Tag: real estate agent

  • Thinking of buying a new home soon? Mortgage rates might be on the rise.

    If you are thinking to buy a new home in 2011-2012 it might be a good idea to consider starting the process to lock in a mortgage rate below 5%. According to the WSJ.com “Mortgage rates rose in the latest week, leaving the average rate on 30-year fixed-rate mortgages closer to 5%, according to a […]

  • What is the difference between a Real Estate agent and a REALTOR?

    To be a REALTOR your agent must be a member of the National Association of REALTOR’s. Here is the full discription from REALTOR.com. A real estate agent is a REALTORĀ® when he or she becomes a member of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORSĀ®, The Voice for Real EstateĀ®, the world’s largest professional association. The term […]

  • Buying A Second Home In Scottsdale

    As a REALTOR based in North Scottsdale it never ceases to amaze me just how many people come to Arizona to purchase a second or vacation home. If you are just beginning you search how do you narrow down the areas you might be interested to search with a Real Estate Agent for property? Well […]

  • Real Estate Marketing and The Importance of Good Pictures

    As a Real Estate agent in North Scottsdale who specializes mainly in the luxury market, photography plays a very important part in my marketing efforts. At the luxury end of the market we need to involve professional photographers, however, even if your property is more modestly priced there still no excuse for sloppy photographs. Here’s […]

  • Five Simple Ways For Selling Your House Faster

    As a real estate agent in North Scottsdale its my experience that the best way to sell a home is with no one living in it yet with beautiful staged furniture. While this is a perfect scenario not all my clients are in a position to vacate their current home just to help it sell. […]