Metro Phoenix has a "shadow inventory" of nearly 100,000 homes, the kind that market watchers sometimes fear could flood the region's long-suffering housing market and drive down prices.
This video, made by the agent last year before it was renovated and sold to Palin, shows 29005 N. 82nd Street, Scottsdale, Az., 85266, just north of Dynamite Road. See it before it gets wiped for national security reasons.
PLEASE listen closely - if you can hear them announce themselves as Police after breaching the doorway, your ears are better than mine...
The Phoenix metro area, which includes Maricopa and Pinal counties, ranked No. 5 with an 11.6 percent drop in the home price index in the last year. That includes a drop of nearly 4.9 percent in the last quarter alone.
Arizona will ask a federal court today to clarify whether its voter-approved medical-marijuana law conflicts with federal drug statutes, launching what probably will be a lengthy legal battle that could cripple the state's fledging industry...
The second part, which is where one takes the red pill, deals with something far more serious: short sale fraud - yet another facet of the ongoing discovery of just how deep mortgage fraud in this country (in this case by real estate "investors") run
One Steven Soraya, who had a loan amounting to $980,500.00 with Wells Fargo, which was released on July 3, 2007 and which just so happens was signed by Robosigner extraordinaire, the one, the only, the infamous Linda Green.
The slow return of millions of REO homes to the market will keep home prices from recovering. RealtyTrac's James J. Saccio warns: "At the first quarter foreclosure sales pace, it would take exactly three years to clear the current inventory...
The man accused of wounding Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and killing 6 in a shooting rampage in Arizona is mentally incompetent to stand trial, a judge ruled after deputy U.S. marshals dragged the man out of the courtroom because of an angry outburst.
People seeking to defend the manifestly indefensible often sabotage themselves by disclosing critical details that undermine their argument. Mike Storie, the police union lawyer representing the SWAT operators who murdered Jose Guerena in his home on
PCSO plans to implement the technology in the field to enable patrol deputies, detectives and SWAT members to verify the identity, and access criminal background, on suspects using a hand-held, wireless and multi-modal (iris, fingerprint and facial).
The increased competition for foreclosure homes is pushing up prices, which may bode well for the housing market at large. Foreclosure homes at rock-bottom prices have kept the region's median home price suppressed for several years.
A just-closed deal on a secluded luxury home in far north Scottsdale might fit the bill, and talk has begun that this may be the one. It's an 8,000-square-foot, dark-brown stucco home with a guard gate that can keep unwanted visitors away.
Arizona's elections director said she inadvertently gave an incorrect timetable to the organizers of a drive to recall controversial Senate President Russell Pearce, forcing a change in strategy in the historic recall effort. Elections Director Am
Although Arizona's medical-marijuana program mostly will be run by the state Health Department in cooperation with cities and towns, Maricopa County officials plan to opt out in reaction to mounting federal pressure on states that have legalized...
Arizona State University, the University of Arizona and Northern Arizona University exist due to programs provided by the federal government and will continue to be "under the jurisdiction thereof," said the director of public affairs for the Arizona
5. According to Zillow, more than 55% of all single-family homes with a mortgage in Atlanta have negative equity and more than 68% of all single-family homes with a mortgage in Phoenix have negative equity.
"Phoenix is on its way," Burns said at the real-estate think tank's national spring conference held in downtown Phoenix. "The area has job growth and is firmly in Stage 2."
The market is saturated with investors. In fact, you have investors selling to investors trying to squeeze out profits since household incomes in the region are low and facing the pressures of a declining middle class.
Arizona Senate President Russell Pearce changed his explanation Monday about how he acquired expensive tickets to a sold-out Navy football game in 2007 after the service academy contradicted statements he made last week to The Arizona Republic. In
Breaking News! The recent Political Insiders having got caught stealing free speech campaign road signs story in Gilbert Arizona, is about to get considerably bigger. Although insider Roberta ‘Bobbie’ Smith in Gilbert Arizona, got caught steal
"Mom, was my dad a bad guy?" 4-year-old Joel Guerena plaintively asked his mother Vanessa after her husband, 26-year-old Jose, was killed in a withering barrage of gunfire during a SWAT invasion of their home. "They killed my dad! Police killed my da
Criminal charges have been dismissed against a research technician who admitted there was no authorization to intentionally capture an endangered jaguar that later died in southern Arizona. It was the last known wild jaguar living in the United State
The SWAT team that murdered Iraq War veteran Jose Guerena in his home near Tucson kept a medical team waiting for more than an hour as the 26-year-old father bled to death, and then “sent them away,” reports Tucson ABC affiliate KGUN.
Jose Guerena survived two combat tours of Iraq, only to become a casualty of the Regime’s longest war — the one waged against its domestic subjects in the name of drug prohibition. The former Marine was slaughtered by a SWAT team during a May 5 assau
The Goldwater Institute filed a lawsuit against the city of Phoenix, alleging unconstitutional suppression of free speech. The city censored a set of gun-safety-training advertisements posted under contract by members of the firearms industry.
This past weekend, Yves Rossy, a 51-year-old former Swiss fighter pilot and renowned daredevil, flew over the Grand Canyon powered by a winged jet pack. A helicopter dropped Rossy, a.k.a. "JetMan," from an altitude of 8,000 ft (2,400 m) above the
Complete breakdown of the Larry Hickey shooting
The ultimate goal of the newly formed political action committee Start our State is to split Pima County off into what would become the nation's 51st state, tentatively dubbed Baja Arizona.
Pinal joins dozens of sheriff's offices and correctional facilities across the nation using BI2 Technologies, a Massachusetts-based biometric intelligence company. The company gives local law enforcement iris-scanning capabilities and a database...