Taxes in North Carolina vs. Taxes in the Northeast

Benjamin Franklin said, “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” This is a very true statement, but what he doesn’t say is that you can choose how much you pay in taxes each year. Why pay more property tax on your home than you need to? One of […]

Compass Pointe’s 2nd Annual Fundraiser for Breast Cancer Awareness

Leland, NC — Compass Pointe, Leland’s resort-style living community, hosted The Mike’s Garage Band Event for the Pretty in Pink Foundation on August 30, 2014 at the Compass Pointe Grand Lanai. The property owners of Compass Pointe hosted this philanthropic event to benefit local women suffering from breast cancer, having sold over 300 tickets to […]

Summer 2014 Real Estate Trends

According to CNN, home prices are rising but the increase rate is slowing down, which can be better for the market because buyers may be less hesitant. National home prices rose 6.2% in spring 2014. However, home prices are still 17% lower than the peak of the housing market in early 2006. The number of […]

Why the Wilmington Area? Here are five reasons to buy now!

Home vales are appreciating Recent data from CoreLogic Information Solutions showed that North Carolina home values appreciated 1.0 percent in February and 8.0 percent from February 2013. According to Fine Coastal Living, demand is on the increase, so the time to buy is now before prices increase. And according to Zillow, home values in Wilmington […]