Folly Beach Homes for Sale
Located on Folly Island, Folly Beach is a small town known for it's large pier, tourist attractions, wildlife-rich habitats, and of course beautiful beaches. It is a favorite vacation destination in South Carolina, also ideal for retirement by the water. With a strong demand for vacation rentals throughout the year, Folly Beach is a great choice for an investment property, where you can either run a lucrative short term vacation rental or leverage your personal vacation home when it is not in personal use.
Updated Coastal Real Estate in Folly Beach
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Things to Do in Folly Beach
Summer is the most popular time to visit Folly Beach, but there is something fun to do all year round. The town enjoys a mild climate where residents and visitors can enjoy the beautiful outdoors any time. The Folly Beach Pier stretches over 1,000 feet into the ocean, and Center Street in Folly Beach is lined with stores and restaurants to try.
Folly Beach is home to many annual festivals, offering a variety of things to celebrate throughout the year. Enjoy 4th of July fireworks from the beach, a Christmas Parade, or a New Year's Day Polar Plunge in the ocean after the New Year's Eve Flip Flop Drop. At the Sea & Sand Festival each summer, check out a sand castle building competition and a fun street fair at the longest running annual event in Folly Beach.
You will also find a variety of wildlife that continue to call Folly Beach home, so that residents and visitors of all ages have a change to explore the natural ecosystem of the area. Take a kayak or paddle board tour or visit the Angel Oak, the oldest oak tree in the nation at between 400 and 500 years old.
The Caw Caw Interpretive Center is the perfect place to learn more about Folly Beach and it's natural habitats, featuring over six miles of nature trails to explore, elevated boardwalks through wetlands, and educational exhibits and workshops.
Folly Beach Schools
Students living in Folly Beach are a part of Charleston County School District. If you are looking for a private school near Folly Beach, you will find a diverse list of choices to accommodate a variety of needs and preferences.
Folly Beach Real Estate
Folly Beach is primarily a luxury real estate market, with many beautiful beachfront properties. Condos, townhomes, and single family homes can be found in Folly Beach, some along the water and others set in beautiful residential communities. Folly Beach is an ideal place to look for a vacation home or rental property, and has also ranked among the top ten places to retire in South Carolina with a variety of homes available that would ideally suit a retirement lifestyle. If you are looking for land where you can build a custom home, there is some available in Folly Beach, as well.