Jean Wawrzyniak-Fry Realtor® (480) 721-1195
Should We Really Have an Open House?

Should We Really Have an Open House?

Are open houses even a thing anymore? Do they really sell a house? Are they just setups for nosy neighbors and burglars? These are just some of the questions I often get asked when it comes to open houses, so let’s break this down. Open houses were really a way...
How to Sell a Tenant Occupied Property in Mesa

How to Sell a Tenant Occupied Property in Mesa

We have a lot of homeowners around the Mesa area that rent their homes various people throughout the year or even on a seasonal basis. So, how do you sell a home that already has tenants? This can be one of the biggest challenges in figuring out how to sell this...
The Unrealistic Expectation of Real Estate Photos

The Unrealistic Expectation of Real Estate Photos

Have you ever seen online listing photos of the property only to see the place in person and the images simply don’t match? It’s important to take amazing photos of a property if you’re planning on selling it, but if those photos are simply...
Rent and Purchase Home Affordability in Mesa AZ

Rent and Purchase Home Affordability in Mesa AZ

Home Affordability Holy cow!  Rent in the greater Phoenix area is getting high.  I mean really high. Sources tell me that renters in the Phoenix area need to earn $20/hr and work full time to afford a decent 2 bedroom apartment. Home affordability is not too...
Why the Price You Set to Sell your Home is Critical

Why the Price You Set to Sell your Home is Critical

Why the Price You Set to Sell your Home is Critical Selling your home is a big deal.  You want to get top dollar.  You understand that the more you sell for, the more money you will make….basic math.  The price you set for your home will determine many things...