Archives for March 2013

For the Son of a Son of a Sailor

Pick which version you like best … the top was my dad’s, the bottom was how I always remembered it. Onward …

Inside a Truly Mad March

Let’s take the bass line for a walk and see where we end up, shall we? March always is a rather hectic month here at All Phoenix Real Estate headquarters for a number of reasons. First, having rooted a large part of my business in the active adult communities, February and March tend to be […]

Phoenix FC Brings Professional Soccer Back to Phoenix

This Saturday night, at Sun Devil Soccer Stadium in Tempe, Phoenix FC takes the field for its first-ever home match. (The team played its first game last Saturday, 2-0 loss to the LA Blues at Cal State Fullerton.) The Wolves play in the United Soccer League, which is a step down the food chain from […]

Phoenix Real Estate By the Numbers – February 2013

Yes, yes, I know … March is almost done and I’m just posting February numbers. So be it. In February, there were 4,797 closed sales on single-family detached homes in Maricopa County, down from last year’s 5,255 for the month. 487 of the sales – barely 10 percent – were bank owned homes. Last year, […]

Down More Rabbit Holes than I Can Count

Has it really been nearly a month since I’ve written a post? And did I really write only four posts in February? The thing none of all the wonderful social media guru types tells agents is that real estate blogging takes work. Not so much the effort of writing itself, though for many the idea […]