Saturday, November 1, 2008
Just over the North Charleston border is Wescott Plantation. Wescott Plantation is a master planned community in Summerville South Carolina. Lennar, Centex, Ryland, Brentwood, Dr Horton and other builders have all contributed to the neighborhood. Homes start in the 100,000's and up. The communities center piece the beautiful 27-hole course designed by Dr. Michael Hurdzan. He attempted to capture the old traditional flavor of low flowing earthworks, classic bunkering, and each hole separated and framed by the vegetation.
Wescott Plantation is zoned for the desirable Dorchester 2 County Schools. It is close to the Air Force Base and convenient to the highways and all the shopping the Charleston area has to offer. Amenities include Community Center, Golf Course, Park, Picnic Area, Playground, Swimming Pool and Tot Lot.
Creaturo and Associates recently listed a immaculate home built by Lennar home Builders. 5232 Mulholland Drive is the Beaufort floor plan in Wescott's Birkdale subsection. It is currently listed for 242,000. It has 2,280 square feet.
LIKE BRAND NEW FOR LESS AND MOVE IN READY. This 4BR 2.5BA is in brand new condition and has stainless appliances. It has a formal living room, formal dining room, family room, open and spacious kitchen with breakfast area and screened porch. Hardwood floor in foyer and formal dining room, upgraded carpet throughout the home, tile flooring in kitchen, breakfast area, all bathrooms and laundry room, crown molding, chair railing and picture frame molding in formal dining room and 9' smooth ceiling. This open and spacious kitchen has many upgrades including 42" raised panel maple cabinets with crown molding, stainless steel appliances, corian counter tops, recessed lights, lots of storage space and it opens to breakfast area and family room. This large open living space has gas fire place and ceiling fan. From the breakfast area, sliding glass door will lead you to screened porch with beautiful landscaped back yard. Open two-story foyer with stairway will take you to upstairs with 4 spacious bedrooms, 2 full baths and a laundry room. The master bedroom has tray ceiling and walk-in closet. Master bath with soaking garden tub, separate shower and dual vanity. Three more spacious bedrooms with upstairs laundry room. This home has upgraded lighting package, gutters, 2 car garage and irrigation system installed with fully landscaped yard.
Tuesday, May 20, 2008
Cane Bay Elementary school has just began construction. The school will serve 700 students ad is scheduled for completion in August of 2009. The school wail cost the county 19.8 million dollars.
A middle school is also being planned for the area, but no funds are allotted for the middle school as of yet. All the land, 160 acres, was donated by Cane Bay developer Ben Gramling III for the schools.
Cane Bay High School, the 70 million dollar school, is set to open next fall with 9th and 10th grade classes. Each following year the school will add a grade until they reach the 1,500 capacity. The school has 98,000 square feet with room for expansion. Cane Bay High School is in Berkeley County in new community of Cane Bay Plantation. Cane Bay High School's mascot will be the Cobras and in true Summerville style, athletics will be a huge part of the school.
Friday, May 16, 2008
BY: Creaturo & Associates
Ashley Ridge is the newest High School for Dorchester County District Two. The newest school cost over 40 million to build and will be opening next August and the proposed attendance lines have been announced. The school will hold 1800 students and will start with 9th and 10th grade and add a grade a year until 2011. The new Principal, Karen Radcliff has been a assistant principal for ten years in Summerville. Teachers and staff will be pulled from Dorchester county schools as well as new hires.
Athletics will be in full swing. The 6,000 spectator stadium is already built and the gym will hold 1600 students. The Athletic program will include Football, Swimming,Volleyball, Wrestling, Cross Country, Golf, Baseball, Soccer, tennis, Basketball, Track, Softball and cheer leading. Ashley Ridge will compete against Reagin 6AA schools which include another new school
Cane Bay, Woodland, Burke, Garrett Tech and Bishop England High Schools.
Band will also be a huge part of the new High School. The new director will be Sue Alexander who is currently at Summerville High School.
The schools mascot was voted on and the winner is the Ashley Ridge Swamp Foxes and red and gold are the colors.. The cafeteria is state of the art and the school has wireless technology. There are even plans to offer a culinary arts course in the first year.
The new school is located off of Hwy 165 in Summerville, SC.
Thursday, April 24, 2008
Creaturo and Associates of Century 21 Beachside has a team of agents that specialize in all aspects of Selling your home.
Saturday, April 19, 2008
Located near historic Summerville, SC and it's top schools, The Ponds is a new Greenwood community. Greenwood Communities and resorts have built several award winning communities across the southeast as well as in the Charleston Area. Beresford Hall and Coosaw Creek are a few of it's previous visions. Greenwood continues to strive for excellence and creativity in The Ponds.
The natural setting of over 1,100 acres of conservation land, award winning amenities and low country style homes make The Ponds a winner. Some of the Oaks in the neighborhood are over 200 years old. The Charleston SC area's top builders are showcasing their work in The Ponds.
Alison Dailey Homes, LLC - The 2007 Guildmaster, awarded by an independent customer satisfaction surveying firm serving a nationwide community of home builders and remodelers, recognized an exemplary track record of exceptional customer service. Alison has served as president of the Charleston Trident Home builders, and has garnered several recognitions personally.
David Weekley - Known for classic, innovative design, personalized choices, unparalleled customer service, and one of the industry's best multi-level warranties.
John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods - With more than 30 years experience in the building industry and more than 25,000 satisfied homeowners, John Wieland Homes & Neighborhoods is committed to building a better way of life.
Palmetto Classic Homes - Focus is on building highly "amenitized," impeccably designed, semi-custom homes that meet the needs and desires of their customers.
The J.D. Smith Company - The J.D. Smith Company is one of the Charleston region's most respected and talented custom home builders, setting a standard for classic design and unsurpassed quality.
Homes and Home sites are currently for sale in Phase One. Home sites start in the low 100-200's and Homes are starting in the middle 300,000 up to 500,000.
The Ponds have everything you could want for recreation and activities. The 20 acre lake is the focal point of the community with a amphitheatre for community concerts and other events. There is even a on site YMCA, 38 miles of sidewalks connecting the entire community as well as over 21 miles of walking trails, 11 acres of grassy land set aside for soccer, a game of touch football or whatever out door activity you desire.
For more information on The Ponds community and new home floor plans please contact Creaturo and Associates of Century 21 Beachside Real Estate.
Wednesday, April 2, 2008
That said, with all the emotion and stress that accompany nearly every sale, Our team prides ourselves on making sure we do everything we can to make the experience enjoyable for our clients. Maybe that is one reason we have a lot of repeat clients. We also specialize in representing you with your
New Construction purchase. It is very important to have representation because the Builder's salesman work for the builder.
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Century 21 Properties Plus Real Estate, we are an award winning team of Realtors. Having a buyer agent represent your best interests during the negotiation process doesn't cost you anything, and it will save you time, money and energy.
Thursday, March 27, 2008
I recently had the pleasure of showing on of my clients a brand new KB HOME community. The Preserve at Charleston Park is technically in North Charleston but it borders Summerville, and the community is zoned for the desirable Dorchester 2 Schools.
KB HOME has been a builder of quality homes for fifty years. With KB Home's Built to Order experience, you'll enjoy high-quality construction, unique architecture, dedicated customer service and design features from trusted brands that all come together to create your one-of-a-kind home.
The Preserve at Charleston Park is one of KB homes best priced communities. According to the builders representative, you pay only for what you want. After walking through the beautifully decorated models, you will want it all. And you can get it all by visiting the KB Home design center after going to contract.
The Preserve at Charleston Park has 6 floor plans to choose from ranging from two, three and four bedrooms with 1200-1933 square feet. There are one and 2 story floor plans and several models that you can walk through to get a real feel for the home. There are many marsh and wooded lots available and the premiums are low. So with the assistance of Creaturo and Associates of Century 21 Properties Plus you can build your dream home starting in the 130's.
View All Charleston Park homes on Charleston, SC's MLS
Tuesday, March 18, 2008
The highlight of the year for Summerville residents is the Flowertown Festival . This year the festival begins April 4 and ends on the 6Th. The nationally acclaimed festival is the largest Arts and Crafts festivals in South Carolina. The family oriented event is held each spring in Azalea Park. With over 200 craft artisans, vendors, live entertainment, food vendors, a children's carnival, tennis classic, and a historic tour of homes and gardens there is something for everyone to enjoy. Admission to the Festival is FREE! The Festival is a family event - no alcohol is served. NO PETS are allowed at the Festival. For more information, call (843) 871-9622.
With the Azalea's in full bloom it is a perfect time to take in the charm of the historic town of Summerville, South Carolina. Summerville has many desirable attributes that have people from all over the country investigating the area for relocation. Affordable New Home communities, desirable Dorchestor County Schools , and close vicinity to Charleston, SC and the beaches, are just a few positives that attract new home owners. And now with the new Del Webb community under way, retires are flocking to the area.
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Saturday, March 15, 2008
Wednesday, January 9, 2008
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