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5 Home Design Looks Now Trending

5 Home Design Looks Now Trending Have you wondered when remodeling or buying a new home, whether or not to go with the style that’s trending? Current trends in home design might be more durable than you think. In my experience it takes around 15 years or more for a home to look dated, and… Read More

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Can your haunted house measure up to these homes with major fear factor?

Could your Halloween Haunted House rival even the White House? Did you indulge in Halloween’s most notorious adventure this year? Starting early Fall, Haunted Houses materialize all over the country, but Halloween Night is by far the most popular date for attendance. Some have been established for years and get spookier every time.  So how… Read More

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Fast 15 is Visiting Scottsdale Today

Fast 15 is Visiting Scottsdale Today!  Among the 15 newest homes for sale in Scottsdale, Arizona is 15849 N 61st Street, number 15 on our list, a 3 bedroom, 2 bath beauty in North Ranch Community. Constructed in the 80’s, it has tons of character; beautiful entry courtyard, vaulted ceilings and arched doorways. Kitchen cabinets… Read More

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Thanking Teachers Isn’t Just for June – A Thank You Thursday in Advance

It’s been quite a while since back to school was a crazy time around our house. Now our back-to-school thoughts run more along the lines of “How can I avoid streets with school zones?” and “What hour of the day is the best time to not get stuck behind a bus?” But for a lot… Read More

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Wood or Wood-Like Flooring: What’s the Difference?

Wood or Wood-Like Flooring: What’s the Difference? In addition to the wood flooring options below, there’s something that I’ve seen a lot of lately in Arizona homes for sale. A wood-grain tile is not meant to mimic hardwood, as much as it is an alternative to block tile. It’s very obviously tile, with all of… Read More

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Builder Confidence Rises Two Points in June. Is a New Construction Home Right for You?

After holding steady for the past four months, builder confidence in the market for newly constructed single-family homes rose two points in June to a level of 60 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI). This is the highest reading since January 2016. “Builders in many markets across the nation… Read More

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Common Decorating Mistakes That are Easy to Fix

Some would say there are no decorating mistakes—that what you like in your home is what counts. But the very hip home designers at Home and Garden Television (HGTV) believe a number of common but tired decorating traditions are long overdue for an update. Here are seven of the easy-to-fix practices they recommend for every… Read More

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Chandler Fast 15 – Thursday

Chandler Fast 15. Thursday, October 8, 2015 – The 15 newest homes for sale in Chandler, Arizona. There’s a great backyard with pergola and pool on E Buena Vista Drive.   Home Buyer’s Frequently Asked Questions. Home Sellers Frequently Asked Questions.

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The Newport at Tempe, The ultimate in urban chic only one mile from ASU

Brand new homes in The Newport at Tempe are running in the mid $300’s. Beautiful single family homes. Energy conscious New Construction in the most convenient of locations, just one mile from ASU and minutes to Old Town Scottsdale. MLS listings can be found here, or call for a complete list of available homes at… Read More

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Gilbert Fast 15 – Friday

Friday, September 4, 2015 – Gilbert, Arizona’s 15 Newest Homes on the market… just take a look at that beautiful pool at the home on E. Cloudburst! Home Buyer’s Frequently Asked Questions Home Seller’s Frequently Asked Questions