Tale of the Winter Visitor

I’m seeing it more this year than in my prior 4 years of real estate – the out-of-towners from more frigid climates (aka “snowbirds”) are attacking homes for sale with a vengeance. In the last two weeks alone, I have…

What to Know About Short Sales

First of all, there are no cut and dry answers to short sale questions, rather what the tendancies of short sales are. My understanding is that short selling can ding your credit 70 – 125 points or so, however, that…

Saving Up to Buy a Home

Although many people are struggling with their ability to keep up with house payments, this market provides wonderful opportunities to capitalize on 10-year low home prices. For those who plan on staying in the area for an indefinite period of…

What in the World is Going on with the Phoenix Real Estate Market?

Yesterday 40 – 50 eager & hungry Realtors gathered at the Southeast Valley Regional Association of Realtors (SEVRAR) to listen to one of the most trusted housing authorities in Phoenix speak about where our market stands and what we may…