HPW Open Houses | July 22 – 23

Have you figured out what type of home you want to buy? Do you know what communities you prefer? Did you make a list of your new home wants and needs yet? No matter where you are in the house hunting process, we’re here to help. All of our real estate agents have the local […]


What is a Credit Score?

Content prepared by Towne Mortgage of the Carolinas for Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston While most people know what a credit score is, many do not fully understand what factors can impact their scores. What is a credit score? Credit scores reflect your payment patterns and credit history over time, and almost all major […]


HPW Open Houses | July 15 – 16

Just like the summer heat this week, our Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston real estate agents have listed some homes that will take your breath away. Even better? They’re opening them up for you to tour. Spend your Saturday and Sunday hunting for your next home in the Triangle’s best neighborhoods, most popular communities, […]


Selling Your Home This Summer? Here’s Why You’ll Want to Recruit the Neighbors to Help

With the power of social media, it’s easier than ever to use Twitter and Facebook and your own home website to sell your home online. However, there are a lot of different buyers on the market and that means it’s important to keep all your options open when it comes to marketing your home. If you’re wondering how you can harness the power of your neighbors to get the word out, here are some things you may want to consider


Worth A Visit: Neuse River Greenway Trail

Fields of radiant sunflowers have bloomed at Raleigh’s Neuse River Greenway Trail drawing attention from people all over the Triangle and even the state. A beautiful setting for a weekend stroll, run or bike ride, these must-see flowers were planted several years ago by the City of Raleigh to prevent soil erosion into the nearby […]


Upgrade My Life, Alexa: 4 Great Reasons to Invest in a Home Smart Assistant

In an age of rapidly changing technology, doing things like programming in temperature changes and monitoring your home security from afar are becoming common. Fortunately, having a smarter home is even easier these days with Alexa, which was created by Amazon in 2014 as a smart home assistant. If you’re looking for an instant home upgrade that will utilize the smartest technology on the market, here’s why Alexa might be a great option for you




Can I Qualify for a Mortgage After Declaring Bankruptcy? Yes — and Here’s How

It may feel like a daunting task to consider buying a home after you’ve declared bankruptcy, and there’s no doubt that it’s an uphill battle. Fortunately, while you’ll have hard work ahead, there are things you can do in order to make your dream of home ownership a possibility. Whether you’ve just declared bankruptcy or some time has passed, here are some things you should consider before getting into the market.