• Market Data Report – May 2018

    Are local real estate sales and listings stacking up against the nation’s latest forecasts? Are Scottsdale home sales trending above U.S. statistics? Take a look at the latest market data for Maricopa County, as well as the residential real estate market in Scottsdale and the surrounding areas. This report is generated and shared monthly by the Scottsdale […]

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  • Market Data Report – April 2018

    Are local real estate sales and listings stacking up against the nation’s latest forecasts? Are Scottsdale home sales trending above U.S. statistics? Take a look at the latest market data for Maricopa County, as well as the residential real estate market in Scottsdale and the surrounding areas. This report is generated and shared monthly by the Scottsdale […]

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  • Market Data Report – March 2018

    Improve your business acumen by using the latest information about local sales, listings and up-to-date market data for Maricopa County and the Scottsdale area. This report is generated and shared monthly by the Scottsdale Area Association of REALTORS® in the SAAR News newsletter and on the SAAR website. The March 2018 report gives a snapshot of […]

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  • Market Data Report – February 2018

    Be privy to all the latest information about closed and pending sales, new listings and MUCH MORE when you study the up-to-date, market data for Maricopa County, and especially, residential real estate market details for Scottsdale and the surrounding areas. This report is generated and shared monthly by the Scottsdale Area Association of REALTORS® in the […]

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  • Market Data Report – January 2018

    New market data for Maricopa County, as well as the residential real estate market in Scottsdale and the surrounding areas, is generated and shared every month by the Scottsdale Area Association of REALTORS® on the SAAR website. The January 2018 report gives a snapshot of information relevant to all readers, but especially to active REALTORS® and […]

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  • Market Data Report – December 2017

    New market data for Maricopa County, as well as the residential real estate market in Scottsdale and the surrounding areas, is generated and shared every month by the Scottsdale Area Association of REALTORS® on the SAAR website. The December 2017 report gives a snapshot of information relevant to all readers, but especially to active REALTORS® and […]

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  • Market Data Report – October

    Do you need another reason to urge Congress to pass meaningful tax reform and protect homeownership? The average list price in Maricopa County is up 28.1 percent at $549K above the Mortgage Interest Deduction (MID) threshold. Take a look at the latest local market data for detailed information about home values and sales in the County. […]

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  • Recap of local market assessment for Region XI, Arizona interest

    Global interest is sparked in Arizona as well as Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming. In an assessment of these local markets, the National Association of REALTORS® examines ways to help cultivate global business. The recent publication (hard copy and online) reviews case studies, which offered details that can be applied to any market. […]

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  • IREM / CCIM annual economic forecast proved enlightening to attendees

    This past Friday (Jan. 20), senior staff from the Scottsdale Area Association of REALTORS® had the opportunity to attend the 10th annual IREM/CCIM Economic Forecast event at the Arizona Biltmore. On a day when the Valley was inundated with remarkable, pristine automobiles being showcased at various luxury car shows/auctions–including the one at the Biltmore–many in the real estate industry found more […]

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  • Valley poised to become national market leader in 2017

    This past year, home prices were on the rise in Arizona and forecasts reveal they’ll continue in 2017! Ask a Broker and they’ll tell you how the Valley is poised to become the national market leader. According to the real estate data company Zillow, “home prices in Phoenix, Arizona rose by 9.4% from December 2015 […]

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  • Phoenix among best cities for rental investment

      The report looks at rental housing metrics – such as vacancy rates, property appreciation, and days on market – as well as job growth. In the region, Phoenix is behind only Austin, Texas, which ranked ninth overall.

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  • The Phoenix/Scottsdale Market Has Changed – May 2016 Market Update

    With the 2016 home buying and selling season well upon us, we are starting to get a feel for what the rest of the year may look like.  Just in January of this year I attended the Inman Connect NYC Conference, where many of the top real estate agents and industry partners attend on an […]

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  • Foreign buyers flocking to Arizona

    Foreign buyers see the U.S. as a stable and secure real estate market. According to a recent survey by the National Association of Realtors® (NAR), international home sales in the U.S. are at their second highest level in recent years, signaling that owning property in America continues to be a great investment. Over the past […]

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  • Arizona economy, millennials & housing

      On November 2, 2015, the Arizona Association of REALTORS® (AAR) and Arizona Regional Multiple Listing Service (ARMLS) co-hosted Forward Forecast 2016, an event featuring economists Lawrence Yun, Chief Economics for the National Association of REALTORS®, Jonathan Smoke, Chief Economist for Move, Inc., and Elliot Eisenberg, CEO of Laughs & Graphs. The three economists did […]

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  • Phoenix real estate market is still hot, but becoming more balanced

    The Scottsdale Area Association of Realtors® (SAAR) recently released its monthly Market Data Report, which highlights key metrics for residential real estate inventory. The number of homes currently listed for sale dropped once again this month, making July the sixth continuous month of decreasing inventory in the Valley. There is currently $7.7 billion in total […]

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  • The weather isn’t the only thing that’s hot in Phoenix!

    The Scottsdale Area Association of Realtors® (SAAR) recently released its monthly Market Data Report, which highlights key metrics for residential real estate inventory. For the past few months, SAAR has been reporting an increasingly “hot” market. The number of homes actively listed for sale has been steadily declining for five months now, while number of […]

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  • Demand outpaces new and resale home inventory

    The Scottsdale Area Association of Realtors® (SAAR) recently released its May 2015 real estate market report for Phoenix, Scottsdale, Mesa, Tempe Market Data Report, which highlights key metrics for residential real estate inventory. The count of homes currently listed as active for sale continues to decline for the fourth month in a row. May saw […]

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  • It’s a Seller’s Market!

    The Scottsdale Area Association of Realtors® (SAAR) recently released its monthly Market Data Report, which highlights key metrics for residential real estate inventory. Though there were more new homes that came on the market in April than the same month last year, the overall volume of single-family, condominium and townhomes listed for sale is substantially […]

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  • Arizona employment growth, multi-family updates & more from the commercial summit

    If you were unable to attend the 3rd Annual Commercial Real Estate Summit on April 16th, you have NO idea what you missed out on!  For those of you who did attend, how many of you were blown away with all of the information that was provided?  And of course we had saved the best for last; […]

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  • Scottsdale real estate market heats up

    The Scottsdale Area Association of Realtors® (SAAR) recently released its monthly Market Data Report, which highlights key metrics for residential inventory. The number of total active listings of single family, condominiums and townhomes for sale is down 21% from last month, meaning there are less homes actively listed for sale on the market. In addition, […]

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  • Scottsdale multifamily update Q3 2014

    New Apartment Construction Across the Valley, at the end of Q3, there were 33 projects under construction totaling 9,089 apartments and an additional 61 possible projects totaling 14,148 apartments in the pipeline from initial rezoning to final permitting.  Scottsdale represents 33.7% (3,062u) of the apartments under construction and 22.3% (3,156u) of the possible additional apartments […]

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  • Scottsdale new apartment construction update – Q2 2014

    Across the Valley, at the end of Q2, there were 28 projects under construction totaling 7,494 apartments and an additional 67 possible projects totaling 15,950 apartments in the pipeline from initial rezoning to final permitting.  Scottsdale represents 24.6% (1,842 u) of the apartments under construction and 25.8% (4,116 u) of the possible additional apartments in […]

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  • Valley office update for June 2014

    The Greater Phoenix office market is on a bit of an upswing, with vacancies trending lower, rents inching higher and businesses adding workers. The market still faces challenges, chief among them a vacancy rate that remains among the highest of the major metro areas in the country, but conditions are heading in a positive direction. […]

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  • NAR, Realtor.com release top countries interested in US real estate

    NAR economists have analyzed data showing which foreign countries had the most home search activity on realtor.com. The top country whose residents search in U.S. cities on realtor.com should come as no surprise to REALTORS® in Arizona: yep, Canada! Other top countries included the United Kingdom, Australia, and Ireland. And, with realtor.com and your listings […]

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