Home Selling: Slow-Market Success Story

(Money Magazine) -- Marci Miller's funky, just-renovated Boise bungalow (circa 1905) had personality to spare. But the 1,200-square-foot house lacked the elbow room she and fiancé Dave Roth, 43, needed.
The pair, both realtors, were ready to trade up. "The house looked nice, but the floor plan felt too small for us," says Miller, 40.
The market
Boise's once-hot market has cooled in recent months, a fact that the