Here’s what we found out and how to reclaim your money. A record-setting amount of workers quit their jobs during the pandemic, if you are one of those workers, you may have forgotten your 401(k) plan along the way. When you quit a job, there are few options; you can either leave your 401(k) with your… Continue reading Did you know that Over 20% of 401(k) plan funds are lost or forgotten?! We didn’t either!
THE REALITY BEHIND CREDIT APPS HOMEBUYERS NEED TO KNOW Credit apps know that you’re concerned about your credit score and how it affects large purchases, like a home, and they’re looking to cash in. Consumer Reports recently concluded an investigation into credit services like Credit Karma, Experian Credit Report, and others that provide financial advice… Continue reading THE REALITY BEHIND CREDIT APPS
Brick sidewalks, historic churches, Spanish moss and top-notch seafood–there’s only one place you can find all these things, and that’s Charleston, South Carolina. The oldest (and largest) city in the state, Charleston has been known for everything from its friendly locals to its incredibly well preserved historic architecture. Waterfront views and old time charm are… Continue reading Charleston’s Top Attractions That Will Have You Making the Move
Spring has sprung and the azaleas are in bloom! April starts off with a bang ushering in some of the biggest events of the year, not to be missed by locals and visitors. We have the Cooper River Bridge Run, WTA Volvo Tennis Tournament, and Flowertown Festival to name just a few. Hop in your… Continue reading CHARLESTON AREA APRIL CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Around the time when millennials were criticized for their love of pink and avocados, a myth began to emerge that the 18-36 age group are uninterested in buying homes. While there are many reasons why this misperception exists, the truth is, millennials are just as interested in making this life-changing investment as previous generations were.… Continue reading MYTH: MILLENIALS AREN’T BUYING HOMES
Easter is Here! And so is Spring and all the fun events that come with it! Get your family geared up for a fun Holiday weekend in the Lowcountry! Charleston is a city that always knows how to celebrate the joys of life every day, but when a holiday is on the horizon, the city… Continue reading Charleston Area Events March 30 – April 1st, 2018
Were you afraid of growing up and giving up your stress free childhood? Apparently Generation Z. has no fear at all. The post-Millennial crop of kids, those born in 1995 and later, are already moving into homeownership! Maria Lamagna, writing for MarketWatch says just shy of 100K members of Gen Z, whose ages top out… Continue reading MOVE OVER MILLENIALS, GENERATION Z IS ALREADY BUYING HOMES!
Cash may be king, but words are pretty powerful, too: One of the most effective ways to win a bidding war is to write the seller a letter as well as getting a full credit approval with your mortgage lender prior to placing an offer. All-cash offers nearly doubled a buyer’s chances of trumping others,… Continue reading HOW TO WIN A HOME IN CHARLESTON’S COMPETITIVE MARKET
It’s time to break out those boots, scarves, and hats. November is here and that means cooler weather, the Carolina Fair, and oyster roasts are coming to Charleston. Thanksgiving is also upon us and the holiday season opens with the Holiday Festival of Lights at the James Island County Park. Here are your November calendar… Continue reading CHARLESTON NOVEMBER CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Cooler weather is coming and we are certainly ready for a break from the heat! September brings the Jazz Fest, Charleston Restaurant Week, and Charleston Beer Week all in the same month. Here is your September calendar of events: Aug 30-Sept24: Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Dock St Theater 1-3: 9th Lowcountry Jazz Festival, N Chas… Continue reading SEPTEMBER CALENDAR OF EVENTS IN CHARLESTON