Category Archives: Investor-Landlord

Only a Few Bubble Signs Brewing

From our friends at John Burns Consulting, who have been very diligent in their reporting of market conditions over the years: Once again, we have completed our annual housing bubble check-in. Assessing the criteria that 73 industry executives identified in … Continue reading

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Maricopa AZ Real Estate Market Update for the month ending February 2017

While our inventory of available homes for sale remains at a 2 year low, our buyer activity remains very strong in the area. We have 246 active homes for sale  on the MLS  with 259 homes having an accepted contract … Continue reading

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Rental Scams are in Arizona’s Top 5 fraud complaints

While the internet has brought us faster and easier ways to rent homes, it also brings out the scammers. We’ve had a few of our own rental listings hijacked and unfortunately, there is no way to stopping the con-artist from … Continue reading

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Dreamport Villages: Developer proposes $4B amusement park over 1,500 acres in Casa Grande

CASA GRANDE, AZ – Will Arizona finally play host to a major amusement park? Another proposal and concept has made its way to the drawing board.  Slide Show Developers with The Blocks Sports Company, a Florida-based company, have filed a … Continue reading

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Maricopa AZ Real Estate Market Update for the month ending January 2017

We are starting of the year a little slower than this same time last year. We have less listings and fewer pending sales. Buyers continue to be very active, even with fewer homes available for purchase. We have about 3.7 … Continue reading

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Janet Yellen signals March rate hike is possible

Get ready for higher interest rates. Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen signaled that the next rate hike could come as early as March in her testimony before the U.S. Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday. Video from Money.cnn.com

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What does President Trump mean for housing?

A few of our clients have been asking this question. Yesterday, our local AZCentral.com sent out an article that perfectly covers these answers. Full Article: AZCentral.com What does President Trump mean for housing?  

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Maricopa AZ Real Estate Market Update – Year-end Recap for 2016

We have had a very busy year! With strong demand from the buyers and a low inventory of homes, our appreciation for the year is at 8%*! A few statistics: Average Sales Price $184,357 Average Size of Home Sold $2,130 … Continue reading

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The Flip is a changin’

In addition to Aziz and myself helping others buy/sell residential real estate, we are investors. We have been landlords for 4+ years now and have flipped several homes (buy, remodel, and sell). About a month ago, we started looking for … Continue reading

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