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Market statistics tell a lot about what's going on for buyers and sellers.  Having great reports helps provide the helpful information that home buyers and sellers can use to make important decisions.  These market reports are provided courtesy of the Cromford Report. While we should be viewing o...
The Phoenix Housing Market Update report for July, 2018 includes data for all of Maricopa County.  The area is vast, over 400 square miles!   Currrently there are 15,942 listings of homes, condos, townhomes, mobile homes and lofts for sale.  A very low number.  The trend has been declining invent...
After hearing about the Pearl Certication a week ago, I decided to go for it and get my home certified. No, I didn't "Go for the Gold" as I had no idea what energy efficient upgrades would be allotted points. So, I contacted them in blind faith that after all my hard work, my home would achieve a...
In October, 2007 at an office meeting,  my office manager reminded us of the upcoming National Association of REALTORS® convention to be held in Las Vegas.  Perusing the calendar and schedule, one session popped off the page.  An EcoBroker was speaking about her business.  What the heck is an Eco...
Will Your House Fail the Tissue Test? What’s a tissue test?  Does it have anything to do with the “white glove” treatment?  Does the tissue test have anything to do with dust?  Or is it something else altogether?  The answer might surprise you.   It has nothing to do with dust, although it could ...
Wire Fraud is a damaging crime.  Victims of wire fraud can innocently think they are following directions only to learn that wired funds are lost, gone from their bank accounts.  Preventing wire fraud requires vigilance on the part of everyone in a real estate transaction.   Title companies are s...
The glamorous marketing of new homes can be very enticing to consumers.   Drone videos of master planned communities and high-resolution photos with staged furniture, dazzling upgrades, neighborhood amenities; they are designed to capture your attention.  Golf simulators, indoor gyms, massage roo...
The Phoenix Housing Market Update for June, 2018 is provided with charts from the Cromford Report®.  Reports are by subscription.  To sum up the results from our graphs, we have low inventory, quick sales and rising prices - mirroring national sales results!  Active Lisings in Phoenix have droppe...
The general line of thinking for a home buyer is that once a purchase contract is written for a home in Arizona that they can't cancel their offer.  After all, they've already presented it to a home seller, so the contract has been legally delivered.  Can I Rescind an Offer on a home in Arizona? ...
Recently I happened to meet Dan Dizzino, Mayflower Moving.  We chatted about his vast experience with assisting helping people move from place to place.  These are his "Moving Tips from a 30 year industry Pro."   MOVING TIPS FROM A 30-YEAR INDUSTRY PROVIDER As summer begins, beside all of the won...

Jan Green

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