summerville real estate: Flowertown Festival 2011 - Summerville SC - 03/29/11 03:11 PM

Flowertown Festival 2011
Summerville, SC
April 1st-3rd

photo compliments of www.greatersummerville.com
One of the sure signs that spring is upon us here in the Metro Charleston SC area is the blossoming of the many azalea flowers and the festival that celebrates this - The Flowertown Festival.  The Flowertown Festival is held every year in Summerville, SC and has been for nearly 40 years.  The festival was started to raise money for the local YWCO (Young Women's Christian Organization).  The festival has expanded from its humble beginning back in 1973 to a large and much anticipated event that is now … (0 comments)

summerville real estate: Charleston SC Homes Sold Stats - Nov 2010 - 12/13/10 11:04 AM
Charleston SC Homes Sold Stats - Nov 2010
Below are statistics for home sales in the metro Charleston SC area for the month of November.  This includes the Tri-County areas of Berkeley, Dorchester, and Charleston counties as well as a few areas outside of the metro including Edisto Beach, Colleton County and parts of Orangeburg County. 
The Average Sales price is the central tendency of the data set.  In this case the data set is the sales price per house sold.  The Median Sales price is middle number of the group when they are ranked in order. 
Note: CHS=Charleston County; CLN=Colleton … (0 comments)

summerville real estate: Summerville SC Real Estate News - 05/08/09 03:15 PM
Summerville SC is a suburb of Charleston SC and is located northwest of Charleston off of I-26.  Summerville appeals to both families and businesses and is one of the fastest growing cities in the Lowcountry.  Summerville has a fairly large population at a little over 48,000 people but still has a small town feel and attitude.  The town was originally settled just after the revolutionary war by plantation owners but the town was not officially created until 1848.  There has seen a huge population increase in the last 20-30 years due in large part to its increased popularity to local military … (0 comments)

summerville real estate: Making Interest Rates Work for You! - 03/20/09 11:48 AM

"What do I do first?"  This is the question most often asked of me in real estate, both verbally and non-verbally.  If a buyer does not come right out and say it for reasons of ego and pride, their body language of discomfort screams the question at me.  With a wink and a smile my answers is always this "You've already taken the first step....you've found a good Realtor to guide you though the process."  
The second step is to determine your "Purchasing Power" by contacting a reliable and reputable lender.  Several factors come into play when determining your purchasing … (0 comments)

summerville real estate: Summerville Real Estate News - Homes Sold Stats - 03/17/09 04:19 PM
Summerville South Carolina is a beautiful city located on the outer edge of the Charleston Metropolitan.  It is the choice of many "Charlestonians" as the place to call home.  Summerville is known for its beautiful homes in the downtown area, its Flowertown Festival, and for its ever popular Dorchester II school district.  The real estate market in Summerville is still relatively good, but as the information demonstrates below the area has taken a hit from the homes sale numbers of a year or two ago.  Expect much of the same for at least the remainder of the year.  Predictions are that … (0 comments)