1. Preparing Your Home For an Open House

    Selling a house is a combination of having a good real estate market at the time, getting the right people to view the house, and being able to present the house in an effective way. This all might sound simple, but when each part is lacking, the process can take a considerably longer time. While there’s not anything individual homeowners can do about the Sedona real estate market, they can have…Read More

  2. Top Negotiating Tactics For Homebuyers

    Buying a house is exciting, but it also comes with a lot of stress about finding the right one, in the right neighborhood, with the schools, and of course, at the right budget. When you do find the house you’re looking for, don’t get too excited just quite yet. Putting in an offer for a house, and then the possible negotiating process can take some time, and in the end it may ultimately not wo…Read More

  3. Things to Do in Sedona This Fall

    Another Labor Day weekend has come and gone, which means autumn is just around the corner. Here at Brian & Cindy Real Estate, we want to help you enjoy this season like never before. Keep reading for a list of fun things to do in Sedona this fall. Grand Canyon Celebration of Art Now through September 15, residents have the chance to watch artists paint along the South Rim as they interpret ama…Read More

  4. The Benefits of Refinancing Your Home

    You’ve been hearing for a while that now is the perfect time to refinance your home. Yet many homeowners are reluctant to begin the refinance process because they don’t understand how much it can benefit them in the long run. Here at Brian & Cindy Real Estate in Sedona, our realtor encourages you to take advantage of these all-time low interest rates! Here are five benefits of refinancing …Read More

  5. Why You Should Buy Real Estate in Sedona

    The U.S. housing market remains white-hot, especially in Arizona. Here are just a few reasons you should consider purchasing real estate in Sedona. Weather Visitors typically associate Arizona with cacti and hot temperatures. However, if you take a closer look at temperature averages for Sedona, you’ll see that most of the year is incredibly pleasant. Just look at the month of December, when a 6…Read More

  6. 5 Tips for Hiring a Realtor

    So, you’ve decided to buy a house in Sedona. Whether this will be your first home, second home, or forever home, the realtor you hire could end up being a difference-maker in the process. With that in mind, here are five tips for hiring a Sedona realtor. Do your own research   Any prospective home buyer can go online and find the highest rated real estate agents in their area. At Brian & C…Read More

  7. Little-Known Facts About Sedona

    A quick search of Sedona will tell you the small city near Flagstaff is surrounded by red-rock buttes, steep canyon walls, and pine forests. The warm weather coupled with delicious food spots and countless places to relax makes Sedona a popular place to retire. But our real estate team is here to tell you that Sedona is more than just a beautiful place to live during your golden years. Here are fi…Read More

  8. Debunking the Most Common Home-Buying Myths

    Summer is the perfect time to start thinking about how you can make the jump from renter to homeowner. Picture it now — you’re hosting regular barbecues with friends and family, watching those incredible Arizona sunsets from your own backyard, and seeing that the landscaping is maintained according to your specifications.  Before you get too far ahead of yourself, though, it’s important to …Read More

  9. The Ultimate Home Buyer’s Checklist

    While there may not be one surefire way to go about buying a house, there are definitely a number of safe practices. Here at Brian & Cindy Real Estate, we strive to help Sedona residents navigate the home buying process in a way that’s simple and stress-free. Here is a practical home buyer’s checklist for 2019, as referenced from The Balance: Find a reliable real estate agent We’ve discu…Read More

  10. Mistakes to Avoid When Hiring a Realtor

    Whether you’re looking to buy or sell a property, hiring the right realtor makes all the difference. Not only will a good real estate agent save you money, but they will also save you from taking on additional stress. What many Sedona residents fail to realize, though, is that not every realtor is the same. Here are five mistakes to avoid when hiring a local realtor: Going with the cheapest one …Read More