Want to know who has the best burgers in the Charleston Lowcountry? We did some hunting, and found this little place with amazing burgers! The Best Burger is in Summerville! This week’s Summerville hot spot is Matt's Burgers! I love this place so much because the burgers, all of them, are ... Continue Reading » about Best Burger in the Charleston Lowcountry!
Here are Cindy's favorite picks for this weekend's Charleston Lowcountry Events! Ah, the days of summer have definitely gone this week, and we feel the chilly air of autumn upon us. I was upstate this past weekend, and the colors are so beautiful with the change of season. If you get a ... Continue Reading » about Your Charleston Lowcountry Events Oct 22/23!
Home Maintenance time! Yes, it's that time again! Time for your September Home Maintenance Checklist. This month it's time to clean the garage! I hate cleaning the garage! Yep, it's that time. Not my favorite home maintenance chore, but It's time to get out the trashcan, and get rid of ... Continue Reading » about Home Maintenance: Your September Checklist is Here!
Hey, Charleston Lowcountry, today is a good day… because it's #NationalFriedChickenDay! And you can bet that I already have a visit to Oscar's in Summerville on my schedule! Their southern fried chicken is THE. BEST. EVER. About Oscar's So, when Allen and I go out to eat, there are TWO things ... Continue Reading » about The Lowcountry’s BEST Fried Chicken!
Waiting for Your Lower Mortgage Interest Rate Could Cost You! From historic Charleston to quaint Summerville or bustling Goose Creek, the Lowcountry housing market is truly one for the record books. This blog post is going to show you WHY take advantage of your lower mortgage interest rate before ... Continue Reading » about Waiting for Your Lower Mortgage Interest Rate Could Cost You!
4 Tips To Prepare for Your Home Sale This Fall Are you ready for 4 Tips You Need To Prepare For Your Home Sale This Fall? Even in a hot sellers’ market like we're seeing in the Charleston Lowcountry today, in which homes are selling so quickly, it’s still important to make a good first ... Continue Reading » about 4 Tips You Need To Prepare For Your Home Sale This Fall!
Reasons Renters Buy Reasons Renters Buy Ready to see the reasons why renters are turning to home buyers in today's Charleston Lowcountry real estate market? Here's a quick overview: The Difference in Net Worth Between Homeowners and Renters Is Widening Becoming financially secure ... Continue Reading » about What are the Reasons Renters Buy in the Charleston Lowcountry?
Here's what's going on in the Charleston Lowcountry this Weekend! Let's have some fun for Father's Day and Juneteenth! Folly Beach Pub Crawl Have you ever taken the Pub Crawl on Folly Beach? It's not your normal pub crawl...this one is full of Pirate Stories and Pirate Hangouts! Learn ... Continue Reading » about Here’s what’s going on in the Charleston Lowcountry this Weekend!
Charleston Lowcountry Weekend Events April 23-25, 2021! Are you ready for your Charleston Lowcountry Weekend Events? Let's go! A couple of events I'm looking forward to: Charleston Lowcountry Weekend Events: Stingrays Hockey! I LOVE hockey! Who doesn't? The Stingrays are so ... Continue Reading » about The Blessing of the Fleet and Seafood Festival is Sunday!
The Charleston Lowcountry's Best Places to Picnic! Have you been enjoying the weather lately, and felt the need for a picnic? I have! Ifyou are looking for a place on your lunch break to throw a blanket, breathe some fresh air, and enjoy some sunshine, or a place to throw a football and enjoy a ... Continue Reading » about The Charleston Lowcountry’s Best Places to Picnic!
Eclectic New Cocktail Bar Opening Downtown! Guess what? There is going to be a new place to hang out downtown for your favorite cocktails! If you know anything about the "cocktail scene" in Charleston, you will recognize the name Joey Goetz, the famed bartender previously from The Belmont. ... Continue Reading » about Eclectic New Cocktail Bar Opening Downtown!
Charleston Lowcountry's Best Places to Grab a Beer! Today is a fun day to celebrate. Why? It's National Beer Day... so we get to talk about the best places in the Charleston Lowcountry to drink a delicious beer. Grab your friends and head to one of my favorite places! Here's a starting point list ... Continue Reading » about Charleston Lowcountry’s Best Places to Grab a Beer!
Hey, everyone! It's time for your events this weekend in Charleston Lowcountry! It's getting warm out there and beach weather is coming! Yay! So, in light of that, I wanted to let everyone know that if IOP is your beach of choice, then you'll be relieved to find out that the Isle of Palms is ... Continue Reading » about Your Events this Weekend in the Charleston Lowcountry, March 26-28
Your weekly Charleston Lowcountry area events guide! So have you ever done goat yoga? I am intrigued by this. I mean, don't the goat hooves hurt? Have you ever done goat yoga? So much this past week, but even more this week! I'm so excited about goat yoga, of ... Continue Reading » about Goat Yoga and Cowboys!
Tavern and Table in Shem Creek So, a couple of our friends called us a few days ago, letting us know they were going to be in town. Allen has known Mike and Carol Ann for years; he and Mike used to work together before Allen opened up his own roofing business here in the Lowcountry (My ... Continue Reading » about Lowcountry Business Spotlight March 15
Happy St Paddy's Week! Did you know that St. Patrick is not just the Patron Saint of Ireland but also of the city of Boston, Massachusetts and the tiny island nation of Montserrat in the Caribbean? This week we’re super excited about these events: FRIDAY, March 12Fam Friendly: Buns & ... Continue Reading » about Your Lowcountry Events for the Week of March 12-18, 2021
If you’re thinking about buying a home soon, higher mortgage rates, rising home prices, and ongoing affordability concerns may make you wonder if it still makes sense to buy a home right now. While those market factors are important, there's more to consider. You should think about the long-term ... Continue Reading » about Unpacking the Long-Term Benefits of Homeownership
Some HighlightsWondering why the supply of homes for sale is limited today? There are a few factors at play.Lack of building over time, the mortgage rate lock-in effect, and people staying in their houses longer are three of the main reasons why supply is low.But real estate agents know exactly ... Continue Reading » about Explaining Today’s Low Housing Supply [INFOGRAPHIC]
If your listing expired and your house didn’t sell, you’re likely feeling a little frustrated. Not to mention, you're also probably wondering what went wrong. Here are three questions to think about as you figure out what to do next.Did You Limit Access to Your House?One of the biggest mistakes you ... Continue Reading » about Why Your House Didn’t Sell
You might remember the housing crash in 2008, even if you didn't own a home at the time. If you’re worried there’s going to be a repeat of what happened back then, there's good news – the housing market now is different from 2008.One important reason is there aren't enough homes for sale. That means ... Continue Reading » about Why Today’s Housing Inventory Shows a Crash Isn’t on the Horizon
If you’re thinking of making a move, one of the biggest questions you have right now is probably: what’s happening with home prices? Despite what you may be hearing in the news, nationally, home prices aren’t falling. It’s just that price growth is beginning to normalize. Here’s the context you need ... Continue Reading » about The Return of Normal Seasonality for Home Price Appreciation
If you’re looking to buy a home this fall, there are a few things you need to know. Affordability is tight with today’s mortgage rates and rising home prices. At the same time, there’s a limited number of homes on the market right now and that’s creating some competition among buyers. But, if you’re ... Continue Reading » about Beginning with Pre-Approval