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Real Estate Agent - RE/MAX Executive Realty
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The Wells Fargo Championship in Charlotte, NC The Wells Fargo Championship celebrated it's 10th Anniversary in Charlotte this past week. I enjoyed working the tournament for the 8th year and I can only say it gets better and better each year. As a Tournament Ambassador I have enjoyed many great m...
What to do This Weekend in Charlotte - 34th Annual Greek Festival YIASOU! As most Charlotteans know, the Greek Fest is an amazing event, one that we all look forward to each year. For me, it not only does it signal Fall is fast approaching ... but I can't wait to eat some more of the fantastic Gr...
Mortgage Rates Continue to Drop in Charlotte NC Rates moved lower again this week ... a 30-YR Fixed Rate mortgage averaged 4.49%, down from 4.55% the prior week (per Freddie Mac). A 15-YR Fixed Rate mortgage also averaged lower at 3.68%, down from 3.74%.  
5 months ago Bank of America filed foreclosure papers on a couples home in Collier County, FL. This was alarming to the couple because they bought their home with cash and did not have a mortgage with Bank of America, nor any other bank. The case went to court where the homeowners were able to pr...
Madrona Specialty Foods Opening Hub in University Area of Charlotte NC The Charlotte Business Journal reported today that Madrona Specialty Foods of Tukwila, WA will be expanding operations to the East Coast by opening a manufacturing & distribution facility in Charlotte. The maker of specialty c...
Happy Memorial Day Charlotte, NC Today we salute our Heroes and remember the sacrifices they have all made for us. They are why we are the greatest country in the world. While enjoying the holiday with your family & friends, say a pray for theirs. Fly your Flag if you have one ... and if you don'...
Mortgage Rates Hit Six-Week Low in Charlotte NC Rates fell to a six-week low this week. Per Freddie Mac, A 30-YR fixed-rate mortgage averaged 4.78% this week. That's down from 4.8% last week. A 15-YR fixed-rate mortgage fell to 3.97% which is down from 4.02% last week. While the 1-YR adjusted rat...
Mortgage Rates Heading Lower in Charlotte NC Long-term mortgage rates headed lower this past week after increases for the past four consecutive weeks. The reason according to Frank Nothaft, Chief Economist for Freddie Mac - "Low inflation is keeping mortgage rates at ba.". "The 12-month growth ra...
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