The family-friendly community of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina provides commercial, medical, educational, recreational and professional amenities for its citizens with interstate highways and airports offering convenient transportation close at hand. The residential development of Longpoint, with its easy access to I-526, Belle Hall Shopping Center and Town Centre Mall is one of Mount Pleasant’s most family-friendly neighborhoods. Longpoint is conveniently located adjacent to historic Boone Hall Plantation, just ten minutes from the area beaches of Isle of Palms and Sullivans Island and twenty minutes from downtown Charleston.
Real Estate in Longpoint
The homes in front of the Longpoint neighborhood are small starter-type homes of 1,300 to 2,000 square feet with small lots. These homes, built from 1980 to 2000, need cosmetic improvements on the inside. The Rice Hope subsection has larger homes of 2,000 to 3,000 square feet with spacious .35 to .50 acre lots. The rear section has luxury custom homes on waterfront lots with deep-water access.
Homes in Longpoint, Mount Pleasant, SC
Homes currently for resale range from $269,900 for a 1,340 square foot home with three bedrooms and two bathrooms to a $1,095,000 estate on a 1.52-acre double lot with a deep-water dock on Boone Hall Creek. When purchasing a home in Longpoint, the buyer must pay a one-time only transfer fee of one quarter of one percent of the sales price to the HOA regime. For a sales price of $300,000, your one-time fee would be $750. You also pay the first year of HOA fees, which is currently $425.
Homeowners get their money’s worth from when paying their HOA fees. In addition to the Longpoint Clubhouse amenities include:
- Swimming pool
- Play park
- Tennis courts
- Basketball court
- Soccer field
- Pedestrian trails for walking, jogging, biking
Additionally, at the end of Needlerush Parkway in Longpoint is Palmetto Islands County Park, which the families can enjoy as well. The Park includes:
- Nature Island
- 50 foot tall observation tower
- Nature trails
- Paved paths for jogging, walking, biking
- Kayak launch
- Picnic shelters and grills
- Sand volleyball courts
- Horseshoe pits
- Big Toy Play area
- Paddle Boat and Kayak rental
- Fishing and Crabbing in the tidal creek
- Off-leash dog park and exercise area
- Splash Island Water Park
Buyers interested in learning more about homes for sale in Longpoint should contact David Wertan with RE/MAX Advanced Realty and schedule an appointment to meet and talk about their real estate needs.