Monthly Archives: March 2018

Guide to mortgage closing costs: What average mortgage costs are, and how to keep yours low

Closing costs when you buy or refinance a home First-timers may be shocked at the amount of mortgage closing costs required to buy a home. And those who refinance get another shock, because when you buy a home, you often … Continue reading

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City of Maricopa Market Update & Sales Report for the month ending February 2018

Our city had 97  sales in the month of February. According to , our median, annual appreciation for the city of Maricopa is 10%. To see the most recent sales  in your neighborhood, click one of the links below.   (Note: These … Continue reading

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The True Cost of Home Improvement

Home Improvement Cost – Nationwide Average of 57 Common Projects – Provided by

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Selling Your Home? 8 Uncomfortable Realizations You’ll Have Before You Succeed

This is a good article written by another REALTOR out in Maryland. Our sellers go through most of the same experiences here in the Phoenix area. Check out the  8 Realizations to expect as a Seller here    

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9 Powerful Feelings You’ll Probably Have When You Sell

Selling a home has its moments of joy and frustration. Here’s your emotional road map.

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5 Common Reasons Why Property Taxes Go Up, No Matter Where You Live

Homeownership is one of life’s great highlights, but ask homeowners about paying property tax and they’ll tell you it’s one of their least favorite responsibilities. But as much of a downer as they are, property taxes are vital for funding schools, libraries, police departments, fire … Continue reading

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Existing vs. New Construction: Which Is Better for You?

Sponsored by Chase Mortgage Banking. 

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The Everything Guide to Buying Your First Home

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