A Historical Perspective

Posted on Mar 01, 2018

Mortgage interest rate history is interesting and rates have the biggest impact on housing affordability. In 1968 (when I was just a little kid) interest rates were 8.5%, but dropped to 7% a year later.  In October 1981, they hit a high of 18.63%.  A $250,000, 30 year fixed mortgage with that interest rate had … Read More >>

Welcome to 2132 W Myrtle Drive, Chandler!

Posted on Feb 22, 2018

Don’t miss this beautiful home in the coveted subdivision of Cypress Point in Ocotillo! On a gorgeous lot backing to the pristine Ocotillo Golf Course, this home features new flooring, exterior paint, new appliances, custom plantation shutters and more! Entertaining is a breeze in the open kitchen with high windows for plenty of natural light. … Read More >>

Welcome to 1161 W Kingbird Drive, Chandler!

Posted on Feb 22, 2018

Lovely home that features newer wood flooring, decor paint, and an open floorplan. Very stylish kitchen with plenty of cabinet space and a large pantry. Located in highly sought after Clemente Ranch. Ideal location in Clemente Ranch with easy access to the 202 freeway, restaurant, shopping, and walking distance to both the elementary school and … Read More >>

Welcome to 8649 E Royal Palm Rd. #127, Scottsdale!

Posted on Feb 15, 2018

Calling Second Home Owners or Investors! This turnkey fully furnished condo in highly desirable McCormick Ranch is completely ready for your vacation rental or personal use. Comes complete with all items needed, perfect location right across from pool. Gorgeous laminate flooring throughout, updated fixtures, and stylish mid-century style furniture. Perfect location close to Talking Stick, … Read More >>

The “Right” Agent and the “Right” Home

Posted on Feb 13, 2018

Most of my  years in the real estate business  we have represented almost as many buyers as we do sellers each year. This experience allows us to give buyers insights into the neighborhoods they are considering as well as what Sellers are thinking and how they are responding to offers so the buyer can make … Read More >>

Convincing Advantages with Standard Deduction

Posted on Feb 08, 2018

Lots of folks  are asking what are the new tax laws going to do to my taxes? Read on. Then contact me if you need more. The new tax law doubles the standard deduction and it is estimated that over 90% of taxpayers will elect to use it. However, even without considering tax benefits, homeownership … Read More >>

Welcome to 4158 S White Drive, Chandler!

Posted on Feb 08, 2018

This former model home features many luxurious upgrades and is THE best waterfront location in Old Stone Ranch! You will be delighted with the custom paver courtyard to enjoy sunny mornings. The grand entry features a beautiful stone and tile medallion that leads to the formal dining and living rooms where the wrought iron and … Read More >>

The Tale of The Lakes at Annecy

Posted on Jan 22, 2018

The Lakes at Annecy, or Val Vista Classic (as it’s also known) is a beautiful gated community off of Val Vista Dr & Williams Field Rd.  Not only does it have an amazing location near the 202 freeway, but it’s also right by the San Tan Village Mall with all of its things to do.  … Read More >>

Homeowner Tax Changes

Posted on Jan 22, 2018

The new tax law that was signed into effect at the end of 2017 will affect all taxpayers. Homeowners should familiarize themselves with the areas that could affect them which may require some planning to maximize the benefits. Some of the things that will affect most homeowners are the following: Reduces the limit on deductible … Read More >>

    Kristin McKinley Krison

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