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!
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
According to Fannie Mae’s Home Purchase Sentiment Index, the percentage of Americans who think it’s a good time to buy a home continues to drop as the COVID-19 pandemic lingers across the nation. But in destination city's such as Metro-Phoenix, nothing could be further from the truth. People are submitting offers quickly and … [Read more...] about Sell Your House When There’s a Pandemic -Here’s How!
Bold, saturated colors are back after years of calm beige's, soothing grays, and varied whites dominating the interior design scene. What’s a homeowner to do? For years, homeowners and their real estate professionals have walked a fine line between current interior trends and choosing a neutral palette that attracts the most … [Read more...] about How to Best Navigate New Color Trends in 2020 Homes
So far in 2020, there are good opportunity for buyers, but in many ways the challenges they’ve faced for years are going to persist—challenges like difficulty finding the home that’s right for them, and competing with other buyers, especially in affordable price points. In other words: The more things change, the more they stay … [Read more...] about What Buyer’s and Seller’s need to know so far, in 2020
Here's a great idea for your Summer! Thanking ahead about remodeling your bathroom? Congratulations! That's fantastic! BE careful though! Because whether you're simply upgrading your sink or ripping out every last tile, it takes alot of research to get a successful bathroom renovation right. If you're selling now or in the … [Read more...] about Ask These 9 Questions Before You Remodel a Bathroom
Not sure how much your home is worth? Use these techniques to get top-dollar offers. Are you wondering how to price your home before it goes on the market? While improving the appearance of your home — sprucing up the curb appeal, decluttering, or updating lighting fixtures — are all important factors to consider with regard … [Read more...] about How to Price Your Home to Get the Highest Offer