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Lumber Prices Continue to Price Home Owners - and Builders - Out of the Market
September 22, 2020

Lumber Prices Continue to Price Home Owners - and Builders - Out of the Market

Lumber prices increased 14.9% in August, marking the largest four-month gain since such data was first recorded in 1949 and the second-largest gain since seasonally adjusted data became available in 1975. Such a sharp increase has put unnecessary pressure on home owners and builders alike to figure out how to close the gap.

Charleston Area Real Estate Market April Update
May 21, 2020

Charleston Area Real Estate Market April Update

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David Kent, President of The Real Buyer's Agent, Charleston 1st Exclusive Buyer's Agency, talks review the real estate market data for March 2020. His presentation compares 2018, 2019, and 2020 real estate market in Charleston, Berkeley, and Dorchester Counties.

Market Update  4/24/20 - 4/30/20
May 1, 2020

Market Update 4/24/20 - 4/30/20

Amazingly, our real estate market here in Charleston went about business as usual. We were considered an essential business because people have to have shelter. Of course, we expected a huge slow down in demand. But we didn’t see it.