Category: Market News

Bet You Didn’t Know This!

Define Irony: a real estate company called Realogy, playing Monopoly, and with your money!! We’re sure conspiracy theorists will find this juicy tid-bit more than a little amusing….!   But, really, we thought this little bit of market knowledge is something a lot… Read More

DUMB things sellers do, all the time.

With hundreds  and hundreds and HUNDREDS of sales in Northern Arizona markets, we’ve seen lots of smart and dumb things real estate sellers do.  But, the dumb ones are ALWAYS more fun to read about, aren’t they? [:)]  Here’s… Read More

Mid Year Verde Valley Market Update

Hello! I hope you all had a fantastic July 4th. Ken and I watched the fireworks in Cottonwood from our office in the Mesquite Springs Subdivision, which is a great spot to watch the display. Seems as if… Read More

A Real Recovery or a Dead Cat Bounce? 2013 Verde Valley/ Sedona Real Estate Market Forecast

I’m often asked what I think about the market and the rapid recovery of many Arizona markets this year.  My response to the question is usually two more questions.  1.  Do you want my honest opinion and 2.  Do… Read More

FINALLY! Some Good News for Arizona Real Estate!

Hello! I wanted to share with you some of what we are now seeing in the marketplace. I wont paint a rosy picture, because that’s not what I see, but there are benefits developing for real estate sellers… Read More

Much New News!

  Much New News! It’s been well over a year since our last newsletter to you, maybe even a year and a half. so, I have much news to share!  First and most importantly-  please notice our new company!… Read More

2009-2010 Sedona/ Verde Valley Real Estate Market Update: Short Sale Explosion Ahead

I know it has been a long time since I have written a market update, or a newsletter for that matter!  Truth be told, Ken and I have been absolutely inundated with foreclosure/REO listings and sales…. And since,… Read More

2009 2nd QTR Sedona/Verde Valley Real Estate Market Update

Wow-  What a busy couple of months, especially in comparison to what we have seen over the last several quarters.  Sales during the second    quarter  were up 80% over the first quarter of this year-  and that makes… Read More

1st Quarter 2009 Sedona/Verde Valley Real Estate Market Update

1st Quarter 2009 Sedona/Verde Valley Real Estate Market Update Volatile, chaotic, spasmodic and full of mixed messages. These are just a few term that characterize our  real estate markets  current state.  Sellers, this is a good thing– I’ll explain… Read More

Verde Valley and Sedona Real Estate Market Statistics for 2008, Real Estate Projections for 2009…

Below are real estate sales statistics for the Sedona real estate market and the Verde Valley real estate market for the calendar year 2008 (1/1/08-12/31/08).  Data was taken from the Sedona – Verde Valley Multiple Listing Service  01/23/09-02/12/09, and… Read More