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I just got the memo about the virtual Christmas Party in the RAIN. I hope I'm not too late. MERRY CHRISTMAS EVERYONE. Try the Egg Nog I brought. It should help spice up the day. Let me know if you like it. (I tried to put an image in the text, but could get it to work. How do I do that?)
We just listed a craftsman style house that is absolutely amazing. The house is built by Gulfstream Builders, who have previously only built custom homes, primarily on Wrightsville Beach and Figure Eight Island. This is their first spec home and it truely demonstrates quality in home building. ...
The 25th Annual North Carolina Holiday Flotilla is being held this weekend at Wrightsville Beach. A tree lighting ceremony will be held Friday, 11-28, in front of WB Town Hall starting at 5:45pm. There will be a visit with Santa, Miss NC will be there, as well as Toys for Tots. Saturday, 11-...
On this Thanksgiving, I have much to be thankful for; a beautiful wife, a great family, a roof over my head, I haven't missed a meal yet, and there are even a few real estate deals in the pipeline. Take this opportunity to think about the good things that you have in life. Doing so can have a t...
Are we at the bottom of the market? We could be, or we could be in for a long, hard uphill battle. Well let's be optimistic, but prepare for the worst, which doesn' mean closing the doors. Being in the real estate business is like riding a roller coaster. Although the market is nowhere near as...
To me it's a no-brainer. Anyone who has money and is looking for a good place to put it, should look very seriously at buying investment real estate. It is the least risky, most solid, long term wealth building investment vehicle. The key is in the way it is purchased. Although speculation doe...
This Saturday in Wilmington, the Downtown Riverfront was treated to a great show. Do we have any fans of reggae music out there? If so, you would have liked to be here. The Red Stripe Roots Reggae festivel was presented by the Downtown Business Alliance and featured "Culture" as the headliner a...
What I gathered was that the tag cloud describes in a nutshell what the blog is about. Each tag is a category of blog postings. It got me thinking, I think in the right direction about my blog. So what do I want my blog to be about? What is the purpose of it? What tag clouds do I want to have?
It is interesting to me to how people choose the agents they choose to represent them. Is it the one who is the biggest bull of a salesperson, the one that tells them the house is worth the most, the one who is the best looking or drives the most expensive car, the one who promises to do the mos...
I have a listing that is a good deal for someone looking for a new house in a growing area. It was built in 2007 and has never been lived in. Any investors out there, check it out, its $135,000 for a 3 bedroom 2 bath house in downtown Wilmington. It should rent for 850-900 per month. Wilmingto...