From the category archives:

Buying Process

Phoenix Real Estate for Canadians

September 18, 2013

For decades Canadians have flocked to the warmth and beauty of the Valley of the Sun…the Greater Phoenix Real Estate area. The allure of great weather, abundance of golfing, pro sports, entertainment, shopping, dining and cultural venues brings thousands of Canadians here from Newfoundland to BC. For many, it is to visit for a week […]

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New Homes

June 17, 2013

New home builders have been building more homes this year than in any other year since 2006 in the Greater Phoenix Real Estate area. There are a couple of good reasons for that. The main reason is that resale inventory is greatly reduced to what it was in 2009-2011. We are operating with barely a […]

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Estate Taxes- Implications for Canadians

January 8, 2013

Often we get asked about tax implications for Canadians to own property in the Greater Phoenix Real Estate area. While we have already discussed property tax for Canadians  in a separate article in this website as well as prior discussed potential income tax implications for Canadians ( such as rental income in the US) , […]

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Sun City Grand

March 20, 2012

The Lavine Team has experience with both all-ages communities and Active Adult areas in the Greater Phoenix Real Estate area. Sun City Grand was developer Del Webb’s third Sun City age restricted area that was built between 1996 and 2005  in the NW valley in Surprise. With the lush appearance and upscale modern homes, the […]

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Global News-Home away from Home-Part 3

March 13, 2012

Part 3 of the Global TV News series called Home away from Home features a conversation with a Lavine Team client Gina Hommy speaking of her positive buying experience and of her perceived value in the Greater Phoenix Real Estate area. Even though the equivalent home continued to diminish a wee bit in value after […]

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