Explore Wake Forest, NC

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
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August 7, 2012, Wake Forest NC will be recognizing National Night Out with a Parking Lot Party at the Super Target from 5:00pm - 9:00pm.   Target is the National Sponsor for National Night Out which is a nationwide program geared towards promotingNeighborhood Spirit and Police-Community Patnershi...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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It is no surprise that Foreclosures made up a huge portion of the inventory of homes for sale in Wake Forest NC last year.  They also accounted for quite of few of the resales in 2011.  The other evening when I was walking my dogs through one of the most popular neighborhoods in Wake Forest, Heri...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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Here is the weekend roundup of things to do in Wake Forest NC.  Don’t forget, there is the weekly Saturday morning Wake Forest Farmer’s Market as well where you can find all kinds of fresh produce, fresh meat, jam, jellies and so much more. While your downtown don’t forget to stop in to a few of ...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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In June of 2011 the Absorption Rate was 11 which indicated a market that was deep into a Buyer’s Market.  This year, the Absorption Rate is 7 which is indicative of a more balanced market.  Does this mean we have hit bottom?  Not necessarily however, there might be quite a few buyers kicking them...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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Wake Forest NC Real Estate Market - Weekly Report for July 22 - 28, 2012 It has been an extremely busy week in the Wake Forest NC Real Estate Market!  Here is the latest report with the Actives, Solds, Under Contract and Contingent properties - lot's of movement in the New Home inventory! There w...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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There were 560 homes for sale in Wake Forest NC in June, 2012.  Usually, there is one particular price point that is the most popular hands down.  This past month though, there was a surprise!   Typically, the $200,000 - $299,999 price range is the most popular in Wake Forest NC and makes up the ...

By Jeremy Wrenn, C.O.O., Winslow Homes
(Winslow Homes)
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This is straight from an email that came out today from the Town of Wake Forest.  It's good advice, especially for the elderly, on how to spot a scam. I will say there are a lot of legitimate small contractors that do not have labelled vans.  But they don't practice on the spot deals, and typical...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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As a Buyer are you considering a lease purchase?  A Lease Purchase may be a great way to get into that home of your dreams.  Typically, when you enter into a lease purchase you are leasing the home for a period of time and then PURCHASING the home at the end of the lease period.  A portion of you...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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It has been an extremely busy week in the Wake Forest NC Real Estate Market!  Here is the latest report with the Actives, Solds, Under Contract and Contingent properties - lot's of movement in the New Home inventory! There were 30 new listings added to the Homes for Sale inventory last week with ...

By Jeremy Wrenn, C.O.O., Winslow Homes
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You have to admit it:  some contractors will leave you a little short of the quality work you desire, like this mailbox.  It may work, but is this really up to standards or better?  And do you like getting the mail at your kneecaps? To do the job right, it requires not only a knowledge of how thi...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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It will be a super busy weekend in Wake Forest NC with so many events surrounding the monthly Art After Hours!  Check out all of the different galleries that will be open, receptions and exhibits below!  You can also find a great evening of entertainment at the Wake Forest Coffee Company on Satur...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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Thornrose in Wake Forest NC is a wonderful subdivision with a variety of home styles offered in a very sought after price point!  Located just off of Forestville Road, Thornrose is extremely convenient to shopping, dining and every day conveniences.  You'll also find commutes to RTP and Raleigh s...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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It has been a busy week in the Wake Forest NC Real Estate Market!  Here is the latest report with the Actives, Solds, Under Contract and Contingent properties - lot's of movement in the New Home inventory! There were 26 new listings added to the Homes for Sale inventory last week with only 1 of t...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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Wow – it’s the second Friday of the month and you know what that means, right?  You don’t?  It means that historic, downtown Wake Forest NC is bringing on the Art After Hours!  Food, Art, Shopping, Dining and so much can be found during Art After Hours each month and here is the line up for this ...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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Welcome to St. Ives Estates in Wake Forest NC!  St. Ives Estates is a beautiful community with rolling tree lined streets and simply magnificent custom homes on large, well-manicured lots.  St. Ives Estates is quietly tucked away off of Kearney Road yet convenient to both Capital Boulevard and Hi...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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Wake Forest NC has so many different areas and each has its own flair!  Whether it be an older, single-family homes with large sprawling lawns, patio homes with community amenities, townhomes located within mega subdivisions, Wake Forest NC offers a lifestyle that will fit any profile!I have had ...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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Northampton in Wake Forest NC is a wonderful community that offers tremendous homes, large lots and greatamenities for it's residents.  Northampton is locate between Chalks Road and Jones Dairy Road which makes getting out and about in Wake Forest NC a breeze!  There is a mix of resale homes and ...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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There have been some changes made to this weeks Wake Forest NC Real Estate Weekly Report.  The report now consists of Wake County, Granville County and Franklin County for all properties that have a Wake Forest NC mailing address.  It is my hopes that this will give you a broader picture of the W...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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Wake Forest NC has some standing events on the calendar each week!  In case you weren’t aware of them here is a list with a little something for everyone!      Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) Morning Club Meetings Mondays; 9:30 am weigh in; 10:10 am meeting Wakefield Baptist Church, 13029 Keith S...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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Wake Forest NC ALWAYS has some great activities and events on the calendar and next week is NO exception!  Next week is all about celebrating July 4th!  Check out the event line up and I am sure you will agree – there is something for ALL AGES!  Get out and enjoy your summer in Wake Forest NC – t...

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