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By Desmond Meade
(Keller Williams Realty)
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   With interest rates low, many renters are starting to think about purchasing a home of their own. While simple rental cost vs. mortgage cost comparisons can be very attractive, buying a home is a serious commitment, and there are many factors to consider:  How long you plan to live in the hom...

By Stuart T. Reynolds
(EXIT Real Estate Solutions)
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        I'm sure that in this climate of rampant foreclosures that most every agent is dealing with at least one, and maybe more, foreclosure or short sale. I never had before any of this started but I certainly am now and I have learned alot in short succession. I approached my first short sale ...

By Desmond Meade
(Keller Williams Realty)
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HOUSING & RECOVERY ACT OF 2008 *OFFICIAL INTREPRETATION OF THE ACT TO BE RELEASED BY THE RELATED GOVERNMENT AGENCIES. First Time Home buyer Tax Credit-Allows first time home buyers to take up to a $7500 tax credit if they purchase a home as their principal residence from 4/9/08-4/1/09.  The credi...
On July 11, I received an email from a lady named Debra about her Columbia SC relocation plans. After an initial Buyer Needs Analysis Interview on the telephone and an exchange of emails, we began our real estate journey. By sunset on August 11, she was in her new home. How did she feel about the...

By JL Boney, III, Columbia, SC Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker)
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JL Boney, III | Russell and Jeffcoat | 803-730-9601 418 Upland Trail Road, Elgin, SC Wonderful home in Greenhill Parish. Minutes from shopping, dinning, and I-20. 3BR/2.5BA Single Family House offered at $427,500 Year Built 2006 Sq Footage 3,300 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms 2 full, 1 partial Floors Unsp...

By JL Boney, III, Columbia, SC Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker)
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JL Boney, III | Russell and Jeffcoat Realtors | 803-730-9601 116 Bakers Point Road, Columbia, SC Located in Wildewood, this wonderful brick home is sure to please. Minutes from the lake and golf course, shopping, and dining, this one has it all. 4BR/3.5BA Single Family House offered at $474,900 ...

By Chip Jefferson
(Gibbs Realty and Auction Company)
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    Details   Photo Gallery Elmwood (Columbia, South Carolina, US - 29201) MLS® $459,900 Own a peice of History Open House Friday, August 08, 2008 5:30 AM to 7:30 AM Quick Links Virtual Tour Request More Info Mortgage Calculator Show Map Email Listing Schedule A Showing Attachments View Listing ...

By Mark Corral
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Real estate in Lake Carolina seemed to be at a stand still last week.  A total of 1 home out of about 200 went under contract.  On a more positve note 7 homes in Lake Carolina closed this past week.  The average sales price was 205,454 with an average of 2428 sq.ft. and took an average of 187 day...

By Mark Corral
(Keller Williams Realty)
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The new Ashland subdivision is open in Lake Carolina, but is this good for the neighborhood?  My answer is yes and no.  It's good for those wanting to buy in Ashland, not good for those who need to sell.  The real estate market in Columbia has shifted over the past two years, making it an excelle...

By Mark Corral
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Lake Carolina's schools are among the best in South Carolina. Here's a video that highlights Lake Carolina Elementary

By Mark Corral
(Keller Williams Realty)
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I like to use the word stalled to describe our local market.  It has not yet started to decline.  I also use this word because home prices have not increased like they have the past few years, but they haven't decreased either.  In fact, most seller who bought their home 2-3 years ago are selling...

By Mark Corral
(Keller Williams Realty)
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There truly is no better neighborhood in the Columbia, SC area than Lake Carolina.  Voted Columbia's Community of the Year for an unprecedented 8 years in a row, Lake Carolina sits in the ever growing northeast side of town.  Lake Carolina's real estate is unmatched with over 30 neighborhoods wit...

By Hunter Jackson
(Exit Sandlapper Realty)
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When Things go Wrong While Purchasing Columbia SC Real Estate I am not going to kid you, things do often go wrong or sideways in a Columbia SC Real Estate transaction.  Things do sometimes take a nosedive. But don't worry, things can always get better! These days, the major thing we see going wro...
July 22, 2008 To:  Columbia SC Homeowners and Irmo SC Homeowners From: David A. Patterson, Broker & Certified Residential Specialist Re:   Selling Homes is My Business Dear Midlands Homeowner: I want to express my appreciation for your visit to this web page and giving me an opportunity to discus...

By Hunter Jackson
(Exit Sandlapper Realty)
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The Most Expensive Homes in Columbia SC Real Estate While I love telling all of you about Columbia SC Real Estate, I thought it would be fun to be just a bit gluttonous.  To desire what some wish to, to explore the human condition.  Today I am going to write about the most expensive houses in the...

By Hunter Jackson
(Exit Sandlapper Realty)
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Buying Columbia SC Real Estate and Calling on Yard Signs I get the call from a Columbia SC Real Estate Buyer all the time, "How much is the house listed at 123 Main Street".  Of course, I will tell you.  But I also want to know a bit more.  I ask things like, "Is your house already listed".  The ...

By Hunter Jackson
(Exit Sandlapper Realty)
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Wildewood Neighborhood Columbia SC Real Estate Homes for Sale As many of my readers know, I absolutely love talking about the different Columbia SC Real Estate neighborhoods.  Columbia real estate is blessed to have many great neighborhoods, all over the city, to choose from.    Today I will be t...

By Hunter Jackson
(Exit Sandlapper Realty)
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Columbia SC Foreclosure Deals Alright everyone.  I can't say it enough.  Now is the time to buy Columbia SC Real Estate Foreclosures.  I just finished doing a search on some homes that had caught my eye. Some great investment properties, for Columbia SC Real Estate investors or owner occupants, a...

By David Patterson, ibdp3
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At times, it can be very difficult to find information online about movie theaters and showtimes. Therefore, this is my attempt to save everyone from "Internet Surfing Frustration". Here is a list of the most popular theaters and cinemas. If you'd like one to be included in this list, please send...

By David Patterson, ibdp3
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Over the past six months, I have experienced a significant amount of traffic on my website and blogs. After doing some analysis of the data, I decided to share with you the 10 Most Popular Neighborhoods with homes for sale throughout Columbia SC. Please Note -- Crime Statistics, demographics and ...

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