Staging Charleston Home Staging Audra Walters
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 […]

Staging Charleston Home Staging Audra Walters
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. […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]