Frequently Asked Questions
When will the homes be available for purchase and move in?
You will be able to secure your home starting December 2018. Construction of contracted, model, and initial speculation homes for sale is expected to be completed in the Spring of 2019.
How large will the Sarah’s Court District be?
What is currently planned ranges from 35 to 50 homes.
What is the style and aesthetic of these houses?
These homes are designed to be similar to historic Lowcountry homes that you find in areas such as historic downtown Charleston and the Old Village in Mount Pleasant, SC. They range from under 1,500 to nearly 2,000 square feet, two or three stories, with ornate exterior and interior details to display the grandeur and custom look of homes in the Charleston area’s most sought after neighborhoods. The first floor ten-foot ceilings make an immediate impact!
What amenities are offered in Bowen?
There a variety of exciting of amenities for homeowners, existing or planned for Bowen. These include the Founders’ Pool, Wrenn Park, the Bowen Waterfront, dog parks, Skipper Plaza, the Waterway Walk trail system, and more. We are located on approximately one-half mile of waterfront, and the community design is focused around streetscapes, lifestyle, architecture, natural marsh and wetlands, live oaks, water views, and walkability. The overall livability of Bowen symbolizes a sense of a vibrant Lowcountry village. Beyond the direct live, work, play within the community appeal, Bowen is centrally located in the Charleston region.
What are the price points for the Sarah’s Court homes?
Sarah’s Court will start in the mid $200s. Please contact us for pricing through the contact us section of the website.
What type of financing will be accepted?
We will guide you through the entire process, whether you are a first-time home buyer, relocating, or looking for a Charleston escape outside of your primary residence. Special features include:
Down Payments as low as 3%
Gifts, grants, and community seconds can assist with down payment
Non-occupant co-borrows may be allowed
Rental income may be used to qualify
Plans ranging from “zero” down to 3.5% are available ranging in type including USDA, conventional, VA, or FHA.
Who will oversee maintenance and property management?
Bowen will have a Property Owners’ Association (POA) Board and the highly reputable property association management company, Southern Community Services. Southern Community Services specializes in the management of homeowner associations across the Carolinas, staffed with accredited professionals who combine state-of-the-art technology and decades of association management experience to boards and the communities they serve.
Will there be upgrades options for me in my unit?
Yes, we will have design services team assisting you in selecting finishes and design elements for your new home to make it your own. Everything from flooring, lighting, and other elements and features will be available for you to allow for a range of customization. All of these will help you customize and individualize your home!