Homes For Sale in Forest Acres, SC
Forest Acres, South Carolina has a small to medium sized population of over 10,000 residents and is a great place to call home.
With its tree-lined streets, warm neighbors, free concerts, many green spaces to match its name, and a warm sense of community, it’s one of those places may people flock to and want to spend time.
There are many great homes for sale in Forest Acres, South Carolina, and it is a great place to call home.
West of Forest Acres, you can take a drive to the nearby Lexington area, or browse Lexington homes.
Nearby, you can also take a nearby South West drive to either visit or continue your home search by looking at Cayce homes for sale, West Columbia homes for sale, and Columbia homes for sale, Further North West you can get to the town of Irmo, and also search Irmo homes for sale.
Forest Acres is close to many great cities in South Carolina, where you can also simply visit or broaden your home search to include.
You may also want to search for real estate by looking North of Forest Acres at State Park homes, or going South to look at Spring Valley Columbia homes. You can also broaden your search by looking Southeast of Forest acres and going out to see Hopkins homes and further East looking at Eastover homes as well.
Forest Acres History
Forest Acres is set on the Eastern border of South Carolina’s capital Columbia. It contains a wide mix of people, with young professionals in the workforce to families, as well as retirees, there is a place for everyone in Forest Acres.
The community is known for its special charm and big heart. Forest Acres was incorporated as a city in 1935 during FDR’s Presidency. When it was incorporated, the Public Works Administration (PWA) was giving out grants to incorporated cities to use to pay for municipal water lines. Forest Acre citizens chose to gather and become their own independent community during this time, with their own water supply, so they officially bonded together and established the town at this time.
Forest Acres Activities
Forest Acres is homes to many fun things to do and activities.
One great shopping area you can visit in the area is the Trenholm Plaza that has great eating places including The Other Store’s delicious chicken, or stopping to eat at the Tazza Kitchen or Original Pancake House. The Plaza also has great shopping at both small and name brand stores including J. Crew and Lululemon.
The Tazza Kitchen is a special local spot known for its wood-burning brick oven where you can try delicious kale and cheddar pizza, or sip on their craft cocktails or small batch wine selection. They’re even open for weekend brunch, so you can make a shopping and brunch weekend out of your Trenholm Plaza visit.
Forest Acres Real Estate
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