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...]

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...]

What are the December Housing Numbers for Phoenix?

What are the December Housing Numbers for Phoenix?   Well, December was a great month for the housing market with particularly strong closings for new homes. Overall sales were up almost 15% from the previous December, while new home closings jumped 45% year over year. So I was rather expecting January to follow through with some positive signs. January is much better than January 2015, but not so … [Read more...]

Where is our Phoenix Housing Supply?

  Where is our Phoenix Housing Supply?  Well, let's take a look and see.  Months of Phoenix Supply is based on active listings divided by Monthly Sales.  This can be often a rather volatile measurements which means comparing month to month sometimes gives us large changes. There was a large decline in active listings during December and the expiration of another batch at the end of … [Read more...]

Where are the Canadian Buyers in Arizona?

Where are the Canadian Buyers in Arizona?  Arizona has always been a winter destination for Canadians and Midwesterners.  Canadians love not just our Arizona weather, but the great value of our property, along with our amazing lifestyle.   Canadians have typically come to Arizona to play golf, hike, shop, and many more outdoor activities.  Canadians take full advantage of our weather, and great … [Read more...]

Does Arizona Still have a shortage of housing supply?

Does Arizona still have a shortage of Housing Supply?  We still have a shortage of Housing supply but it is really only affecting the lower price ranges. I would say below the $250,000 price range.  Housing Supply at the upper prices ranges is adequate and in some segments excessive. This is not only true of homes to buy, it appears to be a growing phenomenon for rentals too.  Homes in the price … [Read more...]

Do you ever wonder what title insurance is and why you need it?

Do you ever wonder what title insurance is and why you need it? I often get questions about the necessity of title insurance?  Well, here are a few answers to your questions given by a title agent. What is title insurance?    An insurance policy-protecting against loss should the condition of title to land be other than as insured.   Why do I need title … [Read more...]

latest listings in biltmore 85016

Latest listings in the Biltmore area of 85016. This area of the valley has the financial district, and many shops and restaurants you will only find the valley.  Close to all the hospitals in down town Phoenix, such as Children's Hospital, The Heart hospital,  and St. Jude.  Close to Phoenix Mountain Preserve.    Need additional information of the Biltmore area, fill out the form … [Read more...]

When can I buy a home after a short sale, forclosure, or Bankruptcy?

Have you ever wondered how much time after going through a short sale, foreclosure, bankruptcy, or deed in lieu of foreclosure, you would have to wait to buy a home? Well, this chart should help. With new guide lines, buying a home is not out of reach. If you have experienced any of these, but really want to own a home again, there is hope. Talking with a good lender or financial advisor … [Read more...]

Lions Gate New 3 bedroom Listing

Lions Gate is located in Gilbert Arizona, one of Maricopa counties fastest growing cities. You won't want to miss this amazing 2356 Square Foot home in Lions Gate Subdivision, with 3 bedrooms and 2 large bathrooms. Near Amazing restaurants such as The Farm House, and Starbucks Coffee Shop. Minutes from the New San Tan Open Air Mall, Hospitals, and the New San Tan Freeway to get you in and out of … [Read more...]