Monthly Archives: August 2010

How Do You Look for a New House or City?

An old college friend of mine and I were chatting recently about her desire to move her family of four out of Florida to somewhere with cooler weather.  She had done hours and hours of online research to narrow it … Continue reading

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Best One-Bedroom Condo I've Seen for under $300,000 – 115 Rutledge Ave

I am always watching the under $300,000 market in Downtown Charleston since good condos are hard to find.  Mostly for under $300,000 you’ll see: a place that needs significant renovation a place that is less than 550 sq ft a … Continue reading

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Recession? What Recession? King Street is Booming

Since my office is located at 214 King St, I pay close attention to what is happening on the entire stretch of the historic street.  It is a constantly evolving animal, subject to joys and disappointments, complaints about loss of … Continue reading

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What's Your Favorite Constellation?

Last night, my husband and I decided to take an evening walk around the Battery to get in some exercise while avoiding the daytime heat.  It was 9PM, the sky was a deep blue black, the tide was high and … Continue reading

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Update on Bank-Owned Properties in Charleston

An update on bank-owned homes in Charleston, SC – including foreclosure auctions and sales. Continue reading

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Charleston to see 20% increase in values by 2014?

BusinessWeek just put out an article today, outlining the top 10 markets in the U.S. and then identifying the strongest areas in each state.  They selected Charleston for South Carolina (are you surprised? :))  and here’s what they had to … Continue reading

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