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“I followed my heart, and it led me to Charleston.”

“I followed my heart, and it led me to Charleston.”

Founded in 1670, Charleston, South Carolina is one of America’s oldest and most beautiful historic cities. The peninsula stands surrounded by the tidal rivers of the Ashley and Cooper, with a wind swept harbour, making Charleston the perfect place for water sports and outdoor activities. From sailing to golfing on one of it’s 20 championship golf courses, living and working in Charleston, according to US News & World Report, is consistently ranked in the top 10 nationally.

Since its founding, Charleston is exemplary of its progression through time with eight different architectural styles: Colonial, Georgian, Federal, Classic Revival, Gothic Revival, Italianate, Victorian, and Art Deco. The peninsula still boasts cobblestone streets and gas fired street lamps, retaining it’s historic nature to those living South of Broad.

Most of the historic luxury homes in Charleston, located South of Broad, were built before 1939, with many more built before then. This concentration of historic luxury 3 and 4 bedroom homes is higher than 99% of other American neighborhoods. There is a limited business community South of Broad; making the neighborhood some of the most walkable streets in the country.

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The history of Charleston, South Carolina, is one of the longest and most diverse of any city in the United States, spanning hundreds of years of physical settlement beginning i...