Oceanfront Property in Arizona?

Okay, maybe not oceanfront property, but we have beautiful waterfront properties! Arizona has hundreds of lakes, the majority of them are man-made, created for irrigation, power generation or flood control. The largest percentage of these artificial lakes is...

Want to buy a home for Christmas?

Have you ever wondered if it’s a good idea to buy or sell a home during the holidays? In Phoenix, it’s rarely a bad time to buy or sell! We don’t have five feet of snow to deal with, and you don’t need to shovel sunshine! During the holidays,...

Finding a good tenant!

If you own a property and are thinking of renting it out, finding good tenants who will take care of your home can be a bit challenging, but it’s essential that you approach tenant selection in a businesslike manner to protect your investment and to save you money and...

Flood insurance – do I need it?

It’s so timely that we focus on flood insurance! Perhaps you don’t live on the coast, or on an island, but do you need flood insurance anyways? Ever heard of a flash flood? Monsoons can create a crazy amount of rain, causing flooding in some areas in...

Real estate bubble of 2017? Fact or fiction?

As a Realtor, I hear some of the same questions over and over…. How’s the market? How’s business? Keeping busy?  The housing market dictates so many other industries, so people are always wanting to hear from a professional.  Here’s one I’ve been hearing for the...

Ravenswood Realty Client Appreciation Night

What a night! Nearly 400 of our past clients showed up to enjoy a night of fun, food and entertainment! Our guests smiled at the photo booth, visited the ‘candy bar’, got popcorn and sodas and a fun-filled swag bag with gifts from Ravenswood Realty and our...