Maricopa County, AZ Real Estate News

By Joyce Tawes, ABR, CRS, CLHMS, CNE
(Live Better in Scottsdale)
- December 2021 Scottsdale Housing Market Video - Here is a one-minute video overview of the Scottsdale, Arizona real estate market that covers the month of December. December 2021 - Video Scottsdale Active Listings I have never seen the number of homes for sale in Scottsdale this low. And it seems this figure continues to fall even further every month. Inventory was down 48% between December 2020 and December 2021. It is shocking to see there were only 393 listings at the end of the year. If you compare inventory levels between the end of November and the end of December, the number of active listings was down 27%. Median List Price for Scottsdale Homes If you are not familiar with the median list price, it is the midpoint of all list prices where one-half of the homes have higher pric...
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By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Vacasa)
🐈Tango is Such a Poser ☀️For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs📞Call Brian at 480-773-2370🙋‍♂Text Brian at 480-773-2370📨Email Brian at brian@bke12.comI know that there are many cat lovers in the Rain, so now you can follow the adventures of Tango, Trey, and Tom Boy if you love pictures of cats!  I welcome all to share photos of your cats along with your comment. ☀️For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs📞Call Brian at 480-773-2370🙋‍♂Text Brian at 480-773-2370📨Email Brian at brian@bke12.com
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By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Vacasa)
💥Oceanside Sunset 2021  ☀️For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs📞Call Brian at 480-773-2370🙋‍♂Text Brian at 480-773-2370📨Email Brian at brian@bke12.com Back in December I traveled to Oceanside, California, and stayed for a week. It was an enjoyable trip, I got to visit with friends that I haven't seen in a very long time and I was able to enjoy views like this from my room!  I specialize in the East Valley of the Phoenix Metro area - Gilbert, Mesa, Chandler, Tempe, Scottsdale, Apache Junction, and Gold Canyon ☀️For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs📞Call Brian at 480-773-2370🙋‍♂Text Brian at 480-773-2370📨Email Brian at brian@bke12.com
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By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Vacasa)
👩‍Photo from Trish - Bell  ☀️For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs📞Call Brian at 480-773-2370🙋‍♂Text Brian at 480-773-2370📨Email Brian at brian@bke12.comI miss Trish's photos of the Arizona landscape, but she is still photographing wonderful things from her home in Ohio.  I hope that you will enjoy them too!  For those of you that haven't followed my blog over the years, Trish used to be my photographer for listings but has been retired for quite a while.  Her prowess with photography will never be retired though!!! ☀️For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs📞Call Brian at 480-773-2370🙋‍♂Text Brian at 480-773-2370📨Email Brian at brian@bke12.com 
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By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Vacasa)
📢Investment Property Maximized with Vacasa 1-19-22  ☀️For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs📞Call Brian at 480-773-2370🙋‍♂Text Brian at 480-773-2370📨Email Brian at brian@bke12.comThe picture above shows a home in Gilbert, AZ that has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, can generate $50-60K annually as a short-term rental, and be purchased for under $500K.  The beauty of investing in a short-term rental is that you can use it yourself and allow it to pay for itself when you aren't using it.  If this is something that might interest you, please contact me to find out more and we can start shopping for a great investment property for you! ☀️For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs📞Call Brian at 480-773-2370🙋‍♂Text Brian at 480-773-2370📨Email Brian at brian@bke12.com
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By Troy Erickson AZ Realtor (602) 295-6807, Your Chandler, Ahwatukee, and East Valley Realtor
(Good Company Real Estate)
Here is the most recent Tempe AZ Real Estate Housing Market Report for December 2021:  The average sales price of Tempe homes increased in December after decreasing in November. The average sales price of Tempe homes ended the year on an upswing and is now at $514,944, still lower than the all-time high of $535,535 achieved in June of this year.At the same time, the average sold price per square foot decreased after increasing the previous two months. The average sold price went from an all-time high of $293/sf in November to $289/sf in December. After remaining the same as the month before in November, Tempe days on market shot up significantly to end the year. Days on market went from 32 DOM in November up to 50 DOM in December. Even though the trend has seen days on market increasin...
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By PR Partners, Arizona Luxury Realtors, Luxury Homes & Properties
(Launch Real Estate)
Real Estate Market Update for the Winfield luxury home community in North Scottsdale, Arizona 85266 Subscribe to our Weekly Market Update to receivenon-published featured community updates.     Winfield in North Scottsdale, ArizonaJanuary 17, 2022 Weekly Update Active listings increased to 4 homes. Average sale price per square foot increased to $347.96/SqFt. Average sale price as % of list price decreased to 100.26%. Average sale price increased to $844,886. Highest priced home sold in past 6 months was for $1,225,000. Number of homes sold in past 6 months remained at 7. Average Sales PriceMay 2013 - Present by Week Average Sales Price/SqFtMay 2013 - Present by Week 85266 December 2021 vs December 2020 Monthly Update Active listings decreased 47.31%. Months supply increased 10.00%. Av...
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By PR Partners, Arizona Luxury Realtors, Luxury Homes & Properties
(Launch Real Estate)
Real Estate Market Update for the Grayhawk luxury community in North Scottsdale, Arizona 85255. Subscribe to our Weekly Market Update to receivenon-published featured community updates.     Grayhawk in North Scottsdale, ArizonaJanuary 17, 2022 Weekly Update Active listings increased to 2 homes. Average sale price per square foot increased to $388.12/SqFt. Average sale price as % of list price decreased to 101.47%. Average sale price increased to $1,122,346. Highest priced home sold in past 6 months was for $3,500,000. Number of homes sold in past 6 months decreased to 56. Average Sales PriceMay 2013 - Present by Week Average Sales Price/SqFtMay 2013 - Present by Week 85255 December 2021 vs December 2020 Monthly Update Active listings decreased 60.26%. Months supply decreased 58.33%. Av...
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By PR Partners, Arizona Luxury Realtors, Luxury Homes & Properties
(Launch Real Estate)
North Scottsdale Real Estate Market Update for all listed homes in zip codes 85254, 85255, 85258, 85259, 85260, 85262 and 85266. Subscribe to our Weekly Market Update to receivenon-published featured community updates.     North Scottsdale, ArizonaJanuary 17, 2022 Weekly Update Active listings increased to 484 homes. Average sale price per square foot increased to $393.56/SqFt. Average sale price as % of list price decreased to 98.68%. Average sale price increased to $1,266,809. Highest priced home sold in past 6 months was for $21,500,000. Number of homes sold in past 6 months decreased to 2,213. Average Sales PriceMay 2013 - Present by Week Average Sales Price/SqFtMay 2013 - Present by Week December 2021 vs December 2020 Monthly Update Active listings decreased 40.58%. Months supply ...
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By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Vacasa)
💥Sustainability Trend in 2022  ☀️For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs📞Call Brian at 480-773-2370🙋‍♂Text Brian at 480-773-2370📨Email Brian at brian@bke12.com Looking ahead into this new year, it's clear that #sustainability is going to be top of mind in 2022. Kimberly White, Head of Home Quality Standards & Design at Vacasa, shared her thoughts on how furniture rental falls into this trend   To read more, click HERE. I specialize in the East Valley of the Phoenix Metro area - Gilbert, Mesa, Chandler, Tempe, Scottsdale, Apache Junction, and Gold Canyon ☀️For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs📞Call Brian at 480-773-2370🙋‍♂Text Brian at 480-773-2370📨Email Brian at brian@bke12.com
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By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Vacasa)
🧳Vacasa Vacation of the Week - Piestewa Retreat  ☀️For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs📞Call Brian at 480-773-2370🙋‍♂Text Brian at 480-773-2370📨Email Brian at brian@bke12.com Stunning Modern Home with Private Pool, Cozy Fireplace - Great Location! A relaxing getaway awaits you in Phoenix at this stunning modern Spanish- style home! The spacious open floor plan allows you to enjoy the gorgeous full kitchen while preparing a meal, and still being a part of what's going on in the family room. Take some time to head out to the backyard oasis and take a dip in the stunning private pool, or just lounge in the sun and soak up the beautiful Arizona weather. If you're looking for some adventure during your stay, the home is within driving distance of the Baltimore Area, Piestewa Peak...
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By Jeff Masich-Scottsdale AZ Associate Broker,MBA,GRI, Arizona Homes and Land Group/ Buy or Sell
(HomeSmart Real Estate)
Are you a Home Seller and want to get the most money for your home in your pocket and sell at the highest market price? Or do you want to sell the home fast with no showings to a IBuyer (Instant Buyer for cash)? (Photo: Pixabay)Most Money in Your Pocket as a Seller or Convenience of No ShowingsHave you been approached by IBuyers (Instantl Buyers) that will buy your home for CASH only to immediately FLIP it in order make a large profit for themselves? Even Realtors® get similar inquiries about our own homes. Remember, IBuyers are doing this to make a profit off of your home after they buy it from you. Note, your REALTOR® (ME) will make sure that YOU make the profit and not the IBuyer.If your home is a real fixer upper and not safe to show you may want a cash offer from an IBuyer says Jef...
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By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Vacasa)
🥗Teen Lifeline  ☀️For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs📞Call Brian at 480-773-2370🙋‍♂Text Brian at 480-773-2370📨Email Brian at brian@bke12.comInspired by posts that I see from others, I wanted to begin a weekly series for resources for people in need that are in the East Valley.  I think continuing to research for this weekly series will also help me to discover what is really out there for those in need. For 34 years, Teen Lifeline has been the constant in answering teens’ calls for help and, since 2012, has seen programmatic growth year-over-year. In 2020 alone, we answered 35,000 calls/texts, were on 300,000+ student IDs, and reached 320,000 school staff, community members, parents, and students with prevention services.  To find out more, click HERE ☀️For ALL of Your East...
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By Troy Erickson AZ Realtor (602) 295-6807, Your Chandler, Ahwatukee, and East Valley Realtor
(Good Company Real Estate)
Here is the most recent Ahwatukee AZ Real Estate Housing Market Report for December 2021:  The average sales price of homes in Ahwatukee has increased for the third straight month after dropping in September. The average sales price increased from $585,399 in November to $604,458 in December. The average sales price in Ahwatukee has now reached an all-time high to end 2021, surpassing the previous high of $602,866 that was reached in August of this year. The price per square foot of Ahwatukee homes dropped for the second time in the last three months. After decreasing to $263/sf in October, the price per square foot increased in November up to $276/sf, but then dropped back down to $273/sf in December. Although there was a decrease this month, the average sales price of Ahwatukee homes...
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By Jeff Masich-Scottsdale AZ Associate Broker,MBA,GRI, Arizona Homes and Land Group/ Buy or Sell
(HomeSmart Real Estate)
What does $1 million gets for you for a home in Scottsdale Arizona in January 2022 and all year? Here are the latest and always up to date $1 million + homes for sale in Scottsdale Arizona, one of the best places to live in the US! Scottsdale Estate Near Pinnacle PeakHave a Million Dollars? Scottsdale Arizona with many "Lap of Luxury" custom homes selling in excess of $1 million is consistently selected as one of the best cities to live in America by outside rating services. Why? Well, it has been selected as one as the best places to raise a family, "foodie cities", golf resort destinations and is home to beautiful views, sunsets, sunny skies, near Phoenix, hiking and more.Is Scottsdale living for you? Then it is time to think about considering the latest and always up to date list of ...
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By Troy Erickson AZ Realtor (602) 295-6807, Your Chandler, Ahwatukee, and East Valley Realtor
(Good Company Real Estate)
Here is the most recent Scottsdale AZ Real Estate Housing Market Report for December 2021:  Scottsdale reached a new all-time high average sales price of $1,360,899 in December, after the average sales price decreased by $155,514 in November. Average sales prices increased by $191,540 this month to end the year on a high note. At the same time, the average sold price per square foot increased to $422/sf, after decreasing in November to $388/sf. Prior to that decrease the price per square foot of Scottsdale homes sold increased for 16 straight months. The days on market also increased for the second straight month, up from 42 DOM in November to 44 DOM in December. This is the fourth increase in the last five months since reaching an all-time low of 34 DOM in July. The Scottsdale DOM was...
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By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Vacasa)
💥Vacasa Employee Spotlight - T.J. Clark  ☀️For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs📞Call Brian at 480-773-2370🙋‍♂Text Brian at 480-773-2370📨Email Brian at brian@bke12.com Here's to 10 Years!  As a part of Vacasa recently going public, we highlighted what the moment meant to one of our tenured team members T.J. Clark. "While this moment is only one step in our journey, I will admit it is a significant one and is a good opportunity to reflect on where we have been and where we are headed. My hope is that our team members are proud of their professional growth and accomplishments over our shared 10+ year history. I am most proud of our team members excelling and advancing their careers within the company, taking on new challenges every day, helping each other and our guests and hom...
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By Jeff Masich-Scottsdale AZ Associate Broker,MBA,GRI, Arizona Homes and Land Group/ Buy or Sell
(HomeSmart Real Estate)
OK it is January and the holidays are over and time to declutter, but where do you start? Here are 7 great sets of tips from Realtor.com. (Photo: Bill Glasman from Pixabay)DeClutter Tips...Start Here1. Things to Lose from the Living Room2. Things to Nix from the Kitchen3. Tame Your Bathroom4. Clean Out the Closet5. Junk Drawer Revival6. Home Office Sanity7.  Garage Clean OutStart in any order that motivates you. Hint...the garage is often the dumping ground for the "I am not sure" items from the internal rooms. So maybe do the garage last after the garage receives the transplants from the interior rooms.Tired of Cleaning your home and Just want to buy a newer larger home?RV Garage Home: Photo: Jeff MasichI can help you with this maybe a 3 or 4 car garage home or a home with a large work...
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By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Vacasa)
🐈Twins? ☀️For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs📞Call Brian at 480-773-2370🙋‍♂Text Brian at 480-773-2370📨Email Brian at brian@bke12.comI know that there are many cat lovers in the Rain, so now you can follow the adventures of Tango, Trey, and Tom Boy if you love pictures of cats!  I welcome all to share photos of your cats along with your comment. ☀️For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs📞Call Brian at 480-773-2370🙋‍♂Text Brian at 480-773-2370📨Email Brian at brian@bke12.com
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By Troy Erickson AZ Realtor (602) 295-6807, Your Chandler, Ahwatukee, and East Valley Realtor
(Good Company Real Estate)
Here is the most recent Phoenix AZ Real Estate Housing Market Report for December 2021:  After a slight decrease in the average sales price of Phoenix homes last month, the average sales price markedly increased in December reaching a new all-time high of $539,734. The average sales price of Phoenix homes continued its upward trend throughout 2021.At the same time, the average sold price per square foot dropped slightly, down from $275/sf in November to $273/sf for December. This is only the second monthly decrease in sold price per square foot since March of 2020 (almost two full years). After reaching a record low of 23 days on market in May and June, days on market for Phoenix homes has increased for the sixth straight month and is now up to 33 DOM for December. Even though days to ...
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