Category Archives: Homeowner Tips

The Pros of an Open House

When you’re selling your home, a key piece of the puzzle is getting eyes on your house. The advent of the Internet changed a lot of how this is done, since photos and videos can now be shared on realtor … Continue reading

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The Pros of a New Build

It was announced last week that Toll Brothers is restarting the development of Bromley Estates in Weddington.  These types of new builds – where the builder offers floor plans and design options for you to choose from – came to … Continue reading

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Are You Falling in this Budget Trap?

When considering buying a home, many look solely at the home price and what they think they’re comfortable paying each month. But there’s much more that should go into the decision. Taking a look at your overall spending is a … Continue reading

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Lawn Care Tips for the Summer

This year, with the rainy days and cooler-than-usual temps, it’s hard to remember that summertime is here.  But to keep your house looking great, it’s important to keep your lawn and shrubs looking top-notch.  Here are a few tips to … Continue reading

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What Charlotte’s Growth Means for the Real Estate Market

Forbes recently listed Charlotte as one of the top 10 fastest growing cities in the country – #4 to be exact.  The ranking was based on the percentage growth in population from 2007 to 2012; Charlotte had a 15.8 percent … Continue reading

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Choosing a Contractor After a Storm

We’ve been having some crazy weather around the Charlotte area lately, and more is forecasted as is typical this time of year.  Where winds and storms hit, damage follows many times.  And if your home is damaged, you naturally want … Continue reading

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Why You Need a Home Inspection

When you’re buying a house, it’s easy to feel like some of the inspection costs that come in addition to the home price are unnecessary.  But that couldn’t be further from the truth! A home inspection can mean the difference … Continue reading

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