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2015 

The Gardens in Gilbert, Arizona is a wonderful master planned community that is all about being outdoors. The Gardens is split up in to five phases each with it's own lush green park, recreation area including basketball and volleyball courts, and three large community pools throughout the commu...
03/31/2015
The most expensive home that sold in Arizona last week was a unique property in the sense that it's not your traditional luxury home. This house was built in 1967 and by all accounts needs some pretty major updates to bring it in to the modern age. Selling this home for $3.3 million dollars might...
03/30/2015
  It has been at or near 90 degrees here in Gilbert for the better part of three weeks already. I've had all our windows open in the house and fans turned on in an attempt to keep our house around 80 degrees to avoid turning the air conditioning on in March but today was just too much. We came h...
03/29/2015
I've been working with a young first time home buyer the past month who has been well raised by his parents. His two oldest brothers both owned their first homes before the age of 23 and now at the age of 21 my clients latest offer was just accepted last night on a home in a neighborhood he cove...
03/28/2015
I've been a hard worker my whole life. My dad started teaching me the value of earning a dollar and the benefits of a good work ethic by paying me to run. When I was a young girl I had what you might call an attention problem. I couldn't be relied upon to focus on any one thing for very long bef...
03/27/2015
It's the beginning of scorpion season here in Arizona. The Bark Scorpion is the most common and most deadly scorpion in all of Arizona. Now that the Spring temperatures are consistently in the high 80's and low 90's these hibernating desert dwellers are coming out of their hiding places to feed....
03/26/2015
I didn't blog yesterday for the very first time since joining Active Rain. I had never missed a single day. I've had days that three blog posts rolled right off of my fingertips so fast you could see the smoke rising off of my keyboard. I've had days that I barely squeezed out a blog post right b...
03/26/2015
I am very pleased to announce the new addition of Samantha Mihoan to Zion Realty!  Just as a little background about Samantha, she was born in Illinois and moved to Arizona in 2002. She spent the first few years of her married life as an army wife and new mom.  Her travel took her away from Arizo...
03/24/2015
The most expensive home that sold in Arizona last week is located in DC Ranch, one of the most prestigious subdivisions in Scottsdale, Arizona. The architecture of this home mixes an old brick style with modern clean, straight lines. Expertly tucked in to the natural desertscape surroundings this...
03/23/2015
This was the unfortunate comment left on a voice mail to a very good friend of mine when they decided that selling their home was not the right move for them at this time. These close friends of mine had made a smart purchase three years ago when the real estate market had hit it's bottom and no...
03/21/2015
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