Wilmington NC Weather service warns of freezing pipes | Look after your Wilmington NC real estate

Weather service warns of overnight chill, freezing pipes – Behind the Yellow Tape – Wilmington Star News – Wilmington, NC – Archive.

To all Wilmington NC real estate owners and renters, tempertures will be in the teens tonight, the weather service advises to make sure all pets and livestock are inside for the night, and to make sure that exposed pipes are insulated.  Let your faucets drip throughout the house, to help prevent damage. 

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Stay warm…

Wilmington NC Now on Google Street View

Well, Wilmington NC has made the news again!  Google has added Wilmington NC  to their list of “Special Cities” for their new “Street view”.  Realistic  360*  views of streets  at eye level.  Last December the google truck was sited in our area, and one of the locals ran outside to take a picture of the truck with google logo and a camera perched on top, and sure enough he is in the google street view online.  This is great news for Wilmington NC real estate, as this will give our customers a “real” street view of the neighborhood, to compliment the interest they have in a certain home.  Also for sellers it will add another way of marketing their home.  Click on view larger map to view the entrance to Greymarsh Crossing one of our neighborhoods that we have a listing in View Larger Map .  Stroll down the street to 1300 Old Lamplighter, and you will see this fine home. 1300 Old Lamplighter If you would like to see what the night sky would like like over the house you wish to purchase, just go to google earth and search address and click night sky vision and presto you can see which stars will be above you. The possibilities are endless. Google really has come forth with what they were seeking when they first named “Google”, which is named after the mathematical number “googol” –  a huge number which is the digit 1 followed by 100 zeros. Their mission was to organize an endless amount of information on the web.  I would say that they are fullfilling their promise.  Thank you Google.

Kay Baker, a life long Top Realtor in Wilmington, NC brings local knowledge and experience to her valued clients. With her decades of experience in the Wilmington, NC real estate market, she can greatly benefit her buyer clients in choosing the perfect Wilmington NC neighborhood, in the negotiation process, obtain the best financing, obtain a home inspection and negotiate the repairs, and assist with the final closing preparations. Her sellers can also reap the rewards of a successful and aggressive Realtor that is always eager to sell their home at a record pace and for the most money possible. Kay has a long track record of selling homes quickly and exposes her listings on over 100 websites.

Kay has earned numerous awards for her outstanding production over the years including the prestigious Coldwell Banker President’s Elite Club.

Kay Baker may be contacted at  kay at cbbaker.com or www.cbbaker.com.

Thinking of buying a Vacation Home? Try Wilmington NC

Great Time To Purchase A Vacation Home

What a great time to buy the vacation home! You have always dreamed of owning your own cabin in the mountains or an oceanfront home or condo. Well now is the time to invest in this once in a lifetime  thetownesopportunity. According to the National Association of Realtors the housing market may be already starting a rebound as contracts written in August jumped and home sales are up in popular vacation spots such as Florida and Arizona.

Why Buy A Vacation Home Now?

Prices are very attractive right now; you have an opportunity to make a nice profit when the market rebounds and it always does; there is a wide assortment of homes to choose from in many areas; interest rates remain low; your income generated by your rental can pay your mortgage. You only need to rent it for less than half the year to pay your mortgage in most cases. Enjoy it yourself the balance of the year! The rental market remains strong for vacation rentals, even in this economy due to availability of homes on websites such as VRBO or Homeaway. Vacation homes are typically more affordable to rent than some hotels; vacationers can take a road trip instead of flying to a near by mountain cabin or oceanfront condo; and executives and their guests would much prefer a vacation home over a much less comfortable hotel room. The best floor plans, the best construction and the best prices now offered on Luxury Townhomes | The Townes at Carleton Place Wilmington NC | starting at $179,900!

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