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For sellers: Stage your garage

 When you prepare your Greenville, NC, home to attract prospective buyers, don't neglect one of its biggest selling points: the garage. A covered or enclosed space for parking a car is a must-have for many future home buyers. A 2013 National Associ...

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ENC news: Greenville St. Paddy's Day events

 Uptown Greenvile's free, all-ages St. Patrick's Day Festival will be held from noon-4 p.m. Saturday at Five Points Plaza, the parking lot at the corner of Fifth and Evans streets. The annual St. Patrick's Day Festival will include live Celtic musi...

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List ranks America's most expensive zip codes

 Which zip code is on the envelopes of the snail mail sent to the area of the country with the priciest digs? Forbes Magazine annually ranks the postal delivery zip codes in the United States with the highest median home prices.  (Medi...

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For buyers: Home must address pets' needs, too

 Dogs and cats are more than just pets for many animal lovers. They are part of the family. So it's no surprise that a new report by the National Association of Realtors found that 81 percent of respondents took their pets' needs into consideration...

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ENC news: 5 things for a gardener to do in February

 The warm weather predicted for the Greenville, NC, area this weekend may tempt you to head out to a local nursery, buy some plants and start gardening. Whoa -- wait just a minute. Despite the spring-like weather, it's still winter! The last frost...

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For buyers: Make a house-hunting checklist

 Before you begin the search for your perfect eastern North Carolina home, the professionals at Tyre Realty Group suggest that you think about what you need -- and want. Sure, you've got to have a roof over your head, but you should conside...

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Help us honor a Hometown Hero

 A hero doesn't always wear a cape, so folks in eastern North Carolina may not be able to spot one as easily as they would, say, Superman. But we here at Tyre Realty Group know that there are lots of area residents who work behind the scene...

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Home decor: 2017 is the year for 'Greenery'

 Greenery, a tart yellow-green tone, has been selected as the 2017 Color of the Year by the Pantone Color Institute. The warm shade is symbolic of revival, restoration and re-invigoration, the color experts say. “There’s a growing desire to re...

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ENC news: ECU 2017 football schedule announced

 East Carolina University's football team will play seven home games in Greenvile's Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium for the first time in school history, according to the 2017 schedule released today. And every game will be held on a Saturday -- no Thursday ...

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For sellers: What to bring to the closing

 You have a signed contract to purchase your home, and your last step in the sale is the closing. The closing is a meeting, probably in an attorney's office, where the final paperwork is signed by both parties. The closing papers are filed ...

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Get to know: Winterville

 The Pitt County town of Winterville, located immediately south of Greenville, NC, boasts a relaxed, family-oriented lifestyle. With a current population of more than 9,400, Winterville is growing at a rate of approximately 1,000 new reside...

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8 ways to make your home a happier place

 Does your home make you happy? Just like eating right, exercising, reading and volunteering can have a positive impact on you, there are choices you can make to increase your home's happiness quotient. 1. Make your bed every morning. ...

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Now Hiring: Join TRG

 Tyre Realty Group is growing, and you're invited to apply to join the most successful real estate team in Pitt County. "Due to increasing levels of listings and inventory, we are in need of additional sales professionals," said Rachael Tyre, who f...

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ENC news: Beast of the East

 Don't be surprised to see more kids than usual in shorts and tees in Greenville this weekend. Soccer Moms -- and dads -- will be driving around town and restaurants will be busy. It's time for Beast of the East! Youth soccer players from across t...

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DIY: Stovetop scents

 To make a good first impression, home stagers suggest that sellers fill their homes with pleasant scents during open houses. Sellers often bake cookies or light scented candles before a prospective buyer visits. There is an easy way to fil...

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