Category Archives: Market Reports

Charleston Real Estate Market Report, March 2014

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March home sales and home prices were higher but so is inventory and that may or may not be a good thing as Martha likes to say. An increase in inventory is good for home buyers who might have had difficulty finding a home but not quite as good for home sellers since increased competition…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

Congrats to Bubba on winning The Masters but you just have to like Jordan Speith for how well he played and what a great future he certainly will have. Mark your calendars for Father’s Day and The US Open at Pinehurst and wouldn’t you like to see Phil and Jordan in the final group! But…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

More new listings, more homes under contract and more home sales translates into a more, more and more kind of week in the Charleston real estate market. For the second week in a row, new listings hit 500 and as of this morning in the Charleston MLS, there are 5992 active listings so we should…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

There are some big numbers to report in this week’s Charleston real estate report. In the little over 2 years that I’ve run this featured post every Monday, I don’t recall a week with 500 new listings but the market has definitely been trending in that direction and this week we hit that milestone. And…

This week in Charleston real estate

this week in Charleston real estate

March madness is here and what a weekend it was for the NCAA Men’s Tournament with upsets galore and more than a few brackets got busted including mine of course. But how did the Charleston real estate market do despite the distraction of wall to wall basketball. Pretty good actually. First of all, new listings…

This week in Charleston real estate

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

Happy St. Patrick’s Day and that means, wear green and a Guinness (or two) sounds pretty good for later today. The listings keep on coming with another 466 homes listed for sale this week. It’s most definitely a spring thing! But the good news is that buyers are out in force and another 326 homes…

Charleston Real Estate Market Report, February 2014

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February is typically not the most important month in the world of Charleston real estate and one month does not make a trend but this might be one of the most interesting monthly market reports that I’ve written in quite a while. Let me explain. First of all, February is the last month before the…

This week in Charleston real estate

This week in Charleston real estate

There are definitely signs that the spring Charleston real estate market has gotten started in a positive way. New listings have been in the mid 400′s for the past 2 weeks and almost 350 homes went under contract last week. The number of active listings remains under 6000 but is edging closer at 5714 homes…

This week in Charleston real estate

This week in Charleston real estate

I always target the first of March to get your home ready to list for the spring selling season and lots of sellers did just that this week with a whopping 453 new homes for sale coming on the market. But despite that, the number of active listings in the Charleston MLS as of this…

This week in Charleston real estate

This week in Charleston real estate

Despite reading national reports about real estate cooling (and they aren’t 100 percent referring to the cold winter), the strong momentum in the Charleston real estate market continues. February marks the end of the off-season for real estate and is one of the slowest months for closings since it also only has 28 days. So…