Category Archives: Cary real estate

Cary NC Real Estate Market Update

   Market Insight with Lenda   January is traditionally a month when quite a few new listings come onto the market. With the Holidays behind them, clients are beginning to list their homes in anticipation of the usual active spring market.  This year so far has been a little different.   Listing Activity in Cary, Apex, and Morrisville […]

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The 45th Annual Parade of Homes begins Oct. 2nd!

At LG Real Estate, we always enjoy the Parade of Homes.  Beginning October 2nd, the Home Builders Association of Raleigh-Wake County (HBA) will feature 187 homes.  This tour is free to the public and is held Oct 2-3,8-10 & 15-17, 2010 from 12-5pm.  The Parade Homes will be judged before the 1st open house weekend and the […]

Cary Home Inspections with Matt

 When does a business manager crawl under a house?  When you work for LG Real Estate and one of your duties is to represent the firm at home inspections.  Recently, I observed 3 home inspections in 2 days performed by Matt McClymonds from First Step Home Inspections.  We have worked with Matt and his company […]

Money Magazine recognizes Cary NC

Cary listed in the Top 25 Best places to Live  The town of Cary has done it again.  For the fourth time in the last 8 years, Cary has landed in Money Magazine’s top places to live list.  Cary is ranked #23 out of 100 and is the only North Carolina community to make the […]

Cary Area Resale Homes – Good News

Good news for Cary area resale homes in the 500 -800k price range – we are now getting offers on homes in this price range.  For the past 18 months, both showings and offers were few and far between.   Why the sudden surge in the 500-800k price range?  First and foremost the number of showings […]

Attention Cary Homeowners – That all Important First Impression

Curb appeal.  Today 90% of all home buyers begin their search online and the first picture they see is the front view of your home – your curb appeal.  Often it determines whether or not a buyer will take a longer look and schedule a showing.  The landscape, front of your house, and front door […]

Inside the Cary Real Estate Market with Lenda

 Pending Sales Increase Monthly pending home sales in the Triangle increased by 33% in March and 32% in April as compared to March and April of 2009.  The popular home buyer credit expired on April 30th  and since that time both showings and homes going under contract have declined.  This does not appear to be a […]

Triangle and Cary Green Home Tour

COME SEE WHAT IT MEANS TO GO GREEN! May 15 -16  /  May 22-23   /  Noon – 6:00 PM The annual green home tour is a free, self guided event that gives potential Triangle and Cary home buyers the opportunity to step inside certified green homes.  A green home is one that is designed to be more energy […]

Earth Day Weekend – 15% Appliance Replacement Rebates

We have great news to share that really hasn’t received a great deal of publicity.  We are sharing an FAQ that we found on the North Carolina Energy Office website.  For anyone considering updating their appliances, the details are listed below.  Even if you are not in the market to sell your home, replacing appliances can be a great […]

You Cary Home is under contract – Is it Sold?

  YOU’RE UNDER CONTRACT – WHAT’S NEXT? Here at LG Real Estate, we have noticed a significant upswing in our activity level starting in December.  Our showings have increased, our phones are ringing, and we placed 3 homes under contract the last 2 weeks of January.  Let’s say one of the homes we placed under […]