1. Potential Turbulence at the closing table of your home purchase or sale. Team Anderson Realty – Holly Springs, NC

    There are many things that can occur from contract to closing, but the most challenging items are those that pop up right before, or even at the closing table. Below are some possible scenarios you could encounter.   Repairs not completed: Occasionally repair items agreed to are not completed, and …Read More

  2. Credit Score Tips

    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

  3. 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

  4. Closing Costs in NC

    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

  5. Shopping for a Mortgage Loan

    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

  6. Low Appraisal, 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 not…Read More

  7. WHAT TO CONSIDER WHEN CHOOSING YOUR RETIREMENT HOME IN HOLLY SPRINGS, NC

    As the baby boomers enter retirement age, they are faced with the decision as to whether they should keep the home in which they raised their family or sell it for a "downsized" dream home. In today’s "hot" housing market, there is a low inventory of homes in the "down-sizing home" category. One o…Read More

  8. Is Holly Springs Going Green with Solar Panels?

    If you live in a Holly Springs subdivision, you have probably had a knock at your door, at one time or another, from a "pesky" solicitor trying to sell you on the pros of installing solar panels on your home. Solar panels are devices that convert light into electricity; they are usually installed on…Read More

  9. 3 Supporting Factors That Indicate A Housing Crash in Holly Springs, NC Is Not Projected For 2019

    There is a lot of uncertainty heading into 2019 regarding the real estate market. With home prices descending, it is raising concerns that we may be headed toward another housing crash like the one we experienced a decade ago. Check out these three indicators that show the Real Estate market is stay…Read More