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SUMMER HEAT IS HERE, TIME TO GO TO THE WINE COUNTRY

Posted 14 June 2014 | By | Categories: Scottsdale | No Comments

Scottsdale Homes For Sale – All the wine regions of Arizona are reporting a great start for the 2014 vintage. The Arizona Wine Growers Association is getting ready to host the Second Annual Wine in the Pines wine festival in Pinetop June 13-14, 12pm to 5pm. The Art of Wine Festival Saturday, June 12 is held in Scottsdale. Time to think Arizona wines, and buy local wines made from Arizona grapes. The post SUMMER HEAT IS HERE, TIME TO GO TO THE WINE COUNTRY appeared first

NEW HOME PERMITS UP IN PHOENIX-SCOTTSDALE AREA IN APRIL

Posted 14 June 2014 | By | Categories: Scottsdale | No Comments

Scottsdale Homes For Sale – New home building permits are up in the Phoenix-Scottsdale area for the month of April. April recorded 1087 new home permits in the Valley, compared with 996 recorded in March according to analyst firm RL Brown Reports. New home sales however dipped slightly during the same period. It is not unusual for this to happen as the hot, triple digit temperatures return for the summer. The lack of buildable land parcels in the most popular subdivisions account for some of

The Windgate Ranch Lifestyle

Posted 12 June 2014 | By | Categories: Scottsdale | No Comments

Scottsdale Homes For Sale – Scottsdale Arizona continues to be a major destination resort drawing people from all over the globe to the Valley of the Sun. Once here, people learn fast the value of the stressless standard of living. One of the most popular home development communities in the Scottsdale area is The Windgate Ranch. This is a Toll Brothers master planned community that features a diverse selection of semi custom single family homes that range in size from around 2700 square feet to over

PRIME GOLFING IN PHOENIX AND SCOTTSDALE

Posted 23 May 2014 | By | Categories: Scottsdale | No Comments

Scottsdale Homes For Sale – There can be no doubt that the Phoenix and Scottsdale area has some of the finest golf courses available anywhere. Over 200 golf courses and more USA Top 100 courses than anywhere else, offering a leisure lifestyle that is unrivaled. Everyday living at some of the beautiful developments in and around Phoenix and Scottsdale is pure luxury for sure. In the Valley of the Sun, the Phoenix and Scottsdale retirement communities are relaxed with famous southwestern charm and all the benefits

A Brief Walk Through Scottsdale History

Posted 16 May 2014 | By | Categories: Scottsdale | No Comments

English: A street in Old Town Scottsdale, Arizona, USA Français : Une rue dans le Old Town Scottsdale, Arizona, USA (Photo credit: Wikipedia) It was 1888 when Army Chaplain Winfield Scott visited the Salt River Valley and made his down payment on 640 acres so he could start a farming operation. Scott’s purchase, near the heart of present-day downtown booming Scottsdale, would be the impetus for the development of the city that bears his name. The very favorable climate and ability for irrigation, and the beautiful

Ancala Scottsdale Real Estate

Posted 12 May 2014 | By | Categories: Scottsdale | No Comments

Since 1991, Ancala Country Club of Scottsdale has been nestled in the rugged foothills of the McDowell Mountains .The 18-hole championship golf course challenges players of all skill levels with five sets of tees and a variety of play.   Ancala Country Club in Scottsdale is also an ideal venue for golf tournaments and hosting special events. Whether planning a charity fundraiser, corporate outing, wedding or birthday party, our dedicated team of professionals will assist you in making your day at Ancala Country Club memorable  

Selling Your Home and Your Tax Burden

Posted 29 April 2014 | By | Categories: Scottsdale | No Comments

What would happen if you sold your home and you had to pay taxes? Home sellers used to be penalized when they sold a home. But now a home seller can “trade” there home up to a higher priced home and not be obligated to pay taxes. All because of the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997. Now, many people qualify for no capital gains at all, depending on their income and tax situation. Take a look at some sample situations that can help you to avoid tax-related

9 THINGS YOU MUST DO AFTER YOU RECEIVE A PRE APPROVAL LETTER

Posted 19 April 2014 | By | Categories: Scottsdale | No Comments

 I think most of us know that we must continue to pay our bills, even after receiving a loan pre approval letter from a lender, but many people assume that the lender has approved them and start neglecting their finances. #1Generally, a pre-approval letter is valid for 90 days after you receive it. Most have a disclaimer that if anything changes before the settlement, it could impact your pre-approval. After 90 days most lender will issure you a renewal letter, after checking your finances again, and

A Brief History of Scottsdale Arizona

Posted 15 April 2014 | By | Categories: Scottsdale | No Comments

It was 1888 when Army Chaplain Winfield Scott visited the Salt River Valley and made his down payment on 640 acres so he could start a farming operation. Scott’s purchase, near the heart of present-day downtown booming Scottsdale, would be the impetus for the development of the city that bears his name. The very favorable climate and ability for irrigation, and the beautiful scenery influenced the initial settlement with agriculture being the main draw, many health seekers came to Scottsdale. Many of the first settlers

Come To Scottsdale Arizona

Posted 12 April 2014 | By | Categories: Scottsdale | No Comments

One of the wonderful aspects of living in Scottsdale AZ is this array of activities the area has to a offer us. We all come together so often to celebrate our deep rooted culture. This is true whether it be equestrian indulges, Enjoying the Native American art and lore or even just possibly the challenge of that morning golf game. Whatever it may, it is all here in the beauty of Arizona Desert. The following video is a great guide to many activities we have

Mini Vacation at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess: Why Not?

Posted 27 March 2014 | By | Categories: Scottsdale | No Comments

If you are new to our beautiful community , you will want to put Sonoran Splash, Fairmont Scottsdale Princess’ 6,000 square-foot water oasis as a must experience during our long summer season. Whether you are young or young at heart this water park is one of the best in the Arizona.  This can be one of those “stay close to home resorts” that will complete your summer fun. We are often thought of as a retirement community, but in fact we also cater to young growing

Scottsdale Family Attractions

Posted 18 March 2014 | By | Categories: Scottsdale | No Comments

Scottsdale has attractions  which makes living here the perfect solution for the active family.  You will find  world-class museums and a renowned botanical garden,  guided city tours, architectural wonders and the nation’s largest wilderness preserve. The following Video says it all.  After you view this you will understand why Scottsdale Real; Estate is at  a premium. The post Scottsdale Family Attractions appeared first on Scottsdale Homes For Sale.

Scottsdale’s Backyard Wonders

Posted 12 March 2014 | By | Categories: Scottsdale | No Comments

From Scottsdale, Arizona, there are almost too many natural wonders to name within driving distance. The Sonoran Desert, the Petrified Forest, and, of course, the Grand Canyon are among the most well known. The Grand Canyon is one of the greatest natural wonders in the entire world and it just happens to be located in Scottsdale’s back yard. The Grand Canyon is one of the most visited natural tourist destinations in the United States drawing millions of visitors each year. Residents of Scottsdale, Arizona, however, are

Scottsdale Short Sale Myths

Posted 12 March 2014 | By | Categories: Scottsdale | No Comments

Short Sale Myths -Who’s Zooming Who? Given the current state of the real estate market in all areas in and around Phoenix/Scottsdale are many short sale listings. We have had our share of short sale listings and have represented both buyers and sellers through this process. We find ourselves educating buyers and sellers a lot these days about the process.Many people seem to think they know what short sales are…we find that about 2/3’s of people we speak with really have no clue what a short

Selling Your Scottsdale Home

Posted 12 March 2014 | By | Categories: Scottsdale | No Comments

Being On Stage 24/7 There is a reality of the real estate market in Scottsdale that is often overlooked. When selling your Scottsdale home, it is basically on show or on stage 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Sellers need to remember this fact as even though it may be 11 pm, prospective buyers may still drive past the home and even at that point what they see should be impressive. You may not want to show your home late at night but your Scottsdale

Winter is Best Spent in Scottsdale, AZ

Posted 12 March 2014 | By | Categories: Scottsdale | No Comments

Thinking of our friends up North and in the East. Stay warm. It is always warm here;-) The post Winter is Best Spent in Scottsdale, AZ appeared first on Scottsdale Homes For Sale.

Scottsdale Ranch

Posted 12 March 2014 | By | Categories: Scottsdale | No Comments

Scottsdale Ranch is one of Scottsdale’s premier master planned communities and consists of 40 individual sub divisions with a wide spread selection of beautiful home options especially planned for singles, families and retirees. This sub division has been built on over 1100 acres and is close to popular Lake Serena, just east of McCormick Ranch. There are plenty of residential options  ranging from the affordable to upper end expensive. There are town homes, private patio homes, single family custom designed and built homes and estate-style custom