Is 2020 Your Year to Make a Move?

We know you’ve got all the right moves. From your epic holiday dance routine to persuading Fido to sport the knitted sweater and matching hat to the dog park - this is your year!  Why not add one more fabulous move to your list? The move to your new home. Maybe you are finally ready to stop renting, or want to move closer to work or need more space for [...]

Ready to sell your home? Here are six simple things that will help your sale

Getting your home ready to sell can be a stressful process. What should you pack away? What should you keep out on display? What is staging, exactly? We understand the entire process can seem daunting, but have no fear, Savvy is here! Cristina Grossu is not only a Savvy + Co. Real Estate agent, she is also the co-owner of Anchor Staging Co. We asked Cristina to share her top six tips that will [...]

Savvy + Co. Has The Strategy AND The Stats!

We aren't just in the market... We make the market. Want to find our how we do it? CHARLOTTE Sold Price to Original Price (List Side) | Create Infographics | Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. CHARLOTTE Average Days on Market (List Side) | Create Infographics | Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed.   Call us today if you're thinking selling in 2014 and let's discuss our specific marketing and [...]

Darling on Bay Street

For Sale in Chantilly - 2141 Bay Street As you get closer to Charlotte’s downtown and pass through Plaza-Midwood on one side and Elizabeth on the other, you will come upon one of Charlotte’s quaint, cottage neighborhoods: Chantilly. These dollhouses were built post-war when two bedrooms and one bath could hold a family of four or more. Solidly constructed with hardwood floors, plaster walls and adorable curb appeal, these homes [...]

Dilworth Real Estate Market Snapshot

Spring is upon us! With all the excitement of warmer weather in the air, let’s stop for a quick look at the current Dilworth Real Estate Market: Dilworth's Latta Park in Bloom! Homes for Sale in Dilworth: 26Maxwell 1 Maximum Sold Price in Last 30 Days:  $785,000 (6 bed, 3 bath, 3200 square feet) Dilworth Homes Sold in Last 30 Days: 3 Dilworth Homes Under Contract in Last 30 Days: 13 Average [...]

Coming Soon: Fall in Love with 280 Shoreline Loop

Coming Soon: Fall in Love at 280 Shoreline Loop: This stunning home will take your breath away and make you want to move in immediately! This home’s stylish and modern living room has Brazilian floors with abounding space and views of Lake Norman at every turn. Cozy up by your slate fireplace and bask in the sunshine while enjoying your surround sound. You also have amazing flex space down stairs [...]

Charlotte Home Prices Up….We’re Just A Swingin!

Standard & Poor’s Case Schiller Home Price Index indicates that home prices in the Charlotte area are on the upswing. Charlotte home prices rose one percent in June 2012 versus May 2012. This is the fourth straight month of rising home prices in the Charlotte MLS area. According to Rhonda Gibbons Realtor Savvy+CO… “I’m seeing a lot more sales activity, even multiple offers especially in the more traditional Charlotte neighborhoods. [...]

SHOULD Versus IS And Pricing Your Charlotte Home For Sale

Should:  “to indicate that an action is considered by the speaker to be obligatory“. Should is the biggest dilemma homeowners face when they try to price their home to sell. We paid X, six years ago so it should be worth Y. We added a hot tub and granite counter tops that should add X to the value. The neighbors up the street sold for Y with no bonus room we should get at least Y times [...]

South Charlotte’s Ardrey Neighborhood in Wonderful Balance

I’m not a “numbers” guy but statistics can be interesting. Rhonda is working with a couple of buyers interested in the South Charlotte Ardrey neighborhood*. Ardrey has always been a personal favorite of Rhonda and me – happy Charleston style homes with front porches packed with friendly neighbors and kids – one day I expect we’ll end up there! Oh and the wonderful Ardrey Kell High School and Community House [...]

Montibello Home Prices Rebound (interesting) Good Time to Sell?

Montibello is hot(ter). Full disclosure Rhonda and I have lived (Sentinel Post Road) in Montibello for nine years – we love it! Montibello is one of Charlotte’s classic neighborhoods like a Myers Park, Barclay Downs or Mountainbrook – a favorite of the south Charlotte locals! I hesitate to say native because there are so few native Charlotteeans…we are a relocation mecca! But I digress… I found these really interesting real estate statistics on Montibello home [...]