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Greek Revival Transformed Into Thoroughly Modern Old Charleston Single

By Bethany Erickson | January 12, 2020 | Comments Off on Greek Revival Transformed Into Thoroughly Modern Old Charleston Single

There is just something about Charleston, South Carolina, and it’s homes. We’ve done our fair share of ogling of them over the years here at SecondShelters, and this Sunday is no exception. Built in 1840, this Charleston Single Greek Revival sits on Wentworth Street, firmly in the Boroughs neighborhood of historic Charleston, but also a […]

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College Town Retirement Opportunities Abound in Clemson

By Bethany Erickson | May 25, 2019 | Comments Off on College Town Retirement Opportunities Abound in Clemson

Editor’s Note: Recently, MoneyWise revealed its list of the 40 most frugal and friendly places to retire. In a bid to provide an idea of what housing inventory is available in these cities and towns, we’re taking a look at listings in each of the cities on the list. Not everyone can spend $1 million […]

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Mount Pleasant Storybook Cottages Just In Time For Easter

By Amy Puchaty | April 16, 2019 | Comments Off on Mount Pleasant Storybook Cottages Just In Time For Easter

This week’s Splurge vs. Steal takes us to Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, where Storybook charms and waterfront cottages make for the ultimate Easter backdrop. If you love the idea of kiddos playing in the back yard while the adults are cooking up Easter brunch in the kitchen, this one’s for you. Each of these second […]

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Historic Mansion Owned by Charleston Elite, Then Diocese Up for Sale

By Bethany Erickson | March 17, 2018 | Comments Off on Historic Mansion Owned by Charleston Elite, Then Diocese Up for Sale

With a substantial main house, a carriage house, and a great location in the middle of downtown Charleston, South Carolina, the Morton Waring House (currently home to the local Catholic diocese) is going to give some enterprising individual a great potential home — or even perhaps a bed and breakfast-type situation.

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Gracious Living In The Charleston Battery

By Deidre Woollard | March 17, 2015 | Comments Off on Gracious Living In The Charleston Battery

Charleston South Carolina has been having a moment lately, but then again, when hasn’t it been a desirable spot? It’s consistently been ranked as one of Condé Nast Traveler’s Top 25 Cities In the World and was ranked as the best city in the United States by Travel + Leisure in 2014. What makes Charleston […]

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