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Interior Design Mistakes That Cheapen Your Home, According to Realtors

Interior Design Mistakes That Cheapen Your Home, According to Realtors

According to Realtors, there are many decor and design mistakes that cheapen the look of your home. Times change and …

How to Create a Welcoming Front Porch

How to Create a Welcoming Front Porch

An inviting front entrance can make all the difference in your home’s curb appeal. Here’s how you can create a …

How the Luxury Real Estate Market is in the North Carolina …

How the Luxury Real Estate Market is in the North Carolina …

Home sales in the luxury real estate market in the North Carolina Mountains have dramatically increased over the last couple …

Realtor vs. For Sale By Owner (FSBO): What’s Best for Sellers?

Realtor vs. For Sale By Owner (FSBO): What’s Best for Sellers?

So you’ve decided to sell your home. Now you need to determine what is best for you as a seller. …

Choose & Cut Christmas Tree Farms in the High Country of …

Choose & Cut Christmas Tree Farms in the High Country of …

Is that wonderful time of year, Christmas! Traditionally, this magical season kicks off by decorating your Christmas Tree. Part of …

8 Haunted Places & their History in the North Carolina Mountains

8 Haunted Places & their History in the North Carolina Mountains

The creepy season is neigh! Are you trying to have a spooky-filled October with thrills and chills? The mountains of …

Are Home Warranties Necessary for Buyers & Sellers?

Are Home Warranties Necessary for Buyers & Sellers?

When you go through the process to purchase or sell your house, you will probably get mail sent to you …

Should You Really Purchase Home Mortgage Insurance?

Should You Really Purchase Home Mortgage Insurance?

When purchasing a house, you need to verify the different types of insurance you are required to have on your …

Tailgating App State Mountaineer Football Games

Tailgating App State Mountaineer Football Games

Welcome to The Rock! It's Game Day All Day around downtown Boone regardless of what time the game starts! If …

How Debt-to-Income Ratios Affect Your Home Buying Power

How Debt-to-Income Ratios Affect Your Home Buying Power

When applying for a mortgage and gathering home loan information you will need to understand how debt can affect your …

A Guide to Fall Foliage & Peak Leaf Season in Boone, …

A Guide to Fall Foliage & Peak Leaf Season in Boone, …

Fall has always been a unique favorite for the locals (and tourists) in the High Country of North Carolina. Perhaps …

North Carolina Home Offer to Purchase & Contract Agreements

North Carolina Home Offer to Purchase & Contract Agreements

The home buying process can take many different directions. Sometimes that dream house doesn’t turn out to be a dream …