Downtown Charleston Homes For Sale

About Downtown Charleston Homes For Sale

If you're looking to discover why Charleston is rated the number one city in the world by readers of Travel & Leisure Magazine, downtown Charleston (also known as The Peninsula) is where the magic begins. Horse-drawn carriages pass famed Charleston single-family homes on cobblestone roads south of Broad Street, while historic neighborhoods boast uptown living near the heart of downtown. Located between the ending points of the Ashley River and Copper River, this gorgeous waterfront community delights residents and visitors with colonial churches, unique restaurants, and breathtaking sunsets over the Atlantic Ocean. Downtown Charleston real estate is also something to marvel at, as historic row homes and mansions dating as far back as the 1700s mix with condos and traditional single-family homes from the 20th century.

Real Estate Statistics

  • Total Listings: 347
  • Average Price: $1,289,823
  • Highest Price: $7,690,000
  • Lowest Price: $100

You can find additional details on the spectacular downtown Charleston homes for sale further down the page, or you can browse our current listings.

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5 Bed • 6 Bath • 5,332 Sf


17 Meeting Street, Charleston

The John Edwards Home Also Known As The Samuel Chadwick House, Circa 1756 Is One Of The Finest Structures On The Charleston Peninsula South Of Broa...

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Handsome Properties, Inc.

5 Bed • 8 Bath • 5,891 Sf


38 Church Street, Charleston

Circa 1812, Historically Known As The George Keenan House. Purchased After Construction And Renovated By Dr. Vincent Leseigneur In 1814. Born In No...

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Carriage Properties LLC

14,890 Sf • 1 Acres


16 Charlotte Street, Charleston

We Are Pleased To Present 16 Charlotte Street, An Iconic Commercial Investment Opportunity In The Heart Of Historic Downtown Charleston. This Stunn...

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Birchin Lane Realty Advisors, LLC

5 Bed • 6 Bath • 6,385 Sf


12 Meeting Street, Charleston

The John Lewis House. This Elegant Lower Meeting Street Home Was Built By A Wealthy Factor Upon South Of Broad Land Once Owned By Charles Pinckney,...

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Carriage Properties LLC

11,868 Sf


31 Coming Street, Charleston

Great Location Next To The College Of Charleston Campus. All Four Properties (31 Coming, 29 Coming, 1 Montagu And 1-1/2 Montagu) Are Contiguous An...

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Disher Hamrick & Myers Res Inc

14 Bed • 18 Bath • 7,964 Sf


66 Cannon Street, Charleston

14 Beds/16 Baths 2 Half Baths Professionally Designed Sold Fully Furnished Zoned Limited Business Fully Licensed Short Term Rentals. Sold Fully Fur...

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Tift Properties

7,964 Sf


66 Cannon Street, Charleston

14 Beds/14 Baths 2 Half Bathsprofessionally Designed Sold Fully Furnished Zoned Limited Business Fully Licensed Short Term Rentals.4 Licenses6 Park...

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Tift Properties

4 Bed • 5 Bath • 4,842 Sf


54 Church Street, Charleston

Fully Customizable Build Out With Rendering Based Construction. Rendering Based Construction Allows You To See Your Design Selections Before Optio...

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The Boulevard Company, LLC
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6 Bed • 8 Bath • 6,513 Sf • 1 Acres


48 Bull Street, Charleston

Amazing Opportunities Await With This Unique 3/4 Acre Circa 1815 Property In Downtown Historic Charleston. Rarely Does A Property Like This Come Al...

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Robertson Howland Properties
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4 Bed • 6 Bath • 4,949 Sf


92 Tradd Street, Charleston

The Dewar Lee Pringle House, Circa 1762, Is An Exquisite Four-story Charleston Single House Located On One Of The Most Iconic Streets In Downtown C...

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Daniel Ravenel Sotheby's International Realty
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4 Bed • 4 Bath • 4,933 Sf


39 South Battery Street, Charleston

The Magwood-moreland House, Circa 1825, Is A Significant, Historic Residence On The Southernmost Portion Of The Charleston Peninsula. This Notable ...

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Handsome Properties, Inc.

13 Bed • 13 Bath • 4,571 Sf


Abc - 221 Ashley Avenue, Charleston

This Income Producing, Legal Short Term Rental Property Known As The Chapel Lofts, Consists Of Three Units, Encompassing 13 Bedrooms And 11 Off Str...

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Keller Williams Realty Charleston West Ashley

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Explore Downtown Charleston Real Estate

Due to Charleston's historic nature as one of America's oldest cities, the elegant architectural styles of many downtown Charleston homes for sale is truly a sight to behold. The most notable of these historic homes are the 13 colorful houses along East Bay Street, near Elliott Street. Known as Rainbow Row, these 18th-century masterpieces represent the largest cluster of Georgian row houses in the country.

The awe-inspiring historic homes don't end there, though. The downtown Charleston real estate market is filled with magnificent colonial-style homes near in the southern part of The Peninsula, as well as a plethora of homes that take on a variety of traditional architectural styles from centuries past. If you're looking for a luxury home, you'll love the marvelous Greek Revival and Italianate mansions at the high end of the market.

A wide range of charming 20th-century single-family homes and condos can also comprise the remainder of the market. These delightful homes combine the needs of both families and singles to create an amazing lifestyle in one of the most vibrant and charismatic communities in the United States!

Downtown Charleston Highlights

The magnificent downtown Charleston architecture doesn't end with the homes. From the Historic Charleston City Market to the numerous old churches, a stroll around The Peninsula is always an experience that will leave you with a smile on your face. You'll also love the stunning gardens, which prove the dazzling array of colors in the area aren't just limited to the homes on Rainbow Row.

American history buffs won't want to miss a visit to Fort Sumter, the site of the first battle of the Civil War. A ferry takes tour groups to the fort from the Liberty Square waterfront, right beside the Fort Sumter Museum.

Speaking of the waterfront, downtown Charleston boasts a number of beautiful parks with vast green spaces and walking trails along the shore. The harbor includes wharfs with breathtaking views of the ocean and the South Carolina Aquarium.

Downtown Charleston is also well known for its incredible restaurant and live theater scene. With delicious southern cuisine and theaters such as the exquisite Dock Street Theatre in the French Quarter, a night out in The Peninsula is sure to be a memorable experience.

Whether you're looking to buy or sell in downtown Charleston, you can achieve all your real estate goals by contacting the team at Reside Real Estate today!

The data relating to real estate for sale on this web site comes in part from the Broker ReciprocitySM Program of the Charleston Trident Multiple Listing Service. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than Reside Real Estate are marked with the Broker ReciprocitySM logo or the Broker ReciprocitySM thumbnail logo (a little black house) and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing brokers.

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