How to Make the Best Offer When Buying Land in Tucson, AZ

Buying land in Tucson, Arizona, can be an exciting prospect, especially if you’re looking to build your dream home or invest in real estate. However, making the best offer when buying land in Tucson can be challenging, especially if you’re unfamiliar with the local real estate market. The key is to research factors that influence […]

The Stock Market’s Impact on the Housing Market

At the end of 2021 and the beginning of 2022, the housing market was filled with cash buyers offering way over a seller’s asking price, making the market incredibly competitive and favoring sellers. But, as the federal government increased interest rates in March 2022, the economy slowed down, and the housing market shifted into more […]

Should I Go House Hunting During the Holidays?

  Are you on the house hunt? Whether you’re just beginning or in the 10th month of searching for your perfect home or land, there’s a popular notion that winter is the time to hunker down and stay inside instead of moving into a new home. So, should you buy a home or wait until […]

4 Tips on Relocating To A New Neighborhood

A lot of preparation goes into moving to a new neighborhood, and it can be overwhelming. Between finding your way around town, starting a new job, and making new friends, it can be stressful. After all, you’re making a huge life change, and you want to get it right. But, if you take it one […]

The Best Coffee Shops in Tucson, AZ

Tucson has a strong local coffee culture with many independent roasters to complement the national chains. Thanks to the strong coffee and a huge range of customizations, nearly every neighborhood and area boasts convenient and delicious coffee. From downtown to the burgeoning westside market district, we bring you a guide to the best coffee shops […]

How to Bring Utilities to Vacant Land

You found your perfect piece of land in a private, rural spot in the countryside. It’s exactly what you wanted, but there’s one problem: no utilities. You’ll want your basic services (electricity, water, etc.) to make your space livable. So, how can you bring utilities to your vacant land? Check for the Closest Utility Lines […]

Wildlife and Washes: The Beauty of Living On Tucson Land

In my previous post, I shared information about Pima County’s rules and regulations for building on Tucson lots or vacant land where washes are present. I’ve also recently covered why washes are so common in Tucson, why you don’t have to fear them, and how to proceed in buying a vacant lot or vacant land […]

When Water Runs Through It: Buying Tucson Lots or Land with a Wash

While searching for vacant lots in Tucson, one feature that frequently gives lot buyers pause is the presence of a wash on a prospective property. As a homesite and land specialist in Tucson for many years, here’s what I’ve learned: when it comes to washes, the more you know about them, the less there is […]

6 Things to Consider When Buying Land

Going through the land buying process can be an exciting journey. You’ll discover that so many options and opportunities exist, and you may fall in love with a particular parcel with the best views. Several factors go into finding the right land, and it’s important to do a lot of research beforehand or double-check with […]