4 Reasons to Sell This Summer [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: Buyer demand continues to outpace the supply of homes for sale. This means that buyers are often competing with one another for the few listings that are available. Housing inventory is still under the 6-month supply needed to sustain a normal housing market. Now may be the time for you and your family

4 Reasons to Sell This Summer [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: Buyer demand continues to outpace the supply of homes for sale. This means that buyers are often competing with one another for the few listings that are available. Housing inventory is still under the 6-month supply needed to sustain a normal housing market. Now may be the time for you and your family

5 Reasons to Sell Your House This Summer

Here are 5 compelling reasons listing your home for sale this summer makes sense. 1. Demand Is Strong The latest Buyer Traffic Index from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows that buyer demand remains strong throughout the vast majority of the country. These buyers are ready, willing, and able to purchase… and are in

Eastmark

Eastmark is a 3200 acre (5 square miles) mixed use community.  Recreation is available at its 100 acre Great Park. The community is connected by major freeways with 202/101, SR-24 and I-60 3 miles away.  The community provides a 3000 sf community pool with toddler play pool, community center, Orange Monster Play Structure, splash Park

Why It Makes No Sense to Wait for Spring to Sell

The price of any item (including residential real estate) is determined by the theory of ‘supply and demand.’ If many people are looking to buy an item and the supply of that item is limited, the price of that item increases. The supply of homes for sale dramatically increases every spring, according to the National Association of

The Best Time to List Your House? TODAY!

You may have heard that the housing market is softening. There is no doubt that buyer traffic has decreased. There are fewer purchasers in the market than there were last month and at this time last year. What you may not have heard, however, is that there is still a severe shortage of listing inventory

The Cost Across Time [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: With interest rates still around 4.5%, now is a great time to look back at where rates have been over the last 40 years. Rates are projected to climb to 5.0% by this time next year according to Freddie Mac. The impact your interest rate makes on your monthly mortgage cost is significant!

DIVORCE: What You Need to Know About Your House, Your Mortgage and Taxes

DIVORCE: What You Need to Know About Your House, Your Mortgage and Taxes. When You Decide to Sell If you and your spouse decide to sell your home, will   be important to  work together   through a professional to maximize your return. When You Buy Your Next Home Use the proceeds from your previous home or buy-out to determine an affordable price range for your next home. Maintain a

24 Hours that Suddenly Improved the Market

This year started strong for real estate, but then the market began to soften. Home inventory in the starter and move-up categories dwindled to almost nothing, mortgage rates were projected to rise, and home sales had decreased for several months in a row. To many, the outlook heading into 2019 appeared dim… at best. Then,

Why You Should Not For Sale By Owner

In today’s market, as home prices rise and a lack of inventory continues, some homeowners may consider trying to sell their homes on their own, known in the industry as a For Sale by Owner (FSBO). There are several reasons why this might not be a good idea for most sellers. Here are the top five reasons:

Change in Population Trends to come?

Change in Population Trends to come? Population growth may be affected by Sperm shortage. The sperm concentration in males in North America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand has declined between 52-59% between 1973 and 2011. The decline appears to be continuing.  The cause is unknown. There is speculation that it may be due to exposure

What will Our Future Cities look like?

What will Our Future Cities look like? Dubai has plans for its city to have a new “sci-fi” look by 2021. It will plans to being a sustainable city by 2020, have 25% of its building built by 3D printing, integrating passenger drones that can carry passengers to their public transportation system, 25% of transportation to

Local Market Update

The Phoenix Metropolitan area has hit a new high as of today of $152.01/SF for all property types in the metropolitan area. This is the first time since March 2008! In the Southeast Valley, Gilbert is leading the way with increased values, decreasing supply and days on market starting to decline again. Contrarily, Mesa has

Your AZ Real Estate Connection Update

LOCAL HOUSING TRENDS Realtor.com ranks housing areas nationwide. Phoenix was ranked #1 and Tuscon #9 in the 2017 housing markets. Market forecasts are based on affordability, affordable rental prices, low unemployment, and population. It is predicting the Phoenix area will see at 5.94% increase and Tuscon a 6.1% increase