Stream Fireworks for the Fourth

A Capitol Fourth The Washington DC celebration, A Capitol Fourth, will air on PBS starting at 8:00pm. In addition to fireworks, it will feature stars such as John Stamos, Patti LaBelle, Lauren Alaina, Trace Adkins, and many more. Macy’s 4th of July Macy’s is doing smaller shows in each New York City borough so more […]

The Pros and Cons of Living in a Neighborhood with an HOA

As you search for your next home, you’ll probably encounter more than a few neighborhoods that have their own homeowners associations. Often abbreviated as HOAs, these groups usually consist of a few elected residents, although they may also be run by an outside management company or developer. While they tend to get a bad rap, […]

Keep Your Home Ready to Show with These 4 Tips

As a seller, you have to be able to get your home looking fantastic at the drop of a dime if an interested buyer schedules a tour. And unless you have the time to constantly clean, keeping your space prepped for showings might seem like an endless (and stressful!) ordeal. Luckily, we have a few […]

Out and About in Raleigh

Had enough of staying at home but running out of ideas of things to do? Here are some great and safe things you can do to explore our area this month. Beyond the ones you see often, here is a comprehensive list of public art in downtown Raleigh. Check it out…we think you’ll be surprised! […]

Spring, Summer, Fall, or Winter: Which Home Buying Season Is Best?

You’ve probably heard that spring and summer are the best seasons for home buying. After all, there’s more inventory on the market, and the warm weather is ideal for showings. However, the ongoing global health crisis has shattered the idea of the “peak home buying season” and left many potential buyers wondering if now is […]

8 Simple Ways to Get Your Outdoor Spaces Ready for Summer

The weather’s getting warmer, summer is (finally!) just around the corner, and we’re all staying at home more than ever before. If you plan on spending your days relaxing in nature, now is the perfect time to give your outdoor space a little upgrade. And if you’re thinking about selling soon, you might even impress […]

5 Easy Ways to Save Up for a New Home

Saving for a house might seem difficult, especially as the economy continues to fluctuate. However, that doesn’t mean you have to give up on your home buying dreams! If you want to take your first steps towards homeownership, we have a few simple tricks that can help you build your savings account.  How to Save […]

4 Ways to Maximize the Potential of Your Home’s Flex Space

Are you stuck at home and looking to take on a DIY project? If you have an extra room or a small nook that you just don’t know how to use, try tackling a mini home makeover! Here are some out-of-the-box ways to transform surplus flex space into a room that you’ll actually use…and will […]

How COVID-19 Is Impacting Real Estate

If you’ve been thinking about buying or selling a home in the near future, the unprecedented events of the last few weeks might have left you feeling a bit uncertain. COVID-19 has undoubtedly affected all of our lives, but that doesn’t mean you need to press pause on your real estate dreams.  We want to […]

Let’s play a game!

There is no denying it…you are going to be home a lot more for the next few weeks. We thought we would share some of our favorite games to help inspire you to break out an oldie but goodie, or try something new! Classics Battleship – Betsy’s family likes this head to head game where […]