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23 06, 2017

Cost Rent vs. Buying in the US | LuxuryValleyHomes.com

By |June 23rd, 2017|Buyers, Jane and Jeff Daley, Jeff Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

  Cost Rent vs. Buying in the US Highlights: Historically, the choice between renting or buying a home has been a tough decision. Looking at the percentage of income needed to rent a median-priced home today (29.2%) vs. the percentage needed to buy a median-priced home (15.8%), the choice becomes obvious. Every market is different. [...]

20 06, 2017

Home Equity – How Much Equity Do You Have in Your Home?

By |June 20th, 2017|Buyers, Jane and Jeff Daley, Jeff Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Home Equity - CoreLogic’s latest Equity Report revealed that 91,000 properties regained equity in the first quarter of 2017. This is great news for the country, as 48.2 million of all mortgaged properties are now in a positive equity situation. Price Appreciation = Good News for Homeowners Frank Nothaft, CoreLogic’s Chief Economist, explains: “One million borrowers achieved positive equity over the [...]

19 06, 2017

Buying Means Cheaper Than Renting Now by 31.1 Percent

By |June 19th, 2017|Buyers, Jane and Jeff Daley, Jeff Daley, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Buying means cheaper - The results of the latest 12 Key Differences show that home ownership remains cheaper than renting with a traditional 30-year fixed rate mortgage in the 100 largest metro areas in the United States. Stats actually show that the range is an average of 3.5% less expensive in San Jose (CA), all the way [...]

15 06, 2017

Are Home Prices Approaching Bubble Territory?

By |June 15th, 2017|Buyers, Jane and Jeff Daley, Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Are home prices approaching bubble territory - As home values continue to rise, some are questioning whether we are approaching another housing bubble. Zillow just reported that: “National home values have surpassed the peak hit during the housing bubble and are at their highest value in more than a decade.” Though that statement is correct, [...]

11 06, 2017

69 Percent Buyers Wrong About Down Payment Needs – Luxury Valley Homes Scottsdale

By |June 11th, 2017|Buyers, Jane and Jeff Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

69 percent buyers wrong - According to a recent survey conducted by Genworth Financial Inc. at the Annual Mortgage Bankers’ Association Secondary Market Conference, mortgage professionals say that first-time buyers still believe a 20% down payment is necessary to buy in today’s market. 69 Percent Buyers Wrong Nearly 40% of mortgage industry professionals surveyed believe that a lack of knowledge [...]

1 06, 2017

Fix These 10 Things: They Are Hurting Your Home’s Value | Scottsdale AZ

By |June 1st, 2017|Home Maintenance, Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona, Sellers|0 Comments

Fix these 10 things - There are a lot of things you can't control in the home-selling process. You can't force people to come see your home or make an offer on it. But you can make sure to take care of some easy repairs that would otherwise turn off prospective buyers. Look around and [...]

19 05, 2017

New Construction: The Number One Answer to the Housing Shortage

By |May 19th, 2017|Buyers, Jeff Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

New construction - The biggest challenge to today’s housing market is the shortage of housing inventory for sale. A normal market would see a six-month supply of homes for sale. Currently, that number is below four months. This is the major reason home prices have continued to appreciate at higher levels than historic averages. The [...]

16 05, 2017

Making an Offer? – Effective Tips for Success: ScottsdaleRealEstateArizona.com

By |May 16th, 2017|Buyers, Finance, Jane E Daley, Jeff Daley, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Making an Offer? So, you’ve been searching for that perfect house to call a ‘home,’ and you finally found one! The price is right, and in such a competitive market, you want to make sure that you make a good offer so that you can guarantee that your dream of making this house yours comes true! [...]

28 04, 2017

Lost Dutchman State Park | There Are Many Attractions to Enjoy

By |April 28th, 2017|Community Information, Entertainment, Jane and Jeff Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Lost Dutchman State Park - Looking for a wellness retreat? You can find it in Scottsdale, Arizona Niebrugge Images / Alamy Stock Photo There are many attractions along the Scottsdale waterfront. Scottsdale Waterfront Looking for a wellness retreat? Try the Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Spa for a little rest and relaxation, with the majestic Camelback Mountain as the [...]

26 04, 2017

List Your Home Today – 3 Charts That Show You Why: Scottsdale Real Estate Arizona

By |April 26th, 2017|Jane and Jeff Daley, Jeff Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona, Sellers|0 Comments

List Your Home Today - In school, we all learned the theory of supply and demand. When the demand for an item is greater than the supply of that item, the price will surely rise. List Your Home Today SUPPLY The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently reported that the inventory of homes for sale [...]