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Wed Feb 20, 2013
Sonny Shrivastava answered:
Hurt in Phoenix,

You can answer your question by contacting a Realtor® to list your property for rent. A Realtor® will be able to advertise your rental in MLS along with over 20 other web sites, in addition to ensuring that you have a properly written lease agreement. Homes in MLS rent much faster, and for a higher amount, than homes advertised outside of MLS.

I can tell you that valley-wide, rents have fallen and continue to fall. A mistake I see quite often is a landlord listing his house for what he "thinks" it's worth, gets no bites, but leaves the house on the market for three months waiting to get his or her price. The goal of a rental is to get it rented right away, otherwise you risk crossing that threshold where you have lost more money waiting for a higher lease amount than you would have if you rented it months ago for less. Keep that in mind when you price your property for lease.

Best of luck!
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Tue Sep 24, 2013
Liza Asbury answered:
Vanessa,
Hello - What is the address? I'm more than happy to send you additional information. I can send you a list of all available rentals in the area if you are interested. Just send me a quick email and let me know exactly what you are looking for, price range, tentative move date, etc. I look forward to hearing from you.

Thank you

Liza Asbury
Realtor | Realty ONE Group
lizaasbury@gmail.com
480.452.6543
www.facebook.com/ValleyRentalHomes
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Mon Oct 1, 2012
Mark Lindabury answered:
I would be happy to help you in your search for a rental property in Ahwatukee.
Mark Lindabury ABR, GRI
Russ Lyon Sotheby's International Realty
602-663-1327
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Wed Sep 5, 2012
Liza Asbury answered:
Hi Patty,
I'm more than happy to help you! Please shoot me an email and let me know your price range, general areas, type of pets, etc. I'll then send you a list of all available rentals that match your needs. I look forward to hearing from you.

Liza Asbury | Realtor
Realty ONE Group
480.452.6543
LizaAsbury@gmail.com
www.facebook.com/ValleyRentalHomes
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Mon May 14, 2012
Brye Baker answered:
Hi Gabriel

Having a fixed income will not keep you from getting a home loan. Your first step should be to talk to a loan officer to determine what you can qualify for. Do you know what your credit is like? Check out www.UrbanPhoenixRealty.com for more info! ... more
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Wed Jun 27, 2012
Stan Battersby answered:
Many times when it is rent to own the buyer pays more than if the just purchase a house outright.
Go to azhousesales.listingbook.com and check out both rental and buying a house.

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Wed Apr 4, 2012
Jason Harrell answered:
I specialize in this area. Look Inside Realty provides “cradle to grave” leasing service and full property management services with no start-up fees, vendor fees, processing or service fees. We are available 24/7 thru our state of the art web based software. And all tenants and clients are provided with my personal contact information. I am a licensed real estate agent with over 20 years experience in marketing, sales, leasing and property management.

I think that you will find that our excellent customer service, experience and knowledge sets us apart from other companies.

I look forward to getting a opportunity to work with you. We are in need of quality properties. On average, our marketing campaigns generate 10 to 15 perspective tenants contacts a day. I am 100% positive that our services and systems could be of benefit to you.

Please feel free to contact me j.harrell@lookinsiderealty.com or 480-518-4282. I am currently placing tenants in the Scottsdale Ranch area which is very close to Desert Ridge.
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Tue Feb 21, 2012
Jonathan Dalton answered:
Hi, Bert ... Trulia only accepts agent-listed properties on the site, so listing individually is not an option.
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Fri Feb 3, 2012
Jason Rush answered:
It is unfortunately common that listing agents don't use signage and will utilize the lockbox to provide access to prospective tenants rather than take the time and effort to escort them through the property.
You can also search the ADRE website to identify if this person is a licensed agent and you can search the Maricopa County Assessors website under the address to see if they are on the title.
Let me know if any other questions.
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Tue Oct 6, 2009
Steve Schexneider answered:
Give my office a call at 623-414-3388 we would love to help you find the perfect property.
the Schexneider Group
623-414-3388
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Wed Jul 15, 2009
The Urban Team answered:
There are lease purchaeses available. We tend to advise against them as there are so many variables that can get a buyer in trouble, especially with the large volume of foreclosues still coming on market.

You may find a lease purchase, secure a purchase contract and lease agreement only to find the property in trouble a few months down the line. Loan payments can be unpaid, HOA fees due, property taxes in arrears and such.

If you do want to pursue this line of purchase, be VERY careful. You will need to execute two contracts, a purchase offer and a lease agreement. Many agents combine the lease agreement with the purchase offer causing significant issues.

Again, we advise great caution in taking this route. A short term or month to month lease without purchase option would be much safer and when you are ready to purchase, enter into an agreement where many of the vairables can be better managed. Six months may sound like a short period of time, however, a lot can happen including: loss of deposit, fall in market value, an upside down mortgage on the Seller's part, unpaid taxes & HOA dues plus much more.
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Sat Mar 20, 2010
Mr.P answered:
Hey DJ

Here is a link to Homes that are currently availible for rent in Ahwatukee.

http://www.flexmls.com/cgi-bin/mainmenu.cgi?cmd=url+other/run_public_link.html&public_link_tech_id=orc5799r0zk&s=12&cid=1

It is difficult to tell you how much you can expect, without actually seeing the home, and what it and the neighborhood have to offer.

Atleast with this info you can get a "ballpark" figure.

Good Luck
Patrick
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Fri May 15, 2009
Todd Lee answered:
Contact Evan Hayes, he is a property manager for many units in the Stone Creek Villas. His number is (602) 942-1410. Tell him that I gave you his number...
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Tue Apr 21, 2009
Lucinda Tkach answered:
Sandria,
I do not see this listed in our local MLS listings. It shows expired from several month ago and priced higher at 599 more than recent sales! However I have been working with many buyers in that area and very familiar with it.

Feel free to contact me on an updated list or if you have any questions.

Sincerely, Lucinda
Windermere Central
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Thu Apr 30, 2009
Voices Member answered:
Stew, This site may help a bit if you don't already know about it.... http://www.zilpy.com/

For rent comparables.... http://www.rentometer.com/

Hope it helps, Dunes
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Fri Jun 26, 2009
Dana Schuster answered:
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Fri Jan 23, 2009
Teri Ellis answered:
Peter, I have rentals, and yes - 2% is what the City of Phoenix requires. Be sure to check out City of Phoenix Privilege Sales Tax on google to get your license. Then you receive a form each month to enter in the amount of tax collected along with a check to the City Treasurer.

Best of luck! ;-)
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Fri Jul 13, 2012
Randy Hooker answered:
Hi Patrick!

If you're interested in renting a condo or townhome, I could set up a customized search for you of everything in the MLS in the metro Phoenix area. There are reasonable deals all over The Valley of the Sun, but I'm partial to the southeast valley: Mesa, Gilbert, Chandler. If you're interested in the search I mentioned, just email me directly from my Trulia profile, or the link below.

Keep on truckin'! :)

...randy
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