Home to over 36,000 residents and located just northwest of Charleston, the city of Goose Creek, one of the fastest growing cities in South Carolina, is a place where families and individuals can work and play surrounded by natural and historical treasures. Over the past 10 years, Goose Creek has become one of Charleston's major residential areas due to its proximity to that city and the availability of recreational amenities, such as hiking, boating and camping.
Although this scenic community was officially established in 1961, the area has been known as Goose Creek since the 17th century. Goose Creek's rich history spans from the days of native inhabitants through the American Revolution and the Civil War up to today. Today, residents relish the sense of community that Goose Creek's long history fosters, as well as the natural beauty that constantly attracts new residents and visitors. (more)
Full of picturesque woods, lakes and creeks, this area is home to 13 community parks, a national forest and a trail that has two passages that are over 25 miles long each. Crowfield Golf & Country Club is also accessible, offering a championship golf course, dining and tennis facilities and a swimming pool. As one might expect, historical attractions are prevalent, including many beautiful plantations, historic churches and landmarks.
Goose Creek, SC Real Estate Prices
Real estate is booming in Goose Creek with many new communities offering a growing list of home choices. Major new developments include Tanner Plantation, Liberty Hall Plantation, Fox Bank Plantation and Spring Grove Plantation. A vast new project covering over 2,400 acres is currently underway located at Carnes Crossroads. This planned development will be a massive upscale project with multiple recreational facilities, parks, public schools and a 400 acre downtown venue with shops, restaurants and businesses of all kinds. Carefully designed neighborhoods will add around 5,000 homes to Goose Creek. Homes will range from the high $100,000s to over $1 million. Of the existing communities, Crowfield Plantation, with a nice system of parks, trails, lakes and an exceptional golf course, is among the most sought after and consists of numerous single-family neighborhoods featuring homes from the high $100,000s to over $700,000. (more)
Townhouses and condominiums in Goose Creek are available from the low $100,000s. Properties can also be found in many other older subdivisions, including Persimmon Hill and Tanner Plantation. Homes are available in a variety of architectural styles including traditional, Charleston single, contemporary, duplex, colonial, Victorian and ranch. Many superb features are available such as waterfront lots, golf course lots, wooded lots, walking trails, landscaping, ponds, wrap around porches, FROGS (finished room over garage), multi-car garages, fireplaces, walk-in closets, ceiling fans and skylights. Land for custom building is available from approximately $15,000 to more than $500,000. Farm land is extremely limited.
Updated On: January 30, 2015
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Roddy is a motivated and successful Realtor® who has been in the real estate business for almost 12 years. His areas of expertise include tradition property sales, foreclosures, short sales, investment properties, and working with first-time home buyers. Additionally, as a longtime resident of the Charleston Tri-County Area and currently living in Goose Creek, Roddy knows a great deal about the local real estate market and its neighborhoods, schools, recreational playgrounds, and civic opportunities.
Roddy has achieve several milestones throughout his career including Top Producer from 2003-2013 and assisting in managing one of the top 3 teams in the Charleston area during that same time period with an average of 110+ properties closed per year. He is also an Accredited Mastery Default Intermediary, Accredited Short Sale Specialist, MLS expert, investment property specialist, REO and foreclosure specialist, Buyer contract specialist, and has handled REO/BPO Property assessments.
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Goose Creek Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of January 26th, 2015: homes priced around $147,955 compared to $147,262 the previous week, for a slight increase of less than +1%. For Friday, January 30th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.83%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 2.94%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.25%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.00%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Goose Creek SC. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Goose Creek to help you find the best home!