December 20 - A Christmas present for sellers in the Cromford® Market Index table this week. The following is for the single-family markets in the 17 largest cities. A much greener table than those we have published for the past 2 months, we … [Read more...] about Dec. 20th – Cromford Report Market index for sellers in the 17 larges cities in Maricopa County.
December 14 - Among the 12 cities that are too small to be included in the weekly survey, the following have seem their Cromford® Market Index rise over the last week: Anthem Arizona City El Mirage Litchfield Park Tolleson 7 of … [Read more...] about Dec. 14th – Cromford Report – Market Index for the 12 smallest cities in Maricopa County
December 13 - The Cromford® Market Index for the single-family markets in the 17 largest cities is shown below: With 10 cities showing deterioration for sellers over the last month and 7 showing improvement, this is better for sellers than … [Read more...] about Dec. 13th – Cromford Market Index for SF markets in the 17 largest cities
You might ask yourself – when is it appropriate to try and "time the market?" The short answer is never. One problem with attempting to time your purchase just right in tandem with economic patterns is that no one can really predict with any degree … [Read more...] about Trying to “Time the Market”?
For most people, changing employers will not impact the ability to qualify for a mortgage loan, especially if you are going to be earning more money. For some homebuyers, however, the effects of changing jobs can spell disaster when it comes to your … [Read more...] about Changing Jobs and the Effects it has on Buying a Home
People who already have a home usually need the funds from the closing to secure their next purchase. If a "move-up" buyer wants to buy a home during a depressed market, that means they usually have one to sell themselves. Timing becomes very … [Read more...] about Why You Shouldn’t Wait!
When talking with real estate agents, you'll often find that when they speak to you about buying real estate, they refer to buyer's purchasing a "home" and the sellers putting their "house" on the market. Why the play on words? The reason is … [Read more...] about Getting Your Home Ready to Sell
There are times when the economy is booming and everyone feels confident about their prospects for the future. As a result, people often times spend more money. People tend to go out to dinner more often, tip heavier, invest in wardrobe updates, … [Read more...] about Economic Trends to Purchasing a Home