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Real Estate Sales Representative - Pawleys Seaside Realty, Pawleys Island SC

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2010 

"I want to buy a foreclosure!" We probably hear this from people at least once a week. However, when we ask what they mean "buy a foreclosure" most people don't really know.  We like to break it down as follows:   Foreclosure Auction: In Connecticut, when a property has more value than the outsta...
Posted almost 4 years ago
In the mid 1800's Alice Flagg, a young girl born into an upper class family in South Carolina, along the coast. It is told that she was in love with a young man who was just a lumberjack. Her brother was  a doctor, and disapproved, he demanded she not to see the lumberjack again. Alice and the y...
Posted almost 4 years ago
Rosecrest is a quaint relaxed beach community here in Pawleys Island. Homes range in the lower $200,000's.  A few recently sold much below that price... This is a fabulous location and very close to the Perfectly Pristine Pawley's Island Seashore! Great location for a primary residence or second ...
Posted almost 4 years ago
That is one of the most frustrating parts of this business! I re bloged this one! ThanksI have a client that wants to buy your home... but....I can't reach your agent. I have a buyer who needs to buy a home in Danbury, New Fairfield, Bethel or Brookfield, CT. He is spending over $600,000. (that i...
Posted almost 4 years ago
For a limited time Centex is offering a Travel Credit, to anyone that travels to one of the communities, of up to $1,000.00.  The credit will be paid back to each customer with additional closing costs applied at closing!  Dollar for dollar credit for any documented travel when you set an appoint...
Posted almost 4 years ago
$ 177,000 Click here! East of Rt 17, in Pawleys Island SC Litchfield area is a small community of townhouses, only ten units. Nestled among the live old oaks with just a glimpse of the marsh. Convienant to the beach, shopping and only 20 minutes to the Myrtle Beach airport. No outside maintanance...
Posted almost 4 years ago
Thanks for the post. I think that it is ten times more effective than mailing out a postcard to walk the neighborhood, if it is allowed. This is something I have thought about doing since I got into Real Estate. I never have done it. BUT...Once a year I have an annual Neighborhood garage sale. I ...
Posted almost 4 years ago
Thanks! Great reminder...... Now is the time to buy! Owning a home is empowering!Dont take my word for it. Take the Federal Reserves. Its Survey of Consumer Finances has consistently found a huge gap between the wealth piled up by homeowners and that accumulated by renters.  Average net worth of ...
Posted almost 4 years ago
Great Post! Inspiring & Full of Hope! Make me want to really build up the momentum!!! Prospect, Prospect Prospect! Good Luck to you~For most of us who are concerned about the market continuing to decline, and with governement bailouts gone. Whats Next?  Super low interest rates is my bet...  We a...
Posted almost 4 years ago
Good article, thanks for sharing.It is always good to see or read fair and balanced media portrayals about Reverse Mortgages. Unfortunately there are not enough. Yesterday, Amy Hoak wrote a very fair article in Marketwatch about Reverse Mortgages. It is a worthwhile read. Here is the link to it: ...
Posted almost 4 years ago
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