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Handsome Properties is proud to announce the debut of our sister company, Handsome Homes! Handsome Homes is a full-service property management firm located right inside our headquarters at 285 Meeting Street in Charleston, South Carolina. Handsome Homes will be working to find amazing rental properties and pair them with qualified renters.

The four services that Handsome Homes offers are: 

1. INSPECTION SERVICES

For homeowners in need of periodic property walk-thrus, we provide weekly inspections to ensure your home remains problem-free. 

2. LEASING SERVICES

For prospective tenants on the search for a residence, you will have the best of the best looking for your perfect home.

3. LISTING SERVICES

For homeowners needing assistance

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Looking for a getaway? This property is the perfect place to rent for a week spent relaxing and unplugging with close friends and family. Right off the coast of the Pacific Ocean, this home is surrounded by beautiful beaches and jaw dropping island views. For added luxury, the property has a private stairway to white sandy beaches right beneath your doorstep.

At 8,000 sqft, this oceanfront villa has 6 bedrooms, 8 full bathrooms, and 1 half bathroom. With its newly renovated interior this property offers an authentic Costa Rican feel with modern appliances and luxuries. Amenities include an infinity pool with sun deck, entertainment area, guest apartment, and private gym.

Playa Flamingo offers many excursions to make your vacation relaxing

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This eight-bedroom, five-bathroom, 10,818-square foot mansion offers a spectacular piece of land, luxurious amenities, and incredible views. The elegant estate includes an infinity pool with a pool house, a movie theatre, and floor-to-ceiling windows that allow an abundance of light into the home. The property also has plenty of land for additional expansion and with its gorgeous, unique exterior and wide-open spaces, this is a property you will not want to miss out on! 

The city of Escazu is just a 10-minute drive from Costa Rica’s largest city, San Jose. Escazu is an exclusive part of the city that offers privacy and luxurious living. This particular property has easy access to all main highways, making for convenient transportation. The city

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Looking for a warm weather getaway this winter season? Introducing The Coakley House, a nine bedroom, stunning property available for rent on the beautiful Andros Island of the Bahamas.

The Coakley House has a rich history dating back to the 1940s when it was built by a European entrepreneur named William Sigrist as a wedding gift to his daughter. Eventually sold to the British Government, it was then used the home as a private residence for the Commander of the Royal Navy and many formal receptions attended by Her Royal Majesty, Queen Elizabeth. A new dock has recently been built and can accommodate a large size yacht.

The beautiful estate also offers a small private beach. The sweeping patio of the Coakley House offers breathtaking views of

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Interested in investing in paradise? Let's take a further look into this beautiful locale filled with lush rainforest, picturesque volcanoes, pristine beaches, friendly locals and brightly colored toucans!

1. Investment is buzzing and so is the rental property market, with agents seeing a steady increase in buyers that spend a few weeks of the year in the tropical destination, renting it out for a majority of the remainder.

2. Quality of service and quantity of options for buyers have been established since the tourism  and development boom of the 1990's.

3. The retiree haven of Guanacaste alone boasts more than 630 miles of Pacific coast, jungle, tropical rainforest, and a gorgeous mountain range. Closings in the region are now happening at a

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We've got a few links to rock your world (literally!) as we take you around what's buzzing in the international arenas of art, real estate, design, travel and more! Take a look for some mid-week inspiration and you just may find yourself practically feeling the breeze of the Riviera all while enjoying the comforts of your morning coffee. Ciao! 

1. When you need a break from NPR:

While we can thank NPR for giving our daily dose of "need to know" stories, sometimes we have to switch it up. For a commercial break, check out this podcast series called Travelogue from the minds of Conde Nast Traveler contributors. This particular episode schools us on the benefit of hiring a local tour guide to get a perfectly tailored travel experience. 

2. When

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Are you a snow bunny that is most content when racing down the slopes? Maybe lounging in the tropics with the breeze in your hair and a Pina colada in hand is more your speed? Prefer the sound of leaves crunching underneath your leather boots and adorned in this season's best outerwear? Or perhaps the smell of rain and the bloom of flowers from every color of the rainbow puts the biggest smile on your face. Whatever season you fancy the best, we have the top recommendations of where to welcome each of the seasons with open arms and adventures awaiting. 

Fall: Italy

Come explore Italy during the months where the stunning country hosts its truffle, prosciutto and wine festivals and feast your way through pasta puttanesca, gelato and so much more! The

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The work week is coming to a close and we are already thinking about how we will use up those days of R & R! Take a look at some of the fun things going on around the world and let them inspire your weekend! Or jet on over and stay here, here, or here!

1. Dublin -- this weekend's top picks include Dublin's rendition of Oktoberfest, the Theatre Festival and the Ha Penny Flea Market with rotating vendors that features a vinyl-spinning DJ as locals browse for the latest vintage find. 

Find out more about this lucky city and its festivities year-round here. 

 2. Capri -- for a seat with a view look no further than the chairlift that whisks you to the top of Mount Solaro, the island's flower, vegetable and vineyard laden mountain then head to the

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Good morning everyone! 

While the calendar doesn't put us into autumn just yet, a lot of us are experiencing some bittersweet emotions after bidding summer adieu now that Labor Day has come and gone. I can only hope you spent it with friends, sunshine, some sand and a proper coastal breeze nearby. Nonetheless, it is time to gear up for the season of beautiful (bearable) weather, apple picking with friends, rivalry football games, and so many more fall festivities! Before you take full advantage of all the things Charleston has to offer in the fall, why not take one more vacation just before the leaves change? Take a look at some of the best places to venture to in September!

1. Aix-en-Provence, France

By this time in the lavender-field haven, the

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Just about everyone enjoys a good secret. Today, we plan to take you through some of Paris’ greatest secrets, from hidden locales to parts of history to unexpected things to do while you’re there. It’s okay, you can spill these secrets with friends, we won’t tell…... 

Urban Vineyard Clos Montmartre, 18th Arrondissement

Tucked behind Sacré-Cœur in Montmartre, this wine haven produces about 1,700 bottles per year but rarely sells to shops or wholesalers. Take a sip during the Fête des Vendanges de Montmartre. Or a few. 

Peach Orchards, Montreuil

This is for our Southern Belles looking for a slice of home. Make your way to the west side of Paris to find orchards that served such greats as the Queen of England and Louis XIV and feast your eyes

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