Living in Phoenix

When you’re self-employed and buying a home, there may be more asked of you in order to obtain a mortgage. Before starting your journey, know what some of the extra steps might be.

An FHA loan is a mortgage loan that is insured by the Federal Housing Administration, or FHA. This is one of the many loan options you can consider.

Tutorial for MLS Search, Part 2

Tutorial for MLS Search, Part 1

Only 2 percent of more than 1,700 home owners in the U.S. and Canada surveyed recently by the remodeling website Houzz say they have achieved their design vision for their homes. On average, most home owners say they’re only halfway there with the home’s décor.

The strengthening job market has more economists gaining confidence about the direction of the housing market over the next two years, according to a newly released Reuters poll of 29 housing analysts, including investors and economists.

Are your clients looking to build their portfolio with investment properties? Help potential investors decide if now is the right time jump into the real estate market. Here are six signs, according to the international property website Lamudi.com, that they’re ready to make the investment plunge.

The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage is heading into the holiday weekend at its yearly low, giving home shoppers and home owners another opportunity to snag the lowest rate of the year, Freddie Mac reports in its weekly mortgage market survey.

Search Phoenix MLS at Living in Phoenix, the website and blog for Robert Foreman, HomeSmart Elite. Search Phoenix metro area for homes and newbuilds alike.

Would you throw away $20,000? You are if you’re letting your home age faster than it should. Here’s a simple maintenance strategy to keep your home young.