Largest Increase in Home Prices Since 2006

According to the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices, home prices have risen 8.1% for a 20-city composite in the 12 months ending in January 2013. This is the highest year-over-year increase since the summer of 2006, which was the peak of the housing bubble. After more than two years of declines we are now seeing home […]

Community Involvement: Fayetteville Ladies Power Lunch

Every month, ladies in the area gather for the Fayetteville Ladies Power Lunch.  This event features a keynote speaker as well as lunch and a little shopping. This organization focuses on empowering businesswomen in Fayetteville. It also supports the mothers of children with special needs and charitable organizations that help children with special needs. There […]

Seller’s Market Developing

Real estate has been a buyer’s market for the last five years or more, but that may soon be changing. The National Association of Realtors reported recently that a seller’s market is developing and home prices continue to rise steadily above year-ago levels. According to a recent report by the Wall Street Journal, there are […]

McKee Homes 2012

McKee Homes has had a busy and productive 2012; experiencing growth in construction, staff, and sponsored events. McKee Homes is building in new neighborhoods, Anderson Creek Club, Oakmont, and Sinclair; and has added many new faces to the Mckee Homes team. McKee Homes introduced a number of new floor plans last year and now offers […]

McKee Homes Building in Sinclair

McKee Homes is now building in Sinclair—a new community just north of Fort Bragg. Sinclair is a new community in Moore County comprising over 200 acres of beautiful countryside. Most homes will have a view of permanent green space, making this community a must see for relaxing family living. Sinclair includes community pond which is […]

McKee Homes Building in Anderson Creek Club

McKee Homes is now building in our new community at Anderson Creek Club called The Cottages at Carriage Creek. Anderson Creek Club is just north of Fort Bragg in Spring Lake, North Carolina and is home to 1997 PGA Championship winner Davis Love III’s signature golf course. With close proximity to I-95, schools, health care, […]

Home Prices on the Rise

It looks as if 2013 will be a good year for the real estate market as housing prices continue to rise. Recent reports from CoreLogic show nationwide housing prices increased by 6.3 percent from October 2011 to October 2012, the largest year-over-year increase since June 2006. This data includes the prices of distressed homes, which […]

McKee Homes Buyer Process

The McKee Homes new home buying process is divided into two categories: Prebuilt Homes: new homes in Fayetteville, Fort Bragg, and surrounding areas that are finished and currently on the market for sale. Pre-sale Homes: pre-sale agreements allow the buyer to pick which lot and floor plan they want as well as make upgrade and […]

Financing Your New Home

Once you’ve decided to buy a new home, there are a number of things you need to do before looking at houses. In order to make an offer on a home, you need to be pre-approved by a mortgage company for the amount of your offer or higher. Whether or not you can get pre-approved […]

New Home Starts and Prices Going Up

With housing starts the highest they have been in four years, home prices on the rise, and foreclosures at a five-year low, it looks like the housing market is making a sustained recovery, and some are predicting another housing boom within the next few years. According to CNNMoney, A New Housing Boom (Oct. 12, 2012), […]