Fort Mill, SC Real Estate News

By Debe Maxwell, CRS, The right Charlotte REALTOR!
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Fort Mill, SC Market Report | NOV 2017  Even during the winter months, Fort Mill continues to be one of the Metro region's hottest real estate markets.  Charlotte, being right on the state line of North and South Carolina, borders this popular South Carolina town.  A Fort Mill commute can be shorter to Uptown Charlotte than many areas within the city itself! This pristine South Carolina town offers a variety of home styles, prices, lake and golf course living and excellent schools.  Low SC taxes also draw a good number of our Charlotte area relocation clients to Fort Mill.How’s the Fort Mill residential real estate market doing?  Here are the final numbers for November sales: 85 Fort Mill single family homes sold and Closed in November, 2017. Average list price was $363,317. Average sal...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
  November 2017 home sales in the Fort Mill/Tega Cay, South Carolina areas of the Charlotte, NC metro region had a solid performance continued the trends we've seen since 2016, with sales prices increasing and inventory continuing to decrease. The average sale price of Fort Mill area homes increased by 5.9% to just under $324,000 compared with November 2016, while average days on market for property listings were flat at 50 days compared with the same period last year. Price per square foot also increased by 6.7% to $128/square foot in November 2017 versus the same period in 2016.   In Tega Cay, average home sale prices increased by just under 1.0% just under $342,000 versus November 2016, while days on market decreased by 7 days to 67 days, a 9.7% improvement. Price per square foot in ...
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By The Vining Group at eXp Realty, Relationships First. Real Estate Second.
(The Vining Group)
OPEN HOUSE, SATURDAY, 11/18, 11-1MLS: 33381421064 JW Wilson Rd, Fort Mill, SC 29715 Listing price: $350kFor a private showing contact listing agent Ken Vining, 704-258-2948, ken@teamvininggroup.com Chrystal Rowe, 704-968-9695, chrystal@teamvininggroup.comDESCRIPTION Incredible Fort Mill property situated on 2 acres of privacy! Main floor features large Master Suite with two walk-in closets and separate garden tub w/ shower. Kitchen offers new appliances, island and semi-open to dining and living areas. Main floor also has two additional bedrooms and laundry. Second floor features two bedrooms with walk-in closets and flex room. Tons of space and privacy!SCHOOLS DOBYS BRIDGE ELEMENTARY BANKS TRAIL MIDDLE SCHOOL NATION FORD HIGH SCHOOL
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
  October 2017 home sales in the Fort Mill/Tega Cay, South Carolina areas of the Charlotte, NC metro region had a solid performance continued the trends we've seen since 2016, with sales prices increasing and inventory continuing to decrease. The average sale price of Fort Mill area homes increased by 5.2% to just under $323,000 compared with October 2016, while average days on market for property listings dropped by 1 day to 50 days, a 2.0% improvement over the same period last year. Price per square foot also increased by 5.8% to $127/square foot October 2017 versus the same period in 2016.   In Tega Cay, average home sale prices were essentially flat at just under $339,000 versus October 2016, while days on market decreased by 11 days to 66 days, a 14.3% improvement. Price per square...
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By Debe Maxwell, CRS, The right Charlotte REALTOR!
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Fort Mill's Third High School Construction Progress - Catawba Ridge High School The announcement of the bond proposal and approval came in January, 2017 and this much-needed new high school in our Fort Mill area, is well under-way. Earlier this fall, the school's student advisory committee also finalized the vote for the school mascot - the Copperhead - with accompanying green/gold colors. Fort Mill’s newest high school, Catawba Ridge High School, the district’s third high school is slated to open in August 2019. The school will be located 1-½ miles from the Catawba River on a site that boasts a unique landscape, thus resulting in its chosen name; the name highlights the area’s historic ties and the unique landscape of the school site. Students in Fort Mill are assigned schools, based o...
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By The Vining Group at eXp Realty, Relationships First. Real Estate Second.
(The Vining Group)
MLS: 3330792Stanton Heights 918 Abilene Lane, Fort Mill, SC 29715Listing price: $578,500 4 Bedrooms | 3  Bath | 3611 SQFTFor a private showing contact listing agent Chrystal Rowe 704-968-9695 chrystal@teamvininggroup.com Ken Vining 704-258-2948 ken@teamvininggroup.com DESCRIPTION Must see home!  Incredible home with fabulous upgrades and exquisite detail finishings. Semi­-open main floor features master retreat with spa-­like bathroom, guest bedroom, beautiful gourmet kitchen, laundry room and plenty of entertaining space! Second floor with additional bedrooms, bonus room and attic storage. Screened­in porch and 3­-car garage add to the exterior appeal of the home.SCHOOLS SUGAR CREEK ELEMENTARY FORT MILL MIDDLE SCHOOL NATION FORD HIGH SCHOOL
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By Debe Maxwell, CRS, The right Charlotte REALTOR!
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Picture Perfect Home Coming SoonWhen I say picture-perfect, this coming soon listing meeting couldn't have been at a more optimal time! Imagine having coffee on the back deck, overlooking the tree-filled lot watching this glorious sunrise. You'll feel like you're living smack dab in the middle of the forest but, this home is located in a beautiful community in Fort Mill with easy freeway access and convenient to everything in this booming South Carolina town.   The sellers have absolutely loved living in this full-brick home with the finest of appointments, master on the main level fabulous kitchen and a banquet-sized breakfast room with fireplace, both opening to the large family room. Stay tuned...   This photo is an entry in Dick Greenberg's October Photo Contest in the category of R...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 Fall Festival season has arrived in earnest in the Charlotte metro area... and this Saturday, October 21st you can enjoy two great fall festivals in Fort Mill and Tega Cay on the South Carolina side of Charlotte metro area's border. The festivals are less than 15 minutes distance from each other by car, so if you plan it right, you can attend both.  Fall Festival & Market Day in Baxter Village in Fort Mill, SC 17 years and still going strong with some 3,500 people attending in past years... the Baxter Village Fall Festival & Market Day takes place from 12:00 pm till 6:00 pm, followed by an evening concert from 7:00 pm till 11:00 pm (and it's all free to attend). The day's festivities will include: live music, a kid's costume contest, martial arts demonstrations, games, lots of food and...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
  September 2017 home sales in the Fort Mill/Tega Cay, South Carolina areas of the Charlotte, NC metro region had a solid performance in the last month of the third quarter as compared with the same period one year ago, continuing the trends we've seen since 2016, with sales prices increasing, closed and pending sales up and inventory continuing to decrease for the most part. The average sale price of Fort Mill area homes increased by 5.0% to just under $320,000 compared with September 2016, while average days on market for property listings dropped by 2 days to 50 days, a 3.8% improvement over the same period last year. Price per square foot also increased by 5.9% to $126/square foot September 2017 versus the same period in 2016.   In Tega Cay, average home sale prices were flat at jus...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
  August 2017 home sales in the Fort Mill/Tega Cay, South Carolina areas of the Charlotte, NC metro region had a solid performance in the second month of the third quarter as compared with the same period one year ago, continuing the trends we've seen since 2016, with sales prices increasing, closed and pending sales up and inventory continuing to decrease for the most part. The average sale price of Fort Mill area homes increased by 4.3% to just over $317,000 compared with August 2016, while average days on market for property listings dropped by 3 days to 50 days, a 5.7% improvement over the same period last year. Price per square foot also increased by 5.0% to $125/square foot August 2017 versus the same period in 2016.   In Tega Cay, average home sale prices were up 3.5% to just ove...
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By The Vining Group at eXp Realty, Relationships First. Real Estate Second.
(The Vining Group)
OPEN HOUSE, SATURDAY,  9/9, 11AM-3PM AND SUNDAY, 9/10, 2-4PMMLS: 3318052Balmoral 5026 Weber Court, Fort Mill, SC 29715Listing price: $300k 4 Bedrooms | 2 1/2 Bath | 2782 SQFTFor a private showing contact listing agent Ken Vining 704-258-2948 ken@teamvininggroup.com DESCRIPTIONLooks and feels like new construction! Sellers went the extra mile in making this home move-in ready for its new homeowner. Newly installed carpet and bath floors, top-to-bottom-side-to-side new paint (SW Agreeable Gray), freshly painted shutters, front porch and deck. Brand new, never used stainless appliances. Open floor plan perfect for entertaining. Morning room overlooking private backyard. Hardwoods throughout main level. Accepting all offers through weekend!SCHOOLS SUGAR CREEK ELEMENTARY FORT MILL MIDDLE SCH...
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By The Vining Group at eXp Realty, Relationships First. Real Estate Second.
(The Vining Group)
MLS: 3305177Carolina Orchards 945 Kirby Drive Fort Mill, SC 29715Listing price: $450K 4 Bedrooms | 3 Full Bath | 3048 sqftFor a private showing contact listing agent Ken Vining, 704-258-2948, ken@teamvininggroup.com Rebecca Cullen, 980-428-4477, rebecca@teamvininggroup.comDESCRIPTION Why build, when you can move in now?Brand new, never lived in Martin Ray floorplan with loft home in the highly desired community of Del Webb's Carolina Orchards. This home has been decked out top to bottom with designer features from the custom stone work on the fireplace, whirlpool tub, entertainment paver patio with a natural gas grill, wet bar and wine rack, gourmet kitchen, and the surround sound ready hook ups. No detail has been missed!This home is complete with an office, sunroom, three bedrooms, an...
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By The Vining Group at eXp Realty, Relationships First. Real Estate Second.
(The Vining Group)
MLS: 33138671798 Felts Pkwy, Fort Mill, SC 29715Price Adjustment to $324,900For a private showing contact listing agentKen Vining, 704-258-2948, ken@teamvininggroup.comChrystal Rowe, 704-968-9695, chrystal@teamvininggroup.comDESCRIPTIONInviting like-new home in Massey within Fort Mill School District! Wonderful upgrades including irrigation system & tankless water heater! Kitchen features stunning cabinets, granite countertops and center island. Office/Study with French doors and formal dining area on main. Master Bedroom features garden tub with separate shower, as well as two walk-in closets. Second level includes wonderful loft space for family gatherings, as well as 3 additional bedrooms. Bonus entertaining and living area available with outside covered patio. SCHOOLSDOBYS BRIDGE EL...
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By Debe Maxwell, CRS, The right Charlotte REALTOR!
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Fort Mill SC Market Report | AUGUST 2017Fort Mill is one of the Metro region's hottest real estate markets.  If you're thinking of relocating to Charlotte, you simply must consider nearby Fort Mill.Charlotte, being right on the state line of North and South Carolina, borders this popular South Carolina town. So, a Fort Mill commute can be shorter to Uptown Charlotte than many areas within the city itself! This pristine South Carolina town offers a variety of home styles, prices, lake and golf course living and excellent schools.  Low SC taxes also draw a good number of our Charlotte area relocation clients to Fort Mill.How’s the Fort Mill residential real estate market doing?  Here are the final numbers for JULY 2017 sales: 131 Fort Mill homes sold and Closed in JULY, 2017. Average list...
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By The Vining Group at eXp Realty, Relationships First. Real Estate Second.
(The Vining Group)
MLS: 33090191499 Pine Bluff Court Fort Mill, SC 29708 Listing price: $145K 2 Acre LotFor a private showing contact listing agent Ken Vining, 704-258-2948, ken@teamvininggroup.com Rebecca Cullen, 980-428-4477, rebecca@teamvininggroup.comDESCRIPTION This NO HOA, cul-de-sac wooded 2 acre lot in the award winning Fort Mill school district is ready for you to build your dream home! A peaceful creek in the back of the property is a must-see. Minutes from 77 and great shopping and restaurants. Active well and septic (3 bedroom) currently on property. Seller has septic permit for 4 or 5 bedroom home. Lower section is in 100 year flood plane but not near house pad. They don't make more land, so why not scoop it up when you have the chance?  Property line illustrations on photos are for estimates...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
  July 2017 home sales in the Fort Mill/Tega Cay, South Carolina areas of the Charlotte, NC metro region had a solid performance in the first month of the third quarter as compared with the same period one year ago, continuing the trends we saw all year in 2016 and through the first half of 2017 with sales prices increasing, closed and pending sales up and inventory continuing to decrease. The average sale price of Fort Mill area homes increased by 7.3% to just over $319,000 compared with July 2016, while average days on market for property listings dropped by 3 days to 50 days, a 5.7% improvement over the same period last year. Price per square foot also increased by 6.8% to $125/square foot during July 2017 versus the same period in 2016.   In Tega Cay, average home sale prices were u...
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By Debe Maxwell, CRS, The right Charlotte REALTOR!
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Fort Mill SC Market Report | JULY 2017Fort Mill continues to be one of the Metro region's hottest real estate markets.  Charlotte, being right on the state line of North and South Carolina, borders this popular South Carolina town. A Fort Mill commute can be shorter to Uptown Charlotte than many areas within the city itself! This pristine South Carolina town offers a variety of home styles, prices, lake and golf course living and excellent schools.  Low SC taxes also draw a good number of our Charlotte area relocation clients to Fort Mill.How’s the Fort Mill residential real estate market doing?  Here are the final numbers for June sales: 158 Fort Mill homes sold and Closed in June, 2017. Average list price was $328,534. Average sales price, $313,769, a 99.% list-to-sales-price ratio. S...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
  June 2017 home sales in the Fort Mill/Tega Cay, South Carolina areas of the Charlotte, NC metro region had a solid performance in the last month of the second quarter as compared with the same period one year ago, continuing the trends we saw all year in 2016 and through the first half of 2017 with sales prices increasing, closed and pending sales up and inventory continuing to decrease. The average sale price of Fort Mill area homes increased by 5.3% to just over $315,000 compared with June 2016, while average days on market for property listings dropped by 4 days to 49 days, a 7.5% improvement over the same period last year. Price per square foot also increased by 6.0% to $124/square foot during June 2017 versus the same period in 2016.   In Tega Cay, average home sale prices were u...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
  May 2017 home sales in the Fort Mill/Tega Cay, South Carolina areas of the Charlotte, NC metro region had a solid performance in the second month of the second quarter as compared with the same period one year ago, continuing the trends we saw all year in 2016 and through the first five months of 2017 with sales prices increasing, closed and pending sales up by double-digits and inventory continuing to decrease. The average sale price of Fort Mill area homes increased by 7.3% to just over $316,000 compared with May 2016, while average days on market for property listings dropped by 3 days to 49 days, a 5.8% improvement over the same period last year. Price per square foot also increased by 6.9% to $124/square foot during May 2017 versus the same period in 2016.   In Tega Cay, average ...
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By Debe Maxwell, CRS, The right Charlotte REALTOR!
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
A Special Memorial Day to Celebrate for Wounded American VeteranWhat an honor to be referred a relative of a fellow ActiveRain member - and an even bigger honor when that agent's family member is a wounded American war veteran.  I can't say thank you enough - and you know who you are - for the honor of being able to assist this wonderful family in buying their new home in the Charlotte area. I wanted to share the story of this incredible family...We first met by phone, had a fabulous conversation and agreed to meet after their long flight, arriving early morning on a Saturday in early April. They decided, last minute, to bag the Saturday showings - they were exhausted from traveling and would just drive around and then meet up on Sunday to tour homes Sunday and Monday.Instead, they drov...
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