I may talk about my undying love for Phoenix, Peoria, and other metro area Arizona cities, but I’ve never explained where it comes from. I firmly believe that families looking for land, education, and safe places to raise their family should buy a home in Phoenix. It’s a haven for all things art, sports, music, education, and nature. If you’re looking to buy a home in Phoenix, here are some important things to think about in terms of neighborhoods and locations around the Valley.
When I was raising my kids in Arizona, I was constantly looking for fun things to do in Phoenix with them (to get them out of the house)! From golf camp to art class, there is something for any age in this huge city we live in! Summertime is a time for your kids to discover something new (and keep their learning fresh). Here are some of my favorite things to do with kids in Phoenix during the hot summer. [Read more…]
As if right on cue, the Phoenix real estate market is on the rise again! Home prices are up since February and March as the market shifts towards a Seller’s Market. You know what that means? Time to learn more about selling a home in Phoenix!
Moving homes can be such an exciting time of new beginnings, but before all the fun can start: paperwork first (sorry). Before you do anything, pinpoint why you’re selling your home and what your next steps will be. Are you ready to sell? Do you need to sell your home? Maybe your kids are all grown up and moved out (mine are!!) or maybe your budget suddenly increased and you’re looking to upgrade! First, find an agent. It is extremely difficult to get the best prices and stay organized with all the HOA, insurance, lawyer, etc. fees while you are raising your family and working! Having a reliable Phoenix real estate agent can make everything go much more smoothly. [Read more…]
Is anyone else as excited by this weather as I am? While the rest of the country is buried in snow and grey skies, we have ourselves a merry little time in the Valley of the Sun. I love to run and hike, and spring time in Phoenix means lots of races and hiking opportunities (almost every weekend). Get out there, find your ‘thing’, and love the place where you live!
Here are my favorite upcoming races in the Phoenix area: [Read more…]