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Should you Refinance?

Posted by Rebecca Williams on September 02, 2020 in  uncategorized article is a great read if you are considering refinancing your mortgage.  For a clear answer, you should always talk to a trusted loan officer - but this article will answer some questions and help you create a list of questions to ask!  If you need a reference for a lender to talk to, let me know - I would be happy to help! ... read more

Tips and Tricks

Posted by Rebecca Williams on August 18, 2020 in  General Info
Whenever I find myself with a few minutes to spare between appointments or tasks, I like to google Real Estate topics to see if there are new ideas for marketing or new facts that are useful etc.  This week, I spent some time on the Homelight Website and found lots of info that was interesting and mostly useful.  There are a few items that really are location specific and only work in some markets, but overall this is a great place to go for general info and for a buyer or seller to start a list of q... read more

Owning Vacation Rental Property

Great Info!
Posted by Rebecca Williams on June 01, 2020 in  Vacation Homes
As an owner of real estate in a North Carolina resort location, have you ever thought of renting it to others for their vacation use? If so, you need to be aware of the North Carolina Vacation Rental Act. The Act applies to any person or entity (partnership, corporation, limited liability company, association, etc.) acting as a landlord or real estate broker in the rental or management of residential property for vacation rental purposes. This brochure focuses on basic information that you should have if you intend... read more

Purchasing Coastal Real Estate - NCREC

As we approach summer, many people consider buying a beach home - If that is you, Read This!
Posted by Rebecca Williams on May 04, 2020 in  Vacation Homes
Looking for property near the ocean? With almost 330 miles of ocean shoreline, North Carolina boasts some of the most spectacular beaches in the nation. But before buying, you should be aware of other factors that accompany the pleasures of owning property near the beach. Most oceanfront real estate in North Carolina is located on barrier islands. These narrow strips of land between the sea and sound are particularly vulnerable to ocean forces such as storms and beach erosion that can threaten your prospective prop... read more

Working with Real Estate Agents for Sellers

Posted by Rebecca Williams on May 02, 2020 in  Working with Real Estate Agents

This is a great quick video that explains your options as to how you are represented as a seller of real estate in North Carolina.  Watch, and let me know if you have any questions!