Tag Archives: investors

Are we in another “bubble” that might burst?

http://www.dsnews.com/articles/investors-inventory-shortgage-catalysts-to-housing-rebound-report-2013-04-18 Some homeowners & future buyers have been concerned that the low inventory of homes & the onslaught of investors purchasing properties in our market has created another bubble.   Protek Valuation Services Home Value Forcast say otherwise, stating that they believe these factors have CONTRIBUTED to our Real Estate recovery rather than creating an artificial […]

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Valley Projected Population Growth Helps Housing Market

Population growth is a main driver behind metro Phoenix’s housing market. An optimistic estimate on the number of people who could move to this state in the next decade or two to be close to what the Valley enjoyed before the 2006-2008 “bust” in our housing market & overall economic downfall. A panel discussion on […]

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Arizona among top states in home-price gains in Feb

With US home prices jumping up by the larges amount in over 7 years, Arizona boasts to be one of the nation’s top “gainers”.  CoreLogic, a Real Estate data provider, stated that most of the larges gains were in the West where Nevada was #1, Arizona #2 & California #3.  Hawaii & Idaho rounded out […]

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Great News for First Time Buyers

Do you want to buy your first home?  There are a lot more opportunities with many more homes in the Valley priced UNDER $150,000. According to Catherine Reagor of the Arizona Republic,  quoting Michael Orr of the ASU W.P. Carey School of Business, there are about 14,000 homes for sale in the Phoenix area but […]

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