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3 Reasons to Buy a Home at 2018 Market in Holly Springs NC

2018 Market Holly Springs

2018 Market is a charming new Lennar-built community in Holly Springs. As one of the more desirable residential developments in the entire Triangle area, here are just a few reasons why a home in the 2018 Market neighborhood may just be the perfect fit: 

2018 Market Offers a Mix of Options 

Regardless of budget or lifestyle preferences, chances are 2018 Market has something that fits your needs and wants in a new place to live. Prospective buyers will find both single-family homes and townhomes in the community, providing an...

Should You Buy a Home or Rent During Your Residency in the Triangle?

Physician Home Loan North Carolina

To buy or to rent? That’s what Triangle area doctors in training need to decide. Before you make that choice, you'll of course need to consider your options, and also take a quick look at our short list of pros and cons below. 

Reasons to buy

A physician’s mortgage may make it easier for you to get in a new home. Oftentimes the requirements that come with traditional mortgages are waived or reduced, including minimum down payments, debt and income restrictions. Buying now can also be a good...

Why Triangle Doctors-In-Training Should Buy a Home

Physician Home Loans North Carolina

If you’re still in your residency, you need to consider whether buying a home now is the right option. After all, while money likely won’t be an issue later on, it may be right now and purchasing a home can give you an investment in your future.

A mortgage payment creates equity, and you can use that the next time you need a down payment. Making on-time payments also helps your credit history. Physician mortgage loans may help you out too, because some of the traditional mortgage requirements are waived or reduced with...

Search Available Durham Golf Course Lots in These 2 Communities Right Now

Durham Golf Course Homesites

If you’re looking to build your dream house from the ground up but also want all the perks of living in a Durham golf course community, here’s where you need start searching available home sites…


The Treyburn community is probably Durham’s most recognized golf course community. The course itself if one of the Triangle’s best, and the few vacant lots left here start around $60,000. 


The ...

The Pros & Cons of Physician Mortgages

Triangle Area Physician Mortgage

If you’re considering a physician mortgage in Triangle, or anywhere in North Carolina for that matter, there are both pros and cons. To help make it easy, we’ve narrowed down some of the top reasons to choose this type of loan, and some reasons why you may want to reconsider.

Physician Mortgage Pros

With a conventional mortgage you have to tack on private mortgage insurance if your down payment comes in at less than 20-percent of your purchase price. Most of the time it’s...