How To Find the Right Realtor To Sell Your Home

Once you’ve decided to sell your home, you need a trusted guide by your side.  Here’s how to find a Realtor who’s right for you. Gather referrals, but still check them out There are a lot of agents out there. So how do you choose? Go ahead and ask your friends and family for referrals, but don’t fall into the trap […]

New Loan Requirements May Help Millennials

Getting a mortgage loan isn’t the easiest thing, especially for those student loan debt. Changes coming to mortgage loans, however, may make the process easier.  For many millennials like Tyler McKirgan, home ownership is that American dream they just can’t reach just yet.  The culprit?  Student loans. “It definitely is a big burden, because millennial wages are low, and student loans are […]

Specialty Features for Kitchens

Put some WOW in your kitchen remodel with luxuries like wine fridges and recycling centers Your kitchen project, no matter the scale, will take time, money and energy. You are investing in the most marketable area of your home, and the most important. After all, life happens in the kitchen. It is where we gather, where […]

Don’t Keep Too Much When Downsizing

Whether you’re downsizing homes after the kids leave for college, or you are ready for an active adult 55+ community, you’re keeping some of the “good stuff” for your kids and grand kids, right?  Thinking they will jump at the chance to own your antique furniture, figurine collection, china dishes, etc. when you are gone. But did you […]

(One of) The Hottest Corners in Chandler, AZ

So, what makes an AREA or NEIGHBORHOOD RED HOT? Is it the quality new homes being built? Is it because those homes are built by well respected builders? Is it the beautiful move-in ready upgraded re-sale homes? Is it the shopping, restaurants, and services offered within blocks of your front door? Yes.  Yes.  Yes.  And Yes. But don’t […]

What Do You Get With A Full-Time Agent?

You’re ready to sell your home and now it’s time to choose an agent.  Who do you choose to sell and market your home?  In this world of  part-time and full-time real estate agents, many in the industry recommend one particular question to ask in an interview: Do you work full-time in real estate?  This is […]

Renting or Buying… Either Way You’re Paying a Mortgage

There are some people who have not purchased homes because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize that, unless you are living with your parents rent-free, you are paying a mortgage – either yours or your landlord’s. As Entrepreneur Magazine, a premier source for small business, explained this month […]

Need to move to a single story home?

Need to move to a single story home? I’ve put together a list of all one story homes currently for sale in the Chandler, Gilbert, and Ahwatukee area over $350,000. Here is the list. (Updated daily) See something you like?  Give me a call and I’ll set an appointment for you. ~ Tom 480-818-1384

Top 5 Home Security Cameras for 2017

We all want to protect our family and our homes from harm.  Have you considered a security system or camera for your home or office?  Security cameras come in many types and have seemingly endless feature options. With so many different kinds of home security cameras available, deciding which one makes sense for your home […]

Selling your AZ home and moving out of state

Selling your AZ home and moving out of state Moving is a big job but preparing to move to a different state can be a REALLY big job! Whether you’re relocating to another state for work or to be closer to family, you’re going to need someone to sell your current home for top dollar […]