scottsdale az: Putting More Equity in Your Pocket - 05/21/19 03:40 PM
The numbers are out, and the Phoenix Metro real estate market is going strong!  Sales are up 13.8% over last month and are 5.6% higher than last year’s sales.  Housing inventory numbers for new and total inventory were up, but inventory remains low with only a 2.43 month supply of homes. Home prices have also increased in the past year, with the average sales price up 5.6% and the median sales price up 6.3%. Days on market have continued to be consistent for the last quarter and is currently at 69 days on market.
For the first time in 2019, we saw … (2 comments)

scottsdale az: Welcome to 8210 E Garfield Street K214, Scottsdale! - 12/12/18 01:05 PM
Beautifully remodeled 1 bedroom co-op in a fantastic location! Incredible views of the community green space and pool from the windows and private balcony. Open floorplan features laminate flooring and decor paint throughout. Updated kitchen features plenty of counter space, and a great area for a coffee bar! Bathroom features fully tiled shower. Lots of parking close by. Cash only, no rentals or pets and need board & credit approval. No deed or title fees, buyer has membership for life. Co-op fee covers taxes, ins, water, roof, building, electrical & plumbing in walls, 4 pools, exercise room, library & meeting room … (4 comments)

scottsdale az: Home Affordable Refiance Program - Can it Help You - 10/27/11 08:31 AM
Can HARP 2.0 help you stay in your home and avoid foreclosure?  This is a great question and one that I am sure many of the distressed homeowners we work with will wonder about.  The Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP) may be able you  and here is essentially what we’ve had to say about the revamped government mortgage refinancing program:
HARP 2.0, as the media has started to refer to it, has some merit, but it’s scope is very limited and it will have little or no impact on foreclosures or the estimated 6.4 million homeowners nationwide who are behind on … (0 comments)

scottsdale az: Tuscany Villas Condominium In Scottsdale For Sale - 10/11/11 09:36 AM
 
This Fabulous Townhouse Is A Gem! Custom Decor Paint, Beautiful Travertine Floors Throughout And Granite Counters In Kitchen & Bathrooms! This Home Was Completely Upgraded & Remodeled In 2006. Kitchen Features Dark Cherry Cabinets & Stainless Steel Appliances! Location Is Another Great Feature Of This Property... Walking Trails, Community Connects To Orange Tree Gold Club, Paradise Valley Mall & Whole Foods Are Within Minutes! Don't Miss Out On This Fabulous Piece Of Property!
Call Gina McKinley, ABR, CRS, CIAS, CDPE, SFR at 480-821-5700 in order to schedule an appointment to view this home.
For more pictures and a property brochure, … (0 comments)

scottsdale az: Vista El Dorado Townhouse In Scottsdale, AZ For Sale - 05/11/11 09:25 AM

This  Fantastic Single Story Townhome Is Located Right Across From El Dorado Park! The Spacious Townhome Features Vaulted Ceilings, Skylights In Baths, And Mirrored Closet Doors! The Kitchen Features Oak Cabinets, Smooth Top Range & Wall Oven! Laundry Room Has Plenty Of Storage! Master Bedroom Features Dual Sinks! This Short Sale Would Make A Fantastic Investment!
Call Gina McKinley, ABR, CIAS, CDPE, CRS, SFR at 480-355-8645 in order to schedule an appointment to view this home.
For more pictures and a property brochure, please visit our web page at www.LocateArizonaHomes.com/Properties
  

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scottsdale az: Tax Benefits of Owning a Scottsdale AZ Home - 04/01/10 10:22 AM

The internal debate of whether or not to own a Scottsdale AZ home as opposed to continue to rent a home brings many questions about owning a home to the surface.  Along with the cost and responsibility of owning a Scottsdale home comes the tax benefits and write-offs that can come with home ownership.
Mortgage interest is one positive of buying a Scottsdale home.  The mortgage interest paid each year can be written off at tax time.  Property taxes are also deductible from federal and state income taxes.
If you decide to sell your home you can deduct any home … (0 comments)

scottsdale az: Perfect Time to be a AZ Real Estate Buyer - 02/05/10 10:06 AM
It is a buyer's market when it comes to AZ real estate.  The seller's market came and went, and now it is the perfect buyer's market conditions.  Low interest rates, home values and inventory all point to buy, buy, buy.  The only thing standing in the way is money, but if people can get funding, and they are in the right place at the right time, buying real estate is a great idea.
If the AZ real estate market were a car, the first time home buyer would be in the driver's seat.  Not only to first time Arizona home buyers get … (0 comments)

scottsdale az: National & Scottsdale AZ Real Estate Market Sales Figures Looking Good - 02/03/10 08:00 AM
The national and Scottsdale AZ real estate market has been all over the map, today sales figures are looking good
Up, down, sideways, back and forth, it sounds like a game of hopscotch but is actually the way the economy, recession and real estate market have been moving.  Mastering what is going on has had experts and professionals confounded, wondering how we can all come out ahead of the game.  However there is one aspect that most can agree on - good news is great to hear.
Today's headlines show that overall real estate contracts are up in volume.  That, of course, is good … (0 comments)

scottsdale az: AZ Real Estate Roller Coaster Leaves Many Questions - 01/27/10 09:28 AM
Let's face it, times are tough and on any given day the mood is a different one than the day before.  The market's up, then down, we're in a recession, we're recovering, it is hard to know what is really happening out there with so many mixed signals.  Real estate is difficult to figure out, and remains relative to where you are in the country.
So is Arizona real estate really improving?  Sales are up, inventory is down but Arizona foreclosures are expected to keep coming, especially with unemployment figures on the rise. 
Have we hit bottom? The December real estate sales figures were … (0 comments)

scottsdale az: Prepare for Home Inspection When Selling Your Scottsdale AZ Home - 01/19/10 06:55 AM
Home inspections can often make or break a deal.  Hopefully sellers should have an inspection done ahead of time so repairs can be made, and their Scottsdale AZ home can be in its best possible condition. 
However, often a seller does not do a home inspection first and is caught off guard by a long list of repairs presented in the due diligence portion of the contract process.
The most common home ailments that show up in the home inspection process are:
Faulty Electrical Wiring Roof Damage Plumbing Issues Poor Drainage General Lack of Upkeep These are issues that can really add … (0 comments)

scottsdale az: Choose a Scottsdale AZ Realtor Like Gina McKinley to Sell Your Home - 11/29/09 03:43 PM
In today's competitive Scottsdale AZ real estate market it is important to pay attention to the details if you want to sell your house. 
If you want to sell your house in Scottsdale AZ, consider choosing a Scottsdale AZ realtor like Gina McKinley who is experienced and knowledgeable about the Scottsdale AZ area, such as important details like what is selling and what people are paying. 
A Custom Market Analysis (CMA) is essential for establishing fair market value for your home.  Gina McKinley, a Scottsdale AZ real estate agent, will help price your home appropriately and competitively. If you choose to … (0 comments)

scottsdale az: Milano Terrace Condo In Scottsdale For Sale - 11/10/09 07:28 AM
Gorgeous Apartment Style Condo! Kitchen Features Granite Countertops, Stainless Steel Appliances and Beautiful Updated Cabinets! Unbeatable Golf Course View From Deck & Living Room! Lots Of Storage! Great Location-Close To P.V. Mall & Restaurants... True Resort Living!
Call Gina McKinley, ABR, CRS, CDPE, Associate Broker at 480-355-8645 in order to schedule an appointment to view this home.
For more pictures and a property brochure, please visit our web page at http://www.LocateArizonaHomes.com/5122Shea2079.
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scottsdale az: Edge At Grayhawk Condo In Scottsdale For Sale - 11/09/09 08:48 AM

Gorgeous Apartment Style Condo! Marble Counters Throughout! Kitchen Features Upgraded Black Appliances! Fridge, Washer & Dryer Convey! Master Bathroom Features Garden Tub! Don't Let This Condo Pass You By!
Call Gina McKinley, ABR, CRS, CDPE, Associate Broker at 480-355-8645 in order to schedule an appointment to view this home.
For more pictures and a property brochure, please visit our web page at http://www.LocateArizonaHomes.com/20100N78thPlace.
 
 
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scottsdale az: High September Real Estate Sales Nationwide, Scottsdale AZ - 10/28/09 11:47 AM
Statistics released on Friday show the highest number of real estate sales in two years.  As expected, recent reports show the combination of low interest rates, dropping home values and the First Time Home Buyer Tax Credit are all seen as the biggest boosts toward the Scottsdale AZ real estate sales increase and nationwide. 
The National Association of Realtors (NAR) released data that displayed a 9.4% increase in home sales for September 2009 which were the best statistics since July of 2007.
The positive signs in Scottsdale AZ real estate and nationwide is the increasing economy faith, as this seems to … (0 comments)

scottsdale az: Staging Scottsdale AZ Homes for Sale - 10/07/09 12:01 PM
Staging Scottsdale AZ homes for sale prepares them to be more appealing to the potential buyer's eye.
Selling Scottsdale AZ real estate in Scottsdale's buyers market requires attention to details.  The key to successfully selling your Scottsdale AZ home is to make it stand apart from the rest.  Staging is, in essence, getting a house decorated/designed by a professional to specifically make the Scottsdale home more appealing to buyers. 
Many Arizona real estate companies have turned to staging companies to put the best foot forward for a Scottsdale home for sale.  Empty homes can be completely furnished by staging companies to help the potential buyer see what … (0 comments)

 
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