When is the best time to sell your Upstate home?

As a real estate we get asked quite often “How’s the market”. My response depends on the time of year and where your home is located. We are entering the heaviest listing period of the year. According to Greater Greenville Multiple Listing Service data, there are more homes listed for sale in April, May & … Continued

Things To Do in Simpsonville SC

Simpsonville, South Carolina, a suburb of Greenville, is a small town with a close-knit, down-home vibe; but don’t let that fool you. The hushed town loved by residents for its solitude and peaceful living also knows how to let its hair down for some good, old-fashioned fun. It all begins with a historic walking tour … Continued

6 Steps to Buying a Home

You may be scooped up in a whirlwind of daydreams when thinking of buying a house, but shopping for real estate isn’t all fun and games. On the contrary, there are several steps involved with a home purchase. When you’re not prepared for what you might encounter along the way, and don’t know what to … Continued

6 Steps to Selling a House

You’ve got a case of the get-up-and-go bug. It’s time to sell your house, and you’re hoping to do it as quickly and cleanly as you can for the most profit in your pocket. There are certain things you can do to ensure a quicker sale, minimize stress, and increase your bottom dollar. Here are … Continued

Basics of a Home Mortgage Loan

When you’re buying a home, unless you’ve saved enough money for a cash purchase, you’ll need to obtain a home mortgage loan. A home mortgage loan is money you borrow from a bank or lending institution to pay for the property you’re buying. But getting a loan is not as simple as walking into a … Continued

Things to Consider When Pricing Your Home to Sell

Perhaps the most perplexing part of pricing your home to sell is in the recognition that there’s no such thing as sentimental value to a piece of property. It’s true that you may have spent years making memories, raising children, enjoying holidays, celebrating family events, and the like, buyers don’t want to pay for your … Continued

Mortgage Help for Law Enforcement, Firefighters, EMT’s, Teachers, Nurses & Veterans through Palmetto Heroes Program

The popular loan program, Palmetto Heroes, is returning April 21, 2016 providing community service personnel assistance with obtaining a mortgage. Palmetto Heroes offers down payment assistance and a 3% interest rate for mortgages obtained from qualifying occupations. Eligible occupations include Law Enforcement Officers, Fire Fighters, EMT’s, Paramedics, Correctional Officers, Teachers, Nurses, Certified Nurses Aids, SC … Continued

Simpsonville’s Most Wanted Neighborhoods

Do You Live In the Hottest Area? The best predictor of the future is looking at the past. I’m looking at where my buyers want to purchase homes this year. The answer is lies in home sale statistics. I’ve spent lots of time wading through sales figures to see which neighborhoods in Simpsonville in 2015 … Continued