Triangle Living: Farmers Market for Foodies…

                Homegrown tomatoes? Sweet corn? Plump blueberries? Local honey? The summer harvest is one of the very best with tasty fruits and veggies to fill our plates. Luckily for all of us in the Triangle, we’ve got farmers markets of all sizes overflowing with locally grown goodness. From Holly Springs to Wake Forest and …

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Scammers… Bringin’ shame to the game…

                  “We buy homes” signs don’t providethe relief they promise Scammers are trying to take advantage of struggling families by promising to buy homes for quick cash. These scammers send postcards and put out signs proclaiming, “We buy homes!” But rather than buying houses as advertised, most of these companies will try …

Hey Buyers – Go ‘Open Housin’ this weekend

Decided to start your house hunt? Aren’t sure where to begin? Do some research this weekend at area open houses. Our Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston real estate agents are gearing up for a great weekend of showings and home tours. Head out to a few of these open houses to take a tour and gather information for what …

Stage it right to get the highest dollar…

    Getting your home ready to sell? It’s not as simple as straightening up, dusting and making the beds. It needs to be staged to attract and interest homebuyers. Your real estate agent can refer you to a local staging expert or you can take on the job yourself. Either way, the prep work will be worth the time and …

Triangle Living – A Place To Play

 Seeking the perfect place for your growing family? Want an area full of kid-friendly events and activities? The Triangle is the place for you. KaBOOM! recently announced its 2015 list of the top Playful Cities USA naming Durham, Garner and Raleigh some of the very best in the nation. Judged on play-related infrastructures, programming, integrated play services, and safety, these …

Summer Selling Tips you need to know

   Yesterday may have been the official start of summer, but much like the weather, the real estate housing season has been getting hotter and hotter for the past month. With June upon us, the market activity will only increase as home sellers and buyers get down to business to ensure they are settled into their new digs by the …

Are you ready to buy your first home?

     It’s a Big Decision… Are you Ready? Buying a house is one of the most important decisions you will make, both emotionally and financially. It will become your home—the place you raise your family, a space to unwind after a long workday, your safe haven. However, envisioning yourself in a two-story colonial with three bedrooms and two bathrooms is …

11 Ways to Create a Welcoming Front Entrance for Under $100

   Wouldn’t it be nice to approach your home’s entrance with a grin instead of a grimace? Take our tips for beating a clear, safe, and stylish path to your front door. First impressions count — not just for your friends, relatives, and the UPS guy, but for yourself. Whether it’s on an urban stoop or a Victorian front porch, …

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Summer Fun!

Summer Fun brought to you by your Realtor – Matt Vance     Family FunApex Latino Arts Festival       June 6  3-10pmFood, dance, music, arts/crafts.www.apexlatinofest.comBarnyard Birthday Bash        June 6  10am-noon Historic Oak View Park (Raleigh) Party games, activities and, of course, cake to celebrate the goats’ birthday. 919 250-1013  FREE   Celebrate Fuquay-Varina     June 6  10am-4pm Entertainment, kids activities, classic cars, …

Downtown Raleigh Movie Night

Make a standing date to head to City Plaza in downtown Raleigh every Friday from May 22-June 26th for the Downtown Raleigh Movie Series! Over the course of the summer the Series will screen six classic 80s or 80s-themed movies, free to the public, in City Plaza. The festivities start at 6 PM and the films begin at sundown. In …