Will you need an attorney to buy or sell a house? In Arizona, an attorney is not required to be part of a real estate transaction. Real estate licensees are legally allowed to write contracts as part of their representation of clients. However, agents are NOT allowed...
Part of the complexity of buying a home is the mortgage loan process. This is made even more difficult by the ever-changing guidelines that lenders have for loan qualification. This video with a local Tucson lender helps demystify some of the issues around...
If you’re considering retiring in the Tucson area or even want to purchase a winter home, you will have ample options available to you. Here are a few of the most popular active adult communities in the Tucson area: Green Valley Green Valley is a 55+ community that...
At some point in the process of buying a home, you may become frustrated with the selection and start to consider a brand new home. There are many benefits to doing this, not the least of which is that you’ll have a several-year warranty on your major systems and...
One of the first things you will do when you buy a new home is deposit your earnest money check. If you are paying cash, the source of your earnest money is more or less irrelevant. However, if you have a home loan for your purchase (like most buyers do), the lender...
Now that the holiday season is behind us many of us are turning our thoughts towards home repair or remodeling. If you are considering these types of projects in preparation to sell your home you will be thinking differently than if you are remodeling for your own...
MANY people relocate to Tucson, Arizona for retirement or for a job. So what happens if you need to relocate but don’t have the time to spend weeks here looking for the perfect home for you? Thanks to modern technology, there is a solution that works very well and...
Thinking of selling your home soon? In addition to getting your home pre-inspected, consider how an appraiser will view your home. Most buyers today obtain home loans which makes the appraisal an important part of a real estate transaction. Appraisers will consider...
Looking at the commission on a real estate transaction makes many reasonable people consider listing their homes themselves and just advertising them with a yard sign and on a couple of online sites. If you have a background as a real estate agent or an attorney, this...
Real estate agents are, by nature, salespeople. While many are not salesly about selling homes, they certainly can be salesly about selling themselves. This is because agents are perpetually applying for a new job. As they finish transactions with their clients,...
Robin was great! She listened to me for what was most important to me in a home. She helped me find exactly what I was looking for. As a new Realtor myself she showed me how to treat a client right, a great role model. Robin was there every step of the way from showing… Read more “Realtor’s Perspective”
Robin has been extremely patient with us–she stuck by us for THREE years until we found exactly what we wanted and could afford. She is very knowledgeable in the process and stays on top of details. Always professional and responsive. I have not hesitated to recommend her to others. – Busy World
I recently used Robin [Willis] to represent me in the sale and purchase of some homes when we downsized. I have bought and sold several homes over my years here in Tucson and Robin is by far the best realtor I have found. She was extremely knowledgeable on all aspects of the process, and was… Read more “Best in the Area!”
Robin [Willis] was our Realtor in a short sale transaction. Robin assisted my wife and I in navigating a complex and intricate short sale process. Robin was able to maintain a buyer on contract for over a year, which says something to her ability to follow through on tasks. In addition, this also demonstrated Robin’s… Read more “Highly Responsive & Recommended”
Our recent home buying experience was made possible by the hard work and expertise of our agent, Robin [Willis]. When the mortgage company became difficult Robin stepped in and smoothed everything out. She ended up doing everyone’s job, including her own, quite efficiently. I don’t think this deal would have closed without her. – Randi… Read more “Couldn’t Have Done it W/O Robin!”
Robin [Willis] gets my highest recommendation as she is very professional, extremely efficient, and has the ability to put the client’s needs first. She did everything I could have asked, and went the extra mile in finding the perfect home for me. I believe she is the best in the business. I would recommend her… Read more “Robin Went the Extra Mile”
Like many homeowners nowadays we were struggling to make our payments and the banks were not in any hurry to help. I first contacted Robin with some general questions with regards to short sale vs. foreclosure and was sold on her immediately. She is extremely knowledgeable and explains stuff well. She advised us the of… Read more “Will Use Her Again”
We’ve called on Robin to help purchase two homes in Vail. Our first home was purchased while we were still living in the Midwest. She made the purchase process seem routine and painless. Our second home purchase was only 2 years later and we sought Robin’s help in making this purchase as well. – Steve… Read more “Very Happy Repeat Customer”
Robin sold this home to us and for us. SHE is a consummate professional. When she sold it to us, she spent 3 weeks covering nearly all of southern Arizona and hearing our needs. When we needed to sell, she was quick to help and stayed on top of details for us. Throughout these processes,… Read more “A Consummate Professional”
Robin was very helpful throughout the whole process. I come from Columbus, Ohio and found Robin’s name while searching for properties here in Tucson. She emailed me updates for over a month for properties. Then when I sold my home my grandmother went into the hospital so I was late getting out here. Robin was… Read more “Satisfied Long Distance Buyer”
Robin was so wonderful to work with while buying our first home! She was attentive to our wants and wanted us to get the best home for us! She was in it for us and our love for the home not just a sale! My husband was deployed during our home buying process and she… Read more “Satisfied First Time Buyer!”
Robin [Willis] has helped our family with three homes. Robin was great and very helpful. Robin makes everything easy and convenience with a home purchase. If you need an honest realtor that will find you your right home, call her. – Jose Vidales
Robin came highly recommended to us by our neighbors. We were very pleased with Robin’s professionalism and her knowledge of the market. I would recommend Robin to anyone who is in the market to sell their home or to buy. She won’t disappoint you! – VPBaker
I am not sure if I could say enough great things about Robin [Willis] and her team. Robin always appears to have the best interests of her clients in mind and she goes out of her way to ensure she covers everything. I have worked in the escrow and title insurance industry for over 15… Read more “Intelligent Realtor”
Robin did a great job in selling my home in a fast manner. What I enjoyed most about working with Robin is she either answered my call immediately or called me back within 5-minutes. Thanks so much, Robin! – Tarah Howard
I unconditionally recommend Robin. She is consistently reliable, knowledgeable, professional, and resourceful, and I am enormously thankful for her expertise in helping me find my perfect home. My situation was a particularly challenging one, and Robin took on every matter that arose (and there were many!). She was extremely effective in solving difficult issues, always… Read more “Working with her was the BEST!”
Working with Robin [Willis] was the best experience we could have hoped for. We were in a bit of a hurry as we looking to relocate to Arizona from Washington state as my husband had to report to his new job within weeks. We called Robin right away when we got the job offer and… Read more “Happy Long Distance Buyers”
I have worked with Robin twice (years ago for a short sale and just recently for a home purchase). I have recommended her to friends who have also had a great experience. Her knowledge of the area is fantastic and she also understands all of the steps in the purchasing and selling process so there… Read more “Highly Knowledgeable Agent”
My husband and I were looking for a realtor who would work with us as first time homebuyers and newly weds. We wanted someone who would be kind, patient, helpful, and caring. We got SO MUCH MORE with Robin. She was there for us every step of the way. She guided us to different home… Read more “Newlyweds and First Timers”
Robin sold my home. I chose her over other agents interviewed because of her strong negotiation skills and taking care of protecting my interests during the process. Highly recommend. – Satisfied Seller
Robin [Willis] was our realtor when we had to short sale our home. She was very professional, extremely knowledgeable about the short sale process, and tirelessly negotiated the terms of our sale between the buyer and our bank. She made sure we knew what to expect going into the short sale, kept us informed throughout… Read more “Very Professional & Extremely Knowledgeable”
I’ve been buying & selling real estate for 40 years – Robin is the best realtor I’ve ever worked with. She is knowledgeable, thorough, creative and follows thru. And, of course, her listings sell! – JZM
Robin is exceptionally responsive, detail-oriented, market savvy and professionally capable. I would recommend her to any friend, acquaintance or colleague. She knows her business in and out, makes no promises she can’t keep and does everything in her power to satisfy the expectations of all parties. – Happy Client
We recently purchased our dream house and Robin [Willis] was our agent. Robin was there for us every step of the way with expert advise and in constant communication throughout the whole process. Robin took the time to Really Listen to what we were looking for in a house and what was really important to… Read more “Found Our Dream Home”
When I was going through a challenging period of my life which simultaneously included a divorce and short sale of our home I turned to Robin [Willis]. Even though I was a licensed real estate agent in Arizona at the time, handling my own transaction under these circumstances was off the table. Robin’s patience, consideration,… Read more “Complete Relief while Selling in a Divorce”
Robin is exceptionally responsive, detail-oriented, market savvy and professionally capable. I would recommend her to any friend, acquaintance or colleague. She knows her business in and out, makes no promises she can’t keep and does everything in her power to satisfy the expectations of all parties. – S.L.