Biggest Home Equity Gains in 60 Years

As the United States is poised for a real estate recovery in most markets, homeowners are beginning to see significant gains in the value of their homes.  After years of declining values, sellers have seen the light at the end of the tunnel and their homes are gaining equity at record paces.  In fact home equity values in the U.S. rose to $6.7 trillion, the highest since 2008, this was a gain of 7.3%, the highest jump in 60 years.  What does this mean for you?  If you have been sitting on the sidelines waiting to decide when to sell your home, now is the time.  In fact, with inventories as low as they are, sellers in many cases aren’t just getting their list price, but often they are seeing multiple offers being delivered and consequently they are actually walking away with a sales price higher than what they listed their home for.  If you are interested in a no obligation market analysis of your home, contact me today.  For more on this story, check out

Bloomberg- Americans See Biggest Home Equity Jump in 60 Years 

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This Month in Real Estate- Keller Williams Realty, June 2012

Keller Williams Dominates Real Trends 500 for 2012

Once again, we’ve done it!  Keller Williams Realty has taken the #1 spot on the Real Trends 500 list for 2012.  Congratulations to all of my fellow partners at KW.  Here’s to a great 2012!  Also, I want to thank all of my clients who have personally put their trust in my business over the years as well.  I love having such a strong partner like Keller Williams to work with.  If you know someone looking to buy or sell real estate in the Phoenix Metro area, contact me today or call me 480-823-7770.

Keller Williams Dominates Real Trends 500 for 2012

Phoenix Finds Its Way Out of the Downturn: A Nationwide Model for Recovery

It wasn’t that long ago that people around the country were watching the downturn of the Phoenix housing market and seeing home prices drop to record lows.  Years later, Phoenix is now is positioned to see a dramatic turnaround and is poised to once again be one of the hottest real estate markets in the country.  In a recent DSNEWS article, Carrie Bay talks about the recovery in the Valley of the Sun.  If you are looking to buy or sell real estate in Phoenix, contact me today.