Greenville Real Estate
Just what is it that has people and businesses flocking to this small town called Greenville in the northwestern corner of South Carolina? Ten years ago this sleepy city with its low taxes and abundant land began building a dynamic infrastructure that has recently ranked Greenville, SC as the #1 Micro City by FDI Intelligence in the nation!
With the Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains a short drive north and the Atlantic a few hour to the east, Greenville has taken off.! Main Street has revitalized and now bustles with amazing eateries, boutiques and dozens of festivals and a thriving arts community as well an incredible growing abundance of jobs as more and more multinational companies join the likes of BMW, Michelin, and Fluor who have their international headquarters in Greenville! The engineering community is vast and the focus on the sciences and engineering in Greenville’s public schools has thrust the city consistently in the top tier of schools nationwide for test scoring in math and science. Such is the focus that Greenville has opened this year an elementary school (A.J.Whittenburg) focusing on math and engineering for our children.
Additionally, the area is surrounded by exceptional hospitals which are expanding and adding hundreds of new jobs yearly. The St. Francis Women’s Hospital and Greenville Hospital Systems (including state of the art Children’s and Cardiac branches) offer satellite locations and world renowned services. Additionally Cancer Centers of America has location downtown. This growth continues to consistently put Greenville as a destination for doctors and nursing specialists worldwide.
And for familes and students interested in higher education, Greenville is home to the Ivy League of the South in Furman University as well as top rated Clemson just a short drive from Greenville proper. North Greenville University and Greenville Technical College continue to expand and offer top ranked education and affordability for undergrad and graduates wanting to stay in the city limits. And don’t forget another mini Ivy Leaguer in Wofford College just a half hour to nearby Spartanburg. Don’t believe the hype that SC is ranked near the bottom in education rankings. If you limit your search to the Upstate and Greenville areas in comparison to national statistics you’ll find us off the charts in education.
The housing market in Greenville is consistently sound as well. Realtors in Greenville, SC represented their clients well during the market downturn of the last few years. Our prices did not overinflate as in many markets nationwide so our inventory, turn around, foreclosure homes and amazing new construction homes continue to thrive! In addition, South Carolina has one of the lowest property tax rates in the nation which drives businesses and residents toward our growing city.
So whether you like to hike in the mountains, explore history, bike on the Swamp Rabbit Trail, attend one of the many universities, or find the perfect home, take a second glance at the new and amazing town of Greenville, SC.
- Other 838
- Cliffs Valley 152
- The Cliffs at Glassy 142
- The Cliffs At Mountain Park 74
- Montebello 58
- Cherokee Valley 52
- Augusta Road 42
- The Reserve At Lake Keowee 38
- Hartness 31
- North Main 31
- Lake Rabon Estates 30
- The Oaks At Mountain View 25
- The Pinelands 25
- Weatherstone 24
- Castle Stone 23
- Downtown 22
- Thornblade 21
- Blue Ridge Plantation 21
- Fountainbrook 19
- Stillwaters of Lake Robinson 18