Country Club Living at an Affordable Price – Val Vista Lakes – 1402 N Pebble Beach, Gilbert, AZ 85234

How would you like to live in a country club community? Who wouldn't right? But maybe you can't afford the country club price tag. Well check out this home in Val Vista Lakes, one of the most popular lakefront communities in Gilbert, AZ. The clubhouse is AMAZING! A beach-front lagoon pool overlooks¬† a lake that meanders through the community. It's flanked by a Jr Olympic-sized pool, hot tub and gazebo. Enter the clubhouse to find racquetball courts, cardio and weight-training facilities and recently updated locker rooms, as well as a staff that keeps the action going through-out the year.   Tennis? Oh yes - there's even an … [Read more...]

A Mother’s Guide to Kite-Flying

It's back-to-school time here in Phoenix, and I have been asked this question at least a dozen times: Don't you miss them? or Aren't you sad to see them on their own? even Isn't Your Heart Just Breaking? Uh, NO!! See, I have four boys - ages 21, 21 (twins!), 19 and 16. Conner, 21, who is gainfully employed but roosting at home for a short while; Kyle, 21, who lives on his own and attends ASU, Luke, 19, who just moved up to Prescott to play soccer for Yavapai College; and Jake, 16, a junior at Highland High School. I'm a single mom, clearly out-numbered in this little frat house I call home, and yes, this year, I am watching my little birdies … [Read more...]

Real People – Real Predictions for the 2010 Real Estate Market

Sure, we have all heard the gloom and doom on the Evening News, but what do real people predict will happen in the real estate market this year? Hear these folks from all walks of life talk about what they expect in 2010. What are you predicting this year? … [Read more...]

The Mortgage Meltdown Played Out in the Theatre of the Absurd**

Have you noticed the eerie similarity between the current housing market and the recent activities by NBC regarding the Tonight Show? Watching this story play out might be a good way to predict what the future holds for the real estate market! **What is the Theatre of the Absurd?¬†http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ … [Read more...]