Joe Domino is a licensed agent serving the Phoenix/Scottsdale metro area. Joe's broad base of experience and depth of knowledge provide him a unique insight into the real estate business. Follow Joe's idiosyncratic articles and postings which he makes available for your education and enjoyment.
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These are trying times no question about it. The world is in turmoil and it seems there is no safe-haven that we can reflect upon. During these difficult times, I am reminded of a quote by author and speaker Dale Carnegie. Carnegie took the formula drafted by engineer and inventor Willis H. Car...
We had our house painted a few days ago. I was thrilled with the outcome. The painters were very professional. They were on-time each day, quiet, respectful and cleaned up after themselves. The best part was they were reasonably priced.I chose this company based on a referral from another agent. ...
Joseph DiMarco is missing. His partner Ned Tabor decides someone needs to investigate.Tabor, who along with a small-town Police Chief, works to unravel the mystery. When they discover a plan to defraud millions in taxpayer money, it all starts to make sense. The result is a chain of events that w...
Spring Baseball is back in the Valley of the Sun. Every year baseball fans from all over the world travel to Phoenix, AZ to enjoy the sunshine while watching their favorite stars and promising new prospects prepare for the major league season.This year the Cactus League will commence on Februar...
Looking for a place to visit and learn about the beauty and history of the Sonoran Desert? Then look no further than Scottsdale’s McDowell Sonoran Preserve.Scottsdale’s McDowell Sonoran Preserve is a place where you can hike, ride horseback or pedal a trail bike. Today, the McDowell Sonoran Pres...
I can’t believe it is 2020. Welcoming a new year can be a great time to look ahead toward a bright future. But looking ahead may not be enough to ensure we see clearly.For a long time, people have used the term 20/20 vision to describe perfect eyesight. The ability to see clearly. But when it com...
Merry Christmas to one and all!
If you stay in this business long enough you will experience some crazy things. A couple of them came to mind when I read this contest.I remember one time when I met a young couple looking to rent a home. They had just moved to Phoenix and their current home in another state was being sold short....
The world is in a hurry. We have a lot to do and little time to do it all. Consequently, we have found ways to make ourselves more efficient. Where we would once write letters, we send emails. Where we would once go shopping, we order online. Where we once would call, we send a text. It often mak...
“What a wonderful view. I could sit here all day and just enjoy the landscape.”“Yes, it is very serene.”“I just love the smell of fresh-cut grass…”“And you never have to mow it, the groundskeeper takes care of the maintenance.”“That’s it, I have decided. I want a home on the golf course.”...“Wai...