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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 [...]

6 08, 2016

Mortgage Rates August 2016: Near Low | ScottsdaleRealEstateArizona.com

By |August 6th, 2016|Buyers, Finance, Jane E Daley, Jeff Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|5 Comments

Mortgage Rates August 2016: Average fixed mortgage rates declined after nudging slightly higher for three consecutive weeks, according to the recently released Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®). Mortgage Rates August 2016 The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 3.43 percent with an average 0.5 point for the week ending August 4, 2016, down from [...]

2 08, 2016

Want a Home: What Does a Home Mean to You?

By |August 2nd, 2016|Buyers, Jane E Daley, Jeff Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|2 Comments

Want a Home - No matter what shape or size your living space is, the concept and feeling of home can mean different things to different people. Whether it's a certain scent or a favorite chair, the emotional reasons why we choose to buy our own home are, more often than not, the more powerful or [...]

25 07, 2016

Low Cost Tweaks: Selling Your Home Faster | Scottsdale Real Estate

By |July 25th, 2016|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale Real Estate, Scottsdale real estate Arizona, Sellers|0 Comments

Low Cost Tweaks to Help Your Home Sell Ten Low Cost Tweaks to Help Your Home Sell Low Costs Tweaks - Put these inexpensive but invaluable fixes on your to-do list before you put your home on the market Many homeowners won’t even consider listing their home, because they can’t afford extensive remodeling [...]