Our Steal: Ariel Trouche with Carolina One Real Estate has listed 154 N. Shelmore Boulevard, Mount Pleasant, South Carolina for $995,000.

This week we take you to South Carolina for the best of low country living under $1.6 million. Are you on the hunt for a second shelter or place to retire? These two gems are minutes from the beach and offer lots of space for hosting family and friends. Take your pick!

Splurge: Sullivans Island Stunner Minutes From The Beach For $1.549M 

In this gorgeous island home, the sandy beach is barely a five-minute walk from the house! Or, as the listing says, “bring your golf cart!” Can you imagine living here? We sure can. This stunning five-bedroom, four-full-and-one-half-bathroom home boasts a gracious 3,636-square-foot floorplan that is perfect for guests.

Open, airy, and all the fixins! This includes a massive front porch and a huge island kitchen. But what really makes it special is the access to all the fabulous Sullivans Island amenities.

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Savannah, Georgia, is where you go for the history and stay for the lifestyle. A place of intrigue and undeniable coastal beauty, the famed low-country locale is an excellent spot to purchase a second home or secure a place for retirement. In this week’s Splurge vs. Steal, we highlight two incredible offerings, each with prime locations and low-country charm, but with price points that are miles apart. Which would you choose, the Intercoastal Waterway splurge or the historic Ardsley Park steal?

Splurge: Waterfront On The Wilmington With A Deep Water Slip For $975K

This impressive waterfront estate sits right on the Wilmington River with breathtaking views of the Intercoastal Waterway. The three-bedroom, two-full-and-one-half-bathroom home is ideally located in the gated, Causton Bluff neighborhood, just 10 minutes from Truman Parkway & Historic District. The best part? It comes with its own private, deep-water boat slip and lush yard with quintessential Southern Live Oak overlooking the river.

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