Chandler Home For Sale

Like watching HGTV to see the dramatic reveal in home renovations? This Chandler home for sale in the 85226 zip code is most definitely an "after" property. Beautifully appointed with no detail left unattended to, this  nearly 2000 square foot Chandler home in the desirable Dawn Subdivision has every update imaginable. Gorgeous kitchen and bathrooms all with refinished cabinetry and granite counters; stone showers, engineered hardwood floors and tile upstairs and down - no carpet anywhere to be … [Read more...]

EAST VALLEY CULTURAL OFFERINGS

As a Real Estate agent helping people new to the valley, and as a member of the City of Chandler Human Relations Commission I'm proud of our community for all they do to celebrate diversity. 2018 is poised to be a wonderful example of how we honor a variety of cultures with a number of east valley cultural offerings. Beginning in January, there's a whole lot going on that you will want to know about and participate in. On January 11th, the East Valley JCC will have an exhibit at the … [Read more...]

Early 2018 Is A Golden Opportunity To Sell Your Home

I've spoken to several people lately who are thinking about selling their homes in 2018. If you are one of those who have been sitting on growing equity and are feeling the urge to downsize, upsize or relocate, early 2018 is a golden opportunity to sell your home. We have been in a strong sellers market for going on 2 years now and 2017 found it growing stronger. The number of properties for sale is down 12% from this time last year, meaning considerably less competition for sellers. The autumn … [Read more...]

Considering Selling Your Home? Don’t Delay!

Every November I spend hours working on my business plan for the coming year. I look at how things went in the current year and plan for growth in the next. I'm pleased to announce that The Sharyn Younger Team had a great 2017, having sold 30 homes and sourcing 90% of our business through referral. A great big thank you to those of you who trusted your family and friends real estate needs to our team. My current business planning turned up the following observation: I have three times as many … [Read more...]

Second Annual Chandler International Film Festival

Who would have thought that Chandler, Arizona would become known as the Caanes of the southwest, but here we are. The second annual Chandler International Film Festival is scheduled for January 12th through January 15th, 2018 in downtown Chandler and it's going to be a fascinating four days! I'm excited to be on the volunteer committee through the Chandler Human Relations Commission and can't wait to see some amazing films. Chandler's very own Mitesh Patel is a director, producer and film … [Read more...]

Why I’m So Passionate About Real Estate

There are lots of reasons to enjoy a career in real estate. I've heard many people entering the profession with expectations of time freedom, easy money, and access to lots of HGTV worthy properties. What they quickly find out is that their time will be dictated by two things: the needs of their clients and how passionate they are about building a thriving real estate practice; the money isn't exactly "easy" and is directly tied to their knowledge, skills, and the level of service they provide … [Read more...]

Chandler, Gilbert, and Scottsdale For Large, Affordable Homes

Great news for the east valley of the Phoenix metropolitan area! 3 of our cities made the Smart Assets list of The Best Cities To Buy A Home Big Enough to Raise a Family. This award is based upon price per square foot, rates of appreciation, and percentage of family income required to purchase and own a median priced home. Check out Chandler, Gilbert, and Scottsdale for large affordable homes. And that's not only good news for east valley buyers, but sellers as well. Most sellers in the … [Read more...]

Purchase A Chandler/Gilbert Home Under $200,000

It's getting increasingly difficult to purchase a Chandler/Gilbert home under $200,000. The largest inventory exists in the condominium and town home market. Fortunately there are some very nice developments with homes up to 1500 square feet, great amenities and locations, and even detached units that feel just like a single family detached home. The request I get most frequently when it comes to condos and town homes, is to find one with a garage. And yes, you can purchase a Chandler/Gilbert … [Read more...]

LUXURY CONDOS IN CHANDLER: Simple yet tasteful living

The baby boomers....They've been credited or blamed for so much that has shaped our society over the past several decades. And now we're starting to see the housing market respond to a shift in their home buying behavior.  Have you noticed all of the luxury condos in Chandler and other parts of the valley? Those either retiring or planning to soon, whose birds have flown the nest, are ready not only to downsize, but to simplify as well. Yard work? Um, No! Outdoor maintenance? Who needs it? A … [Read more...]

Before Buying In An HOA Community Ask These Questions

So you've bought a home in an HOA community. Be prepared for LOTS to read and know what to look for to avoid future problems. The most common question I hear about Home Owners Associations is "what are the fees?". You should be asking other essential questions before buying in an HOA community. What do the HOA fees cover? There is considerable variation in monthly association fees. It's important to know what services are provided. Services can range from simple common area maintenance to … [Read more...]