Charlotte, NC Real Estate

Charlotte NC Real Estate Overview



Charlotte is a rising star in the South, a growing diversified economy, a first class airport with hundreds of direct connections, growing light rail and a great appeal to young people, have caused major population growth since 2000. Over 400,000 new folks moved here, many from New England and the rust belt, but many from Florida and out west too. That is 2nd fastest in the nation for a large US city. Said another way, it is a city about the size of Cincinatti has moved here.

Why? There are many reasons, but here is what businesses say: We have a highly educated and talented workforce, a great airport, and a moderate cost of living.
We move many people in "corporate moves" and "moves of choice." Major companies have relocated their corporate headquarters, or North American operations here- companies like Sealed Air, Electrolux, Metlife. The relocations by choice are generally families fleeing the high cost of living in the north east, the harsh winters of the great lakes and high taxes. It is just easier here to make a living in Charlotte NC and have a little more left over at the end of the month. A transplanted (From Chatham NJ) physician's wife told me that last year.

Those are just the highlights, but having lived here 21 years I would add that I like the spirit here, the "can-do" attitude, and the thought and planning that has gone on with growth. Charlotte's Uptown area (you call it Downtown) is alive at night and on weekends, and the very hip Southend on the light rail is a craft beer mecca, and recently attracted its first major corporate move Dimensional Fund Advisers. That's huge!

Charlotte is called the Queen City because it was named after Queen Charlotte, the German born queen of King Charles of Britain (Charleston - originally Charles Town, is named after him) It goes a bit deeper because Charlotte is in Mecklenburg County, and Mecklenburg is the state in German the good Queen Charlotte was born.

Charlotte real estate, measured by average price per sq foot is very near pre recession levels. Volume is about the level before junk sub-prime financing became popular in 2005. The best homes move on and off the market quickly, with the average of the Top 20 markets, 45% of the homes sold in 30 days or less. (Days on Market)

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Charlotte NC Real Estate Stats

Average Price in Charlotte: $520,340  County Average: $537,095

Average Cost Per Sqr Ft in Charlotte: $193  County Average: $188

Average Walkscore in Charlotte: 29  County Average: 27

Average Year Built in Charlotte: 1993  County Average: 1994

Average Days on Website in Charlotte: 71  County Average: 80

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Neighborhoods in Charlotte NC

Allen Hills Amity Gardens Arbor Way II
Ardrey Ardrey Commons Ardrey Crest
Ardrey Woods Ashley Park Ashton Ridge
Autumnwood Ayrsley Ballanmoor
Ballantyne Country Club Barclay Downs Belingrath
Belle Glade Belmont Berewick
Beverly Crest Beverly Woods Biddleville
Bishops Ridge Bradfield Farms Braewick
Brantley Oaks Brawley Farms Bridgehampton
Brookline Brookwood Hills Browns Cove
Burning Tree Cady Lake Calloway Glen
Cameron Wood Candlewyck Canterbury Place
Carmel Estates Carmel Estates West Carmel Hollow
Carmel South Carr Heights Carsons Pond
Castleford Catawba River Plantation Cedar Mill
Cedar Village Chadwyck Challis Farm
Chambery Channing Hall Chantilly
Chapel Cove Charcon Heights Charndon Village
Chateau Cherry Cheshunt
Cheverton Citiside City Park
Clanton Park Clearview Acres Cloisters
Closeburn Estates Collins Park Commonwealth
Copper Ridge Cotswold Coulwood
Coulwood Creek Coulwood Hills Country Club Estates
Country Club Heights Courance Coventry
Coventry Woods Crossley Village Davis Lake
Deerfield Derita Woods Dilworth
Eastfield Easton Park Eastover
Eastway Park Eastwood Park Elizabeth
Enclave Enderly Park English Gardens
Estates at Oakhaven Evermay Faires Farm
Fairmeadows Falcon Ridge Fifth And Poplar
First Ward Forest Pawtuckett Fountaingrove
Fourth Ward Fox Ridge Foxcroft
Foxcroft East Gilbert Grove Giverny
Gleneagles Glenmore Greenwood
Grove Park Hadley Harbor Club
Harpers Pointe Haywyck Meadows Heatherstone
Hembstead Henderson Oaks Heritage Woods
Heydon Hall Hickory Ridge Hidden Valley
Highgrove Highland Creek Holly Hill Farms
Homewood Acres Huntcliffe Huntingtowne Farms
Independence Woods Kingstree Kingswood
Kristen Lake Lake Wylie Lakewood
Landen Meadows Lansdowne Laurel Valley
Lincoln Heights Madison Park Maison
Mallard Forest Mallard Lake Mammoth Oaks
Marlwood Acres Marvin Chase Mcalpine Forest
Mckee Plantation McKee Ridge Meridale
Merry Oaks Michael Crossing Midwood
Montclaire Montibello Montibello Crossing
Montreux Moores Chapel Village Morningside Mews
Morris Village Morrocroft Estates Mountainbrook
Mt Isle Estates Mt Isle Harbor Myers Park
North Reach Northampton Place Northwoods
Oak Manor Oakhaven Oakhurst
Old Stone Crossing Olde Providence Orchid Hill
Overlook Park Crossing Park Plaza
Park South Station Parkside Parkstone
Paw Creek Village Peach Orchard Estates Pellyn Wood
Pharr Acres Picardy Pierpointe
Pine Island Piper Glen Plaza Acres
Preservation Pointe Prosperity Ridge Providence Arbours
Providence Country Club Providence Crossing Providence Park
Providence Plantation Providence Pointe Providence Retreat
Providence West Quail Acres Quail Hollow
Quail Hollow Estates Quail Park Quail Ridge
Quail View Radbourne Raintree
Rea Woods Reavencrest Regency at Palisades
Reid Park Reunion Revolution Park
Ridgeview Ridgewater Riverbend
Riverpointe Riverwood Riviera
Rockbridge Rocky Ridge Rolling Hills
Rosecliff Rosemont Sardis Croft
Sardis Forest Second Ward Sedgefield
Settlers Landing Seven Eagles Seven Oaks
Seversville Shamrock Gardens Shamrock Hills
Sharon Hills Sharon Woods Sharonwood Acres
Sheffingdell Sherbrooke Smallwood
Songwood Estates South End Southampton Commons
Southern Trace Southgate Southpark
Stafford Starmount Steele Creek
Stone Creek Ranch Stonecroft Stonehaven
Stoney Creek Stoney Ridge Summit Square
The Arts District The Crossings The Garrison At Graham
The Gates at Bridgehampton The Kimberlee The Lofts at Morrison
The Meridians The Palisades The Rapids At Belmeade
The Reserve at Canyon Hills The Retreat The Sanctuary
The Settlements at Withrow Downs The Village At Tottenham Third Ward
Thomasboro Thornhill Touchstone
Town And Country Townes at Montford Park Trademark
Trexler Acres Usher Estates Vance Ridge
Vanderbilt at Providence Villa Heights Vineyard
Vineyards On Lake Wylie Vizcaya Walnut Creek
Wendover Hill Wendover Hills Wesley Heights
Westchester Wexford Whitegate
Williamsburg on Commonwth Wilmore Winding Brook
Windsor Park Withers Grove Woodburn
Woodbury

Areas in Charlotte NC

Cabarrus County Mecklenburg County

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Move in ready, open floor plan home that features an outstanding exterior fully fenced yard with custom patio...



Experience this growing red hot area close to 485 and easy commute to uptown...



Great home! fresh paint, new carpet, new granite counter tops...



Deep price reduction now $25k below tax value & includes 1 yr ahs warranty...



Established neighborhood w/ great trees. close to 77; centrally located to uptown, university and northlake mall...



Lovely 3 bed 1.5 bath home resting in the charming glenfiddich neighborhood...



Amazing full brick featuring two master suites! features include 4 bedrooms, 3...



Prefer 3-5 year lease. all inclusive lease except power...



Emark building!enjoy being in the heart of uptown Charlotte within walking distance to the bb&t ball park, local restaurants, bars, theaters, shopping and nearby light rail, romare bearden park & epicenter. condo features an open floor plan, granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, tiled back splash, ...



gorgeous riverpointe neighborhood at lake wylie, Charlotte, nc! gleaming hardwood floors! beautiful molding! neutral paint! kitchen w/gorgeous brand new granite ...



Affordable lake living with easy commute to Charlotte/airport areas...



the location is a short walk to campus or easy commute to salisbury or Charlotte. features include a living/ dining room combination, lr fireplace with wood stove, refinished h...



Beautiful corner lot in villa heights with deep backyard...



Beautiful four sided brick home on private golf course lot...



Absolutely beautiful full brick home boasts both frmls + office...



2nd floor of elevator building in gated community of belle vista...



New construction townhouse in historic west end just minutes from uptown...



bring your own builder. approx. 20-30 minutes to Charlotte, 25 minutes to mooresville and lincolnton. there are 8 other lots available....



conveniently located within a 35 minute drive to lincolnton, mooresville and Charlotte. short drive to shops and restaurants. this building has a floor plan that includes several offices, reception roo...



What a great opportunity to build a custom home on this large corner lot in cotswold...



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McDonald Group at Wilkinson ERA
5970 Fairview Rd
Charlotte, NC
704-343-6624
704-464-3944

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