Last year was one for the real estate history books. The pandemic helped usher in a buying frenzy that caused home prices to soar nationwide by a record 19.9% between August 2020 and August 2021.1 However, there were signs in the fourth quarter that the red-hot housing market was beginning to simmer down. In the month of … [Read more...] about A Return to Normal? The State of Real Estate in 2022
Every year, it seems the holidays sneak up on us—and every year, that brings with it the dreaded last-minute gift panic. Finding a present that hits all the right notes can be surprisingly stressful, even when it comes to people you’ve known for years. But have no fear! We’ve lined up a list of unique gifts for every “type” … [Read more...] about 20 Unique Home Gifts for Every Person on Your List
Today, Arizona homebuyers are facing a huge dilemma. There simply aren’t enough homes for sale.1 The Phoenix market is set to remain a seller's market in the next 12 months. In Phoenix metro, inventory grew 3.6% in August but is still down 12% over the past year. The supply of active listings is at an all-time low. 15 In … [Read more...] about New Build or Existing Home: Which One Is Right for You?
According to the FBI, more than one million burglaries are committed in the United States each year, with victims suffering an estimated $3 billion in combined property losses.1 Fortunately, there are some proven tactics you can use to decrease your likelihood of a home invasion. The city of Phoenix reported about 7,400 … [Read more...] about Shut Down Home Intruders With These 7 Safety Strategies
Are you ready to live the good life in Arizona while residing in one of the most lovely properties in the Encanterra community? This 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom Monaco model has a private den which can be used to make a third sleeping space. With two outdoor living spaces, you will have plenty of room to relax and enjoy the … [Read more...] about Outdoor Living at its Best in this Queen Creek
From the moment you arrive, you will see the care and attention taken to present this one of a kind property. From the paver patio, den with custom built in, gourmet kitchen and expertly appointed bedrooms and living spaces, you will see the design touches that make this home a true dream home. This home is the very popular … [Read more...] about Interior Designer Dream Home in Queen Creek
Selling your home when you still need to shop for a new one can feel daunting to even the most seasoned homeowner––especially when the demand for new homes keeps rising, but the supply feels like it's dwindling.¹ You're not alone either if you're already feeling drained by the complex logistics of trying to sell and buy a new … [Read more...] about 9 Tips for Buying and Selling Your Home at the Same Time
It's the old supply-and-demand predicament: Home sales in the U.S. continue at a torrid pace, but the availability of listings remains limited. Buoyed by historically low mortgage rates, buyers keep shopping for homes, reducing the available inventory and sparking a rise in home prices across the country. … [Read more...] about Phoenix-Area Real Estate Market: 5 Factors That Reveal Where it’s Really Headed