, hunting, mountain biking, and all winter activities.

Get Ready to Fish, Golf, and Enjoy a Host of Outdoor Activities.

Fly fishing and MontanaFly-fishing enthusiasts will recognize the Bitterroot Valley as one of the most famous areas to cast a line.

Close by, you’ll find the Blackfoot River, famous for Norman McClean’s “A River Runs Through It,” the blue ribbon trout stream – Rock Creek, the Missouri River and Clark Fork. All offer abundant fisheries and recreational opportunities.

Enjoy the Best Montana Has to Offer at the Stock Farm Golf and Sporting Club.

Tucked away in the Sapphire Mountains range, you’ll discover the Stock Farm Golf and Sporting Club. Founded by Charles Schwab, this private community offers the best of Rocky Mountain living in a secure setting.

Amenities include the 27,000 rustic log Clubhouse, the Tom Fazio championship golf course which was named the “Best Course in Montana” by Golf Digest Magazine, a 16-acre equestrian center leading to miles of private trails, a Trap and Skeet Shooting Club, and a well-appointed fitness and spa center, pool complex and tennis courts.

There are a variety of residential opportunities within the Stock Farm gates that are currently available. Club memberships are also offered through the application process.

Discover the perfect luxury homes in Montana for your needs.

The Bitterroot Valley luxury home market is just as varied as the pristine, Bitterroot Valley landscape. We offer quality properties which include private fly fishing ranches, cattle ranches, mountain hideaways and the exclusive Stock Farm Golf and Sporting Club.

The Bitterroot Valley luxury property real estate market has increased steadily over the past 12 months. In 2015, we had 14 luxury sales with an average closing price of $1,324,658. In 2016, we saw consistent activity with 17 luxury closings. And 2017 is projected to surpass the previous years with a current closing average of $1,826,167.

Ready to Learn More?

Traveling here is stress-free with most carriers servicing the Missoula International Airport and the Ravalli County Airport servicing private jets.

Montana is truly the “Last Best Place” and the Bitterroot Valley offers the lifestyle of your dreams.

Let me introduce you to the Western Experience, serene beauty and our regional amenities.

Please contact me here for additional information.