Competing Against Multiple Offers For Your Home

ADDED April 18, 2014 0 COMMENTS
Multiple Offers On Your Home

Home buyers everywhere are bemoaning the lack of inventory and if you happen to be in the market to buy your home, there are a few things you should know. When you find the perfect home, make an offer. Don’t wait, don’t bargain. Offer your best possible price and a high deposit with all your…Read More »

Phoenix Real Estate Market Update – Are the Millennials Holding the Market Back?

ADDED April 16, 2014 2 COMMENTS

On Monday night 400 Phoenix-area real estate investors (members of the Arizona Real Estate Investors Association) gathered at the Celebrity Theater to hear valley housing authority Michael Orr speak about our current real estate marketplace. He discussed current trends about what has brought us to where we are , and where we are headed in…Read More »

FHA Back To Work – Extenuating Circumstances

ADDED April 15, 2014 0 COMMENTS

Today’s post is brought to us by Deb LaPierre of Academy Mortgage.   Did you know that is it now possible to purchase a home 1 year after short sale, bankruptcy, or foreclosure??   In addition to meeting the standard FHA guidelines, loans originated under these new guidelines must meet all other applicable FHA eligibility…Read More »

How to get Clean Sparkling Windows in Your Chandler Home

ADDED April 15, 2014 0 COMMENTS
How to get Clean Sparkling Windows

The warming days of spring are the perfect time to bring some light and air into your Chandler home. Whether you are planning to sell your home now or sometime in the future, having clean bright windows gives a home a whole new look and transform a dull interior into a bright living space. Take…Read More »

Do VA Appraisals Come in Different Than Conventional Appraisals?

ADDED April 14, 2014 0 COMMENTS

Would you say that VA loan appraisals come in lower (or differently at all) than bank appraisals done for a conventional loan? No difference in my experience. Appraisers don’t vary their comparable sales based on the type of loan, rather the proximity of the comps to the subject and similarities in features, upgrades. etc. The…Read More »

Is it OK to Bring My Kids When Looking at Houses?

ADDED April 14, 2014 0 COMMENTS

I get asked this question quite frequently, and being the nice guy that I am, it can be difficult to be direct with clients about the answer. Depending on the ages of the children, typically it is best to arrange someone watch them at home and not take them on the showing appointments. The main…Read More »