jeff fisher realtor: Just Listed: Peoria AZ, Crescent Views, 3 bed 2.5 bath. - 11/03/14 05:21 AM
Beautiful 2009 Maracay home located in the gated community of Crescent Views at Sonoran Mountain Ranch a master planned community in Peoria. This great room floor plan features upgraded upper maple kitchen cabinets, corian counter tops, tile in the kitchen, dining area, laundry and bathrooms. Black G.E. appliances, two-tone interior paint, iron and maple wood stair rails, glass block at master bath with cultured marble surrounds, walk in master closet, easy care landscape, covered patio, just steps away from biking/walking path to the mountain or CAP canal. 3 bedroom 2.5 baths. Just a short walk to the community pool amenities. Wait … (1 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Thinking About a New Floor? Five Reasons to Choose Hardwood Flooring - 10/28/14 03:06 AM

 
If you’re remodeling, you should seriously consider updating your flooring. A new hardwood floor will give your home an impressive look and prevent scratches and stains. Here are five very good reasons why you should consider a hardwood floor for your next remodeling project.
Hardwood Is More Durable Than Other Materials
Hardwood is much more durable and longer lasting than many other flooring materials. If there’s a lot of traffic in your home, hardwood floors are less likely to get scratches and dents than vinyl tiles or laminated floors. On weaker floors, damage is often permanent – but with hardwood … (1 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Not Just For Cars: How to Transform Your Garage into a New, Highly Usable Space - 10/11/14 12:40 PM

In some homes, garages are used only for car storage or all that junk you just can’t seem to throw away or donate.  They may appear to be bare or stuffed with junk and without real functional use for homeowners. 
However, other garages may be an envy of the neighborhood – they may have floor to ceiling shelving systems, and they may be the picture-perfect image of organization. With a bit of planning and creativity, you can turn your garage into a much more functional space. Here’s how you can make your garage the most useful space in the house.
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jeff fisher realtor: North Scottsdale Custom Dream Home for sale. MLS: 5167405 - 10/09/14 05:34 AM

This custom dream home is just right for the car collector/toy enthusiast.
Private gated security in a beautiful North Scottsdale location. This compound offers peace of mind on a premium lot just under 3 acres.
Solidly built by Fisher Custom homes, you enter through the motor court and can see this home with every feature you could desire. With 5 bedrooms, 8 baths.  Imported 30” french limestone slab floors on the lower level.
Then take the elevator to see hand scraped pegged red oak wood plank floors on the 2nd level.

 
Cherry and Alder cabinets in kitchen are … (0 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Autumn Home Staging: Set Your Home to Match the Colors of Autumn - 10/02/14 08:52 AM

It may be the just the end of summer right now in Arizona, but autumn is right around the corner, and in many states the leaves ae already changing.  Autumn is not only a great time to enjoy some cooler weather, but it is also a perfect time to sell a home. If you want to sell your house this autumn, these home staging tips will have buyers pounding down your door.
Improve Your Curb Appeal

 
Curb appeal is easily the most important factor when it comes to selling a home, and it is even more important in the … (2 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Five Uses For Olive Oil That Don't Involve A Stove - 09/22/14 06:21 AM
It’s Not Just for Cooking! 
 

 
Olive oil contains heart-healthy fats, which makes it a great choice for those concerned about a eating healthy. However, this amazing oil also can be used to solve a variety of household and beauty problems. A high-quality oil like extra-virgin olive oil tastes great for eating and cooking but for beauty and household purposes, a less expensive type will probably work fine.
Remove Stickers And Price Tags

 
Taking off price tags and stickers often takes time, and it can be a real challenge to remove the entire thing. Stop stressing and get … (7 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Saving the Best For Last - 09/10/14 12:46 AM
Why You Want to Save the Best Rooms in Your Home for the End of the Showing.

 
Do you remember when you were buying your first home? You may have looked at dozens before you settled on the perfect home for your family to live and grow in. Perhaps another home came in a close second, but you ultimately settled on that house or apartment – maybe it’s the the one you’re now selling!
Chances are you don’t remember anything much about most of the homes you viewed, and the things that stand out are the best (that bedroom … (6 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Buying or Selling, Three Traits You’ll Want in Your Real Estate Agent - 08/28/14 07:55 AM
 

 
 
For both buyers and sellers in the great Phoenix Scottsdale area, choosing the right real estate agent is an important and difficult decision, but making the right selection is critical. Consider the following essential characteristics for a real estate agent before signing a contract.
 
Experience
 

 
An agent must understand the real estate market as well as the practices and processes of buying and selling. While a new agent may have energy and desire, experienced agents will be able to offer insights and experiences which are likely to give their clients the edge in … (1 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Three Reasons a Buyer Chooses a Home - 08/02/14 05:42 AM
There are three reasons a buyer chooses to buy a Scottsdale/Phoenix area home:
Location, Condition, and Price.
Let’s take a look at each:

Price:
First, you need to know if your neighborhood and price range is in a buyer’s market or seller’s market. A buyer’s market is characterized by large inventories of 6 months supply or higher, fewer buyers making offers, low offers, and many seller concessions. A seller’s market is characterized by low supply of 6 months on hand or less, heavy buyer traffic, multiple offers, and close to full price or full price offers.
Your real estate agent … (3 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Wrought Iron: A Simple, and Beautiful Addition to Any Home - 07/27/14 10:52 AM
 
Wrought iron is a classic accent that has been used to beautify homes for centuries. The strong and simple elegance of wrought iron is a wonderful addition to any modern home. It can be incorporated into home design in many different ways.

 
A Masculine Addition To Any Design
 

 
Wrought iron is considered to be masculine from a design standpoint. It is a great way to add depth and balance to a home. Wrought iron works well with both light and dark palettes, and can be incorporated into most modern home designs.
 
Because it is … (7 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: 3 Signs It's Time To Lower The Asking price On Your Home - 07/06/14 02:20 PM
 

 
Selling your home in a slow real estate market isn’t easy, but it can be done. Pricing your home right is the key to selling it within a reasonable amount of time.
Sometimes this means lowering your price while it’s on the market. Of course, you want to get as much money as possible, so how do you know when it’s time to lower your asking price?
 

 
No One Is Looking At Your Home. If you expect your home to sell, you need to have people look inside it. Most buyers search for homes within a … (3 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: 3 Cheap Easy Ways To Make Your Home For Sale More inviting - 06/25/14 11:00 AM

 
Most people who are  putting up their home for sale on the Greater Phoenix/Scottsdale market don’t have a lot of available cash to spruce it up. While staging houses is a definite plus, it has it’s costs, as do many of the other suggested “to-dos.” Here are a few of my favorites that are cheap and definetly easy ways to make your home look more inviting to buyers:
 
1. Put away the personal stuff.
 

 
Not every buyer looking at a home for sale in Scottsdale appreciates the fact that someone still lives there. So depersonalize. … (4 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Summer Fun In The Backyard Of Your Own Home - 06/15/14 11:13 PM

 
Summer is gearing up, and the great summer holidays are right around the corner. From 4th of July picnics and fireworks to Memorial Day barbeques, Labor day, Flag day, and every sunny day in between, a little preparation can make your Scottsdale home a spot for summer fun.
Clean Up The Grill
 

 
One of the most popular pieces of outdoor party equipment is the barbeque grill.  Over winter, it can accumulate a lot of dust. Propane tanks may need refilling and even the tires might need a little oil. If the grill wasn’t cleaned and stored properly, … (4 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Three IPhone Apps That Make Your Home A Smart Home - 06/07/14 03:57 AM
 

 
 
These days, efficiency and productivity are the keys to life, which is why it’s no surprise that home automation is a bigger topic than ever before. As more and more people become tech savvy and get used to working with handheld devices, home automation becomes a natural fit for your smartphone or other handheld device. After all, it’s a true pleasure to be able to control nearly everything in your home from just one device!
 
You have so many things to do each and every day that it would be too much of a hassle to … (5 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: How To Add Color To Your Home Decor Without Going Overboard - 05/20/14 02:11 PM
 

 
There is a fine line between adding color to your home décor and using too much color, so that you feel like you are living inside a rainbow.
A little bit of color will add a lot of fun and interest to your Scottsdale home design, but too much color can be overwhelming. How can you achieve that perfect balance?
Here are some tips to keep in mind for using color in your home in a subtle and balanced way:
Use Color Schemes
 
Before choosing the colors for your décor, do a little bit of research … (4 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: How You Can Get Full Asking Price For Your Home - 05/11/14 06:30 AM
 

When it comes to selling your home and getting the full asking price you want, there are certain tactics and methods you can employ to ensure that this wish becomes a reality. Avoiding the commonly made mistakes that end up lowering the value of your home and discouraging people from viewing it is ultimately the key in getting top dollar, as well carrying out the showings and sale of your home in a professional manner. Listen to the professionals, and make sure you employ these real estate sale methods to get your desired number on your home sale.
 
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jeff fisher realtor: Photographs Matter When Selling Scottsdale Real Estate - 05/04/14 01:49 AM
 

 
Online images and local advertisements are usually the first impressions that buyers get of Scottsdale real estate — so why not present your home at its best? After buyers decide their price range, square footage needs and the number of bedrooms they want, the next step is to look at photographs to determine if a home is worth visiting in person.
 
When enlisting the services of a Realtor to help sell your home, you should inquire how they plan to visually promote it. You want buyers to view your home in its best light, so it’s okay to … (2 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Baby On The Way? Baby Proof Your Home In Just One Weekend - 04/23/14 12:41 AM
 

 
One of the most exciting times in a parent’s life is the time before a baby’s arrival. Between anticipation and preparation time passes in an instant, and before you know it you will be holding your little one in your arms. Although newborns are too small to get into too much trouble, in only a few short months your child will be looking to explore the world around them. Make sure your home is ready for the adventure, and baby proofing is done in advance. Over the course of a single weekend you can transform your home into … (8 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Condo Vs. House: Which Is Best For Your Lifestyle? - 04/06/14 12:05 AM

 
Some people love living in condos, while others swear by single family detached homes. When it comes to deciding between the two, however, you can’t always rely on someone else’s word. Sometimes it’s as simple as understanding and assessing your lifestyle to make the best choice, since condo living and home ownership are two radically different experiences, and thereby serve two very different types of lifestyles and personalities. Here are a few considerations if you’re trying to decide whether you should invest in a house or a condo in the Scottsdale/Phoenix area.
 
House: Best If You Have A … (4 comments)

jeff fisher realtor: Pay Attention To Details When Viewing A Home - 03/08/14 11:40 PM
 

When you are looking at a potential Scottsdale home to buy, it’s important to pay attention to the details so that you can ensure that you are making the right choice. However, many home buyers often get so caught up in the excitement that they will miss certain important things that they need to know about the property.
If you are buying a home, or out looking at open houses this weekend then make sure that you don’t miss any of these commonly overlooked details:
Do the Appliances Work?
 

While maybe not during an Open House, but … (5 comments)

 
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