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3 Tips to Win Over Millennial Homebuyers

RISMedia According to the National Association of REALTORS®, millennials currently make up 34 percent of U.S. homebuyers—the largest share of buyers for the fourth consecutive year! NAR research also shows that while there are barriers to break through, such as student loan debt and fast-moving inventory, 94 percent of millennials want to own their own […]

June 20th, 2017  |  Published in Featured, Good To Know, Unique

More vets buying homes and settling down in metro Phoenix, VA loans help a lot

Catherine Reagor , The Republic | Published 7:00 a.m. MT May 19, 2017 | Updated 12:57 p.m. MT May 26, 2017 A record number of metro Phoenix homebuyers are using VA loans to buy a house in the country they fought to defend The many men and women who fight for our country must move […]

June 16th, 2017  |  Published in Featured, Good To Know, Housing Analysis, Let's Talk AZ

Avondale recognized as 2017 Playful City USA Community

Posted May 20, 2017 by Experience AZ   Avondale is being honored with a 2017 Playful City USA designation for the 4th time. Playful City USA honors cities and towns across the country for putting the needs of families first so kids can learn, grow and develop important life skills. These communities are transforming ordinary […]

June 9th, 2017  |  Published in Activities, Events, Good To Know, Let's Talk AZ, The Great Outdoors

Degrees With the Shortest Savings Path to Homeownership

Degrees With the Shortest Savings Path to Homeownership RIS Media College students taking specific courses of study have the potential to become homeowners sooner after graduation than others, according to a new report by®. Engineering majors have the most promising prospects, with petroleum engineering majors able to become homeowners in an average 2.6 years—the […]

June 8th, 2017  |  Published in Good To Know, News and Numbers

Successful People Don’t Just Listen to What People Tell Them, They Have These 7 Critical Thinking Habits

Rima Pundir   After having worked with magazines like Cosmopolitan, Good Housekeeping and Prevention, Rima J Pundir hung up her work heels and became a WAHM. Full Bio. Ever been stuck with trying to get to a solution, but not getting anywhere? If you nod affirmatively, you may be lacking in critical thinking. What you have […]

June 1st, 2017  |  Published in Good To Know, Unique

NAR Update: What in the World is the Salvation Army doing here?

  If I heard this question once, I must have heard it a thousand times. We were at the National Association of REALTORS Convention last November in Orlando. I was working the aisles in front of the Real Estate for Rehabilitation booth and like Groundhog Day, the scene repeated over and over. Here comes three […]

May 25th, 2017  |  Published in Events, Good To Know, Real Estate for Rehabilitation, The Salvation Army

American Dream Index recently released the results of their new American Dream Index, in which they measure “the prosperity of the middle class, and…examine which states best support the American Dream.”   The monthly index measures several different economic factors, including goods-producing employment, personal and commercial bankruptcies, building permits, startup activity, unemployment insurance claims, labor force […]

May 10th, 2017  |  Published in Good To Know, News and Numbers, Unique

Who’s mortgage are you paying?

  Ask the average renter who’s mortgage they are paying and most will quickly correct you by saying, “Oh no. I don’t have a mortgage. I rent.” Some, when further challenged, might even speculate on whether their landlord has a mortgage or if they own the property free and clear. Let’s face it. If you […]

May 9th, 2017  |  Published in Ask Those Callaways, Good To Know, News and Numbers, The Economy

10 Things I Just Learned About “The Salvation Army”

When we speak to people about “The Salvation Army” and all the wonderful work they do for society a common response will be “I didn’t know that!”  I found myself saying that same thing a short time ago as I was listening to JoAnn Callaway talk about them.  I’ve always known the Army was there […]

May 8th, 2017  |  Published in Activities, Featured, Good To Know, Real Estate for Rehabilitation, Real Estate Wednesdays, The Salvation Army

Coming Soon May Come Soon

  When Matt Consalvo, CEO of ARMLS, announced last week at a Broker event that ARMLS was considering a new status called “Coming Soon”, I felt a little guilty and a little proud.   I was proud because JoAnn invented the term more than eight years ago. You see, we often list a home one […]

May 4th, 2017  |  Published in Good To Know, Homes For Sale, New To Market

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