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The days are winding down as we prepare our farewell to 2008. I slowly unbuckle my seat belt, wait for the bar to rise, and step off of the roller coaster ride not soon to be forgotten. Obviously, there was the housing market pogo stick, the financial meltdown, ridiculous gas prices, and weather ...
They say that Breaking Up is Hard to Do...now I know, I know that it is true. Real estate is a challenging career in and of itself, right? We spend our time and energy developing meaningful relationships. We become friends with clients, partners, coworkers, and their families. So when one party d...
Not a bad Christmas gift at all for my sellers in Telfair! The average days on market is now roughly 182 for this area. We had an offer (and another on the way, too) within 25 days. Kudos to my sellers for pricing this home to match today's current market. Of course, we still have work to do, th...
Amidst the hustle and bustle, the obligations, the rush and scurry, I chose to sit at home. It was beautiful last night in Beaufort. A warm and breezy 70 degrees, the stars were bright and clear, and the frogs were out in full force on caroling spree matched only by the crickets. My social calend...
Bay Street is our main artery through Historic Downtown Beaufort. Many spend their morning jogging, walking furry friends, or taking advantage of the always supreme photo opportunity. Bay Street runs along side the Intracoastal Waterway and the views are always breath-taking. This morning it w...
How much more can a person actually withstand!?!? Seriously. I am completely fed up with trying so hard to keep up with these two on a daily basis. Just recently have they become such a force on Active Rain and Localism. I pretty much had it all to myself before now. Basically, I had the playhous...
As I write this my hands are shaking, my heart is racing, and if there were any tears left at all, they would pour. Some may not be able to relate but I feel that there are many who will. Late last night I was awakened to my greatest fear. You see my best friend is my world. He has been by my si...
When an agent calls to show YOUR listing, how easy do you make it? Do you consider yourself to have an active role?As Realtors, we are generally more prepared for showings when we represent the buyers. It is almost second nature to be organized, prepared, and full of information. The past few mon...
Maria Skrip did an outstanding update on the Beaufort, SC Real Estate Market. I thought it was worth another look. Thanks Maria. Year of 2008 Date 01/01/08 through 11/13/08: LIST PRICE: SOLD PRICE: DOM: HIGH LOW AVERAGE MEDIAN TOTAL PRICE LISTING COUNT $2,990,000 $43,900 $317,200 $237,000 $158...