Regatta Forest in Irmo, SC
Regatta Forest is a new community in Irmo, South Carolina. The community is situated on land with beautiful hardwoods, protected natural areas, and tranquil forests that provide a magnificent setting for your next new home. Home plans range in size from 3 to 4 bedrooms with 2 to 3 baths and pricing that starts at $314,900. Exteriors of homes are a mix of all-brick, fiber cement siding or stone and offer durability and low-maintenance. The collection of homes offered by Great Southern Homes is from the “Regatta Homes Collection” and present single-story floor plans, two-story designs, and even some homes with finished basements. Many homes feature hardwood floors, granite countertops and kitchen islands, high ceilings and fireplaces. There is a yearly association fee of $430 that includes common area and sidewalk maintenance. Students residing in Regatta Forest attend the Irmo schools located in Lexington-Richland Five.
The community of Regatta Forest is located in an envious location with convenience to I-20 and I-26, the shops and restaurants of the Harbison area, and within minutes of Lake Murray. There are also a number of parks and recreational venues to enjoy. Saluda Shoals is a 400-acre park featuring a river observation deck, boat launches, picnic shelters and trails. The park also offers paddle boat tours, guided canoe and kayak trips, tube rentals, bike rentals, summer camps, a variety of educational programs and Saluda Splash, a water spray ground open seasonally for young children. Harbison State Forest is also nearby and offers 18 miles of trails designed for walking, jogging, hiking and biking at various levels from easy to difficult. Harbison State Forest also offers a number of educational programs, picnic shelters, and a canoe landing for canoe and kayak access on the Broad River. The greatest source of recreation in the area is Lake Murray, a 50,000 acre man-made lake with fishing, boating, swimming, skiing and more! The Lake Murray Dam Walkway is just 6 miles from Regatta Forest and provides residents a scenic 3.4 mile walk with majestic views of Lake Murray and the Columbia skyline.
Irmo is part of Greater Columbia and one of the fastest growing residential areas of the city. It is an area known for its abundance of dining and shopping opportunities including Columbiana Centre, the ultimate destination in shopping with 820,000 square feet of retail space and more than 100 shops to choose from. Irmo is also home to the Irmo Okra Strut, a festival with live music, rides, amusements, food/drink and parade. Irmo was recognized in 2018 as “One of the Safest Cities” in South Carolina and continues to be one of the best towns to live in the area.