staging charleston
By Audra Walters

Staging Matters. (Period.)

We always preach the importance of staging, whether you hire professionals, like Staging Charleston, or you DIY. It matters! This home was listed by TWO prior agencies who didn’t appropriately guide the clients on staging. After the clients had no success with the two other agencies I got a call to list this townhouse. On […]

staging Charleston
By Audra Walters

Staged: $11.8 Million Dollar Beach House

Staging Charleston is proud to share one of our latest completed projects 1751 Atlantic Ave, Sullivans Island. Staging this new construction home on Sullivan’s Island was a dream come true. From the exquisite details of architecture to the breathtaking views this new construction home was a stager’s ideal blank canvas. Our team put in some […]

auden and avery
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 […]

just sold johns island sc
By Audra Walters

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

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]