Sunday, July 16, 2017 / by Admin Prostead
Thanks to Rebecca Ward of 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty, here are the things your agent should be asking before you even set foot in the first home for sale ...
1) Why do you want to buy a home now? This question can elicit relevant information, including pregnancies, job changes or a child leaving for college. The agent can then use this insight to tailor services to your specific needs, so that you are only viewing homes that you are interested in.
2) Are you working with a lender? If you are not pre-approved, your agent will have the opportunity to help by recommending a lender.
3) What are your maximum acceptable monthly payments? Just because you have been approved for a $600,000 mortgage does not mean you are willing to purchase a $600,000 house. It’s important to assess whether you will be able to handle a specific monthly payment, and you don’t want to waste time viewing homes that you can’t afford.
4) What are your desires and needs? ...
Monday, March 6, 2017 / by Admin Prostead
Congrats to Charles and Massiel! ProStead Realty's Carlton Crump helped them find their new dream home in Charlotte's Chapel Cove. Welcome home!
Chapel Cove, which is near the Lake Wylie-Steele Creek area, features homes in both ranch and master-down floorplans, community clubhouse with kitchen and clubroom, pool with children's splash area, tennis courts, sports court, fitness center, canoe and kayak launch, walking trails and a lakeside park!
Lake Wylie stretches 32 miles from the Mountain Island Dam in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina to the Wylie Dam in York County, South Carolina. With six boat access areas, you can easily get your boat on the water, and thanks to the Daniel Stowe Botanical Gardens and the McDowell Nature Preserve, there will always be plenty of undeveloped shoreline to enjoy.
Ready to start your home search? Find every home for sale in Chapel Cove right here!
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 / by Admin Prostead
This new-construction inventory home is an open-concept ranch with 10' ceilings and 8' doors. Don't miss the gourmet kitchen with double oven and stainless steel appliances, enormous master suite and guest bedroom on main floor, built-ins in mud room, hardwoods, formal dining room, study, plus a bonus bedroom with loft and full bath upstairs!
According to Knotts Builders, which constructed this gorgeous ranch home, the McKee Ridge community, adjacent to Palisades Country Club, is in the countryside of southwest Charlotte with homes priced from the mid $200’s to the mid $300’s. Conveniently located 7 miles from Interstate 77 at Exit 88, McKee Ridgehas great access to employment, shopping and entertainment with the distinctiveness of a close-knit neighborhood. Just minutes from Arrowood/Westinghouse, Ballantyne or Uptown Charlotte, you will enjoy the low county-only taxes while you are close to all the city amenities.