Oct
7

Home Equity: You May Have More Than You Think | Keeping Current Matters CoreLogic recently released their 2015 2nd Quarter Equity Report which revealed that 759,000 properties had regained equity in the last quarter. That means that 91% of all mortg... Read More

Posted on on October 7th, 2015


Apr
28

Last month, we reported that billionaire John Paulson believes in the financial advantages of homeownership. He has often repeated: "I think, from an individual perspective, the best deal investment you can make is to buy a primary residence that you... Read More

Posted on Michele Walker Blog on April 28th, 2015


Apr
7

It never hurts to have a SecondLook from another lender. Buying a home? Already pre-qualified? Let Wallick & Volk take a second look at your mortgage options! Wallick & Volk is a premier, service-driven, family-oriented, experienced mortgage ... Read More

Posted on Mesa Branch Blog on April 7th, 2015


Mar
2

When a homeowner decides to sell their house, they obviously want the best possible price with the least amount of hassles. However, for the vast majority of sellers, the most important result is to actually get the home sold. In order to accomplish ... Read More

Posted on Stacy Neal Blog on March 2nd, 2015


Feb
11

Cheap gas means more cash: 8 smart ways to use it – PLUS 4 paths to finding that starter home! Thanks to lower gas prices, we all have more cash. Here are some smart things to do with it. 1. Protect your identity. Hackers, scammers, and ident... Read More

Posted on Stacy Neal Blog on February 11th, 2015


Jan
30

Wallick & Volk is honored to be a Gold Sponsor for the Schnepf Farms Community Fund Run and After Party which is presented by The SouthEast Valley Regional Association of REALTORS® (SEVRAR). SEVRAR is the largest local trade association in th... Read More

Posted on Mesa Branch Blog on January 30th, 2015


Dec
28

On December 9, 2014, the Federal Housing Administration’s (FHA) Office of Single Family Housing announced that the temporary waiver of the property flipping regulation is scheduled to expire on December 31, 2014.  This deadline means that ... Read More

Posted on Stacy Neal Blog on December 28th, 2014


Nov
19

In the latest Home Expectation Survey, Pulsenomics surveyed a nationwide panel of over 100 economists, real estate experts and investment & market strategists, to find out their prediction for home prices through 2019. We wanted to make sure we upda... Read More

Posted on on November 19th, 2014


Nov
19

In the latest Home Expectation Survey, Pulsenomics surveyed a nationwide panel of over 100 economists, real estate experts and investment & market strategists, to find out their prediction for home prices through 2019. We wanted to make sure we upda... Read More

Posted on on November 19th, 2014


Oct
28

Billionaire money manager John Paulson was interviewed at the Delivering Alpha Conference presented by CNBC and Institutional Investor. During his session he boldly stated: "I still think, from an individual perspective, the best deal investment yo... Read More

Posted on on October 28th, 2014


Oct
28

If you are thinking about purchasing a home right now, you are surely getting a lot of advice. Though your friends and family have your best interests at heart, they may not be fully aware of your needs and what is currently happening in real estate.... Read More

Posted on on October 28th, 2014


Oct
22

The Internet can do a lot for your business. But as you expand from website to blogs to business pages on social media, you want to measure how well these platforms are working for you. For small and mid-sized businesses, there are many free or relat... Read More

Posted on Stacy Neal Blog on October 22nd, 2014


Oct
18

We have often talked about the difference between COST and PRICE. As a seller, you will be most concerned about ‘short term price’ – where home values are headed over the next six months. As either a first time or repeat buyer, you must not be ... Read More

Posted on on October 18th, 2014


Oct
18

Buying a Home? You Don't Need to Do it Alone | Keeping Current Matters Discover Home Loans conducted an interesting survey that revealed how prepared homebuyers are for the actual mortgage process. The survey reported that 94% of prospective buyers... Read More

Posted on on October 18th, 2014


Oct
6

School is back in session, the holidays are right around the corner, you might not think that now is the best time to sell your house. But with inventory below historic numbers and demand still strong, you could be missing out on a great opportunity... Read More

Posted on on October 6th, 2014


Oct
6

School is back in session, the holidays are right around the corner, you might not think that now is the best time to sell your house. But with inventory below historic numbers and demand still strong, you could be missing out on a great opportunity... Read More

Posted on on October 6th, 2014


Oct
6

Ignite your imagination…conceive abundance…believe in the outcome and achieve your personal and professional best! Old Republic Title Agency celebrates the 2014 real estate industry with their fifth annual "O" Event, October 21, 2014. T... Read More

Posted on Mesa Branch Blog on October 6th, 2014


Oct
1

In a recent Gallup poll, Americans were asked to rate 24 different business sectors and industries on a five-point scale ranging from "very positive" to "very negative." The poll was first conducted in 2001, and has been used as an indicator of “Am... Read More

Posted on on October 1st, 2014


Oct
1

Two recently released reports indicate that both young adults (Millennials) and teenagers (Generation Z) still see homeownership as an important piece of their future success. A report by The Demand Institute, Millennials and Their Homes: Still Seek... Read More

Posted on on October 1st, 2014


Aug
14

Online video has been popular as a marketing tool for some time now and for good reason. No other form of communication is better at capturing attention. Video also can have strong impact on people's purchasing behavior. The good news is you don't ha... Read More

Posted on Stacy Neal Blog on August 14th, 2014


Jul
16

A recent survey by Zelman & Associates revealed that 38% of those between the ages of 25-29 years old and 42% of those between the ages of 30-34 years old believe that a minimum of 15% is required as a down payment to purchase a home. A recent qu... Read More

Posted on Stacy Neal Blog on July 16th, 2014


Jul
15

Many homebuyers ask where interest rates are headed over the next several months. While no one has a crystal ball, we did want to share what some experts are saying on the subject. HSH.com “For now, and likely through the summer, we may see dat... Read More

Posted on Stacy Neal Blog on July 15th, 2014


Jun
3

  National Homeownership Month actually started as a week-long celebration of homeownership during the Clinton administration in 1995. In 2002, President George W. Bush proclaimed June as the National Homeownership Month. Here is an excerpt from... Read More

Posted on Stacy Neal Blog on June 3rd, 2014


May
28

Many experts are currently discussing a variety of topics such as real estate as an investment, the movement on mortgage interest rates and reasons to buy now instead of waiting. It is important that we realize that this does not apply solely to... Read More

Posted on Stacy Neal Blog on May 28th, 2014


May
23

  Top 10 Tips for a Successful & On-time Transaction Mortgage Banker: Stacy Neal stacy.neal@wvmb.com  (602)451-2473 cell 1)      Early communication with the lender on any title issues i.e. liens, taxes, etc. ... Read More

Posted on Stacy Neal Blog on May 23rd, 2014