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Cool Off This Summer in New Waterfront Communities

lifestyle at Freeman's Point on James IslandSummer is often hot and stifling and that can make it hard to enjoy. FrontDoor Communities has a solution to that problem in the form of waterfront communities in Charleston! Stonoview on Johns Island and Freeman’s Point on James Island will help homeowners cool off and escape the heat.

Stonoview lives up to its name with spectacular, unobstructed views of the Stono River. This community has tons of gorgeous natural surroundings that make it an exciting and peaceful place for residents to live. There are currently three move-in ready homes available in Stonoview, two Albrecht plans and one Ballantine plan, so buyers need to act before they’re gone!

These homes range in price from $554,900 up to $584,900. The Albrecht plans have more than 2,800 square feet in living space, four bedrooms and three-and-a-half bathrooms. The Ballantine home has the same number of bedrooms and bathrooms, but more than 3,000 square feet of living space.

Freeman's Point waterfrontThis master-planned community accents the nature it finds itself in. Moss-draped oak trees are found throughout Stonoview, and many features were added to provide residents more opportunities to enjoy the surrounding water. A community dock with a sundeck, floating boat slips, on-site boat storage, crabbing, kayak storage and a waterfront park and pavilion are just some of the ways Stonoview homeowners can enjoy the great outdoors. Additional amenities include a community pool, tennis courts, trails for biking or walking, and several parks and picnic areas.

Buyers interested in Stonoview will be excited to learn the community’s onsite sales center is now open. Open daily, the sales center is located at 2627 Battle Trail Drive on Johns Island.

Freeman’s Point also serves as an excellent waterfront destination to enjoy the coast year-round. This community gives off vacation vibes with its proximity to beaches, downtown Charleston and river access to Charleston Harbor. At Freeman’s Point, buyers will find sought-after waterfront home sites with dock access available now. As the only community in Charleston with waterfront homes at an affordable price below $1 million, Freeman’s Point offers an incredible deal for home buyers.

Ellis Exterior at Freeman's PointMost of these homes vary between $399,900 and $419,900, while the impressive waterfront Tidalview is selling for $839,900. The Ellis, Folly and Edisto range between 1,890 and 2,222 square feet of living space, and each has three bedrooms and two-and-a-half bathrooms.  The Tidalview spans nearly 3,100 square feet and includes four bedrooms and three-and-a-half bathrooms.

Buyers will find a waterfront lifestyle at its finest at Freeman’s Point. The community is centered around a waterfront park, while other amenities in this relaxing and fun-filled community are the swimming pool, pavilion, fireside lounge, and a community dock for sunbathing, fishing or just enjoying the water.

Some families wish for a get-away everyday during a hard week. Those who join either Stonoview or Freeman’s Point will be treated to a weekend every day of the week. Buyers will experience a new way of living at either of these two premier waterfront communities in Charleston. To be a part of a beautiful community that offers summer fun all year long, contact a FrontDoor Communities agent today!

Those interested in either of these communities can contact Danielle Edmiston at danielle@carolinaone.com. For more information on FrontDoor Communities’ Charleston communities, visit www.FDCCharleston.com.

Waterfront Home Sites Released at Freeman’s Point on James Island

Creekside Waterfront HomeFrontDoor Communities announces the release of waterfront home sites at its popular Freeman’s Point community on James Island. Located along picturesque Seaside Creek, just eight home sites are available that will showcase custom homes from FrontDoor Communities and Ashton Woods Homes.

Prospective home buyers can live the waterfront lifestyle by choosing one of two available under construction homes, or selecting a home site and a custom home plan created by award-winning architects or designing their own from the approved Builder Guild. Waterfront homes at Freeman’s Point are priced from the $700,000s, and every home site maximizes the marsh and water views. Homes in Seaside at Freeman’s Point feature double porches on select plans that maximize coastal views, chef-style kitchens, open living spaces ideal for entertaining and owner’s suites that offer a peaceful retreat with great views.

The two available homes include the Tidalview from FrontDoor Communities on home site 2 and the Sycamore built by Ashton Woods Homes on home site 3.

Priced at $849,900, the Tidalview has four bedrooms and three-and-a-half bathrooms, including the owner’s suite on the main level, large front and rear porches, kitchen with a large island open to the family room, and a large wall of doors that extends the family room to the rear porch, providing unobstructed coastal views.

Freeman's Point Waterfront viewAshton Woods’ Sycamore plan is priced at $890,035 and includes four bedrooms and four-and-a-half bathrooms throughout 3,212 square feet of living space. This home features an open living area on the main level with a family room, dining room and kitchen.

Homeowners at Freeman’s Point will enjoy access to a 1,000-foot waterfront park that is just steps from the Seaside homes; Founder’s Park complete with a gazebo, children’s playground and picnic area; swimming pool; gathering pavilion; fireside lounge; community boat ramp and community dock. In addition, the community is a short distance from historic Charleston and Folly Beach.

With only eight available home sites, these homes will be available for just a limited time. For more information on these waterfront homes, visit www.FreemansPoint.com.

Phase II of Waterfront Community Opening on James Island

Tidalview home plan at Freeman's PointTurn the dream of waterfront living into a reality at Freeman’s Point with FrontDoor Communities! Situated just minutes from beautiful beaches, the Charleston Harbor and the bustling excitement of downtown, this community offers a picture-perfect residential experience. Now, buyers have even more opportunity to own as the community’s second phase is open with new homes from both FrontDoor Communities and Ashton Woods Homes.

FrontDoor Communities has multiple waterfront home sites available in phase II, including home site 2. Featuring the Tidleview plan, this custom-built home overlooks Seaside Creek and includes four bedrooms and three-and-a-half baths. Large French doors lead to the wide screened porch from the owner’s suite, while a large island in the gourmet kitchen and an open living area complete with a large fireplace gives residents a chance to unwind with idyllic Southern charm. This home also includes an expansive front porch, loft space, home office and a floating Jet Ski dock. An elevated home with a drive-under garage, this home site allows anyone on the property to bask in the views of James Island. Prospective home buyers can own this home for $849,900 and begin creating endless memories.

The charming community of Freeman’s Point offers a variety of customizable homes, modern floor plans and fantastic amenities. A community pool, pavilion, gazebo, playground, picnic area and the many other amenities helps Freeman’s Point stand out as one of South Carolina’s most vibrant communities. Residents also enjoy a fireside lounge and a community dock where sunbathing, fishing or jet skiing are all easily accessible.

To plan a visit to Freeman’s Point and learn more about the opportunity to secure a forever home on James Island, visit www.FDCCharleston.com/FreemansPte.

FrontDoor Communities Offering Buyer Incentives at Charleston Communities

Carolina Park Horlbeck ExteriorFrontDoor Communities’ homes in Charleston, South Carolina are all wrapped up for the holidays! Buyers can give themselves the gift of a new home, as well as additional presents in the form of unique incentives, when they write a contract on a new FrontDoor home in Charleston by Jan. 15, 2016.

At Tributary, buyers who purchase a home will receive $15,000 in design options. Only a few homes remain, meaning time is running out to own at one of Mt. Pleasant’s most sought-after communities. Priced from the mid-$400,000s, the homes at Tributary include three or four bedrooms, open living areas, spacious porches, options for the owner’s suite on the main floor or second story and more.

In addition to beautiful homes, Tributary offers a well-rounded lifestyle with a plethora of amenities. These include a community clubhouse, dock, swim club, tennis courts, and easy accessibility to parks, gazebos, green space, walking trails and golf cart paths.

For more information on the final homes at Tributary, visit www.TributarySC.com.

When purchasing a new home at Carolina Park in Mount Pleasant, buyers will receive the gift of a free gourmet kitchen package. This Gourmet Kitchen package includes upgraded appliances in the form of a KitchenAid® dishwasher, five-burner gas cooktop, double electric ovens and microwave, custom cooktop hood and under cabinet lighting.

Homes at Carolina Park are priced from the mid-$400,000s and include three or four bedrooms, spacious porches, outdoor living spaces with screened porches and fireplaces, spacious owner’s suites with walk-in closets and spa-like baths, open living areas and more.

Buyers can live in this exceptional 1,700-acre master-planned community offering the best in recreation, shopping and education in a park-like setting. The community amenities include a 54-acre park with four lighted multi-purpose fields, 220 preserved acres of wetlands and more than 1 mile of river frontage, Residents Club with junior Olympic swimming pool, future open-air pavilion with an outdoor kitchen, tennis courts, picnic areas and more.

To learn more about the homes at Carolina Park or the Gourmet Kitchen package, visit www.FDCCharleston.com/CarolinaPark.

Freeman's Point waterfrontBuyers searching for the idyllic Lowcountry lifestyle will love owning a home at Freeman’s Point on James Island. For a limited time, buyers will receive $15,000 in design options when they purchase a new home. Offering waterfront living from the $400,000s, Freeman’s Point offers functional, energy-efficient homes with modern floor plans, features and finishes. With up to four bedrooms, the homes include owner’s suites on the first or second floor, wrap-around or double front porches, drive-under garages and much more.

Homeowners will enjoy the best of coastal living with a community dock, fishing pier, a 1,000-foot waterfront park, a community trail system, gazebo, swimming pool, pavilion, fireside lounge, children’s playground, picnic area and more.

To plan a visit to Freeman’s Point to see why this is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to secure a waterfront home, visit www.FDCCharleston.com/FreemansPte.

At Summers Corner, new home buyers will receive $10,000 in design options. The Lowcountry has its own unique voice, and the homes at Summers Corner perfectly reflect that with broad front porches, picturesque windows and varied home sites that are reminiscent of the historic settlements of the region. Special features include open, livable floor plans with 10-foot ceiling heights on the main level, expansive porches and special interior details created by local artisans.

Located in Summerville, South Carolina, Summers Corner offers a small-town charm with its Corner House, village center, iconic parks, lakes, woods and nature trails.

For more information on FrontDoor Communities’ available homes at Summers Corner, visit www.FDCCharleston.com/SummersCorner.



FrontDoor Communities Wins Prism Awards for Freeman’s Point and Carolina Park

FrontDoor Communities' model home in Freeman's Point
Carolina Real Estate Forum congratulates FrontDoor Communities for winning three top PRISM Awards. The PRISM Awards program was developed in 1988 by the Charleston Home Builders Association Sales and Marketing Council to recognize excellence in the field of sales, marketing and the promotion of new homes.

FrontDoor Communities’ Freeman’s Point was the recipient of two PRISM Awards. Awards included Best Model Home in the $475,000 to $500,000 category for The Seaside, as well as Best Billboard. Located on James Island, Freeman’s Point is the area’s premier waterfront community. Minutes from downtown Charleston and the cities most well-known beaches, the community is situated around a waterfront park that is the perfect place for making memories. Whether buyers prefer a waterfront dream home or a charming residence surrounded by neighbors who quickly become friends, Freeman’s Point is truly a community like no other.

Carolina Park Horlbeck ExteriorFrontDoor Communities’ model home at Carolina Park, The Horlbeck, was also recognized as Best Model Home in the $500,000 to $525,000 category. A 1,700-acre master-planned community in Mount Pleasant, Carolina Park combines the best of recreation, shopping, education and gracious Lowcountry living into a park-like setting. FrontDoor Communities currently has eight unique homes available at Carolina Park ranging from the mid-$400,000s through the $500,000s. Surrounded by resort-style amenities, 220 acres of preserved wetlands, a Town Center and much more, Carolina Park is the perfect place for families of all sizes to call home.

FrontDoor Communities is a leading Southeast home builder and community developer that consistently strives to exceed customer expectations. Led by a team of proven professional with more than 25 years of industry experience, FrontDoor is thoughtful in planning and committed to developing and building communities and homes that stand the test of time.

For more information about Freeman’s Point, visit www.FDCCharleston.com/FreemansPoint or call 843-406-6636. To learn more about Carolina Park, visit www.FDCCharleston.com/CarolinaPark or call 843+-881-5881.

The Charleston Home Builders Association was established in 1959 to provide continuing support for the local homebuilding community. The CHBA is dedicated to the future of the Lowcountry and works to promote homeownership through networking, education, advocacy and community outreach. For information about the PRISM Awards and a list of the 2015 PRISM Award Winners, click here.