Updated Home with a 1st Floor Master!

123 Boxford Rd, Morrisville, NC

Welcome to this updated home located in the Morrisville neighborhood of Huntington Woods.  Brick steps lead to the rocking chair front porch.  Warm hardwood floors greet you in the open foyer.  The living room is wrapped with crown and features a fireplace and new carpet that continues through-out the home.  The bright kitchen offers plenty of cabinet and counter space.  Enjoy your meals in the dining area that boasts a cathedral ceiling, a Palladium window, and a French door leading to the back deck.  Sleep well in the first floor master that also has a cathedral ceiling and a walk-in closet.  The master bath offers a dual vanity, jetted tub, separate shower, and tile floors.  Journey upstairs and you’ll find two secondary bedrooms each offering two closets and a ceiling fan.  Relax after a long day on the back deck that includes built-in seating.  The fenced back yard and wooded surround offers additional privacy from the neighbors.  There is also a storage closet perfect for holding all your outdoor lawn equipment. There is also a side porch convenient to the driveway that enters into the laundry/mud room. Combined with a new neutral interior paint scheme, a new roof, and a cul-de-sac location, this home is move-in ready!

Be sure to check out the VIRTUAL TOUR!

Priced at $199,900

MLS#1822216

Easter Egg Hunts in the Triangle Area!

 

Egg Hunts in the Triangle

Spring is here and Easter egg hunts are right around the corner.  Below is a list of fun Triangle events for children and their families. Many community hunts’ have age restrictions, so please check event details. 

Raleigh: Saturday, April 16th 11 a.m. Check your local community centers plus Brier Creek, Lake Johnson, Laurel Hills and Tarboro Road. For kids10 and younger. Call 831-6640 or click here for locations.

Raleigh: Saturday, April 23rd 10 a.m-1:30 p.m. At Moore Square Park, downtown Raleigh.   Raleigh’s biggest festival and egg hunt for kids of all ages.  For more information click here.

Cary: Saturday, April 16th 10:00 a.m. Kids ages 10 and under are invited to Cary’s Bond Park, 801 High House Road, for the 20th Annual Easter Egg Hunt with morning and afternoon hunts. For more details, including a schedule of egg hunts, click here or call (919) 460-4965.

Apex: Saturday, April 16th 10 a.m. For ages 9 and under at the Apex Town Hall Campus. For more information, click here or call 919-249-3402. 

Fuquay-Varina: Saturday, April 16th 10 a.m. For ages 10 and under at South Park at 820 South Main Street. Over 12,000 candy filled eggs and several special eggs that can be exchanged for special prizes. For more information, click here or call 919-552-1430. 

Morrisville: Friday, April 22nd 10 a.m.at Cedar Fork District Park, off Aviation Parkway. The children will be divided by age, and there will different sections of the Easter Egg Hunt for children ages 3 – 10. For more information, click here.

Durham: Saturday, April 16th 10:00 a.m.- 2 p.m. Bethesda Park. For kids 12 and younger. Call 560-4355 or click here for details.

Chapel Hill, Carrboro and Orange County: Saturday, April 16th 9:30 a.m. to noon.  At Homestead Park, Chapel Hill for kids ages 2 to 10. The spring festival includes an egg hunt at 10:30 a.m., entertainment, games and prizes. For more information, click here or call 968-2784.

Garner: Saturday, April 16th 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.. Join us for the annual Egg Hunt & Kite Fly at Lake Benson Park, 921 Buffaloe Road.  The egg hunt is scheduled at 11 a.m. for kids 8 and younger. Click here or call 772-4688 for details.

Wake Forest: Saturday, April 9th Egg hunts start at 10:30 a.m. depending on age.  At E. Carroll Joyner park at 701 Harris Road. The hunts start at 10:30 a.m. for ages 3 and under; 11:30 a.m. for ages 4-6; 1:30 p.m. for ages 7-9; and 2:30 p.m. for ages 10-12. Click here or call 554-6180 for details.

Independence Day Celebrations Across the Triangle!

Here are Independence Day Events for the Greater Raleigh Area!

Enjoy parades, music festivals, great food and fireworks all weekend long.

Apex: FREE Downtown Party & Parade 

Sat., July 3rd, Salem St., 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Cary: FREE Fireworks, Concert & Celebration

Sun., July 4th, Koka Booth Amphitheatre, Gates open at 3:00 p.m. Fireworks after dark

Sat., July 3rd, Olde Time Celebration, Bond Metro Park Waterfront, 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Carrboro: FREE Games, Food & Entertainment

Sun., July 4th, Weaver St. Market, 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Chapel Hill: FREE Fireworks, Music & Food

Sun., July 4th, UNC Kenan Stadium Concert, Gates open at 7:00 p.m. Fireworks at 9:30 p.m.

Clayton: FREE Fireworks, Music & Games

Sat., July 3rd, Municipal Park on Stallings St., Activities start at 4:00 p.m.

Durham: Fireworks & Music (Tickets required)

Sat., July3rd, Durham Bulls Ball Park, Gates open at 6:00 p.m. Fireworks after game

Fuquay-Varina: FREE Fireworks, Music & Carnival

Sat., July 3rd, South Park, Gates open at 6:00 p.m. Fireworks after dark

Garner: FREE Fireworks & Music

Sat., July 3rd, Lake Benson, Gates open at 5:00 p.m. Fireworks at 9:30 p.m.

Holly Springs: FREE Fireworks, Music & Activities for Kids

Mon., July 5th, Womble Park, 5:00 to 9:00 p.m.

Morrisville: Pancake Breakfast (tickets required)

Sat., July 3rd, Morrisville Community Park, Pancake Breakfast 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.

Raleigh: FREE Fireworks, Music & Food

Sun., July 4th, NC Fairgrounds, Gates open at 5:00 p.m. Fireworks at 9:15 p.m.

Wake Forest: Fireworks, Music & Food ($5.00 fee)

Sat., July 3rd, Heritage High School, Gates open at 5:30p.m. Fireworks after dark

Mon., July 5th, Free Children’s Parade at 10:30 a.m. on North Main Street

Desirable 1st Floor Condo in Carpenter Park (Morrisville, NC)

1011 Bergman Drive, Morrisville, NC

1011 Bergman Drive, Morrisville, NC

1011 Bergman Drive, Morrisville

Welcome to this nicely maintained 1st floor condo in Carpenter Park!  The foyer greets you with warm hardwood floors and crown molding and directs you down the hallway into the spacious living room.  Relax by the gas log fireplace or step outside through the sliding glass door onto the back patio.  Cooking is a breeze in the kitchen that also hosts hardwood, crown, and plenty of  counter space.  Enjoy your morning coffee in the dining room while looking out the double window with a view of the lovely landscaping.  Sleep well in the large master that hosts his and her walk-in closets, double windows, and a master bath with a double vanity, jetted garden tub, and walk-in shower.  The secondary bedrooms are a nice size with double door closets and the secondary full bath hosts a marble vanity and hardwood floors.  Keep your laundry hidden in the separate laundry room that showcases overhead shelves for storage.  This condo also has a separate utility room with tons of extra storage space.  And  finally, splash around in the community pool on those hot summer days!  Don’t miss your opportunity to own this desirable first floor condo!  Be sure to check out our VISUAL TOUR!

Price $137,500

MLS 1675065

Greater Raleigh Area: July 4, 2009 & Indpendence Day Weekend Events

j0384894Here are Independence Day Events for the Greater Raleigh Area!

Enjoy parades, music festivals, great food and fireworks all weekend long.

Apex: FREE Downtown Birthday Party & Parade (page 18)

Sat., July 4th, Salem St., 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Cary: FREE Fireworks, Concert & Celebration

Sat., July 4th, Koka Booth Amphitheatre, Gates open at 3:00 p.m. Fireworks after dark

Sat., July 4th, Olde Time Celebration, Bond Metro Park Waterfront, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Carrboro: FREE Games, Food & Entertainment

Sat., July 4th, Weaver St. Market, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Chapel Hill: FREE Fireworks, Music & Food

Sat., July 4th, UNC Kenan Stadium Concert, Gates open at 7:00 p.m. Fireworks at 9:30 p.m.

Clayton: FREE Fireworks, Music & Games

Sat., July 4th, Municipal Park on Stallings St., Acitivities start at 4:00 p.m. Fireworks at 9:15 p.m.

Durham: Fireworks & Music (Tickets required)

Sat., July 4th, Durham Bulls Ball Park, Gates open at 6:00 p.m. Fireworks after game

Fuquay-Varina: FREE Fireworks, Music & Carnival

Fri., July 3rd, South Park, Gates open at 6:00 p.m. Fireworks after dark

Garner: FREE Fireworks & Music

Fri., July 3rd, Lake Benson, Gates open at 5:00 p.m. Fireworks at 9:30 p.m.

Holly Springs: FREE Fireworks, Music & Ice Cream

Sun., July 5th, Womble Park, 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. Fireworks at 9:15 p.m.

Morrisville: FREE Fireworks & Pancake Breakfast (tickets required)

Fri., July 3rd, Morrisville Community Park, Fireworks at 9:30 p.m.

Sat., July 4th, Morrisville Community Park, Pancake Breakfast 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.

Raleigh: FREE Fireworks, Music & Food

Sat., July 4th, NC Fairgrounds, Gates open at 2:30 p.m. Fireworks at 9:15 p.m.

Wake Forest: Fireworks, Music & Food ($5.00 fee)

Fri., July 3rd, Rolesville High School, Gates open at 5:30p.m. Fireworks after dark

Sat., July 4th, Free Children’s Parade at 10:30 a.m. on North Main and West Juniper Ave.

Beautiful Home in Huntington Woods in Cary!

106 Rock Nest Court

106 Rock Nest Court

 106 Rock Nest Court, Cary, NC

This lovely 1782 SF home welcomes you with an inviting rocking chair front porch.  As you enter the 2-story foyer, the dining room to your left is wrapped in crown molding and a chair rail.  Next stop is the kitchen with oak cabinets, plenty of counter space, microwave, range, disposal, and a laundry closet with overhead shelves.  Enjoy a cup of coffee in the breakfast area that  showcases a large bay window overlooking the tranquil backyard.  The spacious living room greets you with an oak mantle fireplace with dental trim and French doors leading to the screened porch.  Sleep well in the    upstairs master featuring a vaulted ceiling and master bath with dual  vanities.  Spacious secondary  bedrooms offer ample closet space.  Relax at the end of the day in the screened porch with vaulted ceilings and two skylights.  Don’t miss our VISUAL TOUR!

Price $214,900

MLS # 1666780

Homes are Selling in the Triangle Area!

Raleigh Accolades

Raleigh Accolades

Getting three listings under contract over the weekend was a real boost for my business and a sign of resurgence in the real estate market in the Triangle Area.  With recent Raleigh accolades of Forbes giving the #8 spot to this area for “Best Big Cities for Jobs” and some additional praises like #1 City with Best Economic Potential and #1 City Where Americans Are Relocating, you can just feel with anticipation the crack in the dam that is about to burst again.

Raleigh, Cary, Morrisville, Apex, Wake Forest, Holly Springs are all fabulous cities with so much to offer it’s residents.  The Wake County Schools are acclaimed, Research Triangle Park is filled with top-of-the-league corporations, the southern towns are filled with charm and historical sites, the colleges (and teams!) are phenomenal, and the downtown area is teeming with life.

Relocating to the Raleigh Area? Let me show you around….you’ll grow to love this area as I have and call it home!