New Home Friday 12-23-2016

by Builder Trade In Program Dec, 23

Welcome to Your Christmas Holiday Weekend!

by Builder Trade In Program Dec, 22

Las Noches de Las Luminarias - Thursday, December 22nd – 23rd

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Why going '10-over' the speed limit is now going to cost a bundle

by Builder Trade In Program Dec, 21

That very unofficial nine mile-per-hour “tolerance cushion” on Arizona’s interstate highway system is going away by the end of the month on certain freeway segments.  Arizona Department of Transportation, Department of Public Safety and Governor’s Office of Highway Safety are designating 63 miles of Interstates 10 and 40, and U.S. 60 as safety corridors.

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New Home Friday 12-16-2016

by Builder Trade In Program Dec, 16

Welcome to Your Weekend!

by Builder Trade In Program Dec, 15

“A Winnie-the-Pooh Christmas Tail” - Saturday, Dec 17th - 18th

A VYT Christmas classic tradition returns to the snow-covered Hundred Acre Woods! A very special Friend-and-Relation tells Christopher Robin the story of a Christmas Eve long ago when Eeyore, the old gray donkey who lives by himself in the thistle corner of the woods believes he has lost his tail and is VERY miserable. Winnie-the-Pooh, Piglet, Tigger and all their friends organize a search party to find his tail.

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New Mantra: Live Where You Eat

by Builder Trade In Program Dec, 14

Developers are now turning to food to help gain attraction to their residential projects and even command higher home values. Access to healthy food, community farms, chef-driven restaurants, or innovative food retail areas is increasingly being touted by real estate developers as an amenity, according to a new report released by the Urban Land Institute.

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Real Estate - What You Need to Understand in 2017

by Builder Trade In Program Dec, 13

Forget a tale of two cities: Extreme housing market fragmentation is now creating different experiences for home buyers and sellers in a wide range of locations and segments.

Nationally, home prices are expected to keep rising, albeit more slowly— 3.5% in 2017, vs. 4.5% in 2016, per Moody’s Analytics projections. But even more so than in recent years, your position is now going to hinge on what and where you’re buying or selling.

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New Home Friday 12-09-2016

by Builder Trade In Program Dec, 09

Let the Weekend Begin!

by Builder Trade In Program Dec, 08

Holiday Lights at McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park - Friday, Dec 9th – Sunday, Jan 1st

Hop aboard the Paradise & Pacific Railroad and enjoy a festive ride through a beautiful wonderland of displays and colorful lights. The opening night on Friday, Dec. 9, features a tree lighting ceremony, visit from Santa and live music. The Jolly Old Elf himself will make nightly appearances at the park through Friday, Dec. 23.

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Wall Street Has It Wrong: Luxury Home Sales Increasing

by Builder Trade In Program Dec, 07

Luxury home sales have increased, contrary to the opinions of most Wall Street analysts and press reports. Here are the facts:

  • Sales of homes priced above $600,000 have risen in 37 of the 43 counties where we purchased the data.
  • Home sales above $600,000 in the last 12 months exceed sales in the prior 12 months by 10%.
  • Home sales in Q3 2016 exceeded sales in Q3 2015 by 5%.
  • Sales have increased in every price increment from $600,000 to $1.5 million+.
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