Coined in an interview as "a little slice of heaven" by Barbara Walters, Coeur d'Alene has seen a substantial growth in tourism. With its gorgeous landscape scenes, resorts have popped up throughout the area bringing growth and development to the area. Living here is a treat both during the summer and the winter. With a large lake for warm weather play and close proximity to two major ski resorts, this charming resort town has become a destination for many, including those who call it home. Even though Coeur d'Alene Resort is a major employer for the city, there are many other industries, such as the healthcare, mining, manufacturing and educational fields, with a business presence in town. With its lovely backdrop, it's no surprise that those who come to this town to visit often never leave.

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Filled with stunning wooded views and breathtaking scenery, Coeur d'Alene is Idaho's best kept secret. Known as the "Lake City," it is filled with beautiful, modern ramblers and traditional, farmhouse-style lake houses. With a short commute to Spokane, Washington and with its own booming economy, it's no surprise as to why Coeur d'Alene is growing so steadily. From its quaint downtown area to its abundant mix of outdoor, recreational activities, Coeur d'Alene has something for everyone.

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