2019 Real Estate Forecast: What Home Buyers, Sellers And Investors Can Expect

Will these trends continue? Will housing experience the same wild ride in the new year? Here’s what experts predict will happen in 2019 real estate market: FULL ARTICLE

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Missing Snow for the Holiday Season? Plus a Tax Tip for Charitable Giving

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City of Maricopa Market Summary for November 2018

Market Commentary:

  • Median Sale Price is up to $200,000 from last year’s median sales price of $183,000
  • Median Sales Price is up 9.29% over last year
  • The average days on the market for homes was 69 days (Days before the seller accepted an offer)

Interested in another city in the Phoenix Valley?  Please feel free to contact us anytime for other updates that are important to you.City Of Maricopa Market Stats Nov 2018

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Top 10 Most Expensive Mistakes You’re Making on Your Home

Homes cost a lot of money to maintain. But are you spending extra money unnecessarily on upkeep? Here are the 10 most expensive mistakes you could be making in your home.

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REALTOR.com Forecasters: Home Buyers, Sellers May Have Tough Road Ahead

Rising mortgage rates and home prices may prove a bigger thorn to home buyers in 2019 as buying a home gets more expensive in the new year. Meanwhile, as more homeowners list their homes, sellers will face greater competition, possibly increasing the need for concessions. Full Article

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From HomeAdvisor.com – Home Improvement: The True Cost

Thinking of remodeling your home or making changes to your Backyard?

The True Cost of Home Improvements – National Average for 57 Common Projects

Looking for Local Estimates? – CLICK HERE

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Maricopaville Festival This Saturday!

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Happy Thanksgiving from Farhat & Associates

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Mortgage applications fall to 4-year low as home buyers exit housing market

Many potential home buyers are sitting out the housing market.

The volume of mortgage applications last week fell to the lowest level since December 2014, according to a new report from the Mortgage Bankers Association, providing another sign the housing market is slowing.  Full Article by USA Today

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Taxes – Will You Get a Refund or Owe for 2018?

Here it comes again…closing in on the end of the year also means we need to start prepping for filing our taxes. Check out these two articles from our long-time CPA in Maricopa, Jim Chaston.

Will You Get a Refund or Owe for 2018?

Year-end Tax Planning Is Not Business as Usual; Things You Need to Know

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