South Carolina real estate

Our best-kept “secret” is out. Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metropolitan suburban communities, especially those in York County, SC are ranked high in U.S. best real estate. The opportunity to buy a home or property in an area that boasts a peaceful, upscale suburban lifestyle while enjoying big-city advantages attracts investors and homebuyers throughout the U.S.

One researcher says South Carolina real estate is number one in the country. Another marketing pro puts SC real estate at #2 in the USA.

Here are nine reasons why buying a home in South Carolina is a solid financial investment and, more importantly, why living in this area offers the quality of life today’s homebuyers require:

  1. Better value in housing costs vs. average household income
  2. Comfortable weather/mild winters
  3. Commute time to Charlotte less than the national average
  4. Easy access to:
    • Amusement parks/venues
    • Arts/culture
    • Entertainment
    • Hiking/biking trails
    • Professional baseball, basketball, football, soccer, and NASCAR
    • Whitewater rafting
  5. International airport
  6. Lower property taxes – The national average is .99%; South Carolina is .52%.
  7. More affordable rates for renters – Most U.S. tenants pay $1,326/month. South Carolina renters pay about $922/month.
  8. Transportation availability: Amtrak/light rail, buses
  9. York County wages increased 11%+ and unemployment fell below 4% (2024)

Several South Carolina communities are among the top twenty real estate choices for U.S. News. To qualify, cities, towns, and their suburbs must have:

  • Community well-being/satisfaction
  • Fewer risks from natural hazards
  • Higher availability of quality healthcare
  • Higher quality of education
  • Lower air pollution
  • Lower commute times
  • Lower crime rates

Buy A Home in South Carolina

York County, SC is a culturally rich area of our country. While known for being one of the most progressive regions of the U.S., it retains its historical, old-world charm. Here, there’s no shortage of educated workers and professionals.

Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer or an investor, find out why South Carolina real estate is at the top of the list. If you’d like more information about properties and amenities in Northwest South Carolina and Southwest Charlotte, connect with a local Realtor. Our team not only has in-depth knowledge of neighborhoods, schools, and area-specific real estate market trends, we know which properties will meet your specific requirements.

Call 803-370-9324 or contact Randy Lindsay.


Randy has enjoyed over 32 wonderful years in the Real Estate industry making dreams come true for homeowners.

Superior customer service is #1 to Randy and he provides this to all of his clients using knowledge, professionalism, integrity and persistence.

Randy is a successful and experienced real estate agent who expertly represents both buyers and sellers. Scores of Charlotte area residents have trusted Randy in the process of listing their homes to sell.

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