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Governor’s Cay

Governor’s Cay is a unique, relaxed waterfront community with beautiful moss draped oak trees, along with spacious floorplans designed to emphasize coastal living of the Lowcountry. Throughout the entire community the different sections are connected by small islands- giving most homesites stunning marsh views.  This prime location just off Clements Ferry Rd gives Governor’s Cay homeowners easy access to Daniel Island, Mt Pleasant and major Interstates. Grocery stores, shopping, restaurants, entertainment, and parks are all close by. Hop on I-526 and you’re easily at the IOP, Hwy 17, Charleston International Airport, Boeing, North Charleston and I-26. Amenities include: HOA, Trails & Swimming pool.

Lowcountry-style townhomes featuring spacious, three-story elevated townhome designs with large tandem garage
Hardiplank exteriors
Connective, open floorplans
Spacious kitchen, family room and dining room concept
Available options elevator / elevator shaft, gourmet kitchen with double ovens, owner’s bath with soaker tub.
Home automation features available
Energy-efficient features throughout including gas heat, Rinnai tankless water heater, 14 Seer HVAC system with programmable thermostat, impact glass windows, carbon monoxide detectors, LED lighting per plan and more

School District: Berkeley County
Public Schools: Philip Simmons (elementary); Philip Simmons (middle) & Philip Simmons (high)

Hey guys! Bob Brennaman. I’m a realtor in Charleston, South Carolina and back with you today, continuing on with a series we started years ago called ASK BOB. And today’s question is in regards to Governor‘s Cay which is being built off of Clements Ferry Road on the rural part of Daniel Island. So Governor‘s Cay is being developed by Lennar which is at least last time I looked, the largest national builder in the United States, They have a huge footprint in the Charleston area. So they’re building all over. The thing I really was surprised about Governor‘s Cay is first of all, it’s very close to I-526, at least close in relative terms and I was surprised at how little traffic you heard. I mean virtually none, but it was really pretty. So it’s right off of 526, so super convenient. They’re building single-family homes, they’re building some town homes back there. Single families are running in the $4 to $500K dollar range and those are upwards of about 2200 square feet is the biggest one they’re building. But they’re ‘drive under’ design so you get to park underneath your house. You get the full footprint of your house which is a plus. A lot of them have double porches, hearti-plank exteriors and as this video is rolling you’re hopefully getting to see some of the inside of these homes of single-family homes. They have elevator shafts which I think is super important. I always tell people if you’re going to buy a house that’s raised, you definitely want to have the elevator shaft, because I always think about resale and I think that’s always going to give you the opportunity to sell it to the most amount of people when it comes time for resale. So I think that’s important to have even if you never put in the elevator shaft. They’re also building some town homes which I’ve sold several of their town homes in Mount Pleasant and really, well put together for the money I think. These are listed presently in the low $300K to mid $300K’s. 1800 square feet is probably the biggest one they’re building right now and those are…I think have a lot of upside too; the town homes for the price point, the amenities that they have. They do plan to build a pool which I think is a plus. They’re walking trails, the schools are Philip Simmons and like I’ve said in past videos, Phillips Simmons schools are really good; brand new and probably about three or four miles from where Governor‘s Cay sits right now. Like I always say in all these videos in regards to new builds and even honestly, if you’re going to buy something that’s existing construction as in a resale, I think it’s very important to have a buyer’s agent whether that’s me or whether that’s somebody else. You want somebody representing you; somebody honestly not drinking the kool-aid. Somebody that’s really going to help you understand how it all fits into potentially not just the house, but how it all fits into your lifestyle and how the neighborhood and everything around you. So I think it’s important to have somebody that knows the area. The other thing I really like about Governor‘s Cay is again, I think I said in the beginning of the video, proximity to 526 so you can get to the airport in under 10 minutes, you could be at the beaches in 15 minutes, you could be in downtown Charleston in probably about 15 minutes. So it’s very conveniently located and again it’s an area that is rapidly being redeveloped. Daniel Island, the rural part…some of it will stay in a trust and won’t get developed. But right now…they’re taking the Guggenheim’s from New York sold; they’ve sold pieces of it over time and it’s being developed out. But I really like rural Daniel Island. I think you would too. Again exit strategy is always my game on real estate and I think that resale of these will do really well one day. If you like our Youtube videos, be sure to click in the right hand corner of the screen and you can subscribe to our Youtube channel if you want to see anything related to Charleston, the whole Charleston area, our main website for that is BrennamanGroup.com and our website just for Daniel Island is DanielIslandproperty.com. I’d love to talk to you about anything related to this area; whether it’s schools, restaurants, real estate, what to do when you come here for a visit, I am happy to talk to you. I love Charleston. I’ve been very blessed to call this place home for about 30 years and I’m happy to talk to you. Again my name is Bob Brennaman. You can reach me on my cell which is 843.345.6074 and you can always, again check out our website devoted to Charleston -BrennamanGroup.com. Until next time y’all!