Homes in Charleston SC

Homes in Charleston SCThere are a variety of homes in Charleston SC that suit a variety of purposes. Charleston is comprised of three counties; Berkeley, Dorchester and Charleston. These three counties are very different.

Charleston county covers the coastline and though there are many affordable homes near the beaches, the majority of the more expensive homes in Charleston SC are found in this county.

Since Charleston is divided geographically by the rivers and marshes that make up the harbor, it is easy to develop a laser focus on where to search for homes in Charleston SC one you get an opportunity to see each and get a feel for what they are like.

As mentioned, the majority of the more exclusive homes in Charleston SC are found in Charleston county.

The areas in Charleston County include:

  • The Isle of Palms
  • Sullivan’s Island
  • Folly Beach
  • Mt. Pleasant
  • Downtown Charleston
  • James Island
  • West Ashley
  • Hollywood, Ravenel and Meggett
  • Johns Island
  • Wadmalaw Island

The area grew from the center of the city in the downtown historic district. The majority of the historic homes in Charleston SC are found on the peninsula. Dating from the late 18th century, this quaint 3x5 mile peninsula has the largest majority of preserved and protected historic residences in the country. This makes the properties in the historic district very sought after and also very valuable.

There are affordable homes that are a bit farther from the coast in both Dorchester and Berkeley county. Areas like Summerville and Goose Creek are about a 20 minute drive from the airport located in North Charleston. To find a home within a budget of less than $300,000 is quite easy in these areas (and you can buy quite a bot fo home for that price), as the farther away from town you are, the more affordable homes in Charleston SC become.

The properties located on the water are also a very attractive market niche. Having the ability to jump in your boat and fish or shrimp in the areas rivers and waterways make homes in Charleston SC much more valuable, as there is only a limited amount of waterfront property in the area.

Keep in mind, homes in Charleston SC are not all expensive. There is a good balance between being close to the coast and even the historic peninsula where one can obtain a very reasonably priced property without having to drive too far to get there. Make sure to browse the different areas on the website and to even take a few of Nat’s video tours of the area to get a feel for what each area has to offer.

Happy house hunting!

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Every aspect of what makes a sale successful has been carefully dissected for your benefit. Even down to what colors are most memorable and recognizable together on the Carolina One Real Estate sign.

Drone Photography

Luxury properties and large tracts of land need to be viewed from a different perspective to attract a buyer. Standing out to buyers on the web is critical, and drones can make that happen in the right situation.

Luxury Portfolio Program

Carolina One sells more homes over $1,000,000 than any other company in Charleston. Our Luxury Portfolio Program includes high quality peripherals, professional photography and an international marketing reach including the Wall Street Journal, and our Luxury Homes magazine.

Coming Soon Program

With nearly 1000 agents, I will share your homes as a "coming soon" offering in our private Facebook group. Your home will be exposed to all of the buyers Carolina One agents are working with and will sell your home faster, and for more money... and this may even happen before it is placed on the market.

A Secure Lockbox

The latest technology is utilized to ensure your home is easily accessible and completely secure. You can rest assured that your home will only be accessed by licensed SC Realtors, on your time frame, and on your specific terms.

Showing Appointments

Handling the day-to-day showing appointments is an integral part of the sales process. Nat is able to efficiently arrange showings designed to follow the guidelines that you determine.

High-Quality Photography

Quality photography plays an important role in attracting a buyer for your home. By taking the time to determine the best angle, time of day and what photos to include in your marketing campaign, Nat’s photography speaks volumes.

A Professional Description

Careful attention to details will ensure your home is described and presented in the best light possible. By describing your home accurately and positively, Nat will work with YOU as the seller to craft the best feature and benefit list possible.

Carolina One™ Marketing

Your home sale will benefit with the Carolina One team at work. Through a variety of different mediums, the fully staffed marketing department works to expose your home to all buyers coming into the Charleston area.

The Caravan Tour

Nat Wallen will arrange a Carolina One agent tour of your home. Agents will become familiar with what your home offers by seeing it in person, and can share this information with their clients. In addition, agent feedback provides insightful opinions on the asking price and what will aid in the process.

The “Now Showing” System

Using Carolina One’s exclusive “Now Showing System,” Nat will proactively contact agents currently looking for a home like yours. This proprietary software system will locate agents currently working with buyers that fit the price range and area for your home.

Office Notifications

Carolina One has several offices in the Charleston area. With quality materials and a strong network of active Realtors selling homes each day in your neighborhood, your home sale will benefit with the strength of Carolina One’s agents working together.

Free Home Warranty

An American Home Shield home warranty will be placed on your property at no cost to you. This coverage is provided to you while your home is listed with Nat Wallen of Carolina One Real Estate.

Multiple Listing Service

Nat Wallen takes great care to provide an engaging description and high-quality photography to share your home’s features with all Charleston area buyers.

Buyer E-mail Notifications

With Nat’s knowledge of how to push the MLS features to their full capabilities, each day as buyers come into the market looking for a home like yours, they will receive an e-mail from their agent letting them know it is for sale and ready to be shown.

With over 80,000 visitors each month, Carolina One’s professional website allows your home’s quality photos, detailed description and availability to be shared with incoming buyers to the area on a local, national and global scale.

Relocation Notifications

Leading Real Estate Companies of the World will be notified of your home’s availability for sale. Composed of 550 firms, 4,600 offices and 140,000 sales associates in over 30 countries, this group of successful real estate agencies send referrals daily.

Mass Realtor Syndication is a heavily used Charleston real estate website. In addition to reaching hundreds of buyers visiting each day, your home will be syndicated to over 3,000 Realtor websites.

Multiple Websites

Your property will be listed on,, Google,,,,,,,,,,,,,, etc.

Social Networking

Your home will be shared through various social networking portals. Nat controls several Facebook pages and groups. Your property will be shared on pages like “Charleston, SC” - “Fans of Charleston” - “Fans of MUSC” - “Mt. Pleasant SC”- “The Nat Wallen Team” - ”Nat Wallen Real Estate” and “The Best of Charleston.”

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