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Where are All the People Moving to North Carolina Coming From?

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North Carolina’s population has grown by about 848,000 people since the 2010 census. That’s about 8.9%, which brings us up to 10.4 million residents (in 2018). While this number does increase due to births, 75% percent of the increase that has happened since 2015 is due to net migration. In 2017 alone, 368,000 individuals moved to North Carolina and 217,000 …

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How Much Does It Cost to Move in North Carolina?

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The cost of moving in North Carolina can vary widely depending on the size of your home, the location of your new dwelling, timing of the move, and any additional services needed (packing, special handling, equipment rental, etc.). While all moving companies will give you a quote on the cost to move your belongings, it’s important you have an idea …

Save 10 percent on PODS with Coldwell Banker

Coldwell Banker Customers Save on PODS Storage and Moving

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Need to store some items or planning your big move? All Coldwell Banker customers can save 10% off their first month through December 31, 2018. PODS will drop off and pick up the container, and will store it until you need it. Their storage buildings are secure and you don’t need to worry about packing, unpacking, and packing again, because …

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How to Mindfully Make Moving Easier for Kids

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No move comes without some sadness, especially when you have kids. As adults, even if we hate our current home, there’s always some part of it that we are fond of – the daily routine we’ve grown used to, a favorite nearby restaurant, a kind neighbor, or even the little bird that perches outside the window every morning. For kids, …

Buying Advice from Real Buyers

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This month, I invited a wonderful group of bloggers from MyBlogU to answer some questions about their home buying experiences. The result was some really good first-hand advice, not from us, the Realtors, but from the perspective of people who have already bought. Now, keep in mind that these bloggers hail from across the world, but I think you’ll notice …