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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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What Changing Mortgage Rates Mean for You

In the last few months, mortgage rates have been all over the place.  Reaching highs in June, the market suffered a little as a result.  But now, rates are once again falling, taking dips for each of the last two … 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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Handling Multiple Offers as a Home Seller

When selling your house, it’s thrilling when you get an offer.  And with the Charlotte housing market, it’s very possible that you could end up with multiple offers.  While that may seem like a great prospect, it can be a … Continue reading

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