Finding the Right Home in Charleston – What Will Meet Your Needs?

Finding the right Lowcounty home might take some time. You should always look for something that meets all of your needs. Don’t settle for the first house you see, shop around a bit and consider your options. In this post, we will help you think of things to consider when shopping for your house in Charleston! … Continued

5 Things To Fix Before You List Your House in Charleston

In this blog, we have put together our list of 5 things to fix before you list your Charleston home! Are you thinking about listing your Charleston house? If so, you will likely be making some fixes and upgrades to the home in order to get it listing-ready. But not all repairs are created equal. You … Continued

Tenant Screening in Charleston: What’s Involved? | D Gilpin Properties

Owning a rental property is a big investment. Having great tenants makes all the difference in the world. As a Charleston landlord, protecting yourself and your investment is imperative. In our latest blog, we will discuss some ways to screen your prospective renters.  First things first. When you are advertising a property for rent, be sure … Continued

What is Market Value vs Assessed Value in Charleston

When it’s time to sell your Charleston home, there can be some confusion when determining the value. If you REALLY want to know what it is worth, you can pay to have an appraisal done. An agent should be able to provide you with detailed CMA reports, letting you know what is going on in … Continued

Tips to Make Your Yard a Selling Point in Charleston

A well thought out backyard can be a huge factor when selling your lowcountry home. It can influence the prospective buyers’ entire perception of the property. As such, a messy, overgrown yard can deter buyers and make a horrible first impression. In our latest blog, we have put together some ideas to make your yard a … Continued

Help, I’m behind in my mortgage payments in Charleston!

When you fall behind in your mortgage payments on your Charleston home, it can feel like you’re drowning in debt. Even if you’re able to make your monthly payment, catching up on a past due balance can be an overwhelming challenge. There’s a few options that can help you to avoid foreclosure in Charleston and maybe … Continued

How to Find a Good Real Estate Agent in Charleston

Hiring a real estate agent in Charleston can be frustrating. So what are the steps on how to find a good real estate agent in Charleston? Many local large real estate brokers will spend thousands of dollars each month to ensure that their agents are the most visible, whether it be online, in the Yellow Pages, … Continued