By Audra Walters

Should Mortgage Rates and Inflation affect my Home Search?

To List, To Buy or To Wait?With inflation and rising mortgage rates people are starting to hesitate on whether now is the time to buy a new home, in result making sellers anxious if now is the right time to list their home. While the media and the news may be increasing the worry among […]

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By Audra Walters

Why You Need a Realtor In a HOT Market

The buzz is still abounding. Charleston’s housing market is HOT. The inventory is low throughout the Lowcountry and the demand is not slowing. After all, for a whopping ninth year in a row, Charleston, South Carolina, has been voted the best city in America by Travel + Leisure readers. So if the market is still […]

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By Audra Walters

On Trend: Rattan Furniture

Rattan is a climbing palm vine that grows on rainforest trees and is harvested in the wild. Harvesters have to travel by boat into the rainforest and often work in dangerous conditions making classifying it as a luxury material. Designer rattan pieces can cost you anywhere between $1,000-$10,000 depending on their age and style (vintage […]

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SOLD: Johns Island Gem

As the Charleston housing market is still moving super swiftly, especially Johns Island SC real estate, I rarely take the time to relish in one success before moving ahead with the next, but this house on Johns Island was too cute not to share! Proudly sold by yours truly with Front Porch Properties SC this […]

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By Audra Walters

Top 3 Myths of Home Staging

1- Staging is only for wealthy clients. “My house isn’t big enough to stage.” “My house isn’t valued high enough.” “It’s out of my price range.” We hear this ALL. THE. TIME. Let’s put an end to this today. Staging isn’t just for million dollar listings. In fact, staging can be MORE beneficial to smaller […]

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By Audra Walters

To Sell or to Summer? You don’t have to choose!

With the fast-paced housing market in full swing in Charleston it can be daunting to figure out how to navigate a Spring/Summer schedule while your house is on the market. Whether it’s long term travel, vacations or house guests it can seem difficult to manage while trying to get your home sold. I have a […]

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By Audra Walters

Staged & Sold, No Better Pairing.

While we often talk about our partner company Charleston Staging, and we are always working to educate and support you in the Charleston Real Estate Industry through Front Porch Properties we rarely discuss how their forces combine for our clients. While Charleston Staging does many staging projects for individuals and fellow real estate agents throughout […]

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By Audra Walters

Homeownership- It’s time to take the plunge in Charleston.

We all know the market in Charleston (and everywhere) is crazy right now, but what’s even crazier? THE PRICE OF RENTING! It’s time to stop writing those checks every month to a home you aren’t investing in. Let me introduce you to your next long term relationship: HOMEOWNERSHIP. If you have the time to be […]

By Audra Walters

Spring Cleaning, Step One to Listing Your Home.

If you’ve been considering listing your home for sale in Charleston, S.C. Spring is a great motivating factor. Why? SPRING CLEANING, of course. In Spring home owners not only clean unmentioned and forgotten about services (cue light switches and base boards), but attention is also paid to outside the home making it the perfect clean […]

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By Audra Walters

Introducing Auden + Avery

The much anticipated pre-launch of Auden + Avery has arrived! A partner to Staging Charleston, Auden + Avery has sourced the best rattan, cane and woven furniture at a price you can afford here in Charleston, SC. If you like Serena & Lilly but don’t like the sky high prices, you’ll LOVE Auden & Avery. […]