• Boise Idaho Condominiums

Idaho Condominiums for Sale

Learn more about the Advantages of Condominium Living

Properties 21-28 of 28
Previous | 1 2

Beautiful North End condo perched up on a hill with views of downtown Boise. Located above 15th & Hill road with access to the Boise foothills, Camel's Back Park and steps away from Hyde Park & downtown Boise. The Condo was recently updated with new flooring, paint, granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances & features wood burning fireplace. Condo has a private swimming pool, hot tub, sauna & 1 assigned covered parking space. Owner occupied/no rentals per HOA. Photos taken from previous listing.
Rare opportunity to own for under $300k in Boise. Live in the highly desirable Bench neighborhood, just 5 minutes to downtown, airport, restaurants, shopping, & schools. Enjoy the simplicity of a low maintenance yard w/the convenience of Shoshone Park across the street. Take advantage of this unique opportunity for owner carry financing with a 4.75% interest rate. Home is rented at $975/month until June 30th, a turn key investment or future owner occupant home. Good for no bank qualifying.
What a fantastic centrally-located Almondwood townhome on a corner lot! Enjoy the galley kitchen with updated counters and new stainless steel refrigerator. Step out from your spacious master bedroom onto the deck overlooking the tree-covered common area. Updated kitchen and master bath, new carpet in 2019, large utility room and half bath on the main level, and a deceivingly large one-car garage. Excellent access to extended parking. Close to everything Boise has to offer!
Cute 2 bedroom, 2 bath townhouse minutes from town. Bright breakfast area w/bay window. Stainless steel dishwasher and range less than 1 yr old. Large family room with vaulted ceiling and gas fireplace. Auto sprinklers in front and backyard. Enjoy a large covered patio in the backyard. Backyard is fully fenced and concrete edging around flower beds. Lots of storage space in the house and garage. Murphy bed in 2nd bedroom stays and all storage cabinets in garage stay!
Situated on a quiet street in the heart of West Boise's shopping district, this condo is move in ready! Enjoy low maintenance and the HOA maintained grounds. HOA pays water & trash. Inside you will love the large rooms, central A/C, and plenty of storage in the kitchen. Private outdoor space, perfect for BBQ's and morning coffee.
Welcome to this perfectly located end unit in a popular Boise Bench townhouse community! You don't need to worry about paying water, sewer, trash, or taking care of the exterior because the low monthly HOA fee covers it all. Short distance to BSU, downtown Boise, the airport, restaurants and shopping. An additional guest parking spot is shared with the neighbor. Window tint has been added for privacy and to block the heat!
Interested in a hidden oasis off the beaten path in the heart of West Boise? This 1 level, 1 bedroom condo offers scenic seclusion and a quiet respite after the grind of a hectic day. Relax as you take in the views of the park-like common area from the privacy of your own home. Step out the back door and take a peaceful stroll around the pond as the rustle of wind through the trees melts all your stress away. Every convenience of city life at your fingertips but you?ll feel like you?re a million miles away.
Cozy townhouse conveniently located in Nottingham Greens. Main floor features spacious laundry room, kitchen with breakfast bar and open living room with sliding glass door to access to fully fenced yard. Second floor boasts 2 bedrooms and a bath. This one wont last long!
Properties 21-28 of 28
Previous | 1 2

Samantha Dunn, Idaho Real Estate Agent

READY TO LEARN MORE?
Samantha Dunn

208.949.4948

 

Let's get started

Condominium Living

Owning a condo is quite different from owing a house. Here is how to understand if Boise condominium living is for you?

Considering buying a Boise condo? Owning a Boise condominium is quite different from owning a single-family home and comes with its own particularities. Before you jump into the Boise Idaho condo market with both feet, you should make sure that the Boise condominium lifestyle is right for you.

The benefits and drawbacks of condo living need to be weighed against your own criteria. Is security more important to you than distance from your neighbors? Are you comfortable with community living? Here is a list of the basic pros and cons of condo living to help you make your decision.

Pros


Location:
There is a high concentration of condominiums in downtown Boise where land is at a premium. If you want to be in the heart of the city, a condominium may be a good choice.

Security:
Having neighbors around makes it a lot easier to lock up and leave for a vacation or an extended period of time. Also, condominium buildings often have security features. This is particularly helpful if this is your second home, and you are only there for part of the year.

Low maintenance:
No more backaches from mowing the lawn or shoveling snow. Condo living means someone else takes care of the plumbing problems or roof maintenance for you.

Affordability:
While condominiums have a wide price range, the lower range is often within the budget of first-time buyers and singles who may find single-family houses unaffordable.

Amenities:
Many Boise condominium developments offer a range of amenities in the common areas.

Condominium association:
Every unit owner is a member of the condo association, which also has an elected board. The association serves to enforce bylaws, handles maintenance and repair issues, and deals with disputes with developers or between unit owners.

Advantages of Condo Ownership:

You will not be solely responsible for exterior or common area repairs

  • The HOA dues (or a one time assessment) you pay will generally cover all exterior repairs, including: siding, roofing, etc.

Convenient location:

  • Condominiums are often located in prime locations that are convenient to city centers, shopping, and restaurants. The close proximity to the city center and to major transportation routes allows you to reduce your commute time and costs

More affordable than a single family home

  • Condominiums have a very wide price range, with the lower range often within the budget of first-time buyers and single income families. To find a comparably priced home, you often have to search less desirable neighborhoods and suburban areas of the city.

Security and safety

  • Nearby neighbors make many condominium owners feel more secure in their home. The presence of neighbors makes it more comfortable to leave home for vacations or work trips. Many condominiums have additional security features, such as a guard service or buzzer system to provide additional protection for the owners.

Low maintenance

  • No more lawn care…say it again, NO MORE lawn care! Condo living usually means somebody else is taking care of the exterior maintenance, such as mowing the lawn, shoveling snow, and cleaning the gutters.

Amenities

  • Condominiums often offer access to amenities such as a swimming pool, gym, tennis courts, and reception area in the common areas, providing luxuries you may not otherwise be able to afford.

Neighbor accountability

  • The condominium association sets rules and regulations that all home owners must follow. The association will enforce these rules to ensure compliance, while also dealing with disputes between unit owners or developers.

Disadvantages of Condominium Ownership:

Community Living

  • As a member of a condominium complex, you will be part of a “community.” Having shared walls means you are more likely to hear noise from neighboring units, while shared common areas can lead to more interaction with your neighbors than you wish.

Fees

  • Every condominium owner is responsible for certain fees—typically called Home Owner’s Association (HOA) fees. These dues, generally collected monthly, will never go away! While they may minimize large “one time” expenses, additional fees may still be assessed, in response to unexpected or unplanned for events.

Resale

  • Historically, condominiums have been more sensitive to real estate market trends than single family homes. When the local housing market starts to decline, the condominium sector is usually one of the first hit—and last to recover.

Rules

  • When you own a condominium, you lose some of the independence of home ownership. You must follow HOA rules or risk being fined. These rules may influence what you can put in your window, renovations, pet ownership, and noise levels.

Privacy

  • Due to the close living proximity, condo owners lose some of the privacy that a single family residence affords. Shared walls mean shared noise.

Space

  • When you own a condominium, you do not own the land beneath you. Your ownership typically extends to the space between the walls of your unit along with shared common areas. This also means you will not have the ability to “expand” the size of your home.