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I signed up with Active Rain almost 2 years ago and posted a couple of articles but then put it on the back burner until a couple of months ago. Starting in January 2010 I pulled out my AR membership after reading a number of posts from agents around the country who talked about lead generation from their AR blog. I began blogging as much as time and ideas allowed and finally just last week decided to take the plunge and upgrade to an outside blog. Well this afternoon I received an email inquiry from a prospective seller who'd read (0 comments)
Here in the Chapel Hill, Durham and Raleigh area spring is in the air, so today, I decided to take the advise I recently posted in my Spring Forward post, and get a jump on some of the items that have been on my to do list that just seem to get put off for one reason or another. I started by testing my home smoke detectors, they all passed. Changed the filters in our HVAC system and I actually had the right sizes on hand. Got outside on this gorgeous 70 degree Chapel Hill afternoon and did my walk (0 comments)
Before relocating to central North Carolina almost eight years ago our family spent what we consider to be one of the most memorable times of our lives in "Americas' Paradise" the U.S. Virgin Islands. We had the good fortune of spending 3 years on the lovely island of St. Croix and then an additional 3 years on its beautiful sister island of St. Thomas. Unfortunately, as some say, all good things must come to an end so when the time came to move back to the mainland, my wife and I had much to think about as we contemplated (2 comments)
cary nc real estate: Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill North Carolina Real Estate Market Ranked Among The Best in The Nation-Again. - 03/04/10 09:55 PM
Here in the Raleigh-Durham, Chapel Hill area also known as "The Triangle", we're accustomed to getting recognition from both local and national media for everything from being among the "best places to live", "The best place to relocate to for under 30 somethings", "The best place to work", and "The best place to play", just to name a few. Today our area was again recognized as one of the areas that will most likely emerge quickly from the real estate down turn. Follow the link below to read the entire article as reported by The News And Observer. Raleigh Housing Market Ranks First. (0 comments)
Triangle area tax rates are determined by the rate per $100 dollars of assessed value. Homes that are located within a city limit owe property taxes based on both the city and county rates combined, while homes located outside the city limits typically are only taxed based on their counties tax rate. Below are city and county tax rates that should help you calculate your local tax property tax bill.
PROPERTY TAX RATES FOR 2010 Wake County Tax Rate. .5340 Angier .5300 = 1.134 Apex .3400 = .874 Cary .3300 = .864 Durham .5385 = 1.073 Fuquay-Varina (0 comments)
cary nc real estate: Triangle Area Of North Carolina Offers Active lifestyle - 02/23/10 07:59 PM
North Carolina possesses incredible natural beauty and the Raleigh-Durham and Chapel Hill area offers a dynamic and diverse culture along with natural environments sure to delight your sense of adventure. From fishing to water sports or mountain adventures under the stars, NC has it all. In only 2 hours you can arrive at our pristine coastline or reach the breath taking Blue Ridge Mountains. There are also numerous opportunities available nearby to challenge and entertain when life demands you stay close to home.Tucked between the growing cities of Raleigh, Cary, Durham and the corporate world of Research Triangle Park is an (0 comments)
cary nc real estate: Selling Your Chapel Hill, Durham, or Raleigh North Carolina Home - 02/23/10 07:45 PM
So you're thinking about selling or buying a home in Chapel Hill, North Carolina , or its sister cities of Cary, Durham or Raleigh , and you want to find Realtors that can provide not only exceptional service, but an intimate knowledge of the local market as well as the expertise to easily guide you through every step of the selling process... Then you've come to the right place. The Bordbar-Moody Realty Advantage includes Angela Bordbar and Colin Moody of Fonville Morisey Realty, who have the experience and knowledge to assist you with all of your real estate needs. With years of experience between (0 comments)
cary nc real estate: Triangle Market Trends Through Jan 31st, 2010 - 02/23/10 07:06 PM
January 2010 Triangle Market Report. The Triangle Multiple Listing Service released its area market trend report today which documented a number of positive trends in the Triangle region. For the month of January new listings declined by 4.7% while overall inventory decreased from 17,612 homes in January 2009, to 15,994 homes listed through January 2010, a 9.2% decrease over last year at the same time. This could be good news for area sellers who've faced a real estate environment that many have called a buyers market. Fewer homes in inventory should translate to less competition among sellers resulting in a spring (0 comments)
cary nc real estate: Home Buyers Frequently Asked Questions about Real Estate Closings in North Carolina - 02/23/10 12:03 PM
Why do I need a lawyer for my closing? Conducting a real estate closing in North Carolina is the practice of law, which only an attorney can do. The actual closing, where the closing documents are signed, represents a small part of the services an attorney provides to you for your real estate transaction. In addition, North Carolina, where lawyers conduct the title examination and closing has one of the lowest closing costs in the nation. What information will an attorney need from me? After you select an attorney, the Bordbar-Moody team will work with your attorney to provide any required information. Typically, in order to complete (0 comments)
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