February 2017

There are 4 blog entries for February 2017.


When I am working with a buyer client we often speak on the subject of why they picked Charleston.  Most claim they want to move out of colder climates.  As Charleston has wonderful weather most of the year it fits the bill for those that want to escape cold climates and shoveling snow.  Many move to Charleston for history, culture, the arts, the amazing food, the friendly people and laid back atmosphere.

But did you know that Charleston, South Carolina is ranked as one of the top 20 places to invest in real estate? One of the top places to retire and the number one city in the world!    The real estate market in Charleston has been on the radar for some time.  Even the locals are a little shocked at the home values.  Buyers are paying

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Join in on one of Charleston's favorite event weekends of the year! Charleston Wine + Food Festival will kick off on March 1st and run through March 5th of 2017. The long weekend is packed full of fun events located at a variety of venues in and around Peninsular Charleston. Tickets have been on sale for a while now, but luckily there are still plenty left for many of the events. Take a look at the full schedule of available events here and be sure to buy your tickets before time runs out!

One of our favorite events that the festival offers year after year is the Culinary Village which takes place in the afternoons on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. This is a great option for those of you looking for variety. Marion Square transforms into a one big

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SEWE weekend is always a popular time to explore Charleston, SC. A three-day showcase of everything we love about wildlife and nature, this event has a little something for people of all ages. A brilliant combination of events including fine art exhibits, conservation education, sporting demonstrations, and chef demos from local restaurants will be sure to attract a big crowd to the Lowcountry. Tickets are still available for many of the events. The events will take place this Friday - Sunday, February 17th - 19th. Take a look at the schedule and be sure to purchase tickets before they sell out!

Handsome Properties, Inc. will be participating in the fun this year! Find our hospitality tent in Marion Square throughout the weekend for some relaxation

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Sold! Handsome Properties is happy to announce that 14 Elliott Street has a proud new owner. This beautiful 1740-era row house is found in the desirable South of Broad neighborhood in Downtown Charleston and boasts some of the chicest interiors we’ve ever seen. Selling agent, Julia Armstrong, said that the buyer is thrilled with his purchase. 

"It was an absolute pleasure representing the sale of this house," Armstrong said. "It has been renovated to perfection. The new owner is sure to enjoy his time spent here."

Between the typical masonry style exterior and the unique interior design 14 Elliott Street exudes style and design. The home was completely transformed with custom renovations by architect Heather Wilson, contractor Brett Elrod and

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