Disadvantages of Selling Your Home With an Instant Offer Company

There are several companies out there willing to make an instant offer on your home, such as Zillow, Knock, Opendoor, Offerpad, HomeLight, and HomeGo....

How to Spot Market Trends & What They Mean to Sellers

Spotting the trends in the real estate market can tell you when it's time to sell or when it's time to buy. It can...

Understanding Earnest Money & the Due Diligence Fee

The North Carolina Real Estate Commission revised the Offer to Purchase and Contract in 2011 to better protect the consumer. They introduced a new...

Things Retired Couples Need to Consider Before Buying a Property

Your children have grown and they have left your home. It's time for your to retire and buying a different home just makes sense....

Advice on Upgrading a Home You Eventually Want to Sell

Upgrading your home can go a very long way when it's time to sell. Most buyers are looking for a move-in ready home that...

Checklist for final walk-through before closing

The home buying process is rather long, and it can be stressful. However, when you reach the time for your final walk-through before closing...

10 Things No One Ever Told You About Shopping for a Home

Buying your first home comes with stress. It's an unknown thing and can become very emotional quickly. When you're ready to start shopping for...

The 10 Most Common Defects Found in Home Inspections

When it's time to buy a home, a home inspection becomes a very important part of the process. You don't want to purchase a...

Be Cautious with Renovations without Permits

Most home remodeling jobs will require some type of permit.  These permits may cost hundreds of dollars, which leads some homeowners to skip buying...

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Patriots open with win over North Mecklenburg

The 2019 football season for Independence opened Monday evening at North Mecklenburg High School after the game was rained out the previous Friday night. The...

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Stallions bounce back with 4-1 win

The Queen's Grant Stallions picked up their first victory of the young season with a 4-1 dominating win over Corvian Community School in a...

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Many economists believe a recession is coming, eventually. Part of their reason for believing this is due to the ten straight years of economic...

Stallions lose home soccer opener 3-1

The Queen's Grant men's soccer team lost the home opener to kick-off the season to  Greater Cabarrus in a non-conference contest. Greater Cabarrus scored first...

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Patriots open with win over North Mecklenburg

The 2019 football season for Independence opened Monday evening at North Mecklenburg High School after the game was rained out the previous Friday night. The...

Stallions bounce back with 4-1 win

The Queen's Grant Stallions picked up their first victory of the young season with a 4-1 dominating win over Corvian Community School in a...

Stallions lose home soccer opener 3-1

The Queen's Grant men's soccer team lost the home opener to kick-off the season to  Greater Cabarrus in a non-conference contest. Greater Cabarrus scored first...

ECU dental student from Charlotte will spend a year at the National Institutes of...

Omar Glover, a fourth-year dental student at the East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine, has been selected to attend the National Institutes of...

We Have Been There – Part 2

Our first resort will be Oasis Grand, Quntana Roo, Cancun, Mexico. This is a family resort. Despite any ads you may see, they do...