Having interests beyond real estate--getting out into the community and knowing more about the area as a result is an added bonus when you look for a REALTOR to represent you and your best interests.  Did you know that Carol-Ann is a fantastic gardener who has had her garden featured in newspaper articles and on tours? She and her artist husband were Forrest  were recently featured in the Feb issue of Outreach, NC. Here is the link: http://artistgarret.blogspot.com/2016/02/the-artists-garret-featured-in-outlook.html.