Sometimes a little new is just what you need to fuse some excitement in your life. New beer release, take out order, WFH ensemble, guilty binge pleasure or workout – mixing it up keeps life fresh. This weekend take a look at some new digs that are sure to please. From fenced yards for Fido to low maintenance living, dreamy kitchens and baths and outdoor spaces you’ll never want to leave – these homes are worth a look (or two).

To ensure a safe experience for everyone, all open house attendees – including agents and guests –  are required to wear masks and observe social distancing rules. If one of these homes steals your heart and you’d like to learn more about it from a distance, contact the listing agent to discuss your options. Welcome home!

Immaculately maintained home with patio and outdoor kitchen

Address: 1579 Duckhorn St
Subdivision: Moss Creek Village
List Price: $375,000
Open House: Saturday, August 29 and Sunday, August 30, 1-3 p.m. both days
Listing/Open House Agent: Jessica Grace Booker

Description: Pack your bags and get ready to call this beauty in Moss Creek Village home! Located on a corner lot, this home has been lovingly taken care of with regular maintenance on major systems including a new roof early this year! (Translation: Less stress for the new owners.) Welcome Fall on the back patio with outdoor kitchen and fireplace! The home also boasts ample storage and plentiful amenities provided by the reputable HOA.

Check it out with this virtual 3D tour!

Four bedroom, high-end custom home in Beacon Knoll with top neighborhood amenities

Address: 708 Beacon Knoll Ln
Subdivision: Beacon Knoll
List Price: $605,000
Open House:  Saturday, August 22, 1-3 p.m.
Listing Agent: Dana P. Burleson
Open House Agent: Renata Kuhns

Description: Luxury living is calling! This home has everything today’s buyer dreams of including a stunning kitchen with HUGE gathering island, gas range and french white cabinets. The first floor owner’s suite with dual closets and private bath featuring dual vanity, vessel tub and custom shower with seamless glass is the perfect place to unwind. The wow continues with hardwoods, open concept family room/bonus room, custom lighting and tile work, vaulted ceilings, laundry room with wet-sink and more. Stay in vacation mode all year with top neighborhood amenities including pool, tennis courts, two ponds and clubhouse. 

Updated cottage with open floorplan in the heart of Cotswold


Address: 542 McAlway Road
Subdivision: Cotswold
List Price: $539,000
Open House: Saturday, August 29, 1-3 p.m.
Listing Agent: Sarah Martin
Open House Agent: Karen Delozier

Description: This gorgeous, light-filled home was completely gutted in 2008 and now features Bosch appliances, granite countertops, vaulted ceilings, hardwoods throughout and built-in bookshelf! Owner’s suite features a gorgeous glass-enclosed and dual-head shower, dual sinks, soaking tub and two closets. Outdoor living is a breeze with full irrigation system, professionally landscaped and hard-scaped exterior, fenced yard, new stone pathway, fabulous oversized deck and rocking-chair front porch. When you do decide to leave your picture perfect cottage, all the fab shops and restaurants at Cotswold Village are close by. This gem is completely turn-key and ready for you. 

New construction home on site of historic estate with over 3,500 square feet

Address: 3102 Cramer Pond Dr
Subdivision: Midwood
List Price: $1,190,000
Open House:  Saturday, August 29, 1-3 p.m.
Listing / Open House Agent:  Jeff King

Description: Up your lifestyle to “grand”  in this stunning new construction home in Plaza Midwood’s Cramer Pond. Situated on the site of Charlotte’s historic Cramer Estate, this lovely new home is complete with five bedrooms, office/study area, main floor owner’s suite, light-filled great room with accordion style folding doors, two car garage and more jaw-dropping features. Grab a cup of coffee or glass of wine and venture outside to the large outdoor living space with porch and outdoor fireplace. Try a new creation in the chef’s kitchen with thermador stainless steel appliances, built-in refrigerator, professional 48″ gas range and hood, quartz countertops and wet bar with beverage fridge. Enjoy estate living within easy walking distance of Midwood Park, Charlotte Country Club, Midwood’s dining and shopping district and a short drive to Uptown!  

Live in a work of art in this Midwood modern dream

Two story modular modern home with brown and white horizontal and vertical siding with two car black garage door and large windows

Address: 1520 Beckwith Pl
Subdivision: Midwood
List Price: $900,000
Open House:  Saturday, August 29, 1-3 p.m. and Sunday, August 30, 4-6 p.m..
Listing Agent: Shannon Lynch
Open House Agent: Amanda Kupchella (Saturday) / Les Harrell (Sunday)

Description: This stunning home makes every day feel like a special occasion! From the statement chandelier in the entryway and gourmet kitchen with 48″ gas stove and roomy island, to the covered deck and showstopping staircase, you’ll adore living in this work of art. Get comfortable in the owners’ suite on the main level with private balcony overlooking the backyard, or use the space as an impressive home office or workout room. With five bedrooms and four and half baths, there’s plenty of space for everyone. Find your everyday getaway on the front porch or covered back deck with tons of outdoor living spaces and lots of privacy. Come see what makes this home in Midwood special!

Maintenance free townhome in Plaza Midwood with private balcony

Row of four story townhomes with mix of white gray and cream horizontal and vertical siding with one car garages and white doors

Address: 2013 Hamorton Place
Subdivision: Hamorton Row
List Price: $450,000
Open House:  Saturday, August 29, 1-3 p.m.
Listing Agent: Pat Deely and Lana Laws
Open House Agent: Lara Bucci

Description: Step into home ownership with this new farmhouse-style townhome, located a quick hop, skip or jump to Plaza Midwood’s main street and Veterans Park. Simplify your life without sacrificing all the bells and whistles like a full-floor owner’s retreat, attached private balcony, walk-in closet, desk nook, full-size laundry, two secondary bedrooms (one with attached, city-facing balcony) and bath on the top floor. Designer finishes include quartz kitchen and bath countertops, classic subway tile backsplash, open living level with kitchen island, farmhouse sink, stainless gas range and appliances, full size dining area and porch. This is urban living at its best.  

Classic 1950s brick bungalow in NoDa with covered front porch and fenced patio

Address: 2608 Pinckney Ave
Subdivision: The Arts District
List Price: $425,000
Open House:  Saturday, August 29, 2-4 p.m.
Listing Agent: Pat Deely and Lana Laws
Open House Agent: Noah Spencer

Description: Around the corner from light rail and close to the Pinckney Avenue Park is this stunning home in NoDa! You’ll appreciate the thoughtful details like refinished original hardwoods, matching stained ceiling rafters, custom rolling panel coat closet door, black and brushed gold hardware, quartz and granite countertops, minimalist cove molding, and cool square-edge 8″ baseboards that bring this 1950s gem into the modern age. There’s room for all your stuff with custom closets in both bedrooms, stained-wood linen shelves in the second bathroom, mudroom drop zone and attic. Enjoy fresh air living at its best with covered front porch and rear fenced patio. 

Spacious, low maintenance custom home in desirable Cotswold

Address: 736 Ellsworth Ave
Subdivision: Cotswold
List Price: $995,000
Open House:  Saturday, August 29, 2-4 p.m.
Listing Agent:  Shonn Ross
Open House Agent: Erum Faruqui

Description: Yes, you can have the best of both worlds! This home in hot Cotswold is just minutes to shopping, dining and Center City with all the perks of suburban living. Built by Grandfather Homes, you’ll fall for the gorgeous hardwood floors, dreamy kitchen with abundant cabinetry, sleek quartz counters, custom stainless steel hood, Thermador range and refrigerator. Gather everyone together in the living area with beautiful fireplace and access to the covered rear porch with retractable screens. Use the main level guest room with ensuite bath to host friends and family or make it your dream office space! The second floor includes the owner’s suite as well as two secondary bedrooms. A bonus room or fifth bedroom await on the third floor. Outdoor features include double detached garage, paver terrace with built-in grill and charming yard with synthetic grass. 

Two bedroom, two bath ranch home with detached garage in NoDa

Address: 3024 Holt St
Subdivision: The Arts District 
List Price: $392,500
Open House:  Saturday, August 29, 2-4 p.m.
Listing / Open House Agent:  Shannon Lynch

Description: You do not want to miss this home with personality plus in Charlotte’s Arts District in NoDa. This adorable brick ranch located on a corner lot with fenced yard is move in ready. This home stands out with an original Greek-inspired mural by local artist Jason Lee Parker. Recent updates include reglazed tub, enhanced master closet shelving system, leafree gutter guards, guest bath vanity, interior paint, master bath vent fan, dining room chandelier and newer roof and water heater! Close to all that NoDa and Plaza Midwood have to offer and less than a mile to light rail, this is living!

Third story condo with private balcony off master suite

Address: 1733 Matheson Ave
Subdivision: Midwood
List Price: $359,900
Open House: Sunday, August 30, 2-4 p.m.
Listing / Open House Agent: Erum Faruqui

Description: This renovated third story condo has been given a luxurious makeover with new flooring, stunning oak stairs and upgraded kitchen with new cabinets, backsplash, countertops and island. Located off Matheson Avenue in Midwood with close proximity to NoDa, Villa Heights, Optimist Park, you’ll adore living in one of the hottest spots in the city. With an open dining area, spacious living room and lower level bedroom perfect for an office, you can finally get the work/life balance you’ve been craving. Check out the upstairs master suite with private balcony, and there’s plenty of room for guests in the second bedroom with full bath. All this plus an oversized one-car garage with lots of storage.

New Atlas Urban Home with large balcony and streetscape view

Address: 3111 Whiting Ave 
Subdivision: Atlas Urban Homes
List Price: Starting at $644,900
Open House: Sunday, August 30, 2-4 p.m.
Listing Agent:  Pat Deely and Lana Laws
Open House Agent:  John Geuss

Description:  This home checks all the boxes! Beautiful, stylish new home? Check. Short walk to NoDa? Check. Want fantastic features including an open living level with breakfast nook, dining area, great room with distressed wood accent TV wall, kitchen with large eat-at island, pop-up outlets, tile backsplash, black stainless appliances (including gas range) and matching butler’s pantry with wine fridge? Done! This Atlas Urban Home continues to impress with large balcony with a streetscape view, first floor bedroom suite, third floor master with vaulted ceilings, oversized walk-in closet, stunning glass enclosed shower, freestanding tub, dual vanity and water closet. This is a must see!

Meticulously maintained single-family home on a corner lot with curb appeal plus

Address: 2322 Woodward Ave
Subdivision: Brightwalk
List Price: Starting at $495,000
Open House: Sunday, August 29, 2-4 p.m.
Listing Agent: Jess Flinn
Open House Agent: Laura Bostian

Description: Ready to make your dreams of living in the Brightwalk neighborhood come true? This is the home you’ve been waiting for. This home has TONS of curb appeal and has been meticulously maintained with upgrades inside and out. This home was designed for today’s buyer with a cozy office space with a faux fireplace, room for a shoe drop, beverage nook and open layout where entertaining is made easy in the kitchen, living and dining room area that bring everyone together. There’s room for everyone to spread out with an extra loft space, large master suite on the second floor and finished third floor bonus room. Brightwalk is a short stroll to Camp Northend and minutes to Optimist Park, NoDa, Uptown, I-77 and I-85. Perfection!

Tour these homes and see what some new can do for you!