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ENC news: It's strawberry-picking time!

 One of the most fun -- and delicious -- springtime activities in eastern North Carolina is picking strawberries at a local farm. It's easy (even the kids can do it), great exercise (all that squatting and bending!), gets you outdoors (and ...

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ENC news: ECU stadium expansion plans unveiled

 Details of a proposed $55 million expansion of East Carolina University's Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium were unveiled to supporters Saturday at the Purple-Gold intersquad spring football game. A video depicting the Southside Renovation Project was...

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ENC news: Pirate Pigskin Pigout

 A celebration of pigs and pigskin will be held April 15-16 in Greenville in honor of East Carolina University's spring football scrimmage game at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium. The two-day event includes a pig-cooking contest, barbecue plate sale ...

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ENC news: Grifton Shad Festival

 The 46th annual Grifton Shad Festival, one of the oldest festivals in North Carolina, will kick into high gear this weekend in the southern Pitt County town of Grifton. Grifton is on N.C. 11 and N.C. 118, halfway between Greenville and Kinston....

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ENC News: Win ECU baseball tickets

 Follow Tyre Realty Group's Instagram account at instagram.com/tyrerealtygroup for a chance to win 2 tickets to watch the Tuesday, April 19 match-up between nationally ranked in-state foes East Carolina and North Carolina State! We will ...

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For buyers: Hire a home inspector

 An inspection for a home is like a routine physical check-up with a physician. Before you close on your Greenville, NC home, Tyre Realty Group recommends that you hire a professional inspector to make sure the property is in tip-top shape....

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ENC news: PirateFest

 Arrrgh you ready, mateys? PirateFest 2016 kicks off today and continues Saturday in downtown Greenville. The Buccaneer Bash concert starts the festivities, from 5-9 p.m, today at the Rose's Lot on the corner of Fourth and Evans street...

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Home inspiration: 5 tips for a dream closet

 Designer Gray Walker created an amazing closet in a client's Charlotte, NC, home. It was featured in Traditional Home magazine.  You may not have a whole room to devote to a dressing room/closet, but here are some ideas you can incorporate...

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For sellers: To fix or not to fix?

 How much do you need to spend on repairs before putting your Greenville, NC, home on the market? Agents at Tyre Realty Group say it depends on your home's condition and how quickly you need to sell it. If you need relocate for a new j...

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For sellers: Tyre Realty Group launches 99-day guarantee

The agents at Tyre Realty Group are so confident that they can sell your Pitt County,  NC, home that they offer sellers a guarantee: They will sell your home in 99 days or they will not charge you a cent. Now that's confidence in their abi...

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Curb appeal: Choose a front door color

 Giving your front door a fresh coat of paint is an inexpensive way to add a big dose of curb appeal. Most exterior paint costs about $25 a gallon. The paint color you choose for your door can tell friends and neighbors a lot about you...

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ENC news: Air U trampoline park

 Searching for something to do with the kids in eastern North Carolina during spring break from school? The new Air U Trampoline Park at 5120 Corey Road in Winterville provides a fun place to jump and bounce and burn off some steam and calo...

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Home DIY: 8 ways to bring spring into your home

 The agents at Tyre Realty Group have spring fever! Here are some ideas for giving your Greenville, NC, home a seasonal face-lift: Wash the windows, inside and out. Let the sunshine in! Purchase cut flowers from a florist; a big b...

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For buyers: What is a down payment?

 A down payment is the amount of cash you pay out of pocket to the home's seller at the time of the closing. It's usually a percentage of the full price you've agreed upon. Home buyers typically pay a down payment of between 5 percent and 2...

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Curb appeal: 8 spring cleaning tasks for your yard

 A messy, winter weary, overgrown yard can detract from your house's curb appeal. Tyre Realty Group says March is a good time to give your Greenville, NC home's lawn and garden beds a thorough cleaning.  Here's your outdoor spring clea...

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