All posts by Jay Walden

About Jay Walden

Assistant Sales Manager - Chapel Hill Office I found my way to real estate by choice after a very successful career in the worlds of advertising, promotions and online marketing. I think you’ll find the way I work to be refreshingly different from the stereotype of a typical real estate agent. For more, see my full profile at: http://www.jaywalden.com/staff/aboutme or connect with with on Google+

The Triangle is for Adventurers

Named among the best places to live in the nation, recognized as a top tech hub and drawing applause as a happening haven for home buyers of all ages, the Triangle area has built up a long list of appealing accolades. And, its most recent acknowledgment with Raleigh ranking as the sixth most adventurous city […]


Summer in the Triangle

Summer has arrived! Time to eat peaches, relax by the pool, head to the beach and fire up the grill. The much-anticipated warm-weather months are also the perfect time to get to know the Triangle area better. Have you been to Jordan Lake? Taken a ride on the Pullen Park carousel? Seen the N.C. Symphony’s […]




The New Way to Stage a Home: Smart Home Staging

The trick to standing out in a competitive real estate market may be a smart move. Staging your home properly is key to generating buyer interest and getting the best selling price. In today’s competitive marketplace, millennial buyers are especially attracted to homes that incorporate smart technology. That’s why Coldwell Banker teamed with some of […]


Walden Completes Smart Home Technology Course

JAY WALDEN COMPLETES COLDWELL BANKER UNIVERSITY’S SMART HOME TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION COURSE CHAPEL HILL, NC (June 14, 2017) – Today, Jay Walden, an independent broker affiliated with Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston, announced his completion of the Smart Home Technology Education Course offered by Coldwell Banker University. Developed by Coldwell Banker Real Estate, LLC and CEDIA, the […]


What’s My Home Worth?

Wondering how much your home is worth? You need to rely on a real estate expert, not a computer, to get the answer you seek. Yes, a quick Google search will direct you to Zillow’s Zestimate tool or other competing home valuation sites, and yes, you can access automated price estimates from each, but chances […]


Get a Fresh Start in Raleigh

If a fresh start is what you’re after, Raleigh is your place. According to travel website DK Eyewitness Travel, the City of Oaks ranks third among the top 20 U.S. cities for making a fresh start. “Raleigh and the greater Triangle area offer the thriving economy, low cost of living and hospitable culture today’s professionals […]


Triangle Home Prices Rose in April

The spring real estate market got off to an early start in January with accelerated growth leading to a 14.4 percent year-over-year increase in closed sales in March that left many wondering what April would hold. The answer? A new listings plateau that pushed average home sales prices up 8 percent compared to the year […]