Archives: May 2015




Case-Shiller Home Prices: San Francisco, Denver see Double-Digit Increases

Walter Whitehurst Case-Shiller Home Prices: San Francisco, Denver see Double-Digit Increases San Francisco, California where home prices rose 10.30 percent year over year in March, and Denver, Colorado with an even 10 percent gain in year-over-year home prices led the Case-Shiller 20-City Composite Index for March. Rounding out the top-five cities for year-over-year home price […]


What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – May 26, 2015

Walter Whitehurst What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – May 26, 2015 Last week’s economic reports included several readings related to housing The Wells Fargo/National Association of Home Builders Housing Market Index, the Commerce Department’s releases on Housing Starts and Building Permits, and the National Association of Realtors® report on Existing Home Sales supplied […]


Memorial Day Events and Activities

So Much to Do, So Little Time!  The Crystal Coast, with Jacksonville being home to Camp Lejeune, is active and excited to celebrate Memorial Day this weekend! From the Memorial Day Service in Beaufort to the Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department’s Summer Concert Series, there is no excuse for a dull minute! Events This Memorial Day […]



Real Estate Investing: Why Buying Raw Land Can Be an Excellent Long-term Strategy

Walter Whitehurst Real Estate Investing: Why Buying Raw Land Can Be an Excellent Long-term Strategy When many people think about investing in property, they think about purchasing income-producing real estate such as a residential property or an office building with tenants. There are indeed many benefits associated with investing in income-producing property. For example, these […]