All posts by John Young

Cary Ranks 4th Best for First-Time Home Buyers

Thinking about dipping your toe in the homeownership pool? Cary is for you, first-time home buyers. The growing Triangle town recently earned a top five spot on WalletHub’s list of the Best Places for First-Time Home Buyers ranking fourth out of the 300 cities and towns the personal finance website reviewed. Compared against 23 key […]


HPW Open Houses | July 22 – 23

Have you figured out what type of home you want to buy? Do you know what communities you prefer? Did you make a list of your new home wants and needs yet? No matter where you are in the house hunting process, we’re here to help. All of our real estate agents have the local […]


What is a Credit Score?

Content prepared by Towne Mortgage of the Carolinas for Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston While most people know what a credit score is, many do not fully understand what factors can impact their scores. What is a credit score? Credit scores reflect your payment patterns and credit history over time, and almost all major […]


Worth A Visit: Neuse River Greenway Trail

Fields of radiant sunflowers have bloomed at Raleigh’s Neuse River Greenway Trail drawing attention from people all over the Triangle and even the state. A beautiful setting for a weekend stroll, run or bike ride, these must-see flowers were planted several years ago by the City of Raleigh to prevent soil erosion into the nearby […]


HPW Open Houses | July 15 – 16

Just like the summer heat this week, our Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston real estate agents have listed some homes that will take your breath away. Even better? They’re opening them up for you to tour. Spend your Saturday and Sunday hunting for your next home in the Triangle’s best neighborhoods, most popular communities, […]



What Price is the Right Price for Your Home?

Ready to sell your home? Pricing will be key in spurring the buyer activity you want to come through your front door. Yes, sellers, your home must be priced correctly, within market range, even in a popular real estate market. The Triangle Multiple Listing Services reported that area home prices continued to rise through May, […]


HPW Open Houses | July 8 – 9

All-brick houses, Craftsman-style designs, an ITB location, garden cottages, townhomes with garages, open floor plans in Clayton? Whatever type of home you seek in whichever Triangle city or town your prefer, our Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston real estate team can help you find it. Our local market agents are announcing new listings every […]



HPW Open Houses | July 1 – 2

Which sounds would you rather hear over the next few days—the crack, boom, pop of fireworks or the jingle jangle of the keys to your new home? Both could be in your future. We may be heading into a holiday weekend, but the upcoming Fourth of July festivities and fun shouldn’t stall your house hunt. […]