Real Estate Lingo 101

Congratulations! So you’ve decided to buy a home for sale. If you were in Chandler, Arizona and I could speak to you directly, I would let you know that there are an abundance of new terms & jargon that you…

Getting a Steal on a Deal – Can I Do It?

As a realtor in Chandler/ Phoenix,AZ I work with alot of buyers who are very conservative about the market, given what they perceive to be a bad economy. People are more money-conscious than they have ever been, and rightly so.…

Buying a HUD Home: Not a Walk in the Park

Deals about out in the marketplace currently, especially in Chandler, Arizona where I work. At the moment I have 2 buyers with homes in escrow that are labeled as HUD (Housing and Urban Development) homes. As I am educating my…

Why Can’t I Handle a Real Estate Transaction by Myself?

You’re smart, competent, have a good head on your shoulders, and excel in your career – why can’t you handle a simple real estate purchase or sale on your own? After all, Realtors may way too much money to today’s…

7 Mistakes Home Buyers Make

You’re excited because you’ve made the decision to buy a home. You realize it may be a ways out, months possibly, but you are eager and ready to start a new chapter in your life. There are endless possibilities and…

Why Can’t I Buy That Home?

So you’re looking at homes for sale on the internet and come across the most gorgeous home you’ve ever seen – granite countertops, 2-tone neutral paint colors, stamped concrete in the front and backyards, epoxy garage floors, pebble tech pool,…