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Columbia Neighborhoods

Irmo / Chapin

Irmo offers a fantastic blend of convenient living with a small-town feel. The area has a wide variety of shopping, dining and entertainment options including the flourishing Columbiana Mall in Harbison. Lake Murray, Harbison State Forest and the Irmo Community Park provide beautiful venues for outdoor activities. This combined with some of the best schools in the state make Irmo a fantastic place to live!

Creekside at Chapin Place

Lake Carolina

Lake Carolina is the perfect location, minutes from Northeast Columbia's main entertainment hub, the Village at Sandhills. Once home you can enjoy the peacefulness of living amongst the many ponds, and all of the preserved natural greenspace in the community. Miles of walking/biking paths, YMCA, and the Town Center in Lake Carolina makes living here ideal!

Elliot Lake

Pinnacle Ridge


Lexington is one of the Greater Columbia Area's premier districts. It offers a adorable southern-town downtown, with top-notch dining, shopping from niche boutiques to most any major store you can think of, major industries, Lake Murray real estate, and great schools. Lexington offers extensive amenities with a family-like community feel.

Barr Lake Cottages

Barr Lake Prestige

Drayton Hall

Field Crest

FoxChase II

Indian River

Manors at White Knoll

The Arbor at Longview

The Oaks at SummerLake

The Ridge at Longview

The Terrace at Longview

Timmons Pond

Tri Springs

Northeast Columbia

Spanning from Blythewood to Lugoff to around Fort Jackson, Northeast Columbia is a prime location.  Enjoy world class amenities, award-winning schools and the upscale shops and entertainment at the Village at Sandhills. Whether you’re looking for your very first home, moving up or building the home of your dreams, Northeast Columbia has something for everyone!

Abney Hills Estates

Ashley Oaks

Fox Meadow

Haigs Creek

Heritage Forest

Kelsney Ridge

The Meadows at Summer Pines

Woodcreek Farms - Club Ridge

Woodcreek Farms - Northside

Woodcreek Farms - Woodcreek Crossing

Southeast Columbia

Southeast Columbia is a great location that caters to a dynamic social life. Only minutes from shopping, dining, and recreational activities, it offers easy accessibility to the bustling life found in Downtown Columbia. Enjoy an easy commute to the University of South Carolina, Fort Jackson, McEntire Joint National Guard Base and the thriving activity on Garner’s Ferry Road.

Burnside Farms