Fort Jackson Relocation

The Military Relocation Team

Established 1990

The Military Relocation Team was established in 1990. It consists of retired army and other personnel all of whom are or have been affiliated with the military. Since its establishment the team has sold over 500 homes to families PCSing to the greater Fort Jackson area. Bob Duker retired from the U S Army after 28 years of service. He has over 18 years of real estate experience..

We are accredited buyer representatives. We will represent you during the home buying process. As members of the multiple listing service we will also represent you if you decide to purchase any of the 5000 homes for sale in the Columbia area. This includes any of the new homes or resales you see while browsing this or any other real estate web site.

VA INTEREST RATES 14 JUNE 2019

The VA interest rate is 3.75%(30 year fixed) with no points or fees. If you purchase a home for $200,000 your monthly payment will be $1180.00 including taxes and insurance. If you increase or decrease your mortgage by $10,000 your monthly payment will change by $65.00 including homeowners insurance and property taxes (PITI). 

For today’s “VA” mortgage rates contact Cynthia Warner at Bay Equity (803)446-6468 or

cwarner@bayeq.com

LAST DAY OF SCHOOL CURRENT SCHOOL YEAR

Richland 1 – 4 June 2019

Richland 2 – 6 June 2019

Lexington 1- 5 June 2019

Lexington Richland 5 – 31 May 2019

Kershaw County – 31 May 2019

SCHOOL REPORT CARDS 2018

Did your child’s school get an “excellent” on this year’s new state report cards? For the first time since 2014 ,South Carolina’s  report cards include scores for individual schools. Ratings are based on a 100 point scale that factors in academic success, student progress in elementary and middle, career readiness in high school and classroom environment among other measures. You can find the report cards at screportcards.com or www.ed.sc.gov.

The SAT scoring system was changed for 2017 and immediately above BEST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, BEST MIDDLE SCHOOL AND BEST HIGH SCHOOL

SAT SCORES 2017

South Carolina annual school district/school report cards are available at www.ed.sc.gov  and www.eoc.sc.gov. Also www.greatschools.org is a great non-governmental resource you can use to compare and rate schools.

SAT SCORES 2017

District              Average Score

Richland 1         1017

Richland  2        1031

Lexington 1       1087

Lexington 2       1035

Lexington 3       994

Lexington 4       1000

Lex/Richland 5  1115

Kershaw            1040

The average SAT scores for S C students in 2017 was 1058.

The national average score was 1044.

Note: The SAT scoring system has changed for 2017.

BEST ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS

76 

Rosewood

Richland 1

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73

Center For Knowledge

North Richland 2

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70

Brockman

Richland 1

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69

K-5 Center For Knowledge

Richland 2

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68

Satchel Ford

Richland 1

BEST MIDDLE SCHOOLS

58

R.H. Fulmer

Lexington 2

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56

Hand

Richland 1

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56

Crossroads Intermediate

Richland 5

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50

Batesburg-Leesville

Lexington 3

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49

Meadow Glen

Lexington 1

BEST HIGH SCHOOLS

84

Spring Hill Lexington

Richland 5

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73

Chapin Lexington

Richland 5

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73

Lexington

Lexington 1

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73

River Bluff

Lexington 1

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70

Dutch Fork

Richland 5

ACT Scores For 2017

The mean ACT scores for 2017 graduating students in the

Midlands’ eight school districts. A perfect score is 36.

District          Score

Kershaw            18

Richland 1         17.1

Richland 2         18.4

Lexington 1       19.9

Lexington 2       18.4

Lexington  3      17.1

Lexington 4       16.7

Lexington-

Richland 5        20.6

In the 17 states that require all students to take the test the average score was 19.8.

Fort Jackson BAH rates

Go to www.militarytimes.com for all Fort Jackson BAH rates

Enlisted – with dependants

Fort Jackson Enlisted – with dependants
E-1 E-2 E-3 E-4 E-5
1,389 1,389 1,389 1,389 1,467
E-5 E-6 E-7 E-8 E-9
1,467 1,713 1,728 1,746 1,824

 

Fort Jackson Officer – with dependants
O-1E O-2E O-3E O-1 O-2
1,731 1,752 1,866 1,494 1,710
O-3 O-4 O-5 O-6 O-7
1,755 2,001 2,178 2,199 2,325

Bob Duker

U S Army Retired
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage
(803)730-2572
dukerr@usit.net OR bduker@cbcarolinas.com

Relocation to Ft. Jackson or Shaw AFB?Call, Text or Email Bob Duker Today
803-730-2572
dukerr@usit.net OR bduker@cbcarolinas.com

We are accredited buyer representatives. We represent you the buyer and will negotiate on your behalf. There is no cost to you.


Loan Approval in 21 Days
Call or Text Cynthia Warner Today at
803-446-6468

cwarner@bayeq.com

We will pre-approve you for a mortgage before you arrive at Fort Jackson.

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