10 Famous People From North Carolina | My NC Homes Chapel Hill Durham NC

10 Famous People from North Carolina

Here are 10 famous people from North Carolina. How many of these did you know about? John Coltrane (1926 – 1967). The famous saxophonist was born in Hamlet and grew up in High Point, where he lived until shortly after he graduated from high school (source: High Point Museum). Charlie Daniels (born 1936). Singer-songwriter Charlie […]

What You Should Know about Buying New Construction | My NC Homes Durham Chapel Hill NC

What You Should Know about Buying New Construction

Here’s what you should know about buying new construction. New homes have a lot of advantages, but there are trade-offs. As with any major purchasing decision, you really need to consider your personal priorities and think about your long-term plans for the home. Be sure to discuss the pros and cons with a neutral third party such […]

What You Should Know If You are Buying a Home in a Flood Plain | My NC Homes Durham Chapel Hill NC

What You Should Know If You are Buying a Home in a Flood Plain

If you are buying a home in a Flood plain there are a number of things you should know. Flood insurance rates are currently at some of the highest in history. In 2012, the U.S. Congress passed a law phasing out many of the available subsidies for homes in flood plains and allowing insurance companies […]