Helpful Links – Buyers

While purchasing a home, you'll want to pick the best team available to get you to the closing.
Below are some recommendations of strong team players.
Also listed is information you'll need after closing to optimize your home ownership.


Atlantic Bay Mortgage

Jim Duffy, Local Loan Originator
850 Bacons Bridge Road
Summerville, SC
email

APPLY ONLINE
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Phone: (843) 735-0865

Jim Duffy has that rare combination of empathetic communication and technical expertise. He offers buyers a deep respect for their specific circumstances supported by solid product knowledge, ensuring their home buying transaction goes smoothly. Jim has guided many clients through the mortgage process including first time home buyers, rural families, active and retired military, primary and secondary home buyers, builders, investors and refinance.


Movement Mortgage

Brenda Christ, Local Loan Originator
210 S Cedar Street
Summerville, SC
email

APPLY ONLINE
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Phone: (843) 330-8002

As an experienced loan officer, Brenda has the knowledge and expertise you need to explore the many financing options available. Ensuring that you make the right choice for you and your family is her ultimate goal, and she is committed to providing her customers with mortgage services that exceed their expectations.





Premiere Nationwide Lending

Jaime Rhude, Local Loan Originator
106 Liberty Hall Road
Goose Creek, SC
email

APPLY ONLINE
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Phone: (321) 501-0120

Jaime Rhude is a proud Active Duty Air Force military spouse who is a VA Specialist with Sign Language fluency. She is with Premier Nationwide Lending in the Low Country, South Carolina area. Per Jaime, "I'll never take your business for granted! I am available evenings and weekends. I love having the opportunity to help families purchase the home of their dreams!"


Towne Bank Mortgage - Reverse Mortgages

Jerry Garner, Expert Reverse Loan Originator
Charleston, SC
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APPLY ONLINE
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Phone: (843) 670-4332

Jerry Garner has a passion for helping people understand how home equity can play a role in cash flow planning in retirement, and would appreciate the opportunity to speak with you about the benefits of a Reverse Mortgage.


Corvino Insurance 

Gene Corvino
810 Travelers Blvd,
Summerville, SC
Phone: 888-873-6776

Website

We are a full service Insurance Agency. Call us for a quick and easy quote. Auto, Home, Life, Health, Business, and much more.


Ameriprise Auto & Home Insurance

Phone: 888-239-9953

Website

Protect what matters most.  Home, auto and umbrella insurance for your life.


Reeves Law PA

James Reeves
email

400 N Cedar Street
Summerville, SC 29483
Phone: 843-832-7337

Website

Reeves Law, PA opened in 2001 when attorney James Reeves moved his practice to Summerville, South Carolina, where he and his family have lived since 1993. In addition to real estate law, they offer probate, estate, civil litigation, personal injury and business law services.


Butler & College LLC

Andrew College
email

1055 North Main Street
Summerville, SC 29483
Phone: 843-851-7333

Website

Butler & College LLC is a Charleston area law firm that offers legal representation in the areas of real estate and estate planning with an emphasis on providing excellent client service.


Weeks & Irvine, LLC

Mark Weeks
email

810 North Main Street
Summerville, SC 29483
Phone: 843-553-9800

Website

At Weeks & Irvine we have just one goal: to remain the go-to law firm for existing and potential real estate clients in South Carolina.


ACE Preferred Inspections

Charleston & Summerville areas

Phone: 843-849-0455

Website

ACE Preferred Inspections is dedicated to delivering "peace of mind" by providing the information you need to make an informed sale or purchase decision. 


Charleston Home Team Inspections

Roger Goodman
Charleston & Summerville areas

Phone: 843-695-9490

Website

We make every inspection a team effort. Each member of our team is an expert in his or her field, so you can count on HomeTeam’s systematic approach to provide the most detailed, comprehensive, and reliable reports possible.


Stark Exterminators

701 North Cedar Street
Summerville, SC

Email

Phone: 843-873-3581

Website

Starks integrated pest management services cover both preventive pest control and extermination, ensuring you a pest-free home as well as the peace of mind that comes with it.


Palmetto Exterminators

720 North Gum Street
Summerville, SC

Email

Phone: 843-873-7997

Website

A family-owned and operated business, Palmetto has been protecting people’s health, their property and the environment for more than 55 years.


American Home Shield 

Summerville, SC
Phone: 888-429-8247

Website

American Home Shield has provided affordable protection against inevitable home system component and appliance breakdowns for over 40 years. Our network of independent home service professionals is the largest in the nation.


Old Republic Home Protection

Summerville, SC
Phone: 800-445-6999

Website

Old Republic Home Protection's Home Warranty Plan offers Plan Holders comprehensive protection against the high cost of repair or replacement of their home's major systems and appliances.


Water 

Summerville Water Department

135 West Richardson
Summerville, SC
Phone: 888-871-0810

Summerville Water Department Website


Dorchester County Water & Sewer

235 Deming Way
Summerville, SC
Phone:  843-832-0075
 
Dorchester County Water & Sewer Website


Berkeley County Water & Sanitation

212 Oakley Plantation Drive
Moncks Corner, SC
Phone:  843-572-4400

Berkeley County Water Website


Electric

SCE&G

P.O. Box 100255
Columbia, SC
Phone:  800-251-7234

SCE&G website


Berkeley Electric Coop

551 Rembert C Dennis Blvd
Moncks Corner, SC
Phone:  843-761-8200

Berkeley Electric Coop Website


Online Change of Address

Change of Address


United States Post Office - Oakbrook Area

10070 Dorchester Road
Corner of Dorchester and Old Trolley
Summerville, SC

USPS Dorchester Road


United States Post Office - Downtown Summerville

301 North Gum Street
Corner of North Gum and East 2nd South Street
Summerville, SC

USPS Downtown Summerville


Online Voter Registration

Get Registered to Vote


To receive a discount on your property taxes for your primary residence, you'll need to complete the 4% Legal Residence Application for your county.

Online Change of Address for Drivers License

Online Change of Address
If you already have a SC Drivers license and just want to change the address


Department of Motor Vehicles 

135 Wimberly Drive
Ladson, SC
Phone:  843-572-7854

Website