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For buyers: Why do you need a home appraisal?

   If you are borrowing money from a lender to purchase a house, like most of us do, you will need an appraisal of the property you want to buy. It's a requirement.   Why?   An appraisal is an educated guess of what the ...

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ENC news: Angus Grill opens second Pitt County location

   Angus Grill, which opened its second Pitt County location Saturday at 201 S. Jarvis St. near East Carolina University, has elevated the hamburger -- without being pretentious about it.   The new location -- in the space once oc...

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Home DIY: Crayon Wreath

This colorful Crayon Wreath gives your front door a back-to-school vibe.It's a great project for the kids on a rainy summer afternoon.All you need is two wooden embroidery hoops (available from a crafting store), a fresh box of Crayons (Doesn't that ...

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TRG ranked among nation's 'Best Real Estate Agents'

 For the fourth consecutive year, Greenville's Tyre Realty Group has been recognized by Real Trends, Zillow & Trulia as one of America's Best Real Estate Agents. The annual list ranks more than 12,600 residential real estate professiona...

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ENC news: 7 fun things to do with your dog

The dog days of summer are those long, hot, humid days that are tough on pets and their people.Since we're in the throes of the dog days right now, having some fun with your pup will alleviate the doldrums for you both!Here are some suggestions for w...

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Home must-have: Umbrella holder

The summer rainy season just doesn't seem to end in eastern North Carolina! Do you have an umbrella holder at your front door? If you don't, you may want to get one -- quick! An umbrella holder is the perfect place to store your umbrella so you ...

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Home DIY: Summer door hanging

Welcome friends to your home during the late summer with a fun "wreath" that contains all the  season's essentials! This do-it-yourself door hanging is made with dollar store buys and can express your personality through the products you ch...

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For sale: "The Brady Bunch" House

 "Here's a story of a lovely lady" and the house you can purchase for nearly $2 million. This Studio City, Calif., home is known as “The Brady Bunch" house because its exteriors were used on the popular television show, which aired between 1969-1...

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ENC news: Ice Cream Festival is Saturday

 Simply Natural Creamery, 1265 Carson Edwards Road, Ayden, will hold its second annual Ice Cream Festival from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, July 14. Admission is free. The festival is a celebration of National Ice Cream Day. There will be three...

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Home decor: Wallpaper accent wall

 Covering one wall with decorative wallpaper is a great trick for sprucing up any room in your house -- and it's a hot trend in home decor. One patterned wall gives a designer feel to a modest space.  Since you're covering just on...

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Holiday DIY: Patriotic Bandana Wreath

 Here's a touch of Americana for your front door: a no-sew fabric wreath created with red, white and blue bandanas. What a fun way to welcome guests to your home for an Independence Day cookout.Patriotic Bandana Wreath Supplies: S...

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ENC news: Greenville Grooves

 Greenville, get ready to groove! The annual Carroll Dashiell Greenville Grooves Music Festival will be held from 5-8 pm. Friday, June 29 at Five Points Plaza, the parking lot at the corner of Fifth and Evans streets in Uptown Greenville.Th...

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Home DIY: Summer Clothespin Wreath

 School's out for the summer and it's all about fun in the sun in eastern North Carolina. Give your front door a ray of sunshine with this yellow and orange clothespin wreath. It's a great way to recycle those wooden clothespins in the laun...

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