phoenix real estate: 6 Fresh Ways to Update your House Numbers - 08/16/19 10:09 PM
We update everything else in our homes. But, how about your house numbers?
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Per Kelsey Mulvey of Realtor.com on August 8, 2019: When considering the look of your home's exterior, your landscaping and paint color probably are first to come to mind. But there's another design element at play here—one that's easy to forget about but that can make your home stand out above the rest if done right: your house number.
"House numbers may be a necessity, but they don’t have to be boring," says Kriss Swint, director of interactive strategy and design at Royal Building Products. "They can add an inexpensive … (3 comments)

phoenix real estate: A Tree Can Tell A Story...Just like a Home - 08/07/19 12:34 AM
An amazing tree can make the home sell but also can tell a story. Just like a home can tell a story.  I love homes that tell a story.
 
What story do you see here? 
A boy left his bike chained to a tree when he went to war in 1914. Tree grows around bike on Vashon Island, Washington state.  By Todd Bates on Flickr and also on http://www.duskyswondersite.com/tag/amazing-trees/
 
Do you wonder who walks up those stairs? 
                                                Treehouse in the Woods (Pixabay M Maggs)
 
For an … (19 comments)

phoenix real estate: We're Talking BIG Here...7 Bedroom Homes Phoenix Metro - 07/16/19 05:49 PM
We are taling BIG here! Do you have a large family? Bring the Brood! Here are the rare large big family 7+ Bedroom homes for sale in the Phoenix, AZ metro MLS with pictures, prices, details map locations and more in a full page format.  Need a "Compound" for the extended family? You have come to the right place.  Don't need a place quite that large? For all other single family all detached homes for sale in the Phoenix Arizona metro on the MLS.
 
7+ Bedroom Homes For Sale in the Phoenix Arizona Metro Area 
     For a free MLS search on full page for Large 7+ Bedroom homes for sale in … (1 comments)

phoenix real estate: Too Hot? Try Glow Putt Mini Golf indoors Scottsdale AZ - 07/10/19 11:28 PM
Get out of the heat and into the Glow at Glow Putt Mini Golf in Scottsdale Arizona.
Bring family or a date to Glow Putt Mini Golf in Scottsdale
 
Per Glow Putt website, "Glow Putt Mini Golf is an indoor, glow-in-the-dark, miniature golf course.  The jungle-safari theme surrounds a challenging 18-hole course that is illuminated with special UV lighting. Even the golf ball is special as it glows brilliantly each time it passes through one of the many custom-made CHARGERS  located throughout the course.  The layout is designed to challenge and please all skill levels as you make your way through the air-conditioned course."
 
Get out of the … (2 comments)

phoenix real estate: Summer Time Outside Home Projects To Consider - 06/30/19 02:37 PM
OK, the snow has melted and the home is ready for some improvements especially some of those outside projects during the Summer months.
Daniel Bortz reported for Realtor.com on June 25, 2019: "For many of us, the arrival of summer means it's time to lounge by a swimming pool, throw a few backyard barbecues, and maybe tackle some home improvement projects around the house.
After all, warmer temps provide ideal conditions for most renovations in and around the house. However, a recent survey by Home Depot found that nearly 30% of Americans aren't quite sure how to kick off outdoor projects and are … (2 comments)

phoenix real estate: Real Estate and Medical Terms can cause STRESS - 06/22/19 01:47 PM
I am a REALTOR® and I know that buying or selling a home can be stressful. Looking at the amortization schedule and interest paid over 30 years, other terms such as Inspection, Appraisal, Repossession, Delinquent, Credit Report, Taxes, and Mortgage Insurance, Deed, Hazard Insurance, Title Insurance, Mortgage Payments, Underwriter can all cause people to worry and lose sleep.
 
I saw this list of STRESSFUL Medical terms looking at another area of life. Sometimes the alternate phonetic meanings are more appealing and less likely to cause worry.
 
Just Saying....your day could be going great and then out of the blue STRESS occurs. We long for peaceful homes … (0 comments)

phoenix real estate: ROAD TRIP! A Short Guide and Tip from My Father - 06/20/19 11:33 AM
ROAD TRIP! June is here and July is coming … (0 comments)

phoenix real estate: Hidden Places Phoenix Metro: Deer Valley Petroglyph Preserve - 06/07/19 08:29 PM
Welcome to news about hidden places in the Valley of the Sun in the Phoenix Arizona metro area. Phoenix is the 5th largest city in the US and also includes the larger metro area of Scottsdale, Mesa, Chandler, Gilbert, Glendale, Cave Creek, Carefree, Surprise, Fountain Hills, Paradise Valley, Ahwatukee and more wonderful cities and towns.
 
Yet, in this large city there are many little known or almost unknown places of beauty and wonder to the majority of local residents of the Phoenix metro. It is my endeavor here to let my readers know about these hidden places that you may have never … (1 comments)

phoenix real estate: Decision Time... Starter Home or Forever Home? - 05/30/19 08:11 AM
Sometimes the difficulty of seeing into the future causes us to buy the small starter home when a "Forever Home" could be in reach.
 
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Cathie Ericson of Realtor.com reported on May 15, 2019, "If you're out there shopping for your first home, you might swoon over that four-bedroom Colonial and imagine growing old there—but wait a minute! Sure, you might be jonesing to put down permanent roots, but your bank account and life circumstances might beg to differ.
Nonetheless, a trend has emerged, particularly among younger millennial buyers: More and more are forgoing the traditional starter home, typically defined as one … (0 comments)

phoenix real estate: Phoenix Fan Fusion (formerly Comic Con) May 25-26 - 05/25/19 07:53 AM
The new Phoenix Fan Fusion (replacing Comic-Con) is at the Phoenix convention center through this weekend. Get out with the family have some fun Saturday and Sunday ending May 26, 2019. This is one of the largest events of the year at the Phoenix Convention Center. Fun is to be had by all.
 
Get the family and your costumes and get out to Phoenix Fan Fusion!
 
PHOENIX FAN FUSION
May 23-26, 2019
Phoenix Convention Center
100 North 3rd Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85004
 
Guests at 2019 Phoenix Fan Fusion
Phoenix Fan Fusion (Formerly Phoenix Comic Con) May 25 and 26 at Phoenix Convention Center
 
Get out of your house and Drive to Phoenix Fan Fusion
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phoenix real estate: Buckeye and Phoenix AZ ! 2 Fastest Growing US Cities - 05/24/19 09:08 PM
Phoenix Arizona we knew was a fast growing city. But, Buckeye, Arizona? 
 
Phoenix Arizona leads US in population growth for 3rd year in a row
Well Phoenix, Arizona is the fastest growing in population numbers (# of People) per the US Census data. (Photos: Wikepedia)
 
Buckeye Arizona is booming!
Buckeye, Arizona is the fastest growing in the US pecentage increase year to year per the US Census data.
 
In an article dated May 23, 2019, Lisa Boehm of the Arizona Republic, reports, "Two Arizona cities are the fastest growing in the United States, according to population estimates released by the U.S. Census Bureau Thursday.
  
Buckeye's population saw … (0 comments)

phoenix real estate: Fixer Upper Homes in Phoenix AZ Metro? Here they are! - 05/20/19 05:38 PM
Are you looking for a Fixer Upper Home for sale in the Phoenix Arizona metro area? Well you have come to the right place!
 
If you are ready to get to work and do some rehab work, here are detached Arizona Fixer Upper Homes For Sale priced less than $150,000 in the Phoenix metro area within 60 miles of downtown.
 
Fixer Upper Homes Priced Less than $150,000 in the Phoenix Arizona Metro
To see Fixer Upper Homes For Sale less than $150,000 on full page in the Phoenix Metro area press here
 
Alternatively, Bank or Lender owned REO homes are still out there for sale in the Phoenix metro … (2 comments)

phoenix real estate: Hidden Places Phoenix Metro- Dobbins Lookout Point - 04/29/19 10:23 PM
Welcome to news about hidden places in the Valley of the Sun in the Phoenix Arizona metro area. Phoenix is the 5th largest city in the US and also includes the larger metro area of Scottsdale, Mesa, Chandler, Gilbert, Glendale, Cave Creek, Carefree, Surprise, Fountain Hills, Paradise Valley, Ahwatukee and more wonderful cities and towns.
 
Yet, in this large city there are many little known or almost unknown places of beauty and wonder to the majority of local residents of the Phoenix metro. It is my endeavor here to let my readers know about these hidden places that you may have never … (2 comments)

phoenix real estate: Yikes! Homes with 7 or more Bedrooms in Phoenix Metro - 04/24/19 10:30 AM
Do you have a large family? Bring the Brood! Here are the rare large big family 7+ Bedroom homes for sale in the Phoenix, AZ metro MLS with pictures, prices, details map locations and more in a full page format.  Need a "Compound" for the extended family? You have come to the right place.  Don't need a place quite that large? For all other single family all detached homes for sale in the Phoenix Arizona metro on the MLS.
 
7+ Bedroom Homes For Sale in the Phoenix Arizona Metro Area 
     For a free MLS search on full page for Large 7+ Bedroom homes for sale in the Phoenix, AZ … (2 comments)

phoenix real estate: Next best thing to living in Scottsdale? NE Phoenix AZ - 03/05/19 08:15 PM
What is the next best thing to living to Scottsdale Arizona, one of the best places to live in the US per independent studies? Well how about right next door in Northeast Phoenix, Arizona immediately to the East of Scottsdale? Northeast Phoenix surrounds the Paradise Valley Mall and restaurants and is north of Paradise Valley and immediately west of Scottsdale. An area split by the Piesta Peak Parkway and east of the Phoenix Mountain Preserve. See homes for sale in Northeast Phoenix.
 
Homes in NE Phoenix tend to be lower priced than neighboring Scottsdale and Paradise Valley which are among the highest priced … (0 comments)

phoenix real estate: Budget or Fixer Homes For Sale in Phoenix AZ Metro - 02/26/19 01:29 PM
Are you looking for a Budget Home or a Fixer Upper Home for sale in the Phoenix Arizona metro area? Well you have come to the right place!
 
If you are ready to get to work and do some rehab work, here are detached Arizona Fixer Upper Homes For Sale priced less than $150,000 in the Phoenix metro area within 60 miles of downtown.
To see Fixer Upper Homes For Sale less than $150,000 on full page in the Phoenix Metro area press here
 
Alternatively, Bank or Lender owned REO homes are still out there for sale in the Phoenix metro although not as many as in years … (1 comments)

phoenix real estate: Latest Phoenix Metro "City Lights" View Homes - 01/03/19 09:03 AM
Have you dreamed of living in the great desert southwest in the Phoenix Arizona metro in  a home with a view of city lights or the desert vista below? Well you have come to the right place. Take a look at the latest and always up to date list Phoenix Metro Homes For Sale with City Light Views including Scottsdale and Paradise Valley with prices, pictures and map locations.
 Phoenix Metro Homes For Sale with City Light Views like this view in Paradise Valley are wonderful
 
                     Phoenix Metro Homes For Sale with City Light Views with a full … (0 comments)

phoenix real estate: Updated List Man Cave Homes For Sale in Phoenix Metro - 01/01/19 10:24 AM
Want to see the latest and always up to date Man Cave homes for sale in Arizona? Read on...
Do you need a home with a large workshop, barn or even a hangar in Arizona? Here are Homes with hangar or large workship for sale in Arizona on the MLS with pictures, prices, details map locations and more in a full page format. Here are homes for sale in Arizona with an RV garage or large workshop.
 

 Well a Boeing 747 in your 3 car garage? No, this is a garage door mural, but we do have homes with hangars at airports for … (0 comments)

phoenix real estate: 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)

phoenix real estate: Herman Munster's Choices Halloween Events Phoenix AZ - 10/05/18 10:55 AM
Who would you ask for the best Halloween events this year in the Phoenix Arizona metro area, Herman Munster or me, your personal REALTOR. Sure Herman looks the part but I have been in the Phoenix metor and Arizona for a long time. OK, OK you are going to ask Herman Munster...well here you go!
If Herman Munster was a Real Estate Agent, he could give you Halloween event choices based on his very specific knowledge, but would his home selling ideas coincide with what most Buyers want? Herman, if you recall on TV's The Munsters had some unique ideas regarding … (1 comments)

 
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