Market update June 2015

For Buyers: The month of May continued to be extremely competitive and frustrating for buyers under $300,000 where there is little for sale within the most populated areas of Maricopa County.  It was a better experience for those buyers looking over $300,000 and those in the outlying areas where inventory is more abundant.  For frustrated […]

Home Maintenance Tips

Did you know that regular maintenance to a home helps increase your property value?  Regular maintenance can also extend the life of your appliances and reduce electric and gas costs.  Here are a few tips: Drain your water heater – Over the course of a year, hard water sediment tends to collect at the bottom […]

4 incredible tax breaks for homeowners!

  Closing Cost Deductions – Are you a new homeowner? Congratulations! Along with the joy of painting, yard work and plumbing you now have some new tax considerations this year.  The first year you buy your home, you are able to claim the points (also sometimes called origination fees)  on your loan, no matter whether they […]

3 Bedroom Homes in Gilbert under 300k

Did you know that because Gilbert is thriving in business and leisure activities, Gilbert has become a Best Place to Live in the United States as ranked by CNN/Money Magazine? Gilbert has also been ranked the 2nd Safest City in the United States. Click the link to view homes priced under 300k!

Pre-Qualified vs. Pre-approved

Pre-approval or pre-qualification? Many new home buyers ask, “What’s the difference?”           A pre-qualification is an informal estimate of how much you can afford for a house. Your lender uses the information you provide about your income, finances, and credit history to make an educated guess about your ability to buy […]