Archive for November, 2009

  • Wealthy Investors Are Eyeing Real Estate Wealthy Investors Are Eyeing Real Estate

    "Investors believe real estate will yield better returns". The wealthier the investor, the more money they plan to put in real estate compared to the amount they have earmarked for stocks and bonds, according to Barclays Plc global survey. Investo

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  • Buying Real Estate Using Self Directed IRA Buying Real Estate Using Self Directed IRA

    Using an IRA to purchase real estate? You Betcha! It can be possible with a "Self Directed" IRA. Technically speaking, a self directed IRA is no different than any other IRA or 401K. But as the name implies a self directed IRA gives you power and con

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  • Average North Carolina Mortgage Rate 5.03% Average North Carolina Mortgage Rate 5.03%

    Nov. 30, 2009 (Bankrate.com) -- Average rates on 30-year fixed mortgages in North Carolina rose 1 basis point to 5.03 on Monday, according to Bankrate.com's daily Your Best Interest report. A basis point is one-hundredth of a percent. The mortgages i

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  • Inner Banks: 7,000 Year History of Native Americans  Inner Banks: 7,000 Year History of Native Americans

    The Inner Banks of North Carolina and surrounding coastal areas may not be what first comes to mind when you think of Native American Indians. But the following article shows just how rich in history our area is. Native Americans have long history

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  • Mortgage rates drop to all-time low Mortgage rates drop to all-time low

    Mortgage rates drop to all-time low By Holden Lewis • Bankrate.com Mortgage rates dropped to a historic low, but hardly anyone is getting a home loan. The benchmark 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell 13 basis points, to 5.06 percent, according

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  • Good Economic News: GDP Up!! Good Economic News: GDP Up!!

    GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT: THIRD QUARTER 2009 (SECOND ESTIMATE) CORPORATE PROFITS: THIRD QUARTER 2009 (PRELIMINARY) Real gross domestic product -- the output of goods and services produced by labor and property located in the United States -- increa

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  • Eastern NC Health Care Networks Top Ranked Eastern NC Health Care Networks Top Ranked

    UHS among nation's 100 best integrated systems Written By Jimmy Ryals GREENVILLE, N.C. - A national health care research firm has rated University Health Systems of Eastern Carolina among the nation's most highly integrated health care networks.

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  • First-Time Home Buyers Set Record in Past Year First-Time Home Buyers Set Record in Past Year

    NAR Survey Shows First-Time Home Buyers Set Record in Past Year First-time home buyers reached the highest market share on record during the past year, according to the latest consumer survey of home buyers and sellers. The study was released here

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  • NC Mortgage Rates Average 5.07% NC Mortgage Rates Average 5.07%

    NC Mortgage Rates Average 5.07% Nov. 19, 2009 (Bankrate.com) -- Average rates on 30-year fixed mortgages in North Carolina rose 5 basis points to 5.07 on Thursday, according to Bankrate.com's daily Your Best Interest report. A basis point is one-hun

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  • 1rst annual Mattamuskeet Decoy and Waterfowl Festival 1rst annual Mattamuskeet Decoy and Waterfowl Festival

    The first annual Mattamuskeet Decoy and Waterfowl Festival will be held Saturday and Sunday November 21st and 22nd, 2009 at Mattamuskeet High School in Swan Quarter, NC. The festival is sponsored by the Hyde County Waterfowl Association and local org

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  • NC Military Growth Means Economic Explosion NC Military Growth Means Economic Explosion

    More Marines, sailors, soldiers and airmen will call North Carolina home " Among the sectors expected to grow by at least $100 million are construction; retail trade; real estate, renting and leasing" The military is big business in North Caroli

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  • Yun: 2010 Sales to Rise 15 Percent Yun: 2010 Sales to Rise 15 Percent

    Yun: 2010 Sales to Rise 15 Percent Home sales will increase 15 percent to about 5.7 million units and REALTOR® income will be up 20 percent in 2010, NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun told a packed room of REALTORS® today in a residential economic u

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  • College Towns: Great Places To Buy Real Estate College Towns: Great Places To Buy Real Estate

    Could the area surrounding East Carolina University. Could Greenville, Washington, New Bern locations be key to your next investment?  Read this latest report of Coldwell Banker® College Home Price Comparison Index Home Buying 101: College T

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  • Long-Term Rates Fall to Lowest Level in Five Weeks Long-Term Rates Fall to Lowest Level in Five Weeks

    Long-Term Rates Fall to Lowest Level in Five Weeks 30-Year FRM Below 5 Percent for Five of the Last Seven Weeks McLean, VA – Freddie Mac (NYSE:FRE) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®) in which the 30-ye

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  • Pending Home Sales Rise for Record Eight Straight Months Pending Home Sales Rise for Record Eight Straight Months

    Pending Home Sales Rise for Record Eight Straight Months Pending home sales rose again, marking eight consecutive monthly gains – the longest streak since measurement began in 2001, according to the National Association of Realtors®. The Pen

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