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Charlotte Regional Market Update

November 4th, 2014 Leave A Comment Listed Under: Moving to Charlotte, Real Estate

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Charlotte Market Update Steady job growth has brought Charlotte home prices in most areas nearly all the way back to where they were pre-recession. Generally the real estate recovery began in the the least expensive inner rings of the city, and move to  to the more expensive, and moved to further rings out,  starting in Dilworth and Myers Park and expanding outward to the suburbs. After we review some numbers, lets talk about Why? as in "Why Charlotte?" Lets look at home prices...Continue Reading!

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A Lake Norman Video

October 1st, 2014 Comments Off on A Lake Norman Video Listed Under: Luxury Homes, Moving to Charlotte, Videos

Sailing on Lake Norman

A short introduction to Lake Norman  from Terry McDonald, Broker McDonald Group at Wilkinson ERA Real Estate. Terry takes a quick tour of the largest freshwater lake in North Carolina which turned 50 years old in August. Buying or Selling in Lake Norman? Consider us, a top team in North Carolinas fastest growing brokerage. Here are a few lake area home searches, they are priced highest to lowest, so waterfront first. Cornelius- Waterfront  Mooresville Denver Related Posts Charlotte Homes- Where to Live?  Introduction to Charlotte  a 4 minute...Continue Reading!

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Is Charlotte the Heart of the New South?

August 4th, 2014 Comments Off on Is Charlotte the Heart of the New South? Listed Under: Living Here, Moving to Charlotte


The Queen City is the Heart of the New South So I’ve heard that Atlanta calls itself the capitol of the New South. Ok, I’ll give them that, but if they are the capitol,then Charlotte NC is the Heart of the New South. We may be a smaller big city, but Charlotte has big city amenities, without most of the big city problems!  What's new in Charlotte? How about Bearden Park (above), the Charlotte Knights stadium and record summer attendance, and the buzz surrounding the...Continue Reading!

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Terry’s Top Ten Reasons for Moving to Charlotte

April 12th, 2013 13 Comments » Listed Under: Living Here, Moving to Charlotte

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Relocating to Charlotte? Are you thinking about a move to Charlotte? My wife and 4 children and I came to Charlotte in August, 1993, twenty years this  summer.  We came as adults, with 4 young children, and can look back and say with confidence Charlotte has been good to our family.  If you've seen my video, you knew I grew up in the Maryland suburbs of Washington DC, and spent 3 years in the new York City/ Hoboken NJ area just...Continue Reading!

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5 Best Reasons for Moving to Charlotte! It Is About Lifestyle!

September 19th, 2011 1 Comment » Listed Under: Living Here, Moving to Charlotte, Things To Do Charlotte

Charlotteans from everywhere

If you are moving to Charlotte from the Northeast, or from the West Coast, there are a few things you'll need to adjust too... Charlotte is a Best Value City according to Kiplinger's Consumer Reports Actually ranked #2 in the nation citing relative home values and lower cost of living, and "It’s a banking mecca, and a wide green streak runs through it." since they say it so well, "There are more than 125 companies in green industries, and the city hopes to...Continue Reading!

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Charlotte: The Soul Of The Community

November 23rd, 2009 Comments Off on Charlotte: The Soul Of The Community Listed Under: Living Here, Moving to Charlotte

Charlotte NC What makes people love  Charlotte? Any given Community? What is it about the place that they love? These were some of the questions asked in the three year study by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation conducted by Gallup polling in  26 metropolitan areas around the country. Charlotte was fortunate to be included, and here is what they found. Broadly speaking, almost 28000 people were interviewed in 2008 and 2009  in the 26 city study, there were three primary...Continue Reading!

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