Nexton fall street fair

WHAT: Nexton Fall Street Fair + Food Truck Rodeo showcases entertainment, games, food trucks, model homes from builders and apartment home floor plans. 8 Mile Bend Band, voted as Savannah’s #1 live band, will perform. Food trucks include Mac Daddy, The Waffle Connection, Greekin' Out, Semilla and Gelati Motto. Model homes are from builders Ashton Woods Homes, David Weekley Homes, Homes By Dickerson, Pulte Homes and Saussy Burbank, and 14 floor plans will be open at Alta Brighton Park Apartments.

WHEN: noon-6 p.m. Today

WHERE: The Great Lawn at Nexton's Brighton Park Village in Summerville

PRICE: Free admission, food truck fare for purchase.


Charleston Apartment Association golf tourney

WHAT: Team and player sign-ups and sponsorship opportunities available for the 2018 shotgun start golf event.

WHEN: Noon until; Monday, Oct. 15.

WHERE: Coosaw Creek Country Club, 4110 Club Course Drive in North Charleston




WHAT: Charleston Trident Association of Realtors holds its annual fall social event.

WHEN: 5:30-8:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 18

WHERE: Harborside East in Mount Pleasant

PRICE: N/A (All proceeds benefit Realtors Housing Opportunities Fund - RHOF)


Southern hospitality summit

WHAT: Situated in downtown Charleston, the Dewberry showcases luxury-infused sustainability. The recently LEED certified, renovated historic hotel was originally the seven-story L. Mendel Rivers Federal Building. Event attendees — including hospitality stakeholders, local municipality leaders, architects, builders, designers and industry professionals from across the South — will explore innovative best practices for hospitality during the all-day gathering.

WHEN: Friday, Oct. 19 (Register now – limited seating available)

WHERE: The Dewberry



Berkshire Hathaway Southern Coast "Golfing to Give"

WHAT: This inaugural golf tournament fundraiser is sponsored by Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Southern Coast Real Estate, with 100 percent of the proceeds going to nonprofit The Sunshine Kids Foundation ( providing group activities and emotional support for children with cancer. G.W Bailey, actor and the foundation's executive director, will be on hand for Golfing to Give tournament day. Bailey played the "cantankerous" Lieutenant Louie Provenza on TNT's series The Closer and spinoff Major Crimes.

WHEN: Oct. 24

WHERE: Briar's Creek private golf retreat on Johns Island


MORE INFO:; call 843-871-5091 in Summerville, 854-444-3232 in West Ashley or email

CAA new member orientation

WHAT: The Charleston Apartment Association invites new, current and prospective members to learn more about how to take full advantage of the opportunities of being a CAA member. Attendees will meet the leadership of the association, learn how to get involved in committees and network with other new members.

WHEN: 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Oct. 24 

WHERE: Sticky Fingers, 341 Johnnie Dodds Blvd. in Mount Pleasant

PRICE: Free, includes lunch (RSVP by Thursday, Oct. 18)


Lunch and learn - Legal Q & A: Focus on contracts

WHAT: An open forum presented by the law firm of Weeks & Irvine, LLC is described as a "fun and educational" opportunity to learn about real estate contracts. Joseph W. Kessinger and Mark W. Weeks have presented the question-and-answer sessions at multiple real estate offices with great success.

WHEN: 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Oct. 24

WHERE: 5006 Wetland Crossing Drive, North Charleston (Lunch sponsored by Wells Fargo, 11 a.m. Presentation begins at 11:30 a.m.)

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Property management accounting, recordkeeping

WHAT: This course offers the do's and don'ts of property management accounting and provides licensees with knowledge of trust fund and compliance issues, bookkeeping requirements, handling of funds and an understanding of duties and obligations under the 2017 license law and the S.C. Residential Landlord Tenant Act. The instructor is Judy Wolk.

WHEN: 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Oct. 25

WHERE: 5006 Wetland Crossing in North Charleston

PRICE: Member $70, nonmember $90


NAR green designation course

WHAT: The National Association of Realtors created a green designation and benefits program tailored for real estate agents. It provides advanced training in green building and sustainable business practices so associates can seek out, understand and market properties with green features. The two-day class teaches the best approaches to making a home more resource-efficient, connecting clients with green Do it Yourself resources, using smart home technologies and retrofitting and replacing systems. David Wyant is the instructor.

WHEN: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Oct. 29-30

WHERE: Charleston Trident Association of Realtors, 5006 Wetland Crossing Drive in North Charleston (Lunch sponsored by Lennar Carolinas, LLC)

PRICE: $199-$220


The Ponds holiday shopping fest

WHAT: Summerville planned community The Ponds hosts a Holiday Shopping Extravaganza, showcasing local artisans, craftspeople and businesses taking part. Attendees are asked to bring a donation of nonperishable food for the Gregg Middle School Food Pantry. Food trucks include BKeD and Charlestowne Kettle Corn, and David Perry will provide entertainment. The event is coordinated by residents of The Ponds and sponsored by The Ponds Conservancy, a nonprofit organization.

WHEN: noon- 4 p.m., Nov. 4

WHERE: The Ponds Farmhouse, 326 Hundred Oaks Parkway in Summerville

PRICE: Free (donations urged)

MORE INFO:, email or call 843-900-8556.