Author Archives: Carol Morgan

Will 2022 Finally Be a “Normal” Year for Housing?

MarketNsight Answers: “Will 2022 Finally Be a Normal Year for Housing?”

Home price appreciation will moderate to 8 – 10% in 2022 and return to a more normal 4 to 5% as we head into 2023, predicts MarketNsight Founder and Chief Analyst John Hunt. The housing analysis firm recently held its biannual MarketWatch Atlanta event where Hunt gave a market update and his predictions for 2022.

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Oscar Reto on Atlanta Real Estate Forum Podcast

Self-Employed Borrowers Find Success with New American Funding

Branch Manager with New American Funding Oscar Reto joins the Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio podcast to discuss the lender’s programs for self-employed borrowers, his experience in accounting and the current state of the housing market. Reto joins hosts Carol Morgan and Todd Schnick for the All About Real Estate segment.

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New Home in Mount Pleasant

Charleston Custom Builder Finishes New Home in Mount Pleasant

Luxury Charleston custom home builder Generation Homes recently completed an antebellum-style Charleston new home in the Mount Pleasant area. Classic southern features of the home include oversized porches, classic columns and large trees, this stunning new custom home is sure to catch the eye of any passersby.

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Denim Marketing social media

Local Marketing Expert Releases New Social Media Book

Denim Marketing Founder and President Carol Morgan is excited to announce the recent release of her fourth book at the 2018 International Builders’ Show (IBS) in Orlando. Aptly titled, “Social Media Marketing for Your Business,” Morgan’s newest installment takes a deeper look into the “why” of social media as a contrast to previous books that took a more “how to “ approach to setting up the various social media sites. Continue reading

Essex Homes Gives Back to Local Heroes

essex_HTH_300x250Firefighters, police officers, teachers, medical personnel and members of the military spend their life helping others. Essex Homes would like to thank these local heroes for their services by offering them $2,000 toward the purchase of a new Essex home in Columbia, South Carolina or Charlotte, North Carolina.* This incentive may be used toward closing costs or design upgrades with a purchase of a new home.

“These local heroes serve us every day with unwavering dedication, and this incentive is our way of saying thank you,” explains Mike Cancilla, Columbia Division Manager with Essex Homes. “They have taken care of us, and now we want to take care of them by making it easier to purchase a new home.”

Essex Homes offers many single-family homes in both Columbia and Charlotte. Currently building in more than 40 communities, buyers in Columbia can choose new homes priced from the $100,000s to more than $700,000, while buyers in Charlotte can purchase a new home priced from the $200,000s to more than $500,000. With many communities to choose from in sought-after locations, there is a perfect home for all of our local heroes!

For those searching for a home available now, Essex Homes has quick move-in homes ready throughout both Charlotte and Columbia. Also available to home buyers is the option to select a home site, floor plan and design features for their new home.

For more information on the Homes for Heroes incentive from Essex Homes, call 844-456-2020 or visit

*Homes for Heroes includes military, firefighters, police, medical personnel and teachers. The $2,000 incentive can be used for closing costs or designer upgrades. This incentive is not available in combination with other offers, incentives or discounts. Certain conditions and restrictions apply. Prices, rates and terms subject to change without notice. See a New Home Advisor for details.