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Electricity - it's one of the most important innovations in the history of humankind. It's hard to imagine life without electricity, and for good reason. Nearly every aspect of our lives is affected by electricity in some form or fashion, from the way you wash your clothes to the effort you put in at work. From a residential standpoint, you need it to cook, clean, entertain, and live comfortably. For commercial purposes, electricity is used to power the computers needed to keep America moving. That's why, when the electricity in your home or at your job is compromised, life grinds to a halt. Unfortunately, electrical problems are inevitable in today's day and age. When the electricity in your home or commercial workspace fails, you need a quick, effective solution that will get your life back on track. And that, in a nutshell, is where L&M Electric, Inc. shines the brightest.

Our company was founded in 2009 by Roger Lee and John Mezzles. With a combined 46 years of electrical experience, the two entrepreneurs set out to create a company that offers quality workmanship and unparalleled service to all its builders and clients. Today, we are proud to have served South Carolina for nearly two decades as the premier electrician contractor in Greenville, SC. Our family-owned business specializes in both residential and commercial electrical work. Our highly-trained team has the experience and skills to handle any electrical issue, from minor panel breaker problems to large-scale industrial issues.

Despite winning numerous awards and recognitions in the Southeast, we don't let our accolades go to our head. Our team is committed to providing effective, personalized electrical work for every one of our customers. We take pride in our ability to offer peace of mind to our customers when they need it most, and that's exactly what we aim to provide to you too. We're talking one-on-one service provided by a friendly, professional electrician. There are no corners cut, no hidden fees, and no excuses - only the highest quality work from the finest electricians in Greenville.

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What sets us apart from other electricians in Greenville, SC? It boils down to three reasons:
Customer-Centric, Quality Electric Service
Customer-Centric, Quality Electric Service

As guests in your home, you won't ever have to worry about a member of our team trying to sell you something you don't need. Our job is to serve your electrical needs. You expect the highest quality electrical work in South Carolina, and that's what we will provide.

Experienced, Affordable Electricians
Experienced, Affordable Electricians

You understand that the highest quality work requires fair compensation, but you're not made of money. Our commitment is to offer affordable electric work at a price you're satisfied paying.

Family Owned & Operated
Family Owned & Operated

We know that you are choosing L&M Electric for a reason. Unlike large corporations, we truly care about our customers. As a family business, serving you is personal for us. We stake our reputation on the quality of our work. As such, we are accountable and will always strive to deliver the service you have come to expect from our company.

Affordable Electric Service That Makes You Feel Like Family

At L&M Electric, we employ the brightest commercial and residential electricians in Greenville. Having electricians that specialize in both residential and commercial projects allow us to provide our customers with a wider range of services.

Our team fixes a broad range of electrical issues, but we have built our reputation on the following electric services:

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Electrical Repairs

Every homeowner has to deal with an electrical component breaking or failing at some point. When that happens, you need a partner who can troubleshoot the problem and correct the issue efficiently and effectively. A few common problems that we help solve for our customers include:

  • Ceiling Fan Repair
  • Light Fixture Repair
  • Light Switch & Outlet Repair
  • Electrical Safety Inspection
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Electrical Installations

Whether you have a new ceiling fan that needs to be installed or you have a new electrical outlet that you'd like added to your bedroom, L&M Electric is here to help. Our team installs quality solutions every day of the week - there's no electrical installation job your residential electrician in Greenville, SC, can't handle. Here is a glance at some of the installation projects that we complete for homeowners:

  • Smart Home Installation
  • Electric Car Charging Station Installation
  • Whole-Home Surge Protection Installation
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Renovations and Remodeling

If you're renovating or remodeling your home, you need a professional electrician on-hand to work to properly install your new electrical devices and systems. Our skilled electricians are happy to work with you or your remodeling consultant to install your lights and keep your home shining bright. Common renovation and remodeling jobs include:

  • Hot Tub Wiring
  • Kitchen Lighting Renovations
  • Finished Basement Electrical Wiring
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New Construction Electrical Projects

Many new construction homeowners stress about having their electrical system wired from scratch. For us, it's just another day on the job. If you're building your dream home, don't leave your electrical work to mediocre electricians. Trust L&M electric for reliable service and the highest quality electrical work in Greenville. A few new construction projects we handle are:

  • Breaker Panel Box Installation
  • Wiring for Backup Generator
  • Landscape Lighting Outdoors
  • Low Voltage Wiring
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Your Residential Electrician in Greenville, SC

When you own a home, there's something inherently fulfilling about taking care of your property and fixing issues that pop up over time. When it comes to electrical work, however, DIY projects can be dangerous. Electricity is an amazing innovation, but if you aren't fully trained and licensed to handle such work, it's best to leave it to the experts at L&M Electric. Your home's safety is essential for you and your family. Our team will go above and beyond to ensure that your home's electrical system is operating correctly without any concerning problems.

With more than 60 years of combined experience as electricians, we are capable of troubleshooting and fixing a litany of electrical issues in your house. Keep reading to learn more about the most common electrical issues our customers report, along with some handy tips on how to remediate such problems.

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Panel Breaker is Tripped

If you don't have any power in your home, it might be time to check your electrical panel to see if there are any tripped breakers. If you spot a tripped breaker, try your best to switch it over to its original position. If you can't, remember that some breakers need to be flipped to the "off" position before turning it back on. If you don't have any luck, give our office a call. We'll send a trained residential electrician in Greenville to your home to fix the problem on-site.

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Overhead Fan Stops Working

If you have an overhead fan in your living room or bedroom, you know how quickly it can accumulate dust. Most homeowners clean up using a rod duster. However, sometimes homeowners accidentally hit the fan direction switch when doing so. But, instead of flipping it "on" or "off," they bump it into a limbo zone where neither direction is selected. When this happens, your overhead fan will not spin. If one of your fans stops working suddenly, this is one of the most common reasons why. If you're sure you didn't hit the fan direction switch, it could be an indication of a larger problem. In this case, call our office for a free phone consultation. We'll troubleshoot with you over the phone and if necessary, send out an electrician.

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Kitchen Breaker Keeps Tripping

If your home was built in the last 35 years, chances are it has two 20-amp circuits running to your kitchen countertop outlets. Newer homes will have three circuits. If you're constantly tripping the breaker to your kitchen, it's most likely because you have too many electrical devices connected to the same circuit. To help alleviate this problem, place appliances like coffee makers and toasters on two different circuits. That way, they can share the load.

At the end of the day, your home is your place of solitude and relaxation. But, when you have electrical issues in your home, things can quickly go from peaceful to problematic. Whether you're renovating your home and need a new room wired for power or your panel breaker keeps giving your problems, L&M Electric is here to assist. If you have questions about an issue or need to schedule service, our team is ready to help answer your questions and coordinate the best time for a residential electrician to come to your home in Greenville.

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Tips to Save Money and Maintain Your Home's Electrical Systems

Unlike some of our competitors, who are reluctant to provide any information that might prevent them from making a buck, L&M Electric is all about empowering our customers. If we can offer sound advice that will educate our clients and help them save money, we have no problem doing so. That's why we have put together some helpful tips and tricks for maintaining your home's most common electrical systems. Because, at the end of the day, a little knowledge can go a long way when it comes to your family's safety.

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Install Surge Protectors

Intense lighting storms can cause powerful surges of electricity that ruin your home's electrical appliances and amenities. Surge protectors installed at your electrical panel can help prevent these surges by grounding the electricity running through your home. They do so by directing it away from your electrical devices. This common solution is inexpensive, effective, and always a better choice than replacing expensive items like TVs and computers.

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Examine Your Breaker Panel

Breaker panels control the power to your home. When they go bad or are damaged, there's a good chance that you will lose power to most of the rooms in your house. Open your breaker panel and keep a sharp eye out for signs of corrosion and rust. Double-check that each breaker you see flips on and off properly. If you notice corrosion or if the breaker switches won't flip, it's time to get in touch with a residential electrician in Greenville, SC, who can inspect your breaker panel and recommend upgrades if necessary.

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Test Your GFIs

GFIs, or Ground Fault Interrupters, are similar to surge protectors in that they prevent electrical damage from happening in your home. The primary job of a GFI is to prevent electrical shocks that happen during a ground fault. Because water is a conductor of electricity, GFIs should be installed anywhere that an outlet comes into contact with water. You should try to test your GFIs every month, if possible, to ensure that they are working correctly. When you look closely at your GFI, you will notice a "test" and a "reset" button. Hit the "test" button to trip the GFI outlet and then hit "reset" to restore power. If your outlet resets, your GFI is working as it should. If not, you need to replace your GFI outlet. Because electricity is involved, we recommend hiring a professional to install new GFIs in your home. That way, you know the job is done right.

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Replace Outdated Light Bulbs

The right light bulb can add the perfect amount of ambiance to your home. Eventually, however, even the best light bulbs will need replacing. While they don't need checking every month, it's a good idea to inspect all your bulbs at the beginning of the year. If any of your bulbs are dead, you should replace them. You should also consider replacing bulbs that are incandescent with LED lights. LED light bulbs may cost more upfront but use less electricity and are more efficient over the long run.

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Schedule a Home Safety Inspection

In terms of preventative maintenance, scheduling a safety inspection for your home's electrical systems should be a high priority. These inspections will shine a light on the electrical features in your home that need to be fixed. Most modern electrical fires are caused by short circuit arcs, defective insulation, or broken wiring. An inspection conducted by a qualified electrician will help determine what needs to be fixed so you and your family stay safe in your home. Your inspector should cover your whole home and will examine common features such as:

  • Breakers
  • Fans
  • Exposed Wiring
  • Electrical Panels
  • Circuits
  • Switches
  • Outlets and More
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DELIVERING QUALITY ELECTRICAL SERVICE TO 5,000+ HOMES PER YEAR

he electrical system in your home brings it to life from the lights and appliances we use every day to the entertainment we all love and enjoy. You want an electrician that makes you feel safe while delivering the quality services you're promised.

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Full-Service Electrical Work for Home and Business

Whether you need light switch services for your newly renovated home or need a generator installed at your commercial property, L&M Electric is here to serve you. Our team will get the job done right, so you can get back to loving your life in the Lowcountry.

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2 large earthquakes reported in South Carolina followed by several aftershocks

COLUMBIA, S.C. —Two large earthquakes were reported in South Carolina Wednesday followed by several aftershocks, according to the United States Geological Survey.The biggest quakes were a 3.6 magnitude at 7 p.m. Wednesday and a ...

COLUMBIA, S.C. —

Two large earthquakes were reported in South Carolina Wednesday followed by several aftershocks, according to the United States Geological Survey.

The biggest quakes were a 3.6 magnitude at 7 p.m. Wednesday and a 3.5 magnitude at 2:43 p.m. Wednesday.

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Did you feel the M3.5 earthquake in South Carolina? If so (or if you didn't feel it), help us out by submitting a Did You Feel It report: https://t.co/CV4zB41f4Q https://t.co/AoN3IfATFQ

— USGS Earthquakes (@USGS_Quakes) June 29, 2022

The USGS reported the earthquakes were felt across the state in Aiken and as far away as Charlotte, North Carolina.

The others were as follows:

All the earthquakes were in or around Elgin, South Carolina.

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The USGS tweeted the following: "It is unlikely these earthquakes are related to the region of seismicity associated with the great 1886 Charleston earthquake. Additionally, there are no oil or gas operations in the crystalline rocks where these earthquakes occur, so they are not related oil and gas production."

Followed by this tweet: "Small magnitude earthquakes like these are relatively common in South Carolina, although the number of earthquakes in the time span of the current sequence is unusual."

Wednesday’s earthquake is the strongest one yet in the last year, surpassing the 3.4 magnitude earthquake Sunday.

Previously, SCDNR had tracked a 3.25 magnitude earthquake on May 9, 2022, and a 3.3 magnitude earthquake on Dec. 27, 2021, as the strongest detected earthquakes in the area east of Elgin.

Huey Magoo’s Now Open In Greenville, South Carolina

Orlando, FL (RestaurantNews.com) Huey Magoo’s – the “Filet Mignon Of Chicken®” – celebrates its newest franchise store with the grand opening today of its first restaurant in South Carolina in Greenville, President and CEO Andy Howard announces. Huey Magoo’s Greenville is the 29th...

Orlando, FL (RestaurantNews.com) Huey Magoo’s – the “Filet Mignon Of Chicken®” – celebrates its newest franchise store with the grand opening today of its first restaurant in South Carolina in Greenville, President and CEO Andy Howard announces. Huey Magoo’s Greenville is the 29th restaurant opening system-wide spanning seven states, with over 225 franchises currently sold in 10 states. The 2,300 square foot free standing Greenville restaurant features an outdoor patio and a drive-thru. Greenville is the first of 12 restaurants in the Upstate of South Carolina that Huey Magoo’s franchisees Bo and John Knapp will open, who have been operating family-owned and operated Papa John’s franchises for 30 years. Huey Magoo’s Greenville will offer dine-in/out, take out and third-party delivery services Uber Eats and DoorDash beginning August 1.

“We are very excited to bring this great brand to our hometown of Greenville, South Carolina, and we cannot wait for everyone to try ‘the Filet Mignon of Chicken’”, says Bo and John Knapp. “We love Greenville and plan on Greenville always being our home.” Howard continues, “Huey Magoo’s Southeast expansion is in full swing! It’s a terrific day celebrating our first restaurant opening in South Carolina. Bo and John have had incredibly successful careers, and we are very fortunate to have Huey Magoo’s development in the Greenville area under their leadership.”

Huey Magoo’s restaurants offer dine-in/out, take out, delivery through third-party delivery services, drive-thru and curbside pickup at participating restaurants. All guests will enjoy Huey Magoo’s signature grilled, hand-breaded or “sauced” premium chicken tenders, farm fresh salads, sandwiches and wraps. Each Huey Magoo’s tender is always made all natural, with no antibiotics ever, no hormones, no steroids and no preservatives.

Enjoy Huey Magoo’s Chicken Tenders now open at 2029 Wade Hampton Boulevard, Greenville, SC 29615. Hours of operation are daily 11am-9pm. For more information and a complete list of locations, visit www.hueymagoos.com, and call 864-685-7565 for the Greenville restaurant. For franchising inquiries, contact Andy Howard at andy@hueymagoos.com.

About Huey Magoo’s

Huey Magoo’s was founded in 2004 by Matt Armstrong and Thad Hudgens, two southern boys with a passion for quality chicken and a penchant for serving others. Voted “Best Fried Chicken”, “Best of the Best Chicken Tenders”, “The Best-Rated Fried Chicken in Florida” and “America’s Hottest Startup Fast Casuals”, Huey Magoo’s is rapidly expanding and franchising throughout the Southeast with multiple locations throughout Central Florida, in South Florida, Jacksonville, Greater Tampa, Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee, Ohio, South Carolina and coming soon to North Carolina, Missouri, Las Vegas and many more. Huey Magoo’s prides itself on providing the greatest tasting chicken tenders in a clean, family-friendly environment, while showing their love for people. Huey Magoo’s delivers delicious, cooked-to-order chicken tenders, and they do it to perfection. Huey Magoo’s gives back a portion of profits to not-for-profit organizations and community groups. Committed to building a culture of excellence in service and food quality by serving only premium hand-breaded or grilled chicken tenders dipped or “sauced” in uniquely flavorful signature sauces, Huey Magoo’s attracts a loyal following of Millennials, families and neighboring businesses craving quality, delicious food at reasonable prices.

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GLOW brings opera about historic SC tragedy to the stage

Christian Elser was horrified when he first heard the story of George Stinney Jr., the youngest person to be legally executed in the United States in the 20th century.In a notoriously unfair 1944 trial, the 14-year-old African American boy had been convicted by an all-white South Carolina jury of murdering two girls. It was not until 70 years later that the judgement was vacated as a miscarriage of justice.Why, Elser wondered, was this tragedy of racial injustice not better known, particularly in South Carolina...

Christian Elser was horrified when he first heard the story of George Stinney Jr., the youngest person to be legally executed in the United States in the 20th century.

In a notoriously unfair 1944 trial, the 14-year-old African American boy had been convicted by an all-white South Carolina jury of murdering two girls. It was not until 70 years later that the judgement was vacated as a miscarriage of justice.

Why, Elser wondered, was this tragedy of racial injustice not better known, particularly in South Carolina?

Now Elser and his wife Jenna Elser, the directors of GLOW Lyric Theatre, are putting that story onstage in Greenville.

“Stinney: An American Execution,” by the young American composer and Furman University graduate Frances Pollock, is one of three productions in GLOW’s Summer Festival, July 15-31.

“It’s a powerful story with an accessible, first-rate score,” said Christian Elser, general director of GLOW.

GLOW’s production marks only the second time Pollock’s opera has been staged. It received its world premiere in February at Opera Grand Rapids in Michigan.

It’s particularly poignant to perform the opera with a South Carolina cast in the state where the incident occurred, said Jenna Elser, GLOW’s artistic director.

“Without restorative truth-telling, we can’t move forward with racial justice,” she said. “The opera really focuses on how the community fails its children.”

A concern for social justice is at the center of everything GLOW produces. The two-week festival, with performances at the Salvation Army Kroc Center near downtown Greenville, aims to “spark dialogue and ignite change through opera and musical theater,” said Jenna Elser.

Also planned for the festival is the Elton John-Tim Rice musical “Aida,” with a plot that follow’s Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi’s classic opera. The musical about two warring nations takes on added resonance in light of the conflict in Ukraine, Jenna Elser said.

“Its main theme is that love can create peace and can win over hate and discrimination,” she said.

“Aida,” which enjoyed a four-year Broadway run from 2000 to 2004, also explores the GLOW festival’s theme of racial justice.

The musical centers on a love triangle between Nubian slave Aida, her Egyptian conqueror Radames and his betrothed Amneris, set against the background of the Nubian struggle for freedom from Egyptian slavery.

Rounding out the festival is “Classic Broadway,” featuring medleys of Broadway songs — including “South Pacific,” “West Side Story” and others — that also touch on themes of social justice.

GLOW, now in its 12th season, is returning to full productions after seasons of virtual performances (in 2020) and limited stagings (in 2021).

“This will be our most expansive and expensive season to date,” said Christian Elser. “I feel the best about this season than I ever have because we’ve come back after two years when the arts could have been totally decimated. The support we’ve enjoyed feels wonderful.”

What: GLOW Lyric Theatre’s Summer Festival Season, featuring “Stinney: An American Execution,” “Aida,” and “Classic Broadway.”

When: Various times, July 15-31

Where: Salvation Army Kroc Center, 424 Westfield St., Greenville

Tickets: $38-$48

Info: 864-558-4569 or glowlyric.com

Greenville County remains among top-paying school districts in SC, officials say

GREENVILLE COUNTY, S.C. —The Greenville County School District will remain one of the top-paying school districts in the state, according to district spokesman Tim Waller.The announcement comes after this week’s amendment to the FY 23 General Fund Budget by the Greenville County Schools Board of Trustees, Waller said.Higher Starting Pay for New Teachers For years, Greenville County Schools has led the state in starting pay for teachers. In FY 22, GCS was #1 with a star...

GREENVILLE COUNTY, S.C. —

The Greenville County School District will remain one of the top-paying school districts in the state, according to district spokesman Tim Waller.

The announcement comes after this week’s amendment to the FY 23 General Fund Budget by the Greenville County Schools Board of Trustees, Waller said.

Higher Starting Pay for New Teachers

For years, Greenville County Schools has led the state in starting pay for teachers. In FY 22, GCS was #1 with a starting salary of $42,515. In FY 23, the starting teacher salary will be $45,075.

Pay Increase for All Teachers

All GCS teachers will receive $2,500 in addition to a step increase. The approved FY 23 budget includes a $2,000 increase to every step on the teacher salary schedule. The approved additional increase of $500 brings the total increase to every step on the teacher salary schedule to $2,500. The average teacher salary in GCS will be $65,027, and experienced teachers with a Master’s can make up to $80,256 and up to $97,356 with a Doctorate.

Pay Increase for All Employees

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Non-teaching staff members who are eligible, such as bus drivers, food workers, custodians, groundskeepers, administrative employees, etc., will receive at least one step increase or at least a 3% raise effective on July 1. Some employees will receive additional step increases based on the number of years of experience in their current position to address internal inequities in pay that are a result of missed step increases in previous years. GCS also increased its minimum hourly pay rate to $15 per hour.

Reduced Reliance on the General Fund – Fund Balance

An additional $3.30 million, combined with the $5 million that was already earmarked in the FY 23 budget, allows the district to further reduce its reliance on General Fund – Fund Balance by a total of $8.3 million, which better positions the District for the future.

“Within the school, the greatest influence on student success is the quality of the teacher in the classroom. Greenville County Schools is focused on remaining a top-paying district in South Carolina so we can recruit and retain the best workforce to educate our students and serve our community,” said W. Burke Royster, Superintendent of Greenville County Schools.

Rising rent, tight housing market may signal trouble ahead for Greenville

With the inflation rate climbing to a 40-year high of 8.6% in May, everything is getting more expensive, but increasing rents and housing costs are particularly concerning to some local leaders because of what they might portend for the area’s ability to cope with continued growth.Warning signsThe first to feel the pinch of rising costs are those members of the community with the least means to absorb them, according to Nalisha Henry, vice president of community impact for ...

With the inflation rate climbing to a 40-year high of 8.6% in May, everything is getting more expensive, but increasing rents and housing costs are particularly concerning to some local leaders because of what they might portend for the area’s ability to cope with continued growth.

Warning signs

The first to feel the pinch of rising costs are those members of the community with the least means to absorb them, according to Nalisha Henry, vice president of community impact for United Way of Greenville County.

The lack of affordable housing in the Greenville area has been identified as a critical need, and Henry says although gains have been made in this area, the need is still dire.

Warning signs began emerging last fall, she says, when COVID-related eviction moratoriums ended and calls to United Way’s 211 helpline requesting housing assistance began to increase significantly.

“Stable housing is critical to community success and individual success,” Henry says.

The area’s rapid growth and struggle to deal with the challenges of gentrification are disproportionately affecting the most vulnerable segment of the population, according to Lauren Stephens, director of social services for The Salvation Army of Greenville,

“This is an epidemic here,” Stephens says. “We’re going to have to reckon with what we have chosen to ignore.”

With increasing housing costs, the number of people struggling to obtain affordable housing — generally calculated to be 30% of household income — will only increase, according to Rachael Mason, a social worker with Triune Mercy Center.

All three women say finding housing that runs $500 to $600 a month, which is the amount most of the people they work with can afford, has become nearly impossible.

“We’re just finding that is becoming non-existent,” Mason says.

A broader problem

Although most of the debate about affordable housing has been focused on the area’s most vulnerable residents, increasing housing costs are impacting a much broader segment of the population.

The area’s explosive growth in recent years has created an extremely tight housing market for potential home buyers across the economic spectrum. The demand-versus-supply imbalance has been steadily pushing up prices, according to Michael Dey, vice president of government affairs for the Greenville Home Builders Association. If more is not done to address the problem, Dey says it could have a depressive effect on the area’s growth prospects.

There is only about a month’s supply of housing inventory available, a slight improvement over last year, but Dey says that is nowhere near the five-month supply of a normal market.

With an average of about 50 people a day moving into the Greenville area, the only hope of meeting demand is new construction, Dey says. Aside from increasing costs for new construction, regulatory hurdles and community opposition to new housing developments are hampering builders’ efforts to meet demand.

This circumstance is pushing many would-be home buyers into the rental market, according to Dey, which in turn pushes rent rates up due to the supply-demand imbalance in that market. It also creates a vicious cycle in which fewer households have the means to afford to buy a home. This produces a phenomenon called “drive until you qualify” where developers and the buyers they depend on move farther from an urban center to areas where land is cheaper.

And that, Dey says, is a recipe for unchecked sprawl.

“You know what that’s called?” he says. “Atlanta.”

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