Explore Beaufort, SC

By Keith Strawn, www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com
(www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com (Ballenger Realty))
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Here's to creative thinking. The development team of Habersham, SC has created and released a development app, according to a Habersham marketing materials "gives users an easy-to-use interface and a complete resource for everything related to (the) award-winning town."  Habersham is one of the c...

By Keith Strawn, www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com
(www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com (Ballenger Realty))
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For years, Beaufort was yearning for a high-end condominium option in the downtown area. Located just over the Beaufort River from Historic Downtown Beaufort,  Hamilton Village is one of the growing number of high-end condos popping up in the Beaufort area.   Hamilton Village residents enjoy stel...

By Keith Strawn, www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com
(www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com (Ballenger Realty))
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One of the first statistics a lot of buyers want to know is Days on Market. When it comes to statistics regarding a bank-owned property, we can always disregard this statistic. Foreclouse is a process that usually takes a bank months to complete. Only after the several month foreclosure process w...

By Keith Strawn, www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com
(www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com (Ballenger Realty))
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I read an Assoiciated Press story this morning that reported gold "closed out its worst year since 1981." And, yet, I have heard absolutely no commercials in recent months from Rosalind Capital or any of theother gold peddlers regarding what a great time it is to buy. Crazy, isn't it, that a coup...

By Keith Strawn, www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com
(www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com (Ballenger Realty))
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By Robert Fowler - 55CommunityGuide.com, 55+, Active Adult and Retirement Communities
(President of Retirement Media Inc.)
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Did you ever visit a place and then want to return soon.  Did you ever consider what it would be like to move there to live? We visited Beaufort SC this week and fell in love with it. The October weather was great as we walked along the Waterfront Park in Beaufort on the Beaufort River.  Having l...

By Keith Strawn, www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com
(www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com (Ballenger Realty))
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Dear AR Friends, It has been a while since I posted, and I got hit smack in the face with the new dashboard menu. Can somebody please tell me how to get text to wrap around photos? Thanks in advance. Keith

By Keith Strawn, www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com
(www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com (Ballenger Realty))
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In recent months we have been able to enjoy the delightful sound of "normalcy" in the Beaufort, SC, real estate market. Real estate buyers are buying, sellers are selling, lenders are lending, and builders are building. Like the listing to the left, 219 Willow Point Road, a new build in the Willo...

By Scott Bingham, www.BeaufortHomeNews.com
(BeaufortHomeTeam / Ballenger Realty)
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Beaufort SC Real Estate Closing Attorneys Unlike a lot of other states, South Carolina requires attorneys to close mortgages instead of title companies.  Hmmm, maybe that's what happens when attorneys dominate the legislature, but that's a different post... The following is a list of real estate ...

By Keith Strawn, www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com
(www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com (Ballenger Realty))
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 If you or anyone you know has any rea estate related questions regarding the Beaufort, SC real estate market, feel free to call me at 843.263.6886, or email me at strawn.keith@gmail.com, or visit my website, www.explorebeaufortrealestate.com.

By Keith Strawn, www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com
(www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com (Ballenger Realty))
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And now, for some good news. Median sales prices via the Beaufort Multiple Listing Service rose in August 2013, to $185,000, compared to the median sales price of $166,565 for August 2012, according to figures released this week by the Beaufort Association of Realtors. That is an increase of abou...

By Keith Strawn, www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com
(www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com (Ballenger Realty))
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One of the things that makes Beaufort, SC special is the Water Festival. Here is a scene from the opening ceremonies, last Friday, July 19. Opening ceremonies are always quite a site -- hundres of boats on the Beaufort River, and thousands of revelers at the downtown Beaufort Waterfront Park, whe...

By Keith Strawn, www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com
(www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com (Ballenger Realty))
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NEWPOINT -- Newpoint is a popular community located on Lady's Island, about 3.5 miles from Historic Downtown Beaufort. Known for its "neo-traditional" architecture, Newpoint was designed to look like turn-of-the-century Beaufort, SC, along with other coastal towns. Among the popular features of N...

By Cherimie Crane
(Cherimie Crane & Associates)
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  It is similar to the famous Running of The Bulls without the horns, it separates the weak from the strong, the social from the awkward and men from boys. Nomads from near and far hear the call and make their way towards the water, the sun, the sand and the beer tent. It is an awakening of sorts...

By Susan Jacobsen, 20 Years Providing WOW Real Estate Service
(The Alliance Group Realty)
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Time for the 2013 Beaufort, SC Water Festival!               Beaufort Water Festival Insider Tips! When: July 19-25, 2013Hours: TOTALLY depends on each eventWhere: City of Beaufort, SC and on the Beaufort RiverWho: Everyone and AnyoneTickets: Mostly free but some ticketedWho to Contact: Event Org...

By Mike Sackman, Realtor, Broker ABR, CRS. Closer!
(Keller Williams Realty)
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As the spring real estate season bursts to life here in Beaufort, SC, many homebuyersand home sellers are deciding when to get involved, and whether or not to hire an agent. As a Beaufort real estate agent, I can assure you that now is the time buy a Beaufort home! Demand is high and inventory is...

By Mike Sackman, Realtor, Broker ABR, CRS. Closer!
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Get excited for March in Beaufort, SC! It’s the month of St. Patrick’s Day, Easter, spring break, oysters and numerous activities to keep you busy! As your Beaufort real estate agent, I want to make sure you’re enjoying every minute of your time living in Beaufort. Therefore, I’ve created a list ...

By Keith Strawn, www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com
(www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com (Ballenger Realty))
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Beaufort's Spring Island was just named Best South Carolina Community by a real estate website.This is exciting news for Beaufort premier exclusive community, located just south of the Broad River.. Spring Island is a 3,000-acre private island, and a perfect place to escape it all . Located in th...

By Keith Strawn, www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com
(www.ExploreBeaufortRealEstate.com (Ballenger Realty))
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One of the most ill-advised strategies to buying property is to fixate on what the seller paid, and refuse to allow the seller to make any money. This happens a lot in the current market, where gauging sellers is almost a point of pride to many buyers.It doesn't matter what the seller paid. Somet...

By Mike Sackman, Realtor, Broker ABR, CRS. Closer!
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Can you believe that it’s almost the end of January? It seems like yesterday that we were doing last minute holiday shopping and making New Year’s Eve plans. Now that a new year has begun, there are a few changes in housing that buyers and sellers in the Beaufort, SC area should be aware of. Part...

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