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...]

Coronado Historic District in Phoenix

Downtown Phoenix is experiencing a renaissance. With the arrival of the light rail in 2008 we've seen an explosion of new residential home options with shiny high-rise condominiums, state of the art apartment buildings and interesting in-fill projects dotting the area. New restaurants and clubs surround the downtown campus of Arizona State University and run the length of Central Avenue from Roosevelt to the south up to Northern Avenue to the north.  As anticipated, we've also seen some of the … [Read more...]

Varner Sight & Sound: The Best In Home Entertainment Systems and Installation. 

I don't just sell real estate.  Once a client buys or sells a house with The Sharyn Younger Team, a lifetime relationship is often established. We are frequently asked for referrals to  home or community related services and pride ourselves on knowing the best business owners in a variety of industries. When we find a business that we've had a great experience with, we shout it from the rooftops. Varner Sight & Sound brings you the best in home entertainment systems and installation. The … [Read more...]

Downtown Phoenix is Rising and Diverse housing options abound

Have you been to downtown Phoenix lately? There is an incredible amount of activity around the light rail. Hot new restaurants and clubs seem to be coming in every month; new business and corporate headquarters are filling up high-rise buildings; supermarkets are sprouting up to serve the influx of people wanting to be in the center of the action. Phoenix is rising and diverse downtown Phoenix housing options abound. I first moved to Phoenix from New York in the early 80's. While I loved the … [Read more...]

Ready To Downsize? Answer Some Important Questions

How Do You Know If You're Ready To Downsize? Ask Yourself Some Questions That Tap Both Your Logic And Emotions.. Some people look at a home as a place within which their lives unfold. They see multiple generations moving through and thriving in that one place that evolves with the needs of its residents. Others see home like chapters in their lives. Begin a new chapter, move into a new home. Regardless whether you have lived in your home for decades, or have bought and sold homes based on … [Read more...]

Chandler Chamber of Commerce Economic Update: JOBS!

The Chandler Chamber of Commerce Economic Update was held last week at the San Marcos Hotel and the word of the day is JOBS! While I don't have the exact figure related to how many new jobs came to Chandler in 2016, how's this for a round number: A LOT! Companies like NXP, Republic Services, DaVita RX, ETW Software, State 48, Wells Fargo, Bank of America, Orbital, Rogers Corporation, and many others either opened or expanded in Chandler last year. Anywhere from 50 - 600 jobs have been added by … [Read more...]

Buckeye Beauty: Now it can be yours.

For years this home has triggered a similar reaction in many who have visited: "if this Buckeye Beauty ever goes on the market, I would LOVE to buy it!". Well, now it can be yours. The owner of this nearly 2700 square foot single story home has taken a fantastic split floor-plan and added all of the right updates. The huge kitchen has gorgeous dark staggered cabinets and miles of top tier granite counter space. Regardless of how many gadgets and tools you use, you will never be at a loss for … [Read more...]

Scottsdale Town-Home Under $250,000

  Many prestigious addresses can be found in Scottsdale, Arizona, but today you can purchase a beautiful Scottsdale town-home for under $250,000. Just a couple of miles from historic old Scottsdale and the tremendous shopping experience of Scottsdale Fashion Square, you will find this beautiful 2 bedroom stunner. At almost 1600 square feet of single story living space, you will find large bedrooms, formal dining and living areas, a great room, 2 baths, laundry and efficient kitchen. … [Read more...]

Lessons from a Realtors personal move

Having facilitated 19 real estate transactions over the last 9 months it's easy to lose sight of the monumental task my clients face in moving from one place to another. This month I was reminded of the physical and psychological stress associated with buying, selling, and moving. Here is what I learned from my own personal move: 1.  Plan on everything taking at least 20% longer than you think it will take, especially if you're relying on others to get the job done. 2.  Plan on everything … [Read more...]

Acacia Crossing in Buckeye, Arizona

Over the past several years communities have sprung up in the far west valley, with lovely subdivisions and amenities that more urban residents dream of: parks and recreations centers, beautiful mountain views, easy access to the I-10 freeway, and newer homes at very affordable prices. Acacia Crossing in Buckeye is one of those subdivisions that is home to families that enjoy that Arizona lifestyle. With 3 - 5 bedroom homes ranging in square footage between 1500 and 2900, there are options to … [Read more...]