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3 Bedroom, 1 bath home on a quite, dead-end street in the heart of Mt Pleasant. You can't beat this great location! Close to Old Village business district, churches, Alhambra Hall, restaurants, Shem Creek, shopping, dining, fishing, tennis courts, baseball fields, play parks, beaches, and a quick drive over the beautiful Ravenel bridge to downtown. Another bonus - There are great schools within bike riding distance. The interior of this home has a fresh coat of paint and hardwood floors throughout main living areas of home. New carpet in two of the bedrooms, with hardwoods underneath. (2 comments)
Jazz Festival ~ Charleston SC ~ Friday, Sept 2nd - 08/30/11 12:19 PM
Interested in Jazz? Looking for a great way to start off your Labor day weekend? Tickets still available and waiting for you and your friends to pick your seats! By the way, across the street from this site is a great new burger joint called Billy's Burgers. I went there the other day and will be back again soon! Have a fun and safe long weekend everyone. (3 comments)
Lots of numbers on this chart! The hard one for many sellers is the amount of months inventory these really is available. That is something you have to understand and why you need to be the BEST on the block. If you have no wow factor then your wow factor will have to be the price.
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Lately I just can't finish anythi - 08/29/11 12:43 PM
Have you seen some of the great blogging contest that are active right now or coming up? For some scared bloggers it is like being asked to walk hot coals barefoot! I don't enter all the contests but I'm trying more and more to "just do it"! I mean, really, why not? If you don't complete all the necessary tasks to achieve bonus points you still have gained because you put yourself out there and did something! The more you blog, the more you will be found and more you will connect with like minds or people that you (5 comments)
This is a picture of my boys and I (well... I'm not actually in the photo) visiting Mt. Pleasant's brand new Trader Joe's yesterday! I'm not one to rush to a grocery store opening but this place is different and worth the visit. Thankfully we needed to run a few more errands after visiting this store or our car may have been filled with some of their frozen treats. Next time I visit, I will have more time and I'm sure more items will end up in my buggy than necessary! Trader Joe's Store Trader Joe's Map Hope you can (7 comments)
Analysis of Under Contract Properties from the past week ~ Charleston SC and Surrounding Cities (posted August 26th) - 08/26/11 11:18 AM
193 residential properties under contract the past week. Return to year long great buying activity after slow last wk. 143 single family homes ~ Median LIST price $195k, $101/sqft. 26 under $100k, 4 over $1M 42 (29%) were either BANK OWNED FORECLOSURES or SHORT SALES 23 island: James-7, Folly-1, Johns-3, Seabrook-2, Sullivan-1, IOP-3, Wild Dunes-1, Daniel-5 7 James Island 5 LISTED from $209k-$265k. 2 at $329k,$460k. Median $124/sqft 5 Daniel Island LIST prices $325k,$400k,$539k,$649k,$1.9M 13 West Ashley 6 LISTED under $188k. 7 from $235k-$440k. Median $116/sqft. 4 (31%) were either BANK OWNED FORECLOSURES or SHORT SALES. 9 North Charleston 7 LISTED from $13k-$120k. 2 at $162k, $190k. Median $78/sqft 5 (56%) (0 comments)
Running Real Estate - 08/25/11 11:20 AM
I'm trying to increase 2 things in my running: 1. Run farther at a decent speed 2. Run faster when covering less distance On a thread mill with no pumps and no incline both these tasks are easy. Add hills and obstacles and... ugh... it's another thing! The same is quite true in real estate transactions. Each day, I'm working at being a better agent. I want to help my clients whether it is staying on top of many "pumps" or trying to move something along quickly. So many transactions are just plain HARD these days and so full of (6 comments)
Home Under Contract ~ Mt Pleasant SC - 08/24/11 11:33 AM
Under Contract just 34 days from list day! HOMES are selling! Buyers are buying! This move-in ready, 3 bedroom home, located in the Belle Hall neighborhood, of Mount Pleasant, was destined to find it's new owners quickly! If you need or want to sell, please contact me! I'm ready and waiting for your call.
Home Team BBQ will be on Food Network's Heat Seekers ~ Charleston SC - 08/24/11 10:52 AM
I love when a local restaurant or business gets well deserved national recognition! I'm excited to say that: Home Team BBQ will be featured on the Food Network this weekend! This place is fantastic and I'm not surprised it made it. Heat Seekers hosts Aaron Sanchez and Roger Mooking will try executive chef Aaron “Fiery Ron” Siegel’s Death Relish on Home Team’s barbecue nachos, followed by Frozen Painkillers milkshakes. The show will air at 10 p.m. Friday and 1 a.m. Saturday on Food Network. Next time you are able... make it a priority on your schedule and your taste buds (2 comments)
This great home on a beautiful tree lined lot just went under contract! We have very excited sellers and the buyer is quickly moving on arranging inspections. Is it time for you to sell? Contact me! I will find you that perfect buyer. Interest rates are buyer's gold right now and they are moving.
--Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed--Copyright: 2011 by the Charleston Trident MLS Association of REALTORS Search the MLS: www.LAURASARGENT.comPrepared by LAURA SARGENT of CAROLINA ONE REAL ESTATE on 8/23/2011 11:07:50 AM (3 comments)
Dear Hurricane Irene... - 08/22/11 02:41 PM
Dear Irene, I heard you were thinking of visiting us in Charleston this weekend! I'm so sorry, but it's just not a good time for us. I understand you only have a small window, of a few days, to come this way. I wanted to give you plenty of time to adjust your heading. I hear the Atlantic Ocean is lovely this time of year, I would head East! Respectfully, Laura
Homes for Sale located on Golf Course lots ~ Listed this Month (Aug 2011) ~ Charleston SC area - 08/22/11 01:41 PM
13 gorgeous homes, located on golf course lots, ready and waiting for you to bring your clubs! From 1690 sqft up to 4685 sqft one of these homes will be the perfect home for you. Interest rates at an all time low = buy, buy, buy! --Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed--Copyright: 2011 by the Charleston Trident MLS Association of REALTORS Search the MLS: www.LauraSargent.comPrepared by LAURA J. SARGENT of CAROLINA ONE REAL ESTATE on 8/22/2011 1:13:16 PM (0 comments)
5 Great new listings in Planters Pointe, Mt Pleasant SC - 08/21/11 01:20 AM
One of the best neighborhoods, in Mount Pleasant, has 5 new listings for you to tour! 3, 4, or 5 bedrooms? These homes have you covered! Ready to see? They are waiting for you! --Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed--Copyright: 2011 by the Charleston Trident MLS Association of REALTORS Search the MLS: www.LAURASARGENT.comPrepared by LAURA SARGENT of CAROLINA ONE REAL ESTATE on 8/21/2011 1:03:43 AM (4 comments)
Analysis of Under Contract Properties from the past week ~ Charleston SC and Surrounding Cities (posted August 19th) - 08/19/11 09:07 PM
164 residential properties under contract past wk. Good activity, but this is a 15-20% drop off from great spring and summer. 115 single family homes ~ Median LIST price $199k, $101/sqft. 3 $1M+, 15 below $100k. 27 (23%) of 115 were either BANK OWNED FORECLOSURES or SHORT SALES. 19 island: James-6, Johns-4, Edisto-2, Sullivans-2, IOP-3, Daniel-2 6 James ~ LIST prices $199k, $200k, $200k, $219k, $325k, $450k 4 Johns ~ LIST prices $115k, $446k, $465k, $549k 3 Isle of Palms ~ LIST prices $325k, $495k, $575k 2 Daniel Island ~ LIST prices $337k, $489k 17 West Ashley ~ LIST price $175k, $101/sqft. 1 over $300k 10 North Charleston ~ LISTED from $65k-$155k. Median $92k 20 Mt Pleasant ~ LISTED (2 comments)
Showed homes today and guess which one is hard to forget yet forgotten... - 08/19/11 08:44 PM
I showed many homes today to a great new buyer. One of them stands out the most. Buyers were excited to see it because it had a large screen porch and a pool and still had a decent size yard for kids and dogs, etc. How did the showing go? Vacant home, good lot, nice curb appeal Lockbox on front door easily popped open but the key didn't work on the front door. Thus, I reach over the gate, to pull open the latch, we enjoy walking by the pool and manage to get in the house through the back (12 comments)
Dog & Duck Dog Wash and Fund Raiser ~ Charleston SC ~ Saturday, Aug 20th - 08/18/11 11:25 AM
Get your leash and Rover and head on over to Dog and Duck Saturday anytime between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. It's a day for dog lovers in West Ashley. Come spend the day with man/woman's best friend, food, drink, and music from Karaoke Aaron. $5 donations will be accepted with proceeds going to SPCA to clean your pooch. While you have something to eat try the ring toss challenge or one of the many other games. How about a $25 D&D gift card for the dog with the best trick. We have great raffle prizes for the (3 comments)
2 things I love about this photo... #1 - How the heck did my folks send me off in this short outfit? Cracks me up!!! #2 - I love how I'm looking up at the driver.
Kindergarten taught me how to make friends and stand by their side! Kindergarten taught me the importance of a good routine! Kindergarten taught me the importance of naps! Friends make my life round and happy and full. Without a routine, I flounder, I (22 comments)
Carolina One Real Estate Outperforming! - 08/15/11 10:59 AM
While there continue to be many obstacles to overcome, both in real estate and the overall economy, Carolina One Real Estate has weathered the brunt of an unparalleled storm! As a company, we are on pace to close 3,527 sides, up 7.5% over last year, and our best closing year since 2008. Just for reference, MLS is down 1% for the year, so we continue to outperform the market. With that said, now is not the time for complacency, but time to push forward. Our clients, whether they are in a position to take advantage of the opportunities this market presents (2 comments)
What went under contract last week in the Charleston SC area? Analysis Breakdown... - 08/15/11 08:48 AM
189 residential properties under contract past wk continues strong buying activity. We will sell 10k homes this year! 152 single family homes LISTED from $8k-$2.45M. Median $169k(low), $95/sqft. 3 over $1M. 27 < $100k. 43 (28%) of 152 were either BANK OWNED FORECLOSURES or SHORT SALES. 17 island homes: James-7, Johns-2, Seabrook-2, Kiawah-1, Sullivan-1, WildDunes-1, Daniel-3 7 (41%) of 17 were either BANK OWNED FORECLOSURES or SHORT SALES. 7 James Island ~ 6 LISTED from $138k-$225k. 7th at $285k. 3 Daniel Island ~ LISTED at $283k, $293k, $2.45M 17 West Ashley ~ 12 LISTED from $47k-$195k. 4 from $250k-$300k. 1 at $400k 22 North Charleston ~ 9 LISTED under $76k. 8 $119k-$150k. 4 $155k-$185k. (1 comments)
Photo I'm loving today! Some people LOVE candy some don't even notice it. I'm in between... If I'm gonna go for it, I really want good chocolate or yummy chewy caramel or a really tasty taffy treat. But truly, I'm more into desserts. Warm it up and throw on some rich french vanilla ice cream and I will put my time in at the gym tomorrow! May you find some great eye candy soon that makes you smile and love today! (11 comments)
Fort Dorchester High School, North Charleston, South Carolina Black sky, scary clouds, and BAM - the lightning shall come! The storm that hit Charleston last night came quickly, pounded hard, and then hit the road. Facebook makes storms even more interesting as you see your friends post what it's like at their home. Knowing who just lost power or who is watching their garage can roll down the street keeps us connected like never before.
School Supply List ~ Charles Pinckney Elementary School ~ Mt Pleasant SC - 08/09/11 01:58 PM
Walmart, Target, K-mart, Office Max... your choice of where you shop but remember to bring your school supply list and fill up that cart for a great school start! Dont' forget - Teachers love when you are able to send an extra box of kleenex. Charles Pinckney Elementary School Address: 3300 Thomas Cario Blvd., Mt Pleasant, SC 29466 Office Phone: 843-856-4585 Tuesday, August 16th is the first day of students. Supply List Have a great safe year!
Bus Schedule ~ Wando High School, Mt Pleasant SC - 08/09/11 01:42 PM
Oh it's that time again! The BIG YELLOW buses will soon be zooming around town! Wando High School Address: 1000 Warrior Way, Mt Pleasant, SC 29466 Office Number: 843-881-8200 Dust off your alarm clocks because a 7:25 a.m. bus is coming soon: 5th Grade Orientation - Monday, August 15th First day for all students - Tuesday, August 16th Have a fun and safe year! BUS ROUTE SCHEDULE (4 comments)
School Calendar ~ Cario Middle School ~ Mt Pleasant SC - 08/09/11 01:21 PM
Less than a week till school starts! Is your child ready? Are you ready? Charleston County School District (CCSD) is ready and the doors open next week! Cario Middle School will have a special "Cario Camp" day for 6th graders on Monday, August 15th from 8:30 - 11 a.m. This is a great way for these rising elementary children to walk the halls without the 7th & 8th graders and get a little comfortable! Please check out the calendar and get ready to start a great 2011-2012 school year! Cario Middle School Address: 3500 Thomas Cario Boulevard, Mt Pleasant, SC (4 comments)
Minnesota is the land of the lakes and luckily I grew up on a small one. Pleasant Lake will always be home and I'm so happy my folks still live there and that the grandkids are able to have some of what I had all summer long. If you are lucky enough to live by water... you are lucky enough! Thank God for cameras and great moments that make life so amazing.
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10k Price Adjustment ~ Single Family Home in Mt Pleasant SC - 08/08/11 09:11 PM
If you haven't toured this home yet... NOW is the time! Excellent new price and fantastic interest rates = BUY, BUY, BUY If you are looking for a home close to everything, you've found the perfect neighborhood. If you are looking for easy living in a 1 story home with a split floor plan, stop your search now. This well kept 1 story 3 BR 2 BA home is located in an ideal location in Mt Pleasant, chosen by the current owner for the great schools and private backyard and serene view of the pond. This open split floor plan features (4 comments)
Location is EVERYTHING - 08/04/11 11:53 PM
You can have: Granite countertops Gorgeous wood floors A Private Master Suite An in-ground pool and beautiful entertainment deck A 3 car garage or.... you name "it" that makes a great feature But if fuel tanks are behind your home and railroad tracks are to the side of your home... hmmm Mr. Banker may have a harder time ignoring the elephant and bottom line it is "his" money.
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--Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed--Copyright: 2011 by the Charleston Trident MLS Association of REALTORS Search the MLS: www.LauraSargent.comPrepared by LAURA SARGENT of CAROLINA ONE REAL ESTATE on 8/2/2011 11:39:03 PMI'd be happy to email you more information regarding any home in the Lowcountry! Please let me know if you have any specific questions regarding our real estate market. Interest rates = buy, buy, buy! (2 comments)
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I got a feeling.... ummm... Actually, I said NO and it has made all the difference! - 08/02/11 12:08 AM
2 years ago I could barely get off a random phone call I received. At first, I was excited and the caller had my undivided attention. "My name is 'blah'. I've been given your name as an agent that sells in Mount Pleasant and I want you to sell my house." My first thought - YEAH, what I am doing is working! What I do... Sell houses... Is known! But here's the facts: I started asking questions. I started typing away while on the phone with the caller. Quickly, I learned that I would not be willing to take her listing. (12 comments)
Justin Bieber and Me - 08/01/11 03:50 PM
Oh, just when you are going about your day and not expecting any surprise, BAM... out of no where a teen super star comes and sneaks up on me! I know he's a busy young man but apparently I must of been on his list:
If only I had a teenage daughter that I could have embarrassed while this photo was shot! Belk stores have a few of these life size pics around and they plan on auctioning them when the advertising period ends and giving the money to some charity. What a great win/win for all.
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