Déjà vu 2008?

Extremely Low Supply – Very High Demand – Loose Lending … where have we seen this before?

High-rise Condos Are Back

… and inner-City Living is seeing a lot more interest This is the surest possible sign that the metro-Phoenix housing market is back. High-rise condos are the type of dwelling that is the “last to rise” with an improving “market tide”, and the “first to fall” when that tide goes out. In downtown Phoenix, numerous condo projects are “full … Continued

Home Staging

Arizona Republic 06/15/2014, Page R01 PENNY WALKER/THE REPUBLIC SETTING THE STAGE FOR A SALE Making your property look model-home perfect shouldn’t break the bank A staged home is not real. You know it, I know it, the buyer knows it. When you walk into a bedroom with a throw placed artfully over the bedspread, topped … Continued

Closing Costs for Home Buyers

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Closing costs is a term many first-time home-buyers find confusing. Even though you knew you’d have to have a substantial down payment and moving expenses, you may never have imagined you’d be paying out-of-pocket thousands more dollars in service fees and expenditures known as closing costs. Here are some helpful tips you need to know … Continued

6 Steps to Buying a Home

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Buying a home is an exciting adventure. First-timers and tenth-timers alike get consumed by thoughts, daydreams, and ideas about what life will be like in that next home. To keep that adventure on-track and fun, you really need to be systematic. Here are six steps at the core of buying a house. 💲 Money Matters … Continued

Things to Consider when Pricing Your Home for Sale

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Selling your house is hard. You’d rather focus on the chapter that’s ahead of you than the one you’re preparing to close. You’re thinking of packing, loading trucks, transferring utilities, and tending to the details of your future. But you’ve still got to sell the house you’re in, which means you’ve got to price it … Continued

6 Steps to Selling a Home

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Even if you’ve not sold a home before, you likely are not surprised that there are many layers and levels of preparation and process before you no longer own the property. The needed preparation and the essentials of the various parts of the process are outlined below. The first step you should take is to … Continued

Things to Do in metro-Phoenix


metro-Phoenix is a BIG area … 80 x 60 miles … in the USA, Phoenix itself is 2nd only to Houston in square-miles of area and is the 5th most-populous city. Then there are two-dozen+ other communities in the area. Obviously, there is a lot to do here. There is stuff to do like most … Continued