Welcome to your Weekend!

by Builder Trade In Program Aug, 08

 

CityScape's Urban H2Oasis

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Are Lending Standards Propping Up Home Prices?

by Builder Trade In Program Aug, 07

Back in 2005, Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan described the dramatic increases in residential real estate values as a “froth in housing markets.” Greenspan went on to say:

“The increase in the prevalence of interest-only loans and the introduction of more-exotic forms of adjustable-rate mortgages are developments of particular concern…some households may be employing these instruments to purchase homes that would otherwise be unaffordable, and consequently their use could be adding to pressures in the housing market.”

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The low-priced home shortage continues

by Builder Trade In Program Aug, 06

The nationwide housing shortage continues but is especially troublesome for homebuyers with a budget of $250,000 or less.

 

Rising labor, land and material costs are slowing down the supply, "except at higher prices, which is simply not affordable for the great middle, and that’s where we see the hit in ... existing sales.

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New Home Friday 08-06-2018

by Builder Trade In Program Aug, 06

4 Reasons Why We Are Not Heading Toward Another Housing Bubble

by Builder Trade In Program Jul, 31

With home prices continuing to appreciate above historic levels, some are concerned that we may be heading for another housing ‘boom & bust.’ It is important to remember, however, that today’s market is quite different than the bubble market of twelve years ago.

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Americans Rank Real Estate Best Investment for 5 Years Running!

by Builder Trade In Program Jul, 30

  • Real estate has outranked stocks/mutual funds, gold, savings accounts/CDs, and bonds as the best long-term investment among Americans for the last 5 years!
  • The generations agree! Real estate is the best investment!
  • Generation X leads the way with 37% believing in real estate as the top investment.

Welcome to your Weekend!

by Builder Trade In Program Jul, 25

 

Real Wild and Woody Beer Festival

The Phoenix Convention Center will once again welcome a variety of fresh flavors and seasonal specialties poured by more than 65 of the Southwest’s best craft brewers with over 350 craft beers.

Phoenix Convention Center South Building

33 S 3rd St Phoenix, AZ

July 28, 2018

Time: 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM

  

Verde Canyon Railroad Starlight Rides & Historic Jerome Tour...

Lack of Listings Slowing Down the Market

by Builder Trade In Program Jul, 24

 

As the real estate market continues to move down the road to a complete recovery, we see home values and home sales increasing while distressed sales (foreclosures and short sales) continue to fall to their lowest points in years. There is no doubt that the housing market will continue to strengthen throughout 2018.

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Builder Confidence Stays at Healthy Level in July

by Builder Trade In Program Jul, 23

Builder confidence in the market for newly built single-family homes remained unchanged at a solid 68 reading in July on the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI).

“Consumer demand for single-family homes is holding strong this summer, buoyed by steady job growth, income gains and low unemployment in many parts of the country,” said NAHB Chairman Randy Noel. 

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