Cost of Living in Peoria Arizona

Kelley Norton: Have you ever wondered if it’s affordable to live in Arizona or the Phoenix metropolitan area? Hi, I’m Kelley Norton, and I’m your AZ Realty Lady and your go-to resource for all things Arizona and Phoenix real estate. Home prices. So you might be asking yourself, “Well, what is the average price for…

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Camping Arizona

Arizona is known for its incredibly warm, if not scorching summers as well as its unseasonably warm climate all year long.  Although it is not blazing hot all of the time, there are some places to escape the heat when the heat becomes unbearable.  With the weather starting to warm up from winter and the … Continued

Top Picks for Valentine’s Day

  Many people will choose a home based on their lifestyle and what they can do close to home.  There are times, however, where it is fun to go out and explore beyond the city in which you live.  What better state to explore this Valentine’s Day other than the Valentine State itself…Arizona! There are … Continued

Forever Home

Animals have a special place in my heart and really help to fill that empty void you sometimes feel within your home.  My dogs are irreplaceable and bring my home so much joy each and every day.  This Valentine’s Day, why not find that special animal to give a forever home to.  There are many … Continued

5 Home Buying Mistakes Hiring A Phoenix Agent Will Help You Avoid

There are many aspects to buying a home that a normal person who isn’t in the industry daily might not understand. A professional real estate agent’s job is to juggle all the components involved in the purchase. Without the right professional help, homebuyers risk making costly mistakes that either kill the deal or leave them with huge … Continued

5 Ways A Buyers Agent Will Save You Time in Phoenix

Time is something that is very limited for most of us today, and if we have a chance to save a little of it, we probably should. If you’re in the market to buy a house, a buyer’s agent can likely save some of your valuable time. A buyer’s agent works only for the buyer … Continued

5 Ways A Buyers Agent Will Save You Money in Phoenix

A buyer’s agent is a real estate agent who works solely for the buyer, not the seller, and does only what is best for the buyer. Buyer’s agents also work on a commission that is contracted in the listing agreement, often splitting it with the listing agent. Your buyer’s agent will search for, evaluate, and … Continued

5 Signs of A Knowledgeable Buyers Agent in Phoenix

You want to buy a house so you go to your favorite social media site and ask friends and family for recommendations. Within minutes, you have been tagged with 50 potential buyer’s agents that are just “absolutely wonderful.” But what does that mean? Not every agent is great and the last thing you want is … Continued

4 Things Sellers Should Never Say When Closing a Home Sale in Phoenix

The doorbell rings, and you’re expecting them, so you put on your best-winning smile and open the door. And there they stand looking slightly nervously uncomfortable, but still with bright, eager hope radiating from their faces – the prospective buyers of the home you’re trying to sell. Things go well for a bit, but then you mention … Continued