Explore Casa Grande, AZ

By Melissa Yost, ABR CDPE
(RE/MAX Casa Grande)
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The Casa Grande Police Department has set up a really interesting mapping ability on their website. Users are able to map residential, commercial and vehicle burglary crimes as well as auto theft on a map that is powered by Google. The map is really easy to use and will be a valuable tool for hom...

By Melissa Yost, ABR CDPE
(RE/MAX Casa Grande)
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I suppose the old addage, "Don't blink, or you'll miss it!" applies to the bottom of the real estate market! The experts have been telling us that nobody can time the market, well they were right! Over the past year, I've been used to waking up early to drink my coffee, watch the news, and sift t...

By Jennifer Srock - ABR,GREEN,GRI,SFR, Home Buyer Specialist
(Realty Executives Arizona Home Pros)
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What makes Casa Grande, Arizona so desirable? At an elevation of about 1395 feet, Casa Grande is strategically located at the intersection of two major interstates, I-8 and I-10. It's just 45 minutes south of the Phoenix Airport and an hour north of Tucson. Casa Grande is a smaller community and ...

By Jennifer Srock - ABR,GREEN,GRI,SFR, Home Buyer Specialist
(Realty Executives Arizona Home Pros)
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What's a Buyer's Agent? When an agent works with you to buy a home, that agent is acting as a buyer's agent. Do you know if this agent was just working with a seller as a seller's agent prior to switching hats and meeting with you as a buyer's agent? Do you know if your realtor is someone who und...

By Donna Graham, Casa Grande Real Estate Agent
(AZ New Horizon Realty)
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ARMLS (Arizona Regional Multiple Listing Service) has joined forces with Fannie Mae to launch a pre-approval pilot. which is intended to help streamline the Short Sale process. The pilot will pre-approve the listing price of the home.  The lender will accept the offer if the transaction meets oth...

By Donna Graham, Casa Grande Real Estate Agent
(AZ New Horizon Realty)
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I receive many calls from homeowner's inquiring about Selling their home as Short Sale.   I specialize in selling Short Sale Properties in Casa Grande, Arizona City, Eloy, Maricopa, and Coolidge, Arizona.  I have extensive knowledge and a high success rate closing Short sales and it doesn't have ...

By Tim Haight, Broker/Owner
(Pinal Realty & Property Management LLC)
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For anyone looking to play in Casa Grande you should check out Francisco Grande. Built in the 60's for the San Francisco Giants Baseball team, it is long with some narrow fairways as well as some that are wide open. There are deals to be had and the staff is very friendly.Tim

By Jennifer Srock - ABR,GREEN,GRI,SFR, Home Buyer Specialist
(Realty Executives Arizona Home Pros)
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An Ounce of Maintenance is Worth A Pound of Repairs When was the last time you gave your house a check-up? Cars need to be serviced every five thousand kilometers or so, but your home doesn't exactly have an odometer. That's why it's important to put it on a regular inspection and maintenance rou...

By Jennifer Srock - ABR,GREEN,GRI,SFR, Home Buyer Specialist
(Realty Executives Arizona Home Pros)
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As we come upon the New Year our thoughts are filled with ways to improve our lives. My resolution for this year is to provide my clients with even better service.  I take pride in knowing that my clients have benefited from the energy that I have devoted to meeting their needs and I plan to work...

By Jennifer Srock - ABR,GREEN,GRI,SFR, Home Buyer Specialist
(Realty Executives Arizona Home Pros)
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Owner's Facing Foreclosure For some homeowners, foreclosure may seem the easiest or even, only option. Interest-rate increases have driven monthly payments too high and properties cannot be sold for enough to pay off the loan, causing homeowners to feel so overwhelmed and helpless that many just ...

By Debbie Yost
(RE/MAX Casa Grande)
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With all the talk of the $700 billion bailout money being diverted to bail out everyone but homeowners who can't pay their mortgage payments, it's easy to assume you have few options except foreclosure or mailing your keys back to your lender.  Please don't assume that foreclosure is your only an...

By Jennifer Srock - ABR,GREEN,GRI,SFR, Home Buyer Specialist
(Realty Executives Arizona Home Pros)
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  Have you been able to help the buyer's team of you, your lender, and your realtor understand your situation prior to finding the home? If so, you will have saved yourself time and given your team confidence in knowing they aren't missing anything from you that may cause delays or even forfeitur...

By Jennifer Srock - ABR,GREEN,GRI,SFR, Home Buyer Specialist
(Realty Executives Arizona Home Pros)
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  Don't Move Money Around   When a lender reviews your loan package for approval, one of the things they are concerned about is the source of which you'll be getting funds for your down payment and closing costs.  It's most common to be asked to provide statements for the last 2 or 3 months on an...

By Jennifer Srock - ABR,GREEN,GRI,SFR, Home Buyer Specialist
(Realty Executives Arizona Home Pros)
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  Should I Try to "Time the Housing Market"?   When supply of available houses for sale is much greater than the supply of Buyers willing to buy them, appreciation may hesitate and prices may even drop.  This is what happened in the early eighties to mid nineties and through 2008; which started a...

By Melissa Yost, ABR CDPE
(RE/MAX Casa Grande)
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Realtor.com published an article today stating, "Housing inventories in 29 major metropolitan areas declined 1.6 percent in October compared to levels in September, according to figures compiled by ZipRealty Inc." This intrigued me. I decided to pull some graphs and statistics on our local invent...

By Chastity Guevara
(Camelot's Quest Realty)
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Today was the annual picnic for Wal-Mart DC 7013 in Casa Grande, AZ.   My husband, Rick, is a receiver there as well as a licensed real estate agent with my company.He and I took 2 of our nieces, Keely and Gabriella "Sissy", to the picnic along with our son Austin and my mother Kathy. This is a p...

By Chastity Guevara
(Camelot's Quest Realty)
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4 Day School Week In July the Governing Board authorized Casa Grande Union High School District to check into a 4 day school week in an effort to cut costs.  The Casa Grande Union High School District formed a committee which is meeting Thursday's through November to look into cost cutting metho...
Here is the map for USDA Rural Development Home Loans in Casa Grande Arizona.  If this is your area, please print it out and use it as a reference.  To verify an address you are looking at as eligible for the USDA Rural Home Loan, please email me with the address and I'll Check it for you. You ca...

By Jerry Murphy, CRS, SRES, Anthem, Phoenix, and Scottsdale AZ Real Estate
(Long Realty West Valley)
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1738 E. Primera Dr. - Casa Grande, AZ 85222 Benjamin B. Bailey Property Marketing Expert Arizona Premiere Living Windermere West Valley 480/220-8022 Ben@ArizonaPremiereLiving.com Jerry Murphy REALTOR® Arizona Premiere Living Windermere West Valley 602/334-3757 JWMurphy@Windermere.com $170,000 ML...

By Donna Graham, Casa Grande Real Estate Agent
(AZ New Horizon Realty)
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Short Sale Real Estate Agent, I have had approvals in a little as two weeks and closed numerous Short Sale properties in Maricopa, Casa Grande, Arizona City & Coolidge, and Eloy Arizona over the past 3 years.  Negotiating a short sale with the lender takes experience.  A Realtor needs to make sur...

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