Summer is here and it’s hot! If you are trying to cool off by catching a breeze on the beach, keep your eyes open for the turtle nests as it is their nesting season. Are waterparks more your style? There are three fantastic parks to choose from. Try out the Whirlin’ Waters wave pool at North Charleston's Wannamaker County Park, the Splash Zone at James Island County Park or Splash Island at Mount Pleasant's Palmetto Islands County Park. Very soon in Mount Pleasant, Carolina Park will be home to a new 40,000 square foot library, Costco, and other businesses. Residents in the Cainhoy Peninsula and Daniel Island have a new fire station. Charleston Fire Station 21 was dedicated June 27th.
Charleston has been ranked #3 and North Charleston #5 in the list of America's most prosperous cities by RentCafe. Newsweek rated Charleston #27 on their list of top cities in terms of salary and quality of life. In a recent report, Business Insider combined six measures of economic health and found that South Carolina had the sixth-fastest rate of job growth in the country, seeing a 2.2% increase in the number of nonfarm payroll jobs between December 2016 and December 2017.
Year to date, 2018 is up 7.6% over the same period from 2017 in median sales prices.* The number of transactions is about the same as last year. It is a Seller's market. Buyers have to be ready to pay full price and may run into multiple offer situations.
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*median sales price - exactly half of the homes sold are above this price and exactly half are below.
July 14, 2018, 10 am - 2 pm | Snee Farm Country Club
SNEE FARM VILLAGE
30 homes starting in the high $600,000s
New Brightwater homes are coming soon to one of Charleston’s favorite club addresses. Snee Farm Village, situated at the doorway to beautiful Snee Farm Country Club on the grounds of antebellum Snee Farm Plantation in Mt. Pleasant, will combine Brightwater’s unique vision for timeless architecture with undeniably Lowcountry charm inspired by the classic homes and enchanting details of Charleston’s historic homes.
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