Fort Mill, SC Real Estate News

By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 Fort Mill & Tega Cay, South Carolina Housing Market Update: January 2019 Fort Mill and Tega Cay, South Carolina Housing Market Update: January 2019. Both the Fort Mill and Tega Cay, SC housing markets remained seller markets in January 2019 characterized by inventory and months supply of housing decreasing both areas. Average and median sale prices also dropped in both Fort Mill and Tega Cay in January 2019 compared with one year ago. Closed sales in Tega Cay were up, but down in Fort Mill. Pending sales were down in Tega Cay, but up in Fort Mill. New listings were down by double-digits in Tega Cay and up slightly in Fort Mill. MORE DETAILS ON HOW THE FORT MILL & TEGA CAY HOUSING MARKETS PERFORMED IN JANUARY 2019, CLICK HERE      CHECK OUT THE 12 HOTTEST FORT MILL/TEGA CAY, SC NEIGHBOR...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 12 Hot Fort Mill/Tega Cay, SC Neighborhoods To Watch In 2019 When you're hot, you're hot... and the Fort Mill/Tega Cay, South Carolina housing market in Charlotte's metro area was hot in 2018! Nine of the hot neighborhoods are on this list of 12 hottest selling communities for a second year in a row. Three communities are new to the list. It's clear that new construction sells in Fort Mill and that buyers are willing to pay more for those new homes.    BAXTER VILLAGEBaxter Village remained the best selling Fort Mill in neighborhood in 2018 for a second year in a row. 91 homes sold in Baxter Village, averaging $451,897 in sale price, up from $446,924 in 2017.   SEARCH ALL BAXTER VILLAGE HOMES IN FORT MILL, SC FOR SALE    WATERSIDE AT THE CATAWBAWaterside at the Catawba, a new constructi...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 Fort Mill & Tega Cay, South Carolina Housing Market Update/Videos: December 2018  December 2018 home sales in the Fort Mill and Tega Cay, South Carolina (29715 and 29708 zip code areas) in the Charlotte, NC metro region continued the trends we've seen throughout 2018 and since 2016 with steadily increasing home prices, as inventory remains tight and as "affordable" homes become increasingly harder to find.  Fort Mill, SC Housing Market Video Update: December 2018    Average sale price of Fort Mill area homes increased by 1.2% to just under $359,000 compared with December 2017. Median sale price was down 2% to $323,450 in December 2018 versus December 2017. Average days on market for Fort Mill property listings were 53 days, down five days compared with the same month last year. Median ...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 Fort Mill & Tega Cay, South Carolina Housing Market Update/Videos: November 2018  November 2018 home sales report for the Fort Mill and Tega Cay, South Carolina (29715 and 29708 zip code areas) in the Charlotte, NC metro region. Fort Mill and Tega Cay, South Carolina housing markets remained seller markets in November 2018, characterized by steadily increasing home prices and tight inventory with months supply of housing in both areas dropping along with the days on market. Pending and closed sales both up in November, as were new listings.  Fort Mill, SC Housing Market Video Update: November 2018     The average sale price of Fort Mill area homes increased by 12.7% to just under $359,00 compared with November 2017. Average days on market for Fort Mill property listings were 54 days, d...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 Fort Mill & Tega Cay, South Carolina Housing Market Update/Videos: October 2018  October 2018 home sales in the Fort Mill and Tega Cay, South Carolina (29715 and 29708 zip code areas) in the Charlotte, NC metro region continued the trends we've seen throughout 2018 and since 2016 with steadily increasing home prices, as inventory remains tight and as "affordable" homes become increasingly harder to find.  Fort Mill, SC Housing Market Video Update: October 2018   The average sale price of Fort Mill area homes increased by 7.7% to just under $355,00 compared with October 2017. Average days on market for Fort Mill property listings were 51 days compared with 50 days one year ago. Median days on market in Fort Mill were 28 days, an increase of 6 days compared with one year ago. Price per s...
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By The Vining Group at eXp Realty, Relationships First. Real Estate Second.
(The Vining Group)
This custom built Soni Home in Stanton Heights is a mustsee! This estate home backs up to the greenway and has tons of privacy and incredible curbappeal. The main floor is accented with a semiopen floor plan, multiple entertaining areas, large pantry and inlaw suite with separate entrance and full bath. The Master Suite is located on the main floor as well and features oversized walkin closet, large bathroom and direct access to outdoor deck. The second floor features three bedrooms, three full baths, multiple walkin storage areas, as well as a large bonus room. Still need more room? Check out the incredible 2,500+ sq. ft of unfinished basement. The backyard and outdoor areas are highlighted by screened in porch with EZ Breeze windows and stone flooring, large main floor deck, basement ...
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By Debe Maxwell, CRS, The right Charlotte REALTOR!
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Fort Mill, SC Market Report | OCT 2018   Even during the fall and winter months, Fort Mill continues to be one of the Metro region's hottest real estate markets. Charlotte, being right on the state line of North and South Carolina, borders this popular South Carolina town.  A Fort Mill commute can be shorter to Uptown Charlotte than many areas within the city of Charlotte itself! This pristine South Carolina town offers a variety of home styles, prices, lake and golf course living and excellent schools. Low SC taxes also draw a good number of our Charlotte area relocation clients to Fort Mill.  How’s the Fort Mill residential real estate market doing? Here are the final numbers for November sales: 82 Fort Mill single family homes sold and Closed in September, 2018.   Average list price ...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 Fort Mill & Tega Cay, South Carolina Housing Market Update/Videos: September 2018  September 2018 home sales in the Fort Mill/Tega Cay, South Carolina areas of the Charlotte, NC metro region begins the fall selling season continuing the trends we've seen throughout 2018 and since 2016 with steadily increasing home prices as inventory remains tight and as "affordable" homes become increasingly harder to find.     The average sale price of Fort Mill area homes increased by 4% to just under $331,000 compared with September 2017, while average days on market for property listings were 43 days, down 8.5% (4 days), and median days on market were just 14 days, down 26.3% (5 days) year-over-year. Price per square foot also increased by almost 1% to $128/square foot in September 2018 versus the...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 Fort Mill & Tega Cay, South Carolina Housing Market Update: August 2018  August 2018 home sales in the Fort Mill/Tega Cay, South Carolina areas of the Charlotte, NC metro region continued the trends we've seen throughout 2018 and since 2016 with steadily increasing home prices as inventory remains tight and as "affordable" homes become increasingly harder to find.    The average sale price of Fort Mill area homes increased by 4.1% to just under $341,000 compared with August 2017, while average days on market for property listings were 42 days, down 12.5%, and median days on market were just 17 days. Price per square foot also increased by 6.3% to $135/square foot in August 2018 versus the same period in 2017.  In Tega Cay,  home sale prices averaged just under $347,000 while average da...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 Fort Mill, SC Elementary Schools Amongst Highest Rated Public Schools In Charlotte Metro Area Fort Mill Home to 9 of 20 Best Elementary Schools in Charlotte Metro Area: Fort Mill, South Carolina is home to nine of the 20 best elementary schools in the Charlotte metro area according to the 2019 Best Public Elementary Schools study by Niche.com. Using a combination of U.S. Department of Education data and its own surveys,  Niche.com gave a 50% weight to academics grade; a 20% weight for teachers grade; 15% weight for overall district grade; 10% weight for  culture and diversity grade; and 5% weight for parent and student surveys on overall experience.  Fort Mill Home to 8 of 10 Best Elementary Schools in Charlotte Metro Area More siginificantly, eight of these top nine schools are also r...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 Fort Mill & Tega Cay, South Carolina Housing Market Update: July 2018  July 2018 home sales in the Fort Mill/Tega Cay, South Carolina areas of the Charlotte, NC metro region continued the trends we've seen throughout 2018 and since 2016 with downward pressure on closed and pending sales, as inventory remained tight  and as "affordable" homes become increasingly harder to find.      The average sale price of Fort Mill area homes increased by 3.8% to just over $331,000 compared with July 2017, while average days on market for property listings were 50 days. Price per square foot also increased by 4.0% to $130/square foot in July 2018 versus the same period in 2017.  In Tega Cay, average home sale prices increased 0.9% to just under $345,000 versus July 2017, while days on market were 63....
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 2018 Back-To-School Information for Fort Mill, South Carolina SchoolsJust 15 days to go until Fort Mill Public Schools open in South Carolina for the 2018-2019 school year. Visit the Fort Mill Public Schools website for information on enrolling your children in Fort Mill Schools this coming year, important school dates, bus transporation schedules and more. New Student Registration: to start the new student registration process, a student must reside in the school district’s attendance area (Fort Mill or Tega Cay) at the time of registration. A student must turn 5 years of age on or before September 1, 2018 in order to enroll in Kindergarten for the 2018-2019 school year. Click here to access the on-line registration system for Fort Mill schools. Returning Student Re-Enrollment: to re-...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 Fort Mill & Tega Cay, South Carolina Housing Market Update: June 2018  June 2018 home sales in the Fort Mill/Tega Cay, South Carolina areas of the Charlotte, NC metro region continued the trends we've seen throughout 2018 and since 2016 with downward pressure on closed and pending sales, as inventory remained tight  and as "affordable" homes become increasingly harder to find.      The average sale price of Fort Mill area homes increased by 4.9% to just over $331,000 compared with June 2017, while average days on market for property listings were 51 days. Price per square foot also increased by 4.8% to $130/square foot in June 2018 versus the same period in 2017.  In Tega Cay, average home sale prices increased 0.6% to just under $341,000 versus June 2017, while days on market were 65....
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 Fort Mill & Tega Cay, South Carolina Housing Market Update: May 2018  May 2018 home sales in the Fort Mill/Tega Cay, South Carolina areas of the Charlotte, NC metro region continued the trends we've seen in the first four months of the year and since 2016 with downward pressure on closed and pending sales, as inventory continued to decrease and as "affordable" homes become increasingly harder to find.      The average sale price of Fort Mill area homes increased by 3.7% to just under $329,000 compared with May 2017, while average days on market for property listings were 51 days. Price per square foot also increased by 4.8% to $130/square foot in May 2018 versus the same period in 2017.  In Tega Cay, average home sale prices increased 2.7% to just over $343,000 versus May 2017, while d...
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By Debe Maxwell, CRS, The right Charlotte REALTOR!
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Fort Mill Market Report - June 2018You'll feel as though you're taking a step back in time as you go just across the NC/SC state line into Fort Mill, SC.  Many residents found their way into Fort Mill for the lower taxes and the fabulous school system, which many consider the best in the state.   The affordable homes, the proximity to Lake Wylie as well as easy access to top jobs in the city (Charlotte), have even drawn many former Mecklenburg County 'down south’ to Fort Mill.  In 2018, Fort Mill continues on pace with solid appreciation, each and every month. Inventory is rising in each category with the exception of the $400,000 - $550K price range, down just a bit to 0.2%, year-over-year. Average price per square foot has risen in each price range with the exception of the $400,000 -...
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By Debe Maxwell, CRS, The right Charlotte REALTOR!
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Fort Mill Market Report - May 2018  Fort Mill continues on pace with solid appreciation, as it has each and every month during the past two years. Inventory is rising in each category with the exception of the $400,000 - $550K price range, down 9% year-over-year. Despite the rise in inventory in much of Fort Mill, the market remains below a 6-month supply, a sellers market. The high-end priced homes ($550K+) is approaching a neutral market with a 5.7 month supply, a 21.3% year-over-year increase. Average price per square foot has risen in each price range with the largest increase being 6.3% year-over-year in the $550K and above range. Days on the market (DOM) have changed -8.1% - +13.0% in their respective price ranges.  Average Sales Price - An increase of 2.8% year-over-year at $325,...
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By Debe Maxwell, CRS, The right Charlotte REALTOR!
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
Fort Mill, SC Market Report | MARCH 2018    The numbers for March show that Fort Mill continues to be one of the Metro region's hottest real estate markets.   Charlotte, located right on the state line of North and South Carolina, borders this popular South Carolina town. A Fort Mill commute can be shorter to Uptown Charlotte than many areas within the city of Charlotte itself!  This pristine South Carolina town offers a variety of home styles, prices, lake and golf course living and excellent schools.  Low SC taxes also draw a good number of our Charlotte area relocation clients to Fort Mill.  How’s the Fort Mill residential real estate market doing?  Here are the single family home final numbers for March sales: 54 Fort Mill single family homes sold and Closed in March, 2018. Average ...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
  February 2018 home sales in the Fort Mill/Tega Cay, South Carolina areas of the Charlotte, NC metro region continued the trends we've seen since 2016 and throughout 2017 with pressure on closed and pending sales, as inventory continued to decrease, while demand for homes exceeded supply. The average sale price of Fort Mill area homes increased by 4.8% to just under $327,000 compared with February 2017, while average days on market for property listings were down 4% to 52 days. Price per square foot also increased by 4.9% to $128/square foot in February 2018 versus the same period in 2017.  In Tega Cay, average home sale prices increased by 0.7% to just under $343,000 versus February 2017, while days on market decreased to 66 days, an 8.3% improvement. Price per square foot in Tega Cay...
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By Nina Hollander, Broker, Your Greater Charlotte Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Realty)
 Hot Fort Mill, SC Neighborhoods To Watch When you're hot, you're hot... and the Fort Mill, South Carolina housing market was hot in 2017! See the 10 hottest selling Fort Mill neighborhoods in 2017 which bear watching in 2018... as they will probably remain hot throughout 2018. BAXTER VILLAGE Number of homes sold in 2017: 105 Average year built: 2006 Average listing price: $453,690 Average selling price: $446,924 Median selling price: $437,500 Least expensive home sold: $252,000 Most expensive home sold: $810,000 Average cumulative days on market: 43    SEARCH ALL BAXTER VILLAGE HOMES IN FORT MILL, SC FOR SALE    WATERSIDE AT THE CATAWBA Number of homes sold in 2017: 84 Average year built: 2016 Average listing price: $372,885 Average selling price: $363,514 Median selling price: $327,14...
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By Debe Maxwell, CRS, The right Charlotte REALTOR!
(www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310)
A Dream Home for a Special Buyer - A Disabled Veteran  What an honor to be referred a relative of a fellow ActiveRain member - and an even bigger honor when that agent's family member is a wounded American war veteran.  I can't say thank you enough - and you know who you are - for the honor of being able to assist this wonderful family in buying their new home in the Charlotte area. I wanted to share the story of this incredible family...We first met by phone, had a fabulous conversation and agreed to meet after their long flight, arriving early morning on a Saturday in early April. They decided, last minute, to bag the Saturday showings - they were exhausted from traveling and would just drive around after they napped and then meet up on Sunday to tour homes Sunday and Monday.Instead, ...
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