Real Estate 101: Home Buying & Selling Info

Here are several articles you may find of interest, sorted by primary topic. While this site is primarily focused on Phoenix real estate, many of these informational articles on home buying, home selling, and short sales will apply to any area in the country. As always, please be sure to consult with a real estate professional in your area for specific information.

Home Buyers

7 Habits of Highly Effective Home Buyers
The Immutable Laws of Buying and Selling Real Estate
Moving to Phoenix: Rent first or buy? 
Do I Have to Use the Listing Agent?
Phoenix home buyers, are you being realistic?
Making an offer on a home 

The Home Buying Process: A Four Part Series
Part 1
Part 2
Part 3
Part 4 


Home Sellers

7 Habits of Highly Effective Home Sellers
On Open Houses
How Fast can you sell my home?
Do you REALLY want to sell your home?


Short Sales

What Are Short Sales?
Stop the Insanity! Ridiculous Bank Practices on Short Sales
The Short Sale from Hell
Short Sale from Hell – The Saga Continues