Isle of Palms Magazine

Spend a Day on Dewees Island By:  Anne Shuler Toole Excerpt:  Just an 18-minute ferry ride from the end of Isle of Palms lies a unique private island that seems like it’s worlds away from the hustle and bustle of real life. Link to the full...

Island Magazine

Dewees Island By: Carolyn Haar Excerpt:  I’m definitely in favor of protecting the environment. I admit to secretly feeling smug when my recycling bin is twice as full as any of my neighbors, and I drive a small eco-friendly car. But any high-minded ideas I had about...

Charleston Magazine

The Faraway Nearby WRITER: Stephanie Hunt Excerpt: Dewees Island—the barrier island just north of Isle of Palms—is only nine miles, as the osprey flies, from my Mount Pleasant home. It takes me less time to get there than it does to drive to Folly Beach, but instead...

Who are Dewees Island owners? Why did they choose Dewees?

What draws people to become Dewees Island Owners? There are 150 homesites on the island and 150 ways to be a Dewees Island Owner.  Some folks live here full-time, taking the ferry and their own boat for work or school.  Others are retirees who are drawn to the...

Ferry Schedule

The Dewees Island ferry runs year round from 41st Street on the Isle of Palms on the hour. It leaves Dewees on the half hour. Sunday: 8:00 am to 10:30 pm Monday: 6:00 am to 10:30 pm Tuesday: 6:00 am to 10:30 pm Wednesday: 6:00 am to 10:30 pm Thursday: 6:00 am to 10:30...

Dewees Island HOA fees, what they cover, and how the Island is run

How is the island run? What are the dues? The Dewees Island Property Owners Association (POA); is governed by an elected board of nine volunteer directors who serve in 3 year terms. Meetings are open to the community and held every other month on the island. Dues and...

242 Old House Lane the inspiration for house in Bestseller!

242 Old House Lane is a beautiful 4 bedroom house on pristine Dewees Island with an incredible tree house right outside.  The house has been lovingly renovated and cared for, and it’s back on both the vacation rental market and for sale.  (The price...
5 reasons to buy this cottage at 122 Lake Timicau Lane

5 reasons to buy this cottage at 122 Lake Timicau Lane

We can think of hundreds of reasons to buy this gorgeous Dewees Island Beach Cottage at 122 Lake Timicau, but here are our top 5. Location. The cottage is in the center of Dewees Island, close to the ocean, but also close to the clubhouse, the pool, and the incredible...

What is involved in Building on the Island?

You can buy a lot with no pressure to build at any time.  You can enjoy all the full benefits of owning island property even if you never build a house, and as a lot owner, you can stay for 10 nights at the Huyler House Suites for the cost of cleaning.  At some point,...
Sales Prices picking up on Dewees Island

Sales Prices picking up on Dewees Island

Dewees Real Estate has had a good few weeks in early 2017, as three oceanfront houses sold, one marshfront house is under contract, and two lots sold.  We’ve seen an increase in buyers looking to tour the island as well, and we’ve been delighted to...