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Understanding Your Home Inspection

Understanding Your Home Inspection

Buying and selling a home can be a long and frustrating process for both sides.  For buyers, when your offer is accepted, it can feel like you are finally on your way to ownership.  For sellers, getting the promise of the right amount can be a relief and signal that…
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What is SB 1271 and How Does it Impact Arizona Residents

What is SB 1271 and How Does it Impact Arizona Residents?

The Arizona legislature made several notable changes this session when it comes to real estate and property matters.  The passage of one law, SB 1271 (now ARS § 32-1159.01) altered the Arizona’s Purchaser’s Dwelling Act, which will have a significant impact on the indemnity portions of residential construction contracts. Before…
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Protecting Your Home During the Arizona Summer

Protecting Your Home During the Arizona Summer

With its warm climate and natural beauty, Arizona is a fantastic place to call home.  However, summertime can bring intense weather, and without the right preparations, your property could be severely damaged.  Fortunately, by taking the right steps, you can protect your home during the Arizona summer. Air-conditioning A well-functioning…
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What are my rights against my Arizona Landlord

What are my rights against my Arizona Landlord?

As an Arizona renter, you may have the misfortune of renting property which has a significant problem and a landlord who does little or nothing to address the issue.  Depending on how bad the situation gets, you may want to break your lease or recover the money you had to…
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What are Dark Sky Communities

What are Dark Sky Communities?

Arizona is widely known for its breathtaking desert landscapes.  Tourists come from all over the world to enjoy the beauty of the state’s many nature preserves and to take in the wonders of the Grand Canyon. However, Arizona is also home to another natural phenomenon, its night skies. For decades…
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The Best Places for Phoenix-Area First-Time Home Buyers

The Best Places for Phoenix-Area First-Time Home Buyers

It’s no secret that Maricopa County is one of the fastest growing areas in the southwest United States.  Mild winters and employment opportunities have made this one of the hottest locations to buy in 2019.  If you are considering purchasing your first home in this desirable real estate market, it’s…
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Are Arizona’s HOAs Out of Control

Are Arizona’s HOAs Out of Control?

For many, buying a home in Arizona may involve a Homeowner’s Association (HOA). These neighborhood groups enforce the community’s Covenants, Conditions, and Restrictions (CC&R’s) and ensure that homeowner members are up to date on their dues and following the terms of their agreements. When everything goes well, the elected HOA…
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Where are the Most Expensive Zip Codes in Arizona

Where are the Most Expensive Zip Codes in Arizona?

With its exceptional natural beauty, economic growth, and job opportunities, Arizona is attracting new residents at a seemingly exponential rate. The state’s population is expanding daily, especially in and around metropolitan Phoenix. For those looking to invest in real estate, assessing the market conditions is crucial. An excellent place to…
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Why You Should Keep an Eye on South Phoenix Real Estate

Why You Should Keep an Eye on South Phoenix Real Estate

It’s no secret to Phoenix-area residents that the city is growing and that finding housing has become increasingly challenging.  When faced with moving to the suburbs and enduring lengthy commutes to and from work, many Phoenicians have started looking to buy in unlikely places.  One area attracting a surprising amount…
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