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Short Sale Assistance for Military Families

Jul 23rd, 2012 | By
Short Sale Assistance for Military Families

Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) Acting Director Edward J. DeMarco has announced changes to short sale policies that will make it easier for military homeowners with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac loans to honor their financial commitments when they are required to move as part of their duty.  Permanent Change of Station (PCS) orders often […]



Be Prepared for Monsoon Season with this Emergency Flood Information

Jul 23rd, 2012 | By
Be Prepared for Monsoon Season with this Emergency Flood Information

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 […]



Good News for Sellers

Jul 7th, 2012 | By
Good News for Sellers

While buyer demand has increased, the amount of available listing inventory has gone down significantly, resulting in a lower Months Supply of Inventory (the amount of time it would take to sell the current inventory). A 6 month supply is considered to be a “balanced market.” More than 6 months is considered to be a […]



Tips for Buying in a Tight Market

Jul 7th, 2012 | By
Tips for Buying in a Tight Market

As many buyers are getting frustrated by the low inventory in the Sahuarita market, consider these tips from the National Association of Realtors. Being prepared can increase your chances of getting your dream house in a competitive housing market, and lower your chances of losing out to another buyer. Get prequalified for a mortgage. You’ll […]



Estancia del Corazon – New Homes in Rancho

Mar 5th, 2012 | By
Estancia del Corazon – New Homes in Rancho

You may have noticed the framed houses that seemed to pop up overnight across from the Safari Trail Park in Rancho Sahuarita. DR Horton has begun building homes in the newly established gated subdivision of Estancia del Corazon.



Will Homes Appreciate in 2012?

Jan 19th, 2012 | By
Will Homes Appreciate in 2012?

If the inventory remains as low as it’s been over the last few months, it is likely that we will start to see some improvement in market values. The buyers are out there looking for new listings, but the availability of homes has been remarkably slim. As you can see on the chart above, the […]



Keep Your Backyard pool Safe

Jul 16th, 2011 | By
Keep Your Backyard pool Safe

Taking a dip in your backyard pool can be a great way to beat the heat during the dog days of summer. It can be an excellent way to relax with family and friends or be a part of a regular exercise routine. However, as much fun as a pool can be, it can also be a source of danger.



New IRS Rules 4 Debt Canellation

Mar 29th, 2010 | By
New IRS Rules 4 Debt Canellation

The IRS issued a new advisory March 4 to give financially troubled and underwater borrowers step by step instructions on how to qualify for tax […]