Cities & Towns

Bluffton, SC
Situated high on a bluff overlooking the May River, Bluffton continues to be one of South Carolina's fastest growing small towns. The population has nearly doubled since the 2000 census, largely due to the temperate climate, affordable housing and low cost of...

Charleston, SC
Charleston has been rated the most popular vacation destination in the United States, and it surely must rank in the top five among places to spend the rest of your life. If it doesn't yet, it eventually will. Visit the city once and you'll discover that it pulls...

Daniel Island, SC
If you could create perfect place to live, perhaps you'd choose an island conveniently located near the mainland yet just far enough from the rest of civilization to feel a million miles away. You'd carefully plan a downtown area complete with shops, restaurants...

Dewees Island, SC
In a time when master-planned communities, residential golf course developments and town center villages are the lifestyles of popular choice, Dewees Island proposes a radical alternative. The chief attractions are the uninterrupted percussion of the surf on a beach...

Folly Beach, SC
Folly Beach, just eight miles south of downtown Charleston, is ideal for those who enjoy the sun and surf in a laid-back environment that isn't far from the dining options and entertainment offered in the more "civilized" world. Today, life on the island revolves more...

Goose Creek, SC
Goose Creek, South Carolina, located northwest of Charleston along the Cooper River and sandwiched between the towns of Hanahan and Moncks Corner, ranks among South Carolina's larger cities, with a population of more than 30,000. Although no definitive archives exist to...

Isle of Palms, SC
The Isle of Palms, also known locally as simply IOP, has attained the near-perfect combination of preservation and development, creating an ideal beach resort for visitors and full-time residents alike, just a short drive from historic downtown Charleston. Located north...

Johns Island, SC
Much of South Carolina and North Carolina have seen a population boom in recent years, with builders putting up housing developments as quickly as possible, then moving on to the next project. Despite its proximity to Charleston, Johns Island, located just across the Stono...

Kiawah Island, SC
May 2006 marked 30 years since Kiawah Island was first announced and, in that time, Kiawah has evolved from a privately owned enclave to one of the most prized resort destinations in the United States. Ten miles long and a mile wide, with marsh and rivers on one side and the Atlantic...

Moncks Corner, SC
Originally a trading post on the southeast corner of the massive Mitton Plantation, Moncks Corner has grown into a thriving community with a rich and storied past tied largely to the dense marshes and the people who have lived in and around them. Now the county seat of Berkeley...

Mount Pleasant, SC
While Mount Pleasant has experienced tremendous growth in the past decade, it also has preserved its heritage and small-town sense of community. Many people choose to live in Mount Pleasant because of the town's proximity to the area's beaches and excellent golf...

North Charleston, SC
With a growing reputation as one of South Carolina's latest boom towns, North Charleston has proven to be an excellent place to live and visit. Split between three counties, Charleston, Berkeley and Dorchester, just north of the city of Charleston, the area was comprised...

Sullivan's Island
Sullivan's Island is just minutes from all that historic Charleston and booming Mount Pleasant have to offer, yet it might as well be a thousand miles away. A sophisticated island town, it offers its residents and visitors no flashing neon signs, no shopping malls, no golf...

Summerville, SC
It didn't take long for Summerville, to become popular. By 1830 the South Carolina Railroad came through Summerville and a new town plan was laid out with streets parallel and perpendicular to the tracks for easy travel access. The "new town," as it was called, was just east...