Public Open House this Sunday, July 30th from 12 - 2 PM at 1416 Sumter Ave. Come see! The stunning kitchen features soft close shaker cabinets, stainless steel appliances including a Frigidaire wine fridge, granite countertops and recessed lighting. The oversized living room and dining room open to the kitchen - great for entertaining! Three full bathrooms with granite countertops and tile tub surround. RELAX in the huge master bedroom [...]
How does a neighborhood earn a name? Sometimes a name is assigned from the onset, and sometimes it grows organically into an appropriate moniker. Cherry’s name was inspired by the cherry trees that grew on John Spring Myer’s farmland, while NoDa was a name chosen by architect Russell Pound in the 1990s. Today, the debates rage on for titles to sprouting hoods across the city. Lower South End/LoSo/Queen Park, Montford/MadPark [...]
Charlotte Music Venues Few may recall that before Nashville was the center of the musical universe in the South, Charlotte was where most early bluegrass and country musicians came to play before crowds of eager textile workers. The Carter Family, Bill Monroe (the father of Bluegrass), and many early stars came through Uptown. By the the 1940s, though, the Grand Ole Opry radio show started broadcasting across [...]
If you want to talk shop with other passionate cyclists, stop by these bike shops around town, and you’ll learn all about riding in Charlotte. So check out these Savvy 7 - Charlotte Bicycle Shops.
Located on the East side of the 277 Loop, Belmont/Villa Heights is Charlotte’s most affordable up-and-coming neighborhood, just a stone’s throw from Uptown in one direction and NoDa in the other.
Originally built in 1929, this charming home at 805 Hawthorne Lane has been wonderfully updated creating a lovely blend of historic charm and modern convenience. Amazing chef's kitchen with 36" gas range, custom cabinetry, built-in breakfast nook and butlers pantry. Stunning master suite with vaulted ceilings, Carrara marble vanities and walk-in closet. NEW - Roof, HVAC, wiring, plumbing and tankless water heater. This is the one! For more details on [...]
Welcome to Mecklenburg County and the exquisite Ballantyne neighborhood of Highgrove. If you are looking for the lifestyle of luxury, you’ve found it! This neighborhood has a pristine look including homes built in the 1990’s to early 2000’s offering a variety of styles ranging from French Colonial to English Cottage to English Tudor with price points from the $750’s to over $1M. A small neighborhood with just over 100 homes, [...]
Thornhill is located near I-485 in the heart of Ballantyne. The Thornhill clubhouse sits next to a picturesque stream with a pool, grilling area with a fireplace, a playground, and a tennis court. Thornhill amenities are plentiful with entertainment for children after school in this top rated Charlotte-Mecklenburg school district. Big Rock Nature Preserve is an exceptional plus to Thornhill with history dating back a thousand years. Big Rock nature preserve [...]
Kensington at Ballantyne is a luxury residential community located in South Charlotte. Homes selling upwards of $500,000 include luscious landscaping throughout on lots as much as 0.5 acres. These custom built homes are accredited to such builders as The Dowd Company, Harrington and Associates, Gordon Builders, and Dwight Hunter Homes. Kensington at Ballantyne is located in the South Charlotte-Mecklenburg school district. These Mecklenburgh county schools include Hawk Ridge Elementary, Community House Middle school, and Audrey Kell [...]