As you all know, we’ve gotten a lot of rain in the area recently. It’s had an affect on the lake and the Savannah River. The Friends of the Savannah River Basin sent out a release saying to expect minor flooding below the Thurmond Dam. They also say to expect some shoreline flooding around the […]
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Our business is real estate, but it’s built on the relationships we have with and in our community. We are so blessed to live in and be part of an amazing one.
One of the best things about cold winter days is coming home to your warm and cozy house. Of course, it takes a lot of energy to keep your house warm and cozy, and all that energy use can make utility bills skyrocket. To lower those bills without sacrificing comfort, take the time to winterize […]
The neighborhood matters, but according to research, so do the neighbors. More than half of American’s say they’ve experienced “nightmare neighbors.” A new survey from Ally Financial says that because of that, more than three quarters of those surveyed say that neighbors will be a factor in their next home purchase. Some key factors of […]
Reserve your spot in a beautiful new neighborhood coming to Columbia County. The first section at this wonderful location is under way
Existing-home sales rose in August, marking two consecutive months of gains, even as a limited number of homes for sale remains a pressing issue on the market, the National Association of REALTORS® reported Thursday. Three of the four major regions of the U.S. saw an uptick last month, the West being the only region not […]
To get a home, you don’t need a perfect credit score. But, it will help you get a lower interest rate. So, how do you get the high score? Pay Your Bills on Time… All the Time – On time payments make up 35% of your FICO score. One single 30 day past due can […]
How to Make Your Investment Property Appeal to Renters When investing in a property, it’s important to consider how to make the most of it. That can be difficult to do when you’re trying to appeal to many different kinds of renters, as they’ll be looking for various amenities and updates. However, there are some […]
The rain levels this summer are doing great things for our lake. Lake Thurmond collected 6.8 inches of rain in June. That’s a full 3 inches above the average. This number is significant for this time of year.