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List Your Property for Sale

Penny will help you with everything from pricing strategy to developing an effective marketing plan to maximize the value of your property.

List Your Property for Sale

Ifr you are thinking about listing your property for sale, just be aware that the real estate market from Savannah to Charleston is the hottest we’ve ever seen. Now more than ever, you need an experienced, service focused realtor on your side. Especially in today’s market, experience and local knowledge make all the difference. When selling, Penny will help you with everything from pricing strategy to developing an effective marketing plan to maximize the value of your property.

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Market Conditions

Have Home Values Hit Bottom?

Whether you’re already a homeowner or you’re looking to become one, the recent headlines about <a href="https://www.simplifyingthemarket.com/2022/12/12/what-every-seller-should-know-about-home-prices/?a=712644-838b6c55a1809c97da6d61c83d33dbdc">home prices</a> may leave you with more questions than answers. <a href="https://www.simplifyingthemarket.com/2022/12/27/confused-about-whats-going-on-in-the-housing-market-lean-on-a-professional/?a=712644-838b6c55a1809c97da6d61c83d33dbdc">News stories</a> are talking about home prices falling, and that’s raising concerns about a repeat of what happened to prices in the <a href="https://www.simplifyingthemarket.com/2023/01/11/todays-housing-market-is-nothing-like-15-years-ago/?a=712644-838b6c55a1809c97da6d61c83d33dbdc">crash in 2008</a>.

January 18, 2023
Market Conditions

What Past Recessions Tell Us About the Housing Market

It doesn’t matter if you’re someone who closely follows the economy or not, chances are you’ve heard whispers of an upcoming recession. Economic conditions are determined by a broad range of factors, so rather than explaining them each in depth, let’s lean on the experts and what history tells us to see what could lie ahead. As Greg McBride, Chief Financial Analyst at <em>Bankrate</em>, <a href="https://www.bankrate.com/investing/stock-market-outlook-2023/">says</a>:

January 16, 2023
Market Conditions

Is It Time To Sell Your Second Home?

During the pandemic, second homes became popular because of the rise in work-from-home flexibility. That’s because owning a second home, especially in the luxury market, allowed those homeowners to spend more time in their favorite places or with different home features. Keep in mind, a luxury home isn’t only defined by price. In a <a href="https://www.investopedia.com/articles/personal-finance/092414/investing-luxury-real-estate.asp">recent article</a>, <em>Investopedia </em>shares additional factors that push a home into this category: location, such as a home on the water or in a desirable city, and features, the things that make the home itself feel luxurious.

January 12, 2023
Market Conditions

Today’s Housing Market Is Nothing Like 15 Years Ago

Today's housing market is very different than the frenzied one from the past couple of years. In the second half of 2022, there was a dramatic shift in real estate, and it caused many people to make comparisons to the 2008 housing crisis. While there may be a few similarities, when looking at key variables now compared to the last housing cycle, there are significant differences.

January 11, 2023
Market Conditions

The Truth About Negative Home Equity Headlines

Home equity has been a hot topic in real estate news lately. And if you’ve been following along, you may have heard there’s a growing number of homeowners with negative equity. But don’t let those headlines scare you.

January 10, 2023
Market Conditions

What Experts Are Saying About the 2023 Housing Market

If you’re thinking about buying or selling a home soon, you probably want to know what you can expect from the housing market this year.

January 9, 2023
Market Conditions

Have Home Values Hit Bottom?

Whether you’re already a homeowner or you’re looking to become one, the recent headlines about <a href="https://www.simplifyingthemarket.com/2022/12/12/what-every-seller-should-know-about-home-prices/?a=712644-838b6c55a1809c97da6d61c83d33dbdc">home prices</a> may leave you with more questions than answers. <a href="https://www.simplifyingthemarket.com/2022/12/27/confused-about-whats-going-on-in-the-housing-market-lean-on-a-professional/?a=712644-838b6c55a1809c97da6d61c83d33dbdc">News stories</a> are talking about home prices falling, and that’s raising concerns about a repeat of what happened to prices in the <a href="https://www.simplifyingthemarket.com/2023/01/11/todays-housing-market-is-nothing-like-15-years-ago/?a=712644-838b6c55a1809c97da6d61c83d33dbdc">crash in 2008</a>.

January 18, 2023
Market Conditions

What Past Recessions Tell Us About the Housing Market

It doesn’t matter if you’re someone who closely follows the economy or not, chances are you’ve heard whispers of an upcoming recession. Economic conditions are determined by a broad range of factors, so rather than explaining them each in depth, let’s lean on the experts and what history tells us to see what could lie ahead. As Greg McBride, Chief Financial Analyst at <em>Bankrate</em>, <a href="https://www.bankrate.com/investing/stock-market-outlook-2023/">says</a>:

January 16, 2023
Market Conditions

Is It Time To Sell Your Second Home?

During the pandemic, second homes became popular because of the rise in work-from-home flexibility. That’s because owning a second home, especially in the luxury market, allowed those homeowners to spend more time in their favorite places or with different home features. Keep in mind, a luxury home isn’t only defined by price. In a <a href="https://www.investopedia.com/articles/personal-finance/092414/investing-luxury-real-estate.asp">recent article</a>, <em>Investopedia </em>shares additional factors that push a home into this category: location, such as a home on the water or in a desirable city, and features, the things that make the home itself feel luxurious.

January 12, 2023
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