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Specialty # of Agencies
Single House or Condo 28
Apartment Buildings 19
Home Owners Association 14
Total Local Companies 37

South Carolina Rental Market Overview

Unemployment Drops Statewide, but Vacancy Rates Still High
According to recent data from the U.S. Department of Labor, South Carolina's unemployment rate fell to 5.7% in February, 2014, which is a significant improvement over the 12% unemployment encountered in 2009. Exact unemployment rates fluctuate across the state, but all urban areas demonstrate positive directions. At the time of the USDL report, the Greenville-Mauldin-Easley metropolitan area had the lowest unemployment rate in the state at 5.4%. It barely edged out Charleston-Summerville metropolitan area's 5.6%. Other cities of note included Anderson (5.7%), Columbia (5.9%), Spartanburg (6.2%), the Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill metropolitan area (6.9%), and the Augusta-Richmond County metropolitan area (7.4%). Sumter (7.5%) had the highest unemployment rate on the list. Despite improving unemployment numbers, several South Carolina urban areas struggle with high vacancy rates. Data from the U.S. Census Bureau indicate that the Charlotte-Gastonia region had a vacancy rate of around 8% during the fourth quarter of 2013, while Columbia, the largest city in the state, had a vacancy rate over 9%. These numbers are not ideal, but still better than Myrtle Beach, which led both the state and the nation with a 40.3% vacancy rate. As in other U.S. states, the South Carolina vacancy rates should drop as the economy improves, provided that apartment developers do not dump excess rental inventory into local markets.

How Do You Effectively Compete in a Tenant's Market?
Marketing and property exposure are key when competing with other property owners for tenants, but small landlords and independent property owners can find it nearly impossible to keep pace with new multi-unit developments backed by institutional investors. The important thing to remember is that like properties, renters are eclectic and individual. That's why many small investors and independent property owners consult with local property management companies before embarking on new marketing campaigns. Most South Carolina property management companies work with a range of regional investors and have experience in a variety of markets. Because they interact with tenants on a regular basis, they understand what appeals most to tenants. Optimize your marketing plan today. Review our list of South Carolina property company profiles and then request your free information. 

Top Single Family Managers

Serving All of South Carolina
Statewide, SC 29201

Managing: Single-Family :
Purchase a new construction home through MH and receive a guaranteed lease for up to 6 years on your existing home.

Managing: Single-Family :
Over 100 years property management experience- relax we've got your asset covered!

6040 Wescott Rd
Columbia, SC 29212

Managing: Single-Family : Multi-Family : Association : Commercial
We are a full service property management company dedicated to servicing the needs of our clients.

Top Multi-Family Managers

60 Parkway Commons Way
Greenville County, SC 29650

Managing: Single-Family : Multi-Family :
Fee is FLAT % of rents- no other fees! CPA's on staff. Call us for a free quote.

Managing: Single-Family : Multi-Family :
We strive to offer the best price in the Upstate of South Carolina! OUR FEE IS A LOW 8%!

2 Davis Keats Dr.
Greenville, SC 29607

Managing: Single-Family : Multi-Family :
Proven excellence in customer service for both owners and tenants + no hidden fees!

Top Association Managers

5901B Peachtree Dunwoody Rd NE , Suite B-525
Atlanta, GA 30328

Managing: Association :
Known for innovation, know-how and integrity in managing Homeowner and Condominium Associations.

1110 London Street, Suite 103
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Managing: Association :
For superior customer service and proactive management.

89 1/2 Wentworth Street
Charleston, SC 29401

Managing: Single-Family : Multi-Family : Association :
We are a progressive leader in leasing and managing rental properties in Charleston.

Additional South Carolina (SC) Property Management Companies

PO Box 5422
Charlotte, NC 28206

Managing: Single-Family : Multi-Family : Association : Commercial
Effortless Property Ownership. Our job is to free your time to spend on the things that are most important to you.

Managing: Single-Family : Multi-Family : Association :
Your House is Our Business and we don't get paid until your house is RENTED.

Greenville, SC 29610

Managing: Single-Family : Multi-Family :
Areas largest selection of rental homes under one roof

100 Prather Park Drive , Unit B
Myrtle Beach, SC 29588

Managing: Single-Family : Multi-Family :
With over 25 years of Property Management Experience we take the time go above and beyond to increase your bottom line!

4925 Lacross Rd., Suite 112
North Charleston, SC 29406

Managing: Association :
Known for innovation, know-how and integrity in managing Homeowner and Condominium Associations.

1105 Furys Lane
Martinez, GA 30907

Managing: Single-Family :
If you are looking for someone to effectively manage your investment property, look no further!

2284 Andover Way
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29466

Managing: Single-Family :
Excellence in Property Management and Sales

9361 Two Notch Rd Suite A
Columbia, SC 29223

Managing: Single-Family : Multi-Family :
Our company has managed thousands of rental properties for over 25 years.

380 Marshland Road
Hilton Head Island, SC 29926

Managing: Single-Family : Multi-Family :
We will customize the experience for our owners and investors to ensure a well managed asset. We always stay in touch and...

220 Westinghouse Blvd , Ste 408
Charlotte, NC 28273

Managing: Single-Family : Multi-Family :
No upfront Fees! No HIDDEN fees! A+ rating with the BBB!