Greenville SC is the BEST

Dated: 04/02/2013

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A new report from CNN Money says that Greenville, SC is one of the 10 fastest growing US cities. Once known for textile manufacturing, Greenville has become an international powerhouse, hosting companies from all parts of the globe. This report got me wondering what other kudos Greenville has racked up lately. Here goes… GREENVILLE IS:


·         Ranked #1 for Emerging Logistics / Distribution Growth Centers. -Business Facilities

·         Ranked # 1 among Micro Cities of the Future,” -fDi Magazine                                         

·         Ranked in 30 Best Cities for Jobs -Manpower Economic Outlook Survey  

·         Nation’s # 1 Metro for Economic Growth Potential -Business Facilities    

·         Ranked #46 Best Place for Business and Careers - Forbes 

·         Ranked in top 10 Metro Areas for Drug and Pharmaceutical Industry -Business Facilities  

·         Ranked in top 10 Most Affordable Cities -Relocate America

·         Ranked # 19 in the Healthiest Housing Markets -Builder Magazine 

·         Ranked in top 10 Retirement Cities -Relocate America

·         Ranked #20 in America’s Best-Bang-for-Your-Buck Cities -Forbes   

·         Ranked #11 for number of teachers who have achieved National Board Certification  

·         Clemson ranked in 25 Best National Public Universities -US News & World Report  

·         Won “Best of the Best” water taste test -American Water Works Association

·         Ranked #13  in the Top Metro Areas for Young Professionals -Forbes

·         Listed in the 10 best places to live in the U.S. -Relocate America  

·         Falls Park named as one of the top 15 parks in the country -US Airways Magazine

·         Highlighted as one of 18 towns that “are perfecting the art of living well” -Men’s Journal 

·         Ranked # 2 on the list of Best Places to Live a Simple Life  -AARP Magazine  

·         GHS ranked among the nation’s top 50 hospitals in 5 specialty areas –U.S. News

·         Art Weekends ranked #46 out of 600 Fine Art Shows -Lawler’s Art Fair Sourcebook

·         Artisphere - Top 20 Events in the Southeast -Southeast Tourism Society  

·         Downtown won Great American Main Street Award -National Trust for Historic Preservation

·         Main Street Named Great American Street -American Planning Association  

·         Ranked as one of the five best towns for living and bike riding -Bike Magazine    


Thanks to Greenville’s Chamber of Commerce for help with this information! 

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Carolann Newton

I was a domestic paralegal for 8 years prior to Real Estate. Since I have been in Real Estate I have grown to love this business, even though it does have it's challenges; it is very exciting. There i....

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