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How to Assess the Health of a Homeowners’ Association

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REALTOR® Melanie Cameron explains how to assess the health of a homeowners’ association (HOA). This is important to know if you are buying a house, condo, or townhome in a community with an organization that makes and enforces rules for the properties, as well as maintains common areas. The purpose of an HOA is to uphold property values, but an …

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Single and Thinking About Buying a Home? Consider This!

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According to HAUS and U.S. Census data, single homeowners are breaking records in the United States. They now own 38.4% of owner-occupied housing, the highest it’s been since 1900, the earliest year for U.S. Census records. The rise comes due to two segments of the population: people under 35 and those over 55 years of age. But the reasoning for …

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How to Buy a Home During a Pandemic

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The spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) has created incredible new challenges for everyone. With restrictions in place that are sure to be there for months to come, we must now create a new normal that includes social distancing and extra health precautions. This does not mean that your dreams of buying a home must be put on hold. While we understand …

Condos Vs. Townhomes: What are the Differences?

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Whether you’re looking to make your first real estate purchase, downsize, or snag a property at the beach, you may notice that condos and townhomes offer similar living situations. They’re both types of attached dwelling units that offer lower maintenance options than single-family detached homes. However, ownership across the two can look quite different, and we are here to break …

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Increased Home Values Do Not Equal Less Affordability

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A tight inventory and buyer demand has led to an increase in home values. The typical home in the United States now costs $244,054. That is 3.7% higher than December 2018, according to a report from Zillow. When potential buyers see prices rise, it’s a gut reaction to think that homes are less affordable, and they should hold off on …

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We Can Help You Move Anywhere – Relocation Services

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 Choosing a real estate agent, selling/buying a home, and moving across country can be an overwhelming process. But we can make it easier for you! Our award-winning Relocation Department at Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage provides amazing service. They match you with an agent that fits your needs and follow through to make sure you’re happy with the service …

Wheres Your Bubble - Finding a Home in Wilmington NC - Melanie Cameron

Where’s Your Bubble? Finding a Home in Wilmington NC

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 Are you ready to start looking at Wilmington, NC, homes for sale? Finding a home that perfectly fits your needs isn’t always as easy as creating an online search. As a home buyer, you need to be ready to do some digging. REALTOR® Melanie Cameron walks you through the process of finding a home in Wilmington. She shares effective …