Charleston Real Estate News November 2020

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Five Reasons to List Your Home Now

As the holidays approach, there are typically fewer homes listed for sale since fall and winter are considered the slow season for home sales. But times aren’t exactly normal; in fact, home sellers should consider putting their homes on the market now. Here are five reasons why:

1. There Aren’t Enough Homes for Sale

The number of homes on the market is at or near an all-time low, according to the National... Read More

Home Sales Surge, but More Inventory Is Needed to Meet Demand

Existing-home sales have continued their climb, setting the fastest pace since December 2006. Low mortgage rates, pent-up buyer demand, and continued job recovery are the key factors fueling the market. Sales are expected to continue their growth throughout the rest of 2020.

Low Mortgage Rates Offer Buyers More Purchasing Power Mortgage rates have remained below 3% for the past several months, according... Read More

Add Cozy, Natural Appeal to Your Kitchen with These Decor Trends

The kitchen is a great place to spend time with family and friends, and the warmer and more inviting it is, the better. Here are some trendy ways to add natural appeal to your kitchen:

Feature Wood

If your home already has wooden beams installed, then stripping these down and staining them adds instant character. But if you’re not so lucky, it’s easy to install... Read More

Celebrate Your Family and Friends This Holiday Season

The holidays are a time to gather with family and friends, but this year might look a little different. Instead of seeing your loved ones across a dining table, the conversations might be flowing through your favorite video-conferencing platform. COVID-19 might have changed the holiday season this year, but you can still make it one to remember.

Share a Home-Cooked Meal

Some people love spending the holidays whipping up pie dough and mashed potatoes. If you’re among them, you don’t have to scale down your feast just because not everyone can make the trip to your house this year. Instead, package up the turkey, ham, and fixings, and make deliveries to your local... Read More

Four Signs It’s the Right Time to Downsize

Every year, hundreds of thousands of Americans decide to move into a smaller home, otherwise known as downsizing. Doing so allows them to spend less time cleaning, less money on utilities, and may even give them the ability to live without a mortgage. Here are four signs it’s time to downsize:

Too Many Empty Rooms

If you have several empty rooms in your home, it may be time to consider moving to a smaller abode. When you downsize, you won’t need to deal with cleaning, heating, cooling, and lighting sizable spaces that you hardly ever use. Instead, you will be able to enjoy your entire home without wasted space... Read More

Kelly Percy Esquibel  -  (843) 303-3423 Charleston Real Estate News  -  November 2020