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Rent vs Buy Raleigh


Rent vs. Buy: Which is Cheaper for You? The decision to rent or buy a home depends on where you live and also on your mortgage rate, tax bracket, and time horizon. You can save hundreds of dollars a month … Continue reading

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Raleigh: There are not enough homes to sell??


Lack of Inventory Blamed for June’s Dip in Pending Home Sales dsnews.com In another sign the housing sector may be languishing again —the Pending Home Sales Index (PHSI) dipped 1.4 percent in June to 99.3 from a downwardly revised 100.7 … Continue reading

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Raleigh set to outpace U.S. in recovery


Creation of new business establishments rose 3 percent in the Raleigh metro area between 2008 and the end of 2011, nearly double the national rate of 1.7 percent, the Triangle Business Journal reports, citing economist Mekael Teshome of PNC Financial. … Continue reading

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Chapel Hill NC = Top Cities for Young Professionals


Top 7 Cities for Young Professionals Moving.com identified the top metro areas for 18- to 29-year olds, factoring in affordable housing and rental costs, low unemployment, and education and entertainment opportunities. The areas emerging at the top of its list … Continue reading

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Raleigh Area 2012 2nd Quarter Housing Stats.


Real Estate Sales in the Triangle up 18.7 Percent Sales in the Triangle region were up 18.7 percent to 2,607. New Listings in the Triangle region increased 0.3 percent to 3,380. Pending Sales were up 26.7percent to 2,497. Inventory levels … Continue reading

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Housing Passes a Milestone


The U.S. finally has moved beyond attention-grabbing predictions from housing “experts” that housing is bottoming. The numbers are now convincing. Nearly seven years after the housing bubble burst, most indexes of house prices are bending up. “We finally saw some … Continue reading

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New Health Care bill is BAD for Real Estate. Rents will rise.


Starting in 2013, high income taxpayers will also be paying an additional 3.8% Medicare tax on all “unearned” income, which includes capital gains from the sale of real estate. Those with incomes over $200,000 a year ($250,000 for married couples … Continue reading

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Raleigh NC: Surprising Job Growth


Though we expect job creation nationwide to continue its sluggish pace, some areas will fare much better than others. Here are eight metropolitan areas that we think are poised to become job-creating machines in the years ahead. We zeroed in … Continue reading

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May 26, 2012 Mortgage rates for Raleigh Durham NC


Home Loans May 26, 2012 Kathy Hannam Phone: 919-453-5068 Cell: 919-883-7470 All rates are a guideline for the use by real estate professionals only. All quotes are for 30 day locks and based on Purchase money. Loan amounts over $80,000. … Continue reading

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Triangle home sales trending upward


Home sales in the Triangle have increased from this time last year and the average selling price is up as well. We are seeing more and more of a turn to a Sellers market. WRAL News – Home Sales UP … Continue reading

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