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By Jim Little, Your Sun City Arizona Realtor
(Ken Meade Realty)
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Here is the year end summary for the Sun City AZ real estate market. As you can see, homes and condos are selling, with an average time on the market of 167 Days on the Market (DOM). Looking deeper, you can see that houses sell faster than condos, 50 Days faster in fact. Houses also sell for $15...

By Jim Little, Your Sun City Arizona Realtor
(Ken Meade Realty)
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Happy New Year to all! Unllike many on this forum, I sit open houses. It is a tool that works in Sun City AZ, since the greatest percentage of our buyers are retired and almost retired. I am not a big football fan, but love the Rose Parade, so after the parade I decided to sit my listing at 17823...

By Jim Little, Your Sun City Arizona Realtor
(Ken Meade Realty)
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Prices have declined to 2003-2004 levels and are bottoming out. You don’t have to pay an over-inflated price. There is still a little room to negotiate with the sellers. Interest rates are a historic lows, but Treasury has already stated the interest subsidies will go away next spring. Tax credi...

By Kathy Anderson, Arizona Homes For Sale, Sun City Grand
(Arizona Luxury & Lifestyle Living)
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NEW LISTING!Sun City Duplex for Sale - Beautifully upgraded! Address: 10739 W Clair Dr, Sun City, AZ 85351Arizona Retirement Community: Sun City ArizonaSq.Ft.: 1430List Price: $109,000MLS # 4305218 Description: Del Webb Sun City Arizona home for sale.  Beautifully updated Sun City duplex. Must s...

By Sun City Grand Homes; Surprise AZ Real Estate and Homes,Josee Plant Long Realty West Valley, Arizona Retirement Communities Specialist
(Long Realty West Valley)
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  It gives me goose bumps to think that on January 1st, 2010, it will be 50 years since the opening of Sun City.  The theme for the year is "An Extraordinary Past----A Brilliant Future".  The goal is to recognize the year 2010 as the 50th Anniversary.  Having said that there will be year long ev...

By Jim Little, Your Sun City Arizona Realtor
(Ken Meade Realty)
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In the words of Bob Dylan, "the times, they are a changing". Sony created this you tube presentation about the rapid change in our world today. It is almost frightening in its scope. Little factoids such as CHINA is soon to have the largest ENGLISH speaking population in the world. INDIA has more...

By Jim Little, Your Sun City Arizona Realtor
(Ken Meade Realty)
Comments 4
Not my words, this is the headline from a Business Week writer, Marc Roth. His position, interest is at ~5% for a thirty year fixed loan. This is a historically low rate, the lowest in 40 years. You can read the original article HERE. In addition to the points Mr. Roth writes about, think of thes...

By Jim Little, Your Sun City Arizona Realtor
(Ken Meade Realty)
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The Arizona Commissioner of Real Estate has proposed some long needed changes. A new licensee will have to complete 15 hours of additional course work PLUS the increased 30 hours of continuing education within the 2 year period of their provisional license. (This is currently 24 hours) All licens...

By Harry F. D'Elia III, Investor , Mentor, GRI, Radio, CIPS, REOs, ABR
(RentVest)
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HOME BUYER TAX CREDIT EXTENDED TO FIRST TIME HOME BUYERS AND EXISTING HOME OWNERS SUN CITY, ARIZONA President Obama signed into law the extension for first time home buyer and existing home owner tax credit. The National Association of Realtors and other leading organizations lobbied for this law...

By Jim Little, Your Sun City Arizona Realtor
(Ken Meade Realty)
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This notice was sent to all agents who subscribe to the Arizona Regional MLS. SCAM ALERT: Check Your Vacant Listings A recent scam reported to ARMLS® involves tenants moving into a pending short sale listing. The surprised listing agent contacted the owner who had not rented the property to anyon...

By Jim Little, Your Sun City Arizona Realtor
(Ken Meade Realty)
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The U.S. Senate has TENATIVELY agreed to extend the home buyer tax credit. If the measure passes it will include a broader credit. More people will benefit. This measure, while hoped for, is NOT yet approved. Write your congressman folks. The House of Representatives in now looking at the Home Va...

By Jim Little, Your Sun City Arizona Realtor
(Ken Meade Realty)
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I finally got around to evaluating the Sun City Market by housing type. ie Single Family vs Condominium. I used six weeks of MLS data for this. (9/1/09-10/14/09) I have long felt that the single family home is more desirable to most of the buyers who come to Sun City, but have never done the anal...

By Jim Little, Your Sun City Arizona Realtor
(Ken Meade Realty)
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And, The Numbers For September Are: Active Listings as of 10/1/09  689 Average List Price $135,500 79 homes sold Absorption Rate 9 months Number of Single Family Homes for Sale 357 Number of Condos for Sale 332 Average Days on the Market 135 The Sales prices ranged from $46,900 to $470,000 with a...

By Bonnie Miller, Sun City AZ Real Estate
(Ken Meade Realty, Inc)
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Yesterday was "REALTOR'S Helping Seniors Day" in Sun City, Sun City West & Youngtown, AZ.  It was a wonderful day filled with many volunteer REALTORS, Affiliates, spouses and friends coming together to help some of our most forgotten citizens.  Seniors who are below poverty level.  Yes, they are ...

By Jim Little, Your Sun City Arizona Realtor
(Ken Meade Realty)
Comments 0
Yesterday, I finally got around to evaluating the Sun City Market by housing type. ie Single Family vs Condominium. I used the last six weeks of MLS data for this. (9/1/09-10/14/09) I have long felt that the single family home is more desirable to most of the buyers who come to Sun City, but have...

By Jim Little, Your Sun City Arizona Realtor
(Ken Meade Realty)
Comments 0
And, The Numbers For September Are: Active Listings as of 10/1/09  689 Average List Price $135,500 79 homes sold Absorption Rate 9 months Number of Single Family Homes for Sale 357 Number of Condos for Sale 332 Average Days on the Market 135 The Sales prices ranged from $46,900 to $470,000 with a...

By Jim Little, Your Sun City Arizona Realtor
(Ken Meade Realty)
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Sun City AZ was Del Webb’s first and premier age qualified community. Mr. Webb envisioned a community dedicated to the wants and needs of persons who were retired, or soon to retire. He knew these buyers were active and wanted to remain so. Sun City was built with a recreation center, (now 7) a g...

By Nikolai Riasnianski, Sun City, Sun City West, Arizona Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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  view other photos LocationSun City 38B Lot 1-32 Year Built1982 Bedrooms2 Bathroom1.75 Approx SQFT1,591   Description:  This lovely house is spacious and very affordable. It lies at the prestigious phase 3 with a parking like a courtyard setting and it is surrounded by a lot of mature trees with...

By Jim Little, Your Sun City Arizona Realtor
(Ken Meade Realty)
Comments 1
It is always a big thing in Sun City when Fall comes. Up in the northern areas of the country, you probably mark the day you first see geese heading south. Here in Sun City, we count the first Minnesota license plate sighted. It is a better measure of the season than the weather, which still is i...

By Kathy Anderson, Arizona Homes For Sale, Sun City Grand
(Arizona Luxury & Lifestyle Living)
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For people still mourning the closing of the Maricopa Events Center in Sun City West AZ, all is not lost! Sun City still has it's Sun Bowl Venue that looks to have a great line-up this fall. Just a sampling of things to come: Doo-Wop to Motown, Barbershop Quartets, the Bar D Wranglers from Durand...

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