Sometimes we get asked about the types of houses that we buy in North Carolina. Whether its at a networking event, or when someone fills out our contact form, people wonder if we would be interested in their house. We have been buying houses in the Triangle area of NC since 2005 and we have … Continued
With the growth of the American population, what used to be small town in the middle-of-nowhere, are now flourishing cities. The city of Raleigh is one of those cities. The state capitol of North Carolina has seen rapid growth and prosperity over the last 10 years. Although still smaller than its sister city in Charlotte, there … Continued
Gentrification has become a subject that has stimulated much heated debate. Some feel it is a trademark of capitalism to revitalize, and beautify, areas that were formerly economically depressed. Others feel that it is where the poorer working class population is displaced by the wealthy.
Many people tell me they want to stop throwing money away on rent and become a homeowner. I always encourage them to invest their money in real estate. The next question they always ask me is: “Where should I look?” After telling people to contact a good lender, and get their finances in order, I always … Continued
Selling a home by owner can be a great DIY project. It can also save you tens of thousands of dollars in closing costs. It is true that it will still cost you money to sell your own home. However, if you’re willing to roll up your sleeves and put in some work, it can … Continued
With the current lack of homes for sale in the Raleigh NC area, many home owners ask me if they should sell their home themselves. I can never give a quick yes or no to this question as there are a lot of different factors involved. Below I’ll go over the questions that Raleigh home … Continued
If you’re having issues selling your own home, whether it’s for financial reasons or something else, you may want to wait before buying another one. If this is the case, you will need some basic tools on renting an apartment or house. Especially if you have been a home owner for many years. Below are some … Continued
As real estate professionals who talk to 100’s of homeowners per year, we begin to notice patterns of behavior that can give us clues as to whether or not the homeowner is serious about selling. Many times, homeowners just call to see what someone will give them for their house. Sometimes, the owner is trying to see … Continued
Fall is here, which brings a sigh of relief to many Wake County residents including myself. I love the 60 – 70 degree weather, not only does it offer a reprieve from the scorching heat of the summer, many find it much easier to sleep when temperatures dip into the 50’s overnight.
With September here and Fall approaching, most of Wake Counties residents are enjoying the cool temperatures as a break from the intense heat of July and August. It was a very hot summer, both in temperature, and in price appreciation!