phoenix mls: Ready To JUMP Into Your Own Phoenix Metro Home? UPDATED DAILY! - 03/18/24 08:46 PM
Have you feen on the fence and ready to take that JUMP off and into your very own Sunny Phoenix Arizona metro home? (Jump in Arizona by Sasin Tipchai from Pixabay)
Sitting on Fence Too Long? Time to Take that JUMP (Photo: Mabe Amber , Pixabay)
Sure you have been thinking about the JUMP but now is the time to purchase a home in the Sunny Phoenix Arizona metro area including Scottsdale! Why? Home prices will go up so why wait longer? PLUS, you get to live in a great home in a vibrant community.  Don't put off building wealth over time through … (10 comments)

phoenix mls: Let Me Get STRAIGHT To Point, CURVED Driveway Phoenix Homes are Cool! - 02/27/24 08:41 PM
Let me get STRAIGHT to the point, CURVED Driveway Homes are Cool! A straight driveway is not where it is at. (Photo Straight into Curve by Robert Owen-Wahl, Pixabay)
What is it about curved or circular driveway home anyway? Well they are enchanting, practical and WAY COOL! Would you like to buy a home in Phoenix metro including Scottsdale in Arizona with a CURVED Driveway? A home with a grand entrance with a CURVED or circular driveway and maybe a portico for when your guests arrive? They just look GOOD! Here are Homes for Sale with Circle Driveway in the Phoenix metro in Arizona … (11 comments)

phoenix mls: GLOBAL CHILLING Sweeping Into US while Sunny Arizona Awaits - 01/15/24 10:03 PM
"Global Chilling" is apparently sweeping the Earth in January 2024. (Photo: Snow by 2738129 Pixabay)
"A polar plunge will bring century-old, record low temperatures to most of the country into next week, the NWS (National Weather Service) reported", per USA Today.
Global Warming is apparently hiding with these century old COLD records being broken. Give me the Heat Miser! Think Sunny Arizona. As an alternative to this month's record cold Global Chilling it will be sunny and in the 70s this week in Phoenix, Scottsdale and the Desert Southwest.
Did you see that Sweden had 25+ year record cold (below -40 degrees celsius) temperatures last week … (6 comments)

phoenix mls: Looking For A Golf Course Home in Scottsdale AZ? UPDATED DAILY on MLS - 12/27/23 08:50 PM
Are you looking for a Golf Course Lot Home in Sunny Scottsdale, Arizona? Here are UPDATED DAILY Scottsdale golf course homes for sale on the MLS listed by all brokers. Check here for pictures, prices and details of single family detached homes, condos, townhomes and patio homes on golf course lots.   Golf, sunsets, cacti, patio looking on the fairway now we are talking. Like golf course water views? Also, check out Scottsdale waterfront homes for sale. Call/Text me Jeff Masich 480-242-6500 as your Buyer's REALTOR® for any homes listed on the MLS. (Photo: Looking by Robin Higgins, Pixabay)
Scottsdale golf course homes with great … (6 comments)

phoenix mls: Tired of Stairs? Single Level Homes For Sale in Phoenix Metro - 11/25/23 11:24 AM
Here are ALWAYS UP TO DATE and always desirable  Phoenix Arizona Metro Single Level Detached Homes for sale on the MLS.  As your Buyer's Realtor, I love to track the single or 1 story single family detached homes for sale in the Phoenix Arizona metro area for my clients because I think they are great for those that do not like to go up and down the stairs. If you like to wander around he house and think or talk on the phone and not going up and down each time you need to get something out of the refrigerator, check on the kids or do … (6 comments)

phoenix mls: Let Me Be CLEAR! One of the most OVERUSED Phrases - 11/02/23 05:04 PM
OK this HAS to be one of the MOST OVERUSED Phrases in the 21st Century! I don't remember when I was young people having to start talking with the preface "LET ME BE CLEAR!" Why? Does it mean they fib so much that they have to make the listener feel, "Well maybe they are telling the truth this time"? (Photo: Let me be clear by Tumisu, Pixabay)
Well as a REALTOR®, I am not going to tell you "Let Me Be Clear" first, but I do want to give you this simple tip on how to find a "Motivated Seller" that is … (9 comments)

phoenix mls: Grand Homes In Phoenix Metro Curved Driveways, NICE! UPDATED DAILY - 10/31/23 09:56 PM
Are you looking for a GRAND HOME with a CURVED Driveway? A home with a grand entrance with a CURVED or circular driveway and maybe a portico for when your guests arrive? They just look GOOD! Here are Homes for Sale with Circle Driveway in the Phoenix metro in Arizona for sale UPDATED DAILY on the MLS..  As a Buyer's Realtor, I love to track the curved and circle driveway homes for sale in the Phoenix Arizona metro area because I think they are more formal giving a custom home appearance. Do you have a lot of cars but no where to park them? … (2 comments)

phoenix mls: Marry (Buy) the Home and Date the Rate - 10/11/23 05:24 PM
It may be wise to Buy (Marry) the Home and Date the Rate (Mortgage Rate). You may have heard this term before, but it is valid. Are you waiting until mortgage rates drop significantly before buying a home?  (Photo: Arizona couple, Unsplash)
Timing the mortgage rate market is daunting and all indications are that the FED may raise the FED rate again this year. Mortgage rates which are now at 20+ year high in he 8's (pct) usually follow. Meanwhile, home prices continue their upward trend in many markets with the limited supply of homes available. In the Phoenix metro for example … (8 comments)

phoenix mls: Phoenix Metro ONE Level Homes For Sale UPDATED DAILY - 09/15/23 10:17 PM
Here are Phoenix Arizona Metro Homes with One Story, no stairs for you when living in and buying a single or 1 level home. (Photo:  1 Level homes are popular, Jeff Masich)
Here are ALWAYS UP TO DATE and always desirable  Phoenix Arizona Metro Single Level Detached Homes for sale on the MLS for the day that you are reading this.  As your Buyer's Realtor, I love to track the single or 1 story single family detached homes for sale in the Phoenix Arizona metro area for my clients because I think they are great for those that do not like to go up and down the stairs. If … (4 comments)

phoenix mls: LOOK! What's UP in Real Estate For July 2023 - 07/06/23 09:09 PM
LOOK! WHAT'S UP in the latest news in the US real estate market for July 2023? Check here for the always updated topics and full stories that real estate experts are talking about. See the latest information on real estate issues. What is the latest on Mortgage Rates, Home Prices, Home Makeovers, Finding Money For Down Payment and more? See the answers here and for more great stories see on Realtor.com: Real Estate News from Realtor.com (Photo: Harpreet Batish, Pixabay)
What's Up in Real Estate?
What is UP and rising to the TOP with future of housing in the US and other real estate industry news?
Top Headlines and Stories … (2 comments)

phoenix mls: Are YOU Waiting For It To GET BETTER Before Buying Home? - 06/18/23 08:49 PM
Many homeowners are unhappy or merely content with their current home, but are Waiting for the market to “GET BETTER” before they take action on the purchase of their dream home. (Photo: Pexels, Pixabay)
Right now, home affordability is better than ever with home prices AND rents rising steadily. Why wait to buy any longer? Buy a home and lock in your payments for 30 years while building equity. Mortgage rates are also increasing but still much closer to record lows than record highs. and there is no better investment in financial terms than your home. Don't forget you can always refinance … (5 comments)

phoenix mls: WHAT'S UP in Real Estate For JUNE 2023 - 06/09/23 10:07 AM
WHAT'S UP in the latest news in the US real estate market for June 2023? Check here for the always updated topics and full stories that real estate experts are talking about. See the latest information on real estate issues. What is the latest on Mortgage Rates, Home Prices, Home Makeovers, Finding Money For Down Payment and more? See the answers here and for more great stories see on Realtor.com: Real Estate News from Realtor.com (Photo: amyelizabethquinn, Pixabay)
What's Up in Real Estate?
What is UP and rising to the TOP with future of housing in the US and other real estate industry news?
Top Headlines and Stories this Week … (2 comments)

phoenix mls: Beauty Blooms in the Arizona Desert of Phoenix - 05/30/23 09:44 AM
Now here in Arizona Sonoran desert areas surrounding Phoenix and Scottsdale we do not have the delicate tropical flower blooms of Hawaii and Florida. (Above photo of Red Bougainvillea which thrives in the desert heat in my yard)
However, one truly appreciates a desert flowering plant. We get the sometimes week long blooms off a cactus or the so call century plants (often every 5 to 9 years) from certain varieties of Yucca or Agave.
However, I truly appreciate the entire Summer long blooms of select plants that can take the direct sunlight of the Summer months from May through October with temperatures … (6 comments)

phoenix mls: A Waterfall in Phoenix Arizona Desert? - 05/29/23 07:31 PM
Arizona Falls dating back to the 1800s is a joy to visit in the Arizona Desert City of Phoenix and now generates power as part of a free public park refreshing for visitors with multiple waterfalls. (Photo: SRP website)
Jeff Masich says hello at Arizona Falls in Phoenix Arizona
Many people do not know about Arizona Falls at the GR Herberger Park is the only waterfall in Phoenix caused by a natural 20 foot drop in the Arizona Canal. Locals have been coming here since the 1800s often on horseback for swimming and picnics. Here is an old picture of Arizona Falls in the … (2 comments)

phoenix mls: Path To Home Ownership May Be Easier Than YOU Think - 04/23/23 10:33 PM
Buying a home can often seem like a scary step, especially if you have only rented. But I'm here to tell you that with the right real estate agent the path to homeownership can be smoother than you think. (Photo: Path to Home by Inspector, Pixabay)
As the local real estate expert in the area, I can tell that there are many benefits to buying a home vs. renting in today's market.
Pride of ownership and the ability to build financial equity Prices are the lowest they have been in a while Ability to paint and decorate to create your dream home … (5 comments)

phoenix mls: Can Landlord Say NO to THIS Therapy Pet? - 04/01/23 10:58 PM
Can a Landlord say NO to THIS Therapy Pet and Should they have done so in this instance? Today was a shocker.! I just got back from a showing of a Landlord's rental home that was for Sale and the existing tenant had a "Therapy Pet".  This pet made my Buyer client feel very uncomfortable in the close quarters of this modest 3 bedroom 2 bath 1,520 sf home In Arizona.
Therapy Pets are legal for tenants and for those that need "emotional support" and comfort of all kinds. Now this was the largest therapy pet I have ever witnessed in a home … (14 comments)

phoenix mls: Looking for A Circular Drive Home in Phoenix Metro? UPDATED DAILY - 03/08/23 07:34 PM
Do you think a straight drive way to your garage is boring? Are you looking for homes with a circular driveway? They just look GOOD! Here are Homes for Sale with Circle Driveway in the Phoenix metro in Arizona for sale UPDATED DAILY on the MLS for the day you are reading this.  As a Buyer's Realtor, I love to track the circle driveway homes for sale in the Phoenix Arizona metro area because I think they are more formal giving a custom home appearance. Do you have a lot of cars but no where to park them? I have a … (3 comments)

phoenix mls: How Would YOU Describe THIS Listing? Marketing 101 Real Estate - 01/16/23 10:46 PM
Sit back and enjoy some Real Estate humor during your search for Arizona homes and land" says, Jeff Masich, Associate Broker and "Always Thinking" REALTOR® with Arizona Homes and Land Group, HomeSmart®. However, I also need to sit back and reflect as I begin my new 2023 year planning and Reflect on my Real Estate Marketing 101 classes. This is serious. The new world of real estate terminology is about Google, Google Spiders and "Key Words". Where will your listings, website and blogs rank in the Google hierarchy? (Photo: Robbin Higgins, Pixabay)
How about improving my listings with the right "Key Words" … (52 comments)

phoenix mls: So everyone is clear, I’m going to put my glasses on... - 01/02/23 04:17 PM
OK Everyone, Happy New Year with these one liners, and I hope some are not too painful (photo: Tumisu from Pixabay):
Dad, are we pyromaniacs? Yes, we arson.   She was only a moonshiner's daughter, but I miss her still.   What do you call a pig with laryngitis? Disgruntled.   Why do bees stay in their hives during winter? Swarm.   Just so everyone is clear, I’m going to put my glasses on.   A commander walks into a bar and orders everyone around.   I lost my job as a stage designer. I left without making a scene.   Never … (18 comments)

phoenix mls: Meaning and History of "Auld Lang Syne" HAPPY NEW YEAR! - 12/28/22 04:22 PM
Have you ever wondered what does "Auld Lang Syne" mean when we sing it often on New Years or at times of farewell or parting? Well the words come from the poem by Scottsman, Robert Burns back in 1788 (lyrics follow). The words are often attributed to happier times or "Days Gone By". For more on both the lyrics and the tune and how they are linked...read on. (Photo: Memories, Pixabay)
Illustration of Robert Burn's Poem "Auld Lang Syne" ...Old Friends of days gone by
The poem's Scots title may be translated into standard English as "old long since" or, less literally, "long long … (20 comments)

 
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Jeff Masich-Scottsdale AZ Associate Broker,MBA,GRI

Arizona Homes and Land Group/ Buy or Sell

Scottsdale, AZ

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