April 2017

Found 2 blog entries for April 2017.

About 10% of all homes sold in the U.S. are new construction.

We've all seen them: The big roadside billboards touting "From the high 300s!" and "Move in for only $1,500!" with balloons and a banner telling you the model is open. Here in the Charlotte market, they're on the rise. Builders are racing to keep up with the demand for new, tricked-out homes all over our area, from Ballantyne to Davidson and beyond. 

New construction has a lot of advantages. It's more predictable, has longer warranties, and doesn't come with some of the logistical hurdles of owner-to-owner home sales. But all too often, clients come to us scrambling to find an agent to represent their best interests when they're way too far down the rabbit hole already.

So, do you

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Did you know there are over 10,000,000 swimming pools in the U.S.?

Pools are one of the most requested luxury items by homebuyers, and here in Charlotte, pools are hot. Of course, many of the area’s planned neighborhoods offer community pools to residents, and plenty of the city’s apartment, condo, and townhome complexes have pools.

Pools can be a wonderful thing! They’re great fun for kids and have a tendency to bring neighbors together. But before you jump to make an offer on a house with a pool in Charlotte (or anywhere!), there are a few things you should consider.

The Cost of a Home Pool

Home pools can be a liability. That’s not to say they’re not worth it, but they can be expensive in more ways than one. For example, most insurance

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