Anthem, AZ Real Estate News

By Jerry Murphy, CRS, SRES, Anthem, Phoenix, and Scottsdale AZ Real Estate
(Long Realty West Valley)
 The following Anthem, AZ homes closed escrow during the week of 11/7/16 - 11/13/16: 39816 N. Thunder Hills Ln., 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,827 square feet,  Traditional sale, $238,500;43102 N. Outer Banks Dr., 3 bedrooms, 1.75 bathrooms, 1,894 square feet, Traditional sale, $255,000;4427 W. Moss Springs Dr., 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,907 square feet, Traditional sale, $256,000;3308 W. Hemingway Ln., 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2,152 squre feet, Traditional sale, $277,500;4532 W. Heyerdahl Dr., 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 2,391 square feet, Traditional sale, $326,000;  To receive a free market analysis for your Anthem, AZ home call me at 602-334-3757 or e-mail: jwmurphy@longrealty.com
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By Jerry Murphy, CRS, SRES, Anthem, Phoenix, and Scottsdale AZ Real Estate
(Long Realty West Valley)
  The Anthem Country Club real estate market showed renewed life in October. The total number of homes sold in the Country Club bounced back, twice as much as September, but still 29% less than October 2015.  The average sale price decreased from September and was up only 1% year over year.  The 12 month moving average increased by 1% over September and is down 4% from last year.  Continuing the trend from last month, and the first time since the bottom of the market during the summer of 2011.  The price per square foot increased by 3% over September but remained flat year over year. The days on market continued to increase as well, now standing at 178 days, 16% greater than September and 40% over October 2015. The burn rate, (or homes under contract versus homes on the market) is now a...
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By Jerry Murphy, CRS, SRES, Anthem, Phoenix, and Scottsdale AZ Real Estate
(Long Realty West Valley)
 Come celebrate the 5th Anniversary of Anthem's Veteran's Memorial. The memorial is comprised of five pillars each representing the five branches of the U.S. military, Army, Marines, Navy, Air Force, and Coast Guard.  The apertures in each pillar are aligned to capture the suns rays on November 11th, 11:11am (Armistice Day), in order to illuminate The Great Seal of the United States.The ceremony starts with a pancake breakfast sponsored by St. Rose Knights of Columbus at 8am followed by the official ceremony to begin at 10am. For more information go to:http://onlineatanthem.com/AVM-fifth   
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By Jerry Murphy, CRS, SRES, Anthem, Phoenix, and Scottsdale AZ Real Estate
(Long Realty West Valley)
 The following Anthem, AZ homes closed escrow during the week of 10/31/16 - 11/6/16: 41716 N. Miles Ct., 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, 1,773 square feet,  Traditional sale, $213,000;40719 N. Courage Trl., 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,403 square feet, Traditional sale, $215,000;4409 W. Diburgo Dr., 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2,162 square feet, Traditional sale, $231,706;40826 N. Citrus Canyon Trail, 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, 2,168 squre feet, Traditional sale, $232,000;39517 N. Iron Horse Way, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2,143 square feet, Traditional sale, $245,000;39923 N. Parker Ln., 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,827 square feet, Lender owned, $250,000;1652 W. Hemingway Ln., 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, 2,168 square feet, Traditional sale, $252,500;39709 W. Wisdom Way, 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2,15...
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By Jerry Murphy, CRS, SRES, Anthem, Phoenix, and Scottsdale AZ Real Estate
(Long Realty West Valley)
 The Phoenix, AZ real estate market showed a bit of a slow down in the month of October.  The number of homes sold was down slightly from September, up 8% from last year. The year over year price increase showed improvement,  8% over October 2015. The 12 month moving average sale price continues to edge up, climbing to $254,005, up 7% from the previous year and inching closer to our pre crash highs.  The number of homes on the market is 4.111, up 5% over September,  with the days on market at 68, up 5% from last year, and still within the benchmark of a seller's market.  The "Burn Rate" (pending sales/active listings) edged up to 2.76 months supply. The Phoenix, AZ housing market is stable, but there are still signs of a slow down. Stay tuned for future reports.Here are the latest stats...
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By Jerry Murphy, CRS, SRES, Anthem, Phoenix, and Scottsdale AZ Real Estate
(Long Realty West Valley)
The Daisy Mountain Veterans Parade was established in Anthem, AZ in 2005.  The parade has grown from a small neighborhood parade to one of the most prestigious patriotic parades anywhere. The Parade has highlighted the sacrifices of our veterans, drawn attention to the truth that freedom is not free and shown support to our veterans who have protected those freedoms through service.The 12th Annual Daisy Mountain Veterans Parade will be held on November 5, 2016, in Anthem beginning at 10 a.m. The parade is free and open to the public.  Parade route begins at Gavilan Peak Parkway and ends at the Community Center.  This year’s parade will honor Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm Veterans.For more information go to: https://daisymtnvets.org/about-parade/ Jerry Murphy and Long Realty West ...
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By Jerry Murphy, CRS, SRES, Anthem, Phoenix, and Scottsdale AZ Real Estate
(Long Realty West Valley)
  October 2016 continued the flattening we've been observing for the Anthem real estate market over the last several months. Home sales were up 3% versus September 2016, up 35% over October 2015. However, the average days on market increased to 94, up 16% over September and 16% year over year. In addtion. the inventory of homes on the market is at 3.05 month’s supply, edging in to a buyer's market. The price per square foot is up 3% year over year and the 12 month moving average now stands at $312,016, up 3% year over year as well.  The number of homes currently on the market is 189, and the number of homes currently under contract is 92. Usually the Anthem real market slows in the 4th quarter of the year, which is why it is best to look at year over year comparisons for any looming tre...
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By Jerry Murphy, CRS, SRES, Anthem, Phoenix, and Scottsdale AZ Real Estate
(Long Realty West Valley)
 The following Anthem, AZ homes closed escrow during the week of 10/24/16 - 10/30/16: 40315 N. La Cantera Ct., 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,454 square feet,  Traditional sale, $200,000;43231 N. Whisper Ln., 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,827 square feet, Lender Owned, $201,275;3552 W. Denali Ct., 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,370 square feet, Traditional sale, $205,000;2581 W. Pantagonia Way, 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, 1,965 squre feet, Traditional sale, $225,000;40744 N. Citrus Canyon Trl., 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,638 square feet, Traditional sale, $225,000;41916 N. 45th Gln., 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,625 square feet, Traditonal sale, $227,500;3762 W. Blue Eagle Ln., 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 2,199 square feet, Traditional sale, $229,000;40738 N. Trailhead Way, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,63...
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By Jerry Murphy, CRS, SRES, Anthem, Phoenix, and Scottsdale AZ Real Estate
(Long Realty West Valley)
Come visit this beautiful Anthem Parkside home tomorrow, Sunday, Oct. 30th12pm - 3pmThis may be the home for you! For additional information and photo go to: http://jwmurphy.longrealty.com/homes-for-sale/2132-W-Hidden-Treasure-Way-Anthem-AZ-85086-183360222   
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By Jerry Murphy, CRS, SRES, Anthem, Phoenix, and Scottsdale AZ Real Estate
(Long Realty West Valley)
The Anthem, AZ Monster Ball is the Friday, Oct. 28th6pm - 8pmAnthem Community CenterFun for kids of all ages. For more information go to: http://www.onlineatanthem.com/monster-ball    
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By Jerry Murphy, CRS, SRES, Anthem, Phoenix, and Scottsdale AZ Real Estate
(Long Realty West Valley)
  The following Anthem, AZ homes closed escrow during the week of 10/17/16 - 10/23/16: 42424 N, Gavilan Peak Pkwy Unit 11102, 2 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, 1,325 square feet,  Traditional sale, $154,000;40310 N. Thunder Hills Ct., 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,264 square feet, Traditional sale, $200,000;2419 W. Lewis and Clark Trl., 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,230 square feet, Traditional sale, $212,500;2488 W. Warren Dr., 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, 2,168 squre feet, Traditional sale, $235,000;42010 N. 45th Dr., 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,820 square feet, Traditional sale, $239,000;43160 N. Outer Bank Dr., 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1,577 square feet, Traditonal sale, $240,000;42032 N. 44th Dr., 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 2,190 square feet, Traditional sale, $245,000;4537 W. Ravina Ln., 3 bedrooms...
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By Jerry Murphy, CRS, SRES, Anthem, Phoenix, and Scottsdale AZ Real Estate
(Long Realty West Valley)
That's me finishing the Ironman 70.3 race last Sunday.  I was on the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation. We raised over $113,000 through this event to help find cures and to aid sufferers of this blood borne disease.  To learn more about the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation go to: https://www.themmrf.org/   Save
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By Jerry Murphy, CRS, SRES, Anthem, Phoenix, and Scottsdale AZ Real Estate
(Long Realty West Valley)
 The Banneker is a 2 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom floor plan offered in the Anthem Country Club providing 2,298 sq. ft. of living space, a den, and 3 car garage. The family room and living room are separated by a T.V. niche with shelves and a two way fireplace.  The master bedroom offers a large walk in closet as well as direct access to the extended length covered patio.   The Banneker had options at build of a courtyard wall, a 3rd bedroom in lieu of the den, and a casita extended off the 2nd bedroom with a full bathroom or a powder room.  Currently The Banneker floor plan is selling between $325,000 - $327,500, depending upon location and upgrades. To view photos of The Banneker model go to: http://jwmurphy.longrealty.com/homes-for-sale/41633-N-Emerald-Lake-Drive-Anthem-AZ-85086-161571497 I...
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By Jerry Murphy, CRS, SRES, Anthem, Phoenix, and Scottsdale AZ Real Estate
(Long Realty West Valley)
Autunmfest is here again!This weekend, Friday, Saturday, and SundayOct. 21st - 23rdRides and games for the kidsBusiness ExpoFood and MusicFor more details go to: http://www.onlineatanthem.com/news/autumnfest-returns-2016   Save
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By Anna Banana Kruchten CRS, Phoenix Broker, 602-380-4886
(HomeSmart Real Estate BR030809000)
  This is the Anthem 5 Bedroom Homes For Sale October 2016 Market Report. Anthem AZ offers many options with 5 bedroom homes for sale. Do you have a growing family and you simply need more space? Or perhaps you have a multi-generational living situation and need a guest suite for elder parents and/or adult kids living at home.   Many home buyers today work from home and need a dedicated home office or two.  Whatever your needs are in a larger  5+ bedroom home you'll have many choices in home styles, single or multi-level, floor plans, locations and price range.  You'll want to take a very close look at all your options of  Anthem 5 Bedroom Homes For Sale June 2016.   And for your convenience, there is a link below to view all 5 Bedroom Homes for Sale in Anthem with Pools or without Pool...
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By Jerry Murphy, CRS, SRES, Anthem, Phoenix, and Scottsdale AZ Real Estate
(Long Realty West Valley)
 Open House, Sunday, October 23rd, 12pm - 3pm2132 W. Hidden Treasure WayAnthem, AZ 85086 For more information and photos click on the link below:http://jwmurphy.longrealty.com/homes-for-sale/2132-W-Hidden-Treasure-Way-Anthem-AZ-85086-183360222        
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By Anna Banana Kruchten CRS, Phoenix Broker, 602-380-4886
(HomeSmart Real Estate BR030809000)
  This is the Anthem Luxury Homes For Sale October 2016 Market Report. You will be delighted to find  very interesting options in home designs, high end amenities, locations and price points with Anthem Luxury Homes for Sale.  Many of these higher end  Anthem luxury homes have stunning views of the golf course as well as the surrounding mountains and private green spaces. And many Luxury homes for sale have fabulous pools with water features as well as decked out patios which are perfect for our AZ  outdoor lifestyle. Take a very close look at Anthem Luxury Homes For Sale October 2016. For your convenience there is a link below to view all Anthem Luxury Homes with a Pool and without a Pool.  Anthem Luxury Homes 12 Month Market Trending Chart     Anthem Luxury Homes For Sale October 2016...
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By Jerry Murphy, CRS, SRES, Anthem, Phoenix, and Scottsdale AZ Real Estate
(Long Realty West Valley)
  A fun event for all.  Join the folks at St. Rose to benefit the foodbank of St. Vincent DePaul's Details belooooooooooow!!!!!
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By Anna Banana Kruchten CRS, Phoenix Broker, 602-380-4886
(HomeSmart Real Estate BR030809000)
  This is the Anthem 3 Bedroom Homes For Sale October 2016 Market Report. The Anthem AZ community is  very popular with families, golfers and first time home buyers. Active adults who have become empty-nesters also prefer this smaller size home for more easy-care maintenance. There is an excellent selection of home styles, floor plans, single or multi-story with amenities and locations throughout Anthem. You'll want to take a very  close look at Anthem 3 Bedroom Homes For Sale October 2016. And for your convenience there is a link below for 3 bedroom home Anthem Homes For Sale with Pools and without Pools. Anthem 3 Bedroom Homes 12 Month Market Trending Chart Anthem 3 Bedroom Homes For Sale October 2016: As of the end of September 2016 there were 51 - 3 bedroom single family homes for s...
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By Anna Banana Kruchten CRS, Phoenix Broker, 602-380-4886
(HomeSmart Real Estate BR030809000)
 This is the Anthem 2 Bedroom Homes For Sale October 2016 Market Report. First-time home buyers, buyers on a limited budget, or buyers wanting to downsize to a more easily managed home will all find some interesting options when considering a purchase of Anthem 2  Bedroom Homes For Sale October 2016. 2 Bedroom homes amount to a very small percentage of the total homes on the market in Anthem AZ. If you're in the market for a 2 bedroom home  in Anthem it's wise to plan ahead. When the 'right' home comes on the market you'll be ready to buy your new Anthem home amd begin your easy-care Anthem lifestyle! Anthem 2 Bedroom Homes 12 Month Market Trending Chart Anthem 2 Bedroom Homes For Sale October 2016: There are currently 9 - 2 bedroom homes for sale in Anthem AZ. There are 7 - 2 bedroom h...
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