Phoenix Housing Market Update

  Phoenix housing market update.  Wondering what's going on in the Phoenix housing market?  Well, here is your Phoenix housing market update.  Even the media hasn't caught up with the Phoenix housing market, the media is usually 2-4 month behind. According to the Forbes article below, right now is a great time to invest in Arizona Real Estate. Read more to find out why! Should You Invest … [Read more...]

Phoenix Housing Market Update

Phoenix housing market update including appreciation for the South East Phoenix Housing market. Today we will focus on the Southeast Valley of the greater Phoenix housing market to see where appreciation is strongest and weakest. Here is a color-coded ZIP code map that uses red to show where appreciation is stronger than average and blue to indicate below-average appreciation. ZIP codes with … [Read more...]

How many permits did we have for 2015 in Arizona?

  How many permits did we have for 2015 in Arizona?  Well, the permit counts are a bit late this month but we finally have them for the month of December and therefore the whole year of 2015 in Arizona. There were 1,433 single-family permits issued across Maricopa and Pinal counties, a strong number for December, bringing the 2015 annual total to 16,768. This is up 43% from 2014 and far … [Read more...]

Commodity Prices, How does this effect the Housing Market?

Commodity Prices, How does this effect the Housing Market?  Well, since last summer we have been expressing serious concern about the potentially damaging effects of the collapse in commodity prices. These include almost all metals, basic foodstuffs like rice, soy and wheat, animal produce and of course, energy products like oil, natural gas and coal.  Low prices sound like good news and they are … [Read more...]