Meridian, Idaho Information
Meridian, Idaho is the third-largest and fastest-growing city in Idaho, as well as one of the fastest-growing cities in the United States. It borders Boise and Nampa, which are the two largest cities in the state.
According to the 2010 Census Bureau, the population was 75,092. In 2018, the population was estimated to be 106,410. The population increase since 1990 is 1000%. The city is 26.84 square miles of flat plains, including 17 public parks. The average high temperature in February and July are 45 degrees and 91 degrees, respectively. Residents enjoy four seasons and rainfall is light.
Meridian, Idaho Details
According to Zillow, the median home value in Meridian is $322,200. Home prices have increased 15.8% over the past year and are estimated to increase another 9.3% over the next year. The median rental price is $1,650. This is higher than the median rental price in Boise of $1,392. It’s also higher than the median rental prices for the United States of $1,488.
According to Neighborhood Scout, violent crimes are 1.49 in 1,000 compared to 2.26 per 1,000 for the state and 4.0 per 1,000 for the nation. Property crimes are 14.9 per 1,000 compared to 16.35 per 1,000 for the state and 24.0 per 1,000 for the nation.
Things to Do
One of the most popular places to go is Settlers Park, where you will find ball fields, a splash area, disc golf, horseshoes, tennis, and free outdoor movies during the summer. Another popular destination is Julius M. Kleiner Park, which is 58 acres and offers basketball courts, a playground, a pond with a fountain, and fishing.
For families, Roaring Springs Water Park and Wahooz Family Fun Zone are popular options. The former offers a wave pool, lazy river, and many water slides. The latter offers go-karts, miniature golf, and arcade games.
Approximately eight miles north of the city is Eagle Island State Park, which is 545 acres of natural beauty, including a beach with a water slide, equestrian and hiking trails, and fishing. About 30 miles south is Snake River Birds of Prey Conservatory.
The most recognized historic landmark is Merrehope House, which is a Victorian mansion that was completed in 1858. The home changed hands by 1904, when it was used as headquarters by Confederate General Joseph E. Johnston. The home was one of the few spared by the North. Prior to becoming a historic landmark, it was an apartment building and a boarding house.
In addition to close proximity to the two largest cities in Idaho, 17 public parks, increasing home values, a low crime rate, and attractions, Meridian is part of the largest school district in the state: West Ada School District.
According to Niche, the West Ada School District has an overall grade of B. The score breakdown: Academics B, Teachers B+, Clubs & Activities B-, Diversity B-, College Prep B, Health & Safety A-.
If you’re looking for a city that hits in just above every area, this might be one to strongly consider.
Meridian Property Management
Our property management team specializes in residential areas throughout Meridian, ID. We offer multiple services to take your rental property and convert it into reliable income. We have a thorough screening process that helps to identify the right tenants for your property. Our team works hard to keep both parties happy through effective communication, bullet proof lease agreements, and timely monthly rent collection. We offer maintenance services to enhance the property and ensure that it will retain or increase in value. We oversee everything, allowing you to sit back and relax and know that your property and your tenants are in good hands.
Contact us today if you are ready to receive a comprehensive analysis of your rental property and to inquire about our Meridian area property management services.
I have used Keyrenter Property Management for a number years and have been pleased with their proficiency in terms of leasing and managing my rental property. I also appreciate the specialized service I get from the various team members.
Forrest M., Satisfied Client
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Sarah R., Satisfied Client
We have used other property management companies in the past and feel that Keyrenter exceeds the other experiences. Their attention to detail and communication are awesome. They were able to connect us to contractors to make property improvements with bids that were fair and honest. They found a renter for us quickly and the full process has been easy from the owner perspective. Thank you to the entire Keyrenter team!
Jane B., Satisfied Client
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Akiya M., Satisfied Tenant
Keyrenters tenant placement service is designed to provide landlords with a solution to the most difficult problem, finding a good tenant. Our leasing agents will not only locate good tenants, we use a thorough screening process and can even negotiate fair lease agreements.
Maintenance & Inspections
Our maintenance and inspection services are designed to keep the value of your property intact. We offer a full service options to provide our clients with only the best service possible. We will handle all of the difficult problems related to caring for the property and tenants.
Do you hate collecting monthly checks? Keyrenter provides accounting services to make sure you are paid on time, and your tenants are upholding lease agreement. We can assist with a variety of accounting options from monthly billing to taxes and other financial needs.
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