Mesa Farmers Market Recipes and Events

Mesa Farmers Market Recipes and Events

The Mesa farmers market is a local legend happening at Pioneer Park at 526 E. Main St. every Saturday from 7 AM until 11 AM. You might not think that that's too long, but when it gets hot out here, our fruits and veggies just don't like it so make sure you get up, get...

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How a Buyer can Prepare for Multiple Offers

How a Buyer can Prepare for Multiple Offers

This is an interesting real estate market and even though we're not where we were just ten years ago, inventory is low and because interest rates are also low, it becomes a bidding war for many multiple offer situations. It can also be a very frustrating time for...

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The Proper Home Seller Etiquette

The Proper Home Seller Etiquette

What unwritten etiquette rules should home sellers follow to show their home to potential buyers? Don’t stay for showings. Homeowners who lurk during an open house or showing can unnerve buyers. “Buyers don’t feel as comfortable when the owner is at the home watching...

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Top 5 Neighborhoods in Mesa Arizona

Top 5 Neighborhoods in Mesa Arizona

Top 5 Neighborhoods in Mesa Arizona- The best neighborhood… It's all relative, right? Well, it depends on what you consider to be one of the best neighborhoods. Is it close proximity to family fun, schools, work, easy commute routes, gated, amenities? All of these can...

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Home Buyer Guide: Getting a Loan

Home Buyer Guide: Getting a Loan

"Success is more a function of consistent common sense than it is of genius." An Wang So you want to make an offer on a house.  You need to show the seller you can afford to buy the house.  A Pre-approval from a lender is necessary. Why a Pre-approval? Getting a Loan:...

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Buying a Home in Summer and What to Look For

Buying a Home in Summer and What to Look For

  Buying a Home in Summer and What to Look For - The Housing Market is doing surprisingly well given the recent pandemic, and buyers are looking for homes now more than ever. Purchasing a home in the Mesa area will ensure stunning views as well as beautiful...

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How to Keep Bees and Wasps Out of Your Pool

How to Keep Bees and Wasps Out of Your Pool

Bees hanging around the pool does not make for a fun time. Someone is playing an active and they unknowingly make a bee feel threatened and then they sting. It can put an end to your fun day in the water. Bees like to hang out around swimming pools because to them it...

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6 Steps to Buying a Vacation Home in Mesa

6 Steps to Buying a Vacation Home in Mesa

A lot of people choose to have vacation homes in and around the Arizona, Scottsdale, and Phoenix area but what are the logistics about actually buying a second home? The rules are slightly different than if this was an owner-occupied or primary residency. So here's...

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10 Things to Know if Moving During the Pandemic

10 Things to Know if Moving During the Pandemic

If you have bought or sold a home during this time you're obviously moving so how can you move to keep your family safe and what should you know about moving during the current state of our world right now? Here are 10 things to know if you're moving during the...

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5 Tips for Creating an Outdoor Living Space

5 Tips for Creating an Outdoor Living Space

Due to the pandemic, we all spent more time at home than we expected to. Because of the long hours in our homes, many Americans looking to purchase a new home have new must-have items on their lists. One of those items is a personal outdoor space. Here is how you can...

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4 Easy Odor Removal Tricks for a Smelly House

4 Easy Odor Removal Tricks for a Smelly House

Moving can be a fun and exciting new adventure, but what isn’t so fun is moving into your new home to discovering unpleasant odors left behind by the previous owner. Here are some ways to get those undesirable odors to move out so you can move on with enjoying your...

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10 Steps to Creating a Backyard Oasis

10 Steps to Creating a Backyard Oasis

If this is the year to make your backyard the retreat you've always wanted, you're probably doing a little bit of research to find out the best materials, how to go about it, and planning a budget. If you want a gorgeous backyard that's perfect for your family and for...

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How to Stop a Pending Sale from Falling Through

How to Stop a Pending Sale from Falling Through

You've finally agreed to the real estate offer and the earnest money has been deposited. So, what could possibly go wrong now? Ahh... The infamous question. Yet, unfortunately, many real estate deals have fallen through after mutual acceptance. So what could possibly...

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How to Make Your House Stand Out in a Virtual Tour

How to Make Your House Stand Out in a Virtual Tour

Virtual tours, E signatures, digital closings, they're becoming the new norm and while homeowners use to use amazing photography to make their home stand out in a long list of listings, virtual tours are now the norm and sellers need to figure out how to stand out...

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9 Ways to Make Your Home More Eco-Friendly

9 Ways to Make Your Home More Eco-Friendly

Our planet is changing, in the last few years, there were two wildfires that ravaged the homes and ecosystems of California and Australia. This may not seem important for people living in Mesa Arizona but if we do our part the world will be better for everyone. Here...

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7 Characteristics of Move In Ready Homes

7 Characteristics of Move In Ready Homes

When it comes to the words “move-in ready” on a home listing it can mean different things. Sometimes it can be taken that the home is remodeled and up to date. Here are the characteristics of a home that is allowed to be classified as move-in ready when it is listed. ...

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10 Places to Paint Before Listing Your House

10 Places to Paint Before Listing Your House

If you're planning on selling your house this year, you're probably starting to get things ready, prepped him a pact, and all the little details covered. Who knows what the real estate market will really look like over the next few months, but, we are doing a lot of...

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5 Positive Things You Can Do While Social Distancing

5 Positive Things You Can Do While Social Distancing

"Social distancing" will be the coined phrase for 2020, I'm sure. This is a new term for us but it's pretty self-explanatory. We need to distance ourselves from social gatherings to protect not only of us and our families but everyone around us as well. COVID-19 or...

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Need to Buy a House but Nervous about COVID-19?

Need to Buy a House but Nervous about COVID-19?

It's almost impossible not to talk about the coronavirus right now. It's everywhere and everyone is talking about it in some form or fashion. Weather is over the dinner table, over text or email with friends and coworkers, or in the workplace… If you can still go...

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3 Things to Do Now if You’re Buying This Spring

3 Things to Do Now if You’re Buying This Spring

3 Things to Do Now if You're Buying This Spring - I've talked to a lot of people that are considering buying in the spring but are not quite there yet. They either want to wait until kids get out of school or they have more choices on the market. Whatever your reason...

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Mesa Arizona Top City for Jobs and Housing

Mesa Arizona Top City for Jobs and Housing

High rent, student loans, and debt make it difficult for American families to achieve the American dream of homeownership. However, there are several cities across the country flourishing in jobs and affordable housing. Mesa Arizona is one of those cities....

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Arizona’s Renaissance Festival 2020

Arizona’s Renaissance Festival 2020

Arizona's Renaissance Festival 2020 - Probably the biggest festival to hit the Mesa Arizona area is currently underway. The 32nd Annual Arizona Renaissance Festival and Market are happening February 8 - March 29th. This unique event is open Saturdays, Sundays, and...

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Mesa Margarita Festival 2020

Mesa Margarita Festival 2020

Get out your line slices and margarita glasses, it's the Mesa Margarita Festival this weekend February 9 from 10 AM until 6 PM at the Mesa Convention Center. Yes, this type of festival does exist and if you're margarita lover, you won't want to miss this fun and...

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