Category Archives: Selling a Home

Tips to Master Your Move

Is your home under contract? Are you knee deep in the due diligence period on the home you want to buy? If all goes well, it will soon be time to move. Start preparing now to save time later. “It typically takes between 30 and 40 days for a home to close, with some deals […]


The ABCs of Buying and Selling Real Estate

MLS? Listing agent? Due diligence? Pre-qual? Whether you’re trying to decide if homeownership is for you or are readying your home for a spring sale, it’s important to understand real estate-speak and the home buying process as a whole. You’ll soon be stepping into an industry filled with abbreviations, terms, and phrases that you’ll want […]


HPW Happenings | The Year of the Listing

HPWForSaleSigns

Forget the Year of the Rooster; we’ve got bigger, better plans for 2017. Let us introduce you to the Year of the Listing! That’s right, Triangle sellers, we’re equipping our Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston real estate agents with even more sales and marketing strategies and programs to successfully serve you from ‘for sale’ […]


Millennials Choose Cary

Millennials like to call Cary home, and with its convenient location, growing downtown, and appealing lifestyle amenities, we are in full agreement. A large number of under-35 homebuyers and homeowners have sought out their space in the Triangle suburb landing it sixth on SmartAsset’s top 10 list of the places where millennials are buying homes. […]


Snow Day Home Improvement Projects

Stuck at home amid the slippery, icy streets? Make the most of the cold day off by powering through some easy-to-execute home improvement projects. A little elbow grease today will get sellers’ home staging efforts underway and jump start spring cleaning for the rest of us. Wipe down baseboards When was the last time you […]


A Clutter-Free Start to 2017

Can you believe the holidays are nearly over? The most wonderful time of the year tends to be fast and furious, doesn’t it? This weekend will bring the close of 2016 and the start of all that will lie ahead in 2017. The New Year has great potential for all of us. Perhaps a new […]


Cool Weather Curb Appeal

The crisp fall weather has finally arrived in the Triangle. This long-awaited break from the hot summer heat and humidity is marked by pumpkin spice flavored goodies, college football, and brilliantly colored foliage that will soon fall to the ground and hinder your curb appeal. Yes, sellers, you can make a great first impression no […]


Moving On From A Memory-Filled Home

You’ve found a new house, a new place to call home. This is sure to be a very exciting time for you and your family—the opportunity to gain more space, join a new community, or advance your career. And, while the future looks bright for this new abode, it is quite common for a slight […]


Let the Light Shine In

Are you prepping your house to sell this summer? Of course, you know to do a deep clean of your home and de-clutter all of your rooms. But, are you aware of the importance lighting plays in the selling game? It can draw buyers in or send them straight out the door. Would you want […]


Holiday Home Clean Up

Trim the tree

The holiday season is a wonderful time of year with family, friends, food and fun. We decorate our homes from top to bottom and we excitedly shop for the very best gifts to present to our loved ones. We celebrate the year we’ve had and make plans for the year ahead. For some of us […]