homes: Drought, wildfire and your home! - 03/23/14 11:52 AM

Will shares some good information on the dire drought conditions we are facing, our homes and how to prevent them being destroyed by a wildfire.  Albuquerque has experienced a very warm and dry winter making for perfect wildfires this spring.  We must take precautions or pay the consequences.  I hope you check out this post and take heed. 
If you are considering the purchase or listing of your Albuquerque or Rio Rancho NM home I hope you give me a call at 505.980.4576.  I would like to listen to your NM real estate needs and assist you in meeting your … (1 comments)

homes: Got NM HUD Realtor® - 09/13/13 05:57 AM
Got NM HUD Realtor®
Have you got a NM HUD Realtor®?  Many of today’s savvy home buyers and real estate investors are taking a serious look at homes made available by the government agency US Department of Housing and Urban Development or HUD.  HUD offers some excellent properties that run the full range of price, area and overall condition.  Many times buyers think of a “HUD” home as a negative or some stereotypical home in shambles or unstable communities.  The fact is a HUD home is simply a property that has been foreclosed on due to an unpaid FHA mortgage. … (27 comments)

homes: 916 Cascade Rd Rio Rancho NM 87124 Large Lot with RV Parking & Workshop - 08/26/13 11:24 PM
 916 Cascade Rd Rio Rancho NM 87124
Large Lot with RV Parking & Workshop

916 Cascade Rd Rio Rancho NM 87124 is a 1850 sq ft custom home located on a large half acre elevated lot with some city and mountain views. 

Special Features ofr 916 Cascade Rd:
1850 sq ft
3 Bedrooms
2 Baths
Casual Dining
Formal Dining
Great Room
Laundry Room
2 Large Patios
Detached 2-Car Garage with one side being extra deep … (31 comments)

homes: Homes For Sale Saltillo Community - 08/17/13 12:37 AM
Home For Sale Saltillo Community Albuquerque

Saltillo is an wonderful community located in far NW Albuquerque NM.  The name Saltillo is derived the Old Mexico  state of Coahuila.  Most people here in NEW Mexcio likely think of Saltillo as popular style of tile found in many Southwest styled homes.  It’s a very rugged looking reddish clay tile utilizing heavy grout lines.  

The Saltillo community of NW Albuquerque started development of nearly 260 lots in 2008 with some local home builders including Raylee, Vantage and Now Paul Allen serving as anchors. The Saltillo community continues to grow to near capacity today.

homes: Are you looking for an Albuquerque home with a Studio/Workshop? - 07/17/13 02:40 AM
Are you looking for an Albuquerque home with a Studio/Workshop?

For many prospective Albuquerque home buyers having an onsite Studio and Workshop may be the ideal scenario for them.  This Albuquerque home with Studio/Workshop was just listed and offers these options and more.  

Located at 2914 Washington St NE Albuquerque NM 87110 this 3 bedroom, 2 bath home provides a formal living room and a family room/den with wood burning stove.  The kitchen features all appliances including two refrigerators and a pass through to the family room.  The large utility room houses the washer/dryer, spare refrigerator and a place … (25 comments)

homes: NE Albuquerque Home with Office/ Studio & Workshop For Sale - 07/11/13 10:38 PM
NE Albuquerque Home with Office/ Studio & Workshop For Sale
2914 Washington St NE Albuquerque NM 87110

Are you looking for a NE Albuquerque home with an Office/Studio and a Workshop?  If so this home could be exactly what you are looking for!    
The 505 sq ft Office/Studio has 6 skylights, 2 ceiling fans, fluorescent lighting  access to the house, the workshop and the yard.  This area could easily be converted to a 2nd master bedroom, game room or whatever your personal needs may be.  
The attached 632 sq ft Workshop has … (44 comments)

homes: Albuquerque Home For Sale at 7600 La Mariposa Place NE - 07/08/13 11:14 PM
Albuquerque Home For Sale at 7600 La Mariposa Place NE

Welcome to this affordable Albuquerque Home For Sale at 7600 La Mariposa Place NE.  

Just listed 7600 La Mariposa Place NE is perfectly located in NE Albuquerque.  Just south of Paseo del Norte off of Wyoming this hot new listing has been all dolled up and ready for new homeowners. Offering 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, 2 Car Garage and approximately 1600 sqft.
More details & photos provided at

7600 La Mariposa Pl is situated on a corner lot and offers some great mountain views.  Those views can … (36 comments)

homes: Story Rock Home NW Albuquerque 87120 For Sale - 07/05/13 03:04 PM
Story Rock Home NW Albuquerque 87120 For Sale

This beautiful one owner Story Rock home shows like a model and is looking for a new owner.  This emaculate DR Horton Red Rock floor plan offers 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, office, spacious dining, den, chef’s kitchen, laundry room,2-car garage and a custom backyard including an eye catching Kiva with Banco (sitting area).  This home is move in ready!
Story Rock is a great neighborhood a reputation of good neighbors.  Story Rock is an HOA protected community and offers a private park for you enjoyment. 
To book … (47 comments)

homes: Now For Sale! 6015 Sipapu Ave NW Albuquerque NM - 07/02/13 01:46 PM
For Sale! 6015 Sipapu Ave NW Albuquerque NM
Welcome to 6015 Sipapu Ave NW in Albuquerque NM.  This beautiful one owner home is sure to please the most discriminating buyer.  This coveted DR Horton RED ROCK floor plan offers so much for so many.  With approximately 1926 sq.ft this 3 bedroom, 2 full bath and dedicated office should be on your must see list!

As you step through the entrance of 6015 Sipapu you will immediately feel the openness of this flexible floor plan. The wide entry has two lit niches for showcasing your favorite art pieces or family heirlooms. … (32 comments)

homes: NW Albuquerque Home For Sale 4 Bedrooms 2 Master Suites 3.5 Baths - 05/23/13 02:11 AM
NW Albuquerque Home For Sale  4 Bedrooms 2 Master Suites  3.5 Baths

Pride and love of ownership shines in this spacious 2596 sq ft home located at 6228 Nacional Rd NW Albuquerque 87114
A welcoming front porch and entrance greets you and your guest at 6228 Nacional Road NW Albuquerque NM 87114.  As you enter this pristine home notice the high ceiling and natural light that flood the foyer.  An eye catching arched wall with art niches separates the formal living, sitting or music room from the rest of the … (65 comments)

homes: Updated Albuquerque Uptown 3 Bedroom - 04/17/13 11:42 PM

New Price on this Updated Albuquerque Uptown 3 bedroom.
What a great find on this 2725 Florida St NE home near Uptown Albuquerque.  Just blocks from all the great uptown shopping and dining including The Q, Coronado Mall, Park Square and so much more.  This great home is all fixed up and ready for some lucky buyer to call home.  
2725 Florida NE offers a large living room with cozy corner fireplace, beamed & tongue and groove ceilings which carry through the home.  Easy maintenance wood laminate floors run through the home so … (32 comments)

homes: 409 Alcano Circle Rio Rancho NM For Sale - 04/15/13 01:10 PM
Welcome to 409 Alcano Circle in Rio Rancho NM.  Now for sale this exceptional single story 3100 sq.ft home has been well loved inside and out.  The semi custom Wallen built home resides on a full one acre lot. There is plenty of breathing room to enjoy jaw dropping sunsets, magical stargazing and soothing views of the Sandia mountains.  RV enthusiast will appreciate ample room for parking their favorite toys on either side of this home.  We didn't forget the equestrian crowd either with room for horses.  Relaxing or entertaining will be a delight under the large covered patio or sitting … (36 comments)

homes: Rio Rancho Southwest Custom Home Half Acre $214,500 - 04/08/13 11:05 PM
Rio Rancho Southwest Custom Home Half Acre $214,500
824 25th NE Ave Rio Rancho NM 87144
This 2163 Sq Ft Rio Rancho Southwest Custom Home situated on Half Acre is now priced at $214,500.  Without doubt this home is the very best home buy in the area!  This Rio Rancho custom home is pristine and move in ready with a quick response to your offer and timely closing.
2163 Sq Ft
Southwest Custom
Half Acre
3 Bedroom / Separated Master & Bath
2 Bath
Living Room
Double Garage
3 - Walk in Closet
Brand … (42 comments)

homes: Albuquerque Condos For Sale - 04/05/13 11:03 AM
Albuquerque Condos For Sale

One of the many Albuquerque Condos For Sale is in Hillcrest Park which offers an affordable and desirable condominum complex located in the heart of Albuquerque. 
The excellent NE location offers easy access to ABQ Ride and transit lines. Hillcrest park provides a community pool, club house, gym, aerobics room, laundry facility and more.
Check out this one bedroom unit now for sale in Hillcrest Park.  Unit 303 is quite different from the rest with the fully re-designed and remodeled kitchen.  Mahogany  and tile floors really give it that custom wow factor your sure to appreciate.  … (36 comments)

homes: Southwest Homes in Rio Rancho New Mexico - 03/26/13 11:40 PM
Looking for Southwest Homes in Rio Rancho New Mexico?  

Southwest homes have such an alluring character and charm especially here in New Mexico "The Land of Enchantment".  When many people think of the Southwest they envision the special features that are found specifically in New Mexico homes and lifestyles.

Here are some excellent examples of Southwest Homes Rio Rancho NM.
Here is a Custom Southwest Home For Sale at 841 25th Ave in Rio Rancho NM  or  841 25th Ave YouTube

Some of the many features and terms of Southwest Homes and architecture may include some or all of … (38 comments)

homes: For Sale 2725 Florida St NE Albuquerque - 03/18/13 06:39 AM
Now For Sale 2725 Florida St NE Albuquerque NM 87110
What a great find in this Albuquerque home for sale located at 2725 Florida NE Albuquerque NM 87110. Nicely updated and ready to call home!  Full home Inspection completed  & repairs have been made!  
Just listed and ready for a a new owners, this NE Albuquerque home has some important updates you'll want to take advantage of. A full home inspection has been performed and repairs are completed.
This 1059 sq ft home located in the Vista Encantada subdivision is just a short walk or drive to the Coronado Mall, dining, strip malls, … (42 comments)

homes: Just Listed! 1745 Alpha Rd SE, Rio Rancho NM 87124 - 02/26/13 08:54 AM
Just Listed! 1745 Alpha Rd SE, Rio Rancho NM 87124
Albuquerque Homes Realty just listed this great home located at 1745 Alpha Rd SE in Rio Rancho NM.  This well loved home has been nicely updated throughout and shows pride of ownership inside and out.
Be sure to enjoy this YouTube video of 1745 Alpha Rd.
With just over 1320 sq.ft this 3 bedroom, 2 bath home offers a spacious open living room with a brand new wood burning stove sure to keep you toasty.  With easy maintenance laminate wood flooring and ceramic tile it’s a breeze to take care of.
The … (59 comments)

homes: Southwest Custom Home on Half Acre Lot Rio Rancho - 01/20/13 10:21 PM
Southwest Custom Home On Half Acre Lot Rio Rancho
Big Price Reduction
841 25th Ave Rio Rancho NM 87144
Now Just $214,999

Gorgeous Southwest home in pristine condition and ready for new owners.  Very near the new Rio Rancho City Center providing easy access to the brand new UNM Sandoval County Regional Medical Center, City Complex, Santa Ana Star Event Center, Central New Mexico Community College and so much more.  This special home provides plenty of privacy and serenity on the half acre lot yet an easy drive to all the necessities and luxuries of city life. A perfect home … (33 comments)

homes: Albuquerque Homes with a View - 01/02/13 12:07 AM
Albuquerque Homes with a View

Many Albuquerque home buyers are looking for Albuquerque Homes with a view.  Some will want a home with a Sandia mountain view others may prefer a view of the Albuquerque City Lights or possibly of the west side of Albuquerque with views of the extinct volcanoes.  Some will consider views of the Bosque as ideal. Regardless of your specific taste and desires for an Albuquerque Home with a View there are plenty of options to consider. Check here for Albuquerque Homes with a View.  
Search here for all Albuquerque Homes with a viewContact me … (32 comments)

homes: Looking to Nest or Invest? - 12/17/12 10:31 PM
Looking To Nest or Invest in Albuquerque?

John McCormack, REALTOR at Albuquerque Home Realty helps out of state investor purchase area home.  The Albuquerque home investor found the home, called John who negotiated a solid offer and had full contract acceptance within 24 hours.Buyer and seller agreed to close this home quickly within 15 days.  Inspections have been set, title is conducting necessary search and everything is moving forward.  We are to close on this Albuquerque home December 26th.  Whether you are looking to nest or invest contact Realtor John McCormack with Albuquerque Homes Realty.  You will receive honest … (28 comments)

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