Benj Foreman


About Benj

I grew up in Sun Valley, Idaho (Hailey actually) and have been privileged to live in many different places around the world since then. I spent ten years in France, three years in Scotland, and fifteen years in Israel. Now, after travelling the world for twenty-five years, I’m thrilled to finally be back in the beautiful state of Idaho.

Prior to my career in real estate, I worked as an Old Testament professor/scholar and published articles and books on a variety of topics related to the Hebrew language, ancient Near Eastern history, and historical geography. My background in education taught me how to communicate clearly, conduct thorough independent research, find creative solutions, and pay close attention to detail. All these skills, I believe, are extremely helpful in the real estate industry.

I love working with people, and as a real estate agent I am committed to clear and thorough communication with my clients, listening to their needs, working with precision and professional integrity, and ultimately make the buying and selling process an enjoyable experience.

You can follow me on  .  For neighborhood tours, the latest on the Boise Housing Market, things to do, and all kinds of other info on living in Boise Idaho, check out my channel HERE. Or start with one of these videos––I publish a new one every week!


Listen to what Dave and Crystal had to say about their recent move to Idaho:


See Boise from the air!


  • Associate Broker
  • Received the GRI (Graduate Realtor Institute) Designation in 2022
  • A member in good standing with the National Association of Realtors, Idaho Association of Realtors, and Boise Regional Realtors.
  • Recipient of the Boise Regional Realtors' Circle of Excellence Award in 2021
  • Recognized by the Boise Regional Realtors as a Top Producer in 2021
  • Personally trained in real estate services under Katie Miller, broker of TripleCord Real Estate
  • Education:
    • B.A. in Biblical Studies from The Master’s University (2001)
    • MA in Hebrew and Ancient Near Eastern Studies from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (2006)
    • Ph.D. in Old Testament from the University of Aberdeen (2009) 
  • EMT Certification (Israel) in 2015 

Benj Foreman Family Photo


  • Born and raised in France Lived in Hailey, Idaho throughout Jr. High and High School
  • Moved to Israel in 2001, married my wife Yael in 2003
  • Three-year sojourn in Scotland (2006-2009)
  • Yael and I have been blessed with four precious children: Yair (b. 2009), Jonathan (b. 2012), Odeliah (b. 2013), and Tehila (b. 2014)
  • While in Israel I taught Hebrew, biblical history, and archaeology for ten years
  • I love writing, hunting, fishing, and real estate investing.
  • I work full-time in real estate because I love helping people accomplish their dreams and goals!


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