Entries by efay

Back to School!

Summer vacation was fun, but it’s time to get the kids back to school! Here are some tips for a fun first day back to school and tips for a successful school year. 1st Day of School Traditions Hold a first day photo shoot. Keep the mood fun by suggesting silly faces or letting the […]

Rattlesnake Safety

Did you know that from April through October, rattlesnakes can be found anywhere from hiking trails to city streets? There are 13 different types of rattlesnakes slithering throughout Arizona, so it’s important for everyone to know what to do when crossing paths with a snake. While snakes aren’t looking to cause trouble, people still must […]

Celebrate the 4th of July!

The 4th of July celebration start early this year. Wear your red, white & blue and head out to one of these Valley favorites to celebrate the 4th of July on July 3rd and July 4th! JULY 3rd: Anthem’s Independance Day Celebration Celebrate at Anthem’s Independence Day Celebration with a traditional fireworks display, fun rides, […]

New vs Pre-Owned Homes

When it comes to making a decision between buying a newly constructed home and buying a pre-owned house, the first thought that is likely to strike the mind of the prospective buyer is location and price. While price may be a factor in any business transaction, there are other things to look out for when purchasing real […]

Scottsdale #1 Profitable City for Airbnb

As you may have heard, Realtor.com recently ranked Scottsdale as the #1 profitable city for an Airbnb! Why are Airbnb rentals so popular in Scottsdale? The City of Scottsdale has long been a popular location for families and American corporate elites looking for a vacation getaway filled with golf, hiking and outdoor adventures. With the […]

Memorial Day Events 2019

Even though summer may not officially begin until June 21st, Memorial Day weekend traditionally signifies the start of that season. Memorial Day has become a day for picnics, pool parties and the start of summer vacations, but it’s important to remember the holiday has somber roots. Memorial Day was first held on May 30th, 1868, to honor those […]

Pros and Cons of Artificial Turf

Since Arizona is primarily composed of desert land, with very little rainfall, you may have considered installing artificial grass instead of real grass in your front or backyard. One of the biggest reasons to install artificial turf is the lack of maintenance. Gone will be the mornings of mowing, weeding and trimming your grass. Instead, you’ll only […]