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Find Out Why Fannie Mae HomePath Financing Has Some Definite Benefits

Aug 03

filed under: Real Estate

First and foremost if you want a HomePath mortgage, you have to purchase a home that is Fannie Mae owned and it must be one of their distressed properties that is currently listed on the market with a Realtor®. That’s the reason for the program in the first place, yes it is promoted as a government-sponsored program that helps increase the availability Read the rest of this entry »

Written by Howard Harris

Flat Roofs And The Monsoons. . . Maintenance Is Key To Preventing Leaks

Jul 28

filed under: Real Estate, Yada Yada

This post is probably on the late side since we are already in the middle of our monsoon season. Hopefully you have done some of  things I am going to bring to your attention and have not experienced any leaks since our monsoon season began. I know at the writing of this post that we are expecting the return of our monsoon storms for the next few days and let’s hope Read the rest of this entry »

Written by Howard Harris

Do You Know The Current Value of Your Fountain Hills Home?

Jul 25

filed under: Market Conditions, Real Estate

So here we are almost 5 years since the housing market started its nose dive. So here’s the question I have for you, do you have any idea what your home is worth today. I hear all kinds of statements from homeowners, some say I own my home outright and I’m not moving so it doesn’t make any difference Read the rest of this entry »

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The Ridge At Diamante Del Lago In Fountain Hills

Jul 22

filed under: 2nd Home Buyers, Living In Fountain Hills, Neighborhood Spotlight, Real Estate

Location, location, location the Ridge at Diamante Del Lago in Fountain Hills sure has that going for it an a lot more.  This gated single family home community was developed  in 2001-2002.  The Ridge at Diamante Del Lago has two separate entry points, one up off of La Montana where homes have superb views of Four Peaks and the flanking Read the rest of this entry »

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A Horse Is A Horse Of Course Of Course . . . Unless You’re Maytag Matilda

Jul 18

filed under: Living In Fountain Hills, Local Gems

Maytag Matilda

Well all I can is that Mr. Ed has nothing on Maytag Matilda. No Maytag Matilda is not a “talking horse”. She is a fabulous sculpture that weighs 5,000 lbs, stands 9 feet tall, 11 feet long and stands proudly in the Fountainside Plaza in Fountain Hills. An attention grabber, you betcha. I dare say not many people  living in Fountain Hills knows very Read the rest of this entry »

Written by Howard Harris