Charles Sampson Real Estate Group – Provides Customer Results With Better Value

The first 16 days of 2015, the Charles Sampson Real Estate Group worked with three clients who all have a property under contract. One couple from Connecticut who we had their villa on Hilton Head Island on the market in 2002 for $385,000. A short time later, they took it off the market  and relisted …


Hilton Head Plantation Lead Sales of All Hilton Head Communities in 2014

By Charles Sampson Overall it was not as good as 2013, but it still was the second best year since 2005. Even though there were fewer sales, other factors in our market continued to improve. The days on the market dropped by 3.4% and the median sales price saw a 2.3% increase. Average sales price also improved…


Thankful for Living on Hilton Head Island in the South Carolina Lowcountry

By Charles Sampson Charles Sampson Real Estate Group of Charter One Realty As a child when my family would vacation at the beach on Hilton Head Island, I did not imagine that one day Hilton Head Island would become my home.  I am very thankful to say that for the past 43 years Hilton Head…


Why Hilton Head Island & The Lowcountry

2014/15 Festival Season has something for Everyone – True Family Enjoyment! Hilton Head Island is so much more than just Great Golf and the Beach! Most weekends in the Fall and Spring on Hilton Head Island offer some type of festival.  The 2014/15 Festival Season kicked off with the Bluffton Boiled Peanut Festival and the Italian…


Hilton Head and the Lowcountry Housing Update

 Important Information About The First Eight Months of Real Estate Sales in 2014 Statistics have shown that the 2013 real estate market was the best since the top of the market in 2005. We saw a beginning of stabilization of the market in 2012, with the prices of homes under $500,000 firming up. www.CharlesSampson.com/blog Hilton Head…


2014-2015 Schedule For Hilton Head Island Arts and The Real Estate Selling Seasons

By Charles Sampson of Charles Sampson Real Estate Group of Charter One Realty On Hilton Head Island we are blessed to have a very good Arts and Culture Community. The kickoff for the Arts Season is mid-September to early October. This same period has been a very good real estate season for Hilton Head Island…


How Charles Sampson Solves Your 2015 Farmer’s Almanac Icy Winter Dilemma

The winter of 2014 was not easy if you lived in the Midwest or the Northeast. Well, the Farmer’s Almanac has some pretty discouraging news for the 2015 winter. It is supposed to be WORSE THAN 2014. This means what seems like non-ending cold and snow. It seems like forever and it can be so very dismal. A snowy winter…


Hilton Head Island Fishing and Lowcountry Adventures

Hilton Head Island is more than great Golf and the Beach. There are all kinds of outdoor activities on Hilton Head Island and in the Lowcountry for residents and visitors. Hilton Head has been designated as a Silver Level Bike Friendly Community and there are over 60 miles of bike paths to explore and enjoy….


RBC Heritage

As the snow and ice melt for our friends North and West of Hilton Head Island, we hope they have seen the final storm of 2014 that the Weather Channel had reported to be of “historic proportions.” We are sure the Northeast Midwest, and eve as close as Atlanta and North Carolina area ready for…


Start of Spring on Hilton Head Island and in the Lowcountry

It may not officially be Spring, but there are four or five very good reasons that we know it is here!  The weather and blooming flowers are the first clue.  As I write this blog it is 75° on Hilton Head Island today and the azaleas and red buds are beginning to bloom.  The second thing…


Hilton Head Island and Lowcountry 2013 Real Estate Update

Due to a very active start, 2013’s Hilton Head Island and Lowcountry real estate activity will go down as the best year since 2005.  However, the Island number of home sales will still be over 550 units or just over 1/3 less than the number sold in 2005.  We feel the 2013 good numbers are…


Indulge In Hilton Head Island’s Restaurant Week

There is always so much to see and do in Hilton Head Island, and the upcoming Hilton Head Island Chamber Restaurant Week, taking place from January 25th – February 1st, 2014,  is no exception.  Along with the beautiful beaches and fabulous golf found here in Hilton Head Island, visitors and local alikes will have 8 delicious days to sample a…


The Hilton Head Real Estate Market Continues To Improve Year-to-date

September 2013 real estate sales on Hilton Head Island and in the South Carolina Lowcountry which are reported through the Hilton Head Area Association of Realtors continue to be an improvement over the YTD numbers when compared to 2012.  BUT….!  Before we get to “the BUT”, let’s talk about the good facts:  Pending sales (number of properties put under…