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Top 5 Golf Courses in the Triangle

North Carolina’s Triangle area, encompassing Raleigh, Durham, Cary, Apex, Fuquay Varina, and beyond is a golfer’s paradise. With its lush green landscapes, rolling hills, and challenging terrains, this region boasts some of the finest golf courses in the Southeast. Whether you're a seasoned golfer or just picking up your first set of clubs, these top five golf courses are must-visits in the Triangle area. Read More

Ryan & Jadee, Durham

Jadee, Ryan, and their fun family exemplify family, home, and community. Their story is a testament to the vibrant life waiting to be lived in the Raleigh-Durham area, where every corner holds the promise of new adventures and cherished memories. Read More

Is Your Home Ready to Sell?

So you're ready to sell? Whether it's a sudden change or a planned move, we get it, selling your home can feel difficult and overwhelming, and we're here to help expertly guide you every step of the way. Read More

Rudy and Jess, Raleigh

Meet Jessica and Rudy, the dynamic duo whose love story started at East Carolina University (coincidentally, where they also met Kate). Hailing from Raleigh and New Bern (just a two hour drive from the Triangle!), respectively, they found their way back to the area in 2016 after some globe-trotting adventures. Their first date, watching "The Hunger Games" from the front row (thanks to tardiness), set the tone for their shared journey—adventurous, spontaneous, and full of laughter. Read More

Freshen Up Your Home: 5 Forgotten Spaces in Need of Spring Cleaning

Spring is finally in the air, and you know what that means – it's time to banish the dust bunnies and give your home a much-needed refresh! While you're probably familiar with the basics of spring cleaning, there are some sneaky spaces in most homes that often get overlooked. Don't worry, though – we're here to remind you of those neglected nooks and crannies and help you spruce them up with a smile on your face (and maybe a little dusting dance). Read More

Should You Buy a Home in 2024?

Buying a home in 2023 crossed the minds of many people, and yet a staggering number ultimately deferred their plans for various reasons including increasing rates, job security, low inventory, etc. If you find yourself considering a home purchase in 2024, it's probable that you are scrutinizing the housing market more closely than ever, and rightfully so. Read More

Carly, Raleigh

We're pleased to introduce you to Carly Baker! Originally from eastern North Carolina, Carly went to undergrad and grad school at the University of North Carolina (Go Heels!) and then moved to Raleigh where she's lived for the last six years. Read More

Water Views Do Exist in the Triangle

In the Triangle area, beachfront properties may be non-existent, given our landlocked geography, however, for those seeking the serene beauty of water views, there are indeed waterfront properties that provide an alternative charm. Nestled amid the Triangle's lush landscapes, these homes offer the allure of tranquil lakes or serene ponds. Residents can revel in the soothing sounds of water and bask in the calming ambiance of waterfront living, even if the waves of the Atlantic are not at our doorstep. Read More

Scott & Christa, Holly Springs

Meet our awesome clients, Scott and Christa! They purchased their first home with Kate in 2021 in Holly Springs. Christa is a Cary local, and Scott moved to Cary from Greensboro, NC at 15 years old. As a couple, they’ve put down roots and made Holly Springs their “home base”. Read More