Charleston, SC (PRWEB) February 25, 2013
Coastal Living, a national magazine that celebrates life along the coast, has named Daniel Island the site of its 2013 Showhouse. The annual home design project showcases the best of coastal home innovation, décor and construction.
"We're thrilled to be the location of this year's Coastal Living Showhouse. We've enjoyed a long-time partnership with Coastal Living and feel that the nature of our small island town community makes for the perfect setting for this annual showcase of coastal living," said Carolyn Lancaster, Vice President of Marketing for the Daniel Island Company.
Daniel Island is located in historic Charleston, SC, one of the most popular travel destinations in the world, featuring 90 miles of beaches, traditional architecture and legendary cuisine. The 4,000-acre Lowcountry island community boasts nationally ranked golf courses, a vibrant town center and 23 miles of rivers and creeks, making it an ideal coastal setting for residents to live, work, and play.
“The Coastal Living Showhouse is the perfect way to bring the brand to life. The 2013 location, Daniel Island, is an idyllic, Lowcountry island town. Its natural beauty, welcoming neighbors and endless array of amenities and conveniences make it a coveted coastal destination and a spectacular location for this year’s house,” said Nicole Hendrick, Associate Homes Director for Coastal Living.
The all-star design team behind the 2013 Coastal Living Showhouse on Daniel Island includes Developer and Builder Jamison Howard of Max G. Crosby Construction Co. Inc; Interior Designer Ginger Brewton of Ginger Brewton Interiors; and Our Town Plans, provider of the architectural design. The project specialists have broken ground on the house and expect completion in early June.
The 2013 Coastal Living Showhouse on Daniel Island will host weekly tours Wednesday through Sunday from June 28 to August 18, and Friday through Sunday from August 23 to October 20. The showhouse is expected to draw as many as 10,000 visitors from across the nation. Tickets are $15 per person with a portion of proceeds benefiting a local charity. Tickets are available for purchase on-site and online.
Sponsors of the showhouse include AZEK Building Products, Belgard Hardscapes, Bevolo Gas & Electric Lights, Circa Lighting, Laura Ashley, LEE Industries, Lloyd/Flanders, Marvin Windows & Doors, Metal Roofing Alliance, Moen and Sunbrella.
The 2013 Coastal Living Showhouse on Daniel Island will be included in a special editorial section in the October 2013 issue of Coastal Living. For more information, please visit http://www.coastalliving.com and http://www.danielisland.com. Information about the house will be updated on the sites as work on the project progresses.
About Daniel Island:
Located within the City of Charleston, Daniel Island is a 4,000-acre island town featuring traditional neighborhoods, professional golf, tennis and soccer facilities and a growing collection of amenities in a self-contained island town setting. The island's downtown is home to schools, churches, medical offices, boutiques, restaurants, banks, a supermarket and many other conveniences. Hundreds of acres of parks, 23 miles of rivers and creeks, leisure trails and a private country club provide residents with endless recreational options, and the community's central location within Charleston puts it within a 20 minute drive of the city's famous downtown historic district, area beaches and airport. A highly-desirable destination for Charleston real estate, Daniel Island has been honored with numerous accolades including a prestigious “Award for Excellence” by the Urban Land Institute.
About Coastal Living:
A national magazine brand that celebrates life along the coast, Coastal Living (http://www.coastalliving.com) is the source of inspiration and information for people who live or dream of living a coastal lifestyle. Celebrating 15 years of publication in 2012, Coastal Living serves a total audience of 3.9 million. Coastal Living is available on all tablets and is published by the Time Inc. Lifestyle Group, a division of Time Inc., the largest magazine media company in the U.S.
About Max Crosby Construction Co. Inc.:
Max Crosby Construction (http://www.maxcrosbyconstruction.com) has been a major contributor to the Charleston, SC area housing market since 1977 as a leading custom home builder placing tremendous emphasis on quality, attention to craftsmanship, and diligent dedication to customer service. Named as one of Charleston’s “Most Influential Builders” by Charleston Home and Design Magazine, Max Crosby Construction was the exclusive builder of the 2006 Southern Living Idea House and has the distinct honor of being selected the custom builder of the 2013 Coastal Living Showhouse.