The Hilton Head area real estate market is going crazy! In fact, it is the #1 HOTTEST MARKET IN SOUTH CAROLINA.
First, it is the only market in the entire state in which more homes were purchased in 2013 than any previous year in history. Second, median prices increased in 2013 12.4%, which is the highest increase of any market in the state. Home prices are still 28% below the peak set in 2007 and are just now beginning to rise quickly.
With today's incredibly low, but rising interest rates and prices, now is an excellent time to purchase Hilton Head area real estate. If you find a home you like, you should be able to save quite a bit of money, but only if you act now. Be sure to go to HiltonHeadMarketInfo.com for the full up-to-date scoop on our local real estate market.
The National Real Estate Market in 2013
The national real estate market also had a very successful year in 2013. Home sales were the highest they have been since 2006, a record-breaking year in America. National median home sale prices were $197,100, which is 11.5% above the 2012 median. This is the strongest gain since 2005 in which it rose 12.4%. The national real estate market's success is very encouraging for home buyers and investors alike.
Hilton Head Island Oceanfront Homes
Have you always wanted you own home that overlooks the Atlantic Ocean? As the second largest island on the East Coast, Hilton Head Island has many stunning oceanfront homes available.
Unlike most wind-swept oceanfront islands, Hilton Head is known for its lush tree cover right out to the oceanfront dunes. 12 miles of spectacular beachfront along the Atlantic Ocean afford homeowners access to private beaches and spectacular views.
There are some amazing Hilton Head Island Oceanfront homes available for sale, so don't miss out of the current buyer-friendly market.
Hilton Head Area Waterfront Homes
Home buyers searching for Hilton Head homes with a waterfront view are certain to find a place that offers natural beauty and all kinds of fun.
Properties are available on with every possible waterfront views: sounds, rivers, creeks, and salt water marshes. Many of these are homes with a boat dock for the ease and convenience of living and playing on the water.
The May River provides scenic views of the water and a perfect spot for boaters to go exploring.Those who live along the Intracoastal Waterway can easily head out for an afternoon of sailing, tubing, paddle boarding and fishing.
Hilton Head Golf Community Homes
Hilton Head Island and Bluffton, South Carolina, are internationally well known for world-class golf communities. There are 21 major golf communities with homes for sale in the Hilton Head area.
Available options include private, private residential, and resort golf communities. Home-hunting golfers will love the opportunity to have easy access to incredible, beautifully maintained grounds. Those not interested in golf will still enjoy these fabulous communities with gorgeous landscaping in close proximity to the beach, restaurants, and plenty of recreation.
2014 Is The Time to Invest in Hilton Head Area Real Estate
Don't miss out on the opportunity to purchase a Hilton Head area home that is sure to appreciate quickly in the coming years. If you are interested in beginning the search for your ideal Hilton Head area home, please don't hesitate to contact me. Get started now and visit HiltonHeadRealEstateSearch.com to view available listings, get additional market information, and learn more about the stunning Hilton Head area and its surrounding communities.