Archive for News & Announcements

NC REALTORS® Housing Foundation raises $3,200 for Giving Tuesday

GivingTuesday is a global generosity movement unleashing the power of people and organizations to transform their communities and the world. This year on Giving Tuesday, which was held on Dec. 3, the NC REALTORS® Housing Foundation raised more than $3,700. Donors included volunteers, NC REALTORS® Housing Foundation  board members, NC REALTORS® members, NC REALTORS®  staff…

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Real Estate Coins for Caring Program Coming Soon

NC REALTORS® Housing Foundation Coins for Caring program will be held January 1 through April 30, 2020. NC REALTORS® can donate coins in the designated container at their local association. Get the whole community involved by inviting family, friends, and other organizations to participate. Proceeds from this campaign will be used to assist local associations…

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Hurricane Dorian Preparation

Please find below a letter from Mark Connor, NC REALTORS® Housing Foundation President and Michael McKinney, Foundation Director. Dear colleagues and friends, As Hurricane Dorian makes her way to the Carolinas, the statewide Board of Directors for the Housing Foundation is monitoring conditions carefully.  We are keeping a good thought for all our members along…

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Hurricane Assistance by the numbers

Updated March 15, 2019 As of this date, all of the disaster relief checks have been mailed. Updated February 28, 2019 On Wednesday, September 26, NC REALTORS® Housing Foundation published our disaster relief application for mortgage or rental assistance.  The response for mortgage and rental assistance in the wake of the storm exceeded expectations.  For…

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Housing Assistance for those impacted by Florence

September 25, 2018 Stage 2 Disaster Relief Efforts Launched The NC REALTORS® Housing Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of Stage 2 disaster relief efforts.  Stage 2 includes the release of grants for one month’s rent or mortgage assistance for those who have been impacted by the Hurricane Florence storm system.  You can find…

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We’re Here For You

The NC REALTORS® Housing Foundation recognizes the great state of North Carolina has been devastated by Hurricane Florence. While no one will really grasp the full extent of the damage for days – or even weeks due to active flooding and wind damage – the Housing Foundation is working diligently to respond to your needs…

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Hurricane Florence Preparation

Please find below a letter from Sofia Crisp, NC REALTORS® Housing Foundation President: Dear colleagues and friends, As Hurricane Florence makes her way to the Carolinas, the statewide Board of Directors for the Housing Foundation is monitoring conditions carefully.  We are keeping a good thought for all our members along the coast and in the…

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Volunteers: How you can help

Many REALTORS® have contacted the Foundation since the Hurricane Florence storm system passed through North Carolina.  These community leaders have asked what we need in order to help those impacted by the storm. Now that we have released Stage 2 funding for those in need of housing, we need to fill two key volunteer roles. …

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Preparing Your Home for Natural Disasters

People often assume that drastic, unexpected dangers to their houses have no chance of happening. Unfortunately, many people find this expectation gravely disappointed when natural disasters strike their neighborhoods abruptly. All homeowners need to take steps to prepare for dangerous weather because it can—and often does—strike here in North Carolina. The state annually experiences many…

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Homes4NC is now NC REALTORS® Housing Foundation

Homes4NC was founded in 2004 on the principle that every North Carolinian is deserving of affordable housing and strong communities. With a foundation driven by consumer necessity fourteen years ago, the demand for Homes4NC’s core services are needed more today than ever before. Rising housing prices and inventory shortages are pricing some deserving homeowners out…

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