My fiance and I recently decided to purchase our first home and did not know what to expect. Not being from South Carolina, I was unfamiliar with the real estate market and the home buying process. I saw an advertisement for Foundation Reality and decided to check them out. I was put in contact with Bart Whiteman, and immediately found him to be knowledgeable and professional. Bart went out of his way to advise me on the types of properties in my price range. I learned so much through my conversations with Bart that, looking back, I don't know how I would have become a Hilton Head homeowner without him. He never rushed me to purchase, always being more concerned about my benefit long-term than he was with closing a deal. In fact, Bart stayed in contact…

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(CNN) - Southern charm is a force to be reckoned with as far as Travel + Leisure readers are concerned.    Charleston, South Carolina, topped the publication's world's top cities awards, part of its annual reader-chosen World's Best Awards.

Travel + Leisure revealed the award winners on Wednesday as part of the travel magazine's 21st annual reader survey of top travel destinations and companies around the world.

Charleston wasn't South Carolina's only big winner. The state dominated the awards, with Hilton Head Island taking top honors as best continental U.S. island.



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A Hilton Head Island retail industry icon, Pineland Station, is poised for a complete rebirth and transformation as construction begins on a comprehensive redevelopment of the 40 year-old shopping destination to be renamed Sea Turtle Marketplace.

“Pineland Station has a unique place in the history of this community and the retail industry, and we have an opportunity to build on the center's legacy and strengths to create a fresh new experience,” noted Jon S. Wheeler, CEO of Wheeler Real Estate Company, which manages and leases the center. Wheeler Development will redevelop the center and has hired local architect firm, Court Atkins Architects, to design the project.

“We're taking an already strong property, in an in-fill location with a high barrier…

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