Monthly Archives: November 2010

Top Eleven Reasons to List Your House for Sale During the Holidays

November 24th, 2010 Happy Holidays! As you are gathering with friends and family, I wanted to get this message out to you now, in case the topic of moving arises… People have been discussing with me lately whether to list … Continue reading

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Celebrating the Season: From Our Home To Yours

Thanksgiving is a special holiday and unique in its celebration of being thankful.  It is a time to offer thanks for life’s many blessings, create memories with family, friends, and loved ones, and well, let’s not forget the turkey!  Thanksgiving … Continue reading

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An Old Holiday Tradition, Charleston Style

The holidays are upon us, and a big part of the season involves holiday traditions. One of my favorite childhood memories from the holiday season is going to see “The Nutcracker” ballet at Gaillard Auditorium.  Charleston Ballet Theatre performs this … Continue reading

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Why Are House Prices Falling?

reposted by Hilary Rieck, Realtor, Elaine Brabham and Associates Real Estate by The KCM Crew on November 12, 2010 · In the past few days, three separate pricing reports showed that national house prices have begun to soften. Altos Research … Continue reading

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Short Sales – The Newest Hot Button Issue!

Short sales and foreclosures in and of themselves are certainly hot topics in today’s real estate world both locally and nationally.  Recently, the question of disclosing short sales has become a highly publicized and debatable issue that concerns buyers, sellers, … Continue reading

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10 Tips For New Buyers

If you’re thinking that now would be a great time to buy, what with mortgage rates being at an all time low, you’d be right!  But where should you begin?  Realty Times recently posted a good article to help buyers … Continue reading

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Home Sales Could Enter ‘Virtuous Cycle’

We are all curious and anxious about the 2011 real estate market.  This week Rob Freedman of REALTOR® Magazine, wrote about a possible “positive trend.” article re-posted by Hilary Rieck, Realtor®, Elaine Brabham and Associates Real Estate hilaryr@comcast.net Daily Real … Continue reading

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5 Simple Ways to Live Green

Green is definitely the new black.  But all the environmental buzzwords like going green, green solutions, and green technology may leave you wondering what are some simple, cost effective ways to incorporate sustainable, environmentally friendly options into your home and … Continue reading

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You’re Invited!

Elaine Brabham and Associates recently moved to a new, bigger office, and to celebrate, we’re having a Thanksgiving Drop In with food, drink, and warm hospitality on Thursday, November 18th, from 12:30 – 2:30 PM.  We’d love to see you, … Continue reading

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Modifications Not the Answer to Foreclosure Crisis

A great article on the current foreclosure situation that Elaine Brabham and Associates would like to share. by Steve Harney on November 5, 2010 Even the government now realizes that there is no way to prevent a large number of … Continue reading

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