The topic of the economy and the real estate market seems to be on everyone’s minds. Have we hit the bottom of the market yet? When is the right time to buy to take advantage of what is going on? These are some questions that I often hear.
There are some very positive signs that signify that our real estate fall here in the upstate is almost over. In a recent article in a national financial magazine, the author names the Greenville / Upstate area as one of the areas that will show signs of recovery first, most likely as soon as the end of the 2nd quarter of 2009. Another study, called the North American Cities of the Future, named Greenville as the top micro city in the US (email me if you would like the .pdf version of the study). Positive press regarding our area with respect to near term and future success in economic and real estate sectors is gaining steam. (more…)