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If you or any of your friends, clents, neighbors, family or acquaintances are seekng invesmtent opportunties in real estate,  please have them give me a call.I just reduced the price of a homesite in one of South Carolina's best beach communities to  under $30,000 Before the recession, the notion...
08/23/2016
Looks like the real estate recession may be officially over, as the market continues to make positive gains, this time with foreclosure news.Nationally, foreclosure inventory declined yet again in June to the lowest rate since August 2007. Foreclosure filings were also down 6% from May and 19% ov...
08/12/2016
I previewed a home this morning in the Battery Shores neighborhood for a out-of-town client.Battery Shores is a fine neighborhood with homes ranging from the upper $200,000 to the upper $300,000 range. The home was developed in the early 1990s, on the banks of Battery Creek, from where the commmu...
08/05/2016
The owners of this tidal creek property in Beaufort, SC are not fooling around. They have priced this property to move.Folks, don't be fooled. Just because a property does not have a "foreclosure" or a "bank owned"  tag, does not mean it is not priced like a foreclosure.Priced at $145,000, this w...
08/03/2016
One of the oldest axioms in real estate is that  you never want to have the most expensive  home inthe neighborhood.In some cases, this is true, but in many cases it is not. Take waterfront property. I was recently dealing with an agent who had a buyer-client for a waterfront listing of mine. The...
07/30/2016
The Beaufort, SC real estate market continued to gain steam during the first half of 2016, according to stats provided by the Beaufort County Association of Realtors. Median prices were up 13.2 percent, to $197,000, from 2015. Through June 2016, new listings were up 45 percent, to 5 percent, as g...
07/26/2016
Ever wonder where your home town real estate prices in comparison with others? I did, so I did  some research regarding where Beaufort median sales price when compared to U.S. and South Carolina figures?   In April, Beaufort had a median sales price of $212,500, slightly above the national media...
07/24/2016
2019 Stone Marten Drive, in Beautiful BEAUFORT, SCThis may be one of the great in-town waterfront opportunities in Beaufort, SC. This homesite, offered at $54,900,  has excellent potential for a short dock, and possibly a floating pierhead, which is unheard of for a homesite in this price range.*...
07/21/2016
I've been waiting patiently these last few months for a local surveyor to get out to a beautiful waterfront listing of mine, so we can confirm once and for all if this property is true deep water, or just very, very excellent tidal creek.In the Beaufort MLS, a  creek or river must be 3 feet at lo...
07/20/2016
I previewed a spectacular property the other day for a client -- 50-plus acres between the Morgan River and Lucy Creek, two of Beaufort's myriad waterways.Located on the property is a circa 1980s brick home. Not a tear down, by any means, but a little lackluster. This is the Lowcountry, after all...
07/17/2016
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