Spencer Quality Housing Initiative Grant

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The City of Spencer, Spencer Municipal Utilities, Clay County and Spencer Financial Institutions have pledged funds for grants of up to $15,000 for purchasers of new mid-range personal residences in the City of Spencer. These grants will be awarded and administered by the Spencer Area Jobs Trust. Grant Conditions: Grants are only for the acquisition… Continued

April 28, 2017

What’s It Like to Be a Buyer in Phoenix?

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  Today we are joined by buyer specialist Holly Huntimer to talk about what it’s like to be a buyer in Phoenix right now (2nd Quarter 2016/Shifting to a seller market). Holly has helped 10 families SO FAR (3/31/16) this year find their dream homes, and she’s going to share with us what the environment… Continued

April 7, 2016

Phoenix Real Estate: Why Do You Need a Buyers Agent?

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Today, our buying specialist Holly Huntimer joins me to discuss the benefits of hiring a buyer’s agent. In the past, there was just one real estate agent for both sides of the transaction. Buyer’s agents schedule their time to suit the buyer’s needs, and ultimately protect the buyer’s interests. To learn more, watch this short… Continued

October 7, 2015

How do I write a Strong Offer in a Seller’s Market?

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Right now (July of 2015) we are in a seller’s market. The home inventory is less than a three month’s supply. Homes under $350K are being faced with multiple offers, competitive cash offers, etc. It’s important to have a Realtor that understands the market and can help you get the home you want, in the… Continued

July 15, 2015

City of Surprise Home Buyer Program- Buy a Home with only $1,000 Down!

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PURPOSE The purpose of the Neighborhood Stabilization Program is to stabilize neighborhoods by encouraging the purchase and rehabilitation of foreclosed and distressed properties within specific target areas in Surprise. The program provides home buyer assistance towards the purchase of foreclosed homes to qualified applicants. Recipients also receive home buyer education and counseling. Sales price should… Continued

July 15, 2015

Some Feng Shui Tips to Help Sell Your Home

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How positive energy flow can help sell your home faster… First & Foremost make sure your front door is visible from the street and that all bushes/trees are trimmed back. Be sure to keep the pathway swept up and free of leaves, trash, debris. It doesn’t hurt to have some red geraniums out front. If… Continued

November 6, 2014

Why is home buying so stressful?

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12 Stress Reducing Steps for Home Buyer’s Created by Holly K Huntimer (c) 2014, All Rights Reserved The home buying process can be a stressful process if you let it be. I try to motivate my clients to look at all the positive reasons they are buying a home and what that means for them…. Continued

May 17, 2014

What is a Home Warranty?

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A Home Warranty is a type of “Handyman Insurance” for your home. You are basically betting that more than $500 worth of repairs/replacements will need to take place during that year. Home Warranties are strongly recommended for SELLERS actively trying to sell their home, first time home buyers, the first year you own any home (see… Continued

April 15, 2014