Archives: January 2017

HPW Open Houses | Jan. 28 – 29

Making weekend plans? Add a few open house visits to the list. The mild winter weather and sun-filled skies headed our way this Saturday and Sunday will set the stage for an ideal house hunt. Whether you’re seeking a home in one of our Triangle area suburbs or want to live in the middle of […]

Top travel destinations of 2017? Forbes says Raleigh

Feel like traveling to some of the top places in the world this year? Stay where you are. Forbes Travel Guide just added Raleigh to its list of the 12 Top Destinations of 2017. Yes, Triangle friends, the City of Oaks just took home another capital accolade for its growing food scene and charming way […]

Why you shouldn’t panic about rising mortgage interest rates

Content prepared by Towne Mortgage of the Carolinas for Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston Mortgage rates have been on a fairly steady increase since the presidential election, and for the first time since 2014, rates for a 30-year-fixed-rate-mortgage averaged above 4 percent at the start of the year. In January of last year, the […]

HPW Open Houses | Jan. 21 – 22

Rain may be in the forecast this weekend, but you shouldn’t let that wash away your house hunting plans. Put on your galoshes, grab an umbrella and get ready to find your new home. You are sure to be impressed with the homes our Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston real estate agents have listed. […]

HPW Happenings: CEO Kent Hanley Named on Real Estate Power List

Our Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston CEO Kent Hanley was recently recognized on a coveted list of the top residential real estate leaders in the nation. Kent earned distinction among his peers ranking 188th on the 2017 Swanepoel Power 200 list based on his personal influence, decision-making power, our company’s industry significance and geographic reach, […]

Good Eats: Triangle Restaurant Week Returns

It’s baaack! That’s right, foodies, the Triangle Restaurant Week will return on Monday with plans to be bigger and better than ever. Celebrating its 10th year of tasty Triangle treats and dining deals, the weeklong event will run from Monday, Jan. 23 through Sunday, Jan. 29 with more than 95 restaurants on its list. Foodies […]

Millennials Choose Cary

Millennials like to call Cary home, and with its convenient location, growing downtown, and appealing lifestyle amenities, we are in full agreement. A large number of under-35 homebuyers and homeowners have sought out their space in the Triangle suburb landing it sixth on SmartAsset’s top 10 list of the places where millennials are buying homes. […]

HPW Open Houses | Jan. 14 – 15

New Year, new home! 2017 has arrived and the market is starting to rev up with new listings added each passing day. Now is the time to kick-start your house-hunting journey to find the house you seek. Our Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston listing agents will be opening the doors to some beautiful homes […]

Snow Day Home Improvement Projects

Stuck at home amid the slippery, icy streets? Make the most of the cold day off by powering through some easy-to-execute home improvement projects. A little elbow grease today will get sellers’ home staging efforts underway and jump start spring cleaning for the rest of us. Wipe down baseboards When was the last time you […]