Real Estate Trends

Dec. 15, 2016

2017 FHA Loan Limits Increasing

For the first time since 2006, maximum loan limits have increased on Conventional loans. Effective January 1, the maximum base limit for Conventional loans is $424,100 in most of the country (all but 87 counties), including Charleston, Dorchester and Berkeley counties, up from $417,000. The ceiling limit in ...

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July 15, 2016

Charleston, SC Real Estate Market Update June 2016 Activity Report

Friends and clients,

Summer is here and the weather in Charleston is beautiful, 91 degrees and sunny, perfect beach weather! Since you previously indicated an interest in real estate in the Charleston area, I wanted to take a moment to bring you up-to-speed on how residential real estate in Charleston ...

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Jan. 19, 2016

Millennials, Here's What Your First Home Might Look Like

This concept is outstanding and I think it makes a lot of sense for Millennials, but I also think it makes a lot of sense for downsizing Babyboomer's. I believe that this type of home would sell very well in the Charleston area. What do you think?

A homebuilder ...

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Sept. 3, 2015

Almost Half of Homes in New York and D.C. Are Now Losing Value ~ Bloomberg News

If you live in some of these metro areas and are trying to time the market to capture the most value before you sell and relocate, you have most likely waited too long. If you are definite about your desire to move, my suggestion would be to put your home ...

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