What to Avoid During Your Loan Approval

What to Avoid During Your Loan Approval

Once you’ve found your home, put in your offer, and started the loan approval process you may be tempted to start purchasing items for your new home whether a couch, new blinds, appliances, etc. however, by doing so, you may end up losing your home completely. During the buying process there are a few things […]

Are Snowbirds Still Buying in Arizona?

Are Snowbirds Still Buying in Arizona?

Arizona saw a huge decrease in snowbirds in 2020, and while many people believe that it was due to the pandemic and limited travel, the Arizona market is hopeful that the number of snowbirds relocating to the area will see a rise this year. While a few snowbirds will generally flock to Arizona starting in […]

What is a Non-QM Mortgage

QM mortgage, some home borrowers may have never even heard of it. In the world of mortgages, there is a product line defined by what it actually is not, meaning that it is a non-qualified mortgage which is what the QM stands for. In some sectors, it can also be called a non-prime mortgage or […]

5 of the Best Communities in Fountain Hills

Fountain Hills, named for the fountain at its center that is one of the tallest in the world, is one of the best places to live in Maricopa County. It is a great place to raise a family or retire, with beautiful scenery to enjoy and all the amenities you might want. Many people are […]

How Much Money Do You Need to Live Comfortably Phoenix?

How Much Money Do You Need to Live Comfortably Phoenix?

This is the biggest question anyone asks when determining where they are going to live. Living comfortably can look different to many people as well. It depends on how you determine your quality of life and standards of living. For the purposes of looking specifically in Phoenix, we are going to look at averages. How […]

5 Great Ways to Get That House in a Seller’s Market

5 Great Ways to Get That House in a Seller's Market

5 Ways to Get That House in a Seller’s Market – It’s a tough seller’s market out there right now for buyers. Homes are on the market for less than a day depending on how they’re priced and their value. So how is a buyer supposed to get the home they really want? Multiple offers, […]

What is a Real Estate Lottery and Why is it Popular in Arizona?

What is a Real Estate Lottery and Why is it Popular in Arizona?

What is a real estate lottery and how does it work? It is an interesting way to buy a home but it works. For so many moving, and especially to the Arizona area, this may be the only way they can get themselves into a home or new build. Potential homebuyers put their name into […]

Finance Tips for Those Who Plan to be Snowbirds in the Future

Finance Tips for Those Who Plan to be Snowbirds in the Future – At a certain point, some retirees get tired of the cold. Rather than spending a miserable winter up north they pack and head out to states like Florida and here in Arizona to stay warm all year long. The key to making […]

3D Printed Homes, Could This be the Future?

3D Printed Homes, Could This be the Future?

3D Printed Homes, Could This be the Future? – It’s no secret that purchasing a home in the past two years has been difficult. With Real Estate prices rising, bidding wars, and homes selling for well over the asking price, many buyers have been left frustrated and have given up hope on ever finding a […]

7 Great Things to Watch Out For in Current Housing Market Trends

2020 has been unpredictable, to put it mildly. This year has been an incredibly confusing time to buy or sell a home. No one knows for sure what will happen to the housing market once COVID-19 has gone, and we finally see the full extent of its effect on the economy. Fortunately, there are some […]