Residential Real Estate Archives

Luxury homes set for Scottsdale Arts District

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The Downtown Scottsdale Arts District is getting a stylish new neighbor. In fact, they’re getting six new neighbors as part of a new collection of contemporary single-family luxury homes now under construction in the heart of the bustling arts scene. Designed by renowned architect John Douglas, each luxurious, well-appointed residence is designed to fit the… Read More →

Walt Danley ranked No. 1 AZ agent by Wall Street Journal

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Walt Danley ranked as the No. 1 selling real estate agent in Arizona by sales volume, according to the REAL Trends “The Thousand: 2015 Top 1,000 Real Estate Professionals.”  The list was published in The Wall Street Journal on June 26, 2015. Danley is ranked No. 61 in the U.S. for individual sales volume, having… Read More →

Cullum Homes sees record sales in 2014

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The year of 2014 may be in the record books as the biggest year in recent history for one of the Valley’s oldest and most reputable luxury home builders.  Scottsdale based and family owned Cullum Homes Inc. sold more than $26.5 million worth of custom-built homes in 2014 in Maricopa County, outpacing its nearest competitor… Read More →

Homeowners Financial Group continues to grow

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Scottsdale-based Homeowners Financial Group USA, LLC has announced that it recently opened two new offices – Tampa and Orlando – enlarging the award-winning mortgage company’s footprint to 21 offices in 10 states nationwide.  Since January 2015, Homeowners Financial Group’s Florida Regional Manager Ted Jeschke has increased the company’s Florida team to 17 employees between the… Read More →

Rosey Koberlein recognized for leadership in real estate

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Long Realty has announced that CEO Rosey Koberlein was named one of the 100 Most Influential Real Estate Executives by Real Estate Executive Magazine. To select the 100 Most Influential Real Estate Executives, Real Estate Executive Magazine conducted a comprehensive analysis of the leading real estate companies in America. This recognition celebrates the service, dedication and… Read More →

KB Home opens La Ventilla in Goodyear

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KB Home, one of the nation’s largest and most recognized homebuilders, is celebrating the grand opening of its La Ventilla community in Goodyear. KB Home will offer homebuyers the choice of five one- and two-story floor plans and the opportunity to live within minutes of the area’s major highways, downtown Phoenix and abundant outdoor recreation.… Read More →

Maracay Homes introduces new community in Chandler

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Maracay Homes is celebrating the opening of its latest residential community, Layton Lakes, with a neighborhood gathering from noon to 3 p.m., Saturday, May 23. The gated community is Maracay’s second Chandler neighborhood to open this year.   Located on Layton Lakes Boulevard, east of Gilbert Road, the neighborhood lies within the Layton Lakes master-planned… Read More →

Lennar wins HBACA Co-Home of the Year

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Lennar’s Crest floorplan, featured at Encore at Victory in the masterplanned Verrado community, recently won Co-Home of the Year in the Active Adult Community category during the HBACA Major Achievements in Merchandising Excellence Awards (MAME). “We are so appreciative that our peers recognized our Crest floorplan with this honor,” said Alan Jones, Division President for… Read More →

Experts see a stronger year in Phoenix housing market

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The spring weather isn’t the only thing that’s favorable in Arizona. “The biggest overall trend we see in residential real estate is the market trending upward from relief to optimism,” says Matt Widdows, founder of HomeSmart International. “We are continuing to see an uptake in the market across the board. Housing prices are on the… Read More →

Fulton Homes earns Energy Star award

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Fulton Homes has been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as a 2015 ENERGY STAR “Partner of the Year.” The Tempe-based homebuilder was presented with the New Home Builder Award in front of more than 900 people at a gathering in Washington, D.C. on April 20. Fulton Homes joined 128 other winner from top… Read More →

Beazer Homes offers summer savings for buyers

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Beazer Homes Phoenix, a Top 10 national homebuilder, is offering summer savings opportunities to buyers through the Come Home to More Event May 1-17. “This is a great opportunity for homebuyers to see how they can get more out of a new home,” said Tim Little, Division President for Beazer Homes Phoenix. “All of Beazer’s… Read More →

Chandler development brings luxury villas to Fulton Ranch

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There is more luxury development on the horizon for the in-demand Fulton Ranch neighborhood in Chandler. Valley-based Serenity Development is set to build 128 luxury condominium villas as part of Serenity at Fulton Ranch, the final new-home neighborhood of the premier Fulton Ranch master plan. Construction and sales are currently underway with first deliveries later… Read More →

Shea Homes reports increase in new home sales

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New home sales are on the rise. During the first three months of this year, Shea Homes reports sales of 151 new homes, compared with 58 new homes sold during the same time period last year, a 160 percent increase. “We’re extremely pleased with the surge in new home sales,” said Ken Peterson, VP of… Read More →

Healthy Housing Challenge kicks off in Phoenix

The Home Furnishing & Design Show will debut March 28-29, 2015, at WestWorld of Scottsdale.

Rebuilding Together and a team of Wells Fargo volunteers will formally kick off the Healthy Housing Challenge  on April 25, 2015 by completing critical repairs to make a home in North Central Phoenix dramatically healthier and safer. Repairs will include: painting and landscaping the home’s exterior, new windows, siding and fascia and will be funded, in part, by… Read More →