Brian Hargrove's Blog Posts

Jul 25 2023 6003 1

Market analysis for Raleigh NC in 2023:Housing MarketThe Raleigh housing market is still a seller's market, but there are signs that it is starting to cool off. In June 2023, the median sale price

Read More

Preparing Your Triangle Area Home For Sale In 2023

The Real Estate Market in Raleigh NC continues to be red hot. Here are some things you can do to get your home ready for sale. Preparing your house for sale is essential to maximize its appeal

Read More

Tips For Increasing Your Home Value In North Carolina

Here are some ideas for home improvements that can increase the value of your home:Remodel the kitchen: A kitchen remodel can be a great investment because it is a room that is often used and can

Read More

Questions Buyers Should Consider When Purchasing A Home In Raleigh NC

Here are some questions that a new home buyer might want to consider asking during the home buying process: What is the overall condition of the home? Are there any major repairs or renovations

Read More

Home Improvements That May Increase The Value Of Your NC Home

Here are some ideas for home improvements that can increase the value of your home: Remodel the kitchen: A kitchen remodel can be a great investment because it is a room that is often used and can

Read More

Tips For Preparing Your Home For Sale In Raleigh NC

Declutter and depersonalize: Remove excess items from your home and store them offsite. This will help potential buyers see the space more clearly and envision themselves living there.Clean and

Read More

Raleigh NC Real Estate Market Update Summer 2022

The Raleigh NC Real Estate Market continues to be red hot. Evan with interest rates increasing and talks about a recession, the Raleigh area remains one of the most sought out places for

Read More

2022 NC Real Estate Form Changes For Realtors

Every Year on July 1st, North Carolina Realtors face changes to manty of the standard forms they use to help clients buy and sell properties. The NC Realtors website NCRealtors.org is always a

Read More

Grow Local Realtys 5th Annual Coat Drive At Bombshell Beer Company

Grow Local Realty's 5th Annual Coat Drive at Bombshell Beer Company! Adult Coats Needed! Get one raffle ticket for every adult coat you donate. More coats, more chances to win! Food Truck, Live

Read More

Raleigh NC Real Estate Update August 2021

The Triangle real estate market continues to be red hot. Homes are selling immediately in most cases and many are selling for over asking price. With rates continuing to be historically low and the

Read More

Raleigh NC Area Real Estate Market Update 2021

Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill and surrounding areas continue to be red hot! Most homes are getting multiple offers and selling almost immediately after hitting the market. Many homes are also getting

Read More

Real Estate Testimonial Gerald And Shayna First Time Home Buyers

Woohoo! It sure is a great day to close! Please join me in welcoming Gerald and Shayna and their family to Harnett County! I had such a great time working with your lovely family and am over the

Read More

Apple Inc Is Coming To Wake County NC

Apple just announced a new campus is coming to Wake County! This announcement has already made our red hot real estate market even hotter. Check out these awesome Wake County homes for sale. For

Read More

Raleigh Real Estate Market Update August 2020

Raleigh Real Estate Market continues to be red hot! Here is more information about the Raleigh Market from our friends at Triangle

Read More

Homes Are More Affordable Right Now Than They Have Been In Years

Homes Are More Affordable Right Now Than They Have Been in YearsToday, home prices are appreciating. When we hear prices are going up, it’s normal to think a home will cost more as the trend

Read More

Does Your Home Have What Buyers Are Looking For

Does Your Home Have What Buyers Are Looking For?There’s great opportunity for today’s homeowners to sell their houses and make a move, yet due to the impact of the ongoing health crisis, some

Read More

A Historic Rebound For The Housing Market

A Historic Rebound for the Housing MarketPending Home Sales increased by 44.3% in May, registering the highest month-over-month gain in the index since the National Association of Realtors;(

Read More

Is The Health Crisis Driving Buyers Out Of Urban Areas

Is the Health Crisis Driving Buyers Out of Urban Areas?The pandemic has caused consumers to re-examine the components that make up the “perfect home.” Many families are no longer comfortable

Read More

New Construction Homes In Holly Springs NC

Holly Springs NC New Home Construction is still booming!  Want to see all the new homes for sale in Holly Springs, click the photo : ;

Read More

Raleigh NC Real Estate Market Update 2020

While the world has changed, somethings have stayed consistent. The Raleigh NC real estate market continues to be one of the hottest in the nation! Many homes in Raleigh are selling extremely fast

Read More

Bring Your Real Estate Career To The Next Level

Are you ready for the support, training, technology and commission split you deserve? Come find out why Grow Local Realty's Agent-Centric model is right for you! Call  or text Brian

Read More

RALEIGH AREA REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE

The Raleigh Real Estate Market continues to be one of the best in the Nation. Because the Triangle continues to top national lists of best places, to work, retire, start a business and raise a,

Read More

Instant Offers On Your Home

The Real Estate Market has changed dramatically over the past few years. Many sellers are accepting "instant" offers from investors and national home buying companies. While these offers may save

Read More

2020 Forecast Shows Continued Home Price Appreciation

2020 Forecast Shows Continued Home Price AppreciationQuestions continue to rise around where home prices will head in 2020. The latest forecast from CoreLogic shows continued

Read More

Get Your House Ready To Sell This Winter

Get Your House Ready To Sell This WinterSome Highlights Winter is a great time to list a house, since inventory is traditionally low, and most sellers are holding off until spring to put their

Read More

Tips To Sell Your Home Faster

Tips to Sell Your Home FasterWhen selling your house, there are a few key things you can prioritize to have the greatest impact for a faster sale:1. Make Buyers Feel at HomeDeclutter your home!

Read More

The What Why For Home Warranties

If you’ve only ever rented before, the necessity of a home warranty may be unknown to you. As a renter, you are used to a landlord who will fix any issues you run into - but that all changes when

Read More

The Cost Of Renting Vs Buying A Home

The Cost of Renting vs. Buying a Home [INFOGRAPHIC]Some Highlights: Historically, the choice between renting and buying a home has been a tough decision. Looking at the percentage of

Read More

Buyer Demand Growing In Every Region

Buyer Demand Growing in Every RegionBuyers are out in full force this fall, increasing the demand for homebuying in all four regions of the country.According to the latest ShowingTime Showing

Read More

4 Tips To Sell Your Home Faster

4 Tips to Sell Your Home FasterEvery spring and summer, the inventory increases because people want to sell their home. For those with children, they may want to be in their new home for the

Read More

Time To MoveUp And Upgrade Your Current Home

Now’s the Time to Move-Up and Upgrade Your Current Home!Homes priced at the top 25% of the price range for a particular area of the country are considered "premium homes." In today’s real estate

Read More

Millennials Are Increasing The Demand For Condominiums

Millennials Are Increasing the Demand for CondominiumsWhen deciding to buy a home, people are presented with many different options. The type of home you buy depends on your needs, budget, and in

Read More

Is Mortgage Debt Out Of Control

Is Mortgage Debt out of Control?The housing crisis of the last decade was partially caused by unhealthy levels of mortgage debt. Homeowners were using their homes as ATMs by refinancing and swapping

Read More

Top 5 Reasons You Should NOT FSBO

Top 5 Reasons You Should NOT FSBORising home prices coupled with a lack of inventory in today’s market may cause some homeowners to consider selling their home on their own (known in the

Read More

Know What To Expect At Your Home Inspection

Know What to Expect at Your Home InspectionSo you made an offer and it was accepted. Now, your next task is to have the home inspected prior to closing. Agents oftentimes make your offer

Read More

What You Need To Know About Private Mortgage Insurance PMI

What You Need to Know About Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI)Whether it is your first time or your fifth, it is always important to know all the facts when it comes to buying a home. With the large

Read More

Why Is So Much Paperwork Required To Get A Mortgage

Why Is So Much Paperwork Required to Get a Mortgage?When buying a home today, why is there so much paperwork mandated by the lenders for a mortgage loan application? It seems like they need to know

Read More

5 Reasons To Sell Your House This Summer

5 Reasons to Sell Your House This SummerHere are 5 compelling reasons listing your home for sale this summer makes sense.1. Demand Is StrongThe latest Buyer Traffic Index  from the

Read More

2 Myths Holding Back Home Buyers

2 Myths Holding Back Home BuyersFreddie Mac recently released a report entitled, “Perceptions of Down Payment Consumer Research.” Their research revealed that,

Read More

2 Trends Helping Keep Housing Affordable

2 Trends Helping Keep Housing AffordableTwo positive trends have started to emerge that impact the 2019 Spring Housing Market. Mortgage interest rates for a 30-year fixed rate loan have dropped to

Read More

The Feeling You Get From Owning Your Home

The Feeling You Get from Owning Your HomeWe often talk about the financial reasons why buying a home makes sense. But, more often than not, the emotional reasons are the more powerful and compelling

Read More

How Homeownership Delivers Unsurpassed Family Wealth

How Homeownership Delivers Unsurpassed Family WealthThere are many financial benefits to homeownership, but probably none more important than its ability to create family wealth.How Housing Matters

Read More

The Impact Staging Your Home Has On Your Sale Price

The Impact Staging Your Home Has On Your Sale PriceSome Highlights: The National Association of Realtors surveyed their members & released the findings of their Profile of Home

Read More

May 22 2019 27049 1

WHAT TO EXPECT AFTER YOU LIST YOUR HOMEAfter all of the preparation required to list your home, you are probably ready to relax and wait for offers. While most of the hard work is done, it is

Read More

Starting The Search For Your Dream Home Here Are 5 Tips

Starting the Search for Your Dream Home? Here Are 5 Tips!In today’s real estate market, low inventory dominates the conversation in many areas of the country. It can often be frustrating to be a

Read More

3 Things To Avoid After Applying For A Mortgage

Whether you are buying or selling your home you will need a real estate professional on your side. Call/text today (984) 833-9233 for a free consultation. As a token of my appreciation all

Read More

Why Access Is Such Important Factor In Getting Your House Sold

Why Access Is Such Important Factor in Getting Your House Sold!So, you’ve decided to sell your house. You will hire a real estate professional to help you through the entire

Read More

4 Tips For Making A Competitive Offer

4 Tips for Making a Competitive OfferSo, you’ve been searching for that perfect house to call 'home,' and you've finally found it! The price is right, and in such a competitive market,

Read More

May 15 2019 27049 1

                                         REPAIRS TO MAKE BEFORE SELLING YOUR HOMESo you’re

Read More

May 10 2019 27049 1

MOVING TIPS TO MAKE YOUR LIFE EASIERWhether this is your first time moving or your 10th, there are always new tips and tricks to making your move a little more smooth each time. While we are so

Read More

Terms Sellers Market Buyers Market Explained

Seller's Market or Buyer's Market?You probably heard terms "Seller's Market" and "Buyer's Market". If you ever wondered what that means, here is a quick visual guide.Simply put when there are more

Read More

What Would Make You Sell Your House

What Would Make You Sell Your House?There are many reasons why a homeowner decides to sell their house and move. The latest Generational Trends Report from the National Association of

Read More

KEEP YOUR HOUSE SMELLING GREAT EVERY SINGLE DAY

Have you ever walked into someone else’s home and were overwhelmed by how incredible it smelled? Or maybe you couldn’t wait to leave because there was a not-so-great scent as soon as you?

Read More

DIY SHIPLAP FOR ONLY 40 DOLLARS

Thanks to Chip & Joanna Gaines, shiplap is filling homes across the country, and for good reason. Shiplap can give you a beautiful feature wall without having to choose an accent color you may not

Read More

Why Pet Friendly Homes Are In High Demand

Why Pet-Friendly Homes Are in High DemandOne of the many benefits of owning your own home is the freedom to find your ‘furever’ friend. By pointing out the aspects of your home that

Read More

What To Consider When Choosing Your Home To Retire In

What to Consider When Choosing Your Home To Retire InAs more and more baby boomers enter retirement age, the question of whether they should sell their homes and move has become a hot topic. In

Read More

Your Home Spring Maintenance Checklist

Your Home’s Spring Maintenance ChecklistSome Highlights: Whether you plan on selling your home this spring or not, conducting this maintenance will help ensure your home functions well for the

Read More

3 Reasons Renters Want To Buy A Home

3 Reasons Renters Want To Buy A HomeHomeownership is still a cornerstone of the American Dream! 50% of renters are determined to own a home. If you are currently renting, let's get together to

Read More

10 Steps To Buying A Home

10 Steps To Buying A HomeIf you are thinking of buying a home, you may not know where to start. Here is a simple list of 10 steps that you will go through to purchase a home. Make sure to

Read More

Exciting News Mortgage Rates See Biggest One Week Drop In A Decade

Mortgage Rates See Biggest One-Week Drop in a DecadePrimary Mortgage Market Survey®U.S. weekly averages as of 03/28/2019According to Freddie Mac "mortgage rates see biggest one-week drop in a!

Read More

Data Says April Is The Best Month To List Your Home For Sale

Data Says April is The Best Month to List Your Home for SaleThe spring housing market is off to the races! The inventory of homes for sale is increasing, buyers are out in force, and interest

Read More

Do 46 Million Millennials Know They Are Mortgage Ready

Do 46 Million Millennials Know They Are Mortgage Ready?Many have written about the millennial generation and whether or not they, as a whole, believe in homeownership as part of attaining the

Read More

20 Tips For Preparing Your House For Sale This Spring

Some Highlights:When listing your house for sale, your top goal will be to get the home sold for the best price possible!There are many small projects that you can do to ensure this happens!As your

Read More

Del Webb Carolina Gardens Is Coming To Fuquay Varina

Del Webb Carolina Gardens to be Company’s Fourth Triangle-area 55+ Community; Slated for Opening Summer 2020Del Webb, the nation’s leading builder of active adult communities for those ages 55

Read More

Increase Your Family Wealth

Want To Increase Your Family’s Wealth? Here’s How!Everyone should realize that unless you are living somewhere rent-free, you are paying a mortgage – either yours or your landlord’s.

Read More

Staging Helps Buyers To Visualize A Property As Their Future Home

More Than 80 Percent of Realtors® Say Staging Helps Buyers To Visualize A Property As Their Future HomeNAR - "In addition to staging, agents recommended sellers take these important actions: 95

Read More

What Credit Score Do You Need To Buy A House

What Credit Score Do You Need To Buy A House?There are many misconceptions about the credit score needed to buy a house. Recently, it was reported that 24% of renters believe they need a

Read More

How To Price Home For Sale

One Of The Strategies How To Price Home For SaleEvery homeowner wants to make sure they maximize their financial reward when selling their home. But how do you guarantee that you receive the

Read More

Do Not Let Your Luck Run Out

Don’t Let Your Luck Run Out! Buy A Home This SpringSome Highlights: Interest Rates for a 30-year fixed rate mortgage have dropped to 4.41% from near 5% in 2018. Take advantage of more

Read More

Whats Going On With Bidding Wars

What’s Going On with Bidding Wars?In a strong seller’s market, like the one we have experienced over the past few years, bidding wars are common and expected. This makes sense! A

Read More

Homeownership Is A Cornerstone Of The American Dream

Homeownership is a Cornerstone of the American Dream“The rumors of my death are greatly exaggerated.”The famous quote attributed to Mark Twain can apply to homeownership in the United States

Read More

7 Things To Avoid After Applying For A Mortgage

7 Things To Avoid After Applying for a Mortgage!Congratulations! You’ve found a home to buy and have applied for a mortgage! You are undoubtedly excited about the opportunity to decorate your new

Read More

FirstTime Buyer Advice

If you’ve never purchased a house before, you may have no idea where to begin when preparing to become a homeowner. You may be on the fence about buying, or you may feel like you are ready to

Read More

Local Market Update

Would you like to know what your home is worth? Here is a free tool, click to  Get Your Free Home Value

Read More

Preparing To Spring Forward

Some Highlights:Whether you plan on buying or selling this spring, these tips could help you ‘spring ahead’ of your competition!Spring brings two things: more buyers & more sellers! Get prepared

Read More

Fuquay Varina Holly Springs Market Update

Have you had any thoughts of selling in 2019?  Would you like to know what your home is worth? Here is a free tool, click to Get Your Free Home Value.

Read More

What Is Happening To The Real Estate Market

What is Happening to the Real Estate Market? Question that many Americans keep asking "Is the real estate market going to crash?" The previous housing market was fueled by

Read More

Home Prices Across The Country

Home Prices Up 5.73% Across the Country!Some Highlights:The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) recently released their latest Quarterly Home Price Index report.In the

Read More

Interest Rates Hit New 12 Month Low

Interest Rates Hit New 12 Month Low!According to Freddie Mac’s Primary Mortgage Market Survey, interest rates for a 30-year fixed rate mortgage are currently at their lowest for.

Read More

Benefits Of Becoming A Homeowner

What are the Benefits of Becoming a Homeowner?Every family has a list of important dates. We celebrate birthdays, anniversaries, pet adoptions…and the list goes on. For 64.4 percent of

Read More

Impact Of Interest Rates On Purchasing Power

Know The Impact Of Interest Rates On Purchasing Power The interest rate you secure when buying a home not only greatly impacts your monthly housing cost, but also impacts your purchasing

Read More

Moving Across America

Where Did Americans Move in 2018?Some Highlights: Every year United Van Lines conducts their National Movers Study by tracking their customer’s movement state-to-state over

Read More

Americans Rank Real Estate Best Investment For 5 Years Running

Americans Rank Real Estate Best Investment for 5 Years Running!Some Highlights: Real estate has outranked stocks/mutual funds, gold, savings accounts/CDs, and bonds as the best long-term

Read More

Why A Normal Market Is Just What We Need

Why A Normal Market is Just What We NeedThe housing market has been hot for a while now. Homes have been flying off the shelves as fast as they have been listed. Buyers have been competing in

Read More

2019 Will Be A Great Year For Buyers AND Sellers

2019 Will Be a Great Year for Buyers AND SellersMany homeowners believe that rising interest rates and home prices have scared away buyers and therefore have not listed their houses for

Read More

All My Single Ladies

All My Single Ladies!In 2017 alone, 60% of women millennial buyers were single! Buying a home seems to come with the idea that it’s the step AFTER you get married and have a family - but that

Read More

How To Price Your Home For Sale

It's Because Of The PriceAre you getting frustrated that your home hasn't already sold? Has it been sitting on the market with little to no showings, while houses nearby are going under contract

Read More

Stop Paying Your Landlords Mortgage

LADIES OF REAL ESTATE BLOGS You're Making Your Landlord Rich While you’re fussing over your bills, did you realize you’re making your landlord rich? Rentals are the most lucrative

Read More

The Spring Homebuying Season Is Almost Upon Us

"The spring homebuying season is almost upon us, and if rates stay lower, inventory continues to grow, and the job market maintains it's strength, we do expect to see a solid spring market."Michael

Read More

This Is A Perfect Time To List Your House And Here Is Why

Thinking of Selling Your House? This is a Perfect Time!It is common knowledge that a great number of homes sell during the spring buying season. For that reason, many homeowners hold off 

Read More

4 Questions To Ask Before Selling Your House

Any Thoughts Of Selling In 2019? Here Are 4 Questions To Ask Before Selling Your

Read More

Raleigh NC Is Number Two On Best Places For Business And Career Forbes List

Incredible news for Raleigh, NC and surrounding area! Way to go! Raleigh, NC #2 Best Places for Business and Career https://t.co/CWoBSexYzp via @forbes. Any thoughts of moving to Raleigh in 2019? I

Read More

Five Things You Will Want To Know About Life In Fuquay Varina

 Five Things You Will Want To Know About Life In Fuquay VarinaHave you heard of Fuquay Varina, NC? Here are some cool facts:Properties values increased 6.75% over the last year.Median home

Read More

The KonMari Method Helping You Prep Your House For Sale

The KonMari Method: Helping You Prep Your House For SaleOne of the biggest challenges sellers face when listing their house is decluttering. Cleaning out some of the more personal decorating choices

Read More

End Of Year 2018 Market Update For Durham Johnston Orange And Wake Counties

The overall sale price of homes were up 5% in 2018 versus 2017 according to the Triangle MLS. The Triangle real estate market continues to thrive when compared to the rest of the country. We

Read More

Coming To Town In Holly Springs NC 2019

Holly Springs continues to see amazing growth. Many national, regional and local businesses have decided to open up shop in 2019. Here is a link to all the proposed, approved and under contract

Read More

Holly Springs NC Weekend Events Jan 25th Thru 27th

Friday Local Events!*Niche Wine Lounge Music with Ryan Fawcett 8pm*Project Dance 2019 at the Holly Springs Cultural CenterJoin us as we celebrate and showcase the variety of dance styles,

Read More

My New Website Allow You To See MLS Listings

It feels so great to have my website going! We have so many great tools on this site. I Love that we can give our clients access to all the listing on the!

Read More

Dec 28 2018 New Walking Goal Set

According to Google it takes 66 days to make a habit. Last time I was able to make it 66 days, what's another 299. I'll be walking 30mins a day for 365 days in a row.  Here we go! I'll be

Read More

Business Owners Are Relocating To Raleigh Durham NC

 Business Owners are Relocating to Raleigh Durham NCThe Raleigh Durham NC area is becoming a hot spot for new business owners to relocate to. Those who have done their research have found that

Read More

Sellers Take Note AC Kitchens And Energy Efficiency Top Criteria For Buyers

When you’re getting ready to list your home, you want to make sure any changes or renovations are going to give you a return on your investment by making your home more appealing to potential

Read More

Something You Should Know Before Looking At A New Construction Model Home

Picture yourself out for a drive one weekend. You see a sign that says:New Construction Homes!Models Starting At $XXX,XXXNext Right!Maybe you’re actively looking for a house, or maybe it’s just

Read More

Have Just Average Credit You Can Still Get A Mortgage

According to Time Magazine, the average credit scores in the US as of April 2017 are: 652 for people ages 18 – 29 671 for people ages 30 – 39 685 for people ages 40 – 49 709 for

Read More

More Than 75 Of Experts Predict Sellers Market Will Continue

Thanks to a historic inventory crisis, rising home prices, and stiff competition for property, the vast majority of markets across the US currently favor sellers. And according to most experts, it

Read More

Majority Of Buyers Favor School District Over Home Features

  Like the old saying goes, when it comes to homeownership, the most important thing? Location, location, location.According to a recent report from Realtor.com, getting their kids

Read More

New Housing Is Just Around The Corner As Building Permits See Dramatic Increase

There’s no denying that the inventory crisis (which, according to the recent Housing Shortage Reportfrom Realtor.com, is the worst facing the US in more than 20 years) has made things

Read More

New Survey Finds Misconceptions About Down Payments Keeping People From Purchasing Homes

One of the main reasons people aren’t buying homes is they think they can’t afford it—especially the down payment. But, as it turns out, there are plenty of buyers out there who actually 

Read More

New Legislation May Make It Easier For NonTraditional Buyers To Secure Mortgages

Following the financial crisis of 2008, the Obama administration passed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street and Consumer Protection Act which, in an effort to clean up the mortgage industry, imposed stricter

Read More

May 2018 Was The Hottest Home Buying Season In History Raleigh

Homes have been flying off the market across the country—oftentimes for above asking price—for quite some time now, with many real estate agents and experts saying it’s been unlike anything

Read More

Projected Mortgage Increases Wont Affect Property Values Says Lender

With interest rates projected to rise an entire percentage point in 2018 (according to a recent report, the rate for a 30-yr fixed-rate mortgage is projected to jump from the end of 2017’s 3%

Read More

Think Buying A Home Will Be More Affordable In 2019 Think Again

There’s no denying that it’s tough out there for buyers. The inventory shortage has created a market that’s more competitive than normal. As a potential buyer, you might be thinking “I

Read More

How To Buy A House Even If You Have A LessThanPerfect Credit Score

Buying a home is, for many people, an essential part of the American dream. But for people with a checkered financial history – and a less-than-perfect credit score – it can feel like a dream

Read More

Dealing With A Past Bankruptcy You Can Still Buy A HomeAnd Sooner Than You Might Think

In the past 6 years, more than 5 million Americans have filed for bankruptcy. And while many people believe that filing for bankruptcy causes long-term financial ruin—and will keep them from ever

Read More

Think FSBO Will Save You Money New Study Says Otherwise

When a seller prepares to put their home on the market, they have one of two choices: working with a real estate professional to sell their home, or attempting to sell it on their own (aka ”

Read More

Newly Built Homes Including More Affordable Options Expected In 2018

The inventory shortage has been a real challenge for buyers. The competition for homes—especially starter homes—has made it difficult for potential buyers to successfully find and purchase

Read More

Raleigh Real Estate Market Update March 2018

Here is the latest Real Estate Update for Raleigh and the surrounding areas. Courtesy of the Triangle.

Read More

What To Do This Month To Maintain Your New Home April

For those of you new to our area please know that the pollen is usually not this bad! Hopefully some Spring rain will wash a lot of it away. In the meantime, here are some tips for this month

Read More

What To Do This Month To Maintain Your New Home March

In the South March is the time for Spring cleaning- flowering trees are budding and Spring is in the air!Interior: Change furnace filters. This is a good time to air our curtains and bedding on

Read More

Painting Your Raleigh Area Home

Ready to paint your home? Be sure to use the right finishes in each room and feature to make the best impact in your home. Using the wrong finishes can backfire for home owners if the wrong ones are

Read More

After Signing On The Dotted Line

Here's what comes next in NC....Timelines are approximate. Actual dates will be finalized during/after the offer process. Step 1 The Offer Have earnest money check and due diligence

Read More

Raleigh Real Estate Market Update

The Raleigh real estate market continues to thrive. Sellers are getting top dollar for their homes and selling quickly. Here is the latest update from the nice folks at the Triangle MLS.;

Read More

What To Do This Month To Maintain Your New Home February

Besides staying warm and eating comfort foods here are the things you should do this month.Interior: Change furnace filters. Dare I say it-it's a great time to re-organize your closets! Keep the

Read More

Dont Replace Your Agent With The Internet

Don't Replace Your Agent With The InternetWith the influx of new technology and web based solutions, it isn't a surprise that everything is moving fast into the era of the internet. From sites like

Read More

Storage Ideas For Small Bathrooms

Storage Ideas For Small BathroomsIs your bathroom small? It’s the worst, isn’t it? Well, unfortunately, small bathrooms are very common, and are usually the smallest rooms in the house. I can

Read More

Call Raleigh Home And Take These Easy Day Or Weekend Trips And Explore

Now that you've decided to make the Raleigh-Durham area home and after the moving van has left and you've tamed the chaos you might be looking for ways to explore your new state.Here are some of the

Read More

What To Do This Month To Maintain Your New Home January

Interior: Change furnace filters. It's that time of year again-organize paperwork for tax purposes! This is a great time to deodorize rugs and carpeting since you're spending a lot of time indoors.

Read More

Check Out The Raleigh Area For Affordability And Desirability

Once again, another accolade for the wonderful area we call home. Trulia's list of the Top Ten Housing Markets for 2018 is as follows:1. Grand Rapids, MI with a median sales price of $163,7502.

Read More

What To Do This Month To Maintain Your New Home December

Brr-the weather can start to get a bit chilly, even in the South!Interior: Change furnace filters. On those especially chilly nights, leave cabinet doors under sinks open to keep the pipes from

Read More

What To Do This Month To Maintain Your New Home November

Thankfully there is not much to do in the way of home maintenance this month-all the more time to enjoy Thanksgiving!Interior: Change furnace filters. If you don't have automatic vents or haven't

Read More

Fall Leaves Bring Sold Signs

Summer has come to an end and you probably are thinking you've lost the opportunity to sell, and need to wait till next summer. But that's far from the truth! Although it's not as hectic and crazy

Read More

What To Do This Month To Maintain Your New Home October

Interior:  Change furnace filters. The days are getting shorter now and it’s a good time to reset your lamp timers. Check windows for condensation between the glass to see if any of

Read More

What To Do This Month To Maintain Your New Home September

Ah yes, Fall! Cooler days, crisp nights-it's my favorite time of year! Apple picking, pumpkin patches and soon, smiling little goblins trick or treating!Interior: Change furnace filters. This is the

Read More

What To Do This Month To Maintain Your New Home August

Ah, the "dog days" of summer! Whatever your take on the weather here are some tips for maintaining your home in the hot weather.Interior: Change furnace filters. If you have installed a dehumidifier

Read More

Real Local Humans Behind Amazing Worldwide Technology

With the influx of new technology and web based solutions, it isn't a surprise that everything is moving fast into the era of the internet. From sites like Uber to Grubhub, we generally can pull up

Read More

6 REASONS YOUR HOME WONT SELL

6 REASONS YOUR HOME WON'T SELLAre you ready to sell your home and want it to have a great first impression on the market? Or maybe your home has been listed for a few weeks or months, and you can't

Read More

Who Is Working For You

Do you want to be sure that the agent who is answering your questions is working in your best interest or do you just assume that such is the case?There are several different types of agency

Read More

15 Arts Events You Cant Miss In Raleigh NC This Summer

Another great article by Kristen Baughman  I have a child that attends high school in Raleigh at  Longleaf School of the Arts. This is a fantastic college prepatory school that challenges

Read More

WHAT TO DO THIS MONTH TO MAINTAIN YOUR NEW HOME JULY

Interior: Change the a/c filters and run ceiling fans to help with cooling costs. Keep an eye on houseplants since we tend to spend more time focusing on outdoor plants. Ventilate whenever

Read More

WHY YOU NEED TO SELL THIS SUMMER

WHY YOU NEED TO SELL THIS SUMMERThe market is hot, hot, hot! With interest rates at an all time low for buyers, the market has turned into a feeding frenzy, and home sales are skyrocketing in.

Read More

New High School Will Be A Dream Come True

Wake County and Fuquay-Varina officials grabbed shovels on Thursday, June 29, 2017, to take a ceremonial scoop of dirt, marking the beginning of Willow Spring High School’s.

Read More

Summer Is Here

100 Outdoor Summer Concerts in Raleigh, N.C.                Raleigh knows how to rock the summer! The area's outdoor

Read More

What To Do This Month To Maintain Your New Home June

Summer's coming! Here are a few tips to be ready:Interior: Open the windows in temperate weather and air the house out. If you have allergies you can install an electronic air cleaner directly on

Read More

32 New Things To Do In Raleigh NC This Spring

We love to call Raleigh our home for some many reasons. I am sure after reading  visitraleigh.com you will want to call Raleigh your home too. There are so many activities for

Read More

What To Do This Month To Maintain Your New Home May

Over the next twelve months I hope to give you a guide to things you can do to keep your home in top condition. After all, it's the largest investment you'll ever make and spending a little time

Read More

New Constuction

Do you dream of buying a newly constructed home? While there are a lot of benefits to a new build... Nothing beats the feeling of being the first person to live in a newly-built home.

Read More

Deed Restrictions

Do you know what deed restrictions are?? Deed restrictions are often called “restrictive covenants" Deed restrictions are rules and regulations that govern one or more lots or parcels of land.

Read More

The Market Is Crazy How To Come Out On Top

So Raleigh and the Triangle area are in a seller’s market. What can you do as a buyer to get the home you want?Competition for homes is at an all-time high. Homes available for purchase are

Read More

JC Raulston Arboretum

Have you ever visited the JC Raulston Arboretum?We recently spent a day there for Raulston Blooms a family event every year. It was a short drive from our home in beautiful  Fuquay Varina 

Read More

Want To Know How Much Homes Cost In The Raleigh Area

People have been flocking to the Raleigh area for years-it's not just for the beautiful weather, although we have plenty of that, but this is a wonderful place to raise a family, find a job or buy a

Read More

10 Ways To Find Out About A Neighborhood Without Being There

I have relocated a few times from state to state and you just never know what a city and neighborhood is really like. What about schools, crime rates. things to do?? There are many more things

Read More

10 Ugly Wallpapers Youll Wish You Could Unsee

I remember as a small child going to the store with my mom as she picked out new wallpaper. Then she and my Aunt would get to work. Now when you visit a property do you ask yourself.... What were

Read More

Its That Selling Time Of Year Again

The Spring selling season is here and there are a few things you can do to set your home apart from all of the other competing properties.Curb appeal is crucial-sometimes when I pull in the

Read More

Is Granite Going Out Of Style

Can it be?? But everyone loves granite? Or do they??? I have always been drawn more towards older homes with more character.  I find the newer homes to all be very similiar in the finishes

Read More

Come Home To Apex

Apex, NC is truly the "peak of good living!"Apex has been named as one of  the top ten suburbs to live in in the country in a study done by Realtor.com.  The spokesman goes

Read More

Feb 13 2017 29986 1

When is the best time to list my home ? It's been a rule of thumb that over the course of the past decade, people waited to list their home until the Spring.  In 2016 this has shifted to

Read More

Find Your Ideal Neighborhood

There are alot of great areas out there and the internet makes it so easy to do our research!! Realtor. com has some great tools to get you started and the local agent can help you in the area you

Read More

2016 Was The Best Year For Existing Home Sales In A Decade

It was a great year for home sales. What will 2017 bring us?? It’s a tough time for buyers—not enough homes on the

Read More

Getting An FHA Loan Just Got Easier At Least For A Few Days

Are you among those buyers who think you need to put 20% down to purchase a home? Maybe you don't know about FHA loans. FHA loans are guaranteed by the government and you can purchase a home with as

Read More

Childrens Bookstore Planned For Downtown Raleigh

Very exciting news for all of us book lovers. Kids that read tend to do better at school. If a bookstore is on your wish list for Downtown Raleigh, wishes do come true.   Read With Me, a

Read More

What Is A Cape Cod House Hint Its On Monopoly Boards

Is a Cape Cod your favorite type of architecture?? I have always loved a Cape Cod style home and also love living here in the Raleigh area. Can you really find them??

Read More

Discussing Rising Interest Rates For Mortgages

Interest rates for home mortgages have begun to rise but there’s no reason to panic. Rates still remain historically low.According to an article published in REALTOR® Magazine recently quoted

Read More

5 Vows To Make Now To Sell Your Home In 2017

Lots of great ideas to start the process....People vow to do all kinds of things—hit the gym, get more sleep, quit Froot Loops—and if you plan to sell your home this year, making a few promises

Read More

Raleigh NC Winter Temperature

It's that time of year again! While we don't see the harsh winters like the folks up North in Buffalo NY, we do have some days and nights during the winter here in the Raleigh area where the

Read More

Microwave Butter Toffee For Your Christmas Time

I've found that making candy in the microwave is the easiest thing ever. Here's a quick and easy recipe for the Holidays:Microwave Butter Toffee 1-1/3 cup sugar 1 cup softened butter 2

Read More

Community Sonoma Springs

Royal Oaks Homes introduces Sonoma Springs, which is located in one of the fastest growing towns in North Carolina, Fuquay-Varina. With floor plans ranging from about 2000 to over 3500 square feet,

Read More

Real Estate Titles

Did you know there was a difference???Real Estate Titles Explained: Agent, Broker, REALTOR®When you are looking for a real estate professional, it is wise to work with a member of the National

Read More

Wake County Parks

                                 

Read More

Raleigh Ranks Among Best Places Live Work Play And More

The following is a list of recognitions Raleigh has received throughout the years.Just some of the reasons many of us have come here and made it "Our"

Read More

LOOKING FOR SOME FAMILY FUN IN THE RALEIGH AREA IN NOVEMBER

VISIONS OF SUGARPLUMS HOLIDAY ART & GOFT SJPWNovember 3-5, 2016 9am-8pm Quail Hollow Swim & Tennis Clubhouse Midtown Raleigh FREEA VETERAN'S DAY REMEMBRANCENovember 11 11am-noon Veterans

Read More

Essential Guide To Selling Your Home Fast

Selling your home can be stressful, especially if you don't know the keys to getting it sold fast and for top dollar.1.  The right agent2.  How to find the ideal price to sell your home

Read More

Things To Do In Raleigh NC November 2016

Raleigh, N.C., starts gearing up for the holidays this month! Shopping sprees, light displays, ballets and hockey games make for perfect weekend adventures, date nights and family gatherings. by

Read More

Why You Should Continue To Market Your Home During The Holidays

I think there’s a general trend among sellers to think that they should take their houses off the market during the Holiday season and wait until Spring to put it back up for sale. That could be

Read More

Why Single Ladies Are Buying A Place Of Their Own

“It  is really is an empowering thing to say you own a home,” As it turns out, single women have been the second-largest homebuying group behind married couples since at least 1981, when

Read More

NC State Fair In Raleigh October 13 Thru 23

Just one more reason to love living in the Raleigh area!!  Check out some newly listed homes right here in Raleigh!!It's the favorite week of North Carolinians (and our neighbors). It's N.C.

Read More

Atkins Village Location FuquayVarina NC

Community OverviewLocated in Fuquay-Varina, Atkins Village will feature many of Royal Oaks’ award-winning floor plans ranging from 2,000-3,200 sq. ft. First floor owner suites, spacious kitchens,

Read More

Taking The Confusion Out Of The Home Buying Process

Home Ownership TimelineTimelines are approximate. Actual dates will be finalized during/after the offer process. Step 1 The Offer Have earnest money check and due diligence fee check and

Read More

Triangle Real Estate Market Update July 2016 Results

The Raleigh Durham area real estate market continues to thrive. Plenty of buyers and a lack of inventory has led to a reduction in the days on market for a listing down to 34 days. This is amazing

Read More

Whats In A Name Really

We are proud to be Grow Local Realty.But why “Grow Local?” Seems like a funny name for a real estate company, doesn't it?We are Grow Local because we have dedicated our real estate careers to

Read More

Day Trip Itinerary Garner NC

Just 12-minute drive from downtown Raleigh, N.C.,Garnerhas retained its small-town charm while boasting an exceptional quality of life thanks to hundreds of acres of award-winning parkland, an

Read More

Fuquay Mineral Spring Park

Visit the Fuquay Mineral Spring Park and drink the “healing waters” from the Fuquay Mineral Spring, for which the town gets the first part of its name. A beautiful place to picnic, walk and

Read More

Artful Expressions New Discoveries By Michael Robson

Raleigh, N.C., is full of passionate, creative people. A hub for visual artists, these creative types are physically changing the way our destination looks with beautiful public art pieces. Just

Read More

When It Matters Choose Experience

In this age of digital communication, where you can easily find information on the internet about a home, why would you need an experienced agent working for you?Here's why:Increasingly potential

Read More

Open House In Fuquay Varina

Listed by Grow Local Realty of Holly Springs, this beautiful house is located on 1 acre in Fuquay Varina.  It is just under 4,500 square feet, 4 bedrooms + 3.5 baths + 3 car garage and has an

Read More

Harris Teeter Coming To Downtown Raleighs Seaboard Station

Construction is set to begin at the end of 2017 or early 2018 on a 53,000-square-foot full-service Harris Teeter store in Seaboard Station off of Peace Street on the northern end of downtown.&

Read More

Jul 10 2016 20367 1

                                 

Read More

We Seem To Have A New State Tree

Yep, it's that ubiquitous orange and white construction barrel!But seriously, in all of the years that I've lived in this area I've watched it grow into a vibrant and inviting place to live. Yes,

Read More

Let The Games Begin

Have you ever felt like your Real Estate Agent wasn't doing you a service and did not have your best interest at heart?  Maybe you have felt like you were taken advantage of or that important

Read More

Triangle Real Estate Market Update May 2016

The Triangle MLS video above has great information about our red hot market. There is still a lack of supply which means homes are selling for top dollar.....Fast!  Average day on market is 42

Read More

Newset Member At NC State

NC State has another mascot.....son of Tuffy 1 is here Tuffy 2 Electric Boogaloo!Just a 25 minute from Fuquay-Varina is the PNC arena and Carter-Finley Stadium home to our beloved Wolfpack teams.

Read More

Great Established Community In Fuquay Varina

West Oaks in Fuquay Varina is a great tree lined neighborhood. Here are some great homes for sale in West Oaks. Homes in West

Read More

Pig Out At The Apex Peak City Pig Fest

Don't miss out on the 5th annual Pig Fest this weekend in Downtown Apex. This is a great event for the entire family. Food, Activities and amazing BBQ. Per the official website http:/

Read More

Why Do We Keep Asking If Youve Talked To A Lender

Have you been asked by a real estate agent, "Have you spoken with a lender yet?" Why do you think we keep asking that question?There have been many, many changes in home loan lending over the years

Read More

Stable Property Tax Rates Are Only One Reason To Move Here

In a recent study published by CoreLogic North Carolina ranked in the lowest category for property tax rates, coming in at under 1% compared to the national average of 1.3%.But lower property taxes

Read More

Here Comes Summer

It's almost that time of year again-traditional schools will be finishing up classes and you're looking for something to keep the kids interested and occupied during those lazy summer months

Read More

Whats Not To Love About Raleigh NC

The accolades just keep coming-#2 Best Places for Business and Careers#9 Fastest Growing Places#3 Job Growth#3 Best Cities for Young Professionals#5 Best Cities to Raise a Family#22 Best Places to

Read More

How To Set Your Home Apart From The Competition

The Spring selling season is here and there are a few things you can do to set your home apart from all of the other competing properties.Curb appeal is crucial-sometimes when I pull in the

Read More

Triangle Real Estate Market Update January 2016

The Triangle Real Estate Market continues to thrive. Below is a great market recap from the great team at the Triangle MLS. If you are currently in the market to buy or sell a home in Wake or

Read More

Johnston County Real Estate Market Update

Homes sales in Johnston County continue to be solid. Many sellers are getting full price offers and selling their homes in 90 days or less. There are several great deals in Johnston County including

Read More

First Night Raleigh 2016

How dow you plan to celebrate the New Year 2016?  The Raleigh Acorn is lowered to ring in the New Year.  While the acorn has become synonymous with First Night Raleigh, the festival is

Read More

Exploring Cary North Carolina

Cary is a thriving community in the heart of the Triangle, conveniently located between Raleigh and Research Triangle Park.  Despite its growth and proximity to the capital city, Cary has

Read More

Exploring Raleigh NC

Raleigh, the state capital, is centrally located and offers easy access to both the beautiful beaches and stunning mountain vistas on either end of the state.  The city boasts a growing

Read More

Exploring Wake Forest And Rolesville NC

The Wake Forest/Rolesville area is located just north of Raleigh NC.  Wake Forest was the original home of Wake Forest University for 122 years before it moved to Winston-Salem in 1956.  

Read More

Durant Nature Preserve

There are many fine parks in North Raleigh to spend a relaxing day or afternoon to decompress from the hectic workweek.  Durant Nature Preserve is a fine example of the parks that Raleigh

Read More

Fall Arts Fair

It's almost time for Raleigh's Fall Arts Fair.  Featuring Pullen and Sertoma Arts Center artists including jewelers, painters, potters and more.  Enjoy demonstrations, try out class

Read More

Calling All Raleigh Area Cyclists

Raleigh has begun the process of updating its 2009 Bicycle Plan.  Since the 2009 Bicycle Plan was adopted, the City has earned a Bronze-level Bicycle Friendly Community award, but there is

Read More

Free Raleigh Event Oct 31st SCARECROW FESTIVAL

Join Raleigh's annual homage to the scarecrow! Come build a scarecrow and get into the spirit of fall. Stuffing materials and forms to support your scarecrow are provided. You come prepared

Read More

The 50th Annual Parade Of Homes

The Parade of Homes, NC's largest open house presented by the Home Builders Association of Raleigh-Wake County, will run October 3-4, 9-11, and 16-18 from 12pm-5pm.  This annual, free tour is

Read More

Nc 2015 State Fair Nothing Could Be Finer

It's that time again.  The North Carolina State Fair will be in town from October 15-26.  Come out and experience the food, rides, games and music the fair has to offer. If you love to

Read More

How Your College Major Predicts What House You Can Afford

It's the classic-age query "What's your major?  The real question should be what kind of house do you want to live in?  Here's the non shocker:  Not all majors are created equal. ;

Read More

Unity In The Community Outdoor Music Festival

The Triangle #1 station for inspiration presents Unity In The Community Day outdoor music festival.  It will take place September 12 at NC State fair Grounds in Raleigh from 11am to 6pm.

Read More

What Home Feature Rules In Triangle North Carolina Area

Diversity is one of the United States greatest assets. Thats true even in home design.  From coast to coast, the way we like to live varies enormously.  Sitting in a covered patio sipping

Read More

Do You Have What It Takes To Win A Home Sellers Heart

When faced with a multiple offer scenario you might try these task for a more favorable outcomeWRITE A (SINCERE) LETTERWriting a letter can bet effective, but you can't crank out a generic form

Read More

My Real Estate Agent Makes HOW Much

There’s a widely held belief that real estate agents get large checks on any given transaction. Many people believe that an agent makes 5, 6, 7 or even 10% just for being their agent.Here’s

Read More

Recent Television Ads Directed At Veterans

Recently there have been many real estate ads on television directed at our veterans advising them to refinance their homes to cover credit card debt and other bills. While some people may have a

Read More

So You Want To Buy A House

These are exciting times for home buyers--homes in the Raleigh area remain affordable and interest rates are still low.Here are a few (admittedly tongue-in-cheek) things to keep in mind when

Read More

A Home Buyers Guide To A Sellers Market

Buyers should consider what would go wrong in this kind of market.  A bidding war could entice you to spend more than can afford.  An inflated price could leave you paying more than what

Read More

Fourth Of July Celebration And Childrens Parade In Wake Forest NC

How are you celebrating the 4th of July weekend?  On Friday July 3rd at 5:30 pm-10:00pm the town will kick off the celebration with fireworks, games, live entertainment, and a whole lot more

Read More

Wake Forest NC Ranks Second Best City In North Carolina

Movoto Real Estate, an online real estate brokerage recently conducted a study to find the best cities in North Carolina.  After analyzing the state's 50 most popular municipalities, Wake

Read More

Understanding Real Estate Agency Relationships

Do you want to be sure that the agent who is answering your questions is working in your best interest or do you just assume that such is the case?There are several different types of agency

Read More

Wake Forest NC TOPS Morning Club

TOPS-Take Off Pounds Sensibly Do you need help in your weight loss journey, accountability partner.  TOPS is a non-profit weight loss support program that welcomes all!  Your

Read More

Are You Ready For Some Summer Music In Raleigh NC

2015 Summer In The Park Concert Series is underway.  Located in Raleigh NC Pullen Park.  The series has begun.  It opened on May 24th at 6pm with One Tribe as the featured artist.;

Read More

Pending Home Sales Rise To Highest Level In Nine Years

Are you ready to buy a home?  Sales are up,  reported by the National Association of Realtors.  Recently reported in their Pending Homes Sales Index.  Homes sales increased in

Read More

If You Are Considering A Move To The Raleigh Area Check Out Average Home Prices Here

There are many reasons folks are moving to our area. Reasonable home prices, low property taxes, cost of living, job availability, great weather and proximity to the beaches and mountains are

Read More

Even If You Are Short On Cash You May Still Be Able To Buy A Home

There is a little known loan available called a USDA Rural Development Loan that allows you to buy a home with no down payment even if you're not a Veteran or a first-time buyer. Homes in rural and

Read More

Grocer Will Anchor New Shopping Center Near Heritage Community

In Wake Forest NC Publix Super Markets plans to open its third Triangle store in a new shopping center.  Publix will anchor The Shoppes at Heritage Village, a center that is to be built at

Read More

Macys Asks Cary High To Parade

Cary High Schools marching band in Cary NC has been asked by Macy's to appear in NYC's tradition in 2016.  Band director  Matthew Minick summoned his 170 students to the auditorium

Read More

Wake County Nonprofit Aims To Offer Medical Care To All Comers

Raleigh NC Wake Health Services plans to build a sizable new health center in Southeast Raleigh NC.  Doubling the nonprofits capacity for patients in a part of the city where community leaders

Read More

Technology Jobs Are Fast Growing In The Raleigh Metro Area

Raleigh is No. 1 in the country for job growth in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) and No. 2 in the country for technology job growth over the last ten years.Our area was also cited

Read More

How To Be The House That Gets Noticed

The Spring selling season is here and there are a few things you can do to set your home apart from all of the other competing properties. Curb appeal is crucial-sometimes when I pull in the

Read More

7 Rules To Smart Home Buying

Are you asking yourself is now the time to buy a new home?  If so here are 7 rules to go by.1) All Real Estate Agents are not alike.  Make sure you find someone you like,  trust and

Read More

Spring Prep Of Outside Maintenance

The spring Real Estate Market is picking up.  Is your home ready for the many buyer's who will see it in the coming days?  It's imperative that your home stands out among all of the

Read More

Womens Empowerment 2015 Networking Conference

Playing at the PNC Arena on April 18th in Raleigh NC 11:00am.  The conference features rousing themes based upon  the empowerment of women and embraces issues that touch upon the health,

Read More

Good News About Property Taxes In North Carolina And The Triangle Area

According to a recent study by RealtyTrac, North Carolina ranks among the fifteen lowest states in the nation for property taxes. That's good news for all of the people who plan to move here

Read More

Keeping Your Money Is Easy

 This...  ...is still the best solution to This!Here's how to Get started with a home for your family.

Read More

To Build Or To Buy

Regardless of whether you decide to buy an existing home or to build a new one, there are a few steps that you must follow.  In the beginning if you've started  this process already the

Read More

2015 Summer Camp For Teens

Are your teens bored during the summer months?  Wake Tech Community College  is offering Summer Camps for Teens.  Located in North East Raleigh, give your teen something to do to

Read More

Why Relocate To The Triangle

Are you considering relocating to the Triangle area?  Welcome to our neighborhood North Carolina's Triangle region.  Raleigh, Durham Chapel Hill, Cary and the surrounding cities and towns

Read More

Why The Raleigh NC Area Attracts Young Families

Well, no surprises here-NerdWallet has picked it's Top 10 Cities for Young Families and once again, the Raleigh area holds three spots in the Top 10.Some of the things that they analyzed were Home

Read More

Sport Of Horses A New Horse Park In Snow Camp NC

Snow Camps newest horse park! Eventing, Dressage, Pony clubs, etc. Check out the link below and see what this new exciting venue is all about.  For all you horse people out there who don't want

Read More

The Preserve At Buckhorn In Middlesex NC A New Horse Community

The Preserve at Buckhorn in Middlesex  is starting a new home/ horse community and have many lots available from 5-11 acres, additional acreage can be purchased if needed.( Right now

Read More

Holly Springs Real Estate Market Is Red Hot

The real estate market in Holly Springs NC {mls: holly springs}continues to be very strong. Home are selling quicker than ever and we are seeing multiple offers on many homes. An increase in

Read More

Most Affordable Places To Live In North Carolina

SmartAsset has put out a list of the most affordable places to live in North Carolina and four of the top ten are right here in the Raleigh area!Knightdale tops the list at #1 followed by

Read More

Good News About Chronic Pain

Chronic pain affects more people than cancer, diabetes, heart attack and stroke combined.  The institute of medicine estimates there are more than 100 million suffers in  the US costing

Read More

Jan 31 2015 7186 1 Call For Fewer Tests For North Carolina Schools

3rd-8th grade students in N.C. are required to take 2-3 standardized test each year.  Parents have been complaining at least since the 1990's about the proliferation of school testing, which

Read More

Indicators Show More Stability In Housing Market

The US Housing Market grew more stable from October to November, with 15 states now on solid ground according to Freddie Mac Novembers increase push the index to a positive three month growth trend

Read More

The Raleigh And Cary Areas Are Destinations For The NE Folks

United Van Line's 2014 National Mover's Study has shown what we here in the Raleigh/Cary area have known for many years-namely, that we are the choice of many, many people tired of the weather,

Read More

How Much Cash You Need Upfront To Purchase A Home In The Raleigh Area

When you're buying your first home, cash outlay is very important. Here's what you need to know about how much money you need up front:When we find the right home and you're ready to make an offer

Read More

My Christmas Gift To You An Easy Butter Toffee Recipe

I've found that making candy in the microwave is the easiest thing ever. Here's a quick and easy recipe for the Holidays:Microwave Butter Toffee1-1/3 cup sugar1 cup softened butter2 tablespoons

Read More

Dreams Do Come True No Down Payment Needed

It's still the American Dream-to own your own home, right? But sometimes it's hard to save that money for a down payment, especially if home prices are on the rise.I can put you in touch with a

Read More

How Do You Plan On Bringing In The New Year

First Night Raleigh is a great way to bring in the New Year for the entire family.  Food, Family, and lots of fun.  Coming to Downtown Raleigh NC on December 31, 2014.  $10 all day

Read More

Are You Prepared For Flu Season

Have you prepared your family for the flu season?  Have you had your vaccine?  The Flu has claimed a second child in North Carolina.  An elementary school age student died from

Read More

Are You Considering The Wake Forest NC Area

In Wake Forest NC Town leaders have approved a major shopping center and grocery store project that will fill out development on Forestville Road near the large Heritage community.  Without

Read More

The Turkey May Get Pardoned But

BUYER, THOU SHALT NOT...This is a list of a few simple guidelines that will preventany unnecessary delays in the processing of your homemortgage loan and could possibly disqualify you fromobtaining

Read More

Getting Preapproved Is The Right Thing To Do

It’s in your best interests to get pre-approved. If you’ve ever spoken to a real estate agent in the past you’ve probably been asked, “Have you spoken with a lender?”  Why do we keep

Read More

What Realtors Need To Know About Credit Scores

Know which scores mortgage lenders depend on to fund loans When shopping for a good mortgage interest rate, consumers need to know their credit sco Many go “on line” to get a free credit

Read More

Where Buyers Found The Home They Purchased

The percentage of buyers who found their homes on the Internet has remained steady at 43 percent for two years in a row (2013 -2014).  Also, first-time homebuyers were much more likely than

Read More

Mobil Apps And Websites Outpacing Yard Signs And Open Houses

Young homebuyers are more likely to get information from mobile apps and websites than yard signs and open houses, according to an annual survey released today by the National Association of

Read More

The Real Estate Transaction Of Which I Am Most Proud

Many years ago I had a wonderful, young family come to me to buy their first home. They had three small children and, like most first-time buyers they were very excited about the prospect of

Read More

Girls High School Basketball Underway

Who's ready for some basketball?  GIRLS HS basketball that is.   Need some entertainment the week of Christmas?  Although 8 weeks away the Holiday Girls Basketball Invitational

Read More

Is Walmart Destroying America

Is Walmart running our country?  Most of us love shopping in. big clean stores that are packed with cheap merchandise.Walmart has destroyed tens of thousands of small business and countless

Read More

Scarecrow Festival November 1 2014 Pullen Arts Center

With the harvest season approaching, join the Pullen Arts Center, 105 Pullen Road Raleigh for the Scarecrow Festival.  Come out and build a scarecrow and enjoy other fall activities. 

Read More

Planes Trains And Automobiles

Well ok, not planes-but on March 21, 2015, which will be the 175th anniversary of the first train arriving in Raleigh, the City of Raleigh and the North Carolina Department of Transportation will

Read More

Raleigh NC Real Estate 2014 Third Quarter Update

So the overview for the Raleigh NC Real Estate Market is that showings and Closings are on the increase,  and inventory is decreasing except the new homes inventory. Average days on

Read More

Unraveling The Mysteries Of REALTOR Speak

How Not to Advertise a Home for Sale!estate hme! Kit w/42" cherrystaindcabs w/satnncklpulls, granitectops, cntrislnd w/barovrhng, tlebcksplsh, ss appls incldng a 5 burnrgascktp! Famrm w/cofferd

Read More

The Raleigh Area Really Shines In October

It is 80 degrees and sunny today and the leaves have not yet started turning (but that is just why so many people move to our area-for our gorgeous weather!)There are so very many things to do in

Read More

Teen Outreach Program Across Raleigh

The Teen Outreach Program (TOP) is a FREE recreation based program for teens 12-18 that runs at seven different community centers across Raleigh.  Activities include athletics, the arts,

Read More

Student Loan Debt Holding Back Homeownership Economy

The burden of student loan debt is preventing potential home buyers from starting households, which in turn is hindering overall economic growth according to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Read More

Forbes Magazine Names Elon University One Of Nations Top Four Rising Stars

Elon is recognized for its rapid rise in the magazine's annual "America's Best Colleges" list.  Elon University is highlighted as one of the nations top "Colleges to Watch," in its annual

Read More

Raleighs Accolades Just Keep Coming

For the fourth time in the past eight years Raleigh has been named the best place for business and careers by Forbes Magazine. The other years were 2011, 2009 and 2007.If you'd like more reasons why

Read More

Get Your House Ready For Fall

The days are getting shorter and the weather is getting a bit cooler. Now is the time to turn your attention to a few things you can do to get your house ready for the cooler weather.Besides the

Read More

Annual Bluegrass Festival In Raleigh Hope To See Yall There

I am a 4th generation New Yorker, and believe it or not we had Hootenannies in the Village (folk music performed in coffee houses in Greenwich Village).  Don’t know if they still hold

Read More

Holly Springs NC Real Estate Market Update August 2014 Results

The Holly Springs NC Real Estate market continues to thrive. While the closings were down about 12% year over year, they were up 12% when compared to July 2014. The average listing price for the

Read More

Raleigh NC Is One Of The Top 10 Metro Areas Where Seniors Are On The Rise

Raleigh made another top 10 list.  If you’re a senior, this is good news; if not then maybe you won’t be throwing confetti. A realtor.com analysis 10 metropolitan markets that will &

Read More

Wake County Population Reaches 1 Million Mark

Wake County officials had been "counting up" to the milestone since Monday, when they posted a digital ticker on the county’s website to mark the mathematical moment when the

Read More

Free Down Payment Money

The North Carolina Housing Finance Agency is here to help you in a big way.Even if you're not a first-time buyer there is money available if you need help coming up with a down payment for a home

Read More

Dirty Dogs Pet Extravaganza

Dirty Dogs Spa is a uniquely designed spa especially for dogs and other furry friends.  Located in Wake Forest, North Carolina.  They provide a relaxed, friendly atmosphere to pamper our

Read More

Unity In The Community

Radio station 103.9 FM The Light presents Unity In The Community on September 6, 2014 at North Carolina Central University in Durham NC.  "Unity In The Community Day is an exciting event that

Read More

Come Home To Rolesville

Just outside the bustling capital of NC sits Rolesville NC.  One of the smallest and oldest towns of wake county.  Once a farming community, is on the RISE.  You will instantly be

Read More

That Big Yellow School Bus

It's hard to believe that the (unofficial) end of summer is already here and that the kids are heading back to school already!Wake County is growing quickly and will add it's one millionth resident

Read More

If Youre New To Raleigh And Even If Youre Not

Raleigh and the surrounding area head so many "best of" lists that it's hard to keep up.If you're planning a move to the area or if you already live here the City of Raleigh offers a weekly E

Read More

Why You Need A Home Inspection

Even a brand new house can have things wrong with it. The people who build houses are just that, people—and people can make mistakes. Often it can be something that you can’t see on just a

Read More

All Dogs Want To Run Without Being Leashed

The Raleigh area has numerous fenced parks for Fido to run around in, unleashed, till he is exhausted.  Most have separate fenced ares for the little dogs to play in and not get trampled

Read More

Its Not ALWAYS About Negotiating

When it comes to buying a home many buyers feel that it should always be a negotiation between themselves and the seller when it comes to the purchase price of the property. That’s not always

Read More

Why Redfin Zillow And Trulia Havent Killed Off Real Estate Brokers

Brokers have resisted the onslaught of Internet real estate sites such as Zillow, Redfin and Trulia, and their fees have remained consistent. Yet, the electronic marketplace has virtually

Read More

If You Really Like It You Can Be Sure Someone Else Does Too

Many people today start out by looking for their new home on the internet. They start to get a sense of what they like and don’t like in a home and then start to save a few listings that might

Read More

Why Your Buyers Agent Is So Important To You

You can have the home you want and you can have the services of a knowledgeable, thorough, efficient advocate who works just for you for FREE (in most cases)!Yes, the seller still pays the'

Read More

Home Sales First Time Home Buyers And Renters

I was glad to read that pending home sales jumped 6.1% in May, and not surprised to learn they were down 5.2% from the same time last year.  However, the jump in pending sales is evidence

Read More

Did You Know This About Independence Day

 The Continental Congress voted for Independence from Great Britain actually on July 2, 1776 but did not approve the Declaration of Independence until July 4th, 1776, which was 2½ years

Read More

Raleigh NC Real Estate Very Strong And Still Rising

Raleigh NC Real Estate very strong and still rising. Raleigh NC real estate rose 4% this Spring. click on this site to read more about it. http://www.newsobserver.com/2014/06/16/3940872-

Read More

When Youre HungryDurham NC Is The Place To Be

When you're hungry...Durham, NC is the place to be!Named the "Foodiest Town in the Southeast," The dining opportunities are even more enhanced with the addition of great food trucks. They are a

Read More

The Forth Of July Is A Blast In Durham

The Forth of July is a blast in Durham! The Durham NC Real Estate scene is very exciting! There is a lot to do in Durham, NC and this is the place to see it all. Follow the link to the Durham'

Read More

Raleigh NC May 2014 Real Estate Market News

The Raleigh NC Real Estate Market had more May showings than any previous May back to 2010 according to the Triangle MLS. The increased number of showing and a continued reduction in the "days on

Read More

Cardinal Grove Real Estate In Raleigh NC

The Cardinal Grove Subdivision in Northeast Raleigh is close to everything. Easy access to Triangle Town Center, PNC Arena, RDU Airport, and Falls Lake. The home prices in the neighborhood are.

Read More

Home Prices In Wake County For May Suggest A Slowing Market

Yes, it’s still a seller’s market, with an 8.8% increase of homes listed in May.  However, overall, listings were comparatively flat with prices up only 6% year over year. Sellers are

Read More

Durham Farmers Market Is A Big Part Of The Durham Real Estate Scene

The Durham NC Real Estate scene is very exciting! There is a lot to do in Durham, NC and this is the place to see it all. One of the outstanding features in addition to the

Read More

School Ratings And Due Diligence

There seems to be a new proliferation of sights that want to tell you about school "ratings." While it's always good to have information of what other parents think of a school that serves

Read More

Uber Raleigh

If you are sick of waiting for a Taxi and need a ride look into Uber. Uber is quick to show up has great drivers and the cost is cheaper than a cab. click on the link below and see for your self how

Read More

Security Tips For A Listing

Some do's and don'ts to pass on to sellers....Never let potential buyers know your schedule. Don’t tell them when you won’t be at home, when your spouse won’t be home, when you pick up

Read More

Homes In Northeast Raleigh Are Selling Quickly

The Raleigh NC Real Estate Market continue to thrive. Homes are selling fast and the inventory remains low. Click here to see some of the newest listings to hit the Raleigh NC Real Estate Market.

Read More

Spotlight On Wake Forest NC

Wake Forest is a storied little town located just north of Raleigh. Formerly the home of Wake Forest University it is now home to the Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary which has beautiful

Read More

Raleigh NC Real Estate Market Update Homes Are Selling

Check out this great video that explains what occurred in the Raleigh NC Real Estate Market  for the month of May 2014. Decreased inventory and increased sales month over month is makes for

Read More

First Friday Art Walk In Downtown Raleigh

When you move to a new city, it’s natural to want to make the foreign more familiar. Granted, Raleigh isn’t exactly new for me; I’ve lived in the city since I was a baby. I went to school

Read More

Mortgage Rates Fall Lowest Since October

However, I learned that lower mortgage rates have not done much for the housing market. Applications for home mortgages are about 10% behind the pace of a year ago, (according to Mortgage

Read More

Spotlight On The Triangle Area Of Raleigh Durham Chapel Hill

The Triangle gets it’s name from Research Triangle Park, a collection of businesses and government agencies located near the Raleigh-Durham International Airport and surrounded by the cities and

Read More

There Is A Lot To Do In Durham NC

The Durham NC Real Estate scene is very exciting! There is a lot to do in Durham, NC and this is the place to see it all. Follow the link to the Durham Visitor's Bureau web site that

Read More

Clayton NC Real Estate Remains Strong

Homes continue to sell at or above original asking price in many cases. Low inventory and low interest rates are keeping the Clayton NC real estate market attractive to buyers. Many buyers from out

Read More

Rolesville NC Is Growing Rapidly

According to the latest statistics released by the census bureau, Rolesville NC has been experiencing major population growth.  Rolesville, a small town located just outside of Raleigh, is

Read More

The Durham NC Real Estate Market Is A Great Place To Find Your New Home

The Durham NC Real Estate market is a great place to find your new home! Whether you are looking for a place to live or to invest. The Durham NC Real Estate opportunities offer a great

Read More

Decorating On A Budget

I’ve always been a fan in the idea of “less is more.” From personal style or the bumper stickers you put on your car, simplicity has always been key in my book. I’ve always felt that too

Read More

There Is A Lot To Do In Durham NC

The Durham NC Real Estate scene is very exciting! There is a lot to do in Durham, NC and this is the place to see it all. Follow the link to the Durham Visitor's Bureau web site that has

Read More

Tree Houses

Treehouses   I was just thinking,what is something that make Children Love treehouses? Weather it's sleeping under the stars, telling ghost stories or simply enjoying

Read More

Read This If Youre Unsure How To Proceed In Homeownership

HOME OWNERSHIP TIMELINE   Timelines are approximate. Actual dates will be finalized during/after the offer process.   Step 1 The Offer Have earnest money check and due

Read More

Cash Deals On The Rise

Now here’s a news article that caught my attention: All-cash deals hit a record 43% of home sales during the first three months of 2014, according to RealtyTrac. If you have been fortunate

Read More

Strawbarry Season In North Carolina

May Is Strawberry MonthOne of the great reasons to Purchase a home is NC , is the wonderful fruit the earth yields  In may the Strawberries are ripe and juicy .Perfect to make a perfect Icebox

Read More

What You Need To Know About Current Interest Rates

As real estate agents we get notifications from the lenders that we work with on a regular basis regarding rates and what they are doing. On Friday interest rates trended downward, coming in quite a

Read More

Forbes 20 Fastest Growing Cities

Forbes 20 fastest growing Cities in America. Raligh NC takes the #2 spot for more click on the link and read the article. http://www.forbes.com/sites/erincarlyle/2014/02/14/americas-20-fastest

Read More

Fixed Or Adjustable Rate Mortgage

What is the mortgage for you? This article may help you decide what Mortgage is for you. http://.newsobserver.com/2014/04/25/3810977/your-choice-fixed-or-adjustable.html?sp=/99/104/134/

Read More

Time To Graduate To A New Home

1. When you hire a Buyer’s Agent, the seller pays the commission!2. When you hire a Buyer’s Agent, they represent only your best interests!3. When you hire a Buyer’s Agent,

Read More

Helping Children Cope With A Move

Over the years of being a Real Estate Broker many of my buyers have made suggestions that have helped their children handle a move. From personal experience, I’ve also added a few of my own.

Read More

ie. High School Team Wins Big.

Helping Children Cope with a Move Over the years of being a Real Estate Broker many of my buyers have made suggestions that have helped their children handle a move. From personal experience,

Read More

Nice Information To Have

I hope you find this information helpful in deciding on your new home... Average Sales Price in...Cary/Apex/Morrisville $316,630Chapel Hill/Carrboro $360,272Durham $207,108Fuquay-Varina/Holly

Read More

Ellie Mae Didnt She Play On The Beverly Hillbillies

Ellie Mae is actually a loan origination and tracking software extensively used by lenders to track new mortgages nationwide. Here are some of their findings: ·   33% of loans

Read More

The Ten Mandates When Applying For A Real Estate Loan

The Ten Mandates When Applying for a Real Estate Loan   1.       Thou shall NOT change jobs, become self-employed or quit your job. 2.  ;&

Read More

Spend An Afternoon With Your Kids At The NC Museum Of Natural Sciences

     The NC Museum of Natural Sciences is located in downtown Raleigh and admission is FREE!  There's plenty of exhibits & activities to keep your kids occupied for

Read More

Wake Forest NC Real Estate Market Is Hot

Homes in Wake Forest are selling quickly and in many neighborhoods home prices are rising. With interest rates still low, it is a great time to buy or sell. Want to see the newest listings to hit

Read More

PreQualification And PreApproval

As a Real Estate Broker, I always ask a potential buyer if they have been pre-qualified and pre-approved for a loan.  This simply means as a buyer, you should apply for a loan

Read More

What To Do Out In This Beautiful Raleigh Area Weather

    Looking to get outdoors and enjoy the wonderful weather Raleigh is experiencing?  How about visiting North Carolina's first public park, which is also the nation's 5th oldest

Read More

Area High Schools Make US News And World Report Best List

     US News and World Report ranked our nation's high schools to come up with a list of the top performing ones.  They took into consideration the performance of low-income

Read More

Free Music On Tap

The Triangle area (better known as Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill) is getting ready to kick off it's summer series of free concerts.What better way to get out, for very little money, and see what our

Read More

Murphys Hay Farm Louisburg Convenient To The Raleigh Area

Looking for a one stop feed/supply  dealer? Murphys in Louisburg NC has a large selection of hay and variety of grains for all your horse and livestock needs. So if you already have

Read More

Horse Properties For Sale In Raleigh NC And Surrounding Towns

  If your on the search for the perfect Horse Property you have come to the right place! Many wonderful homes available in  Raleigh and     the surrounding towns 

Read More

Set Your Home Apart From The Competition

The Spring selling season is here and there are a few things you can do to set your home apart from all of the other competing properties. Curb appeal is crucial-sometimes when I pull in the

Read More

Norris Creek Entertainment Complex Louisburg NC

 Norris Creek Entertainment Complex is not far from Zebulon, Wendell and Knightdale. Its a fairly new venue that has events planned all summer long. It has a wonderful Country atmosphere ,

Read More

Raleigh NC Real Estate Are You Looking For A Really Good Realtor

Are you looking for a Raleigh NC Real Estate agent that would work hard for you and look out for your best interests? I am a full time Raleigh NC Real Estate agent that works very hard for his.

Read More

Why You Need An Experienced Real Estate Agent

In this age of digital communication, where you can easily find information on the Internet about a home, why would you need an experienced agent working just for you? Here’s why:

Read More

Zebulon Easter Egg Hunt

Zebulon Parks and Recreation is having an Easter egg hunt on April 12th at 10am. The event is free but you do  need to supply the Easter basket.  So come on out to Zebulon and let the

Read More

Mudcats Baseball Has Begun At Five County Stadium Zebulon NC

Come on out and bring the family to watch Muddy and the Carolina Mudcats play some ball!  The stadium is very easy to get too, right off of 39 and 264 in Zebulon.  Seat prices

Read More

Raleigh NC Real Estate Foreclosure Assistance

Raleigh NC Home owners if you need assistance with your mortgage a new Grant has been awarded to North Carolina. Not only to Raleigh NC Real Estate  home owners but to home owners through

Read More

NC Real Estate Home Market Is Strong And Getting Even Stronger

NC Real Estate home prices are rising. NC Real Estate in February saw a increase in pricing but still low on inventory. NC Real Estate is part of the  12.2 percent nationwide increase, and

Read More

Home Prices Are On The Rise In The Raleigh Durham Area

There's good news all around! For sellers-home prices in our area are rising at an average rate of 10% over what they did last year. The average price for a home here is now in the mid-$240's. There

Read More

NC Real Estate Garner NC Best Home In Garner

This is the Nicest home in Garner and it is For sale now. dont take my word look at the listing and see for your self. Click on the link and it will bring you to the home:  http://angelo

Read More

Wake County Libraries Offer New Program For Children And Their Parents

Looking for something to do with the little ones?Wake County libraries offer monthly storytimes during the third week of each month. The aim of this program, called "$mart Choice$", is to help

Read More

Healthy Lifestyle In Wake County Nc

For the fifth year in a row Wake County, NC, home to Raleigh, Cary, Apex, Knightdale, Wake Forest and many more towns and cities, has been named North Carolina's healthiest county. This annual study

Read More

Another Reason Apex Is A Great Place To Live

The Town of Apex has scheduled a Grand Opening for a new park to serve all the residents. This 160 acre park will include an amphitheater, a disc golf course, as well as walking and jogging trails,

Read More

NC Real Estate Cary Takes The Number 2 Spot To Live In The US

Cary NC takes the number two spot in best 100 places to live in the US. Visit this website and see the list.http://www.areavibes.com/best-places/

Read More

Clayton NC Real Estate Why Wouldnt You Want To Move To This Town

Here is a great example of a town that is wanting to grow the correct way and take care of its residents. click on this site http://www.claytonnewsstar.com/2014/03/17/3709575/town-council-sets

Read More

Garner NC Real Estate Town Improvements

Why wouldn't you want to live in a town that is improving its way of living. Town officials are working to improve  the way of living and trying to bring in more Businesses to Garner to create

Read More

NC Real Estate Owning VS Buying

Owning vs. Renting If you think you can't afford to buy a home consider this: The homeownership rate in the U.S. is nearly 69 percent — indicating that homeownership is within reach for more

Read More

NC Top 10 Places To Buy A Home

The housing market is very good in North Carolina but we are seeing a shortage of homes for sale. Market prices are strong and now we are seeing more home buyers than homes for sale. Look at this

Read More

Cary Real Estate Is Very Low

This year has started slow with homes for sale. Pricing is great we are actually seeing multiple offers on active listings and homes are selling fast. for more info click on this link.http://www

Read More

Raleigh NC Real Estate Market Update

The Triangle MLS has reported that inventory continues to decline; down 6% last month.  The low inventory has helped keep the days on market to just under 90 days. Which is about 30 days better

Read More

Raleigh Real Estate Market Sees Many Buyers And Fewer Listings

The Raleigh NC Real Estate continues to be strong. We are consistently voted as one of the best places to live in the US. right now we are seeing plenty of buyers, but the number of new listings on

Read More

Holly Springs Named Best Place For Home Ownership In North Carolina

The numbers crunching team at Nerd Wallet spent time figuring out where the best place for home ownership was in North Carolina and Holly Springs took top honors. This is the latest of several

Read More

Sellers Happy With The Raleigh NC Real Estate Market

The lack of inventory in our market has resulted in many sellers receiving multiple offers on their homes. While it remains extremely important to have your home priced correctly and "move in";

Read More

Raleigh NC Real Estate 2014 Market Update

The latest report from the Triangle MLS has just been released and includes info on the Raleigh NC Real Estate results from January 2014. The update focuses mainly on the shrinking inventory (number

Read More