Closing Costs Tax Deductible?

Closing costs are the costs incurred on top of the negotiated contract price when purchasing a home or buying land from a seller.  If you have found yourself wondering whether any of these costs are tax deductible, click the link to learn some helpful tips....

Tips for Beginners Seeking to Invest in Real Estate

Looking to diversify your portfolio?  Adding real estate investments to your portfolio is a great way to protect your wealth from the volatility of the stock market.  If you are a beginner and do not know whether you want to own property, buy shares in a real estate investment trust (REIT) or join a real estate investment group, click the link to learn some tips about investing in real estate. ...

Google Earth Timelapse of Raleigh

If you have not checked it out yet, click the link to view the advancement and expansion of Raleigh since 1984.  After clicking the link, just type in Raleigh, NC in the search bar and watch as the satellite image takes you to Raleigh.  The growth is incredible to view in slow motion!...

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Agency Structure Ruled Unconstitutional

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit recently ruled that the structure of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is unconstitutional.  The CFPB is the agency charged with guarding consumers’ finances and is widely regarded as one of the signature government responses to the 2007-09 financial crisis.  To read the full article, click here:...

Raleigh continues to grow and grow and grow and…

Over the next 25 years, Raleigh metro’s population is estimated to increase by 75%!  Raleigh’s huge percentage increase in population growth places the metro area as the third-fastest growing metro in the next 25 years, only behind Austin, Texas, and Cape-Coral-Fort Myers, Florida, according to a newly released report.  To read the full article, click here:...