The Charter One Blog

BLUFFTON, SC April 19, 2017—The National Association of Realtors® has announced that Randy Fix, a Realtor® from Bluffton, SC, has become a Sterling R Major Investor in the Realtors® Political Action Committee. RPAC is a national bipartisan grassroots-based political advocacy organization that works to protect the real estate industry and the dream of homeownership for Bluffton and Hilton Head Island residents and across the country.

 Mr. Fix has supported RPAC for 10 years and has been a member of the National Association of Realtors® since 2005.  Mr. Fix holds the Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR®) designation, the benchmark of excellence in buyer representation, the Certified Negotiation Expert designation and the Short Sale and Foreclosure

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April 2017 Events in Hilton Head Island and Bluffton

 


All Month Long
The Coastal Discovery Museum provides tours, walks, programs, and exhibits about the Lowcountry. Events are scheduled daily. To learn more about the Coastal Discovery monthly events, contact 843.689.6767 or visit CoastalDiscovery.com.

Chamber Fashion Week
The Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce kicks off the inaugural Chamber Fashion Week event on Friday, March 31st at the Shelter Cove Harbor. The kick-off party will feature pop-up shops with local retailers, entertainment, and a signature fashion week cocktail and sunset toast on the harbor. The week following, various Hilton Head island and Bluffton retailers will offer special events in celebration of this event.

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Spring Real Estate Market

Hello, Spring! Not only is it one of our favorite seasons of the year, it is one of the best times to sell a home in the Lowcountry. Historical data tells us that now through Heritage, the Hilton Head Island and Bluffton real estate market is vigorous. Whether buyers are visiting for the President’s Day long weekend, RBC Heritage Golf Tournament, or Easter break, they are here in full force and searching for that perfect property. Now more than ever, first impressions are extremely important, and this is the perfect time to get your home looking it’s best for a successful sale. Here are a few tips that you can do to make your home appealing to those Hilton Head Island and Bluffton Spring real estate buyers.

Power Wash the Sidewalk and Driveway

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With so many varied activities taking place in Hilton Head Island and Bluffton, over the next month there is something that is sure to please everyone. Whatever your choice, enjoy!

 

All Month Long

The Coastal Discovery Museum provides tours, walks, programs, and exhibits about the Lowcountry. Events are scheduled daily. To learn more about the Coastal Discovery monthly events, contact 843-689-6767 or visit CoastalDiscovery.com.

 

SOBA Featured Artist of the Month

The SOBA Gallery is happy to once again host as our “Featured Artist of the Month”, Edith Wood. Her new show is called, “Just Birds”. Edith works patiently for the precise moment to capture the birds while they are at their best in the wild. To do this a photographer must

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Charter One Realty is pleased to announce that Scott Collins has joined the company at their Belfair office located at 2 Belfair Oaks Blvd. in Bluffton, SC.  Scott joins over 130 top producing real estate professionals at Charter One Realty, the Hilton Head Island and the Lowcountry’s sales volume leader in real estate.  

After discovering his love for the Lowcountry, Scott relocated from the Chicago area to Bluffton to pursue his career as a real estate agent. Scott is dedicated to building lasting relationships with his clients, focusing on each client’s personal needs, and making sure every aspect of their home sale or purchase is met.

Having grown up in a real estate family, Real Estate has been a life-long passion for Scott. He understands the

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Established Local Real Estate Professional Joins Charter One Realty

Phil Porter has joined Charter One Realty as a Broker Associate and will partner with long-time local REALTOR, Brad Wilson to form the Wilson-Porter Team.  Phil will be working with Brad out of the north office of Charter One Realty which is located near the front gate of Hilton Head Plantation on Main Street.  With over 55 years of combined real estate experience, the Wilson-Porter team has the knowledge, experience, and professionalism to help navigate their existing and new friends and clients through all aspects of the real estate market in the Hilton Head Island Lowcountry. Brad states, “I’m extremely excited about Phil teaming up with me. His expertise, work ethic, and compassion

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Established Leader in Southeastern Real Estate market, Joins Charter One Realty Team

Bluffton, SC – Charter One Realty has announced that Marian Schaffer, a longtime real estate professional throughout the Midwest and Southeast, has joined the company as an Associate Broker and Agent. 

Marian founded SoutheastDiscovery.com in 2004, a company which focuses on the Southeast region’s real estate marketplace to help guide retirees and second home buyers with their real estate search.  Marian helps clients streamline their search so they can find the right area, community, and property that meets their objectives.  Through her extensive travels over the past decade to the Southeast region, she acquired a vast knowledge of key markets throughout the

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Several Charter One Realty sales professionals were recently recognized by the Hilton Head Area Association of Realtors with the Realtor Service Award. Each year, the Association awards Realtors in our area with this distinguished Realtor Service Award.  Charter One Realty is proud to have several sales professionals honored with this award in 2016.  

The Realtor® Service Award honors a small percentage of Realtors who have completed high levels of continuing education, professional development, Association involvement, and leadership, as well as dedicated service to our community by volunteering their time, talent and financial support. This distinction honors real estate professionals who demonstrate a passion for their industry and community while

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With so many varied activities taking place in Hilton Head Island and Bluffton, over the next month there is something that is sure to please everyone. Whatever your choice, enjoy!

 

 

All Month Long

The Coastal Discovery Museum provides tours, walks, programs, and exhibits about the Lowcountry. Events are scheduled daily. To learn more about the Coastal Discovery monthly events, contact 843-689-6767 or visit CoastalDiscovery.com.

 

Contemporary Impressionism, Featured Art by Nancy Vineburgh

The SOBA Gallery is excited to start the new year by introducing Nancy Vineburgh as the January Featured Artist with her show “Contemporary Impressionism.” Appropriate for a fresh new year as the work to be displayed is lively and carefree,

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Charter One Realty (www.CharterOneRealty.com) has announced that real estate professional, Kitty Bartell has joined the company as an Agent and a member of the Carroll & Dayton team.  Kitty will be working out of the North Office of Charter One Realty, which is located near the gate of Hilton Head Plantation on Main Street.

Kitty Bartell joined the Carroll & Dayton/Charter One Realty partnership because their guiding principle aligned well with her own … a shared belief that it is a privilege to be a part of helping people make one of the most important decisions, and often one of the biggest decisions of their lives.

As a licensed Realtor®, and member of the Hilton Head Area Association of Realtors, Kitty believes that one of the best parts of

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