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The Prime 7 Must-Do’s of Home Staging

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Staging your home should be a fun, cheap experience that can significantly affect the quantity of leverage you have when negotiating the sale of your home. But first you need to understand where to start. Haphazardly staging your home without a plan or guide to what you are doing will result in missed opportunities and a staged home that lacks …

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What is a HUD home?

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A HUD home is owned by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). HUD acquires these properties when a borrower with an FHA mortgage is no longer able to maintain payments on their loan. FHA mortgages are guaranteed by the Federal Housing Administration. The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) provides mortgage insurance on loans made by FHA-approved lenders …

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Featured Community: Marsh Oaks, Wilmington

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Marsh Oaks is a beautiful community located in the northern part of New Hanover County consisting of various communities within the neighborhood from townhomes and patio homes to custom built homes by some of Wilmington’s finest and most respected builders. Marsh Oaks has a true neighborhood feel to it as there is a wonderful pool, clubhouse, tennis courts and playground …

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Featured Community: Echo Farms, Wilmington

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Echo Farms is a quaint community located in the southern part of Wilmington, NC, off Carolina Beach Road just minutes to Historic downtown Wilmington and a short drive to area beaches including Carolina, Kure, and Wrightsville Beach.  The Cape Fear River, area shopping, and dining are also conveniently located in close proximity to the neighborhood. Echo Farms is a great …

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Featured Community: Kings Grant, Wilmington

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If you’re looking for an established neighborhood with wooded lots, friendly neighbors, and a park, you might want to consider Kings Grant. This community is located at the northern side of town near Corning and Mayfaire, and just minutes from Wrightsville Beach, Wilmington Downtown, and UNCW. As a benefit, Kings Grant is located outside of Wilmington’s city limits affording it lower taxes. All …

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Accessory Dwelling Units: Are they right for you?

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Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) are another name for mother-in-law suites, guest cottages, carriage houses, and garage or basement apartments. They allow for assisted living or elderly care, or an income source for property owners. If done right, ADUs can be financially beneficial for property owners and cover part of the home’s mortgage. To make sure that installing an ADU is …


Featured Community: Bayshore Estates, Wilmington

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If quiet tree lined streets in an established community with access to the Intracoastal Waterway sound good to you, then Bayshore Estates in Wilmington, NC, should be at the top of your list when searching for homes.  The community consists of approximately 500 residential properties that varty from ranch starter homes to waterfront. As an added benefit, Bayshore Estates has a …