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Myrtle Beach Real Estate – The Affordable Housing Market

Thursday, March 25th, 2010

Real Estate in Myrtle BeachMyrtle Beach is one of the leading areas in the real estate market, with warm weather and great attractions drawing new residents year after year.  No matter how you look at Myrtle Beach real estate, whether you are  upgrading or downsizing from your current home, investing in a property, or searching for the perfect vacation home for you and your family, Myrtle Beach has exactly what you are looking for! (more…)

Top Beach ratings along Myrtle Beach

Wednesday, May 20th, 2009

Myrtle Beach Hotels and Condos rates the top five area beachfronts for guests on Myrtle Beach vacations. This rating system, however, in no way gives merit to or takes merit from any area Myrtle Beach Resorts.

Myrtle Beach Hotels and Condos is simply rating the Oceanfront area itself. (more…)

North Myrtle Beach celebrates 40th

Friday, May 8th, 2009
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The City of North Myrtle Beach celebrated it’s fortieth year of incorporation on Wednesday, May 7, 2008. North Myrtle Beach Hotels including Prince Resort, Avista Resort, Barefoot Resort, and North Beach Plantation were not even envisioned as possible in 1968 when the world was focused on Vietnam, The Democratic Convention, the Summer of Love, and Civil Rights was a major dividing issue. (more…)

Myrtle Beach hotel owner passes

Wednesday, January 21st, 2009

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Myrtle Beach Hotels on the South end of Myrtle Beach, SC said good-bye to Chick Ammons of the Sea Mist Resort on February 5, 2008.

For over 3 decades, Chick had seen the resort grow as it was first managed by her father Jason, then her brother Neal, and in the recent few years her nieces and their husbands.

Chick was a free Spirit who threw legendary parties at the Sea Oats and Tides pools of the Sea Mist Resorts Oceanfront area. Her friends loved her and she lived life with a full heart. She was 53 years old. (more…)

Hotels in Myrtle Beach post low golf numbers

Wednesday, January 21st, 2009
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Myrtle Beach Hotels saw numbers dip across the board for golf related business in the first quarter of 2008. The months of January, February, and March revealed a significant change in the way the golf business in Myrtle Beach, SC has evolved.

While overall numbers were down, Myrtle Beach Hotels that were leveraged on the internet and targeted for key golf terms, like Myrtle Beach Golf, on the search engines actually saw increases in rounds. At this same time, independent Myrtle Beach Hotels who have not leveraged their website properties, experienced round decreases that neared the point of little or no business. (more…)

Teen falls from hotel condo balcony

Wednesday, January 21st, 2009
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Oceanfront Myrtle Beach Hotels, like BayView Hotel, that rent to teenage guests or college students can find themselves in peril when these guests drink and make poor choices associated with underage drinking.

While many Myrtle Beach Hotels will not rent to adults under the age of 25, some who do can find the entire resort at risk.

The following is an incident reported in the Spring of 2008 by the Sun News concerning Bay View Hotel and a teenage guest who fell from the high rise hotel after becoming intoxicated. (more…)

Myrtle Beach hotels hope for bounce

Wednesday, January 21st, 2009

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Myrtle Beach Hotels and Resorts up and down the Myrtle Beach, S.C. coast experienced a soft Spring 2009 rental season. Many smaller hotels in Myrtle Beach are also nervous about the upcoming summer. With gas prices unsteady, and low consumer confidence, the Myrtle Beach area chamber of commerce and most tourism related businesses are banking on the possibility that consumers will do what elected officials have predicted – purchase a last minute vacation with this year’s May tax rebate check. (more…)

Sandy Beach Resort hotel opens oceanfront

Wednesday, January 21st, 2009
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Myrtle Beach Hotels like the all new Oceanfront Sandy Beach Resorts Hotel are rare and exceptional. The Sandy Beach Resort opened its doors to its new Oceanfront Condos Towers in November 2007. Offering one bedroom, two bedroom, and three bedroom oceanfront condos, Sandy Beach Resort features an elegant lobby experience and premium luxury Myrtle Beach vacations.

The location of Sandy Beach Resort Hotel really helps the property as well. Located right at the Family Kingdom Amusement park, Sandy Beach Resort is one of the closest Oceanfront Myrtle Beach Hotels to the all new Hard Rock Theme Park. (more…)

Condos in Myrtle Beach

Saturday, December 13th, 2008
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The availability of condos in Myrtle Beach have increased to an all time high as of October 30, 2008. Myrtle Beach Real Estate sales have cooled to the point of almost stopping this Fall and occupancy rates per each Myrtle Beach condo have reflected the influx of new construction.

With the Summer 2009 season months away, occupancy rates in June will be a measuring stick to see how all of the new construction will affect the Myrtle Beach condo rentals business.

With a trend toward increased 3 night rentals, the Myrtle Beach Condo rentals industry will need to come up with creative ideas to find market share in a increasingly competitive industry.

Anderson Ocean Club hotels now open

Saturday, September 13th, 2008
anderson_ocean_club_from_beach.jpgAnderson Ocean Club Hotels located on 2800 North Ocean Boulevard opened Spring 2008. Anderson Ocean Club is among the newest luxury Myrtle Beach Hotels to open oceanfront in the downtown north region of Myrtle Beach, S.C. (more…)