Greenville, SC CHRISTMAS PARADE

New City Real Estate Christmas Float ... We get you Moo-vin' with our guest the Chick-Fil-a Cows !

We had a lot of supporters of this float and all the kids downtown really enjoyed it!

Merry Christmas to everyone and a Happy Holidays.

 

 

Feb. 18, 2014

New City Real Estate and Nikki Haley in Greenville SC

Myself and Governor Nikki Haley in front of The Board Room at The Poinsett Club - New City was a Sponsor for tonight's meeting thanks to our good friend Josh Kimbrell who host the " Common Sense " radio show every afternoon. 

The announcement was made tonight as well that the worlds largest carbon fiber manufacture is investing 1 billion dollars in its new plant location on 400 acres in Moore SC off Hwy 290.

 

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July 31, 2013

Beach Company out of Charleston plans to start another downtown Greenville North Main project

Beach Comapny out of Charleston plans to start another downtown Greenville project with a 4.5-acre empty property at the corner of North Main Street and Stone Avenue that they have under contract.  This is not for for the parcel on South Church Street near The Brio Condos that New City did which will be breaking ground next month if all plans stay on track for shops and retail along Church Street. This gives the Beach company two very visible locations in great downtown to expand their developments in the upstate.


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July 30, 2013

NEW DOWNTOWN GREENVILLE DEVELOPMENT

Next to the New Project One Building Huges Development will have a new project starting the third phase of the redevelopment of this downtown parcel of real estate just off main street.

The new development will have a parking garage, hotel, and shops on Richardson and Washington streets.

Downtown Greenville development keeps growing in a positive direction.

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April 4, 2013

TaylorMade Golf Co. is moving to Pickens county.

TaylorMade Golf Co. is moving to Pickens county into 120,000 square foot space off Hwy 123 in the Easley area they hope to finish construction in January of 2014. The company will be closing the old plant in the Westminster area but plans to retain these workers. This will be the new location for TaylorMade’s North American golf ball production headquarters who currently has about 20 players who play their ball on the PGA tour.


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April 4, 2013

Downtown Greenville will have a new Rooftop wine bar opening next week

Downtown Greenville will have a new wine tasting Rooftop bar Hotspot opening next week on April 11th.

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March 28, 2013

Greenville the Anthropologie women's apparel store opening tomorrow

Located in the One Building on Main Street in Downtown Greenville the Anthropologie women's apparel store will be opening its doors on Friday March 29th.  This business should add more of variety to the Main Street and maybe one day soon Main Street will be more like King Street in Charleston and become a real shopping destination.

 

 

http://www.greenvilleonline.com/videonetwork/2257926696001/Anthropologie-to-open-Friday

 

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March 27, 2013

New City Real Estate to be on the Entrepreneur Hour Radio Show tomorrow!


Shawn Thomas and New City Real Estate have been asked to be featured on the Entrepreneur Hour with our good friend Josh Kimbrell tomorrow. Please be sure to tune in to the show I'm sure it will be an interesting conversation between a commercial banker and a real estate broker and developer also Cathy Heitzenrater another agent with New City will be a guest on the show as well. Josh is very knowledgeable and has a bright political future so it should be an informative talk!

 

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March 27, 2013

Greenville Home sales are on the rise

Greenville home sales continue to be on the rise and inventory has decreased by about half on existing homes over the last year so slowly but surely it is becoming a sellers market again after many years. New City Real Estate is representing many home buyers and we have had four closings over the last four days and put several other properties under contract. We expect the activty to be strong through 2013 the time to purchase is now before its to late and the opportunity has passed!

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Dec. 12, 2012

BMW CONTINUES TO DELIVER

 

BMW CONTINUES TO DELIVER

BMW reported higher sales in November which gave way to a 38.8 percent increase.  The large German auto maker sold 26,271 vehicles in 2011 and a grand total of 36,461 just last month.
The majority of major car companies boasted increased gains and sales for 2012.  Toyota, Chrysler, posted impressive sales gains from last year. General Motors only had a 3-percent sales increase and continue to house a large inventory of unsold trucks.
Toyota’s sales jumped 17 percent, Honda dialed in a 39 percent sales increase. Chrysler's sales shot up 14 percent due to the strong push of the Ram pickup, which it sales were also up 33 percent.  Volkswagen’s sales climbed 29 percent with most of the lifting coming from its Passat sedan, which was up 75 percent.
Ludwig Willisch, president and CEO of BMW of North America, said that “supply is catching up with demand, making November the best sales month on record for BMW in the U.S.” He added “momentum is strong in this final month of the year, MINI has already surpassed its 2011 total, and I am confident BMW Group will set a new U.S. sales record for 2012.”
What does all this mean for the State of South Carolina?  It appears BMW isn't going anywhere anytime soon; with increased sales and advertising campaigns full stem ahead.  
This auto manufacture has firmly nestled itself in the Upstate and will continue to deliver a top quality product to its ever increasing market.  To the employees of BMW, we applaud you for your efforts and salute you for the time you dedicate to your profession because ultimately it is you that is forever helping our State.  
Israel Heath McGuire
Business Consultant
New City Real Estate
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Nov. 11, 2012

GREENVILLE- A GREAT PLACE TO LIVE

GREENVILLE- A GREAT PLACE TO LIVE

 

            FDI Intelligence, a division of the Financial Times LTD, has ranked Greenville, SC, as the Number 1 micro city in America.  (http://www.gsabusiness.com/news/40449-greenville-ranked-no-1-micro-city.) 

 

            The ranking was based under six measurements: Economic potential, human resources, cost effectiveness, quality of life, infrastructure and business friendliness. Cities scored up to a maximum of 10 points under each individual criterion, which were weighed by importance to give the overall scores. 

 

            A micro city is defined as a city of less than 100,000 residents.  An independent collection of data by the FDI Intelligence division on 405 cities across North and South America was used in compiling the list.  Of those 405 cities, Greenville came out Number 1!  Other cities in the top 10 included Greenville, North Carolina, Lyons, Kansas, Pocatella, Iowa and Santa Fe Springs, California.

 

            Greenville is a wonderful place to live, raise a family, and experience a fantastic quality of life.  Housing prices are still below the national average and business in Greenville is booming.  A walk downtown will reveal new construction in many locations.  Downtown Greenville is one of the 'success stories' of revitalization and renewal.  The Reedy River bridge is a wonderful place to enjoy Greenville's natural beauty and restaurants abound for a great evening 'on the town.' 

 

            If you're looking for the Number 1 micro city in the United States, look no further than Greenville, South Carolina!  If you are considering the purchase of a home in the Greenville area, Shawn Thomas at New City Real Estate can lead you in the right direction.  Finding you a quality home that you can afford has been his business for over 11 years.  Let New City Real Estate help you find your dream come true!

 

            

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