James Island Real Estate

James Island is a primarily residential South Carolina community with a small-town feel. This lowcountry island celebrates its natural beauty and welcomes new residents to enjoy all of the nearby amenities. This area is in the closest proximity of the beach and Downtown Charleston with Folly Beach minutes away. This island provides all of the local conveniences you need close by. Here you will find a Walmart, a movie theater, and plenty of independently owned shops and restaurants. James Island is only a short bike ride away from the neighboring communities of Ocean Neighborhoods and Seaside Plantation.

This incredible island is highly sought-after for its beautiful homes and amazing nature views. James Island County Park is yet another local place to visit here. With open meadows, paved trails, and picnic spots, this may seem like your regular county park, however, there is so much more available here. Visitors can rent bikes, pedal boats, stand up paddleboards, and kayaks. At James Island County Park guests can opt-in to park facilities like the Splash Zone Waterpark, the climbing wall, and rental facilities for an extra fee.

James Island is only a short distance away from Downtown Charleston, where the city is rich with history and exquisite architecture. There are plenty of attractions that bring visitors to Downtown Charleston, one of them being the historic City Market. The City Market stretches 4 blocks and offers amazing views of the area’s one-of-a-kind architecture.

James Island invites homebuyers to consider this rare and unique area for their next home. Here you can enjoy easy access to the beach and all that Downtown Charleston has to offer. You will never run out of fun family activities here. Take advantage of this amazing opportunity now and you will never regret it.

Latest James Island Properties

4 Beds 2.5 Baths 23001288 MLS
Welcome home to 834 Waterloo Street! This wonderful 4 bedroom and 2.5 bathroom brick ranch is a MUST HAVE! Situated in a quiet, well-kept neighborhood with NO HOA FEE, this home sits on 0.43 acres with water access, a fantastic patio area, and awnings/shed - this home is TRULY ''Lowcountry Living''. Upon entering, you'll see that the homeowners of 40+ years have meticulously taken care of this wonderful home. You'll notice the well-kept wood flooring in the foyer which leads into the living area and kitchen. The kitchen boasts plenty of cabinet space and countertop room with an island that functions as a breakfast/eating area. If you love to cook and be in the kitchen, it's truly a fantastic layout.The bedrooms are located on the opposite side of the living area where you have 3 great size guest bedrooms along with the owner's suite. The sellers did upgrade the bathrooms to a modern look, which creates a wonderful balance in the home. What truly makes this property is the backyard! You'll notice the calm, peaceful water views with your very own access, HUGE yard, patio, shed, workshop WITH half bathroom, awnings for outdoor cooking or entertaining, the list GOES ON. Imagine fishing on a summer day in your own backyard or entertaining with THOSE views? Just 10 minutes to downtown Charleston, 20 minutes to Folly Beach and only 15 minutes to I-26 PLUS plenty of restaurants, grocery stores, gas stations, etc all within 5 - 10 minutes! Don't miss the opportunity to get a one-of-a-kind home like this. PROPERTY SOLD ''AS-IS'', Sellers WILL NOT make any repairs.

834 Waterloo Street, Charleston

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Nick Mazzilli () from Listing Office: Maven Realty.

5 Beds 2 Baths 23000845 MLS
Located in Laurel Park on beautiful James Island, this spacious five bedroom home offers lots of charm, a spacious lot, NO HOA, and is move-in ready! Park your boat or RV or golf cart and enjoy the city tennis facility at the end of the street or the Charleston municipal golf course around the corner or just the large back yard where you could add a private pool! Entering the home you walk into a bright family room with original hardwood floors, a cozy fireplace, and a huge picture window looking out to the front yard. Pass-through to the dining area where you will find original built-in corner shelves and plenty of space to entertain. The stunning, remodeled kitchen is the stuff of dreams! New stainless-steel appliances, abundant white cabinetry, quartz countertops, new tile backsplashand plenty of space will make you feel like a gourmet chef in your own kitchen. Owner also upgraded the kitchen to ventilate to the outside. Off the kitchen, is a large and convenient laundry room/mudroom with a built-in drop zone for bags and coats. The main level of the home has three roomy bedrooms as well as a full bathroom with new tile flooring, vanity, and fixtures. The massive screened in porch is the perfect spot to kick back, relax, and enjoy the views of the expansive fenced-in backyard and the great Lowcountry climate. Two additional bedrooms, a full bathroom with new tile flooring, fixtures and vanity, and a large flex space complete the second level. Additional noteworthy features include 3 new mini splits for comfort and efficiency, updated electrical, can lights, and new light fixtures. This property is located a half mile from the Maybank Tennis Center, 1.8 miles from the City of Charleston Municipal Golf Course, 1.9 miles from the James Island County Park, 3.1 miles from Avondale, 3.2 miles from downtown Charleston, 7.7 miles from Folly Beach, and 12.6 miles from Charleston International Airport. Don't miss out on the opportunity to own on James Island. Book your showing today!

1720 Houghton Drive, Charleston

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Melissa 'missy' Reid () from Listing Office: Matt O'Neill Real Estate.

4 Beds 3 Baths 23000659 MLS
Luxury, privacy and convenience in the highly coveted Country Club II neighborhood. Originally built in 1959 and masterfully renovated in 2018, this gorgeous home sits on the 5th fairway of the Country Club of Charleston and boasts scenic views, harbor breezes, spectacular outdoor living space (with your own bocce court and raised garden beds) and a beautifully open floor plan. From the impeccable design details throughout the interior to the immaculate landscaping, this home truly offers it all. With African marble countertops, custom medallion cabinetry and Thermador appliances the kitchen feeds into an open floor plan flooded with natural light. The vaulted shiplap ceilings, exposed beams, and beautiful reclaimed brick fireplace give the living space an inviting and warm feel, andthe formal dining room boasts a second fireplace along with its own fair share of natural light. The west wing owners suite offers 1000 square feet of private space that gives a feel of being its own secluded sanctuary within the home. With walk-in closets, shiplap ceilings, and a luxurious master bath the space is expansive, private and extremely luxurious. The recent addition of a two-car garage, as well as a screened-in porch, encapsulation of the attic and crawl space and a new standing seam metal roof have provided the finishing touches that make this home truly outstanding. Golf course frontage and luxurious outdoor spaces, coupled with the immaculate condition of the home and the fact that it sits just minutes from downtown Charleston makes this truly a unique opportunity for buyers. Listing agent is related to the Seller.

1455 Burningtree Road, Charleston

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Stephanie Burr () from Listing Office: Akers Ellis Real Estate LLC.

5 Beds 3.5 Baths 23000651 MLS
MOTIVATED SELLERS!!Live your best life at 736 Swanson Avenue located in the highly desirable Eastwood Subdivision...a comfortable, traditional home within walking distance/golf cart ride to the JI Yacht Club, Sunrise Park, Pinckney Park, tennis courts and trails at Fort Johnson DNR! You are welcomed in to the foyer where gleaming hardwood floors run throughout the main living areas and new carpet is upstairs where there are 4 bedrooms, 2 full baths and tons of storage. Entering the southern living style formal dining room through French doors where you will see it has been recently painted and shiplap molding added. The spacious dine-in kitchen sparkles with natural light, newly painted cabinetry, new SS GE appliances, 2 pantries and 2 sinks perfect for entertaining. The huge, comfortablegreat room has new custom built ins around a wood burning FP. Double French doors lead to the screened porch and lovely fenced backyard with mature landscaping including camellias, hydrangeas and azaleas. The master bedroom is downstairs and has a walk in closet, built ins and an en suite bathroom with dual sinks, walk in shower and large jetted tub. The oversized 2 car garage has a workshop area, laundry with a half bath and a heated/cooled basement, perfect flex space for a playroom/office. Outside the .45 acre lot has a Rain Bird zoned irrigation system on a separate well and timer, invisible dog fence in front yard and around landscaped areas. Also, take note of the beautiful new natural gas lanterns on the porch and garage. All windows upstairs have been replaced on the front and back. This home is perfect for the family who enjoys entertaining and being outdoors. Don't miss this opportunity, schedule a showing today!

736 Swanson Avenue, Charleston

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Penny Massey () from Listing Office: Keller Williams Realty Charleston West Ashley.

4 Beds 3.5 Baths 22030667 MLS
Move-In ready! Amazing 4 bed, 3.5 bath, brick, traditional home on a TIDAL CREEK! This home is located in the desirable White Pointe Estates neighborhood and is only 10 minutes from downtown Charleston and 15 min. to the beach. You don't want to miss this opportunity! With gorgeous views of the tidal creek from all rooms on the back of the home, and a .68 acre lot with lush landscaping and massive trees, it is a peaceful, private oasis.The home has a nice flow from the foyer, which is flanked by a separate dining room on one side and a large living area on the other side that flows through to the family room and is open to the gourmet kitchen. The family room has a custom-built mantle and gas fireplace with sliding glass doors leading to the outdoor covered porch.Adding to the charm, the wood flooring in the family room has been tenderly restored from a historic building on nearby Sullivan's Island. The Chef's gourmet kitchen has been updated with tons of cabinetry with pull out shelving, an island with a secondary sink and instant hot water dispenser, high end appliances, such as a Capital 5 burner gas cooktop, Viking microwave and warming drawer, Liebherr stainless built-in refrigerator, and Bosch dishwasher. Granite countertops and LED undermount lighting have also been added. The walk-in pantry is fabulous with tons of shelving for cookware display and supplies. Completing the first floor is also a laundry room and powder room. The home has detailed crown molding and hardwood flooring throughout and no carpet. Upstairs is the primary suite with a vaulted ceiling and views of the creek. The primary bath has been updated over the years with new tile and a doorless entry shower. On the other end of the back of the home, is another large bedroom with a vaulted ceiling, skylight and views of the creek. There are 2 additional large guest rooms, and 2 more full baths. If you enjoy entertaining, the outdoor space is incredible with a raised wooden walkway leading to a huge 24' x 28' ft. raised deck nestled among the trees overlooking the creek. In addition, there is an oversized patio as well. This home has been lovingly maintained by the owners. The roof was replaced in 2020, and one HVAC in 2019. The windows have been replaced to Hurricane Impact and have a triple lifetime warranty which conveys to the next owner. There is also a water collection system and a lawn well. This is a great home, in a great neighborhood, in a great location!

974 Fort Sumter Drive, Charleston

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Debbie Rogers () from Listing Office: Carolina One Real Estate.

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