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Thursday, February 20, 2020   /   by Bill Redeker

The Best White Paints

Whether you are looking to build, refresh or sell your home - you can never go wrong with a good neutral, like white! But, nowadays, there are just so many versions of white. Some of the great reasons to choose a white are:

It lightens and brightens any space - it’s a known fact the natural light and an open / airy feeling help to sell a home. 
You can change the entire look of your room simply by changing your accent colors, metal finishes and textures. Keeping your paint color neutral and changing out accent pillows and blankets can work perfectly, especially if you like to keep up with the styles.
With all of the different variations - you can choose a warm white, such as Dove White by Benjamin Moore, which keeps the room from being too stark. Or, you can choose a white, such as Dover White by Sherwin Williams and have a more traditional, cozy look. White isn’t just for the modernist any longer!


If you are looking for major inspo for getting white right, c ...

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Monday, February 17, 2020   /   by Bill Redeker

March 2020 Events In & Around Boise!

Time to open up those March calendars and see how many events you can fit in! There are no shortage or events this coming month for Boise, especially with Treefort as the finale...Hope are are able to enjoy a few of the great events Boise has to offer!!

Share this article in your Facebook post, let us know which event you'd like to go see and why - we might just surprise you with tickets!!


March 1: Cirque du Soleil: OVO @ the Taco Bell Arena


March 2: Donavon Frankenreiter The Record Player Tour @ Olympic Venue


March 5: The Bachelor Live on Stage (Touring) @ the Morrison Center


March 5-8 Idaho Sportman Show @ Expo Idaho


March 6: Illumibrate: A Light & Color Festival @ JUMP Boise


March 7: Disney in Concert @ Morrison Center


March 7-8: Paw Patrol LIVE! @ the Extramile Arena


March 9-14: 2020 Big Sky Men’s & Women’s Basketball Championships @ CenturyLink Arena


March 19-22: Boise Spring Home Show @ Expo Idaho Center


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Monday, February 10, 2020   /   by Bill Redeker

Last Minute Valentine's Day Gift Ideas...

Good Housekeepings Valentine's Roundup for Last Minute Gift Ideas

Your valentine — whether it's your husband, wife, best friend, pet, or kid — loves you for who you really are. Since that's the case, skip the stress of making homemade gifts and rely on what you really know: Amazon. Head straight to Amazon (a.k.a. the true Cupid of the holiday) to find these last-minute Valentine's Day gifts that are guaranteed to surprise and delight your loved ones. All of these quick-to-ship ideas will arrive at your door in two days or less (or even, the same day) at no added cost, making them an affordable way to spread love and well wishes ... even if you waited until the very last minute.
Packed with creativity, heart, and all things cute, this list has something for all the people you love most. No matter if you like to keep things classic (a candy-colored floral bouquet for her) or lean on sentiment (a paper time capsule for him), all of these top-rated Amazo ...

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Thursday, January 30, 2020   /   by Bill Redeker

Sphere & Smile Spotlight: Kenny Jeon of Yoi Tomo Sushi & Enter to WIN $75.00

Sphere & Smile Spotlight: 
Kenny Jeon of Yoi Tomo Sushi
&
Enter to WIN $75.00 

Kenny Jeon, owner of the amazingly delicious Yoi Tomo in the heart of BODO - is living the American Dream! Kenny came to the United States in 2005 to study abroad. While President of the Korean Student Association at Utah State University, Kenny always had a great working relationship with business owners in Logan, UT.
Upon graduating with a degree in Business Management and in a difficult economic climate to get a job, one of the Korean business owners offered him a General Manager position at his sushi restaurant. As a quick learner, Kenny soon learned and understood what it took to make a successful business run. Despite the economic climate,  under Kenny’s guidance and management, the sushi restaurant saw a 50% increase in business!
One of Kenny’s regular customers told him about Boise, so he ended up driving the short distance from Utah to Idaho and hasn&r ...

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Wednesday, January 29, 2020   /   by Bill Redeker

Buying or Selling Boise? This is why you need an Expert!

Boise and the surrounding suburbs continue to grow at one of the fastest rates in US and it’s projected to continue through 2020. During boom times likes these, it is so important to confide and confer with a professional you know and trust. Here, at Agents With A Smile, we came up with some good guideposts for you as you think about buying or selling in this market and why hiring an expert is imperative:



WHY YOU NEED AN AGENT WHEN SELLING YOUR HOME



Listing with an Agent vs. For Sale By Owner: In a 2018 study NAR completed, it showed that on average, homes that were listed and sold with a real estate professional sold for 13% more than without.





Honesty: You need an agent that is going to real with you and let you know how to prep your home to get the most out of this market, a market Boise has never seen before.





Exposure: When selling your home, it is important to get the most exposure possible, even in these hot markets. By having your listing ...

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