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I was showing property the other day at Habersham, one of Beaufort's really fine communities. While going from house to house, the issue of "cost-per-square" foot arose.You arrive at the cost-per-square-foot by dividing the price of a home by the square footage.I got to thinking how tricky this m...
07/23/2015
Battery Point is one of Beaufort's most sought after communities. It is the namesake of Battery Creek, which flows by this Beaufort community.Located just minutes from downtown Beaufort, Battery Point was developed in the mid-1990s.  Battery Point is one of the area's "neo-traditional" neighborho...
07/17/2015
Your dream oceanview homesite on Fripp Island has just been reduced to the staggering low price of $160,000.  491 Porpoise Drive (MLS#140485) affords unobstructed views of the Atlantic Ocean, along with views of Fripp Inlet and Hunting Island State Park, one of the best in the state.Please compar...
07/16/2015
If you are seeking exclusivity and privacy, you may want to consider Spring Island, SC, just outside of Historic Downtown Beaufort, SC.  Since December 2014, 13 homes have sold on Spring Island, ranging in price from $680,000 up to $3 million. It truly is one of the most private and exclusive co...
07/06/2015
Fellow Realtors, don't let anyone ever tell you Realtor's are not worth every penny of our commission.I recently had an owner/client with an uncooperative tenant. Showings were difficult to arrange, even with ample notice.After having a number of showings killed by the tenant over a 3-month time ...
06/18/2015
Located minutes from downtown Beaufort, SC, the community of Habersham is a true original. The community was inspired by the coastal towns of 100 or so years go. The development team of Habersham -- which also developed the very successful Lady's Island community of Newpoint, have created a tota...
05/16/2015
I just got an abject reminder of what  the importance of quick action when  you find a property which checks all of  your  boxes.Timeliness is everything.It's one of the oldest axioms in real estate," The home you saw today and are thinking about offering on tomorrow may be the same home someone ...
05/10/2015
The beautiful  thing about real estate is that you learn new thing constantly. You couldn't make this job routine if you wanted to.Yesterday, May 6, I was seeking out information on whether a property at the Islands of Beaufort in Beaufort was "dockable," and, furthermore, whether it could accomo...
05/07/2015
Kelly, Thanks for the email. It is great to hear from you. We will continue to provide update information on possible properties of interest.  Don't worry. You are not starting too soon. January 2016 will be here before you know it!!We are very excited about your move to  Beaufort, which we think...
05/05/2015
I was asked by a buyer recently about a property which was listed twice --  at $60,000 and also at $289,000. What do you do when your raw land is not moving? You put a house on it.  This is an old real estate strategy to generate interest in a piece of land, in which a seller (usually at the adv...
04/30/2015
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