ASU Report: Stronger Spring this Year in Phoenix Housing Market.

ASU Michael Orr

  The latest Phoenix-area housing report from Mike Orr, director of the Center for Real Estate Theory and Practice at the W. P. Carey School of Business, indicates that sales activity is picking up this spring. Expect to see a stronger spring this year in the Phoenix housing market than we saw last year. January was the “lull before the storm,” according to the latest monthly report Continue Reading

A Quick Guide to Closing Costs and What to Expect

Closing Cost

Whether you’re just starting to shop for a new home or you’ve already found the perfect new house and you’re ready to submit an offer, if you’re taking out a mortgage loan to cover some of the home’s purchase price you should be aware of the various closing costs you may encounter. In today’s blog post we’ll share a quick guide to closing costs and what you can expect to pay when you buy a new Continue Reading

How to Upsize Your Next Home Without Upsizing Your Costs

Homes in Troon North

Size matters when you are buying a new home. Whether you plan to expand your family, need more room for your stuff, or are concerned with resale value, you want to get the most space for your money. Also, if you want to add a feel of luxury to your home, one of the best ways to do it is to create open spaces rather than cramming all your furniture in rooms so tiny you can barely walk around Continue Reading

Christmas at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess


  It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Celebrate the splendor of the season at the AAA Five-Diamond award-winning Fairmont Scottsdale Princess. Witness the resort turn into an enchanting winter wonderland during the 5th annual Christmas at the Princess Festival   Sunshine Exclusive Properties 12098 E. LUPINE AVE  SCOTTSDALE AZ 85259 Call – # 480-544-3411  E-Mail Continue Reading

Home Builders’ Confidence at Highest Level in Nearly Nine Years

New Home Builds

Home builders’ confidence in the market for new single-family houses rose for the fourth consecutive month in September, hitting its highest level since November 2005. That’s according to the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Market Index, which gained 4 points last month to reach 59. The index is based on a survey of home builders, who are asked about current sales, their sales Continue Reading