Archives: August 2013


Home Prices Still Surging

According to a report Tuesday from S&P/Case-Shiller home price index, prices for homes in the nation’s 20 largest cities in June rose 12.1% over the last year. Prices rose in all 20 cities measured by the index, with six cities reporting price increases larger than the month before. While it was down slightly from the gain […]




Homebuyer’s Checklist

A lot of folks are preparing to take advantage of the current market conditions and purchase a home. From first-time homebuyer to people making a move up, there are so many things to consider. What kind of home suits you and your family’s lifestyle? How many bedrooms and bathrooms do you want? Which neighborhoods are […]




Triangle Housing Market Surges

Triangle home sales surged 39 percent in July compared with a year ago. Home prices are gradually rising while the inventory of homes for sale remains at near-historically low levels. There were just 7,766 homes on the market in Durham, Johnston, Orange and Wake counties at the end of the month. The areas inventory levels are […]