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Which retirement plan is right for
28 YEARS OF SERVING SANDPOINT
Friendliness, great food and almost three
decades of service from Jalapeños
TIME TO TAKE ON THE BACKYARD
Create your outdoor dream space for the
spring and summer season
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20-22 We Are in a Building Boom
24-26 Market Report
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34 CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Calendar of great local events, arts
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38 Places to Stay
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F I N A N C
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Which Retirement Plan
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tomorrow—if you don’t already have one, you might
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Several states now require business owners without
their own plans to offer one and charge significant
fines to those who refuse to comply. Some other
states are considering requiring such plans. If your
state offers one now, or will in the future, look at all
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tax credits, overall cost, and number and type of
investment options—to determine if this plan makes
sense for your needs, or if you’d be better off with one
of your own choosing, such as the following:
• SIMPLE IRA - A SIMPLE IRA, as its name
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be a good plan if your business has fewer than 10
employees. However, a SIMPLE IRA can be less
generous to you as a business owner in terms of
allowable contributions, compared to a 401(k)
or SEP. For 2021, your annual contributions are
generally limited to $13,500, or $16,500 if you’re 50
or older. You must match contributions made by
your employees or make contributions to all eligible
employees. The amounts differ, depending on which
contribution method you elect as the employer.
• Safe Harbor 401(k) - A Safe Harbor 401(k) plan
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for yourself (or $26,000 if you’re 50 or older). You
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Contributions to all these plans are tax deductible,
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28 YEARS OF
FRIENDLINESS, GREAT FOOD AND
ALMOST THREE DECADES OF SERVICE
BY ABIGAIL THORPE
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Walk inside the double doors of Jalapeños on 2nd Avenue in downtown
Sandpoint and you’re immediately greeted by a color-splashed dining
room, a fish tank that’s home to a local legend named Mango, and a
bar where Bing Crosby once sat. At Jalapeños, employees are like family, and
customers are like close friends.
Chances are if you live in Sandpoint you’ve stopped in the local favorite Mexican
eatery, sampled some of their authentic California-Mexican cuisine, and maybe
even had a signature margarita or two served up by Kari the bartender, who’s
been there for 15 years and creates all of the traditional favorites—including a
fun twist here and there, like house-infused habanero vodka and tequila.
What many people may not know is that Jalapeños’ history goes back almost
three decades, and the building it occupies carries around a century of memories
and character, some of which still remain to this day. Wander through the
main dining area of Jalapeños and glance down at the wooden floor—once
a basketball court for the old Elks Club that originally occupied the building.
in what was formerly the old
bootery and Fabulous 50s
Fountain. It was one of the first
Mexican restaurants to pop up
on Sandpoint’s food scene, and
it was packed every single day
with a line out the door.
“I was a customer back then.
It was like something new
Sandpoint had never seen
before,” remembers Dave
Vermeer, who now co-owns
Jalapeños with local Justin
Dick, but at the time was the
manager of the Coldwater
Creek wine bar.
“We put more
caring for our
the relationship we
have with them,
because it’s more
than just a job here
for us. That’s how
it’s always been.”
As you round the corner into the bar you’ll catch a glimpse of the restaurant
mascot, Mango, an 18-year-old blood parrot cichlid that many mistake for a
large goldfish. She’s been around practically since Jalapeños moved into the
space over 20 years ago, and a lot of love, pampering and recently a diet of frozen
peas have kept her delighting guests much past the average life expectancy for a
blood parrot, which is seven to 10 years.
Chet and Shari French first opened Jalapeños on April 15, 1993, on Cedar Street
“We were packed from open to close every day, people lined up out the door and
down the sidewalk. It was so fun!” laughs Chelsea Page, the current manager of
Jalapeños who started when the restaurant first opened.
If there’s anybody who knows everything about Jalapeños, it’s Chelsea. For
28 years, through two moves and new ownership, she’s stuck with Jalapeños,
because it is family for her.
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Dave and Justin took over the reigns in 2014. From the start they were set on
keeping the entire staff and preserving the beloved character of the restaurant,
something Chet and Shari were careful about when they sold the place. They
didn’t want to just sell it to anyone.
“We took every single person on as they were. We knew nothing about them,
but we just felt in good faith that was the good thing to do,” explains Dave. To
this day, their mentality remains the same. “We put more emphasis on caring
for our employees and the relationship we have with them, because it’s more
than just a job here for us. That’s how it’s always been.”
Besides Chelsea, three of Jalapeños’ staff go back almost 20 years, and the
majority have been there for more than four years. When it comes time for a
new hire, they are careful to find someone who’s a good fit for the restaurant
family, but they are always willing to give people a chance.
Calvin used to come in each week and sit at the bar for a drink and dinner. After
some conversation, Chelsea found out he wasn’t getting the hours he needed at
Jack in the Box, and was living in a tent out by the frisbee golf course, riding his
bike in the snow to and from work. He used a portion of his limited earnings
each week for that meal at Jalapeños and some time in the warmth with friendly
service. It was the middle of winter, and Jalapeños offered him a job. Shortly
after, they helped him find a rental house, paying the money for him to get in,
and letting him slowly pay it off from his paycheck little by little.
He started as a dishwasher, and now he washes dishes, busses tables and prep
cooks. For Dave and Chelsea it’s an incredible success story and example of the
good people who sometimes just need a break. “We feel like it comes back,”
explains Dave. If the restaurant ever needs anything, Calvin is there without
question. “Being in a position where you can do something like that—you can
give people that just need a change, give them a chance—makes us feel really
good,” adds Chelsea.
Jalapeños also frequently gives back to the community in different ways—
it’s hard to find some cause they haven’t supported. In 2019, Dave and Justin
received 167 donation requests—over three a week. They offer their support to
as many as possible, in whatever way they can.
Like the staff, Jalapeños’ customers are very loyal and return every week for
their favorite item on the menu. A woman and her two sons make the trek out
from Deer Park religiously three times a week to eat there, and last Christmas
she brought in an envelope of money with $30 for each employee. It’s a caring
attitude that defines many of Jalapeños’ customers.
“So many of us have worked here for so long and we have so many regular
customers—I mean we have people that come in here every single day—that
they feel so comfortable with us. It’s not like they’re just our customers anymore,
they’re our friends,” says Chelsea.
Head into Jalapeños, and chances are you’ll leave happy and experience great
service. From the bussers’ and servers’ smiling faces to Mango’s friendly
greeting, it’s a convivial space where everyone feels welcome. Even the resident
ghost is friendly.
Yes … ghost. There’s not an employee who hasn’t had some strange interaction
with the spirit. From random buckets toppling over, to faucets being turned off,
doors swinging when no one is around and the paper towel dispensers in the
bathroom motion activating during the dark, closed hours when they’re not in
use, it’s obvious it’s not only the guests who love Jalapeños.
So next time you find yourself on 2nd Avenue, head on in, say hello to Mango,
saunter up to the bar that Bing Crosby once sat at when it was the Elks, and
enjoy some first-class service, delicious eats and a house favorite—the Mexican
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TIME TO TAKE ON THE
CREATE YOUR OUTDOOR
DREAM SPACE FOR THE SPRING
AND SUMMER SEASON
BY ABIGAIL THORPE
Warmer days, bright sunshine and longer daylight hours
have us all longing for T-shirt weather and some time
spent outdoors. As the sun starts to shine brighter and
the lake begins to rise, we’re all eagerly looking for the days we can
decamp to our backyard for some relaxing hours spent out of doors.
But if your space is looking a bit worn from the winter, you just
moved into a new space, or you haven’t had the time to create an
outdoor space for your spring and summer enjoyment, now is the
perfect time to tackle some outdoor projects to create that perfect
front or backyard.
So while you’re dusting off the patio set and pondering a spring
garden, here are some other ways to help make the most of your
space—from some small improvements to more large-scale projects.
And if you’re in the market to sell, some outdoor improvements
matter when it comes to helping you get the most for your home—
even in a market as hot as this one.
Take the Living Outdoors
These days, we’re spending more and more time at home, and
when it comes to spring and summer (and even sometimes the
colder months), most people want to spend as many of those hours
outdoors as possible. According to an NKBA membership survey,
there’s been a 65 percent increase in overall outdoor living project
interest in recent years.
People are looking to update their outdoor spaces to more
functionality, and for many that means outdoor kitchens. While
this is a large project when it comes to improving your backyard,
76 percent of those surveyed were planning outdoor kitchen areas.
Patios and decks, screened-in porches and three-season rooms are
also popular, especially in places like Sandpoint, where we want a
little added protection from the seasonal weather while enjoying
the sun and view of the outdoors.
Some of the most requested features for outdoor living spaces—and
ones that are relatively simple yet transform your space to an all
(or most) season extension of your living space—include expanded
and upgraded seating options like outdoor sofas and lounge chairs,
fireplaces and firepits, and additional weather protection like
Something as simple as adding a firepit can extend your outdoor
use well into the autumn months (and even winter and spring), and
anchor your seating area for an inviting space that doubles as the
perfect entertaining spot.
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Easy, Small Improvements
Improving your backyard space doesn’t need to involve
adding a kitchen or pool. Sometimes it’s the simplest
improvements that go the furthest in creating a space you
love and want to spend your time in.
Creative planter ideas are a fun way to spruce up a dull yard
and can be quite useful if you’re dealing with a small space.
Look to items you may not usually consider for planters:
baskets, buckets, antique pieces and even old furniture. Just
make sure it has proper drainage in the bottom for your
plants to thrive. You can even add a little paint here and
there to creative planters to make them your own and add a
little splash of color to your space.
Think vertical when you’re planning your space. Hanging
plants, hanging chairs and lighting will transform your space
and create a backyard paradise you won’t want to leave. If
you have older cushions that still work, but you want a little
refresh, consider recovering instead of replacing them. And
don’t forget rugs aren’t only for the indoors. An outdoor rug
will add the final touch to complete your space and extend
that indoor feeling of comfort outside.
Finally, put your outdoor space to use. Besides creating a
space to entertain and relax, use raised beds, or even pots
and planters, to grow some items that will save you a trip to
the store. Herbs, veggies and flowers are a great use of space,
and often don’t require a lot of room or work. If you have the
space, some fruit trees provide a beautiful backdrop and a
homegrown treat during the right season, and can fill some
of that empty space to create a picturesque landscape.
Add on to Your Space
Cottages or accessory dwelling units (ADUs) are becoming
more and more popular, particularly as available living
space in our small town seems to become more and more
expensive and difficult to find. If your space and zoning
allow, building a small ADU on your extra land is a great
way to make the most of your space.
Backyard cottages or ADUs can serve as additional
functional space to extend the living area, as a guest house, or
temporarily as a home for elderly relatives or adult children
living with you. They also are in hot demand as rentals
and can serve as a side source of income, easily paying for
If a backyard cottage or ADU isn’t in the cards, even
something like a pergola or outdoor covered or semicovered
space can double as an outdoor living space where
you can entertain, relax and soak up the warmer months.
Ready for Resale
The current housing market is intense, and it’s no secret
that homes don’t stay on the market long, but even in a hot
market like the current one, your outdoor space matters
when it comes to the resale value of your home.
Whether you’re looking to sell or you’re just throwing the
idea around, now is the perfect time to get a jump start on
IMPROVING YOUR BACKYARD SPACE DOESN’T
NEED TO INVOLVE ADDING A KITCHEN
OR POOL. SOMETIMES IT’S THE SIMPLEST
IMPROVEMENTS THAT GO THE FURTHEST IN
CREATING A SPACE YOU LOVE AND WANT TO
SPEND YOUR TIME IN.
WHETHER YOU’RE LOOKING FOR A COMPLETE
OVERHAUL OF YOUR OUTDOOR SPACE,
OR SIMPLY READY TO MAKE A FEW SIMPLE
CHANGES TO UPDATE YOUR YARD AND ENJOY
IT OVER THE SPRING AND SUMMER, NOW IS
THE PERFECT TIME TO START.
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making your front and backyards show their best. If you decide
not to sell, then you’ll have a new and improved space to enjoy
When it comes to resale, curb appeal is everything. Make your
first impression count by cleaning up the yard, trimming any
trees or bushes, planting some flowers, and making sure your
lawn is green if you have one—even if that means replacing it! If
your front door is less than inviting, paint, repair or replace it—it
matters more than you think.
Some simple things can make a big difference and really catch
the eye, like spreading fresh mulch, cleaning up and tidying the
yard and the outside of your home (cleaning or painting dirty
or old siding will really freshen a place up), and adding a few
vibrant annuals to catch the eye.
Focus on upgrades that aren’t too costly but make the space feel
inviting and livable, and increase the perception of more living
space. Set up your outdoor space to feel like a true entertainment
area with seating, lighting and enough privacy to enjoy the space
without being noticed by all of your neighbors.
One of the more costly items that you might consider is adding
or repairing a deck or patio. The return on investment is often
worth it, and you’ll be able to enjoy your outdoor space even
more in the meantime.
Whether you’re looking for a complete overhaul of your outdoor
space, or simply ready to make a few simple changes to update
your yard and enjoy it over the spring and summer, now is the
perfect time to start, so when the temperatures start to hit the
70s, you’ll be ready and waiting to head outdoors and enjoy the
season while it lasts.
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Area builders are dealing with a large spike in the
cost of building materials, everything from lumber
to metal to PVC. A high demand from consumers
combined with pandemic shutdowns and other
factors has created a perfect storm in pricing.
“As a result, not only are the mills struggling to
keep up with the demand, the tariffs between
the U.S. and Canada have had an impact (with
and without COVID). And, to add fuel to the fire,
a couple of our distributors disclosed that many
smaller suppliers are having a hard time getting
materials since several of the big box stores are
buying up inventory.”
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we are in a
Materials price increase adding to wild market
By Colin Anderson
It’s no secret that Idaho is one of the fastest growing states in the country. People
are coming here for a myriad of reasons, but whatever the reason, the influx of new
residents is having a dynamic impact on the real estate market. “Right now, we are
in a seller’s market,” explained Jackie Suarez, an Associate Broker with Century21
Riverstone. “Low interest rates, people retiring or working remotely, and folks seeking
more rural settings continue to create more demand than our market can supply.”
With such a tight market, and such low inventory, some are turning to a custom build as
an alternative. Many are finding, however, that this segment is also proving very costly
due to a number of factors. “As is true of any industry, the economic reality of supply
and demand is a huge factor,” said Ramey Construction Assistant Project Manager and
Marketing Director Doug Lutz. “The housing shortage in areas like our own, combined
with the flight of folks leaving big cities, has contributed to this demand in a big way.”
Ramey Construction builds commercial properties as well as custom homes and
remodels. Doug describes the demand as intense and at a frenetic pace, especially
since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. Area builders are dealing with a large
spike in the cost of building materials, everything from lumber to metal to PVC. A
high demand from consumers combined with pandemic shutdowns and other factors
has created a perfect storm in pricing. “As a result, not only are the mills struggling to
keep up with the demand, the tariffs between the U.S. and Canada have had an impact
(with and without COVID). And, to add fuel to the fire, a couple of our distributors
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“The housing shortage in areas like our own, combined with the flight of folks
leaving big cities, has contributed to this demand in a big way.”
disclosed that many smaller suppliers are having a hard time getting materials
since several of the big box stores are buying up inventory,” added Doug.
While some potential homebuyers are finding builders booked out often
months in advance, many are deciding to take out equity in their home to
pursue remodel projects themselves. There are all kinds of instructional videos
available online for those wanting to add new flooring or tiling, a backsplash,
a backyard patio or landscape. In response to these DIYers, big box chains are
using their massive purchasing power to move to the front of the supply chain
line, which in turn drives up material costs for smaller construction outfits.
Jackie keeps in close communications with several of these local contractors and
doesn’t expect to see this markup change soon. “I’ve been told to expect higher
pricing and delays not only in building supplies but appliances, generators
and furnishings as well,” she said. “Some of our friends in the financial and
construction industry have indicated that it may be a while before we see a
reversal, but, as with all things, this can’t last forever,” added Doug. “Something’s
got to give, whether folks get priced out, costs come down, or both.
If you are considering a custom build, be prepared to be in a near equally
competitive market as existing home sales and also for a longer wait time than
you might expect. It’s important to do a lot of information gathering before
making this type of commitment. “If you’re just beginning the process of finding
the perfect land to build on, it’s important to understand accessibility, available
utilities, zoning, wetlands and geography, and, of course, identify your budget
and timeline to see if this is the right place and time,” recommended Jackie.
Doug agrees and is hopeful that people don’t get caught up in the rush and stuck
with overpaying for inferior quality. “Any builder worth his or her salt will help
their clients set realistic expectations, be transparent about costs and offer what
help they can to value-engineer costs in a way that benefits the client, not the
pocketbook of the contractor.”
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All across Northern Idaho, the real estate market remains in favor of the seller. With historically
low interest rates, an influx of people moving to the area, and very low inventory, competition for
homes at all price levels is fierce.
If you are considering a move, a new build, or perhaps using the equity in your home to make
improvements, it’s important to seek out the advice of local professionals. Whether it’s a licensed
Realtor, certified lender, or licensed and bonded contractor; be sure to gather all the professional
opinions and expertise you can before making these important decisions.
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Are you curious about current real estate trends in Sandpoint, Idaho? See page 26!
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Placed right in the middle of grand forests, this is a home for every leisurely activity and for every conceivable guest. Isolation
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experienced. Climb the rock wall, shoot hoops on your very own basketball court, ski the ski mountain that is virtually next door,
go ATV riding and more—all on luscious 9 acres, then relax with a sweet nighttime elixir at the bar. Entertain your friends and
family in one of two dens, each equipped with a fireplace. Shoot pool in the loft, or else steam out your worries in the dry sauna.
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CLOSING DAY AT SCHWEITZER
APRIL 10 & 11
Get ready for the last weekend of the ski season up on the mountain! Closing day for Schweitzer is April 11, so if you
haven’t gotten your last runs in for the season, purchase your tickets in advance to get one last chance to shine on the
slopes. The weekend of April 10 and 11 is also the last chance to join the Schweitzer Social Media Costume Party.
Each weekend until closing, the mountain will be hosting a costume party with chances to win prizes from Smith,
Rossignol, Oakley and more. Keep an eye out on Tuesday for the announcement of the coming weekend’s theme, then
put together your best costume and head up the mountain to join the party. To join the competition, take a picture
of yourself in costume at Schweitzer, and post between Saturday morning and Sunday at midnight to any of the
following social media accounts with the hashtag #schweitzerstyle. Instagram: @Schweitzer_Mountain; Facebook: @
Schweitzer Mountain Resort; Twitter: @SchweitzerID. To learn more, visit Schweitzer.com
SHORELINE CLEAN UP
The Saturday after Earth Day marks the annual return of the Shoreline Clean Up hosted by the Lake Pend Oreille
Waterkeeper and the City of Sandpoint. Head on out to join together and keep our beautiful lake and surrounding
watershed beautiful and healthy. From 10am until 1pm, anyone is welcome to join in the effort to pick up trash
and litter along Sand Creek and City Beach shorelines to prevent it from washing into our watershed. It’s a great
opportunity to give back while enjoying time with friends and family, and there is no time requirement. Stop in
at any time between 10am and 1pm at the City Beach pavilion, and you’ll receive free gloves and bags to join in
the cleanup efforts. To help keep you energized and full, the hosts will offer local coffee and treats to enjoy while
you work. Head on out and join the community in supporting the health of our waterways. To learn more, visit
NORTH IDAHO COLLEGE FOUNDATION’S 28TH
ANNUAL REALLY BIG RAFFLE
APRIL & MAY
2021 marks North Idaho College Foundation’s 28th annual Really BIG Raffle, their largest annual public fundraiser,
with proceeds going to support student success and educational excellence. Items to be raffled include: Home Grand
Prize (estimated value of $400,000), 2021 New Car ($32,000 value), Home Furnishings Gift Card ($2,000 value) and
Smoker/BBQ Meat Package ($1,500 value). This year’s drawing, which will be held virtually, will take place July 14—
and the winners will be called immediately after the drawing. A total of 5,500 tickets will be sold at $100 each, with sales
ending once tickets are sold out. Tickets can be purchased online (NIC.edu/RBR) or with cash or check at the customer
services areas of community ticket outlets: North Idaho Super 1 Foods (Coeur d’Alene, Hayden, Post Falls, Rathdrum,
Athol, Sandpoint, Bonners Ferry and Oldtown), Stein’s Family Foods (Osburn), Buck Knives (Post Falls), Yoke’s (Post
Falls), NIC Foundation Office (Coeur d’Alene) and NIC Workforce Training Center (Post Falls).
*Please note, as of press time, these events were still scheduled to take place as planned. Due to the
current health crisis, there is the possibility that event schedules may change or events canceled
completely. Be sure to visit event websites to stay up to date with current information.
SUBMIT YOUR EVENT ONLINE!
Want your event to appear on the largest event site in the Northwest? Submit your events to us
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The Most Beautiful
Small Town in America
Most people who have found their
way to Sandpoint know the city’s
most recent claim to fame ... it’s the
reason many first heard about Sandpoint
and decided to visit or move here in the
first place. In 2011, our small town on the
lake made national news by being named
America’s Most Beautiful Small Town by
Rand McNally and USA Today.
The decision came after “The McNavigators”
stopped in Sandpoint on their trip to six
cities across the U.S. that had been voted in
by readers and followers across the country
for their exceptional beauty and offerings.
The team duo came, they explored, and
Sandpoint won them over. To those of us
who live here, it’s no surprise. Nothing is
more beautiful than a sunrise or sunset
over the lake in our small town, or swishing
down the slopes with the view of Lake Pend
Curious which cities we were up against?
Baker City, Oregon; Coral Gables, Florida;
Franklin, Tennessee; Marco Island, Florida;
and Pacific, California, joined Sandpoint in
the top six.
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L O C A L E X P E R T
WORLD - CLASS REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONAL
REAL Market Update - Brought to you by Jackie Suarez, Associate Broker
What is the current real estate market climate in North Idaho?
Our market continues to favor Sellers. Good news for Buyers – Spring is here, and more properties are entering the
market. Mortgage lenders are still offering extremely low rates.
Is now a good time to buy or sell?
I always say when the time is right for you, the time is right.
Sellers, you currently have the advantage of high demand and relatively low supply. Rely on professionals, price
your home or land accordingly and know your next step.
Buyers be ready. Cash offers tend to take priority in this market. Approach your home search with proof of your purchasing
ability and keep an open mind to a property’s long-term potential.
One thing is certain - our market is constantly changing. What is important to me remains the same. God, Family
Contact Jackie Suarez, your local expert for help with your real estate needs.
What Jackie’s clients are saying
“Jackie is a pro hands down. Very clear and good communicaaon. A wealth of
knowledge that makes a difference! We highly recommend Jackie for any real estate
transaccon. You will not be disappointed!
Steve and Kim R., Sandpoint
“Buying a vacaaon property in a different state from where we reside was a new experience
for us, and Jackie Suarez made it so easy! From her expert local knowledge
to realism on melines, recommendaaon on mortgage broker, and responsiveness
to all of our quessons, her help was invaluable. I would recommend her to anyone
looking to buy in beauuful Sandpoint, ID.”
Pam R., Dover, ID
"Jackie Suarez with Century 21 RiverStone provided excellent, professional service in
choosing and purchasing our new home. Jackie is knowledgeable, friendly and
always ready to help in any way possible. With the ‘paaence of Job’, Jackie was willing
to show us anything and everything that we were interested in seeing. She’s also
a preey good counselor as well - haha! I wouldn’t think of using anyone other than
Jackie Suarez for our next real estate transaccon - she did a fabulous job for us and
she’ll do the same for you!”
Steve and Gloria S., Sandpoint, ID
“Thank you for everything and all your awesome work.”
Scoo K., Clark Fork, ID
Honored to be voted “Sandpoint’s Finest REALTOR®” 2017, 2018, 2019
Jackie Suarez, Associate Broker | 208-290-5888 | JackieSuarez.com
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WHERE TO STAY
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UNDER THE SUN
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THINGS TO DO
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Schweitzer Fall Fest
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TOP 10 THINGS TO DO
Sandpoint is home to four great breweries. Bike to each, or
take a walking tour: Matchood Brewing Co., Utara BrewingCo.,
MickDuff’s Brewing Co., Laughing Dog Brewing
Catch a Show at the Panida Theater
Stop in the historic theater for an independent feature or short
Enjoy fun in the sun at the sandy, grassy downtown public
beach on the lake. SandpointIdaho.gov
Visit Schweitzer Mountain
Explore the village dining and shopping and enjoy the
adventures in summer and winter. Schweitzer.com
Shop the Sandpoint Shopping District
Explore the many unique shops in charming downtown.
Explore Local Galleries
Walk the downtown and stop in at several local galleries to
enjoy local and regional art.
Drive The Pend Oreille Scenic Byway
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Explore various shops and restaurants in the downtown
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TRINITY AT CITY BEACH SWEET LOU’S JALAPENOS
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