Most of what is written here will pertain to real estate and economic issues pertaining to the Columbia SC area, although I may sneak in a story or two about baseball or the universe or good service received at a restaurant. I represent sellers of existing homes and buyers of new and existing homes in the Columbia SC area.
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Listed and Sold 87 Springway Drive East Lake Columbia SC 29209 3 bedroom home in the East Lake neighborhood off Garners Ferry Road in Columbia, SC. This 4 year old home has over 1625 square feet of heated space and a one car garage. 87 Springway Drive is located on a cul-de-sac wit...
100% Rural Housing Loans Are Still Alive! Hopkins SC Golden Gate Mortgage still has 100% Rural Housing Loans available until the funding runs out. With a minimum credit score of 620 there is no required mortgage insurance to carry and the program is not limited to first time home buyers. Al...
New Short Sale Program Should Simplify Home Sales Short sales are not scary. They are just business as usual in today's economy. A short sale is an arrangement between the current home owner and their mortgage company. The mortgage company agrees to accept a buyer's offer that is less than th...
Completed Short Sale In Hopkins SC Hopkins SC This nice 4 bedroom home in the Rosecliff neighborhood on Trotter Road just sold. Here is a great testimonial letter I received from the seller: Terry Edwards exceeded our expectations and anticipated sidesteps along the way. We were out of state ...
Columbia SC --- Who We Are I have been looking over some reports about our city recently and here is what I have learned about who we are and what others think about us. According to a Forbes.com report of the most affordable cities in the U.S. for 2009, Columbia ranked No. 12 in the bang-for-you...
The nuthatch family was none too happy this morning when this guy dropped in to interrupt their breakfast
Commercial Growth Along Garners Ferry Road In Columbia SC Columbia SC The face of the Garners Ferry Road (Hwy 378) area east of Columbia is changing again. From remodeling entire shopping centers to brand new franchises on both sides of the highway business is bustling. All the farms and fi...
Lake Katherine Area of Columbia SC In the early 1900s Lake Katherine was a vacation spot with a few weekend cottages on dirt roads scattered along the banks. By the 1950s the City of Columbia had expanded to the largest in-town lake and brick ranch homes were being built by the hundreds. The La...