Reasons Locals are Thankful to Live in Sumter

Reasons Locals are Thankful to Live in Sumter

Why live in Sumter? Not only is it a small town, but it’s also easy to get around. It’s the perfect place to live if you want somewhere quiet, slow going and a tight knit community. Surrounded by the country, Sumter has that small town feel with wonderful locals who are very nice. There are ... Read More
 
Tips for Selling Your Home

Tips for Selling Your Home

Pricing: make sure the price is right. If your home is overpriced, you’re going to have a hard time selling it. Figure out what your home is worth, and talk with your partner on what the lowest you’d come down would be. Prepare to go back and forth on the price with potential buyers. Spruce ... Read More
 
What Can a Good Property Management Company Give You?

What Can a Good Property Management Company Give You?

Hiring a qualified property manager is the best way to ensure that this new asset not only is protected accordingly, but it ensures that the buyer receives the financial recompense that the buyer is rightfully entitled to. There is a reason why real estate investors tell you that a good management company is worth their ... Read More
 
Leave the Home-Buying Process to the Experts

Leave the Home-Buying Process to the Experts

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices is here for you every step of the way Expertise you can count on Are you tired of renting? The fact that you’re even thinking about buying your home is a step in the right direction. Most people have a desire at one point in their lives to become a homeowner, and ... Read More
 
SELLING YOUR HOME THIS SUMMER

SELLING YOUR HOME THIS SUMMER

When it comes to the housing market, spring is generally the top season for selling. Summer is a busy time for many people, with family vacations, summertime activities, and kids on break from school. There’s so much going on for most people; it can be hard to keep up with all the tasks and responsibilities ... Read More
 
5 TIPS FOR FIRST TIME HOME BUYERS

5 TIPS FOR FIRST TIME HOME BUYERS

Buying a home for the first time can be a daunting task, however, there are many steps you can take to make the entire process easier. Below you’ll find some tips to follow if you’re buying a home for the first time. Improve Your Finances Before you start shopping for your first home, make sure ... Read More
 
HOME RENOVATIONS THAT BOOST YOUR RESALE VALUE

HOME RENOVATIONS THAT BOOST YOUR RESALE VALUE

As a homeowner, one of the smartest things you can do is renovation projects to increase the value of your home. Not all renovations are created equal, though. Renovation projects can be costly, so you’ll want to make sure the increased value will bring you a good return on your investment when it comes time ... Read More
 
BOOMERANG BUYERS & THE 2018 HOUSING MARKET

BOOMERANG BUYERS & THE 2018 HOUSING MARKET

When the U.S. housing bubble burst a decade ago, an estimated 10-million Americans were forced into foreclosure from the start of the housing crisis in 2007 to its end in 2010. The waiting period after a foreclosure is seven years (at which point the bankruptcy drops off credit reports), meaning most of the homeowners affected ... Read More
 
HOW TO GET YOUR HOME READY FOR A SPRING SALE

HOW TO GET YOUR HOME READY FOR A SPRING SALE

Springtime is a great opportunity to put your home on the market if you’re a prospective seller, get your home ready for a spring sale. People are on the move and ready to buy, so make sure your home is in the best shape possible. Below you’ll find a few tips on how to get ... Read More
 
CURB APPEAL: REAL ESTATE TRENDS FOR 2018

CURB APPEAL: REAL ESTATE TRENDS FOR 2018

By now everybody remembers that famous Oprah Winfrey episode of the 276 car giveaway and the cultural meme “You get a car! And you get a car!” If only we could do that with homes!  Not only would that take the financial burden off homeowners, it would take the guesswork out of our annual real ... Read More