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Local Business Spotlight: Bosa Donuts in Chandler

Local Business Spotlight: Bosa Donuts in Chandler

Bosa Donuts in Chandler is truly a local gem.  Bosa Chandler has become part of my family’s weekly routine. Every Sunday on our way to church we pick up a batch. The only downside to Bosa Donuts in Chandler is…

Pets & Your Chandler Home For Sale

Pets & Your Chandler Home For Sale

Many Chandler homeowners have pets. In fact, that is one of the bonuses to home ownership! However are you aware that your pet(s) can result in your home taking longer to sell or being sold at a reduced price? This may…

What Are Closing Costs for a Chandler Mortgage?

What Are Closing Costs for a Chandler Mortgage?

What are closing costs for a Chandler mortgage? What are closing costs for a Chandler mortgage? Today’s post comes to us from Cal Carlson of Prostaff Mortgage. In general most people think of their closing costs for a Chandler mortgage to…

Plan a Summer Party at Your Chandler Home

Plan a Summer Party at Your Chandler Home

Summer is a great time to throw a party in your Chandler home.  The weather is warm, crowds are relaxed, and the food can be fantastic! Whether celebrating Independence Day, a birthday, or just throwing a barbeque to welcome your…

Homes for Sale in Chandler

Homes for Sale in Chandler

So you’re interested in homes for sale in Chandler? There’s never been a better time to buy! Homes for sale in Chandler are at incredible and affordable prices. With many neighborhoods boasting incredible tree-lined streets or beautiful greenbelts, Chandler is…

Tips for Visiting Open Houses in Chandler

Tips for Visiting Open Houses in Chandler

So you want to go to open houses in Chandler? Make sure you have a plan of attack. Just don’t wake up one day and say “I think we should go see some open houses in Chandler.” 1. Stay cool…

Chandler Homes: Tell Me About Your Home

Chandler Homes: Tell Me About Your Home

Chandler Homeowners, “Love your Chandler home?” What do you like best about your home?  Does your home bring a smile to your heart?  Which room of your home is your favorite or do you prefer your backyard? What about your…

6 Reasons People Tend to Prefer 3-Bedroom Homes Over Condos

6 Reasons People Tend to Prefer 3-Bedroom Homes Over Condos

Over 90% of the buyers I work with tell me they want a single-family house with at least 3 bedrooms. When I follow up with “what about a condo or townhome” they usually decline. Why is this? 1. Condos feel…

4 Reasons to Price Your Home Right

4 Reasons to Price Your Home Right

Everyone wants to get top dollar when they sell their home. However, overpricing your home can be a huge mistake. Buyer perception is huge in the real estate market – after all, who wants to buy a home for more…

6 Reasons Why the Phoenix Real Estate Market is Recovering

6 Reasons Why the Phoenix Real Estate Market is Recovering

Is the Phoenix Real Estate Market Recovering? This just might be the #1 question I get asked by potential Phoenix homebuyers and sellers, and almost on a daily basis. From various media outlets they perceive that the market isn’t as…

What Are the Chances to Get the Seller to Pay My Closing Costs?

What Are the Chances to Get the Seller to Pay My Closing Costs?

What are the chance to get the seller to pay all my closing costs? Buying a house and a little short on cash? Not to worry! Many homebuyers, especially if it’s their first Phoenix home purchase, only have enough money…

Houzz.com Study Says Homeowners Value Looks More Than Vacations

Houzz.com Study Says Homeowners Value Looks More Than Vacations

Does your Chandler home look the way you want it to?  Are you interested in making changes?  If you answered yes to the second question, you are not alone. A recent survey of 29,127 respondents sponsored by Houzz, a premier…

Infusionsoft Moves to Chandler and will Create Needed Jobs

Infusionsoft Moves to Chandler and will Create Needed Jobs

The announcement that sales and marketing software technology company Infusionsoft will be moving to Chandler has residents excited. Although Chandler has one of the strongest economies in the greater Phoenix area,  jobs are still a concern to many. Infusionsoft’s new…

Open House Success Begins with Trust

Open House Success Begins with Trust

When you are buying a 3 bedroom home in Chandler or listing your Chandler home for sale, you have a lot to consider. If you are buying, you will no doubt be viewing and walking through many Chandler open houses…

Ocotillo: One of Chandler AZ’s Finest Communities

Ocotillo: One of Chandler AZ’s Finest Communities

One of the most well-known subdivisions in Chandler AZ is Ocotillo. Ocotillo boasts incredibly lush landscaping throughout the community. It is most famous of being a water or lake subdivision. Homes that back up to the water command a premium compared…

On Waiving the Appraisal Contingency

On Waiving the Appraisal Contingency

In some markets, especially Phoenix, sellers are starting to ask buyers to waive the appraisal contingency. As multiple offers converge on practically every home hitting the market, sellers have their pick of which bid they wish to accept. With many…

How Long After I Short Sale Until I Can Buy Again?

How Long After I Short Sale Until I Can Buy Again?

With foreclosures & short sales running rampart in the Phoenix-metro area, many would-be homeowners are now asking themselves when they will be able to purchase a home once again. Many homebuyers are now talking to mortgage lenders again because they…

Swim Safely & Securely This Summer

Swim Safely & Securely This Summer

Summer is here in Chandler Arizona, bringing with it beautiful sunshine, warm weather and children with a lot of free time on their hands.  Much of that time is likely to be spent swimming, whether at the beach or a…