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April 22, 2022
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Steps to Pre-Qualify for a Home Loan

Buying a home can be fun and exciting, but you’ll need to pre-qualify for a home loan unless you’re paying cash for your purchase. There are definite steps to preparing your finances for this process, and while it seems like a lot of work, and it can be, it will pay off when you are ready to purchase your new home. Why Do I Need to Pre-Qualify for a Loan? […]
April 1, 2022
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The Amazing Impact of Novus Innovation Corridor on ASU

Welcome to the Novus Innovation Corridor: Arizona is one of the nation’s most future-forward and innovative states. It is home to the “Most Innovative University” in the country and some of the fastest-growing economic hubs like the Novus Innovation Corridor. Novus is a massive development in Tempe, and it has an incredible impact on the university, the city, and its surrounding area.  Located at the NE part of campus, the corridor […]
March 15, 2022
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Busting 5 Myths About Home Buying

The first time you buy a house can be one of the most exciting and stressful times of your adult life. That said, you will hear advice that is, at best, inaccurate. But, don’t worry! We’re here to help you every step of the way. These myths about home buying can make the process more stressful than it should be, so here’s a guide to help bust some of the most […]
March 1, 2022
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What The Future Looks Like In Price Road Corridor

Chandler, AZ is home to one of the fastest-growing corporate spaces in the country. It is home to the Price Road Corridor, which houses several tech companies and provides over 40,000 jobs to the area.  It’s a region that could become another Silicon Valley, and we are seeing it ramp up at a breakneck pace. As more companies establish and expand their presence here, many wonder what the future looks […]
December 10, 2021
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Sellers Watching Potential Home Buyers

Are home sellers watching potential home buyers? Would that be a little creepy or do you think it is perfectly normal? Many people have different opinions about this topic. One thing is for sure, it is becoming a VERY common occurrance. Not long ago, it would be pretty uncommon for a seller to record your every move or your seemingly private conversations while you are touring their home with your […]
May 30, 2021

How It’s Always Been Done

I love the “new” narrative from so many real estate industry experts. It goes something like this: The industry is changing. Embrace it. “That’s how it’s always been done” will put you right outta business! There’s a whole bunch of people in the real estate industry who are trying to have a race to the bottom. They want to “make it easier” and “more efficient” for buyers and sellers, while […]
October 13, 2020
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The Market Always Knows The Price

In good markets and bad, the market always knows the price. It always has, it always will. While the big talk in the local real estate industry continues to talk about “low inventory” and high demand, there are other people out there waiting for the big crash… I wish I had a shiny crystal ball to say exactly what the future holds for us, but I don’t. One thing that […]
August 28, 2020
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Postino Opening September 16th in South Tempe

It’s true! Postino is scheduled to open SOON in South Tempe! Lauren Saria at the Arizona Republic recently broke the news that Postino is finally coming to South Tempe after months of research, speculation and anticipation. Lauren tells us that the highly anticpated Postino will open on September 16th, 2020. **Update: They have decided to push that up. The new Postino will be opening on 9/14/20 at 11am. Where is […]
May 2, 2020
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Are Homes Selling During the COVID19 Shut Down?

Many people are wondering the same thing. “Are homes selling during the COVID19 chaos?” My answer is yes. In fact, many are still selling very quickly. Three very recent listings of ours show that there is a real need and a demand for housing. List date 4/23 – Under contract in one day (Home in Las Sendas) List date 4/29 – Under contract in two days, offer was day 1. […]