Why Choose Greer for Your Business

Greer for Restaurant and Retail

  • Gross Retail Sales in the City of Greer are growing at about 7 percent annually and have seen 25 percent growth in sales over the last five years.
  • The City of Greer has a comprehensive Sunday alcohol sales ordinance that permits Sunday sales for on-premise and off-premise consumption.
  • Attractive incentives in Greer’s historic central business district include a special tax assessment for historic rehabilitated properties and a façade redevelopment grant program.

Why Annex into Greer?

  • Greer has an ISO rating of 2 and emergency services response times averaging less than 5 minutes.
  • Greer maintains a professional fire department that includes First Responder Medical Service and a Hazmat Team available 24 hours a day.
  • Greer maintains comprehensive planning and zoning to protect investments and to assure smart growth.
  • Greer offers comprehensive medical care through the Prisma Health and Pelham Medical Center, with a full range of specialists and services including Children’s Health, Emergency Services, Women’s Health, Cancer Treatment, Surgery, Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, and Heart and Vascular Services.

Why Live in Greer?

  • New jobs in manufacturing, retail and service sector industries have helped local residents achieve a greater standard of living.
  • Greer area schools include top-ranked elementary, middle, and high schools.
  • Downtown Greer, Greer Station, is experiencing revitalization and embodies a unique blend of historic charm, vibrant community, and successful businesses.
  • Greer maintains 14 parks and recreational facilities and a variety of youth sports, adult sports, recreation, and cultural arts programs.
  • Natural amenities like Lake Robinson and Lake Cunningham provide year-round access to nature and wildlife.
  • Community festivals and events like Freedom Blast, Dine on Trade, and the Arts & Eats Festival showcase the very best in Greer’s rich traditions and small town charm.