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Harney: Commission split not a simple issue

May 21, 2015 12:15 pm
Columnist Kenneth Harney |
WASHINGTON — It’s one of the dark corners of American real estate that doesn’t get much attention from consumers: When realty agents representing potential buyers don’t like the commission split offered on a particular listing, they might boycott it — simply not show the house to clients.

Tucson real estate

May 18, 2015 6:34 pm
Sales SSM Manufacturing LLC bought a 12,644 square-foot building at 2699 E. Valencia Road from Palice Investments 2699 LLC for $625,000. Rob Blaser, with Picor, represented the seller and Picor’s Paul Hooker represented the buyer.Premier Auto Management LLC bought a 40,000 square foot lot at 5230 E. 22nd St. from Aaron Autos and Trucks LLC for $408,000. Paul Hooker and Greg Furrier, with Picor, represented both parties.Cherrylake Partners LLC bought a 6,112 square foot building at 2080 E. Beverly Drive from Maddux Enterprises LLC for $410,000. Stephen D. Cohen and Russell W. Hall with Picor represented the buyer and Timothy Healy with CBRE represented the seller.Wildcat Equities LLC bought a 10-unit apartment complex at 3053 W. Anklam Road from SA Challenger Inc. for $325,000. Allan Mendelsberg with Picor represented both parties.Monteer Properties LLC bought a 12-unit apartment complex at 320 and 326 E. Elvira Road from Steeplechase Nepsa 1996 LLC for $230,000. Allan Mendelsberg, with Picor, represented the seller and Eddie Waters, with Realty Executives Tucson Elite, represented the buyer.

What's going up around Tucson?

May 16, 2015 4:00 pm
This hole will hold the tanks for gasoline at a new QuickTrip store directly to the west of the Clear Channel building on the NE corner of Oracle and Fort Lowell roads in Tucson, AZ. | Ron Medvescek / Arizona Daily Star
A convenience store, charter school, apartments, ER and steaks — here’s a rundown of current construction activity around town: The latest QuikTrip location is being built on the northeast corner of Oracle and Fort Lowell roads.

Super liens pose perils for home buyers

May 14, 2015 4:30 pm
Columnist Kenneth Harney |
WASHINGTON — Could some of the nearly 67 million Americans who live in communities governed by homeowner associations — condominiums, master-planned developments, cooperatives and others — face much tougher underwriting and higher interest rates when they apply for a mortgage?

House flippers doing well in Tucson, report says

May 7, 2015 7:34 pm
Realtor Susan Marshall shows off features of the home she and and her crew fixed up in the 3000 block of South Hoffman Lane, near South Harrison and East Golf Links roads. Marshall says a typical home flip takes about six weeks. | Photos by Mike Christy / Arizona Daily Star
Tucson is one of the most lucrative markets for flipping houses, with the average flipper seeing profits of more than 50 percent, a new report shows. But as the housing sector stabilizes and reality TV-inspired flippers flood the market, the opportunities are not expected to last.
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