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Home Buying in Northwest Raleigh : Real Estate Advice

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Fri Jun 19, 2015
Ray Gonzalez answered:
What size home are you looking for? We are putting our home on the market soon in NorthWest Raleigh about 15 minutes to airport (not in flight path) and 15 minutes to the RTP, Crabtree area! This house has 4 bedrooms 3.5 baths and a full daylight basement that is unfinished, but provides an additional 2000 sq ft of space, plus a 500 sq ft walk up attic... lots of extra room to grow...

1 block from the Leesville Road Highschool with elementary, middle and high school all right there... kids can walk to and from school!
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Sun Sep 1, 2013
Michael Colvin answered:
They are expensive in relation to areas where home cost much more. The only explanation I have is towns and cities must pay their bills, so they take there budget and divide by the number of home owners and determine a $$ figure per $100 value and back into it. I know it sounds silly. A lot of it has to do with other revenue, from sales tax, businesses etc, generally the more business you have the lower other taxes will be. I moved from the DC area so I understand what you are saying, my Moms house is worth twice mine here but my taxes are higher?? ... more
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