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Downtown parking garages see usage grow from last fall, but remain below pre-pandemic level

The utilization of Downtown Boise's public parking garages is perking up this fall, though it remains below pre-pandemic levels. Parking garage data provides a proxy...

Boise apt. rent rates grew faster than anywhere else. Now, they’re seeing the sharpest declines

In recent months, the average rent for apartments in the Boise area grew faster than anywhere in the country. Not anymore. Data from ApartmentList.com notes...

Data shows Boise-area housing market is slowing (but it’s still pretty fast)

The Boise-area real estate market continues to shift, with the latest data showing both increases in prices -- as well as a slowing pace...

Median home price drops in both Ada & Canyon counties according to latest data

The median price of a home in Ada County dropped in August. It also dropped in Canyon County - for the second month in...

Analysis: Study says Boise housing is overvalued. Local real estate experts push back. What’s happening?

NEWS ANALYSIS Last week, Fortune Magazine posted a story with an intriguing headline: "These are the most overvalued housing markets in the US." The photo on the...

What are Idaho’s most & least vaccinated ZIP codes? Explore interactive map

Slightly fewer than half of Idahoans over 12 are completely vaccinated against COVID-19, but the vaccination rates fluctuate widely across the state.  To find out...

Data shows (slight) cooling of housing market: Inventory up, homes sold dip from prior year

The latest housing stats are in for the Treasure Valley - and the metrics show the market cooling somewhat from its blistering hot pace...

Boise rent prices continue to increase faster than anywhere else in the US

The average cost of rent in Boise continues to rise -- faster than anywhere else in the country. In February, we told you about how...

Boise State study: Housing for chronically homeless saves community $2.66 million

New Path Community Housing, Idaho’s first supportive permanent housing community for the chronically homeless, achieved $2.66 million in savings for the community over two...

Change in the housing price trend? Data tells interesting stories in Ada, Canyon

There's a rare lull in the upward trend of median home prices in Ada County for the month of June -- but prices continue...

Median home price crosses half-million mark in Ada, tops $400k in Canyon

The latest data on median home prices in Ada & Canyon Counties is out. And both areas crossed a key psychological threshold for...

Exclusive poll shows Boiseans concerned the city isn’t doing enough for affordable housing, worried about investors

BoiseDev and Embold Research worked together to craft several polling questions to give a better sense of public opinion on key issues around housing...

New data shows state of Downtown Boise and how it compares to pre-pandemic levels

For more than a year, with the help of the Capital City Development Corp., BoiseDev has tracked parking activity in Downtown Boise parking garages. The...

Most new Boise-area residents come from Idaho. The pandemic increased migration from California, too

As the Treasure Valley’s population keeps growing, the abnormality of 2020 only amplified the trends fueling the area’s boom. The No. 1 state sending newcomers...

Meridian’s growing fast – but Boise’s growing slow: New population estimates for Ada & Canyon counties

Have you heard? The Treasure Valley is growing.  Acording to the Community Planning Association of SW Idaho (which goes by COMPASS), Ada and Canyon Counties...