Raleigh Real Estate Market Stats by Brian Pate

Raleigh Real Estate Market Stats by Brian Pate What is the latest on the Raleigh real estate market?  Realtor Brian Pate has updates on the stats for current, active listings and the closed stats for the month of March 2018 in the TriangleMLS.  The Triangle MLS covers the Raleigh/Durham real Read More

New Home Sales Up 14.1% From A Year Ago

Just like Housing Starts the prior week, New Home Sales closed out 2017 at their highest annual total in a decade, 14.1% ahead of a year ago. They were down 9.3% in December, but the post-hurricanes boost is over. Read more. Here in the Raleigh/Durham market, new home sales account for over 46% Read More

Homeowners Insurance Tips

Homeowners insurance is important, but not everyone understands their policy completely. Here are five homeowner insurance tips designed to help you understand what your policy is and is not and how to use it properly in the event of damage or loss.   When a buyer is purchasing a home, Read More

Wake Forest Real Estate Today

Wake Forest real estate is seeing a continuation of the inventory challenges that we have been seeing for the last month. Homes below $300,000 continue to sell at a rapid pace when priced competitively. However, we are beginning to see a slow down in the activity for homes listed above Read More

Simmons-Bridges Historic Home, Wake Forest, NC

The Simmons-Bridges House on North Main Street in downtown Wake Forest, North Carolina is one of the most prominent historic homes in the town. Once constructed and lived in by an esteemed Wake Forest College professor, the house has served as a family home and even a boarding house/hotel in Read More

Experts Discuss Mortgage Rates

By Brian Pate, Realtor in Raleigh, NC As the Fed Rate rises, people are naturally wondering what will happen to mortgage rates in the coming months. What will home prices do in the next 5 years? Mortgage interest rates have risen over the last few months and projections are that Read More

Wake Forest Historic District Virtual Tour

The Town of Wake Forest has unveiled a Wake Forest Historic District virtual tour now available on the town’s web site. With an easy to navigate click and play style set up, residents and guests are invited to explore the history that the downtown district and see photos of the Read More

Real Estate Market Update November 21, 2016

INFO THAT HITS US WHERE WE LIVE … The surprises just keep coming. The week before last, we had the election surprise. And since this is the first time in history the leader of the free world will be a real estate tycoon, last week’s surprise seemed to fit right in. Read More

Keep Babies Safe In Your Home

Once babies start crawling, they can really get into dangerous situations such as pulling things onto themselves and running into sharp objects. Here are some steps parents can take to help keep their little ones safe in the home. Baby Gates Baby gates are a must for stairways, to block Read More

338 Westgrove Ct, Durham NC 27703

338 Westgrove Ct, Durham NC 27703 This great home at 338 Westgrove Ct, Durham NC 27703  is on the market today and is listed for $2200,000 by Brian Pate of Keller Williams Preferred Realty in Raleigh, North Carolina. Learn more about Brian here. Over 1600 sqft in beautiful Durham Directions to Read More

7709 Kensington Manor Ln, Wake Forest, NC 27587

7709 Kensington Manor Lane, Wake Forest, NC 27587 This great home at 7709 Kensington Manor Ln, Wake Forest, NC 27587 is on the market today and is listed for $450,000 by Brian Pate of Keller Williams Preferred Realty in Raleigh, North Carolina. Learn more about Brian here. Over 4000 sqft Read More