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OK, It is Time for THE FOOTBALL with the NFL Season opening today. I understand, that you  want to find a home to buy in the Scottsdale or Phoenix metro, but hey enjoy the first day of the season, sit back and turn on the big screen TV....Sweet! During the timeouts take a look at the free MLS tha...
09/12/2021
The Arcadia neighborhood of Phoenix Arizona is immediately to the west of Scottsdale and south of Camelback Mountain and characterized by beautiful traditional homes and estates many with green lawns (irrigated area), large lots and custom homes with traditional themes. See the current and always...
09/11/2021
Have you noticed home prices are rising throughout the Phoenix metro area? The median price has just reached $404,000. Maybe you should think about moving to Mesa Arizona which is the third largest city in Arizona with 500,000+ residents behind Phoenix and Tucson, yet is just Southeast of Phoenix...
09/10/2021
"The country has seen 40 consecutive quarters in which home prices have risen. Notably, prices rose in every state nationwide, led by Idaho, Utah, Arizona, Montana and Rhode Island" per Jacob Passy in a Aug 31, 2021 MarketWatch posted on  Realtor.com. Further he says, "A separate quarterly house ...
09/09/2021
Mortgage rates in the US remained flat but close to record lows indicating the time to buy a home or refinance is still a wonderful opportunity. The average for 30 year fixed rate loans dropped remained at 2.87% which is still near the 2.81% which was the lowest in the 50 years that these records...
09/08/2021
Sometimes it is difficult to find a home these days in Phoenix. The less than $300,000 homes are flying, here in the Phoenix metro with multiple offers and then there is the difficult to get DOWN PAYMENT. After a all one needs a 20% down payment to avoid paying private mortgage insurance also kno...
09/07/2021
"Buy the Cheapest or LEAST expensive home in the MOST expensive place" in Arizona(Paradise Valley next door to Scottsdale) is the old real estate investment adage, seconded by "Buy LOW Sell HIGH". Prices are rising, in July homes reached the highest median price in the Phoenix metro area at $404,...
09/06/2021
There is something about a home that has a circle driveway, don't you think? Here are the September 2021 MLS listings that are always up to date with homes for sale in the Phoenix metro with a circle driveway. Circular Driveway Homes For Sale in the Phoenix Arizona metro area Here is the latest a...
09/06/2021
Fountains Hills, Arizona is more than the "Fountain" one of the tallest in the world and the namesake. Here are the September 2021 (always up to date) Fountain Hills Homes For Sale and Fountain Hills homes for sale with a pool are close to Scottsdale with higher elevation with great views and gol...
09/05/2021
If you cannot qualify for a mortgage loan and want to live in the Phoenix Arizona metro area or even desirable Scottsdale or other great cities in Arizona there is an option to consider, Seller May Carry financing also known as Owner Financing. Need creative alternative financing? The sellers ma...
09/03/2021