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This video sums up why I like my hometown. Take a few minutes and see for yourself what is available to our residents and visitors. Welcome to Fayetteville NC! Call me if I can help you with your housing needs!
A friend sent this to me because as he said, "everyone needs a good laugh!" I hope this makes you smile, or maybe even chuckle. Here goes: Only in America ......do drugstores make the sick walk all the way to the back of the store to get their prescriptions while healthy people can buy cigarett...
Hey guys & gals, Thai food is one of my favorites. And less than 5 minutes from Arran Lake is a great Thai Restaurant. You can dine in or take out. We like to call our order in and pick it up. My first encounter with Thai Food came in August of 1970. I was 19 years old and on R&R from Vietnam,...
Listen to your coach! Never mind you just got creamed by a 3 lb. melon and you have the worst headache of your life. You've got to finish the race! Is there a lesson here?
Buy a home in Arran Lake and feel right at home. I should know, I grew up in Fayetteville and I have lived in Arran Lake since 1989. What I like about our community is that there’s no drive through traffic in our neighborhood. You can’t shortcut through Arran Lake to a major thoroughfare. That he...
Looking for homes in Fayetteville, NC? Consider Arran Lake! Developed in the early 70”s, it features a variety of sections and styles ranging in price from under100 to over 300 thousand dollars. It is an established neighborhood, conveniently located in the 28304 zip code. This subdivision was re...
Today I learned that Bank of America (BOA) charges an international transaction fee of 3% for purchases that originate from a foreign country. My issue is that BOA does not clearly identify the charge on their online statement. To me the fee is hidden because at first glance it appears that the v...
When selling a home , two situations may occur which are red flag indicators of a lengthy sale time. Each requires the property owners' attention in cooperation with their sales agent, and involves either the price or condition of the home. The first involves a home that has been on the market fo...
In real estate investment, one person's misfortune is another's opportunity. Indeed, with so many foreclosed properties on the market, buyers are poised to take advantage of a literally once-in-a-lifetime chance at investment or ownership. Every opportunity presents some challenges, however, and...
I want to address an issue potential buyers should consider. This is aimed at first time buyers who may not know what to expect for their money. If you are working with a limited budget, let's say less than 100K, and you are looking for NEW houses... forget it! In The Fayetteville Area you have ...