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Dec. 12, 2023

Holiday "Sleigh" Ride

The holiday season is upon us, and there are so many wonderful ways to celebrate in Charleston. Old South Carriage Company offers a unique experience with their Holiday "Sleigh" Rides. Hop aboard the festively decorated carriage driven by one of Santa's elves, and make some new holiday memories. The thirty-minute event includes a ride through downtown Charleston filled with carolling and merry-making. The final stop is Santa's stable, where Santa and his elves invite you to partake in hot cocoa and cookies. Be sure to bring your camera and get some pictures with Santa in his sleigh. Click on this link to book your holly jolly Holiday "Sleigh" Ride.

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Dec. 4, 2023

Featured Listing: 1050 Blue Marlin Drive, Charleston (MLS# 23027002)

The curb appeal is undeniable, and the perks keep coming. This charming three-bedroom home is located in the highly sought after Harbor Woods III neighborhood on James Island. Enjoying all the Lowcountry has to offer is a breeze with Downtown Charleston and Folly Beach a mere ten minutes away. 

Do you need a spot to park your boat? Pull up next to the detached garage that doubles as a workshop. This home makes the most of the outdoor living areas with multiple porches, a patio with a fire pit, and a fully fenced backyard.

The beautiful mature trees create a private oasis and provide dappled shade. 

Updates include fresh paint, HVACs, new LVP flooring, and updated bathrooms. Don't delay and let this one slip away. Call Bud today to schedule your private showing:  843-819-7097

See more about 1050 Blue Marlin Dr, Charleston

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Nov. 14, 2023

Light the Lake 2023

Kick off your holiday season with a magical night on the first of December. Light the Lake is a free public event organized by Charleston Parks Conservancy. Colonial Lake Park will be all aglow with the holiday spirit; over 1,000 luminaries will line the park's pathways surrounding Colonial Lake. The evening's highlights include the lighting of the tree in the center of Colonial Lake by Mayor John Tecklenburg, live music, great food, and loads more. 

This family-friendly event will have plenty for the kiddos. Live performances on stage and around the lake will feature not only Creative Edge Dance Studio, but also enchanting stories told by master puppeteer, Hobey Ford. Once you've enjoyed a wander about, grab your blankets and chairs for a holiday movie on the lawn at Moultrie Park. Alcoholic beverages and kiddie concessions will be available for purchase. 

This year you have the opportunity to celebrate people special to you by dedicating a luminary for display. For $35 you can dedicate one luminary to honor your loved ones. This is a beautiful way for the community to create a shared experience that symbolizes the valuable personal connections that make the holidays special. All proceeds from luminary sales will directly support the Charleston Parks Conservancy so that they can continue to offer these fantastic programs free to the community. 

So mark you calendars now and visit here for more information and to dedicate a luminary:  Light the Lake 2023

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Nov. 7, 2023

Featured Property:  326 Sinson Drive, Charleston (MLS# 23025269)

Nestled in the serene Air Harbor neighborhood, 326 Stinson Drive is poised to be your new home-sweet-home. This property boasts a convenient location, beautiful updates, and great outdoor living space. 

The West Ashley Greenway is a short five-minute walk away. Miles of trails span from suburban Charleston to the scenic Lowcountry wetlands that surround Charleston.

This area is a favorite of local bikers and joggers. It's a mere five-minute drive to local restaurants and grocery stores. Easy access to 526 makes this location wonderfully convenient. 

The floorplan has a nice flow and allows lots of natural light. New flooring and fresh paint throughout create the perfect canvas for your personal style. The renovated space boasts smooth ceilings and fresh fixtures. Other updates include newer roof, windows, and HVAC. 

The huge screened porch on the back of the house looks out to the sizable backyard. This extended living space is perfect for entertaining, or just enjoying a quiet cup of coffee. 

This turnkey home is all ready for you. Call Bud today to schedule your showing:  843-819-7097

See more about 326 Sinson Dr, Charleston

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Oct. 31, 2023

STEAM Saturday: Holly Jolly Science

As the holiday season approaches, our calendars will begin to fill quickly. It's a wonderful time to make memories, and an opportunity to step outside the box and try something new. The Charleston Museum is a fabulous place to explore, and they have a plethora of special events throughout the year. This December they will merge Christmas and science as part of their STEAM Saturday series. 

STEAM Saturday is a hands-on workshop series that features components of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics. On December 9th, a sprinkling of Christmas magic will be mixed in. Try your hand at building a gingerbread house that could withstand an earthquake. Design your very own sleigh, make a reindeer fly, and create a snowstorm inside a jar! 

This experience is intended for kids ages six and up, and adults stay for the fun too. Reservations are required, so head over to the Charleston Museum event page to get your tickets now:  Holly Jolly Science

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Oct. 24, 2023

Featured Property:  664 Highwood Circle, Charleston (MLS# 23024167)

Welcome to Woodhaven; the well-established community on James Island is a much sought after spot. This four-bedroom brick ranch is a must-see with features that make it stand out.

Single level homes are ideal for all sorts of buyers. Whether you have small children, elderly family members, or just enjoy a lot of entertaining, the one-story layout is the most convenient.

With four sizable bedrooms and three full bathrooms, this home can accommodate all your needs. The wood floors flow throughout, the interior is freshly painted, and the kitchen sports lovely granite countertops.

This home boasts loads of storage space, and the FROG is a perfect flex space. There is even a cozy fireplace in the den, and built-in bookshelves in the living room.

The backyard is fully fenced and boasts mature trees and landscaping. The covered patio is an ideal spot to relax and enjoy our beautiful Lowcountry weather. Don't let this one slip through your fingers - call Bud today to schedule your showing:  843-819-7097.

See more about 664 Highwood Circle, Charleston

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Oct. 17, 2023

Dracula:  Ballet With a Bite

Welcome to fall, y'all! We're now beginning to enjoy some cooler temperatures, pumpkin spice yummies are everywhere, and we're coming up on sweater-weather. One of the best things about living in Charleston is the vast variety of events and activities available. If you're looking for something a bit different to spice up your Halloween season this year, why not try "Dracula: Ballet with a Bite"?

The Columbia City Ballet presents this original production based on Bram Stoker's novel. This thrilling performance combines dramatic scenes and dance to bring the classic tale of Count Dracula to life. Don't miss out on the unforgettable experience that is now celebrating its 32nd year. Mark your calendars for October 24th, and get your tickets now:  Dracula: Ballet With a Bite

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Oct. 10, 2023

Featured Property: 804 Saint Denis Drive, Charleston (MLS#23022934)

Tucked away in the sought-after Moreland neighborhood, this three-bedroom brick ranch boasts mature landscaping and is mere minutes from downtown Charleston. The freshly repainted interior and refinished wood flooring throughout ensure this move-in ready home is primed for your personal style. 

The all-new kitchen features updated countertops, cabinets, and stainless steel appliances. Other improvements include the new HVAC unit and ductwork, new insulation, and a tankless water heater. 

Don't miss your chance to see all this property has to offer for yourself. Call Bud today to schedule your showing:  843-819-7097

See more about 804 St Denis, Charleston

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Oct. 3, 2023

Park Circle Art Walk

Check out this fantastic new way to do an art show! On Saturday, October 14th all are welcome to the Park Circle Art Walk. This creative group has come together to put on a new type of art show. This free event is a walking, biking, golf-carting, and car riding art show. Artists will display their works of art in their front yards or in one of the neighborhood parks. Musicians, and other live performers will also be sharing their work. Come on out and enjoy some delicious food from the food trucks, meet some new people, and do some art shopping. Mark your calendars now; more info on this event can be found here:  Park Circle Art Walk

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Sept. 26, 2023

Featured Property:  2016 Dogwood Road, Charleston (MLS# 23021841)

Tucked away on a huge corner lot in West Ashley, this winsome four-bedroom ranch is now on the market.

The original owners have taken great care of it since its original construction in 1962. Now this little gem is ready for a new family to make it their own.

This is a prime opportunity to create your dream home with updates and customizations that fit your specific wants and needs, while enjoying the benefits of an established neighborhood.

This home has oodles of potential. Call Bud today to schedule your private viewing:  843-819-7097

See more about 2016 Dogwood Rd, Charleston

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