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Real Estate Market News

Here’s a periodic update from Toma Partners co-founder Mihai Toma: OPINION SEGMENT: There are strong signs that modest depreciation in home values are just around the corner, such as the fact that demand has been consistently lower than supply for … Continue reading

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Open up the champagne bottle!

Here’s a market update from Toma Partners CEO Mihai Toma: Open up the champagne bottle!  OPINION SEGMENT:  It is finally time to be optimistic about real estate.  That stated, institutional investors are starting to pull out of the Phoenix market because … Continue reading

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Phoenix home prices – looking in the rear view mirror

A recent Wall Street Journal article conveys “Here’s More Evidence That Home Prices Have Hit Bottom.” The indicators for the Phoenix market are clear that the bottom was reached in February of this year and that rapid appreciation is continuing. … Continue reading

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Bad Data Means Bad Decisions

Just read the headline this evening – Phoenix among worst real estate markets – and had to scratch my head. How can a market with 20%+ appreciation in the last six months be listed as one of the worst markets? By … Continue reading

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Spring Trends in Phoenix Real Estate March 2012

Almost everything you read about the Phoenix real estate market is based on data that is 3-6 months old. Often, news reports reflect exactly the opposite of what is currently happening in the market.  For example, I read a lot … Continue reading

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