Raleigh Home Buyer Resources

Tips & Tricks to Find Your Next Home

A home means more than the four walls and roof of a house or townhome. A home is about the life you create in it. It's about finding the place where you'll make a lifetime of memories. And there's no better place than in the Raleigh area.

Whether you've just decided to buy a home or are actively searching for a property, I can help you every step along the way. By using these helpful home buying resources, you can have a low-stress, easy, and even enjoyable experience. If you need to talk, I'm here. Just call me at 919-422-3794.


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Find the Home You'll Love

You've made a great choice to buy a home in this area. Raleigh and its suburbs consistently rank in the best places to live. Residents love their neighborhoods, the school district, and the unique character of their new hometown.

Homes Just Listed in the Raleigh Area

Ready to start your dream home search? It's easier than ever. Explore these homes that just came on the market within the last 24 hours. If you have a specific price range, special features (like a pool or golf course view), or number of bedrooms in mind, use my advanced Raleigh home search to see all of your options.

Let Your Dream Home Come to You

Wish you could keep up with new listings as they come on the market? Actually, you can. With a Property Organizer account, you can receive an email the moment a home in your price range and with your specific search criteria hits the market. All you have to do is search, save your search, and sit back. Your dream home will come to you.


What You Need to Know About Buying a Home

Whether this is your first home purchase or your fifth, it's a good idea to learn more about the home buying process. I've compiled these resources based on my real estate experience and knowledge of the Raleigh area.

Featured Article: 10-Step Buying Process

There are a lot of small steps to the home buying process, but I've simplified it into 10 easy steps for you to follow. My guide to the buying process covers calculating how much you can afford, getting pre-approved for your mortgage, and making an offer on your home.

More Home Buying Resources

Find Home Buying Articles on My Blog

Interested in local real estate market updates, home decorating ideas, or "secrets" to finding the right home? Keep up with my Raleigh real estate blog!


Your Real Estate Agent Makes All the Difference

Choosing the right real estate agent is the key to finding your perfect home, negotiating the right price, and unlocking the door to your new home with a smile. When it comes to finding the home of your dreams, I will do whatever it takes.

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Gretchen Coley REALTOR®, Broker, New Home Specialist

Direct: 919-422-3794
Email: GC@GretchenColeyProperties.com

Why Work With Me?

I've been licensed in North Carolina since 2000. I have a passion for real estate and a passion for the Raleigh area.

My philosophy on real estate is when you are buying a home you are actually buying a gift… The gift of memories created with family and friends that last a lifetime. I've helped many buyers find their dream homes.

But you don’t have to take my word for it. You can read my testimonials from past clients and decide if I'm the best fit.


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Ready to Move Into Your Dream Home?

I want to help you find the home of your dreams in the Raleigh area. If you have any questions or want to get started, call me at 919-422-3794. I can't wait to meet you!

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