Under Contract? Your Journey is Almost Over…Just Not Yet!

The process of selling a home is long, and there are a lot of moving pieces to a very long list. First you decide to sell and then choose an agent. You get your home ready, we put it on the market, you stage it, we show it, and finally, someone makes on offer. You […]

Staging Your Home During the Holidays

Selling a home in December requires a tricky balance. On the one hand, you want to be festive for your family and friends, but on the other hand, you want to sell your home! Here are some tips: Mistletoe Hung Where You Can’t See. By design, most holiday decorations are the focal point, but home […]

Alamance Christmas Cheer

For over 80 years, Alamance County has shared the Spirit of Christmas with the under privileged of Alamance County through Christmas Cheer. This year, they expect to serve over 800 families and individuals, providing warm clothing and food for each family, as well as toys for the children. The holidays are a time of giving, […]

It’s Parade Season!

Alamance County loves parades! It’s part of the charm of living in a smaller community. There’s something comforting about the simple pleasures of the procession of high school bands, Scouting troops, dancers, Hillbilly Shriners, and firetrucks. Mark your calendars for the following days! Burlington: Saturday, November 17, 10am Graham: Saturday, December 1, 10am Hillsborough: Sunday, […]

Cindy Dudley as Madame Chairman!

Did you know that The United Way of Alamance County funds twenty-seven agencies here in our neighborhood? The agencies work in the areas of education, income, or health – places you know and trust, like Alamance Elder Care and Children’s Home Society and the Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club. One in three people in […]

Oh You Can Sell Your Home in the Holidays…

Conventional wisdom says that houses don’t sell during the holiday months. My statistics will argue with that. Last December, we had TEN closings. Here are a few reasons why selling your home in the colder months is a good idea. Empty Shelves. Lots of people do take their homes off the market toward the end […]

The Leader In Me “Chair”ity Ball

The Leader in Me is a elementary school based program that introduces students to Stephen Covey’s 7 Habits of Effective People. The Leader in Me uses the 7 Habits to prepare students with college, career, and life-readiness skills necessary to thrive in the 21st century. Schools who are a part of The Leader in Me […]

Get Ready for Multiple Offers

With this historically low inventory, most houses that go on the market have a lot of buyers competing to buy. You’re probably not going to be the only one who is making an offer on the house that you want. As a buyer, you need to be ready, increasing the chances that your offer is […]

Politics is About People

It’s a rare event for me to comment on an election, but when it comes to the future of our children and the schools, I can’t not comment. In the November election, there are three items that will help our schools: 1. Alamance County School Bonds, authorizing bonds to build new and improve existing schools. […]

Watch out for Mebane on the Move!

If you’re out and about Mebane on Saturday the 13th, watch out for the walkers/runners participating in this year’s Mebane on the Move races. Participants in their 5k, 10k, and kids Mad Dash events will be moving through Mebane, keeping fit in the positively charming town. Mebane on the Move is a family oriented group […]