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1 in 40 American Families Deal With Child Identity Theft

1 in 40 American Families Deal With Child Identity Theft. This isn’t purely a homeowner issue but I feel it belongs here nonetheless. It’s a family issue. A community issue. You protect your children from physical dangers in your home. You protect them from dangers in and out of your neighborhood. Whether it’s screening care-givers,… Read More

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Interactive Infographic: How Much House will $300,000 get you, and Where?

Interactive Infographic: How Much House will $300,000 get you, and Where? Of course, as in the case of any price range, how much house you can buy for $300,000 will depend on location and condition. There are suburbs of each of the featured cities that are far more affordable, and within the cities, popular districts… Read More

Pumpkin Pie with Thank You Thursday - Thanksgiving - Bill Salvatore, Arizona Real Estate - Arizona Elite Properties 602-999-0952

Thankful for the Little Things

This Thank You Thursday is devoted to the little things. Things we might be thankful for everyday but that we usually take for granted. We shouldn’t need a special day for this, but I do appreciate that Thanksgiving has a way of making us pause and be grateful for family and friends, our health, our… Read More

Baby, Child Safety, Nursery in New Home, Baby's Room - Bill Salvatore, Realty Excellence East Valley - Arizona Elite Properties - 602-999-0952

Video: Must Haves for the Nursery

As a grandparent I have a couple of my own “must haves” to add to the good advice in the video below. Right from day one, in my humble opinion, one of the most important extras for the baby’s room is a Baby Wipes Warmer! Have you felt how cold those things are right out… Read More

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What Will Homes Look Like in 10 Years?

Accessibility. Automation. Conservation. Health. Safety. These themes are expected to shape the future of residential home design, according to a recent American Institute of Architects (AIA) report. “Historically, the dominant factors in home design have been economic and demographic shifts,” says AIA Chief Economist Kermit Baker. “Residential architects are seeing these forces at play in… Read More

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Video – Welcoming an Aging Parent

It is not uncommon for two or more generations of a family to live together. Indeed, builders have anticipated this and are designing more properties with in-law apartments, guest homes and casitas, private suites. There a number of details that can make the transition from being independent to cohabitating a lot easier and more comfortable… Read More

Thank You Thursday - Bill Salvatore, Realty Excellence East Valley at Arizona Elite Properties

On Thank You Thursday we notice Pope Francis

I had something else scheduled for Thank You Thursday this morning but then I watched the Pope’s address on Capitol Hill. Whether or not you are of his faith, whether or not you thought you’d care, whether or not your politics are his (and there is without a doubt, politics involved in these things), you… Read More

Awesome two-story treehouse is half jungle gym and all childhood dream come true

I know this isn’t technically Real Estate but I belive I could live here!   ~Bill by Katie Medlock, 07/17/15 / inhabitat Gone are the days when playing in a treehouse meant climbing up precarious structures in the old backyard oak. These days, little ones can enjoy luxury, custom-built treehouses like this one from Sharon Davis…. Read More

Downtown Gilbert, Arizona - Bill Salvatore, Realty Executives East Valley - 602-999-0952

The Phoenix Valley boasts 7 cities in the top 100 ‘Family Friendly Cities’ in the U.S.

What Phoenix Valley city is Arizona’s most family friendly? Gilbert ranked highest among the 7 Arizona cities that placed in the top 100.  I can tell you that this doesn’t surprise me.    ~Bill by Eric Jay Toll  Phoenix Business Journal If family-friendly is where you want to live, seven metro Phoenix cities are among the… Read More

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When to take a stand — and when to let it go – Ash Beckham & TED

Gotta love Ash Beckham, she’s hilarious, she’s sincere, she’s understanding, and she’s talking about every human being’s favorite subject ‘Frozen’ !!  Watch this TED Talk.     Additional Helpful Links Heroes Home Advantage– Cash Back credit when you buy or sell a home. AZVHV, Arizona Veterans Helping Veterans– Discounts and Referals on Real Estate, Mortgages… Read More