1. Credit Score Tips Given by a Holly Springs Lendor

    Your credit score is made up of several things. I’m going to give you ideas, based upon the weighted average of how it will impact your score, of things you can do to improve your credit score.  Obviously, my hope is that you will use this information to raise your credit score and buy a house …Read More

  2. Top Holly Springs Lendor Gives Credit Score Requirements for a Mortgage

    Potential Home Buyers ask us every day, “How can I improve my credit score???”  There’s not a simple answer, because every credit history (and score attached to that history) is like a snowflake. Credit Score Requirements for a mortgage are different based upon the kind of mortgage you are l…Read More

  3. Closing Costs in North Carolina Real Estate

    I just did a quick check on one of those National Rate Quote sites that claimed to have the inside “scoop” on Closing Costs in NC.  OMG!  They said the average closing costs for a home costing $200,000 to $300,000 was $1500 to $3500, or roughly 1.18%. Then I scrolled down on the page, and they…Read More

  4. Shopping for a Mortgage Loan in North Carolina’s Real Estate Market

    Home Buyers in North Carolina often ask us questions about mortgage loans, and mortgage rates – because no one wants to pay more than they should!  Here are some practical tips on how to shop for a Mortgage Loan, that have been written based on our years of experience in the mortgage business. …Read More

  5. Top Holly Springs Realtor Explains how to Winterize your Home – Team Anderson Realty

    How to Prevent Freezing Pipes   Ideally you would check the conditions of the building's plumbing, identify the pipes most vulnerable to freezing when Fall begins. Look for pipes located outside walls and windows, uninsulated pipes, and pipes installed near unheated spaces as these are the area…Read More

  6. Coronavirus and the North Carolina Housing Market – What to Expect in the Raleigh and Surrounding areas of North Carolina and Across the United States.

    You’ve probably been watching the stock market and the media panic over the spreading of a suspicious virus, possibly released from a lab in Wuhan China. Lots of manufacturing, including vaccine manufacturing, is performed in China.  Because this virus appears to be 20-30 times more deadly th…Read More

  7. Low Appraisal in North Carolina’s Real Estate Market, What Happens Next?

    We get questions from Sellers and Buyers about the Process of Selling/Buying a home. During that first educational discussion – the matter of the Appraisal normally comes up. As the Lender, we are often asked, “If there’s a low Appraisal what happens next?” The answer to that question is no…Read More

  8. Team Anderson Realty’s Top Holly Springs Realtor Talks About Radon – Do I need to do this test? What is it, and how much does it cost?

    Every single real estate agent should advise a buyer to have a radon test conducted on their property because radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer. The test should be conducted by a local professional, and the approximate cost is $125. Radon is a colorless, odorless gas produced by decay…Read More

  9. The Talk of 12 Oaks Subdivision – Podcast with Top Holly Springs Realtor

    The Talk of 12 Oaks podcast is exclusively for the neighbors, about the neighbors, by the neighbors. Our community has a unique blend of personalities and families, and it’s time we celebrate it. Listen in to learn more about the people you share this little slice of the world with and let’s get…Read More

  10. Six Green Updates from Top Holly Springs Realtor!

    Looking to live a more environmentally friendly life? Here are six easy ways to incorporate green living into your household. Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. If you’re looking to save time, energy and money, then get serious about waste reduction. Not sure where to start? Commit to focusing on the four p…Read More