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Use Your Past Home Selling Experience to Your Advantage
Posted on 12/08/2019
Use Your Past Home Selling Experience to Your Advantage
Selling a house the second time around may prove to be much easier than your initial home selling experience. In fact, a veteran home seller can learn a lot from his or her past home selling experience, including: 1. How to Establish a Competitive Initial Home Asking Price Setting a competitive initial home asking price is paramount, regardless of...
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Another Property Sold - 16 Hopper Ridge Road, Bluffton, SC 29909
Posted on 12/02/2019
Another Property Sold - 16 Hopper Ridge Road, Bluffton, SC 29909
Located in Blufftons most desired community, this home has it all! Boasting 4,398 sqft of living space and spread among 3 floors with a fenced in back yard overlooking wooded preserve, smart home technology, a double depth two car garage that could fit 3 cars, custom plantation shutters in every window, and a lot of walk in storage. The floor plan is very conducive to a growing family with 4beds/3.5 baths and a massive 3rd floor play room. Additional upgrades include a screened in back patio, a new tankless water heater, gas range, large master with double closets, flex room on main floor, and resort amenities you will have to see to...
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What to Do If a Home Seller Rejects Your Offer to Purchase
Posted on 12/01/2019
What to Do If a Home Seller Rejects Your Offer to Purchase
If a seller rejects your offer to purchase his or her house, there is no need to panic. At this point, there are many things you can do, including: 1. Craft a New Offer to Purchase If at first you don't succeed, try again. Remember, if you find your dream house but your initial offer to purchase is rejected,...
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Another Property Sold - 27 Water Tupelo Lane, Bluffton, SC 29910
Posted on 11/26/2019
Another Property Sold - 27 Water Tupelo Lane, Bluffton, SC 29910
This beautiful 3 bedroom 2.5 bath town home has been very well cared for. This home features bamboo flooring, custom pavers, 3m film on all windows and has an amazing open concept floor plan. Incredible value under $250,000--- located close to downtown...
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Does Your Yard Look Unfinished? Pull It Together With Hardscaping
Posted on 11/24/2019
Does Your Yard Look Unfinished? Pull It Together With Hardscaping
Image by Tim Cooper from Unsplash If your lawn and garden area is full of lush, thriving trees, shrubs, herbs, and flowers, you're probably proud of it's appearance and of all the hard work you've put in to get it that way. However, you may also have a nagging feeling that it's missing something, but you can't quite...
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Another Property Sold - 2229 Blakers Boulevard, Bluffton, SC 29909
Posted on 11/23/2019
Another Property Sold - 2229 Blakers Boulevard, Bluffton, SC 29909
This charming 3/2 ba ranch split floor plan w/bonus room or 4th bedroom, is located in the community of Mill Creek. Open foyer, fireplace, wood floors & tile. Beautiful white kitchen cabinets enhance the newly replaced S/S appliances & granite counter tops. A huge eating bar in breakfast room w/quartz top gives plenty of seating & storage. HVAC replaced in 2017 and all ducts cleaned and sealed. Tons of upgrades, you must see for yourself. The landscaping is beyond compare. Resort-style amenities inc zero-entry pool+lazy river, basketball/tennis courts, 3-story fitness center. Easy commute to downtown Bluffton, Beaufort, &...
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Keep Your Pets Safe at Home
Posted on 11/17/2019
Keep Your Pets Safe at Home
Image by Irina from Unsplash Whether you have young pets or older ones, there are certain household hazards to be aware of. Puppies and kittens can get into trouble while exploring different parts of your home out of curiosity. Adult dogs and cats can also end up getting hurt or sick from common household dangers for pets. Keep...
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Another Property Sold - 42 E Park Loop, Bluffton, SC 29910
Posted on 11/14/2019
Another Property Sold - 42 E Park Loop, Bluffton, SC 29910
Move-in ready family home, across the street from the new May River High School. This home has 4 bdrms/2.5 bath with a nice size loft that can be used as a separate family room upstairs. Located on a cul de sac w/large fenced back yard that backs up to wooded preserve for privacy. Great outdoor living space. Room for a pool or screened in porch. Nicely appointed home w/hardwood floors in main living area, tile in wet areas, s/s appliances in the kitchen. Oversized mstr bdrm w/cathedral ceiling, separate shower/tub in mstr bath. Convenient to Savannah & the beautiful beaches of Hilton Head. Don't miss this...
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126 Stoney Crossing, Bluffton, SC 29910 now has a new price of $199,999!
Posted on 11/11/2019
126 Stoney Crossing, Bluffton, SC 29910 now has a new price of $199,999!
This 4 bedroom 2.5 bath home is located in the family neighborhood of Edgefield. Open floor plan as kitchen overlooks family room and dining area. Wood burning fireplace. Master bedroom down and 3 bedrooms up. Bedroom down can be used as an office or den. Tile floor throughout main living area and bathrooms. The first floor was just recently painted. Large back yard that can be fenced. Walking distance to the community pool and playground. Close to shopping, dining and activities. Just 25 minutes from Savannah, GA, Beaufort & the beaches of Hilton Head. Priced to sell.... Owner is...
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What to Expect When You Review a House Offer
Posted on 11/10/2019
What to Expect When You Review a House Offer
After you receive an offer to purchase your house, you likely have only a short period of time to make your decision. Ultimately, determining whether to accept, reject or counter a homebuyer's proposal can be tricky. But if you plan ahead, you should have no trouble performing a comprehensive analysis of a buyer's offer, regardless of how much time...
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Steer Clear of Buyer Turnoffs When Selling Your House
Posted on 11/03/2019
Steer Clear of Buyer Turnoffs When Selling Your House
If you've decided to put your home on the market, one important thing to keep in mind is that perception is everything -- or close to it, anyway! The impression you make on prospective buyers can either help seal the deal or break it, depending on whether that impression is positive or negative. The visual aspects of your home...
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114 Full Sweep W, Hardeeville, SC 29927 now has a new price of $499,900!
Posted on 11/01/2019
114 Full Sweep W, Hardeeville, SC 29927 now has a new price of $499,900!
Immaculate custom move in ready home located in Latitude Lakes. Kitchen features S/S appliances, gas range & granite. Open floor plan, bright & airy! This home offers 4 lg bdrms/4.5 ba & bonus room. HW Floors throughout & tile in wet areas. No carpet. Mstr bdrm has a separate shower & tub. Huge lot just under ½ acre. Amenities include the Lake Club, pickle ball courts, fitness center, beach area for relaxing, library & outdoor seating that overlooks the large lagoon. This is NOT an age restricted community & original covenants apply. Located 20 minutes from Savannah/HH Airport & 30 minutes to beaches of Hilton Head Island. A must...
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