First-time and even repeat homebuyers do not understand why a survey is an important part of the homebuying process. Here is the "cliff notes" version (aka Land Survey 101) which will give you some information about surveys. What is a survey? The dictionary definition is, " to determine and ... » Learn More about Do I Need a Survey when Purchasing a Home?
What is a Vent Boot? How does a Vent Boot work?
Here is the answer to the question from the other day! It is a Vent Boot! A vent boot covers the pipes that stick out of your roof and what it does is it seals the area where the pipe comes out. I'm bringing this up to you today because replacing the vent boots is a relatively cheap repair - ... » Learn More about What is a Vent Boot? How does a Vent Boot work?
Can You Help? Guess What This Is!
I often run across interesting articles and information that is helpful for your real estate needs. This time, however, I found something unique. Do you KNOW what this is? (Click on the video below) Comment below or at Amy@AmyShair.com! Answer is coming soon! ... » Learn More about Can You Help? Guess What This Is!
Dog Parks Raleigh NC Area
There was a July 2011 article in the Parade Magazine asking which is better, cats or dogs. Well, one thing that dogs have and cats do not are Dog Parks! These parks offering social interaction and entertainment for dogs and their owners. Often the Dog Parks have their own etiquette requirements ... » Learn More about Dog Parks Raleigh NC Area
Homebuying Myth #6: The Value of Your Home Will Increase
We are here at the end of the 6 Myths that AnnaLisa Burgos wrote about in her article. I am excited to present to you Myth #6: “The value of the home will increase.” I want to quote exactly what AnnaLisa wrote because I think it is very appropriate. “If we learned anything from the housing ... » Learn More about Homebuying Myth #6: The Value of Your Home Will Increase