Hickory Area Happenings!

Posted by Shane Greene on October 8th, 2019 2:37 PM

This past Thursday my Daughter Ashlynn had her wisdom teeth removed at Foothills Oral Surgery. Not only did I get some great laughs at her expense but Dr. Richardson and his assistant took really good care of her during the procedure. She is recovering well and everything seems to be healing nicely.  She is still having some headaches and pain but has managed to get back to school and work yesterday. If you are looking for an Oral Surgeon here is the link to their website. Read More...

Posted in:General
Posted by Shane Greene on September 17th, 2019 12:51 PM

Names: Anthony Tucker, 32, and Sammy Kallay, 31

City: Richardson, Texas, a suburb of Dallas

Year of home purchase: 2018

Sale price: $252,000

Home style: 46-year old ranch

Professions: He's an IT business consultant; she's a nurse.

When Anthony Tucker, and his wife, Sammy Kallay, had their first child, Read More..

Posted in:buyers
Posted by Shane Greene on September 3rd, 2019 3:13 PM

Easy-to-afford solutions for your tools, sporting and seasonal gear (so you'll have room for your car, too)

If you've got a garage, most likely you've got waaayyyy more than cars in there. It's the catch-all place to keep stuff (mostly) out of sight and out of mind.

Put order to the chaos...Read more

Posted in:DIY
Posted by Shane Greene on July 23rd, 2019 2:10 PM

This past weekend my family and I decided to head to opening day at Suncrest Waterpark in Taylorsville, the kids had a blast! The water is cool and refreshing making it a great place to beat the heat. Kids of all ages will enjoy swimming and the waterslides.  They are located on All Healing Springs Rd, Taylorsville. The cost is $9 per adult, $6 kids 2-11, 1 and under are free. Check out their website

Posted in:Hickory
Posted by Shane Greene on July 16th, 2019 3:52 PM

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Posted by Shane Greene on July 9th, 2019 1:22 PM

From finding an inspector to dealing with surprises — this is your guide to getting a house checked out.

The first thing you need to know about home inspection: You’ll feel all the feels.Read More

Posted in:buyers
Posted by Shane Greene on June 20th, 2019 1:50 PM

A 12-year-old girl has come up with an ingenious little toy to ease the anxieties of young hospital patients just like her.

Ella Casano was diagnosed with a rare autoimmune disease called idiopathic thrombocytopenia purpura when she was just 7 years old.

The disease means that Ella’s...Read More

Posted in:General
Posted by Shane Greene on June 18th, 2019 1:54 PM

Use humidity, a car product, and more wow ideas to save cleaning time.

When cleaning your home, why not do it in such a way that'll keep your home cleaner with less effort?

Here are 7 ways to keep your spring-clean fresh all year long:Read more

Posted by Shane Greene on June 17th, 2019 12:35 PM

When you put your home up for sale, one of the best ways to determine the asking price is to look at comparable sales. There’s rarely a perfect apples-to-apples comparison, so a pricing decision often relies on comparisons to several recent sales in the area. Here are five criteria to look for in a sales comparison.

  1. Location: Homes in the sameRead more

Posted in:sellers
Posted by Shane Greene on June 14th, 2019 1:51 PM

The rules for achieving a decent credit score haven’t changed much since credit scoring was invented: Pay all your bills on time, don’t use too much of your available credit and build a long history of responsible behavior. 

But credit novices and those looking to rebuild after missteps...Read more

Posted in:Finance
Posted by Shane Greene on June 11th, 2019 12:37 PM

Listings Photo
222 NW 32nd Avenue

 Hickory, NC 28601

Beds: 4Rooms: 4
Full Baths: 3Sq. Ft.: 4802
Garage: 0Built: 2009

Exquisite design in this Italian inspired masterpiece! Visit this
listing online to see more
photos of the property.

If you have any questions
about this property or
require more information,
please feel free to call.

Shane Greene
Faith Parker Properties

  Visit this listing here
Posted in:Home for Sale
Posted by Shane Greene on June 4th, 2019 11:17 PM

This landmark legislation passed 50 years ago — learn your rights and how to defend them.

If you’ve searched for a new place to live recently, you’ve likely seen the Equal Housing Opportunity logo (an equal sign inside a house) on a landlord’s, real estate agent’s or lender’s paperwork.

But the Fair Housing Act is more than just a logo. It’s a federal law designed to protect renters and buyers from discrimination.

Here are some key points to know about the Fair Housing Act when you’re searching for a place to live.Read more

Posted in:buyers
Posted by Shane Greene on June 4th, 2019 1:35 PM

This year’s plunge in mortgage rates is giving Americans an incentive to upgrade to pricier houses.

Take loan officer Clint Gerke’s client in Salem, Oregon. The single mother is just fine with her current home. But she’s selling anyway so she can look for something better. Her motivation?Read more

Posted in:Finance
Posted by Shane Greene on June 3rd, 2019 2:33 PM

Mortgage rates continue to decline while lowering borrowing costs for home buyers this spring. 

“Mortgage rates fell for the fourth consecutive week and continued the medium-term trend of lower rates since late 2018,” says Sam Khater, Freddie Mac’s chief economist. “The drop in mortgage rates is causing purchase demand to rise, and the mix of demand is skewing to the higher end as more affluent consumers are typically more responsive to declines in rates.”


Posted in:Finance
Posted by Shane Greene on May 28th, 2019 1:30 PM


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