What is a CL-100?
One of the primary attractions for low country living in South Carolina is our salubrious climate. Plenty of sunshine and breezes, plus our proximity ...
Posted by Lee Willey on July 7, 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
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
Sell Your Home To A Hero
Selling a home is an exciting time in your life. Changing needs and life factors propel you into the real estate market in South Carolina to sell ...
Posted by Lee Willey on April 22, 2022
Budget-Friendly Kitchen Upgrades to Help Sell Your House
Prepping your home for sale can be a headache. You want to make it more attractive to potential buyers, but you don’t want to break the bank. ...
Posted by Lee Willey on March 30, 2022
Should You Break Up with Your House?
Breakups can be tough — especially with your home. Similar to breaking up in a romantic relationship, emotions can cloud sound judgment. ...
Posted by Patricia Utsey on March 20, 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
List Your Home Traditionally or Sell The JCO Way
In an effort to meet the ever changing needs of the real estate market, Jeff Cook Real Estate launched Jeff Cook Offers (JCO) to provide solutions ...
Posted by Lee Willey on July 26, 2021
Should I Haggle on a House Price? The Do's and Don'ts of Negotiating
When you are a first-time homebuyer, the process of home buying, understanding home value and applying to get a mortgage can seem both exciting and ...
Posted by Hunter Cook on March 15, 2021
What Is a Short Sale? Understanding the Short Sale & the Short Sale Process
A short sale is a home that is available for a purchase price that is less than the amount owed by the current owner. Short sales can occur for ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 16, 2020
How to Sell Your Home as a Short Sale: Everything You Need to Know
Short sales were common in the recession a decade ago, but they still happen today. A short sale is a type of home sale that occurs when the ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 15, 2020
How Long Does a Short Sale Take? Anticipating the Short Sale Timeline
A short sale is a sale that occurs when a homeowner owes more money on their mortgage than the market value of their home. How long a short sale will ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 12, 2020
Buying a Home After a Short Sale or Foreclosure: Is Recovery Possible?
A short sale or foreclosure can have a negative effect on your credit history. If you've sold your home as a short sale or have experienced a ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 11, 2020
How to Qualify for a Short Sale: Maximize Your Success With These Guidelines
Short sales are an important option for homeowners in financial distress. For homeowners who are underwater on their mortgage and who can no longer ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 10, 2020
Short Sale vs. Foreclosure: Understanding the Difference & Discovering Which One is Right for You
Short sales and foreclosures can happen under similar circumstances, but the actual processes are very different. Most important to know is that a ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 4, 2020
Deciding If and When to List Your Home
Putting a home on the market is one of the most significant life decisions many of us will ever make. It has all kinds of ...
Posted by Cory Towler on June 4, 2018