Dear Friends, Clients and Fellow Associates~
This week will be spotlighting the Top Ten Reasons to buy property in Hilton Head Plantation with its 4,000 acres and its wonderful lifestyle.  In addition, we will be spotlighting the Top Ten Reasons to buy property in Forest Beach with its 3 miles of beautiful beach and the community that surrounds it. 

Hilton Head Plantation

  1. It has a great location.  Hilton Head Plantation is located on the north end of Hilton Head Island with convenience to the Islanders Beach Park, schools, shopping, dining, hospital, airport and library. 
  2. It has open and natural beauty.  Hilton Head Plantation is 4,000 acres with 4,086 properties, 2 conservancies(Whooping Crane and the Cypress Conservancy) and acres of unspoiled land and lagoons.  The roadways and front gate are maintained beautifully by the association.
  3. It has great parks inside the gates.  Hilton Head Plantation offers three parks including Dolphin Head Recreation center, Spring Lake Pavilion and The Surrey Lane Ball Fields.
  4. It has great security.  Hilton Head Plantation offers private roads with 24 hour security and courteous and friendly guards at the front gate.
  5. It has great golf courses.  Hilton Head Plantation offers four Golf Courses including Dolphin Head, Bear Creek, Oyster Reef and The Country Club of Hilton Head.  Each offer a separate membership program.
  6. It has great amenities.  Hilton Head Plantation offers 12 Har tru tennis courts, 2 Bocce ball courts, and 3 shuffle board.  It also offers the Spring Lake Pool, the Spring Lake Pavilion, the Dolphin Head Recreation Center and the Plantation house.
  7. It has a great beach.  Two miles of walking beach along the Port Royal Sound are enjoyed by residents and guests.  Parking, playground, picnic tables are located at the Dolphin Head Recreational Center. 
  8. It has great management.  Hilton Head Plantation has an Architectural Review Board and an Owners Association ensuring residential integrity that has a plan for now and the future. 
  9. It has a great marina.  Located in Hilton Head Plantation is Skull Creek Marina on the inter coastal waterway.  It offers slips for sale and rental slips. 
  10. It has a great neighborhoods.  Although one of the largest communities on Hilton Head Island, this community offers smaller more intimate neighborhoods within the gates. 

Please vist these properties for sale in Hilton Head Plantation:

73 Skull Creek Village (dock sold separately)

10 Seabrook Landing (pending)

#2 Old Fort Lane

#3 Winged Arrow

Forest Beach Top 10 List for Buying Property

  1. It has a great beach.  Forest Beach is a beach town offering three miles of  sandy beaches reaching from the Sea Pines Resort ocean gate to the Crown Plaza Resort in Shipyard Plantation. 
  2. It offers great neightborhoods.  Forest Beach offers two neighborhoods which include North Forest Beach a 1.5 mile stretch from Coligny Circle to Shipyard and South Forest Beach which stretches 1.5 miles form Sea Pines Gate to Coligny Circle
  3. It has a great blend of residential and resort properties.  North and  South Forest Beach offer waterfront hotels, inns, villas and quiet residential neighborhoods.
  4. It has a beach feeling.  Forest Beach homes range from older quaint beach homes to new beachfront manors. Many longtime Forest Beach homeowners have renovated and updated existing older homes to quaint seaside cottages. 
  5. It is a great beach town.  Forest Beach has been referred to as “downtown Hilton Head” because it is in the heart of the Islands Beach with dining, shopping and beach in one central area. 
  6. It has a great shopping.  Coligny Circle offers over 60+ shops and 50+ restaurants.  It is named after the Admiral Gaspar de Coligny, a French admiral who led two excursions to our shores in the late 1500’s.  It also features the Beach Market, Heritage Plaza and several others.
  7. It has great tennis.  The Van Der Meer Tennis Center is located in the heart of South Forest Beach with 17 hard courts and 4 covered and lit courts.
  8. It has great bike paths.  Forest Beach offers bike paths weaving throughout the communities and into great shopping, dining and the beach.
  9. It has a great beach park.  The Newest Oceanfront Beach Park is located at Coligny Circle at Pope Avenue and South Forest Beach Drive. This is Hilton Head island’s most popular beach. There are volleyball nets and a bar located just off the beach at the Holiday Inn. There are rest rooms, changing rooms, water fountains, sand showers, a playground, and other amenities. This beach is also wheelchair accessible.  Parking is available at the town parking lot behind the Smokehouse restaurant.
  10. It has a great community feeling.  Forest Beach is a beach community located on the southern end of Hilton Head Island and is a wonderful place to live or visit.

Links to Forest Beach Homes For Sale:

#6 Robin (3rd Home from the Beach)

128 Dune Lane (2nd from the Beach)

121 Dune Lane (New Oceanfront)

We hope you enjoy these benefit lists.  If you would like a complete ownership package that includes maps, best buys and membership information (for any of the clubs mentioned above) please let us know.  Our buyers are being rewarded!

Our best to you,

Robbie Bunting & Jane Hyers
P.S.  We have several special situations in the market right now including an unbelievable 3 bedroom ocean oriented villa in short sale and a seller looking to trade up for a home or villa(be creative.)  We appreciate the referrals and calls for the past 25 years on Hilton Head.  Thank YOU.