Ric Smith's blog

Are You Ready to Buy Your First Home?

Whether you're a 20-something-year-old getting into the housing market early or a long-time renter looking to finally make the big leap to ownership, buying your first home is one of life's major milestones. In fact, both in a personal and financial sense, purchasing a home represents one of the most impactful decisions that a person ever has to make. Although owning a home is an incredibly rewarding experience, the choice to leap into real estate is too important to be made lightly! Here are 4 key questions that first-time buyers should ask themselves before taking the plunge.

Polson's 3rd Annual Ice Arena Winterfest Is Coming Up!

In their continued pursuit of a community ice rink for all to enjoy, the Mission Valley Ice Arena Association will be holding their third annual Winterfest fundraiser in just a couple of weeks! On Saturday, February 23, bring the whole family to Riverside Park in Polson to enjoy broomball, snacks, hot beverages, fire pits, and more, all while helping to raise money for a future community recreation facility.

Get Ready for Mission Valley Has Talent 2019!

Do you have a special skill and want to prove it? Then register today for the upcoming Mission Valley Has Talent 2019! You can compete against other talented Mission Valley residents in order to earn both glory and cash prizes! The registration deadline is February 15, so don't miss your chance to show everyone how talented you really are!