Tag Archives: sellers

What Price is the Right Price for Your Home?

Ready to sell your home? Pricing will be key in spurring the buyer activity you want to come through your front door. Yes, sellers, your home must be priced correctly, within market range, even in a popular real estate market. The Triangle Multiple Listing Services reported that area home prices continued to rise through May, […]


Triangle Home Prices Rose in April

The spring real estate market got off to an early start in January with accelerated growth leading to a 14.4 percent year-over-year increase in closed sales in March that left many wondering what April would hold. The answer? A new listings plateau that pushed average home sales prices up 8 percent compared to the year […]


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

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’ […]


HPW Happenings | New Hillsborough Sales Office is Now Open

Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston recently hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Hillsborough/Orange County Chamber of Commerce to announce the grand opening of our new Hillsborough real estate sales office located in the heart of the town’s downtown district at 106 S. Churton Street. Replacing our first office located on West King Street, the new […]


May Real Estate Market Indicates Seller’s Summer

The Triangle Multiple Listing Services just released its monthly local market update highlighting real estate trends and data collected in May. The results? Home sales were up significantly over April and home prices are the highest they’ve been in the past eight years—and you thought only the weather was getting hotter! “Demand is high and […]


Moving Box Needs

Did you just buy a new house? Congratulations! Now, it’s time to get to work on packing up for your big move. You’ll want to start gathering old newspapers, bubble wrap, and magazines to wrap fragile items like glassware and dishes. Packaging tape is certainly a must-have and splurging on a tape dispenser will make […]


Triangle home sales heat up in June

This summer weather is heating up and the Triangle real estate market is following suit. With reports in for the month of June, the housing market has seen its highest sales month in the past seven years. According to a recent article in the Triangle Business Journal, the growth accounts for a “21 percent increase […]


Finding the right real estate agent

Deciding to sell your home is a big decision and selecting the right real estate agent for the job is equally as important. The agent who lists your home will work on your behalf to secure buyers for your house and may also work with you to find your next residence. You will want a […]