Core Realty Advisors helps you buy and sell with Ribbon©

At Core Realty Advisors, we have a new tool in our tool box, Ribbon©. This program addresses the desire to find your home first without seeking to do so by grabbing the equity in the home you are selling for a much more modest fee.

The Best Smart Home Technology for Upping Your Home’s Value

Repainting the walls, updating the kitchen and bathroom, replacing the hot water heater—there are ways to increase your home’s value that stand the test of time. But as the market and the priorities of buyers change, there are newer, more popular ways to get a high return on your investment! Smart home technology is becoming […]

The 5 Most Important Things to Do After Buying a Home

So, you bought a house. First of all, congratulations! The search is over, no more weekends filled with open houses and showings, and you can finally breathe a sigh of relief. Phew. But your work isn’t quite done yet. Once you buy a house, there are a few things that need to happen before and […]

The Top Tax Deductions & Credits for Homeowners in 2019

Taxes are confusing, which is why many people in the U.S. choose to hire an expert to do their taxes for them. After all, there are so many numbers to know, forms to have ready, records of income and expenses, W-4s, 1099s, 380-Ts—we could’ve just made that last one up, and there’s no way of […]

Our Favorite “Go To” Restaurants

We all have that Restaurant or two that is our “Go-to” place when family comes into town or when we’re just not in the mood to cook and want to head to some place familiar. We put together our teams favorite places to eat.

Up Your Home’s Resale Value with These 5 Outdoor DIY Projects

Spring is here, and summer is closer than ever. That makes it a great time to get outside and spruce up your home’s exterior! If you’re planning on selling your home soon, a little outdoor maintenance can go a long way. In fact, here are five outdoor projects you can do yourself that are sure […]

Spring Break Staycation?

Spring Break is upon us! Your feed might blow up with pictures of faraway places. For those of you who are staying local, don’t let the lack of airline miles put a damper on this opportunity for some family fun. Sleeping in, no homework and not making lunches for a week are enough to celebrate. […]

Saving up for a New Home? Here Are All the Costs You Need to Know

Once you’ve found the perfect home and secured the loan, all that’s left to do is start chipping away at those mortgage payments…right? In actuality, there are a handful of other, often-overlooked expenses that come with buying a home, but as long as you know what you’re getting into, they’re plenty manageable. Take a look […]

A visit with Taylor Morrison at Holden Creek Preserve

Think you can’t find new construction in Wake Forest/Youngsville for under $300,000? Think again. This week we visited Holden Creek Preserve located on Holden road less than a mile from Capital Blvd. Only two minutes to Harris Teeter and 5 minutes to Wake Forest Crossing with Olive Garden and Kohls, you can’t beat the location! […]

Spring into the Selling Season with These Pro Cleaning Tips

In just a few short days, we’ll turn the corner into warmer weather. There’ll be no more cold mornings, flowers will bloom, trees will grow, birds will sing, and it will officially be spring. Okay, maybe the changing of seasons doesn’t work quite so suddenly, but spring does mark the beginning of a notoriously busy […]