Feel the Heat

The temperature has been steadily above 90 degrees for what seems like a month in South Carolina. Everyone is at the beach or on vacation. Things are just slow. That is a somewhat familiar mantra amongst business people at this time of year in South Carolina. The middle of summer takes hold like a kudzu…

The Buzz: All American Buzz

It is a scorching hot Memorial Weekend here in the Upstate, but we aren’t letting the sweltering heat keep us from doing what we do best: reading the news. Let the Star Spangled Banner play softly in the background as you check out these stories.  Read Put on your listening ears, Greenville. Kopis has announced…

Local software company, Kopis, creates new podcast

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Leading software company, Kopis, has started a new podcast called EDGE. The podcast is hosted and produced by the company’s own Cody Edgar with new episodes each month. This latest venture for the company will focus on interviewing business leaders throughout the Upstate  to share experiences within the software industry.  “We really wanted…

RealOp Investments enters Atlanta office market with purchase of Breckinridge Office Portfolio

GREENVILLE, S.C. – RealOp Investments has expanded its Southeastern footprint with the acquisition of three single-story office parks in the northeast submarket and I-85 corridor of Atlanta. The portfolio totals 560,000 square feet across twelve buildings, which were approximately 72 percent leased at the time of sale.  The acquisition presents a value-add opportunity with steady in-place income,…

The Buzz: We Ma(y)de it!

May is what we like to call a “preparation” month; the heat hasn’t strangled us yet, young kids aren’t quite out of school and the influx of summer events has yet to fill up every weekend column on our calendar.  May gives us time to take a deep breath before the summer months take over…