Living Small(er): Are Floor Plans Shrinking?

by Builder Trade In Program May, 07

Housing data over the past decade shows that when it comes to floor plans, bigger is not necessarily better. The size of the average American home took a big hit during the Great Recession, and the trend toward smaller homes is continuing even though the market has recovered, according to Metrostudy data.

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Welcome to your Weekend!

by Builder Trade In Program May, 02

Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Houston Astros

Chase Field Events

401 E. Jefferson St. Phoenix, AZ...

How Much Has Your Home Increased in Value Over the Last Year?

by Builder Trade In Program May, 01

Home values have risen dramatically over the last twelve months. In CoreLogic’s most recent Home Price Index Report, they revealed that national home prices have increased by 6.7% year-over-year.

CoreLogic broke down appreciation even further into four price ranges, giving us a more detailed view than if we had simply looked at the year-over-year increases in national median home price.

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New Home Sales Rise 4 Percent in March

by Builder Trade In Program Apr, 30

 

Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 4.0 percent in March to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 694,000 units after an upwardly revised February report, according to newly released data by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau. This the second highest reading since the Great Recession.

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New Home Friday 04-27-2018

by Builder Trade In Program Apr, 27

Welcome to your Weekend!

by Builder Trade In Program Apr, 25

The Fifth Annual Desert Klassic Golf Tournament

The Fifth Annual Desert Klassic Golf Tournament will be held at the Wigwam Golf Course. The Desert Klassic Tournament promises to be a day of fun, great golf and relaxation.

The Wigwam Golf Course

451 N. Old Litchfield Rd. Litchfield Park, AZ

April 27, 2018

Time: 6:00 AM to 1:00 PM

 

The Kingston Trio...

Rising Prices Help You Build Your Family’s Wealth

by Builder Trade In Program Apr, 24

Over the next five years, home prices are expected to appreciate, on average, by 3.6% per year and to grow by 18.2% cumulatively, according to Pulsenomics’ most recent Home Price Expectation Survey.

 

So, what does this mean for homeowners and their equity position?

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Home Buying Myths Slayed

by Builder Trade In Program Apr, 23

  • The average down payment for first-time homebuyers is only 6%!
  • Despite mortgage interest rates being over 4%, rates are still below historic numbers.
  • 88% of property managers raised their rents in the last 12 months!
  • The credit score requirements for mortgage approval continue to fall.

 

New Home Friday 04-20-2018

by Builder Trade In Program Apr, 20