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Prolonging the Life of Your Carpets & Rugs

Carpets and rugs can be expensive, so when you get them you should take as good care of them as you can. There are many ways to get the most out of your rugs as you can. Hiring and professional cleaner and cleaning them consistently can prolong the life of rugs and carpets. Prolonging the Life of Your Carpets & …

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Mortgage Rates remain near “Record Lows”

The housing market remains strong, with strengthening home sales and what is likely to be the lowest annual average for mortgage rates in more than 40 years. In most markets, low mortgage rates have more than offset the rise in house prices, preserving homebuyer affordability for the typical household. Homeowners are also taking advantage of low rates and house price …

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Agency Celebrates Service Project at Building Independence October 28

The North Carolina Housing Finance Agency performed a service project for Building Independence in Raleigh, North Carolina. Over 50 staff members participated in the project. The volunteers spent their time doing landscaping work, ranging from planting trees and shrubbery, to laying sod and mulch and installing rolls of lawn. The agency thanked everyone for participating. Agency Celebrates Service Project at …

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How Housing Counseling Could Help You

The decision to invest in a home can be one of the biggest and best of a person’s life, but it should not be made lightly. Most housing counselors can offer free help to those who are looking at buying their first home, as well as those who already own a home and are facing financial issues. A housing counselor …

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Displaced by Hurricane Matthew?

Many people have been affected by the forces of Hurricane Matthew. Lots of people have even been displaced from their homes. If you have found yourself in this situation and are no longer able to go back to your home, there are options for you. helps people locate affordable and available housing. The service is free and can be …

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Congratulations to the 2016 Housing North Carolina Award Winners

The North Carolina Housing Finance Agency awarded 5 Housing North Carolina Awards to five affordable housing developments. The housing complexes were chosen based on factors such as affordability, design, amenities, and creative partnerships. The housing complexes came from Pittsboro, Charlotte, and Chapel Hill. The Awards were given out during N.C. Affordable Housing Conference. Congratulations to the 2016 Housing North Carolina …

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