Folly Beach Real Estate & Homes for Sale in South Carolina
Folly Beach is a unique beach town, known as "The Edge of America" for its ideal location just off the shore of South Carolina's most popular city, Charleston. Folly Beach is home to more than 2,700 residents who enjoy an island lifestyle with its own laid back culture and pace. With downtown Charleston only 15 minutes away, residents have the best of both worlds.
There is plenty to do in and around Folly Beach including fishing at the Folly Beach fishing pier, turtle watching, antique shopping, golfing on one of the many lush courses in Charleston or relaxing on Folly Beach County Park's more than 2,000 feet of ocean frontage. Frequent surfing contests are held at the famous "Washout" surfing spot on the east end. Also on the east side is the renowned Morris Island Lighthouse and old abandoned Coast Guard property.
Folly Beach's real estate options include single-family detached homes, estate properties, condominiums, townhouses and land lots.
Residents have a variant selection of properties to choose from. The real estate market offers a blend of unique, quiet family beach houses with an adventurous beach atmosphere and easy access to the beautiful historic city. Condominiums and townhouses begin around $200,000 - $700,000 and more for spacious models with incredible ocean views. Single-family homes run from $250,000 $1.5 million+ for newly built beachfront estates. Land and lots are available for custom building.
Folly Beach Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of May 24th, 2019: homes priced around $876,491 compared to $876,491 the previous week, to remain steady with no change in listing price. For Friday, May 24th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.51%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.90%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.41%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.12%.