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2019 Q2 – Special Forum On Tourism Economics

By | Business, News

April 10th – Limelight Hotel, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm April 11th – Ketchum Innovation Center, 8:30 am – 10:00 am. We are pleased to announce our Q2 Forum featuring the return of Ralf Garrison. On the heals of SVED’s Economic Summit in October, Visit Sun Valley contracted with Ralf…

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2019 Q1 – Succession Planning

By | Business, News

Click for Slides and Resources (resource links at end of slide show) Succession Planning – Expert Panel Legal, CPA, Insurance, Banking, Businesses in transition and more! Wednesday, February 27th, 5 pm – 7 pm Limelight Hotel Ketchum

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Housing Doesn’t Have to Be So Expensive

By | Business, Housing

We really like this piece in Bloomberg Businessweek Housing Doesn’t Have To Be So Expensive:   Bringing down prices requires a combination of affordable homes and upzoning Some excerpts to consider: “Housing prices needn’t be high just because an area is hemmed in by water or mountains” “Constraints on housing prevent…

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2018 Q3 – Economic Update

By | Business, News

2017 saw growth in sales with some cities up and some slightly down. Blaine County also saw increases in the number of jobs, businesses, wages and income from self-employment. SVED estimates the Blaine County GDP to be $2.0 Billion in 2017, up from our last estimate of $1.8 Billion in…

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