8 Seductive Wall Colors in Living Rooms

The shade you choose to paint your living room walls really comes down to the atmosphere you’re hoping to create. Whether you want a bright, cheerful space, a tranquil haven or a moody and intimate chill-out zone, these gorgeous rooms offer some inspiration. Embrace gray. Gray is such a popular shade, and this room illustrates … Continued

6 Surprises of Selling a Home This Fall

Seeing fewer for-sale signs now that summer is over? That can be great news for buyers who are looking to score a new home and buyers who want to get rid of their place and buy a new one. If you think you missed the boat on making your move this year, we’re here to … Continued

4 Downsizing Tips When You Move

  For many people, the prospect of downsizing from a larger home to a smaller one can be quite the challenge. Sorting through possessions takes time. It can be emotionally taxing. It can be liberating. We asked Houzz readers to share their best downsizing advice, and share they did. We gathered some of the best … Continued

Garage Update Ideas

How to Turbocharge Your Garage   Too many people take their garages for granted and don’t consider ways to improve them. In fact, an updated garage can be a great place to store tools and other gadgets, making this oft-forgotten space a useful storage area. Whether you park your cars in the garage or just … Continued

5 Tips When Having Mortgage Troubles

Question: We have owned our house for many years, and currently owe several months of mortgage payments. The equity in our house is somewhere in the neighborhood of $80-$90,000, but since I lost my job recently, I can neither make the mortgage payments nor do I want to move somewhere else. I have heard about … Continued

How to Move if Your House Hasn’t Sold Yet in NC

So you’ve found your dream home. There’s just one problem: You haven’t been able to sell your house yet. So what do you do? In this article, we hope to help you figure out how to move if your house hasn’t sold yet in NC. Moving can be tough when you are trying to buy … Continued

Foreclosure notice of default in – what is it?

If you’ve gotten a foreclosure notice of default and want to know what the heck is going on, keep reading. Basically, a foreclosure notice of default is a document that has to be filed by a lender to start the process of foreclosure. The foreclosure notice of default must be sent to anyone who has … Continued

What is a Pre-Foreclosure in North Carolina?

With millions of homes across the country going into foreclosure, it’s important for both buyers and mortgage holders to understand the process. So what is a pre-foreclosure in North Carolina anyway? Many homeowners across America and North Carolina are facing difficulties making their monthly mortgage payments. When a homeowner misses 3-6 months of mortgage payments, the lending … Continued

How to Avoid Foreclosure in North Carolina

While the housing market is rebounding, many people in North Carolina] are still struggling to make their mortgage payments. If you’re underwater on your home, or having trouble keeping up with your monthly mortgage payments, you could be fearful that your mortgage provider is going to foreclose. Thankfully, there are a number of things that you can … Continued

Foreclosure Prevention Measures In North Carolina and the rest of NC

Local NC homeowners who are facing a financial challenge may find themselves in foreclosure. Foreclosure is when the mortgage loan doesn’t get paid back and the bank begins the process to take ownership of the property to recoup its losses. If you find yourself entering the foreclosure process, you might wonder if there is anything … Continued