Category: Misc

31 Jul 2017

August is the Month of Miracles

We are proud to say we have donated to the Children’s Miracle Network since 1998. Fred started to donate a portion of every commission that year and I followed in the tradition since my business inception in 2003. Over the course of that time, we have personally given back thousands of dollars to children in […]

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26 Jun 2017

CARS 3 ~ Client Appreciation Movie Event

Another Client Appreciation Event Success! Last Thursday we had just over 100 people in attendance for our special showing of “CARS 3″. It was a fun night with everyone receiving popcorn, candy and a drink plus several raffle prizes were given away, including a set of four Diamondbacks’ tickets for row 1 club level seats!        […]

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25 Apr 2017

Global Influence on Arizona Real Estate

Arizona is perennially a top 5 state in the nation when it comes to foreigners buying real estate and about 50% of all foreign real estate purchases are made with cash. Nationwide, $235B in Real Estate was purchased by foreign buyers… $103B of that was residential. On average, foreign buyers spent almost double what U.S. […]

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03 Mar 2017

Why are New Home Prices on the Rise?

1) There is a Trade Shortage. Across the country and not just here in Phoenix, there are not as many skilled construction workers. We are seeing a shortage of available plumbers, electricians, framers, etc. This has been a growing trend the past several years as many left the business after the market recession in 2008 […]

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15 Feb 2017

Date Your Home

In honor of Valentine’s Day… I thought this would be a cool topic to write about. Well… being completely honest, I am borrowing the idea from my office manager, Tiffany. However, all content is 100% mine! It’s true… at first, many Buyers fall in love with their homes and really start the relationship strong with […]

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21 Nov 2016

Client Appreciation – Macayo’s 2016!

We wrapped up our 4th annual Client Appreciation Event @ Macayo’s Mexican Kitchen last week…  and this was our biggest with over 100 clients in attendance. The patio was full to the point of standing room only! This is one way for us to really thank our loyal clients for all those referrals. That is […]

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27 Oct 2016

How I’m Feeling

I’ll warn you now… this won’t just be a politcal rant. I think it’s worth the read, but I’m biased 🙂 With the Presidential Election only 12 days away, we all know how much hatred and negativity exists in the world right now… Trump vs Clinton, Republican vs Democrat, racial tensions, corruption, paid protestors, etc. […]

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09 Sep 2016

WANTED: Construction Workers!

For those wanting to buy a new home and build it from the ground up… it may take a little longer! We have seen the trend locally for some time now, but it’s become a national challenge. There aren’t enough construction workers to fulfill the demand for new housing. New homes are often taking 8-9 […]

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13 Jul 2016


America Needs a Leader… and Soon! This will not be a Real Estate related blog post, but one that I feel needs written and thought about. The world today is filled with so much hatred and division, it’s sad. Not just here in the U.S. but everywhere this occurs on varying levels, but living here, […]

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