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If you have ever moved to a new house, apartment, or office by yourself, you know how much of a pain it can be. The moving process can be filled with many different emotions. On the one hand, you’re probably excited about the new adventure that lies ahead of you. On the other hand, you’re probably dreading the heavy lifting, pulling, packing, organizing, and logistical aspects of moving.

At Strong Men Moving, our goal is to remove that dread so you can focus on the fun and productive times ahead. With a team of hardworking, experienced moving professionals on your side, moving to a new home or office is easy, like Sunday morning.

The best part? As local, trusted movers in Nexton, you won’t have to take a loan out from the bank to pay for our moving services. We believe in hard work, friendly attitudes, efficiency, and fair pricing.

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Convenience is King

Strong Men Moving is a full-service moving company in Nexton. We run our trucks at 110%, meaning we go above and beyond what other movers in Nexton are willing to do.

Are you moving from out of state? Is your new house hard to find? Don’t have the time or patience to pack and wrap all of your belongings? Don’t sweat it – we’ve got your back. There’s no job that’s too large or too small for our strong men to handle, and there’s no place in the Lowcountry that we won’t go for you.

When we say convenience is king, we mean it.  We’re talking nights, weekends, and availability 24-hours a day from Monday through Saturday. Our goal is to make your move as stress-free and simple as possible. That way, you have time to focus on enjoying your new home or office, while we worry about hauling your double vanity into the back of our truck.

When you bring in the Strong Men, you can rest assured that you’re getting a full-service, friendly experience from the minute we pull into your driveway to the minute we shake your hand goodbye. Unlike some moving companies in Nexton, punctuality is not our poison. We strive to arrive on time to each job that we are hired to perform.

Here are some of the most popular moving services our customers use:

Residential Moving

Residential Moving

Along with divorce and the loss of a job, moving is listed as one of the most stressful experiences a person can go through in their lifetime. When you consider the packing, the lifting, the scheduling, and the general disruption that moving can have on your life, it’s easy to understand why.

As the premier moving company in Nexton, our goal is to carry your moving burden, so you can stay focused on your daily life. You can rest easy knowing our movers in Nexton will always show up to your home with a positive attitude, friendly smile, and motivation to work. We treat your property like it was our own and take great care in handling all the items we move for you.

In addition, we prep our team of movers for many situations and provide thorough training on the fundamentals of moving, packing, risk management, and more.

If you own specialty items such as art, antiques, or other valuables, we will take every precaution necessary to ensure your possessions arrive to your new home safe and sound.

Whether you’re moving to a new home down the street or are coming from another state, we have the experience, tools, and professional movers to do the job correctly. We even offer additional residential moving services that include packing, unpacking, overnight storage, and much more.

Call or text us today to discover the full range of our residential moving specialties.

Labor-Only Moving

Labor-Only Moving

Do you already have reliable transportation but still need a team of professional movers to handle your heavy lifting? Strong Men Moving now offers labor-only moving services in Nexton for both residential and commercial moving projects.

A few benefits of labor-only moving include:

  • Reduce damage – our professional movers in Nexton will make sure your belongings are properly loaded into your truck, reducing the probability of damaged or broken items.
  • Maximize Space – With years of experience in the moving industry, we have a sixth sense for space-efficient packing and loading. Our strong men will make the most out of your truck’s usable space, which can help reduce trip time and save money on gas.
  • Quicker Moves – A team of Strong Men Moving will almost always be able to load and unload your belongings faster than a group of your friends. It’s nothing personal! With our team of professionals, you can spend less time filling up your truck and more time on getting to your new home or office.
  • Save Money – Using your friends to help you move almost certainly means you will have to compensate them one way or another. Why spend your money on cases of beer and pizza when you can use it for a safer, quicker move?

With our labor-only services, customers can rent their own truck for transportation while our expert movers load and unload heavy, delicate, or fragile items. Labor-only moving saves you time, helps prevent unnecessary injuries, and gives you the freedom to make your own travel arrangements.

Commercial Moving

Commercial Moving

Nexton and the surrounding metropolitan area is a hot spot for business. Dozens of companies scout Nexton each year as a new place to call home, where they can broaden their horizons and find new clients. What some businesses do not take into account is the logistics and headaches involved with moving to a new location.

Strong Men Moving has built a reputation as a leader in commercial moving services in Nexton. We have the tools, team, and experience necessary to facilitate a smooth move for your business at a reasonable price.

In our experience as a commercial moving company in Nexton, we have discovered that it can be complicated to move to a new business location. During this transition, we know that you need:

  • Your office furniture, equipment, and supplies packed and secured safely
  • Storage space
  • A detailed, efficient plan of action to ensure an organized move
  • Minimal disruptions to your day-to-day operations

To make sure we meet the requirements above, we will speak with you at length about your upcoming commercial business relocation. That way, we get a better understanding of the logistics involved. We will also provide you with a free quote, so you can plan your budget ahead of time.

At Strong Men Moving, some common commercial moving services include:

  • Pickup and delivery of your office equipment and supplies
  • Loading and unloading office items
  • Packing and unpacking your office supplies
  • Assembly of your office furniture
  • Provide all necessary moving equipment and packing materials

Whether you have to move a few office chairs down the street or need help transitioning to a new location, we are here to serve.

Refuse Removal and Disposal

Refuse Removal and Disposal

Did you find a bunch of unwanted junk after moving to a new office? Do you have an old, stinky couch taking up room in your basement? Don’t sweat it – we will remove the old junk from your home or office quicker than you can say, “trash it!”

With Strong Men Moving’s refuse removal services, we can haul away all the heavy, unusable items that your trash service won’t pick up.

A few common junk removal items that we can remove for you are:

  • Couches
  • Chairs
  • Bed frames
  • Futons
  • Dressers
  • Mattresses

Professional Packing

Professional Packing

If you’re like most average folks living in the U.S., you probably have hundreds of items lying around your house that need to be packed before you can move to a new home. Packing can be a massive source of frustration, especially for busy families and professionals who don’t have the time or patience to pack.

Why risk a sprained back or a throbbing headache when Strong Men Moving can handle all the packing for you? With our professional packing services in Nexton, you can sit back and sip some sweet tea while we pack your keepsakes, furniture, electronics, clothes, and more. If you have valuable items like family heirlooms or fragile china, we will take extra care to make sure those items stay safe and unbroken during your upcoming move.

Why hire a moving company in Nexton like Strong Men Moving to help you pack? Here’s why most of our clients want us to pack for them:

  • Packing is a tedious, time-consuming chore
  • Professional packing minimizes the risk of injury
  • Professional packing reduces the risk of damaged items
  • Professional packing lets you focus on the more important aspects of moving, like setting up HVAC or internet service

Don’t have many items to pack this time around? Ask us about our high-quality packing supplies like boxes, tape, furniture pads, and covers. We’re here to help in any way that we can!

Cleanout Services

Cleanout Services

If you have a large-scale cleanout project, we can help with that, too. Our home and commercial cleanout services are great if you need to dispose of a large number of items in a short period of time.

All you have to do is give us a call, and we’ll come to your location to remove your unwanted items, taking care not to damage your home or office. Once we have removed your refuse, we’ll dispose of it in an environmentally-friendly fashion to help protect the Lowcountry we love so much.

A few common cleanout services in Nexton include:

  • Estate cleanouts
  • House cleanouts
  • Basement cleanouts
  • Garage cleanouts
  • Foreclosure cleanouts
  • Apartment cleanouts
  • Office cleanouts
  • Commercial space cleanouts
  • Storage space cleanouts

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General Labor Services

Are you working on a project that requires a team of strong laborers? Sometimes, hiring your friends just doesn’t cut it. When you need a team that arrives on time, works hard, and does so with a smile, Strong Men Moving has got the help you need! As trusted movers in Nexton, we employ seasoned labor professionals that can assist you with your next indoor or outdoor project. Ready to get started? Call or text us today so that we can get a good understanding of your upcoming project, and how our team can save you time, effort, and money.

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About Strong Men Moving

Established in 2019, Strong Men Moving has quickly become a leading moving company in Nexton, SC. We have built our reputation on reliability, performance, price, and a positive attitude. We truly feel privileged to serve the residents of South Carolina. Our goal is to provide quality customer service with speed and diligence to all clients. We treat all of our customers the same, whether they hire us for a multi-facility commercial move or just need help loading and unloading a moving truck.

Strong Men Moving offers service in the following communities and beyond:

  • Bluffton
  • Charleston
  • Columbia
  • Daniel Island
  • Folly Beach
  • Greenville
  • Hanahan
  • Hilton Head Island
  • Isle of Palms
  • James Island
  • Johns Island
  • Kiawah Island
  • Ladson
  • Mount Pleasant
  • Myrtle Beach
  • Nexton
  • North Charleston
  • Seabrook Island
  • Sullivan’s Island
  • Summerville
  • West Ashley

Do you have questions?

Need a quote on your upcoming residential or commercial move? We are here to help however possible. You can reach us via phone at (843) -830-6305 or by email at [email protected].

We hope to hear from you soon!

Latest News

Coastal Fertility Specialists, One of the Southeast’s Leading Fertility Centers, Opens a State-of-the-Art Office in Nexton

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. – Coastal Fertility Specialists is thrilled to announce the opening of its new clinic at Nexton, South Carolina’s most innovative and walkable community. The 3,860-square-foot facility is set to open this February 2021 and will have a full staff, including physicians, nurses, medical assistants, a financial counselor, and a full-service andrology lab. Dr. Jessica McLaughlin will serve as the primary physician at the new location. She has been in the Charleston area since joining Coastal Fertility in 2019 ...

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. – Coastal Fertility Specialists is thrilled to announce the opening of its new clinic at Nexton, South Carolina’s most innovative and walkable community. The 3,860-square-foot facility is set to open this February 2021 and will have a full staff, including physicians, nurses, medical assistants, a financial counselor, and a full-service andrology lab.

Dr. Jessica McLaughlin will serve as the primary physician at the new location. She has been in the Charleston area since joining Coastal Fertility in 2019 and brings with her a wealth of experience and knowledge in the field of infertility.

“We are beyond excited to be able to serve the Summerville area in a brand new, cutting-edge facility,” says Co-founder of Coastal Fertility Specialists, Dr. John Schnorr. “The growth we’ve seen in our practice has been due to our exceptional pregnancy rates and customer service; we are so pleased to be a part of the beautiful Nexton community.”

Coastal Fertility plans to host a ribbon cutting on Friday, March 12th from 4-6 p.m. Honored guests, as well as the Summerville community, will be invited to the outdoor celebration.

“Further realizing Nexton’s vision of a community that encourages wellness and embraces innovation, the addition of Coastal Fertility Specialists offers our residents access to one of the region’s most transformational health care providers,” said Brent Gibadlo, Nexton’s VP of Operations. “We are incredibly fortunate to include Coastal Fertility in our growing list of best-in-class organizations serving our residents and the greater Summerville area.”

With a growing number of hospital systems and health and wellness practitioners opening state-of-the-art offices and facilities in and around the community, Nexton has emerged as a regional health and wellness hub, offering residents and visitors access to a wide range of services designed to foster physical, mental and emotional wellbeing.

Coastal Fertility Specialists’ flag-ship clinic is in Mt. Pleasant. In addition to the new Summerville office, clinics are also located in Columbia, Myrtle Beach and Savannah to conveniently serve patients across the region. The group’s physicians assisted reproductive technology pregnancy rates are among the best in the country. To learn more about Coastal Fertility, visit www.CoastalFertilitySpecialists.com.

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About Nexton
Nexton is owned by a business entity of North America Sekisui House, LLC (NASH), and is developed by Newland. NASH and Newland share a deep commitment to sustainable development practices and apply these core values to the vision, planning and development of their projects. Recognized as a Top 50 Selling Master-Planned Community in the U.S. by Robert Charles Lesser & Co. (RCLCO), Nexton is one of more than 20 assets the NASHNewland partnership owns and manages together across the U.S. newlandco.com | nashcommunities.com

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2 Homes For Sale in The Neighborhood Of Del Webb At Cane Bay In Summerville, SC

428 Eastern Isle Avenue, Summerville, SC 29486 Impeccable 3 bedroom, 2 bath Vernon Hill home in nearly new condition. This home has every high-end appointment you could want. The foyer entry has a dramatic vaulted ceiling, providing a grand entrance for guests. Five inch hardwoods extend throughout the foyer, living and dining rooms, kitchen, kitchen nook, sunroom and master bedroom. The island kitch...

428 Eastern Isle Avenue, Summerville, SC 29486

Impeccable 3 bedroom, 2 bath Vernon Hill home in nearly new condition. This home has every high-end appointment you could want. The foyer entry has a dramatic vaulted ceiling, providing a grand entrance for guests. Five inch hardwoods extend throughout the foyer, living and dining rooms, kitchen, kitchen nook, sunroom and master bedroom. The island kitchen offers staggered maple cabinets with crown molding, stainless steel gourmet appliances including a separate cooktop, built-in wall oven and microwave, tile backsplash, granite counter tops and under cabinet and pendant lighting. The counters and cabinets extend out from the kitchen to create a built-in desk and coffee bar area. The light-filled sunroom is the perfect place to read a book or relax with friends. Outside, there is a........

261 Waterfront Park Drive, Summerville, SC 29486

Exquisitely-kept, with tremendous updates to both the home's interior and exterior, you won't want to miss this popular Dunwoody Way model. Featuring 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, an office and a screened-in porch and additional outdoor living area, you'll have all the spaces you need with the finishes you want. Five-inch hardwood floors extend through all the living areas and bedrooms. NO CARPET throughout the home! The crown molding, 8'' baseboards and plantation shutters throughout make every space feel elegant. The island kitchen features antique white cabinets with crown molding, granite countertops, stainless steel gourmet appliances including a 36'' gas cooktop and built-in wall oven and microwave, herringbone pattern subway tile backsplash, pendant and under cabinet lighting, pull-out

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Senior Branch Librarian

Job Summary and Essential Functions This position typically provides the development, planning and coordinating of library activities and services; and deals courteously and effectively with fellow employees and citizens. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Performs a variety of duties, including managing the day to day operations of a library branch, including supervision of other smaller branches. Supervises, trains and evaluates the staff, creates a cohesive team that provides excellent customer service and coordinates the se...

Job Summary and Essential Functions
This position typically provides the development, planning and coordinating of library activities and services; and deals courteously and effectively with fellow employees and citizens.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Performs a variety of duties, including managing the day to day operations of a library branch, including supervision of other smaller branches.
Supervises, trains and evaluates the staff, creates a cohesive team that provides excellent customer service and coordinates the services of circulation, reference and readers’ advisory.
Performs collection development and evaluation and provides timely and telling narrative and statistical reports to the administration.
Serves as a community liaison with the Schools, residents and civic clubs and organizations in and around the surrounding areas.
Serves as a member of the library system’s management team.
Represents the library system at professional conferences.
Performs outreach and collaborates with other agencies.
Develops programs and activities.
Provides support to other departments and frontline staff.
Coordinates and participates in outreach opportunities.
Attends training, webinars and readings.
Orders and stocks materials and weeds collection.
Trains staff.
Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements to Perform Work
Master’s degree in Library and/or Information Science;
Four (4) years of library experience;
Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license for South Carolina with safe driving record.

Special Requirements:
Departmental testing may be administered during interview;
A criminal background check will be completed on selected applicant if a current one (less than 3 years old) is not on file.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of personal computer experience including Microsoft Office applications, especially Word and Excel.
Knowledge of technology trends and understanding their role in providing library services and resources.
Knowledge of automated library systems software.
Ability to display a demonstrated commitment to providing excellent customer service.
Ability to prepare purchase orders.
Ability to manage inventory and property.
Ability to manage grant funds.
Ability to make budget recommendations and manage the budget.

Physical Demands
This position requires the employee to reach, pull and push with hands and arms; stand; use hands to handle, feel or operate objects, tools or controls; sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; use mental acuity and repetitive motion; and walk, talk and hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to twenty-five (25) pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
Work Conditions
The work is regularly performed in a relatively safe, secure and stable work environment. Thirty-seven and one half (37.5) hours per week. Normal operating hours per week are between the hours of 9:00am and 7:00pm Monday through Thursday and 9:00am and 5:00pm Friday and Saturday. Scheduled hours/days, job location, duties and any other information contained herein is subject to change. May be required to work extra hours and to perform extra or different duties during emergency situations.
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Address
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Phone
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Nexton’s North Creek Neighborhood Named Top Community by Charleston Home Builders Association

Two Nexton team members, Bo Taylor and Alicia Smith, received accolades for their outstanding work in community relations. Taylor was acknowledged for his innovative Broker Relations Program, and Alicia Smith was recognized for her work with employees at major companies such as Volvo Cars, Mercedes Benz Vans and South Carolina Ports Authority, assisting with new hires and employees in need of short-term housing, apartment rentals or for-sale housing. In addition, several of Nexton’s Midtown model homes were recognized for their ...

Two Nexton team members, Bo Taylor and Alicia Smith, received accolades for their outstanding work in community relations. Taylor was acknowledged for his innovative Broker Relations Program, and Alicia Smith was recognized for her work with employees at major companies such as Volvo Cars, Mercedes Benz Vans and South Carolina Ports Authority, assisting with new hires and employees in need of short-term housing, apartment rentals or for-sale housing.

In addition, several of Nexton’s Midtown model homes were recognized for their design and merchandising, including by Ashton Woods Homes, David Weekly Homes and Homes by Dickerson. The judges selected Nexton based on a comprehensive list of criteria including design, innovation, planning and customer relations.

“We continue to see a surge of homebuyers ranging from millennials to move-ups to retirees and second-home buyers. We are thrilled to be recognized as the No. 1 community in the region, state and nation,” said Nexton’s Marketing Director Cassie Cataline. “By prioritizing thoughtful design, innovative technology and catered marketing strategies, Nexton inspires human interaction and weaves a pattern where everything is connected by nature and technology.”

This year, the Charleston Home Builders Association’s (CHBA) PRISM Awards recognized excellence in the fields of sales, marketing, construction and the promotion of new homes. Since 1959, the CHBA has served as the leading non-profit organization dedicated to the future of the Lowcountry, encouraging growth and development within four counties – Charleston, Dorchester, Berkeley and Colleton.

Nexton was recently recognized as the top master-planned community in the U.S. by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and was also named a Top 50 Selling Master-Planned Community in the U.S. by Robert Charles Lesser & Co. (RCLCO) in 2020.

To learn more about Nexton, visit: www.nexton.com.

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About Nexton
Nexton is owned by a business entity of North America Sekisui House, LLC (NASH), and is developed by Newland. NASH and Newland share a deep commitment to sustainable development practices and apply these core values to the vision, planning, and development of their projects. Recognized as the No.1 master-planned community in the U.S. by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), Nexton is one of more than 20 assets the NASHNewland partnership owns and manages together across the U.S. newlandco.com | nashcommunities.com

Moving to South Carolina? Here's Everything You Need to Know

South Carolina is a state known for its incredible coastal beauty, charm, hospitality, acclaimed golf courses, and vibrant culinary scene that’s full of rich Southern dishes. It’s also home to some of the most desirable retirement destinations in the country—and for good reason. Considering a move to South Carolina? Here’s everything you need to know about the state from taxes and climate to places to live and popular active a...

South Carolina is a state known for its incredible coastal beauty, charm, hospitality, acclaimed golf courses, and vibrant culinary scene that’s full of rich Southern dishes. It’s also home to some of the most desirable retirement destinations in the country—and for good reason.

Considering a move to South Carolina? Here’s everything you need to know about the state from taxes and climate to places to live and popular active adult communities to consider.

Retiring in South Carolina Pros and Cons

Quality healthcare. There are several prominent health care systems throughout the state that have been nationally ranked for different specialties, including cardiac surgery; rheumatology; ear, nose, and throat; and cancer.

Low taxes. South Carolina has relatively low property taxes compared to the rest of the country. Also, there are several tax exemptions as well as tax deductions available for seniors.

Plenty of outdoor recreation. From world-class golf courses and historic sites to a myriad of water sports along the coast and mountains in the Upstate, South Carolina has no shortage of things to do to stay outdoors and active.

Mild winters. Mild winters make it possible for residents to stay active outdoors throughout the coldest months of the year.

The heat and humidity. While winters are mild, summers are intensely hot and humid with high temperatures starting as early as May and averages in the 90s during July and August.

Hurricane season. Because of South Carolina’s location along the eastern seaboard, the state is typically impacted by at least one hurricane a year. Coastal towns are often hit the hardest with major flooding, including the popular areas of Myrtle Beach and Charleston.

High housing prices. Though the state has some of the lowest property taxes in the country, the most popular areas of the state—especially along the coast—often have high price tags on homes.

South Carolina Climate

Residents can expect to find a humid subtropical climate in South Carolina with mild winters and hot and humid summers. According to US Climate Data, the average high is 75 degrees, and the annual low is 52 degrees. The warmest months of the year—July and August—see averages between 91 and 93 degrees. Colder months see averages between 58 and 60 degrees.

Hurricane season can often cause problems for coastal towns during September with high winds, flooding, and possible hail damage.

South Carolina Taxes

There are a number of positive benefits that come with living in South Carolina when it comes to finances. The state doesn't tax Social Security benefits, and it boasts some of the lowest property taxes in the country. There’s also a substantial retirement income deduction in regards to state income taxes. Additionally, there are no inheritance or estate taxes, and there are other perks for qualifying seniors.

According to SmartAsset, "The average effective property tax rate in South Carolina is just 0.55 percent, with a median annual property tax payment of $980." That's a much better rate than the national average. Currently, households in the U.S. spend an average of $2,471 on property taxes each year, according to WalletHub.

Social Security benefits are exempt from taxation in South Carolina, and the state income tax offers some very good deductions on retirement income for residents.

Senior homeowners may qualify for a homestead exemption that allows the "first $50,000 of a property’s fair market value to be exempt from local property taxes,” according to Kiplinger. There are also no inheritance or estate taxes, which often affect widows and widowers.

South Carolina Health Care

South Carolina has a range of health care facilities that vary from large hospital systems and general practitioners to rehabilitation centers and clinics. Some of the most well-known health care facilities in the state include The Grand Strand Regional Medical Center as well as the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), which is renowned and nationally ranked for three adult specialties: rheumatology; ear, nose, and throat; and cancer.

Where to Live in South Carolina

Take your pick from a charming coastal city drenched in history, a bustling state capital, or a small town in the Upstate—South Carolina has it all when it comes to where to live.

If the tranquil miles of coastline and Southern hospitality aren’t enough to convince you to consider moving to the South Carolina coast, maybe the area’s rich history, renowned culinary scene, or world-class golfing might do the trick.

Myrtle Beach is home to 60 miles of shoreline, virtually endless entertainment options, countless championship golf courses, and popular shopping destinations. There are also three hospital systems in the area—Grand Strand Regional Medical Center, Georgetown Hospital System, and Loris Healthcare System. Communities to consider in the area include Del Webb at Grande Dunes Myrtle Beach, Berkshire Forest, and Myrtle Beach Golf & Yacht Club.

Historic downtown Charleston is another popular retirement destination for active adults looking to settle down near the ocean. The charming city is full of things to do and interesting sites to see from Revolutionary and Civil War forts to some of the most beautiful architecture in the South. Along with plenty of shopping, dining, and entertainment options, the city is also home to MUSC, giving residents easy access to top-notch health care. A few 55+ communities in the area include Cresswind Charleston, Del Webb at Cane Bay, and Del Webb Charleston at Nexton.

Similar to both Myrtle Beach and Charleston, Hilton Head, offers residents everything from resort-style communities and celebrated golf courses to pristine shorelines. Some of the largest active adult communities in the state are located in Hilton Head, and they have very impressive amenities, including the 8,000-home Sun City Hilton Head, Latitude Margaritaville Hilton Head, and Alston Park at New Riverside.

The northwestern part of the state known as the Upstate area sits along the I-85 corridor between the major cities of Charlotte, NC and Atlanta, GA, giving residents easy access to everything in each city, while allowing enough space for residents to enjoy a slower pace of life in smaller towns and suburbs. Active adult communities in the Upstate include Annadale Estates, Edgewater The Cottages, and Four Seasons at Gold Hill.

The state capital of Columbia is teeming with cultural amenities from museums to an expansive zoo. It’s also home to charming tree-lined streets that are dotted with local boutiques, antique shops, and eateries. And, because of its central location, Columbia residents have easy access to the coast and Upstate. Popular communities in Central South Carolina include Hulon Green, Lexington Villas, Peach Grove Villas, and Savannah Lakes Village.

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