phoenix area: 6 Things Burglars Don’t Want You to Know - 04/23/19 10:49 AM
While nobody wants their home broken into, the FBI facts are that a burglary occurs every 20 seconds in the US. Home burglars generally have a pattern, as criminals are looking for an easy target they can rob and get out fast. Here are six tips from career burglars that you can use to protect your home and prevent break ins without installing top-dollar security features.
1. Nighttime Burglaries Aren’t the Most Common
Burglars are looking for the most probably time that there will be no one home, which means the daylight hours. Weekdays are ideal, since weekend schedules are too unpredictable. The … (2 comments)

phoenix area: Fall Gardening in the Phoenix Area - 10/01/10 09:38 AM
Fall is an important time of year for gardening, and how you deal with your garden at this time of year can affect how your garden will grow come Spring. While many gardens in the Phoenix area and xeriscaped, there are still some plants that are at their best in Fall, many need to be cut back and put to bed for the upcoming Winter months.A few things to do to your garden in the Fall:
Cut back flowering plants, whose blooms have come and gone. Get rid of any unhealthy plants. Weed your flower beds. Get rid of any fruits … (0 comments)

phoenix area: To Sell or Rent in the Phoenix Area, That is the Question - 04/04/10 10:59 AM

For homeowners across the United States and in the Phoenix area who need to sell their homes.  For them, the question arises, should I sell or rent?  There is no doubt about it, many sellers are in a tough position and they need to sell their Phoenix AZ real estate.  Home prices in most areas are far from their peak prices and selling at a loss, or a significant step down from what could have been a large profit, which is discouraging to say the least.
To avoid losing money many homeowners are leaning toward renting their homes when they stay on the … (0 comments)

phoenix area: Foreclosure Figures Show Improvement Nationwide & in Phoenix Area - 02/21/10 07:56 AM
The feeling is that foreclosures are subsiding in the Phoenix Area.  The incredible increase in foreclosure activity that hit the United States hard over the past couple of years was a huge catalyst for falling home prices, as well as a staggering hit to the national real estate market as a whole.  The decrease in foreclosures for the end of 2009 that has been reported is good news for all.  As foreclosures start to disappear Phoenix AZ real estate values will be less affected.
The Mortgage Bankers Association reported on Friday that there was a decrease in foreclosure applications for the last … (0 comments)

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