Check out the Upstate’s Hottest Craft Breweries

Check out the Upstate’s Hottest Craft Breweries

Lately it seems like from Landrum to Travelers Rest there is a new craft brewery on every corner. And while many of us agree there can never be enough beer it’s so hard to decide where to try next. To help in your quest, we’ve complied a list of some of the most...
The Settlement in Simpsonville

The Settlement in Simpsonville

No longer a sleepy little bedroom community to the big city of Greenville over the last several years Simpsonville has grown into its own. Now a thriving self-contained town including chain big box stores, coffee shops, grocery stores, recreational options and a...
Rising Mortgage Rates

Rising Mortgage Rates

Well, the feds did it, they raised the interest rates once again. They started out slow in March with a quarter-point hike and steadily increased to the end of July with another three-quarter point hike. From credit cards to basically any type of variable or...
Due Diligence in SC Residential Property Contract

Due Diligence in SC Residential Property Contract

While in the past due diligence has been an option in a South Carolina residential property contract, a potential buyer could either use paragraph 8 repair procedure, or exercise the due diligence addendum, which is basically the time period between when a...
Do I Have Termites?

Do I Have Termites?

Perhaps you’ve been noticing a few things out of the ordinary around your home and yard lately. And you have a nagging suspicion you may have termites. While your best bet is to contact a professional exterminator the information below may help to answer some of your...
Tips on Minimizing Property Capital Gains Taxes

Tips on Minimizing Property Capital Gains Taxes

Perhaps you sold your home this year. Or even though mortgage rates are rising, it’s still a seller’s market, and you’re trying to decide if it’s time to pull the trigger and call your Realtor. Whatever your situation, these practical tips may be able to help reduce...
The Living is Easy at Carriage Hill in Easley

The Living is Easy at Carriage Hill in Easley

While a short drive to downtown Greenville via I-85, Hwy 123 or Hwy 153, Carriage Hill, Easley’s premier community, has been developed with an eye toward everyday conveniences and carefree living. Taking full advantage of the beautiful rolling countryside populated...
Tips for Hiring the Right Plumber

Tips for Hiring the Right Plumber

Selecting just the right plumber for your home repair and maintenance needs can be tricky. And frankly recommendations and online reviews are often bias. Need some help deciding? Here’s Carolina RES’s top 10 tip list for hiring the right plumber. Make sure they...
Downtown Greenville Housing Market: Home Inspections

Downtown Greenville Housing Market: Home Inspections

So much in life is cyclical and that is especially true when it comes to revitalizing neglected urban areas. At the turn of the 20th century downtown Greenville was thriving. Then in the 1960’s a seismic shift to the suburbs began, turning the center city into a...