So, for the two readers I had once upon a time, I feel the need to explain where I have been and why I don't post all that frequency. Despite the cute title for the post, it's not entirely out of abject laziness. Mostly, it's been a keen interest in many things but none of those things have been the idea of writing about real estate.
For instance, it's been fascinating watching the political battles that have been going on for all this time, even if I'm fully convinced we'd be better off with … [Read More...]
I've been meaning to get to this one for a little while now ... the idea of a home remaining just outside one's reach, like the treat just beyond this adorable pup's snout.
A couple of weeks ago I wrote about a new listing in Peoria. As it turns out, the house sold in just three days - not a surprise in a market with about 10 weeks with of inventory (if no homes came to market, at the current pace the MLS would be empty in 10 weeks).
One offer stood out from the three that we … [Read More...]
Every home has a story. And this one tells of children raised and grown, cannonballs and endless splashing, delicious meals cooked in the open kitchen, chilly winter nights in the warm embrace of the fireplace and warm summer nights in the cool waters of the pool.
Recent chapters include fresh paint inside and out and expanded and upgraded tile floors. From the expansive master bedroom, through the three additional bedrooms and separate family and living rooms with dining areas in each, this … [Read More...]
As promised, here's one of the communities I visited this past weekend - Taylor Morrison's Expedition series at Terramar.
Fun fact ... Terramar has been around for more than a decade. Like most of the Phoenix real estate market, though, construction ground to a halt a few years ago when the market collapsed and only started up again in the last couple of years.
Right now, Terramar is being finished up. Taylor Morrison has a handful of spec homes remaining for quick move in. And the homes … [Read More...]