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What does the NCREC by "answer questions about multiple offers honestly?"

May 27, 2021

1What does the NCREC by "answer questions about multiple offers honestly?"In the previous screen, the NCREC information officer wrote, "A broker is not required to disclose a multiple offer situation but should answer any questions about whether or not there are multiple offers honestly. The broker should follow the direction of their seller in what ...

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“Hidden” Costs of Purchasing a Home that Many Buyers Overlook

April 01, 2021

 For most people, buying a home is one of the biggest investments they’ll ever make. While your house budget likely includes the down payment and monthly mortgage payments, there are several often-overlooked costs associated with buying and owning a home—and even if you’re not a first-time buyer, some of these costs may come as a ...

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5 Things to Know First Before Applying for a Home Loan

March 13, 2021

1Whether you are a first-time homebuyer or an experienced buyer, there are some important things to know first to ensure that your home buying process is smooth and simple. Here are five important tips to keep in mind on your homebuying journey!Be Timely with Paying BillsWhen applying for a home loan, it is important you have a good ...

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North Carolina Facts

January 15, 2021

•Capital: Raleigh •Nickname: Ol' North State / Tar Heel State •Bird: Cardinal •Elevation: 6,684 ft. •Flower: Dogwood •Song: "The Old North State" •Counties: 100•Vegetable: Sweet potato•Food: BBQNorth Carolina is teeming with ways to get outside and enjoy our lovely state! Whether you™re hiking, swimming, boating, or just exploring new attractions, our state is the perfect spot to ...

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Did you know the Hollywood sign was a publicity stunt to sell real estate?

December 15, 2020

The famous "Hollywood" sign in Los Angeles, CA was constructed in 1923 as a publicity stunt to sell real estate. #TheMoreYouKnowsubmitted by Paula Fields My Favorite Realty Inc. 336-543-8683 PFields2@triad.rr.com...

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Did you know?

December 01, 2020

#TheMoreYouKnowThe famous "Hollywood" sign in Los Angeles, CA was constructed in 1923 as a publicity stunt to sell real estate. Submitted by Paula Fields with My Favorite Realty Inc. 336-543-8683 PFields2@triad.rr.com...

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November 16, 2020

CO is an odorless, colorless gas produced by the combustion of fuels such as natural gas, oil and propane in devices including furnaces, water heaters and stoves. These appliances are designed to vent the CO to the outside, but incomplete combustion of fuel, improper installation, or blockages, leaks or cracks in the venting systems can cause CO to reach ...

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When you walk in and your client asks what is that "smell"?

October 15, 2020

Staging has a new kind of style.When you walk in - this is your happy place. Something is tantilizing your senses and smells supernaturally delicious! Fall is the perfect time to bake an egg custard pie an hour before the showing. It tastes like it smells. Pre cut the pie. Leave saucers with forks. Set out disposable cups, ...

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Realtors!! CHANGES in your 2020 Tax Deductions Cut Your Taxes and Give Yourself a Raise in 2020!

September 16, 2020

* Why your accountant can™t "just take" the new deductions for you.* HOW to navigate the NEW 20% 199A DEDUCTION designed for Self-Employed Professionals and worth up to $63,000!* WHY you may want to buy a new or pre-owned car sooner than you think…the great 2020 “makeover” of the CAR DEDUCTION rules you will want ...

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Rent-to-Own vs Seller Financing

July 17, 2020

While rent-to-own and seller financing may sound similar at first, they are two very different paths to homeownership.  Let’s discuss the differences and pros and cons of each, so you can make a decision that best suits your needs.What is Rent-to-OwnLet’s start by discussing what a rent-to-own contract is.  When renting-to-own the buyer makes ...

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Just for Christmas

December 15, 2019

1Need help decorating?You can hire a florist to decorate your home for the Christmas Season. They make beautiful bows and take everything down at a scheduled time. This may be worth the cost when the season sneeks up on you and showingsare abundant and time is running out for cooking and shoping. Paula Fields 336-543-8683  ...

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“Real Estate Teams listen up” Doctor Sourced

October 11, 2019

Dr. John TownsendThe Life Team: Your Source For Health And GrowthMost of us have lots of friends. But most of us aren’t getting the most out of our relationships, at least for what it takes to be the best person we can be, to grow and to maximize our lives. That’s where the Life Team concept comes ...

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Types of Window Coverings and What They Do

September 14, 2019

Homeowner Tips from First American Home WarrantyWindow Coverings That Insulate and Save EnergyReplacing old windows with new energy-efficient models is a great way to help reduce energy loss and keep your home comfortable all year. But new windows aren’t always an option. New windows may not be in your budget right now, or you may have a historic ...

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