10 07, 2024

The Price of Perfection: Don’t Wait for the Perfect Home

By |2024-07-10T03:30:00-07:00July 10th, 2024|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

In life, patience is a virtue – but in the world of homebuying, waiting too long in hopes of finding the perfect home actually isn't wise. That’s because the pursuit of perfection comes at a cost. And in this case, that cost may be delaying your dream of homeownership. As Bankrate explains:“One of the most [...]

9 07, 2024

Why Your Asking Price Matters Even More Right Now

By |2024-07-09T03:30:00-07:00July 9th, 2024|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

If you’re thinking about selling your house, here’s something you really need to know. Even though it’s still a seller’s market today, you can’t pick just any price for your listing.While home prices are still appreciating in most areas, they’re climbing at a slower pace because higher mortgage rates are putting a squeeze on buyer [...]

8 07, 2024

Not a Crash: 3 Graphs That Show How Today’s Inventory Differs from 2008

By |2024-07-08T03:30:00-07:00July 8th, 2024|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Even if you didn't own a home at the time, you probably remember the housing crisis in 2008. That crash impacted the lives of countless people, and many now live with the worry that something like that could happen again. But rest easy, because things are different than they were back then. As Business Insider [...]

4 07, 2024

Homeownership: The Heart of the American Dream

By |2024-07-04T03:30:00-07:00July 4th, 2024|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Everyone’s vision for the future is personal and unique. But for many, common goals include success, freedom, and prosperity — values closely tied to having your own home and the iconic feeling of achieving the American Dream.A recent survey by Bankrate reveals exactly that: homeownership is still a part of the American Dream. The results [...]

3 07, 2024

Homeowners Gained $28K in Equity over the Past Year

By |2024-07-03T03:30:00-07:00July 3rd, 2024|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

If you own a home, your net worth has probably gone up a lot over the past year. Home prices have been rising, which means you're building equity much faster than you might think. Here’s how it works.Equity is the current value of your home minus what you owe on the loan.Over the past year, [...]

2 07, 2024

Real Estate Still Holds the Title of Best Long-Term Investment

By |2024-07-02T03:30:00-07:00July 2nd, 2024|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

With all the headlines circulating about home prices and mortgage rates, you may be asking yourself if it still makes sense to buy a home right now, or if it’s better to keep renting. Here’s some information that could help put your mind at ease by showing that investing in a home is still a powerful [...]

1 07, 2024

What To Do When Your House Didn’t Sell

By |2024-07-01T03:30:00-07:00July 1st, 2024|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

If your listing expired and your house didn’t sell, it’s totally natural to feel a mix of frustration and disappointment. And as you’re working through that, you’re probably also wondering what went wrong and what you should do next.If you still need to move and want to get it back on the market, here are [...]

28 06, 2024

Housing Market Forecast for the 2nd Half of 2024 [INFOGRAPHIC]

By |2024-06-28T03:30:00-07:00June 28th, 2024|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Some HighlightsWondering what the second half of the year holds for the housing market? Here’s what expert forecasts say. Home prices are expected to climb moderately. Mortgage rates are forecast to come down slightly. And, home sales are projected to hold steady.If you have questions about what to expect for the rest of the year, [...]

27 06, 2024

The Difference Between an Inspection and an Appraisal

By |2024-06-27T03:30:00-07:00June 27th, 2024|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

When you decide to buy your first home, you may come across a number of terms and conditions you’re not familiar with. While you may have a general idea of what an inspection is, maybe you’re not sure why you need one or how it’s different from an appraisal. To keep it simple, here’s an [...]

26 06, 2024

Focus on Time in the Market, Not Timing the Market

By |2024-06-26T03:30:00-07:00June 26th, 2024|Jane E Daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Scottsdale real estate Arizona|0 Comments

Should you buy a home now or should you wait? That’s a big question on many people’s minds today. And while what timing is right for you will depend on a lot of other personal factors, here’s something you may not have considered.If you’re able to buy at today’s rates and prices, it may be [...]

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