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25 08, 2020

Builders & Realtors Agree: Real Estate Is Back

By |2020-08-25T03:00:32-07:00August 25th, 2020|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

When shelter-in-place orders brought the economy to a screeching halt earlier this year, many believed the residential housing market would follow suit. Countless analysts predicted buyer demand would disappear and home values would depreciate for the first time in almost a decade. That, however, didn’t happen. It appears the opposite is taking place. After the [...]

24 08, 2020

The Top Reasons People Are Moving This Year

By |2020-08-24T03:00:24-07:00August 24th, 2020|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Today, Americans are moving for a variety of different reasons. The current health crisis has truly re-shaped our lifestyles and our needs. Spending extra time where we currently live is enabling many families to re-evaluate what homeownership means and what they find most important in a home. According to Zillow: “In 2020, homes went from [...]

21 08, 2020

Ask a Pro About Buying a Home [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |2020-08-21T03:00:03-07:00August 21st, 2020|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Some Highlights According to trending data, searches for key real estate topics are skyrocketing online. Clearly, lots of people have questions about buying a home, and other topics related to the process. Working with a trusted real estate professional will help you create the most personalized and helpful experience. Let’s connect so you have the [...]

20 08, 2020

Forbearance Numbers Are Lower than Expected

By |2020-08-20T03:00:21-07:00August 20th, 2020|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Originally, some housing industry analysts were concerned that the mortgage forbearance program (which allows families to delay payments to a later date) could lead to an increase in foreclosures when forbearances end. Some even worried that we might relive the 2006-2008 housing crash all over again. Once you examine the data, however, that seems unlikely. [...]

19 08, 2020

Just How Strong Is the Housing Recovery?

By |2020-08-19T03:00:26-07:00August 19th, 2020|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

The residential real estate market has definitely been the shining light in this country’s current economic situation. All-time low mortgage rates coupled with a new appreciation of what a home truly means has caused the housing market to push forward through this major health crisis. Let’s look at two measures that explain the resilience of [...]

18 08, 2020

Sellers Are Returning to the Housing Market

By |2020-08-18T03:00:34-07:00August 18th, 2020|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

In today’s housing market, it can be a big challenge for buyers to find homes to purchase, as the number of houses for sale is far below the current demand. Now, however, we’re seeing sellers slowly starting to come back into the market, a bright spark for potential buyers. Javier Vivas, Director of Economic Research [...]

14 08, 2020

Mortgage Rates & Payments by Decade [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |2020-08-14T03:00:01-07:00August 14th, 2020|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Some Highlights Sometimes it helps to see the dollars and cents you’ll save when you purchase a home while mortgage rates are low. Today’s low rates mean it’s less expensive to borrow money, so the savings over the life of your loan is significant. Let’s connect to determine the best way to position your family [...]

13 08, 2020

Homes Are More Affordable Right Now Than They Have Been in Years

By |2020-08-13T03:00:32-07:00August 13th, 2020|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Today, home prices are appreciating. When we hear prices are going up, it’s normal to think a home will cost more as the trend continues. The way the housing market is positioned today, however, low mortgage rates are actually making homes more affordable, even as prices rise. Here’s why. According to the Mortgage Monitor Report [...]

12 08, 2020

Why Foreclosures Won’t Crush the Housing Market Next Year

By |2020-08-12T03:00:37-07:00August 12th, 2020|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

With the strength of the current housing market growing every day and more Americans returning to work, a faster-than-expected recovery in the housing sector is already well underway. Regardless, many are still asking the question: will we see a wave of foreclosures as a result of the current crisis? Thankfully, research shows the number of [...]