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North Beach Plantation Oceanfront Community

North Beach PlantationNorth Beach Towers, featuring spacious 1-,2-,3-,4-, and 5-bedroom floor plans, are the ultimate in oceanfront luxury. Its 18 stories offer commanding panoramic oceanfront views. The Villas at North Beach offer condominium homes in a five-level mid-rise building. The Margaret and Appleton neighborgoods are single-family Georgian styled homes. The Exchange is an urban live/work center with condominiums above retail shopping, dining and offices.

North Beach Plantation is a 60-acre master planned community located on prime oceanfront real estate in North Myrtle Beach – close to golf, shopping, dining and entertainment. The North Beach Towers is the most upscale oceanfront residence on the Grand Strand and is due for completion in 2008, along with a world-class Spa & Fitness Center.

Amenities include a nearly three-acre Caribbean-themed pool area with a swim-up bar, pools, personal cabanas and spas. Three separate dining facilities are in the towers’ bridges and pool area. The Plantation House offers a world class Spa and Fitness Center.

See North Beach Plantation North Myrtle Beach Real Estate Listings

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Plantation Point Myrtle Beach Neighborhood

Plantation Point is an affluent neighborhood that has homes on the waterway as well as the Myrtlewood golf course. This neighborhood is perfectly situated in the middle of Myrtle Beach. A Myrtle Beach Intracoastal Waterway and Golf Course Community with No HOA.

Some homes have access to the waterway via their own private docks while other enjoy the golf views. Located in the middle of Myrtle Beach, this community is very close to grocery shopping (across the street) and is very near Broadway at the Beach. Access to all the main roads in the area allows one to get to any spot on the beach within minutes.Plantation Point is made of custom built homes that have a variety of sizes, shapes and of course … costs.

If you are looking for a real nice home in the heart of Myrtle Beach yet a bit secluded, start looking in Plantation Point. These are no cookie cutter homes. “Variety is the spice of life.”  View Plantation Point Listings 

 

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Myrtle Beach Real Estate Market Report May 2014

May 2014

Single Family Residential (SFR) and Condo Sales Activity slide in May

  • Full Year SFR Sales up 2.5% while Condo Sales Activity Continues to Lag
  • SFR and Condo Sales Prices in 2014 remain up as compared to 2013

In May, SFR sales were down 5.1% from prior year levels. Year to date
(YTD) SFR sales were up 2.5% with 2013 performance. SFR inventory is
up 3.6% from prior year levels and remains at its highest level since
2010. It is anticipated that SFR inventory will begin its seasonal decline
in early June. Distressed SFR inventory began declining again and is
22.8% below prior year levels. SFR median sales price slid to $180,000
in May and remains up 5.0% in 2014.

Condo sales continue to lag behind 2013 levels. In May, condo sales
were down 4.5% as compared to May 2013 levels and YTD 2014 sales
are off 5.9%. Condo inventory began declining but remains up 1.5% to
2013 levels. It is expected that condo inventory has reached its peak
and should begin its seasonal decline for the balance of year. The
condo distressed inventory declined for the 26th consecutive month and
is 53.3% below its 2013 level. YTD, Condo median sales prices are up
2.9% to 2013 levels.

Residential lot sales in May tumbled, while YTD sales are down 11.2%
from 2013 levels offsetting a decline in volume. The median sales price
for residential lots is up 38.7% from 2013.

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All Eyes on Brazil – World Cup 2014

logoAll eyes are on Brazil as the men’s World Cup is in full action.  CENTURY 21® Real Estate is proud to sponsor U.S. Soccer during this exciting time. The U.S. team has a tough road ahead of them as they are in Group G, also known as the “group of death”. The men play their first match today vs Ghana . Tune in to ESPN at 6PM, EST. to cheer on the United States.

I am also thrilled to announce that CENTURY 21 television commercials will air during the World Cup broadcasts. Our first spots ran over the weekend in the Uruguay vs. Cost Rica match and the Ivory Coast vs. Japan match. Be sure to tune in Wednesday to watch our next commercial during the Australia vs. Netherlands game which starts at 11:30AM EST.  In addition to our commercials airing in the games below they will also appear on ESPN2 World Cup studio programming.

 6/18 – Australia vs. Netherlands @ 11:30AM

6/20 – Switzerland vs. France @ 2:30PM

6/22 – Belgium vs. Russia @11:30AM

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Coastal Lifestyle Vacations Rolls Out Golf Packages

Golf-DirectorOn the heels of USA Today Reader’s Choice 10Best selecting Myrtle Beach the best golf vacation destination in the United States – Coastal Lifestyle Vacations, LLC and The Golf Director have formed a strategic alliance to develop golf packages for Myrtle Beach vacationers.

Coastal Lifestyle Vacations looks to boost bookings for vacation rental accommodations during the golf vacation season referred to as the shoulder months which fall before and after summer vacation weekly rental peak season, as well as those golfers who enjoy golfing in Myrtle Beach during the winter months.

The alliance will also provide Coastal Lifestyle Vacations guests the ability to receive golf discounts for those who decide to play a round or two of golf during their stay.

Guests will receive direct access to The Golf Director for golf packages through Coastal’s websites, social media sites, email invitations during the booking process, in room promotions, and other points of communications.

The alliance plans to deliver executive golf package services to include rounds of golf, limousine transportation, upscale accommodations in vacation rentals, and other luxuries to provide a first class Myrtle Beach golf vacation experience.

Click here to book your next golf vacation.

About Coastal Lifestyle Vacations:
Coastal Lifestyle Vacations services provide Grand Strand, SC investment homeowners with vacation programs and property management solutions that ensure properties maintain its appeal, increase the desirability for booking, deliver highest level of service, maximize vacation rental income, and build home equity. Coastal Lifestyle Vacations, LLC located at 1908 Highway 17 South in North Myrtle Beach is the vacation rental arm of Century 21 Coastal Lifestyles.

About The Golf Director:
The Golf Director (TGD) is a digital communications platform developed with the goal to provide amateur golfers with the convenience of a single stop for golf course news, reviews, tournament calendars, local accommodations, dining, tee time reservations, golf vacation packaging, and more for a variety of golf destinations.

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North Myrtle Beach Real Estate Market Stats March 2014

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Market-wide numbers are well and good, but they don’t always tell the full story. Breaking down the data to show activity by price range, property type or construction status can often lead to more meaningful insights.  For the 12-month period spanning April 2013 through March 2014:

*Closed Sales in the Coastal Carolinas region were up 10.1 percent overall. The price range with the largest gain in sales was the $200,001 to $250,000 range, where they increased 25.6 percent.

*Median Sales Price was up 6.2 percent to $148,583

*The property type with the largest price gain was the Single-Family segment, where prices increased 8.8 percent to $175,000.

*The price range that tended to sell the quickest was the $150,000 and Below range at 154 days

*8.5 months supply for Single-Family homes and 11.1 months supply for Condos.

2014 Stats continue to look strong.

See North Myrtle Beach Real Estate Stats here

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Myrtle Beach Earns Top Slot for Facebook Checkins

facebook-checkinMyrtle Beach spring break vacationers over the age of 25 including Baby Boomers, Generation Xers, and the Millenniums have checked in on Facebook  to more places than any other spring break location this year. Myrtle Beach has grown in popularity with families and empty nesters.

There are so many things to do here that are family friendly, vacationers keep coming back to revisit some attractions and restaurants, while trying new things, as well.

In addition to the beautiful beaches, world class golf courses, and a few rounds of putt-putt, there are so many attractions new and old for vacationers to enjoy.

Among the favorite attractions – Broadway at the Beach, Ripley’s Aquarium, Barefoot Landing, OD Pavilion, Family Kingdom, Myrtle Waves, Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, Alabama Theater, Sky Wheel, and many more.

Myrtle Beach also topped the AOL Travel Spring Break Crawl adding to its growing list of accolades from top travel sources like Homeaway, Trip Advisor, and other well recognized travel related services.

The spring break season is upon Myrtle Beach, and lots more vacationers are on their way.

Welcome to Myrtle Beach We hope your enjoy your family vacation with us.

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Myrtle Beach Tops Family Vacation Destination Again

Myrtle Beach is one of the USA’s most beautiful beach destinations and offers plenty of family activities at an excellent value.OD-Pavillion

When the kids get tired of making sand castles, head off to Ripley’s Aquarium at Broadway at the Beach – enjoy shopping, amusements, dining, jet boats, ziplines, putt-putt, and more.

In the evening visit to Legends in Concert, The Carolina Opry or Good Vibrations for world class entertainment that the whole family will love.

And that is just Day 1.

Barefoot Landing in North Myrtle Beach offers another full day of shopping, dining, and playing plus – Animal Adventures, House of Blues, River Boat, and other fun things to do on your family vacation.

Ocean Drive Pavilion is open at night for to ride the Ferris wheel, win a stuffed animal, and eat some fries.

Other fun places to visit on your Myrtle Beach vacation include: Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, Family Kingdom, Myrtle Waves…the list goes on and on…

As we say here at Coastal Lifestyles – Come See Come Live! For Vacation or the Rest of Your Life.

Book your vacation rental TODAY!

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Real Estate Market Analysis Myrtle Beach SC February 2014

real-estate-stats2The spring market is upon us and there is plenty of reason for optimism. For the 12-month period spanning March 2013 through February 2014, Closed Sales in the Coastal Carolinas region were up 9.7 percent overall. The price range with the largest gain in sales was the $200,001 to $250,000 range, where they increased 26.2 percent.

Four factors might be contributing to some market turbulence of late.

  • Weather
  • Interest rates
  • Fewer distressed properties
  • Lower Inventory

 

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North Myrtle Beach Second Row Beach House

Come See & Come Discover the Surf, Sea, Sand & Gentle “Palm Breeze” of this multi- seasonal retreat!  And, just steps to the Atlantic Ocean.NMB-House

3 full bedrooms with 4th used as a Carolina Room or Office.

This Second Home or Investment Property is professionally furnished as a tropical paradise retreat! Priced to sale.

You just need to see it! Location! Location! Location! Great for a Golfers Retreat at the Beach!!!!

Backyard has enough room for its own pool!

Motivated Seller! Inventory for beach houses in this area limited!

North Myrtle Beach – Crescent Beach Area – Investment Vacation Home For Sale (Home Now Sold)