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Updated Mortgage Information You’ll Find Helpful


The average 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage is at the lowest level in almost nine months as mortgage rates dropped for the fifth consecutive week straight, according to Freddie Mac’s Primary Mortgage Market Survey.
The 30-yr, FRM averaged 4.12% for the week ended May 29, 2014, down from last week’s 4.14%, but up from 3.81% a year ago. The 15-yr, FRM hit 3.21%, declining from 3.25%, and slightly up from 2.98% last year. What does this mean to you. Your mortgage new mortgage is still very affordable. Today you can get more home for you money. But next week that may change.  For Carolina new home information visit to access the largest number of builder blogs and websites in the Carolina’s. From any of these sites or blogs you can read interviews with regional builders, take tours of neighborhoods and meet the Realtors who market new homes. If you have any questions about new homes in the Carolina contact

Insurance for First-Time Buyers: Home Safe

Buying a first home or a new home is one of those moments that go down in a person’s life as memorable. But with the excitement and joy of purchasing, moving into and decorating comes plenty of responsibility, and one of these is properly insuring the home for the safety of your family and your property. According to Sass Schirmer, principle agent and owner of Schirmer Insurance Group, LLC, neglecting home insurance will jeopardize your investment.

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Top 10 Brunswick County, NC Builders for 2010

Including Calabash, Southport and Sunset Beach

Pyramid Homes has combined style and substance to build quality homes in Brunswick and New Hanover counties for more than 30 years.

A second-generation, family-owned company, Pyramid has made its mark in the residential construction industry by offering quality that far exceeds industry standards and customer service that far exceeds the expectations of its clients, all at affordable prices. A Parade of Homes award winner, Pyramid is an active member of several professional organizations, including the National Association of Home Builders, the Wilmington-Cape Fear Home Builders Association and the Wilmington Regional Association of Realtors.

Pyramid prides itself on partnering with the best local talent possible to serve the needs of its clients. For example, more than half of Pyramid’s sales are with local realtors, and Pyramid points out that all the company’s vendors exhibit “an unparalleled level of expertise, commitment and personal pride in their work.”

Pyramid Homes builds in a wide range of neighborhoods in southeastern North Carolina, including Carriage Hills, Magnolia Greens, Laurel Ridge, Meadowbrook, Lanvale Trace, Lords Creek, Weatherwood and Windsor Park.

See the Top Ten 2010 Builders for Brunswick.

2010 Wilmington, NC Top 10 Home Builders

Including New Hanover County/Pender Counties

Stevens Fine Homes has been building in the Wilmington area for three generations, along the way establishing a stellar reputation for quality work, outstanding customer service and cooperation with other professionals in the home-building industry.

Craig Stevens, a North Carolina State University graduate who moved to Wilmington in the 1980s, learned the residential construction business from his father and grandfather. He has been active in the local building community, having served as chairman of the Parade of Homes and on the board of the Wilmington-Cape Fear Home Builders Association.

Highly regarded by local realtors and by New Hanover County’s building inspectors, Stevens Fine Homes has built a reputation for producing homes that far exceed its clients’ expectations. According to the company website,“every nail driven, each square of tile laid is overseen with the acute eye for detail that Stevens Fine Homes has developed.”

Stevens Fine Homes builds in a wide range of North Carolina neighborhoods, including Mallory Creek Plantation, Grayson Park, Garlington Heights, Deer Crossing, Willowick and Waterford at Orchid Bay.

See the Top Ten 2010 Builders for Wilmington.