8 Hurdles to Overcome Before Reaching the Closing Table

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The buyers have finally found THE house, the sellers have been presented with a number they are happy with, and both parties have signed on the offer contract’s dotted line, but the race to closing has only just begun. Before the title can officially pass hands, there are some hurdles that both parties need to overcome. It’s unsettling to think …

Willowick example home

Featured Community: Willowick, Wilmington

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In the area of Masonboro Sound is a pleasant community nestled among large mature trees and conservation preserves. The Park at Willowick is a quiet community surrounded by a relaxing walking trail and comprised of cul-de-sac streets lined with sidewalks and lamp post street lights. It’s located in the sought-after Hoggard School District and is a short drive from Carolina …

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Featured Community: The Registry at Vineyard Plantation, Wilmington

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One of the newest communities in the Porter’s Neck area, The Registry at Vineyard Plantation offers Craftsman and European style homes for as low as $199,900*. Plans range from 1830 to 4014 square feet and include both one and two-story designs. Buyers can choose from plans featuring vaulted ceilings, open foyers, beautiful cabinetry, eat-at bars, double vanities, soaker tubs, hardwood …

Living Room

Room by Room: Living Room

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Our Room by Room series is all about getting the most out of your rooms when selling your home. Work What You’ve Got! De-clutter. It’s easy to build up a collection of movie discs, compact discs, books, toys, and other items that often populate a living room. However, they can hide the room’s true dimensions and deceive buyers into thinking …

Protecting Your Child While Your Home is On the Market

Protecting Your Child While Your Home is On the Market

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Social networks and the internet in general have become large parts of our daily lives. Tech gadgets from smartphones to digital cameras have made it super easy for us to share every special moment (and not so special moment) of our lives with friends and family hundreds of miles away by way of the web. However, very unfortunate stories about …

Exclusive vs. Non-exclusive Buyer Agency

Exclusive vs. Non-exclusive Buyer Agency Agreement

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Many Wilmington, NC, home buyers have found it beneficial to use a real estate agent to represent them in the home buying process. It is their responsibility to help you find a home that suits your needs, provide you with facts that will help determine your decisions, and protect your interests the best they can during negotiation and closing. In …