clover: Why Rent ? Now is the time for you to be a first time home buyer - 05/29/09 10:25 PM
 Now more than ever is the perfect time for first time home buyers to seriously consider real estate as an investment.  Interest rates are at incredible lows and with the $8000.00 tax credit program you will never have a better opportunty .  If you have been renting and are in a position to make your first home purchase it may be one of the most sound investments you will ever make.  To assist you with understanding some of the programs available check out the attached link and if you would like to speak to knowledgeable real estate professionals who can help answer … (0 comments)

clover: Marketing your home in the Lake Wylie area - 05/28/09 09:15 AM

When putting your home on the market for sale make sure you are working with a real estate professional who will do more than just put a sign in the front yard.  Today's buyers don't spend time driving all over town into various neighborhoods to see what homes are on the market.  In the age of technology potential buyers are shopping from home to research what homes are on the market and find the best match for their needs.  Make sure your real estate professional takes advantage of all the power of the internet with visual tours, various websites to … (0 comments)

clover: Househunting and trying to take advantage of the market ? - 05/28/09 02:37 AM
Everyone is invited to preview our website for real estate in York County, South Carolina for all the latest information on a constantly changing market. We look forward to comments on how we can improve the site and to make it a very useful tool in your search for the perfect property. Links are below and we hope you have a great day.
Househunt Link      http://www.york-homesforsale.com/  
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clover: Is your home ready for the buyers ? - 05/26/09 05:08 AM
 
Sellers need to pay particular attention this time of year when it comes to the outside appearance of their home if trying to sell.  Many prospective buyers will drive by and if there is no curb appeal these potential buyers will be less likely to make an appointment to come in and look at the rest of the home.  There are some simple tips that will add great value and bring potential buyers inside.
*  Keep the lawn mowed.  Check the local forecast and don't let your grass appear overgrown due to days with rain.  Be aware of the forecast … (0 comments)

clover: Ideas to help reduce energy costs - 05/25/09 01:48 PM
As you move into the summer months here are some home tips to help reduce energy costs.
* Clear your air intakes, exhaust vents and meters of any debris, nests, and overgrown vegetation.
* Check landscape sprinklers to ensure they are not directing water towards your siding or foundation.
* Vacuum the coils on the back of your refrigerator so it will run more efficiently. Also, stock up - a full refrigerator uses less energy than an empty one.
* Remove, clean and patch all window screens.
* Check your air conditioning system before the first hot day of summer so you'll keep your cool if … (1 comments)

clover: Find an agent you can trust and be patient - 05/18/09 01:50 PM

Choosing a real estate agent can be daunting task, but in today's market sellers are much better off having a real estate professional representing them verses trying to market and sell a home on their own.  With current economic conditions it takes patience when selling a home and depending on price point, some homes may not sell as quickly as if in better economic times so it makes it even more important to partner with a real estate agent that will work hard to market and get your home sold.  When deciding which real estate professional to partner with here are … (0 comments)

clover: Boatshore , within walking distance to Lake Wylie - 05/15/09 03:22 AM
If you are looking to be near the lake in Rock Hill without paying lake property prices we have area that you need to check out.  Boatshore Subdivision is a quaint neighborhood located within walking distance of beautiful Lake Wylie.  The homes in Boatshore are of high quality construction with spacious lots.  The homes are well maintained and the neighbors take great pride in their community.  Boatshore will give you a relaxing feel which we call the "lake effect" yet you are only minutes from shopping, schools, and all the other wonderful amnetites that Rock Hill has to offer.  Homes in … (0 comments)

clover: Are you ready to be a seller in todays market? - 05/13/09 02:20 AM
Getting your house ready to list on the market can be a stressful time, but the really stressful time occurs when they house is actually on the market.  Sellers need to be ready at all times for a potential buyer to call wanting to set up an appointment.  This means keeping the house picked up at all times and being willing to leave on a moments notice so real estate agents can bring buyers in.  Many times appointments will be made last minute because while driving buyers may notice a house for sale that was not on their list and they … (1 comments)

clover: Fairlawn in Rock Hill , SC - 05/10/09 11:26 PM

If you are looking to be part of a wonderful and desirable neighborhood in the heart of Rock Hill then look no further than Fairlawn.  Located off of Herlong Avenue, Fairlawn boasts homes that were built be premier builders with a good mix of older and newer homes which complement one another.  Home prices start in the low $200s.  Fairlawn is a neighborhood with large lots, mature landscaping and conveniences not found in many locations of such quality.  Millwood Shopping is an easy walk away so if you need to shop or need  great selection of restaurants you can easily walk … (0 comments)

clover: Meet Tim and Gina ..........."The Guilliams Team" - 05/07/09 03:24 AM
We work hard to make our clients feel at ease and treat them as partners through  personalized service. "The Guilliams Team" has over 45 years of business experience in marketing, human resources and customer service, giving us the ability to work through issues to lessen the stressful process of buying and selling a home. This extensive business experience gives us a strong competitive edge in negotiations and logistical situations. We  strive for win/win situations in every step of the real estate process, and we pride ourselves on honesty and integrity. When not helping their clients achieve their real estate dreams, we enjoy golf, college athletics, … (0 comments)

clover: Sellers , you must think like the buyer - 05/06/09 01:37 AM
As the seller, you can control three factors that will affect the sale of your home: * The home's condition* Asking price* Marketing strategyHowever, it's important to note that there are numerous other factors that influence a buyer, and you need to understand these consumer trends when you enter the sellers' market. The more your home matches these qualifications, the more competitive it will be in the marketplace. Your real estate agent can advise you on how to best position and market your home to overcome any perceived downsides. LocationUnfortunately, the most influential factor in determining your home's appeal to buyers … (0 comments)

clover: What is my home worth in todays market? - 05/05/09 02:58 AM
In today's economy it is important to know the market value of your home.  Many of us would like to believe that we know what our home is "worth" and many potential sellers know what they want to sell their home for, but in most cases the perception of what a home is worth to the seller is not reality with today's market.  Investing in real estate is still a solid long term investment strategy, however, owners need accurate and reliable information at their fingertips to really understand and weather today's market conditions.   There are a number of outstanding websites that are free to people to … (0 comments)

clover: Every Home is a Stage - 05/03/09 12:47 PM

Play your part when it's time to sell.  A few simple techniques can help your home show better and sell faster.
Make it shine:  Use orange oil on dried out wood cabinets to restore luster and shine.
Accessorize:  Add a bowl of polished apples, oranges or grapes to the kitchen counter or dining room table.
Smells sell:  Woo prospective buyers with the irresistable scent of fresh baked apple pie or cookies.
Let there be light:  Natural light can enhance the look of any room.  Make sure your windows and window treatments are sparkling clean and wide open when potential buyers … (1 comments)

clover: Buy With Selling In Mind - 05/02/09 03:47 AM
Most buyers will sell their homes within 5-10 years due to expanding families, job transfers, or other factors.  Keep an eye out for features that will fetch top dollar in any housing market.  Here are a few features to look for:
Look to the view:  Homes with an unencumbered view of nature or city lights sell higher than comparable homes without a view. 
The more the merrier:  Demand for homes with three or more bedrooms and at least two and a half bathrooms is greatest.
Busy landscaping:  Avoid property that is over-landscaped.  The money you'll invest to keep it up may … (1 comments)

clover: Are you ready to be a first time home buyer? - 05/01/09 03:45 AM
 

Now more than ever is the perfect time for first time home buyers to seriously consider real estate as an investment.  Interest rates are at incredible lows and there are a number of outstanding programs and incentives available to first time home buyers.  If you have been renting and are in a position to make your first home purchase it may be one of the most sound investments you will ever make.  To assist you with understanding some of the programs available check out the attached link and if you would like to speak to knowledgeable real estate professionals … (0 comments)

clover: What is Great About Living in Rock Hill, SC - 04/29/09 03:10 PM
People ask us all the time about what we enjoy the most from living in Rock Hill, SC.  Well, the list is long, but one of the benefits is living near a big city such as Charlotte, NC while still living in area with a small home town feel.  Today we actually enjoyed one of the perks of living near  big city and that was the Quail Hollow Championship Golf Tournament.  What a way to spend a Wednesday.  There were thirteen of the top fifteen golfers in the world participating in this tournament and today was the always incredible Pro/Am Tournament.  … (1 comments)

clover: You are invited to visit our Househunt Website - 04/28/09 05:50 AM
Everyone is invited to preview our website for real estate in York County, South Carolina. We look forward to comments on how we can improve the site and to make it a very useful tool in your search for the perfect property. Links are below and we hope you have a great day.
Househunt Link      http://www.york-homesforsale.com/  
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clover: Good Eats in Rock Hill , SC - 04/27/09 03:13 PM
If you are looking for a great place to eat that will suit any food craving then you may not need to look any further than Nishie G's.  There are actually two locations in Rock Hill and both are centrally located to some of the best spots in town.  The older Nishie G's restaurant is located on Mt. Gallant Road and the second location is located on India Hook Road.  Both restaurants offer the same menu and awesome wait staff and cooks.  Menu items include pita sandwich's, salads, burgers and platters such as gyro platters, flounder, buffalo popcorn chicken and even … (1 comments)

clover: Ask for our free "Home Buying Packet" - 04/27/09 04:20 AM
As the REALTORS® you have chosen to exclusively represent you in the purchase of your new home, we promise that we will: 
Provide you with guaranteed customer service during the entire buying process.
Organize and schedule your home search process. Discuss the benefits and drawbacks of each home in relation to your specific needs. Provide you with on-going updates on available homes. Help you to compare homes and make a decision. Advise you on the terms and issues of the offer and fill out the purchase offer contract. Present your offer and negotiate on your behalf. Coordinate and supervise the preparation … (0 comments)

clover: 1970 Hilltop Road in Rock Hill , SC ....new price at $149,900 - 04/23/09 01:49 PM
New low price in Hidden Forrest within walking distance to Rosewood Elementary School
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