Market Statistics

Johns Island

Average Price Listings
Homes $575,322 298
Condos $225,140 18
Land $500,743 530

Summertrees is a popular neighborhood for MUSC residents and other home buyers looking for newer, high efficiency homes near downtown Charleston.

Johns Island, SC Real Estate

About 10 years ago Johns Island was known for its tomatoes and how to get to Kiawah and Seabrook Islands. Today, Johns Island is a hotspot for real estate speculation thanks to the new Stono River bridge which connects Johns Island to James Island; the new Limehouse bridge which connects Johns Island to West Ashley and the much anticipated I526 extension which will connect Johns Island to the greater Charleston metro area. Before the funding for the I526 extension to James Island was approved in 2005, Johns Island neighborhoods such as Summertrees, Barberry Woods, Whitney Lake, The Villages in St Johns Woods and Rushland Plantation.

Acres of undisturbed marshes, tidal creeks and rivers characterize Johns Island. For approximately 1400 years Angel Oak has grown in the same fertile soil coastal farmers use to this day to produce crops year-round.

Johns Island real estate has developed a “green” reputation. In response to concerns about ecological impact associated with developing the the second largest sea island on the east coast environmentally friendly Earthcraft homes are becoming standard for Johns Island new construction. Johns Island’s infrastructure is slowly being upgraded or expanded to accommodate the needs of future residents. All new construction on Johns Island is supposed to follow “Smart Growth” or “new urbanism” guidelines for sustainable communities - think of it as the antidote to urban sprawl.

Rushland Plantation Dock to Stono RiverContrary to popular belief, Johns Island is close to downtown Charleston. The drive from Johns Island to Downtown Charleston is about 7 miles taking Maybank HWY through James Island. By way of the new Limehouse bridge, the drive from Johns Island to West Ashley can take less than five minutes.

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