Urban Durham Realty Blog

Announcing Saturday Swizzle: PETS! on May 16

SATURDAY, MAY 16 | 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM @ URBAN DURHAM REALTY 401C FOSTER STREET, NEXT TO THE DOWNTOWN DURHAM FARMER'S MARKETJoin us again as we bring together pet lovers from around Durham for our next Saturday Swizzle to celebrate the furry creatures we love like...

SNAP-NC

by Mary HartzellAs the weather warms up and spring springs, kitten and puppy litters seem to appear out of thin air.  Pet overpopulation is a problem that we can all help to resolve by sterilizing the animals in our lives.  There are not enough homes...

Our Urban Durham Gallery Shines at the Spring Market Art Walk!

by Amanda MastenIf you have ever been to our office at 401C Foster Street, you know that our walls are covered with ever changing art. And this weekend, our walls, as well as our tables and conference rooms with host 5 artists as an official...

Don’t Miss the Art of Cool Fest

by Lou PerronThe Art of the Cool Festival is this weekend. It was a terrific event last year. An array of fantastic performers played at different locations downtown. You could float from one to the other to hear notes from traditional jazz virtuosos to cutting...

April 23-26: Four Day Food Festival TASTE

by Mary Rae HunterDoing good while eating good food?If you are looking for a great way to enjoy the food scene in the Triangle, then support the Food Bank Festival of Central & Eastern North Carolina. This event supports the local food banks. ...

Why is inventory so low?

by Susan HerstI read an article recently by Chris Trapani of the Sereno Group regarding our low residential real estate inventory nationwide and its causes.  Here is a summary of the factors it discussed which I feel are pertinent to our local market.1.  An unprecedented...

3 Durham Chefs Semifinalists for James Beard Award

By Amanda MastenDurham is home to some of the best restaurants in the South. In 2013, Southern Living declared Durham the “The South's Tastiest Town” and that title is being reinforced with the nomination of three Durham chefs as 2015 James Beard Award Semifinalists.Represented in the...

Meatless Monday

Meatless Monday Wickipedia definition: Meatless Monday is an international campaign that encourages people to not eat meat on Mondays to improve their health and the health of the planet. A quick google search provided the following: Health Benefits: Limit cancer risk Reduce heart disease Fight diabetes Curb obesity Improve your diet Environmental Benefits: Reduce your carbon...

Ei-Ei-oh!

by Ashley St. ClairBeen dreaming of raising backyard chickens and fryin' up their eggs for breakfast? Or starting an urban farm revolution? Then head out on Sept. 17 & 18 to this year's Eastern Triangle Farm Tour and learn how to make it happen. With...