March 31, 2021

From stale to sold with these 7 upgrades

Sometimes homeowners can look at their cherished home through an oversized pair of rose-colored glasses, and over time, the noticeable imperfections become no big deal.

Then, when it’s time to take advantage of a hot seller’s market, there’s a thunderous silence as the beloved home is overlooked. 

When the ...

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March 1, 2021

Plants, Wine & Basements Oh My


Using plants as décor is a great way to add a little color and a natural, bright feel to any room. There are endless types of plants to choose from and various ways to display each one, but here are a few of our ...

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Jan. 12, 2021

January 2021 Community News


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Jan. 4, 2021

How Much Is My Home Worth


Regardless of whether or not you plan to sell anytime soon, it’s a good idea to keep a pulse on how much your home is worth relative to the market around it.

 How do I determine what my home’s worth?

For your most accurate assessment of your home, it’s ...

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Dec. 20, 2020

15 home features buyers want most


If you’ve watched even five minutes of HGTV you know most buyers are all looking for the same few elements in a home. 

 Curious to see if what buyers like on reality TV aligns with actual reality?

Here’s our list of top home features buyers want most.  ...

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Dec. 18, 2020

These 3 home elements have a major impact on home value

When you’re trying to decide which home improvement project will have the biggest impact on your home value, it pays to look at the roof, windows and HVAC.

While there are a few factors that play into how much value you get from replacing or repairing any of these “big ...

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Dec. 16, 2020

9 Reason to list your house during winter

Thanks to the mild weather we’re fortunate to receive during the Carolina winters, selling your home in the winter is actually a good idea.

Not convinced? We’ve got 9 reasons to change your mind.

Low inventory 

This summer housing inventory was lower than the levels we experienced last year, and ...

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Posted in Selling
Dec. 16, 2020

Should I renovate my home before I sell it?


Wouldn’t it be great if every real estate question came with a simple, one word answer?

The reality is, most questions about buying and selling homes have a two word answer: It depends.

Whether you should renovate your home before you sell it is no exception. It’s a common ...

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July 19, 2020

6 Updates You Can Make To Your Kitchen Without Renovating

Thinking about saying goodbye to your outdated kitchen in favor of a fresh, bright space to entertain friends and cook family meals, but shocked with how much a kitchen remodel actually costs?

Don’t worry, there’s still tons of budget-friendly things you can do to update your space without the huge ...

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Dec. 20, 2019

Your Home Ownership Journey

Allen Tate President/CEO Pat Riley shares milestones to plan for.

There’s an old saying that there are three things that matter in real estate: location, location, location. But while location is certainly important, homeownership is really more of a journey, not a fixed destination.

“When you take ownership of ...

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