If you need a little spice infused in your life (and really, who doesn’t?), tour these five available homes this weekend. They bring it with updated kitchens, open floorplans, extra storage areas, flex spaces and spa-inspired bathrooms. Shove ho-hum to the side and live in one of Charlotte’s favorite neighborhoods close to places to grab a coffee, have a bite, go for a walk and meet up with friends. 

With large decks, big backyards and rooftop terraces, entertaining your two and four legged friends is a breeze. Be fall ready with these five amazing homes!

Fully renovated Midwood cottage with two primary bedroom suites

Subdivision: Midwood
List Price: $875,000
Open House: Saturday, October 9, 1-3 p.m.
Listing Agent: Jeff King 
Open House Agent: Amy Tritt

Description: This modern and cozy cottage in the heart of Midwood is the abode you’ve been looking for. Step inside to find a beautifully appointed chef’s kitchen featuring quartz countertops, shaker cabinets, professional grade kitchen appliances, walk-in pantry and a built-in banquette dining area. The smart floorplan includes two primary bedroom suites – one on the main level and one upstairs. The second floor primary suite features dual walk-in closets and heated floors. The living is easy with a one-car garage, attached storage shed and fenced yard with electric gate. This home is close to Midwood Park, coffee shops, restaurants, grocery stores and all the amenities Plaza Midwood has to offer!

Contemporary three bedroom end unit in hot West End

Subdivision: Urban Hive: West End
List Price: $637,553
Open House: Sunday, October 10, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Listing Agent: Patrick Deely & Lana Laws 
Open House Agent: Matthew Stuckens

Description: Stop the car – this is the one! This stunning end unit boasts an open floorplan, tons of natural light and outdoor spaces on every level – including a private,  foot rooftop terrace with great city views, two balconies (one covered) and fence-ready yard. The interior features large windows, stainless steel appliances, gas range, microwave drawer, Carrera quartz countertops, kitchen island with waterfall, blue chevron glass tile, under cabinet lights, chrome fixtures and pre-finished hardwoods. Binge your favorite show in style with HDMI direct connect TV wiring and surround in the living room AND TV/speaker connections on the large rooftop terrace. This abode could be the AirBNB opportunity you’ve been looking for.

Adorable Midwood ranch on large wooded lot with lush landscaping

Subdivision: Midwood
List Price: $475,000
Open House: Saturday, October 9, 1-3 p.m.
Listing Agent: Jeff King 
Open House Agent: Erum Faruqui

Description: Make your ranch living dreams come true in this updated classic with fully finished walk out basement! This abode is conveniently located near Midwood Park, Charlotte Country Club, NoDa and Shamrock Gardens Elementary School. Start your day in the cozy sunroom, then head to the expansive wrap around deck to soak up the sun. The fully furnished basement with extra storage makes a great flex space, mud room, home office, play room or pet area. Enjoy the excitement of Midwood and NoDa then come home to your oasis on a large wooded lot with lush landscaping. Perfection!

Adorable brick ranch on generous lot close to Uptown

Subdivision: Meadowbrook Forest
List Price: $275,000
Open House: Saturday, October 9, 2-4 p.m.
Listing Agent: Heather Claxton 
Open House Agent: Tiffany Hahne 

Description: Life is good in this cute brick ranch with attached garage on a generous lot. Classic features include hardwood floors, open floorplan and primary bedroom with ensuite bath and walk in shower. You choose if you want to use the amazing space overlooking the backyard for a dining room or a den! The attached garage is out of sight but oh so convenient. All this wow and an easy commute to Uptown or the University area.

Go from drab to fab this weekend!