Mount Pleasant Real Estate News
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Friday Aug 19 | via The Summerville Journal-Scene
South Carolina mortgage expert, Frank Hanna, joins LifeTree Lending, LLC of Mount Pleasant as senior loan officer, residential and commercial lending. Before joining LifeTree Lending, Hanna was vice president, regional sales manager for BNC in Charleston. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 16 | via Charleston Business Journal
After many months of year-over-year increases, the number of homes sold in the Lowcountry during July decreased nearly 3% compared with July 2015. Last month, 1,643 homes sold at a median price of $240,000, according to the Charleston Trident Association of Realtors ' monthly market report. Comment?
Jul 28, 2016 | via The Summerville Journal-Scene
Dunes Properties recently added Sis Marshall to its office at 214 King St. and Lisa Hartley to its Mount Pleasant team currently located at 1400 Palm Blvd. on Isle of Palms. Marshall is a real estate agent with deep roots in Charleston. Comment?
Jul 24, 2016 | via Post and Courier
When Jeff Gruber learned his new job required him to move to Charleston from Virginia, he started looking for homes as soon as possible last fall. The “official count” of average net new arrivals to the region is 35 people a day, according to the Charleston Regional Development Alliance. Comment?
Jul 11, 2016 | via Post and Courier
The master-planned Carolina Park community off U.S. Highway 17 recently surpassed 500 home sales in the 1,700-acre tract near Wando High School, according to Brian Keels, asset manager and marketing director at Carolina Park. The community offers a range of designs from nine home builders. Comment?
Friday Aug 26 | via National Mortgage News
According to figures released by the South Carolina Realtors Association, home sales slumped in 13 of the state's 16 regions. Sales were down 5.9 percent in the Western Upstate, which includes Anderson, Oconee and Pickens counties. Comment?
Wednesday Aug 24 | via Fox News
It's a common refrain, perhaps even more so in the heated 2016 race - but one South Carolina realtor is trying to cash in on the voter discontent. Jeff Cook has put up roughly a dozen billboards across eastern South Carolina with pictures of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton staring down, next to the phrase, "Moving to Canada? We can sell your home." Comment?
Monday Aug 15 | via Post and Courier
A new report from Bankrate.com says South Carolina registers the fifth-highest closing costs in the country, or $2,321 on a $200,000 home . That's above the national average of $2,128. Comment?
Thursday Aug 11 | via SBWire
South Carolina Mortgage Expert, Frank Hanna, joins LifeTree Lending, LLC Mount Pleasant, SC as Sr. Loan Officer, Residential & Commercial Lending. Prior to joining LifeTree Lending, LLC Frank was Vice President, Regional Sales Manager for BNC Charleston, SC Office. Comment?
Monday Aug 1 | via Post and Courier
Two Charleston-area communities are listed among the top 10 most affordable in South Carolina, according to a study by financial technology firm SmartAsset. It measured housing costs relative to income and found unincorporated Ladson and the city of Goose Creek made the cut. Comment?
8 min ago | via Korea Herald
The overseas bond fund managed by Korea's leading Mirae Asset Financial Group is drawing attention amid the prolonged global economic slowdown, group officials said Tuesday. Mirae Asset's Global Dynamic Fund is an overseas bond fund that distributes investors' money to gilt-edged securities from developed and developing countries. Comment?
22 min ago | via MarketWatch
The number of new mortgages approved in the U.K. fell in July to the lowest level in more than a year, a sign that the housing market cooled a little in the immediate aftermath of the U.K.'s decision to leave the European Union. The number of new home loans approved by banks in July fell to 60,912, the Bank of England said Tuesday. Comment?
22 min ago | via USA Today
How 'churning' credit cards for miles can backfire airlines and credit card issuers are cracking down on this ploy, and it may not be such a great idea for some consumers. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2cb8fHU One direct consequence of churning credit card bonus mile offers is that your credit score will take a small hit. Comment?
44 min ago | via South China Morning Post
Although land prices are skyrocketing in China's first tier cities, Albert Lau, chief executive of global property consultant Savills China, said the future of Shanghai's property market is promising because the city's fast development will attract more talent. "Shanghai's ambition to develop into a global financial, maritime and technology innovation centre means it needs to absorb a large number of talented people," said Lau. Comment?
44 min ago | via South China Morning Post
Nomura expects a further 10pc drop medium term, while JLL sees a further 15-20pc correction from current levels, before bottoming out Hong Kong home prices are still going through an adjustment period, despite the improved buying sentiment in recent months, according to property analysts. The fundamentals - slowing local economy, potential interest rate hike and increased new supply - are the bearish factors clouding the sector, medium term. Comment?
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