Tuesday, November 28, 2023 / by Sonya Reiselt
As a seasoned real estate agent, I've had the privilege of guiding numerous clients through the exciting journey of home buying. One recurring topic that often arises is the debate around open floor plans. While these layouts have gained immense popularity in recent years, weighing the pros and cons before deciding if it's the right fit for you is essential.
Spacious Feel: Open floor plans create a sense of expansiveness, making even modest-sized homes feel more significant. The seamless flow between spaces can be visually appealing and conducive to a more relaxed lifestyle.
Natural Light: With fewer interior walls, natural light can penetrate more areas of your home, creating a brighter and more inviting atmosphere. Natural light not only enhances the aesthetic but can also contribute to energy savings.
Entertaining Made Easy: Hosting gatherings becomes a breeze when your living, dining, and kitchen spaces seamlessly connect. It allows for easy interacti; ...
Tuesday, November 21, 2023 / by Sonya Reiselt
We’re sending our best wishes and thanks to you this Thanksgiving. Thank you for choosing The Homesfinder Realty Group to help you realize your real estate goals in the Lowcountry.
If you're looking for options in the Beaufort area for Thanksgiving dinner, here are some of the restaurants open on Thanksgiving day.
Brody’s Bar & Grill, 47 Ferry Drive, Lady’s Island, 843-524-2500
The Fillin Station, 57 Sea Island Parkway, Lady’s Island, 843-522-0230
Roadhouse Ribs, 7 Toppers Lane in Port Royal, 843-379-8899
The Rhett House Inn, 1009 Craven Street, downtown Beaufort, 843-524-9030
IHOP, 266 Robert Smalls Parkway, open 24 hours, 843-379-1300
Madison’s, 925 10th Street in Port Royal, 843-524-3663
Morgan River Grill, Dataw Island Marina, 843-838-3474
Thanksgiving Dinner Take-Aways
The following local spots are offering a Thanksgiving take-away dinner. Some pre-orders will apply and menu options are usually fixed, so it would be a good idea to; ...
Tuesday, November 14, 2023 / by Sonya Reiselt
When buying a new home in the Lowcountry, it is important to have a home inspection done to ensure the house is in good condition. A home inspection company can identify any issues with the property, allowing you to make an informed decision on whether to proceed with the purchase. However, it is crucial to choose a reputable home inspection company for accurate and reliable results.
To get the best value for your money, here are 6 key things to look for in the best home inspection company.
When researching home inspection companies in Beaufort, Hilton Head, and the surrounding area, it is crucial to consider their years of experience. Experienced companies are more likely to have a proven track record of providing quality services and spotting flaws. Therefore, it is important to inquire about the length of time the inspection company has been in business.
When selecting a home inspection company, it is crucial to verify that they emplo; ...
Tuesday, November 7, 2023 / by Sonya Reiselt
Ready to get a jump start on your holiday shopping as well as get into the spirit of the season? If you're looking for the perfect gift for someone special this holiday season, check out these local Lowcountry holiday markets and events starting next week in Beaufort and Hilton Head Island!
Holiday Market of Beaufort
Fri, Nov 17 – Sat, Nov 18
240 Sams Point Rd, Beaufort, SC
The Holiday Market of Beaufort is returning for 2 days, featuring more than 50 incredible vendors.
The Friday night tickets (21+ only) include beer, wine, & hors d’oeuvres, and you’ll be the first to check out the top vendors of the weekend.
Friday – Sip and Shop – 21+ Tickets $25. 6p-9p
Saturday – A family-friendly shopping day! Free. 9a-3p
Beaufort Homes for the Holidays - Sunday Tour
Fri, Nov 17, 5:30 – 7:30?PM
105 Distant Is Dr, Beaufort, SC
Join us for the 22nd Beaufort Homes for th; ...
Tuesday, October 31, 2023 / by Sonya Reiselt
When purchasing a second home in the Lowcountry, it is important to note that the mortgage rules differ from those of your primary residence. It is also crucial to understand the distinctions between buying a second home and an investment property, as these terms are often used interchangeably.
The Meaning of “Second Home”
A second home is a property where you reside for part of the year, in addition to your primary residence. It is typically a vacation home, but it can also serve as a place for work purposes. For instance, you may own a condo in a city where you frequently work, even though it is not your primary residence.
When considering a mortgage for a second home, it is important to note that it will typically need to be located in a vacation or resort area (such as right here in the Beaufort area), or meet a specific distance requirement from your primary residence.
A second home loan typically offers a lower interest rate compared to an investment prope; ...