Information to help when buying a home in Wilmington NC. A great resource for Wilmington NC homebuyers.

Historical Brunswick Town

Project543 made this incredible cover photo. Check them out!   Downtown Wilmington NC is steeped in history, so we sometimes forget [...]

Masonboro Island

Wrightsville Beach is a stunning beach to visit, there is no doubt about that. Sometimes, though, you want a beach experience [...]

What is the Cost of Waiting Until Next Year to Buy?

We recently shared that over the course of the last 12 months, home prices have appreciated by 7.0%. Over the same amount of time [...]

Before You Make an Offer, Here Are 4 Tips for Success!

So, you’ve been searching for that perfect house to call a ‘home,’ and you finally found it! The price is right, and in such a competitive market [...]

Why Getting Pre-Approved Should Be Your First Step

In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbers the number of homes for sale [...]

Why Is There So Much Paperwork Required to Get a Mortgage?

Instead of concentrating on the additional paperwork required, let’s be thankful that we are able to buy a home at historically low rates [...]

2 Charts That Show the Truth about Home Affordability

There is a lot of discussion about the current state of housing affordability for both first-time and move-up buyers [...]

Low Interest Rates Have a High Impact on Your Purchasing Power

The interest rate you secure when buying a home not only greatly impacts your monthly housing costs, but also impacts your purchasing power [...]

The Cost of NOT Owning Your Home

Owning a home has great financial benefits, yet many continue to rent! Today, let’s look at the financial reasons [...]

Your Friends Are Crazy Wrong If They’re Telling You Not to Buy

The current narrative is that home prices have risen so much so that it is no longer a smart idea to purchase a home [...]

Feeling ‘Stuck in Place’? You Aren’t Alone… And There’s Hope!

Whether you are a renter who is searching for your dream home or a homeowner who feels like your only option is [...]

Mortgage Interest Rates Are Going Up… Should I Wait to Buy?

Freddie Mac, along with Fannie Mae, the Mortgage Bankers Association and the National Association of Realtors, is calling for mortgage rates to continue to rise [...]

5 Reasons Homeownership Makes ‘Cents’

The American Dream of homeownership is alive and well. Recent reports show that the US homeownership rate has rebounded [...]

Thinking About Buying? Know Your Credit Score

Knowing your credit score or getting a recent copy of your credit report is one of the first steps that you [...]

Don’t Let Fear Stop You from Applying for a Mortgage

A considerable number of potential buyers shy away from jumping into the real estate market due to their uncertainty about the buying process [...]

Renting or Buying…Either Way, You’re Paying Someone’s Mortgage

There are some people who have not purchased homes yet because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage [...]

How to Save on a Mortgage Payment Whether Buying or Selling

In Trulia’s recent report, Rent vs. Buy: Roommate Edition, they examined the impact that renting [...]

Millennials Flock Towards Low Down Payment Programs

A report released by Down Payment Resource shows that 61% of first-time homebuyers purchased their homes with a down payment of 6% or less. The [...]

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