Berkshire is a community in Myrtle Beach developed by Centex Homes. You probably don’t need to be told that Myrtle Beach is home to the most golf courses per square mile, and there are about 120 within easy driving distance. If you are looking for a peaceful South Carolina retirement community in a convenient location, read more about Berkshire.
While there is not a golf course on the property, Berkshire has a residents club with pool, fitness center, tennis courts and picnic area and a 32 acre lake with sandy beach area and fishing dock. There is also a community director on-site who keeps the activity schedule full for residents. Plus, residents can enjoy an oceanfront beach club and a nearby town center adds to the convenience of Berkshire.
Homes and Home Prices
Berkshire has villas, townhomes, and single family homes. Villas that are 2 and 3 bedroom ranging in size from 1050 square feet to just over 1300 square feet start in the $130,000’s. Two-story townhomes 1588 to 1803 square feet start in the $160,000’s. If a single-family home is more your style, start in the $160’s and go to over $300,000. Homesites in Berkshire are available with lake or preserve type views. You can also to choose to build using your own custom home plan.
The Myrtle Beach area has always been popular with tourists and vacationers, but in recent years has gained attention among retiring baby boomers. This should come as no surprise due to all there is to do in the area, from dining, shopping, and entertainment, to the 120 golf courses in the area. If you are considering a South Carolina retirement, give the Myrtle Beach area and Berkshire community a look.