The Greenville, South Carolina real estate market has continued to show good growth in spite of that National market’s cooling off. In fact, South Carolina in general is seeing great expansion and continued success as it is becoming known across the country as one of the best places to live. There are several factors that have contributed to South Carolina’s reputation as a premier spot to reside and one of those factors is the highly valuable nature of property and homes in this area. As of right now there are approximately 1419 active, never before listed custom homes available in the Greenville area.
No matter what you are looking for in a new home, chances are that there is something that will pique your interest in and around the Greenville area. Most of these custom designed homes start in price around $300,000 and range up to a high of over $2 million. Currently there are 9 new developments of interest. Each one of these new developments offers a distinct style of living and beautiful homes on large parcels of land. From the smaller developments such as Carolina Oaks which offers 78 wooded home site’s on 1/3 to 1/2 of an acre to the stunning $1 million plus homes that lay in Cobblestone. Many of these developments have taken a page out of the condos book and incorporated many extra elements into their design. Community pools, clubhouses, tennis courts and access to great golf courses all add value to these thoughtfully designed communities.
The business atmosphere in Greenville is also a highly attractive factor of the area. Originally known as “The Textile Capital Of The World” Greenville has since become a major center for commerce, playing host to such companies as BMW and Michelin. In fact Greenville has become somewhat of an popular area for automotive companies. A recent development between several major players such as Clemson University, Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), BMW, Microsoft, Michelin, IBM and others have come together to form the International Center for Automotive Research. Along with other major industrial concerns Greenville’s economy is strong and helping to move this city into a new era of prosperity and development.