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The Benefits of Home Ownership Go Beyond the Financial

January 11th, 2018
The Benefits of Homeownership Go Beyond the Financial| Keeping Current Matters

Homeownership is a major part of the American Dream. As evidence of that, 91% of Americans believe that owning a home is either essential (43%) or important (48%) to achieving that “dream.” In a market where some people may be unsure about the benefits and possibilities of buying a home, it is important that we remember this.

Homeownership is NOT just about the money. In fact ...

6107 E Quartz Mountain Rd, Paradise Valley, Arizona

December 28th, 2017

I just sold this House at 6107 E Quartz Mountain Rd, Paradise Valley, Arizona .

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Top 4 REAL Reasons We Buy a Home

December 28th, 2017
Top 4 REAL Reasons We Buy a Home | Keeping Current Matters

We often talk about the financial reasons why buying a home makes sense. But, more often than not, the emotional reasons are the more powerful or compelling reasons.

No matter what shape or size your living space is, the concept and feeling of home can mean different things to different people. Whether it’s a certain scent or a favorite chair, the emotional reasons why we cho ...

Why Getting Pre-Approved Should Be Your First Step

December 22nd, 2017

Why Getting Pre-Approved Should Be Your First Step

Why Getting Pre-Approved Should Be Your First Step
In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbers the number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One way to show you are serious about buying your dream home is to get pre-qualified or pre-approved for a mortgage b ...

5 Reasons To Sell This Winter!

December 14th, 2017
5 Reasons to Sell This Winter!




Here are five reasons listing your home for sale this winter makes sense.


1. Demand Is Strong

The latest Buyer Traffic Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows that buyer demand remains very strong throughout the vast majority of the country. These buyers are ready, willing and able to purchase… and are in the market right now! More often ...

#3550 E. Emig Rd., Phoenix, Arizona

December 5th, 2017

I just sold this House at #3550 E. Emig Rd., Phoenix, Arizona .

View this recently sold House or see all my home sales

http://www.tomihomes.com/74

2622 E North Ln., Phoenix, Arizona

December 5th, 2017

I just sold this House at 2622 E North Ln., Phoenix, Arizona .

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http://www.tomihomes.com/72

14401 N 5th Place Phoenix, AZ 85022, Phoenix, Arizona

November 30th, 2017

I just finished uploading this House for sale, 14401 N 5th Place Phoenix, AZ 85022, Phoenix, Arizona

Big ticket items upgraded: newer roof & a/c aprox. 2011. Highly sought after Moon Valley classic. Beautiful flowers w/green lush corner lot w/RV gate that is a pallet for you to add a pool or whatever you like. Spacious flexible floor plan w/3 beds & space for 4th bed, home office, play room ...

Low Interest Rates Have a High Impact on Your Purchasing Power

November 30th, 2017
Low Interest Rates Have a High Impact on Your Purchasing Power | Keeping Current Matters

According to Freddie Mac’s latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey, interest rates for a 30-year fixed rate mortgage are currently at 3.92%, which is still near record lows in comparison to recent history!

The interest rate you secure when buying a home not only greatly impacts your monthly housing costs, but also impacts your purchasing power.

Purchasing power, simply put, is ...

Homeowners: Your House Must Be Sold TWICE

November 20th, 2017
Homeowners: Your House Must Be Sold TWICE | Keeping Current Matters

In today’s housing market, where supply is very low and demand is very high, home values are increasing rapidly. Many experts are projecting that home values could appreciate by another 5%+ over the next twelve months. One major challenge in such a market is the bank appraisal.

If prices are surging, it is difficult for appraisers to find adequate, comparable sales (similar h ...

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