cary homes: Well Technician or Realtor? Cary NC - 07/21/10 11:39 AM
Well Technician or Realtor? Cary NC Last week while trying to get a home closed for my seller I was asking myself, am I a Well Technician or Realtor?

 In this case both!

 That is what I needed to do to get this home to close successfully.

Let me back up a bit.  My sellers already relocated to Baltimore from Cary NC area.  We were in the final stages of repairs when the well failed the all important water test inspection. With the sellers out of town I received a panicked call.  The well needed to be … (4 comments)

cary homes: Cary NC Weatherstone Homes for Sale - 07/09/10 05:30 AM
Cary NC    Weatherstone     Homes for Sale The hybrid is headed down High House Road just before Maynard at Kroger Plaza to Cary NC Weatherstone homes for sale. Weatherstone was built during the housing boom in Cary NC in the mid-1990's.  The homes are traditional averaging between 2000-3000 sq ft. priced in the $300-400,000's.  

Weatherstone boasts a community pool complete with a swim team.  Of course the swim team competes against other swim teams through out the summer.  It's  great way to keep the kids active.  Tennis is also available in Weatherstone.  The neighborhood has several regulation courts. … (0 comments)

cary homes: Cary NC Wellsley Homes for Sale - 106 Barnbridge Court - 04/16/10 12:08 PM
Cary NC    Wellsley Homes for Sale - 106 Barnbridge Court
Check out this home, Cary NC   Wellsley Homes for Sale - 106 Barnbridge Court.   Wellsley is one of the most desirable neighborhoods in Cary.



Custom Wellsley Home on .34 acre Cul-de-Sac!







Cary NC Wellsley Homes for Sale -106 Barnbridge Ct was first published on CaryRealEstateBlogger.com- a Blog by Linda Lohman
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cary homes: Cary NC Oxxford Hunt Homes for Sale - 04/14/10 01:02 AM
Cary NC Oxxford Hunt Homes for Sale The hybrid has been busy coasting up and down Chatham Street Cary NC Oxxford Hunt homes for sale its destination. Oxxford Hunt in made up of multiple sub-neighborhoods along Chatham Street. Cary NC Oxxford Hunt Homes for Sale is one of the top selling areas in Cary. Oxxford Hunt homes for sale average 3.92% appreciation rate with an average sale price of $233,205. Oxfxford Hunt currently rates 16 in the top 20 of Cary's top re-sale neighborhoods.
Oxxford Hunt was built in the mid to late 1980's through the mid-1990's. The homes range from … (0 comments)

cary homes: Cary NC Olde Salem Homes for Sale - 02/20/10 12:41 AM
Cary NC Olde Salem Homes for Sale Travel with the hybrid down Cary Parkway to the intersection of High Meadow Rd. tucked amongst other neighborhoods like Bishop’s Gate and Weathersby we find Cary NC Olde Salem homes for sale.
Olde Salem homes for sale are priced in the $300,000 price range.  Olde Salem is a small neighborhood with four bedrooms and a bonus room being the standard on ¼ acre lots.   It’s a traditional Cary NC neighborhood built by New Fortis Homes in the late 1990’s.
Olde Salem’s central Cary location makes shopping and highway access convenient, located a few miles … (3 comments)

cary homes: CaryNCHomesforSale - Posterous Photo Blog - I finally did it! - 02/18/10 10:40 AM
CaryNCHomesforSale-Posterous Photo Blog-I finally did it!
Last Fall I attended a ReBarCamp in Cary NC and it was recommended that I start a Posterous Photo Blog.  I put it on my TO DO list.  There it sat like so many well-intended projects.   Countless times I promised today would be the day, NOT. 
Today is that day!  CaryNCHomesforSale -Posterous Photo Blog has been created.  I can now take
picture Cary NC and instantly post them to my new photo blog.  YEAH!  I'm rarely seen without my camera and constantly take picture of Cary neighborhoods and points of interest.  Now I'm sharing....ENJOY!
CaryNCHomesforSale  … (6 comments)

cary homes: Cary NC Montclair Homes for Sale - 02/16/10 02:27 AM


Cary NC Montclair Homes for Sale
Cary NC Montclair homes for sale is a small neighborhood hidden away at the end of Jenks Carpenter Road between Davis Drive and NC 55.  The homes range in price from the high $200,000- low $300,000 on ¼ acre lots.  Most Cary NC Montclair homes for sale feature 4 bedrooms and a bonus room. 
The residents of Montclair attend Salem Elementary, Salem Middle School and Apex High School.  Being a county based school district (Wake County Public Schools) it is not unusual to live in Cary and attend an Apex school or … (0 comments)

cary homes: Cary NC Whitebridge Homes for Sale - 02/15/10 04:23 AM
Cary NC Whitebridge Homes for Sale
Today I’m continuing my Cary NC tour of small quaint neighborhoods and the hybrid didn't have to go too far to find Cary NC Whitebridge homes for sale.  Whitebridge is located off Davis Drive just past High House Rd driving towards Apex.  This small neighborhood boasts quaint tree-lined streets, pool, play ground, and Cary Greenway access.  Cary NC Whitebridge homes for sale range in price from the high $200,000 to the mid-$400,000 all on 1/3 + acre lots.  The homes are traditional with a transitional flair.  Most homes have two-story foyers and /or family room, … (1 comments)

cary homes: Cary NC Sherwood Greens Homes for Sale - 02/15/10 02:28 AM
Cary NC Sherwood Greens Homes for Sale
 
I’m continuing my tour of Cary NC to discover small neighborhoods tucked away and today the hybrid has come across Cary NC Sherwood Greens homes for sale.  Sherwood Greens is located just off Davis Drive past Park Village.  The homes were built by Pulte beginning in 2000.  Cary NC Sherwood Greens homes for sale average price point is in the high $200,000 – low $300,000 with lots averaging ¼ acre.
The residents of Sherwood Greens enjoy neighborhood access to the Cary Greenway, a quaint pool, and play area.  The best part of Sherwood … (0 comments)

cary homes: Cary NC Riggsbee Farms Homes for Sale - 02/10/10 07:31 AM
Cary NC Riggsbee Farms Homes for Sale
Cary NC Riggsbee Farms homes for sale are located just down Davis Drive from High House Road across from Preston.  Riggsbee Farms was developed in 1995 when the Riggsbee family, that owned the land, sold it for development.   The Riggsbee Family also owned a gas station and convenient store where the Stone Creek Shopping Center is now located. 
Cary NC Riggsbee Farms homes for sale have an average lot size of 0.39, with a average price point in the mid to low $400,000. The 219 homes that make up Riggsbee Farms attend Green … (2 comments)

cary homes: Cary NC Deveraux Homes for Sale - 02/10/10 07:18 AM
Cary NC Devereaux Homes for Sale The melting snow brought the hybrid back out on the road to Cary NC Devereaux Homes for Sale.  Driving down Jenks-Carpenter across from the Park Village Neighborhood you’ll find the stone entry for Devereaux at the corner of Jenks-Carpenter and Watchrun Rd.
Cary NC Devereaux homes for sale was built on 102 acres in the heart of Cary just south of Davis Drive and High House Rd.  The community of 304 homes was built between 1994-2001 with an average lot size of 0.27 acres and an average price point in the high $200,000 to … (8 comments)

cary homes: Top Cary NC Neighborhoods - 02/05/10 07:52 AM
Top Cary NC Neighborhoods This is a list that I've been dedicated to compiling on my blog.  I've lived in Cary NC since 1995.  We were relocated here as part of a massive 700 family IBM relocation.  I have lived most folks experience and that is why I became a Relocation Specialist.  Think about it, in 1995 the Internet was not being widely used and our process was much different that it is today.  My goal is to make your experience easy. The following neighborhoods are some of the Cary NC top Cary neighborhoods that is why they were chosen for my … (1 comments)

cary homes: Cary NC Oxxford Hunt Homes for Sale - 02/03/10 08:24 AM
Cary NC Oxxford Hunt Homes for Sale The hybrid has been busy coasting up and down Chatham Street  Cary NC Oxxford Hunt homes for sale its destination.  Oxxford Hunt in made up of multiple sub-neighborhoods along Chatham Street.  Cary NC Oxxford Hunt Homes for Sale is one of the top selling areas in Cary.   Oxxford Hunt homes for sale average 3.92% appreciation rate with an average sale price of  $233,205.  Oxfxford Hunt currently rates 16 in the top 20 of Cary's top re-sale neighborhoods.
Oxxford Hunt was built in the mid to late 1980's through the mid-1990's.  The homes range from … (2 comments)

cary homes: Carolina Preserve Del Webb Amberly - Kenwood & Muirfield Villa Models - 02/02/10 08:37 AM
Carolina Preserve Del Webb Amberly  Kenwood & Muirfield Villa Models  
Sorry to say today the hybrid is full of mud because of my recent visit to Carolina Preserve Del Webb Amberly.  I was assisting clients during their final walk through of their new Muirfield Villa. This winter has been quite wet and yet the building continues at Carolina Preserve. The Muirfield and Kenwood Villa models are adjoining town home style homes within the Carolina Preserve Active Adult Community.

Each home has a two car garage, screen porch, attic space, patio, and open floor plan. The adjoining wall runs the … (0 comments)

cary homes: Dead HVAC Unit in My Cary NC Home - 01/19/10 10:23 AM


Dead HVAC Unit in My Cary NC Home. I woke up late last week to find my a dead HVAC unit in my Cary NC home.  YIKES!

"It shouldn't be a complete surprise" was the response of the HVAC repairman.  "Your unit is original and your home was built in 1995."  

It was like hearing those familiar words from your doctor, " Well at your age..."

Now we need to make the decision to buy a top of the line, energy efficient HVAC unit and get a government rebate or go less expensive?
It's hard … (3 comments)

cary homes: Cary NC Housing Trend Statistics - December '08-'09 - 01/19/10 02:51 AM
Cary NC Housing Trend Statistics - December '08-'09 Cary NC Housing Trend Statistics - December '08- '09   Using the chart below it is evident that the Cary NC market is up from one year ago.  
Homes For Sale are UP 3.3% Homes Sold are UP 23.1% Homes Pending are UP 5.2% These Housing trend statistics come as no surprise to me or the agents in our office.  We have been busy listing homes and writing contracts.
 It's been a welcome trend over 2008.  Again we have to attribute the increase in sale to the Tax Credits being offerers. … (0 comments)

cary homes: Cary NC Housing Trend Statistics- November '08-'09 - 12/21/09 01:26 AM



Cary NC Housing Trend Statistics - November '08-'09 It's all good news in Cary NC!  Looking at Cary NC Housing Trend Statistics graph below, information provided by Triangle MLS, the number of sold and pending homes are up from last November.  November '08 had 87 SOLD homes and 65 PENDING homes, while November '09 shows 89 SOLD and 148 PENDING homes.
Cary has seen an increase of 70.1 %in SOLD and  36.9 % in PENDING over last year!  Now that is GOOD news!  

Looking at housing trend statistics the increase in sales can only be contributed … (1 comments)

cary homes: Adore Designer Resale Boutique Cary NC - 11/24/09 02:32 AM
Adore Designer Resale Boutique In Cary  Adore Designer Resale Boutique in Cary is Now Open!
 
What is a Designer Resale Boutique?

  Adore Designer Resale Boutique is best described as mostly consignment, a dash of resale, and a pinch of designer samples.  The setting, according to owner Nancy Alinovi is light, sophisticated, and fun.  It's meant to attract style conscience consumers, on a budget, who also want to have a little fun. Feel free to schedule a Ladies Night with your best gals selecting and trying on high-end designer resales.  Did I mention with a glass of wine?
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cary homes: Cary Tops National Safe City List - 11/24/09 12:34 AM
Cary Tops National Safe City List According to new analysis from the FBI published by CQ Press, Cary tops the National Safe City List coming in as the 15th safest city in America. It's the 11th straight year Cary has ranked as North Carolina's safest city.   Cary's Safety record is just one of the many reasons folks from across the nation choose Cary NC as their home.
Why Move to Cary NC?

What You Need to Know About Wake County Public Schools.

Top Cary Neighborhoods

Golf Course Communities in Cary

Carolina Preserve Del Webb 55+ Active … (0 comments)

cary homes: Cary NC Top 30 Appreciation Subdivisions - 10/05/09 05:26 AM
 
 
 Cary NC Top 30 Appreciation Subdivisions 
Cary NC Top 30 Appreciation Subdivision is a list many homeowners wait for every year, the who's who of neighborhoods. Which neighborhoods are appreciating the most is a great way of knowing where your neighborhood stands amongst the many.   Moving to Cary NC can be a big decision. I often tell my clients this because it is so true, it was when my family was transferred here in 1995.  We had so many questions.  One question that comes up with many folks from other parts of the country when visiting is, "Which neighborhoods … (0 comments)