Category Archives: Local News

Interview with WRAL

Marti was recently interviewed by WRAL!  Check out the video below to hear some of Marti’s thoughts on the housing market in Raleigh, current Triangle housing trends, and some predictions on where Triangle Real Estate is headed in the coming months.  If you’re wondering when is a good time to sell or buy a new […]

In the wake of a tragedy….

In the wake of a tragedy… On Friday, the Marti Hampton team conducted business as usual.  For some of us, the news of the shooting in Newtown, CT was just that: news.  It came as a shock to us all — some of us were discussing how in the world or why something like this […]

Na-na-na-na! We’re a better place to live than Honolulu !!!

And I can prove it!!! Click here: http://finance.yahoo.com/real-estate/article/113528/americas-best-cities-2011-businessweek Take that all you buff surfers! American’s rate everything on a 1 to 10 system and everyone knows #1 is the place we crave. Congratulations “City in the Park’. I’m proud of you “City in the Park’.  Marti

Raleigh Real Estate Answers – What’s happening in regards to Raleigh, NC home sales?

Raleigh Real Estate Answers – What’s happening in regards to Raleigh, NC home sales?   Let’s first examine briefly what is happening at the national level in regard to home sales. Pending Home Sales Index (a leading indicator for housing activity is released during the first week of each month by the National Association of […]

Raleigh Real Estate Answers – Looking to sell your Raleigh area home? In a strong buyers market, condition is the second most important cause for a successful home sale. Here are some Staging Tips to help.

Raleigh Real Estate Answers – Looking to sell your Raleigh area home? In a strong buyers market, condition is the second most important cause for a successful home sale. Here are some Staging Tips to help. In a strong home buyers market like we are in currently requires Raleigh home sellers to pay close attention […]

Raleigh Real Estate Answers – Are You Considering Going Green in your Raleigh home? Here are some suggestions:

Raleigh Real Estate Answers – Are You Considering Going Green in your Raleigh home? Here are some suggestions:   You may not realize that going “Green” can actually save you money. Sure some environmentally friendly approaches in regards to real estate can cost more than items that use more resources. However, actions that can be […]