This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

With the Northeast bracing for this year’s version of Snowmageddon, Charleston is looking forward to a delightful winter day with sunshine and highs in the lower 60’s, one more reason that more and more people from the North decide to retire or relocate to the Charleston area every year. The Charleston real estate market is…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

This week in Charleston real estate was nowhere near as exciting as the Seahawks comeback against the Packers yesterday but consistency is probably the best description for the market in general. As of this morning in the Charleston MLS, there were 5433 available homes for sale, one more than last week. Future activity continues to…

Charleston Real Estate Market Report, December 2014 Year End

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It was another outstanding year for the Charleston real estate market in 2014 with Charleston home sales recording their 4th best total in history trailing only 2005, 2006 and 2004. Most importantly, continued growth appears to be sustainable. Statistics compiled by Howard Arnoff using the Charleston MLS as the source of data, information deemed reliable but…

Charleston median home price sets record high

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The Charleston median home price for 2014 was $220,000 which is a new record high easily eclipsing the prior high of $207,500 set in 2007. So the first thing you might think is that the Charleston real estate market has completely recovered from the housing crash and while the market has recovered very nicely, that…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

I hope you’re feeling better than me since I’ve been down with a cough and cold for the past few days but as they say, time heals all wounds so I’ll just keep taking pills and cough syrup until I’m healed. And I’ll make this a quick post too It’s not surprising to see both…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

The New Year kicks off with both football and an optimistic forecast that 2015 will once again be a banner year for the Charleston real estate market. But first a quick look back at December where home sales probably topped everyone’s expectations including myself with 1241 closings already reported which is a 13.3 percent increase…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

As you might expect, things were a little slow during Christmas week and might be this coming week as well except that you might be surprised by the number of closings that we could see in the next few days. In case you don’t think that buyers close on sales of homes on New Year’s…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

It will be a Merry Christmas for Charleston real estate agents this year as we look forward to closing out one of the busiest years ever for the Charleston real estate market. As of this morning in the Charleston MLS, there have been 737 closings already reported including a whopping 349 last week and as is…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

This week is very typical for December as the numbers are all a little lower than we’ve seen recently. Having said that, activity did not stop but rather just slowed down somewhat and it shouldn’t come as much of a surprise to everyone if we see further declines in activity over the next few weeks…

Charleston Real Estate Market Report, November 2014

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November home sales were 6.04 percent higher than last year and by just about every metric, the Charleston real estate market is trending in the right direction. Statistics compiled by Howard Arnoff using the Charleston MLS as the source of data, information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Highlights: Year to date Charleston home sales are 6.23…