John March's Real Estate Blog

Services for Real Estate Pros - Charisma Media Group, LLC - 50622
Bluffton, Hilton Head Island Real Estate



There are many qualities that make this an ideal first or second home. Here are 6 good reasons to consider this home.First, the lagoon view is exceptional.  Second, this is a home that has seem minimal use--having been lived in for three short vacations by the owners. The yard, and the home have ...
My Cutting-Edge Strategy: Bare Bones Staging I'd like to thank all of those who took the time to share their thoughts with respect to the "stage or not to stage" post. Some of the comments were quite insightful and very helpful. Others were a bit more--how shall we say----the word "caustic" comes...
I was going to stage this vacant townhome--still might. But, I thought more about it and wanted to make it look just like new construction--because, it almost is--never been lived in and is more than "nearly new." It's been vacant because the seller had a change in plans and had to relocate-- an...
 Levitt and Son, developers of The Tradition in Hardeeville, filed Chapter 11 on  Friday of last week."Abraham Levitt started Levitt and Sons as a luxury home builder in 1929. But the builder is best known for creating Levittown, which was developed for returning soldiers from World War II. The f...
I am constantly amazed at the resilience of some segments in this current market.Yesterday, I visited a new planned unit development: Hilton Head Lakes in Hardeeville, SC. I wanted to get educated on what looks like an up and coming, upscale gated community in an unlikely place: Hardeeville.You m...
Yesterday, I received three responses that disagreed with the amount of down-payment I suggested (20%) for first time home-buyers. The gist of the disagreement was: "There aren't many first time home buyers who have that much to put down..." I welcome and respect the opinions and comments I recei...
The Townes in Bluffton-Nearly New 177 South Street, Bluffton, SC 29910 Click to View Show Portrait Homes’ newest community in the Bluffton area, the Townes at Buckwalter offers low maintenance living for residents who enjoy beautiful grounds with walking and bike paths, a pond, a pool and a club...
Much is made about the American dream--home ownership is seen by many as almost a "right". We're in the current mortgage mess because people have failed to act responsibly: It's not the best time to buy, if you don't have cash to put down--at least 20%It's not the best time to buy if you don't ha...
  This month's recap inludes the prevailing price ranges of all active listings in Sun City as well as the number of active listings for each neighborhood within Sun City. There is a summary at the end of the recap.Active Listing Recap by Neighborhood  Neighborhood   # of ListingsPrice RangeAvera...
 Within Sun City there are distinice neighborhoods. Each has it's own governance with oversight by the community association. The Duke of Beaufort community had the most activity and it is the oldest "community within Sun City that feature Del Web Built homes with mature landscaping.  Recap of Sa...

John March

"Engage, connect, prosper" (Matt 6:33)
Contact The Author
Bluffton, Hilton Head Island Real Estate