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Spring Dayz at Lazy O Farms Starts This Month

Spend a day at Lazy O Farm for fun activities including cow milking! Source: Pixabay

One of the great things about living in Clayton is all of the year-round events and activities. From April through November, Spring Dayz at Lazy O Farm provides a variety of outdoor activities you don't want to miss, so grab the kids and head over for all the fun: Barnyard Dayz – Explore the barnyard, visit the animals, milk Millie the cow, draw water … [Read more...]

Choosing the Best Time to Make Your Home Purchase

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With mortgage interest rates at an all-time low, it may be the perfect time to buy a home in Clayton, NC. Although it's impossible to predict if future interest rates will rise or fall, you may want to take advantage of today's low fixed rates. A 30-year fixed rate is currently at 3.59%, the lowest it has been since May 2013. Since a fixed rate … [Read more...]

How to Get Approved for a Mortgage as Quickly as Possible


If you're planning to buy a home in Clayton, NC, you'll want a quick mortgage approval. Since the process involves detailed information and numerous parties, it's easy for things to get delayed. Here are some tips to help you avoid mortgage loan delays. Financial Profile – Mortgage lenders need detailed financial information to approve a loan, … [Read more...]

What It’s Like to be a Brand New Homeowner

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If you're planning to buy a home in Clayton, NC, you'll have a lot to do after you close the loan. Moving into your new home will be a busy and exciting time for you and your family, and you'll love every minute of it. Just think about picking out all those new things for your home! Interior Design – Your world will revolve around paint charts, … [Read more...]

Considering a Move to a New Location? Make Sure You’re Ready

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Before you decide to relocate, make sure you're ready for the change. Even a short move takes time and money, but a long-distance move can be exhausting and expensive. If you're thinking about relocating to the NC triangle area, here are some important things to consider. Preparation Every move requires time for sorting and packing. If you work … [Read more...]