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19 02, 2021

Home Mortgage Rates by Decade [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |2021-02-19T04:00:11-07:00February 19th, 2021|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Some Highlights Mortgage interest rates have dropped considerably over the past year, and compared to what we’ve seen in recent decades, it’s a great time to buy a home. Locking in a low rate today could save you thousands of dollars over the lifetime of your home loan, but these low rates may not last [...]

18 02, 2021

Will Low Mortgage Rates Continue through 2021?

By |2021-02-18T04:00:42-07:00February 18th, 2021|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

With mortgage interest rates hitting record lows so many times recently, some are wondering if we’ll see low rates continue throughout 2021, or if they’ll start to rise. Recently, Freddie Mac released their quarterly forecast, noting: “The average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage hit a record low over a dozen times in 2020 and the low interest [...]

17 02, 2021

3 Ways Home Equity Can Have a Major Impact on Your Life

By |2021-02-17T04:00:39-07:00February 17th, 2021|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

There have been a lot of headlines reporting on how homeowner equity (the difference between the current market value of your home and the amount you owe on your mortgage) has dramatically increased over the past few years. CoreLogic indicated that equity increased for the average homeowner by $17,000 in the last year alone. ATTOM [...]

16 02, 2021

Millennials: Is It Time to Buy a Bigger Home?

By |2021-02-16T04:00:19-07:00February 16th, 2021|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

In today’s housing market, all eyes are on millennials. Not only are millennials the largest generation, but they’re also currently between 25 and 40 years old. These are often considered prime homebuying years when many people begin to form their own households and invest in real estate. If you’re like many millennials who are spending [...]

15 02, 2021

3 Ways You’ll Win When You Buy a Home This Year

By |2021-02-15T04:00:01-07:00February 15th, 2021|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

There are so many great reasons to purchase a home, and over the past year, we’ve realized more of them than we ever thought possible. If you’re a first-time homebuyer, having a home of your own can give you a greater sense of security and accomplishment in a time that’s largely uncertain. If you’re a [...]

13 02, 2021

Buying Land – Look Before You Leap

By |2021-02-13T11:21:25-07:00February 13th, 2021|Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Buying Land - Have you found yourself dreaming of your own Walden Pond lately? Whether you're looking to build a luxury retreat or you just want a natural escape, the dream of scooping up an undervalued piece of land is an understandable one. But before you break out the flannel, it's important [...]

12 02, 2021

Why It’s Easy to Fall in Love with Homeownership [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |2021-02-12T04:00:48-07:00February 12th, 2021|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Some Highlights Homeownership provides comfort, stability, and security, and it makes you feel more connected to your community. Your home is something to be proud of and is uniquely yours, so you can customize it to your heart’s desire. If you’re ready to fall in love with a home of your own, let’s connect to [...]

11 02, 2021

47% of New Buyers Surprised by How Affordable Homes Are Today

By |2021-02-11T04:00:11-07:00February 11th, 2021|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Headlines matter. Right now, it’s hard to read about real estate without seeing a headline that suggests homes have become unaffordable for most Americans. In reality, there’s hard evidence that shows how owning a home is more affordable than renting in most parts of the country, as record-low interest rates are keeping monthly mortgage payments [...]

10 02, 2021

The Luxury Market Is Attracting Buyers in 2021

By |2021-02-10T04:00:40-07:00February 10th, 2021|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

As more people continue to identify their changing needs this year, some are turning to the upscale housing sector for more space or finer features. In their most recent Luxury Market Report, the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing (ILHM) shares: “In a snapshot of 2020, despite the devasting effects of the coronavirus pandemic, the luxury [...]

9 02, 2021

3 Reasons We’re Definitely Not in a Housing Bubble

By |2021-02-09T04:00:46-07:00February 9th, 2021|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Home values appreciated by about ten percent in 2020, and they’re forecast to appreciate by about five percent this year. This has some voicing concern that we may be in another housing bubble like the one we experienced a little over a decade ago. Here are three reasons why this market is totally different. 1. [...]