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Area Events February 7th-10th

Raleigh, Durham, Apex, Knightdale
Posted by Bryan Selser on February 04, 2019 in  Events
Raleigh, NC: From February 6th-February 10th the Kids Exchange Consignment Sale will be recurring daily at the Jim Graham Building at the North Carolina State Fairgrounds. This event is the largest kids consignment sale in the nation. Second Chance Pet Adoptions is hosting Paws and Pours at Bottle Mixx on February 9th from 3:00-6:00 pm. You will be able to meet some of the adoptable pets of Second Chance while you enjoy some snacks. Durham, NC: Durty Bull Brewery is hosting 70s Music Bingo on Fe... read more
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SUPER BOWL IS OVER; SPRING IS HERE!

Market Update for around the Triangle
Posted by Laurie Donofrio on February 04, 2019 in  Market Update
Thank goodness that really boring Super Bowl is over! Now we can focus on the real estate market! Did you know that the winter hibernation of home buyers essentially ends after the trophy presentation? Year after year, real estate website traffic starts its traditional climb the day after the football season ends. That’s why we always encourage potential buyers to get the jump now so the “For Sale” sign can be in the ground for these potential early birds. The current real estate market continues ... read more
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Chapel Hill Events

February 4th-10th
Posted by Bryan Selser on January 29, 2019 in  Events
February 4th:The town of Carrboro is hosting their Black History Month event from 6:00-9:00 pm at the Carrboro Century Center. You will be able to listen to a presentation given by retired Orange County Chief Public Defender James E. Williams. Admission is free and there will be light refreshments served.February 6th:Morehead Planetarium & Science Center hosts Yoga Under the Stars every Wednesday until February 13th from 6:00-7:00 pm. This event is in partnership with Carrboro Yoga Company.February 8th:Art Ther... read more
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5 Apps to Re-decorate Your Home with Your Phone

Whether you’re looking to give your living room a quick refresh or want to completely revamp your home, these apps can help.
Posted by Bryan Selser on January 24, 2019 in  Home Ideas
Guest post by Coldwell Banker Blue Matter With dozens of decorating apps to choose from and inspiration just a finger touch away, redecorating your home has never been easier. Augmented Reality (AR) now lets you use your phone to see how colors, accessories, and furniture will look in your own house. On the horizon, you can expect to see apps using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to learn your style through your interaction with them. Whether you’re looking to give your living room a quick refresh or want t... read more
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Will the KonMarie Method of Decluttering Work For You?

Every year decluttering is one of the top Resolutions people make for themselves. Marie Kondo has helped many successfull do it.
Posted by Bryan Selser on January 23, 2019 in  Home Ideas
Every year decluttering is one of the top resolutions people make for themselves. This year, every event I have been to, the topic has been about Marie Kondo, her show, her book and KonMarie folding techniques.  Since I've successfully not watched TV since January 1, I decided to check out YouTube to see what everyone is talking about. I can see why all the stories I have heard have been success stories.  I always get stopped in my decluttering process with the emotional attachment I have to the items t... read more
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