Hello Everyone and welcome to Lisa’s List. Following Lisa’s List you will discover all things Charleston, SC. From my favorite spots, decorating tips, history, Charleston lifestyles and so much more. Make sure to scroll through all the videos below. I hope you enjoy. And if you are buying or selling in the Charleston, SC market please give me a call.
Fun Charleston SC Trivia
I love history and what better place to live than Charleston SC if you are a history lover. I not only love the history and architecture, the weather, the food, and the people. But I also love some of the fun trivia and folklore of the Holly City, Charleston SC.
My father-in-law lived to be two weeks shy of his 102nd birthday! His mind was still sharp and he still visited with neighbors and knew how to tell a good story. A Charleston story that is. I loved to listen to his stories of Charleston.
I credit much of my knowledge of this city to listening to his stories. Especially when it comes to land that was filled for building. That’s how I know so much about flooding! Old businesses some that are no longer around, he could tell me all about them. And the locals old folklore.
I hope you enjoy some fun trivia about Charleston. And remember Charleston is open for making your own memories. Give me a call to purchase your home for making memories.
There is a new French Bakery in Town
Charleston SC has a new French Bakery -Le Chambertin. Located at 113 Church Church. I stopped by for lunch and I am in trouble! Home and office are very close by. I had a tasty ham and cheese baguette. And the chocolate cookies are addicting! The store has fresh pastries and all sorts of other items. The owners are so nice and the service is fabulous! I love that they have an outdoor seating area. It may be a small space but it it large on
charm , food and service. They even have an adorable French dog! Another thing I love about living in downtown historic Charleston. I can walk to anything I want or need. If you want a walkable lifestyle in Charleston SC give me a call.
Legare Street Charleston SC
Legare Street is one of the most prestigious streets in Charleston. The tree canopied street with rows of mansion takes you back in time. It is my favorite street to take a stroll, take in the beautiful gardens and water features. It is one of the most peaceful street in the city to me.
Originally the north part was known as Allen Street. The gentleman who actually owned the land allowed the street to run through his property. Eventually it became known as Legare Street for Solomon Legare who lived on the corner of Legare and Tradd. Moving to Charleston SC and looking for a tranquil street give me a call.
Ropemakers Lane, Charleston, SC
Ropemakers Lane in Charleston, SC is a quaint little street located off Meeting Street in the historic district of Charleston. Many people pass by not even knowing it is there. The street received the name as it was an area known for making rope and cordage. Today the charming street has a few homes dotted along the street and old brick walls with resurrection ferns.
Charleston Street Names and How They Received Their Names - Orange Street
Have you ever wondered how many of the streets received their names in Charleston, SC. Many have unique names and amazing history. Top real estate agent, Lisa Patterson shares the history of several street names in Charleston, SC. If you want to pick your street to purchase a home in Charleston SC give Lisa a call.
es do not have closet space if they have not already been renovated. But Lisa thinks that is great. You have a blank canvas to work with and create your own storage solutions. The most important thing is plan, plan and more planning. You want to utilize every square inch of space in your closet. Most important have fun with the space. You can decorate and make your closet like a small boutique. So getting ready in the mornings is not a search to find the right outfit for the day. Buying a historic home in Charleston, SC call Lisa Patterson she has a wealth of information renovating historic homes.
Interiors With Allison of Alyson K. Designs
Allyson is not only one of my favorite interior designers but my dear friend. She was a client years ago and we just hit to off. She is also my antiquing partner in crime. I love shopping with Allyson, she has such an eye for design. She brings rooms to life with color, antiques and aways adding a contemporary piece. When I was selling her Charleston SC home people were so excited about her interior design, her furnishings and her art I had to remind them to look at the house! Allyson works with clients in Charleston, Florida, Atlanta, Alabama, and North Carolina. She brings years of design experience and such a flair to all of her projects. Allyson shares some design tips during Lisa’s List that you will not want to miss. Buying a home in Charleston, SC give me and Allyson a call.
Debbie DeLong of Designs By Imagine That Provides Wonderful Interior Design Information with Top Charleston, SC Real Estate Agent, Lisa Patterson.
Everyone wants to make changes to their homes and sometimes they just do not know where to start. Today I meet with Debbie DeLong of Designs by Imagine That. She will provide us with some great information to help when we want to decorate a room. Debbie is know for rooms with clean lines and fresh interiors. A simplistic retreat where you leave the outside behind and relax. Her table top decor is amazing. Enjoy as Debbie shares her fabulous ideas. Buying a home in Charleston give me and Debbie a call.
What You Need To Know About Historic Easements When Purchasing A Home in Charleston, SC
Top Realtor in Charleston, SC; Lisa Patterson speaks with April Wood of The Historic Charleston Foundation regarding historic easements. When purchasing a home in Charleston, SC you may find yourself falling in love with a home that has an easement. Or you may decide you want to gift an easement to The Historic Charleston Foundation. April and Lisa provide you with the information you need to know about historic Charleston, SC
Colonial Lake Historic Charleston, SC
Top real estate agent in Charleston SC, Lisa Patterson provides history and facts on Colonial Lake. Many homes for sale in Charleston are close to Colonial Lake. People love to walk around the lake or just spend time at the beautiful downtown Charleston park. Enjoy your virtual tour of Colonial Lake in historic Charleston, SC. Purchasing a Charleston SC, home give me a call.
Top Charleston SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares updates to her historic renovation. Changing an old bathroom and closet into a great closet space. Buying a home in Charleston SC work with a top realtor that knows the areas.
Planing to retire in Charleston SC? Top Charleston Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares important information on buying a home in Charleston SC. Great tax information for retirement in Charleston, SC. Charleston SC has a lifestyle for everyone.
Buying a home in Charleston SC you need to know about flooding. Top Charleston Realtor, Lisa Patterson and insurance broker Pat Condon talk about important flood insurance information. Working with a knowledgable Charleston realtor is important. When selling a home in Charleston SC there are things to help with flooding.
Top Charleston SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares how to create a unique vanity in your bathroom. Buying or selling a home in Charleston SC work with a Realtor that knows historic properties.
Searching for homes in Charleston SC. Top Charleston Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares the information on how to search for homes in Charleston SC. Buy-in or selling a home in Charleston you should work with a Realtor that knows the areas.
Top Charleston Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares a personal story of family treasure. An antique making its way home to Charleston SC.
Top Charleston, SC Real Estate Agent , Lisa Patterson of Sotheby's shares how to create unique dining chairs for your home. When renovating a historic home, Lisa always creates unique design elements.
Buying or selling a home in Charleston SC, top Charleston SC Real Estate Agent, Lisa Patterson with Sotheby's makes it fun. Lisa Patterson shares her Charleston SC Real estate bloopers.
Renovating historic homes is top Charleston SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson’s passion. Lisa shares her renovations of a historic Charleston SC home. Buying or selling a Charleston SC home work with a Realtor that has knowledge of historic homes.
Purchasing a historic Charleston SC home. Top Charleston, SC Realtor shares renovations. Buying a Charleston home for renovations, work with top Charleston Realtor the know the renovation process.
Buying historic Charleston, SC homes. Well renovations can go wrong. Top Charleston Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares things that go wrong in a renovation. Buying or selling a Charleston home work with an experienced Charleston, SC Realtor.
Charleston SC homes have great gardens. Charleston garden are always a must when purchasing a home in Charleston, SC. Top Charleston SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares how to make a turtle topiary.
Moving into your Charleston, SC home. When you start decorating you will need this trick. Top Charleston, SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares a painters tape trick to hang art.
Buying a home in Charleston SC or selling a Charleston SC home. You will need garden ideas. Top Charleston, SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares her favorite garden center. Hyams Garden Center.
Top Charleston, SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson loves to have fresh flowers in her Charleston SC home. When selling Charleston, SC homes her tip to client’s always have fresh flowers. Lisa shares one of her favorite places to purchase flowers in Charleston, SC. Jessamine’s Flower Truck.
Charleston , SC is known for amazing gardens. When buying a Charleston, SC home gardens are always a must have on the list. Top Charleston, SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares one of her favorite gardens. The garden of the Tobias Scott Charleston home.
Carriage and kitchen houses are an important part of Charleston, SC history. Top Charleston, SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares a tour of her Charleston kitchen house garden. Purchasing a home in Charleston SC, gardens are always on top of the wish list.
The South of Broad neighborhood of historic Charleston, SC is a top neighborhood when buying a home in Charleston, SC. The gardens are amazing. Top Charleston , SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares a beautiful South of Broad garden.
Botany Bay Plantation is a great way to explore Charleston, SC history. Located on Edisto Island it is a short drive from all neighborhoods of Charleston SC. `Top Charleston, SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson gives a tour of Botany Bay. Many people buy homes on Edisto Island as retreats from their Charleston homes.
The Mystery Tree of Edisto Island is still a mystery. No one knows if one person decorates the tree or multiple people. While driving by you the story the tree is always decorated for the seasons. Top Charleston Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares the story of the Mystery Tree of Edisto Island.
For over 50 years George and Pink’s has been an Edisto Island staple. Top Charleston, SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares her favorite vegetable stand. A short drive from her Charleston, SC home she enjoys the time spent on Edisto Island.
Wecott Road in Edisto Island, SC has a great history as a colonial era road. Top, Charleston, SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares the history of Wescott Road. Lisa loves to spend time on Edisto Island as its a nice retreat from her historic downtown Charleston, SC home.
The pink house in Charleston, SC is known as one of the oldest stone homes in the country. The pink houses around Charleston, SC are charming. But this pink house on Chalmers is the most adorable Charleston house. Top Charleston, SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares the history of the pink house. Lisa also owns a cute pink house in downtown Charleston, SC. If you want to purchase a pink house in Charleston, SC let Lisa know.
When renovating homes you can run into old wallpaper. Top Charleston, SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares a wallpaper removal trick. Lisa renovates many historic homes and uses this trick often. Searching for a Charleston, SC home to renovate, call Lisa she has years of experience renovating historic Charleston homes.
Charleston homeowner’s use their outdoor garden spaces as extended living space. Charleston, SC gardens are beautiful and can be enjoyed many months of the year. Top Charleston SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shows how to create a great outdoor tae for your home. Buying or selling a home in Charleston, SC work with a top realtor that knows the historic home market.
Charleston, SC is known for rich history. Charleston also has pioneered some of the first things in America. Charleston, SC is home to the oldest liquor store in the country. Top Charleston SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares the oldest liquor. Store in the country located, in downtown historic Charleston, SC.
When decorating her Charleston SC home, Lisa Patterson shops for vintage and antique pieces. Top Charleston, SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares where she finds great items for her Charleston home. Also a great place to find items to stage when you are selling your Charleston home. Village Emporium is located in Mount Pleasant, SC.
Take charge of your life! Top Charleston, SC Realtor loves to keep things charging forward. Selling a Charleston, SC home or helping purchase a Charleston, SC home she wants to always provide positive help for her clients. Reading books like Rhinoceros Success keeps her charging on.
Charleston SC is known for the beautiful window boxes that are on every Charleston, SC home. Top Charleston, SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson loves to work with Debbie the owner of Pot’s of Color. Debbie and her staff create many of the beautiful window boxes seen on the Charleston homes in the historic district of Charleston, SC. Window Box Wednesday has become a social media post with a huge following due to Charleston window boxes. Debbie's fabulous work is featured in Southern Living - March 2021. If you want to purchase your own Charleston home to create your own Charleston window boxes call Top Charleston Real Estate Agent, Lisa Patterson.
Charleston, SC is known for the amazing seafood found right in the Charleston waters. Top Charleston, SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares one of her favorite places to purchase fresh seafood. Lisa loves to prepare seafood at her Charleston home and share with friends in her Charleston garden. Geechie Seafood in Mount Pleasant, SC brings fresh seafood in daily from the local Charleston waters.
Dogs are a big part of Charleston, SC homes. Many people in Charleston, SC own pets. Top Charleston, SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares creative ways to decorate with your pet in mind. Decorating her Charleston, SC home is passion Lisa loves o share with her clients.
Purchasing a home in Charleston, SC and need to know where to find items to decorate your new home? Top Charleston, SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares one of her favorite places to shop in Charleston for vintage and antique finds. Patina Market located in James Island is a great place in Charleston to shop for vintage and antique finds. Buying or selling a home in Charleston you will find items to decorate your new home. And items to stage when selling our Charleston, SC home.
Everyone needs more storage space. Creating unique outdoor storage space is a must in a Charleston, SC garden. Top Charleston, SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares how to create unique outdoor storage space. Buying or selling in Charleston SC, Lisa is always available to answer questions and provide information.
Top Charleston, SC Realtor shares some unique decorating ideas for your kitchen. Do not overlook the area around your range. Lisa loves to use art n her Charleston, SC home. If you are looking to purchase a home in Charleston, SC for your art collection contact Lisa.
Curb appeal is always something to consider when selling a Charleston, SC home. Many people over look simple things like the mailbox, out door light fixtures, and house numbers. Make sure these items are new and up to date when selling your home. If you plan to sell a Charleston, SC home call Top Charleston SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson.
Charleston, SC is full of cute alley ways. Some filled with history and Charleston ghost tales. At times a Charleston home is for sale on one of these great alley ways. Top Charleston, SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares some of her favorite alleys of Charleston, SC and the history and tales.
Pillows, pillows and more pillows. A girl loves her pillows. Pillows are a great way to add a custom look to your home. Pillows are a quick way to change the look of a room in your home. Top Charlton, SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares how to have a custom look with pillows. Lisa’s Charleston, SC home always has unique pillows.
Homes for sale in Charleston SC and buying a Charleston, SC home can be very interesting in these old historic properties. Top Charleston, SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares some of the fun questions she receives from buyers and seller. Buying or selling a historic home call Lisa, she has restored over 36 historic properties.
In Charleston, SC you will never run out of options for amazing food. Top Charleston, SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson shares one of her favorite sandwich shops, Queen Street Grocery. Queen Street Grocery located on Queen Street is a short walk from many Charleston homes and neighborhoods. Also, enjoy one of the breakfast crepes.
Saint Michaels Alley in beautiful Charleston, SC is a great street filled with some amazing historic Charleston homes. Top Charleston, SC Realtor shares an amazing 1825 Charleston home.
Boneyard Beach is a great location to see the low country shoreline as the early settlers of Charleston viewed the shore. The unspoiled beaches of Edisto’s Boneyard Beach are like stepping back in time. The bleached trees fallen on the beach and in the water are certainly a site to see. You will find shells of all sizes along the beach and hanging from the skeleton like trees. Top Charleston SC Realtor, Lisa Patterson takes you on a tour of the beautiful Boneyard Beach located on Edisto Island.