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Two months before her hand-off to a new administration, Spearman sat down with The Post and Courier to reflect on her tenure, as well as her hopes and concerns for the future.
Real estate news
Home sales on the seaside, gated community of Kiawah Island, where multimillion-dollar homes are located, have not been immune to the slowdown in residential real estate purchases as interest rates have more than doubled to tame stubbornly high inflation.
WRS Real Estate Investments continues to add to its holdings with the $2.75 million purchase of an industrial warehouse in Summerville. On Charleston's upper peninsula, an events company is planning new structures while a new multifamily development is coming to North Charleston.