Inclusionary Zoning Ban in Montana

In Montana, Governor Greg Gianforte banned inclusionary zoning. But what does that mean? What is inclusionary zoning in Montana – and why the ban? Was it working? And what can cities do to encourage affordable housing? What is Inclusionary Zoning? The Missoula Current says the ban, “prevents municipalities from requiring that a certain portion of […]

Missoula Gets an MVD Express

An MVD Express, new Thai options, and a sneak peek at downtown Missoula development.  Hey, What’s That Missoula? We’ve got some great news if your license is about to expire! Over on Brooks Street and Fairviews, an MVD Express Missoula location just opened up. If you’ve looked at the wait times to get your license […]

Self Storage Waitlists in Montana

Self Storage Waitlists in Montana: Is There Another Option? For some tenants, getting waitlisted for a self storage unit isn’t an option. Unexpected relocation, death in the family, or other circumstances are forcing many Montanans to scramble for storage. Some are turning to for storage solutions. That’s leaving some self storage operators to wonder […]

Need a warehouse for your brewery?

You’ve got the killer suds – now you just need a warehouse for your brewery. Get the inside scoop on what it takes to make your brewery dreams a reality.  With over 100 breweries in Montana, we rank second in the nation for breweries per capita. It might seem like starting a brewery is a […]

Montana Office Market Update

Montana Office Market Update: Looking for that just-right space There was plenty of doom and gloom about the office market in the past 12 – 14 months, and probably rightfully so. No one was sure when empty offices were going to be used again and we saw a quick rise in remote work, begging the […]

Why is Housing So Expensive in Montana?

In a state with as much land as Montana, you might have thought finding housing would have been easy – but why is it so dang expensive to live here?   When will the apartment market become more stable in Montana? What has to give for rents to even out and more units to become […]

Want to buy a warehouse in Bozeman?

Ready to invest in Bozeman? Check out warehouse lease rates! Do you own – or want to buy – a warehouse in Bozeman? In such an active market, it can be tough to know if you’re under – or over- charging on rent. We are tracking local rents at an average of 8 dollars and […]

Bozeman Commercial Real Estate

What’s the state of Bozeman commercial real estate? Get local data with Sterling CRE Advisors.  Across the Bozeman area, the commercial real estate market made robust progress as the world slowly emerged from pandemic-driven isolation. Even office assets, most abruptly vacated in early 2020, rebounded at $16.28 per square foot (NNN equivalent). That’s higher than […]

Ready to buy a multifamily building in Missoula?

Buy Multifamily Housing in Montana | Missoula | Bozeman | Helena | Great Falls We’ve been tracking nosediving apartment vacancies since late 2020. Rates remain extremely low in the first quarter of 2021, coming in at 1.24%. While that’s up slightly over last year, it’s still far from a healthy market where we would expect […]

Want to Sell a Warehouse in Missoula?

Ready to sell a warehouse in Missoula – just not sure if now is the right time? Alright, owners of industrial buildings: you’ve probably been asking yourself, is now the right time to sell your warehouse in Missoula? And we think we have your answer: it’s yes. Here’s why. From production facilities for the TV […]