January 2013

Oak Terrace Preserve - A Live/Work/Play Community near Charleston, SC

Oak Terrace Preserve Block Party

Oak Terrace Preserve is having a "You know you wanna live on our 'Block Party'!"  Open to everybody (not just residents), this will be an opportunity for those of you who are considering a move to this growing neighborhood.  The block party will be celebrating the opening of Phase 2 and it will give potential home buyers the opportunity to meet the green builders for Oak Terrace Preserve including...

Dishcrawl Charleston - Real Deal with Neil

DishCrawl – Upper King St.

Every now and then I get an interesting event that embodies how cool it is it live in Charleston, and this event is one of them.  The event is called Dishcrawl, and it's like a pub crawl, except less intoxicating (in a good way).  A Dishcrawl is a guided, walkable tour of particular areas in Charleston which allows you to explore 4 restaurants in one night!  The reason I was so intrigued by it is...

Mixson Market - Park Circle

Mixson Market

Mixson Market - a market located in Park Circle offering unique gourmet foods, drinks, desserts, produce and more! I finally had the chance to stop by the Mixson Market in Park Circle on Saturday because I had heard so much about it, and I wanted to see it for myself! This quaint little market tucked away in the Mixson development is one cool place where locals and visitors to Park Circle can hang...

Phase 2 Oak Terrace Preserve - Real Deal with Neil

Oak Terrace Preserve Phase 2 – Builder Incentives

Oak Terrace Preserve Phase 2 - Builder Incentives Oak Terrace Preserve continues to be one of the most sought after subdivisions in North Charleston and with the opening of Phase 2 it doesn't look like the demand will subside anytime soon.  Phase 2 is already currently accepting lot reservations and once the builder receives a contract, you can expect them to start pouring your concrete slab in about...

Charleston Condos for Sale - Real Deal with Neil

King St. Condos for sale – Charleston, SC

I was walking up and down King St. recently during a cool little event called Second Sundays on King (you can read the post here), and as I was strolling the street, I thought to myself, "How cool would it be to live in one of those condo's along King?"  I was thinking of all the possibilities...I could live in one of the most vibrant locations in Charleston and eat at all the fancy restaurants, and the...

3rd Annual Charleston Marathon

3rd Annual Charleston Marathon

The 3rd Annual Charleston Marathon is happening this weekend and it will be winding its way through the streets of Charleston as well as the Live/Work/Play neighborhood of Park Circle and the unfinished 2nd phase of Oak Terrace Preserve! After the marathon, join in the celebration as they will have an awards ceremony, free shrimp and grits and beer for all participants (over 21), plus music and...

Second Sunday on King - Real Deal with Neil

Second Sunday on King

I managed to brave the temperatures yesterday (it was a chilly 78 degrees!) to stroll King St. for the monthly "Second Sunday on King".  This event located in Charleston's most exciting shopping and dining street, King St. was abuzz with people enjoying the amazing weather.   Food trucks, shoe sales, and entertainment lined the street as King was blocked off to vehicular traffic and became a pedestrian...

Beef 7 Ways @ Old Village Post House Restaurant

Old Village Post House – Beef 7 Ways Dinner

Photo c/o Flickr user Namillionairee Who knew you could have beef 7 different ways?  Well, you can, and Chef Anh Toan Ho will show you how.  On Wednesday, January 23 at 6:30pm at the Old Village Post House located in the quaint Old Village neighborhood of Mount Pleasant, be prepared for a culinary experience that will be unique, if not delicious.  In celebration of the Vietnamese New Year, guest...

Al Di La - Avondale - A Live/Work/Play neighborhood near Charleston, SC

Best Restaurant Specials in Avondale and Byrnes Down

The Avondale and Byrnes Down neighborhoods are home to some of the best restaurants in the Charleston area.  As a frequent visitor to the area, I know that with all the options available to you, it can be tough to decide where to go.  That's why I have done some research and have come up with this handy cheat sheet that spotlights the Best restaurant specials in Avondale and Byrnes Down for every day of...

HGTV's Front Door - 5 Great Neighborhoods in Charleston

5 Great Neighborhoods in Charleston

5 Great Neighborhoods in Charleston Check out this article regarding 5 Great neighborhoods in Charleston on HGTV's FrontDoor.com website.  In the article you will also find information on some of the Live/Work/Play neighborhoods that are featured on my website in including, Park Circle in North Charleston, Hampton Park Terrace & Wagener Terrace on the Charleston Peninsula, I'on in Mount Pleasant...

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