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Charlotte Real Estate|Whats Hot and Whats Not~ Find Your ‘Hood

January 21st, 2014 Comments Off on Charlotte Real Estate|Whats Hot and Whats Not~ Find Your ‘Hood Listed Under: Real Estate, Sell a Home

hot subdivisions charlotte

Terry's 20 Top HOT  Subdivisions in Charlotte According to our Carolina Regional Realtor's Association, the CRRA, year over year 2013 median home prices  rose 7.5% as  sales volume increased 24.6% over 2012.  And 2012 was a good year as well, so yes, real estate here is Hot! But what about your neighborhood?  The CRRA numbers are averages, and those of you who know me know I frequently say averages hide a lot! Home price averages are no exception, so if your question...Continue Reading!

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It’s a Carolina Panthers Weekend!

January 10th, 2014 Leave A Comment Listed Under: Living Here, Things To Do Charlotte

Carolina Panthers Flag

Panthers Next Year HERE! Thanks for a great season guys! In what's certainly to be a bruising and close football game, the Carolina Panthers will beat the 49ers 20-17 and advance to play Seattle for the NFC Championship. The formula? It's no secret, the Panthers will need to stop 49er running back Frank Gore, contain and sack Colin Kaepernick, continue the outstanding special teams play, and be creative enough to score enough on our side of the ball to win it. On the...Continue Reading!

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New Listing in Blakeney Greens| South Charlotte Convenience Arts and Crafts Charm

January 3rd, 2014 1 Comment » Listed Under: Featured Listings, Real Estate

Corner of Ardrey kell and Rea Rd

Open House! Saturday, 1/18 from 12 - 2pm 7031 Blakeney Greens Blvd | MLS 2197736 Are you buying a home this month or next?  Are you looking in the popular Blakeney area of  South Charlotte? Love the schools in popular zip code 28277? We've just listed a 3 br 2.5 bath in Blakeney Greens, with over 1800 sf this home is a gently lived in beauty!  It has a 2 car garage, has been professionally decorated and landscaped all for $319,900. Scroll down for...Continue Reading!

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Charlotte 2013|A Year in Review, Bearden Park to Metlife

December 31st, 2013 Leave A Comment Listed Under: Living Here

Charlotte Skyline from Bearden Park

In the city, the big news was long awaited Bearden Park, a 5+ acre, 2 square city block park between Church street and the new BBT Baseball Stadium, off 4th street, pictured at night above and to the right opened this past Labor Day. This center city park creates a new "center' for Charlotte.  In the spring and summer, music will be a regular part of weekends at the park.     See more in  this video Baseball is returning as the Charlotte Knights...Continue Reading!

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Dilworth Condo| 1 Br 1Ba Convenience and Character REDUCED

December 11th, 2013 Comments Off on Dilworth Condo| 1 Br 1Ba Convenience and Character REDUCED Listed Under: Charlotte Homes for Sale, Dilworth, Featured Listings, Real Estate


It is about lifestlye, easy living minutes from the city. Walk to the Dowd YMCA, walk to Latta park, or walk home from Southend! Reduced to $107,900,  buy for less than rent! Are you looking for a 1 bedroom condo close in? Surrounded my million dollar homes in Charlotte's Dilworth community, Myrtle Square is a pre-war walk up, and unit 54 sits on the top floor of building 5.  At $112,900, why pay rent? Pay less than rent for this 1 br condominium! truly, at...Continue Reading!

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Tampa Bay No Match, Panthers Win Again

December 2nd, 2013 Leave A Comment Listed Under: Charlotte Sports


Well this is getting familiar!    Another Monday, another win, but this time, all eyes are looking forward to the Monday evening match up between the acknowledged heavy weights ahead of the Panthers, the Seahawk's and the Saints.  The Panthers very nearly defeated the Seahawk's in the earlier less confident part of the season,and they have the Saints twice in the next four weeks. It is December, and this team will be remembered for how it plays in December. I can't remember a...Continue Reading!

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What is Due Diligence in North Carolina Real Estate?

November 26th, 2013 Comments Off on What is Due Diligence in North Carolina Real Estate? Listed Under: Real Estate

NC Contract Explained

The Due Diligence fee & period is part of North Carolina’s Standard Offer to Purchase Contract Due Diligence - This is an offer and contract term that is relatively new in NC, we’ve been using it a little over 2 years now. The Due Diligence fee is a fee paid by the buyer to the seller to take their home off the market for the due diligence period.  Both the fee & the period of due diligence is negotiable.  During the DD period,...Continue Reading!

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