The article, "U.S. Cities with Growing Tech Presence Lure Skilled, Educated Millennial Workforce", from, reports that according to CBRE Group, Inc.’s annual report Scoring Tech Talent — which ranks 50 U.S. and Canadian markets according to their ability to attract and grow tech talent, San Francisco remains the nation’s leading tech market, but the competition for talent is getting tougher as more highly skilled tech workers–especially millennials–are flocking to cities where the cost of living is lower and tech jobs are plentiful.
In their quest for highly skilled talent and for lower cost of doing business, both new and expanding companies … (0 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Which Home Improvements Add the Most Value to Your Arizona Home? - 07/06/16 07:49 AM
When trying to sell their homes, many of my ReMax Fine Properties clients might consider undertaking a renovation or other home improvement as a way to boost resale value and minimize time on the market. However, not all home improvements deliver a strong enough return on investment to justify the time and money spent. As eye-catching as some renovations may be, basic maintenance generally adds more value to a home’s marketability.
Remodeled kitchens and baths showcasing the latest design trends will not garner an impressive sales price if the home’s fundamental systems or elements, such as the roof, landscaping, paint or even … (1 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: The BEST 4th of July White Wine-Berry Sangria Recipe - 07/02/16 10:39 AM
A little something out of the ordinary of the real estate world, but sometimes we need a little refreshing holiday drink to celebrate good friends, good food and this great country of ours!
1 bottle dry white wine (Sauvignon Blanc)
1 cup lemon-lime soda
1/2 cup raspberry
1/4 cup brandy
chopped strawberries raspberries blueberries In a pitcher, combine wine, soda, vodka and brandy.
Put a few raspberries and a small handful of chopped strawberries into the bottom of each glass and muddle.
Fill glass with ice, then top with sangria and a few blueberries.
Happy Fourth of July!

jeff fisher realtor: Get To Know Optima Camelview Village in Scottsdale - 06/22/16 01:50 AM
The Optima Camelview is a Leed Certified Green building construction project of low rise heights just North of Camelback in the Scottsdale, Old Town area. Every unit has a garden terrace, with views of the landscaped courtyards, or of the Scottsdale city lights. The eleven buildings are mostly 7 stories tall.
Units range from 800 square feet to 3,000 square feet or more of living space with views of the interior courtyards or out to the city. Interiors include nine-foot ceilings, gourmet kitchens with granite countertops and designer appliances, media room or library, and unique spaces for personalization. The “green … (0 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Fun Outdoor Things To Do in Scottsdale this Weekend! - 06/10/16 04:31 AM
Fun Outdoor things to do in Scottsdale this weekend!
Scottsdale locals and tourists can take advantage of the many great attractions and activities to do in Scottsdale. There are tons of fun things to do in Scottsdale around every corner but I listed just a few of my favorites here. Scottsdale is known for shopping and vat dining experiences but don’t let that fool you, Scottsdale offers awesome activities and attractions too.
McDowell Sonoran Conservancy – Scottsdale is set right in the heart of the most beautiful desert scenery in Arizona. To explore the true beauty of the desert and all of … (1 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Memorial Day Weekend Events- Jeff Fisher Realtor - 05/28/16 01:07 AM
On Memorial Day there are several events in the Phoenix area where you can take some time to honor our country’s fallen veterans. They appear in date order. At the end of this list, you’ll also find some Memorial Day Weekend special events that you might want to attend.
The U. S. Department of Veteran Affairs, in its history of Memorial Day, reminds us that even is we can’t get to a memorial service, we can participate in The National Moment of Remembrance. All Americans are encouraged to pause wherever they are at 3 p.m. local time on Memorial Day for a … (2 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Real Estate 101: What Exactly Is A “Buyer’s Market”? - 05/24/16 07:22 AM
Real Estate Terminology 101: What Exactly Is A “Buyer’s Market”?
If you’ve been following the Scottsdale real estate market for any length of time, you’ve probably heard the phrase “buyer’s market” or “sellers market” at some point. And although the meaning may seem apparent, it takes some study to understand what actually constitutes a buyer’s market. Who decides whether it’s a buyer’s or seller’s market in Scottsdale Arizona? What’s the threshold for deciding between the two?
Here’s a couple of facts you need to know. Supply And Demand: Economic Factors That Govern…Everything
If you studied basic economics in school, you’ll probably remember an early … (1 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Looking for Luxury? How to Upsize Your Next Home Without Upsizing Your Costs - 05/18/16 12:33 AM
Looking for Luxury? How to Upsize Your Next Home Without Upsizing Your Costs
Size matters when you are buying a new home. Whether you plan to expand your family, need more room for your stuff, or are concerned with resale value, you want to get the most space for your money. Also, if you want to add a feel of luxury to your home, one of the best ways to do it is to create open spaces rather than cramming all your furniture in rooms so tiny you can barely walk around without knocking something over. Traditionally speaking, the larger a home … (1 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: The Courtyards at Desert Park located in Dc Ranch. - 05/13/16 01:17 AM

The Courtyards at Desert Park in Dc Ranch, Scottsdale Az. is an enclave of 89 unique one, two and three story townhomes. This amazing community has its own private pool area worthy of any high-end destination resort, featuring a heated pool and spa, cozy fireplace, covered ramada's for privacy and shade, and separate barbeque area.
Courtyards at Desert Park Custom architecture detailing and subtle exterior finishing touches on these homes include hand painted tiles from Santa Barbara, intricate iron accents on windows and balcony areas and charming wood shutters.
The overall feel is that this is a community that feels and lives like … (0 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Val Vista Lakes, The Enclave Just listed - 05/02/16 12:58 AM

Just Listed in The Enclave of Val Vista Lakes. 
This remodeled 3 bedroom 2.5 bath two stoy home. Split floor plan with the master on the first floor and two large bedrooms and a loft area on the second floor. 
Wood flooring on the first floor, new carpet through the home. 
Brand new Trane Ac system installed in August of 2015. New ceiling fans, light fixtures, door hardware and awesome grantie countertops. 
Private backyard for quiet evenings, or play area for kids or pets. 
Enjoy the fabulous amenities at Val Vista Lakes with a beach pool, Jacuzzi, 8 tennis courts, and Fitness center. There's a tranquil … (1 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Saving Up for Your New Home Down Payment? - 04/25/16 12:20 AM
Saving Up for Your New Scottsdale Home Down Payment?
Try These Money-saving Tips to Speed Things Up One of the most significant challenges that many people face when preparing to buy a first home in Scottsdale as it relates to saving money for a down payment.
While there are many different mortgage loan programs with varying down payment requirements, the fact is that it can still be difficult to save up a large sum of money. Some loan programs may require you to save as much as 10 percent or 20 percent of the sales price of the home.
You can employ a few … (0 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Just Listed in Gilbert AZ- The Enclave at Val Vista Lakes - 04/15/16 01:40 AM
Click the link for a great virtual tour.
Just listed this beautifully remodeled 3 bedroom 2.5 bath stunner!
 MLS: 5427898 3 bed 2.5 bath. An amazing and fantastic remodel in Val Vista Lakes-The Enclave.
Dramatic great room with vaulted ceilings and fireplace! New diagonal set tile floors throughout. New carpet in bedrooms. Gorgeous kitchen w/refinished cabinets and hardware. Stainless steel appliances. New lighting. Ceiling fans. New plumbing fixtures. Gorgeous tiled surround showers. Wood blinds. Huge master walkin closet. Computer desk at loft. Great backyard for the kids or pets.

Fabulous amenities at Val Vista Lakes w/beach pool. Jacuzzi. 6 tennis courts. Fitness center. Tranquil lake … (1 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Marketing to Millennials: Stage Your Home to Attract This Buyer - 04/10/16 11:57 PM
Marketing to Millennials: How to Stage Your Home to Attract One of the Hottest Buyer Groups.
Millennials are finally starting to enter the real estate market, but as is expected with a generation as different as Gen Y, they’re buying homes in a completely different way. Millennial buyers intend to own for shorter periods of time and want to live in metropolitan areas, and they’re also actively interested in real estate as an investment.
If you want to sell your home to a Millennial, you’ll need to change the way you stage and market the house in order to make the sale. Here’s … (4 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Ready to Make the Leap into Home Ownership? Here’s How You Can Tell - 03/22/16 12:19 AM

Are you ready to make that leap from living at home or renting to owning a Scottsdale home of your own? While everyone moves at their own pace, here are some signs that you can use to determine if it is time to own your own home.
Let’s take a look at some of the reasons you can use to justify your decision.
Are You Sticking Around?
If you plan on moving soon for a job or think that you won’t be in town much longer, it may be better to rent. However, if you are thinking about living in the area of Scottsdale … (2 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Custom Home Features That Will Make Your Property More Desirable - 03/02/16 10:35 PM

If you are looking to renovate your Scottsdale home before selling, what are some of the luxurious home features you can add that will really make the home special? These features will not only make your home more impressive, they will also improve your quality of life as you spend time in the home.
Another advantage of having these special features in your home is that they will make the property more attractive to buyers when you eventually resell.
Walk In Closet
A walk in closet is a dream-come-true for any fashionista, with enough space for clothing, accessories and dozens of pairs of shoes. … (2 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Is Your Scottsdale Home Overpriced? - 02/04/16 11:20 PM

Testing the market with a higher asking price in Scottsdale Az. is definitely not a good idea. Why? Because you are most likely going to lose money instead of making it. And this is not all, there are a few important other reasons. Let’s clarify some of the misunderstandings concerning this topic. In fact, this is probably one of the most common mistakes among some Scottsdale home sellers.
Here’s one certainty: you need professional support, you need Jeff Fisher.  You may have a vague opinion on the value of your property, but you cannot know for sure if you don’t request the opinion … (0 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Why Buying a Scottsdale Arizona Home is Better - 01/27/16 10:02 PM
Owning a house has always been regarded as the “American Dream”. But in the recent years, many home buyers were affected by a number of serious problems, such as the subprime mortgage crisis. According to the Census Bureau, the rates of people purchasing their own house decreased from 70 percent to 66 percent during the recession.
Nowadays, home ownership is said to be having a comeback and is already considered as a better choice than renting. Here are some reasons why now, is the time to buy a home in Scottsdale.
1. You can redesign your house and customize it according to your … (2 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Scottsdale Home For Sale? - 01/21/16 11:22 PM
Scottsdale home for Sale? Check out the things you have to avoid, to Sell your Scottsdale house quickly.
No matter what kind of home in Scottsdale we are talking about, there is always room for improvements. If you want to make it sell faster or for a larger amount of money, regardless of your reason, Jeff Fisher has prepared some top tips to make your property look better and grab the attention of your viewers easier!
Take a look and get the inspiration that you need to sell your Scottsdale Home. Here are the main Don’ts that will certainly inspire you!
• Don’t avoid … (0 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Reduce Stress when Buying and Selling a Scottsdale Home Simultaneously - 01/12/16 11:39 PM

If you’re in the process of simultaneously buying and selling a Scottsdale home, you may be in for the most stressful experience of your life. One real estate survey of over two thousand people found that buying and selling a house is more stressful than divorce, bankruptcy, a death in the family, becoming a parent for the first time, and even planning a wedding!
It’s not easy, but staying calm will help you to plan for your upcoming home purchase and sale and make the process easier. So how can you avoid the stress? Here are three strategies that will keep you … (0 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Sell Your Scottsdale Home in 2016 - 01/06/16 01:24 AM

When it comes to selling your Scottsdale home, predicting the real estate market may seem impossible. Even psychics and experts don’t always know what the future holds for real estate. But you can make some predictions based on what’s happened in past real estate cycles.
For starters, 2016 is an important election year. There’s also talk of interest rates potentially rising just a tad higher than the quarter-point hike that went into effect in December, the first such rate increase since 2006. Your strategies for selling your Scottsdale home, because of those issues and more, might differ this year.
Here are some tips … (1 comments)

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