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Homes4NC was established in
2004 by the NC Association of REALTORS® to
promote safe and
housing in NC.
Homes4NC is a 501(c)(3) foundation and your donation
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Dream House Celebration in Black
Mountain Slated for Oct. 17
Celebrate affordable housing in the mountains by attending the Home4NC
Dream House celebration on Oct. 17 in Black Mountain. As sponsors of
the Dream House, Thomas McClain of Home Sweet Home Land Management Group
and The Settings of Black Mountain will donate a portion of the proceeds
from the sale of the Dream House to support our affordable housing
Butterfield to Give Keynote Address at Housing Awards Program
U.S. Congressman G.K. Butterfield will be
joining Homes4NC on Oct. 20 in Cary as REALTORS®
and other housing leaders honor the winners of the 2008 Homes4NC Affordable
Housing Achievement Awards. Be sure to
for this premier awards program before Oct. 13. For more
information on sponsorship opportunities, contact Diane Greene.
"Party with a Purpose" on Oct. 17
at the Dream House celebration in Black Mountain. Network with
leaders and show your support for
affordable housing while enjoying this
beautiful Parade of Homes standout.
Ellen Hunter Book Signing to Benefit Homes4NC
Come meet North Carolina's Ellen
Elizabeth Hunter, author of the popular murder mystery series set in
historic Wilmington at the
Convention & Expo on Oct. 6
from 1-4 pm.. She will be autographing copies of your favorite books --
from "Murder on
the Candlelight Tour" to her newest novel, "Christmas Wedding -- and
donating a portion of the proceeds to Homes4NC.
Oct. 16-17 - NC Affordable
Housing Conference, Durham
Oct. 20 - Affordable Housing Achievement Awards, Cary
IN THE NEWS
REALTOR® Associations Support
Cancelled Golf Tournament
A special thanks goes out to the REALTOR® associations in
Durham, Greensboro, Pinehurst/Southern Pines, Raleigh and Wilmington who
asked us to keep their contributions from the REALTORS® Charity
Challenge even though it was cancelled. During the tough times we all are
facing, it's gratifying to see this level of dedication and commitment.
Economist: All Things In Place to Create Mortgage Availability
Existing-home sales were down in August as tight mortgage credit curtailed
activity, according to NAR. However, NAR chief economist Lawrence Yun
urged consumers to keep in mind that the recent drop in interest rates is
an immediate impact of recent government action. With higher loan limits
and a beefing up of the FHA program, Yun expects that the mechanisms are
now falling into place to give the market just what it needs to
Winter May Worsen Energy Costs
After a summer of high energy costs, winter promises more of the same.
Only higher. The price of all major energy sources used to heat homes in
this state is going up: electricity, natural gas, propane and heating oil.
Homes4NC Featured on State Government Radio
Tom Smith, past president and current secretary of Homes4NC, discusses
Homes4NC’s positive impact on housing affordability in North Carolina.
This interview was featured recently on State Government Radio.