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Posted on 09/20/2020
Are You Prepared to Address Homebuying Hurdles?
Purchasing a home may prove to be a long, arduous process, particularly for individuals who fail to prepare for potential house buying hurdles. Thankfully, there are several things that you can do to put yourself in position to enjoy a successful homebuying journey, such as: 1. Establish Realistic Expectations Much in the same way that Rome was not built...
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Posted on 09/13/2020
3 Homebuying Costs You Need to Know About
If you plan to purchase a house in the foreseeable future, it generally is a good idea to plan ahead for all of your potential homebuying costs. That way, you can secure the funds you need to purchase your dream house. Now, let's take a look at three costs that every homebuyer needs to consider during the property buying...
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Posted on 09/06/2020
Tips for Growing Healthy Houseplants          
Photo by Huy Phan from Pexels Caring for houseplants is not always as easy as it may seem. The benefits of plants in a home cannot be overestimated. They brighten up your home and give it a natural feel. Houseplants can help you get rid of airborne toxins keeping your indoor air quality at its best. Keep reading...
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Posted on 09/01/2020
Video Tour - 20 Sorrelwood Lane, Bluffton, SC 29910
See 3D VT link. Beautiful foyer entrance into this home. Shaded backyard overlooks the golf course & lagoon. This 3 BR, 2 BA open floor plan has a large owner's suite, formal dining room & living room, separate family room, and Carolina room. Kitchen has plenty of cabinet space and an island prep station. Plantation shutters, tray ceilings, and hardwood floors to name a few features. New paint and carpet. Enjoy Rose Hill amenities, golf, tennis, swimming pool, community dock & equestrian center. Seller...
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Posted on 09/01/2020
20 Sorrelwood Lane, Bluffton, SC 29910 is now new to the market!
See 3D VT link. Beautiful foyer entrance into this home. Shaded backyard overlooks the golf course & lagoon. This 3 BR, 2 BA open floor plan has a large owner's suite, formal dining room & living room, separate family room, and Carolina room. Kitchen has plenty of cabinet space and an island prep station. Plantation shutters, tray ceilings, and hardwood floors to name a few features. New paint and carpet. Enjoy Rose Hill amenities, golf, tennis, swimming pool, community dock & equestrian center. Seller...
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Posted on 08/30/2020
DIY: Build a Headboard in 7 Steps
Image by congerdesign from Pixabay Have you always dreamed of having a beautiful stately headboard at the head of your bed? Do you have an old door and wonder just what you can do with it? If you answered yes to both of those questions, boy, do we have the perfect project for you. Using your old door...
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Posted on 08/23/2020
Things to Consider When Moving a Great Distance
Photo by Erika Wittlieb via Pixabay Have you ever made a move across the country? While this is a huge step, it can be extremely rewarding. Whether you’re moving for a job or you just want a fresh start, the whole process can be stressful and very expensive. However, there are some tips to consider that can help...
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Posted on 08/17/2020
Another Property Sold - 40 Bay Point Road, Saint Helena Island, SC 29920
Located on St Helena Island & situated on just over a ½ acre lot with incredible views of the Sound. Casual living with privacy, this 3 bdrm/2 ba home has hardi-plank exterior, heart of pine floors in the main living area & ceiling fans throughout. Views of the sound from the mstr bdrm, FR & the full front screened porch. Capture the breeze as you sip on an iced tea & enjoy the view. Golf cart, kayaks, bicycles & crab traps are included. Public launching dock close by. Has a handicap accessible ramp off the back small deck. This is the perfect home for someone that wants the quietness and slow pace of living this...
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Posted on 08/16/2020
The Simpler Life
Image by Chinnapong from Shutterstock The “simple life” is a common phrase but is there such a thing? When defining the words, it’s easy to understand the challenge that comes with pairing them together. Simple (easily understood and presenting no difficulty) + life (existence, being, living). Let's rephrase the quote to say, "The simpler life." Creating a simpler...
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Posted on 08/09/2020
Keeping Laundry in Check with These Simple Tricks
Photo by Steve Buissinne via Pixabay Leaving the laundry to build up all week means you might spend all Saturday washing, drying and folding. Organization experts offer these tips for keeping your dirty clothes under control throughout the week so that you can spend your weekends enjoying life. Get the Right Containers Invest in a pair of laundry...
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Posted on 08/02/2020
Work with a REALTOR® When Buying a Home
Image by mohamed Hassan from Pixabay Once you decide you’re in the market for a new home, one of the first decisions you’ll make is whether you should hire a real estate agent to shop for a house or go out your own. While buying a new home without a professional representative is possible, there is no disadvantage...
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Posted on 07/26/2020
Create a Personalized Outdoor Living Space
Image by Marzenna Gaines from Pixabay With spring just around the corner, your thoughts may turn to enjoying the great outdoors. By making a few improvements, you can create your own restful, outdoor oasis even as you add value to your home. Research has found that homeowners often gain the most value by improving backyards and investing in...
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