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What Is A HECM Loan?

If you are close to retirement age and have been looking into downsizing your home or various refinance options to increase financial stability, you may have come across something called a HECM loan. So, exactly what is a HECM loan? The HECM (Home Equity Conversion Mortgage) for Purchase loan option is for homebuyers who are […]

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2017 Top Home Trends

2017 Top Home Trends By Miriam Bornstein Your favorite seat in the house may be that worn out, bargain-priced love seat you scored at a local estate sale, but the faded and unfashionable piece might have you debating a replacement. So when do you bite the bullet and revamp your décor? Keeping up with home-design […]

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3 Biggest Obstacles Facing First Time Homebuyers

First time homebuyers could make up over 50 percent of all buyers in 2017 with over 60 percent of borrowers under the age of 35. In other words, millennials are poised to be the largest demographic in the housing market this year if they can overcome a few obstacles. The 3 biggest obstacles facing first […]

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Lanvale Forest New Home Community in Leland, NC

Lanvale Forest by McKee Homes is a charming community of new homes that boast both quality and value. Lanvale Forest is nestled in the heart of North Brunswick County only minutes from Downtown Wilmington. The Community offers a pool and bath house, sidewalks and street lights.  Enjoy living near Wilmington with the lower cost of […]

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Legacy Lakes Golf Club Community in Aberdeen, NC

As you enter the stunning Legacy Lakes golf club community in Aberdeen, NC you realize why so many have decided to call it home. Legacy Lakes is nestled in the heart of the Sandhills and provides easy access to all that this wonderful area has to offer. Legacy Lakes is just a short distance from […]

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Will interest rates continue to rise in 2017?

The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage rose by just over a quarter of a percent recently to around 4 percent. That’s the largest one-week increase in over three years. What does that mean for home buyers? Will interest rates continue to rise in 2017? Even though the rate hike has many home shoppers hitting the pause button […]

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Holiday Home Decorating Ideas

Just in case you’re looking for some holiday home decorating ideas, we have something that might make you smile. This Christmas Eve, Santa’s sure to deliver presents throughout the country, making a pit stop in Raleigh to spread the holiday cheer. If you’re looking for some ideas to deck the halls, Santa’s house is bursting […]

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New Home Values Expected To Rise

When you begin your new home search, you think about how much you want to spend and where you want to live.  Determining where you want to live can be a good starting point.  You’ll have to decide if you’re looking for something contemporary in the city, maybe something traditional the suburbs or maybe something […]

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McKee Homes Receives 2016 Builder of the Year Award

McKee Homes receives 2016 Builder of the Year award by the Home Builders Association of Fayetteville. The award was presented to Pat McKee, President of McKee Homes, at an awards luncheon hosted by the HBAF on November 15, 2016 at Highland Country Club in Fayetteville, NC. One of the reasons McKee Homes received Fayetteville’s 2016 […]