Wire Fraud. Protect clients – Reduce liability! Hackers are masking as real estate agents fooling buyers and sellers.

Protect your clients – Reduce your liability! Wire fraud is a threat! Hackers are masking as real estate agents fooling buyers and sellers. Find out procedures for reducing wire fraud risk. Must RSVP to FWilcox@GCTA.com or 602.648.1230  There are a few seats left.




Home Prices Keep Going Up in Greater Phoenix!

It has been a long time since the median sale price for a previously owned single family home was this high. May 2017 Results   The median sale price for a previously owned single family home in May was $269,000. The last time the sale price was … [Continue reading]

Grand Canyon Title Agency conveniently located in the heart of Scottsdale!

Our Scottsdale office is located just west of the 101 at 8520 E. Shea Blvd, suite 115, 85260. If you already work with a Grand Canyon Title escrow officer thank you! Keep on working with them.  If not, stop in and see us! Meet our escrow … [Continue reading]

Real Estate Agents: Contract law class in beautiful new construction luxury home in Heart of Scottsdale!

 June 22, 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Contract to Closing: Contingencies, Clauses and Cures for three hours of contract law. Enjoy the class in a brand new luxury home in the Heart of Scottsdale. The home is approximately 4,341 square feet priced at … [Continue reading]

Scottsdale Report: Residential Real Estate Trends for April 2017. Estimated months of supply for single family homes and more!

This report is on Scottsdale sales and new listing trends for single family, apartment style, townhouse and patio homes. The data was compiled from the Arizona Regional Multiple Listing Services, Inc. (ARMLS). In April, of the four residential … [Continue reading]

First Quarter 2017: Residential Sales Volume Highest in Eleven Years!

First Quarter 2017 Results Previously Owned Single Family Homes Maricopa County   Data compiled from the Arizona Regional Multiple Listing Services, Inc. Sales volume in the first quarter of 2017 was the highest since 2006, which was before the … [Continue reading]

Which buyer costs can a seller concession now pay?

Sixty Days Later: The New AAR Purchase Contract Published May 2, 2017 in the Arizona Journal of Real Estate & Business http://www.asreb.com/2017/05/sixty-days-later-the-new-aar-purchase-contract/  By Fletcher R. Wilcox The Wilcox … [Continue reading]

Who will be the top real agent, broker and more!

https://www.facebook.com/gctatitleinsurance/posts/1523914220952047 Old Town Scottsdale 2017 Friday Night Industry Party Awards will be for Residential real estate agent of the year Residential real estate broker of the year … [Continue reading]

Arizona jobs projected to increase by 138,553 and Greater Phoenix jobs by 115,258. More jobs will keep the fire going for already hot housing market.

On March 9, the Arizona Office of Economic Opportunity released job projections.  Jobs in Arizona are projected to increase by 138,553 from the Second Quarter of 2016 through the Second Quarter of 2018.  The majority of the increase in jobs is … [Continue reading]

Thanksgiving Celebration: Its History

Abraham Lincoln made the Thanksgiving Proclamation on October 3, 1863.  A purpose of the Proclamation was to unify the nation, which was in the midst of the Civil War.   Thanksgiving Day was to be the last Thursday of November. Credit for … [Continue reading]