Basin Insurance of Post Falls, Idaho

  Ph: 208.457.1800


About Us

Our Staff

Mike Young

Jentry Young

Steve Palmer

Heather Brecto


Basin Insurance in Post Falls is the leading Insurance Company for your Personal, Commercial and Religious Organization’s needs. Basin Insurance is licensed for your insurance in Idaho, Montana, Washington, North Dakota and Arizona. Basin Insurance in Post Falls, Idaho was established in 2007 and has been an integral part of the safety and protection of our community.


Basin Insurance is an independent agency specializing in a wide range of local, personalized insurance solutions. We enjoy giving back to our community and sponsoring local causes as a way of giving back to the community that we serve.


Not all insurance agents are the same! Choosing the right one can make a big difference – in price, service, and value.


With other agencies, you get one company that sells one brand of insurance. With an independent insurance agency like Basin Insurance of Post Falls you get choices. Why? Because independent insurance agencies, like Basin Insurance of Post Falls, represent a number of different insurance companies, we can compare coverage and prices to find the best possible value for your individual circumstances. We can and will do the shopping for you and take more than 15 minutes to evaluate your insurance needs. As independent insurance agents, we are members of the North Idaho/Spokane community, and we’re committed to doing business face-to-face and being your advocate in times of need.


Here are a few reasons why Basin Insurance of Post Falls should be your first and last stop when looking for insurance:

  • We work for you when you have a claim. We are not employees of our insurance carriers.
  • We are not obligated to one company. This means you don’t have to change agencies as your insurance and service needs change.
  • We want to provide risk management, working together to provide your insurance needs.
  • We will help you be good stewards of your money by providing the best coverage’s.
  • We offer one-stop shopping for a full range of products, including home, renters, auto, business, life, and more
  • We will review your coverage to keep up with your changing insurance needs.
  • We value you as a customer and our mission is to provide the best insurance experience you will ever receive.


At Basin Insurance of Post Falls, you are more like family…not a number. There is a difference. To find out how our independent insurance agency can help you find the right insurance coverage, contact us today. 


Mike Young started his insurance career in 1995 when he went to work for Crop Growers Insurance Company in Coeur 'D Alene, Idaho. In 1999 He went to work for Big Bend Insurance in Post Falls doing personal and commercial/business insurance. He has been enjoying working in the insurance industry ever since. It is his goal to help his clients be good stewards of their money. He prides himself on not only being a great insurance agent, but also creating an environment where it is more like family. The Basin Insurance team enjoys hosting customer appreciation events twice a year. They also help support local schools doing a Student of the Month program. Our office has been awarded with The Travelers Insurance High Achiever Award and the Safeco Insurance 2011 Person Lines Achievement Award. Mike enjoys spending his off time with his wife and two children and is an avid hockey and baseball fan. 



Jentry has been working in the insurance industry since 1996. Jentry went to work at Big Bend Insurance as an Agency Service Representative in Post Falls, Idaho. In 2007 Jentry and Mike opened Basin Insurance of Post Falls. She is the Office Manager and Accounting Manager for Basin Insurance in Post Falls. Mike and Jentry met 15 years ago while working at an insurance office together. They have been married 13 years and have two wonderful children. In her free time, Jentry enjoys being a mom and volunteering at her children’s school. She also enjoys baking and restoring old furniture.  



Originally born in Michigan, Steve made his way West with his family in the Summer of 1990. He landed in the Great State of Idaho to begin his freshman year of high school in Kellogg, ID. After high school, Steve attended beautiful North Idaho College, which is where he had his first encounter with his good friend, boss and best man Mike Young. The road of life led Steve to The University of Idaho, where he graduated with a degree in business, specifically Productions and Operations management, and it is where he met his wife Megan. Employment in the corporate world for 9 years brought him the opportunity to join Mike in his growing business in 2010. Steve resides in Post Falls with his wife, Megan and three children, Abbie, Grace and Jacob. Steve also enjoys reading, Idaho Vandal Football, triathlons and hockey. He looks forward to serving all of the Basin Insurance clients and to help them make the best decision in choosing their insurance needs.



Heather has been working at Basin since January 2012. Heather is an Agency Services Representative for Basin Insurance of Post Falls. She loves working with children, and was a volunteer for 5 years in the Children’s Ministries department at Real Life Ministries. She enjoys reading, singing, going to concerts, and watching a good movie. She also has a slightly unhealthy addiction to coffee. Heather has lived in the Post Falls area her whole life and enjoys all that the community has to offer.


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Post Falls


Basin Insurance Agency,
Post Falls, Idaho
311 E. Mullan Ave.
Post Falls, ID 83854
Ph: 208.457.1800


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" I'm writhing today to say how much we appreciate all that you do. I wish all the companies I deal with was Wonderful and professional as Basin Insurance. I know that the service we receive from you is because you and your company goes over and above what you have to do. I have full faith that when I call in to your office I hear Heather with a warm and welcoming voice. She will put me through to you or will deliver my message in a timely fashion. I also know that you, Steve Palmer will return my call as soon as possible. You have on many occasions have made sure I know all that I need to know. You have also helped me figure out what to pay and when. I lose track because I'm always on the run, and insurance is the last thing I think about. You have made my life so much easier with all that you do for us. You are amazing and, I would and do recommend you and your company any chance I get. I will be your voice if you need it any time, just say when and to whom. I'm very verbal. I'm also very loyal to those people who go well beyond to service their customers, because I too work with customers. I know what it takes to deal with people, you sir do an outstanding job for the company you work for. it's just your nature."

Your forever customer, Clarrissa H. Nunn (Midge)


Basin Insurance of Post Falls, Idaho
311 E Mullan Ave

Post Falls, ID 83854
Ph: 208-457-1800

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