All posts by Core Realty Advisors

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 […]

Searching for a Smaller Home? Here are the Top Tips for Downsizing

Downsizing can be a great choice for homeowners looking to make a financial or lifestyle change. After all, a smaller amount of space means less money on utility bills and less stress from clutter. Are you a recent empty-nester? Moving for financial reasons? Or maybe you’ve watched a few episodes of Tidying Up with Marie […]

We Can’t Wait for these Upcoming Triangle Events!

Raleigh, and the greater Triangle community, is one of the most exciting place to live in NC! You truly have a little bit of everything here, from the big-city hustle and bustle of Durham and Raleigh to the quiet charm of small towns like Holly Springs and Wake Forest. Plus, no matter where you are […]

Make Buyers Fall in Love with Your Home with These Easy Staging Tips

Love is in the air! We’re not talking about Valentine’s Day — we mean all of the buyers falling in love with your home thanks to these easy staging tips. From simple DIY projects to decor and decluttering pointers, these effortless staging tips will wow the next buyers that step through your front door. Clean, […]

February Newsletter

We’re spotlighting two of our Advisors this month. Read about how they care for our clients and community! Be sure to check out the Market update with information on our Listing Promotion! Happy February!  

The Pros & Cons of a Buyer’s Letter: Standing Out in a Busy Market

Imagine, after weeks of searching, that you’ve finally found your dream home. It’s in the perfect location with the right features and exactly the amount of space you need. But after requesting more information, your agent informs you that there are already several offers made on the house. How do you stand out in a […]

Another great reason to live in the Triangle…

We get super excited every time we come across a ‘Top Places to Live” article because chances are Raleigh and/or the surrounding area will be on that list!  Due to our phenomenal colleges and nationally recognized hospitals, the Triangle has gained a lot of attention over the years. Additionally, a healthy job growth and hundreds […]

New Year, New & Improved Home Value

Happy 2019! What do you want to accomplish in the New Year? If you’re thinking seriously about selling your home this year, or just want to add some value to your property, then it’s time to make a game plan for 2019. You don’t have to break the bank to build your home equity; there […]