1. Homes for the Free and the Brave


    As a thank you for their service, we are now offering local heroes design dollars toward the purchase of a new Essex home!  We have homes located in the greater Columbia areas, upstate SC & Aiken/Augusta area.  In NC we have the greater Charlotte metro area as well as Brunswick county along the NC shore. …

  2. Winter Tips for Your New Home


    It’s the first day of winter! The winter solstice is marked by a short day and longer night but even so, there are some things that are perfect tasks for the colder weather — and some things you should try to save a few bucks on your energy bill! Organize and declutter Who said that…

  3. Essex Homes Hosted Over 100 Realtors at the Windy Ridge Grand Opening


    On Wednesday, December 13, over 100 real estate professionals in the Greenville area attended the Windy Ridge Grand Opening. The event marked the first of many Essex Homes events held in the Simpsonville community. Soft Christmas tunes played in the background while the agents got a chance to meet the Essex Homes team, tour inventory…

  4. Only Nine Homes Remain in Allan’s Mill


    There are only nine homes left in Allan’s Mill, one of the Northeast Columbia’s most popular Premier communities. Offering excellent schools and convenient access to I-26, I-77 and Ft. Jackson, Allan’s Mill is a great choice for those looking for a home for their family or those who need easy interstate access. Floor plans range…

  5. Not-So-Spooky Halloween Weekend


    Get ready for some holiday fun at the Charlotte area model homes and surrounding cities! ESSEX EVENT: Saturday, October 28 from 11 am – 5 pm Enjoy pumpkin painting, balloons, cider and fall treats at one or all of our 5 model home locations and also tour an available home at each location!   Brentwood Model Home – Katherine…

  6. Control Your Smart Home with Essex Homes’ eBuilt In2itive Technology


    We live in a world with so many technological advancements that it’s often hard to keep up with the ever-changing times. Complete home automation may sound too technical, complex and expensive to some homeowners because it’s been uncommon for so many years. But take a moment to visualize what it would be like to have…

  7. Tips to Start the Home Buying Process


    Buying a house can seem like a daunting task but it doesn’t have to be. The key is to be equipped with knowledge and be readily prepared.

  8. Essex Homes Employee Spotlight: Adam Rickard


    Essex Homes appreciates each and every one of its employees, and we enjoy the opportunity to publicly recognize them for their hard work! We would like to take the time today to recognize one of our new home advisors, Adam Rickard. Adam has been with Essex Homes since December 2014 and says he loves being…

  9. Score Big with Essex Homes


    Down, set, hut! In celebration of football season, Essex Homes is kicking off a new promotion available during the start of football season. Home buyers in the Columbia area will be able to stop in and have the chance to win big at any Essex Homes Sales Center starting today! Prospective home buyers will be…

  10. Meet David Frost: Woodcreek Crossing Builder


    Woodcreek Crossing builder David Frost has been with Essex Homes for just three-and-a-half years, but that’s long enough for him to understand that Essex is a unique company with a quality product. When asked about his personal life outside of building, Frost said that he and his family are searching for their own new home,…