eddieknoell

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About Eddie Knoell

A native Phoenician serving Arizona Homeowners with over 15 years lending experience and currently the Vice President and Partner of Signature Home Loans LLC. Eddie has been a mortgage broker since 2003.
Serving Homeowners Since 2003

Increased Labor Costs–Who Pays the Premium?

In the wake of the housing crash of 2008, thousands of construction workers across the country suddenly found themselves unemployed. Ten years later, labor shortages in the construction industry are affecting the cost of housing nationwide. In the metro Phoenix area, these shortages are even more acute since the Valley lost more construction jobs than anywhere [...]

2018-09-18T10:18:45+00:00September 18th, 2018|

As Phoenix Home Prices Continue to Rise, It’s Still a Good Time to Buy

  Here in Phoenix, home values have been steadily increasing and the long term trend has favored sellers over buyers. This means, if you're worried you won't get your money out of the house you're thinking of buying when you sell, don't be. It's still a good time to buy. For the past ten years, [...]

2018-09-11T12:21:49+00:00September 11th, 2018|

How Many “Labor Days” Does it Take to Pay the Rent?

On Monday the country celebrated Labor Day, the federal holiday that honors American workers and all they do for the country. Americans work hard to feed their families and put roofs over their heads, so it’s nice that there is a national holiday that acknowledges that. In light of this (and last week’s post [...]

2018-09-05T12:07:24+00:00September 5th, 2018|

Buying a Home Cost Less than Renting in Phoenix

According to real estate website Trulia’s most recent Rent vs. Buy report, the cost of buying a home in the Phoenix Metro area is 25.9% cheaper than renting. This number is slightly less than the national average of 26.3%. The study is based on buyers making a 20% down payment on a 30-year fixed [...]

2018-08-30T14:41:46+00:00August 28th, 2018|

Three Ways to Accelerate the Home Buying Process

A recent article on the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) website suggests that Realtors® are investing a significant amount of time working with their clients before being compensated. According to the NAHB's Housing Trends Report (HTR), most prospective home buyers who are actively seeking to buy a home have been in the [...]

2018-08-30T14:38:10+00:00August 21st, 2018|
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