If you wish to give your family all the benefits of the Lowcountry lifestyle without the restrictions of a gated community, there are several neighborhoods in Bluffton that could be just what you're looking for. The Town of Bluffton is located just across the bridge from Hilton Head Island and a short drive from the historic cities of Savannah and Beaufort. Bluffton S.C. Real Estate offers several options outside the gates of plantations that allow you to enjoy all the luxuries of the area, but at a more affordable price.
Bluffton is a historic, charming town that offers loads of character, breathtaking scenery and tons of opportunity for family and outdoor fun. When you buy a home "off-plantation," you continue to have access to the unique shops, Southern cuisine, artistic district and recreational space and activities Bluffton has available.
BLUFFTON STATE OF MIND
Bluffton offers a variety of neighborhoods where you can easily find the home that best fits your needs and your budget. Find a townhome where the landscaping and maintenance is included, or discover a home with the perfect backyard for the kids and pets or a lovely spot to plant your dream garden.
These homes put you within driving distance of restaurants, local and national retail shops, public golf courses and Hilton Head Island beaches. Whether you live in a private or non-gated community, you have the same access to Bluffton's private and public schools.
Bluffton also features a thriving and quirky downtown area. The downtown district is lined with eclectic art galleries and studios featuring pottery, folk art, iron work, paintings and photography by local artists. Calhoun Street, downtown Bluffton's main thoroughfare, is home to several seafood, art and music festivals. And on Thursdays, be sure to stop by the Bluffton Farmer's Market for some Southern hospitality and your chance to pick up locally grown fruits, vegetables and plants as well as a variety of handmade crafts.
LOVE THE OUTDOORS
The love for the land and surrounding water has been at the heart of Bluffton, and its residents, from the start. The May and Colleton rivers not only provide breathtaking views, but plenty of opportunities for Lowcountry living at its best. You will soon find you do most of your living outdoors as you experience Bluffton's beauty and charm in its simplest form.
Spend your day on the water with friends and family fishing, crabbing, shrimping or soaking up the sun on the sandbars. Bluffton is such a desirable location for families because the lifestyle encourages you to slow down and enjoy time with loved ones, whether it's having a picnic at one of the many parks or watching your son or daughter kick the winning goal in a soccer game.