Five Forks was ranked the richest town in South Carolina in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small, affluent communities where most households exceed the nation’s median annual household income.
It’s a complaint heard all across the country—companies bemoaning their inability to recruit and retain the workforce they need, even when they are willing to pay them well. South Carolina, despite its growth, is not immune.
South Carolina finished 19th in a Tax Foundation ranking of states that rely the most on property taxes as a share of state and local taxes.
The Charleston area — its city, county and surrounding environs — is experiencing a period of major growth, accelerated by substantial investments in the Port of Charleston and related infrastructure. A healthy tourist industry, growing tech sector and influx of retirees from chillier climes are also feeding the growth.
The Association of Defense Communities held its 2019 Defense Communities National Summit at Washington last month, and recognized the Greater Columbia Region among five communities named 2019’s Great American Defense Communities.
El Thrifty Social Club has organized a Summer Launch Party to relaunch the bar with the addition of its new menu items, with the Greenville Chamber gracing the ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday.
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Pete Harper, CCIM, Reid Davis, CCIM, SIOR, and Cameron Yost of Lee & Associates Charleston represented Faber Charleston Limited Partnership (landlord) in the renewal of 2,720 SF of office space located at 3955 Faber Place Drive in North Charleston, SC to Falconhead, Inc. (tenant)
Two recent polls showed there was strong support for having the I-73 in Horry County.
South Carolina finished 48th in a Tax Foundation analysis of state and local tax collections per capita – ranked from highest to lowest.
Central was ranked the poorest town in South Carolina in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small communities with high poverty rates and financial hardships.
Charleston’s tech presence is growing by leaps and bounds, changing the economy and the demographics of the area at a fast clip. But in order to sustain the trend, attention needs to be focused on providing training and education at entry levels - and even earlier - and ensuring that the area remains attractive as a place where tech talent wants to live.
The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) has been recognized by the U.S. News, including being named the No. 1 hospital in the state of South Carolina, ranked nationally in five adult and five children’s specialties, and rated high performing in six adult specialties and eight procedures and conditions.
Twenty-nine states, including South Carolina, maintain personal income tax exemptions, even though the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act suspended such exemptions at the federal level, according to a Tax Foundation analysis.
By the Numbers: Clemson University ranks 104th best in the nation for its graduate fine arts program, study finds
Clemson University finished in a tie for 104th in a peer-assessment ranking of the best fine arts schools by U.S. News that examined 229 campuses around the nation in areas such as graphic design and painting.
The Little River Chamber of Commerce recently announced a celebration the 4th of July aboard the Sea Screamer Dolphin Cruise on the Little River.
By the Numbers: College of Charleston ranks 94th best in the nation for its public affairs program, study finds
College of Charleston finished in a tie for 94th in a peer-assessment ranking of the best public affairs schools by U.S. News that examined 285 campuses around the nation.