Located midway between the mountains and the coast is Aiken County, an ideal location for families and retirees to relax for a lifetime. Aiken County is a thriving community, bustling with restaurants, entertainment, recreation, and parks. It is home to several of the area’s most respected hospitals and medical centers, and is conveniently located near Fort Gordon, by far the biggest employer in the area.
Aiken Real Estate Beloved by Retirees
But that’s not all Aiken has to offer. Where to Retire magazine selected Aiken, South Carolina as a top retirement destination. Beloved for its mild climate, Aiken also draws retirees who have a passion for horses and culture. The area is home to some top-notch equestrian facilities and horse-trails, not to mention the famous Triple Crown is hosted here each year. For those retirees who are looking for a laid back community with plenty of recreation and social events, Aiken is a dream community.
Great for Families
Aiken, South Carolina also draws families who are in pursuit of nationally-recognized schools and technologically rich classrooms. Several schools in Aiken County are recognized statewide and nationally for implementing model programs in the arts, middle school education, physical education, science education, athletics, and community service initiatives. These honors are attributed to the hard work of accomplished school administrators, teachers, students, and parents.
Thousands of home buyers have fallen in love with Aiken. If you think this city sounds like the place for you, then come check it out. There are plenty of new home communities in the Aiken, SC area including 4 that have homes in the low 200’s.
Bergen Place West in North Augusta, SC
Come see why Bergen Place West in North Augusta, South Carolina is a great option for home buyers looking for a strong sense of community. Located at 38 Blair Drive, Bergen Place West offers an community grounds, walking trails, and a playground.
There are 27 floor plans to choose from, all of various square footage. You’ll also find bonus rooms that offer loft space, sitting rooms with fireplaces, covered porches, and studies. Love entertaining? These homes offer spacious kitchens with stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, and islands that open up to breakfast nooks.
Gregg’s Mill in Graniteville, SC
As far as family-friendly communities go, it doesn’t get much better than Gregg’s Mill in Graniteville, located off Brevard Drive. Not only is Gregg’s Mill zoned for highly-rated Byrd Elementary and Midland Valley High, families here also enjoy Langley Pond, situated just 1 mile from Gregg’s Mill. And that’s not all. Gregg’s Mill also offers nearby recreation at Willie Whaley Park, Lynwood Community Center, Gloverville Park, and Burnettown Sassafras Park.
Home buyers can choose from 40 floor plans at Gregg’s Mill. From 3 bedroom homes starting at 1,548 square feet to the 5 bedroom homes as large as 3,926 square feet, there’s a home for every family of any size. Come take a tour of the homes at Gregg’s Mill and see how the builders have designed floor plans to maximize space and storage. Don’t forget to stop by our State of the Art Model home and Resort Style Pool!
Cornerstone in Aiken, SC
Cornerstone in Aiken, SC has the perfect location for those families who want to be close to it all but retain their sense of privacy. This community is located off Loudoun Drive, providing residents with easy access to downtown Aiken and all the arts and entertainment that come with it. Despite the quick commute to the city, Cornerstone gives homeowners a secluded place to relax and raise a family away from traffic and noise.
Cornerstone offers 40 different floor plans, including one and two-story single-family residences. Homes range from 1,527 square feet to 3,818 square feet, but each one is packed with quality amenities and elegant features such as crown molding, fireplaces, granite countertops, hardwood floors, ceramic tile, energy-efficient fixtures, and stainless steel kitchen appliances.
The Retreat at Storm Branch in Beech Island, SC
The Retreat at Storm Branch in Beech Island, located off Bellingham Drive, is one of our most elegant and highly sought after neighborhoods in Aiken County, South Carolina. These gorgeous estate style homes offer large acreage lots, towering trees, and stunning nature trails. While the abundance of nature and entrance fountain can make one feel as though they are on a getaway retreat, The Retreat at Storm Branch offers a convenient location to major metropolitan areas such as Aiken, SC and Augusta, GA.
You’ll find both ranch and two-story luxury homes at The Retreat at Storm Branch, each one as beautiful and spacious as the next.
In all four of our Aiken County neighborhoods, home buyers have the option of purchasing a move-in ready model that can be ready in less than 30 days or building a semi-custom home to their specifications.
Berkshire Hathaway Homes Beazley Realtors® can be reached at 706-863-1775.