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Kim, Home Buyer in Indiana

WE are moving to Greenville, SC and have 2 young children who will be starting school soon. What areas are?

Asked by Kim, Indiana Tue Dec 4, 2007

the best areas for schools and a return on your investment if we move again in the next 5 years? If there are specific subdivisions or streets please advise.

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Kim, are you still considering a move to Greenville?
0 votes Thank Flag Link Fri May 28, 2010
Hi, I'm just a mom who had the same questions last year. I moved down to Greenville from Michigan. After buying a house in the wrong sub (due to schools) we were forced to put the house back on the market and move again. We are now at Woodland and LOVE IT. Two boys 3rd and 5th grade.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Wed Feb 10, 2010
Are you still considering moving to Greenville, SC?
0 votes Thank Flag Link Thu Oct 22, 2009
I am sure you don't want another static answer from a realtor so let me lead you to our school's website and an additional website that offers statistics on schools that the county does not offer. I have a two year old who is in a private school, but luckily Greenville County is the top ranked school district in SC so there are may options for you. If I can help answer any more questions please email me at amy@brilesco.com and I would be more than happy to help! Amy

Counties site - http://www.greenville.k12.sc.us
Other site - http://www.schoolmatters.com
0 votes Thank Flag Link Mon Sep 29, 2008
Greenville County has many great schools but they are all very different. I'm a firm believer that parent involvement makes a great school with great children. I have three children in school, my wife works in school administration and we are happy with our choice of schools. The area we live in is growing so fast that I'm planning to sell my own home for a huge profit and buy again in the same area! Send me an e-mail and We'll discuss in more detail. Thanks
0 votes Thank Flag Link Mon Sep 22, 2008
Hey Kim I agree, The Taylors area is a great area for schools as well as Mauldin and Simpsonville! I went to Mauldin high and it was a good school! If you would like me to send you a free school report from all of the school give me a call or email!

864-787-5694
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also my myspace page has a lot of school info on it to check it out! http://www.myspace.com/greenvillerealty
0 votes Thank Flag Link Sat Sep 13, 2008
Kim,
I have no house to sell nor do I sell real estate. I am just a homeowner and parent who happened to stumble upon this website.
Please look in the Simpsonville area aound highway 14 (I suppose they call this area the "Five Forks area lately) Tons of new homes being built, lots of young families, and easy access to I-385 and I-85. Elementary schools to consider include Bethel and Oakview. Both are excellent. My kids both attended Bethel and had a great elementary experience.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Fri May 16, 2008
Hi Kim- from Indiana,

My name is Aris and I am with Allen Tate Realtors we have a great web site http://(www.AristotleMendez.com) that you can log on to. It is full of great information~ schools, subdivision, tax info and the best part is you can just click on the "Buyers Link 1st To Know" at your convenience with no commitment or hassles and get up date information on the homes and areas that you will consider as interest. Then when you are ready, you can send me an email so that I can show you all that Greenville SC has to offer.

We love to help you find your perfect home! "A Realtor That Works For You"

"A Realtor That Works For You"

Aris Mendez REALTOR®
0 votes Thank Flag Link Wed May 7, 2008
Good morning. I am a teacher in the public schools and taught in Greenville County for some time. I love the Taylors area and their schools. Especially, Taylors Elementary which feeds into Wade Hampton. Eastside High School is also fabulous. Greenville County gives parents the choice as to which schools their children may attend (as long as an application is on file for school choice), so don't let that stand in your way of your dream home--you can pretty much move anywhere in the county and have your children go where you choose. As far as subdivisions, I love Pebble Creek. It is a large, upscale area on the golf courses in Taylors, which feed great schools. Our home is for sale on 15 Applejack Lane in Pebble Creek with plenty of room for your children--they would love our huge recreation room downstairs--plus we have a fenced-in back yard. It is a little bit steep, but nothing that would prevent them from romping in the woods. You would love our hardwood floors, granite counters, and stainless appliances. There is a ton of privacy in Pebble Creek. It is very established with large trees and homes continue to appreciate. It is consistently voted one of Greenville's best neighborhoods. I don't know your price range, but Pebble Creek is worth the money. Botany Woods is also a very nice area in Taylors, again established feeding great schools. Check out our house--it's phenomenal!!! Thanks, Rebeca becajon@bellsouth.net
0 votes Thank Flag Link Thu May 1, 2008
Kim, Brushy Creek elementary and Mitchell Road elementary are two of the best school districts on the east side of town near Taylors and Greenville.

We are currently listing our house at 122 LeGrae Lane, Taylors, for $179,900, which is substantially higher than what we bought it for when we first moved here. The east side of Greenville/Taylors, holds it value well due to its close proximity to everything.

Call if you'd like to see our house.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Tue Apr 29, 2008
Hello again Kim
Sounds like you are really in a turmoil as to what area the best schools are in. May I ask you a few questions by personal email? I know the area well and think I can help but it's not as easy as ABC, most of our schools are very good. Please go to my website noted below and email me from there. I will watch for your email.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Tue Dec 4, 2007
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