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Downtown Greenville is one of the most desirable places to live in the City. With
quality schools, unparalleled cultural amenities within walking distance, a location
convenient to other parts of the City, and a variety of living options in safe and
comfortable neighborhoods, downtown Greenville is the perfect place to call home.
In downtown Greenville, there are over 1,700 residential units built.
Learn more about some of the latest downtown
The Downtown Neighborhoods
All ages and walks of life come together to make Main Street the most lively of
downtown's neighborhoods. The area offers the convenience of a stroll to work, shopping,
dining, and cultural events. The housing units along Main Street are some of the
most varied and unique in the City, ranging from small studio apartments to luxurious
condominiums and brownstones.
An eclectic mix of bungalows and colonial revival homes blend well with new condominiums
and apartments in this designated historic district. Groceries and convenience shopping
are within walking distance and the activity of Main Street is just a few blocks
The Hampton/Pinckney Historic District is an established historic neighborhood adjacent
to downtown. The large Victorian homes in this area date from the late nineteenth
Earle Street and North Main
Traveling north on Main Street, one moves from the hustle and bustle of downtown
to quiet residential streets, neighborhood schools, and lush parks. From contemporary
condos in a park-like setting to stately historic homes, the North Main area offers
the peace of the suburbs but with the convenience of a downtown address. This area
is located within walking distance of Stone Avenue.
The Pettigru District offers many restored older homes with an interesting mixture
of businesses, single family residences and apartments. The area is designated as
a local historic preservation district.
McDaniel Avenue and Alta Vista
Cleveland Park meanders through this area, one of the City's most prestigious addresses.
Apartments and condominiums mix comfortably with stately mansions in this well established
In recent years the West End Historic District has sprung to life. From stadium-side
residences to individual brownstones, housing in the West End is very desirable
and is located within walking distance to a variety of amenities.