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Tips for getting your Arizona home ready to list and sell

A Major part of selling is the presentation of your home. Many Arizona real estate agents will tell you it’s a seller’s market, but what about all those low value deals you are hearing about? How can you compete? Presentation, pricing and giving options to the buyers. Plus you need to be especially conscientious of …

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Why is Lease Option so popular right now?

What the newest trend in the Metro Phoenix Housing community? Many real estate investors are buying homes to lease option to otherwise unqualified buyers. It’s really a win-win program as long as you are getting a home that you love and want to live in while you are getting your credit in line for purchasing the Arizona Lease Option …

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Peoria Arizona and West Valley Short Sales

As a Realtor in the West Valley we work directly with homeowners helping them to negotiate short sales in Peoria, Glendale, Surprise, Waddell and the West Valley. We are continuing to see Peoria AZ homeowners place their listings on the market even though they are upside down on what they owe to the bank. By …

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Getting your home ready to sell in Glendale, Peoria or Surprise, Arizona

Tips for Preparing your Home for selling in Arizona Tips for Showcasing Your Arizona Home A Major part of selling is the presentation of your Metro Phoenix Home.   Many Arizona real estate agents will tell you it’s now a Seller’s Market!! There are fewer homes on the market that are not short sale properties so …

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Lessons Learned When Buying Auction Property

I’ve always been interested in property, having completed studies in interior design and have had a few lucky purchases when it comes to houses. I picked up a bargain with my first house, an ex-local authority end terraced place that I purchased for an absolute snip. After the usual updates eg. new kitchen, bathroom and …

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Short Sale Investing: Guidelines on Both a Buyer and a Homeowner’s Perspective

The cost of maintaining a real estate property is indeed treated an expense that must be spread over the asset’s useful life even if it depreciates. In real estate, when you shed a sum for maintenance, repairs, and other property necessities to be used to generate sales, you treat the item as an expense. Let’s …

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Avoid Top Ten Mistakes Made by Real Estate Investors

Real estate investment is perhaps one of the most lucrative forms of investment today. But it is also equally risk bound especially when one is not well versed with the trends and nuances of the real estate market. So if you are contemplating on investing in real estate, it is best to avoid costly mistakes in real estate investment …

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The Truth about Mortgage Rates

The best rumors have the longest staying power, and the untruths about the connection between Bank of Canada interest rate cuts and mortgage rates is a prime example. Why? Well, though Bank of Canada interest rate cuts do affect the financial industry, they do not affect every segment of the financial sector; some segments are directly affected, …

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The Flexibility you Need: Benefits of Home Equity Lines of Credit

You may wonder what the differences between home equity loans and home equity lines of credit are. Home Equity When you have a mortgage on your home but the value of the property exceeds the amount owed, the difference between the outstanding debt and the property value is referred as Home Equity. This remaining property value can be used to guarantee …

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