Author Archives: Farhat and Associates Real Estate - Broker/Owners, CRS, EPro, CDPE

About Farhat and Associates Real Estate - Broker/Owners, CRS, EPro, CDPE

Full-time REALTOR/Brokerage serving the Phoenix Valley since 2004 Professional - Our backgrounds were in Accounting, Property Management, and Technology fields. Both Aziz and I found our passion for real estate as we started in the industry as Investors. Since 2004, we have devoted ourselves to this business on a full-time basis and have sold 100s of homes for our clients. Certifications - Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), ePro, CDPE Personal - Our passions are our family, our furry child, outdoor activities, reading, photography, golfing, travel, and discovering new foods/restaurants.

3 Home Repairs That Can Save a Sale

Sellers whose homes aren’t in tip-top shape may need to spend extra money or put in a little elbow grease to get their properties in market-ready condition. But what are the most important repair or maintenance tasks that support a … Continue reading

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Is a housing crash looming for metro Phoenix in 2019? Experts weigh in

STORY HIGHLIGHTS “Nothing in the current data shows a market crash coming for Phoenix.” Valley home values are still more than 10 percent behind 2006’s boom levels 2018 home sales might end up on par with 2017, even though sales … Continue reading

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City of Maricopa Market Summary for December 2018

Market Commentary: Median Sale Price er Sq Ft is up 9% over last year The average days on the market for homes was 50 days (Days before the seller accepted an offer) December is historically the slowest month for new … Continue reading

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Buy Now Know How – Presented by Annie Mac Home Mortgage

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Holiday Wishes from Farhat & Associates

From our family to yours, we wish you a wonderful Holiday Season and very Merry Christmas!

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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