Area Lifestyle

If you’re searching for an area that allows you to indulge in the challenging play of golf,  fish bountiful rivers and lakes, go horseback riding on hundreds of acres, enjoy the pursuit of wild game, kayak & canoe pristine waters, go camping under the stars, meander in and about quaint shops, taste from the menus of succulent dining, experience a mild four seasons or do nothing at all… welcome to Chesterfield, Marlboro, and Darlington Counties.

Whatever brings you our way, we’ll greet you with a smile and good ole’ southern hospitality. Whether taking a leisurely walk about town to absorb its history or indulging in of the areas many activities Cheraw, Chesterfield, Ruby, Mt Croghan, Jefferson, Pageland, Patrick, Hartsville, Society Hill, Wallace, and Bennettsville South Carolina offer, our small town experience is hard to beat, like so many others who are opting for a more rural lifestyle, ours is one that is full of charm and opportunity.

The region offers a wonderful assortment of neighborhood homes, historic homes, new homes, country homes, ponds, hunting land, hobby farms, horse ranches, condos, fishing camps or even a storefront to accommodate your entrepreneurial venture – these and many others dot our empire real estate

We have a diverse industry that includes manufacturing, textiles, health care, small businesses, and more.  It’s a place where there’s an opportunity for all to earn a living whilst enjoying a small town atmosphere.

Our geographical location offers the advantage of being a short drive from Charlotte, Myrtle Beach, Columbia and Pinehurst, making us convenient to a wider assortment of entertainment, education, dining, shopping, recreation, healthcare, airports, and other amenities.

Another bonus is our access to health care.  Hospitals and|or doctors are located in Cheraw, Chesterfield, Bennettsville, Hartsville, and regional care available in Florence and Pinehurst.

Education outlets in the area include public school systems, private schools, Northeastern Technical College and within a short drive, Coker College and Francis Marion University.

Dining in the area is “off the charts” with a varied selection that includes BBQ, buffets, German, Greek, Mexican, steak houses, seafood, and others that will tickle your palate.

Bask in our rich history, stunning architecture that dates back to the 1700’s, and soak in all the detail of how the area navigated through to our century.

And for those who want to keep busy with activity, Cheraw Recreation Department offers sports & arts programs, YMCA in Chesterfield has on-site gym, pool, and sports programs.

Plus, our mild climate grants many days to enjoy a host of outdoor activity, with our winter low around 34f and summers peeking around 97f and average annual precipitation of 50+|- inches.

In our opinion, it’s the ideal place to enjoy an abundance of lifestyles, yet, not far removed from amenities.