Freedom Balloon Fest!

Here’s a neat addition to your Memorial Day weekend plans! The first ever WRAL Freedom Balloon Fest will be going on all weekend in Zebulon, with over 40 hot air balloon teams in attendance. The Festival will kick off on Friday, May 22nd with a mass ascension and a balloon “glow” just after sunset at […]


Downtown Raleigh Movie Series

Make a standing date to head to City Plaza in downtown Raleigh every Friday from May 22-June 26th for the Downtown Raleigh Movie Series! Over the course of the summer the Series will screen six classic 80s or 80s-themed movies, free to the public, in City Plaza. The festivities start at 6 PM and the […]


Gardening: DIY All-Natural Pesticides

It is the time of year that we all scramble to get our yards and gardens into shape, and many of us tackle new projects like vegetable or herb gardens. Around here we deal with an assortment of critters, from deer to bugs, that can affect our homegrown bounties. We came across a great article […]


Midtown Farmers Market

The eighth season of the Midtown Farmer’s Market at North Hills is in full swing! The Farmer’s Market is held from 8:00 am-noon each Saturday morning between April 18th and November 1st on the Commons.  The Market features over 40 local vendors and businesses selling local farm-fresh produce, meats, seafood, cheeses, baked goods, beautiful locally grown […]


‘Cuegrass

Image via Cuegrass Do you like good music and barbecue? Then you need to head downtown this Saturday for The Pit’s 7th Annual ‘Cuegrass Festival. The beloved restaurant will be hosting the a jam-packed day full of great ‘cue, local brews and toe-tappin’ bluegrass music! They’ll be closing down several streets surrounding The Pit and serving […]


Market-In-A-Minute!

Curious about the latest real estate stats and trends?  CLICK HERE to watch a quick video on the latest for Chapel Hill or choose from 36 cities around the Triangle.  You’ll here about Days on Market, Inventory, Average Selling Prices and more.  The videos are updated monthly, so be sure to bookmark the page!  


Spring Sprucing

We are finally seeing Spring bloom-if you are in the Triangle you are seeing a lot of pollen! This is a great time to get your home and yard prepped for warm-weather living and do some home maintenance. Let’s look at some ways to freshen up the exterior and outdoor living spaces! This is the […]


Full Frame Documentary Film Festival

The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival has become a can’t-miss cultural event in the Triangle over the past several years. The annual festival is being held this Thursday, April 9th through Sunday, April 12th in downtown Durham, and is dedicated to celebrating non-fiction cinema covering a range of subject matters. Each year Full Frame screens over 100 […]


Going Green

  Green living is becoming more important to today’s homeowners, and being well-versed on the benefits of a green-built home can be helpful when deciding what home is the best fit. According to this infographic heating and cooling capabilities and energy-efficient appliances top potential buyers’ lists when purchasing a newly built home, likely because these […]