Go Ahead…. Buy the Beach House

Go Ahead…. Buy the Beach House

Go ahead… Buy the Beach House! Just north of Charleston, South Carolina, Pawleys Island, Litchfield, and DeBordieu Colony provide some of the most perfect beach homes on the South Carolina coast! Some are directly on the ocean front, others, a row or two back. Homesites are also available for those who would prefer to build their… Continue Reading

Wooden Boat Show October 21-22, Georgetown, SC

Wooden Boat Show October 21-22, Georgetown, SC

If you’ve never been to The Georgetown Wooden Boat Show, you don’t know WHAT you’re missing! Always held on the third weekend in October in Georgetown, South Carolina, the Georgetown Wooden Boat Show features one of the best wooden boat exhibits on the East Coast with more than 140 classic wooden boats displayed on land… Continue Reading

Fill the Fish at Hobcaw Barony this Friday!

Fill the Fish at Hobcaw Barony this Friday!

Fill the Fish This Friday at Hobcaw Barony! If you are a nature or history enthusiast, one of the best things to do in the Pawleys Island area, particularly when you are in DeBordieu Colony, is to visit the Hobcaw Barony Discovery Center! If you’ve been to Hobcaw lately, you may have noticed the appearance… Continue Reading

Preparing for a Hurricane

Preparing for a Hurricane

As Hurricane Irma approaches the US Coast, even though, at this writing, it does not look like it will make landfall in South Carolina, I noticed a great FaceBook post with “a few hurricane tricks for those who may need it:” My personal advice is to secure an inland spot with friends or family should… Continue Reading

Pawleys Island Festival of Music and Art 2017

Pawleys Island Festival of Music and Art 2017

Delbert McClinton! Melissa Manchester! and the sounds of MOTOWN with the Masters of Soul are just a few of the events I’m so excited to see at the Pawleys Island Festival of Music and Art this year!  Scheduled for September 30-October 21, tickets to the Pawleys Island Festival of Music and Arts are on sale… Continue Reading

Foreclosures and Short Sales at DeBordieu Colony and the Pawleys Island Area

Foreclosures and Short Sales at DeBordieu Colony and the Pawleys Island Area

Don’t freak out…. There are only two (2) officially distressed properties in DeBordieu Colony as of this writing, and not that many in the Pawleys Island area. The interesting thing buyers need to remember about DeBordieu Colony real estate, and properties in the Pawleys Island area in general, is that things are not always what… Continue Reading

Haint Blue…. Not just a Cool Design Trend

Haint Blue…. Not just a Cool Design Trend

Haint Blue… Cool design trend? Or are there other reasons? Home Owners in the South Carolina Lowcountry have been painting the ceilings of their porches blue for generations. There’s even a name for the color: Haint Blue!” According to Gullah legend, a haint is a spirit or a ghost. It’s said that if you paint… Continue Reading

DeBordieu’s Colony Club Estates

DeBordieu’s Colony Club Estates

Nestled in the heart of  DeBordieu Colony, the beautiful, gated ocean front residential community about an hour north of Charleston, SC,  is the neighborhood of Colony Club Estates. As beautiful as it is affordable, Colony Club Estates at DeBordieu is conveniently located next to the DeBordieu Club Tennis and Fitness Center. There is a path… Continue Reading

Ocean Oaks: 2 Minutes to DeBordieu Beach

Ocean Oaks: 2 Minutes to DeBordieu Beach

The Ocean Oaks neighborhood in DeBordieu Colony is just a 2 minute golf cart ride to DeBordieu Beach. Aptly named because of its proximity to the ocean, and the abundance of oak trees in and around the community, Ocean Oaks at DeBordieu offers homes and homesites with views of the center lake, or marsh, which are… Continue Reading