Scottsdale / Phoenix Area Market Conditions

The real estate market is constantly changing so here is the latest statistics on the Scottsdale / Phoenix area market conditions, according to the Cromford Report. The Scottsdale / Phoenix market conditions show that several luxury areas just are not seeing the appreciate they hoped to achieve while others, like parts of the valley where the prices are more affordable seem to be enjoying great appreciation. Check out some homes in the Scottsdale / Phoenix market where appreciation has … [Read more...]

Sherwin Williams Color of the year for 2017

So Sherwin Williams recently posted that their color of the year for 2017 is Poised Taupe (SW 6039).  Remember back about 6 years ago when everything was done in shades of tan/taupe and then everything went gray?  Sherwin Williams decided to blend those two trends and now we have a color like Poised Taupe.  It's a warm gray/taupe blend and really mixes well with a lot of woods and colors.  It would make a great neutral for living areas, bedrooms and even kitchens. In the kitchen above you can … [Read more...]

4 Bedroom + office with A+ Schools

Come check out this beautiful 4 Bedroom + office home in the outstanding Lone Mountain neighborhood.  This home, located at 5645 E. Desert Forest Trail, Cave Creek 85331,  has room for everyone and then some.  A first floor home office is ideal for working from home as it's separated from the action in the great room and open concept kitchen. This 4 bedroom + office house offers spacious rooms, all with walk-in closets plus their is also a bonus room, ideal for a second tv room, man cave, … [Read more...]

Arizona Market Conditions

According to the Cromford Report, as of July 14th the Arizona Market Conditions is favoring sellers in 12 majors cities while falling in 5 others.  According to the market index, which displays Arizona market conditions for major cities See image below Big gains have been make in Fountain Hills, Goodyear, Maricopa and Scottsdale while Tempe, Chandler and Gilbert is losing ground a bit for sellers.  Even though the weather his hot this chart clearly shows that their are buyers out there … [Read more...]

2 Bedroom / 2 Bath Condo Open House

Open House Saturday, July 9th 12-3pm at 2725 E. Mine Creek #1209, Phoenix 85024 .  Come explore this immaculate 2 bedroom / 2 bath condo in North Phoenix.  This could make the perfect lock and leave, or stay and enjoy it all year long. Move-In-Ready Single Story Gated community Close to the 101 Close to Desert Ridge Community Pool 2 Car attached garage Private brick patio Split floor plan for maximum privacy Open Concept kitchen & family room - great for … [Read more...]

Graphic Wall Treatment

On a recent trip to Milwaukee's Third Ward area I came across this graphic wall treatment in one of the industrial buildings.  It's such a simple idea but provides a ton of impact to this office foyer space.  They treated the wall in this wood like wall covering, it may have been vinyl flooring.  Each three dimensional box is then also covered in the same material to provide a unified color scheme.  Each box is then hung on the wall with the corners connecting. You could easily duplicate this … [Read more...]

Open House June 16th 10-3pm – 7155 E. Ridgeview Place, Carefree 85377

Join us for a quick bite at our Open House Thursday 6/16 10-3pm.  Enjoy a quick bite while you tour this gorgeous custom home.  Enjoy all the features this 3 Bedroom + office home has to offer from a custom home office with beautiful coiffered ceiling and built in bookshelves and desk (see image) to the  travertine floors that run through much of the home.  For the cooks in the family you will love to spread out in this custom kitchen equipped with custom alder wood cabinets, tons of counter … [Read more...]

Just Listed – 2725 E. Mine Creek Road #1209, Phoenix 85024

2725 E. Mine Creek Road #1209, Phoenix 85024 is an Immaculate, Move-In-Ready 2 Bedroom / 2 bath townhouse style condo that is waiting for you!  This condo is located in the gated community of Desert at Pinnacle Peak and ideally situated close to the 101 and Desert Ridge.  When I say this home is Move-In-Ready I'm not kidding, this place is so clean you won't need to do anything but bring your clothes and furniture. The condo also boasts many other exceptional features such as: 2 Car garage … [Read more...]

Sorso Wine Bar at Scottsdale Quarter

Sorso Wine Bar at Scottsdale Quarter is one of the newer additions to the shopping development.  This wine bar offers a different slant to your traditional wine bar as you can buy a taste of wine before you commit to a full glass.  Don't you hate it when you order a glass of wine, which is never cheap and end up hating it?  This tasting option allows you to avoid that situation - cool right? They have about 20-30 wines "on tap" in vacuum sealed dispensers and you can choose if you'd like a … [Read more...]

Featured Listing: Luxury Custom Carefree Home

Open 5/14 & 5/21.  This luxury custom Carefree home has just what you've been waiting for if you seek a quality home but in a smaller size.  So often people think they have to sacrifice quality if they downsize but not in this case.   A builders personal home so it has all those little custom touches you only find in a builders personal residence. The open concept floor plan flows well for entertaining.  The cook in your family will love the spacious custom kitchen in this luxury custom … [Read more...]