What is a 3-2-1 Buydown Program?
Many incentives exist to make homes more attractive to buyers. One that can be particularly interesting is a 3-2-1 Buydown Program. “A 3-2-1 ...
Posted by Patricia Utsey on December 13, 2022
Interest Rates and Buying a Home
If you’re looking into buying a home, and even if you wish to sell your home, you will need to pay attention to interest rates. These rates can ...
Posted by Jeff Cook on August 17, 2022
What You Need to Know About Title Insurance
Among the several items you will encounter in closing costs during the home buying process is title insurance. Many people try to save all they can ...
Posted by Lee Willey on August 10, 2022
Why a Real Estate Consultation Matters
Buying a home is a huge investment, and it can seem overwhelming, especially if you are a first-time home buyer. But even for individuals or families ...
Posted by Lee Willey on August 3, 2022
Buying A Home: Wants Vs Needs
Finding the right home can be difficult in today’s housing market. There are many more families looking to buy, so homes for sale are at a ...
Posted by Lee Willey on July 23, 2022
What Buying “As Is” Really Means
If you’re looking to buy real estate in South Carolina, congratulations! The Palmetto State has some of the most beautiful homes and properties ...
Posted by Lee Willey on July 13, 2022
Buying and Selling a House at the Same Time
If multitasking is your forte, you may view buying and selling a house at the same time as a normal everyday occurrence. For most people, however, it ...
Posted by Lee Willey on June 26, 2022
Buyers Losing Purchase Power
If you’re considering selling your home in South Carolina, it’s important to keep abreast of how the current real estate market is ...
Posted by Lee Willey on June 21, 2022
Renting vs. Buying a Home
Choosing whether to rent or become a homeowner is a huge decision that involves many moving parts. Buying a home has traditionally been part of the ...
Posted by Lee Willey on May 26, 2022
What's The Deal With Interest Rates?
If you’re currently looking at buying a home, you may be asking yourself this question. The Federal Reserve raised interest rates on March 16 ...
Posted by Lee Willey on May 24, 2022
Market Update: South Carolina Real Estate Trends Q1 2022
South Carolina real estate market trends have been fairly constant throughout 2020 and 2021. Market trends through the first quarter of 2022 have ...
Posted by Lee Willey on April 27, 2022
Why Do A Final Walkthrough?
The final walkthrough before buying a home is more than a ceremonial observance. It is a vital step in the home buying process. Usually attended by ...
Posted by Lee Willey on April 19, 2022
What is the MLS?
MLS is an acronym for Multiple Listing Service, also used in the plural form, Multiple Listing Services. This is perhaps one of the most important ...
Posted by Patricia Utsey on March 15, 2022
What is Seller Financing? - Real Estate Tips
Investopedia defines Seller Financing as, “... a real estate agreement in which the seller handles the mortgage process instead of a financial ...
Posted by Lee Willey on February 18, 2022
Cash Offers are Tempting, But Proceed with Caution
In today’s red-hot real estate market, with inventory low and demand high, it comes as no surprise that real estate professionals and their ...
Posted by Lee Willey on February 7, 2022
Moving to Charleston? Top Gyms to start the New Year
It’s that time of year again – that time when you review the past year and choose to improve your life with a New Year’s Resolution....
Posted by Megan Garrell on December 30, 2021
Waiving Home Inspections | The Benefits and Pitfalls
Waiving Home Inspections – The Benefits and Pitfalls
Home inspections are traditionally one of the many parts to buying a home. However, with ...
Posted by Lauren Brown on December 28, 2021
Home Warranties | How to Choose the Best Home Warranty
Buying a home is a huge investment and wise homeowners want to do everything possible to protect that investment. This is why South Carolina home ...
Posted by Megan Garrell on December 20, 2021