Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Where is Heritage at New Riverside located?
A: Heritage at New Riverside is located in Beaufort County, South Carolina, just 10 minutes from the picturesque historic community of Bluffton. We’re an easy bicycle ride from Palmetto Bluff and New Riverside, a Traditional Neighborhood Development (TND) with a retail Village, Inn, spa, parks and miles of biking trails. Within 20 minutes you can find yourself on Hilton Head Island, the recreational jewel of the Atlantic Coast. And Heritage is less than 20 miles from Savannah, one of the South’s most beloved cities.
Q: How many homes are being built at Heritage at New Riverside?
A: When complete, Heritage at New Riverside will have 897 homes situated on 365 acres of open space, wetland buffers, amenities, sidewalks and trails.
Q: What types of homes will I find at Heritage at New Riverside?
A: Heritage at New Riverside’s single family homes and townhomes are inspired by traditional and regional Southern architecture. Buyers can chose from either front or rear entry garages. Our rear entry garages have alley access. Like our single family homes, Heritage at New Riverside’s town homes also feature welcoming porches and two garage options.
Q: Who is building my Heritage at New Riverside home and what are the price ranges?
A: Sivica Homes will build homes ranging from the $190s to the mid $200s.
Q: Can I purchase a lot without a home?
Q: How much are my Homeowner’s Association fees at Heritage at New Riverside? What services do they include?
A: The annual assessments will be calculated by estimated budget prior to closing on any home. The Heritage HOA will maintain commonly owned properties and facilities, private alleys and parking areas, parks, amenity facilities, entrances and equipment. Heritage homes will have maintained yard service.
Q: What are the property taxes at Heritage at New Riverside?
A: Taxes are determined by the county mileage rate. Check with the Beaufort County Tax Commissioner for more detailed information.
Q: What types of amenities are available to me at Heritage at New Riverside?
A: Heritage amenities are what allow you to live to your heart’s content! We are in close proximity to a planned 40-acre park and the Bluffton Linear Trail travels through our property. Our property allows plenty of places to picnic, bike, jog and walk. Heritage will offer residents a Community Clubhouse with fitness center and a Zero-Entry Pool. Trails, picnic tables and park benches will create community connectivity areas. When you’re not taking advantage of our outdoor amenities, you can enjoy your pre-wired home’s Telecommunications Package which includes cable, phone, high speed Internet and community Intranet.
Q: When can I begin enjoying Heritage at New Riverside amenities?
A: Estimated completion is early 2007.
Q: Who maintains Heritage parks and common areas?
A: The Heritage Homeowners Association.
Q: What shops and services are nearby?
A: Heritage at New Riverside is located a short bicycle ride from the Palmetto Bluff Village, a collection of retail shops, services and restaurants. A variety of public and private schools are close by. Downtown Bluffton offers a quaint selection of antique shops. Airports, medical facilities, major retailers, entertainment, golf courses, restaurants and other services can be found in Hilton Head or Savannah.
Q: What schools will my children attend?
A: Residents of Heritage at New Riverside have access to Beaufort County public schools and private education opportunities.
Q: When will the Heritage at New Riverside community be complete?
A: The initial phase will be ready for its first home owners by July 2006. The entire project is estimated for completion in 2008, depending on sales throughout the community.