Selling real estate in Raleigh has changed dramatically over the past decade. A well-placed newspaper ad with a simple static message used to be enough to bring buyers to the front door. Now, buyers have fast access to a multitude of properties online and it is easy for listings to become lost in the search, […]
When is the last time you looked for a new home in a newspaper or magazine ad? How about your desktop computer? Since becoming an integral part of everyday life, mobile devices now account for 77% of all home viewings and have permanently changed the way real estate marketing operates. So how do you successfully market your Raleigh […]
Though it may not feel like winter yet in Raleigh, December is ending and the winter is officially upon us. We can expect temperatures to drop as we head into the New Year. In preparation for the colder weather coming, we wanted to share with you some relatively easy home winterization tips that you can make that […]
As the holiday season approaches, many Raleigh home sellers begin to take their houses off the market. They believe no one will be interested in purchasing during December because people are more interested in their holiday festivities. This could not be further from the truth! The best time to close on a home is actually during […]
For years now, Linda Craft & Team, REALTORS® has been offering Thanksgiving pies to ALL past and current clients as a way to say thank you for their business. This process has grown over time, and this year we passed out over 700 pies to our lifelong clients! Two of our seven values are Relationships and Service, and by treating our clients […]
Safety & Real Estate Did you know that more real estate agents die each year showing houses than those killed in dangerous professions, like bull riding, stunt pilots, and motorcycle racers? As of now, 25 REALTORS® have been killed while showing houses. And, this number only increases when you consider all of those who were […]
It is no secret that we are big fans of the real estate site, Keeping Current Matters. They have hit it out of the park again with the top 5 reasons that for sale by owner is not the best idea. “In today’s market, with homes selling quickly and prices rising some homeowners might consider trying […]
Real Estate Decisions When Money is Tight The only constant in life is change. Changes in life can be sudden. Too often, homeowners find themselves in a position where they can no longer afford their home. If you’ve been in this position, you know how many hard decisions there are to make. You’ve felt the […]
We are very sorry for your loss and have walked in your shoes with many losses in our families too. It’s not easy.
We all know logically that we are all born to die and even if we believe our loved one has gone to a better place, it is still so hard to say goodbye.
When real estate is involved, it requires a business transaction during a time of grief, which makes it even harder.