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****Beautiful home in North Raleigh - just reduced $10,000**** Welcome to this immaculate home with tons of upgrades and fine details! The two-story foyer greets you with double front doors, warm hardwood floors, and a chandelier. Cozy up next to the stone front fireplace in the living room or enjoy the wooded views from the wall of windows. Cooking is a breeze in the gourmet kitchen that offers 42" knotty cherry cabinets with crown, granite counters, a center island with three pendant lights, a glass display cabinet, walk-in pantry, gas cooktop, double Bosch ovens, and an LG refrigerator. The dining (2 comments)
The Linda Trevor and Company would like to wish you and yours a very Happy Thanksgiving! We would also like to share this wonderful Thanksgiving website that showcases recipes, songs, decorations, and many more fun items! "Thanksgiving Day is a jewel, to set in the hearts of honest men; but be careful that you do not take the day, and leave out the gratitude." -E.P. Powell (1 comments)
Cary Ranked Safest City in North Carolina! - 11/23/10 04:25 PM
CQ Press just released its annual City Crime Report which ranks 400 U.S. cities with 75,000 or more people. Cary came in as the 8th safest city (and number #1 in North Carolina). Cary fared well because of its low rates for murder, rape, robbery, aggravated assault, burglary, and car theft. Raleigh made the list as the #164th safest city with Durham coming in at #284. Click here to download a PDF listing of all 400 cities included in CQ Press' City Crime Rankings report. **Source: Triangle Business Journal and CQ Press (0 comments)
7 Tips for Staging Your Home - 11/22/10 12:33 PM
In today's market, a buyers first impression of your home makes all the difference! Below is a terrific article written by G. M. Filisko with seven tips for making your home warm and inviting to boost your home's value and speed up the sale process. 1. Start with a clean slate Before you can worry about where to place furniture and which wall hanging should go where, each room in your home must be spotless. Do a thorough cleaning right down to the nitpicky details like wiping down light switch covers. Deep clean and deodorize carpets and window coverings. 2. Stow away your (1 comments)
It's that time of year - bells are ringing, carolers are singing, and in the distance you hear Santa's sleigh. The Christmas Season is upon us and it all starts this weekend with fun filled holiday events around the Triangle!
Raleigh Christmas Parade Saturday, November 20, 9:30am, Downtown Raleigh
Christmas at North Hills Tree Lighting Celebration - Saturday, November 20, 3-8pm Santa Claus Comes to Midtown - Saturday & Sunday, November 27 to December 19, 12-3pm Holiday Hospitality - Saturday & Sunday, November 27 to December 19, 12-5pm Raleigh on Ice - Saturday, November 20 to Sunday, January (2 comments)
Welcome to this beautiful two-story home located in the Cary neighborhood of The Forest. The foyer welcomes you with warm hardwood floors and is wrapped with crown moulding. Double French doors open to the formal living room that is grounded with hardwood floors and features crown moulding and built-in shelves. The hardwood floors carry through into the elegant dining room that also includes a chair rail, crown moulding, and a chandelier. Cooking is a delight in the gourmet kitchen that hosts stainless steel appliances, granite counters, 42-inch solid wood cabinets with crown and self closing drawers, and a decorative tile (1 comments)
Welcome to 101 Brass Ring Court, Cary, NC! Welcome to this beautiful two-home located in the Cary neighborhood of Carrousel Park. As you approach the home, brick steps lead to a rocking chair front porch that features new spindles and new window boxes. The foyer has warm hardwood floors and a front door with side transoms. The elegant dining room features a fantastic bay window, crown moulding with dentil trim details, a chandelier, and is grounded with hardwood floors. Cooking is a delight in the kitchen that is wrapped with crown moulding and offers newly painted cabinets, a new dishwasher, (1 comments)
Raleigh-Durham Among Best Cities Situated for Recovery - 11/10/10 05:38 PM
NEWSWEEK has compiled a list of the 10 American Cities Best Situated for the Recovery. These are places where the jobs are plentiful, and the pay, given the lower cost of living, buys more than in bigger cities. In other words, places unlike much of the rest of the country. The cities, most of which lie in the red-state territory of America's heartland, fall into three basic groups. There's the Texaplex-Austin, Dallas, San Antonio, and Houston-which has become the No. 1 destination for job-seeking Americans, thanks to a hearty energy sector and a strong spirit of entrepreneurism. There are the New (2 comments)
Ranch Home in Angier, NC - Just Reduced to $92,000!! - 11/09/10 04:53 PM
Ideal Home for Investors and/or First Time Home Buyers! Welcome to this craftsman style ranch home with a rocking chair front porch! Relax in the living room by the fireplace or enjoy cooking in the kitchen that hosts tile counters and tons of windows to let in lots of natural light. The dining room is grounded with warm hardwood floors and features built-in shelves. The master bedroom has its own bath and the two secondary bedrooms share a bath that includes a pedestal sink, tile floors, and tile surround shower. A bonus room and den complete the interior rooms. A detached (2 comments)
I-540 Update: Three Routes Eliminated (Raleigh, NC) - 11/05/10 04:18 PM
This just in from the State of North Carolina, Department of Transportation: TURNPIKE AUTHORITY ELIMINATES ROUTES IN TRIANGLE EXPRESSWAY SOUTHEAST EXTENSION STUDY Nov. 4, 2010: RALEIGH--The N.C. Turnpike Authority today announced that three routes being studied for the Southeast Extension project have been eliminated from further consideration. These routes, known as the Blue, Purple and Yellow Corridors will no longer be considered potential routes for the project. They are being eliminated because of high impacts to neighborhoods, community resources, and the natural environment, and because of public input.
Major neighborhoods that would have been impacted by the eliminated routes (0 comments)
What Time Is It? Time to “Fall Back”! - 11/05/10 03:56 PM
As the cooler weather approaches, so does the earlier nights and shorter days. This weekend is the end of Daylight Savings Time. So, don't forget to turn your clocks back one hour before you go to sleep Saturday night! History of Daylight Saving Time Daylight Saving Time was instituted in the United States during World War I in order to save energy for war production by taking advantage of the later hours of daylight between April and October. During World War II the federal government again required the states to observe the time change. Between the wars and after World War (2 comments)
213 Amacord Way, Holly Springs, NC Welcome to this beautiful home located in the Holly Springs community of Windcrest. As you enter the foyer, you are greeted with warm hardwood floors and a very spacious living room wrapped with windows. Continue into the family room that is also grounded with hardwood floors and features a gas log fireplace and is pre-wired for surround sound. Cooking is a delight in the open kitchen that hosts 42-inch maple cabinets with crown, granite counters, double ovens, a gas cooktop, stainless steel refrigerator and range hood, recessed lights, pantry, and a sliding glass door (1 comments)
9123 White Eagle Ct, Raleigh, NC ~ $384,900 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, 2750 sq. ft.SELLER OFFERING TO TRANSER EXISTING GOLF MEMBERSHIP TO BUYERSGourmet Kitchen with stainless steel appliancesFormal Living Room with double crownFormal Dining Room with trey ceiling2-Story Family Room with gas fireplace1st Floor Master Suite with cathedral ceilingLuxury Master BathLoft/Bonus AreaLaundry RoomSpacious Back Deck with Wooded ViewsWalk-in Attic & Walk-in CrawlBrier Creek Country Club Membership Available Take a look at (1 comments)
This Blog highlights local events for the Greater Raleigh area and industry news for both Buyers and Sellers. Occasionally, we will post a listing or a neighborhood description for the Localism site. We welcome all comments and look forward to hearing from colleagues and prospective clients as well.
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