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24 01, 2020

2020 Homebuying Checklist

By |2020-01-24T04:00:16-07:00January 24th, 2020|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Some Highlights: If you’re thinking of buying a home, plan ahead and stay on the right track, starting with pre-approval. Being proactive about the homebuying process will help set you up for success in each step. Make sure to work with a trusted real estate professional along the way, to help guide you through the [...]

23 01, 2020

The #1 Reason It Is Difficult to Find Your Dream Home

By |2020-01-23T04:00:14-07:00January 23rd, 2020|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

The headlines in real estate today all revolve around one major point: there is a shortage of homes available for sale. Price appreciation is accelerating again because there is a shortage of homes available for sale. First-time buyers are taking longer to purchase a home because there is a shortage of homes available for sale [...]

22 01, 2020

How Buyers Can Win By Downsizing in 2020

By |2020-01-22T04:00:12-07:00January 22nd, 2020|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Home values have been increasing for 93 consecutive months, according to the National Association of Realtors. If you’re a homeowner, particularly one looking to downsize your living space, that’s great news, as you’ve likely built significant equity in your home. Here’s some more good news: mortgage rates are expected to remain low throughout 2020 at [...]

21 01, 2020

Homebuyers – The 2 Surprising Items They Really Want

By |2020-01-21T10:44:03-07:00January 21st, 2020|Buyers, Jane E Daley, Jeff Daley, Luxury Valley Homes Scottsdale, Scottsdale real estate Arizona, Scottsdale Real Estate Arizona|0 Comments

What people want in the home they buy Homebuyers - In a market where current inventory is low, it’s normal to think buyers might be willing to give up a few desirable features in their home search in order to make finding a house a little easier. Don’t be fooled, though – [...]

20 01, 2020

Make the Dream of Homeownership a Reality in 2020

By |2020-01-20T04:00:06-07:00January 20th, 2020|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

In 1963, Martin Luther King, Jr. led and inspired a powerful movement with his famous “I Have a Dream” speech. Through his passion and determination, he sparked interest, ambition, and courage in his audience. Today, reflecting on his message encourages many of us to think about our own dreams, goals, beliefs, and aspirations. For many [...]

17 01, 2020

Where Homebuyers Are Heading By Generation [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |2020-01-17T04:00:59-07:00January 17th, 2020|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Some Highlights: Whether capitalizing on job opportunities, affordability, or warm-weather places to retire, Americans are making moves to these top cities to take advantage of the strength in the current housing market. A strong economy and lower mortgage rates have made it easier for many would-be buyers to get into the market. According to realtor.com, [...]

16 01, 2020

Housing Inventory Vanishing: What Is the Impact on You?

By |2020-01-16T04:00:31-07:00January 16th, 2020|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

The real estate market is expected to do very well this year as mortgage rates remain at historic lows. One challenge to the housing industry is the lack of homes available for sale. Last week, move.com released a report showing that 2020 is beginning with the lowest available housing inventory in two years. The report [...]

15 01, 2020

Homes Are More Affordable Today, Not Less Affordable

By |2020-01-15T04:00:31-07:00January 15th, 2020|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

There’s a current narrative that owning a home today is less affordable than it has been in the past. The reason some are making this claim is because house prices have substantially increased over the last several years. It’s not, however, just the price of a home that matters. Homes, in most cases, are purchased [...]

13 01, 2020

Buying a Home Early Can Significantly Increase Future Wealth

By |2020-01-13T04:00:33-07:00January 13th, 2020|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

According to an Urban Institute study, homeowners who purchase a house before age 35 are better prepared for retirement at age 60. The good news is, our younger generations are strong believers in homeownership. According to a Freddie Mac survey, “The dream of homeownership is alive and well within “Generation Z,” the demographic cohort following Millennials. Our [...]