About the Author
Dean Ouellette

I am a Chandler area real estate agent who works with Sellers and Buyers to help them meet their real estate objectives. When I am not talking real estate I tend to be running, hiking or coaching kids sports. I am an Evernote junkie too. You can call me at 480-270-4990 or Email me Dean [at] PhoenixRealEstateGuy.com

Starting Tuesday, Phoenix social follow of the week


Starting April 21st we will be doing a weekly post for a Phoenix social follow of the week. Every Tuesday at 9am we will announce a social media account in Phoenix that we think you should be following. It could be someone on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Yelp, Pinterest, Meerkat, Vine or Snapchat. Ok, the chances we announce a Snapchat account are very unlikely. Yes, I have a Snapchat account, … [Read more...]

What you need to know before you move to Phoenix

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Thinking of moving to the Phoenix area? Here are some things you may want to know before you pack the truck. 5 Things to know about Phoenix before you move here 5) Monsoon season is mostly hogwash - When I first moved to Phoenix, I kept hearing about the monsoon season during the Phoenix summer. How ever afternoon it would downpour for a short time, then clear up, and repeat daily. I have now … [Read more...]

Are you ready for some D-Backs baseball?


It is here.. My favorite time of the season, no, not the busy home selling season (although that is here too), the beginning of baseball season. I've been a baseball fan for as long as I can remember. As I was born and raised in New England, I am obviously a Red Sox fan, but since I moved to Phoenix 9 years ago, wow 9 years already, I have become a D-backs fan and have adopted them as my … [Read more...]

Making sausauge – So how did this happen


So you have now heard the news. Jay Thompson has sold Phoenix Real Estate Guy to myself, Nick and Shar. So how did all this go down? Well here is my take on some of the happenings that lead to this big moment. It all started back in 1969 when my mom... ok, we won't go back that far. Dang... Did I just give away my age?  That's okay, I am still younger than Nick. So in 2008 I got my real … [Read more...]

Gilbert housing market can change quickly

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It is amazing how fast things can change in the housing market. One of the reasons we always advise against trying to time the market is you never know when the top or the bottom was, until you can see it clearly in the rear view window. For the last 18-months Gilbert, and the rest of the Phoenix housing market has been a strong sellers market. A sellers market is defined as less than three … [Read more...]