Essex Homes Announces New Homes in Columbia

The PondsEssex Homes announces four new opportunities for buyers to purchase an Essex home in Columbia, South Carolina. The builder has recently opened two new communities, Blythe Creek and The Ponds, as well as new phases at Indian River and Allan’s Mill.

Located in Columbia’s popular Lake Carolina community, The Ponds offers new homes priced from the high $100,000s. Providing natural beauty around every corner, The Ponds has a variety of homes ranging from 1,200 to more than 2,700 square feet and three to five bedrooms. Construction on the first homes is underway, and sales are now open.

Also new is Blythe Creek in Northeast Columbia. With prices from the mid-$100,000s, homes at Blythe Creek offer three or four bedrooms, a stainless steel appliance package and more. In addition, USDA 100 percent financing is available for qualified buyers. Move-in ready homes are now available for buyers ready to own their new home.

Located nearby is Allan’s Mill, an established community with new Essex homes. With prices starting in the low $100,000s, this community is perfectly suited for first-time buyers, downsizers and those looking for a short commute to nearby Ft. Jackson and I-20. All homes include granite, tankless water heaters and the exclusive energy efficient program, eBuilt Technology.

Katherine model at Indian RiverFinally, Indian River, a golf course community in Lexington, features homes priced from the low $200,000s. Homes offer 2,500 to more than 4,200 square feet of living space with three to six bedrooms and all brick exteriors. Beautiful topography, brick elevations and architectural details create a much desired curb appeal.

Model homes at each community are open Tuesday through Saturday from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. and Sunday and Monday from 1 until 6 p.m. For more information on any of these communities, prospective buyers can contact Essex Homes’ Columbia office by calling 803-356-8301 or visit