Coeur d'Alene, Idaho is a city located in northwest, Idaho. It is located about 30 miles from the larger city of Spokane, WA. Coeur d'Alene has a population of around 50,000 people, many of which have chosen to move to the city to enjoy the strong school system, local economy, and recreational opportunities. This has helped to ensure that the local real estate market has remained strong.
One of the reasons why condos for sale and other property listings tend to sell quickly is the strong economy in the city. The city is a major mining city, which includes being the home to Hecla Mining, which is a publicly traded company. The city also has a strong healthcare and service industry that employs thousands of people.
Another benefit of living in the city is the strong school system. The city is served by the Coeur d'Alene School District #271. Overall, the school district serves more than 10,000 students every year. These students can then choose to attend one of 16 different schools that are located all over the city. The city also is the home to North Idaho College and Riverbend Professional Technical Academy, which provides additional educational options.
One reason why Coeur d'Alene is popular with residents and visitors is the amount of outdoor recreational activities that are located nearby. Coeur d'Alene is located just west of the Rocky Mountain foothills, which provides plenty of options for hiking and camping. There are also three national forests and lakes located near the city, which gives someone plenty to do in the summer. Coeur d'Alene also has a vibrant city center, which is also the host of several festivals during the year.
Overall, the housing market in Coeur d'Alene has continued to remain strong. Homes for sale in the city tend to sell quickly and the city has seen steady price appreciation over the past ten years. Today, MLS listings have a median price of around $190,000. This is about a three percent improvement compared to the prior year. Most experts, such as Zillow, believe that prices will increase about two percent in the coming year.
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