Category Archives: Architecture Style Design

DeBordieu Colony’s Ocean Park

DeBordieu Colony’s Ocean Park

  Ocean Park at DeBordieu Colony continues to be one of the most popular neighborhoods in this upscale, private, ocean front community  just north of Charleston, South Carolina. Located on the north side of DeBordieu Beach, Ocean Park borders the the Vanderbillt estate of Arcadia Plantation.   The “Victorian” architecture of these 41 single family homes gives… Continue Reading

Staging…. OK! Now I’m a believer.

Staging…. OK! Now I’m a believer.

Luxury Home Stager, Martha Mebane, has a way of making a home warm and inviting. She has recently demonstrated that talent at my listing at 47 Jutland in DeBordieu Colony, the private, oceanfront community just north of Charleston, South Carolina. I used to not think staging could make a big difference in selling a home.… Continue Reading

Sustainable Growth in the Pawleys Island Area

Sustainable Growth in the Pawleys Island Area

Sustainable growth in the Pawleys Island Area was the very interesting topic at a community forum I attended last night. It was the 3rd forum held by GeorgetownRise, an initiative headed up by John Sands and Pamela Martin, that has conducted 2 other Waccamaw Neck Land Use Planning community forums to address sustainable growth on… 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

Frank Lloyd Wright would have LOVED this DeBordieu Home

Frank Lloyd Wright would have LOVED this DeBordieu Home

Frank Lloyd Wright would have LOVED this contemporary masterpiece in DeBordieu Colony, the gated, ocean front community just north of Charleston, South Carolina. With over 5,000 heated square feet, located on a 1.2 acre lakefront lot, there is plenty of room to spread out, and entertain as many guests as you like. The floorplan is… Continue Reading

There’s a PEARL in this Oyster!

There’s a PEARL in this Oyster!

There’s a PEARL in this Oyster! Just as an oyster sometimes surprisingly has a pearl inside of it, so does this particular Oystercatcher Villa located at 428 Retreat Beach Circle in Litchfield By The Sea, the popular beach and golf resort located about an hour and a half up the South Carolina coast from Charleston… Continue Reading

Fairway Oaks Villas – Best Value in DeBordieu Colony

Fairway Oaks Villas – Best Value in DeBordieu Colony

Fairway Oaks Villas – Best Value in DeBordieu Colony Smack-dab in the middle of DeBordieu Club’s private Pete Dye golf course, Fairway Oaks Villas are the best value in this gated, ocean front community just north of Charleston, South Carolina! Most of them, like Fairway Oaks Villa #19, for sale at just $397,000, are actually… Continue Reading

Urban Living Meets History at Fogel Wharf in Georgetown, SC

Urban Living Meets History at Fogel Wharf in Georgetown, SC

Urban Living Meets History at Fogel Wharf in Georgetown, South Carolina Residents of the luxury, waterfront condominiums at Fogel Wharf in Georgetown, SC not only enjoy uban living in a gorgeous river front setting….. they also are a part of this historic seaport’s history. Since the 1800s, the property has been prime space for a… Continue Reading

Coastal Charm at DeBordieu

Coastal Charm at DeBordieu

Sophisticated coastal charm abounds in this gorgeous, “almost brand new home” located close to the beach in DeBordieu! With 3200 htd. sq. ft, 5 BRs and an elevator, 203 Whiting Lane is perfect for the whole family! Design features including brick accent walls and arches throughout the downstairs living areas are complimented with beautiful hardwood… Continue Reading