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Impactful Outdoors! 5 Tips for Improving Your Home’s Curb Appeal

March 3rd, 2014 Comments Off on Impactful Outdoors! 5 Tips for Improving Your Home’s Curb Appeal Listed Under: Real Estate, Sell a Home

curb appeal

Curb appeal makes ALL the difference when your home is seen online, for the casual drive by and for the initial in-person showing.  You want to make sure it promotes the message of warm, welcoming and well-maintained.  Potential buyers will assume the interior has been given the same amount of attention as the exterior. If they are impressed with the outdoors, they’ll be eager to continue with the showing. With that in mind, here are 5 housekeeping tips to improve your...Continue Reading!

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Sedgefield Real Estate, Schools and More

February 25th, 2014 Comments Off on Sedgefield Real Estate, Schools and More Listed Under: Real Estate, Schools, Sedgefield

sedgefield craftsman home

How's the Market? Glad you asked, 2013 was a big year in Sedgefield! Home prices climbed 9.5% when measured by sales price per square foot Sedgefield ranked 3rd on our Top Twenty Hot Subdivisions.  Why? It's in some great company, what makes it so HOT? There are lots of reasons, but here are a few: Walking distance to the New Bern Lynxx train station, see map below 30 minute WALK to Bank of America stadium, 5 minute drive 20 minute Walk to downtown Dilworth,...Continue Reading!

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Charlotte For Kids Part 1

February 22nd, 2014 Leave A Comment Listed Under: Day Trips, Things To Do Charlotte

Carowinds Up and ddown

Charlotte, NC The weather is warming up and the kids are looking for adventures! If you are struggling with finding new, fun ideas for activities with your children, look no further. Below is the first installment of fun places to take your kids for day trips, birthday parties and more! Great Wolf Lodge The Great Wolf Lodge is a wonderful place to take the family for a unique getaway that is only a few minutes down the road in Concord! The hotel features 402...Continue Reading!

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Things to Do in Charlotte | Feb 7 – 9

February 5th, 2014 Leave A Comment Listed Under: Arts & Culture, Day Trips, Music, Things To Do Charlotte

Charlotte Convention Boat Show

Charlotte, NC Events around Charlotte are gearing up for the season of love! Check out all of the fun things to do around the Queen City whether you're celebrating romance with a loved one or taking on the town with friends: For The Love Of Chocolate And Wine This Saturday and Sunday join the vineyards of Swan Creek in Ronda, NC for a lovely pairing of wine and a sweet treat! Enjoy a complimentary sample of Rafaldini Vineyard's famous wine-infused chocolate brownie paired...Continue Reading!

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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

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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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The Speedpark At Concord Mills

January 14th, 2014 Leave A Comment Listed Under: Day Trips, Everything Else, Things To Do Charlotte

Speedpark Go Kart

Concord, NCGetting the case of the winter blues? Need a fun place to take your kids this weekend?Check out this fun theme park where racing meets the ice at the inaugural Icepark and Speedpark at Concord Mills!AttractionsFormally known as the NASCAR Speedpark, The Speedpark at Concord Mills is home to a wide array of fun activities for children or adults of any age. In the new Icepark has a real ice skating rink open seven days a week and is...Continue Reading!

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The NC Zoo | Charlotte Quick Trip

December 9th, 2013 Leave A Comment Listed Under: Day Trips, Things To Do Charlotte

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Asheboro, NC The wonderful North Carolina Zoo sits tucked away in the small town of Asheboro, NC. Split into two sections, the park is divided between "Africa" and "North America" featuring animals, plant life, and learning material from each area of the world. This great attraction is only 2 hours away and is affordable, educational, and fun!   Africa The southern section of the park is all about Africa and its amazing animals! Immediately upon entering the zoo, you are planted in the African...Continue Reading!

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