1. Come Home to Saddlebrook


    Tucked in the rolling green to the east of Columbia, Saddlebrook is a community of single-family homes from Essex that give residents a quiet country feel only minutes from the city life. Combining these creature comforts with the quality and design Essex is known for makes this community prized. We have several gorgeous homes in…

  2. The New Community of Springview at Bailes Ridge


    Essex Homes is now selling in our new community, Springview at Bailes Ridge. Have your choice of single-family homes with access to bustling Charlotte and the low cost of taxes in South Carolina. In this neighborhood, we’re building eight of our popular home plans, which are always crafted according to the needs of the buyer….

  3. New Phase Coming to Villages at Lakeshore


    The popularity of Villages at Lakeshore has been so overwhelming that Essex Homes is beginning construction on the second phase in this established community, which offers affordability, convenience and customization. Tucked in the heart of northeast Columbia, Villages at Lakeshore allows buyers to select from 10 compelling home designs. With prices starting in the mid-$100,000s,…

  4. Essex Homes Honored at 28th Annual REGAL Awards


    Essex Homes was honored to receive a host of recognitions during the 28th Annual REGAL Awards Gala. The Sales and Marketing Council of Greater Columbia, a council of the Building Industry Association of Central South Carolina, held the awards gala on Saturday, Feb. 18 to celebrate excellence in the Greater Columbia building industry. Essex Homes’…

  5. Simple Explanation of Mortgages for First-Time Home Buyers


    Buying your first home is an exciting time! As you plan for purchasing a home, be sure to evaluate your financial needs early in the process. This will ensure the process is as simple as possible and help prevent any financing dilemmas from occurring after you have already found the home of your dreams. It’s…

  6. Natural Gas for the Winter Months


    With the winter months creeping ever closer, it’s essential that your home is well heated.  SCE&G offers a more affordable, energy efficient way for owners to enjoy the comfort of their own home during the colder weather – natural gas. Natural gas produces heat that is evenly distributed throughout your home and it is roughly…

  7. All Bets Are In For Essex Homes’ Spooktacular Event


    It’s double or nothing for Columbia real estate agents at the annual Spooktacular event hosted by Essex Homes. Odds are that our new and improved celebration will have all the attendees testing their luck at our popular casino tables! The Casino Extravaganza will be held on Friday, October 21 at Embassy Suites off of Stone…

  8. Let The Essence of Essex Homes’ Abbington Community Charm You!


    Do you love the city life that Charlotte has to offer, but you want a break from the daily congestion and hustle and bustle? Are you in the market for a new home in Charlotte, NC, but want to live in an area that has more of a small town feel? Well, we may have…

  9. Essex Homes Unveils New eBuilt In2itive Technology for Columbia Buyers


    Essex Homes is working smarter to make your life easier, healthier, and more economical.  Essex Homes’ eBuilt Technology has always been at the top of its class, and now it’s even more advanced. Essex Homes is proud to announce the release of eBuilt In2itive Technology. Columbia area buyers can now enjoy enhanced technological features at…

  10. Essex Homes Announces New Home Plans for Charlotte Buyers


    Essex Homes is pleased to announce the addition of two new home designs to its impressive repertoire of floor plan options. With both joining the Essex Series of plans, these new designs are currently available only at select communities in the Charlotte region. The new Jamison floor plan offers 1,899 to 2,591 square feet of…