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This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

This is the big mistake edition, golf, football or the MLS. I’m not referring to Phil throwing Old Tom under the bus at the press conference or the many mistakes that Old Tom made including benching Phil for both rounds on Saturday or not putting the hot team of Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed back out…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

This marks the third anniversary edition of This Week in Charleston Real Estate, a popular weekly series that takes a look at what’s going on in the Charleston housing market every week. We started in the fall of 2011 and watched as the bottom of the market was put into place in January 2012 and…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

The pace of new listings coming on the market finally slowed down this week and while 328 new homes for sale is not a low number, it is significantly fewer than the 400+ we’ve been seeing lately. An important piece of good news this week was that homes going under contract rebounded strongly and actually topped…

Charleston Real Estate Market Report, August 2014

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Charleston home sales continue to be higher than last year, inventory remains higher but prices are basically flat from a year ago. The Charleston real estate market report, sales, inventory and homes prices, July 2014. Statistics compiled by Howard Arnoff using the Charleston MLS as the source of data, information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Highlights:…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

It’s football season. The NFL kickoff weekend is happening and our Carolina Panthers did beat Tampa Bay even without Cam Newton able to play. Of course college kicked off last weekend but I didn’t mention anything about that last week since neither Carolina or Clemson did very well in their openers and although both did…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

Happy Labor Day! Sellers were pretty busy getting their homes on the market this week but buyers, not so much. Having said that, the number of active listings of Charleston homes for sale didn’t change all that much from last week and is actually down slightly (-4) to 6130 as of this morning in the…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

Last week was hot! It wasn’t just the temperatures in the high 90’s and heat indexes hitting 110 in Charleston but the Charleston real estate market continued to perform at sizzling levels. Now it might not have been much fun for house hunters viewing home after home or for those moving in or out in…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

It’s a big week for parents who are sending their kids back to school or possibly for the first time but that didn’t distract anybody interested in buying or selling a home in Charleston. On the last full week before school starts, an almost identical number of homes came on the market, went under contract…

Charleston Real Estate Market Report, July 2014

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The Charleston real estate market report features a new summary graphic at the top which I hope you’ll enjoy. It should be especially helpful for those of you who want your info quick and fast without digging into the other charts. Highlights: This month Charleston home sales, prices and inventory were all higher than July…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

Golf first, Charleston real estate later. Wow what an exciting PGA Championship with Rory edging Phil, Rickie and Henrik for the title. Rory roars! But actually as exciting as the golf was, this week in Charleston real estate was a bit boring and it might just be the season just before back to school or the…