Luxury Home Marketing Group July Focus: Networking & New Luxury Home Opportunities

(Raleigh) – Raleigh’s Luxury Home Marketing Group looks forward to touring a new luxury neighborhood next year in North Raleigh. LHMG member Leslie Young introduced the new exclusive community Avalaire, to the membership, as the exclusive listing agent.

“One of the strengths we bring to our clients is opportunities like this,” said LHMG President Jill Rekuc. “Leslie briefed us to the Avalaire community. It features lot sizes from .75 to 2+ acres, and home prices starting at one million dollars. We look forward to touring homes within Avalaire, and sharing this unique opportunity now with our home buyers.”

Denise Beatty of Towne Mortgage of the Carolinas (NMLS#51213) shared an update on new regulations for integrated mortgage disclosures (TRID), and new Fannie Mae mortgage guidelines for REALTORS® as part of the group’s continuing education.

July’s tour included the following homes: 1417 Ballyclare Court, Crossmoor, Raleigh represented by Linda Craft; 2429 Kirks Ridge Drive, Raleigh represented by Mary Edna Williams; 3909 Stratford Court, Lakestone, Raleigh represented by Mollie Owen and 6701 Green Hollow Court, Wakefield Estates, Raleigh represented by Ida Terbet.

The Luxury Home Marketing Group is always seeking strategic partners. If your business involves elite homes, and you are interested in membership, contact President Jill Rekuc at 919-389-0555. Visit the LHMG blog,, website,, and Pinterest board ( for more details. The Luxury Home Marketing Groups marketing partner is Towne Mortgage of the Carolinas (NMLS #214800).

Background: The group was formed in 2004 as a coalition of luxury home real estate experts, representing luxury home buyers and sellers by applying extraordinary real estate expertise and service in Raleigh, Cary, Wake Forest, Durham, Chapel Hill, Research Triangle Park and surrounding counties. Executive Board members are: President Jill Rekuc of Olde Raleigh Real Estate, LLC , Vice-President Linda Bird Kolarov, Secretary Deborah Nance Treasurer, Lindsay Taylor and Past-President Linda Craft, Linda Craft & Team, REALTORS®. Members include Kathy Beacham, Shawn Britt, Kimberly Conroy, Steina DeAndrade, Ida Terbet, Mary Edna Williams, Mollie Owen, Leslie Young and Gail Perry.