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HOLMES:  Charleston real estate market still on fire

HOLMES: Charleston real estate market still on fire

By Doug Holmes, contributing editor | The Charleston real estate market continues to set records. A couple of weeks ago, we hit an all-time high, 452, for the number of residential properties going under contract in one week. This year will probably see the most transactions ever in our tri-county area. 2016 was the second busiest year ever, but only by a few hundred transactions.

by · 05/16/2017 · 0 comments · Real estate, Views
REAL ESTATE:  Local real estate market continues to boom

REAL ESTATE: Local real estate market continues to boom

By Doug Holmes, contributing editor | 2016 was a banner year and so far, 2017 is even stronger for real estate sales in Charleston. 2016 turned out to be our second-busiest year ever with over 17,000 residential home sales. Only 2005 was stronger with almost 18,000 sales. The median sales price reached an all-time high in 2016 of $245,000.

by · 04/10/2017 · Comments are Disabled · Real estate, Views
REAL ESTATE:  Charleston continues to rocket forward

REAL ESTATE: Charleston continues to rocket forward

By Doug Holmes, contributing editor | The Charleston real estate market continues to outperform. We are well into the busy spring season and it’s been the busiest year ever so far.

by · 05/16/2016 · Comments are Disabled · Real estate, Views
MYSTERY:  This one may be pretty easy

MYSTERY: This one may be pretty easy

Here’ a scene that should be pretty familiar to folks who walk around downtown Charleston. There’s no prize this week — just the satisfaction of knowing you guessed it right — if you do. Send your guess — and the town you live in — to editor@charlestoncurrents.com. Photo by Michael Kaynard, Kaynard Photography.

by · 12/21/2015 · Comments are Disabled · Mystery Photo, Photos
HOLMES: Real estate hot, but may be undervalued

HOLMES: Real estate hot, but may be undervalued

By Doug Holmes, contributing editor | Last month in my first article for Charleston Currents, I gave you an historical perspective on the Charleston real estate market and a current snapshot of the tremendous buying activity in today’s market. The buying activity has continued its rampage over the last month and prices look very good, but not out of control.

by · 07/13/2015 · Comments are Disabled · Real estate, Views
Morris: Learn about volatility now in the market

Morris: Learn about volatility now in the market

JAN. 26, 2015 | The DOW is at 18,000. Wait, the Dow is at 17,200. What now, it’s back close to 18,000. Look again and low 17,000s appear to be the target. We experienced this type of rollercoaster ride just about every week in January. It’s up. It’s down. In short time frames, there were seemingly big swings. What happened?

by · 01/26/2015 · Comments are Disabled · Money, Views