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15 01, 2018

Thinking Selling Now? It is the Perfect Time | CarefreeEstates.com

By | 2018-01-15T12:09:32+00:00 January 15th, 2018|Carefree Estates, Carefree Real Estate, jeff daley, luxury valley homes carefree, Sellers|0 Comments

Thinking Selling Now? - It is common knowledge that a great number of homes sell during the spring-buying season. For that reason, many homeowners hold off on putting their homes on the market until then. The question is whether or not that will be a good strategy this year. The other listings that do come [...]

17 11, 2017

Veterans Day Parade 2017 – Phoenix, Arizona | CarefreeEstates.com

By | 2018-01-15T11:22:11+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Carefree Estates, Community Information, jeff daley, Luxury Valley Homes, Veterans|0 Comments

Veterans day parade 2017 is being presented by the Honoring Arizona’s Veterans (HAV) organization that has presented the annual Phoenix Veterans Day Parade 2017 for its 21st year in a row. This year it was held on Saturday, Nov. 11. Television and film actress Loretta Swit appeared in the parade as the Celebrity Grand Marshal. Swit [...]

9 10, 2017

Mortgage Process: What You Need to Know – CarefreeEstates.com

By | 2017-12-13T13:36:53+00:00 October 9th, 2017|Buyers, Carefree Estates, Carefree Real Estate, Finance, jeff daley, luxury valley homes carefree|0 Comments

Mortgage Process Highlights - Many buyers are purchasing a home with a down payment as little as 3%. You may already qualify for a loan, even if you don't have perfect credit. Take advantage of the knowledge of your local professionals who are there to help you determine how much you can afford.  Mortgage Process   [...]

8 09, 2017

Home Value Grows: Increase Family’s Wealth – CarefreeEstates.com

By | 2018-01-15T11:21:54+00:00 September 8th, 2017|Buyers, Carefree Estates, Carefree Real Estate, jeff daley, luxury valley homes carefree|0 Comments

Home Value Grows - Over the next five years, home prices are expected to appreciate 3.64% per year on average and to grow by 18.4% cumulatively, according to Pulsenomics’ most recent Home Price Expectation Survey. So, what does this mean for homeowners and their equity position? Home Value Grows As an example, let’s assume a young couple purchased and [...]

19 06, 2017

Buying Means Cheaper Than Renting by 33.1 Percent | Carefree Estates

By | 2018-01-15T11:21:06+00:00 June 19th, 2017|Buyers, Carefree Estates, Carefree Real Estate, Jane E Daley, jeff daley, luxury valley homes carefree|0 Comments

Buying means cheaper - The results of the latest 12 Key Differences show that home ownership remains cheaper than renting with a traditional 30-year fixed rate mortgage in the 100 largest metro areas in the United States. Stats actually show that the range is an average of 3.5% less expensive in San Jose (CA), all the way [...]

13 04, 2017

PHOENIX VA: Is the Healthcare System Improving Care Under the New Management?

By | 2018-01-15T11:19:25+00:00 April 13th, 2017|Carefree Estates, Carefree Real Estate, jeff daley, Phoenix VA Healthcare System|0 Comments

Phoenix VA: RimaAnn Nelson, Director of the Phoenix Carl T. Hayden Medical Center is the new Director. She left a previous hospital leadership post after it got the lowest satisfaction rating of any facility in the VA system. RimaAnn Nelson, who most recently headed a small VA clinic in the Philippines replaced Sharon Helman who was assigned to [...]

25 02, 2017

Vietnam War Summary: Jeff Daley – Vietnam Combat Veteran

By | 2018-01-15T11:19:12+00:00 February 25th, 2017|Carefree Estates, Carefree Real Estate, jeff daley, luxury valley homes carefree, Military, Vietnam|0 Comments

Vietnam War Summary Vietnam War Summary - Those that have followed our blog know that I deviate from our market news from time to time and speak to a topic that I am passionate about - The Vietnam War. One of my battle buddies sent me the video that follows that represents a summary of [...]

17 02, 2017

Rent vs Buy: Know the Real Cost – CarefreeEstates.com

By | 2018-01-15T11:18:20+00:00 February 17th, 2017|Buyers, Carefree Estates, Carefree Real Estate, Jane E Daley, jeff daley, luxury valley homes carefree|0 Comments

Rent vs Buy   Rent vs. Buy Highlights: Historically, the choice between renting or buying a home has been a close decision. Looking at the percentage of income needed to rent a median-priced home today (30%), vs. the percentage needed to buy a median-priced home (15%), the choice becomes obvious. Every market is different. The [...]

14 12, 2016

12 key differences between buying and renting a home, in one chart

By | 2018-01-15T11:17:59+00:00 December 14th, 2016|Buyers, Carefree Estates, Carefree Real Estate, Jane E Daley, luxury valley homes carefree|0 Comments

Buy or Rent? 12 key differences - Even if you can afford to buy a house, that doesn't always mean it's the right choice to make.  What's your goal — to make a profit, or to settle down in a place you really like? What's your credit score? Are you planning to move in the next couple [...]

3 09, 2016

House Bubble: Definitely Not – CarefreeEstates.com

By | 2018-01-15T11:17:38+00:00 September 3rd, 2016|blog|1 Comment

House Bubble - There are some industry pundits claiming that residential home values have risen too quickly and that current levels are on the verge of another housing bubble. It is easy to see how this thinking has taken form if we look at a graph of home prices from 2000 to today. House Bubble [...]