4 Signs That It’s Time to Renovate Your Kitchen

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Renovating your kitchen can be one of the biggest and most disruptive projects to tackle in your home. Not only can it be a large financial investment but the construction can leave you with unusable appliances for weeks and uncontrollable chaos. But given that your kitchen is the heart of your home, the renovation can be a game changer for …

A Brief History of the Watts-Hillandale Neighborhood

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Image Credit to OpenDurham.org The origin of the Watts-Hillandale neighborhood is one that can be traced as far back as the early 1900’s.  In the post-Civil War era, the city of Durham was expanding thanks to a large endowment from industrialist, George W. Watts. His donation of 27 acres of wooded land was used to build the Watts Hospital at …

The History Behind the Development and Community of Modern Day Wakefield

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Wakefield’s rich history is filled with colonization, war, and tales of generations of families making the small southern town their home. But it might be best known for its vast real estate and the people who owned it.  Most iconic and well known, the Wakefield Farm House was owned by David Gill III. His grandfather David Gill, purchased the property …

Home Selling Terminology: The Basics You Need to Know

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Selling your home isn’t just about staging your kitchen well, placing a For Sale sign in the front yard and waiting for the offers to pour in. It’s a tedious and often times consuming process that can leave even the veteran home sellers a little confused or unsure. So, whether you’ve been through the selling process before, or are taking …

Understanding Home Buying Terminology

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Let’s face it, buying a home can be daunting. From negotiations to budgeting to logistics, the last thing you want is the burden of trying to understand the terminology of it all. So, if you’re a little confused about how you get pre-approved, what earnest money really is, or how to navigate due diligence, we’re breaking it down into the …