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Recycling Event – Phoenix        Have any old computers, electronics, cell phones, TV’s, clothing or maybe a Christmas Tree or Christmas lights ready for the trash bin?  Hang onto those items because they can be recycled. The City of Phoenix (Keep Phoenix Beautiful) and a dozen other businesses a...
Recycle Your Christmas Tree               Drop off your Christmas trees and wreaths any time during December 26 – January 5, 2012.  Check here for more information for a site near you.But remember to remove all decorations, lights & tinsel. Make sure there are no nails, stands or stakes in the tr...
Short Sale - To Show or Not To Show?               Short sales are still a part of our real estate inventory, but the interest has changed.  Back when I first wrote this post, short sales weren’t as attractive as they are now.  The main reason for that shift is the low inventory and demand have c...
Buying a Home                        If you’re in the market for a home in Scottsdale, it’s best to be prepared by having established relationships with an experienced lender and real estate agent.  The lender and real estate agent will guide you and answer your questions as they relate to the cu...
UPDATE - 3rd Time  - Frank Lloyd Wright Home Sells Today!                Previously, I’ve written about this historic home selling, not selling and now SELLING for the 3rd time for $2.38 million.  Apparently, the old adage is true - the 3rd time is a charm! Congratulations to the new owners.  For...
Do You Have a Green Home in Paradise Valley, AZ?    Nearly everyone has heard the phrase “Green Home.”  But what does it mean?  Does it mean the color green?  Does it mean that it smells green?  Maybe, but that phrase also includes energy efficiency, lower utility costs and added comfort. A Green...
Phoenix Housing Inventory at a Glance                             Nearly everyone can testify to the fact that the housing market has changed drastically over the last few years.  In fact it’s almost become a mute point that the “market” is different.  And everyone has a story and more about thei...
Twas the Night Before Christmas (2012 Version)        A fellow REALTOR® and instructor shared this on Facebook from a Special Ed teacher acquaintance.  With the recent tragedy and the Holiday Season upon us, I felt I had to share this.  I’ve left it exactly how I found it except for adding 6 educ...
Amazing Grace             This hymn holds different memories to everyone, from young to old.  I remember my mother playing this on an antique upright piano as a child, but I’m sure you have your memories as well.  A tremendous outpouring of media, print and video is being displayed  due to the re...
2012 Holiday Events in Scottsdale & Phoenix                  Check out these great Holiday Events for Scottsdale & Phoenix: Kierland Commons, Scottsdale, is offering visits with Santa from noon to 8 pm till 12/23 then noon to 4:30 on 12/24. Nightly from 6:30 - 9:00 until January 5th (excluding 12...

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