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Maricopa to build in three new areas, but no timeline set

We have lived in Maricopa since 2003 and we still get excited when we see new things coming to town. We’ve seen Maricopa grow from 4,000 people to just under 50,000. When we first moved here there was only Rancho … Continue reading

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City of Maricopa Real Estate Market Update for July 2017

We’ve had a very busy selling season this summer! Our city had 153 sales in the month of July with an estimated annual appreciation rate of 6.7%. Here is the complete list of the sales by subdivision. I’ve added a … Continue reading

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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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Advice to all Sellers – Double-check your listing on the MLS for errors!

We were doing a market analysis for a rural property this morning and discovered a very sad fact for a previous owner of the property. The previous owner/seller was unable to sell their home because the listing agent failed at … Continue reading

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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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Open Door and other places to sell your home “Fast”

Last week I had someone ask me for my opinion regarding “OpenDoor.com”. For those of you who are not familiar, Open Door advertises that they can sell your home fast and send you an offer for your home within 24 … Continue reading

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City of Maricopa AZ Real Estate Market Update – December 2016

Happy Holidays Everyone! It looks like we are going to end the year on a strong note. The average home sale is getting about 99% of their list price and our annual rate of appreciation is 8.8%. For more details, … Continue reading

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Here We Go! 2017 Housing Forecasts…

Housing is expected to downshift next year as the post-election economy sets in, driven by a deceleration in home price growth, according to realtor.com®’s recently released 2017 housing forecast….Mortgage rates, which last week trended above 4 percent for the first … Continue reading

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What Is Escrow? How It Keeps Home Buyers and Sellers Safe

Buying a house can involve big and scary terms, and “escrow” ranks near the top. So what is escrow, anyway? Continue reading

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