One of you forwarded me this interesting article from KTAR News yesterday and suggested that the rest of you might find it interesting too. There are over 30,000 real estate agents in the Valley, which is 20,000 too many The author's point is that it is too easy to obtain a real estate license in Arizona. While I am not sure I completely agree with all the commentary, I … [Read more...] about Too Many Real Estate Agents in Arizona?
Archives for February 2015
Terravita Air Conditioner Replacement FYI Those of you who have not replaced your heating and air conditioning systems, should read the article below. Due to new government energy efficiency requirements, this task became more expensive on January 1st of this year, but it will be even more expensive soon. The article explains how minimum Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratings … [Read more...] about Terravita Air Conditioner Replacement FYI
Over the last six months or so I have discussed a consulting project I was working on with a new “Terravita Copy” community that will be opening in the valley in 2015. I have not mentioned the name, or location because the builder was/is early in the process and has not been ready to discuss it yet. I guess now they are . . . Shea Homes Active Lifestyle Communities is the … [Read more...] about Sneak Peak of Tegavah
How Accurate are Zestimates on Zillow? Do you use Zillow to check out the value of homes? A lot of people do. Zillow's "Zestimates" frequently come up in conversations that I have with buyers and sellers. I've always said that Zestimates are a great starting point when determining a home's value, but it is very important to have a Realtor prepare a Comparable Market Analysis … [Read more...] about How Accurate are Zestimates on Zillow?