Maricopa and Pinal County Market Watch Reports, Sold and New Listings Charts

If you’re a numbers nut like me, I’ve provided some insightful reports from the Arizona Regional Multiple Listing Service (ARMLS) which are: MARKET WATCH REPORT for 2nd quarter 2012 Market Watch Report 2nd Qtr 2012 SOLD LISTINGS CHART thru June 2012 (note:  July had 7,432 sold listings that equates to 56,009 year to date thru July 2012) Sold Listing […]

South Chandler, Ocotillo Area Actives, Pendings and Closed Properties

I have put together a list of properties in the South Chandler, Ocotillo area that are Active, Pending or have Closed in the past 3 months so you can get an idea of what’s going on in certain neighborhoods.  They are sorted by the name of the community and then by square footage.  The link […]

Chandler Closings for March 2012

When comparing my January 2011 blog “Chandler Closings December 2010” to the past month, March 2012, there have been significant changes in the market since then: Dec 2010 Total Inventory 2,737 Active  1,885 Pending  852 Chandler Closings 454 Lender owned 184 (41%) Regular transactions 170 (38%) Short Sales 93   (21%) Averages for each zip code: […]

Carino Estates, Chandler Arizona

Carino Estates is located south of Ryan Avenue, between Alma School and Arizona Avenues in the heart of south Chandler and developed by Shea Homes. Hancock Elementary School is located at 2425 S. Pleasant Drive adjacent to the vast Ryan Park, north of Ryan Avenue and Hamilton High School, a very popular school is located […]

Portello (Village at Dobson Crossing), Chandler AZ

Here’s a look at a new home community in the very popular Ocotillo area of south Chandler known as PORTELLO.  Formerly Village at Dobson Crossing,  PORTELLO has a total of 162 lots comprised of 87 1-story and 75 2-story homes, built between 2006-2010.  This community was started by Randall Martin who then lost the remaining vacant […]

Don’t Believe the “Doom and Gloom” on Housing

For the first time since November 2005, the Cromford Supply Index™ has fallen below 100. What does this mean? – It means that the supply of active listings for sale is now slightly lower than in a normal market. So the “glut of homes on the market” that we keep reading about in the news […]

Interested in Buying a Trustee Sale?

I am often contacted these days about foreclosure and trustee sale properties.  Most recently a client found a auction property in an area he was interested in purchasing which showed an opening bid of $33,000 and a good deal for a property in that community.  Knowing the pricing in the community, I said I would see if […]