real estate in charlotte: Home Buying Power Today vs. Tomorrow! - 04/03/10 12:35 PM
I posted this earlier today but it didn't format correctly. So, here it is again... let's see if it comes out formatted this time!  Sorry for the big block post last time!
Home Buying Power Today vs. Tomorrow!!!
In less than four weeks buyers are going to lose a lot of buying power!  Everyone knows that the tax incentives expire at the end of April but there's more to it than that.  Some buyers are telling me that they are waiting to take advantage of the foreclosure glut that we have already seen start coming on the market.  That's a good … (2 comments)

real estate in charlotte: Home For Sale In Davis Lake - 07/09/09 06:20 PM
Immaculate Home for Sale in Davis Lake
Welcome to your new home!  From the minute you arrive you'll be impressed with the upgrades and extras this home has to offer.  Step inside to find beautiful hardwood flooring throughout the foyer, living room and dining room.  The open great room is just the spot for entertaining and to enjoy the gas log fireplace.  This bright and open kitchen will provide you with 42"cabinets, ceramic tile flooring, a breakfast bar and dining area with a cathedral ceiling. 
Upstairs you'll find an inviting master retreat with a vaulted ceiling, the walk-in closet has been outfitted … (0 comments)

real estate in charlotte: One-Of-A-Kind Home For Sale in Davis Lake - 07/08/09 10:44 PM
Amazing Amount of Upgrades!
Your new home is located in one of Charlotte's most popular neighborhoods.  Once you've paid a visit you'll see why everyone is flocking to the Davis Lake community.  From the swimming pool, tennis courts, fishing pond to the walking trials and playgrounds this neighborhood offers it all. 
Step inside your new home to find beautiful hardwood flooring throughout the foyer, formal living and dining rooms.  The dining room has been converted to a playroom but can easily be transformed back to a formal room or even used as a home office!  The bright and spacious kitchen … (0 comments)

real estate in charlotte: New Jobs in Charlotte, NC - Your Charlotte Connection - 07/07/09 08:17 PM
That's right, just when we need it most new jobs are coming to Charlotte, North Carolina.  There are several signs of good news for the Carolinas in general and for Charlotte specifically.
The Carolinas will see two major companies invest in large manufacturing facilities in the Carolinas over the next years.  These are Apple Computers and Boeing.  Those are big names and very formidable companies.  As well, there are several other companies investing in the Charlotte area and bringing jobs with them.  The most recent company to make such an announcement is Liberty National Insurance.
On July 15th Liberty National Insurance will … (0 comments)

real estate in charlotte: Trump Investing In Charlotte Real Estate - 06/29/09 07:40 AM
Donald Trump believes that buying commercial real estate in Charlotte, North Carolina is a good investment.   It's nice to see that others are finally starting to see what we who live in Charlotte have known for quite a while.  You can read the Charlotte Observer story about why Donald Trump is considering buying Charlotte real estate rather than building new buildings.
I have been preaching to people about all the money that is going to be made in real estate over the next five years.  I'm not talking about making money as a Realtor... I'm talking about investing in existing real estate. 
WAIT... … (0 comments)

real estate in charlotte: Christenbury Hall - Best Selling! - 06/26/09 10:51 AM
Great News for North Charlotte!
Reported from the MLS, as of mid June 2009 Christenbury Hall is the areas best-selling community over $500,000 in the Northeast Charlotte/Concord/Davidson region.
You can learn all about the Christenbury Community here.
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real estate in charlotte: Thinking of Selling Your Home? Act Fast! - 06/19/09 07:55 PM
Best Time To Sell Real Estate
That's right, this is the best time to sell real estate.  How so?  Well, there is no sence in looking at the past and saying, "wow, we should have sold our home then!"  If you are saying that then you have already missed the boat.  However, there is only one thing worse than missing the boat... want to know what that is?  Okay... the only thing worse than missing the boat is to miss the boat at your second opportunity!
The Real Estate Surge
Most people know that there is a small surge in buyer … (1 comments)

real estate in charlotte: Real Estate Sales Tips from The Ramsey Group - 06/10/09 09:42 PM
What can you as the seller do to help your real estate agent sell your home?
Curb Appeal
A buyers first impression of your home starts from the minute they drive up.  That is why is so vitally important to have not only the interior of your home looking it's best but the exterior as well.  Peeling trim paint, a wobbly stair post or cobwebs hanging in the corners will leave the potential buyers with a lasting impression, but not a good one!  The Ramsey Group can assist in making suggestions for sprucing up the flower beds, planting potted plants and … (0 comments)

real estate in charlotte: Staging Your Home To SELL! by The Ramsey Group - 05/26/09 11:00 PM
In the current real estate market and economic situation, it's more important than ever to do everything right when trying to sell your home.  The question I get asked all the time is, "How do I stage my home to sell in today's real estate market?"
How To Stage Your Home!
While there are plenty of do's and don'ts of staging a home their is one most important thing to remember.  That is, staging a home is NOT decorating it!  You stage your home to sell while you decorate your home to make it the most enjoyable to live in.  Specifically, the goal … (0 comments)

real estate in charlotte: Charlotte Housing Prices Decline is Slowing - 05/15/09 10:09 AM
Yes, it's true!  The average prices of housing in Charlotte, North Carolina continues to fall.  However, in April 2009 we saw that the decline in housing prices actually slowed a bit.  At The Ramsey Group we believe that this trend will continue until the decline stops in late May. 
What is the Future of Housing Prices in Charlotte?
Based on current real estate trends and research in mortgages and the foreclosure markets several predictions can be made.  The normal "springtime market" has arrived, albeit a little later than usual.  As well, the normally robust springtime market is active but slower than we've … (1 comments)