Archives: March 2013

Return On Investment

  As we head into the traditional Spring selling season, many homeowners will be beginning to think about getting their homes ready to list for sale. The key is to spend your money and time wisely; invest in projects that will likely garner the highest return when your house is sold. Getting good advice from […]

March Madness

  It’s that time again: March Madness is here! Get your brackets ready, because the schedule is set and at noon on Thursday the ACC Tournament will tip off in Greensboro. Here is the schedule so you can plan your work accordingly! Click here for more Tournament info! Thursday, March 14 First Round Game 1: […]

Raleigh Pops Up At SXSW

Many of you may know of South by Southwest (SXSW) as the music festival in Austin, TX, but you may not realize that there is also a SXSW Interactive Trade Show which showcases cutting-edge technology and digital creativity. SXSW attracts over 49,000 visitors during the 10-day festival, and The Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce’s economic […]

Home Prices Expected To Continue To Rise

Home prices jumped 9.7% in January from the previous year, and analysts are predicting similar numbers for February. This is the biggest year-over-year increase in almost seven years, and marks the 11th straight month of price increases. Overall, 22 states saw price increases of 6% or more in January. This growth is surprising for the […]

NC Museum Of Natural Sciences Most Visited

  The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, right here in Raleigh, has unseated the Biltmore house and gardens as the most-visited museum or historic site in the state. This is the first time in nine years that Biltmore has not topped the list, which is done by Matthews-based firm Carolina Publishing Associates. The science […]

Just Listed @ $179,900!!

 Gorgeous 3 bed, 3.5 bath home in great location-has a finished basement which is hard to find in this area.  Completely fenced yard!  Has new granite in kitchen, screened in porch with hot tub, deck that looks upon the woods, built in bar in basement. You feel like you’re in the middle of the mountains […]