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Slab or Crawl Space: Which is Better for Your Home?

Slab or Crawl Space: Which is Better for Your Home?

Slab or Crawl Space: Which is Better for Your Home? Choosing the foundation is a critical decision with long-term implications for your home's structure, your comfort, and maintenance costs. Whether you're building a new home or buying an existing one, deciding whether a slab or a crawl space is better depends on various factors, including climate, soil conditions, and personal preferences. Here...

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What Are the Pros and Cons of Living in an HOA Community?

What Are the Pros and Cons of Living in an HOA Community?

What Are the Pros and Cons of Living in an HOA Community? When considering purchasing a home within a community governed by a Homeowners Association (HOA), it's crucial to understand the potential pros and cons. HOAs play a pivotal role in the community life of many residential areas in the USA and beyond, setting guidelines aimed at maintaining a pleasant living environment. While some...

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6 Reasons for Owning a Beach Home

6 Reasons for Owning a Beach Home

6 Reasons for Owning a Beach Home A beach home offers more than breathtaking views; it's an investment in your well-being and financial future. Here are six compelling reasons why owning a beach house is worth considering: Unparalleled Views Waking up to the calm sea each morning is a luxury that makes everyday worries melt away. The panoramic water view is a highlight for any beach house owner....

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Why a Thorough Home Inspection Before Buying Is Essential

Why a Thorough Home Inspection Before Buying Is Essential

Why a Thorough Home Inspection Before Buying Is Essential When purchasing a home, it's crucial to look beyond the visible features and ensure that the property is in good condition. A thorough home inspection is an indispensable step to avoid unexpected costs and issues. Here are five reasons why a home inspection is essential for buyers, and how I, Sandra, can support you in making an informed...

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Why Hire a RealEstate Agent?

Why Hire a RealEstate Agent?

Why hire a real estate agent Real estate agent?Buying or selling a property can be a complex process. From market knowledge to negotiation skills, there are many reasons to bring a professional onto your team. Read on to find out the top reasons why hiring a real estate agent canreal estate agent can make all the difference.Reason 1: Expertise and Experience Realtors are trained professionals...

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New BAH Charts 2024

New BAH Charts 2024

The New 2024 BAH Charts in Onslow County and Carteret County For military members and their families stationed in North Carolina, the current BAH charts (Basic Allowance for Housing) are essential for determining housing costs in the region. BAH charts are regularly updated to reflect the ever-changing real estate market. In this blog post, we will take a look at the new 2024 BAH charts...

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Succeeding in a Seller’s Market

Succeeding in a Seller’s Market

Strategies for Your Real Estate Purchase In a seller's market characterized by high demand and limited supply, buyers often face a significant challenge. As your trusted real estate agent in North Carolina, I'm here to help you achieve your real estate dreams, even in a competitive market. In this blog post, I'd like to discuss one of the most critical aspects of succeeding in a seller's market....

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Holiday Warmth at Home

Holiday Warmth at Home

Nothing brings the cozy Christmas vibe into your home quite like the aroma of freshly baked cookies. Linzer cookies, with their nutty taste and fruity jam filling, are an absolute classic during the holiday season. They don't just add a touch of tradition to your kitchen but also create a warm and inviting atmosphere.Ingredients and InstructionsIngredients: 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 cup whole...

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The Top 3 Most-Googled Real Estate Questions

The Top 3 Most-Googled Real Estate Questions

Should I opt for an older or a newer house? A common quandary many first-time property buyers grapple with is the age and state of the house they aspire to own. Should they go for a vintage property or a contemporary one? The answer hinges on various considerations. If you're drawn to the allure of bygone architectures, the idea of acquiring an older dwelling and customizing it might appeal to...

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Dual Agency in Real Estate

Dual Agency in Real Estate

What Sellers Should Know In the dynamic world of real estate, there are numerous terms and concepts of interest to both sellers and buyers. One such concept that can occasionally cause confusion is "dual agency". What exactly does it mean, and how can it impact the process of selling or purchasing a property? Let's delve deeper into this. What is Dual Agency? Dual agency occurs when a realtor or...

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