Greg Flanagan's Blog Posts

Dont Wait To Sell Your House Buyers Are Out Now

Recently released data from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) suggests that now is a great time to sell your home. The concept of ‘supply & demand’ reveals that the best

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Moving Up To Your Dream Home Now

Mortgage interest rates have risen by more than half of a point since the beginning of the year, and many assume that if mortgage rates rise, home values will fall. History, however, has shown this

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Is Your First Home Within Your Grasp Now

Some Highlights: According to the US Census Bureau, ‘millennials’ are defined as 18-36-year-olds. According to NAR’s latest Profile of Home Buyers & Sellers, the median

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Renters Under 50 Want To Buy A Home

Every year, the New York Federal Reserve publishes the results of their Survey of Consumer Expectations (SCE). Each survey covers a wide range of topics including inflation,

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Access An Important Factor In Getting Your House SOLD

So, you’ve decided to sell your house. You’ve hired a real estate professional to help you through the entire process, and they have asked you what level of access you want to provide

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SOLD 1155 Marsh Harbor Lane

Loved helping the owners of this great home in The Peninsula off of Clements Ferry Road take the next step in their retirement.

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Homeownership A Man Is Not A Complete Man Unless He Owns A House

The famous quote by Walt Whitman, “A man is not a whole and complete man, unless he owns a house and the ground it stands on,” can be used to describe homeownership in America today. The 

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3 Tips For Making Your Dream Of Owning A Home A Reality

Some Highlights: Setting up an automatic savings plan that saves a small amount of every check is one of the best ways to save without thinking much about it. Living within a budget right now will

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5 Ways Tax Reform Has Impacted The 2018 Housing Market

Starting late last year, some predicted that the 2018 tax changes would cripple the housing market. Headlines warned of the potential for double-digit price depreciation and suggested that buyer

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Real Estate Tops Best Investment Poll For 5th Year Running

Every year, Gallup surveys Americans to determine their choice for the best long-term investment. Respondents are given a choice between real estate, stocks/mutual funds, gold,

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Buying This Summer Be Prepared For Bidding Wars

Summer is traditionally a busy season for real estate. Buyers come out in force and homeowners list their houses for sale hoping to capitalize on those buyers who are looking to purchase before the

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Jane French FROM NAVAL SERVICE TO REAL ESTATE

Please help us welcome US Navy veteran Jane French to Flanagan Home Team. Here's how Jane introduces herself:I am a native of Mobile, Alabama and a retired Navy Captain with 27 years of service. I

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SOLD New Home In St Thomas Preserve Daniel Island

We closed today on this fantastic new build with a long-time client, some who has bought/sold with us more than once. That's the kind of relationship we're focused on building with each client!This

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Home Inspections What To Expect

So you made an offer, it was accepted, and now your next task is to have the home inspected prior to closing. Oftentimes, agents make your offer contingent on a clean home inspection.This

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What If I Wait Until Next Year To Buy A Home

We recently shared that national home prices have increased by 6.7% year-over-year. Over that same time period, interest rates have remained historically low which has allowed many buyers

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50 Percent Of Homes Sold In 30 Days In March

Some Highlights: The National Association of REALTORS® recently surveyed their members for their Confidence Index. The REALTORS® Confidence Index is a key indicator of

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4 Reasons Why Todays Housing Market Is NOT 2006 All Over Again

With home prices rising again this year, some are concerned that we may be repeating the 2006 housing bubble that caused families so much pain when it collapsed. Today’s market is quite different

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How Much Has Your Home Increased In Value Over The Last Year

Home values have risen dramatically over the last twelve months. In CoreLogic’s most recent Home Price Index Report, they revealed that national home prices have increased

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Why Home Prices Are Increasing

There are many unsubstantiated theories as to why home values are continuing to increase. From those who are worried that lending standards are again becoming too lenient (data shows this

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Existing Home Sales Grow Despite Low Inventory

Some Highlights: According to the latest Existing Home Sales Report from the National Association of Realtors, sales grew 1.1% in March to an annual pace of 5.60 million. This is

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Short Of A War Or Stock Market Crash

This month, Arch Mortgage Insurance released their spring Housing and Mortgage Market Review. The report explained that an increase in mortgage rates and/or home prices would

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New Study Shows Best States For Millennials

A new study by WalletHub used “30 key metrics, ranging from share of millennials to millennial unemployment rate to millennial voter-turnout rate” to find out which states

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Buying A Home Is Cheaper Than Renting In The Majority Of The US

The results of the 2018 Rental Affordability Report from ATTOM show that buying a median-priced home is more affordable than renting a three-bedroom property in 54% of U.S.

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Thinking Of Selling Your Home Why You Need A Pro In Your Corner

With home prices on the rise and buyer demand strong, some sellers may be tempted to try and sell their homes on their own (FSBO) without using the services of a real estate professional.Real estate

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Is Family Mortgage Debt Out Of Control

Some homeowners have recently done a “cash out” refinance and have taken a portion of their increased equity from their house. Others have sold their homes and purchased more expensive homes

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Home Buying Myths Slayed

Some Highlights: The average down payment for first-time homebuyers is only 6%! Despite mortgage interest rates being over 4%, rates are still below historic numbers. 88% of property managers

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Rising Prices Help You Build Your Family Wealth

Over the next five years, home prices are expected to appreciate, on average, by 3.6% per year and to grow by 18.2% cumulatively, according to Pulsenomics’ most recent Home

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How Much Do You Need To Make To Buy A Home In South Carolina

It’s no mystery that cost of living varies drastically depending on where you live, so a new study by GOBankingRates set out to find out what minimum salary you would need to

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Getting PreApproved Should Always Be Your First Step

In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbers the number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where

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A Tale Of Two Markets

Some Highlights: A trend that has been emerging for some time now is the contrast between inventory & demand in the Premium & Luxury Markets vs. the Starter & Trade-Up Home Markets and what that,

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The COST Of Your Next Home Will Be LESS Than Your Parents Home Was

There is no doubt that the price of a home in most regions of the country is greater now than at any time in history. However, when we look at the cost of a home, it is

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Mortgage Interest Rates Have Begun To Level Off

Whether you are a buyer searching for your first home, or a homeowner looking to move up to your next home, you should pay attention to where mortgage interest rates are heading.Over the course of

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What Is Private Mortgage Insurance PMI

When it comes to buying a home, whether it is your first time or your fifth, it is always important to know all the facts. With the large number of mortgage programs available that allow buyers to

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US Housing Market Still In Buy Territory

According to the Beracha, Hardin & Johnson Buy vs. Rent (BH&J) Index, the U.S. housing market has continued to move deeper into buy territory, supporting the belief that housing markets across

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This Just In Data Says May Is The Best Month To Sell Your Home

According to a newly released study by ATTOM Data Solutions, selling your home in the month of May will net you an average of 5.9% above estimated market value for your home.For

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Record Breaking Home Sale Week Charleston SC

Charleston South Carolina. Wow! We just set a record for the most homes under contract in one week. 458 residential properties last week is an all time record. Only the 2nd time ever over.

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House Prices Simply A Matter Of Supply Demand

Why are home prices still rising? It is a simple answer. There are more purchasers in the market right now than there are available homes for them to buy. This is an example of the theory of

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VA Loans By The Numbers

Some Highlights: Since the creation of the VA Home Loans Program, 22 million veterans have been able to achieve the American Dream of homeownership. In 2017, $188 billion was loaned to

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Boomerang Buyers Most Qualify For Financing In 23 Years

According to a new study from Lending Tree, Americans who have filed for bankruptcy may be able to rebuild enough credit to qualify for a home loan in as little as 2-3 years.This is

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What Should You Look For In Your Real Estate Team

How do you select the members of your team who are going to help make your dream of owning a home a reality? What should you be looking for? How do you know if you’ve found the right agent or

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NOT Owning Your Home Can Cost You A Lot Of Money

Owning a home has great financial benefits, yet many continue to rent! Today, let’s look at the financial reasons why owning a home of your own has been a part of the American Dream for as long as

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The Cost Of Renting Vs Buying Today

Some Highlights: Historically, the choice between renting or buying a home has been a tough decision. Looking at the percentage of income needed to rent a median-priced home today (28%)

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Be Thankful You Dont Have To Pay Your Parents Interest Rate

Interest rates hovered around 4% for the majority of 2017, which gave many buyers relief from rising home prices and helped with affordability. In the first quarter of 2018, rates have increased

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What You Need To Know About Land Contract Mortgages

Good morning, Greg Flanagan here. Flanagan Home Team.com, Keller Williams Mount Pleasant, South Carolina.I’m talking today here about land contracts, a very seldom used product or strategy. What

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99 Percent Of Experts Agree Home Prices Will Increase

Some believe that the combined effects of the new tax code and rising mortgage rates will have an adverse impact on residential real estate prices in 2018. However, the clear majority of 

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5 Reasons Why To Sell This Spring

Here are five reasons listing your home for sale this spring makes sense.1. Demand Is StrongThe latest Buyer Traffic Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows

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USDA Does More Than Meat Home Mortgage Loans

Good morning, Greg Flanagan here. Flanagan Home Team.com, Keller Williams Mount Pleasant South Carolina.Coming to you today talking about one-hundred-percent 100% financing on mortgages. There are a

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20 Tips For Preparing Your House For Sale This Spring

Highlights: When listing your house for sale your top goal will be to get the home sold for the best price possible! There are many small projects that you can do to ensure this happens! Your

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What You Need To Know About An FHA Mortgage

I’m coming to you today to talk about FHA loans and what you need to do and what they are they are all about. FHA will allow you to purchase a home in this area up to $453,000 (four hundred

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Freddie Mac Rising Mortgage Rates DO NOT Lead To Falling Home Prices

Recently, Freddie Mac published an Insight Report titled Nowhere to go but up? How increasing mortgage rates could affect housing. The report focused on the impact the

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What You Need To Know About A VA Home Loan

Good morning, Greg Flanagan here. Keller Williams Mount Pleasant South Carolina.Today we’re going to be talking about VA loans. What’s a VA loan? It’s a Veterans Administration loan. It

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Is A Major Home Renovation Worth It In The Long Run

Last week, we shared “7 Factors To Consider When Choosing A Home To Retire In.” For some homeowners, these seven factors can be taken into account with a home renovation, but is it

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Are You Aware Of How Much Equity You Have In Your Home You May Be Surprised

CoreLogic’s latest Equity Report revealed that 675,000 US homeowners regained positive equity in their homes in 2017. This is great news for the country, as 95.1% of all mortgaged

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Charleston SC Open Houses And Happenings On April 13 14 15 2018

Good Morning Charleston, Here's a great link of whats happening in the area this weekend.  In addition to those happenings we will be holding OPen Houses at 1416 Gunnison St, Mount Pleasant and

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Buyer Demand Still Outpacing The Supply Of Homes For Sale

The price of any item is determined by the supply of that item, as well as market demand. The National Association of REALTORS (NAR) surveys “over 50,000 real estate

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Dreaming Of A Luxury Home Nows The Time

If your house no longer fits your needs and you are planning on buying a luxury home, now is a great time to do so! Recently, the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing released its 

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Moving Up Is MORE Affordable Now Than Almost Any Other Time In 40 Years

If you are considering selling your current home, to either move up to a larger home or into a home in an area that better suits your current family needs, great news was just revealed.Last week,

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The Cost Of Waiting Interest Rates Edition

Some Highlights: Interest rates are projected to increase steadily heading into 2019. The higher your interest rate, the more money you end up paying for your home and the higher your monthly

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You Can Save For A Down Payment Faster Than You Think

Saving for a down payment is often the biggest hurdle for a first-time homebuyer. Depending on where you live, median income, median rents, and home prices all vary. So, we set out to find out how

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7 Factors To Consider When Choosing A Home To Retire In

As more and more baby boomers enter retirement age, the question of whether or not to sell their homes and move will become a hot topic. In today’s housing market climate, with low available

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Help Lowcountry Orphan Relief Fund The 2018 Goals

This spring's Dog & Duck Annual Charity Golf Tournament is your chance - our community's chance - to fund 3 of Lowcountry Orphan Relief's unbudgeted goals:provide a Holiday Party for the children in

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4 Reasons Spring Is A Great Time To Buy A Home

Here are four great reasons to consider buying a home today instead of waiting.Prices Will Continue to RiseCoreLogic’s latest Home Price Index reports that home prices have

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A New Housing Bubble Forming Not Before 2024

A recent report by CoreLogic revealed that U.S. home values appreciated by more than 37% over the last five years. Some are concerned that this is evidence we may be on the verge

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Home Prices The Difference 5 Years Makes

The economists at CoreLogic recently released a special report entitled, Evaluating the Housing Market Since the Great Recession. The goal of the report was to look at economic

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Competition Is Coming Are You Thinking Of Selling Your Home

The number of building permits issued for single-family homes is the best indicator of how many newly built homes will rise over the next few months. According to the latest U.S. Census Bureau

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Housing Market Expected To Spring Forward This Year

Just like our clocks earlier this March in the majority of the country, the housing market will soon “spring forward!” Similar to tension in a spring, the lack of inventory

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4 Reasons To Sell This Spring

Some Highlights: Buyer demand continues to outpace the supply of homes for sale which means that buyers are often competing with one another for the few listings that are available! Housing

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The Difference An Hour Makes

Some Highlights: Don’t forget to set your clocks forward this Sunday, March 11th at 2:00 AM EST in observance of Daylight Saving Time. Unless of course, you are a resident of Arizona or

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Are Home Values Really Overinflated

Last week, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) released their most recent Existing Home Sales Report. According to the report: “The median existing-home price for all

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Charleston SC Use Your Refund To Jump Start Your Down Payment Savings

According to data released by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Americans can expect an estimated average refund of $2,840 this year when filing their taxes. This is down slightly from

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Is Now A Good Time To Rent

People often ask if now is a good time to buy a home, but nobody ever asks when it’s a good time to rent. Regardless, we want to make certain that everyone understands that today is NOT a good

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Latest NAR Data Shows Now Is A Great Time To Sell

We all realize that the best time to sell anything is when demand for that item is high, and the supply of that item is limited. Two major reports released by the National Association of

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SOLD 1654 Saint Johns Parrish Way Charleston SC

Record Sale Price For Area Townhouse The Flanagan Home Team helped a friend of a friend - a recent client - close on selling her home today:14 days on the market15 days from ratification to

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The Mortgage Process What You Need To Know

Some Highlights: Many buyers are purchasing a home with a down payment as little as 3%. You may already qualify for a loan, even if you don’t have perfect credit. Take advantage of the

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Mortgage Rates On FIRE Home Prices Up In Smoke

Mortgage interest rates have already risen by over a quarter of a percentage point in 2018. Many are projecting that rates could increase to 5% by the end of the year.What impact will rising rates

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80 Percent Of Renters Believe Homeownership Is A Part Of Their American Dream

According to the latest Aspiring Home Buyers Profile by the National Association of Realtors (NAR), 82% of surveyed renters desire to own a home in the future, with 80% believing

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2 Ways To Get The Most Money From The Sale Of Your Home

Every homeowner wants to make sure they maximize their financial reward when selling their home. But how do you guarantee that you receive the maximum value for your house?Here are two keys to

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Top 5 Reasons To Hire A Real Estate Professional When Buying Or Selling

Whether you are buying or selling a home it can be quite the adventure, which is why you need an experienced real estate professional to guide you on the path to achieving your

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Local First Responders To Be Honored At The Joe Tonight

Looking for a GREAT weekend outdoors? Spend it with one of our local college baseball teams The Citadel Bulldogs as they take on the Charleston Southern University Eagles (Statesboro, GA) in a

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Should I Wait Until Next Year To Buy Or Buy Now

Some Highlights: The Cost of Waiting to Buy is defined as the additional funds it would take to buy a home if prices & interest rates were to increase over a period of time. Freddie Mac

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Calm Down The Real Estate Market Is NOT Falling Apart

There has been tremendous volatility in certain markets over the last few weeks (for example, the stock and currency markets). When this happens, some tend to lump all of their investments

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Which Comes First Marriage Or Mortgage

According to the National Association of REALTORS most recent Profile of Home Buyers & Sellers, married couples once again dominated the first-time homebuyer statistics in 2017

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Low Inventory Pushes Home Prices Higher

According to CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Index, prices appreciated by 6.9% year-over-year from December 2016 to December 2017 on a national level. This marks the fifth month in a

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The No 1 Reason To Sell Now Before Spring

The price of any item (including residential real estate) is determined by ‘supply and demand.’ If many people are looking to buy an item and the supply of that item is limited, the price of

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Homeownership The Reports Of My Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated

The famous quote by Mark Twain in the title of this article can be used to describe homeownership in America today. Last week, the Census revealed that the percentage of homeowners in

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Where Are Mortgage Interest Rates Headed In 2018

The interest rate you pay on your home mortgage has a direct impact on your monthly payment. The higher the rate the greater the payment will be. That is why it is important to know where rates are

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Millionaire To Millennials Dont Rent A Home Buy

In a CNBC article, self-made millionaire David Bach explained that: “The biggest mistake millennials are making is not buying their first home.” He goes on to say that,;

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5 Reasons To Love Using A Real Estate Pro

Highlights: Hiring a real estate professional to guide you through the process of buying a home or selling your house can be one of the best decisions you make! They are there for you to help with

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2 Major Myths Holding Back Home Buyers

Urban Institute recently released a report entitled, “Barriers to Accessing Homeownership,” which revealed that “eighty percent of consumers either are unaware of how much

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Study Shows Millennials Deserve More Credit

When it comes to talking about millennials, there are many stereotypes out there that have influenced the way the public feels about the generation. Whether it’s the assumption that millennials

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Bidding Wars Abound How Long Will They Continue

Just like with any product or service, the law of supply and demand impacts home prices. Any time that there is less supply than the market demands, prices increase.In many areas of the country, the

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5 Reasons Homeowners Can Throw Better Super Bowl Parties

Highlights: Watching the big game at home with your friends & family offers many advantages. There’s more room to entertain a large crowd and you don’t have to worry about complaints to your

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Whether You Rent Or Buy Either Way You Are Paying A Mortgage

There are some people who have not purchased homes because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize, however, that unless you are living with your

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Loan Options For Buyers With Student Debt

Millions of Americans have incurred student loan debt, which can greatly impact their debt-to-income (DTI) ratio. Agencies and lenders realize the significance that student loan debt has on,

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US Housing Inventory Crunch Continues List Your House Today

Every winter, families across the country decide if this will be the year that they sell their current houses and move into their dream homes.Mortgage rates hovered around 4% for all of

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5 Reasons Millennials Choose To Buy

Some Highlights:“The majority of millennials said they consider owning a home more sensible than renting for both financial and lifestyle reasons — including control of living space, flexibility

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If You Are Considering Selling ACT NOW

Definitely an aggressive headline. However, as the final data on the 2017 housing market rolls in, we can definitely say one thing: If you are considering selling, IT IS TIME TO LIST YOUR HOME!How

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Gap Between Homeowners And Appraisers Narrows To Lowest Mark In 2 Years

In today’s housing market, where supply is very low and demand is very high, home values are increasing rapidly. Many experts are projecting that home values could appreciate by another 4% or more

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Why You Need A Professional On Your Team When Buying A Home

Many people wonder whether they should hire a real estate professional to assist them in buying their dream homes or if they should first try to go through the buying process on their own.

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Buying A Home Is More Affordable Than Renting In 54 Percent Of US Counties

According to ATTOM Data Solutions’ 2018 Rental Affordability Report, “buying a median-priced home is more affordable than renting a three-bedroom property in 240 of 447 [or 54% of] U.

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What Impact Will The New Tax Code Have On Home Values

Every month, CoreLogic releases its Home Price Insights Report. In that report, they forecast where they believe residential real estate prices will be in twelve months.Below is

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61 Percent Of FirstTime Buyers Put Down Less Than 6 Percent

According to the National Association of Realtors’ latest Realtors Confidence Index, 61% of first-time homebuyers purchased their homes with down payments below 6% from October 2016

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Wondering If You Can Buy Your First Home

There are many people sitting on the sidelines trying to decide if they should purchase a home or sign a rental lease. Some might wonder if it makes sense to purchase a house before they are married

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The Impact Staging Your Home Has On Sales Price

Some Highlights:The National Association of Realtors surveyed their members & released the findings of their Annual Profile of Home Staging.50% of staged homes saw a 1-10% increase in

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Where Did Americans Move In 2017

Some Highlights:Atlas Van Lines recently released the results of their annual Migration Patterns Survey in which they tracked their customer’s movement from state-to-state over the

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Thinking Of Selling Now Is The Perfect Time

It is common knowledge that a great number of homes sell during the spring-buying season. For that reason, many homeowners hold off on putting their homes on the market until then. The question is

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93 Percent Believe Homeownership Is Important In Attaining The American Dream

Americans continue to believe that homeownership is important in achieving the American Dream. A recent survey by NeighborWorks America reported that: “Owning a home remains a

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FICO Scores On Approved Home Loans Drop Again

According to Ellie Mae’s latest Origination Report, the average FICO® Score on all closed loans dropped to 722 which is its lowest mark since April. The average includes all

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The Impact Of Tight Inventory On The Housing Market

The housing crisis is finally in the rear-view mirror as the real estate market moves down the road to a complete recovery. Home values are up, home sales are up, and distressed sales (foreclosures

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Honoring The Historic Charleston Winter Storm 2018

If you followed even one person in Charleston, SC, this week, you can tell the natives from the newer folks:the natives compared this week's Winter Storm Grayson to the Christmas snow storm we

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Tax Reform And Housing Reference Guide

When the tax code was originally being overhauled by the House and the Senate, there were three major proposals being considered that would have substantially impacted the residential real estate

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Housing Prices Are NOT Heading For Another Crash

As home values continue to increase at levels greater than historic norms, some are concerned that we are heading for another crash like the one we experienced ten years ago. We recently 

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Top 5 Benefits Of Hiring A Real Estate Agent

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently released their 2017 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers in which they surveyed recent home buyers and sellers about their

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Rents Are On The Rise Dont Get Caught In The Rental Trap

There are many benefits to homeownership. One of the top benefits is protecting yourself from rising rents, by locking in your housing cost for the life of your mortgage.Don’t Become Trapped 

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4 Reasons To Buy A Home This Winter

Here are four great reasons to consider buying a home today instead of waiting.1. Prices Will Continue to RiseCoreLogic’s latest Home Price Index reports that home prices have

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Home Prices Up 654 Across The Country INFOGRAPHIC

Some Highlights: The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) recently released their latest Quarterly Home Price Index report. In the report, home prices are compared both

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Before You Make An Offer Here Are 4 Tips For Success

So, you’ve been searching for that perfect house to call a ‘home,’ and you finally found it! The price is right, and in such a competitive market, you want to make sure that you make a good

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Should Boomers Buy Or Rent After Selling

In a recent CNBC article, it was reported that many baby boomers are selling their current homes and moving into rentals, rather than purchasing another home. “Between 2009 and 2015,

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What Is The Cost Of Waiting Until Next Year To Buy

We recently shared that over the course of the last 12 months, home prices have appreciated by 7.0%. Over the same amount of time, interest rates have remained historically low which has

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Why Getting PreApproved Should Be Your First Step

In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbers the number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where

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3 Tips For Making Your Dream Home A Reality INFOGRAPHIC

Some Highlights: Realtor.com shared their “5 Habits to Start Now If You Hope to Buy a Home.” Setting up an automatic savings plan that saves a small amount of every check is one of

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North Charleston 16 Year Old Accepted To MUSC Doctoral Program

Next summer 2018, 16-year-old Academic Magnet graduate and Trident Technical College graduate Kira Adkins will move straight into her pharmaceutical training as a doctoral student at the award

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The Laing Legacy Remembered

Did you catch our very own CeCe Mikell, Flanagan Home Team's administrator, on her memories of Laing Middle School? On Monday, November 20, 2017, the school hosted a final gathering of teachers,

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Annual KW Charleston Mount Pleasant Thanksgiving Potluck

Just a glimpse into the larger Keller Williams Charleston - Mt. PleasantKellerWilliams MtPleasant family - thankful for the amazing people we work with, who all share a desire to match up

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Wando High School Marching Band 2nd In Super Regionals

by CeCe MikellWay to go, Wando Warriors! A few decades ago, I was part of a state award-winning Wando HS Marching Band under the direction of Basil Kerr, now at School of the Arts. Today, I get a

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Save BIG On Seller Fees At Help For The Harbor Gala Nov 2 2017

Want to save BIG BUCKS on your next home sale? Get your tickets to the Help from the Harbor Gala coming up Thursday, November 2 from 7-10 pm on the Spirit of Carolina, docked at Patriot's Point.;

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Mount Pleasant Native And Entrepreneur Number 1 In Nation

by CeCe MikellI was really excited when my friend and local jeweler Nikki Fitzgerald Wood earned a spot among the best 20 in the USA Today 10 Best Readers Choice group for Children and Families

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Why Millennials Choose To Buy

The millennial generation is changing the classic real estate paradigm: they switch from renting to buying at a younger age, before partnering or starting a family, and often without the security of

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5 Reasons To Hire A Real Estate Professional

In our DIY-for-less culture, it's easy to think that selling your home yourself (FSBO = for sale by owner) will save you money, but will it? Consider these five time-consuming parts of selling

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How To Grocery Shop In 1 Hour Or Less

by CeCe MikellOne of the most dreaded tasks of the week is the trip to the grocery store, especially for those whose goal is to make just one trip per week. And I’ve got a practiced system for

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Look Here And See Which Home On Isle Of Palms Will Make Your Life A Beach

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Summer Is Almost Here And You Look Like You Could Use A Beach House Take A Look And See Whats Ava

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Old Mount Pleasant Is New Again See What Youre Missing Now

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Dont You Just Hate Stairs All One Story Homes For Sale

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Why is it called Legend Oaks?  It is primarily due to the 300 year old live oak trees that surround and are in the neighborhood.  The land that Legend Oaks sits in was an old rice field,

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Happy New Year!  Now is the time to take into action your resolutions!  What are yours for the year?  Maybe more exercise,  better diet, new job, travel?  How about a new

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Do you like to golf?  Would you like to be able to golf year round?  Well, Summerville SC is the place for you!  The climate and beautiful scenery that the low country has to offer

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Summerville SC Tired Of The Cold

Are you tired of cold snowy winters?  Do you enjoy shoveling snow and getting stuck in snow drifts?  I used to live in the great white north and found myself asking "Why are you still here

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Want A Better View Look No Further Homes With The Best Views In Mount Pleasant SC Are Right

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How Is Your Commute Legend Oaks Summerville SC

How is your commute?  Now that Highway 165 is completed down to Highway 61 the commute is much faster!  Want to feel like you live out of the craziness and enjoy more of a relaxed

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Summerville SC Legend Oaks

Why do they call it Legend Oaks?  It is primarily due to approximately due to the 300 year old live oak trees that surround and include the neighborhood.  The property of Legend Oaks was

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SUMMERVILLE SC HOMES

SUMMERVILLE HOMES:  Whatever kind of home you are looking for in Summerville, we have it!  Whether you are in need of being in town where all of the action is or out in the country for

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SUMMERVILLE REAL ESTATE AGENT:  Are you in the process of looking to buy, sell, or invest in real estate?  Have you asked yourself "Where can I find a good agent?"  Here are some tips

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No Traffic With These Close To Everything Walking Homes In Mt Pleasant

Look, we all hate traffic. Wouldn't it be nice to just be able to walk to everything you need? Well.... In Mt. Pleasant you CAN!!!! Check out these homes that are in walking distance from

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You Could Be Here

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Come downtown Summerville every Saturday morning  (9-am-1pm)  to the Farmers Market.   You will find many different vendors selling anything from fresh produce, crafts,

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Summerville SC Yoga

Do you enjoy Yoga, especially outside in the nice Fall weather?  Come to Buffalo Lake near Summers Corner, classes are held every other Wednesday from 1-2 pm.  Want more information? Call

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Summerville SC Outdoor Projects

Did you know that outdoor remodeling project will add some of the highest returns for resale? Taking care of your lawn can give you the biggest bang for your buck!!  Want for information on

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Football Season

Happy Fall!!  It is not too late to get into a home and enjoy watching football!!  Give me a call  to look for that home that will host plenty of football parties!!  Barb Myers

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HOME IN SUMMERVILLE SCAre you looking to move to Summerville SC?  If you are looking in the Summerville  area then I am the person for you!  I have lived in Summerville

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Charleston SC Real Estate BREAKING NEWS Feds Hold Rates For Now

USA Today reports the Federal Reserve with not raise rates. A December Hike is likely.See Story What Does this mean for Charleston and the surrounding SC area? More of the same. Prices

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Home In Mt Pleasant SC

Are you looking to move to Mt. Pleasant SC? Well.... If you are, you've come to the right place. I would love to help anyone looking to sell or buy in the Mt. Pleasant and surrounding areas. If you

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West Ashley In Charleston SC Hidden Value Close To Historic Downtown

West AShley SC is one of the most affordable areas of the City of Charleston. With many homes selling for below $300,000 it is a haven for first time homebuyers as well as experienced buyers looking

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Summerville SC Get A List Of New Homes As They Come On The Market

Summerville SC Has some of the most affordable homes available for sale. One of the fastest growing cities in the Southeast, Summerville homes range from rural farms with lots of acreage, to

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Have a great Labor Day weekend!!  Enjoy time with family and!!

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Looks like we have some bad weather heading our way.  Everyone please be very careful out!!

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5421 Red Tip Lane North Charleston SC

Great 4 Bedroom home, close to Boeing and BoschGreat large upscale home in the Whitehall Subdivision in North Charleston. This home is move in ready and waiting for a new family to join the

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Minutes From Boeing In North Charleston SC Marshfront 5 Bedrooms

5572 Indigo Fields Boulevard$439,900 Single Family 5 Beds, 3 Baths, 1 Half Baths, 3,290 Sqr Ft, North Charleston29418 - This beautiful marsh front home is everything a homeowner needs and wants.

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Deep Water Building Lot On Ashley River In Charleston SC

4633 Bonnie Marie Way$265,000 Deep Water Boat Slip & Building LotBuild your new river front home in this hidden gem of a community on the banks of the Ashley River. Only 12 minutes to the Charleston

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Under 185000 Close To Downtown Charleston SC 2 Bedroom 1 And A Half Bath

873 Sedge Court$184,900 Condos 2 Beds, 1 Baths, 1 Half Baths, 1,038 Sqr Ft, Charleston29412 - Location location price & condition all are excellent in this gorgeous condo on the marsh. Large master

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Minutes From Folly Beach SC Under 200000

          1025 Riverland Woods Place$194,037 Condos 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,119 Sqr Ft, Charleston Price Reduction29412 - Gorgeous condo in immaculate condition with an open

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This an informative article for first-time home buyers.  It focuses on things that you can do to make your home-buying experience more successful.http://money.usnews.com/money/personal-finance

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Trulia Ranks Holy City Second Hottest Market

Economic opportunity is drawing new people to the Charleston area in record numbers.  The result is that there are a lot of people looking to invest in real estate in a local market that ranks

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Mortgage Rates At Record Lows

Home mortgage rates are still at record lows.  And it's a great time to invest in real estate.  Bloomberg news reports, "The national average 30-year fixed home mortgage rate in the U.S.

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Remember that this upcoming weekend is the "Tax Free Weekend!!"  Take advantage of  the many deals out!!

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The school year is quickly approaching!!   There is still time to search for that perfect home to create new memories!!

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Gotta SELL Em All Here In Moncks Corner SC

It has been a long time since Pokémon was the topic of everyone’s conversation. I remember as a young child swapping cards with friends in order to battle my way into obtaining the

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Mount Pleasant SC Chance To Win A Starbucks Gift Card

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Summer is going fast!!  Still time to find a home and get moved before Labor!!

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Happy 4th of July!  Everyone have a safe and great!!

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Homes sales are going strong!  Looking to buy in Summerville?  Give Barb a call   843-297

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Southern Charm On Daniel Island In Charleston SC Home For Sale

The Southern charm of wide porches with beautiful hanging baskets greet your guests as they come to visit. Located on the Daniel Island Park side of the island, 36 Pagett St has all

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2016 SOME RESOLUTIONS FOR CHARLESTON SC

Happy 2016! Best wishes for a healthy, safe and prosperous year. Although just a date on the calendar each New Year brings hope, new beginnings, resolutions and changing paradigms for

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Selling Houses In Charleston SC During The Holidays 2015

Hey Folks, If you are looking to buy a new home or sell your existing home, or both this holiday season, give me a call. There are some good reasons to either sell or buy in the next few.

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Historic Downtown Charleston SC Downtown Hotel Special Rate

Are you coming into town looking for homes in the next few weeks? Do you need a place to stay? This is a fabulous offer from The Quarters On King. A King & Society Boutique

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Fall Fun In And Around Charleston SC

Some of the best times I have had while living in the Charleston SC area have been what I call Fall Fun. The heat is gone, the humidity is lower, the air is a bit crisper, still warm but crisp and

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Stunning Mt Pleasant Home

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James Island Beauty

Viewed this home today.  What a wonderful floor plan and upgrades for the price!!  Give me a call if you would like to view!!http://amy.flanaganhometeam.com/property/13-15027109-607

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Need Historic Charleston SC Homes I Have The Buyers In 29401 29403

ATTENTION DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON HOMEOWNERS: I have 3 buyers looking to purchase a Charleston Single home. They've seen everything on the market. What they are looking for is something

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Berkeley County SC Summer 2015 Market Update

Berkeley County SC is one of the fastest growing counties in the Southeast. Just 30 miles from the I-95 north-south corridor it will soon be home to Volvo's first United States assembly plant,

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CHARLESTON SC 29407 COMING SOON BE THE FIRST TO SEE IT

A BIG HEADS UP IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR 3 BEDROOM 2 BATH WITH A WORK SHOP OR OVERSIZED GARAGE IN 29407 JUST GOT A CALL, PAST CLIENT IS TAKING A TRANSFER OUT OF STATE. YOU CAN BE IN THIS HOUSE IN

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Real Estate Marketing Ploys Exposed In Charleston SC

I woke up this morning to yet another real estate agent on the radio claiming he was guaranteeing he would buy your house if it didn't sell..... STOP! His job as a real estate agent is to

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A Great Video For Sellers In Mount Pleasant SC

The REMAX  Guide to sellers does such a better job at producing videos than I do I decided to run this one for this months blog. It addresses ten ways sellers will get the highest and

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Summer In Mount Pleasant SC

Summer is just flying by for us this year. We've been hopping, selling listings almost as fast as we get them ready and on the market. We're also working hard on finding our buyer clients homes. The

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Tragedy In Charleston SC

AS a resident of Charleston county i   t calms me some to know that this tragedy was perpetrated by an outsider. I want to believe that the people of Charleston are still some of the

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Charleston Area Real Estate Is Over Priced According To Core Logic

Charleston Overpriced? Monday morning, many read about housing prices being over priced in the Charleston SC market. We were one of seven areas around the country, reported the

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Southern Charm Blended With Coastal Living

1000 Rivershore Rd. Charleston SC 29492- For sale Southern Charm, wide front porch, tall columns, custom landscape.Coastal Casual Living: Bright Kitchen, Open Floor Plan, Windows Galore,

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Debunking The Deeply Discounted Commission Seller Listing Agreement

We're going to save you money! Why Pay More?  Is all this too good to be true? Probably. If nothing else the fees they normally charge will equal or exceed a competitors negotiated commission.

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5 Things Buyers Hate About Your House

So You have your house for sale and nobody is buying...What's Wrong? here are a few things my buyers have found over the years as EXCUSES not to buy your house. Your House Smelled!! Pet

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Dunes West Golf Course Building Site Available

Mount Pleasant, SC - One of the last available building sites on the fairway in Dunes West Golf Course. Surrounded by homes worth in excess of $900,000 this generous 1.19 acre  building lot;

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