Home prices in Phoenix AZ have increased more than 20 percent year of year as reported by Standard & Poor’s/Case Shiller index reports and the Cromford Report. Cities in Arizona with the highest increase include Scottsdale (up 9%), Paradise Valley (up 12%), Cave Creek (up 19%), Carefree (up 1%), Fountain Hills (up 10%) and Gold Canyon (up 10%).
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“Green” is the buzzword these days in regard to just about everything: cars, cleaning products, food, and, even in real estate. Everyone wants to save money and one of the easiest ways to do so without putting forth too much effort is to add some “green features” to a home. An eco-friendly house is different from an average house in… Continue reading
Now could be the perfect time to invest in Arizona’s real estate market. Arizona’s job market continues to improve, which could add new fuel to the recovering housing market in Arizona.
With new jobs and more security, the housing market is bound to move into overdrive. With continued job growth, the demand for more housing will continue to improve and… Continue reading
Although Arizona’s Real Estate market remains unpredictable, Phoenix and Mesa home owners have some of the smallest property tax obligations in the nation. Home owners in Mesa and Phoenix Arizona pay the second and fourth lowest property taxes of any major metropolitan area. Mesa homeowners pay an of 0.5 percent and Phoenix homeowners pay only 0.7 percent. For all of… Continue reading
Although the year started off sluggish, home sales doubled in February and March and folks are again buying homes in the Phoenix Metro area. New home sales are up and re-sales are down. Gilbert AZ and Chandler AZ showed increases of almost 7% for new homes, and subdivisions in the city of Maricopa, once the most distressed areas,… Continue reading
Ask any real estate professional and they will tell you that, at some point in the past decade, they have been approached by someone calling himself an investor and asked to submit a large quantity of offers to purchase property. If you’ve ever had insomnia you may have switched on the TV late at night and seen one of the… Continue reading