Love It or List It?

You have probably seen the popular HGTV show “Love It or List It”, and if you’re like my family, made your own judgements on whether the couple should stick it out with their current home and all its quirks or move on to a property that better meets their needs. Over the years, a lot […]

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Selling Your Home in Autumn

Many homeowners believe that they must wait until the spring months to sell their home if they want to sell it quickly and get the best price. But what if spring is not the best time for you to sell? What if you have just recently accepted a new job across town, need to increase […]

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Best BANG for Your Renovation BUCK

  If someone gave you $30K to use for a home renovation, what would you do with it?  A kitchen remodel? Maybe a new backyard deck? Or finally install new windows to freshen up the exterior?  What if you’re planning on putting your house up for sale… then would you choose something different?   There […]

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reLocation, reLocation, reLocation …

You’ve heard the adage that real estate is all about location, location, location. And when you are relocating for a job, to be closer to family, or just because you’ve always wanting to live near the coast, the same applies. But what do you do when you don’t know what location is the right one […]

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When Michelin Came Calling

When I was six years old, Michelin came calling. It was for my father. Our family was living outside of Nashville, Tennessee and the idea of relocating for him to take a position, as Michelin was expanding in the Upstate of South Carolina, was an adventurous one. At least for me. I enjoyed the excitement […]

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4 Things to Think About When Considering FSBO

  Americans want a deal. I know I do. And these days if you are purchasing goods or services at full price, you feel like you’ve been duped. Could you have done better? So it makes sense that you’d want to cut out the middle man and save some money whenever possible. It makes good […]

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Greenville is a “Triple Threat”

You’ve probably heard of performers being referred to as “triple threats”. Think of Hugh Jackman, Justin Timberlake or Jennifer Lopez. They can do it all – sing, dance and act. What a talent to be able to do not just one thing, but three things well. Their talent is exceptional. Here in our small part […]

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Even In a Hot Market, a Realtor Can Be of Great Benefit

Homeowners sometimes try to go it alone when the market is hot, but they most often end up realizing there’s a lot that goes into a successful real estate transaction. Property presentation, property paperwork, knowledge of how to fulfill paperwork, establishing the right list price, marketing the property, managing showings, maintaining the property in preparation of […]

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71 Percent of Homeowners Believe It’s a Good Time to Sell

Existing housing inventory has declined year over year each month for two straight years, but new consumer findings from the National Association of Realtors® offer hope that the growing number of homeowners who think now is a good time to sell will eventually lead to more listings. That’s according to NAR’s quarterly Housing Opportunities and Market […]

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