News from the Knoff Group

BN: Belgrade schools to study attendance boundaries

As Belgrade grows, so does the pressure on the schools. A ‘reshuffling’ of which addresses addend which schools may be a result. Belgrade News – Diana Setterberg, staff writer Sep 17, 2020 Even as Belgrade schools students, teachers and staff settle into an anything-but-normal pandemic routine for 2020-21, administrators are turning their attention to planning …

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BDC – Planning Bozeman’s future: Land use map to guide future growth

As Bozeman grows, planning is growing with it. The Bozeman Community Plan being developed now is a guide for future planning decisions, especially around the perimeter of the existing city limits. Planning Bozeman’s future: Land use map to guide future growth By Nora Shelly Chronicle Staff Writer 8 hrs ago The city is getting feedback …

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COVID 19 SW Montana

COVID-19 and the SW Montana real estate market

During this unprecedented time in our world, we’d like to share some of our thoughts, opinions and a little Q&A on how we think the COVID-19 crisis will affect real estate in the SW Montana including Bozeman, Belgrade, Big Sky, Livingston, Manhattan and greater Gallatin, Madison and Park Counties. We will be updating this page …

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Refinancing – a new fee from Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

A new -.50 basis point fee was announced this week affecting conventional refinances through Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac loans that close after Sept. 1. For a borrower refinancing a $300,000 loan to take advantage of record-low rates, the move will add $1,500 in new costs. The new fee was announced late Wednesday. Freddie Mac’s …

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BDC – Bozeman commission approves bonds for improving Midtown

Bozeman has been focusing on improving the Midtown area around N 7th for some time to welcome visitors and community members alike to linger and live. Bozeman commission approves bonds for improving Midtown By Shaylee Ragar Chronicle Staff Writer Jul 7, 2020 Bozeman city commissioners approved selling $6.7 million in bonds Monday to help pay …

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BDC – Gallatin County moves forward on development plan to address growth

This is a big step towards continuity in planning and zoning efforts in the unincorporated county areas between Bozeman, Belgrade and Four Corners. Gallatin County moves forward on development plan to address growth By Perrin Stein Chronicle Staff Writer Jul 7, 2020 The Gallatin County Commission took a significant step Tuesday toward adopting a plan …

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Q2 2020 – Real Estate Market Analysis & Statistics

View illustrated charts and graphs at https://knoffgroup.com/market-stats/ Single Family Homes Single family home sales have seen marked price appreciation between Q2 2019 to Q2 2020. The majority of this appreciation was in the pre-COVID-19 period, with a robust 2019 and early 2020 push and then a drop to end of 2019 values. However, this appreciation …

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TBD Fleshman Creek - Views to Absarokas

Featured Listing: Tract A-2 TBD Fleshman Creek Rd, Livingston

Your dream property awaits – this 11.92 acre lot is only minutes to the amenities of charming historic Livingston, but with all the space and elbow room of country living. Surrounded by 100s of acres of ranch land, this parcel features your choice of beautifully level building areas with expansive views of multiple mountain ranges …

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