Montana is one of the most beautiful states in the Western United States. Known as the “Treasure State,” Montana is geographically diverse with lakes, rivers, mountains and prairies. Montana has 56 counties, each with a charming, small-town feel with safe and happy neighborhoods. With home values increasing 4.3% over the past year, the timing couldn’t be better to invest in real estate in Montana. Real estate markets throughout Montana are considered to be extremely competitive. According to Fortunebuilders.com, real estate in Montana will “continue to grow in popularity.” The time to jump on fix and flip opportunities is now, before the state becomes too popular and the demand for homes begins to decrease.