Why Move to Greenville?

Posted by Cameron Keegan on Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 at 10:40am.

People are moving to Greenville from various states for various reasons. Relocating for a job or in search of an affordable retirement are among the more popular reasons people find themselves in Greenville, SC. While it's impossible to pinpoint all contributing factors, we've put together a few reasons why we think Greenville has become one of the top relocation destinations!


Summer months boast average highs of 88 degrees. Winter in Greenville is fairly mild with an average annual snowfall of just two inches. This means that for the most part, Greenville stays away from weather extremes – making it comfortable year round!


Greenville has a strong reputation for excellent city planning and high prospects for economic growth. The City of Greenville has received countless accolades of recognition regarding their efforts in revitalizing downtown and a lot of big name employers have set up headquarters in this area over the past few years.

Events & Attractions

There are over two-hundred annual events here! Some of the local favorites include weekly music series that take place downtown Greenville during the warmer months of April through September. Not to mention the array of urban greenspaces and other amenities. There's always a concert or festival taking place at the Peace Center or Bi-Lo Center Arena – you're never at a loss of entertainment in Greenville!


Greenville has a diverse and reputable education institutes. For parents of school aged children, finding a home that's assigned to the school you want to attend is very important. Want to search for a home based on a Greenville school you like? Check out our Greenville School search page!

If you're thinking about relocating to Greenville and want to know more about what life is like, feel free to give us a call at (864) 520-1000. We can help point you in the right direction!

RE/MAX Moves
100 Batesville Road, Suite C
Simpsonville, SC 29681
Office: (864) 757-4787

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