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. […]

SEWE Charleston SC
By Audra Walters

Hello Charleston: Events are BACK!

From Concerts to comedy, farmers markets and festivals it seems like our beloved Holy City may be getting back to its ever-so-sociable self (with caution, of course). *Knocks on Wood* Are you stir crazy and ready to get out and mingle? Visiting the area while looking for your new home in the Lowcountry? Here are […]

By Audra Walters

Are Mortgage Rates Heading Up? Will buying in Charleston now save you later?

If you’ve been considering buying a new home in Charleston it’s no doubt you’ve been paying attention to the media hype about mortgage rates. Mortgage rates have been at an all time low since the pandemic and, in result, making it a large motivation for clients to buy in the Lowcountry. Up, down, low or […]

Front Porch Properties SC
By Audra Walters

Seasons are Changing, or Are They?

2021 was a big year for us at Front Porch Properties and Staging Charleston, as well as for the entire real estate industry {especially in Charleston}. With inventory down 6%, median sales prices up 18% with most listings getting 2.7% of asking and selling in 52.7% less time Charleston county is a real estate force […]

Catlette House
By Audra Walters

Moving on Up in 2022?

If you plan on making moves in the upcoming year here are a few things to NOT do in the next couple months to make your home mortgage approval much less complicated: 1- DO NOT max out your credit cards holiday shopping. 2- DO NOT make any large purchases such as a new car, boat […]

By Audra Walters

Happy Thanksgiving

I know we all say it every year, but man, this year is flying by! After 2020 and COVID-19 and all the crazy, unpredictable, rollercoaster of a year we all hoped for a ‘normal’ 2021… and while we maybe didn’t get just that I feel we all (myself especially) have so much to be thankful […]

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By Audra Walters

Audra Walters: Real Producer

I was honored (and excited) this past July to be the ‘cover girl’ for Charleston Real Producers Magazine. Real Producers is an exclusive real estate magazine distributed to the select top 100 producers in a given market. Being selected, not only for a feature, but the cover this Summer was one of the highlights of […]

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By Audra Walters

Absent Appraisers?

In a nutshell the appraisal of a home determines the approval of the buyer’s loan amount. The buyer’s mortgage lender uses the appraisal to determine if the house is worth the amount of money that the buyer wants to borrow to buy it.  If you’re hearing a buzz about appraisers dragging their feet it’s not […]

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By Audra Walters

Updating Your Home to Sell

Should you update your home? This is a constant question that I feel like has gotten more attention with the recent pandemic. Many of my followers, friends and clients are in the debate of whether or not to update their home either to sell or with the goal of selling in the near future (next […]