Striking the right balance and building trust are crucial components during a real estate transaction.
Knowing your local market will only give you an advantage.
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 4:00 am
There was a little feeling of fall in the air as I opened my front door very early this week – something intangible and impossible to describe but promising! It is the way I have also been feeling about real estate lately – as if something we have all been waiting for is just on the precipice of occurring. Dare I say it – a more balanced market on the horizon? Prices are continuing their slow but steady ascent and as we look at the “Heat Map” in the Long Realty Market Report we can see that things are beginning to even out inventory wise – slowly but surely.
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 4:00 am
While it is true that ‘all real estate is local’ it is also helpful to understand the larger picture and be mindful of how the real estate industry is performing overall – and for the purposes of this article, specifically the U.S. residential real estate market.
Tuesday, June 17, 2008 11:00 pm
Greater Tucson’s residential real estate market had more sales
and fewer new listings during May, according to the Tucson
Association of Realtors’ Multiple Listing Service.
Tuesday, August 19, 2008 11:00 pm
Long Mortgage is hosting a free public “webinar” Wednesday, Aug.
20, that examines mortgage lending changes resulting from
legislation recently passed by Congress and signed into law by
Tuesday, July 11, 2006 11:00 pm
June 21, 2006 - Steve Long remembers stepping into the office of
Long Realty Company at age 5 to watch his grandfather, the founder,
work at an imposing, old-fashioned desk.
Wednesday, December 26, 2012 2:44 pm
The Tucson area real estate market is on an upward trend! Compared to the same time last year, prices in the Foothills are up 11% and closings are up 29%. In Oro Valley prices are up 8% and closings are up 8%. The market is expected to continue its upward momentum in 2013.
Wednesday, January 6, 2010 12:00 am
A sign code question appears on the agenda for the Wednesday
night meeting of the Oro Valley Town Council.
Tuesday, July 21, 2009 11:00 pm
With the commercial real estate market in decline, many people
wonder if it's hit rock bottom.
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 12:00 am
A local real estate agent has earned the “green” designation
from the National Association of Realtors.
Tuesday, July 8, 2008 11:00 pm
Judy Roedel, a 22-year real estate veteran, has joined The Long
Realty Companies’ Northwest branch office, a release said.
Sunday, August 6, 2006 11:00 pm
August 2, 2006 - The recent cooling of Tucson's housing market
is leading to a similar slowdown in commercial real estate, some
Wednesday, February 23, 2005 12:00 am
Like pink diamonds, real estate in the Northwest is coveted,
expensive and increasingly rare.
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 4:00 am
Finding the right REALTOR® is crucial to a smooth transaction. Our mission is simple—to provide the highest quality, old-fashioned customer service while pairing it with cutting-edge technology and resources to ensure the best possible experience for our clients. For us, going the extra mile is the norm, and we are proud to say we have the sales production numbers and happy clients to prove it!
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 4:00 am
Almost every person comes to a point in their life where they take the bold and courageous step to buy their first home. Having knowledgeable people who look out for your interests more than their own is something realtors Jay Lotoski and wife Hilary Backlund, of Long Realty Company, make their first priority.
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 10:53 am
Estate Planning is something that no one likes to talk about, but it’s one of the most important things to discuss regardless of the age or health of the person who is doing the planning. According to experts, roughly half of all Americans die without a will, or “intestate.”
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 4:00 am
There is an intelligent and intriguing tale waiting to be told about the ever-expanding world of information technology that we live in and the security pitfalls that come with reliance on that technology. The Fifth Estate awkwardly attempts to tell that story, but unfortunately ends up being just a bungled biography of WikiLeaks and its notorious founder, Julian Assange.
Wednesday, May 2, 2012 4:00 am
The last thing anyone wants is to pay taxes. We have all just gone through another, sometimes grueling preparation of our 2012 Federal and State Tax Returns, which is what brought this subject to mind.
New home construction offers competition in the real estate market.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 4:00 am
As the stock market continues to linger at all-time highs and rising interest rates put pressure on bond prices, nervous investors continue to look for somewhere to invest for income and hopefully some long term principle appreciation.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, More homes, like this one in Marana, are being built in early 2010.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, New homes like this one are sprouting up around the Northwest.
Tuesday, July 13, 2010 11:00 pm
SunBird real estate broker earns manager certification
Jay Lotoski and wife Hilary Backlund have worked at Long Realty since November 2012. The two have prior work experience in the real estate business and recently moved to a new office on 8540 N. Oracle Rd.