Is a home purchase in the Palmetto State on your mind? If so, you should have many choices to consider. South Carolina has just over 2.3 million housing units and a homeownership rate of about 69%, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2018 American Community Survey.
South Carolina’s median housing value is $170,800, which is considerably less than the national median value of $229,700. Certain areas of South Carolina have higher housing prices, while lower housing prices can be found in other areas.
U.S. News conducted an in-depth review of leading direct mortgage lenders. Research was based on program availability and customer satisfaction ratings. Because each consumer has different needs, the top finishers in several key areas were chosen.