West Ashley gets the redheaded stepchild treatment quite often, but in all seriousness it has a lot to offer. Aside from the big box stores and rush hour traffic this area is quite popular for the young and hip thanks to its convenience, affordability, and wide range of real estate offerings, restaurants, and nightlife.
High school superlative:
A tiki bar drink
The closer to Charleston the more brick ranches, but further from Charleston is a lot of new construction
Why people move here:
A bounty of waterfront properties, proximity to downtown Charleston, neighborhoods with character, the West Ashley Greenway