The Triangle Real Estate Blog by Glen Clemmons, Realtor

Buying a Home Young is the Key to Building Wealth

Homeowners who purchase their homes before the age of 35 are better prepared for retirement at age 60, according to a new Urban Institute study. The organization surveyed adults who turned 60 or 61 between 2003 and 2015 for their data set....

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Buying A Vacation Property? Now Is A Good Time!

Every year around this time, many homeowners begin the process of preparing their homes in case of extreme winter weather. Some others skip winter all together by escaping to their vacation homes in a warmer climate. For those homeowners staying at ...

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Where's the best sledding in the Triangle?

Bond Park, 801 High House Rd., Cary. This is one of the big ones. Just get there early to get a piece of the snow. Dorothea Dix Hospital off Western Boulevard in Raleigh. A long-time favorite for many in Raleigh. Fletcher Park, 802 Clay St., ...

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Where Are Interest Rates Headed in 2019?

The interest rate you pay on your home mortgage has a direct impact on your monthly payment. The higher the rate, the greater the payment will be. That is why it is important to know where rates are headed when deciding to start your home search....

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4 Reasons to Buy A Home This Winter!

Here are four great reasons to consider buying a home today instead of waiting. 1. Prices Will Continue to Rise CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Insight report revealed that home prices have appreciated by 5.6% over the last 12 ...

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Tips to Save Energy and Add Value

When it comes to energy efficiency, look for smart features and expertise to help you save energy and money and add value to your home.1. Begin with a Right-Sized Home.If the home you buy is simply too large for you or your family’s needs or ...

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