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Upcoming Local Events!

Christmas on Salem Street

December 4th-6th Salem St.

Christmas Parade 5pm on Saturday


Sleigh Rides Downtown Fuquay

December 3rd 6-8pm

120 S. Main St

Ride is free with a canned food item for the Food Pantry!


Polar Express Movie Night

December 19th @ 6pm

Lafayette Village

Fun Fact: If the gaps between siding and window or door frames are bigger than the width of a nickel, reapply exterior caulk.

Should You List Your Home During the Holidays?

  • Today’s buyers never stop looking online!
  • The inventory — and the competition — is usually lighter!
  • Buyers have time to tour homes!
  • Buyers are more motivated!



Get in touch today for a free market analysis analysis of your home!

Holiday Recipe! Chocolate Spoons!


  • 1 bag of milk chocolate chips
  • 1 bag of white chocolate chips
  • 2/3 cups of canola oil
  • 6-18 plastic spooks
  • Sprinkles, Crushed mints


1. Empty chocolate chips into microwave safe bowl. Add 1/3 cup canola oil. Microwave until melted (30-60 seconds).

2. Dip and fill spoon with chocolate.

3. Sprinkle candies onto spoon.

4. Refrigerate until solid.

5. Add to coffee / hot chocolate. Enjoy!

Felt Christmas Tree!

Keep your little ones busy during the holidays! Tree can be decorated over and over again! Have them cut out their own ornaments!

Support Local! Christmas Trees from TROSA!

Looking for a way to give back this season? Purchase a gorgeous tree from one of the many TROSA Christmas Tree Lot locations!

"Buy your Christmas tree, wreaths, and garland at one of TROSA’s tree lots! We’ll trim, bag, and load your tree on your car. We can fit your tree to your tree stand or you can purchase a stand from us. Best of all, your gift supports TROSA!"