Many ask what makes Boise Idaho so special. Of all the places in the world, it isnt that we are the most beautiful, or the safest there is in the world, or the cheapest economy, or the best real estate prices, best schools, etc….. However if you want a beautiful mountainous home, safe environment, reasonable priced place to live, well priced real estate, along with good ranked education, then Boise has a great portion of so many things, that when put together ‘it’s hard to beat’. See why for yourself!
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Boise Idaho Relocation Guide
Idaho is a beautiful state filled with mountains and lakes. The capital city of Idaho is Boise and the state is landlocked; it is surrounded by Monatana, Wyoming, Nevada, Oregon, British Colombia and Utah. The state has a population of approximately 1.5 million people. For families considering moving to Idaho, here are some practical facts that you`ll need to know.
The cost of living in Idaho is one of the lowest in all of the western states. This is based on groceries, transport, health care, average cost of housing, utilities as well as other services. Idaho has an extremely low crime rate, which is great news for families who are thinking about moving there; according to statistics from the FBI, this state has the lowest crime rate in the west of the country. The rate of crime which is serious is more than a fifth less than the national rate.
In terms of education, Idaho is one of the top states in the country for adults who are aged 25 and over that have received their high school diploma. Almost three fifths of the general fund of the state is used for educational purposes and the majority of children who are of school age go to public schools. Nearly every city in Idaho which has a population of more than 20,000 people has a university or a college as well as technical training centers which teach vocational work.
Idaho is an environmentally friendly state; due to its mountainous location, the water which flows from these higher regions is of good quality. Air quality is also of a high standard, bar during certain months when the pollen count is higher.
Housing in Idaho is very affordable and moderate; there is a wide range of choice available, from luxury estates to simple cottages, depending on your family`s budget.
The economy in Idaho is diversified and strong. Some of the main industries include agriculture and manufacturing but retail, tourism, tech work, information services, business and health care are also sectors which are growing quite rapidly. There are plenty of employment agencies to help people with finding work all across the state.
In terms of energy supply, the state of Idaho has a distinct advantage over the rest of the country. Rates for residential electricity and natural gas are highly competitive and are some of the cheapest to be found.
If you and/or your family are thinking about moving to Idaho, consider the advantages and ensure that you plan your move well in advance. Hiring a moving company can take alot of the stress out of relocating, as alot of the hard work is done for you.
Published by Craig on 30 Sep 2009 at 11:57 am
After looking all over the internet for a great place to move, you chose Boise. The next locgical step would contacting a Boise resident who happens to be a relcation specialist. In my opinion, I would much rather prefer talking with a local resident who really knows the “lay-of-the land”. Someone knows the Treasure Valley and has their “boots on the ground”. There is no way an out of town relo company will have the same ability as a “Local Embassabor” would.
When it comes time to pack and move to Boise, it will be a great feeling to know you will have a team of professionals waiting upon your arrival. Please take a look at the list of relocation specialist and give them a call.
- Paul Heim 208-344-5700 firstname.lastname@example.org Silvercreek Realty Group-Boise
- Mike Carr 208375-0203 email@example.com Remax Capital City-Boise
- Rick Snyder 208-631-2754 firstname.lastname@example.org Kellerv Williams-Boise
- Tracy Brown 208-794-2109 email@example.com A.V. West-Boise
- Tom Ashworth 208-830-7991 firstname.lastname@example.org Group One-Boise
Craig Ballhagen-Guild Mortgage-Boise-208-713-3309