Blog Profile / Phoenix Real Estate Guy

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Archived Since:March 20, 2008

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Phoenix real estate market is hot, does that mean another crash? #AskTPREG

Phoenix real estate market has been hot, does that mean another crash is coming? I have received this question probably a dozen times in the last 5 years. The answer is no. So why does the Phoenix real estate market seem so hot right now? There are a few reasons that are contributing to this. Show More Summary

Lou Malnati’s Coming To Phoenix Area?

So, we know this is a real estate blog and all, but I have this thing about pizza… I mean, I like it, a LOT. My oldest son is the same way. Deep dish, thin crust, wood-fired, fancy, grilled and maybe even frozen in a pinch. While I have lived in Arizona since the early […] Originally posted on Phoenix Real Estate Guy. Show More Summary

Carino Estates Chandler AZ Market Update

We created a new page for one of our favorite Chandler AZ communities, Carino Estates. Carino Estates is in Chandler’s 85286 zip code and stretches for the mile between Arizona Blvd and Alma School Rd just to the north of Queen Creek Road. Show More Summary

Social Follow of the Week: Produce on Wheels – With Out Waste (P.O.W.W.O.W.)

Produce on Wheels This week’s social follow is a food bank based out of Nogales, AZ (that’s down south right on the Mexico border for those of you not familiar with your geography).  Boarderland Food Bank offers a program called Produce on Wheels – With Out Waste or P.O.W.W.O.W. Show More Summary

New Lock Boxes Prove That Size Does Matter

As we have mentioned before, REALTORS in Phoenix will soon be using a new type of lock box. Last week, ARMLS began to send out our appointment times for us to switch out our old boxes for the new ones. The exchange will be 1 for 1 and should be fairly simple. Show More Summary

Luxury Condos may be the best bargain in the Phoenix housing market

I was recently asked on Periscope (follow me at @DeanOuellette for home tours) about the market and if there are any good deals in the Chandler and Phoenix housing markets. If you were to ask me what the best deals in the market are right now, I would say luxury condos. Show More Summary

Community Spotlight – Dobson Ranch in Mesa

Around here, we like to talk about communities that we think are cool places to live. Dobson Ranch is in Mesa’s 85202 zip code and is located just east of Price Road, stretching to Alma School Rd, south of the Superstition freeway all...Show More Summary

Open House: 651 E Stottler Place in Stonegate Crossings

Who is ready for some open house fun on Saturday July 18th from 9am until 2pm at 651 E Stottler Place in Chandler. The home is located in the Stonegate Crossings subdivision in NE Chandler off McQueen and Warner Rd. If you come on by the open house between 11am and 1pm Shane Hollenback from […] Originally posted on Phoenix Real Estate Guy. Show More Summary

This week’s social follow of the week is @EastmarkAZ

Encompassing five square miles in the East Valley, Eastmark will blend together residential, retail, tourism, recreation and employment into one destination. That is the Twitter bio for @EastmarkAZ. We have focused a lot recently on Eastmark Mesa. Show More Summary

Can’t I get a discount if I offer cash on a Phoenix home? #asktpreg 12

Today’s edition of Ask The Phoenix Real Estate Guys comes from a discussion on a house I recently sold. I was the listing agent representing the Seller and using our usual strategy, we received multiple offers the first weekend on the market. Show More Summary

August 22nd – Big Party In Mesa

August 22nd, 2015 will be a BIG day in Mesa. It will be the official grand opening of the very first light rail extension in Arizona. Currently, the light rail line ends at the Sycamore Station that is “barely” in the city. The Central...Show More Summary

Phoenix social follow of the week @Joshua_Becker

Somewhere around 2006, 2007, I remember “minimalist” becoming a big thing. Over the years I have always desired to move in that direction, and at times have done some purging, but never to the point that I really wanted to achieve. There is a local celebrity in the minimalist movement though, his name is @Joshua_Becker. Show More Summary

Are all Phoenix listing agent marketing plans really the same? #AskTPREG 11

Phoenix listing agents all have their own marketing plans. And then there are some that will show up and offer you a low fee listing plan and tell you “don’t worry, all any agent really does is put it in the MLS for you.”  That could not be further from the truth. Show More Summary

Should I ask Seller to pay my closing costs? #AskTPREG 10

Should the Buyer ask the Seller to pay for their closing costs? Most people would say yes, you should ask the Seller to pay for your closing costs? How do I know this, because it hear it all the time. Almost every time a new buyer comes into my office and we discuss offers, they […] Originally posted on Phoenix Real Estate Guy. Show More Summary

Phoenix Fireworks 2015: July 4th Fireworks shows in Phoenix Area

Can you believe that the year is 1/2 way over?  It’s time to think about what you’re doing to do for the 4th of July.  Big plans?  Family BBQ?  Pool Party?  Looking for places to watch fireworks in Phoenix this fourth of July? Look no further — here is a list, compiled from several sources, […] Originally posted on Phoenix Real Estate Guy. Show More Summary

Social Tuesday follow for Frank @urMechanic Leutz

This is a fun one and an informative one. Well fun and informative for a former wrench monkey like myself. My old friends know, for the first 4 years after high school my job was turning wrenches at a few garages/dealerships in New Hampshire. Show More Summary

Should REALTORS Own Their Own Content?

If I’ve said it once when talking to other REALTORS over the years, I’ve said it 599 times. In my opinion, it is best to “Own your own content.” Of course, not everyone agrees with that statement and that’s ok. By content, I’m not talking about the stuff in your home, I am talking about […] Originally posted on Phoenix Real Estate Guy. Show More Summary

I’m Moving to Phoenix ~ What Types of Critters Can I Expect to See

Are you thinking of moving to the Phoenix area and wondering what the local wildlife is like?  I’ve got a buyer relocating to North Scottsdale and he was asking what types of critters we have around here.  As an AZ native, I thought it would be fun to share what you may (or may not) […] Originally posted on Phoenix Real Estate Guy. Show More Summary

Periscope for real estate agents

Have you seen the new social media app Periscope? If you are on Twitter, I am sure you have seen a few updates in your stream and maybe you are wondering what it is. Periscope is a live video streaming service which is now owned by Twitter, so you know the integration going forward is […] Originally posted on Phoenix Real Estate Guy. Show More Summary

Parks in Chandler with splash pads #AskTPREG 9

So what are great parks to take kids to in the summer? More specifically and parks in Chandler with splash pads, because you know, it can get hot here. That is a question I received from someone who knew I had 6 kids and assumed I would know. Show More Summary

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