After evaluating over 100 master planned communities in the Southeast, it is an honor to announce our 2012 BLISS AWARD winners. These communities achieved our award the old fashioned way, because they earned it. Master planned communities on our website are hand selected and do not pay us monthly advertising fees. They are located in the top 25 cities to retire listed on our website. We wish these communities continued success and applaud their accomplishments:
HAPPIEST COMMUNITY OF THE YEARÂ -Â Dataw Island Beaufort South Carolina
Dataw Island was chosen based on the number of high scoring report cards we received from Dataw Island property owners expressing a high quality of life and close sense of community. A â€œwonderful place to liveâ€ is the most common comment. This island community on the coast of South Carolina has deep water ocean access, a marina and is located in one of theÂ Best Small Art Towns in America,Â Beaufort SC. Keeping community amenities up to par, both golf courses are under going a $5 million renovation. Dataw Island is affordable, with patio homes priced under $200k. The average sold price is $399k. Ask us about Dataw Islandâ€™s Discovery Package so you can experience a taste of happiness for yourself at the Happiest Community of the Year - our Â 2012 Bliss Award Winner.
Find out who won: 2012 BLISS AWARD WINNERS