We provide management and development services for master planned communities.
But our role extends beyond the building of infrastructure, neighborhoods and amenities.
It is the creation of a true and lasting sense of place that yields the greatest dividends for the stakeholders in the communities we help develop.

Our core mission is the creation of authentic and dynamic communities with a unique sense of place that evolve thoughtfully within the historical context of the greater region.




Part of the City of Charleston, this 4,000 acre sea island is an award-winning master planned community with neighborhoods, schools, churches and a vibrant downtown with shopping, restaurants and conveniences. The island’s recreational amenities include a private country club with two golf courses, a professional tennis  stadium and more than 400 acres of parks and trails. Daniel Island is home to approximately 15,000 residents and some of Charleston’s top corporations.



Located in heart of Charleston, SC’s growth, Carnes Crossroads is a carefully planned community that is evolving as a sister community to Daniel Island, offering a similar mix of traditional neighborhoods, parks, a school and church, and a variety of businesses and conveniences. The historic Green Barn, pool and several miles of trails are highlights of the community’s recreational amenities, and additional parks, trails, lakes and more are under development as the community grows.



Point Hope is a new community located within the City of Charleston and just minutes from Daniel Island, Mount Pleasant and I-526. The new homes, trails, bikeways, parks, shopping and conveniences here are located amidst a stunning Lowcountry setting. Residents will enjoy a wide variety of amenities, some of which are already in place, including three highly regarded new Berkeley County schools and a Publix-anchored shopping center.


+ combined years of experience


active residents


+ acres of parks & trails


+ residential units

DI Development Company

Thoughtful Planning.  Smart Growth.  Quality Execution.

Award for Excellence (Daniel Island)
Urban Land Institute

Best Suburban Smart Growth Community (Daniel Island)
National Association of Homebuilders