Renting vs. Buying a Home
Choosing whether to rent or become a homeowner is a huge decision that involves many moving parts. Buying a home has traditionally been part of the ...
Posted by Lee Willey on May 26, 2022
What's The Deal With Interest Rates?
If you’re currently looking at buying a home, you may be asking yourself this question. The Federal Reserve raised interest rates on March 16 ...
Posted by Lee Willey on May 24, 2022
Market Update: South Carolina Real Estate Trends Q1 2022
South Carolina real estate market trends have been fairly constant throughout 2020 and 2021. Market trends through the first quarter of 2022 have ...
Posted by Lee Willey on April 27, 2022
Why Do A Final Walkthrough?
The final walkthrough before buying a home is more than a ceremonial observance. It is a vital step in the home buying process. Usually attended by ...
Posted by Lee Willey on April 19, 2022
What is the MLS?
MLS is an acronym for Multiple Listing Service, also used in the plural form, Multiple Listing Services. This is perhaps one of the most important ...
Posted by Lee Willey on March 15, 2022
What is Seller Financing? - Real Estate Tips
Investopedia defines Seller Financing as, “... a real estate agreement in which the seller handles the mortgage process instead of a financial ...
Posted by Lee Willey on February 18, 2022
Cash Offers are Tempting, But Proceed with Caution
In today’s red-hot real estate market, with inventory low and demand high, it comes as no surprise that real estate professionals and their ...
Posted by Lee Willey on February 7, 2022
Moving to Charleston? Top Gyms to start the New Year
It’s that time of year again – that time when you review the past year and choose to improve your life with a New Year’s Resolution....
Posted by Megan Garrell on December 30, 2021
Waiving Home Inspections | The Benefits and Pitfalls
Waiving Home Inspections – The Benefits and Pitfalls
Home inspections are traditionally one of the many parts to buying a home. However, with ...
Posted by Lauren Brown on December 28, 2021
Home Warranties | How to Choose the Best Home Warranty
Buying a home is a huge investment and wise homeowners want to do everything possible to protect that investment. This is why South Carolina home ...
Posted by Megan Garrell on December 20, 2021
Buying a Home | What is 'Due Diligence’ When Buying a Home?
Many people are unschooled about the various aspects of buying a home. The purchase of a new home is likely the largest investment most people will ...
Posted by Tally Nelson on November 7, 2021
Buying a Home | What is an HOA?
If you are seeking to buy a home in the communities of Charleston, Columbia, Greenville, Rock Hill, Charlotte or Myrtle Beach, you may encounter an ...
Posted by Tally Nelson on October 18, 2021
FAQ: What is a Seller's Market?
A seller's market is a kind of market where the demand for a particular product exceeds the supply. A seller's market has certain specific ...
Posted by Lee Willey on August 2, 2021
Mortgage Payment Structure Explained
If you're like many new homeowners, you most likely write a new check every month for your mortgage without understanding how mortgage payments work....
Posted by Hunter Cook on March 29, 2021
When is the Best Time to Buy a Home?
Have you ever wondered if now is the “right time” to make a move and buy or sell your home? It’s important to take into ...
Posted by Megan Garrell on March 19, 2021
Should I Haggle on a House Price? The Do's and Don'ts of Negotiating
When you are a first-time homebuyer, the process of home buying, understanding home value and applying to get a mortgage can seem both exciting and ...
Posted by Hunter Cook on March 15, 2021
Should I Use a Realtor When Buying New Construction?
Buying new construction can sometimes be a daunting task. If you're new in the real estate market, you might not get it right due to the many ...
Posted by Megan Garrell on February 15, 2021
What Is a Short Sale? Understanding the Short Sale & the Short Sale Process
A short sale is a home that is available for a purchase price that is less than the amount owed by the current owner. Short sales can occur for ...
Posted by Thomas "Jeff" Cook on June 16, 2020