1. Insight on Lead Paint by Top Holly Springs Realtor with Team Anderson Realty

    Generally, as a real estate agent, for any buyer looking at a home built prior to 1978, I prefer to assume that somewhere the property contains lead based paint. Our real estate firm was built in 1935, which likely would test positive for it. If you have children, especially small children, I would …Read More

  2. A Holly Springs Realtor from Team Anderson Realty Explains What the Mineral, Oil and Gas (MOG) Disclosure is For!

    Here's how it started: D.R. Horton had previously sold property without openly severing the oil, mineral and gas rights, which subsequently became the catalyst for the document creation and use of the mineral, oil and gas (MOG) disclosure in the state of North Carolina. This disclosure is now requir…Read More

  3. How to manage multiple offers on your home in the Holly Springs Real Estate Market

    Below are some important terms to focus on when reviewing a purchase contract for your home.  The terms offered may sway your decision on which offer to choose states a Licensed North Carolina Real Estate Agent.   What are the offer loan types Conventional loans usually require a higher credit…Read More

  4. Potential Turbulence at the closing table of your home purchase or sale – Our Holly Springs Realtor Weighs In – Team Anderson Realty

    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 that a Holly Springs Realtor mentions you could encounter.   Repairs not completed: Occasionally repair i…Read More

  5. Holly Springs Realtor Talks About the Up and Coming Areas in the Triangle and Surrounding Areas – Team Anderson Realty

    New Hill: New Hill is a fantastic area in between Apex and Holly Springs. There is more rolling topography and more scenic views than in other more urban areas, and more buyers seeking value and less traffic are gravitating to this area. Plus, being in Wake County, New Hill students attend Apex scho…Read More

  6. 540 HIGHWAY PLANS – HOW WILL THIS AFFECT THE TRIANGLE AND WHERE IS IT GOING? HOLLY SPRINGS, GARNER, CLAYTON AND KNIGHTDALE WILL COMPLETE ACCESSIBILITY!

    When the 540 “loop” is completed, people will have easier access to all parts of the Triangle Area, instead of only partial access; no more need to access back roads. This partial-toll road can lower commute time by allowing people to avoid traffic pockets and utilize the convenience of a highwa…Read More

  7. Purchasing a Home – A Holly Springs Realtor Tells us the Buyer Responsibilities After Writing A Contract on a Home

    After you write a contract, there are some things you can do (or not do) that will make the mortgage process so much easier for your entire Homebuyer Support Team! The Home Buyer Process is not that complicated, but there are common mistakes that we see folks make. We don’t want there to be any de…Read More

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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