Coldwell Banker Advantage Blog

Research Triangle Remains Tight Real Estate Market

Posted by Bryan Selser on July 03, 2019 in  Market Update
I moved down to Raleigh last year for a dream job to help lead Coldwell Banker Advantage, one of the nation’s top real estate companies. Having been in New Jersey for most of my life, I always heard how great the Research Triangle is and how it was growing.  Everything I heard was right. My family and I absolutely love it here! And the influx of companies and new jobs continue to power the region’s economy that is having an impact on our real estate market which has fewer homes available for sale t... read more
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REview: Current State Of The Triangle Real Estate Market

Posted by Bryan Selser on May 30, 2019 in  Area Info
It is fun and interesting to see how the housing market behaves, and this year is especially fascinating. The National Association of Realtors just released its monthly Existing Home Sales Report that shared that 53% of all homes sold in the U.S. in April stayed on the market for less than 30 days, with an average “time on market” of just 24 days! Wow! It was 36 days in March and 26 days last April. Nationally, there are more homes on the market with a current inventory of 1.83 million homes. This is a ... read more
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Area Events May 23rd-26th

Garner, Cary, Raleigh, Durham, Clarksville, Goldsboro
Posted by Bryan Selser on May 13, 2019 in No Category
Garner, NC:Incredibles 2 will be playing at Lake Benson Park on May 24th from 8:30-11:00 pm for Friday Family Flicks & Camping. Admission is free. You can also camp out and spend the night, pre-registration is required for camping. Cary, NC: On May 25th the NC Symphony Summerfest 2019: Symphonie Fantastique at the Koka Booth Amphitheatre from 7:30-9:00 pm. This symphony tells the story of an artist who becomes unraveled by unrequited love. Raleigh, NC:Raleigh's annual all dessert food truck rodeo... read more
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5 Home Features That Could Impact Your Insurance Rate (and Upgrades That Can Lower It)

Take these upgrades that commonly impact rates into consideration, and you may start writing smaller checks.
Posted by Bryan Selser on May 13, 2019 in  Home Ideas
The following is a guest post from Coldwell Banker Blue Matter Written by Paul Martin The way home insurance rates are calculated can seem like a mystery. However, once you understand the mindset of the insurance company, it becomes easier to figure out. To lower your home insurance rate, you’ll need to honestly review some key features of your home that could be costing you big bucks. Take these upgrades that commonly impact rates into consideration, and you may start writing smaller checks. The condition o... read more
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Area Events May 16th-19th

Raleigh, Morrisville, Chapel Hill, Wake Forest
Posted by Bryan Selser on May 09, 2019 in  Events
Raleigh, NC:On May 16th the Gregg Museum of Art & Design is hosting an Inside/Out Scavenger Hunt and Ice Cream Party from 6:00-8:00 pm. The first five people to answer the clues to the scavenger hunt correctly win a prize!The 40th annual Artsplosure - The Raleigh Arts Festival will be returning to Fayetteville St. on May 18th and 19th. There will be around 180 artists selling original works of ceramics, fiber art, glass, jewelry, paintings and more!The IBMA Midtown Bluegrass Series occurs weekly on Sundays from... read more
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