North Phoenix Real Estate Market Update Tramonto 85086

Tramonto is a community located in North Phoenix, AZ 85086. This is a market update of the homes sold in all of 2012 compared to the all of 2013. The attached video gives anyone not familiar with Tramonto an idea of the views and area. Tramonto has seen an 22% increase in single family home […]

Desert Hills AZ Real Estate 85086 Market Update

Desert Hills community is located in Phoenix, AZ 85086. This is a market update of the homes sold in January and February 2013 compared to the same months in 2012. Desert Hills has seen an 16.7% increase in home prices for the first two months of 2013. In 2012, Desert Hills had 10 homes sold for an average price of $261,690. The average square footage of each home was 2452, selling for $101.11 per square foot. The average days on the market was 93 days.

In the first two months of 2013, there were 19 homes sold. The average home sold was for $305,250. The average home sold was 2357 square feet, selling for $128.30 per square foot. Days on the market decreased to 72 days compared to 2012.

The numbers for March are going to push the overall numbers even higher. With the National housing market recovery led by Phoenix, this is no surprise. Desert Hills is a very desirable area of Phoenix, with all home sites on acre lots, horse properties,mountain views, hiking trails, no HOA, easy access to I-17 freeway and Carefree Highway, great schools, and open Sonoran Desert surroundings. Desert Hills is also surrounded by other great communities; Tramonto, New River, Sonoran Foothills, and Cave Creek.

Desert Hills Real Estate

Desert Hills is located in North Phoenix and has many reasons for people to purchase a home here. Desirable reasons are one acre lots, horse properties available, no HOA, hiking trails, excelling schools, and open space are to name a few.

What is a Back-Up Offer? Phoenix Real Estate

What is a back-up offer and is submitting one a good idea? A back-up offer is defined as when a seller accepts and signs a buyer’s purchase offer, the first accepted offer becomes the primary contract. Here in Phoenix, finding a home you love but being informed the home is under contract is frustrating. Writing […]

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Spring time in Phoenix

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The Multiple Listing Service

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The Listing Agent – Preliminary Marketing of Your Home

The “Real” Role of a Listing Agent When you bought your home, you probably used the services of a real estate agent. You found that agent through a referral from a friend or family member, or through some sort of advertising or marketing. The agent helped you in many ways and eventually you found the […]