Masterpiece Living: Somerby of Mount Pleasant

A true masterpiece is something that never leaves one with the feeling that anything is missing

The word “masterpiece” generally provokes thoughts of priceless works of art and pieces of music that have been played for centuries. But at Somerby of Mount Pleasant, the mission is to ensure that residents think of their own lives as masterpieces. "A true masterpiece is something that never leaves one with the feeling that anything is missing,” said Lisa Kinsella, executive … [Read more...]

Sandpiper: It’s Like One Big Family

Sandpiper Rehabilitation and Nursing Center

Edna James moved into the Sandpiper Rehabilitation and Nursing Center on Mother’s Day 2014, relocating from Charlotte temporarily, she thought, while she was recovering from a recent injury. Now she never wants to leave. At the age of 80, James has decided that leaving Sandpiper, a Mount Pleasant facility that offers independent living, assisted living, rehabilitation and … [Read more...]

Rising Tides: Condo Complex Will Add A Fourth Building

An artist’s rendering of what Tides will look like when the fourth building is completed

A high-profile luxury condominium neighborhood that struggled during the recession is well on its way to completing a comeback East of the Cooper. Construction on a fourth building at Tides Charleston, located within hailing distance of the Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge, is scheduled to get underway early in 2015, according to Miller Harper of East West Partners, the national … [Read more...]

High-Performance Homes: Amerisips Makes a Difference

Steve and Tina Bostic were happy to redesign the house for
the Gorlitsky's new lot in Sewee Preserve.

As all-around ecologically minded people, Stan and Suzanne Gorlitsky knew that when they built their forever home they would want it to be environmentally sound and immersed in nature. For the couple, life at their former four-story Isle of Palms home meant hefty energy bills each month, often hovering around $600 during the stifling summers. “We’ve always been interested … [Read more...]

Resort Living – Island Style: Talison Row Apartments

Talison Row Apartments

The rest of the world has been rapidly catching on to what those of us who dwell here have known all along: You just can’t beat life in the Lowcountry. It’s no big surprise that recent census estimates rank the tri-country area as one of the fastest growing regions in the nation. As such, more and more people are flocking to our corner of the country and, for many, the pull of … [Read more...]