Carole Legrain's Blog

Posted on 05/31/2020
Reduce the Time It Takes to Find Your Dream House
For those who want to conduct a successful home search, it is important to plan ahead as much as you can. Fortunately, there are lots of things you can do to get ready to pursue your dream home and speed up your house search. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you reduce the time it...
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Posted on 05/24/2020
Luxury Bathroom Trends for 2020
Photo by Rene Asmussen from Pexels Bathrooms can function as a practical place for you to get ready for the day and a sanctuary where you can unwind after a long day. With a few changes or upgrades, you can enhance the look and ambiance of these rooms. Whether you plan on making changes to a powder room...
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Posted on 05/17/2020
The Perks of Buying a Single Family Home
Image by ErikaWittlieb from Pixabay You have been in the same home for several years, but you want to move. You'll need to decide whether to rent or buy and if you decide to buy, what type of home you want. Condominiums, townhouses and single-family homes all have benefits, depending on where you are in life. Many people...
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Posted on 05/10/2020
Should You Choose an HOA Community?
Photo by Curtis Adams from Pexels Homeowners associations (HOAs) exist to maintain the cleanliness and appeal of a community. Whether a home belongs to a HOA is a major consideration for home buyers. Some see it as a benefit, others a deal breaker. Here's what to consider before going with or without a HOA. Privacy If privacy is...
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Posted on 05/08/2020
Another Property Sold - 8518 Emerald Dunes Road #19, Wilmington, NC 28411
This is an exceptional lot located in the Emerald Dunes section of Porters Neck Plantation. There is a pre-approved selection of home plans available for this neighborhood, but this lot in much larger than most and will accommodate a custom design. The property has a great location within Porters Neck Plantation and a very private setting in this beautifully maintained...
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Posted on 05/03/2020
Upgrade Your Home's Curb Appeal Without Breaking Your Budget
Believe it or not, upgrading your residence's curb appeal won't necessarily force you to break your budget. Now, let's take a look at three cost-effective ways to improve your house's curb appeal. 1. Mow the Lawn Tall grass and weeds are unlikely to do you any favors, particularly if you want to reap the benefits of a fast, profitable...
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Posted on 04/26/2020
Four Luxury Home Features Inspired by HGTV's 2020 Dream Home Sweepstakes
Photo by Viktor Birkus via Pixabay Everyone covets the annual HGTV Dream Home that's given away each year as part of a sweepstake. But the sad reality is that few winners are ever really able to take possession of their grand home and actually live out their happily-ever-after. There are, however, ways to pick and choose which features...
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Posted on 04/19/2020
Zoning Considerations for Homebuyers
Photo by Brooke Cagle on Unsplash Zoning laws have been in place in the United States for many years. They serve communities in a number of ways. As a home buyer, it is important to know and understand the zoning laws that cover any property you consider purchasing. Structures Generally, residential zonings laws indicate what kind of structures...
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Posted on 04/12/2020
Meet Your Buyer Through Your Home Description
Photo by S. Hermann & F. Richter via Pixabay Your real estate agent will ready your description for listing. But only you know your home the way its next owner will come to know it. Here's how to give your realtor that knowledge. Meet Your Buyer Through Your Home , Description: Many descriptions have similar text, and could...
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Posted on 04/11/2020
1031 Wild Dunes Circle #V3, Wilmington, NC 28411 is now new to the market!
One of the last few patio home lots remaining inside the gate of Porters Plantation and Country Club. Pre-approved Village Home floor plans available at the Welcome Center. Low HOA that include ground...
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Posted on 04/11/2020
8314 Vintage Club Circle #38, Wilmington, NC 28411 is now new to the market!
One of the last few patio home lots remaining inside the gate of Porters Plantation and Country Club. Great location near the fitness center and country club. Pre-approved plans available at the Welcome Center. Low HOA dues that include yard...
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Posted on 04/11/2020
8312 Vintage Club Circle #37, Wilmington, NC 28411 is now new to the market!
One of the last few patio home lots remaining inside the gate of Porters Plantation and Country Club. Great location near the fitness center and country club. Pre-approved plans available at the Welcome Center. Low HOA dues that include yard...
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