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Please call listing agent Spirit Messingham at (520) 471-6900 if you would like to view this or any property in Tucson, AZ. Excellent opportunity on move-in ready, ground level/one story, split floor plan, 3 bedroom and 2 bath, 1,122 Sq Ft updated and remodeled condo. This would make a fantastic ...
Have you been thinking about moving to Central Tucson?  There are two highly desirable, historic subdivisions to consider, El Encanto Estates and Colonia Solana.  The link below includes 23 properties listed for sale and or under contract.   Curious and want to view some properties?   Give me a c...
Mortgage bond prices finished the week higher which pushed mortgage interest rates lower. Durable goods orders fell 0.5% as expected which did not move the market much Tuesday. This was offset by stronger than expected data later that morning.  New home sales were 517K versus the expected 510K. C...
Here in Arizona I like to tell clients that nearly all properties have or will have evidence of termites at some point.For Conventional and FHA loans, lenders do not generally require a clear pest inspection report. However, if the sales contract has any extra clause relating to pest inspection (...
The link below shows 10 properties for sale, and two recent sold properties in the historic subdivision of Colonia Solana, located adjacent to Randolph and Reid Park(s) in Central Tucson ( Zip Code 85716). Established in 1928 with no CC&Rs and known as Tucson's first suburban subdivision, Colonia...
The Tucson Police Department are seeing an upswing of vehicle break-ins in the Midtown area.This trend is not indigenous to one area or neighborhood. They are seeing it across the division.  With that in mind,  here are a few things that you can do to help prevent being targeted. 1. Call in ANY &...
Mortgage bond prices finished the week lower, which pushed mortgage interest rates higher. Most of the weakness came early in the week. The NAHB Housing Index printed at 54 versus the expected read of 57. Rates failed to improve on the release despite the fact it was rate friendly. There was cont...
Appraisal Tip to Help Insure on-Time Closings In many transactions, delays in ordering the appraisal due to the property inspection and negotiations on repairs between buyer and seller can jeopardize closing on-time.  If you know it is going to be a "fast" close, explain to your client and consid...
Located in Northwest Tucson and just minutes away from I-10, new listing at 2224 W Floral Cliff Way, listed for $227,900.Stunning A.F. Sterling 2009 built, TEP guaranteed, truly move in ready, desirable 2009 Sq Ft, 4 bedroom & 2.5 bath (downstairs bathroom) on premium N/S facing lot. Featuring fu...
As of today, 5/21/15 there are 13 properties listed for sale, under contract, or sold in the historic subdivision of Colonia Solana (established in 1928). There are two new listings this week, one listed at $595K and another at $895K.  I have viewed each of these properties, located right next to...

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Third generation, full-time licensed Realtor, putting my clients' needs first. I work with all of my client's one on one, taking pride in the quality work and services I provide. In the top 1% of all Tucson Realtors by sales volume 2012 - 2015. I have the experience, passion and knowledge to help with your residential real estate needs. Call (520) 471-6900 for a free and no obligation consultation.