What is Western Montana living like?
Here, you’ll find Cindi’s unique insights and tips on buying or selling your Montana luxury home, log cabin and more. Plus, you’ll learn about the great Bitterroot Valley real estate, amenities and activities available for your enjoyment…
Have you been watching the new television show, with Kevin Costner?
In fact, did you know that they filmed a lot of this series right here in the Bitterroot Valley to show how people live in Montana and the local area?
If you want to live in Big Sky Country in the Bitterroot Valley of Montana, now is the perfect time to move! Why? Sandhill Ridge is now accepting applications.
Located in Ravalli County, this brand new community includes thirty-five homes on premier lots ranging from 1 to 2.29 acres.
MSN Gives Bitterroot Valley Destination Top Ranking
Well, it’s official. Hamilton, Montana has just been named the most charming town in the state per MSN. Of course, we knew this all along, but it proves our point that this is a great place to live, work and play!
Are you ready for fly fishing in Montana?
If you’ve ever dreamed of fly fishing in Montana and escaping the hustle and bustle of city life, this Bitterroot River Retreat can be yours!
It’s summer, and a great time to be outdoors.
The Missoula Marathon is coming up in less than a month, and this is my first year taking part in the race and festivities. And it’s a chance for you to be a Montana local!
It’s a great event for all ages and offers a unique way to spend time with family and friends and enjoy some of the wonderful things Montana has to offer. For example…
If you’ve ever dreamed of living in Montana and enjoying the beautiful surroundings, the perfect home is now available. Located in the exclusive, Chief Joseph Estates, this one-of-a-kind custom-designed luxury log home has everything you’ve always wanted… and more.
Full Training in Progress
Warmer weather is here, and now I can get outside to train for he Missoula Marathon. As many of you know, it’s the first time I’m taking part in this great, community event as a Half-Marathon runner.
While it’s a popular event in the local region, it’s also a fantastic way for outsiders to get a taste of true Montana, see the countryside and get to know the locals. And, it’s not too late to register.
Entering a Fun Race to Get Ready for The Missoula Marathon!
As many of you know, I’m entering the Missoula Marathon for the first time as a Half-Marathon runner. This great race has been around for a long time, and as a local, Montana resident, it will be so nice to actually be a participant.
But now, the weather is getting warmer, and it’s great to run outside… and increase my training level.
Enter the encouragement of my Montana friends…
Montana provides a great business environment and lifestyle
If you want to start a business in Montana, you are not alone. Recently, the Montana High Tech Business Alliance announced a list of business startups in the technology and manufacturing industries to watch in 2018.
Join Me for a Fun, Local Montana Experience!
Well, at this point, most of you know I’ve entered The Missoula Marathon for the first time and will be running the Half-Marathon. As someone who is not a runner, I thought it was about time to get involved and actually be part of this great, local tradition!
So far, my training is progressing slowly, especially with a broken wrist.
Discover All That Big Sky Country Has To Offer!
If you ever wanted to visit Montana or find a home in the Bitterroot Valley, now it’s easier than ever before!
The Missoula International Airport just announced new direct flights.
Did you know that The Missoula Marathon offers an entire race for kids?
As I prepare for running in The Missoula Marathon for the first time, I’m realizing what a great event this is for the entire family.
I’m a local resident who has watched this race several times. But this year, I’ve decided to get more involved and actually be part of the Half Marathon (I’m not a runner and am training to participate right now!).
And while this is an official race and named “One of the Best Marathons in the U.S.,” there is plenty of entertainment, food, drinks, and other activities for bystanders and participants alike.
If you’ve ever dreamed of visiting “Big Sky Country” and the place where they filmed “A River Runs Through It,” it’s the perfect time to schedule a vacation to Montana this summer.
A First-Time Participant to Share Her Experience!
The Missoula Marathon is coming up the weekend of July 13ththrough the 15th, and I’m participating for the first time.
Gulp! As someone who is not a runner, new to the marathon experience – and is recovering from a broken wrist – this is going to be quite the experience!
Bears, Wolves and Costner film in the local area
Kevin Costner stars in the new, television series, “Yellowstone.” Filmed in Darby, Montana, among other places, the show is said to be a “postcard for Montana,” per the article in the Ravalli Republic entitled, “Costner hosts Bullock on the set of ‘Yellowstone.’”
Enjoy Western Montana living at its finest!
If you’ve every wanted to enjoy Western Montana living in a luxury log home and own a piece of Bitterroot Valley real estate, there is a huge opportunity now available. The property at 732 Pallo Trail in Hamilton, Montana is now active at $1,895,000.
While people rush around shopping, wrapping gifts, attending parties, and more, it’s a great time to view Bitterroot Valley real estate and find some fantastic deals. You’ll save time, money and hassle.
Want to know more?
This Beautiful, Bitterroot Valley Real Estate Offers Custom Design and Great Views
If you are looking for a Western Montana luxury home with Bitterroot Valley real estate, look no further than 3673 Toma Trail in Darby, MT. Located in the exclusive, Chief Joseph Estates, this custom-built log home has a rustic, but elegant, feel.
As the year comes to an end, maybe it’s time to think about a big change to save money and enjoy a more relaxing lifestyle?
Why Start a Business in Montana? See the Stats!
Missoula, Hamilton and other Bitterroot Valley Cities Offer Many Benefits for Entrepreneurs
Did you know that “Montana Ranks #1 in The Kauffman Index of Entrepreneurship” with Missoula ranking 9th and Bozeman ranking 12th in their startup rate per an article in the Montana Associated Technology Roundtables?
Montana is a great place to start and grow a business.
You are sick of smog, traffic, noise, stress, and more and are looking forward to living in Montana. You’ve bought your dream home in Hamilton, Montana and the Bitterroot Valley and are getting ready for your big move.
But what should you expect?
Here is a simple list to help you prepare for a new life in Big Sky Country!
I’ve spent many years researching luxury real estate and homes for sale in Hamilton Montana… and for good reason. I’m a resident who lives, works and plays here.
While you may hear about Bozeman, Helena and other, top tourist destinations, most people do not mention Hamilton. It’s funny, because our geographic region was beautifully depecited in the movie, “A River Runs Through It,” starring Brad Pitt.
If you are thinking about a new life away from the big city, it may be time for you to discover homes for sale in Western Montana. As you sit in traffic or rush to work on crowded streets, people here are spending time in the great outdoors and truly enjoying life.
With this in mind, are you ready for a change?
Any fly fisherman knows that the beginning of the season is very exciting.
The Skwalla hatch is about to begin signaling the official opening of fly fishing season in Western Montana.
This tradition usually starts in March and lasts through April.
The Bitterroot River Skwalla Hatch is on!
“Turn Me Loose – Set Me Free Somewhere in the Middle of Montana Big City Turn Me loose and set me Free…..” Merle Haggard
If you ask why we left the “Big City” in California, here is our story…
What’s It Really Like to Live in Western Montana?
My husband and I decided that it was time to move due to the rapid changes that were taking place in California. We agreed that we would look west of the Mississippi with a vision of acreage for our horses, robust recreational choices, quality of life, cultural activities, and a relaxed atmosphere.
Our search took us to seven different states…
Bitterroot Valley Luxury Homes – Find which of these hidden gems in Big Sky Montana is right for you!
We mentioned this previously and want to share some more details about this fantastic area.
Here, you can experience fly fishing, outdoor activities, restaurants, entertainment, beautiful scenery, and all Montana has to offer… quietly and peacefully without all of the tourism. And you have a lot to choose from.
A Market Update on Bitterroot Valley in the Banana Belt of 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.
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.