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Smart Home Trends in 2022
Smart Home Trends in 2022

Upgrade your home the smart way! Check out these top home technology trends to get started.

The SBH Newsletter – June 2022 Edition
The SBH Newsletter – June 2022 Edition

First, Happy Father’s Day to all the Dad’s out there! I hope you all had an awesome day with family and friends. We celebrated a great friend and father who is no longer with us with a traditional “paddle out”.

Sandbridge Market Metrics – January 1, 2022 – June 14, 2022 YTD
Sandbridge Market Metrics – January 1, 2022 – June 14, 2022 YTD

The real estate market is beginning to show signs of change, we are trending down from last year in number of transactions but that is largely due to fewer properties available to sell.

Living the Sandbridge Life
Living the Sandbridge Life

Explore Sandbridge with Pat Barton, Realtor and Associate Broker, as he talks about this secluded, relaxing community where you can truly slow down and unwind as a resident or on vacation.

Summer Travel Hacks
Summer Travel Hacks

Here are some summer travel hacks to help you fly, and pack, like a pro!

The SBH Newsletter – May 2022 Edition
The SBH Newsletter – May 2022 Edition

Introducing Sea the Projects @Sandbridge, featuring daily updates on infrastructure projects affecting Sandbridge residents including road projects, flood prevention, sand renourishment, wind farms, fiber optic projects, and more!

Improve Your Credit! Choose the Right Credit Card
Improve Your Credit! Choose the Right Credit Card

A credit card is not a one-size-fits-all product. Here’s how to choose the most beneficial card for you based on your spending habits.

Seashell Circle’s Bad to the Boards Cornhole Tournament is May 15
Seashell Circle’s Bad to the Boards Cornhole Tournament is May 15

SBH is proud to sponsor Seashell Circle’s 10th Annual Cornhole Tournament on May 15th at Baja Restaurant in Sandbridge.

The SBH Newsletter – April 2022 Edition
The SBH Newsletter – April 2022 Edition

I hope everyone had a wonderful Easter and if you have children a nice Spring Break. I took my family to Nicaragua and had a great time and experience.

Stage Your Home to Sell
Stage Your Home to Sell

Staging your home is a powerful way to sell it faster and at a higher price. Here are some affordable ways you can ensure your property is ready for the spotlight.

The SBH Newsletter – March 2022 Edition
The SBH Newsletter – March 2022 Edition

Here’s a quick update on all the activity regarding the road, undersea cable and the wind farm power line proposed to land at Sandbridge.

Pat Barton Receives  2021 CoVa Biz Leading in Luxury Diamond Award
Pat Barton Receives 2021 CoVa Biz Leading in Luxury Diamond Award

Our team is extremely proud to announce that Pat Barton is a CoVa Biz 2021 Leading in Luxury Diamond Award Winner!

Home Improvement: DIY or Hire a Professional?
Home Improvement: DIY or Hire a Professional?

Whether you want to save money with a do-it-yourself approach or save time by hiring a professional, use this guide to help you decide!

The SBH Newsletter – February 2022 Edition
The SBH Newsletter – February 2022 Edition

On the real estate front, inventory continues to be very tight with both single family and condos. It will be interesting to see if higher interest…

Stress Less This Tax Season
Stress Less This Tax Season

Check out these five stress-busting tax time tips and learn what you need to know for the 2022 tax season.

The SBH Newsletter – January 2022 Edition
The SBH Newsletter – January 2022 Edition

The new year started off with some interesting news regarding the property management companies in Sandbridge.

2022 Real Estate Market Outlook
2022 Real Estate Market Outlook

Here’s a look at what’s happening in the market right now and what to keep an eye on over the coming months.

The SBH Newsletter – December 2021 Edition
The SBH Newsletter – December 2021 Edition

Hard to believe we have arrived at the end of another year. We want to wish you all a wonderful Holiday with family and friends!

The 2021 Recap
The 2021 Recap

Happy Holidays and Happy New Year from the entire team at SBH Real Estate! Please watch the 2021 Recap!

Top Producer Pat Barton Featured in Hampton Roads Real Producers
Top Producer Pat Barton Featured in Hampton Roads Real Producers

Although Pat Barton is an award-winning, top-producing REALTOR®, he does not talk much about his numbers, honors, and accolades. The story he tells about himself, rather, centers on who he is and what he does.

The Science of Journaling plus the Best Journaling Apps
The Science of Journaling plus the Best Journaling Apps

Journaling is a great way to reflect on the past year and prepare for the new one – and it’s scientifically proven to work! Here are a few ways journaling can benefit your mental and emotional health.

Sandbridge Market Metrics – January 1, 2021 – December 17, 2021 YTD
Sandbridge Market Metrics – January 1, 2021 – December 17, 2021 YTD

What a year it has been for real estate! We have experienced record property appreciation that has pushed sales prices to all time highs.

The SBH Newsletter – November 2021 Edition
The SBH Newsletter – November 2021 Edition

The real estate market normally slows down a bit during the holidays, but with the limited inventory we are working with, I think we will continue to see homes that come on the market go “under contract” in a very short time.

Happy Thanksgiving – Message from Pat Barton
Happy Thanksgiving – Message from Pat Barton

The SBH Real Estate Team would like to wish everyone and Happy Thanksgiving!

Kick Off Your Gratitude Campaign
Kick Off Your Gratitude Campaign

Welcome the holiday season with a gratitude campaign! Show friends, family and neighbors how much they mean to you with the following activities.

The SBH Newsletter – October 2021
The SBH Newsletter – October 2021

Fall is one of the best times of the year for me in Sandbridge and the cool evenings and warm days are a wonderful combination. We had a great turnout for the 41st Annual Pig Pickin! Attendance was approximately 1,400 people with almost $70,000 raised for the Sandbridge Beach Rescue Squad!…

Highlights from the 41st Annual Sandbridge Pig Pickin’
Highlights from the 41st Annual Sandbridge Pig Pickin’

The 41st Annual Sandbridge Volunteer Rescue Squad Pig Pickin’ took place on September 11, 2021 at Little Island Park! Check out the highlights! (Photos courtesy of Jane Stilley)

The SBH Story: A Team as Inspired as You Are
The SBH Story: A Team as Inspired as You Are

Pat Barton, our Sandbridge Beach real estate specialist, has lived here for the past 40 years. His family first came to Sandbridge in 1958, when his grandmother, Bunga Barton, purchased a home at the north end of the Beach. Pat knows the Sandbridge Beach real estate market! Whether you are…

Dolphin Naming Contest (Updated with Winner)
Dolphin Naming Contest (Updated with Winner)

Pat Barton discusses the Annual 4th of July Boat Parade as well as a Dolphin’s Promise naming contest with a $100 prize! Watch the video to find out more!

Benefits of Working With SBH Real Estate
Benefits of Working With SBH Real Estate

Finding your perfect home is about listening: understanding your needs, priorities, concerns, and lifestyle. SBH Real Estate is as inspired as you are. Since 2005, we have sold more than 250 properties exceeding $150 million in volume.

The SBH Newsletter – September 2021
The SBH Newsletter – September 2021

Happy Labor Day! I’d like to take this time to thank all the American workers out there making things happen during this unprecedented time in history. I personally witnessed so many workers going the extra mile this summer to make things happen for the companies that employ them. On the…

The SBH Newsletter – July 2021
The SBH Newsletter – July 2021

On the real estate front we continue to move along at a fast pace, by that, I mean when new listings come on most are “under contract” within a few days and for more than list price.

There is No Bubble!
There is No Bubble!

Pat Barton explains why there is no housing bubble and why leading economists say no crash is imminent due to current combination of low inventory and buyer demand.

Memorial Day Message from Pat Barton
Memorial Day Message from Pat Barton

Pat Barton and son, Bane, would like to wish all the fathers out there a Happy Father’s Day!

The 41st Annual Sandbridge Pig Pickin’ is September 11th
The 41st Annual Sandbridge Pig Pickin’ is September 11th

The 41st Annual Sandbridge Volunteer Rescue Squad Pig Pickin’ will take place on September 11, 2021 at Little Island Park! Please come on by our office to pick up your tickets! Tickets are $40 per person and children 10 and under are free.

The SBH Newsletter – June 2021
The SBH Newsletter – June 2021

Happy Father’s Day to all those Dad’s out there! I hope you have a great day with family and friends and for all those that cannot be with family and friends, a special prayer that you will be with your loved ones soon!