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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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ENC news: KidsFest is Saturday

 Searching for something fun to do with the kids this weekend? The annual Pitt County KidsFest will be held from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, March 19, at the Greenville Convention Center, 330 S.W. Greenville Blvd. Hands-on exhibits are de...

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Home trends: 2016 color of the year

 The folks at the Pantone Institute believe your 2016 should be calm and restful. The color experts selected two colors -- rosy pink Rose Quartz and soothing Serenity blue -- as the Color of the Year. Painting a room in your home one o...

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ENC news: Greenville Small Plates Tour

 Bring your appetite and sample some tasty fare at the restaurants in Greenville, NC, participating in the Small Plates Tour through Saturday.  A number of local independent eateries have created special Tour Menus featuring smaller portion...

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ENC news: Fort Bragg will host MLB game

 Major League Baseball will honor the nation's military on Independence Day weekend in an historic way. The Atlanta Braves and Miami Marlins will play the first regular season baseball game on an active American military base on July 3.&nbs...

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For buyers: Remember hidden costs

 The purchase price isn't the only money you will have to pay in order to get settled in your new home. Tyre Realty Group advises you to factor into your budget: Insurance; Property taxes; Any required homeowners association (HOA) fees; Cos...

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Curb appeal: Add new house numbers

 Want an easy, inexpensive way to jazz up your home's curb appeal? Update your house numbers. Every home should be clearly marked with its address so it can be differentiated from all other Greenville NC real estate. It's important ...

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Terrific tool: A camera

 The camera on your cell phone is a useful tool when you are searching for Greenville, NC real estate. Make sure your phone is charged when you attend an open house or tour homes with a Tyre Realty Group agent. Take a photo of the fron...

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ENC news: ECU hosts baseball tourney

 What better way to honor the memory of a beloved baseball coach than by holding a tournament in his honor? The 13th annual Keith LeClair Classic, scheduled for Friday, Saturday and Sunday in Greenville, is a tribute to the former East Caro...

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For buyers: Meet with a lender first

 You've decided to buy some Greenville NC real estate, and you can't wait to get out there and find your perfect home. But you have some homework to do first. Tyre Realty Group suggests that you sit down with a lender to get pre-approved fo...

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Home DIY: Style your coffee table

 Here's an easy do-it-yourself project to tackle this weekend: Style your coffee table. You most likely will have everything you need around the house already.  Just gather these items, arrange them on your coffee table and, boom, inst...

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