If you have not been to Hilton Head Island, South Carolina then you should definitely make a 2016 New Year’s resolution to do so. This 12 mile by 5 mile barrier-island situated in the southern-most part of South Carolina just off the coast of Savannah, Georgia is a unique destination where nature has been preserved in pristine condition. Meticulous care has been taken to create communities with world-class resort living amenities while respecting the natural beauty and protecting the environment and wildlife. Truly, Hilton Head is a paradise island.
The full-time population of Hilton Head Island is comprised of approximately 40 thousand residents, most of whom are transplants from Midwest and Northeast states, most notably, Ohio, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Hilton Head is a popular vacation resort community that attracts over 2.5 million visitors annually. With over 12 miles of white sandy beaches, over 50 miles of publicly accessible pathways and shared roadways (for walking and biking) Hilton Head is a perfect destination for family recreation. Additionally, there are 30 championship golf courses in the Hilton Head area, 300 tennis courts and 8 marinas providing a wide variety of “surf and turf” activities. After working up an appetite with all there is to do on Hilton Head you will enjoy a nearly endless selection of cuisine from over 250 dining venues.
After just one visit you will want to make Hilton Head Island your family destination each year. Then after a couple visits you will want to find a way to make Hilton Head Island your permanent home, or at the very least, a second home. It is a great time to purchase Hilton Head Island real estate. Prices are increasing however they are still near the lowest price levels in a nearly a decade. Interest rates are still near historic lows. There is a wide selection of Hilton Head Island homes and villas in a wide spectrum of prices. Find an experienced Hilton Head Island real estate agent to show you the options that meet your budget and lifestyle. You will find wonderful Hilton Head Island homes and villas within the many unique communities. Gated communities are commonly known as “plantations”. There are also various non-gated neighborhoods to choose from as well.Select a community based upon your interests, as many plantations offer golf and tennis oriented amenity options, some have beach oriented choices, deep water and lagoon view options are also available and some have fabulous private wooded settings.
Hilton Head Island real estate information is available on most Hilton Head real estate agent websites and also on the Hilton Head Island Multiple Listing Services (MLS) website. All real estate listings Hilton Head Island are available on the My Hilton Head Island Home website http://www.myhhihome.com