Archives: October 2013

Trick-Or-Treat The Trails!

Looking for an easy and safe place to take the kids on Halloween? Try Garner’s Trick-or-Treat The Trails at White Deer Park! The Town of Garner Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department will be holding its annual event this Thursday, October 31st from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Get the family dressed up and make […]


Holiday Shopping Alert!

If you are already in holiday shopping mode, listen up! This holiday season, for the first time ever, more than 80 retailers and restaurants in downtown Raleigh are joining together to offer a Downtown Raleigh gift card. This gift card, which can be purchased through the Downtown Raleigh Alliance, will be accepted at almost any shop or […]


Stylish Pumpkins

via Pinterest Regardless of what the weather tells us, it’s Fall and furthermore, it’s almost HALLOWEEN!!! When selling your home we often advise people to clean up clutter and keep your home in “showing shape”. While it’s advisable to keep things simple if you’re showing your home during the holidays, that does not mean it […]


NCMA Porsche By Design Opens This Weekend!

The North Carolina Museum of Art is hosting its first-ever design exhibition, bringing together the largest and most diverse group of Porsche automobiles ever on display in a U.S. art museum. Porsche by Design: Seducing Speed features 22 automobiles that trace the evolution of Porsche’s striking and glamorous design aesthetic from its inception in the 1930s through […]


Food Truck Rodeo In Downtown Raleigh

Another weekend treat! There is another downtown food truck rodeo scheduled for this Sunday, October 13th! Spread over the 100-400 blocks of Fayetteville Street in downtown Raleigh, the rodeo will feature over 50 trucks with cuisine from around the world and for every taste. Trucks will line up from the steps of the State Capitol […]


Pig Out For The Cure

Be sure to sign up for some tasty North Carolina-style BBQ on Thursday, October 24th! Reserve your plate to help raise funds for the 4th Annual Pig Out For The Cure, sponsored by our CBHPW Chapel Hill Office and benefitting the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. Plates of BBQ and fixins are only $12 and […]


Triangle Home Sales Up In September

Triangle homes sales were up 16 percent year-over-year in September and up 23 percent for the third quarter, according to Triangle Multiple Listing Service. The residential sales market sold 2,325 homes in September compared to 2,895 homes sold in August, but it is fairly predictable to see a slight drop in sales going into the Fall months. The average […]


October Home Maintenance Checklist

October is the first full month of Fall! Have you winterized your house yet? Here’s a great checklist for getting your home prepped for the colder months! Visit MSN Real Estate for more tips! 1. Repair roof shingles 2. Repair siding 3. Reinforce windows Replace your screens with storm windows. If you have older single-pane […]



RTP: Great For Job Seekers!

A new report from NerdWallet, a personal finance website, finds that the Research Triangle Park area is the best bet for finding a job in North Carolina. Four RTP-area towns are included in its newly released list of the best places in North Carolina for job-seekers. NerdWallet analyzed 46 North Carolina cities and towns using four metrics: […]