Laura Hewett, REALTOR®
Laura Hewett

Category Archives: Buyer Tips

Marriage or Mortgage?

  Which Comes First… Marriage or Mortgage? First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers According to the National Association of REALTORS most recent Profile of Home Buyers & Sellers, married couples once again dominated the first-time homebuyer statistics in 2017 at 57% of all buyers. It is no surprise that having two incomes to save for down payments and contribute to […]

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Brunswick County Real Estate Statistics for March 2016

Brunswick County Association of REALTORS® releases real estate statistics for March 2016 SUPPLY, N.C. – Brunswick County’s residential real estate sales continued to show steady and seasonal increases in March compared to the previous year’s and month’s sales numbers, according to the most recent statistics from the Brunswick County Association of REALTORS®. Total home sales […]

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Does Weather and the Time of Year Affect Housing?

Seasonality in Real Estate: How Weather and the Time of Year Affect Housing! Weather and the time of year have a big impact housing activity, and in every housing market there are times of the year when fewer homes sell. For most, that time of year coincides with the winter months, and in much of […]

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5 Simple Rules for Buying a Home

5 Simple Rules for Buying a Home Buying a home carries a lot of financial and psychological weight, more so than most other purchases in life. Whether you are buying your first home, moving up to your dream home, or downsizing your home and your life after the kids have gone, it is important to […]

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2015 Brunswick County Market Report

2015 saw steady growth in our local real estate market. Below is a chart highlighting the number of sales for all of Brunswick County by month, but for more details including the market changes for Holden Beach, Ocean Isle Beach and Sunset Beach, top sales throughout these beaches and the county as well as other statistics, […]

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Using a Mortgage Calculator to Determine Your Monthly Payments

Using a Mortgage Calculator to Determine Your Monthly Payments Are you thinking about using a mortgage to buy a new home? Not sure how much of a down payment is needed or how much home $900 a month can buy? Buying your own piece of local real estate is a major financial investment and one […]

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