August 2017

Found 5 blog entries for August 2017.

How long can the residential real estate market go on like this? We are about two years into a local trend of dropping housing supply and increasing median sales prices. Multiple-offer situations over asking price are commonplace in many communities, and good homes are routinely off the market after a single day. It is evident that a favorable economy keeps hungry buyers in the chase. 

For the 12-month period spanning August 2016 through July 2017, Pending Sales in the Hilton Head region were up 8.1 percent overall. The price range with the largest gain in sales was the $650,001 and Above range, where they increased 17.2 percent. The overall Median Sales Price was up 2.1 percent to $295,000. 

The property type with the largest price gain was the

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Not sure where to go or what to do…. How about some “Stellar” ideas!

 Awesome events around Beaufort County and SC to watch the solar eclipse


Beaufort Academy will be featuring guest speakers and present displays in association with The Kennedy Space Center starting at 1:30 p.m. the day of the  eclipse, then hosting eclipse viewing from their football field. Free eclipse glasses will be available on a first come, first serve basis.

Beaufort County Libraries- Branches around the county will be hosting various events. Many branches will screen the NASA live feed of the eclipse as it makes its way across the country to the      South Carolina Coast and the Bluffton branch will hold an “eclipse and salsa” party starting at 2 p.m. For a

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A strong foundation is required for every new beginning.  Whether building a new home or a new career just one crack can mean dream demolition.  Find your new beginning with Foundation Realty!  Here our vision is in our name. We offer a stable foundation and provide Realtors with the necessary tools to build and grow with us.  Since our inception in 2008 we have been welcoming Realtors to join our family and come home to their forever company.  Read on to see why Foundation Realty is waiting to welcome you!

We are Stable and Strong:  We are constantly growing and developing ways to become more technologically innovative.  We have implemented an unmatched lead generation process in order to ensure that buyer leads are efficiently delivered to our agents

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It’s worth the trip! Do a little house shopping, then enjoy an afternoon or evening out eating some of South Carolinas favorites…. Here’s what the Food Network has to say (click the link for the full article & list of SC traditions)

Partake of the Palmetto State: What to Eat in South Carolina

Dig into the seafood, sips, sweets and savories that make South Carolina one of the most food-forward destinations in the country.

  1. Oysters- Roasting oysters or slurping ‘em on the half shell are South Carolina rites. There are literally dozens of oyster hotspots up and down the coast.
  1. She-Crab Soup - A rich soup that’s similar to bisque, she-crab
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5 Questions to Ask a Home Inspector

Daily Real Estate News | Tuesday, August 01, 2017

Home buyers would be wise to interview a home inspector before they hire one. But what should they ask? Here are a few questions to consider.

1. What do you check?

A home inspector will look at everything from the roof to the foundation and in between, Frank Lesh, executive director of the American Society of Home Inspectors, told®. But they are restricted to visual, general inspections. A specialist may be needed for further investigation on some items. Buyers will want to get a clear understanding of what the inspector will and will not be checking. For example, will they scrutinize the inside of the fireplace or the well and septic

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