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The Daily Missoulian. [volume] (Missoula, Mont.) 1904-1961, May 14, 1911, Morning, Image 2

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For many years buyers of real estate in Missoula have looked at the beautiful stretch of lots between the university and the Missoula river and have asked for a chance to purchase there. Learn
ing that these lots were not on the market, buyers have been forced to turn elsewhere. For fifteen years this has been the situation. These lots are the property of the Higgins estate and not until,
the recent distribution of that estate was it possible to sell them. Now the estate has been settled. These lots are on the market. I have the sales agency and this week I start the sale of
This is the finest city property on the market. Beautifully located, central, within easy walking distance, car service if you want it, water at every lot, near to the university, desirable in every partic
ular. This picture tells the whole story.
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o ca t o n ONTANA ADDITION has been placed in my hands for sale. I have conferred in detail
with the owners of the addition as to the prices of the lots and I have been permitted to
Montana addition was platted by Captain fix the figures so that, in my judgment, the prices are the most reasonable ever named To enumerate the advantages of this location
C. P. Higgins, the founder of Missoula. With for such valuable property in this city. The very best lots in the addition are offered at $750. would be to take all that is best of
C ghe lowest price on any of the lots is $200. There are some of the very pleasantest lots in the would be to take all that is best of each other
the rare foresight which he possessed to such a addition priced at $300. The prevailing price is between $350 and $400. This offers a range of residence section in the city and combine all
marked degree, Captain Higgins selected this prices which makes it possible for everybody to own lots in Montana addition. The prices are these excellent features as setting forth the
part of the south side of the river as the most governed, to a great extent, by location. But if you will compare the prices at which I am offer- merits of Montana addition. It is close in; only
desirable residence location in Missoula. A ing these lots with prices which are asked for property similarly situated elsewhere, you will
portion of the addition was settled as soon as it find that these are exceedingly low figures. In all my experience in real estate handling, 1 have the conditions which have attended the owner
resi- rever had anything so good as this. Montana addition is so incomparably better than anything ship of this property have kept it off the mar
was opened; some of the most beautiful re- else that was ever offered in the Missoula real estate market that I esteem myself fortunate in ket so long. .It is the only close-in property
dence streets in the city are in Montana addi- being able to present these lots to buyers in this field. Consider the property and then consider there isileft in the city. This is a great advan
tion, leading from Higgins avenue. There are tlhe prices ................................................ ..... $30o0 to $750 tage. It is connected with the business section
charming homes here. It is an ideal home loca- The terms at which I offer these lots in this choice section of the city are as reasonable as the of town by two fine bridges. It is an easy walk,
tion. On the east, Montana addition is bounded pi'ccs. There is no man in Missoula who cannot afford to become the owner of one or more lots either way. Then there is the advantage of fine
by the picturesque Prescott ranch at the foot of in this district. The initial payment is small and the monthly payments are so slight that any eighbors. The portion of Montana addition
Mount Sentinel. On the south is the beautiful man can make them without feeling the drain upon his purse. I have figured carefully upon eighbolrs. The portion of Montana addition
university campus. On the west, the addition this selling plan. I have made the terms such that these lots are within the means of any man which is already built up is as beautiful as any
and every man in Missoula. I want the sale to move quickly and I have named terms that will section of the city; its residences are handsome,
exteids to Higgins avenue. On the north it make it possible for every man in the city to buy and own these high-class lots. The lots must its streets are beautifully shaded and are well
reaches to the Missoula river. It has its begin- be sold quickly and the prices and terms have been made such that they are certain to go with kept. The university campus is one of the most
ning at the south end of the Higgins avenue speed. beautiful spots in Montana; it is a carefully
bridge. The Van Buren street bridge connects On that account I want all who are interested in Montana addition, either as a possible home kept park and will always be so. The orchard
with one of Montana addition's central streets. site or as an investment, to call early while the selection of the lots is good. 'Ge.t around to my homes on the Pi'escott ranch form a delightful
In a short time there will be water at every lot office in the morning and let me show you the lots and the prices. Make your selection before background for the setting of Montana addi
in the addition; the work of extending the the lots have been picked over. This is a veritable bargain sale; there is certain to be a demand
present mains will be undertaken at once. It is for Montana addition lots. The first to come will have the advantage in selection. The early tion. It is not an addition any more. When
comers will be the winners. I honestly believe that there was never such an offer as this made in it was platted Missoula was young and there
a bright, sunny location; the lawns and gar- the northwest. These are not remote lots; they are right in the city. were no homes on the south side of the river.
excellens and the of soil university cmmandmpus ontestify to of the Easy payments and low prices will make these splendid lots in great demand. The prices have been Now Montana addition is in the city, which is
excellenc of soil. It commands one of the made low and the terms have been made easy in order to stimulate the sale. Here is the way the built all around it. All of the advantages of
most beautiful views in the world. Nowhere sales will be made: the city are here. It is only a condition which
can there be found a more charming place for a All lots in price above $50() ........$20 down and $20 a month would not occur in such a connection once in
home than Montana addition. And it is so close All lots in price from $350 to $500................ . .............................$10 down and $10 a month a lifetime, which makes it possible to place
in. It's an easy walk by either bridge. There All lots in price below $350 .........$5 down and $5 a month these lots on the market under present cir
Is car service if you want it. Look at the pic- cumstances. Right in the heart of the city,
tur. snd.se how admirably and conveniently $5.00 Down and $5.00 Per Month Montana addition offers advantages which no
E Rii.LRna addition is situated. S, L other residence section possesses.

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