Residents of the communities of Carolina Forest, Forestbrook and Red Hill enjoy the quiet atmosphere of residential suburbs in addition to having easy access to the amenities of nearby Myrtle Beach. Located in Horry County, Carolina Forest, Forestbrook and Red Hill are less than 20 minutes by car from Myrtle Beach (some areas less than 10 minutes), the bustling tourist and metro center of the South Carolina coastline. (more)
Served by U.S. Route 501 (east-west) and by Hwy 31 (north-south), residents enjoy an easy commute into the city. The major local employing industries include tourism and related services, educational, health and social services and retail trade. This region of South Carolina evolved from a rural, agricultural community into a popular tourist destination as development grew in the late 1970s and early 1980s. The beauty of the land and its abundant waterways undoubtedly attracted visitors, including the Intercoastal Waterway and the Waccamaw River.
Real estate options in the three communities consist of single-family detached homes, estate properties, condominiums, townhouses and land lots. Much of the residential development has occurred in recent years, so many homes have modern amenities and extensive community facilities, including swimming pools and tennis courts. Excellent schools of the Horry County School District serve students in grades K-12. Several colleges and universities are in close proximity for those who wish to pursue a degree in higher education. While services, attractions, golf, dining and shopping are plentiful just beyond these residential neighborhoods, Carolina Forest, Forestbrook and Red Hill still retain their suburban appeal and alluring natural beauty.
Carolina Forest Real Estate Prices
The communities of Carolina Forest, Forestbrook and Red Hill offer a variety of residential properties for prospective buyers. Detached, single-family home prices start in the low $100,000s for lovely well-maintained homes with community swimming pools. Newer homes with community facilities are priced from the low $200,000s. Beautiful estate properties with private swimming pools, spas, spacious lots, (more)
fireplaces and community facilities range from the high $300,000s to the high $400,000s. Home styles include multi-story, colonial and contemporary, although the traditional one-level home is most popular. Condominiums and townhouses are priced from below $100,000 to the low $200,000s. Land and lots are also available for custom development.
Carolina Forest, South Carolina Average Home Sizes and Asking Prices
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Carolina Forest Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of December 15th, 2014: homes priced around $306,737 compared to $303,698 the previous week, for a slight increase of less than +1%. For Monday, December 22nd, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.12%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.14%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.24%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.92%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Carolina Forest SC. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Carolina Forest to help you find the best home!