How Does Cary’s Housing Market Compare to the Rest of North Carolina?

Cary, NC – A new study looked at home sales across all of North Carolina, factoring in how long a house stays on the market, how much homes decrease in value and how much negative equity they have, with Cary coming out in the top 10 statewide.

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Cary Ranks in Top 10 for Affordable Housing Statewide

Cary, NC – As North Carolina’s population grows, and Wake County’s grows particularly fast, questions about affordable housing become more pertinent. A new study looks at affordable housing across North Carolina municipalities, with Cary dropping its position in recent years. Read more

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Scientists Ask Cary Residents to Record Their Backyard Sounds

Cary, NC – As the National Park Service tries to better map and understand natural and man-made sounds, researchers at North Carolina State University are asking Triangle residents to record sounds around their home and give their thoughts. Read more

Cary Ranks Lowest for Cost-Burdened Houses in the Country

Cary, NC – Questions about affordable housing and how much people pay for their homes is a growing concern both nationwide and in Cary. But a new study shows Cary is in a better position than many towns, with the lowest percentage of severely cost-burdened houses in the country. Read more

Environmentally-Minded Business Opens First Triangle Location in Cary

Cary, NC – With the Triangle’s wet climate, mold is fairly common and removing it can be hazardous for both buildings and people. Green Home Solutions, a mold-removal company that boasts environmentally-friendly methods, is hoping address those mold concerns as they open their first Triangle location in Cary. Read more

Cold Weather

Preventing Frozen Water Pipes in Cary

Cary, NC – With temperatures dropping below freezing this week and last, there have been reports frozen pipes and related problems in Cary. Here are some tips on how to make sure you keep your water flowing properly in your home or business. Read more

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The State of Solar in Cary

Editor’s Note: Kathy Miller of Yes Solar Solutions in Cary contributed to this article.

Cary, NC – Last week, at about 10:45 AM according to the Duke Energy outage map, more than 12,000 customers were affected by the loss of power. By 11:30 AM, that number had been reduced to just over 3,000 customers, including the Town of Cary buildings and facilities. It took some customers until around 2:45 PM to get power back, once again according to the Duke Energy outage map. Yes Solar Solutions, located in Cary, North Carolina was right in the mix when the outages moved down Maynard Road, from Harrison Avenue to High House Road.  Read more

Loose Leaf Collection Starts in Cary

Cary, NC – Starting on Monday, November 6, 2017, the Town of Cary is starting its loose leaf collection as the Autumn weather starts bringing down leaves. Read more

Expert Advice: A Better And Cleaner Home In Only 15 Minutes A Day

Editor’s Note: Beverly Jenkins from TheTidyMaids of Durham & Chapel Hill house cleaning services contributed to this article.

Cary, NC – Having a clean home is a day-to-day challenge but for many, it’s also calming and relaxing. Plus, you don’t have to worry about unannounced guests. But, do we always have enough time to spend in deep cleaning? In fact, the grueling task can go on for hours or even the whole day if you have a lot to deal with. Thankfully, there are tips you can apply to have a better and cleaner home in only 15 minutes a day. Here is expert advice on how to go about it. Read more

Cary Ranks in Top Five Towns for New Home Buyers

Cary, NC – Cary’s population may reach 170,000 by the end of the decade as more people move in. And a new study may have a clue as to why, with Cary ranking as the fourth best place for first-time home buyers. Read more