arizona homes and land: Give Thanks to Homes that have Man Cave or RV Garage! - 11/08/18 07:30 PM
Give thanks to the biggest gift a man can ask for. What is that you may ask? Well a Man Cave or RV Garage. What man does not want a MAN CAVE for some of the following reasons:
 
 Reasons to Own a Home with a MAN CAVE
1. Tools and workshop
2. Basketball Court
3. RV
4. Trailer
5. Collectible Cars
6. Bobcat and Snow Blowers and Jet skis
7. Working on the next carpentry project
8. Storage
9. Airplane
10. Stuff
 
It is great addition to a Man's kingdom. King of his won home. Want to find a MAN CAVE home of your own? Well you have come to the right place.
  
Many … (3 comments)

arizona homes and land: Give thanks to our Modern Homes - 11/07/18 06:52 AM
We all need to give thanks for the modern homes we as Realtors have to sell, live in and the other associated daily living conveniences that we have today when compared to our forefather real estate agents 100 years ago. Think how hard it would be to sell a home like our grandparents lived in today! Note, I am not evening mentionin the Smart Phone and wifi,  that is a story for another day.   
Modern kitchen with all of the "bells and whistles" in the early 1900s
 
What do we expect a home improvement to be in the early 21st century? Granite counters, … (3 comments)

arizona homes and land: Things To Do in Arizona November 2018 - 11/03/18 09:17 AM
Things to Do in Arizona throughout the state during November 2018 and all year round.  The link provided here is dynamic and updated daily through the year. Check in often for the latest updates from the best sources in Arizona. November Fall festivals are in full swing. The Tempe Festival of hte Arts is the biggest such event of the season. There is a fun event for everyone.   Tempe Festival of the Arts is huge and wonderful place to find unique and hand made Christmas Gifts held in Downtown Tempe from November 30 to December 2. Here is picture from the last semi annual … (0 comments)

arizona homes and land: Hey SLOW Home Buyer...Go A Little FASTER - 10/31/18 08:32 AM
Sometimes going too slowly during the home buying process can cause the good, adorable, great buy homes to sell quickly as the slow home buyer checks everything out leaving only the average homes (there are many of them) that linger on the market for the slow home buyer to choose from. Often it is the nimble "ready to buy" Buyers that spring and submit an offer when the golden opportunity homes first come on the market.
 
The Story of the SLOW Home Buyer
During an open house near a main street, I noticed a man driving slowly past the house. This seemed normal as lookey loos … (1 comments)

arizona homes and land: Affordable Family Homes For Sale in Mesa Arizona - 10/30/18 03:16 PM
Are you looking for a n affordable family home, maybe with 3+ Bedrooms and a garage with a back yard and a patio cover for some serious grilling? Well, think Mesa Arizona.  There are also a number of 55+ aged restricted communities in Mesa with affordable detached single family homes, like Leisure World and Dreamland Villas as an example.
 
Mesa Arizona is the third largest city in the Grand Canyon State and is a suburb of Phoenix in the Southeast Valley. Mesa is a thriving city with many restaurants, shopping centers and is the winter home of the Chicago Cubs. Here are … (0 comments)

arizona homes and land: How "slow can you go" to buy home? - 10/26/18 04:07 PM
During an open house near a main street, I noticed a man driving slowly past the house. This seemed normal as lookey loos often do this to look and write down the address. The man continued driving to the corner when he saw the flash of a traffic camera.
 
                       Have you noticed that Lookey Loos will drive by For Sale homes very slowly?
 
He figured that his picture had been taken for exceeding the limit, even though he knew that he was not speeding. Just to be sure, he went around the … (2 comments)

arizona homes and land: Yikes! Say NO to Herman Munster Halloween home decor - 10/24/18 09:27 AM
If Herman Munster was a Real Estate Agent, would his home selling ideas coincide with what most Buyers want even at Halloween? Herman, if you recall on TV's The Munsters had some unique ideas regarding home decoration. Would Herman's ideas help a home Seller get an offer at the best price for the Seller? You can decide here.
                                 Herman Munster, Realtor would have his own home selling ideas
 
One of the more difficult things we as Real Estate professionals have to do is advising our clients "what has to go" when … (5 comments)

arizona homes and land: 8 Ways To Upgrade Your Home For Less than $100 - 10/23/18 09:03 AM
When enduring the chaotic (and expensive!) process of selling your home and planning a move, the last thing on your list of priorities is probably a home renovation. However, it’s also important to ensure that your home looks updated and attractive in order to appeal to potential buyers.
        An entry Trellis or Arch at the side walk adds interest and depth to your home
 
Are you looking to upgrade your home’s style, but facing a limited budget and timeline? Consider these seven ideas:
Add a Entry Trellis or Arch. An entry trellis or arch at the sidewalk followed by … (0 comments)

arizona homes and land: Mesa Arizona Homes For Sale with a Garage - 10/22/18 08:48 PM
Mesa Arizona is the third largest city in the Grand Canyon State and is a suburb of Phoenix in the Southeast Valley. Mesa is a thriving city with many restaurants, shopping centers and is the winter home of the Chicago Cubs. Here are detached single family homes with a garage for sale in Mesa Arizona. Check here for the always up to date list with pictures, prices and details. House prices are less expensive than nearby Scottsdale, Gilbert and Chandler with lower taxes also.
    Single family Homes with a garage for sale in Mesa Arizona on a full page with pictures and … (0 comments)

arizona homes and land: Last Minute... But Creative Halloween Costumes - 10/21/18 11:33 PM
Are you running out of time but need a creative halloween costume for you or the kids. Well read on...
 
 
Whether you’re heading to a Halloween party or going trick-or-treating with the kids, dressing up for Halloween is a fun tradition no matter your age. Sometimes, however, the responsibilities of life pile up, and planning a costume is not a top priority. Fortunately, it is still possible to piece together a creative costume with minimal time and effort. Here are a few clever ideas:
404 error. (Note this is not an error!) With nothing more than a plain white t-shirt and a black … (3 comments)

arizona homes and land: Getting ready to Downsize in Arizona? Tips to Start - 10/20/18 08:46 AM
A Guide to Stress-Free Downsizing 
Downsizing—or the process of moving from a larger home to a smaller one—is a major life transition that many people of all ages undergo. Downsizing may be necessitated by financial concerns, or it may be chosen due to a change in circumstances, such as moving in with a significant other, retiring, relocating from the suburbs to the city, or just being enticed by the simplicity of a smaller home. Regardless of the reason, the process of downsizing may evoke mixed emotions, like stress and sadness alongside excitement and relief.
 
Are you thinking about taking the momentous step of … (1 comments)

arizona homes and land: Phoenix Fashion Week Friday-Sunday Oct 19-21 - 10/19/18 07:49 AM
Get out and do something different in Scottsdale Arizona this weekend at Phoenix Fashion Week with walkways, models, fashion experts and events. The events are held at Talking Stick Resort on Indian Bend Road. Take the Indian Bend exit on the 101 Freeway in Scottsdale and you will see the Talking Stick Resort and have fun.
Photo from http://phoenixfashionweek.com/ where the public may purchase tickets to the events
 
The Talking Stick Resort has hotel rooms, dining, and a casino plus golf for a myriad of activities on the edge of Scottsdale.
 
For other always updated Things To Do In Arizona including Scottsdale and around the state … (1 comments)

arizona homes and land: Moving to Arizona? Save on Moving and Move-in Costs - 10/18/18 09:38 PM
Are you getting ready to move to Arizona this year from California, like everyone else it seems, making Maricopa County (Phoenix and Scottsdale) the fastest growing county in the US? 
Save money on your family move with these tips as you prepare for your move to Arizona or anywhere else.
 
From selling your current home to settling into a new one, moving is a stressful, time-consuming, and costly process. Many people try to save money on their moves by invoking the help of friends and family, or simply trying to handle the packing and relocation of their belongings by themselves. However, regardless of your … (0 comments)

arizona homes and land: Cacti and Succulent Fall Sale Oct 19-21 Phoenix Botantical Gardens - 10/17/18 09:47 AM
Come see the Fall 2018 Cacti and Succulent plant sale at Phoenix Botantical Gardens from October 20-21. Members only on October 19.
                                                                               Cactus Photo from Flickr
DATES: October 20, 2018 – October 21, 2018
WHERE: DESERT BOTANICAL GARDEN is located at 1201 N. Galvin Parkway Phoenix, AZ 85008
PRICE: No admission charge to enter the Fall Plant Sale
Members Only: Friday Oct. 19 | 7 a.m. – 5 … (0 comments)

arizona homes and land: Carefree AZ, A great name and better place to live - 10/14/18 08:34 PM
Here are the latest homes for sale Carefree Arizona near Scottsdale and Cave Creek. Carefree is a cool and laid back town with a great name and wonderful street names. How about "Meander Way, This Is It Place, Tranquil Way, Whileaway Rd" and many more? Read on...
Looking to move to Carefree, Arizona? A town with great street names like Ho-Hum Road and  Easy Street and awesome views and vistas. See homes for sale in Carefree.
 
Bordering Carefree is Scottsdale, Arizona which is constantly selected by independent reviews as one of the best cities to live in the US. Characterized by great weather, … (1 comments)

arizona homes and land: Latest Always Up to Date Paradise Valley AZ Homes For Sale - 10/13/18 09:04 PM
Paradise Valley, on average price/sf has the most expensive homes and estates in Arizona.  Take a look at the latest and always up to date Paradise Valley luxury homes for sale priced from $1 million to $30 million or all Paradise Valley Arizona homes for sale. Most PV homes have 1+ acre lots, nestled from Camelback Mountain to the north immediately west of Scottsdale.
 
Some of the homes have a territorial feel while many have been built or remodeled more recently into Tuscan styled mansions. Beautiful views on elevated lots look out over the Valley on Scottsdale or downtown Phoenix. Homes that have a view … (3 comments)

arizona homes and land: Owning Rental Apartments is Hot in Arizona - 10/12/18 03:10 PM
Owning rental apartments is HOT in Arizona right now. Why? People are moving into the state in record numbers and need a place to live. Are you an investor looking to add to your portfolio of Apartments for sale in Arizona? Take a look for pictures and details of some units for sale here. Ask me, I am aware of others also. Read on...
Multiple Family Dwellings are HOT in Arizona like The 8th Street Apartments in Thatcher, Arizona were listed by me and sold in 2017 with 93 units for $4.6 million MLS # 5221913
 
For Apartments or Multi Family Dwellings for Sale in Arizona check here … (1 comments)

arizona homes and land: Get out to the 134th Annual Arizona State Fair! - 10/11/18 09:47 PM
Dont worry be happy! Get out to the Arizona State Fair in Phoenix during October and other Things to Do in Arizona throughout the state during October 2018 and all year round.  The link provided here is dynamic and updated daily through the year. Check in often for the latest updates from the best sources in Arizona. Octoberfest and fall festivals are in full swing plus the Arizona State Fair and so much more! There is a fun event for everyone.  Arizona State Fair from Visit Phoenix https://www.visitphoenix.com/event/arizona-state-fair/103008/   134th Annual Arizona State Fair at Arizona State Fairgrounds : Phoenix October 5 to October 28 602-252-6771www.azstatefair.com Indulge all your … (1 comments)

arizona homes and land: Free Cash to Buy Phoenix Home? Dream Yet Lives! - 10/10/18 09:02 AM
Are you dreaming of buying a home in the Phoenix Arizona metro area but short of cash for down payment or closing costs? Well, the DREAM YET LIVES with free home buyer grants and zero or low down payment options still available. Home prices and mortgage rates are rising. Now is the time to act! Read on!
   DREAM YET LIVES!
 
Does buying a home with no down payment seem like a dream that is to good to be true? Well it can and does happen with the Free Home Buyer Grants that are still available in the Phoenix Arizona metro area … (1 comments)

arizona homes and land: Spooky in Scottsdale! Try Glow Putt Golf in the Dark - 10/09/18 10:06 PM
Well there are all of those Phoenix metro area Halloween special seasonal events to go to. Well how about something permanent and dark but fun and head to the dark and the Glow at Glow Putt Mini Golf in Scottsdale Arizona. The ball glows but so do you!
Enjoy the dark and be safe with the glow lightsl indoors at Glow Putt Mini Golf in Scottsdale Arizona...photo from website
 
Each game takes about 45 minutes. Bring the kids or a date. Wear white so you can glow! A party room is available.
 
Glow Putt Mini Golf
9160 E Shea Blvd Ste 110
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
(602) 726-3441
http://glowputtaz.com
 
Looking to do some other things … (2 comments)

 
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