Verrado Real Estate News & Market Trends

You’ll find our blog to be a wealth of information, covering everything from local market statistics and home values to community happenings. That’s because we care about the community and want to help you find your place in it. Please reach out if you have any questions at all. We’d love to talk with you!

Sept. 3, 2019

August 2019 Market Snapshot

Sales prices continue to rise and are up 4.7% from August 2018.  Below is a link to the August 2019 Market Snapshot.

Posted in Market Updates
Aug. 20, 2019

Realtor v. iBuyer Statistics

Sellers beware!  Working with an iBuyer to sell your home could cost you thousands.

Posted in Informational
Aug. 15, 2019

Mortgage Rates Fall Below 4%!

Below is a link to an article from CNN Business on falling interest rates.  It's a great time to buy real estate.

Posted in Market Updates
Aug. 11, 2019

Should I Rent or Own?

Posted in Informational
Aug. 6, 2019

Active Adult Communities - West Valley

Here is list of active adult communities in the West Valley.  Many different options and price points to choose from!



Posted in Informational
Aug. 6, 2019

July 2019 Market Report

Below is a link to the July 2019 Market Snapshot.

Posted in Market Updates
July 12, 2019

HOME Survey: More Say Now Is a Good Time to Sell a Home

A recent survey performed by the National Association of Realtors found that approx. 63% of respondents thought that now is good time to sell a home.  

An increased number of Americans also thought that now is a good time to buy a home with 38% answering that they strongly believed this while 27% said they moderately believe that now is a good time to buy.  The percent that felt that now is not a good time to buy was unchanged from 2019's first quarter.

A link to the full article is below.


Posted in Informational
July 7, 2019

June 2019 Market Report

Below is a link to the June 2019 Market Report for Maricopa County.  The market remains strong with average home prices continuing to rise while interest rates remain historically low.  Potential sellers would be hard-pressed to find a better time to put their house on the market while home buyers should take advantage of these low interest rates while they last.

Posted in Market Updates
July 3, 2019

Selling your home to an iBuyer could cost you thousands!

A June 30, 2019 article from MarketWatch concluded that homeowners that sell their home to an iBuyer (the new real estate companies that buy homes directly from the customer) net, on average, 11% less than homes sold on the open market using traditional methods.  Here is a link to the full article:


Posted in Informational
July 31, 2017

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Curious about local real estate? So are we! Every month we review trends in our real estate market and consider the number of homes on the market in each price tier, the amount of time particular homes have been listed for sale, specific neighborhood trends, the median price and square footage of each home sold and so much more. We’d love to invite you to do the same!

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We can definitely fill you in on details that are not listed on the report and help you determine the best home for you. If you are wondering if now is the time to sell, please try out our INSTANT home value tool. You’ll get an estimate on the value of your property in today’s market. Either way, we hope to hear from you soon as you get to know our neighborhoods and local real estate market better.

Posted in Market Updates