Eleanor's RTP Blog

Mortgage and Lending - Equity Resources - NMLS 67179 Licensed in NC
Covering housing and economic trends of all points surrounding the RTP / RDU (Research Triangle Park), including the major markets of Cary, Holly Springs, Raleigh, Wake Forest, Chapel Hill, Durham and Johnston County.



  I am not a great photographer - but Mike's done a Great Job!  Love the picutre of the Oaggle's Home in Downtown Cary!   Of course, being Wordless Wordless Wednesday, and all, I couldn't offer Susie Blackmon an explanation about the fact that my photo this morning was 2 years old. So, I went out...
  Please consider subscribing to this relative "newbie" who will be at REBarCampRDU on 11/6!  Great area with VERY affordable homes!   Tuscany Subdivision in Clayton NC, Homes From The $160's To The $220's Tuscany is a beautiful development on Highway 42 East in Clayton NC. It Will have about 146...
DARN... DARN... DOUBLE DARN! We have a TON of customers closing in the next 10 days who think they are going to: a) move in next week b) use USDA Home Loan Financing for their 100% (no money down) financing c) GET THE $8000 Tax Credit Well, guess what BOMB just hit MY Email this morning?!?!? FROM...
I've just spent several hours reading about the Economy and here's what I've come up with (Sorry it's so long): The Fed Released the Beige Book, on October 21, 2009.  It begins with this statement: "Reports from the 12 Federal Reserve Districts indicated either stabilization or modest improvement...
SAS is a Privaately Owned Software Development company in Cary, NC... and also the town's largest private employer.  It's always been a "cutting edge" sort of employer, allowing for flexable hours, promoting healthy lifestyles for employees, having healthcare on it's campus.  You can see why it's...
I taught a class yesterday for folks who are basically new to Social Media, and one of the things that struck me is their need to understand the LANGUAGE of Social Media.  It's hard to be part of a conversation, if you don't understand half of the words that people are talking about!  As I think ...
  The FIRST EVER Deep Fried Tweetup will also happen at this year's NC State Fair on October 22nd!  Join us!  And... if you're coming, look for me when you go get Ham Biscuits at the Cary Methodist Booth (near Dorton Arena)!  Steve and I will be working at least 6 shifts!  TONS of FUN! Follow me ...
If you are relocating to the Triangle, or you're here, and you are looking for a house with a little more land (at a GREAT price!), Johnston County is definately one of the places that should be on your list! Clayton Zip Code 27527 Named In Top Ten By BusinessWeek. Clayton, North Carolina specif...
I've been reading about the Obama's bid to host the Olympics in Chicago and although they didn't win, it made me think about hosting a World Class Event like that in your city.  How exciting would that be? And what about the Athletes?  What compels someone to love their sport so much that they ar...

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