Explore Wake Forest, NC

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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The 4th of July celebration is Wake Forest is spectacular event!  Between the bands, the parachute team, the food and games there is SO MUCH for all ages to enjoy.  Fireworks?  You Bet!  Wake Forest has one of the BEST displays of fireworks I have EVER seen. The fun starts on Thursday, July 3rd a...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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Like many other real estate markets around the country Wake Forest NC has a mix of home for sale that are fair market sales, REOs and short sales.  I receive numerous phone calls and emails weekly from buyers searching specifically for Foreclosures in Wake Forest NC.  In response to the overwhelm...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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Wake Forest NC Schools are a great mix of traditional schools and year round schools.  Each has their own appeal to different people for different reasons.  Personally, the Finley Family has always attended the Year Round model schools and we absolutely love it.  If you are new to the area and ar...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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Check out some of the events and things to do in Wake Forest NC this weekend.  You won’t want to miss the 3rd Annual 5k Freedom Run/Walk on Saturday – there is still time to register if you would like to participate!  And, as always, the AWESOME Wake Forest Farmers’ Market will be in full swing o...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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There are always some exciting things to do and places to see in Wake Forest NC and this week is no exception!  Check out the latest on the calendar this week and get out to explore all that Wake Forest NC has to offer.  Nature Explorers: A Peek into Ponds  Wednesday, June 27; 2 – 3:30 pm Yates M...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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There have been some great new listings added to the Wake Forest NC Real Estate Market this past week!  The competition has been strong through the Spring Market and the Summer months are shaping up to be just as competitive.   There were 19 new listings added to the Homes for Sale inventory last...

By Lee & Pamela St. Peter, Making Connections to Success in Real Estate
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices YSU Realty: (919) 645-2522)
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  Wake Forest, NC Real Estate - April 2012 Market Recap & the Six Sundays of Spring!   How does an evening spent with family and friends sharing a picnic on a blanket with live music sound?  Great?!  The Six Sundays in Spring concert series is in swing! Sponsored by Wake Forest Arts the Six Sunda...

By Lee & Pamela St. Peter, Making Connections to Success in Real Estate
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices YSU Realty: (919) 645-2522)
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  Wake Forest NC Real Estate March 2012 Recap & the Great Grass Giveaway!   The Town of Wake Forest, NC is holding the 3rd annual Great Grass Giveaway on April 28th!  Curious what this is?  If you live inside Wake Forest's corporate limits and currently have Fescue grass, you are eligable to part...

By Lee & Pamela St. Peter, Making Connections to Success in Real Estate
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices YSU Realty: (919) 645-2522)
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Character, Charm & Elegance for sale in Wake Forest, NC Overview Maps Photos Description Neighborhood $589,000 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms3 Bathrooms1 Partial BathroomInterior: 4,222 sqftLot: 0.95 acre(s) Location 1028 Blykeford LaneWake Forest, NC 27587USA To get updates on open...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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There have been some great new listings added to the Wake Forest NC Real Estate Market this past week and just since mid February there have been 233 homes for sale added to the mix!  Competition is fierce this time of year so if you are thinking of selling your Wake Forest NC Home you have to ge...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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Wake Forest NC Parks & Rec offers some outstanding summer camps and programs for PreSchool and Youths but did you know there are some exciting programs for adults as well?  If you are looking specifically for PreSchool and Youth programs please check out my previous post Wake Forest NC Parks & Re...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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Holding Park Pool in Wake Forest NC Scheduled to Open Memorial Day Weekend!!Pool will open for the weekend of May 26 - 28The regular summer season for the pool will begin June 2 and last through August 26Check out the Holding Park Pool Schedule, Pool Rules and Season Pass Info! What a great way t...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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Wake Forest NC Parks and Recreation Offers Swim Lessons - Register NOW!Staring June 1, 2012, Wake Forest NC Parks and Recreation will be opening registration for Swim Lessons.  Registration will be held at the Wake Forest NC Town Hall at 301 S. Brooks St.  These group lessons (4 per group) are ta...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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This weeks latest Wake Forest NC Foreclosures Report has been updated and is ready for download.  This list include the areas Foreclosures, Short Sales and REO's available for sale and I have seen many of them inside.  I have to say, the majority of these homes are in fantastic cosmetic condition...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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Wake Forest NC Parks & Rec has some amazing programs for PreSchool and Youths and some exciting Summer Camps in 2012!  There is everything from learning Acoustic Guitar, Soap Carving, Golf Camps, Exploring Art, Dance, Photography and SO much more!  Check out the line up for the 2012 classes, camp...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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There have been some great new listings added to the Wake Forest NC Real Estate Market this past week and just since mid February there have been 177 homes for sale added to the mix!  Competition is fierce this time of year so if you are thinking of selling your Wake Forest NC Home you have to ge...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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I wrote this post way back in 2008 and discovered it again today.  It reminded me that no matter how crazy, stressful and "unplanned" my days become in this whacked, fast paced business to take time to realize and take note of the simple things that really bring me joy and make my heart sing........

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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Clearly the market has become more active since the same time period last year in Percentage of List Price received and Pending Sales but remains a little uncertain with both Average and Median Sales Prices.  Another great indicator of a rebounding market is the number of closed sales. February 2...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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Both the Median Sales Price and the Average Sales Price for Wake Forest NC Real Estate decreased since the same time period last year.  The Median Sales Price decreased by -10.0% and the Average Sales Price decreased by -2.9%.   If you need a bit of an explanation for difference between the Media...

By Leesa Finley, RED Properties - Raleigh NC Real Estate
(RED Properties)
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On most Listings Appointments I bring up the Absorption Rate of Wake Forest NC and I am more often than not met with a glazed over look like I am talking jibberish.    Regardless of where you live in the country and Absorption Rate is important!  Here is an excerpt from a post I wrote on this ver...

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