Age 55+, Active Adult Living Communities: Charleston SC Real Estate

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Those folks who choose one of the Active Adult Living Communities in the Charleston SC area as their part-time or full-time retirement community talk about the great weather, the reasonable cost of living, the wonderful activities and of course the friendships that are fostered.

In recent years the Summerville SC area has witnessed the addition of two new ( Age 55+) communities namely Del Webb Charleston and Pines at Gahagan in Summerville. These bring the number of Active Adult Age Restricted communities to a total of four with The Elms of Charleston and *Southern Palms completing the foursome.  

Del Webb Charleston - 409 Coastal Bluff Way, Summerville, SC 29483                        

Located in the master planned community of Cane Bay Plantation - Del Webb Charleston officially opened in the Summer of 2007. The focal point of the 360 acre community, The Resort at Cane Bay is reserved for Del Webb Charleston residents and their Guests and offers 20,000 sq feet of recreation space including;

Heated Indoor Pool ~ State of the Art Fitness Center ~ Aerobics Studio ~ Workshops ~ Meeting Rooms ~ Craft Center and that is just the inside! Outside, there's another heated pool with sundeck ~ tennis courts ~ pickleball courts ~ bocce courts ~ horseshoes and a firepit.

Lifestyle Director Jennifer Burton maintains a busy schedule - overseeing such popular activities as Live Dancing ~ Theater Outings ~ Bocce Tournaments to name but a few.

Restricted to Age 55+: At least one resident must be 55 years old, and no one under 19 may reside within the community. * Children and Grand Children under the age of 19 are welcome and may visit for up to 90 days in a consecutive 12 month period. Anyone over the age of 19 may be a fulltime resident, provided one household member is 55 or better.

Floor Plans
A total of 11 single-family ranch style homes are offered and these range from approximately 1,100 square feet to approximately 2,800 square feet.

Home Sites
Home sites will vary in size between collections. The Seaside Collection will have home sites of 40' x120' approx., the Harbor Collection will be approx. 50' x 120' and the Coastal Collection will offer 64' x 120' home sites.

Directions
From I-26 East take US-17A North (Exit 199B) towards Moncks Corner. Merge onto US-17A and travel 4 miles. At the intersection, take a left onto 176 North and follow for about 3 miles. Take a right onto Cane Bay Boulevard and look for the sign that says Del Webb at Cane Bay on your right.


Pines at Gahagan - 501 Gahagan Road, Summerville, SC 29485

For those individuals who prefer smaller communities the Pines at Gahagan may be just the neighborhood to provide a carefree, active adult lifestyle with a boutique feel. Located in the heart of Historic Summerville this 25 acre, gated development will offer a total of 109 single family detached homes ranging in size from 1250 to over 3,000 square feet.

Don't let size fool you the community will offer a plethora of activities and the central focus will be the newly constructed 4.700 sq foot Clubhouse.

Outdoor Pool ~ Exercise Room ~ Billiards Room ~ Salon ~ Library ~ Game Room

In addition the community will offer three ponds with walking trails.

Monthly Regime Fee
Monthly regime fee of $175 will include lawn care ~ landscaping maintenance ~ exterior pressure washing 2 times per year ~ Access to the Clubhouse & Pool and Basic Cable Service.

Directions
From I-26 Take Exit 199A - Highway 17/Summerville - Go approx. ¾ of a mile and turn left onto Berlin G. Myers Parkway. Follow the Parkway to Gahagan Road ~ Turn Left onto Gahagan Road ~ Pines at Gahagan will be approx. ½ miles on your left.


The Elms of Charleston - 9100 Elms Plantation Blvd., N.Charleston, SC 29406

www.theelmsofcharleston.org

The Elms of Charleston is a wonderful age 55+, gated retirement community located in Charleston County. This hospitable 200 acre community of 300+ homes is built on the site of the former Elms Plantation.

Conveniently located across from the Trident Regional Health Center and just minutes to I-26, The Elms is comprised of both resale and new construction single family detached homes as well as townhomes. Homes range in size from a compact 832 to over 2200 sq feet.

In addition to a nearly new 8,000 sq foot Clubhouse the community also has an onsite, full time Activities Director who plans and oversees weekly social events, aerobics, event trips - even grocery shopping!

Amenities include: Swimming Pool ~ Billiards ~ Card Room ~ Tennis Courts ~ Fitness Room ~ Private Stocked Fishing Lake ~ Miles of Walking Trails.

Monthly Regime Fee
The monthly regime fee is $190 and includes: Lawn & Landscape Maintenance ~ Exterior Power Washing ~ Outside Painting twice annually.

Directions
Take I-26 from Charleston, Exit at 205B, Turn Right onto Highway 78. Pass Charleston Southern University on Left. Turn Left onto Elms Plantation Blvd. near Wannamaker Park ~ Travel Straight Back.


Southern Palms - 701 Southern Palms Blvd., Ladson, SC 29456

Southern Palms, is an age 55+ gated community located in the town of Ladson - close to Summerville, SC and almost around the corner from the Summerville Medical Center. The community is a *land lease community which allows residents to own their own manufactured homes while keeping the funds normally spent on the land purchase for other purposes. Southern Palms is the most affordable Active Adult Lifestyle community in the Charleston SC area.

In addition to lovely landscaped grounds residents need not worry about yard work as lawn maintenance is included in your regime fee.

Amenities in the community included: Clubhouse ~ Swimming Pool ~ Numerous Organized Events

Homes range in price from the low 80's to the mid 150's and at time of writing there are seven homes for sale.

Directions
I -26 Westbound to Exit 205A - Route 78 West to Summerville - Drive 1.4 miles to Stoplight and turn Left onto Ladson Road - Drive to 3rd Traffic Light and Turn Right onto Jamison Road - Travel .2 miles and Turn Right Into Southern Palms.

 

Liberty Cottages at Park West – Mt.Pleasant SC

http://www.libertycottages.com

Welcome to the first and only age 55+ active adult lifestyle neighborhood in Park West!  Located in Mt.Pleasant, SC just minutes from historic downtown Charleston, the pristine beaches of Isle of Palms & Sullivan’s Island, great shopping at the Towne Center and more…

This quaint gated neighborhood lies within the gorgeous Master Planned community of Park West and residents of Liberty Cottages enjoy all the same amenities – Swimming Pools, Tennis Courts, Clubhouse, Miles of Walking Trails however they don’t do any yard work or landscape maintenance as this is provided. In fact the maintenance staff will even change light bulbs in your recessed fixtures!

Through an exclusive arrangement residents of Liberty Cottages can access all the services of Somerby of Mt.Pleasant, a Continuing Care Retirement Community. An arrangement with nearby Somerby allows residents of Liberty Cottages to access services such as housekeeping, transportation, beauty salon, even in home health care on an as needed basis. Physicians will even make house calls and you only pay for the services you need!

Homes sites number just 43 making this an intimate community of well appointed homes that will range in size from 2,746 to 3,148 square feet. Built by well known Simonini Builders these homes are sure to please the most critical eye.

 

Contact Heather Lord

For a personal tour of Liberty Cottages at Park West please contact me at mobile 843 810-9414 or email at hlord@heatherlord.com .  It would be my pleasure to introduce you to the newest  55+ Adult Active Lifestyle community in the Lowcountry.

129  Brutus Ln Summerville, SC 29485

129 Brutus Ln
Summerville, SC 29485
Pines at gahagan
residential

MLS# 1402384 / Active
3 br, 2 ba, 1864 sqft

This is the only re-sale available in the pines at gahagan at 55+ development. it is also the only home left for sale on the very desirable midd... 

$269,000
Provided courtesy of Bill Marx of Apex Real Estate Group, LLC
2404  Tuscany Dr North Charleston, SC 29406

2404 Tuscany Dr
North Charleston, SC 29406
The elms
residential

MLS# 1410272 / Active
2 br, 2 ba, 2023 sqft

Welcome to the elms, a 55+ retirement community convenient to doctors, hospital, shopping,dining and i-26. this is a wonderful home with a lot o... 

$225,000
Provided courtesy of Betty Buford of AgentOwned Realty Co. Premier Group, Inc.
9071  Delancey Cir North Charleston, SC 29406

9071 Delancey Cir
North Charleston, SC 29406
The elms
residential

MLS# 1401072 / Active
2 br, 2 ba, 1934 sqft

** incredible lake location in charleston's premier 55+ adult community ** master bedroom opens to sunroom w/ peaceful views and access to gazeb... 

$214,900
Provided courtesy of David Wertan of REMAX Advanced Realty
2470  Shadowcreek Ct North Charleston, SC 29406

2470 Shadowcreek Ct
North Charleston, SC 29406
The elms
residential

MLS# 1408574 / Contingent
3 br, 2 ba, 1934 sqft

A premier lot in the elms - backs up to the clubhouse and located on a cul-de-sac street. this well-kept 3-bedroom home has an open floor plan w... 

$210,000
Provided courtesy of Herb Uthlaut of Coldwell Banker United, REALTORS
9097  Hadley Ct North Charleston, SC 29406-9106

9097 Hadley Ct
North Charleston, SC 29406-9106
The elms
residential

MLS# 1327953 / Contingent
3 br, 2 ba, 2414 sqft

Seller offering $2,500 towards buyer's closings costs. upgraded & professionally remodeled, this home is the largest available in the elms of ch... 

$179,000
Provided courtesy of Page Mosier of Keller Williams Realty Charleston
9163  Spring Branch Ct Charleston, SC 29406

9163 Spring Branch Ct
Charleston, SC 29406
The elms
residential

MLS# 1329428 / Contingent
3 br, 2 ba, 2078 sqft

A home anyone would love to come home to - all newly laid laminate wood floors through out the home with new carpet in bedrooms. the sunroom off... 

$174,990
Reduced -$4,910
Provided courtesy of Trae Tucker Ray of Prudential Southern Coast Real Estate
2657  Woodfield Ct North Charleston, SC 29406

2657 Woodfield Ct
North Charleston, SC 29406
The elms
residential

MLS# 1316747 / Contingent
2 br, 2 ba, 1690 sqft

The finest carefree living can be all yours at the elms of charleston, a 55+ active adult gated community close to trident hospital, health care... 

$170,500
Reduced -$10,330
Provided courtesy of Bob Chambers of Infinity Realty
9074  Hadley Ct North Charleston, SC 29406

9074 Hadley Ct
North Charleston, SC 29406
The elms
residential

MLS# 1404133 / Contingent
2 br, 2 ba, 1700 sqft

Welcome to the elms, a 55+ retirement community convenient t0 everything--doctors, hospital, shopping, dining and i-26. this home has a very nic... 

$165,000
Provided courtesy of Betty Buford of AgentOwned Realty Co. Premier Group, Inc.
9136  Southern Grove Ct North Charleston, SC 29406

9136 Southern Grove Ct
North Charleston, SC 29406
The elms
residential

MLS# 1409916 / Active
2 br, 2 ba, 1464 sqft

Welcome home! this immaculate single family home is ready for new owners. this home has 1464 square feet of heated living space, 2 full bedrooms... 

$164,990
Provided courtesy of Bob Chambers of Infinity Realty
9146  Spring Branch Ct North Charleston, SC 29406

9146 Spring Branch Ct
North Charleston, SC 29406
The elms
residential

MLS# 1312822 / Active
2 br, 2 ba, 1800 sqft

One of the cleanest and best deals per sqft in the elms , home has brand new roof and an ac system that is only a year old. seller says get rid ... 

$155,000
Provided courtesy of Ron Saunders of Monterra, LLC
2646  Hanford Mills Ln North Charleston, SC 29406

2646 Hanford Mills Ln
North Charleston, SC 29406
The elms
residential

MLS# 1402596 / Active
2 br, 2 ba, 1487 sqft

The finest carefree living can be all yours at the elms of charleston, a 55+ active adult gated community close to trident hospital, health care... 

$154,900
Provided courtesy of Bob Chambers of Infinity Realty
2644  Hanford Mills Ln North Charleston, SC 29406

2644 Hanford Mills Ln
North Charleston, SC 29406
The elms
residential

MLS# 1402595 / Active
2 br, 2 ba, 1487 sqft

The finest carefree living can be all yours at the elms of charleston, a 55+ active adult gated community close to trident hospital, health care... 

$154,900
Provided courtesy of Bob Chambers of Infinity Realty
2643  Hanford Mills Ln North Charleston, SC 29406

2643 Hanford Mills Ln
North Charleston, SC 29406
The elms
residential

MLS# 1405814 / Active
2 br, 2 ba, 1487 sqft

The finest carefree living can be all yours at the elms of charleston, a 55+ active adult gated community close to trident hospital, health care... 

$154,900
Provided courtesy of Bob Chambers of Infinity Realty
9078  Hadley Ct North Charleston, SC 29406

9078 Hadley Ct
North Charleston, SC 29406
The elms
residential

MLS# 1326429 / Contingent
3 br, 2 ba, 2096 sqft

Us court ordered sale :: move-in ready, 1-story 3br/2ba spacious home located on a cul-de-sac in the elms (a 55+ gated community).... the elms a... 

$140,000
Reduced -$5,000
Provided courtesy of Scott Hodges of Re/Max Advanced Realty
2449  Deer Ridge Ln North Charleston, SC 29406

2449 Deer Ridge Ln
North Charleston, SC 29406
The elms
residential

MLS# 1306640 / Active
1 br, 1 ba, 1100 sqft

Welcome to the elms, a 55+ retirement community convenient to everything -- doctors, hospital, shopping, dining and i-26. this home is a corner ... 

$79,900
Reduced -$3,000
Provided courtesy of Betty Buford of AgentOwned Realty Co. Premier Group, Inc.
9167  Spring Branch Ct North Charleston, SC 29406

9167 Spring Branch Ct
North Charleston, SC 29406
The elms
rentals

MLS# 1408309 / Active
3 br, 2 ba, 2101 sqft

This home is in the elms, a lovely gated 55+ community. close to area hospitals, shopping and airport. nice size master with walk-in closet, 2 n... 

$3,000
Provided courtesy of Diana Johnson of Carolina One Real Estate
9136  Delancey Cir Charleston, SC 29406

9136 Delancey Cir
Charleston, SC 29406
The elms
rentals

MLS# 1409502 / Active
2 br, 2 ba, 1547 sqft

Very nice home in the elms(senior living community). there is a large living room with lots of windows which provide an abundance of natural lig... 

$1,250
Provided courtesy of Janice Edwards of Carolina One Real Estate

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