Daniel Island | Charleston SC Blog

CHARLESTON, SC—(February 10, 2015) According to data released today by the Charleston Trident Association of Realtors® (CTAR), January home sales in the Charleston region are the highest they’ve been in eight years. Not since January 2007 have monthly sales surpassed the 800 closing mark. In January 2015, 890 homes sold at a median price of $209,603.

The region saw eerily similar figures in January 2007, when 890 homes sold at a median price of $209,945. The striking difference between the 2007 market and current market however, is the inventory. Eight years ago, there were almost 9,000 homes for sale; today, there are just over 5,500—37% less homes for buyers to choose from.

“With significantly less inventory, buyers are still finding what they

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According to readers of TripAdvisor, their #2 favorite hotel in the USA is the French Quarter Inn in Historic Charleston South Carolina. Several of our clients have stayed their and speak highly of it. We also suggest Charleston Place Hotel and the Market Place Pavilion with it's roof top pool and bar/dining scene. For B&B check out Two Meeting Street.

Here is a link to the TripAdvisor report on top 25 Hotels In USA

If we can answer any questions to make your stay here better, call Prestige Real Estate at 843-259-9913.

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Readers of Conde Nast Traveler magazine named Charleston the #1 tourist destination in the USA and #2 in the World. CBS show "This Morning" featured the survey. The combination of southern charm, great restaurants, beautiful beaches and an easy to navigate small town feeling wins awards year after year from every major travel publication.. Life in Charleston is like pushing the easy button very day. We pinch ourselves everyday to remind ourselves how lucky we are to be living in this wonderful location. Enjoy the full article in the Post & Courier Newspaper

http://www.postandcourier.com/article/20141020/PC05/141029970?ref=email

Be sure to call us at 843-259-9913 with any questions you may have about visiting or relocating to Charleston.

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We are informed that a new Catholic Church will be built on Daniel Island next to the Bishop England High School. This is welcomed news for the many Catholics in the area who now travel to Christ Our King in Mt. Pleasant. The island also has a Baptist and a Lutheran church.
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Charleston has so many things to offer. It’s amazing. My wife and I subscribe to the Charleston Symphony Pops Series at the Sottile Theater downtown on George Street. Last night’s performance started at 7:30pm.

We left our condo on Daniel Island at 6:55pm…over the Ravenel Bridge, left on East Bay, right at George Street, pulled into the public parking lot, and were in our first row mezzanine center seats by 7:20pm!

Last evening’s performance was Wicked Divas. A variety of songs from Broadway plays and Hollywood movies with a 46-piece symphony orchestra and two Broadway vocalists… “All That Jazz” (Chicago), “I Could Have Danced All Night” (My Fair Lady), “Over The Rainbow” (The Wizard of Oz), “For Good” (Wicked) and many others.

What an

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Charleston News Highlights

Nearly 50 new restaurants opened in Historic Charleston in 2013

The head of the Culinary Institute Of Charleston said nearly 50 new restaurants on the Charleston peninsula in 2013. The culinary Institute graduates 150 each May to help staff the demand for high quality staff in a town that is know for "Hospitality and Culinary options."

Boeing Continues To Expand

Boeing announced plans to expand their 787 Dreamliner campus with an additional 468 acres.

Benefitfocus brings 1200 more jobs to Daniel Island

Benefitfocus broke ground on a new building and announced plans to hire 1200 new employees on Daniel Island. The company currently employs about 800.

United Van Lines study ranks South Carolina #2 in inbound

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Post and Courier, Charleston SC
$19M highrise condo could set new high in Lowcountry’s home sales market

 

The view from the top penthouse of Terri Henning's home where the the Food+ Wine With a View dinner was held. The 7,516-square-foot two-story penthouse for sale in the People´s Building has three bedrooms, three and a half baths, a 3,500-square feet of terrance and panoramic views of the city and Charleston Harbor. (Grace Beahm/postandcourier.com) Buy this photo

It occupies the top floor in one of Charleston’s tallest buildings.

And, if sold at its $19.5 million list price, the expansive two-story penthouse could mark another high: the largest amount ever for a condominium in the historic city.

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The Daniel island Club's Ralston Creek course has been ranked among Golfweek Magazine's top 100 golf courses for 2014. The course was designed by Rees Jones and was ranked in the top 10 "best New Privates Courses" in 2006 by Golfweek. With more than 3200 residential golf courses in the country, ranking in the top 100 is impressive. Perhaps best of all as I write this on December 20th it is 75 degrees outside. Come see us y'all!
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