Get Your Real Estate Purchase Offer Accepted by Using Knock
Are You Tired of Losing Out on Real Estate Offers?
Are you making offers on homes you love but you have to sell or close on your current home ...
Posted by Judy Orr on March 28, 2021
Home Maintenance Calendar
I'm not sure why Spring is designated as the time to clean your house and do needed repairs. I guess because in many areas the weather is more ...
Posted by Judy Orr on March 19, 2021
Montezuma Castle National Monument
Right before Christmas 2020, we visited Montezuma Castle National Monument in Campe Verde, AZ. This was my 2nd trip, but none of my other family ...
Posted by Judy Orr on March 10, 2021
Phoenix, Az Number 7 on Best Performing Cities List 2021
Phoenix Jumped 5 Slots on the Milken Institute's List of Best-Performing Cities 2021
First, who is the Milken Institute? According to ...
Posted by Judy Orr on March 1, 2021
Bryan's Black Mountain Barbecue in Cave Creek
Bryan's Black Mountain BBQ
Both my husband Jimmy and I had read about Bryan's Black Mountain Barbecue in Cave Creek online. We were ...
Posted by Judy Orr on February 27, 2021
Home Decor Trends for 2021
I always wonder how trends and fashion get started. I know clothing designers have their fashion shows, but how long does it take for those ...
Posted by Judy Orr on February 26, 2021
Carefree, AZ Desert Gardens
Jimmy and I decided to do something fun today, but it was getting late on a Sunday and we know how quickly many places close. Out of a few ...
Posted by Judy Orr on February 22, 2021
New Year, New House?
It's still not too late to make some homeowner's real estate resolutions for 2021. Inventory and interest rates are at historic lows and ...
Posted by Judy Orr on February 12, 2021
Tips for Searching for the Perfect Home
The process of finding your perfect home can be exciting at times, then feel completely overwhelming, and then become inspiring again, and sometimes ...
Posted by Judy Orr on February 9, 2021
What do Historically Low Interest Rates Mean?
When I purchased my first house at the age of 22, we didn't bat an eye at the 10.5% interest rate for my first mortgage. We were also required ...
Posted by Judy Orr on January 29, 2021
5 Reasons Winter is a Great Time to Buy or Sell Real Estate
There is a common misconception that you should put your house on the market in winter. But that's not necessarily true. There are some ...
Posted by Judy Orr on December 31, 2020
Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center
We visited the Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center in Scottsdale, AZ, for the 2nd time. A woman that was there said she's lived in Arizona ...
Posted by Judy Orr on December 27, 2020
Share the Spirit of the Holidays - Starting at Home
2020 Has Been a Rough Year
Holidays just aren't the same this year. My son and my grandsons were going to visit us for Christmas but they ...
Posted by Judy Orr on December 10, 2020
How to Keep Your Home Safe for the Holidays
There are so many dangers when we're out and about, especially during the continuing Coronavirus outbreak, which is spiking once again. We want and ...
Posted by Judy Orr on November 30, 2020
What You Need to Know About Virtual Home Tours
Although virtual tours have been used for many years for foreign and out-of-state buyers, they have become more popular during the Covid-19 pandemic....
Posted by Judy Orr on November 22, 2020
The New Normal: A Strong Housing Market Expected to Continue into 2021
2020 has given us a gut punch like no other that most of us have ever experienced. The housing bubble bursting was bad for real estate, but I ...
Posted by Judy Orr on November 16, 2020
Frank Lloyd Wright's Norman Lykes House is on the Market
I was introduced to Frank Lloyd Wright in my teens or early 20's after watching a PBS documentary. It showed his Frank Lloyd Wright School of ...
Posted by Judy Orr on November 3, 2020
Avoiding Damages on Moving Day: This Is What You Need To Know
Everyone is nervous about something bad happening on moving day. The majority of the mishaps one might hear and read about are, fortunately, very ...
Posted by Judy Orr on October 9, 2020