At Pro Star Realty, we don't just sell properties; we curate experiences, unlock dreams, and pave the way for your next chapter. This blog is an extension of our commitment to providing you with valuable insights, expert advice, and a front-row seat to the ever-evolving tapestry of the Valley of the Sun.

Expect to find a wealth of information, from market updates and investment tips to neighborhood spotlights and design inspirations. Our team at Pro Star Realty is dedicated to empowering you with the knowledge you need to make informed decisions in the dynamic world of real estate.

As you explore these pages, consider this blog your personal guide, offering a glimpse into the possibilities that await you in Phoenix. We invite you to engage, ask questions, and immerse yourself in the rich content we've curated just for you.

Thank you for choosing Pro Star Realty as your trusted partner in real estate. Your journey begins here, and we're excited to be a part of it. Here's to unlocking doors, realizing dreams, and making Phoenix your extraordinary home.

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Jan. 30, 2024

Benefits of buying a home instead of renting?

Hey there, welcome to our blog! Today I want to talk about the benefits of buying a home instead of renting. I know that renting can seem like a more convenient and affordable option, especially if you are not sure where you want to settle down or how long you will stay in one place. But trust me, buying a home has many advantages that you might not have considered. Here are some of them:

- You can build equity. When you buy a home, you are investing in your future. Every month, you pay down your mortgage and increase your ownership of the property. This means that over time, you will have more wealth and financial security. You can also use your equity to borrow money for other purposes, such as home improvements, education, or emergencies.

- You can enjoy tax benefits. Homeowners can deduct the interest they pay on their mortgage and property taxes from their income taxes. This can save you a lot of money every year and lower your tax burden. Renters do not get any tax breaks for their housing expenses.

- You can customize your space. One of the best things about owning a home is that you can make it your own. You can paint the walls, change the flooring, add a deck, or renovate the kitchen. You can also choose the appliances, fixtures, and furniture that suit your taste and needs. Renters have to abide by the rules and restrictions of their landlords, and they may not be able to make any changes or improvements to their space.

- You can have more stability and security. When you own a home, you have more control over your living situation. You do not have to worry about rent increases, lease renewals, or eviction notices. You also have more privacy and peace of mind, knowing that no one can enter your home without your permission. You can also feel more connected to your neighborhood and community, and enjoy the benefits of homeownership associations, local services, and amenities.

If you want more information on how to start becoming a homeowner, contact us today at 602-265-4600

 

Posted in Home Buying
July 31, 2017

Curious About Local Real Estate?

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Curious about local real estate? So are we! Every month we review trends in our real estate market and consider the number of homes on the market in each price tier, the amount of time particular homes have been listed for sale, specific neighborhood trends, the median price and square footage of each home sold and so much more. We’d love to invite you to do the same!

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You can sign up here to receive your own market report, delivered as often as you like! It contains current information on pending, active and just sold properties so you can see actual homes in your neighborhood. You can review your area on a larger scale, as well, by refining your search to include properties across the city or county. As you notice price and size trends, please contact us for clarification or to have any questions answered.

We can definitely fill you in on details that are not listed on the report and help you determine the best home for you. If you are wondering if now is the time to sell, please try out our INSTANT home value tool. You’ll get an estimate on the value of your property in today’s market. Either way, we hope to hear from you soon as you get to know our neighborhoods and local real estate market better.

Posted in Market Updates