K.M. Minemier & Associates is a certified Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB) engaged in full service real estate asset management and marketing.

Articles

Is Buying a HUD-owned Home Different From Any Other Home Purchase?

October 07, 2016

We often receive calls from homebuyers wondering exactly how to purchase a HUD home (property owned by U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development). They want to know the difference between buying a HUD home vs. purchasing a “regular” home. But here’s the thing---HUD homes are regular homes!Here’s a quick overview of how similar ...

Read The Full Article


The Joys of Living in Steele Creek

October 07, 2016

The Steele Creek Area is a great place to live! The neighborhoods are very welcoming and close knit. What I like best about Steele Creek is that not all the homes look exactly alike and everything you need is here, from Great Dining, Shopping, Hotels, and Salon & Spas, to Dental Practices, Carolinas Healthcare Urgent Care, Doggie Daycare ...

Read The Full Article


Neighborhood Spotlight - Shandon, South Carolina

September 27, 2016

Located between Harden and Kilbourne / Devine and Rosewood, Shandon is one of the top neighborhoods in Columbia. With Prairie style foursquare homes, cottages, and bungalows dating back to the early 1900s, Shandon is also one of the oldest neighborhoods in Columbia.Being so close to shopping, restaurants, and entertainment districts yet having the benefit of large trees, wide ...

Read The Full Article


50% off sale of HUD-owned Properties! Ask us how!

September 27, 2016

If you are a full time law enforcement officer, teacher, fire fighter and emergency medical technician (EMT) this is the program for you! You have the opportunity to contribute to community revitalization through HUD’s Good Neighbor Next Door Sales program.The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has created a generous incentive for home buyers ...

Read The Full Article


Broker Spotlight

September 21, 2016

According to several credible sources, the Charleston, SC Real Estate market is experiencing a shortage of homes that are available for purchase. This, combined with the local economic upturn and the fact that people from all over the United States are choosing to call Charleston home, has created the necessity to have your home buying strategy finely tuned.Preparation ...

Read The Full Article


Broker Spotlight - Scott Realty Professionals

September 21, 2016

The Pro’s at Scott Realty Professionals are ready to make a full-time commitment to you rather you’d like to buy or sell a home. We are experts in our local market areas to include the neighborhoods, market conditions, property values and local ordinances.Scott Realty Professionals embraces the convenience of social media without losing our personal touch ...

Read The Full Article


Lender Spotlight - Cunningham and Company Mortgage

September 16, 2016

Our minds must believe things are looking pretty good, as last month saw the housing market achieve a very nice reading.The National Association of Realtors (NAR) Pending Home Sales index for July was up 1.3% over June, 1.4% higher than a year ago, registering its second highest reading this year. This is a measure of contracts ...

Read The Full Article


Broker Spotlight - Gibbs Realty & Auction

September 15, 2016

Gibbs Realty and Auction Co., has been marketing and selling REO properties in North and South Carolina since 2001.Darrell and Wendy Gibbs, owner and operators, began operating the business from their  home in Easley  (upstate SC) completing broker price opinions and listing foreclosures from banks and asset companies.Within months, they moved into an office building in ...

Read The Full Article


6 Savvy Ways to Save! On your Real Estate Closing Costs.

September 15, 2016

As a first time homebuyer you are likely to be surprised or even blind-sided by costs of closing a real estate deal. So it is a good idea to understand upfront exactly what your mortgage lender is going to expect and be prepared to negotiate. First of all, know you local market. In some markets closing costs can be ...

Read The Full Article


Broker Spotlight - Carolina Pines Realty

September 14, 2016

Beth Ross, BICWell, here I sit, trying to justify my time on the computer instead of reading more recruiting material for gaining new agents or more marketing material on the newest and best ways to market HUD Properties.Then it hit me, blogging is going to be the best way for anyone to get their words of wisdom out ...

Read The Full Article


Broker Spotlight - I’m not your neighborhood Realtor®.

September 14, 2016

There are plenty of agents out there willing to be your neighborhood Realtor®, but I’m not one of them.What I am is a consummate professional with experience and knowledge of the entire Metrolina area. To be effective, to make a difference, I am continually updating my education and broadening my knowledge base. That means learning about market ...

Read The Full Article


HUD FHA REO Rule Changes - EFFECTIVE 09/12

September 14, 2016

HUD Issues Final Rule Adjusting Standards for Sales of FHA REOs, Aiming to Obtain Higher Sale PricesThe Department of Housing and Urban Development issued a final rule on Thursday regarding sales of real estate owned single-family properties that had FHA insurance. HUD said the final rule will create efficiencies in property disposition and help HUD obtain the greatest value ...

Read The Full Article


Broker Spotlight - Triad Home Realty

September 14, 2016

Triad Homes Realty, Inc. offers exceptional listing and selling services to institutional clients as well as individuals in twelve counties around the central Triad of North Carolina.Triad Homes Realty has an extraordinary team of local people who take pride in outstanding customer service and contributing to successful home buying experiences for individuals.Vee Ann Nielsen and Josh Marshall ...

Read The Full Article


KMM's Real Estate Broker Spotlight

September 08, 2016

Our website receives hundreds of unique visitors every day looking for all things related to our HUD-owned inventory.  Primarily our website is designed to be a resource for real estate brokers and agents transacting a purchase however a great deal of our traffic comes from potential purchasers interested in learning about a particular HUD-owned property.Sometimes there's ...

Read The Full Article


Meet Our Team! - Mona Knight - K.M. Minemier's Front End Customer Service Administrator

September 02, 2016

Our office fields hundreds of phone calls every week and there is definitely no shortage of interesting when it comes to our day-to-day happenings.  Front end office duty requires extraordinary talent to individually focus on each changing situation as it arises and in order to offer the best customer service in our industry we got one of our ...

Read The Full Article


HOMEOWNERSHIP OPEN HOUSE OPPORTUNITIES!!

August 24, 2016

Attention all selling agents and their owner-occupant buyers!  Are your customers/clients aware that they have first opportunity to purchase a HUD-owned property when it comes available on the market!  Yes!  You have first opportunity to bid on their behalf on any HUD-owned property before any investor purchaser can place a bid and scoop it up from ...

Read The Full Article


Schedule Now! Web Feature for Live Trainings!

August 17, 2016

Attention Broker's in Charge, office managers, training & development coordinators!  Looking for office meeting topics?  Well look no further!  Exclusively available in North & South Carolina is the opportunity to schedule live office training events with K.M. Minemier & Associates on the latest on How to Successfully Sell HUD-owned properties!Your office can learn ...

Read The Full Article


On the Move to Charleston, SC

March 28, 2016

EXCITING TIMES!  K.M. Minemier is on the move to open our branch office in Charleston, South Carolina.  The moving truck is packed with our office equipment and furniture should be rolling through Virginia, as I write this. KMM was recently awarded Housing of Urban Development's (HUD) Asset Management contract selling their HUD-owned inventory in North ...

Read The Full Article





top