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Monday, January 12, 2009

Greenville SC News and Events for the New Year

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Allegiant Air - Low AirFares
Greenville has seen a lot of relocation traffic from Florida in the past 5 years and Allegiant Air has recognized the market niche by adding service from GSP (Greenville Spartanburg) International to Charlotte County Airport, located between Sarasota and Ft. Meyers. Allegiant opened low cost fares to Orlando, Tampa Bay, and Ft. Lauderdale in 2006 and continues that trend in an economic era that has many airlines cutting routes or going out of business ...read more at (Greenville SC Business)
Indoor Football Returns! Downtown Greenville SC
Indoor football is getting another shot at the Upstate market with the announcement that the Carolina Force will open their season in March in the Bi-Lo center. Greenville will be one of 16 teams in the American Indoor Football League (AIFL) and will play all their home games on Saturday at the Bi-Lo. The Force has a three-year contract with Bi_Lo with an option for two more seasons. The last foray into this market was by the Carolina Rhinos who were here three years but played their last game in 2002....read more at (American Indoor Football League)
Swamp Rabbit Trail Recieves $10k Grant Greenville Winter Sky
Greenville’s up and coming bicycle and pedestrian route, known as the Swamp Rabbit Trail, got a $10,000 grant from the Bikes Belong Coalition. Bikes Belong is part of the bicycling industry focused on putting more people on bikes often, and support projects such as Safe Routes to School. Safe Routes to School is an international project which puts together routes that children can take on their way to school. ...read more at (Swamp Rabbit Trail)
Chattooga River opening up to boats
Go Fish!One of our local rivers, the Wild and Scenic Chattooga, is considering opening up an upper section to non-commercialized and non-motorized boats. The river was made famous by the movie Deliverance where many scenes were shot on the lower sections of whitewater rapids. he upper portion between highway 28 and County Line Road in North Carolina is calmer and forms the border between Georgia and the western edge of the Upstate of South Carolina. Current use of the river includes hikers and fisherman, who value the peacefulness of the area and generally oppose additional traffic...read more at (Chattooga River)

January 2009 Weather Lake Robinson - Taylors, SC
It looks like our Upstate is getting a good cold soaking for a few days, though Thursday night. Indeed, it will be a bit cold with the lows in the 30s and highs in the 50s. If we’re fortunate, we might get 2-4 inches of rain that will help fill up the local reservoirs.
Please visit our websites at Greenville SC Real Estate and our second site at Homes for Sale Greenville South Carolina
If you are planning a visit to the Upstate, please give us a call at least two weeks prior to your arrival so we can be fully prepared to assist you.
Make it an awesome week,

Lee Cunningham GRI, ABR, CRS, SRES, E-Pro
The Cunningham Team
RE/MAX Realty Professionals