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This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

March madness is in full swing and so is the Charleston real estate market which is just crazy good. The numbers this week in the Charleston housing market are incredible just like Kentucky’s season so far (and I hope I didn’t just jinx the Cats). Once again, new listings topped 500 but homes going under…

This week in Charleston real estate

This week in Charleston real estate, Happy St. Patrick's Day

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! And speaking of green, buyers are spending it and sellers are receiving it at an incredibly active pace right now in the Charleston housing market. Once again another 500 new listings came on the market but the total number of homes available for sale didn’t budge with 5362 active listings in…

Charleston Real Estate Market Report, February 2015

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February marked one more month with monthly home sales sharply higher than last year with Charleston home sales over 20 percent higher than February of last year. Statistics compiled by Howard Arnoff using the Charleston MLS as the source of data, information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Highlights: Year to date, home sales are over 16…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

I’m pretty certain without looking back at previous weeks that this is the first time this year that over 500 new listings came on the market in Charleston but the most interesting thing is that the total number of listings for sale remains fairly steady and stable with 5363 active homes for sale in Charleston…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

February might be short but it can be a brutal month for weather as it was this year not only here in Charleston but apparently it was much worse around the country so thankfully, it’s finally March. On a positive note, February home sales were once again excellent and as of this morning (with additional…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

I just saw the Red Carpet and the opening number and woke up this morning to find out who won what but what could The Oscars possibly have to do with Charleston real estate. I mentioned to my wife that this year the academy was honoring the best movies that didn’t sell too many tickets…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

The Charleston housing market is so busy so early this year that the statistics for This week in Charleston real estate are simply amazing. Over 300 homes going under contract for 4 consecutive weeks this early in the year is simply unprecedented even during the housing boom. New listings keep coming but inventory is stable. Most…

Charleston Real Estate Market Report, January 2015

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Monthly home sales were the highest for any January since 2007 but the big difference between 2015 and back before the housing market meltdown is that inventory back then was significantly higher and growing while inventory today is stable at much lower levels. Statistics compiled by Howard Arnoff using the Charleston MLS as the source of…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

The Charleston spring selling season has started early and it isn’t just the sunshine with temperatures in the 70’s that we’re enjoying but the high level of activity in the Charleston real estate market that is almost unprecedented for so early in the year. I’m sure the combination of our strong local economy, low interest rates…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

What a great Super Bowl! No matter who you were cheering for it was one of the most exciting games and that’s almost all everyone really should care about. Probably except for Seattle’s players and 12’s. The Charleston real estate market is pretty super right now too. We’re seeing unprecedented activity for so early in…