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2601, 2021

Arizona Real Estate Market Update Q4-2020

January 26th, 2021|

Arizona Real Estate Sales Statistics Q4-2020 Arizona Real Estate Continues to Set Records as Prices Climb Sales Volume Despite all the challenges, 2020 went down as the year with the 2nd highest number of homes sold, with just 2,471 fewer sales than 2005. Real estate sales are up +8.8% month-over-month for December and +27.4% year-over-year. Sales Prices We also saw [...]

2308, 2020

Arizona Home Sales and Prices Soar in July Despite the Pandemic

August 23rd, 2020|

Phoenix area home prices are up an average of 10% from this time in 2019, and selling in an average of 10 days, making Phoenix the hottest real estate market in the country. Supply and Demand The issue is simply a matter of supply and demand as inventory remains at record lows down 27.8% compared to 2019. In July, [...]

2307, 2020

Arizona Real Estate Market Update Q2-2020

July 23rd, 2020|

The Arizona real estate market remains HOT despite the coronavirus pandemic sweeping across the state. The inventory of properties listed for sale are exceptionally low with homeowners reluctant to list their homes during the pandemic. This has created a seller’s market and fueled an already robust real estate market in Arizona. Home buyers are finding an extremely limited selection of [...]

604, 2020

Coronavirus Testing in Arizona

April 6th, 2020|

There are laboratory tests that can identify the virus that causes COVID-19 in respiratory specimens. State and local public health departments have received tests from CDC while medical providers are getting tests developed by commercial manufacturers. Who should be tested Not everyone needs to be tested for COVID-19. Here is some information that might help in making decisions about seeking [...]

611, 2019

Canadians Traveling to Arizona

November 6th, 2019|

Canada is the number one international employer in Arizona, but it also sends a lot of tourists to the state.According to the Arizona Office of Tourism (AOT), more than 970,000 Canadians traveled to Arizona in 2017. The highest number recorded in the report which goes back to 2012.The number of Canadians traveling to Arizona could be partially attributed to the [...]

705, 2019

2019 Luxury Resort Summer Deals in Arizona

May 7th, 2019|

We all know Arizona is the place to be all winter long, but have you ever visited Arizona in the summer? Being from Saskatchewan, I always thought summer in Arizona sounded crazy, who could handle that heat? But living here year-round now, summer has become my favorite time of year. The days are hot but you can?t beat the hot [...]

305, 2019

Maricopa is Fastest Growing County in the US

May 3rd, 2019|

Maricopa County is booming. For the third straight year, it's the fastest growing U.S. County, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Now, it's the fourth biggest population in the nation. Jobs, jobs, jobs. According to the Arizona Office of Economic Opportunity, nearly 70,000 non-farming jobs have been added since March of 2018. Experts say that means Maricopa County and the [...]

2904, 2019

Top 10 Most Profitable Cities to Own Vacation Rentals

April 29th, 2019|

For more than a decade, short-term home rental websites such as Airbnb, HomeAway, and VRBO have helped everyday Americans squeeze some serious cash out of their homes—whether families renting out empty bedrooms or investors offering up multiple properties in prime tourist neighborhoods, leasable by the night. Easy-peasy! But those carefree good times may be coming to an end. The [...]

904, 2019

Canadian Developer Breaks Ground on a 3,695 Home Community

April 9th, 2019|

A Canadian developer broke ground last week on a master-planned residential community with room for thousands of houses in the West Valley. Brookfield Residential’s 1,130-acre Alamar development will feature up to 3,695 home sites, a 41-acre regional park co-developed with the city of Avondale and an elementary school. “Alamar will be a huge attraction as additional companies choose Avondale and [...]

2408, 2018

More New Flights to Arizona

August 24th, 2018|

Flair Airlines announced it is introducing non-stop flights to six popular U.S. destinations this winter. The new routes will extend Flair's rapidly growing network to Florida's Orlando International Airport, St. Pete-Clearwater (Tampa Bay) and Miami as well as to Palm Springs, Las Vegas and Phoenix-Mesa Airport in Arizona.The announcement comes less than a month after Flair's ultra-low cost competitor Swoop, [...]

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