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WHAT MAKES YOUR HOUSE A HOME, PART 1

When my husband and I chose to purchase our current home, one hope we shared was that we could have a place for friends and family to gather for celebrations and special occasions. As we define what “community” means for our family, we do our best to provide a home...

STAGING YOUR HOME TO SELL

When homeowners approach us to sell their homes, there are a number of things we must do as Real Estate Agents. But one of the most important things you must do as a homeowner is to stage your home and make it presentable and appealing. You want to have a buyer walk...

IMPROVING YOUR HOME’S CURB APPEAL

A home with curb appeal makes a great first impression on potential homebuyers. It makes them want to step inside and have a look. As a seller looking to make a quick sale, put yourself in a buyers’ shoes when upgrading your home’s exterior. Those who look at their...

WHAT MAKES YOUR HOUSE A HOME, PART 2

As real estate agents, we have the opportunity to assist in making our clients’ dreams become reality. This particular client’s dream was to live on a farm. They attached this letter to their offer to purchase the property that would turn their dream into a reality....

HELPING CHILDREN COPE WITH A MOVE

While a move is an exciting, new adventure for many families, it can also often be a trying time for children as they try to adjust to a new environment, a new school, and seek to make new friends. Chuck Taylor, owner of Sage Garden Care Center in Mocksville, shares...

GIVING HOPE A HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS

For Hillsdale Real Estate Group co-founder Ellen Grubb, helping families find a home is more than a real estate transaction. For Grubb, and her husband, Randy, home is also hope for families who may otherwise have none. The Grubbs are the vice-president and president...

DAVIE COUNTY FROM YOUR CAR

Social distancing got you bored? Ready to escape your four walls for a little while, even if it’s just to stare out the car window for a little bit? Us, too! That’s why we called on our associate and Davie County Tour Guide extraordinaire, Kim Strohacker, to help us...