The weather isn’t the only thing you need to watch out for during monsoon season – after a major storm, homeowners need to be cautious of roofing and other home repair scams.
Home repair scams are more common than you may think – and not just in Arizona during monsoon season. In 2017 consumers reported nearly 350 home improvement scams to the Better Business Bureau (BBB), costing homeowners more than $600,000 in losses.
With more people moving to Maricopa County than any other county in the U.S. in 2017, here’s a look at some of the hottest ZIP codes in the Valley …
According to real estate website Zillow, the median home value in Metro Phoenix is $249,300 as of February 2018. That’s a 7.6 percent increase over the prior 12 months. According to Zillow, here are the Valley cities that saw the greatest home value appreciation in 2017:
It’s time for you to get a mortgage for that home you’ve been wanting in Phoenix. You walk into a branch, sit down to talk with someone, and they ask, “What type of mortgage are you looking for?” At that point, your mind goes blank and all you can think is, “Uh… a regular one?”
What most people don’t know is that there are many different types of loans you can obtain on your house, depending on what you’re looking for and can afford. Here’s what you need to know to help you make a decision about which mortgage product might be right for you.