Lizy Hoeffer

How much house can you really afford??

09. 23. 19

Happy Monday everyone!! One of the questions I get asked all the time by people near and far is: How much should I be paying for my house? And this doesn't necessarily have to do with how expensive a home is, but has EVERYTHING to do with how much of your monthly budget should go towards housing. This answer is a little bit different for everyone, and really depends on what YOU are comfortable with when it comes to payments....

How to get your offer accepted in a seller’s market

08. 05. 19

The market is crazy these days! According to July housing numbers, in Maricopa county there is a little over 2 months supply of homes. This means that if you're a homebuyer, and the average takes 30-60 days, there will be no more homes left for sale in a little over two months! This is what we call a "Seller's Market" and because of this, it's not uncommon to have a multiple offer situation, and for the seller to receive bids...

How to Save When Living Paycheck to Paycheck

06. 24. 19

Regardless of what generation you are part, you should consider “paying yourself first” as a part of your savings plan. I first heard this concept listening to a podcast with Rachel Hollis and Dave Bach the author of “The Latte Factor” ( you can listen to this here). It was really eye-opening to me, and I love how easy this is for people in any stage of life to try for themselves! Essentially, this strategy asks you to save one...