Charlotte House Hunter Blog

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Real Estate Broker/Owner - Jonathan and Associates, Inc
A look on what's happening in and around Charlotte North Carolina, the hottest city in the South East. Reading and commenting on my blog has been known to cause hair to grow back, relationships to get mended, to increase your pay, and make you more attractive to the opposite sex.

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2008 

 The Keller Williams Listing System (kwls) was developed a year or so ago to give Keller Williams Realty associates and more importantly their clients, more exposure of their listings on the internet.  Some of the highlights of the KWLS include:The ability to add 30 listing photos, documents, and...
03/31/2008
Real Estate Market Update for Single Family Homes in Mecklenburg County North Carolina Area 5 including: Charlotte Neighborhoods West of Providence Road and East of Park Road including, Cherry, Dilworth, Myers Park, Barclay Downs, Foxcroft, Beverly Woods, Cameron Wood, South Park, Quail Hollow, O...
03/28/2008
This morning, a change went into effect changing how Square Footage is displayed.  Before, the MLS required that agents go and measure each home and put their findings in the system.  The Real Estate Commission even has a booklet that anyone can read and figure out as to how to measure.  There wa...
03/27/2008
In any market, someone is out there buying real estate...they're just not buying your home.  I believe that far too often, sellers and to a point their agents fall into the trap of "it will sell eventually."  However, I choose not to follow that logic because most often, those homes are the ones ...
03/26/2008
The Charlotte area the lone city with home price appreciation for the month of January according to the S&P / Case-Shiller Price index.  Charlotte saw a modest 1.8% increase in home values while prices Nationally fell 11.4% during January.  This was a the steepest decline since the price index be...
03/25/2008
I've been blogging now for about six months and I've become one of the more prolific bloggers in the Charlotte area.  I guess I'm full of hot air and quick hands.  I had no idea what would come of all the blogging of my day, my transactions, my observations and irritations however I've been recen...
03/24/2008
Real Estate Market Update for Single Family Homes in Mecklenburg County North Carolina Area 4 including: Charlotte, Matthews. Neighborhoods West of Hwy 74, Indepdendence Blvd. and East of Providence Road including, Grier Heights, Chantilly, Cotswold, Elizabeth, Eastover, Beverly Crest, Sardis Woo...
03/24/2008
I understand that when you run for President, it's very common to pander to those people who haven't decided who they are going to vote for but this is pretty close to being outrageous.  Consider with me for a second if Senator Clinton managed to pass a law that would stop foreclosures for six ye...
03/24/2008
Tonight, the Charlotte City Council will meet to discuss whether or not to increase the water rates for city water users in Charlotte.  The Charlotte area was in a severe drought last year and city officials made pleas to residents to cut back on their water use voluntarily.  Some did but it was ...
03/24/2008
What do you when you are without question one of the most popular sports figures in the United States and certainly in your own sport?  Plaster your name on everything.  Since obtaining his own naming rights from DEI, Dale Earnhardt Jr. has been cashing in on endorsements from GoDaddy.com, bevera...
03/23/2008