Minna French's Blog Posts

Summer Solstice - Midsummer in Finland

Finland is known for its cold and dark winters and short summers with long days and nightless nights. Summer Solstice, Midsummer, in Finland is celebrated on Midsummer’s Eve. This year is

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There’s a Long Line of Buyers Waiting for Your House

There’s a Long Line of Buyers Waiting for Your HouseIf you’re following what’s happening in the housing market right now, you know that many people believe the winter months

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Holiday Season Fire Safety - Keep Your Loved Ones Safe!

The top three days of the year for home candle fires are Christmas, New Year’s Day, and New Year's Eve.Only use decorations that are flame-retardant or not flammable.Check holiday lights each

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VA Home Loans by the Numbers [INFOGRAPHIC]

VA Home Loans by the Numbers [INFOGRAPHIC]Some Highlights:The Veterans Administration (VA) Home Loan is a benefit that is available to more than 22 million veterans and 2 million active

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6 Reasons To Never Buy Or Sell A Home Without An Agent

Dated: 02/18/2019 - Jerry WhiteViews: 2131. They have loads of expertiseWant to check the MLS for a 4B/2B with an EIK and a W/D? Real estate has its own

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QUOTE OF THE DAY

Dated: 03/06/2019 - Phyllis DrennenViews: 243                                          ; &

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Blogging For Beginners

Dated: 04/01/2019 - Jerry WhiteViews: 43Create blog posts that serve your larger company goals.Write like you talk.Show your personality; don't tell it.Make your point again and again.Start with a

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Today's quote of the Day

Dated: 04/02/2019 - Phyllis DrennenViews: 57"TO GIVE REAL ESTATE SERVICE, YOU MUST ADD SOMETHING WHICH CANNOT BE BOUGHT OR MEASURED WITH MONEY AND THAT IS SINCERITY AND INTEGRITY.'    ;

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John Piper Religion

Dated: 04/28/2019 - Jerry WhiteViews: 39Jesus quoted the Psalms more than any other Old Testament book:He offered the true bread as better than the God-given manna of Psalm 78:24 (John 6)

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MR FISH Best Seafood In Myrtle Beach

Dated: 05/08/2019 - Jerry WhiteViews: 122Serving the Myrtle Beach area fish market since 1994, Mr. Fish has dedicated his life to providing local, fresh seafood to anyone with a love for

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Quote For The Day

Dated: 02/11/2019 - Phyllis DrennenViews: 102IF ITS AND BUTS WERE CANDY AND NUTSWE'D ALL HAVE A GREAT!

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Quote of the Day by Phyllis

Dated: 05/13/2019 - Phyllis DrennenViews: 136                                          ; &

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Phyllis' Quote of the Day

Dated: 07/13/2019Views: 74                                                ;

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How Do You Stay Motivated In Life

Dated: 01/10/2019 - Alan HoffmanViews: 119Question of the day...How do YOU keep yourself motivated throughout the long work week? A couple of coworkers and I have been having this conversation today

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What Does It Mean To Be Mentally Healthy

Dated: 01/11/2019 - Alan HoffmanViews: 180  The topic of today is mental health. Being in this industry, you have to be "head strong" and you are constantly reminded to stay positive, be

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Volunteer Opportunity

Dated: 02/02/2019Views: 204I have found this amazing opportunity to volunteer at and just wanted to spread the word! Caleb's Dragonfly's DreamsCaleb’s Dragonfly Dreams is a 501(c)(3) Non

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Top Golf Is Open

Dated: 03/01/2019 - Alan HoffmanViews: 130Hey there everybody,BIG NEWS IN MYRTLE BEACH! TOP GOLF IS OFFICIALLY OPEN.All of the buzz that has surrounded us for the past couple of months

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8 Smart Tips For Successfully Managing Stress

Dated: 03/18/2019 - Alan HoffmanViews: 68When you're stressed, your head may start to hurt, or you may feel nauseated, dizzy, or just plain overwhelmed. Stress can have a huge impact on every aspect

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How Much Homeowners Insurance Do I Need

Dated: 03/18/2019 - Alan HoffmanViews: 172Homeowners insurance covers more than just your house in the event of a disaster — it also protects your belongings, savings, and more. And even

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Masonry For Your Homes Exterior

Dated: 04/01/2019 - Alan HoffmanViews: 63Whether you're recladding or simply adding an accent to your exterior, stone and brick provide cozy colors with timeless durability. Here are nine things you

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Free Things To Do In Myrtle Beach

Dated: 05/06/2019 - Alan HoffmanViews: 57Hey guys!So, if you're traveling to Myrtle in the near future (hopefully booking a long weekend to have plenty of time to go and see beautiful homes to move

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CAROLINA COUNTRY MUSIC FEST

Dated: 06/04/2019 - Alan HoffmanViews: 76KNOW BEFORE YOU GO!!!! HAVE FUN EVERYONE!!!! SEE YOU THERE!!!HEALTH AND WELLNESS TIPS FROM TIDELANDS HEALTH, THE OFFICIAL HEALTH CARE SYSTEM OF CAROLINA

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Pre Approval

Dated: 07/23/2019 - Alan HoffmanViews: 101So...the golden question that we ALL should be asking our clients:"Are you pre-approved yet?" For me, 7 out of 10 times the response I get is NO!!!

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Wave Garden Cove

Dated: 08/23/2019 - Alan HoffmanViews: 36MYRTLE BEACH!!!!!! LISTEN UP!!!!!! Myrtle Beach will break ground as part of a development project to inject quality surf into an area plagued by

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Moving To Myrtle Beach And Steps You Should Take

Dated: 07/07/2019 - Karen CongliaroViews: 50Moving out-of-state can be stressful, but we want your move to the Myrtle Beach area to be as easy and stress free as possible. Before you make your big

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Preapproval And Why They Are Important

Dated: 04/07/2019 - Karen CongliaroViews: 89If you are a first time home buyer or have been renting for quite a while, one of the most important first steps in your quest for home 

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Everything You Need To Know About A Pending Home Sale

Dated: 02/10/2019 - Karen CongliaroViews: 151As the buyer, seller or interested outside party, here's what you need to do while a real estate deal is pending.By Devon ThorsbyFew home sales fall

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Hurricanes And Home Insurance Damage Questions And Answers

Dated: 12/01/2018 - Karen CongliaroViews: 177Don't wait until you are in the middle of a hurricane to obtain insurance as you will be unhappily surprised. Once a tropical storm or hurricane

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Buy A Home This Summer

Dated: 07/08/2019 - MInna FrenchViews: 8210 Steps to Buying a Home This Summer [INFOGRAPHIC]Some Highlights:If you are thinking of buying a home, you may not know where to start.Here is a simple

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Home Inspections

Dated: 07/01/2019 - MInna FrenchViews: 111Know What to Expect at Your Home InspectionSo you made an offer and it was accepted. Now, your next task is to have the home inspected prior to

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Maximize Home Value

Dated: 06/17/2019 - MInna FrenchViews: 177Top 4 Renovations for the Greatest Return on Investment![INFOGRAPHIC]Some Highlights:If you are planning on listing your house for sale this year, these&

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It Is Time To Buy That Home

Dated: 06/03/2019 - MInna French4 Reasons to Buy A Home This SummerHere are four reasons to consider buying today instead of waiting.1. Prices Will Continue to RiseCoreLogic’s latest 

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Let Me Help You Find That Dream Home

Dated: 05/20/2019 - MInna FrenchViews: 98Starting the Search for Your Dream Home? Here Are 5 Tips!In today’s real estate market, low inventory dominates the conversation in many areas of the

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Lets Find Your New Home

Dated: 05/08/2019 - MInna FrenchViews: 67Home Buyers are Optimistic About Homeownership!When we consider buying an item, we naturally go through a research process prior to making our decision. We

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Lets Go Find Your New Dream Home

Dated: 05/02/2019 - Minna FrenchViews: 69Your Fabulous New Dream Home is Now AvailableOver the last several years, many “baby boomers” have undergone a metamorphosis. Their children have

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Save Up For That New Home

Dated: 04/29/2019 - MInna FrenchViews: 35How Quickly Can You Save Your Down Payment?Saving for a down payment is often the biggest hurdle for a first-time homebuyer. Depending on where you live,

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Let Me Help You Sell Your Home

Dated: 04/24/2019 - Minna FrenchViews: 137Selling Your House: Here’s Why You Need A Pro In Your Corner!With home prices on the rise and buyer demand still strong, some sellers may be

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Now Is The Time

Buying A Vacation Property? Now Is A Good Time!Every year around this time, many homeowners begin the process of preparing their homes in case of extreme winter weather. Some others skip winter all

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Why Am I Buying A New Home

Dated: 04/16/2019 - Minna FrenchViews: 1013 Questions You Need To Ask Before Buying A HomeIf you are debating purchasing a home right now, you are probably getting a lot of advice. Though your

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You Can Afford To Buy That New Home

Dated: 04/11/2019 - MInna FrenchViews:

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Springtime Is The Right Time

Dated: 04/08/2019 - MInna FrenchViews: 1345 Reasons To Sell Your House This Spring!Here are five compelling reasons listing your home for sale this spring makes sense.1. Demand Is StrongThe latest

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Springtime

Your Home’s Spring Maintenance Checklist [INFOGRAPHIC]Some Highlights:Every spring, your home needs some extra TLC!Whether you plan on selling your home this spring or not, conducting this

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3 Graphs That Show What You Need To Know About Todays Real Estate Market

Dated: 04/04/2019Views: 1043 GRAPHS THAT SHOW WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TODAY’S REAL ESTATE MARKETThe Housing Market has been a hot-topic in the news lately. Depending on which media outlet

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Is Renting My Only Option

Dated: 03/19/2019 - Minna FrenchViews: 131Renting is always cheaper, right? Not necessarily. Rising rents almost always outpace the cost of principal and interest on a fixed-rate mortgage, which can

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Downsizing

Dated: 03/04/2019 - MInna FrenchViews: 134More time spent doing the things you love is just one of the benefits of downsizing your home. Lower utility bills, less money spent on housing and freeing

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Some Fun Facts About Red Front Doors

Dated: 09/07/2018 - Minna FrenchViews: 445I recently bought a home that needed renovations, including a new front door.  When choosing the color of the door I Googled all kinds of color

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