Open Houses in Scottsdale 6/7 – 6/11

Stop by this week /weekend and view these beautiful properties at my open houses in North Scottsdale. Open 10-2pm Thursday 6/8 - 27000 N. Alma School Road unit 1032, Scottsdale 85262 Great 2-3 bedroom / 3 bath condo in the gated community of Pinnacle Pointe Forget about trying to secure a winter rental, this is an ideal lock & leave or enjoy these beautiful views all year long   Open 1-4pm  Sunday 6/11 - 8400 E. Dixileta Drive, Lot 146, Scottsdale 85262 Well cared for … [Read more...]

Berkshire Hathaway Open House Blitz Sat 3/19 12-4pm

Berkshire Hathaway will be holding an Open House Blitz on Saturday, March 19th from 12-4pm.  This is a great way for buyers to view the available inventory held by Berkshire Hathaway. Homes will be open in Scottsdale, Cave Creek, Fountain Hills, Carefree etc...  Homes of all price points will be open so it's an ideal time to shop and compare the inventory. Agents of Berkshire Hathaway would like to welcome you and your family and friends to join us for this fun event.  So mark the date for … [Read more...]

New MLS Status

MLS Adds a new status code Starting this week the MLS, in Arizona at least, has added a new status code for listings CCBS - Contract Contingent on Buyer Sale.  So why is this important?  Prior to this change, in the MLS,  a listing agent could use the code UCB (which still exists) that means Under Contract but accepting Backup Offers.  Even thought it states that the homeowner will accept a backup offer many buyers are reluctant to look at a home that is already under contract; why fall … [Read more...]

28460 N. 92nd Place, Scottsdale AZ 85262

28460 N. 92nd Place, Scottsdale AZ 85262 Open House - December 10, 2015 12pm - 3:30pm & December 12, 2015 1-4pm.  Don't miss this 4 bedroom 3.5 bath home in Troon North.  The home offers the much desired great room / open concept which is ideal for today's lifestyle. Enjoy your private backyard with pool and built-in BBQ at 28460 N. 92nd Place, Scottsdale AZ 85262.  The home also boasts mountain and city light views along with gorgeous sunsets. Join us Thursday and/or … [Read more...]

DC Ranch Homes for Sale under $1.5 million

DC Ranch Homes for Sale under $1.5 million DC Ranch is a community in the northeast valley of Scottsdale.  The community boasts many different home styles and different price points.  There are also town homes and apartments for  rent.  The architecture in this area many deem as "Santa Barbara" style with the use of materials and overall design. DC Ranch also has a nice market place with restaurants, shops, grocery stores and other commercial properties.  With it's close proximity to the … [Read more...]

8946 E. Via De Luna Drive, Scottsdale 85255

8946 E. Via De Luna Drive, Scottsdale 85255 The thing you will feel when you enter this home is warmth.  From the warm but neutral paint color and how it blends wonderfully with the floor coverings.  The direct view into the backyard makes for a wow factor upon entering.  The lovely home at 8946 E. Via De Luna Drive, Scottsdale 85255 also offers so many wonderful benefits for the buyer such as: - Gated neighborhood, only 41 homes in total - Excellent Proximity to 101 Freeway - Neighbors … [Read more...]

Prepping Your Home for Sale

Prepping Your Home for Sale I always recommend that people pay to have their home inspected prior to putting it up for sale - why you ask?  It allows you, the seller, to uncover items that may become a deal breaker later.  Some people don't want to incur the cost, since the buyer will do an inspection anyway. Here's what happens again and again.  The seller doesn't want to pay a few hundred dollars for the pre-inspection and put the house on the market.  They get an offer on their house, … [Read more...]

4 Bedroom Home in North Scottsdale

4 Bedroom Home in North Scottsdale From the moment you enter this 4 Bedroom home in North Scottsdale you will feel a sense of calmness from the warmth of the home. This 4 Bedroom home in North Scottsdale is a low maintenance, no fuss home and ideal as a lock and leave property or for a full time resident. The fabulous split plan is ideal for privacy among the bedrooms, plus the built-in workstation allows for an in home office without having to sacrifice a bedroom. The gated community … [Read more...]

New Jumbo Loan Guidelines from Chase

New Jumbo Loan Guidelines from Chase Chase just announced their updated guidelines in an easy to read chart (above) for those of you considering a Jumbo Loan for your next purchase.  Jumbo rates have been really good this year, often times better than a conforming loan so it might be worth a look. Chase also mentioned that mortgage insurance would not be required even in an instance where you don't have 20% down - as your Chase lender to verify all information. See some great homes … [Read more...]

8946 E. Via De Luna Drive 85255

8946 E. Via De Luna Drive, 85255 From the moment you enter this 4 Bedroom home in North Scottsdale, located at 8946 E. Via De Luna Drive 85255, you will feel a sense of calmness from the warmth of the home. This 4 Bedroom home in North Scottsdale, located at 8946 E. Via De Luna Drive 85255, is a low maintenance, no fuss home and ideal as a lock and leave property or for a full time resident. The fabulous split plan is ideal for privacy among the bedrooms, plus the built-in workstation allows … [Read more...]