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It's that time of year for graduations and ceremonies.   It's a time of future promise, of rising tides and all that entails.  Reading an article today on Linkedin by Guy Vanynerchuk, 'What to do After you Graduate" I felt compelled to share some things about my own daughter and her experiences g...
As we head into the summer months the Phoenix Housing Market Upudate, April 2017 is picking up speed and inventory is dropping.  Currently there are 18, 216 homes and condos for sale on our Arizona Regional MLS.   Currently, it takes about 78 days for a home to sell in Maricopa County for this Ph...
Wouldn't it be great if all homes smelled like fresh air when you walked in the door and were comfortable without temperature differences?  If you're thinking this way, you're not alone.  Are you looking for an energy efficieint, healthy home?  Check out the statistics below to see that 1.5 milli...
Electronic communication is a funny animal.  We use it for convenience.  We use it to share a message quickly and efficiently.  But are we using it too much?  Mass emails are a convenience that leaves us time to resolve other projects.  It's something that has become the norm to send out mass mes...
Cinco de Mayo is always a fun time in Phoenix.  It's highly publicized and represents much more than the historical event signifies.   Formally, Cinco De Mayo is a celebration of Mexico winning the war over France's Battle of the Puebla during the Franco Mexican War from 1861 to 1867.  In Phoenix...
First ever continuing education class that includes 3 different industry partners in real estate!  Knowledge is EmPOWERing includes 3 Disclosure continuing education credits for real estate agents; 1 BPI credit for Building Performance Institute contractors; and 3 credits to Arizona appraisers!  ...
Okay Good Buddy - it's Reunion time!   If you attended West High School in Wichita and graduated in 1977, it's time for your Reunion!   The Wichita West High Class of 1977 Reunion is scheduled for 10/20-22/17 in Wichita, Kansas.     FridayOctober 20 -Fairfield Inn by Marriott - 6 - 10 pm, Food Tr...
Back in 2007, one of the break-out sessions for the National Association of REALTORS® was presented by an EcoBroker.  Now I don't know about you, but my first thought was and is for many people, "What is an EcoBroker?" Even today I still get that question, much less what is a NAR GREEN designee? ...
Energy bills are important to homeowners so says an article dating back to 2013 by the National Association of REALTORS®.   I'm sure there are older and newer articles, but the point is the same - there are added costs to homeownership that need to be considered.  So it stands to reason that lowe...
Solar panels are a hot topic in sunny states like Arizona.  With over 330 days of sunshine, why not?!  So it goes without saying (almost) that solar panels will lower energy bills.  But not everyone wants to spend thousands of dollars for them.  Owning them is ideal as owned solar panels have val...

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