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October 22, 2019

What Not to Do as a New Home Owner

You’ve bought the new home, congratulations!  But in all your excitement, are you missing something? Now that you’re a bonafide homeowner are there things you should know that you don’t?  Probably. Here are six mistakes new homeowners often make, and why they’re critically important to avoid. #1 Not Knowing Where […]
October 18, 2019

Scarecrows on the Square in Summerville

Scarecrows on the Square is put on by the Junior Service League of Summerville every year.  If you haven’t seen Hutchinson Square this week, the scarecrows have been up since October 13th.  Businesses, civic groups, schools and individuals all contribute.  They’ll be on display this year until Friday, October 24th […]
October 8, 2019

Summerville Events – Oct to Nov 2019

Fall weather is starting to grace our days.  It’s the perfect time to get outside and do some of the things that are going on around Summerville.  Below is a list of events, festivals, live music and feasts coming up in the next month. Edisto Blackwater Boogie October 11, 2pm […]
September 26, 2019

Should You Remodel and Sell or Sell Now?

Should I remodel and sell or should I just sell? With the fall season upon us, change is in the air. For many families, children are growing up and moving out of the house, maybe leaving for college or taking a jump into the working world. Parents are finding themselves […]
September 25, 2019

The Sweet Tea Trail – what is it?

Summerville and Sweet Tea Many of you know that Summerville is the “Birthplace of Sweet Tea.”   This is based on a list of items purchased in 1890 for a reunion of old soldiers near Summerville which included 600 pounds of sugar, and 880 gallons of iced tea.   Although our history […]
September 19, 2019
Community Center

Enjoy the New Rollins Edwards Community Center

We all know Summerville works hard to make this a great place to live.  Another gem that was recently added to what the town offers is the Rollins Edwards Community Center.  The Town of Summerville, with a vision, purchased the old SC National Guard Armory in 2014.  It was then […]
September 17, 2019
Selling this Fall

5 Reasons to Sell this Fall

Below are 5 compelling reasons to sell your home this fall. 1. Demand Is Strong The latest Buyer Traffic Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows that buyer demand remains strong throughout the vast majority of the country. These buyers are ready, willing, and able to purchase…and are in the market right […]
September 12, 2019
Market Update

August Monthly Market Update

Your August Monthly Market Update will give you a snapshot of what’s going on in the real estate market as well as what the experts expect in the coming months.  First, we’ll review home pricing.  Then we’ll address the talk about a coming recession.  Lastly, we’ll discuss the housing affordability. […]
September 6, 2019
Property Tax

How Property Taxes Impact Your Mortgage Payment

How Property Taxes Affect Your Payment When buying a home, taxes are one of the expenses that can make a significant difference in your monthly payment. Do you know how much you might pay for property taxes? When applying for a mortgage, you’ll see one of two acronyms in your […]