Tips for Moving with Kids

Moving is hard for everyone. It’s a lot of work, and there are a lot of emotions that go into packing up one home and moving to another one. A move can be especially difficult for children, however. Kids can feel like they have no control during a move. They are leaving behind their home, their school, their friends, and most of what they know. You can’t completely eliminate the stress of a … [Read more...]

Relocating to the West Valley

It has been a curious experience to feel like both a local and a newbie since relocating back to Litchfield Park / Goodyear after over 20 years. The development of the West Valley has been amazing with so many new housing developments, recreation centers, ball parks, restaurants and retail stores.  Adding even more to the quality of life is that both the Phoenix metropolitan and rural areas are … [Read more...]

Why Now is the Prime Time to Buy

Home affordability is at an all time high:  The median mortgage payments on the median priced home as a percentage of the median household income is lower than it’s been in a generation. Mortgage rates are at rock bottom:  It’s hard to imagine interest rates going much lower, and when they start to inch back upwards, monthly payments and total loan costs will spike upwards. Home prices are back … [Read more...]