Tim Ford

Tim Ford is a Realtor® with Bozeman Brokers Real Estate in Bozeman Montana. He can be contacted at 406-209-1214.

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Understanding CAP Rates

Tim Ford

With the strength of the Bozeman rental market, we’ve seen many investors buying up houses, condos, and multi-family homes to use as income producing properties. Individuals looking to purchase income properties may often hear the term Cap…

Real Estate Year End Report 2015

Tim Ford

Wow! What a year! 2015 saw huge increases in sales volume and pricing across the valley. This past year, over 1,000 single family homes sold in a 12-month period in the Bozeman area; 1022 actually. This is up from the 905 single family homes that…

The Bozeman December Real Estate Report

Tim Ford

Many people often ask about timing the market. What is the best time of year to buy? What is the best time of year to sell? Looking at sales in 2014, the busiest month of the year for new contracts was April, during which 111 homes went under…

The Bozeman November Real Estate Report

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The Bozeman Real Estate market has seen a rapid climb during the first three quarters of 2015. The overall number of sales is at an all-time high and prices have now risen above previous peak years. This time last year, prices were on the rise but…

The Bozeman October Real Estate Report

Tim Ford

By now almost everyone in the area has heard, Bozeman Real Estate is as strong as it’s ever been. 2015 is proving to be one of the biggest years ever for the local Real Estate market. Year to date, 693 single family homes have sold in the…

The Bozeman September Real Estate Report

Tim Ford

Its been a great summer in Bozeman, but summer is slowly making its way out. Tourist and construction traffic have been replaced with Montana State University students making their return to town.While Bozeman is proud to have many varied industries…

The Bozeman August Real Estate Report

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Summer in Bozeman has been busy. The streets, trails, and rivers have seen a lot of activity and so has the Real Estate market. Pricing has been on the rise along with overall sales activity. Along with the rise in activity level, we’ve also…

The Bozeman July Real Estate Report

Tim Ford

As one can see by looking at the included numbers, Bozeman’s market continues to remain hot. Many buyers have been frustrated lately to end up in multiple offer situations, some even losing out on multiple homes. In a multiple offer situation…

The Bozeman June Real Estate Report

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This article usually focuses on single family homes sales, but condos and townhomes make up a large portion of our market as well. Therefore, I thought it worthwhile to take a look at how those sales are faring. All data will include both…

The Bozeman Zestimate

Tim Ford

People that have used the internet to search for Real Estate anytime in the past few years have probably come across the Real Estate website Zillow. In addition to providing information about properties for sale, Zillow has also come up with a tool…

Buying Season Ahead

Tim Ford

It appears that spring is arriving early in the Gallatin Valley. By the time this goes to print, we may have another dose of winter, but it is currently 60 degrees and March is feeling like May. Along with the bears that are coming out of hibernation…

March Bozeman Real Estate Report

Tim Ford

As I write this, winter in Bozeman has not been behaving like winter in Bozeman. It’s been in the 50s for weeks and has even dipped up into the 60s at times. Then just before this went to print, winter (or at least snow) returned to the valley…

Real Estate Report Year End 2014 Report

Tim Ford

Well, 2014 was certainly an exciting year in the world of Bozeman Real Estate. Not only did sales numbers increase, prices also rose dramatically.880 single family homes sold in Bozeman in 2014, including areas inside and outside of the city limits…

Your Real Estate New Year’s Resolutions

Tim Ford

Happy New Year! I hope that 2014 was a great year for you and that 2015 will prove to be even better. Things are hot around the valley right now. Many people make New Year’s Resolutions this time of the year, and I think January is a great time…

December Bozeman Real Estate Report

Tim Ford

In my past few articles, I’ve reported on the dramatic increases seen in the Bozeman single family home market during the first three quarters of 2014, but how have condos and townhouses faired?Condo sales have followed suit and have increased…

November Bozeman Real Estate Report

Tim Ford

The first three quarters of 2014 have been spectacular for the Bozeman Real Estate market. The overall number of sales is at an all time high and prices have climbed quickly.    Prices may not quite be back to peak levels, but they are…

October Bozeman Real Estate Report

Tim Ford

By now almost everyone in the area has heard, Bozeman Real Estate is back. 2014 is still proving to be one of the biggest years ever for the local Real Estate market. Year to date, 599 single family homes have sold in the Bozeman area, which makes…

Bozeman Real Estate Report for August 2014

Tim Ford

This article usually focuses on single family homes sales, but condos and townhomes make up a large portion of our market as well. Therefore, I thought it worthwhile to take a look at how those sales are faring. All data will include both…

Bozeman Real Estate Report for July 2014

Tim Ford

The Real Estate market in and around Bozeman continues to heat up, with activity levels at or above record highs. Prices are rising rapidly and approaching peak levels, although perhaps not quite there yet.  During the first five months of 2007…