Also, four tips for making maintenance more manageable — do two of these before you even move in. Owning a home can be wonderful and bring you an immense pride and a sense of accomplishment. Achieving that sense of bliss sometimes requires repainting your kitchen ceiling. Or repairing a leak in your shower drain pipe. Or … [Read more...] about 9 Most Dreaded Home Maintenance Tasks and 4 TIPS!
If you're wondering if now is still a good time to buy and sell in summer of 2022, the short answer is unquestionably, YES. Over the past few years we have seen unprecedented growth in the USA, especially in some of the bigger markets such as Maricopa County (Phoenix, Arizona.) There have been so many reports across so … [Read more...] about Is it still a good time to buy in July of 2022?
Is a starter home right for you or, should you set your sights on a forever home instead? When the Baby Boomer generation was venturing into adulthood, it was common for them to buy a starter home — a modest, small dwelling. As their families grew and their careers advanced, many moved into bigger or better homes. Today, … [Read more...] about Should I buy a starter home or wait to buy a “forever” home?
The days are getting shorter, but the list of positive conditions for Arizona buyers is getting longer. 2020 was a brutal year for home shoppers that saw many give up in frustration, fall appears ready to deliver some good news for those still in the hunt or who are ready to give it another go. If you’re in the market for … [Read more...] about Reasons This Fall May Be a Great Time to Buy a home in AZ!
When buyers outnumber sellers, it's important to be flexible and ready to move quickly when the right home comes along. Navigating the home-buying process can be difficult in the best of times, but it can be especially stressful when you’ve planned and saved, only to see your favorite homes snatched up before you can even … [Read more...] about The Buyers Guide to Success in a Sellers Market
Forecasts and predictions for the Phoenix, Arizona real estate market in 2021 predict that home prices will continue to climb through this year and into next. And that’s no surprise when you examine price-related trends for the previous 12 months. Tight supply and strong demand have made the Phoenix housing market highly … [Read more...] about Phoenix, Arizona Housing Market Forecast 2021 – 2022
Whether you want a small project or a new challenge, these improvements can enhance your home and may boost its value. Like many homeowners, you may have eyed a home improvement project in the past only to come up short on time or inspiration. Don’t feel bad. Nearly half (43%) of all homeowners say their biggest challenge … [Read more...] about 9 Easy-to-Ambitious DIY Projects to Improve Your Home
When you’re ready to sell, a pizza oven might be your friend, according to new Zillow research. After a year of life indoors watching cooking shows, baking bread and taking part in Tik Tok cooking challenges, home buyers seem to have developed a newfound appreciation for the kitchen. From the pleasurable to the practical, … [Read more...] about Kitchen features that will inspire higher priced offers this Spring!