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Inflation Reaches Highest Level Since 1982
Posted Mon, Jan 17th 2022 10:58 am
Led by higher prices for homes and vehicles, consumer prices soared by 7.0% in December from a year ago. It was the largest year-over-year gain since June 1982. Supply-chain constraints and str...

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Hoppin Johns: A New Years Tradition
Posted Wed, Jan 5th 2022 11:46 am
Forget champagne - in the South, hoppin’ John is a standard New Year’s fare. This simple, delicious dish of peas, pork and rice has graced holiday tables since the 1800s. Although it’s believed...

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Where to Drink in Charleston Right Now, December 2021
Posted Tue, Dec 21st 2021 5:10 pm
There's a wealth of opportunities for imbibing in Charleston, but where to find the latest and greatest? The newest and hottest? Click the link for an updated cocktail heat map of places to vis...

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The Poinsettia Flowers Lowcountry Roots
Posted Fri, Dec 17th 2021 1:14 pm
Known as the December birth flower, poinsettias have long symbolized good cheer and success and are said to bring wishes of merriment and celebration across the world during the holiday season. B...

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Waiting For a Big Drop in Home Prices? It Could be a While
Posted Mon, Nov 29th 2021 4:54 pm
With mortgage rates falling during the COVID-19 crisis, many households were able to refinance to monthly lower payments. Due to a mortgage payment being the most prominent payment households mak...

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14 Charleston Restaurants to Book for Thanksgiving Day
Posted Wed, Nov 17th 2021 3:03 pm
Not in the mood to cook Thanksgiving dinner from scratch this year? No worries, as Eater Carolinas has put together a map of Charleston restaurants that will be open + serving on Thanksgiving Day...

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The History of She Crab Soup in Charleston
Posted Thu, Oct 21st 2021 3:36 pm
She crab soup, a Southern seafood staple, has a rich history that began right here in Charleston. According to legend, the first bowl of she-crab soup was made at John Rutledge House Inn in the...

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Two Reasons Why Waiting a Year Could Cost You
Posted Tue, Oct 19th 2021 1:42 pm
If you’re a renter & want to become a homeowner, or a homeowner who’s decided your current house no longer fits your needs, you may be hoping that waiting a year might mean better market conditio...

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Rooms with a Boo: 10 Haunted South Carolina Inns
Posted Thu, Oct 14th 2021 12:07 pm
South Carolina's historic hotels & inns offer a wide array of uniqueness; sometimes of the ghostly kind.  If you're looking for a room with an extra guest, there are plenty of spirited options g...

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High End Kitchens & Luxurious Bathrooms are Post Pandemic Must Haves
Posted Thu, Oct 7th 2021 10:54 am
In an attempt to social distance, homeowners spent a lot more time in their homes last year, especially in their kitchens cooking, cleaning, and eating well. Zillow Research analyzed closed hom...

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Prost! Oktoberfest Events Right Here in Charleston
Posted Wed, Oct 6th 2021 4:35 pm
Oktoberfest is happening now in Charleston, and local spots are breaking it down Bavarian-style with brats, pretzels, and brews galore. It’s time to bust out your lederhosen and welcome Oktoberf...

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South Carolina Real Estate Market Cooling Off After Busy Summer
Posted Thu, Sep 23rd 2021 10:34 am
The real estate market in South Carolina is cooling down, according to a report from the South Carolina Realtors. The report revealed 9,670 homes were sold across South Carolina in August, a 0.2...

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Where to Find the Perfect Patch to Pick the Perfect Pumpkin
Posted Fri, Sep 17th 2021 12:52 pm
With Halloween coming up, it’s officially pumpkin season and there is no shortage of pumpkin patches in Charleston this year.  There is always something nostalgic about traipsing through the dir...

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How to Come Up with the Downpayment for Purchasing a Home
Posted Mon, Sep 13th 2021 3:47 pm
Most Americans want to own a home, but the down payment required to purchase a house makes owning property, difficult.  Coming up with the cash for the down payment is particularly challenging f...

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Appraisal Gap: When a Home’s Value Is Lower Than Your Offer
Posted Tue, Sep 7th 2021 4:15 pm
When you buy a house, your mortgage lender will require an appraisal. Sometimes the lender's appraiser says the property is worth less than you've offered to pay. An “appraisal gap” is when there...

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Weekend Getaway: Spend the Day in Goose Creek
Posted Fri, Aug 20th 2021 12:31 pm
You know the city of Goose Creek - Charleston’s next-door neighbor, just a ~30 minute drive up I26W. But did you know that it’s one of the fastest-growing cities in SC?  Goose Creek’s growth is ...

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Charleston holds on as SC’s largest city, but its Nearby Towns are Booming
Posted Fri, Aug 13th 2021 9:53 am
Charleston has done it again. After officially eclipsing Columbia as South Carolina’s largest city back in 2017, the Holy City will get to hold onto those bragging rights. The population in the ...

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Beloved Neighborhood Restaurant Park Cafe Changes Name, Menu, Vibes
Posted Mon, Aug 9th 2021 11:54 am
Wagener Terrace restaurant, Park Cafe, has reopened as dinner-focused eatery Park & Grove.   During the pandemic, fewer people dined out for lunch and breakfast, so Park Cafe owner, wanted to fo...

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Major Changes Coming For Highway 41 in Mt Pleasant
Posted Fri, Aug 6th 2021 4:23 pm
After four years of controversy and changing plans, Charleston County has rolled out a new concept to improve the densely traveled S.C. Highway 41 in Mount Pleasant. They're calling this, “a road...

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To Renovate or Not To Renovate Before You Sell
Posted Thu, Aug 5th 2021 10:06 am
When thinking about selling, homeowners often feel they need to get their house ready with some remodeling to make it more appealing to buyers. However, with so many buyers competing for availab...

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