Archives: June 2013

Tips For A Better Closing

You’ve found your perfect home and all you want to do is unpack the truck and move in. But you’ve got to get through the closing first! Closings can be stressful, as buyers are often already emotionally attached to a property that is not quite theirs yet. We’ve got some great tips to help you […]


Raleigh Ranks High For Newlyweds

Newlyweds listen up! According to a new survey from Rent.com, Raleigh has ranked among the Top 10 U.S. cities for freshly married couples. The rankings are based on factors like the cost of living, annual mean wages, rental inventory, percentage of married couples, and percentage of children under the age of 6. Rent.com noted that […]


Raleigh Is Fit!

Not bad Raleigh! According to the American Fitness Index, Raleigh ranks as the 15th fittest metropolis in the U.S. The study, done by the American College of Sports Medicine, is based on health behaviors including smoking, exercise, obesity rates, chronic health problems, and access to health care. It also takes into account the environment, including […]


More Homes To Choose From For Home Buyers

The number of homes for sale is finally beginning to rise, which is good for buyers, who have been experiencing a bit of a shortage thus far this year. The for-sale inventory grew by 4.1% in April, up 1.75 million units according to Realtor.com. Additionally the average list price was up 2.6% in April-good news […]