Category Archives: Investor-Landlord

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 … Continue reading

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City of Maricopa Real Estate Market Stats – October 2018

Market Commentary: Median Sale Price Per Square Foot is up 11.5% over last year. Active Listings are DOWN 2.7 % and Sold Listings (Closed Sales) are DOWN 11.9% compared to this same time last year. We expect this trend of … Continue reading

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What Airbnb Means for Your Mortgage

Using a spare room or your house as a rental? Consider the impact on your mortgage or refinance.  (Shared from our Preferred Lender’s Blog – Rudy Benitez – AnnieMac Home Mortgage) https://realestate.usnews.com/real-estate/articles/what-airbnb-means-for-your-mortgage  

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City of Maricopa Real Estate Market Stats – September 2018

Market Commentary: Median Sale Price Per Square Foot is up 7.9% over last year. Active Listings are DOWN 4.1% and Sold Listings (Closed Sales) are DOWN 7.6% compared to this same time last year. We are beginning to see a … Continue reading

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Free Credit Score and Tracking with CreditKarma.com

We have been using this website to track our credit scores for several years now. If you are looking for a free, non-intrusive tool to help you track your scores, we highly recommend this site. http://www.CreditKarma.com

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Why Homeowners Aren’t Moving and Renters Aren’t Buying

Housing affordability continues to be the crux for concern among homeowners and potential homebuyers, making them more likely to move less often and thereby contributing to the shortage of existing homes on the market, according to Fannie Mae’s latest National Housing Survey … Continue reading

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Which Remodeling Personality Type Are You?

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The Cromford Report: Phoenix Metro Market Update as of 4/8/18

MLS Sales Outperform non-MLS Sales in Frenzy Market Supply Under $200K Down 36% Over Last Year For Buyers: Greater Phoenix ended the 1st Quarter 13% lower in supply, which was not helped by a 2% decline in new listings entering … Continue reading

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

Our city had 181 sales in the month of March. According to Cromfordreport.com , our median, annual appreciation for the city of Maricopa is 11.7%. To see the most recent sales  in your neighborhood, click one of the links below.   (Note: These links … Continue reading

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11 Reasons Why Your Home Isn’t Selling

When you first put your house on the market, you might be hopeful for a quick sale—especially if you’ve put a lot of money into improving the house over the years and if the neighborhood is one that has historically attracted … Continue reading

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