Archives: May 2013


Outdoor Oasis

  Maybe you are going to be land-locked this coming holiday weekend, but it doesn’t mean you can’t create your own little oasis and enjoy the weather! Outdoor living spaces can be a great selling point for your home, and there are some great, affordable ways to really make your outdoor living area shine. Here […]



Dinosaurs In Motion

Head to the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences to catch the wild new exhibit Dinosaurs in Motion, where visitors can engage with, and learn from, 14 life-sized metal dinosaur sculptures inspired by actual fossils. The exhibit will run through September 8th. The Dinosaurs in Motion sculptures are interactive; visitors can manipulate each dinosaur via lever-and-pulley systems […]


8 Tips For Finding Your First Home

Coldwell Banker has been posting a great series of tips aimed in particular at first-time home buyers. We love helping people purchase their first home and we really value helping our customers think through their purchase and really get educated about the home buying process. Here is a list of 8 tips for finding your […]





What Is “Pre-Approval”?

Click here to view the embedded video. Buying a home can be a daunting task for anyone, especially for a first-time homebuyer. You should never feel silly about asking questions about the homebuying process. Coldwell Banker has a great video explaining what it means to be “pre-approved” for a mortgage. This may seem like a […]


Home Foreclosures Fell In April

Home repossessions fell nationwide by 20% from March to April of this year, and were down 32% from the 2012 according to foreclosure listing firm RealtyTrac Inc. They also predict that once these homes hit the market, it will actually be beneficial because the rebound in the housing market has caused the supply of homes […]