Charleston Peninsula Real Estate

Update: Anson House Condo Auctions

Update May 31, 2012 – These three condos sold yesterday/today  – two of them were bid on at the auction but the bids were not accepted.  So here’s your baseline folks. The owners won’t sell for less than this. 1011905 – Details: 2 LAURENS ST, #3F, CHARLESTON, SC – $605,000 1011943 – Details: 2 LAURENS ST, #2B, CHARLESTON, SC – $761,000 1011950...

Want to buy a home for $200,000 less than List Price? Here’s how.

Want to buy a home for $200,000 less than List Price? Here’s how.

  I hear this all the time. I SAY this all the time. “That house is overpriced by $X! They’re crazy if they think they can get that amount for their house!  Well, I never!” But does it really matter? Not to you as a buyer. If a seller wants to go ahead and put a silly or inflated number...

It’s a Miracle in Midtown

It’s a Miracle in Midtown

Update 6/16/2011 – All but two of the properties in Midtown have sold and one is still under contract.  26-A Cannon is available, and 212 Coming St just came back on the market.  I LOVE this one.  It’s over 2000 sq ft with terraces and a roof deck. 1009099 – Details: 212 COMING ST, CHARLESTON, SC – $499,000   The Midtown...

Demand for Walkable Neighborhoods is on the Rise

In the June issue of The Atlantic, author Christopher Leinberger discusses the rise in demand for walkable neighborhoods around the country.  Here on the Charleston Peninsula and in a few other neighborhoods around the area – we ARE walkable and have been since inception, thus I suspect the demand for homes around here will rise.  These neighborhoods have experienced much...

UPDATE: Charleston Peninsula Homes up for Auction

UPDATE: Charleston Peninsula Homes up for Auction

UPDATE 12/9 – 169 Rutledge came on the market for $875,000, higher than my bet, but was taken off the market one month later.  30 Montagu did not sell at auction, and came back on the market today for $994,600. UPDATE 11/6 – 92 Smith St just came back on the market for $449,000.  My original bet was $450,000! (see...