Dan's Real Estate Resource Directory for Boise Idaho Area
Over the years, I've built this list of pros to help you in buying, improving, managing, maintaining and preparing for sale your homes and real estate investments in the Boise Idaho area. I cannot guarantee their performance, but all were referred by satisfied customers. Call or drop me a note to refer someone, or let me know if any do not perform.
(List is alphabetical after lenders & inspectors)
- Waterstone Mortgage (208) 472-8877 Jenny Detweiler does all loan programs and does not charge junk fees. She has successfully served many of my clients and gets the job done right, giving me peace of mind as your agent.
- Academy Mortgage (208) 672-9777 Scott Jackson is the man to call for a fast closing with a new loan. Academy does everything in-house, which makes a huge difference in control, communication & speed.
- Guild Mortgage (208) 859-3341 Angie Kuzina gets the job done, always keeps the buyers and their agent informed, and shows true dedication to her customers in working around their schedule.
- Finance of America Mortgage LLC (208) 515-3595 Susanne Schlador has many years experience in residential loans, keeps the buyers and agents updated in every deal and gets the job done.
- DLH Home Inspection Services (208)867-0162 Daniel Heitkamp does a great job and would be my first choice to inspect your home. As a buyer's agent, I love an inspector who is detail oriented and really picks the place apart, helping us to make fully-informed decisions and get the best deal out of sellers.
- Valley Home Inspections (208)941-0243 Dan Kopp also does a great job finding every flaw and informing the buyers of any concerns and how to deal with them. www.boiseinspector.com
- Housemaster of Idaho (208)465-5556 Has several good inspectors- Bob Smith is my favorite- and a wide range of services, backed by a national franchise and written guarantee (does not apply to investor purchases or homes vacant 30+ days).
Others In Alphabetical Order:
Richard Shriver CPA with Harris & Co. Public Accountants 333-8965 email@example.com www.harriscpas.com Richard is the most competent and experienced CPA I know in the Boise area to help you with real estate related tax issues. His tax preparation fees are also very reasonable for the expertise delivered.
-Express Appliance 609 N Orchard, Boise (208) 344-6700 New & Used Appliances, Service & Parts. When appliances break, these guys are an essential resource for Boise area landlords and homeowners.
-Cody's Appliance Repair 938-1066 Get it fixed right. I got first-class service for my fridge repairs with a 1-year warranty on parts and labor.
-J. Petzinger Homes LLC (208)514-8453 John Petzinger built a home in Star for my client and it was the best new construction experience I've ever had. John is a first-class builder who is detail-oriented and delivers on time what he promises in high quality product. See his website.
-JayCo Cabinets (208)323-1292 Gary Leavell handles design & sales of quality custom cabinetry. Jay, the owner, is my neighbor and they do absolutely beautiful work.
- All Seasons Carpet Cleaning 936-8197 Mathew Mitchell covers the Treasure Valley and his customers love him and his work. www.welovecleancarpet.com
- Jimmy Pedigo 283-3309 carpet installer works with Cost Less Carpet, my favorite place to buy carpet & vinyl.
-Ace Construction 869-5580 Bill Conn has over 40 years experience in building, did patios and floor leveling for me. Price was very fair and work was beautiful. Also does tractor & truck work for very good price.
-MS Concrete, LLC (208) 571-3477 Moses is a concrete finishing master specializing in flat work, color stamping, overlays & stains.
Crawlspace Water Problems
D&R Drainage Systems 713-7555 drdrainagesystems.com has come through for one of my clients with simple and inexpensive solutions to drainage problems. From my experience, some want you to spend $5k to fix every problem with a french drain, crawl space membrane, pump and water alarm, without trying to identify the source of the water.
Clean-up/Restoration- Water & Fire Damage
-Peak Restoration (208) 965-9997 peakrestorationidaho.com Did some very professional work on my fire-damaged home, working with the insurance company.
The Driveway Man - Dennis Robinson Sr 375-5872 or 455-1443 very competitive pricing for Asphalt & Concrete, Seal Coating, Patch Work
Jim Walker Drywall, LLC (208) 477-9787 Jim is a tape and texture master. Do-it-yourselfers like me should call a pro to get it done right. He makes it look so easy and worth every penny.
AHJ Engineers, P.C. Structural Consultants 323-0199 I used these guys to do the calculations for relocating structural support beams at my house. Very competent and customer friendly.
-All Electric, Inc. 342-5880 Mitch Whited is the ultimate "sparky" with many years experience and reasonable prices for all your home and business electrical needs in the Boise area.
-Crawford Services 208-729-8842 Chris & Kristi 724-5553 quickly handle clean-up and repairs for property owners getting ready to sell .
- The Maintenance Shop- Steven M. Crist 713-3170 http://www.treasurevalleyrepairs.com/ Complete Home & Apartment Repairs and maintenance- see also sprinkler blowouts
Heating & Cooling:
- Economy Heating & Cooling 794-7684 Brett Hoopes has many years experience and lives up to his name, saving you money with very competitive pricing.
- Advanced Heating & Cooling 336-2665 www.advancedheatingandcooling.com
- Quality Heating and Cooling Co. 377-3555
- Global Energy LLC/Geo-Loop Contractors 947-1762 uses sonic drilling to construct heating and cooling systems that harness soil temperatures to save you money.
Marv's Insulation Inc 898-9400 www.marvsinsulation.com
- Jon Endicott 208-855-WOOD (9663) Hardwood Restoration http://www.mrsandless.com/
- Idaho Hardwood Floors 850-6070 Mike Turner
- R&R Hardwood Floors http://www.randrhardfwoodfloors.com/
Leatham Landscaping- Stan 888-7147 design, pruning & installation-
- Superior Painting- Bob Kerr 283-7149 Interiors, Exteriors, Repairs and Decorative Finishes. I worked for Bob painting houses years ago and I know first-hand that he is a quality-first painter with integrity, and extremely talented on the artistic side for your unique custom finishes.
- All Ways Plumbing- Lon Holtzmaster 573-5798 Experienced, competent and very reasonably priced, serving the Treasure Valley.
- Moore Service Plumbing 463-9068 Serving Kuna area, very positive review from a long-time client
- Around the Town, Inc. - Joy/Wendy 378-1081 www.atproperty.net This property manager got rave reviews from several of my clients.
- Realty Management Associates, Inc (RMA) 208-377-8889 Full service property management company since 1980 managing over 500 units in the Boise area with good on-line interface for owners.
- Park Place Property Management 208-377-3227 www.parkplaceid.com This property manager has great market updates for investors/owners on their website and blog.
Affordable Rain Gutter 562-1133 affordableraingutter.net
Computer Equipment- Free pickup of your towers, monitors, printers, etc. saves you disposal fees. John Owsley 861-8306
- 1st Choice Roofing Inc. (208)995-6626 Nick Hurren grew up as a roofer and does a great job at reasonable price and stands behind the quality of his work. He does not sub out his work to cheap labor, like many roofers do.
- Mountain View Roofing 353-2952 also a very competent roofer with reasonable prices.
Small Engine Repair
Mag Small Engine 343-2162 magsmallengine.com Sales & service of lawn & garden power equipment, even snowmobiles & ATVs
The Maintenance Shop- Steven M. Crist 713-3170 www.treasurevalleyrepairs.com Schedule your sprinkler blow outs on his website for Boise, Meridian, Eagle, Star, Kuna, Nampa, Caldwell and outlying areas.
- Larsen Tile & Stone 703-4519 Residential remodels & upgrades. My neighbor got excellent professional service and more than promised at a reasonable price.
Underground Oil Storage Tanks
- Dale's Service 344-8607 removal/pump, clean & filling of tanks http://www.dalesservice.com/
- Keating's Window Kleaning 724-1726 Thomas Keating keatingswindowkleaning.com
Thanks to my network of investors and homebuyers for the help. Only those tested and referred by a happy customer will be added.
Looking to buy a home or real estate near Boise? I serve Ada & Canyon Counties including Boise, Meridian, Eagle, Star, Kuna, Nampa, Caldwell & Middleton. I can represent you in the purchase of any residential real estate including homes, homes with acreage, new & existing homes, condos, townhouses, manufactured homes with land, building lots, recreation land, farm land, development land. And don't forget my specialty- foreclosures, pre-foreclosures, foreclosed and repossessed homes including HUD, VA and Bank-owned REO property.