mooresville real estate: Excellent "Curb Appeal" Is So Important! - 10/18/17 07:19 PM
It is thought among the real estate industry that nearly all home buyers make their buying decision before they even get out of the car. They either immediately fall in love or fall out of love. If they love it enough from first site they will walk through the home to validate their initial feelings.  Therefore curb appeal is very crucial.  Remember the old saying "You never get a second chance to make a first impression".  
So ... what can you do to prepare your home?
Look around the outside everywhere. Are the shrubs neatly trimmed? Is there fresh mulch? Is everything … (2 comments)

mooresville real estate: Adding FUN Lighting To Your Outdoors! - 10/10/17 08:54 PM
Just because the sun goes down doesn't mean you have to stop enjoying the outdoors!
 
Whether you're planning an outdoor get-together or you just want it for yourself ... it's great to have a lot of outdoor lighting glow.
 
You can have candles or battery operated candles, lamps with oil, landscape lighting.  
 
You can even use string lights wrapped around a few of your favorite trees and shrubs. It gives a nice warm cozy atmosphere whether you're enjoying sitting outside or enjoying the view from the inside looking out. 
 
So ... GET CREATIVE! 
 
Enjoy the outdoors Day & Night and All Year Long!
 
 
 
 
 
Are you LOOKING … (3 comments)

mooresville real estate: Eight Week Timeline for Moving - 10/09/17 07:06 PM
Moving Timeline ...
 
Here's a handy list to help you decide when the best time for your "To Do's" ....
 
 
8 Weeks Before:
Sort through the contents of your closets, drawers, cupboards, attic and basement to weed out what you don't want or deem necessary to move to another house. Hold a "Moving Sale", "Yard Sale" or Donate to charity all of your unwanted items Inventory everything of value that you plan to move with you and determine replacement values for insurance purposes. Also take pictures to help document those items Obtain estimates from several moving companies and choose one 
6 Weeks Before:
 
Finalize your real estate or … (0 comments)

mooresville real estate: JUST LISTED by The Temple Team .. 130 Union Chapel Drive - Mooresville - 10/02/17 07:36 PM
 
JUST LISTED!
 
130 Union Chapel Drive
The Point 
Trump National Golf Club Charlotte
Mooresville, NC
 
MLS #3324921
 
Three Levels of Gorgeous Lake Norman Waterfront Living. Gourmet Kitchen With Granite Countertops, Island and Breakfast Bar, Prep Space and High-end Appliances. Finished Basement Perfect for Entertaining, Relaxing, and Extra Guest Space. Basement with Lots of Storage, Potential Wine Cellar, Exercise, Billiard, and Wet Bar. Take a Few Steps Outside to Your Boat Slip. Sit Back, Relax and Enjoy the Views of Lake Norman From Any of the Three Levels of the Covered Terrace, Expanding the Length of the House. Office and Master Suite on Main Level and MORE!
 










 
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mooresville real estate: A Few Good Tips To Deter Theft While Selling Your Home - 10/01/17 07:21 PM
 
A few tips to ward off robbery while selling your home ...
Keep home and outdoors looking fresh and maintained in all seasons.  Make sure there are no newspapers laying around, mail and packages aren't left to pile up on the doorstep. Also, make sure shrubbery is well maintained and left to grown out of control because this is an exellent place for burglars to hide behind them between the strub and your home.  The power of lighting is important.  Criminals are much less likely to break into a well lit entrance or home versus a dimly or poorly lit residence. … (0 comments)

mooresville real estate: What To Ask When House Hunting - 09/27/17 07:31 PM
There is a common list of questions every buyer asks. Such as ...
Square Footage How many Bedrooms How many Bathrooms Lot Size HOA Dues School District  
BUT ... One VERY IMPORTANT QUESTION a lot of time left out is "What's the Crime like in this neighborhood ?" You've heard the old phrase "Safety 1st!" and it holds true here as well.  Remember to educate yourself and do your homework and Remember ... LOCATION!!! Here’s a short list of the right questions to ask about crime before you buy a home.
1.  Are your neighbors famous??? But not in a good way!
Of course … (3 comments)

mooresville real estate: How To Create A "Turn Key" Home! - 09/26/17 07:17 PM
For the most part, buyers are looking for a "Move In Ready" or "Turn Key" home that will allow them to be very happy with very little effort other than personal touches.  They are looking to get the most for their buck!
Here are a list of things you can do ...
Paint the walls and trim a neutral color Update lighting fixtures Update ceiling fans Remove outdated wallpaper and/or borders Install new kitchen counter tops  Update the kitchen backsplash Update the knobs throughout the kitchen and bathrooms Change out bathroom fixtures - towel bars, bathroom tissue dispenser, etc... Change out door knobs throughout the house Update appliances … (2 comments)

mooresville real estate: Fun Ideas For Your Children's Bedrooms - 09/24/17 08:18 PM
 
Are you Looking for a few Ideas and Inspiration for a UNIQUE, FUN & EXCITING Room For Your Children?  
 
Here are a few ideas that might inspire you to think "outside of the box" and will sure to be a HUGE HIT with the kiddos!  Just take a few hints on what they love the most and run with it! 
The only "down side" is that if you ever need to "send them to their room for time out" it won't exactly be a punishment!
 

 


 
Are you looking for a new home for you and your family?  
The Temple Team can help you find the HOME … (3 comments)

mooresville real estate: JUST LISTED by The Temple Team ... 126 Allendale Circle - Troutman NC - 09/20/17 07:09 PM
 
JUST LISTED!
 
126 Allendale Circle
Troutman, NC
MLS #3321671
 
Unique Waterview Experience in this Four Home Subdivision Sharing 25% Ownership With Boatslips, Walking Path, and Storage/Common Area. Enjoy LKN Views From Covered Lower Porch, Grilling Deck, and the Three Season Room Spanning the Rear of Home. Lower Level Can Act as a Basement, Home Office or Second Living Quarters So Your Guests Can Have Their Own Privacy. Quality Construction With Full Brick Exterior. Open Concept, Great Space and Move-In Ready. Enjoy Your Peace of Serenity in This Quality-Built Home.
 











 
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mooresville real estate: Shop In Your Own Yard For Fall Decorations! - 09/18/17 09:28 PM
Here are a few decorating ideas using FREE things found in your yard or nearby farm!
 

Are you LOOKING FOR A NEW HOME?  Do you have a HOME TO SELL?  The Temple Team can help you with all of your Real Estate Needs. 
Give us a call at 704-235-3000and visit our website at www.TheTempleTeam.com. 
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mooresville real estate: A Few Easy & Fun Fall Decorating Ideas - 09/08/17 07:39 PM
Here are a few Easy and Fun "Fall Decorating" Ideas for your home ...
 
  





Are you looking for the HOME OF YOUR DREAMS? Do you need to sell your current home?  The Temple Team can help you with all of your Real Estate needs.  Give us a call at 704-235-3000 and visit our website at www.TheTempleTeam.com
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mooresville real estate: Happy Labor Day from The Temple Team! - 09/04/17 06:42 PM
 
Happy Labor Day
 
from ...
 
The Temple Team
 
 
 
Are you LOOKING FOR THE HOME OF YOUR DREAMS in the Mooresville, Lake Norman or Charlotte, NC Area?  Do you have a HOME TO SELL?
The Temple Team is ready to help you with all of your Real Estate Needs.  
Give us a call anytime at 704-235-3000 and visit our website at www.TheTempleTeam.com.
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mooresville real estate: How The Labor Day Holiday Began - 09/02/17 07:45 PM
 
We all celebrate the un-official end of Summer with the Labor Day Holiday. It is always celebrated on the first Monday in September and it usually marks the beginning of the school year, and the onset of bonfires, cooler days and cooler nights as well as football games and of course Backyard cookouts and  BBQ's!
But .. do you know how it all began?  
The official first "Labor Day" was celebrated in 1882 and became an official National Holiday in 1894 and was designed to give the American work force and much needed and guaranteed day off of rest. 
It is usually celebrated with backyard fun, … (4 comments)

mooresville real estate: JUST LISTED by The Temple Team .. 127 Celeste Estates Rd - Statesville - 08/27/17 07:17 PM
 
JUST LISTED!
 
127 Celeste Estates Road
Statesville, NC
 
MLS #3288433
 
Quaint bridge over creek up to private grand southern style estate. Inviting porch and heavily wooded area offers private and serene setting. Great Room with massive windows, triple french doors leading to stone patio. Remodeled 2 story fireplace gives grand experience. Lots of light and great entertaining space inside and out. Column accents thruout main level to offer distinction between rooms. Kitchen features cherry cabinets open to great room. Basement areas for entertaining, storage and playhouse.






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mooresville real estate: TOP 10 Tips When Buying A New Home - 08/24/17 07:21 PM
Here are a few tips to help when buying a home ...
 
1. Don't buy if you can't stay put.
When purchasing a home, plan on ideally staying in that particular location at least a few years to make the move more worthwhile financially.
2. Make sure your Credit is in order
Prior to your house hunting adventure, get copies of your credit report. Make sure the facts are correct, and fix any problems you discover.
3. Stay within your Realistic Price Range
The rule of thumb is that you can buy housing that runs about two-and-one-half times your annual salary. It's best to not be too strapped … (5 comments)

mooresville real estate: Be More Informed About The I-77 Widening Project in Lake Norman - 08/23/17 04:55 AM
 
Have you ever wished you  knew more about the I-77 Widening Project?  
Now's your chance!
A public town hall-style meeting regarding the toll lane project on Interstate 77 will be held Thursday evening August 24th in Mooresville from 6:30 - 7:30 at the Charles Mack Citizen Center on Main Street in Downtown Mooresville. 
The study is a draft report from Mercator Advisors that was commissioned by the NCDOT to review the toll lanes contract and the project’s viability.
The 49-page study can be read at: https://www.ncdot.gov/projects/I-77ExpressLanes/.
More information on Facebook can be found at:  https://www.facebook.com/events
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mooresville real estate: Recipe For AMAZING "LEMON SQUARES"! - 08/22/17 06:44 PM
 
The BEST "Lemon Squares" EVER!
 
                      
Crust:
1 Stick Butter (softened) 1 Cup Flour 1/4 Cup Confectioners (10X) Sugar Cut butter into dry ingredients until butter is pea size. Press into 9x9 baking dish. Bake at 350º until golden brown. Topping: 2 Eggs 1/2 tsp. Baking Powder 1/4 tsp. Salt 2 Tbsp. Lemon Juice 1 Cup Granulated Sugar Combine ingredients and pour over crust and return to a 350º oven for 15 minutes or until golden brown. 
Cool and dust with Confectioners Sugar!
 
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mooresville real estate: Today We Publish Our "900th BLOG" Post! - 08/21/17 06:52 PM
 
Today we reach a real milestone in which we are publishing our "900th Blog Post"!  WOW!  
When we got started several years ago with Active Rain we couldn't imagine how we could come up with content to write several BLOGS per week, let alone one each and every day and now the unbelievable accomplishement  of writing our "900th BLOG"!!  
But ... thanks to Active Rain itself, they make it easier than we ever expected in that there is endless content to read from others and countless amounts of inspiration here on Active Rain. 
Here's to our NEXT 900!!!
 
Are you LOOKING FOR THE … (6 comments)

mooresville real estate: The Importance of a "Marketing Specialist" by ... The Temple Team - 08/20/17 03:22 AM
Pam and Kent Temple of The Temple Team exlain that today more than ever why having a "Marketing Specialist" is so crucial in today's market.
 
 
 
Are you LOOKING FOR THE HOME OF YOUR DREAMS?  Do you have a HOME TO SELL?
The Temple Team is ready to help you with all of your Real Estate Needs.  
Give us a call anytime at 704-235-3000 and visit our website at www.TheTempleTeam.com.
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mooresville real estate: What "NOT" To Do When Applying For a Mortgage! - 08/19/17 07:39 PM
 
Here are a few VERY IMPORTANT things to make sure you DO NOT do while shopping for a new home and applying for a mortgage and getting pre-approval.
Do NOT close credit accounts that are not being used Do NOT take out major loans Do NOT change from salary to commission Do you have a HOME TO SELL?  Are you LOOKING FOR THE HOME OF YOUR DREAMS?  Give us a call! The Temple Team at 704-235-3000 and visit our website at www.TheTempleTeam.com. … (1 comments)

 
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