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Arizona joins states using Uniform Mortgage Test

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The Conference of State Bank Supervisors (CSBS) has announced that the Arizona Department of Financial Institutions (the Department) began using the National SAFE Mortgage Loan Originator (MLO) Test with Uniform State Content on July 15, bringing the total number of state agencies that use the test to 47. The Department regulates non-bank mortgage lending in… Read More →

Ranking Arizona voting for 2016 ends tomorrow

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Everybody wants to be the best. In business, being the best can boost a company’s bottom line. Ranking Arizona lets Arizona companies prove they’re among the 10 best in their industries. Ranking Arizona: The Best of Arizona Business, which is published annually by AZ Big Media, is the result of largest business opinion poll taken in… Read More →

Vistancia records highest new home sales since 2008

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Mirroring a national real estate trend, Vistancia has experienced the highest first two quarters in new home sales activity since 2008, achieving 271 net sales at mid-year among the master plan’s three actively selling communities – The Village at Vistancia, a family-friendly multi-generation community; Blackstone at Vistancia, a gated luxury golf course community featuring the… Read More →

Private club coming to ENVY Residences in Scottsdale

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There isn’t even a doorman for the soon-to-be most exclusive nightlife destination in Scottsdale. In fact, the only way it can be accessed is by key. Dwelling within the $47M ENVY Residences building, the latest edition to the Scottsdale nightlife scene is a unique private venue open only to ENVY owners and their guests.Designed for… Read More →

Eastmark in Mesa No. 8 in nation for home sales

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In a report released by real estate advisory group RCLCO this week, Eastmark was ranked No. 8 among the Top 20 top-selling master-planned communities in the nation during the first half of 2015. Eastmark opened in Mesa, Ariz. just over two years ago (June 2013) and the 2015 season has seen strong interest from buyers… Read More →

Taylor Morrison offering resort lifestyle at the Boulders

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On July 20, Taylor Morrison will unveil its newest collection of homes coming to the exclusive community known as the Boulders. Just north of Scottsdale, the Enclave on the Eighth collection will offer a quartet of floor plans to choose from with just 40 Pueblo-styled homes available. Prices will start in the high 500,000s. One of… Read More →

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 →