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26 09, 2016

Home Sales: Soften Further in August 2016 – Scottsdale Real Estate

By |September 26th, 2016|Finance, Jane and Jeff Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Real Estate Market, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Home sales eased up in August for the second consecutive month despite mortgage rates near record lows as higher home prices and not enough inventory for sale kept some would-be buyers at bay, according to the National Association of Realtors®. Only the Northeast region saw a monthly increase in closings in August, where inventory is [...]

5 09, 2016

Homes Sold: Yesterday – Did Yours? – ScottsdaleRealEstateArizona.com

By |September 5th, 2016|Jane and Jeff Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona, Sellers|1 Comment

Homes Sold - There are some homeowners that have been waiting for months to get a price they hoped for when they originally listed their house for sale. The only thing they might want to consider is... If it hasn't sold yet, maybe it's not priced properly. Homes Sold After all, 14,767 houses sold yesterday, 14,767 will sell today and [...]

3 09, 2016

House Bubble: Definitely Not – ScottsdaleRealEstateArizona.com

By |September 3rd, 2016|Buyers, Jane and Jeff Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona, Sellers|3 Comments

House Bubble - There are some industry pundits claiming that residential home values have risen too quickly and that current levels are on the verge of another housing bubble. It is easy to see how this thinking has taken form if we look at a graph of home prices from 2000 to today. House Bubble [...]

23 08, 2016

Mortgage Myths: 2 That May Be Holding Back Buyers – Scottsdale Homes

By |August 23rd, 2016|Buyers, Jane and Jeff Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale Homes, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|3 Comments

Mortgage Myths - Fannie Mae’s study revealed that Americans are misinformed about what is required to qualify for a mortgage when purchasing a home. ¹ Breaking The Mortgage Myths Fannie Mae Key Survey Findings There is a significant lack of understanding about minimum mortgage qualification criteria not only among consumers in general but, [...]

22 08, 2016

Rent-Buy: You Are Paying a Mortgage: ScottsdaleRealEstateArizona.com

By |August 22nd, 2016|Buyers, Finance, Jane E Daley, Jeff Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Rent-Buy: Unless you're paying cash for a home you have a mortgage to pay each month. There are some people that have not purchased a home because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize that, unless you are living with your parents rent free, you are paying a mortgage [...]

19 08, 2016

Make Over Projects – Deck Upgrades Under $300 Dollars: Scottsdale Real Estate

By |August 19th, 2016|Home Improvement, Jane E Daley, Jeff Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|1 Comment

Make Over Projects - Want to upgrade your deck but watching your budget? Here are 5 easy deck makeover ideas, many well under $300. If you'd rather hide inside rather than hang out on your tired-looking deck, you need an upgrade. Make Over Projects Here are five ways to transform it back to its fun self. [...]

19 08, 2016

Make Over Projects – Page 2: ScottsdaleRealEstateArizona.com

By |August 19th, 2016|Around the House, Home Improvement, Jane E Daley, Jeff Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|1 Comment

Make Over Projects - Page 2 (continue from page 1) Faux Painted Deck 4. Paint a Faux Floor Rug on Your Decking Make Over Projects - Page 2: Punch up a boring old deck with a faux rug. This is a fairly low-cost project with a big wow factor, and one you can [...]

18 08, 2016

2005 Again No – Stats That Prove It: ScottsdaleRealEstateArizona.com

By |August 18th, 2016|Buyers, Jane E Daley, Jeff Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona, Sellers|0 Comments

2005 Again No - Recent research by the National Association of Realtors (NAR) examined certain red flags that caused the housing crisis in 2005, and then compared them to today's real estate market. Today, we want to concentrate on four of those red flags. Price to Rent Ratio Price to Income Ratio Mortgage Transactions House Flipping [...]

12 08, 2016

Home Office Trend: How Will It Affect Scottsdale Real Estate?

By |August 12th, 2016|Buyers, Jane E Daley, Jeff Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Market Trends, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|1 Comment

Home Office Trend - The rise of the internet and increased telecommunication abilities have led to more and more people working from home. It’s now thought that freelancers working from a home office brings $715 annually to the US economy, and many more of us divide our time between working from home and working from a [...]

9 08, 2016

Home Sales Up: Almost in Every Price Range Over $100,000 Dollars

By |August 9th, 2016|Buyers, Finance, Jane E Daley, Jeff Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona, Sellers|0 Comments

Home Sales Rising - The National Association of Realtors’ most recent Existing Home Sales Report revealed that home sales were up rather dramatically over last year in five of the six price ranges they measure. Home Sales Rising Homes priced between $100-250K showed a modest increase at 3.4%. This not only points to the lower inventory [...]