Protecting Your Rental for Hurricane Season

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Hurricane Season If you have lived in South Carolina for any period of time, you are likely familiar with the onset of Hurricane Season, which begins June 1st and lasts through November 30th. During this time, the weather is unpredictable, but there are things property owners and tenants should do to prepare in case of […]

How to Deep Clean Your New Rental

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Deep Cleaning Tips Moving into a new rental is an exciting process, and an empty space allows for many new opportunities. But even if it appears that the previous renters left the unit perfectly clean, you should still perform a deep clean to ensure all areas are disinfected to give you a clean slate to […]

Top Tips for New Real Estate Investors

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A Long-Term Investment Real estate has the potential to be an amazing long-term investment that goes beyond traditional assets. Though it can produce satisfactory returns, real estate investment requires dedication, research, and planning. Before you jump in and purchase your property, take a moment to consider these seven tips we have gathered for new real estate investors. […]

What is a Live-Work Unit?

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Definition Live-Work units, or LWUs for short, are properties that allow for both residential living and commercial use in the same location. In most cases, the owner of the business must be the resident that occupies the live-work unit. The layout of LWUs can vary from simple to quite complex and luxurious. Traditional live-work units […]

Make Your Move: 3 Moving Companies in Myrtle Beach

Make Your Move: 3 Moving Companies in Myrtle Beach Coastal Carrier Moving and Storage Coastal Carrier Moving and Storage are “your neighborhood movers in the Carolinas.” Serving the community for over 30 years, Coastal Carrier is built on the foundation of neighbors helping one another. Specializing in residential and commercial short and long-distance moves, Coastal […]

Don’t Make this Decorating Mistake in Your Bedroom!

Don’t Make this Decorating Mistake in Your Bedroom! The bedroom is a safe space used for resting and relaxing. As a result, it is common for people to decorate their bedrooms with their interests and comfort in mind. However, interior designers have found that there are major mistakes homeowners and renters make when decorating their […]

5 Family-Friendly Things to Do in Myrtle Beach

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5 Family-Friendly Things to Do in Myrtle Beach https://youtu.be/EpyopsXUydQ Ripley’s Aquarium Ripley’s Aquarium Myrtle Beach, located at Broadway at the Beach, is an 85,000 square foot, multilevel attraction that houses interactive and educational fun for the whole family. With over 10,000 exotic sea creatures, this attraction is sure to spark interest in everyone. Tanks of […]

Renter-Friendly Home Decoration Ideas

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Renter-Friendly Home Decoration Ideas https://youtu.be/AbgA7KJ2_4E Decorating your new rental unit can be the fastest way to make your house feel like a home. While painting and hanging your decor may be tempting, most landlords prohibit dramatic changes to the units (unless you want to lose your security deposit). Fortunately, there are ways to change your […]

How to Avoid Rental Scams

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How to Avoid Rental Scams Rental scams occur when either a potential tenant or property owner misrepresent themselves or the availability of the property. This most commonly occurs when a person pretends to be a property owner or landlord of a property with which they have no connection. This is done to scam people out […]

Rental Safety Guidelines

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Rental Safety Guidelines https://youtu.be/GQaPrhgFYwk According to the South Carolina Residential Landlord and Tenant Act, a property owner must “comply with the requirements of applicable building and housing codes materially affecting health and safety,” and to make repairs that uphold this obligation. In this article, we provide a list of common areas and home items that […]