This week’s preview of new million dollar listings in Scottsdale includes nine beautiful homes. (Three times the number of last week’s list.) One is in McCormick Ranch (85258), with the rest all located in the North Scottsdale zips 85255 and 85259. I’ve included the price, address, photo (if available), the basics with MLS … [Read more...] about 9 New Million Dollar Homes Now Available in Scottsdale
Archives for July 2011
Check this out! The chart above shows the number of months supply of inventory available by price range for each of the past three quarters. Pretty dramatic drops in all price ranges. A few blips for first quarter results, but all down comparatively in the second quarter of this year. Here’s the data chart … [Read more...] about Phoenix Metro Real Estate Inventory Drops Dramatically in Most Price Ranges
I was up pretty early this morning. Getting ready to make that first cup of coffee in a perfectly quiet home. Absolutely one of my favorite parts of the day. Looked out the window and had to make a decision. Coffee or camera? Needless to say, coffee had to wait today. More of my favorite sunrises: A Summer Sunrise … [Read more...] about Coffee or Camera?
Here’s a new and easy way for you to get the latest million dollar home listings in Scottsdale. By clicking on this link to Just Listed Scottsdale $1M Homes for Sale, you will have the option to subscribe via an RSS feed, or have new updates delivered directly to your email. This week’s list of homes listed in the last seven … [Read more...] about This Week’s Newest Million Dollar Homes Listed for Sale in Scottsdale
As typical home sales in Scottsdale are on the rise, home inspections are once again becoming a more significant part of the real estate transaction. Most all bank owned sales and short sales are sold “AS-IS”, so that the buyer is making a “Buy, Don’t Buy” decision, as a result of the home inspection. In a typical sale by a … [Read more...] about 13 tips to make your Scottsdale property “show” better for the home inspection
Caught this picturesque view of Pinnacle Peak in North Scottsdale on my Droid today. A really beautiful day. … [Read more...] about Pinnacle Peak–A Scottsdale Landmark
The Pine Course at McCormick Ranch Golf Club has been undergoing some major maintenance the past couple of weeks. I took a few minutes this morning to wonder around with my camera and caught this view of the McDowell Mountains, along with a blue heron that out looking for breakfast. … [Read more...] about McCormick Ranch Golf Club–Serene Sunday Morning
Chris Porter from John Burns Real Estate Consulting published a blog earlier this week, “Tremendous Demographic Shift”, where he commented on the staggering growth of non-family households as well as the declining number of households with married couples. Looking at U.S. census data, Chris shared the following key points that … [Read more...] about Home Buyers are looking for something different: “Tremendous Demographic Shift”
We don’t see clouds most of the year here in Scottsdale, so summer sunrises are always a treat during monsoon season. This morning was no exception! More Scottsdale sunrises: More of my photos of the Scottsdale Sky on Flickr Scottsdale sunrise photos on Facebook One of those beautiful Scottsdale sunrises … [Read more...] about A Summer Sunrise in Scottsdale
Something very interesting going on here in the Phoenix Metro real estate market. Notice the striking changes in the first three days of July. A spike up in short sales. A slight decrease in normal sales. And a drop in foreclosure sales, too. And when you look at the longer six month view, you see: … [Read more...] about Phoenix Real Estate: What’s Up (or Down) with Foreclosures and Short Sales?