Market Updates

Jan. 31, 2021

Video: 2020 In Review: Phoenix/Scottsdale Real Estate Recap & 2021 Trends

What does a bathtub have to do with Metro Phoenix real estate? Watch Camille Swanson of Realty Executives - Paradise Valley, AZ as she reviews the 2020 Phoenix/Scottsdale real estate market & find out. Hear what changed & how, who were the winners & losers & get a glimpse into ...

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Aug. 5, 2020

How COVID-19 Will Change Residential Home Design

Not all change is bad. Some change is helpful & excruciatingly necessary.

We’re already see how differently we use our homes today than at the end of Feb. 2020- a mere 5 months ago. Who knew how radically these changes would be forced upon us, how we’d embrace them (because ...

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May 2, 2020

Video: What now? Phoenix Real Estate in a COVID-19 World

It took much longer than I wanted to address the impact of COVID-19. Beyond real estate, it impacted me, everyone I knew & the whole world. I'm not often speechless, but this was one of those rare occasions.

I created this presentation to give my friends & clients a look ...

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July 31, 2017

Curious About Local Real Estate?

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Curious about local real estate? So are we! Every month we review trends in our real estate market and consider the number of homes on the market in each price tier, the amount of time particular homes have been listed for sale, specific neighborhood ...

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May 6, 2014

Phoenix/Scottsdale Market Activity by Price Range

I thought this was a great chart from the Cromford Report published on Saturday, 5/3/14:

"Let us examine the contract ratio by price range to see which sectors are warming up and which are cooling off. This is for single family detached homes and compares May 1, 2014 ...

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April 25, 2014

Mid-Spring 2014 Phoenix/Scottsdale Market Checkup

After a lackluster start, we're seeing improvement and even though most of the valley is still in a "buyer's market", things maybe inching slowly back to balance. See for yourself:

Cromford Report- Supply, Market & Demand Indices

As a reminder, the Cromford Market Index is defined as "a value that provides a short term forecast ...

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Jan. 31, 2014

An End to the Robust Metro Phoenix "Seller's Market"?

The last 2 years, 2012 & 2013 were much better years than sellers had seen since the housing bust. While multiple offers and sales for over list price were common even though we hadn't regained all the ground we'd lost since ~2006, sellers who had been watching from ...

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Jan. 9, 2014

What to expect in Spring 2014?

2014?If you're buying or selling real estate in spring 2014, there are a few things you should know.

Our friends at the Cromford Report recently reported a new low on 1/14/14 of pending listings of -42.1% (year over year). This means the number of homes going ...

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Dec. 5, 2012

Maricopa County, AZ 2013 Real Estate Outlook

I think now that elections are for the most part over (except where the last of the provisional ballots are still being counted here in Maricopa County), most folks have some expectation of what comes next.  The mortgage interest deduction is likely to stick around, unless it also gets ...

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