Tour of Homes Opens September 12

TOUR OF HOMES ColumbiaColumbia’s Largest Open House of New Homes is the 2020 TOUR OF HOMES held over three weekends in September from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Saturdays and from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Sundays. The annual scattered-site showing will showcase four New Home Communities and thirty six new homes for your inspection September 12-13, 19-20, 26-27. Get information on the 36 Featured Homes and four Featured Communities at or download the Tour of Homes Columbia app in your app store. 
The TOUR OF HOMES gives the public the opportunity to see the best new home communities and homes in every price range. Columbia’s finest builders and developers will show you their innovative ideas, special design features, dynamic floor plans and fine craftsmanship. 

Home #1 on the Tour is the Showcase Home by Great Southern Homes located in Livingston Place, a delightful new community near Irmo / Ballentine and Lake Murray. The Showcase is located at 519 South Cobia Court in Irmo, SC and displays today’s luxury features in new homes. Featuring 2250 square feet, the Porter plan offers four bedrooms, two and a half bathroom and a two-car garage.

Surrounded by great schools and featuring a community pool, The Porter plan provides an open floor plan with Family, Breakfast, Kitchen and Dining areas connected for great livings spaces on the mail floor. Using today’s advances in building technology and products, this new home has been built with energy efficiency in mind! It is upgraded with our GreenSmart Home energy efficient features and Honeywell Home Automation technologies which helps lower energy cost and makes living easier.

TOUR OF HOMES 2020 PlanbookPlan books featuring all of the homes and Featured Communities on the TOUR are available now at all Columbia area Coldwell Banker Realty locations, at all of the Featured Communities and homes, and in digital format. Once you get the book, plan your route and go see some new homes.  Get more information at or download the Tour of Homes Columbia app in your app store.
As you tour the lovely neighborhoods and homes, remember that a new home is still one of the soundest investments you can make. Interest rates are at historic lows, so now is one of the best times to buy a new home. Perhaps one of the homes or communities you see will be the one that is perfect for your family.

We hope that when you make the decision to buy or build a new home, or renovate your present home, you’ll trust your investment to a Professional, a member of the Building Industry Association of Central South Carolina. Click here to see our on-line membership directory.