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Congratulations on your closing – Patricia Garcia and Emily Duarte

Congratulations on your closing – Patricia Garcia and Emily Duarte Our team was very grateful working with these two amazing agents on this transaction. What a quick and seamless process! Always a pleasure working with two fantastic agents. Congratulations on your closing – Patricia Garcia and Emily Duarte! #Patriciagarcia, #Realtyexecutives, #Emilyduarte, #Kellerwilliamsphx, #Kellerwilliams,  #Chandler, #ChandlerAZ, #Chandlerhomes, […]

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HOME VALUES RISING ACROSS MARICOPA COUNTY

HOME VALUES RISING ACROSS MARICOPA COUNTY: May 2nd, 2012 Statistics continue to show that home values are starting to recover across Phoenix and Maricopa County. Low inventory and high demand are pushing up values.  Many buyers are finding the need to put in offers quickly, as a home can have multiple offers the first day […]

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BANKS ACCEPTING MORE SHORT SALES IN MARICOPA COUNTY, ARIZONA

BANKS ACCEPTING MORE DISTRESSED SALES IN MARICOPA COUNTY March 2nd, 2012 When the housing bubble first burst in Arizona, most banks were taking back delinquent properties versus working with home owner’s to sell their property at a loss.  Recent statistics show that banks are more and more likely to accept a short sale or sell […]

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AUGUST 2011 – PHOENIX, ARIZONA’S HOUSING NUMBERS:

October 10th, 2011 PHOENIX, ARIZONA’S AUGUST HOUSING NUMBERS: This summer was a record summer for Single Family Residence leases. There were 6,892 single family leases signed compared to 5,664 in the summer of 2010. The numbers reflect the increasing amount of potential homeowners that can not buy due to foreclosures or short sales on their […]

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A Short Sale in Scottsdale, Arizona Solves Problems For Buyers And Sellers Alike

A Short Sale in Scottsdale, Arizona Solves Problems For Buyers And Sellers Alike When it comes to short sales, likely you have heard things both good and bad about the process. In general, it is a good way to help a homeowner get out from under mortgage payments that you can no longer afford, without […]

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ARIZONA HOUSING STATISTICS – BREAKING RECORDS!!

ARIZONA HOUSING  STATISTICS  :  BREAKING RECORDS!! June was a record month for Arizona housing.  10,868 home sales occurred in June of 2011, surpassing the previous record of 10,252 units sold in June of 2005. June was also a record month for home leases of Single Family Residences.  2,280 new leases were executed last month, beating […]

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MORTGAGE RATES BACK TO LOWEST LEVELS OF THE YEAR – 6/27/11

MORTGAGE RATES BACK TO LOWEST LEVELS OF THE YEAR:  The bond market closed the week 56 bps higher – pushing rates back to the lowest levels of the year.  This ended 2.5 weeks of the bond market going down, pressuring rates higher. 30 year fixed rates are now back to 4.375% with a portion of a point.  […]

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6/20/11 – Mortgage Rates Rise for 2nd straight week / The Foreclosure Statistics

MORTGAGE RATES RISE FOR 2nd STRAIGHT WEEK:  The Bond market finished slightly down on the week – ending 6 bps lower.  This pushed rates slightly higher on the week.  You can still get a 4.375% on a 30 year fixed rate, but it will cost over a point.  4.49% is the par rate paying less than one […]

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6/13/2011 – MORTGAGE RATE RALLY STALLS / 22.7% OF AMERICAN HOMEOWNERS ARE UNDERWATER ON THEIR MORTGAGE

MORTGAGE RATE RALLY STALLS:  Mortgage rates rose slightly as the bond market closed lower for the 2nd time in 8 weeks.  The bond market finished down 34 bps on the week. This affected interest rates by raising the cost to get each rate by about .25%.  Par rates have remained steady for a number of […]

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