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"Livin' a Coastal Dream" July 11-20, 2008 WATER FESTIVAL ENTERTAINMENT SCHEDULE
• JULY 11- OPENING CEREMONIES; "MARINE CORPS BAND"
• JULY 12- CONCERT IN THE PARK; NATIONAL COUNTRY RECORDING ARTIST ; "BLAKE SHELTON"; OPENING WITH "THE CHUCK COURTENAY BAND"
• JULY 13- TEEN DANCE-; "DJ ROSS BROWN"
• JULY 14- MOTOWN MONDAY; "GOLDEN TOUCH"
• JULY 15- TROPICAL TUESDAY; "LANDSHARKS", A JIMMY BUFFET TRIBUTE BAND
• JULY 16- "TALENT NIGHT"
• JULY 17- LOWCOUNTRY SUPPER- OPENING WITH, "CHRIS JONES"; "THE WHISTLERS"; and "TOO MUCH SYLVIA."
• JULY 18- RIVER DANCE- FEATURING "BREAKFAST CLUB." (THIS WILL BE HELD IN THE PARK)
• JULY 19- COMMODORE'S BALL; "COASTLINE."
ON-LINE TICKET SALES AVAILABLE MARCH (1 comments)
Any Rest for the Weary? I will settle for a tax deduction! - 02/24/08 09:24 PM
Tomorrow is the day for me....you know the one where you crawl into your CPA's office with a knot the size of a large great white shark tucked comfortably in your gut... Everyone feels that...don't they? Does anyone have any information, hope, fairy dust, that they might want to share as far as deductions or assistance for Realtors? I would really appreciate any advice....and so would the Great White Shark in my tummy:) (5 comments)
Beaufort SC Reduced Listing!!! Gorgeous Home! - 02/24/08 07:58 AM
www.16Marquis.com Now listed at $224,900, this welcoming family home sits in a quiet cul de sac in desirable Telfair. Professionally landscaped yard with Amaryllis, Palms, Lillies, 8 zone irrigation system and much more. A custom deck perfect for entertaining on beautiful Lowcountry evenings. The interior boasts a spacious split floor plan, large master suite, ample closets, gas fire place and home theatre surround sound in the family room. Now Reduced to 215,000!!!!!
We did it! We found the perfect house for my clients. Oh...wait...Mr. Listing Agent, is it just me or is there really only one door?????? This half a million dollar home that sits among the most majestic of oaks and gleams of new construction (built in late 2006) only has ONE DOOR??????? Ummmmm...ok. Now lets see..how to explain this one to my clients who are so extremely excited and even ready to write an offer BEFORE even visiting the home. Maybe the builder just preferred the guests in this home to only have half the chance of leaving?!?!? Or could it be the front (11 comments)
It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Fishin'! - 02/20/08 08:59 AM
Oh goody goody Ya'll!!!! It is getting that time of year again. I can hardly sit still. The water looks like glass, the birds are swooping and diving, the gators are sunning, and the "bait and tackle" shop is all a buzz! What's a girl to do???? Captain Jack can hardly contain himself, as if he can smell the warmer waters rolling in! This is ,of course, my busy season in real estate. I am fortunate enough to have clients coming in weekly, sometimes dailyand that is just about as good as catchin a big one:) So it is time to focus! (9 comments)
www.5lagaree.com Beautiful Home Now Offered at 219,000
Precious home with numerous desirable upgrades such as real hard wood flooring, ceramic tile throughout the bathrooms and kitchen, real wood cabinetry, crown molding, vaulted ceilings,master bedroom with oversized closest and gorgeous bathroom complete with Jacuzzi tub and separate tiled shower. There is an open and spacious living area with oversized windows and roomy 2nd and 3rd bedrooms with ample closet space. Large screened in porch overlooks the backyard surrounded by a living jasmine fence. The beautiful front porch leads to the professionally landscaped yard. There is also (0 comments)
My Sellers Aren't Desperate!!!!!!!!!!!!!! - 02/19/08 01:11 PM
Ok..so maybe money isn't growing on our palm trees right now but that doesn't mean that every home seller is desperate!! Thanks to the media and loose lips, the offers coming in aren't even close to reasonable! I take pride in carefully pricing each listing. I believe in negotiation but something has simply got to give! I understand the "market correction", I take it in to consideration when carefully advising my clients during the pricing process. It pains me tremendously to see agents (and of course some are simply messengers) writing offers that don't even make sense! As a buyers agent, I can't (10 comments)
Beaufort SC Helps Family Adopt!!!! - 02/19/08 09:47 AM
There is more to Beaufort, SC than just stately homes, gorgeous views, serene open spaces, and cleansing tides.....It has heart! And a lot of it!!!! If you are in the Beaufort area today...stop by the brand new Pizza Inn between 5:30 and 9pm..all Tips plus 10% of all sales go to a local family to assist them in their adoption expenses!!!
Beaufort SC New Listing..Open House!!! - 02/19/08 09:36 AM
It is getting that time of year again...You know the gorgeous Saturdays..perfect for strolling through wonderful new listings. Bring your clients or jut drop in and make yourself familiar with all the many opportunities for buyers!!! Everyone is Welcome!!! It is a great time of year to prepare yourself for the spring time buyers! Come visit me at 3009 Dogwood Street in Shell Point in Beaufort SC, this Saturday from 1-3. I look forward to seeing you! For more information on this wonderful new listing visit www.3009Dogwood.com
MayDay Mayday...Realtor OVERBOARD!!!!!!! - 02/18/08 09:38 AM
As if my day wasn't long enough....Moments after eloquently explaining the rise and fall of our ever changing tides while WALKING BACKWARDS IN HIGH HEELS on a floating dock...I busted my @$$...Yep. Sorry for the language but there simply isn't a better word for it. There are moments in our careers that are easily recoverable...My friends..this WAS NOT one of them. We have a little thing called pluff mud here in Beaufort South Carolina. It is part mud, part water, part oyster shell, and part quick sand!!! I fell in all parts:) My clients, bless their hearts, were able to (10 comments)
To Improve or Not to Improve!?!?!?!? - 02/12/08 09:02 PM
Some remodeling projects will add to the value your home, but some won't. For example, on kitchen remodeling projects and bathroom additions you can get back up to 90 percent or more of the cost. However, finishing a basement usually pays back less than 50 percent of the money you've invested. Home Advisor at MSN.com has a chart of costs and average paybacks for typical home improvement projects. For example, adding a new heating or air conditioning system can cost between $2,000 to $4,500 with an average payback of 100% for heating; 75% for air conditioning. Whereas building a pool can (1 comments)
Ok...Pessimists...Have at me! I'm Ready! - 02/12/08 11:38 AM
I am amazed at the energy that comes from Active Rain. I have read several posts over the past few days that evoked so many passionate (although a few slightly harsh) responses. I imagine the author of each post and the time and effort it took to create. Ok...I am a eternally optimistic, a bit of a dreamer, some even say naive....But what if....( if you are the pessimistic type....please exit immediately) What if all the individuals that created these passionate, well thought out responses took the same time and energy and devoted it to "creating a storm". Please..humor me just for a (4 comments)
What more could a woman ask for! Besides the beautiful coastal views, the amazing weather, our ability to wear flip flops just about all year long, and down right fantastic food, we have Marines!!! Ok...I have to honor those fearless, distinctive, physically phenomenal female marines also! So we have it all:)
The military in Beaufort, SC, contributes both to the economy and the welfare of the Beaufort area. "Tri-command" refers to the Marine Corps Air Station north of Beaufort City, the Naval Hospital in Port Royal and the Marine Corps Recruit Depot on Parris Island. These three units contribute more than $375 million (7 comments)
BEAUFORT QUICK FACTS Top Employers (in alpha order) Beaufort County School District Beaufort Memorial Hospital Callaswassie Island Co. LP Columbia Sussex Corp. Beaufort County Cypress Club, Inc. Department of Defense Hargray Communications Group, Inc. Lowes Home Centers, Inc. Marine Corps Community Services Marriott Resorts Hospitality Corp. National Health Corp. OS Restaurant Services, Inc. Publix Supermarkets Sea Pines Resort, LLC Starwood Hotels and Resorts Technical College of the Lowcountry Tenet Health System, Hilton Head, Inc. The Greenery, Inc. Wal-Mart Associates, Inc. Median Household Income Beaufort County $50,522 South Carolina $41,100 Per Capita Income Beaufort County $32,987 South Carolina $21,875 (source: (1 comments)
Nestled among the live oaks in the quaint village of historic Port Royal stands this elegant home that boasts exquisite upgrades. Over 2200 square feet of lowcountry luxury with detailed craftsmanship and unmatched quality. Beautiful hardwood floors, custom trim, custom 42 wood cabinets, granite countertops, zoned a/c, spacious master suite with double vanity and dual head in frameless glass enclosed shower, third floor loft offers endless possibilities in the multi use district! The new plan for the Town of Port Royal is just one of the many reasons this is a tremendous opportunity! Now Offered at 525,000 THE MADRILENAS (8 comments)
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