Buying

Aug. 21, 2019

iBuyers; CASH Buyers in Real Estate

Nothing New

If you are paying attention to the Real Estate market you had to have seen how many ads are being displayed for "WE PAY CASH FOR YOUR HOME".  They will even go on to say that it is a fair offer.  Very subjective.  These "we pay cash ...

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June 26, 2019

Your Crawl Space and Sump Pumps

What is a Sump Pump?

When most people hear "sump pump" they are not familiar with the term...unless you are from an area in the country where pretty much everyone has one in their house because they have a basement.  Kind of like Radon Mitigation Systems in NC....most ...

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Jan. 11, 2019

What's Up With All These House Buying Companies?

The Current Market

Are you ready for the market to calm down a little bit?  I know I sure am and it has actually. For the past two years I am sure all of you have heard about multiple offers and how people have been getting into bidding wars.  That ...

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Oct. 26, 2018

Crawlspaces and Hardwoods

Does Your Home Have a Crawlspace?

If you live in North Carolina you typically have three choices as to what type of foundation your home will have.  You will either have a crawlspace, a basement, or your home will be on a slab....which is a slab/bed of concrete ...

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Jan. 5, 2018

Keeping Your Pipes From Freezing

Cold Weather Schmold Weather

When Mother Nature or Old Man Winter gets a ruffle in their feathers and decides to make it really cold....and I mean REALLY COLD, you have to take precautions.  The biggest one is getting your hind part inside the house...stay out of the elements ...

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Feb. 23, 2017

7 Things to Know About Your House

Owning a home is a great investment.  Protecting your investment entails regular upkeep; similar to your body...eat right, exercise, and get enough sleep.  Taking care of your home not only means getting the HVAC serviced yearly or repairing normal wear and tear of items such as a roof or ...

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Jan. 23, 2017

Housing Statistics in the Raleigh, NC Market

As many of you know, the real estate market has been on fire for the past few years.  This is obviously well received by most REALTORS®, but there are also many challenges that come along on the ride.  The biggest is inventory.  When inventory is low it turns the market ...

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Sept. 23, 2016

Why You Should Sign Up With a Local Real Estate Website

If you have ever bought or sold a home you more than likely started the process online, whether is was looking for a local REALTOR® or searching in a particular part of town for a particular house with the criteria that meets your needs.  There are a lot of choices ...

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