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Sept. 4, 2018

It's NOT a bubble. The numbers said so.

"None of the experts are forecasting another big drop in Valley home values anytime soon.

But Tina Tamboer, senior housing analyst with Cromford, expects home prices to appreciate much more slowly and potentially flatten out this year.

She said Phoenix-area home prices could even dip next year, but only slightly.

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Jan. 12, 2018

5 Home Automation Tools You Didn’t Know You Needed

It’s 2018. Home automation has come a long way from uber expensive systems that took lots of wiring and money to harness. It’s easy to implement some of these tools for under $20. This video gives a brief overview of each.

How many of these could you use? If you ...

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Dec. 13, 2017

Home Decor... for looks & living

When was the last time you asked "how are you" and didn't hear a response involving the word "busy"??

We're all wrapped up in the minutia of doing more with less, the endless imbalance of work/life & trying to achieve all of these things to feel good ...

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Oct. 5, 2017

April 2017 Phoenix Real Estate Market Recap

In a nutshell, here’s a market recap of how real estate went down in April…

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Cromford Report: April 2017 Recap

“Seller Concessions Have Risen Despite Buyer Frenzy

For Buyers:
Buyers continue to find themselves in a frenzy of competition for homes as March recorded the highest number of non-distressed sales through ...

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May 10, 2017

April 2017 Phoenix Real Estate Market Recap

In a nutshell, here's a market recap of how real estate went down in April...

Cromford Report: April 2017 Recap Cromford Report: April 2017 Recap

"Seller Concessions Have Risen Despite Buyer Frenzy

For Buyers:
Buyers continue to find themselves in a frenzy of competition for homes as March recorded the highest number of non-distressed sales ...

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May 8, 2017

Real Estate Wire Fraud- The Struggle is REAL!!

Here's a quick video about wire fraud- what it is & how it can affect you.

QUICK NOTE: As I prepared to do this vlog, I received an email from an escrow officer in Las Vegas whose email signature had been swiped and slightly altered so the phone number ...

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March 23, 2017

What "Mortgage Rates Are Trending UP..." means for you in Spring 2017

"Mortgage rates are going up!"

Yeah........ I hear that a lot. But what does that mean and how does it affect you? Is the sky falling?? The short answer is "a little". The Federal Reserve lowered it's interest rate ("Fed Funds Rate") or the money banks pay to borrow money ...

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March 8, 2017

Real Estate Wire Fraud- The Struggle is REAL!!

Here’s a quick video about wire fraud- what it is & how it can affect you.

QUICK NOTE: As I prepared to do this vlog, I received an email from an escrow officer in Las Vegas whose email signature had been swiped and slightly altered so the phone number was ...

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Dec. 15, 2016

Trend Alert: Disappearing Property Gates

"Security" is a big buzz word these days...

I of all people am acutely aware of how much security impacts us. Even though you're probably thinking about your technology, I'm a Realtor®. I'm talking about security at your home.

I absolutely LOVE this concept- form & function to ...

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Oct. 11, 2016

Real Estate Opportunities in Metro Phoenix- October 2016

There are opportunities in EVERY market.

Think everyone lost during the Great Recession? Think again. Hedge funds and small-budget investors made out like bandits, even as many people lost the shirts off their backs. That said, there are opportunities to be had in the market today too. As of October ...

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