Entries by Denny

Great News For Hilton Head and Bluffton – Real Estate Closings Are UP!


 Great News For Hilton Head and Bluffton Real Estate Closings I am almost afraid to say it for fear of jinxing what might be the beginning of a trend.  BUT, here it goes.   The market in real property is getting stronger on Hilton Head Island, Bluffton, Sun City and the Far West Frontier – Hardeeville.  […]

WINTER TO SPRING REAL ESTATE IMPROVING!


We get the occasional springlike day that serves as a reminder that winter will have to give up soon. Certainly hope so. Buyers of paradise seem to be shaking off the holiday hangover and are creeping back in the property market. We are told that the freefall from the ’08 crash is over, prices have […]

The Party’s Over. But the Fun’ Just Startin


Yes the party’s over.  The Thanksgiving leftovers are all gone but not forgotten.  The family has all migrated back to their respective corners of the earth, and Monday which seemed all too distant last Wednesday, has arrived in the blink of an eye.  Damn, it all goes so fast.  But the good thing is we […]

THANKSGIVING


THNKSGIVING.  We are almost at the end of 2017, and I would swear that it just started a couple of months ago.  Where did it go?  I know all this year end lamenting and reflecting is usually reserved for New Years Eve, but this year was pretty good in many respects so maybe the time […]

IRMA IS GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN!


IRMA IS GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN!   HILTON HEAD/BLUFFTON/OKATIE/SUN CITY THANKFUL AND HAPPY TO BE BACK AT WORK! Hurricane Irma gave Hilton Head and surrounding county quite a beating, but nothing like the destruction down in Fla. We wish our Floridian neighbors a speedy recovery and stand ready to help as able. Our office and […]

Summer Real Estate Transactions and Estate Planning


Real Estate Transactions on Hilton Head Island and Bluffton have been brisk.  And that is Great News!  Many new folks looking to make Beaufort County their new home for retirement, part-time resort second homes and new families moving here to start a new work career.  All exciting.  Hilton Head, Bluffton, Okatie, Sun City Hilton Head, […]

What Happens When You Die Without a Will?


So, frankly speaking Die Without A Will , who does get all of your earthly belongings when you pass on and die without a will? When I speak with people in Hilton Head, Bluffton or Sun City Hilton Head about wills, estates, living wills and the like, often the question comes up – What happens When […]

IT’S OK! THEY’RE NOT ZOMBIES – JUST STARVING LAWYERS


The good news is that the millions of starving lawyers wandering the streets of America scavenging for food or whatever they can live on are not actually zombies.  They just look like zombies.  Some even have cardboard signs saying “I WILL SUE FOR FOOD.”  The industry of creating lawyers Law School at Fifty Book  without […]

THY WILL BE DONE


Sure it sounds biblical, THY WILL BE DONE.  And I guess in a way maybe it is.  Even more biblical, it is no coincidence that a will is also called a TESTAMENT.  The last Will and Testament is a person’s chance to state what they want done with their possessions, who they want to care for […]

Get that Will done. Why?


It is a great week on Hilton Head Island, Bluffton, Sun City Hilton Head, Oaktie.  Good week to get an estate plan done.  That’s right.  A will, living will, health care directive, business power of attorney.  All those documents are for the living time.  The living will takes care of end of life decisions so […]