Archives: February 2013

OPEN HOUSE Sunday March 3rd 1-4 pm

Brian Ezzell | Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston | (919) 619-0922 108 Durington Pl, Cary, NC OPEN HOUSE Sunday March 3rd 2013 3BR/3BA Single Family House offered at $265,000 Year Built 1989 Sq Footage 2,591 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms 3 full, 0 partial Floors 2 Parking 2 Car garage Lot Size .24 acres HOA/Maint $49 […]

New Home Sales Up In January

New home sales beat analysts’ estimates and rose by almost 16% from December to January, and were up almost 29% above the January 2012 estimates. Sales of new single-family homes came in at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 437,000 in January. These new sales numbers finally give some credence to the recent uptick in […]

Businesswomen Thrive In Raleigh

Raleigh tops a lot of lists for being a great place to live and work and, according to a new study from NerdWallet, Raleigh is now being ranked as one of the nation’s top 10 cities for women entrepreneurs. NerdWallet looked at the following when assessing a city’s entrepreneurial climate: 1. Is the city an […]

North Raleigh Are You Ready For Some ‘Cue?

The world-famous (or at least North Carolina-famous) Smithfield’s Chicken ‘N Bar-B-Q is opening its first restaurant in the Triangle in several years! The chain will be opening a new location in North Raleigh; construction on the new restaurant is set to begin soon near Triangle Town Center, which will be the second location in Raleigh. […]

Triangle Outpacing Other Areas In GDP

The Triangle is outpacing much of the rest of the state in GDP, including Charlotte and the Triad, according to newly released numbers from the U.S. Commerce Department on Friday. Gross domestic product in the seven-county region making up the Triangle grew by 2.6% to $98.3 billion in 2011. While the numbers do reflect a […]

Home Sales Up In January

Single-family home sales edged up in the month of January, despite a shortage of homes on the market, according to the National Association of Realtors. Both sales and home prices were up, and due to the limited inventory of homes we have “transitioned into a seller’s market in much of the country,” according to Lawrence […]

Zip Around Town

The City of Raleigh has announced a new partnership with the world’s leading car-sharing network, Zipcar, Inc. The Zipcar program offers convenient and affordable transportation options, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for drivers 21 and up. If you’re not familiar with the Zipcar program, it is a service that allows drivers […]


Brian Ezzell | Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston | (919) 619-0922 4301 Driftwood Dr, Raleigh, NC OPEN HOUSE February 24th 2013 1-4 pm 4BR/3+1BA Single Family House offered at $350,000 Year Built 1969 Sq Footage 3,009 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms 3 full, 1 partial Floors 1 Parking 2 Car garage Lot Size .37 acres HOA/Maint […]

The Tastiest Meal In The Triangle!

  You may remember from our earlier post that not one, but TWO of North Carolina’s great culinary cities are finalists in Southern Living’s ”Tastiest Town of the South” competition. Asheville and Durham are both top contenders in the contest, which ends on February 28th (VOTE HERE every day!!!). In honor of this exciting achievement, top chefs […]