Are You Ready For Some Football? Buffalo Wing Hummus

It's that time of year again!  The football season has started and leaves us with many, many questions.  What shall I serve for my tailgating/football party? I am originally from Upstate New York and so Buffalo Wings are in our DNA. There is only one proper way to serve them! Hot sauce, un-breaded and  dipped in blue cheese of course! This hummus dish is a classic take on the original. I found the recipe online and of course began playing with it! I hope you enjoy! INGREDIENTS: 2 … [Read more...]

Why I Am Proud To Be A RE/MAX Agent.

http://   There are many real estate companies to chose from as a consumer as well as a real estate professional.  I have been with RE/MAX for over 10 years.  There are cheaper companies for me to chose from. But I love the commitment and professionalism displayed by not only the RE/MAX organization, but also from my fellow agents.   Thank you for watching the video and considering us for your real estate needs. Shelly Farley. … [Read more...]

Shelly Farley Group: Let’s Talk Kitchen Remodels

I recently read that a kitchen remodel should take 6 to 9 months to plan. 6-9 MONTHS?!   Really?  Well, after reading a little further I now understand why.  Proper preparation not only takes time but it also reduces your stress long term. Homeowners like to change their mind!  You won’t be tempted to change your mind during construction and create change orders, which will inflate construction costs and hurt your return on investment. 1. Plan, Plan, Plan.  What is important in your kitchen? … [Read more...]

The Community of Sun Groves in Chandler.

Sun Groves is a great community in Chandler, Arizona.  The subdivision of Sun Groves is over 600 acres and 93 of those acres are for parkland or common areas. It has bike paths, walking paths as well as a catch and release pond. Navarrete Elementary School is located inside the community of Sun Lakes while Basha Accelerated Middle School and Basha High School are just outside the community and to the north.  Chandler Unified School District. For those needing a little fun and adventure, … [Read more...]

New Federal Guidelines on Replacing Hot Water Heaters!

Are you familiar with the new mandates regarding the replacement of hot water heaters?   The Department of Energy has made changes over the last 10 years in an effort to save energy and promote clean air.  Hot water heaters will increase in size  as a result and some modifications may be required in order to install them such as adding an electrical outlet, changing gas features, etc. For s simple explanation, please watch the video … [Read more...]

A Seller’s Guide To Navigating The Home Inspection.

A Seller's Guide To Navigating The Home Inspection. There are two ways a home inspection comes into play when selling your home. Option 1: You, the Seller, order a pre listing inspection and repair the "hot list" before you list the property for sale. Why would a seller do this?  Knowledge is power! It gives the seller a leg up in the negotiation process.  The repairs are not an "unknown" to the buyer so they will feel more confident submitting their offer. In Arizona, there is a … [Read more...]

New Listing in Circle G Ranches

Just listed in Circle G Ranches. This is a fantastic property located on acreage in Tempe, which means its close to everything! Located in the Kyrene School District and close to parks, shopping, fine dining as well as the 60, 202 and I-10 freeways. This home sits on a cul de sac lot of over 18,000 square feet. Perfect for all your toys, pets and fun! Built in the highly desirable split bedroom floorplan with 3 bedrooms this home also offers a  den or office.  The house is 2726 square feet … [Read more...]

Warner Ranch with Pool @ #931NBeckCourt

#931NBeckCourt is back on market after a remodel. 931 N Beck Tour Summer is here!  And with temperatures of 110 plus degrees, you will truly enjoy the diving pool in this backyard.  Located in Warner Ranch, this 3 bedroom home is close to parks, schools, shopping, fine dining as well as the 202,101 and I-10 freeways. Looking for other homes in Warner Ranch? We can help! … [Read more...]

Don’t Try This At Home? DIY Don’ts!

I am addicted.  I am addicted to those remodel shows on HGTV. House Crashers, Yard Crashers, Property Brothers.  The list goes on. Saturday mornings are my favorite time to watch HGTV too. I wake up, grab a big cup of coffee and pop on the TV.  What will they do today?! Perhaps I should have started this with the disclaimer, "I am NOT a handy person, but I aspire to be." My last project looked simple enough.  I removed my clay based tile in my house.  It looked easy enough.   Just to make … [Read more...]

FOR SALE: 931 N. Beck Court w/POOL

PRICE REDUCED!!!The WARNER RANCH Cutie Is Located In The Kyrene School District. A Spacious, Floor plan With Wood Floors And Tile Flooring In All The High Traffic Area. Dinner Preparation Will Be A Breeze In This Kitchen That Also Includes Microwave, Large Island And A Refrigerator. The Home Was Just Repainted Inside And Ready For Move In. Put Some Fun In Your Life With A Private Backyard And Cool Waters Of Your Own Private Pool. This Is A Corner,Cul De Sac Lot With Only One Neighbor-The … [Read more...]