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By Audra Walters

Flood Plains- Worth the Risk?

When moving to, or within the lowcountry, we all have concerns about flooding, especially when it could mean pricey additional insurance. Here is all you need to know about Flood Plains when searching for your new home in Charleston. First clarification: EVERY area is technically a flood zone. A lot of my clients ask “is […]

By Audra Walters

Let’s Take a Dip

We’re taking a quick dip into pool ownership. With the Summer heat amping up many of those looking to buy a new home in Charleston are considering the idea of a house with a pool… but is it all its cracked up to be? Let’s discuss. What we most often get asked is “will having […]

By Audra Walters

“Are the Schools Good?”

“How are the schools?” This is a question we are asked all the time as realtors, especially with more and more clients moving to the Lowcountry from out of state. Due to the  Fair Housing Act, which “prohibits housing discrimination based on race, religion, sex, or family/economic status” we, as realtors, most often will not give you […]

By Audra Walters

New Neighborhood Spotlight: The Settlement

The Settlement at Ashley Hall is Charleston’s newest best (not) kept secret; and the first in decades to be located INSIDE the I-526 connector. This neighborhood is rocking the Southern Charm card being chosen by Southern Living as Charleston’s first and only Southern Living Inspired Community. The development has a multitude of floor plans to […]

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By Audra Walters

Why Choose Front Porch Properties SC?

We love to discuss our staging branch, Staging Charleston, but often don’t discuss our real estate component and what makes Front Porch Properties S.C. unique. In the oversaturated seller’s market of Charleston it is easy to be bombarded with a multitude of realtor referrals. Honestly, finding the right real estate agent can be as personal […]

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By Audra Walters

Due Diligence Explained- Front Porch Properties

Due Diligence. Sounds like a fancy term for someone doing the right thing doesn’t it? You’re not far off! If you’re wondering what this term means when navigating your home buying adventure let us explain. Due Diligence, in layman’s terms, is a buffer within a specific timeframe most often after an offer is accepted and […]

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By Audra Walters

Give your Green a Facelift on a Budget

How to cost effectively update your yard before selling this spring.Need to put a little TLC into your curb appeal this spring? While the seller’s market is rampant in Charleston, S.C. a little extra yard love can go a long way in attracting the right home buyers. After spending time and budget on your interior […]

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By Audra Walters

The Pandemic & Real Estate

We are all aware that the COVID-19 pandemic has affected nearly every aspect of our daily lives, but what about real estate? While we may have had a busier than ever at Staging Charleston and Front Porch Properties 2020 in Charleston, S.C. (and start to 2021) it is not to say that the pandemic hasn’t […]

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Looking back on 2020- Front Porch Properties

HAPPY NEW YEAR!While 2021 may not be off to the ideal start Front Porch Properties and Staging Charleston still hopes you are feeling rejuvenated and optimistic for the year ahead. 2020 was a complicated year for so many, and in so many ways, but as we look back on what it brought to us as […]