Tag Archives: News

Charleston Shines in 2012 so What’s on Tap for 2013?

As we enter our first full week of 2013, I thought I’d take a look back at Charleston in 2012. Really, it was quite a banner year for us for a myriad of reasons! Our economy boomed, the real estate … Continue reading

Posted in Charleston Peninsula Real Estate, Developments, Urban Life | Tagged , , , | 7 Comments

The Sale of the Mysterious Villa Margherita and More…Ned Brown writes about Charleston for the New York Social Diary

Update 12/21 – On my Battery walk yesterday, I popped by Villa Margherita, and caught a glimpse of the home, now surrounded by a large fence, and under construction! ——————————————————- I have had the pleasure of a glass of wine … Continue reading

Posted in Charleston Architecture, Charleston Peninsula Real Estate, Urban Life | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

September Charleston Update (formerly known as my monthly email newsletter)

Update 11/26 – Well I have officially moved to an ‘official’ email newsletter platform. So here’s the new way to get my monthly newsletter on real estate, happenings, and random fun Charleston things. Just add your email address by clicking … Continue reading

Posted in Charleston Peninsula Real Estate, Newsletters, Urban Life | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Greg Rand recommends Charleston on FOX “Where to Invest Now” – I say “What???”

It’s not that often that Charleston is singled out as a perfect place for a real estate investment thus I thank Mr. Rand for his segment on our gorgeous city.  We know it, we feel it, so it’s nice to … Continue reading

Posted in Buyers, Urban Life | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Forbes & Trulia say Charleston is #3 Ranked City in U.S. Where People are House Hunting

Yes, that title is a mouthful, but I caught this interesting report on MSNBC that says Charleston is #3 after Bradenton-Sarasota, FL and Riverside, CA when it comes to number of out-of-towners looking to move to Charleston vs locals searching to … Continue reading

Posted in Charleston Peninsula Real Estate, Urban Life | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Why the Wall Street Journal and Zillow are Dead Wrong about Charleston

An article in the Wall Street Journal came out recently entitled Linkage in Income, Home Prices Shift, outlining the correlation between home prices and annual incomes in partnership with Zillow.  They determined which real estate markets were currently undervalued and … Continue reading

Posted in Charleston Peninsula Real Estate, Urban Life | Tagged , , , | 5 Comments

Why it’s hard not to PLUMP up in Charleston

Why are we gettin’ fat and happy in Charleston? There are three reasons… Continue reading

Posted in Charleston Lifestyle, Urban Life | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

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

Posted in Charleston Lifestyle, Urban Life | Tagged , , | 1 Comment