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Phoenix Housing Market: Phoenix Prices Going Up 1% Per Week. Assemble The Right TEAM

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Phoenix Housing Market Explodes. Remember the old days in Phoenix? The old days when if you were looking for a Phoenix home for sale, you could take your sweet time? You remember don't you? Back when the Phoenix housing market was horrible, 80% of the deals in Phoenix were distressed sales - bank owned or short sale. There were deals everywhere, you could literally pick up a Phoenix home for sale for pennies on the dollar at the trustee sale. You may not remember the old … [Read more...]

Phoenix Real Estate Agents: Choose Wisely

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I teach real estate marketing classes for Phoenix Real Estate Agents. Below are some of the things the Phoenix Real Estate Agents in my classes say you should avoid when choosing a Phoenix Real Estate Agent. I hope this helps make your selection process easier - choose wisely.   It's an exciting time. You have waited for a long time to buy a home in Phoenix. No more living in that apartment - the one with the small closets, the noisy neighbors, the crying baby, the … [Read more...]

Chandler, Arizona. A Great Place To Call Home

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Looking for a great place to call home? Then look no further than Chandler, Arizona. Located just 22 miles southeast of Phoenix, Arizona you will find the city of Chandler. The city of Chandler is named after Dr. Alexander John Chandler, who in 1891 bought 80 acres of land from the government south of Mesa, Arizona. This land later became Chandler, Arizona. Chandler is one of the 7 cities that make up the south east valley. The other cities include Apache Junction, Gilbert, … [Read more...]

Signs It’s Time To Change Real Estate Agents

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It's time. Something just plain old "doesn't feel right". Maybe the "results" are not there. You are buying or selling a home and you have chosen or were referred to a real estate agent to help you. You chose this one. They are all the same right? They all have access to the Multiple Listing Service [MLS] they all understand the real estate contract, they all understand marketing, they all understand how to meet your needs, they all communicate well - don't … [Read more...]

Phoenix Arizona REALTOR – How To Choose The Right One For You

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If you are buying or selling a home in Arizona you will likely use the services of a REALTOR in Arizona. The keyword here is SERVICES or SERVICE. I spent 10 years in the title industry here in Phoenix helping REALTOR's attract consumers like yourself looking for their services. Choosing the right REALTOR in Phoenix Arizona can make your home buying or selling less stressful and relatively seamless. Let me be the 1st to tell you that all REALTORS are not created the same. … [Read more...]

How To Choose A Chandler Real Estate Agent

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Buying or selling a Chandler area home is often one of the largest financial transactions any of us will make. More likely than not a Chandler real estate agent will play an important role in helping you find your dream home or selling your current home. So How Should You Choose A Chandler Real Estate Agent? I'm Stephen Garner. I’ve spent 10 years in the escrow and title world up close with some of the best Chandler real estate agents. This has given me a unique perspective … [Read more...]

How To Choose A Mesa Real Estate Agent

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You are buying or selling your Mesa area home. Certainly one of the largest financial transactions any of us will make. More likely than not a Mesa real estate agent will play a vital role in helping you achieve your goal of finding your dream home or selling your current home. This begs the question: How To Choose A Mesa Real Estate Agent? My name is Stephen Garner. I've spent over 10 years in the escrow and title industry up close with many of the best Mesa real estate … [Read more...]

Being A Landlord Looks Good – Number Of Families Renting At A 13 Year High

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For all the bad news and re-forecasts of the housing market there is one group of people that are not complaining - Landlords. The housing crisis has forced jaw dropping numbers of homeowners out of their homes and made for a challenging home buying market, it has also left a bad taste in the mouth's of millions of Americans, even challenging the concept of home ownership in general. According to the Census Bureau, American home ownership has fallen to its lowest level in … [Read more...]

Changing Real Estate Agents

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You are excited, the time has come to buy or sell your home. You've waited and waited for this moment to come and now - it's here. You did your research - asked Google, friends, family - looking for a good real estate agent. And you found one. At least you thought you did. Hello, my name is Stephen Garner, I am a former title rep for a national title insurance company in Phoenix Arizona, I spent 10 years working with some of the best real estate agents around. The simple fact … [Read more...]

8 Qualities To Look For In A Real Estate Agent Or REALTOR

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What should you look for a in a real estate agent or REALTOR®? Hello, I'm Stephen Garner, AKA "MyTitleGuy. 2012 marks my 11th year in the title industry is Phoenix, AZ - one of the most competitive real estate markets in the country. I've been up close and personal with some of the best and mediocre real estate agents around. This time in the trenches so to speak has given me a unique perspective on what a good agent looks like and how to choose one. The first thing I want … [Read more...]