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Real Estate Agent - Maracay Homes



We are proud to announce our new website has launched!AZ Tuscan Furniture is a complete line of solid rosewood furniture, hand-carved in India. Metal hardware is hand-forged iron - impressive in ANY home! North Scottsdale boutique store quality at Tempe warehouse prices! We a...
WOW, this year is flying by! We are officially "In Season" for rental rates, meaning the peak time when home owners charge a premium.  If you have a vacant rental home or home you are trying to sell, GET IT FURNISHED *NOW*!  We have so many events coming up that garner way WAY above-market rates,...
With a new season rolling in (for the rest of the country, anyways - still hot here!) a lot of home owners start to think of making changes/improvements within their home.  Here are 5 DIY inexpensive - or free! - ideas: 1.  PAINT YOUR FRONT DOOR - A fresh color in a warm tone can make your home s...
I wrote a blog a few weeks ago that I would be painting our new Vacation Home Furnishing Showroom with BOTH the Lowe's Signature One-Coat Paint & Primer and Home Depot BEHR One-Coat Paint and Primer (not Glidden brand, my bad...)  I apologize for the delay in posting results - we've just been CRA...
I took part of today off to visit the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix with my mom.  She recently moved to AZ from MI, so she has NO idea what she's doing in the garden, or what all the different plants are.  We learned a lot about the desert life and varieties of cacti, succulents, and other n...
Corriente Condominiums in Scottsdale has a fantastic location (by our home, actually....), and as an infill community, is one of your last opportunities to purchase a new-build in Scottsdale proper! I just received this eflyer, with great perks for the next 5 buyers!: Check out their website at w...
Tuscany Villas is a FANTASTIC new-build community in NE Mesa.  This gated community is on a golf course, and offers views of the Superstition Mountains, a killer clubhouse, pool, tennis, and yard care, making it an ideal choice for your AZ Vacation Home.  Plus, it is 20-30 minutes from BOTH Sky H...
Celebrate Fall with Scottsdale Art Walks in October Special Art Walk this Month in Downtown Scottsdale Thursday, October 14, 20107- 9pmDowntown Scottsdale Western ArtWalk October 14, 2010, 7-9 pm The 21st annual Western ArtWalk strides back into town turning back the cultural clock to when Scotts...
We've had a very unusual weather day today in Phoenix, to say the's been sunny, rainy, sunny, sunny AND rainy, massive thunderstorms in and out all day. The temp dropped from 94 to 72 in about 20 minutes - YAY! I was at the grocery around 3 and my husband called from home, telling me ...
One of my "hot buttons" is outlets - be they 110v recepticles, or light switches.  So often, home sellers overlook them when cleaning and preparing their home for sale.  Since the buyer and/or buyer's agent is going to have to touch them, they'd BETTER be clean and in good condition!  No grimy, c...

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