Tagged : Charleston SC

Found 8 blog entries tagged as "Charleston SC".

Travel and Leisure Magazine named Charleston as the best city in the US for the fifth consecutive year and they also named us the 2nd best city in the World.

Southern Living Magazine named Charleston the #1 Best City in the South.

Food and Wine Magazine ranked Charleston in their list of the Top 10 Most Exciting Food Cities in the World.

Of course, with all this going on, the real estate market continues to move forward nicely. Year to date, transactions are up 7.7% over the same period from 2016. 2017 will likely be the busiest year in Charleston history. We may sell over 18,000 properties. Median sales price is up a modest and sustainable 3.9%. Median sales price is at an all-time high of $253k. However, according to my analyst regression

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Following Benefitfocus recent expansion adding a state-of-the-art, four-story, 145,800-square-foot facility, Blackbaud has announced a new 360,000-square-foot facility and tech campus. The new headquarters will be located on Daniel Island in Berkeley County, South Carolina. The new building will allow Blackbaud to add 300 high-tech jobs on Daniel Island. Blackbaud is very excited about its growth since arriving in Berkeley County in 2000. Since the move Blackbaud is the largest publicly traded software company in the state and was recently recognized on Forbes’ 25 Fastest-Growing Public Tech Companies list.  Both new buildings create excitement about the expansion of software companies on the East Coast. Charleston’s ongoing growth in the technology

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With the announcement that Volvo will build it's first U.S. manufacturing plant in the Charleston South Carolina area, we are benefiting from a third auto manufacturer in the area. BMWs are rolling off the assembly line here and Mercedes- Benz vans has announced anew $500 million plant to be built in North Charleston. The Boeing plant which assembles Dream Liners here had a huge impact on the area over the last 5 years. We are delighted to see these companies move here and attract high tech employees to paradise. Our economy is strong and will only improve going forward. New retail centers are popping up and new home construction is strong throughout the area.
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Part of the reason families are attracted to Daniel Island South Carolina is to stunning natural beauty. We just listed a Daniel Island Park home that is a rare find. 332 Rhoden Island Drive is the perfect downsize for families looking to move from the big family home to an easy to care for home with all of the upgrades they are used to. Of particular note is the stunning views over the golf course to miles gently swaying marsh grasses and tidal waterways. Almost every room in this home has a view. The quality of construction is among the best we have seen. Click on image for full details of this home.

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With so much new construction in sections of Daniel Island it is interesting to note what percentage of total home sales new spec homes represents.

2013 34% of homes sold were new builder spec. Homes.  73 new builder spec homes sold vs. total home sales of 213 homes homes.

2014 24% of homes sold were builder spec homes. 75 new builder spec homes sold vs. total home sales of 319 homes.

Interested in learning more about Daniel Island? Give us a call. We are happy to help.

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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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As I sit here early in the morning the day after Thanksgiving, I am reflecting on how incredibly lucky we are to live in Charleston and on Daniel Island. We helped a couple buy a home in Daniel Island Park a couple of years ago and they have become good friends. They have a tradition of getting all of their relatives from both sides of the family together each year. This year they had 22 guests covering 4 generations of family. They came from New Jersey, Ohio, Florida, Texas and Spain.They invited us to join them for Thanksgiving at the Daniel Island Club. I loved their stories about their visit.  A group of then ran in the Turkey Trot through historic Charleston enjoying the amazing architecture and sreets where pirates used to roam. A group of men went

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Sue and Scott Campbell, owners of Prestige Real Estate group, closed the sale of 346 Ralston Creek. This beautiful waterfront estate home sold for $3,100,000 representing the top sale for the year to date on Daniel Island and the fourth highest in the overall Charleston market according to MLS records. The Campbells also sold represented the buyers for the highest price home sold in 2011 on Daniel Island at $4,650,000. 

2011 Top Sale To Date

346 Ralston Creek, Daniel Island SC $3,100,000

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2010 Top Daniel Island Sale

370 Ralston Creek, Daniel Island SC $4,650,000 

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