The Old Village is the oldest part of Mount Pleasant and it features waterfront homes that overlook the battery of Historic Charleston and is known for it's charm, much larger than average lot sizes, and it proximity to Downtown Charleston and Sullivans Island all of which have historic homes and landmarks.
East of the Cooper River and West of the Ashley River
Probably the most popular place in the Metro area is Mount Pleasant which is East of the Cooper River. James Island, Johns Island and West Ashley are located West of the Ashley River.
If you are looking for a beach house your choices are Sullivans Island and Isle of Palms which are East of the Cooper River and also Folly Beach, Kiawah Island, Seabrook Island and Edisto Beach which are located West of the Ashley River.
Peninsula Charleston - Located between the Cooper River & Ashley River
If you are looking for a property rich in history or to live in a downtown area than Historic Charleston is the place to look with South of Broad being the most sought after area here. Downtown is located between the Cooper River and the Ashley River.