Stay Safe This Monsoon Season

    Lead Article

    Stay Safe This Monsoon Season The Town of Sahuarita has posted some valuable information that we should all review as Monsoon season has officially started. Flash Flood Watch means flash flooding is possible. Be prepared to move to higher ground. A flash flood could occur without any warning. Listen to NOAA National Weather Service Weather Radio or commercial radio or television for additional information. Flash Flood Warning means a flash flood is imminent or has been reported. Seek high ground immediately. During flash flood season the National Weather Service via NOAA Weather Radio 162.4 MHz has 24 hour weather broadcasts. Warnings are also broadcast on local radio and television stations. Online information is available at: http://wrh.noaa.gov/tucson. Sahuarita road closures, call 403-0565 City of Tucson road closures, call 791-3154 Pima County road closures, ... [continue reading...]
    Welcome to The Sahuarita Connection

    Greetings Readers

    Welcome to The Sahuarita Connection

    Welcome to the Sahuarita Connection Online Edition.  It has been a long time coming be we are finally planting our flag on the virtual landscape of the Sahuarita community. The goal of this newsletter is to provide our readers with the up to date community and neighborhood news for Sahuarita, Rancho Sahuarita, Quail Creek, and […]

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    Time to head back to school

    Parental Connection

    Time to head back to school

    Area schools will be headed back to the classroom later this month and the first part of August. The following is a list of start dates for your convenience. Many schools will be hosting meet and greets or class registration prior to the first day so please consults with your school for all the details. […]

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    Real Estate Listings… Mobilized!

    Market Update

    Real Estate Listings… Mobilized!

    Now you can get easy access to information 24/7 on any home listed for sale by sending a text message! Simply text LongMaryB to 59559 and you’ll receive a text with property info, including price*. You will also receive a link to a mobile website with full listing details, photos and the number you can text or call to schedule a time to see the home. If you have an iPhone or Android, you are given an additional option to find properties close to your location via the GPS function in your Smartphone.

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    Scam alert for buyers

    Tips & Tricks & Handy Advice

    Scam alert for buyers

    It is becoming common for Buyers of real property to receive a letter after closing, advising them to get a copy of their deed for their protection at a cost of approximately $85.00. This is an unnecessary expense. Many homeowners who have refinanced their homes have also received this scam letter. A copy of your […]

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Market Update

Sahuarita Market at a Glance May & June Sahuarita Market at a Glance May & June

It’s hard to believe we are half way through 2014! After a relatively calm start to the summer market, we are seeing more activity. Properties that are in a good location, are updated and priced right are going under contract. This should result in higher sales numbers over the next 30-45 days. Stay tuned and stay ...

Want to Sell Your House? Price it Right! Want to Sell Your House? Price it Right!

The housing market is recovering nicely. Prices have increased nationally by double digits over the last twelve months. Competition from the shadow inventory of lower priced distressed properties (foreclosures and short sales) is diminishing rapidly. Now may be the perfect time to sell your home and move to the dream house or beautiful location your ...

Buying a House: The Cost If You Waited Buying a House: The Cost If You Waited

We often talk about the potential cost of waiting to buy a home. Today, we want to look at the actual cost for someone who waited over the last year. We used a 10% increase in house values as prices have gone up by double digits in the country on average. We looked at approximate ...

Foreclosure Crisis Melting Away? Foreclosure Crisis Melting Away?

According to a recent article published by the National Association of Realtors, foreclosures are falling quickly as more borrowers keep up with their mortgage payments and banks complete more loan modifications or approve short sales to avoid foreclosures on their books. For the first time since 2008, the number of borrowers who are behind on their ...

Question of the Month Question of the Month

Q: My electric bill was over $250 in June! Is there any way to beat the heat and reduce my energy costs? A: First and foremost, don’t let your cool air sneak out of your house! Check your windows and doors to make sure there are no gaps or cracks in seals, caulking or weather […]

Considering Building a Pool? What You May Not Know Considering Building a Pool? What You May Not Know

Before you take that jump and build your dream oasis in Sahuarita, there are some code requirements that you should know. New pools must comply with the 2012 International Residential Code. The purpose of these codes is to protect children against drowning by restricting access to a swimming pool. If your existing pool doesn’t meet […]

The Mortgage Connection The Mortgage Connection

If you have been DREAMING of owning your own home…. But need assistance with the DOWN PAYMENT & CLOSING COSTS, let me help you explore the Pima Tucson Homebuyer’s Solution Program. Q. Who Can Take Advantage of this Amazing County Grant? A. Any homebuyer with a 640 Credit Score and a household annual income less […]

Be on the Lookout for Bees As Temperatures Rise Be on the Lookout for Bees As Temperatures Rise

With temperatures rising quickly this spring and flowers blooming in the desert already, bees have started to become more active in Arizona. That’s why you can’t forget to turn to the experts when they start buzzing around your neighborhood – be sure to call 1-800-GO TRULY for Truly Nolen Pest Control Services to come to […]

Should I Rent My House It I Can’t Sell It Should I Rent My House It I Can’t Sell It

There has been a lot written about how buying a home is less expensive than renting one in most parts of the country. Rents are skyrocketing and homes are still at great prices. These two situations are also causing some sellers to consider renting their home instead of selling it. After all, a homeowner can […]

Rental Connection Rental Connection

Every month as a courtesy for our readers we provide a listing of some of the available Rental properties in the Sahuarita, Green Valley, Quail Creek, and Tucson area. All Homes listed in the Rental Connection are listed by various companies, agents or owners. These listings are provide for information purposes only by The Sahuarita […]