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For those interested in the Anthem Arizona real estate market I will begin posting a update on the market there once a week.So here it goes.  For the week ending 3/30/07:Active Listings: 622Homes Pending: 90Homes sold in last 30 days: 52 (up 53% over February '08, the same as March '07)Burn rate ...
The last couple of days my lower back was killing me.  I aggravated an old injury in the gym the other day no doubt.  Thankfully my experience as a personal trainer and knowledge of anatomy and proprioception, and knowledge gained from Chiropractic sessions allowed me to correct the problem this ...
In many of my previous posts I've written about the community I live, Anthem Arizona. In addition to it's natural beauty, all the amenities it has to offer, and the friendly people who live there, I am always amazed at the charitable spirit of the Anthem Community.It seems that every weekend ther...
Now that short sales have become this year's black I'm sure that eveyone has experienced the joyful process of dealing with the loss mitigation departments of the various lenders.  Which leads me to the title of my blog.  And customer service. Or the lack thereof in the lending/bankiing industry....
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As I was at the gym this morning I was looking out the huge glass plate window that faces east over looking one of the fairways of our golf course and I was once again struck by the beauty of our Arizona landscape.  I live in Anthem, Arizona which is located at the northern most point of the Phoe...
Today's news could be signaling the bottom of the real estate market in the Phoenix area. (Read more) According to the latest home sale figures for the month of February, homes sales increased 2.9% nationally and over 10% here in the Phoenix area.A while back I wrote about the old Wall St. adage,...
This weekend I was watching a show about the boom and bust of the dot com era in the late 90's.  As I was watching I could not help but notice the similarities of that market's run up and bust and that of our current real estate market's boom and bust.Whereas the dot com's boom was fueled by a ne...
We've all probably seen the Oliver Stone movie "Wall Street" from the late 80's, starring Charlie Sheen and Michael Douglas.  In the most famous scene from that movie Michael Douglas, portraying the corporate raider Gordon Gecko, makes a speach at shareholders board meeting in which he states, "g...
When I first proposed the idea of moving to the Phoenix area about four years ago to my wife one of her first comments was, "but they don't have any trees down there."  I think she was thinking something along the lines of the Sahara desert.  Well, upon our first visit to the area that notion was...

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