Market Common




The Market Common of Myrtle Beach is built on the former Myrtle Beach Air Force Base. The development concept encapsulates life styles for everyone, from your first apartment out of college to raising your children in a close community, to downsizing for an active retirement life. Market Common has entertainment shopping and recreation all within walking or biking distance. This is also the location of Horry County Technical College and the International Culinary Institute of Myrtle Beach. 

The 114 acre, multi-use site features the finest restaurants, retail shops, entertainment venues, and residential real estate. Some restaurants in Market Common are: Nacho Hippo, P.F. Chang's China Bistro, Crepe Creation Cafe, Travinia Italian Kitchen, Peace Love and Little Donuts, The Brass Tap, Tupelo Honey Cafe, King Street Grille, Ultimate California Pizza, CO Sushi, Gordon Biersch, and the Cold Stone Creamery.

Myrtle Beach Market Common - Live, Work, Play

With exquisite design and luscious landscaping, it is easy to see why Market Common is the hottest vacation spot along the Grand Strand. The area is also complemented with beautifully landscaped parks, walkways, lakes, and their own town square. This community is truly about more than just shopping and luxury homes, but rather a sophisticated way of life.


As you drive through market Commons on Farrow Parkway you pass many communities. 

Cresswind: an active over fifty lifestyle community. Within this community, you'll find a stunning clubhouse with resort-style amenities and endless activities. The Club is home to a spectacular pool, sports courts and fitness programs and is a hub for endless community clubs. Homes in Cresswind offer a range of customizable designer choices, like welcoming front porches and inviting open floorplans.

The Reserve: community is one of those rare communities with the old-time charm of street lights and sidewalks with the beauty of nature and limitless outdoor recreational activities waiting right outside your door.  Built by Beazer Homes. The Reserve has eight home styles including three and four bedrooms and features bay windows, tray ceilings, walk-in-closets, fireplaces, Carolina Rooms, screened porches and much more. 

Balmoral:  A wooded & cul-de-sac neighborhood filled with estate size homes in single level and two story floor plans with concrete fiber exteriors. They have three to six bedrooms with at least two baths. Amenities include Community pool and clubhouse

Emmons Preserve: This community has so much character and charm. Families can choose from three, four, and five bedrooms offered in several floor plans in both townhouses and detached homes. The feel of Emmons Preserve is very relaxed with a coastal style. The unique amenities include a community pool, a bocce ball court, putting greens.

The Cottages at Farrow Parkway: is one of the first communities built at market Common The neighborhood consists raised style beach homes with 3 to 4 bedrooms and two car built in garages. These homes line peaceful tree lined streets and many have views of ponds and a professionally landscaped courtyard.

Homes within the market district include: 

The Residences of The Market Common: are rental units that offer well-designed studios, as well as one- and two-bedroom suites. Some units have balconies and they all feature well-equipped kitchens and ample storage. Each unit is equipped with water, sewer, valet trash, a washer and dryer, covered parking, and elevators, all at no additional charge. Pet friendly units are available. 

The Battery: street after street of pastel colored Low Country style homes that offer a unique lifestyle experience within a true urban village community. This is where the energy of the city blends perfectly with the relaxed lifestyle of the beach. 

South Market Row Townhomes: are the most recent developments by Dock Street Communities in Market Common. These townhomes come in two and three bedroom models both are larger than average townhomes and offer granite countertops, hardwood and tile flooring, 10 ft ceilings, walk-in closets, covered porches on both levels, and a special perk - membership to the Market Common amenity center.

Work . . . 

Market Commons has a business area that includes Offices, shops & residential spaces all

The Offices at Market Common: delivers the finest setting available for companies wanting to provide a pleasant and productive workplace environment for their employees while also enjoying a superb place in which to entertain clients.

Restaurants: more than a dozen from fine dining to casual gathering spots all within walking distance of each other. The hardest is deciding where and what to eat, but no matter your choice you are sure to be pleased.

Shopping: The Market Common is fresh and fun with beautifully landscaped walkways, park benches, rocking chairs, bubbling fountains – even a play area for the kids. From accessories, apparel and jewelry to home décor, books, music and sporting goods, the range of offerings is impressive and irresistible

Entertainment: Market common has a full calendar of events that offers something for everyone 12 months a year. Market Common hosts Myrtle beaches New Years celebration with A Southern Times Square event that includes live music, fireworks, NYC live on the Jumbo screen and of course our own mirror ball drop count down!

Play . . . . . 

Savannah's Playground: This first-of-its-kind playground was designed with children with special needs in mind. The brainchild of local teen Savannah Thompson, the project gained the support of the city of Myrtle Beach and local businesses, and it has created a safe and magical play place for kids with disabilities. 

Barc Parc South: is a very well thought out dog park with swimming in a large lake and plenty of benches scattered around for everyone to enjoy. Free poop baggies available with trash bins placed all around the pond. Nice walking path. Quiet area and calming feel.

Athletics at Market Common: The Grand Park Athletic Complex features seven large multipurpose fields and two youth fields.  All have synthetic grass and lights and are designed to accommodate a variety of sports, including baseball, softball, lacrosse, soccer and football.  The complex also has a six-tunnel batting cage, plenty of parking and three towers for restrooms and concessions.  Grand Park is adjacent to The Market Common, Crabtree Memorial Gymnasium and a roller hockey rink.  

Valor Memorial Garden: In the heart of the Market Common, is an urban garden that features several historic markers with information about the base, buildings and the men and women that served our country. A kiosk in Valor Memorial Garden gives the history of the signage program, sign location map, and a map of the former MBAFB when active. 



Market Common Real Estate

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