5 Things About Meridian, Idaho That Only the Locals Know

#1 - Start Your Engines! The Meridian Speedway is the Treasure Valley’s only professional race track. Independently owned and operated since 1951, the Speedway is one of just four asphalt racetracks in Idaho.  Sanctioned by the American Speed Association and by the National Association for Stock … [Read more...]

Mr. Meridian’s 4th of July Festivities

The Treasure Valley loves to celebrate the 4th of July and there is no shortage of fun, family events, many of which are FREE! Here’s a few of my family’s favorite 4th of July activities: IN MERIDIAN Meridian’s Independence Day Festival kicks off at 3pm in Storey Park and culminates with a … [Read more...]

Mr. Meridian’s Top 5 (free) 2018 Family Summer Activities

Summer is just around the corner and that means bored kids looking for something to do. Stop the boredom and let me help you out with a handful of my favorite Meridian Idaho summer fun activities to do that are all FREE!!  1. Float the Boise River  First of all, A must-do summer tradition for … [Read more...]

Top 5 spots to cool down in the treasure valley

It's the middle of July and the thermometer is pushing past 100°. Around our house the kids start complaining and don't want to leave the house. If this sounds familiar try these top 5 locations we use when trying to escape the summer heat.   Kleiner Park Splash pad One of my … [Read more...]

Top 5 Spring Break Staycation Ideas

So, I'm pretty sure my father invented the "staycation". As a little boy we had plans to head out on a great adventure. Just before we were supposed to leave town his out of state clients (He was and still is a Real Estate Broker) decided to make a quick trip to Boise to look at houses. The plan … [Read more...]

New homes, new businesses popping up in northwest Meridian | News | mymeridianpress.com

Rumors of Costco coming to North Meridian have been have been circulating for years but in a recent article by My Meridian Press the quote a source as confirming the location at the corner of Linder and Chinden. The area has been growing for several years spurred on by the development of Fred Meyer … [Read more...]

Boise’s Top 5 Parks according to Smart Agents Real Estate

  Boise is known for the many parks that dot the river along the greenbelt. These are some of our favorites.     Ann Morrison - Ann Morrison Park is one of the "Ribbon of Jewels," an urban park located on the Boise River. The park property was purchased by Morrison-Knudsen … [Read more...]

Boise’s list of top accolades from around the country

Our great little town keeps appearing more and more often on everyones top ten lists from Forbes to Outside for things like best places to invest in real estate down to best college football field.  keep coming back here to stay up to date on the latest top lists we show up on.   #11, The … [Read more...]

My Top 5 Treasure Valley Holiday Activities 2014

Looking for fun activities to do in Boise for the Holidays?  Here are a couple of our favorites from Thanksgiving all the way to Christmas. 1)  RUN!!! Every year the YMCA Hosts their annual Christmas run and each year we dress in our finest warm running gear and enjoy hundreds of our fellow … [Read more...]