Subscriber ExclusiveAs Zillow Group halts Phoenix ‘iBuyer’ sales, Arizona remains real estate battleground state Paradise Valley, Scottsdale Realtors speculate motivation By Terrance ThorntonTwitter: @ININEWSMANPosted 10/22/21 Earlier this week when the most dominant online real estate marketplace publicly announced it was halting its buying program here in the Valley of the Sun the news sent shock waves throughout the … To Our Valued Readers – Visitors to our website will be limited to five stories per month unless they opt to subscribe. The five stories do not include our exclusive content written by our journalists. For $5.99, less than 20 cents a day, digital subscribers will receive unlimited access to YourValley.net, including exclusive content from our newsroom and access to our Daily Independent e-edition. Our commitment to balanced, fair reporting and local coverage provides insight and perspective not found anywhere else. Your financial commitment will help to preserve the kind of honest journalism produced by our reporters and editors. We trust you agree that independent journalism is an essential component of our democracy. Please click here to subscribe. Sincerely, Charlene Bisson, Publisher, Independent Newsmedia Please log in to continue E-mail Password Log in Need an account? Non-subscribers Click here to see your options for becoming a subscriber.