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Branch Spotlight – Sandpoint

Our next branch spotlight is home to the largest lake in Idaho, Lake Pend Oreille. Let’s hear it for Sandpoint, ID! Sandpoint’s motto is, “Get social with nature.” The area is full of world class recreational opportunities including, Schweitzer Mountain Ski Resort, exceptional parks and trails, and a historic downtown, not to mention Lake Pend […]

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Associate Spotlight – Kylie Hadfield

Let’s hear it for our newest associate spotlight, Kylie Hadfield!  Kylie is an Escrow Assistant at Alliance Title’s Driggs, ID branch. She has been with the company since October 2021. Some of Kylie’s responsibilities include obtaining customer information, funding files, and clearing up any issues so that transactions can close smoothly. She enjoys solving problems […]

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4 ways to build a stronger team in 2023

Team building is important for sustained success of any operation, and we’re here for our customers and partners to make sure they are set up to do great things, no matter what the future brings. If you’re in a leadership position, there is plenty on your plate – especially these days – but one of […]

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What do your prospects look like for the new year?

With the changing market, it may be time to revisit some tried and true farming techniques such as… Target Your Neighborhood Connect with Your Sphere of Influence Compile Just Listed or Just Sold Radius Searches Ask Past Clients for Referrals, etc. One way to brush up on prospecting and farming ideas is to review the resources […]

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Branch Spotlight – Rigby

Known as the official birthplace of television, Rigby, Idaho, is our newest branch spotlight! Rigby is the county seat of Jefferson County with a population of over 5,200. The Rigby area was originally settled by Native Americans of the Shoshone and Bannock tribes, but not established until 1884 and incorporated in 1903. Although the television […]

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4 ways to help first-time homeowners achieve their dreams

Buying your first home is a significant life event, and right now the national experts say it’s more difficult than ever to achieve that dream. However, we shouldn’t let that deter us from helping this eager group. After all, no matter what happens in the coming months, people will buy – and sell – houses, […]

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Three ways writing a positive review can relieve some seasonal stress

We’ve all heard the adage, “It’s better to give than to receive,” but we’re betting you didn’t know that could apply to writing online reviews too. That’s right, we’re gifting you another message on this subject, but this one is from a special holiday angle. Writing a positive review for a business or customer experience […]

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NAR: Home prices should stay steady in 2023

Even if mortgage rates remain around 7 percent, buyers – and sellers – shouldn’t expect to see substantially lower home prices over the next year. At least that’s according to recent comments made by Lawrence Yun, the chief economist at the National Association of REALTORS®.  What does that mean for real estate? All of us […]

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Associate Spotlight – Cassidy Quehl

We have a new associate spotlight! Let’s give Cassidy Quehl a round of applause! Cassidy is an Escrow Assistant at Alliance Title’s Mountain Home, ID branch. Next month will her 2 year anniversary with the company! Cassidy scans in files once they are complete and sends them to the lender for approval. Cassidy adds, “I […]

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Keep up the wire fraud fight this holiday season

This time of year is always full of joy, goodwill and lots of activity. While we’d love for this message to be only full of Thanksgiving gratitude and Christmas cheer, it’s not. During the rush to get things done, don’t let your guard down regarding the dangers of wire fraud. We know it’s a message […]

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